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Welcome to Ruskin ...
The location of Ruskin has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the 2010 Census (the most recent Census number we have), Ruskin had a population of 1,203 people.<3> (see below for details).
Ruskin is 140 feet [43 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Ruskin lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
The area code for Ruskin: (912)
Communities Also Named Ruskin ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 8 communities that are also named Ruskin - they are located in British Columbia, Florida, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Carolina, Ohio and Tennessee.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Ruskin.
Communities near Ruskin ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Ruskin.
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 Ruskin. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Ruskin.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Ruskin. 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 Ruskin.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Ruskin. See our Newspapers Page for Ruskin.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ruskin ...
Looking for more information about Ruskin? 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 Ruskin, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Ruskin.
Adding Ruskin to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Ruskin 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 Ruskin was on a map titled Map of Georgia (from Rand McNally, 1911).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Ruskin on our Genealogy Page.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified: 17 Apr 2022