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Bluffton, Georgia

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Welcome to Bluffton ...

The town of Bluffton is located in Clay County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Bluffton has a population of 97 people<1> (see below for details).

Bluffton is 310 feet [94 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Note: If you travel west from Bluffton (for example, toward Abbeville (AL)), you will soon leave Eastern Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).

The area code for Bluffton: (229)

The ZIP code for Bluffton: 39824<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Bluffton had a population of 103 people. This makes Bluffton the county's 2nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 103 people, the population of Bluffton decreased 12.71% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 118 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Bluffton had an population of 97 people. This is a decrease of 5.83% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 17.8% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Bluffton.

Communities near Bluffton ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Bluffton and not the distance if driven.<4>.

Community   2017
Haleburg (AL)   [Map]   99   SW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Arlington   [Map]   1,387   SE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Bellville   [Map]   ---   N   5 miles [8 km]
Blakely   [Map]   4,656   S   10 miles [16.1 km]
Coleman   [Map]   ---   N   10 miles [16.1 km]
Cuthbert   [Map]   3,616   N   17 miles [27.4 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Bluffton.

Communities Also Named Bluffton ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 16 communities that are also named Bluffton - they are located in Alabama, Alberta, Arkansas, Florida, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (2), Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri (2), Ohio, South Carolina, Tennessee and Texas.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Bluffton. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Bluffton. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Bluffton.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Bluffton:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Bluffton ...

Looking for more information about Bluffton? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Bluffton, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Bluffton.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' is a very useful tool for people who might be planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Bluffton. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
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PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
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AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Bluffton.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Bluffton - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a town (such as Bluffton). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Bluffton or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that stretches from Bluffton. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Bluffton) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Bluffton. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Bluffton

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bluffton. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.5232, Longitude: -84.8676     [Map].

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<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Bluffton.


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