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Welcome to Attapulgus ...
The city of Attapulgus is located in Decatur County.
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Attapulgus has a population of 431 people<1> (see below for details).
Attapulgus is 310 feet [94 m] above sea level.<2>.
Time Zone: Attapulgus lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Note: If you travel west from Attapulgus (for example, toward Sneads (FL)), you will leave Eastern Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).
The area code for Attapulgus: (229)
The ZIP code for Attapulgus: 31715<3>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Attapulgus had a population of 449 people. This makes Attapulgus the county's 2nd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 449 people, the population of Attapulgus decreased 8.74% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 492 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Attapulgus had an population of 431 people. This is a decrease of 4.01% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 12.4% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Attapulgus.
Communities near Attapulgus ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Attapulgus and not the distance if you are going to drive.<4>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Attapulgus.
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TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Attapulgus ...
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This page was last modified: 17 Jan 2019