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Welcome to Bluestone ...

Bluestone is located in Madison County<1>.

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

Bluestone is 710 feet [216 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Area codes for Bluestone: (706) & (762)<4>

Communities Also Named Bluestone ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 7 communities that are also named Bluestone - they are located in Indiana, Kentucky, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Virginia (2) and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Bluestone ...

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

  • Athens [Clarke County]
  • Commerce [Jackson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Commerce
    • Commerce [Jackson County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the west of Bluestone
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,328 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Commerce
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Commerce<6>
  • Hartwell [Hart County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hartwell
    • Hartwell [Hart County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northeast of Bluestone
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,446 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hartwell
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hartwell<6>
  • Elberton [Elbert County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Elberton
    • Elberton [Elbert County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the east of Bluestone
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,350 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elberton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Elberton<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Royston [Franklin County]
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      • Royston [Franklin County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the northeast of Bluestone
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,562 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Royston
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Royston<6>
    • Lavonia [Franklin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lavonia
      • Lavonia [Franklin County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the north of Bluestone
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,187 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lavonia have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lavonia
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lavonia<6>
    • Nicholson [Jackson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Nicholson
      • Nicholson [Jackson County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the west of Bluestone
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,909 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Nicholson have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nicholson
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Nicholson<6>
    • Comer [Madison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Comer
      • Comer [Madison County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the southeast of Bluestone
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,302 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Comer
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Comer<6>
    • Winterville [Clarke County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Winterville
      • Winterville [Clarke County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the south of Bluestone
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,229 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Winterville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Winterville<6>
    • Franklin Springs [Franklin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Franklin Springs
      • Franklin Springs [Franklin County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the north of Bluestone
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,187 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Franklin Springs
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Franklin Springs<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 Bluestone. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Bluestone.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Bluestone ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Georgia

About Madison County

About Georgia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Madison County: www.madisonco.us/

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 Madison, 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 Bluestone - 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 from Point A (ie- Bluestone) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bluestone. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.1759, Longitude: -83.2027       In this case, the coordinates for Bluestone 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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