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Welcome to Plainville ...

The city of Plainville is located in Gordon County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Plainville has a population of 318 people<3> (see below for details).

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

Plainville is 660 feet [201 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

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

Area codes for Plainville: (706) and (762)<5>

The ZIP code for Plainville: 30733<6>

Websites for Plainville ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.gordonchamber.org/

Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Plainville, the following might be of interest:

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Plainville had an population of 318 people. This is an increase of 1.6% since the 2010 Census.

At the time of the 2010 Census, Plainville had a population of 313 people. This makes Plainville the county's 4th most populous community.

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

Communities Also Named Plainville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 18 communities that are also named Plainville - they are located in Connecticut, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Massachusetts (4), New Jersey (2), New York, Ohio, Ontario (3), Pennsylvania, Rhode Island and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Plainville ...

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

  • Rome [Floyd County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rome
    • Rome [Floyd County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<7> to the southwest of Plainville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 36,764 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rome
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rome<8>
  • Calhoun [Gordon County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Calhoun
    • Calhoun [Gordon County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<7> to the northeast of Plainville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 17,572 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Calhoun
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Calhoun<8>
  • Calhoun Ferry [Gordon County]
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    • Calhoun Ferry [Gordon County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<7> to the northeast of Plainville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 17,271 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Calhoun Ferry have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Calhoun Ferry
  • Villanow [Walker County]
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    • Villanow [Walker County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<7> to the north of Plainville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 16,058 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Villanow
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Buff [Gordon County] - Historic
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      • Buff [Gordon County] was located 18 miles [29 km]<7> to the northeast of Plainville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 15,522 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Buff have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Ligon [Bartow County] - Historic
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      • Ligon [Bartow County] was located 16 miles [25.7 km]<7> to the south of Plainville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 12,810 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ligon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Adairsville [Bartow County]
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      • Adairsville [Bartow County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<7> to the southeast of Plainville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,053 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Adairsville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Adairsville<8>
    • Soapstick [Gordon County]
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      • Soapstick [Gordon County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<7> to the northeast of Plainville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,544 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Soapstick have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Soapstick
    • Euharlee [Bartow County]
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      • Euharlee [Bartow County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<7> to the south of Plainville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,421 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Euharlee
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Euharlee<8>
    • Summerville Park [Floyd County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Summerville Park
      • Summerville Park [Floyd County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<7> to the southwest of Plainville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,243 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Summerville Park have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Summerville Park

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Plainville ...

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

Adding Plainville to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Gordon County: www.gordoncounty.org/

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 Gordon, 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Plainville.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Plainville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Area code (762) is an overlay for area code (706).
<6>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 Plainville). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Plainville or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<7>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 from Point A (ie- Plainville) 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 Plainville. 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 PlainvilleOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Plainville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.4058, Longitude: -85.0336       In this case, the coordinates for Plainville have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<8>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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