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Welcome to Remerton ...

The city of Remerton is located in Lowndes County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Remerton has a population of 1,079 people<3> (see below for details).

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

Remerton is 180 feet [55 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

The telephone area code for Remerton: (229)

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Remerton had an population of 1,079 people. This is a decrease of 3.92% since the 2010 Census.

At the time of the 2010 Census, Remerton had a population of 1,123 people. This makes Remerton the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of Remerton represents 0.01% of the population of Georgia (which has 9,687,653 people), making it the state's 280th most populous community.

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

Communities near Remerton ...

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

  • Fodie [Brooks County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fodie
    • Fodie [Brooks County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the west of Remerton
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,037 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fodie
  • Quitman [Brooks County]
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    • Quitman [Brooks County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the west of Remerton
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,625 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Quitman
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Quitman<6>
  • Lakeland [Lanier County]
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    • Lakeland [Lanier County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northeast of Remerton
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,342 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lakeland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lakeland
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lakeland<6>
  • Hahira [Lowndes County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hahira
    • Hahira [Lowndes County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the north of Remerton
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,050 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hahira
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hahira<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Lake Park [Lowndes County]
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      • Lake Park [Lowndes County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the southeast of Remerton
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,371 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lake Park
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lake Park<6>
    • Ray City [Berrien County]
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      • Ray City [Berrien County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the north of Remerton
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,105 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ray City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ray City
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ray City<6>
    • Dasher [Lowndes County]
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      • Dasher [Lowndes County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the southeast of Remerton
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,025 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dasher have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dasher
    • Franklinville [Lowndes County]
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      • Franklinville [Lowndes County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the north of Remerton
      • Estimated population in 2019: 971 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Franklinville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Franklinville
    • McIntyre Spring [Brooks County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for McIntyre Spring
      • McIntyre Spring [Brooks County] was located 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the south of Remerton
      • Estimated population in 2019: 605 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for McIntyre Spring have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Morven [Brooks County]
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      • Morven [Brooks County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the northwest of Remerton
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 544 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Morven have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Morven
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Morven<6>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Remerton ...

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

Adding Remerton to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Remerton 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 Remerton was on a map (with an unknown title) dated 1904.

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

Mentions & References for Remerton

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About Lowndes County

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

The official website for Lowndes County: www.lowndescounty.com/

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 Lowndes, 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 Remerton.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Remerton - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Remerton) 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 Remerton. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from RemertonOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Remerton. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.8441, Longitude: -83.3085       In this case, the coordinates for Remerton 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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