Empire, Georgia

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Empire, Georgia
Census-designated place
Empire is located in Georgia (U.S. state)
Empire
Empire
Coordinates: 32°20′25″N 83°17′46″W / 32.34028°N 83.29611°W / 32.34028; -83.29611Coordinates: 32°20′25″N 83°17′46″W / 32.34028°N 83.29611°W / 32.34028; -83.29611
Country United States
State Georgia
Counties Bleckley, Dodge
Area
 • Total 2.32 sq mi (6.00 km2)
 • Land 2.30 sq mi (5.96 km2)
 • Water 0.02 sq mi (0.04 km2)
Elevation 386 ft (118 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 393
 • Density 171/sq mi (66.0/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 31014
Area code(s) 478
FIPS code 13-27512[1]
GNIS feature ID 0313945[2]

Empire is an unincorporated community and census-designated place in Dodge and Bleckley counties in the U.S. state of Georgia. As of the 2010 census, the CDP had a population of 393.[3]

Geography[edit]

Empire is located primarily in Dodge County at 32°35′31″N 83°13′41″W / 32.59194°N 83.22806°W / 32.59194; -83.22806 (32.592059, -83.228147)[4] but extends west into Bleckley County as well. U.S. Route 23 passes through the CDP, leading north 4 miles (6 km) to Cochran, the Bleckley County seat, and south 12 miles (19 km) to Eastman, the Dodge County seat. Macon is 42 miles (68 km) to the north via US-23.

According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 2.3 square miles (6.0 km2), of which 0.015 square miles (0.04 km2), or 0.72%, is water.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  2. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  3. ^ a b "Geographic Identifiers: 2010 Demographic Profile Data (G001): Empire CDP, Georgia". U.S. Census Bureau, American Factfinder. Retrieved November 5, 2013. 
  4. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23.