A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Welcome to Waynesboro ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Waynesboro has a population of 5,399 people<2> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Waynesboro.
Waynesboro is 270 feet [82 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Waynesboro lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Area codes for Waynesboro: (706) and (762)<4>
The ZIP code for Waynesboro: 30830<5>
Websites for Waynesboro ...
Official Website: www.waynesboroga.com/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Waynesboro had an population of 5,399 people. This is a decrease of 6.36% since the 2010 Census.
At the time of the 2010 Census, Waynesboro had a population of 5,766 people (or 24.73% of the total population of Burke County). This makes Waynesboro the county's most populous community.
The population of Waynesboro represents 0.06% of the total population of Georgia (which has 9,687,653 people), making it the state's 111st most populous community.
More information can be found on the Census Page for Waynesboro.
Communities Also Named Waynesboro ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 5 communities that are also named Waynesboro - they are located in Mississippi, Pennsylvania, Tennessee and Virginia (2).
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Waynesboro.
Communities near Waynesboro ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Waynesboro.
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 Waynesboro. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Waynesboro.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Waynesboro. 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 Waynesboro.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Waynesboro. Our list includes 10 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Waynesboro.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Waynesboro ...
Looking for more information about Waynesboro? 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 Waynesboro, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Waynesboro.
Adding Waynesboro to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Waynesboro 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 Waynesboro was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Waynesboro on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Waynesboro: www.waynesboroga.com/
The official website for Burke County: www.burkecounty-ga.gov/
The official website for State of Georgia: https://georgia.gov/
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This page was last modified: 22 Nov 2021