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Welcome to Gough ...

Gough is located in Burke County<1>.

Gough is 400 feet [122 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Telephone area codes for Gough: (706) and (762)<3>

Adding Gough to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Gough 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 Gough was

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

Communities Also Named Gough ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Gough - they are located in South Carolina and Texas.

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

Communities near Gough ...

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

  • Drone [Burke County]
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    • Drone [Burke County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the southeast of Gough
    • Population from the 2010 Census: 14,568 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Drone have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Drone
  • Thomas Station [Burke County]
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    • Thomas Station [Burke County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the east of Gough
    • Estimated population in 2019: 8,752 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Thomas Station have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Thomas Station
  • Waynesboro [Burke County]
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    • Waynesboro [Burke County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the east of Gough
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,388 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Waynesboro
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Waynesboro<6>
  • Hephzibah [Richmond County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hephzibah
    • Hephzibah [Richmond County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Gough
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,936 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hephzibah
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hephzibah<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Louisville [Jefferson County]
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      • Louisville [Jefferson County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Gough
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,189 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Louisville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Louisville<6>
    • Wrens Station [Jefferson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wrens Station
      • Wrens Station [Jefferson County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northwest of Gough
      • 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 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northwest of Gough
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,924 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wrens
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wrens<6>
    • Wadley [Jefferson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wadley
      • Wadley [Jefferson County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southwest of Gough
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,834 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wadley
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wadley<6>
    • Blythe [Richmond County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Blythe
      • Blythe [Richmond County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the north of Gough
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 700 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Blythe
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Blythe<6>
    • Stapletons Crossroads [Jefferson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stapletons Crossroads
      • Stapletons Crossroads [Jefferson County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the west of Gough
      • Estimated population in 2019: 393 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stapletons Crossroads have been provided by the GNIS.<5> 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 Gough. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Gough.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Gough ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Burke County: www.burkecounty-ga.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 Burke, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Gough - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Area code (762) is an overlay for area code (706).
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Gough) 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 Gough. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from GoughOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Gough. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.0909, Longitude: -82.2268    
<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.
<6>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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