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Welcome to Ararat ...

Ararat is located in Dodge County<1>.

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

Ararat is 290 feet [88 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Communities Also Named Ararat ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 6 communities that are also named Ararat - they are located in Alabama, Louisiana, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, South Carolina and Virginia.

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

Communities near Ararat ...

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

  • McRae - Helena [Telfair County]
  • Eastman [Dodge County]
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    • Eastman [Dodge County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the north of Ararat
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,096 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Eastman
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Eastman<5>
  • Abbeville [Wilcox County]
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    • Abbeville [Wilcox County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Ararat
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,656 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Abbeville<5>
  • Plainfield [Dodge County]
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    • Plainfield [Dodge County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the north of Ararat
    • Estimated population in 2019: 716 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Plainfield have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Plainfield<5>
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    • Milan [Telfair County]
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      • Milan [Telfair County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the southeast of Ararat
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 649 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Milan have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Milan
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Milan<5>
    • Cadwell [Laurens County]
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      • Cadwell [Laurens County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the north of Ararat
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 539 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cadwell<5>
    • Rhine [Dodge County]
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      • Rhine [Dodge County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Ararat
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 364 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rhine have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rhine<5>
    • Scotland [Telfair County]
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      • Scotland [Telfair County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the east of Ararat
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 334 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Scotland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Scotland<5>
    • Chauncey [Dodge County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chauncey
      • Chauncey [Dodge County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Ararat
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 321 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chauncey<5>
    • Jacksonville [Telfair County]
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      • Jacksonville [Telfair County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southeast of Ararat
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 126 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jacksonville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Jacksonville<5>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ararat ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Ararat. 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 Dodge, 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 Ararat - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<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 drawn from Point A (ie- Ararat) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ararat. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.0613, Longitude: -83.1263       In this case, the coordinates for Ararat 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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