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Welcome to Waynesville ...

Waynesville is located in Brantley County<1>.

Waynesville is 40 feet [12 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The area code for Waynesville: (912)

The ZIP code for Waynesville: 31566<3>

Communities Also Named Waynesville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Georgia communities named Waynesville: This one is located in Brantley County and the other is located in Wayne County.

Beyond Georgia, there are 7 communities that are also named Waynesville - they are located in Illinois, Indiana, Missouri, North Carolina, Ohio and Pennsylvania.

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

Communities near Waynesville ...

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

  • Brunswick [Glynn County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brunswick
    • Brunswick [Glynn County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the east of Waynesville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 16,286 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brunswick
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brunswick<5>
  • Groveside Park [Glynn County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Groveside Park
    • Groveside Park [Glynn County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the east of Waynesville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 15,152 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Groveside Park have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Groveside Park
  • Jefferson [Camden County]
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    • Jefferson [Camden County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the south of Waynesville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 12,032 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Jefferson have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jefferson
  • Ella Park [Camden County] - Historic
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ella Park
    • Ella Park [Camden County] was located 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southeast of Waynesville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,867 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ella Park have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Woodbine [Camden County]
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      • Woodbine [Camden County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the south of Waynesville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,346 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Woodbine have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Woodbine
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Woodbine<5>
    • Nahunta [Brantley County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Nahunta
      • Nahunta [Brantley County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the west of Waynesville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,165 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nahunta
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Nahunta<5>
    • Raybon [Brantley County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Raybon
      • Raybon [Brantley County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the west of Waynesville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,094 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Raybon have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Raybon
    • Blythe Island [Glynn County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Blythe Island
      • Blythe Island [Glynn County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the east of Waynesville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 711 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Blythe Island
    • Popwellville [Brantley County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Popwellville
      • Popwellville [Brantley County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Waynesville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 692 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Popwellville have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Popwellville
    • Pendarvis [Wayne County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pendarvis
      • Pendarvis [Wayne County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the north of Waynesville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 562 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pendarvis have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pendarvis

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Waynesville ...

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

Adding Waynesville to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Waynesville 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 Waynesville was on a map (with an unknown title) dated 1904.

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Brantley County: www.brantleycounty.org/

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 Brantley, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Waynesville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>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 Waynesville). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Waynesville or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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- Waynesville) 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 Waynesville. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from WaynesvilleOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Waynesville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.2293, Longitude: -81.7894    
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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