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Welcome to Davisboro ...

The city of Davisboro is located in Washington County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Davisboro has a population of 1,957 people<2> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Davisboro.

Davisboro is 330 feet [101 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Davisboro: (478)

The ZIP code for Davisboro: 31018<4>

Websites for Davisboro ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.washingtoncounty-ga.com/

Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Davisboro, the following might be of interest:

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Davisboro had an population of 1,957 people. This is a decrease of 2.64% since the 2010 Census.

At the time of the 2010 Census, Davisboro had a population of 2,010 people (which is 9.49% of the total population of Washington County). This makes Davisboro the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Davisboro represents 0.02% of the total population of Georgia (which has 9,687,653 people), making it the state's 225th most populous community.

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

Adding Davisboro to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Davisboro in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Davisboro was on a map titled Map of Georgia (from Rand McNally, 1911).

We also found Davisboro on a map titled Shell Oil Road Map for Georgia (1956).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Davisboro on our Genealogy Page.

Communities near Davisboro ...

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

  • Sandersville [Washington County]
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    • Sandersville [Washington County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the west of Davisboro
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,275 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sandersville have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sandersville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sandersville<7>
  • Wrightsville [Johnson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wrightsville
    • Wrightsville [Johnson County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the south of Davisboro
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,606 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wrightsville have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wrightsville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wrightsville<7>
  • Tennille [Washington County]
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    • Tennille [Washington County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the west of Davisboro
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,211 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tennille
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tennille<7>
  • Louisville [Jefferson County]
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    • Louisville [Jefferson County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the east of Davisboro
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,189 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Louisville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Louisville<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Wrens Station [Jefferson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wrens Station
      • Wrens Station [Jefferson County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northeast of Davisboro
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,939 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wrens Station
    • Wrens [Jefferson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wrens
      • Wrens [Jefferson County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northeast of Davisboro
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,924 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wrens
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wrens<7>
    • Wadley [Jefferson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wadley
      • Wadley [Jefferson County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southeast of Davisboro
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,834 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wadley
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wadley<7>
    • Gibson [Glascock County]
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      • Gibson [Glascock County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the north of Davisboro
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 632 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gibson
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gibson<7>
    • Harrison [Washington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Harrison
      • Harrison [Washington County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the southwest of Davisboro
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 433 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Harrison
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Harrison<7>
    • Stapletons Crossroads [Jefferson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stapletons Crossroads
      • Stapletons Crossroads [Jefferson County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the northeast of Davisboro
      • Estimated population in 2019: 393 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stapletons Crossroads have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stapletons Crossroads

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Davisboro ...

Looking for more information about Davisboro? 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 Davisboro, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Davisboro.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Georgia's counties, including Washington, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Davisboro.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Davisboro - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<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 Davisboro). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Davisboro or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Davisboro) 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 Davisboro. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from DavisboroOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Davisboro. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.9849, Longitude: -82.6074    
<6>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 have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<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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