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Welcome to Talbotton ...

The city of Talbotton is located in Talbot County<1> and is the County Seat for Talbot County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Talbotton has a population of 844 people<3> (see below for details).

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

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

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

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

Area codes for Talbotton: (706) & (762)<5>

The ZIP code for Talbotton: 31827<6>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Talbotton had an population of 844 people. This is a decrease of 12.99% since the 2010 Census.

At the time of the 2010 Census, Talbotton had a population of 970 people (or 14.13% of the total population of Talbot County). This makes Talbotton the county's most populous community.

The population of Talbotton represents 0.01% of the total population of Georgia (which has 9,687,653 people), making it the state's 300th most populous community.

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

Communities near Talbotton ...

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

  • Thomaston (19 miles [30.6 km] to the northeast)
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    • Thomaston lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<7> to the northeast of Talbotton and is located in Upson County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,770 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Thomaston
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Thomaston<8>
  • Manchester (13 miles [20.9 km] to the north)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Manchester
    • Manchester lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<7> to the north of Talbotton and is located in Meriwether County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,918 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Manchester
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Manchester<8>
  • Butler (19 miles [30.6 km] to the southeast)
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    • Butler lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<7> to the southeast of Talbotton and is located in Taylor County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,816 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Butler
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Butler<8>
  • Lincoln Park (17 miles [27.4 km] to the northeast)
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    • Lincoln Park lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<7> to the northeast of Talbotton and is located in Upson County
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,503 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lincoln Park have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Waverly Hall (11 miles [17.7 km] to the west)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Waverly Hall
    • Waverly Hall lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<7> to the west of Talbotton and is located in Harris County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 821 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Waverly Hall have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Waverly Hall
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Waverly Hall<8>
  • Shiloh (12 miles [19.3 km] to the northwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shiloh
    • Shiloh lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<7> to the northwest of Talbotton and is located in Harris County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 495 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shiloh
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Shiloh<8>
  • Warm Springs (16 miles [25.7 km] to the northwest)
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    • Warm Springs lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<7> to the northwest of Talbotton and is located in Meriwether County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 403 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Warm Springs
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Warm Springs<8>
  • Betts (19 miles [30.6 km] to the north)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Betts
    • Betts lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<7> to the north of Talbotton and is located in Meriwether County
    • Estimated population in 2019: 373 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Betts have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Betts
  • Woodland (7 miles [11.3 km] to the north)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Woodland
    • Woodland lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<7> to the north of Talbotton and is located in Talbot County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 347 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Woodland
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Woodland<8>
  • Norwich (11 miles [17.7 km] to the southeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Norwich
    • Norwich lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<7> to the southeast of Talbotton and is located in Taylor County
    • Estimated population in 2019: 222 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Norwich have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Norwich

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

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Talbotton. Our list includes 8 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Talbotton.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Talbotton ...

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

Adding Talbotton to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Talbotton 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 Talbotton was on a map (with an unknown title) dated 1830.

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

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

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About Talbot County

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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 Talbot, 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 Talbotton.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Talbotton - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Area code (762) is an overlay for area code (706).
<6>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 Talbotton). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Talbotton or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<7>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Talbotton) 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 Talbotton. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from TalbottonOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Talbotton. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.6773, Longitude: -84.5406       In this case, the coordinates for Talbotton have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<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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