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Chipley, Florida

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Welcome to Chipley ...

The city of Chipley is located in Washington County and is the County Seat for Washington County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Chipley has a population of 3,570 people<1> (see below for details).

Chipley is 90 feet [27 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: Chipley lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Note: If you travel east from Chipley (for example, toward Chattahoochee), you will leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).

Chipley is within the (850) area code.

The ZIP code for Chipley: 32428<3>

Websites for Chipley ...

Official Website:

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Chipley had a population of 3,605 people (which is 14.48% of the total population of Washington County). This makes Chipley the county's most populous community.

The population of Chipley represents 0.02% of the population of Florida (which has 18,801,310 people), making it the state's 237th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 3,605 people, the population of Chipley has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (which had a count of 3,592 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Chipley had an population of 3,570 people. This is a decrease of 0.97% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 0.61% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Chipley.

Communities Also Named Chipley ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Chipley - they are located in Georgia and Texas (2).

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Chipley.

Communities near Chipley ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Chipley.

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    • Marianna [Jackson County]

      • Marianna [Jackson County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the east of Chipley
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    • Bonifay [Holmes County]

      • Bonifay [Holmes County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the west of Chipley
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    • Graceville [Jackson County]

      • Graceville [Jackson County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the north of Chipley
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    • Cottondale [Jackson County]

      • Cottondale [Jackson County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the east of Chipley
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    • Vernon [Washington County]

      • Vernon [Washington County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Chipley
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    • Alford [Jackson County]

      • Alford [Jackson County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southeast of Chipley
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    • Wausau [Washington County]

      • Wausau [Washington County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the south of Chipley
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    • Esto [Holmes County]

      • Esto [Holmes County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Chipley
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    • Madrid [Houston County]

      • Madrid [Houston County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northeast of Chipley
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    • Caryville [Washington County]

      • Caryville [Washington County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the west of Chipley
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To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Chipley. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Chipley.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Chipley. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Chipley.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Chipley. Our list includes 6 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Chipley.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Chipley ...

Looking for more information about Chipley? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Chipley, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Chipley.

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Florida

About Washington County

About Florida

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Chipley:

The official website for Washington County:

The official website for State of Florida:

Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Chipley.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Chipley - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Chipley). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Chipley or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Chipley) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Chipley. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Chipley

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Chipley. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.7796, Longitude: -85.5384    






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