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Welcome to Warrenton ...

The city of Warrenton is located in Warren County<1> and is the County Seat for Warren County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Warrenton has a population of 1,707 people<3> (see below for details).

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

Warrenton is 490 feet [149 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

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

The ZIP code for Warrenton: 30828<6>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Warrenton had an population of 1,707 people. This is a decrease of 11.87% since the 2010 Census.

At the time of the 2010 Census, Warrenton had a population of 1,937 people (or 33.2% of the total population of Warren County). This makes Warrenton the county's most populous community.

The population of Warrenton represents 0.02% of the population of Georgia (which has 9,687,653 people), making it the state's 229th most populous community.

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

Communities Also Named Warrenton ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 17 communities that are also named Warrenton - they are located in Alabama (2), Arkansas, Illinois (2), Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Manitoba, Mississippi, Missouri, North Carolina, Ohio, Oregon, South Carolina, Texas and Virginia.

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

Communities near Warrenton ...

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

  • Columbia Mine [McDuffie County] - Historic
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Columbia Mine
    • Columbia Mine [McDuffie County] was located 15 miles [24.1 km]<7> to the north of Warrenton
    • Estimated population in 2019: 195,769 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Columbia Mine have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
  • Thomson [McDuffie County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Thomson
    • Thomson [McDuffie County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<7> to the northeast of Warrenton
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,463 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Thomson have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Thomson
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Thomson<8>
  • Sparta [Hancock County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sparta
    • Sparta [Hancock County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<7> to the southwest of Warrenton
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,220 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sparta have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sparta
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sparta<8>
  • Hamilton Crossroads [McDuffie County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hamilton Crossroads
    • Hamilton Crossroads [McDuffie County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<7> to the northeast of Warrenton
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,117 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hamilton Crossroads have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hamilton Crossroads
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Megahee [McDuffie County]
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      • Megahee [McDuffie County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<7> to the east of Warrenton
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,031 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Megahee have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Megahee
    • Lundberg [Wilkes County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lundberg
      • Lundberg [Wilkes County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<7> to the north of Warrenton
      • Estimated population in 2019: 831 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lundberg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lundberg
    • Gibson [Glascock County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gibson
      • Gibson [Glascock County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<7> to the south of Warrenton
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 632 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gibson
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gibson<8>
    • Cadley [Warren County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cadley
      • Cadley [Warren County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<7> to the north of Warrenton
      • Estimated population in 2019: 540 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cadley have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cadley
    • Dearing [McDuffie County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dearing
      • Dearing [McDuffie County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<7> to the east of Warrenton
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 529 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dearing
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dearing<8>
    • Crawfordville [Taliaferro County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Crawfordville
      • Crawfordville [Taliaferro County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<7> to the northwest of Warrenton
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 479 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Crawfordville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Crawfordville<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 Warrenton. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Warrenton.

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Warrenton. Our list includes 4 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Warrenton.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Warrenton ...

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

Adding Warrenton to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Warrenton 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 Warrenton was on a map (with an unknown title) dated 1822.

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

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

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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Warrenton. 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 Warren, 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 Warrenton.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Warrenton - 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 Warrenton). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Warrenton 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Warrenton) 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 Warrenton. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from WarrentonOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Warrenton. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.4067, Longitude: -82.6653       In this case, the coordinates for Warrenton 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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