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Welcome to Fanning Springs ...

The city of Fanning Springs is primarily located in Gilchrist County. A portion of Fanning Springs extends into Levy County.

A typical abbreviation for Fanning Springs: Fanning Spgs. (or less commonly used: Fanning Spngs. or Fanning Sprngs.)

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Fanning Springs has a population of 1,009 people<1> (see below for details).

Fanning Springs is near sea level<2>.

Time Zone: Fanning Springs lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Fanning Springs lies within the (352) area code.

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Fanning Springs had a population of 764 people. This makes Fanning Springs the county's 2nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 764 people, the population of Fanning Springs increased 3.66% from the 2000 Census (that had a count of 737 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Fanning Springs had an population of 1,009 people. This is an increase of 32.07% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 36.91% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Fanning Springs.

Communities near Fanning Springs ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you drove it.<3>.

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Andrews   [Map]   ---   SE   4 miles [6.4 km]
Bell   [Map]   483   N   12 miles [19.3 km]
Bronson   [Map]   1,119   SE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Chiefland   [Map]   2,180   SE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Cross City   [Map]   1,716   W   12 miles [19.3 km]
Little Lake City   [Map]   ---   N   16 miles [25.7 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Fanning Springs.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Fanning Springs. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Fanning Springs. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Fanning Springs.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Fanning Springs:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Fanning Springs ...

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

In addition to the Tourism page for Fanning Springs, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Fanning Springs.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People have found Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Fanning Springs. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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About Gilchrist County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Fanning Springs. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Gilchrist County: www.gilchrist.fl.us/

The official website for State of Florida: www.myflorida.com/



Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Fanning Springs.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Fanning Springs - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance starting from Fanning Springs. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Fanning Springs) 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 Fanning Springs. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Fanning Springs

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Fanning Springs. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 29.5902, Longitude: -82.9248     [Map].

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<4>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Fanning Springs.



 
 
 

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