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Welcome to Planter ...

Planter is located in Madison County<1>.

Planter is 880 feet [268 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Area codes for Planter: (706) & (762)<3>

Adding Planter to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Planter 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 Planter was

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

Communities Also Named Planter ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Planter - it's located in Michigan.

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

Communities near Planter ...

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

  • Athens [Clarke County]
  • Dalton [Madison County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dalton
    • Dalton [Madison County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the east of Planter
    • Estimated population in 2019: 33,665 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dalton
  • Chamberlin [Clarke County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chamberlin
    • Chamberlin [Clarke County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the south of Planter
    • Estimated population in 2019: 30,307 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chamberlin have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chamberlin
  • Dry Pond [Jackson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dry Pond
    • Dry Pond [Jackson County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the west of Planter
    • Estimated population in 2019: 15,881 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dry Pond have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dry Pond
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Jefferson [Jackson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jefferson
      • Jefferson [Jackson County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the west of Planter
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 12,490 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jefferson
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Jefferson<5>
    • Commerce [Jackson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Commerce
      • Commerce [Jackson County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Planter
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,328 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Commerce
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Commerce<5>
    • Cumberland [Oconee County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cumberland
      • Cumberland [Oconee County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the south of Planter
      • Estimated population in 2019: 6,547 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cumberland have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cumberland
    • Madison Springs [Madison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Madison Springs
      • Madison Springs [Madison County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Planter
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,210 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Madison Springs have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Former name for Madison Springs:
      • Alexanderville
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Madison Springs
    • Cleveland Station [Clarke County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cleveland Station
      • Cleveland Station [Clarke County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Planter
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,165 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cleveland Station have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cleveland Station
    • Watkinsville [Oconee County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Watkinsville
      • Watkinsville [Oconee County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the south of Planter
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,962 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Watkinsville have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Watkinsville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Watkinsville<5>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Planter ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Georgia

About Madison County

About Georgia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Madison County: www.madisonco.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 Madison, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Planter - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Area code (762) is an overlay for area code (706).
<4>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- Planter) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Planter. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from PlanterOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Planter. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.1194, Longitude: -83.3408    
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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