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Lee, Florida
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Welcome to Lee ...

The town of Lee is located in Madison County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Lee has a population of 328 people<2> (see below for details).

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

Lee is 80 feet [24 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Lee is within the (850) area code.

The ZIP code for Lee: 32059<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Lee had an population of 328 people. This is a decrease of 6.82% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 6.82% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Lee had a population of 352 people. This makes Lee the county's 3rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 352 people, the population of Lee has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (with a count of 352 people).

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

Adding Lee to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

Communities Also Named Lee ...

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

Beyond Florida, there are 45 communities that are also named Lee - they are located in Alabama (2), Arkansas (2), California, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (5), Kentucky (2), Louisiana, Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan (2), Mississippi, Montana, Nevada (2), New Hampshire, New York (2), North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Tennessee (2), Texas (2), Utah, Virginia (2), Washington and West Virginia (3).

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

Communities near Lee ...

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

  • Madison [Madison County]
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    • Madison [Madison County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the northwest of Lee
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,763 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Madison
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Madison<6>
  • Jennings [Hamilton County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jennings
    • Jennings [Hamilton County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northeast of Lee
    • Estimated population in 2019: 862 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jennings
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Jennings<6>
  • McIntyre Spring [Brooks County] - Historic
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for McIntyre Spring
    • McIntyre Spring [Brooks County] was located 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the north of Lee
    • Estimated population in 2019: 605 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for McIntyre Spring have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
  • Dowling Park [Suwannee County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dowling Park
    • Dowling Park [Suwannee County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the south of Lee
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dowling Park
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Pinetta [Madison County]
    • Leland [Madison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Leland
      • Leland [Madison County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the north of Lee
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Leland
    • Day [Lafayette County]
    • Hamburg [Madison County]
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      • Hamburg [Madison County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Lee
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hamburg have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hamburg
    • Clyattville [Lowndes County]
    • Lake Park [Lowndes County]

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Lee ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Florida's counties, including Madison, 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 Lee.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Lee - 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 town (such as Lee). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Lee 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- Lee) 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 Lee. 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 LeeOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Lee. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.4198, Longitude: -83.3003    
<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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