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Welcome to Manchester ...
The location of Manchester has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
When the people of Manchester refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Manchesterite<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Manchester has a population of 3,997 people<3> (see below for details).
Manchester is 820 feet [250 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Manchester lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Note: If you travel west from Manchester (for example, toward Valley (AL)), you will leave Eastern Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).
Telephone area codes for Manchester: (706) & (762)<5>
The ZIP code for Manchester: 31816<6>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Manchester had a population of 4,230 people (which is 16.78% of the total population of Meriwether County). This makes Manchester the county's most populous community.
The population of Manchester represents 0.04% of the total population of Georgia (which has 9,687,653 people), making it the state's 140th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 4,230 people, the population of Manchester increased 6.07% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 3,988 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Manchester had an population of 3,997 people. This is a decrease of 5.51% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 0.23% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Manchester.
Communities near Manchester ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Manchester and not the distance if driven.<7>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Manchester.
Communities Also Named Manchester ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 47 communities that are also named Manchester - they are located in Alabama (2), Arkansas, California (2), Colorado, Connecticut, Illinois, Indiana (3), Iowa, Kansas (2), Kentucky (2), Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina (2), Nova Scotia, Ohio (2), Oklahoma, Ontario (2), Pennsylvania (2), South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas (2), Vermont, Virginia (2), Washington and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Manchester.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Manchester:
Websites for Manchester ...
Official Website: www.manchester-ga.com/
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Manchester ...
Looking for more information about Manchester? 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 Manchester, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Manchester.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Manchester: www.manchester-ga.com/
The official website for State of Georgia: https://georgia.gov/
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This page was last modified: 17 Jan 2019