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Welcome to West Point ...

West Point is located in Bibb County<1>.

A typical abbreviation for West Point: W. Point

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, West Point has a population of 3,737 people<2> (see below for details).

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

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

The area code for West Point: (478)

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, West Point had an population of 3,737 people. This is an increase of 7.57% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 10.5% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, West Point had a population of 3,474 people.

The population of West Point represents 0.04% of the total population of Georgia (which has 9,687,653 people).

With a 2010 count of 3,474 people, the population of West Point increased 2.72% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 3,382 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for West Point.

Communities Also Named West Point ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Georgia communities named West Point: This one is located in Bibb County and the other is located in Troup County.

Beyond Georgia, there are 34 communities that are also named West Point - they are located in Alabama (3), Arkansas (2), California, Illinois (2), Iowa, Kansas (2), Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Nebraska, Nevada, New York, Newfoundland and Labrador, Ohio (2), Oklahoma, Ontario, Pennsylvania (2), Prince Edward Island, South Dakota, Texas (2), Utah and Virginia.

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

Communities near West Point ...

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

  • Brookhaven [Bibb County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brookhaven
    • Brookhaven [Bibb County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the east of West Point
    • Estimated population in 2019: 55,554 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brookhaven have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brookhaven
  • Belvedere Manor [Jones County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Belvedere Manor
    • Belvedere Manor [Jones County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northeast of West Point
    • Population from the 2010 Census: 15,152 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Belvedere Manor have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Belvedere Manor
  • Jones Acres [Jones County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jones Acres
    • Jones Acres [Jones County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the east of West Point
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,962 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Jones Acres have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jones Acres
  • Elberta [Houston County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Elberta
    • Elberta [Houston County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southeast of West Point
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,329 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Elberta have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elberta
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Washington Square [Peach County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Washington Square
      • Washington Square [Peach County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the south of West Point
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,963 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Washington Square have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Washington Square
    • Lee Pope [Crawford County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lee Pope
      • Lee Pope [Crawford County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southwest of West Point
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,055 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lee Pope have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lee Pope
    • Bloomfield Park [Bibb County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bloomfield Park
      • Bloomfield Park [Bibb County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the east of West Point
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,686 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bloomfield Park have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bloomfield Park
    • Walden [Bibb County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Walden
      • Walden [Bibb County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southeast of West Point
      • Estimated population in 2019: 964 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Walden have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Walden
    • Russellville [Monroe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Russellville
      • Russellville [Monroe County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northwest of West Point
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Russellville have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Russellville
    • Rutland [Bibb County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rutland
      • Rutland [Bibb County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the east of West Point
      • Estimated population in 2019: 842 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rutland have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rutland

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for West Point ...

Looking for more information about West Point? 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to West Point, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for West Point.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Georgia

About Bibb County

About Georgia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Bibb County: www.co.bibb.ga.us/

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 Bibb, 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 West Point.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around West Point - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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 drawn from Point A (ie- West Point) 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 West Point. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from West PointOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in West Point. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.7944, Longitude: -83.8080    
<5>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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