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Andersonville, Georgia
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Welcome to Andersonville ...

The city of Andersonville is located in Sumter County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Andersonville has a population of 233 people<1> (see below for details).

Andersonville is 390 feet [119 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Note: If you travel west from Andersonville, you will leave Eastern Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).

Andersonville is within the boundaries of the (229) area code.

The ZIP code for Andersonville: 31711<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Andersonville had a population of 255 people. This makes Andersonville the county's 4th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 255 people, the population of Andersonville decreased 22.96% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 331 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Andersonville had an population of 233 people. This is a decrease of 8.63% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 29.61% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Andersonville ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Andersonville and not the distance if driven.<4>.

Community   2017
Americus   [Map]   15,400   SW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Byromville   [Map]   522   E   13 miles [20.9 km]
De Soto   [Map]   175   S   17 miles [27.4 km]
Ellaville   [Map]   1,867   W   10 miles [16.1 km]
Ideal   [Map]   450   N   12 miles [19.3 km]
Leslie   [Map]   374   S   16 miles [25.7 km]

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

Communities Also Named Andersonville ...

While we believe that this Andersonville is located in Sumter County, we know of another 2 Georgia communities named Andersonville. Those communities are located in the following counties: Cherokee and Cobb County.

Beyond Georgia, there are 16 communities that are also named Andersonville - they are located in Alabama, Colorado, Indiana (2), Kentucky, Michigan, Montana, New Brunswick, Ohio (2), South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia and West Virginia.

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

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 Andersonville. 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 Andersonville. 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 Andersonville.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Andersonville ...

Looking for more information about Andersonville? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Andersonville, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Andersonville.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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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 Andersonville.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Andersonville - 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 Andersonville). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Andersonville 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. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Andersonville) 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 Andersonville. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Andersonville

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Andersonville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.1960, Longitude: -84.1400     [Map].

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