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Welcome to Cameron ...

Cameron is located in Screven County<1>.

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.

  • Statesboro [Bulloch County]
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    • Statesboro [Bulloch County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the southwest of Cameron
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 33,204 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Statesboro have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Statesboro
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Statesboro<6>
  • Sylvania [Screven County]
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    • Sylvania [Screven County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the north of Cameron
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,450 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sylvania
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sylvania<6>
  • Brooklet [Bulloch County]
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    • Brooklet [Bulloch County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the south of Cameron
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,935 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brooklet
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brooklet<6>
  • Portal [Bulloch County]
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    • Portal [Bulloch County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the west of Cameron
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 707 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Portal have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Portal
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Portal<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Newington [Screven County]
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      • Newington [Screven County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the east of Cameron
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 264 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Newington have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newington
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Newington<6>
    • Oliver [Screven County]
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      • Oliver [Screven County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the east of Cameron
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 228 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oliver have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oliver
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oliver<6>
    • Kites Spur [Bulloch County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kites Spur
      • Kites Spur [Bulloch County] was located 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the west of Cameron
      • Estimated population in 2019: 227 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kites Spur have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Register [Bulloch County]
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      • Register [Bulloch County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southwest of Cameron
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 197 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Register have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Register
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Register<6>
    • Eagle Court [Bulloch County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Eagle Court
      • Eagle Court [Bulloch County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the southwest of Cameron
      • Population from the 2010 Census: 164 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Eagle Court have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Eagle Court
    • Rocky Ford [Screven County]
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      • Rocky Ford [Screven County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Cameron
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 137 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rocky Ford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rocky Ford
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rocky Ford<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 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 ...

Visit our Community Index for Georgia

About Screven County

About Georgia

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Cameron. 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 Screven, 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Cameron.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Cameron - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>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- Cameron) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Cameron. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.5580, Longitude: -81.6737       In this case, the coordinates for Cameron 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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