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Quincy, Florida

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Welcome to Quincy ...

The city of Quincy is located in Gadsden County and is the County Seat for Gadsden County.

When the people of Quincy refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Quincyan<1>

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Quincy has a population of 7,542 people<2> (see below for details).

Quincy is 240 feet [73 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Note: If you travel west from Quincy (for example, toward Altha), you will leave Eastern Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).

Quincy is located in the (850) area code.

The ZIP codes for Quincy: 32351-32353<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Quincy had a population of 7,972 people (or 17.19% of the total population of Gadsden County). This makes Quincy the county's most populous community.

The population of Quincy represents 0.04% of the total population of Florida (which has 18,801,310 people), making it the state's 176th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 7,972 people, the population of Quincy increased 14.18% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 6,982 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Quincy had an population of 7,542 people. This is a decrease of 5.39% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 8.02% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Quincy ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Quincy and not the distance if you are driving.<5>.

Community   2017
Chattahoochee   [Map]   3,104   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Greensboro   [Map]   607   W   9 miles [14.5 km]
Gretna   [Map]   1,383   NW   5 miles [8 km]
Havana   [Map]   1,671   E   10 miles [16.1 km]
Hosford   [Map]   ---   SW   18 miles [29 km]
Midway   [Map]   3,326   SE   9 miles [14.5 km]

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

Communities Also Named Quincy ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 27 communities that are also named Quincy - they are located in Arkansas, California, Colorado, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (2), Kentucky, Massachusetts, Michigan (2), Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, New Hampshire, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Texas, Washington, West Virginia and Wisconsin.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Quincy. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Quincy. 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 Quincy. Our list includes 15 papers.

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

Websites for Quincy ...

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TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Quincy ...

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>A demonym is the name for a resident of a community which is usually derived from (or is related to) the name of that community. In other words, it's how the residents of Quincy refer to themselves. It's important to note that there aren't any rules for taking a city's name and turning it into a demonym. A demonym is informal and while the majority of Quincy may use one name, keep in mind that others may use something different.

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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Quincy.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Quincy - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<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 Quincy). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Quincy or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

Our list of ZIP Codes for Quincy includes: 32351, 32352 & 32353.

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<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- Quincy) 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 Quincy. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Quincy

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Quincy. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.5881, Longitude: -84.5815     [Map].

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