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Welcome to Bickley ...

Bickley is located in Ware County<1>.

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

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

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

Bickley lies within the (912) area code.

Communities near Bickley ...

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

  • Waycross [Ware County]
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    • Waycross [Ware County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southeast of Bickley
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 13,466 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Waycross
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Waycross<5>
  • Douglas [Coffee County]
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    • Douglas [Coffee County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Bickley
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 11,612 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Douglas
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Douglas<5>
  • Waltertown [Ware County]
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    • Waltertown [Ware County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Bickley
    • 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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  • Alma [Bacon County]
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    • Alma [Bacon County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Bickley
    • 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 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the north of Bickley
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,332 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Nicholls<5>
    • Guysie [Bacon County]
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      • Guysie [Bacon County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Bickley
      • 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
    • Pearson [Atkinson County]
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      • Pearson [Atkinson County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Bickley
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,089 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pearson<5>
    • Ruskin [Ware County]
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      • Ruskin [Ware County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southeast of Bickley
      • Population from the 2010 Census: 1,203 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ruskin have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ruskin
    • Oak Park [Coffee County]
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      • Oak Park [Coffee County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Bickley
      • 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 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the south of Bickley
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Talmo

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Bickley ...

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

Adding Bickley to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Bickley 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 Bickley was on a map (with an unknown title) dated 1883.

We also found Bickley in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Bickley. 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 Bickley - 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Bickley) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bickley. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.4055, Longitude: -82.6029       In this case, the coordinates for Bickley 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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