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The location of Mount Zion









Welcome to Mount Zion ...

So far, we have found very little information about Mount Zion. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>

We've added Mount Zion to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Mount Zion, please Contact Us.


Mount Zion would have been located within present day Stewart County.

We aren't confident of the location of Mount Zion, so consider the above location as an estimate.<2>

A typical abbreviation for Mount Zion: Mt. Zion

While the community is gone, the present day location for Mount Zion is 500 feet [152 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: The area where Mount Zion was located is in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Note: If you travel west from Mount Zion (for example, toward Eufaula (AL)), you will leave Eastern Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).

Mount Zion would have been located in the (229) area code.

Communities near Mount Zion ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Mount Zion and not the distance if you are driving.<4>.

Community   2017<5>
Population
DirDistance
Cuthbert   [Map]   3,616   S   14 miles [22.5 km]
Louvale   [Map]   ---   N   13 miles [20.9 km]
Lumpkin   [Map]   1,159   N   4 miles [6.4 km]
Morris   [Map]   ---   SW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Omaha   [Map]   ---   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Parrott   [Map]   139   E   16 miles [25.7 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Mount Zion.

Communities Also Named Mount Zion ...

While we believe that this Mount Zion is located in Stewart County, we know of another 2 Georgia communities named Mount Zion. Those communities are located in the following counties: Carroll and Hancock County.

Beyond Georgia, there are 69 communities that are also named Mount Zion - they are located in Alabama (6), Arkansas (3), Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (2), Kentucky (4), Louisiana (4), Maryland (4), Mississippi (4), Missouri (2), North Carolina (4), Ohio (2), Oklahoma, Ontario (4), Pennsylvania (5), South Carolina (3), Tennessee (9), Texas, Virginia (3), West Virginia (2) and Wisconsin.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Mount Zion. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Mount Zion. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Mount Zion.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Mount Zion:

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The official website for State of Georgia: https://georgia.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Mount Zion, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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<2>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been given GPS coordinates, but are unable to verify the accuracy. That said, we have some confidence that we have placed the marker near the actual location. A typical reason for being unable to verify a location is that it might be on private property or gone without an obvious trace.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Mount Zion - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<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 drawn from Point A (ie- Mount Zion) 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 Mount Zion. 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 Mount Zion

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Mount Zion. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.9883, Longitude: -84.7758     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Mount Zion have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<5>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Mount Zion.

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