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Welcome to Martinez ...

Martinez is primarily located in Columbia County<1>. A portion of Martinez extends into Richmond County.

The location of Martinez has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

Martinez is 360 feet [110 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Adding Martinez to Our Gazetteer ...

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

We also found Martinez on a map titled .

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

Communities Also Named Martinez ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 8 communities that are also named Martinez - they are located in Arizona, California (3), New Mexico (3) and Texas.

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

Communities near Martinez ...

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

  • Augusta [Richmond County]
  • De Bruce [Richmond County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for De Bruce
    • De Bruce [Richmond County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the south of Martinez
    • Estimated population in 2019: 25,696 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for De Bruce have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on De Bruce
  • North Augusta [Aiken County]
  • Snead [Columbia County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Snead
    • Snead [Columbia County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Martinez
    • Estimated population in 2019: 20,077 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Snead have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Snead
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Grovetown [Columbia County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Grovetown
      • Grovetown [Columbia County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Martinez
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 16,639 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Grovetown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Grovetown<5>
    • Richmond Hills [Richmond County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Richmond Hills
      • Richmond Hills [Richmond County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the south of Martinez
      • Estimated population in 2019: 13,839 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Richmond Hills have been provided by the GNIS.<2> 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 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Martinez
      • Population from the 2010 Census: 6,769 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fairvale have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fairvale
    • Hephzibah [Richmond County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hephzibah
      • Hephzibah [Richmond County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the south of Martinez
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,936 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hephzibah
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hephzibah<5>
    • Harlem [Columbia County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Harlem
      • Harlem [Columbia County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Martinez
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,547 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Harlem
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Harlem<5>
    • Burnettown [Aiken County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Burnettown
      • Burnettown [Aiken County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the east of Martinez
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,769 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Burnettown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Burnettown

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Martinez ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Georgia

About Columbia County

About Georgia

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Martinez. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Columbia County: www.columbiacountyga.gov/

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 Columbia, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Martinez - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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- Martinez) 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 Martinez. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from MartinezOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Martinez. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.5174, Longitude: -82.0757       In this case, the coordinates for Martinez have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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