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Comer, Georgia

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Welcome to Comer ...

The city of Comer is located in Madison County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2016, Comer has a population of 1,159 people<1> (see below for details).

Comer is 690 feet [210 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Telephone area codes for Comer: (706) & (762)<3>

The ZIP code for Comer: 30629<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Comer had a population of 1,126 people. This makes Comer the county's most populous community.

The population of Comer represents 0.01% of the population of Georgia (which has 9,687,653 people), making it the state's 279th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,126 people, the population of Comer increased 7.03% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,052 people).

Taken from the 2016 Census Estimates, Comer had an population of 1,159 people. This is an increase of 2.93% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 10.17% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Comer ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Comer and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<5>.

Community   2016
Athens   [Map]   ---   SW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Bowman   [Map]   811   NE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Canon   [Map]   804   N   19 miles [30.6 km]
Colbert   [Map]   609   W   5 miles [8 km]
Crawford   [Map]   828   S   12 miles [19.3 km]
Elberton   [Map]   4,420   E   15 miles [24.1 km]

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

Communities Also Named Comer ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 7 communities that are also named Comer - they are located in Alabama (2), British Columbia, Colorado, Illinois, Kentucky and Texas.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Comer. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Comer. 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 Comer.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Comer ...

Looking for more information about Comer? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Comer, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Comer.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' has proven to be a useful tool by people who planned visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Comer. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
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AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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About Madison County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Madison County: www.madisonco.us/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Comer.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Comer - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Area code (762) is an overlay for area code (706). For more about area code overlays, please see our Glossary for Comer.

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<4>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 Comer). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Comer or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance that stretches from Comer. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Comer) to Point B.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Comer. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.0639, Longitude: -83.1256     [Map].

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<6>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Comer.