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Welcome to Shiloh ...

The city of Shiloh is located in Harris County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Shiloh has a population of 483 people<2> (see below for details).

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

Shiloh is 890 feet [271 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

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

Area codes for Shiloh: (706) & (762)<4>

The ZIP code for Shiloh: 31826<5>

Websites for Shiloh ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.harriscountychamber.org/

Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Shiloh, the following might be of interest:

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Shiloh had an population of 483 people. This is an increase of 8.54% since the 2010 Census.

At the time of the 2010 Census, Shiloh had a population of 445 people. This makes Shiloh the county's 4th most populous community.

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

Communities Also Named Shiloh ...

While we believe that this Shiloh is located in Harris County, we know of another 5 Georgia communities named Shiloh. Those communities are located in the following counties: Lowndes, Madison, McDuffie, Sumter and Troup County.

Beyond Georgia, there are 101 communities that are also named Shiloh - they are located in Alabama (7), Arkansas (10), California, Florida (3), Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas (2), Kentucky, Louisiana (3), Maine, Maryland (3), Michigan, Mississippi (4), Missouri, New Jersey (2), North Carolina (5), Ohio (4), Oklahoma, Ontario (3), Pennsylvania (2), South Carolina (7), South Dakota, Tennessee (11), Texas (10), Utah, Virginia (6) and West Virginia (3).

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

Communities near Shiloh ...

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

  • Lawrences Mill [Pike County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lawrences Mill
    • Lawrences Mill [Pike County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the northeast of Shiloh
    • Estimated population in 2019: 30,834 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lawrences Mill have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lawrences Mill
  • Carrolls [Meriwether County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Carrolls
    • Carrolls [Meriwether County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the northeast of Shiloh
    • Estimated population in 2019: 27,259 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Carrolls have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Carrolls
  • Mountain Hill [Harris County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mountain Hill
    • Mountain Hill [Harris County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the west of Shiloh
    • Population from the 2010 Census: 11,554 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mountain Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mountain Hill
  • Fortson [Muscogee County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fortson
    • Fortson [Muscogee County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the southwest of Shiloh
    • Population from the 2010 Census: 4,924 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fortson
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fortson<8>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Manchester [Meriwether County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Manchester
      • Manchester [Meriwether County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<6> to the northeast of Shiloh
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,918 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Manchester
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Manchester<8>
    • Pine Mountain [Harris County]
    • Hamilton [Harris County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hamilton
      • Hamilton [Harris County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<6> to the west of Shiloh
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,141 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hamilton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hamilton<8>
    • Mountainbrook [Harris County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mountainbrook
      • Mountainbrook [Harris County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the west of Shiloh
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,108 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mountainbrook have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mountainbrook
    • Woodbury [Meriwether County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Woodbury
      • Woodbury [Meriwether County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the northeast of Shiloh
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 898 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Woodbury have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Woodbury
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Woodbury<8>
    • Talbotton [Talbot County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Talbotton
      • Talbotton [Talbot County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the southeast of Shiloh
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 838 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Talbotton have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Talbotton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Talbotton<8>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Shiloh ...

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

Adding Shiloh to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Shiloh 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 Shiloh was on a map (with an unknown title) dated 1883.

We also found Shiloh in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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 Harris, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Shiloh.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Shiloh - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (762) is an overlay for area code (706).
<5>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 Shiloh). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Shiloh or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Shiloh) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Shiloh. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from ShilohOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Shiloh. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.8097, Longitude: -84.6987    
<7>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.
<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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