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Welcome to Artesia ...

So far, we have found very little information about Artesia. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>

We've added Artesia to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Artesia, please Contact Us.


Artesia would have been located within present day Worth County<2>.

The location of Artesia has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<3>

While the community is gone, the present day location for Artesia is 260 feet [79 m] above sea level.<4>.

Time Zone: The area where Artesia was located is in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Artesia would have been located in the (229) area code.

Adding Artesia to Our Gazetteer ...

As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.

We originally found mention of Artesia in the GNIS. For more information, see the Referenced GNIS Codes section on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, we also found mention of Artesia elsewhere: The earliest map where we found it was on a .

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

Communities Also Named Artesia ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 7 communities that are also named Artesia - they are located in Arizona, California, Florida, Mississippi, Nevada, New Mexico and North Carolina.

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

Communities near Artesia ...

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

  • Albany [Dougherty County]
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    • Albany [Dougherty County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the west of Artesia
    • Estimated population in 2019: 72,130 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Albany
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Albany<6>
  • Hinds [Dougherty County]
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    • Hinds [Dougherty County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the west of Artesia
    • Estimated population in 2019: 33,273 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hinds have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hinds
  • Eugemar [Dougherty County]
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    • Eugemar [Dougherty County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the west of Artesia
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,367 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Eugemar have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Eugemar
  • Greenough [Mitchell County]
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    • Greenough [Mitchell County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southwest of Artesia
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,304 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Greenough have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Dawson Heights [Dougherty County]
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      • Dawson Heights [Dougherty County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the west of Artesia
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,246 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dawson Heights have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dawson Heights
    • Lake Park [Dougherty County]
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      • Lake Park [Dougherty County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the west of Artesia
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,207 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lake Park have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lake Park
    • Relswood Terrace [Dougherty County]
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      • Relswood Terrace [Dougherty County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the west of Artesia
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,079 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Relswood Terrace have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Baconton [Mitchell County]
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      • Baconton [Mitchell County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Artesia
      • Estimated population in 2019: 827 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Baconton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Baconton<6>
    • Hobby [Turner County]
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      • Hobby [Turner County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northeast of Artesia
      • Estimated population in 2019: 536 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hobby have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hobby
    • Cuffietown [Worth County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cuffietown
      • Cuffietown [Worth County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northeast of Artesia
      • Estimated population in 2019: 186 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cuffietown have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cuffietown

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

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

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Georgia

About Worth County

About Georgia

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for State of Georgia: https://georgia.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Artesia, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.
<2>If you're interested in how the shape of Georgia's counties, including Worth, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<3>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.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Artesia - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Artesia) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Artesia. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.5502, Longitude: -83.9674       In this case, the coordinates for Artesia 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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