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Welcome to Ambrose ...

The city of Ambrose is located in Coffee County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2016, Ambrose has a population of 382 people<1> (see below for details).

Ambrose is 300 feet [91 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The telephone area code for Ambrose: (912)

The ZIP code for Ambrose: 31512<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Ambrose had a population of 380 people. This makes Ambrose the county's 4th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 380 people, the population of Ambrose increased 18.75% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 320 people).

Taken from the 2016 Census Estimates, Ambrose had an population of 382 people. This is an increase of 0.53% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 19.38% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Ambrose.

Communities near Ambrose ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Ambrose and not the distance if you are driving it.<4>.

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Alapaha   [Map]   662   SW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Broxton   [Map]   1,185   E   7 miles [11.3 km]
Denton   [Map]   251   NE   20 miles [32.2 km]
Douglas   [Map]   11,727   SE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Fitzgerald   [Map]   8,927   NW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Jacksonville   [Map]   136   N   15 miles [24.1 km]

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

Communities Also Named Ambrose ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 11 communities that are also named Ambrose - they are located in Alabama, California (2), Iowa, Kentucky, Missouri, North Dakota, Ohio, Ontario, Pennsylvania and Texas.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Ambrose. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Ambrose. 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 Ambrose.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ambrose ...

Looking for more information about Ambrose? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Ambrose, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Ambrose.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People have found Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Ambrose. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Ambrose.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Ambrose - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Ambrose). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Ambrose or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that starts in Ambrose. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Ambrose) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Ambrose. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Ambrose

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ambrose. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.5946, Longitude: -83.0136     [Map].

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<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Ambrose.