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Welcome to Copeland ...

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

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




Copeland would have been located within present day Harris County.

While the community is gone, the present day location for Copeland is 780 feet [238 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

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

If Copeland still existed, it would have been in the (706) & (762)<3> area codes.

Communities near Copeland ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Copeland and not the distance if you drove it.<4>.

Community   2016<5>
Population
DirectionDistance
Lanett (AL)   [Map]   6,393   W   14 miles [22.5 km]
Smith's Station (AL)   [Map]   5,341   SW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Valley (AL)   [Map]   9,377   W   12 miles [19.3 km]
Hamilton   [Map]   1,077   SE   5 miles [8 km]
LaGrange   [Map]   30,771   N   16 miles [25.7 km]
Manchester   [Map]   4,061   E   19 miles [30.6 km]

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

Communities Also Named Copeland ...

While we believe that this Copeland is located in Harris County, we know of another 2 Georgia communities named Copeland. Those communities are located in the following counties: Dodge and Telfair County.

Beyond Georgia, there are 22 communities that are also named Copeland - they are located in Alabama (2), Arkansas, California, Florida, Idaho, Kansas (2), Maryland, Missouri, North Carolina (2), Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Saskatchewan, Tennessee, Texas (2) and Virginia.

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

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 Copeland. 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 Copeland. 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 Copeland.

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

Websites for Copeland ...

 
Chamber of Commerce:   www.harriscountychamber.org/

Search for Local Businesses ...

We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities. Since Copeland no longer exists, the following searches are centered on the area where it would have stood. 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.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
Campgrounds  
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
Food/Groceries  
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
 RV PartsCemeteries
AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
  Libraries
Fishing/HuntingHospitalsSchools
Hiking/CampingDoctors 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

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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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 Copeland, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Copeland - 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 Copeland.

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that starts in Copeland. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Copeland) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Copeland. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.7946, Longitude: -84.9635     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Copeland have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<5>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Copeland.

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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 Copeland.