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Welcome to Apalachee ...

Apalachee is located in Morgan County<1>.

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

Apalachee is 640 feet [195 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Telephone area codes for Apalachee: (706) and (762)<4>

Adding Apalachee to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Apalachee 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 Apalachee was

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

Communities near Apalachee ...

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

  • Athens [Clarke County]
  • Chamberlin [Clarke County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chamberlin
    • Chamberlin [Clarke County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the north of Apalachee
    • Estimated population in 2019: 30,307 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chamberlin have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chamberlin
  • Monroe [Walton County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Monroe
    • Monroe [Walton County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northwest of Apalachee
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 13,979 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Monroe
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Monroe<6>
  • Cumberland [Oconee County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cumberland
    • Cumberland [Oconee County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the north of Apalachee
    • Estimated population in 2019: 6,547 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cumberland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cumberland
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Social Circle [Walton County]
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      • Social Circle [Walton County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the west of Apalachee
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,630 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Social Circle
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Social Circle<6>
    • Madison [Morgan County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Madison
      • Madison [Morgan County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the south of Apalachee
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,258 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Madison have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Madison
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Madison<6>
    • Cleveland Station [Clarke County]
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      • Cleveland Station [Clarke County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the north of Apalachee
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,165 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cleveland Station have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cleveland Station
    • Greensboro [Greene County]
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      • Greensboro [Greene County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Apalachee
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,272 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greensboro
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Greensboro<6>
    • Watkinsville [Oconee County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Watkinsville
      • Watkinsville [Oconee County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the north of Apalachee
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,962 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Watkinsville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Watkinsville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Watkinsville<6>
    • Spartan Lane [Oconee County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Spartan Lane
      • Spartan Lane [Oconee County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the north of Apalachee
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,230 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Spartan Lane have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Spartan Lane

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Apalachee ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Georgia

About Morgan County

About Georgia

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Apalachee. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Morgan County: www.morganga.org/

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 Morgan, 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 Apalachee - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (762) is an overlay for area code (706).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Apalachee) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Apalachee. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.6865, Longitude: -83.4310       In this case, the coordinates for Apalachee have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>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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