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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.

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

While the community is gone, the present day location for Akridge is 350 feet [107 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The location where Akridge once stood is in the (229) area code.

Communities near Akridge ...

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 Akridge and not the distance if driven.<4>.

Community   2017<5>
Population
DirDistance
Baconton   [Map]   848   NW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Camilla   [Map]   5,030   W   11 miles [17.7 km]
Coolidge   [Map]   524   SE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Doerun   [Map]   756   NE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Funston   [Map]   451   E   8 miles [12.9 km]
Meigs   [Map]   1,032   S   11 miles [17.7 km]

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

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.

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 Akridge. 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 Akridge. 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 Akridge.

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

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About Mitchell County

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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.

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<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.

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

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<4>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 drawn 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     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Akridge have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<5>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Akridge.

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