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Welcome to Tiger ...

The town of Tiger is located in Rabun County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Tiger has a population of 496 people<3> (see below for details).

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

Tiger is 1,950 feet [594 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Area codes for Tiger: (706) and (762)<5>

The ZIP code for Tiger: 30576<6>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Tiger had an population of 496 people. This is a decrease of 9.16% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 24.04% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Tiger had a population of 546 people. This makes Tiger the county's 3rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 546 people, the population of Tiger decreased 16.39% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 653 people).

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

Adding Tiger to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Tiger 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 Tiger was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

Communities Also Named Tiger ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 8 communities that are also named Tiger - they are located in Arizona (2), Colorado, North Carolina, Ohio (2), Oklahoma and Washington.

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

Communities near Tiger ...

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

  • Jarrett [Stephens County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jarrett
    • Jarrett [Stephens County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<7> to the southeast of Tiger
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,974 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Jarrett have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jarrett
  • Naguchee [White County] - Historic
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Naguchee
    • Naguchee [White County] was located 19 miles [30.6 km]<7> to the southwest of Tiger
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,141 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Naguchee have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
  • Highlands [Jackson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Highlands
    • Highlands [Jackson County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<7> to the northeast of Tiger
    • Estimated population in 2019: 982 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Highlands have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Highlands
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Highlands<8>
  • Hills [Habersham County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hills
    • Hills [Habersham County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<7> to the south of Tiger
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hills have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hills
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Mauldins [Habersham County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mauldins
      • Mauldins [Habersham County] was located 17 miles [27.4 km]<7> to the southwest of Tiger
      • Estimated population in 2019: 225 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mauldins have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Lakemont [Rabun County]
    • Mountain City [Rabun County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mountain City
      • Mountain City [Rabun County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<7> to the northeast of Tiger
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mountain City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mountain City
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mountain City<8>
    • Antioch [Rabun County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Antioch
      • Antioch [Rabun County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<7> to the northeast of Tiger
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Antioch
    • Tallulah Falls [Habersham County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tallulah Falls
      • Tallulah Falls [Habersham County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<7> to the south of Tiger
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tallulah Falls have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tallulah Falls
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tallulah Falls<8>
    • Dillard [Rabun County]

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Tiger ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Georgia

About Rabun County

About Georgia

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Tiger. 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 Rabun, 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 Tiger.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Tiger - 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 town (such as Tiger). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Tiger 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 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Tiger) 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 Tiger. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from TigerOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Tiger. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.8458, Longitude: -83.4331       In this case, the coordinates for Tiger 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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