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Welcome to Sassafrass Hills ...

Sassafrass Hills is located in Troup County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Sassafrass Hills has a population of 255 people<3> (see below for details).

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

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

Note: If you travel west from Sassafrass Hills (for example, toward Five Points (AL)), you will soon leave Eastern Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Sassafrass Hills had an population of 255 people. This is a decrease of 8.6% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 35.11% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Sassafrass Hills had a population of 279 people.

With a 2010 count of 279 people, the population of Sassafrass Hills decreased 29.01% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 393 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Sassafrass Hills.

Communities near Sassafrass Hills ...

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

  • Lanett [Chambers County]
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    • Lanett [Chambers County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Sassafrass Hills
    • Estimated population in 2019: 6,151 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lanett<6>
  • Roanoke [Randolph County]
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    • Roanoke [Randolph County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the west of Sassafrass Hills
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,913 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Roanoke have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Roanoke
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Roanoke<6>
  • Graysons Landing [Troup County]
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    • Graysons Landing [Troup County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the north of Sassafrass Hills
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,452 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Graysons Landing have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Louise [Troup County]
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    • Louise [Troup County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the east of Sassafrass Hills
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,215 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Louise have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Mountainbrook [Harris County]
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      • Mountainbrook [Harris County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southeast of Sassafrass Hills
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,108 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mountainbrook have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Five Points [Chambers County]
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      • Five Points [Chambers County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the west of Sassafrass Hills
      • Estimated population in 2019: 143 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Five Points have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Houston [Heard County]
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      • Houston [Heard County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the northwest of Sassafrass Hills
      • Population from the 2010 Census: 110 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Houston have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Asta Village [Troup County]
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      • Asta Village [Troup County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the northeast of Sassafrass Hills
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Asta Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Brays Lakeview [Troup County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brays Lakeview
      • Brays Lakeview [Troup County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Sassafrass Hills
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    • West Lake Village [Troup County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for West Lake Village
      • West Lake Village [Troup County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Sassafrass Hills
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Lake Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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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 Sassafrass Hills. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Sassafrass Hills.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Sassafrass Hills ...

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

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About Troup County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Troup County: www.troupcountyga.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 Troup, 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 Sassafrass Hills.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Sassafrass Hills - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>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 from Point A (ie- Sassafrass Hills) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Sassafrass Hills. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.0779, Longitude: -85.0460       In this case, the coordinates for Sassafrass Hills 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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