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Welcome to Morningside ...

Morningside is located in Muscogee County<1>.

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

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

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

Note: If you travel west from Morningside (for example, toward Smith's Station (AL)), you will soon leave Eastern Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).

Telephone area codes for Morningside: (706) and (762)<4>

Communities Also Named Morningside ...

While we believe that this Morningside is located in Muscogee County, we know of another 4 Georgia communities named Morningside. Those communities are located in the following counties: Bibb, Dougherty, Floyd and Fulton County.

Beyond Georgia, there are 26 communities that are also named Morningside - they are located in Alabama (2), Alberta, Connecticut, Florida, Indiana, Iowa, Louisiana, Maryland (2), Minnesota, New York, Ohio, Oregon, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Virginia (3) and Washington.

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

Communities near Morningside ...

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

  • Columbus
  • Maridale Estates
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Maridale Estates
    • Maridale Estates lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<5> to the west of Morningside.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 60,867 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Maridale Estates have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Maridale Estates
  • Phenix City
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Phenix City
    • Phenix City lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the southwest of Morningside.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 36,392 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Phenix City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Phenix City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Phenix City<6>
  • Saint Marys Hills
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saint Marys Hills
    • Saint Marys Hills lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the south of Morningside.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 18,567 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saint Marys Hills have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saint Marys Hills
  • Branton Woods
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Branton Woods
    • Branton Woods lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<5> to the south of Morningside.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 12,961 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Branton Woods have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Branton Woods
  • Mountain Hill
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mountain Hill
    • Mountain Hill lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northwest of Morningside.
    • Population from the 2010 Census: 11,554 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mountain Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mountain Hill
  • Cusseta Heights
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cusseta Heights
    • Cusseta Heights lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the south of Morningside.
    • Estimated population in 2018: 10,684 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cusseta Heights have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cusseta Heights
  • Smith's Station
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Smith's Station
    • Smith's Station lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the west of Morningside.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,804 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Smith's Station have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Smith's Station
  • Fortson
  • Heineburg Village ‑ Historic
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Heineburg Village
    • Heineburg Village was located 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the southeast of Morningside.
    • Estimated population in 2014: 2,893 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Heineburg Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> 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 Morningside. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Morningside.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Morningside ...

Looking for more information about Morningside? 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 Morningside, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Morningside.

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Morningside. 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 Muscogee, 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 Morningside - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (762) is an overlay for area code (706).
<5>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- Morningside) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Morningside. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.5310, Longitude: -84.9155       In this case, the coordinates for Morningside have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>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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