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Welcome to Vaughn ...

Vaughn is located in Spalding County<1>.

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

Vaughn is 790 feet [241 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

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

Telephone area codes for Vaughn: (470)<4>, (678) & (770).

Communities Also Named Vaughn ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 16 communities that are also named Vaughn - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Kansas (2), Louisiana, Mississippi (2), Montana, New Mexico, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Virginia (2) and Washington.

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

Communities near Vaughn ...

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

  • Peachtree City [Fayette County]
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    • Peachtree City [Fayette County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northwest of Vaughn
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 36,763 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Peachtree City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Peachtree City<6>
  • McDonough [Henry County]
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    • McDonough [Henry County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northeast of Vaughn
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 27,582 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for McDonough have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on McDonough
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for McDonough<6>
  • Griffin [Spalding County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Griffin
    • Griffin [Spalding County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the east of Vaughn
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 22,665 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Griffin
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Griffin<6>
  • Foreston Place [Fayette County]
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    • Foreston Place [Fayette County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the northwest of Vaughn
    • Estimated population in 2019: 20,020 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Foreston Place have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Foreston Place
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Fayetteville [Fayette County]
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      • Fayetteville [Fayette County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the north of Vaughn
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 18,328 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fayetteville<6>
    • Fayette Villa Estates [Fayette County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fayette Villa Estates
      • Fayette Villa Estates [Fayette County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northwest of Vaughn
      • Estimated population in 2019: 17,991 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fayette Villa Estates have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fayette Villa Estates
    • Riverdale Acres [Clayton County]
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      • Riverdale Acres [Clayton County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the north of Vaughn
      • Estimated population in 2019: 15,594 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Riverdale Acres have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Riverdale Acres
    • Locust Grove [Henry County]
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      • Locust Grove [Henry County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the east of Vaughn
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,091 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Locust Grove have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Locust Grove
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Locust Grove<6>
    • Hampton [Henry County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hampton
      • Hampton [Henry County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the northeast of Vaughn
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,184 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hampton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hampton<6>
    • Hamptons Corner [Fayette County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hamptons Corner
      • Hamptons Corner [Fayette County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the northwest of Vaughn
      • Estimated population in 2019: 8,073 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hamptons Corner have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hamptons Corner

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Vaughn ...

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

Adding Vaughn to Our Gazetteer ...

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

We also found Vaughn on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Georgia (1911).

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Spalding County: www.spaldingcounty.com/

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 Spalding, 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>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Vaughn - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Of the area codes for Vaughn, area code (470, 678) is an overlay.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or 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- Vaughn) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Vaughn. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.2809, Longitude: -84.3916       In this case, the coordinates for Vaughn 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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