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(Seminole County)

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Located in: Seminole County (see below)

Time Zone: Iron City lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT)<1>

Telephone Area Code: (229)

ZIP Code: 39859<2>

Elevation: 140 feet [42.67 m] above sea level<3>

From the 2010 US Census     (For more detail, see our Census Page for Iron City)

Population

2017:<4>     293   (5.48% decrease since 2010)  
2010:     310   (3.43% decrease since 2000)
2000:     321

Total Area:<5>   0.8 sq. miles [2.1 km²]

Housing Units:<6>   149

GPS Coordinates (Latitude/Longitude)<7>

For the purpose of mapping and calculating distances, we have chosen a reference point within Iron City. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.0135, Longitude: -84.8130     [Map].

DMS - Degrees, Minutes, Seconds

Lat:   31° 0' 48"
Lon:   -84° 48' 46"

Name of USGS Topo Map:<8>   Donalsonville East

Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for Iron City

GNIS ID:   2405894
FIPS State / Place Code:   13 / 41344

(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for Iron City)


About Seminole County

The town of Donalsonville is the County Seat for Seminole County.

From the 2010 US Census     (For more detail, see our Census Page for Seminole)

Population

2017:     8,292   (5.01% decrease since 2010)  
2010:     8,729   (6.83% decrease since 2000)
2000:     9,369

Total Area:   256.6 sq. miles [664.5 km²]   - of which 8.31% is water (21.33 sq. miles [55.2 km²])

Housing Units:   4,797

Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for Seminole

GNIS ID:   351263
FIPS State / County Code:   13 / 253

(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for Iron City)


About Georgia

From the US Census

Population

2017:     10,429,379   (7.66% increase since 2010)  
2010:     9,687,653   (18.34% increase since 2000)
2000:     8,186,453

Websites for State of Georgia

Official Website:   www.georgia.gov/
Tourism:   www.exploregeorgia.org/
Parks:   www.gastateparks.org/
Fishing:   www.georgiawildlife.com/fishing/
Hunting:   www.georgiawildlife.com/hunting/

Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for State of Georgia

GNIS ID:   1705317
FIPS State:   13

(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for Iron City)

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Footnotes ...

<1>While Iron City is in the Eastern Time Zone, the area to the west is in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).

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<2>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).

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Iron City - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>Every year, the US Census Bureau creates a population estimate for the preceeding year. Keep in mind that this value is an estimate and not an actual count. The most recent Census estimate is for the year 2017.

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<5>The area value has been supplied by the US Census Bureau and it can be different than the geographic boundaries of Iron City. The value given by the Census Bureau reflects their statistical (or sampling) requirements. For example, if there is a cluster of people living just outside of the community's official boundary, the Census-defined area might be expanded to include that group.

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<6>A Housing Unit is a broad term for those places where people live (whether occupied or temporarily vacant), such as a house, an apartment, a mobile home, or an area that is considered as a separate living quarter. Separate living quarters (consisting of one or more rooms) are considered to be those places where people live, sleep and eat separately from others and that have access to the outside (either directly or by a shared hallway).

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<7>The longitude & latitude values may not be the geographic center of Iron City, rather it may be a prominent intersection or the center of population, etc. It will vary depending on the source.

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<8>The USGS 7.5 Minute topographic map which includes Iron City.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Iron City.



 
 
 

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