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Welcome to Fort Gordon ...

Fort Gordon is primarily located in Columbia County<1>. A portion of Fort Gordon extends into Richmond County.

A typical abbreviation for Fort Gordon: Ft. Gordon

Fort Gordon is 460 feet [140 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Communities near Fort Gordon ...

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

  • Augusta [Richmond County]
  • De Bruce [Richmond County]
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    • De Bruce [Richmond County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the southeast of Fort Gordon
    • Estimated population in 2019: 25,696 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for De Bruce have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on De Bruce
  • North Augusta [Aiken County]
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    • North Augusta [Aiken County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the northeast of Fort Gordon
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 24,137 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on North Augusta
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for North Augusta<4>
  • Snead [Columbia County]
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    • Snead [Columbia County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the north of Fort Gordon
    • Estimated population in 2019: 20,077 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Snead have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Grovetown [Columbia County]
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      • Grovetown [Columbia County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<3> to the northwest of Fort Gordon
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 16,639 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Grovetown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Grovetown<4>
    • Richmond Hills [Richmond County]
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      • Richmond Hills [Richmond County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the east of Fort Gordon
      • Estimated population in 2019: 13,839 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Richmond Hills have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Fairvale [Richmond County]
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      • Fairvale [Richmond County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the east of Fort Gordon
      • Population from the 2010 Census: 6,769 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fairvale have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fairvale
    • Hephzibah [Richmond County]
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      • Hephzibah [Richmond County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the south of Fort Gordon
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,936 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hephzibah
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hephzibah<4>
    • Harlem [Columbia County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Harlem
      • Harlem [Columbia County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the west of Fort Gordon
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,547 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Harlem
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Harlem<4>
    • Bonair [Richmond County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bonair
      • Bonair [Richmond County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the northeast of Fort Gordon
      • Population from the 2010 Census: 3,135 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bonair have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bonair

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Fort Gordon ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Columbia County: www.columbiacountyga.gov/

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 Columbia, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Fort Gordon - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Fort Gordon) 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 Fort Gordon. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Fort GordonOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Fort Gordon. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.4228, Longitude: -82.1447    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>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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