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Welcome to Riceboro ...

The city of Riceboro is located in Liberty County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Riceboro has a population of 778 people<3> (see below for details).

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

Riceboro is near sea level<4>.

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

Riceboro is within the (912) area code.

The ZIP code for Riceboro: 31323<5>

Websites for Riceboro ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.libertycounty.org/

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

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Riceboro had an population of 778 people. This is a decrease of 3.83% since the 2010 Census.

At the time of the 2010 Census, Riceboro had a population of 809 people. This makes Riceboro the county's 4th most populous community.

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

Communities near Riceboro ...

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

  • Hinesville [Liberty County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hinesville
    • Hinesville [Liberty County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the northwest of Riceboro
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 34,085 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hinesville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hinesville<7>
  • Richmond Hill [Bryan County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Richmond Hill
    • Richmond Hill [Bryan County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the northeast of Riceboro
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 14,408 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Richmond Hill
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Richmond Hill<7>
  • Garden Acres [Liberty County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Garden Acres
    • Garden Acres [Liberty County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the northwest of Riceboro
    • Estimated population in 2019: 8,713 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Garden Acres have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Garden Acres
  • Walthourville [Liberty County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Walthourville
    • Walthourville [Liberty County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<6> to the west of Riceboro
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,065 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Walthourville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Walthourville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Walthourville<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Ludowici [Long County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ludowici
      • Ludowici [Long County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the west of Riceboro
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,352 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ludowici have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ludowici
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ludowici<7>
    • Midway [Liberty County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Midway
      • Midway [Liberty County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<6> to the north of Riceboro
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,015 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Midway
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Midway<7>
    • Trinity [Liberty County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Trinity
      • Trinity [Liberty County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the northwest of Riceboro
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,893 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Trinity have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Trinity
    • Screven Fork [Liberty County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Screven Fork
      • Screven Fork [Liberty County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<6> to the northwest of Riceboro
      • Estimated population in 2019: 771 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Screven Fork have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Screven Fork
    • Doe Run Estates [Liberty County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Doe Run Estates
      • Doe Run Estates [Liberty County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the northwest of Riceboro
      • Estimated population in 2019: 736 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Doe Run Estates have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Doe Run Estates
    • Allenhurst [Liberty County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Allenhurst
      • Allenhurst [Liberty County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<6> to the northwest of Riceboro
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 714 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Allenhurst
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Allenhurst<7>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Riceboro ...

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

Adding Riceboro to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Riceboro 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 Riceboro was on a map (with an unknown title) dated 1822.

We also found Riceboro in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Georgia

About Liberty County

About Georgia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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 Liberty, 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 Riceboro.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Riceboro - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>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 Riceboro). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Riceboro or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<6>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Riceboro) 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 Riceboro. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from RiceboroOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Riceboro. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.7263, Longitude: -81.4438       In this case, the coordinates for Riceboro have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<7>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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