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Welcome to Adasburg ...

Adasburg is located in Wilkes County<1>.

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

Adasburg is 520 feet [158 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Area codes for Adasburg: (706) and (762)<4>

Communities near Adasburg ...

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

  • Columbia Mine (6 miles [9.7 km] to the south) - Historic
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Columbia Mine
    • Columbia Mine was located 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the south of Adasburg and is located in McDuffie County
    • Estimated population in 2019: 195,769 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Columbia Mine have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
  • Thomson (16 miles [25.7 km] to the south)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Thomson
    • Thomson lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the south of Adasburg and is located in McDuffie County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,463 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Thomson have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Thomson
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Thomson<6>
  • Washington (11 miles [17.7 km] to the west)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Washington
    • Washington lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the west of Adasburg and is located in Wilkes County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,907 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Washington
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Washington<6>
  • Lincolnton (7 miles [11.3 km] to the northeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lincolnton
    • Lincolnton lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the northeast of Adasburg and is located in Lincoln County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,504 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lincolnton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lincolnton<6>
  • Hamilton Crossroads (10 miles [16.1 km] to the south)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hamilton Crossroads
    • Hamilton Crossroads lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the south of Adasburg and is located in McDuffie County
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,117 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hamilton Crossroads have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hamilton Crossroads
  • Hesters Ferry (16 miles [25.7 km] to the north)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hesters Ferry
    • Hesters Ferry lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the north of Adasburg and is located in Lincoln County
    • Estimated population in 2019: 911 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hesters Ferry have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hesters Ferry
  • Lundberg (10 miles [16.1 km] to the west)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lundberg
    • Lundberg lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the west of Adasburg and is located in Wilkes County
    • Estimated population in 2019: 831 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lundberg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lundberg
  • Cadley (13 miles [20.9 km] to the southwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cadley
    • Cadley lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the southwest of Adasburg and is located in Warren County
    • Estimated population in 2019: 540 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cadley have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cadley
  • Tignall (15 miles [24.1 km] to the northwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tignall
    • Tignall lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northwest of Adasburg and is located in Wilkes County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 493 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tignall have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tignall
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tignall<6>
  • Norwood (19 miles [30.6 km] to the southwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Norwood
    • Norwood lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southwest of Adasburg and is located in Warren County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 224 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Norwood have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Norwood
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Norwood<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 Adasburg. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Adasburg.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Adasburg ...

Looking for more information about Adasburg? 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 Adasburg, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Adasburg.

Adding Adasburg to Our Gazetteer ...

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

We also found Adasburg on a map (with an unknown title) dated 1899.

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

Recent Changes to RoadsideThoughts ...

Mentions & References for Adasburg

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Georgia

About Wilkes County

About Georgia

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Adasburg. 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 Wilkes, 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 Adasburg - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (762) is an overlay for area code (706).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Adasburg) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Adasburg. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.7062, Longitude: -82.5482       In this case, the coordinates for Adasburg have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<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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