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Welcome to White Plains ...

The city of White Plains is located in Greene County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, White Plains has a population of 342 people<3> (see below for details).

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

White Plains is 590 feet [180 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Area codes for White Plains: (706) & (762)<5>

The ZIP code for White Plains: 30678<6>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, White Plains had an population of 342 people. This is an increase of 20.42% since the 2010 Census.

At the time of the 2010 Census, White Plains had a population of 284 people. This makes White Plains the county's 4th most populous community.

More information can be found on the Census Page for White Plains.

Communities Also Named White Plains ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 21 communities that are also named White Plains - they are located in Alabama (2), Illinois (2), Kentucky (2), Louisiana, Manitoba, Maryland (2), Mississippi, Nevada, New York, North Carolina (3), South Carolina (3), Tennessee and Virginia.

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

Communities near White Plains ...

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

  • Carters Grove (15 miles [24.1 km] to the north)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Carters Grove
    • Carters Grove lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<7> to the north of White Plains and is located in Taliaferro County
    • Estimated population in 2019: 21,760 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Carters Grove have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Carters Grove
  • Comfort (8 miles [12.9 km] to the southwest) - Historic
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Comfort
    • Comfort was located 8 miles [12.9 km]<7> to the southwest of White Plains and is located in Greene County
    • Estimated population in 2019: 7,085 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Comfort have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
  • Greensboro (10 miles [16.1 km] to the northwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Greensboro
    • Greensboro lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<7> to the northwest of White Plains and is located in Greene County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,272 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greensboro
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Greensboro<8>
  • Union Point (9 miles [14.5 km] to the north)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Union Point
    • Union Point lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<7> to the north of White Plains and is located in Greene County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,977 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Union Point
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Union Point<8>
  • Sparta (14 miles [22.5 km] to the south)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sparta
    • Sparta lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<7> to the south of White Plains 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.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sparta
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sparta<8>
  • Daniel Springs (12 miles [19.3 km] to the north)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Daniel Springs
    • Daniel Springs lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<7> to the north of White Plains and is located in Greene County
    • Estimated population in 2019: 594 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Daniel Springs have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Daniel Springs
  • Crawfordville (9 miles [14.5 km] to the northeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Crawfordville
    • Crawfordville lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<7> to the northeast of White Plains and is located in Taliaferro County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 479 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Crawfordville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Crawfordville<8>
  • Woodville (13 miles [20.9 km] to the north)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Woodville
    • Woodville lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<7> to the north of White Plains and is located in Greene County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 397 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Woodville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Woodville
  • Siloam (4 miles [6.4 km] to the northwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Siloam
    • Siloam lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<7> to the northwest of White Plains and is located in Greene County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 275 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Siloam
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Siloam<8>
  • Oconee Springs (16 miles [25.7 km] to the southwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oconee Springs
    • Oconee Springs lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<7> to the southwest of White Plains and is located in Putnam County
    • Estimated population in 2019: 243 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oconee Springs have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oconee Springs

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for White Plains ...

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

Adding White Plains to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of White Plains 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 White Plains was on a map (with an unknown title) dated 1839.

We also found White Plains in the U.S. Post Offices (Jan. 1851).

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

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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 Greene, 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 White Plains.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around White Plains - 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 White Plains). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether White Plains 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' (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- White Plains) 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 White Plains. 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 White PlainsOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in White Plains. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.4823, Longitude: -83.0370       In this case, the coordinates for White Plains 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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