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Welcome to Andersonville ...

So far, we have found very little information about Andersonville. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>

We've added Andersonville to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Andersonville, please Contact Us.


Andersonville would have been located within present day Anderson County.

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

While the community is gone, the present day location for Andersonville is 650 feet [198 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: The area where Andersonville was located is in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

The location where Andersonville once stood is in the (864) area code.

Communities near Andersonville ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you drove.<4>.

Community   2017<5>
Population
DirDistance
Canon (GA)   [Map]   827   SW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Hartwell (GA)   [Map]   4,469   SW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Lavonia (GA)   [Map]   2,161   W   14 miles [22.5 km]
Royston (GA)   [Map]   2,576   SW   18 miles [29 km]
Anderson   [Map]   27,293   E   12 miles [19.3 km]
Central   [Map]   5,179   N   19 miles [30.6 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Andersonville.

Communities Also Named Andersonville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 16 communities that are also named Andersonville - they are located in Alabama, Colorado, Georgia (3), Indiana (2), Kentucky, Michigan, Montana, New Brunswick, Ohio (2), Tennessee, Virginia and West Virginia.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Andersonville. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Andersonville. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Andersonville.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Andersonville:

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About Anderson County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Anderson County: www.andersoncountysc.org/

The official website for State of South Carolina: https://sc.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Andersonville, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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<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.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Andersonville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<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- Andersonville) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Andersonville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.4473, Longitude: -82.8551     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Andersonville have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<5>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Andersonville.

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