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Welcome to Moran ...

Moran is located in Crawford County<1>.

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

Moran is 430 feet [131 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Moran: (478)

Communities Also Named Moran ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 16 communities that are also named Moran - they are located in Arkansas, British Columbia, California (2), Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana, Michigan (2), Ohio, Texas, Virginia, Washington and Wyoming (2).

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

Communities near Moran ...

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

  • Brookhaven [Bibb County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brookhaven
    • Brookhaven [Bibb County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the east of Moran
    • Estimated population in 2019: 55,554 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brookhaven have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brookhaven
  • Barnesville [Lamar County]
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    • Barnesville [Lamar County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northwest of Moran
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,669 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Barnesville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Barnesville<5>
  • Byron [Peach County]
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    • Byron [Peach County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Moran
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,274 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Byron
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Byron<5>
  • Forsyth [Monroe County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Forsyth
    • Forsyth [Monroe County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the north of Moran
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,312 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Forsyth
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Forsyth<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Lee Pope [Crawford County]
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      • Lee Pope [Crawford County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the south of Moran
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,055 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lee Pope have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lee Pope
    • Bloomfield Park [Bibb County]
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      • Bloomfield Park [Bibb County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the east of Moran
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,686 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bloomfield Park have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bloomfield Park
    • Walden [Bibb County]
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      • Walden [Bibb County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southeast of Moran
      • Estimated population in 2019: 964 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Walden have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Walden
    • Roberta [Crawford County]
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      • Roberta [Crawford County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Moran
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 950 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Roberta have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Roberta
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Roberta<5>
    • Russellville [Monroe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Russellville
      • Russellville [Monroe County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the northwest of Moran
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Russellville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Russellville
    • Rutland [Bibb County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rutland
      • Rutland [Bibb County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southeast of Moran
      • Estimated population in 2019: 842 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rutland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rutland

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Moran ...

Looking for more information about Moran? 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Moran, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Moran.

Adding Moran to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Moran 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 Moran was on a map (with an unknown title) dated 1910.

We also found Moran on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Georgia (1911).

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Georgia

About Crawford County

About Georgia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Crawford County: www.co.crawford.ga.us/

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 Crawford, 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 Moran - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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- Moran) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Moran. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.8487, Longitude: -83.9319       In this case, the coordinates for Moran 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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