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Welcome to Andersonville ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Andersonville has a population of 221 people<2> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Andersonville.
In the past, Andersonville was named Anderson
Andersonville is 390 feet [119 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Andersonville lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Note: If you leave Andersonville and travel west, you will leave Eastern Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).
Andersonville lies within the (229) area code.
The ZIP code for Andersonville: 31711<4>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Andersonville had an population of 221 people. This is a decrease of 13.33% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 33.23% since the 2000 Census).
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).
More information can be found on the Census 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.
Communities near Andersonville ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Andersonville.
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 Andersonville. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Andersonville.
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 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Andersonville.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Andersonville. See our Newspapers 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.
Adding Andersonville to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Andersonville 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 Andersonville was on a map (with an unknown title) dated 1863.
We also found Andersonville in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Andersonville on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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The official website for Sumter County: www.sumter-ga.com/
The official website for State of Georgia: https://georgia.gov/
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This page was last modified: 17 Apr 2022