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Welcome to Warthen ...

Warthen is located in Washington County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Warthen has a population of 386 people<2> (see below for details).

Warthen is 470 feet [143 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Warthen: (478)

The ZIP code for Warthen: 31094<4>

Websites for Warthen ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.washingtoncounty-ga.com/

Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Warthen, the following might be of interest:

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Warthen had an population of 386 people. This is a decrease of 8.75% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 10.23% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Warthen had a population of 423 people.

With a 2010 count of 423 people, the population of Warthen decreased 1.63% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 430 people).

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

Communities Also Named Warthen ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Warthen - it's located in South Carolina.

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

Communities near Warthen ...

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

  • Sandersville (8 miles [12.9 km] to the south)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sandersville
    • Sandersville lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the south of Warthen and is located in Washington County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,275 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sandersville have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sandersville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sandersville<7>
  • Tennille (11 miles [17.7 km] to the south)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tennille
    • Tennille lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the south of Warthen and is located in Washington County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,211 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tennille
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tennille<7>
  • Davisboro (13 miles [20.9 km] to the southeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Davisboro
    • Davisboro lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the southeast of Warthen and is located in Washington County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,950 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Davisboro
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Davisboro<7>
  • Zebulon (12 miles [19.3 km] to the northwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Zebulon
    • Zebulon lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the northwest of Warthen and is located in Hancock County
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,228 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Zebulon
  • Sparta (15 miles [24.1 km] to the northwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sparta
    • Sparta lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northwest of Warthen and is located in Hancock County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,220 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sparta have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sparta
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sparta<7>
  • Gibson (15 miles [24.1 km] to the northeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gibson
    • Gibson lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northeast of Warthen and is located in Glascock County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 632 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gibson
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gibson<7>
  • Harrison (19 miles [30.6 km] to the south)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Harrison
    • Harrison lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the south of Warthen and is located in Washington County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 433 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Harrison
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Harrison<7>
  • Stapletons Crossroads (17 miles [27.4 km] to the east)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stapletons Crossroads
    • Stapletons Crossroads lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the east of Warthen and is located in Jefferson County
    • Estimated population in 2019: 393 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stapletons Crossroads have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stapletons Crossroads
  • Oconee (19 miles [30.6 km] to the southwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oconee
    • Oconee lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southwest of Warthen and is located in Washington County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 240 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oconee have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oconee
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oconee<7>
  • Avera (17 miles [27.4 km] to the east)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Avera
    • Avera lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the east of Warthen and is located in Jefferson County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 220 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Avera
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Avera<7>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Warthen ...

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

Adding Warthen to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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

Recent Changes to RoadsideThoughts ...

Mentions & References for Warthen

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Georgia

About Washington County

About Georgia

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Warthen. 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 Washington, 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 Warthen.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Warthen - 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 community (such as Warthen). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Warthen or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Warthen) 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 Warthen. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from WarthenOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Warthen. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.1021, Longitude: -82.8045    
<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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