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Welcome to Millen ...

The city of Millen is located in Jenkins County<1> and is the County Seat for Jenkins County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Millen has a population of 2,775 people<2> (see below for details).

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

Millen is 180 feet [55 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Millen: (478)

The ZIP code for Millen: 30442<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Millen had an population of 2,775 people. This is a decrease of 11.06% since the 2010 Census.

At the time of the 2010 Census, Millen had a population of 3,120 people (or 37.41% of the total population of Jenkins County). This makes Millen the county's most populous community.

The population of Millen represents 0.03% of the total population of Georgia (which has 9,687,653 people), making it the state's 176th most populous community.

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

Adding Millen to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Millen 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 Millen was

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

Communities Also Named Millen ...

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

Beyond Georgia, there are 3 communities that are also named Millen - they are located in Michigan and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Millen ...

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

  • Thomas Station [Burke County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Thomas Station
    • Thomas Station [Burke County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the north of Millen
    • Estimated population in 2019: 8,752 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Thomas Station have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Thomas Station
  • Thrift [Jenkins County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Thrift
    • Thrift [Jenkins County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the southwest of Millen
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,623 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Thrift have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Thrift
  • Sylvania [Screven County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sylvania
    • Sylvania [Screven County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the east of Millen
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,450 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sylvania
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sylvania<7>
  • Twin City [Emanuel County]
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    • Twin City [Emanuel County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southwest of Millen
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,698 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Twin City have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Twin City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Twin City<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Sardis [Burke County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sardis
      • Sardis [Burke County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Millen
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 970 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sardis
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sardis<7>
    • Portal [Bulloch County]
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      • Portal [Bulloch County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the south of Millen
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 707 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Portal have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Portal
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Portal<7>
    • Hiltonia [Screven County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hiltonia
      • Hiltonia [Screven County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the east of Millen
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 321 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hiltonia
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hiltonia<7>
    • Hilltonia [Screven County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hilltonia
      • Hilltonia [Screven County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the east of Millen
      • Population from the 2010 Census: 262 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hilltonia came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<8>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hilltonia
    • Midville [Burke County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Midville
      • Midville [Burke County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the west of Millen
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 251 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Midville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Midville<7>
    • Kites Spur [Bulloch County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kites Spur
      • Kites Spur [Bulloch County] was located 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the south of Millen
      • Estimated population in 2019: 227 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kites Spur have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Millen ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Georgia

About Jenkins County

About Georgia

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Millen. 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 Jenkins, 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 Millen.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Millen - 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 Millen). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Millen 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- Millen) 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 Millen. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from MillenOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Millen. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.8038, Longitude: -81.9492    
<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.
<8>If we have found a location and have questions about the accuracy of our information, we will simply say that the marker is 'in the vicinity'. We are not confident about the location and the position of our marker is only a rough guide. If we have too many doubts about the location, we will not include it in our database.






















 

 

 

 

 


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