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Welcome to Achord ...

Achord is located in Dodge County<1>.

The location of Achord has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

Achord is 270 feet [82 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Adding Achord to Our Gazetteer ...

As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.

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

In addition, we also found mention of Achord elsewhere: The earliest map where we found it was on a .

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

Communities near Achord ...

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

  • Scotland [Telfair County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Scotland
    • Scotland [Telfair County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Achord
    • Population from the 2010 Census: 10,631 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Scotland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Scotland
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Scotland<5>
  • McRae [Telfair County]
  • Alamo [Wheeler County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Alamo
    • Alamo [Wheeler County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the east of Achord
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,317 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alamo
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Alamo<5>
  • Plainfield [Dodge County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Plainfield
    • Plainfield [Dodge County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Achord
    • Estimated population in 2019: 716 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Plainfield have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Plainfield
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Plainfield<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • McRae [Telfair County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for McRae
      • McRae [Telfair County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the southeast of Achord
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on McRae
    • Chauncey [Dodge County]
    • Milan [Telfair County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Milan
      • Milan [Telfair County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Achord
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Milan have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Milan
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Milan<5>
    • Cedar Grove [Laurens County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cedar Grove
      • Cedar Grove [Laurens County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Achord
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cedar Grove
    • Eastman [Dodge County]
    • Rhine [Dodge County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rhine
      • Rhine [Dodge County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Achord
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rhine have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rhine
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rhine<5>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Achord ...

Looking for more information about Achord? 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Achord, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Achord.

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Georgia

About Dodge County

About Georgia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Georgia: https://georgia.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Georgia's counties, including Dodge, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Achord - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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 from Point A (ie- Achord) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Achord. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.1063, Longitude: -82.9688       In this case, the coordinates for Achord have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>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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