Statenville, Georgia

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Statenville
Unincorporated community
Prelucrare 3D pentru Statenville, Georgia.jpg
Statenville is located in Georgia (U.S. state)
Statenville
Statenville
Location within the state of Georgia
Coordinates: 30°42′11″N 83°1′40″W / 30.70306°N 83.02778°W / 30.70306; -83.02778Coordinates: 30°42′11″N 83°1′40″W / 30.70306°N 83.02778°W / 30.70306; -83.02778
Country United States
State Georgia
County Echols
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP codes 31648
Area code(s) 229
Website http://www.echolscountygeorgia.com

Statenville is an unincorporated community in and the county seat of Echols County, Georgia, United States.[1] Zip Code is 31648 and Area Code is 229.

History[edit]

Statenville was founded in 1858 as seat of the newly formed Echols County. It was incorporated as a town in 1859. In 1995, the city lost its town status. The community is named for early store owner Henry Staten.[2]

Education[edit]

Echols County School District[edit]

The Echols County School District holds grades pre-school to grade twelve, that consists of two schools. .[3] The district has 40 full-time teachers and over 758 students.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Retrieved 2011-06-07. 
  2. ^ Hellmann, Paul T. (May 13, 2013). "Historical Gazetteer of the United States". Routledge. p. 247. Retrieved 30 November 2013. 
  3. ^ Georgia Board of Education, Retrieved June 8, 2010.
  4. ^ School Stats, Retrieved June 8, 2010.

External links[edit]

  • Echols County Georgia including the communities of Statenville, Howell, Mayday, Fruitland, Needmore, Potter, Tarver and Haylow