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Welcome to Hawthorne ...

The city of Hawthorne is located in Alachua County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Hawthorne has a population of 1,529 people<2> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Hawthorne.

Hawthorne is 140 feet [43 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Hawthorne: (352)

The ZIP code for Hawthorne: 32640<4>

Websites for Hawthorne ...

Official Website: www.cityofhawthorne.net/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Hawthorne had an population of 1,529 people. This is an increase of 7.9% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 8.06% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Hawthorne had a population of 1,417 people. This makes Hawthorne the county's 5th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,417 people, the population of Hawthorne has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,415 people).

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

Communities Also Named Hawthorne ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Florida communities named Hawthorne: This one is located in Alachua County and the other is located in Lake County.

Beyond Florida, there are 32 communities that are also named Hawthorne - they are located in California, Connecticut, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland (2), Michigan, Mississippi (2), Nebraska, Nevada, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Nova Scotia, Ontario (3), Oregon, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas (2), Virginia, West Virginia and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Hawthorne ...

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

  • Gainesville [Alachua County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gainesville
    • Gainesville [Alachua County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the west of Hawthorne
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 135,004 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gainesville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gainesville<6>
  • Keystone Heights [Clay County]
  • Interlachen [Putnam County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Interlachen
    • Interlachen [Putnam County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the east of Hawthorne
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,477 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Interlachen
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Interlachen<6>
  • Waldo [Alachua County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Waldo
    • Waldo [Alachua County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the north of Hawthorne
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 998 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Waldo
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Waldo<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Micanopy [Alachua County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Micanopy
      • Micanopy [Alachua County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the southwest of Hawthorne
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 637 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Micanopy
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Micanopy<6>
    • Reddick [Marion County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Reddick
      • Reddick [Marion County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Hawthorne
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 564 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Reddick
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Reddick<6>
    • Hampton [Bradford County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hampton
      • Hampton [Bradford County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the north of Hawthorne
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 512 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hampton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hampton<6>
    • McIntosh [Marion County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for McIntosh
      • McIntosh [Marion County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the southwest of Hawthorne
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 507 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on McIntosh
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for McIntosh<6>
    • Lochloosa [Alachua County]
    • Windsor [Alachua County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Windsor
      • Windsor [Alachua County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Hawthorne
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Windsor have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Windsor

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 Hawthorne. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Hawthorne.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Hawthorne. 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 Hawthorne.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Hawthorne. See our Newspapers Page for Hawthorne.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Hawthorne ...

Looking for more information about Hawthorne? 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 Hawthorne, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Hawthorne.

Adding Hawthorne to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Hawthorne in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Hawthorne was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Hawthorne on our Genealogy Page.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Alachua County

About Florida

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Hawthorne: www.cityofhawthorne.net/

The official website for Alachua County: www.alachua-county.org/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Florida's counties, including Alachua, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Hawthorne.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Hawthorne - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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 Hawthorne). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Hawthorne or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Hawthorne) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Hawthorne. 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 HawthorneOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Hawthorne. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 29.5963, Longitude: -82.0865    
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<7>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.






















 

 

 

 

 


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