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Welcome to Union Point ...

The city of Union Point is located in Greene County<1>.

A typical abbreviation for Union Point: Union Pt.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Union Point has a population of 1,911 people<2> (see below for details).

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

Union Point is 650 feet [198 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Area codes for Union Point: (706) and (762)<4>

The ZIP code for Union Point: 30669<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Union Point had an population of 1,911 people. This is an increase of 18.18% since the 2010 Census.

At the time of the 2010 Census, Union Point had a population of 1,617 people (or 10.11% of the total population of Greene County). This makes Union Point the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Union Point represents 0.02% of the population of Georgia (which has 9,687,653 people), making it the state's 244th most populous community.

More information can be found on the Census Page for Union Point.

Communities Also Named Union Point ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Georgia communities named Union Point: This one is located in Greene County and the other is located in Whitfield County.

Beyond Georgia, there are 8 communities that are also named Union Point - they are located in Illinois, Louisiana, Manitoba, Massachusetts, Missouri, North Carolina and Oregon.

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

Communities near Union Point ...

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

  • Carters Grove (9 miles [14.5 km] to the northeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Carters Grove
    • Carters Grove lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the northeast of Union Point and is located in Taliaferro County
    • Estimated population in 2019: 21,760 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Carters Grove have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Carters Grove
  • Swaggy Valley (11 miles [17.7 km] to the south)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Swaggy Valley
    • Swaggy Valley lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the south of Union Point and is located in Greene County
    • Estimated population in 2019: 7,542 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Swaggy Valley have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Swaggy Valley
  • Comfort (16 miles [25.7 km] to the south) - Historic
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Comfort
    • Comfort was located 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the south of Union Point and is located in Greene County
    • Estimated population in 2019: 7,085 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Comfort have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
  • Greensboro (6 miles [9.7 km] to the southwest)
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    • Greensboro lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the southwest of Union Point and is located in Greene County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,272 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greensboro
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Greensboro<8>
  • Gum Hill (12 miles [19.3 km] to the south)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gum Hill
    • Gum Hill lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the south of Union Point and is located in Hancock County
    • Population from the 2010 Census: 2,146 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gum Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gum Hill
  • Crawford (19 miles [30.6 km] to the north)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Crawford
    • Crawford lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the north of Union Point and is located in Oglethorpe County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 839 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Crawford
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Crawford<8>
  • Daniel Springs (6 miles [9.7 km] to the northeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Daniel Springs
    • Daniel Springs lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the northeast of Union Point and is located in Greene County
    • Estimated population in 2019: 594 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Daniel Springs have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Daniel Springs
  • Crawfordville (11 miles [17.7 km] to the east)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Crawfordville
    • Crawfordville lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the east of Union Point and is located in Taliaferro County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 479 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Crawfordville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Crawfordville<8>
  • Woodville (4 miles [6.4 km] to the northwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Woodville
    • Woodville lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<6> to the northwest of Union Point and is located in Greene County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 397 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Woodville have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Woodville
  • White Plains (9 miles [14.5 km] to the south)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for White Plains
    • White Plains lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the south of Union Point and is located in Greene County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 356 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for White Plains have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on White Plains
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for White Plains<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 Union Point. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Union Point.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Union Point ...

Looking for more information about Union 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Union Point, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Union Point.

Adding Union Point to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Union Point 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 Union Point was on a map (with an unknown title) dated 1855.

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

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

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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 Greene, 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 Union Point.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Union Point - 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 Union Point). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Union Point 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- Union Point) 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 Union Point. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Union PointOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Union Point. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.6149, Longitude: -83.0739    
<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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