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Welcome to Bainbridge ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Bainbridge has a population of 12,081 people<2> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Bainbridge.
Bainbridge is 120 feet [37 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Bainbridge lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Note: If you travel west from Bainbridge (for example, toward Bascom (FL)), you will leave Eastern Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).
The area code for Bainbridge: (229)
The ZIP code for Bainbridge: 39819<4>
Websites for Bainbridge ...
Official Website: www.bainbridgega.com/
Chamber of Commerce: www.bainbridgega.com/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Bainbridge had an population of 12,081 people. This is a decrease of 4.85% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 3.06% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Bainbridge had a population of 12,697 people (or 45.6% of the total population of Decatur County). This makes Bainbridge the county's most populous community.
The population of Bainbridge represents 0.13% of the total population of Georgia (which has 9,687,653 people), making it the state's 66th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 12,697 people, the population of Bainbridge increased 8.32% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 11,722 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Bainbridge.
Adding Bainbridge to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Bainbridge in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Bainbridge was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Bainbridge on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Bainbridge ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 17 communities that are also named Bainbridge - they are located in Alabama, British Columbia, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Maryland (2), Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri (2), New York, North Carolina, Ohio (2), Pennsylvania and Washington.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Bainbridge.
Communities near Bainbridge ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Bainbridge.
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 Bainbridge. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Bainbridge.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Bainbridge. 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 Bainbridge.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Bainbridge. Our list includes 14 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Bainbridge.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Bainbridge ...
Looking for more information about Bainbridge? 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.
In addition to the Tourism page for Bainbridge, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Bainbridge.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Bainbridge: www.bainbridgega.com/
The official website for State of Georgia: https://georgia.gov/
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This page was last modified: 14 Jun 2021