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Welcome to Rincon ...
The location of Rincon has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Rincon has a population of 10,366 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Rincon.
Rincon is 70 feet [21 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Rincon lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Rincon is within the boundaries of the (912) area code.
The ZIP code for Rincon: 31326<5>
Websites for Rincon ...
Chamber of Commerce: www.effinghamcounty.com/
Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Rincon, the following might be of interest:
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Rincon had an population of 10,366 people. This is an increase of 17.32% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 327.99% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Rincon had a population of 8,836 people (which is 16.91% of the total population of Effingham County). This makes Rincon the county's most populous community.
The population of Rincon represents 0.09% of the population of Georgia (which has 9,687,653 people), making it the state's 87th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 8,836 people, the population of Rincon increased 264.82% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 2,422 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Rincon.
Communities Also Named Rincon ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 10 communities that are also named Rincon - they are located in Arizona, California (4), Indiana, New Mexico (2) and Texas (2).
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Rincon.
Communities near Rincon ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Rincon.
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 Rincon. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Rincon.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Rincon. 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 Rincon.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Rincon. See our Newspapers Page for Rincon.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Rincon ...
Looking for more information about Rincon? 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 Rincon, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Rincon.
Adding Rincon to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Rincon 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 Rincon was on a map (with an unknown title) dated 1895.
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Rincon on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Rincon. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Effingham County: www.effinghamcounty.org/
The official website for State of Georgia: https://georgia.gov/
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This page was last modified: 29 Jun 2022