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Welcome to Almira ...

Almira is located in Jefferson County<1>.

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

Almira is 250 feet [76 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Adding Almira to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Almira 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 Almira was on a map titled Map of Georgia (from Rand McNally, 1911).

We also found Almira on a map titled .

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

Communities Also Named Almira ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 7 communities that are also named Almira - they are located in Iowa, Michigan, Ontario, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia and Washington.

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

Communities near Almira ...

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

  • Sandersville [Washington County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sandersville
    • Sandersville [Washington County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the west of Almira
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,275 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sandersville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sandersville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sandersville<5>
  • Wrightsville [Johnson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wrightsville
    • Wrightsville [Johnson County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southwest of Almira
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,606 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wrightsville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wrightsville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wrightsville<5>
  • Tennille [Washington County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tennille
    • Tennille [Washington County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the west of Almira
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,211 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tennille
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tennille<5>
  • Louisville [Jefferson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Louisville
    • Louisville [Jefferson County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the northeast of Almira
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,189 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Louisville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Louisville<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Davisboro [Washington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Davisboro
      • Davisboro [Washington County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the northwest of Almira
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,950 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Davisboro
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Davisboro<5>
    • Wrens Station [Jefferson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wrens Station
      • Wrens Station [Jefferson County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northeast of Almira
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,939 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wrens Station
    • Wrens [Jefferson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wrens
      • Wrens [Jefferson County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northeast of Almira
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,924 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wrens
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wrens<5>
    • Wadley [Jefferson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wadley
      • Wadley [Jefferson County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Almira
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,834 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wadley
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wadley<5>
    • Harrison [Washington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Harrison
      • Harrison [Washington County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Almira
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 433 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Harrison
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Harrison<5>
    • Stapletons Crossroads [Jefferson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stapletons Crossroads
      • Stapletons Crossroads [Jefferson County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the north of Almira
      • Estimated population in 2019: 393 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stapletons Crossroads have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stapletons Crossroads

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Almira ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Jefferson County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Almira. 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 Jefferson, 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 Almira - 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- Almira) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Almira. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.9449, Longitude: -82.5260       In this case, the coordinates for Almira 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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