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Welcome to Hephzibah ...

The city of Hephzibah is located in Richmond County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Hephzibah has a population of 3,946 people<2> (see below for details).

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

Hephzibah is 420 feet [128 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Area codes for Hephzibah: (706) and (762)<4>

The ZIP code for Hephzibah: 30815<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Hephzibah had an population of 3,946 people. This is a decrease of 1.62% since the 2010 Census.

At the time of the 2010 Census, Hephzibah had a population of 4,011 people. This makes Hephzibah the county's most populous community.

The population of Hephzibah represents 0.04% of the population of Georgia (which has 9,687,653 people), making it the state's 152nd most populous community.

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

Adding Hephzibah to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Hephzibah 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 Hephzibah was

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

Communities Also Named Hephzibah ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Hephzibah - they are located in Alabama and Pennsylvania.

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

Communities near Hephzibah ...

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

  • Augusta [Richmond County]
  • North Augusta [Aiken County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for North Augusta
    • North Augusta [Aiken County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the northeast of Hephzibah
    • 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<7>
  • Snead [Columbia County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Snead
    • Snead [Columbia County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the north of Hephzibah
    • Estimated population in 2019: 20,077 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Snead have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Snead
  • Grovetown [Columbia County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Grovetown
    • Grovetown [Columbia County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the northwest of Hephzibah
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 16,639 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Grovetown
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Grovetown<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Drone [Burke County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Drone
      • Drone [Burke County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the south of Hephzibah
      • Population from the 2010 Census: 14,568 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Drone have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Drone
    • Richmond Hills [Richmond County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Richmond Hills
      • Richmond Hills [Richmond County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the northeast of Hephzibah
      • Estimated population in 2019: 13,839 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Richmond Hills have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Richmond Hills
    • Fairvale [Richmond County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fairvale
      • Fairvale [Richmond County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the northeast of Hephzibah
      • Population from the 2010 Census: 6,769 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fairvale have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fairvale
    • Waynesboro [Burke County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Waynesboro
      • Waynesboro [Burke County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the south of Hephzibah
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,388 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Waynesboro
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Waynesboro<7>
    • Harlem [Columbia County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Harlem
      • Harlem [Columbia County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the northwest of Hephzibah
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,547 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Harlem
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Harlem<7>
    • Bonair [Richmond County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bonair
      • Bonair [Richmond County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the north of Hephzibah
      • Population from the 2010 Census: 3,135 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bonair have been provided by the GNIS.<8> 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 Hephzibah. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Hephzibah.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Hephzibah ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Georgia

About Richmond County

About Georgia

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Hephzibah. 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 Richmond, 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 Hephzibah.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Hephzibah - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (762) is an overlay for area code (706).
<5>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 Hephzibah). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Hephzibah or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Hephzibah) 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 Hephzibah. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from HephzibahOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Hephzibah. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.3138, Longitude: -82.0970    
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<8>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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