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Colquitt, Georgia
(Miller County)

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Welcome to Colquitt ...

The city of Colquitt is located in Miller County and is the County Seat for Miller County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Colquitt has a population of 1,879 people<1> (see below for details).

Colquitt is 160 feet [49 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

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

The telephone area code for Colquitt: (229)

The ZIP code for Colquitt: 39837<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Colquitt had a population of 1,992 people (or 7.9% of the total population of Miller County). This makes Colquitt the county's most populous community.

The population of Colquitt represents 0.02% of the total population of Georgia (which has 9,687,653 people), making it the state's 226th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,992 people, the population of Colquitt increased 2.73% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,939 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Colquitt had an population of 1,879 people. This is a decrease of 5.67% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 3.09% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Colquitt ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Colquitt and not the distance if you are driving.<4>.

Community   2017
Arlington   [Map]   1,387   N   18 miles [29 km]
Blakely   [Map]   4,656   NW   18 miles [29 km]
Boykin   [Map]   ---   SE   5 miles [8 km]
Brinson   [Map]   205   S   13 miles [20.9 km]
Centerville   [Map]   ---   NW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Damascus   [Map]   235   N   8 miles [12.9 km]

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

Communities Also Named Colquitt ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Georgia communities named Colquitt: This one is located in Miller County and the other is located in Montgomery County.

Beyond Georgia, there are 3 communities that are also named Colquitt - they are located in Louisiana and Texas.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Colquitt. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Colquitt. 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 Colquitt.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Colquitt ...

Looking for more information about Colquitt? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Colquitt, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Colquitt.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Colquitt. 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 Colquitt.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Colquitt - 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 city (such as Colquitt). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Colquitt 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 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Colquitt) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Colquitt. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Colquitt

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Colquitt. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.1722, Longitude: -84.7334     [Map].

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