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Welcome to Akridge ...
The location of Akridge has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
Akridge is 280 feet [85 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Akridge lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Note: If you travel west from Akridge (for example, toward Bascom (FL)), you will leave Eastern Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).
Akridge lies within the (229) area code.
Communities Also Named Akridge ...
While we believe that this Akridge is located in Grady County, we know of another 2 Georgia communities named Akridge. Those communities are located in the following counties: Mitchell and Thomas County.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Akridge.
Communities near Akridge ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Akridge.
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 Akridge. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Akridge.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Akridge. 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 Akridge.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Akridge. See our Newspapers Page for Akridge.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Akridge ...
Looking for more information about Akridge? 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 Akridge, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Akridge.
Adding Akridge to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Akridge 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 Akridge was on a map (with an unknown title) dated 1910.
We also found Akridge on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Georgia (1911).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Akridge on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified: 17 Apr 2022