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Welcome to Columbia Mine ...

So far, we found very little information about Columbia Mine. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>

We've added Columbia Mine to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Columbia Mine, please Contact Us.


Columbia Mine would have been located within present day McDuffie County<2>.


The location of Columbia Mine has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<3>


From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Columbia Mine has a population of 195,769 people<4> (see below for details).

While the community is gone, the present day location for Columbia Mine is 500 feet [152 m] above sea level.<5>.

Time Zone: The area where Columbia Mine was located is in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

If Columbia Mine still existed, it would have been in the (706) & (762)<6> area codes.

Communities Also Named Columbia Mine ...

Using our Gazetteer, we found that there are two Georgia communities named Columbia Mine: This one is located in McDuffie County and the other is located in Columbia County.

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

Communities near Columbia Mine ...

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

  • Thomson
    (11 miles [17.7 km] to the south)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Thomson have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Thomson
    • Thomson is located in McDuffie County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,463 people
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Thomson <7>
  • Washington
    (12 miles [19.3 km] to the northwest)
  • Warrenton
    (15 miles [24.1 km] to the south)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Warrenton have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Warrenton
    • Warrenton is located in Warren County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,707 people
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Warrenton <7>
  • Lincolnton
    (13 miles [20.9 km] to the north)
  • Megahee
    (18 miles [29 km] to the southeast)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Megahee have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Megahee
    • Megahee is located in McDuffie County
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,031 people
  • Lundberg
    (9 miles [14.5 km] to the west)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lundberg have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lundberg
    • Lundberg is located in Wilkes County
    • Estimated population in 2019: 831 people
  • Cadley
    (7 miles [11.3 km] to the southwest)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cadley have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cadley
    • Cadley is located in Warren County
    • Estimated population in 2019: 540 people
  • Dearing
    (17 miles [27.4 km] to the southeast)
  • Crawfordville
    (19 miles [30.6 km] to the west)
  • Norwood
    (13 miles [20.9 km] to the southwest)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Norwood have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Norwood
    • Norwood is located in Warren County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 224 people
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Norwood <7>

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 Columbia Mine. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Columbia Mine.

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

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

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

Footnotes ...

<1>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Columbia Mine, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.
<2>If you're interested in how the shape of Georgia's counties, including McDuffie, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<3>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 found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Columbia Mine.
<5>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Columbia Mine - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<6>Area code (762) is an overlay for area code (706).
<7>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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