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Welcome to Eastman ...

The city of Eastman is located in Dodge County<1> and is the County Seat for Dodge County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Eastman has a population of 5,085 people<2> (see below for details).

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

Eastman is 390 feet [119 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Eastman is located in the (478) area code.

The ZIP code for Eastman: 31023<4>

Websites for Eastman ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.eastman-georgia.com/

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

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Eastman had an population of 5,085 people. This is an increase of 2.48% since the 2010 Census.

At the time of the 2010 Census, Eastman had a population of 4,962 people (or 22.77% of the total population of Dodge County). This makes Eastman the county's most populous community.

The population of Eastman represents 0.05% of the total population of Georgia (which has 9,687,653 people), making it the state's 123rd most populous community.

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

Adding Eastman to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Eastman 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 Eastman was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

Communities Also Named Eastman ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 12 communities that are also named Eastman - they are located in Michigan (2), Mississippi, New Hampshire, North Carolina, Oklahoma, Quebec, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Washington and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Eastman ...

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

  • McRae - Helena [Telfair County]
  • Hawkinsville [Pulaski County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hawkinsville
    • Hawkinsville [Pulaski County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the west of Eastman
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,324 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hawkinsville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hawkinsville<6>
  • Cochran [Bleckley County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cochran
    • Cochran [Bleckley County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Eastman
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,018 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cochran
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cochran<6>
  • Abbeville [Wilcox County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Abbeville
    • Abbeville [Wilcox County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Eastman
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,656 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Abbeville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Abbeville<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Chester [Dodge County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chester
      • Chester [Dodge County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the north of Eastman
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,560 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chester
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chester<6>
    • Plainfield [Dodge County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Plainfield
      • Plainfield [Dodge County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the northeast of Eastman
      • Estimated population in 2019: 716 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Plainfield have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Plainfield
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Plainfield<6>
    • Milan [Telfair County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Milan
      • Milan [Telfair County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southeast of Eastman
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 649 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Milan have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Milan
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Milan<6>
    • Dexter [Laurens County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dexter
      • Dexter [Laurens County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the north of Eastman
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 563 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dexter
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dexter<6>
    • Cadwell [Laurens County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cadwell
      • Cadwell [Laurens County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the northeast of Eastman
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 539 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cadwell
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cadwell<6>
    • Pineview [Wilcox County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pineview
      • Pineview [Wilcox County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the west of Eastman
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 477 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pineview
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pineview<6>

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

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Eastman. Our list includes 9 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Eastman.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Eastman ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Eastman. 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 Dodge, 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 Eastman.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Eastman - 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 Eastman). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Eastman 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 drawn from Point A (ie- Eastman) 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 Eastman. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from EastmanOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Eastman. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.1991, Longitude: -83.1765    
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<7>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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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