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Welcome to Sandersville ...
The city of Sandersville is located in Washington County<1> and is the County Seat for Washington County.
The location of Sandersville has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Sandersville has a population of 5,387 people<3> (see below for details).
Sandersville is 440 feet [134 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Sandersville lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Sandersville lies within the (478) area code.
The ZIP code for Sandersville: 31082<5>
We don't have a date for the establishment of Sandersville.
Websites for Sandersville ...
Official Website: www.sandersville.net/
Chamber of Commerce: www.washingtoncounty-ga.com/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Sandersville had an population of 5,387 people. This is a decrease of 8.88% since the 2010 Census.
At the time of the 2010 Census, Sandersville had a population of 5,912 people (or 27.9% of the total population of Washington County). This makes Sandersville the county's most populous community.
The population of Sandersville represents 0.06% of the total population of Georgia (which has 9,687,653 people), making it the state's 109th most populous community.
More information can be found on the Census Page for Sandersville.
Communities Also Named Sandersville ...
Using our Gazetteer, we found that there are 4 communities that are also named Sandersville - they are located in Illinois, Kentucky, Mississippi and Texas.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Sandersville.
Communities near Sandersville ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Sandersville.
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 Sandersville. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Sandersville.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Sandersville. 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 Sandersville.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Sandersville. Our list includes 12 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Sandersville.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Sandersville ...
Looking for more information about Sandersville? 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 Sandersville, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Sandersville.
Adding Sandersville to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Sandersville in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
From our notes, the earliest published mention we've found for Sandersville was on a map (with an unknown title) dated 1822.
We also found Sandersville in the book titled Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details, see References and Mentions for Sandersville.
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Sandersville: www.sandersville.net/
The official website for State of Georgia: https://georgia.gov/
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This page was last modified/updated: 01 Jun 2023