RoadsideThoughts
A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Community
Index
State
Index
Province
Index
County
Index
State
Quarters
 
Sitemap
     

Iron City, Georgia
(Seminole County)

Community
Profile
Nearby Census Genealogy
Helper
Cemeteries Tidbits &
Trivia
Local
Newspapers
TripAdvisor
Links
Interactive
Map
Other GA
Communities

















Welcome to Iron City ...

The town of Iron City is located in Seminole County<1>.

From the 2010 Census (the most recent Census number we have), Iron City had a population of 7,446 people.<2> (see below for details).

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

Iron City is 140 feet [43 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Note: If you travel west from Iron City (for example, toward Malone (FL)), you will soon leave Eastern Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).

Iron City lies within the (229) area code.

The ZIP code for Iron City: 39859<4>

Communities Also Named Iron City ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Georgia communities named Iron City: This one is located in Seminole County and the other is located in Decatur County.

Beyond Georgia, there are 8 communities that are also named Iron City - they are located in Alabama, Colorado, Ohio, Pennsylvania (2), Tennessee and Utah.

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

Communities near Iron City ...

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

  • Recovery [Decatur County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Recovery
    • Recovery [Decatur County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the south of Iron City
    • Population from the 2010 Census: 33,015 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Recovery have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Recovery
  • Bainbridge [Decatur County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bainbridge
    • Bainbridge [Decatur County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southeast of Iron City
    • Estimated population in 2019: 12,081 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bainbridge
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bainbridge<7>
  • Cedar Springs [Early County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cedar Springs
    • Cedar Springs [Early County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northwest of Iron City
    • Estimated population in 2019: 9,997 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cedar Springs
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cedar Springs<7>
  • Springfield [Early County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Springfield
    • Springfield [Early County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Iron City
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,084 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Springfield have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Springfield
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Hentown [Early County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hentown
      • Hentown [Early County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the north of Iron City
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,944 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hentown have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hentown
    • Butlers Ferry [Seminole County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Butlers Ferry
      • Butlers Ferry [Seminole County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Iron City
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,759 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Butlers Ferry have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Butlers Ferry
    • Reynoldsville [Seminole County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Reynoldsville
      • Reynoldsville [Seminole County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the south of Iron City
      • Estimated population in 2019: 960 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Reynoldsville have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Reynoldsville
    • Gordon [Houston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gordon
      • Gordon [Houston County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northwest of Iron City
      • Estimated population in 2019: 325 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gordon have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gordon
    • Bascom [Jackson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bascom
      • Bascom [Jackson County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the west of Iron City
      • Estimated population in 2019: 115 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bascom
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bascom<7>
    • Donalsonville [Seminole County]

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Iron City ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Georgia

About Seminole County

About Georgia

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Iron City. 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 Seminole, 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 Iron City.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Iron City - 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 town (such as Iron City). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Iron City 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 drawn from Point A (ie- Iron City) 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 Iron City. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Iron CityOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Iron City. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.0135, Longitude: -84.8130    
<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.






















 

 

 

 

 


Home
Page
Sitemap Privacy
Statement
Terms
of Use
Feedback

 

 

Copyright 2020
All Rights Reserved

Please keep in mind that we can not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of the information on this website, so use with care. We encourage you to double-check the information that is critical to you.

If you've found an error or have additional information that you would like to share, please don't hesitate to write. Click here to contact us.

This page was last modified: 14 Jun 2021