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Welcome to Guyton ...

The city of Guyton is located in Effingham County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Guyton has a population of 2,235 people<2> (see below for details).

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

Guyton is 70 feet [21 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Guyton: (912)

The ZIP code for Guyton: 31312<4>

Websites for Guyton ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.effinghamcounty.com/

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

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Guyton had an population of 2,235 people. This is an increase of 32.72% since the 2010 Census.

At the time of the 2010 Census, Guyton had a population of 1,684 people. This makes Guyton the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of Guyton represents 0.02% of the population of Georgia (which has 9,687,653 people), making it the state's 242nd most populous community.

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

Communities Also Named Guyton ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 5 communities that are also named Guyton - they are located in Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, North Carolina and South Carolina.

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

Communities near Guyton ...

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

  • Pooler [Chatham County]
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    • Pooler [Chatham County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southeast of Guyton
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 26,022 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pooler have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pooler
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pooler<7>
  • Rincon [Effingham County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rincon
    • Rincon [Effingham County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the east of Guyton
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 10,655 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rincon have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rincon
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rincon<7>
  • Port Wentworth [Chatham County]
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    • Port Wentworth [Chatham County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southeast of Guyton
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,812 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Port Wentworth have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Port Wentworth
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Port Wentworth<7>
  • Port Wentworth Junction [Chatham County]
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    • Port Wentworth Junction [Chatham County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southeast of Guyton
    • Estimated population in 2019: 9,641 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Port Wentworth Junction have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Port Wentworth Junction
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Hardeeville [Jasper County]
    • Springfield [Effingham County]
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      • Springfield [Effingham County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the northeast of Guyton
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,063 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Springfield
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Springfield<7>
    • Bloomingdale [Chatham County]
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      • Bloomingdale [Chatham County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the south of Guyton
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,136 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bloomingdale
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bloomingdale<7>
    • Two Sisters Ferry [Effingham County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Two Sisters Ferry
      • Two Sisters Ferry [Effingham County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northeast of Guyton
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,063 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Two Sisters Ferry have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Two Sisters Ferry
    • Exley [Effingham County]
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      • Exley [Effingham County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Guyton
      • Population from the 2010 Census: 2,894 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Exley have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Exley
    • Pembroke [Bryan County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pembroke
      • Pembroke [Bryan County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southwest of Guyton
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,683 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pembroke have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pembroke
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pembroke<7>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Guyton ...

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

Adding Guyton to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Guyton 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 Guyton was on a map (with an unknown title) dated 1863.

We also found Guyton in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Effingham County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Effingham County: www.effinghamcounty.org/

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 Effingham, 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 Guyton.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Guyton - 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 Guyton). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Guyton 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 '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- Guyton) 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 Guyton. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from GuytonOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Guyton. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.3364, Longitude: -81.3918    
<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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