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Welcome to Vidalia ...

The city of Vidalia is primarily located in Toombs County<1>. A portion of Vidalia extends into Montgomery County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Vidalia has a population of 10,421 people<2> (see below for details).

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

Vidalia is 290 feet [88 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Vidalia is located in the (912) area code.

The ZIP codes for Vidalia: 30474-30475<4>

Websites for Vidalia ...

Official Website: www.vidaliaga.com/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Vidalia had an population of 10,421 people. This is a decrease of 0.5% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 9,204.46% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Vidalia had a population of 10,473 people (or 38.47% of the total population of Toombs County). This makes Vidalia the county's most populous community.

The population of Vidalia represents 0.11% of the total population of Georgia (which has 9,687,653 people), making it the state's 73rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 10,473 people, the population of Vidalia increased 9,250.89% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 112 people).

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

Adding Vidalia to Our Gazetteer ...

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

We also found Vidalia on a map titled .

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

Communities Also Named Vidalia ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Vidalia - they are located in Louisiana and Mississippi.

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

Communities near Vidalia ...

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

  • Ochwalkee [Wheeler County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ochwalkee
    • Ochwalkee [Wheeler County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the west of Vidalia
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,732 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ochwalkee have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ochwalkee
  • Soperton [Treutlen County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Soperton
    • Soperton [Treutlen County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northwest of Vidalia
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,101 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Soperton have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Soperton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Soperton<7>
  • Reidsville [Tattnall County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Reidsville
    • Reidsville [Tattnall County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southeast of Vidalia
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,665 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Reidsville have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Reidsville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Reidsville<7>
  • Mount Vernon [Montgomery County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mount Vernon
    • Mount Vernon [Montgomery County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the west of Vidalia
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,353 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Vernon
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mount Vernon<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Glenwood [Wheeler County]
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      • Glenwood [Wheeler County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the west of Vidalia
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 644 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Glenwood
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Glenwood<7>
    • Uvalda [Montgomery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Uvalda
      • Uvalda [Montgomery County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the southwest of Vidalia
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 570 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Uvalda
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Uvalda<7>
    • Collins [Tattnall County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Collins
      • Collins [Tattnall County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the east of Vidalia
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 568 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Collins
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Collins<7>
    • Ailey [Montgomery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ailey
      • Ailey [Montgomery County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the west of Vidalia
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 528 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ailey
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ailey<7>
    • Stillmore [Emanuel County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stillmore
      • Stillmore [Emanuel County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northeast of Vidalia
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 515 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stillmore have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stillmore
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Stillmore<7>
    • Toombs Central [Toombs County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Toombs Central
      • Toombs Central [Toombs County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the south of Vidalia
      • Estimated population in 2019: 486 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Toombs Central have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Toombs Central

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

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Vidalia. Our list includes 5 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Vidalia.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Vidalia ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Georgia

About Toombs County

About Georgia

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Vidalia: www.vidaliaga.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 Toombs, 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 Vidalia.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Vidalia - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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 Vidalia). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Vidalia or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

Our list of ZIP Codes for Vidalia includes: 30474 & 30475.
<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 from Point A (ie- Vidalia) 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 Vidalia. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from VidaliaOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Vidalia. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.2170, Longitude: -82.4118    
<6>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.
<7>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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