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Welcome to Cameron ...
The location of Cameron has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Cameron has a population of 5,012 people<3> (see below for details).
Cameron is 100 feet [30 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Cameron lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Cameron is within the (912) area code.
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Cameron had an population of 5,012 people. This is a decrease of 6.49% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 11.59% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Cameron had a population of 5,360 people (or 36.73% of the total population of Screven County).
The population of Cameron represents 0.06% of the population of Georgia (which has 9,687,653 people).
With a 2010 count of 5,360 people, the population of Cameron decreased 5.45% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 5,669 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Cameron.
Communities Also Named Cameron ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 40 communities that are also named Cameron - they are located in Alabama, Arizona, California (2), Colorado (2), Idaho, Illinois, Iowa (2), Kansas (3), Louisiana, Michigan (2), Mississippi, Missouri, Montana (2), Nebraska, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Ontario (2), Oregon, Pennsylvania (3), South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia (3), West Virginia and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Cameron.
Communities near Cameron ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Cameron.
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 Cameron. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Cameron.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Cameron. 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 Cameron.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Cameron. See our Newspapers Page for Cameron.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Cameron ...
Looking for more information about Cameron? 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 Cameron, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Cameron.
Adding Cameron to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Cameron in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Cameron was on a map (with an unknown title) dated 1863.
We also found Cameron in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Cameron on our Genealogy Page.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified: 17 Apr 2022