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Welcome to Autney ...

Autney is located in McDuffie County<1>.

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

Autney is 410 feet [125 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

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

Communities near Autney ...

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

  • Grovetown [Columbia County]
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    • Grovetown [Columbia County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northeast of Autney
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 16,639 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Grovetown
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Grovetown<6>
  • Thomson [McDuffie County]
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    • Thomson [McDuffie County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the northwest of Autney
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,463 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Thomson have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Thomson
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Thomson<6>
  • Hephzibah [Richmond County]
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    • Hephzibah [Richmond County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the east of Autney
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,936 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hephzibah
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hephzibah<6>
  • Harlem [Columbia County]
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    • Harlem [Columbia County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the northeast of Autney
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,547 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Harlem
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Harlem<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Wrens Station [Jefferson County]
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      • Wrens Station [Jefferson County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the south of Autney
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,939 people
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    • Wrens [Jefferson County]
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      • Wrens [Jefferson County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the south of Autney
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,924 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wrens
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wrens<6>
    • Warrenton [Warren County]
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      • Warrenton [Warren County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the west of Autney
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,707 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Warrenton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Warrenton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Warrenton<6>
    • Hamilton Crossroads [McDuffie County]
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      • Hamilton Crossroads [McDuffie County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the north of Autney
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,117 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hamilton Crossroads have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hamilton Crossroads
    • Megahee [McDuffie County]
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      • Megahee [McDuffie County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<5> to the northeast of Autney
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,031 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Megahee have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Megahee
    • Blythe [Richmond County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Blythe
      • Blythe [Richmond County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the east of Autney
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 700 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Blythe
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Blythe<6>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Autney ...

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

Adding Autney to Our Gazetteer ...

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

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Autney was on a map (with an unknown title) dated 1895.

We also found Autney on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Georgia (1911).

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About McDuffie County

About Georgia

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Autney. 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 McDuffie, 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 Autney - 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' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Autney) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Autney. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.3474, Longitude: -82.4390       In this case, the coordinates for Autney 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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