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Welcome to Sunny Point ...

Sunny Point is located in Troup County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Sunny Point: Sunny Pt.

From the 2010 Census (the most recent Census number we have), Sunny Point had a population of 1,303 people.<3> (see below for details).

Sunny Point is 650 feet [198 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

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

Communities Also Named Sunny Point ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Sunny Point - they are located in North Carolina and Virginia.

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

Communities near Sunny Point ...

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

  • Lanett [Chambers County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lanett
    • Lanett [Chambers County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southwest of Sunny Point
    • Estimated population in 2019: 6,151 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lanett
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lanett<6>
  • Roanoke [Randolph County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Roanoke
    • Roanoke [Randolph County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the west of Sunny Point
    • 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]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Graysons Landing
    • Graysons Landing [Troup County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the north of Sunny Point
    • 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.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Graysons Landing
  • Louise [Troup County]
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    • Louise [Troup County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the east of Sunny Point
    • 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.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Louise
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Five Points [Chambers County]
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      • Five Points [Chambers County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the west of Sunny Point
      • 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.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Five Points
    • Houston [Heard County]
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      • Houston [Heard County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Sunny Point
      • 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.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Houston
    • Rockwell Estates [Troup County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rockwell Estates
      • Rockwell Estates [Troup County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the south of Sunny Point
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rockwell Estates have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rockwell Estates
    • LaGrange [Troup County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for LaGrange
      • LaGrange [Troup County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the south of Sunny Point
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for LaGrange have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on LaGrange
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for LaGrange<6>
    • Asta Village [Troup County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Asta Village
      • Asta Village [Troup County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the northeast of Sunny Point
      • 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.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Asta Village
    • 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 Sunny Point
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brays Lakeview

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Sunny Point ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Georgia

About Troup County

About Georgia

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Sunny Point. 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 Sunny Point.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Sunny Point - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Sunny Point) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Sunny Point. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.0946, Longitude: -85.0574       In this case, the coordinates for Sunny Point 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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