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Welcome to Lumpkin ...

The city of Lumpkin is located in Stewart County<1> and is the County Seat for Stewart County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Lumpkin has a population of 1,270 people<2> (see below for details).

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

Lumpkin is 580 feet [177 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Note: If you travel west from Lumpkin (for example, toward Midway (AL)), you will leave Eastern Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).

Lumpkin is within the boundaries of the (229) area code.

The ZIP code for Lumpkin: 31815<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Lumpkin had an population of 1,270 people. This is a decrease of 53.67% since the 2010 Census.

At the time of the 2010 Census, Lumpkin had a population of 2,741 people (or 45.25% of the total population of Stewart County). This makes Lumpkin the county's most populous community.

The population of Lumpkin represents 0.03% of the population of Georgia (which has 9,687,653 people), making it the state's 193rd most populous community.

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

Adding Lumpkin to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Lumpkin 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 Lumpkin was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

Communities Also Named Lumpkin ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Georgia communities named Lumpkin: This one is located in Stewart County and the other is located in Dawson County.

Beyond Georgia, there are 3 communities that are also named Lumpkin - they are located in Alabama and California.

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

Communities near Lumpkin ...

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

  • Cuthbert [Randolph County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cuthbert
    • Cuthbert [Randolph County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the south of Lumpkin
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,361 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cuthbert
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cuthbert<6>
  • Wades [Randolph County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wades
    • Wades [Randolph County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the south of Lumpkin
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,858 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wades have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wades
  • Richland [Stewart County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Richland
    • Richland [Stewart County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the east of Lumpkin
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,655 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Richland have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Richland
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Richland<6>
  • Brooksville [Randolph County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brooksville
    • Brooksville [Randolph County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southeast of Lumpkin
    • Estimated population in 2019: 559 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brooksville have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brooksville
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Ida Vesper [Chattahoochee County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ida Vesper
      • Ida Vesper [Chattahoochee County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the north of Lumpkin
      • Estimated population in 2019: 439 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ida Vesper have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ida Vesper
    • Sanford [Stewart County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sanford
      • Sanford [Stewart County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the southwest of Lumpkin
      • Estimated population in 2019: 159 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sanford have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sanford
    • Parrott [Terrell County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Parrott
      • Parrott [Terrell County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southeast of Lumpkin
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 136 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Parrott have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Parrott
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Parrott<6>
    • Mount Zion [Stewart County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mount Zion
      • Mount Zion [Stewart County] was located 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the south of Lumpkin
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mount Zion have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Louvale [Stewart County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Louvale
      • Louvale [Stewart County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the north of Lumpkin
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Louvale have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Louvale
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Louvale<6>
    • Weston [Webster County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Weston
      • Weston [Webster County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Lumpkin
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Weston have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Weston
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Weston<6>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Lumpkin ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Georgia

About Stewart County

About Georgia

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Lumpkin. 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 Stewart, 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 Lumpkin.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Lumpkin - 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 Lumpkin). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Lumpkin 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 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Lumpkin) 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 Lumpkin. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from LumpkinOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Lumpkin. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.0511, Longitude: -84.7951    
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<7>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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