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Welcome to Alfords ...

Alfords is located in Worth County<1>.

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

Alfords is 430 feet [131 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Alfords lies within the (229) area code.

Adding Alfords 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 Alfords 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 Alfords elsewhere: The earliest map where we found it was on a .

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

Communities Also Named Alfords ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Alfords - it's located in Louisiana.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Alfords.

Communities near Alfords ...

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

  • Albany [Dougherty County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Albany
    • Albany [Dougherty County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Alfords
    • Estimated population in 2019: 72,130 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Albany
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Albany<5>
  • Hinds [Dougherty County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hinds
    • Hinds [Dougherty County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Alfords
    • Estimated population in 2019: 33,273 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hinds have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hinds
  • Eugemar [Dougherty County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Eugemar
    • Eugemar [Dougherty County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Alfords
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,367 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Eugemar have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Eugemar
  • Greenough [Mitchell County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Greenough
    • Greenough [Mitchell County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Alfords
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,304 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Greenough have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greenough
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Dawson Heights [Dougherty County]
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      • Dawson Heights [Dougherty County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northwest of Alfords
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,246 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dawson Heights have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dawson Heights
    • East Dougherty [Worth County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for East Dougherty
      • East Dougherty [Worth County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the northwest of Alfords
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,398 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for East Dougherty have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Dougherty
    • Lake Park [Dougherty County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lake Park
      • Lake Park [Dougherty County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northwest of Alfords
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,207 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lake Park have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lake Park
    • Relswood Terrace [Dougherty County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Relswood Terrace
      • Relswood Terrace [Dougherty County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Alfords
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,079 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Relswood Terrace have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Relswood Terrace
    • Baconton [Mitchell County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Baconton
      • Baconton [Mitchell County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Alfords
      • Estimated population in 2019: 827 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Baconton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Baconton<5>
    • Hobby [Turner County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hobby
      • Hobby [Turner County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Alfords
      • Estimated population in 2019: 536 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hobby have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hobby

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Alfords ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Alfords. 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 Worth, 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 Alfords - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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- Alfords) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Alfords. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Alfords

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Alfords. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.4624, Longitude: -83.9238       In this case, the coordinates for Alfords 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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