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Welcome to Lawtey ...

The city of Lawtey is located in Bradford County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Lawtey has a population of 730 people<2> (see below for details).

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

Lawtey is 150 feet [46 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Lawtey is located in the (904) area code.

The ZIP code for Lawtey: 32058<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Lawtey had an population of 730 people (or an increase of 11.28% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Lawtey had a population of 730 people. This makes Lawtey the county's 2nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 730 people, the population of Lawtey increased 11.28% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 656 people).

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

Communities near Lawtey ...

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

  • MacClenny [Baker County]
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    • MacClenny [Baker County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the north of Lawtey
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,090 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on MacClenny
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for MacClenny<6>
  • Starke [Bradford County]
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    • Starke [Bradford County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the south of Lawtey
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,471 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Starke
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Starke<6>
  • Lake Butler [Union County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lake Butler
    • Lake Butler [Union County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the west of Lawtey
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,789 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lake Butler
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lake Butler<6>
  • Keystone Heights [Clay County]
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    • Baldwin [Duval County]
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      • Baldwin [Duval County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the north of Lawtey
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,486 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Baldwin
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Baldwin<6>
    • Waldo [Alachua County]
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      • Waldo [Alachua County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the south of Lawtey
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 998 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Waldo
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Waldo<6>
    • Penney Farms [Clay County]
    • Hampton [Bradford County]
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      • Hampton [Bradford County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the south of Lawtey
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 512 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hampton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hampton<6>
    • Glen Saint Mary [Baker County]
    • Brooker [Bradford County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brooker
      • Brooker [Bradford County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southwest of Lawtey
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 340 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brooker
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brooker<6>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Lawtey ...

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

Adding Lawtey to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Lawtey 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 Lawtey was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Lawtey on a map titled Shell Oil Road Map for Florida (1956).

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

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About Bradford County

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

The official website for Bradford County: www.bradford-co-fla.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 Bradford, 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 Lawtey.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Lawtey - 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 Lawtey). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Lawtey 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Lawtey) 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 Lawtey. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from LawteyOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Lawtey. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.0463, Longitude: -82.0712    
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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