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Welcome to Big Oak ...

Big Oak is located in Brantley County<1>.

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

Big Oak is near sea level<3>.

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

The area code for Big Oak: (912)

Communities Also Named Big Oak ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Georgia communities named Big Oak: This one is located in Brantley County and the other is located in Hall County.

Beyond Georgia, there are 5 communities that are also named Big Oak - they are located in Alabama, Maryland, New Jersey and North Carolina.

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

Communities near Big Oak ...

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

  • Woodstock [Charlton County] - Historic
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Woodstock
    • Woodstock [Charlton County] was located 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the south of Big Oak
    • Estimated population in 2019: 33,039 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Woodstock have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
  • Jefferson [Camden County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jefferson
    • Jefferson [Camden County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southeast of Big Oak
    • Estimated population in 2019: 12,032 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Jefferson have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jefferson
  • Folkston [Charlton County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Folkston
    • Folkston [Charlton County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the south of Big Oak
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,043 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Folkston
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Folkston<5>
  • Hazlehurst [Camden County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hazlehurst
    • Hazlehurst [Camden County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Big Oak
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,137 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hazlehurst have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hazlehurst
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    • Woodbine [Camden County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Woodbine
      • Woodbine [Camden County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Big Oak
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,346 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Woodbine have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Woodbine
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Woodbine<5>
    • Nahunta [Brantley County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Nahunta
      • Nahunta [Brantley County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the north of Big Oak
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,165 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nahunta
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Nahunta<5>
    • Raybon [Brantley County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Raybon
      • Raybon [Brantley County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the north of Big Oak
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,094 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Raybon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Raybon
    • Homeland [Charlton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Homeland
      • Homeland [Charlton County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the south of Big Oak
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 955 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Homeland
    • Greenville [Camden County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Greenville
      • Greenville [Camden County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the south of Big Oak
      • Estimated population in 2019: 845 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greenville
    • Hoboken [Brantley County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hoboken
      • Hoboken [Brantley County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Big Oak
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 541 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hoboken
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hoboken<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 Big Oak. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Big Oak.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Big Oak ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Brantley County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Brantley County: www.brantleycounty.org/

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 Brantley, 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 Big Oak - 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' (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- Big Oak) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Big Oak. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.0602, Longitude: -81.9362       In this case, the coordinates for Big Oak 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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