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Welcome to Rutledge ...

The city of Rutledge is located in Morgan County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Rutledge has a population of 813 people<3> (see below for details).

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

Rutledge is 710 feet [216 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Telephone area codes for Rutledge: (706) and (762)<5>

The ZIP code for Rutledge: 30663<6>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Rutledge had an population of 813 people. This is an increase of 4.1% since the 2010 Census.

At the time of the 2010 Census, Rutledge had a population of 781 people. This makes Rutledge the county's 2nd most populous community.

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

Adding Rutledge to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Rutledge 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 Rutledge was

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

Communities Also Named Rutledge ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 14 communities that are also named Rutledge - they are located in Alabama (2), Florida (2), Iowa, Maryland, Minnesota, Missouri (2), Oregon, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, West Virginia and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Rutledge ...

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

  • Covington [Newton County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Covington
    • Covington [Newton County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<7> to the west of Rutledge
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 14,386 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Covington
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Covington<8>
  • Monroe [Walton County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Monroe
    • Monroe [Walton County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<7> to the northwest of Rutledge
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 13,979 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Monroe
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Monroe<8>
  • East Wood [Newton County]
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    • East Wood [Newton County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<7> to the west of Rutledge
    • Estimated population in 2019: 6,725 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for East Wood have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Wood
  • Cumberland [Oconee County]
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    • Cumberland [Oconee County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<7> to the northeast of Rutledge
    • Estimated population in 2019: 6,547 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cumberland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cumberland
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Social Circle [Walton County]
    • Madison [Morgan County]
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      • Madison [Morgan County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<7> to the east of Rutledge
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,258 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Madison have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Madison
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Madison<8>
    • Nicholasville [Walton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Nicholasville
      • Nicholasville [Walton County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<7> to the northwest of Rutledge
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,333 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nicholasville
    • Oxford [Newton County]
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      • Oxford [Newton County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<7> to the west of Rutledge
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,337 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oxford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oxford
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oxford<8>
    • Porterdale [Newton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Porterdale
      • Porterdale [Newton County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<7> to the west of Rutledge
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,475 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Porterdale have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Porterdale
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Porterdale<8>
    • Walnut Grove [Walton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Walnut Grove
      • Walnut Grove [Walton County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<7> to the northwest of Rutledge
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,367 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Walnut Grove have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Walnut Grove

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Rutledge ...

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

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About Morgan County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Morgan County: www.morganga.org/

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 Morgan, 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 Rutledge.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Rutledge - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Area code (762) is an overlay for area code (706).
<6>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 Rutledge). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Rutledge or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<7>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Rutledge) 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 Rutledge. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from RutledgeOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Rutledge. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.6263, Longitude: -83.6115       In this case, the coordinates for Rutledge have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<8>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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