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Welcome to Atkinson ...

Atkinson is located in Brantley County.

The location of Atkinson has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

Atkinson is 50 feet [15 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Atkinson lies within the (912) area code.

Communities Also Named Atkinson ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Georgia communities named Atkinson: This one is located in Brantley County and the other is located in Wayne County.

Beyond Georgia, there are 16 communities that are also named Atkinson - they are located in Alabama, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Michigan, Minnesota, Nebraska, New Hampshire, North Carolina, Nova Scotia, Ontario, Utah and Washington.

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

Communities near Atkinson ...

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

  • Woodbine [Camden County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Woodbine have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Woodbine
    • Woodbine [Camden County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the southeast of Atkinson
    • Estimated population for 2018: 1,347 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Woodbine
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Woodbine
  • Nahunta [Brantley County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Nahunta
    • Nahunta [Brantley County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the west of Atkinson
    • Estimated population for 2018: 1,102 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nahunta
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Nahunta
  • Hoboken [Brantley County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hoboken
    • Hoboken [Brantley County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the west of Atkinson
    • Estimated population for 2018: 532 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hoboken
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hoboken
  • Offerman [Pierce County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Offerman
    • Offerman [Pierce County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the northwest of Atkinson
    • Estimated population for 2018: 441 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Offerman
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Offerman
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Hortense [Brantley County]
    • Georgetown [Glynn County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Georgetown
      • Georgetown [Glynn County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the east of Atkinson
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Georgetown
    • Waverly [Camden County]
    • White Oak [Camden County]
    • Blythe Island [Glynn County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Blythe Island
      • Blythe Island [Glynn County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the east of Atkinson
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Blythe Island
    • Hickory Bluff [Camden County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hickory Bluff
      • Hickory Bluff [Camden County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the southeast of Atkinson
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hickory Bluff

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Atkinson ...

Looking for more information about Atkinson? 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.

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Georgia

About Brantley County

About Georgia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Brantley County: www.brantleycounty.org/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>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.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Atkinson - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Atkinson) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Atkinson. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.2233, Longitude: -81.8526       In this case, the coordinates for Atkinson have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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