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Welcome to Akridge ...

So far, we have found very little information about Akridge. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>

We've added Akridge to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Akridge, please Contact Us.


Akridge would have been located within present day Mitchell County<2>.

The location of Akridge has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<3>

While the community is gone, the present day location for Akridge is 350 feet [107 m] above sea level.<4>.

Time Zone: The area where Akridge was located is in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

If Akridge still existed, it would have been in the (229) area code.

Communities Also Named Akridge ...

While we believe that this Akridge is located in Mitchell County, we know of another 2 Georgia communities named Akridge. Those communities are located in the following counties: Grady 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.

  • Moultrie [Colquitt County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Moultrie have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Moultrie
    • Moultrie [Colquitt County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the east of Akridge
    • Estimated population for 2018: 14,146 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Moultrie
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Moultrie
  • Camilla [Mitchell County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Camilla
    • Camilla [Mitchell County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the west of Akridge
    • Estimated population for 2018: 4,919 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Camilla
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Camilla
  • Pelham [Mitchell County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pelham
    • Pelham [Mitchell County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the southwest of Akridge
    • Estimated population for 2018: 3,519 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pelham
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pelham
  • Meigs [Thomas County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Meigs have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Meigs
    • Meigs [Thomas County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the south of Akridge
    • Estimated population for 2018: 1,029 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Meigs
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Meigs
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Baconton [Mitchell County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Baconton
      • Baconton [Mitchell County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the northwest of Akridge
      • Estimated population for 2018: 844 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Baconton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Baconton
    • Doerun [Colquitt County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Doerun
      • Doerun [Colquitt County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the northeast of Akridge
      • Estimated population for 2018: 747 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Doerun
    • Ochlocknee [Thomas County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ochlocknee have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ochlocknee
      • Ochlocknee [Thomas County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the south of Akridge
      • Estimated population for 2018: 675 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ochlocknee
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ochlocknee
    • Newton [Baker County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Newton have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Newton
      • Newton [Baker County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the west of Akridge
      • Estimated population for 2018: 579 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Newton
    • Coolidge [Thomas County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Coolidge
      • Coolidge [Thomas County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southeast of Akridge
      • Estimated population for 2018: 525 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Coolidge
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Coolidge
    • Funston [Colquitt County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Funston
      • Funston [Colquitt County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the east of Akridge
      • Estimated population for 2018: 447 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Funston
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Funston

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.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Georgia

About Mitchell County

About Georgia

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Mitchell County: www.mitchellcountyga.net

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

Footnotes ...

<1>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Akridge, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.
<2>If you're interested in how the shape of Georgia's counties, including Mitchell, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<3>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.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Akridge - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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- Akridge) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Akridge. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.2257, Longitude: -84.0221       In this case, the coordinates for Akridge have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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