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Welcome to Beach ...

Beach is located in Ware County<1>.

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

Beach is 160 feet [49 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Beach: (912)

Communities Also Named Beach ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 10 communities that are also named Beach - they are located in Florida, Illinois, Massachusetts, Mississippi, Missouri, North Dakota (2), Texas, Virginia and Washington.

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

Communities near Beach ...

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

  • Waycross [Ware County]
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    • Waycross [Ware County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southeast of Beach
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 13,466 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Waycross
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Waycross<5>
  • Waltertown [Ware County]
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    • Waltertown [Ware County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Beach
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,115 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Waltertown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Waltertown has also been known as:
    • Watertown
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  • Blackshear [Pierce County]
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    • Blackshear [Pierce County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southeast of Beach
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,523 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Blackshear
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Blackshear<5>
  • Alma [Bacon County]
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    • Alma [Bacon County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the north of Beach
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,336 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alma
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Alma<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Nicholls [Coffee County]
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      • Nicholls [Coffee County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Beach
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,332 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nicholls
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Nicholls<5>
    • Guysie [Bacon County]
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      • Guysie [Bacon County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the north of Beach
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,226 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Guysie have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Guysie
    • Oak Park [Coffee County]
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      • Oak Park [Coffee County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the west of Beach
      • Estimated population in 2019: 470 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oak Park have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oak Park
    • Talmo [Ware County]
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      • Talmo [Ware County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Beach
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Talmo
    • Coffee [Bacon County]
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      • Coffee [Bacon County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Beach
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Coffee
    • Waresboro [Ware County]
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      • Waresboro [Ware County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the south of Beach
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Waresboro have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Waresboro
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Waresboro<5>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Beach ...

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

Adding Beach to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Beach 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 Beach was on a map (with an unknown title) dated 1895.

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

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

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About Ware County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Ware County: www.warecounty.com/

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 Ware, 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 Beach - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Beach) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Beach. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.4399, Longitude: -82.5037       In this case, the coordinates for Beach have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>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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