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Crawford, Georgia

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Welcome to Crawford ...

The city of Crawford is located in Oglethorpe County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2016, Crawford has a population of 828 people<1> (see below for details).

Crawford is 770 feet [235 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Area codes for Crawford: (706) & (762)<3>

The ZIP code for Crawford: 30630<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Crawford had a population of 832 people (or 5.58% of the total population of Oglethorpe County). This makes Crawford the county's most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 832 people, the population of Crawford increased 3.1% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 807 people).

Taken from the 2016 Census Estimates, Crawford had an population of 828 people. This is a decrease of 0.48% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 2.6% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Crawford ...

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 Crawford and not the distance if you drove it.<5>.

Community   2016
Athens   [Map]   ---   W   13 miles [20.9 km]
Bishop   [Map]   251   W   16 miles [25.7 km]
Carlton   [Map]   264   NE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Colbert   [Map]   609   N   11 miles [17.7 km]
Comer   [Map]   1,159   N   12 miles [19.3 km]
Danielsville   [Map]   585   N   17 miles [27.4 km]

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

Communities Also Named Crawford ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 42 communities that are also named Crawford - they are located in Alabama (3), Arkansas (2), Colorado, Florida, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (2), Kentucky (3), Maine, Michigan (3), Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, New Hampshire, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, Ohio (4), Oklahoma, Ontario, Pennsylvania (2), Quebec, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia and Wisconsin.

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

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 Crawford. 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 Crawford. 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 Crawford.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Crawford ...

Looking for more information about Crawford? 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 Crawford, 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 Crawford.

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) Crawford. 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
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
 RV PartsCemeteries
AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 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.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Georgia

About Oglethorpe County

About Georgia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

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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 Crawford). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Crawford 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 Crawford. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Crawford) 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 Crawford. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Crawford

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Crawford. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.8827, Longitude: -83.1550     [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 Crawford.