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Welcome to Richland ...
The location of Richland has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Richland has a population of 1,643 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Richland.
Richland is 580 feet [177 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Richland lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Note: If you travel west from Richland (for example, toward Hurtsboro (AL)), you will leave Eastern Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).
Richland lies within the (229) area code.
The ZIP code for Richland: 31825<5>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Richland had an population of 1,643 people. This is an increase of 11.54% since the 2010 Census.
At the time of the 2010 Census, Richland had a population of 1,473 people (or 24.31% of the total population of Stewart County). This makes Richland the county's 2nd most populous community.
The population of Richland represents 0.02% of the population of Georgia (which has 9,687,653 people), making it the state's 252nd most populous community.
More information can be found on the Census Page for Richland.
Adding Richland to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Richland 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 Richland was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Richland on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Georgia (1911).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Richland on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Richland ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 54 communities that are also named Richland - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, California (2), Florida, Illinois (2), Indiana (2), Iowa, Kansas (4), Kentucky, Louisiana (4), Michigan, Minnesota (2), Mississippi (3), Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, Ohio (5), Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania (3), South Carolina (3), South Dakota, Tennessee (4), Texas (2), Utah and Washington.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Richland.
Communities near Richland ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Richland.
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 Richland. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Richland.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Richland. 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 Richland.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Richland. See our Newspapers Page for Richland.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Richland ...
Looking for more information about Richland? 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 Richland, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Richland.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified: 10 Oct 2021