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Welcome to Boykin ...

Boykin is located in Miller County.

Boykin is 130 feet [40 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

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

Boykin is located in the (229) area code.

Communities near Boykin ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Boykin and not the distance if you are driving it.<2>.

Community   2016<3>
Population
DirectionDistance
Bainbridge   [Map]   12,274   SE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Brinson   [Map]   208   S   9 miles [14.5 km]
Cedar Springs   [Map]   ---   W   21 miles [33.8 km]
Centerville   [Map]   ---   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Colquitt   [Map]   1,910   NW   5 miles [8 km]
Damascus   [Map]   236   N   13 miles [20.9 km]

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

Communities Also Named Boykin ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 6 communities that are also named Boykin - they are located in Alabama (3), Florida and South Carolina (2).

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

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 Boykin. 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 Boykin. 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 Boykin.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Boykin ...

Looking for more information about Boykin? 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.

Looking for more information about Boykin? 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Boykin, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Boykin.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People are finding Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when 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) Boykin. 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
Campgrounds  
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
Food/Groceries  
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
 RV PartsCemeteries
AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
  Libraries
Fishing/HuntingHospitalsSchools
Hiking/CampingDoctors 
 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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The Communities of Georgia

About Miller County

About Georgia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Georgia: www.georgia.gov/



Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Boykin - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance starting from Boykin. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Boykin) 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 Boykin. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Boykin

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Boykin. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.1046, Longitude: -84.6865     [Map].

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<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Boykin.

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<4>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Boykin.