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Welcome to Port Wentworth Junction ...

Port Wentworth Junction is located in Chatham County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Port Wentworth Junction: Prt. Wentworth Jct. (or less commonly used: Prt. Wentworth Jctn.)

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Port Wentworth Junction has a population of 9,641 people<3> (see below for details).

Port Wentworth Junction is 30 feet [9 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Port Wentworth Junction is within the boundaries of the (912) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Port Wentworth Junction had an population of 9,641 people. This is an increase of 79.9% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 194.29% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Port Wentworth Junction had a population of 5,359 people.

The population of Port Wentworth Junction represents 0.06% of the total population of Georgia (which has 9,687,653 people).

With a 2010 count of 5,359 people, the population of Port Wentworth Junction increased 63.58% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 3,276 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Port Wentworth Junction.

Communities near Port Wentworth Junction ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Port Wentworth Junction.

  • Hardeeville [Jasper County]
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    • Hardeeville [Jasper County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Port Wentworth Junction
    • Estimated population in 2019: 7,278 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hardeeville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hardeeville<6>
  • Rincon [Effingham County]
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    • Rincon [Effingham County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the north of Port Wentworth Junction
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,630 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rincon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rincon
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rincon<6>
  • Exley [Effingham County]
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    • Exley [Effingham County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the north of Port Wentworth Junction
    • Population from the 2010 Census: 2,894 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Exley have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Exley
  • Montgomery [Chatham County]
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    • Montgomery [Chatham County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the south of Port Wentworth Junction
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,719 people
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Isle of Armstrong [Chatham County]
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      • Isle of Armstrong [Chatham County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Port Wentworth Junction
      • Population from the 2010 Census: 2,402 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Isle of Armstrong have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Isle of Armstrong
    • Union Junction [Chatham County]
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      • Union Junction [Chatham County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the southeast of Port Wentworth Junction
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,899 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Union Junction have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Union Junction
    • Nicholsonville [Chatham County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Nicholsonville
      • Nicholsonville [Chatham County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the south of Port Wentworth Junction
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,869 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Nicholsonville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nicholsonville
    • Richfield [Chatham County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Richfield
      • Richfield [Chatham County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the southeast of Port Wentworth Junction
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,643 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Richfield have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Richfield
    • Pooler [Chatham County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pooler
      • Pooler [Chatham County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the southwest of Port Wentworth Junction
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pooler have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pooler
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pooler<6>
    • Bloomingdale [Chatham County]

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Port Wentworth Junction ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Chatham County: www.chathamcounty.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 Chatham, 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 Port Wentworth Junction.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Port Wentworth Junction - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>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- Port Wentworth Junction) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Port Wentworth Junction. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.1438, Longitude: -81.1921       In this case, the coordinates for Port Wentworth Junction 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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