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Welcome to Riddleville ...

The town of Riddleville is located in Washington County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Riddleville has a population of 86 people<3> (see below for details).

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

Riddleville is 410 feet [125 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

The area code for Riddleville: (478)

Websites for Riddleville ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.washingtoncounty-ga.com/

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

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Riddleville had an population of 86 people. This is a decrease of 10.42% since the 2010 Census.

At the time of the 2010 Census, Riddleville had a population of 96 people. This makes Riddleville the county's 7th most populous community.

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

Communities Also Named Riddleville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Riddleville - they are located in Illinois and Texas.

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

Communities near Riddleville ...

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

  • Tuckers Crossroad [Laurens County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tuckers Crossroad
    • Tuckers Crossroad [Laurens County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southwest of Riddleville
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tuckers Crossroad have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tuckers Crossroad
  • Sandersville [Washington County]
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    • Sandersville [Washington County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the northwest of Riddleville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,275 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sandersville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sandersville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sandersville<6>
  • Wrightsville [Johnson County]
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    • Wrightsville [Johnson County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the south of Riddleville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,606 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wrightsville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wrightsville<6>
  • Tennille [Washington County]
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    • Tennille [Washington County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the west of Riddleville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,211 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tennille
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tennille<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Louisville [Jefferson County]
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      • Louisville [Jefferson County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Riddleville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,189 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Louisville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Louisville<6>
    • Midway [Laurens County]
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      • Midway [Laurens County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the south of Riddleville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,061 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Midway have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Midway
    • Davisboro [Washington County]
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      • Davisboro [Washington County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Riddleville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,950 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Davisboro
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Davisboro<6>
    • Wadley [Jefferson County]
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      • Wadley [Jefferson County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the east of Riddleville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,834 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wadley
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wadley<6>
    • Harrison [Washington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Harrison
      • Harrison [Washington County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Riddleville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 433 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Harrison
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Harrison<6>
    • Stapletons Crossroads [Jefferson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stapletons Crossroads
      • Stapletons Crossroads [Jefferson County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Riddleville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 393 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stapletons Crossroads have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stapletons Crossroads

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Riddleville ...

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

Adding Riddleville to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Riddleville 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 Riddleville was on a map (with an unknown title) dated 1883.

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

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Georgia

About Washington County

About Georgia

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Riddleville. 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 Washington, 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 Riddleville.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Riddleville - 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' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Riddleville) 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 Riddleville. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from RiddlevilleOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Riddleville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.9069, Longitude: -82.6661       In this case, the coordinates for Riddleville 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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