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Welcome to Bumphead ...

Bumphead is located in Schley County<1>.

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

Bumphead is 500 feet [152 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Note: If you leave Bumphead and travel west, you will leave Eastern Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).

Bumphead is located in the (229) area code.

Communities near Bumphead ...

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

  • Americus [Sumter County]
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    • Americus [Sumter County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the south of Bumphead
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 14,987 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Americus<5>
  • Montezuma [Macon County]
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    • Montezuma [Macon County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northeast of Bumphead
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,920 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Montezuma<5>
  • Putnam [Marion County]
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    • Putnam [Marion County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the west of Bumphead
    • Population from the 2010 Census: 2,898 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Putnam have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Ellaville [Schley County]
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    • Ellaville [Schley County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the northwest of Bumphead
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,834 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ellaville<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Oglethorpe [Macon County]
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      • Oglethorpe [Macon County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Bumphead
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,127 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oglethorpe<5>
    • Plains [Sumter County]
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      • Plains [Sumter County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Bumphead
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 635 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Plains<5>
    • Byromville [Dooly County]
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      • Byromville [Dooly County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the east of Bumphead
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 490 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Byromville<5>
    • Ideal [Macon County]
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      • Ideal [Macon County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the north of Bumphead
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 430 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ideal have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ideal<5>
    • Leslie [Sumter County]
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      • Leslie [Sumter County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southeast of Bumphead
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 371 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Leslie have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Leslie
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Leslie<5>
    • Andersonville [Sumter County]
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      • Andersonville [Sumter County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the east of Bumphead
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 220 people
      • Former name for Andersonville:
      • Anderson
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Andersonville<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 Bumphead. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Bumphead.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Bumphead ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Georgia

About Schley County

About Georgia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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 Schley, 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 Bumphead - 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Bumphead) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bumphead. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.1893, Longitude: -84.2035       In this case, the coordinates for Bumphead 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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