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Welcome to Seney ...

Seney is located in Polk County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Seney has a population of 4,412 people<3> (see below for details).

Seney is 830 feet [253 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

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

Seney is served by one (or more) of the following area codes: (470)<5>, (678) & (770).

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Seney had an population of 4,412 people. This is an increase of 33.41% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 153.86% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Seney had a population of 3,307 people (or 7.97% of the total population of Polk County).

The population of Seney represents 0.03% of the total population of Georgia (which has 9,687,653 people).

With a 2010 count of 3,307 people, the population of Seney increased 90.28% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,738 people).

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

Adding Seney to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Seney 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 Seney was

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

Communities Also Named Seney ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Seney - they are located in Iowa, Michigan and Missouri.

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

Communities near Seney ...

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

  • Ligon [Bartow County] - Historic
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ligon
    • Ligon [Bartow County] was located 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the northeast of Seney
    • Estimated population in 2019: 12,810 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ligon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
  • Summerville Park [Floyd County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Summerville Park
    • Summerville Park [Floyd County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the north of Seney
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,243 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Summerville Park have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Summerville Park
  • Forrister [Paulding County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Forrister
    • Forrister [Paulding County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the southeast of Seney
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,130 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Forrister have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Forrister
  • Hanlin [Paulding County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hanlin
    • Hanlin [Paulding County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the southeast of Seney
    • Population from the 2010 Census: 3,298 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hanlin have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hanlin
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Chiaha [Floyd County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chiaha
      • Chiaha [Floyd County] was located 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the north of Seney
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,256 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chiaha have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Aragon [Polk County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Aragon
      • Aragon [Polk County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<6> to the southeast of Seney
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,336 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Aragon
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Aragon<7>
    • Cave Spring [Floyd County]
    • Robealou Acres [Floyd County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Robealou Acres
      • Robealou Acres [Floyd County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the northwest of Seney
      • Estimated population in 2019: 973 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Robealou Acres have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Robealou Acres
    • Shellman [Bartow County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shellman
      • Shellman [Bartow County] was located 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the east of Seney
      • Estimated population in 2019: 933 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Shellman have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Etna [Polk County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Etna
      • Etna [Polk County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the west of Seney
      • Estimated population in 2019: 902 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Etna have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Etna

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Seney ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Georgia

About Polk County

About Georgia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Polk County: www.polkcountygeorgia.us/

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 Polk, 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 Seney.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Seney - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Of the area codes for Seney, area code (470, 678) is an overlay.
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Seney) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Seney. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.0848, Longitude: -85.1211       In this case, the coordinates for Seney have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<7>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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