Augusta Richmond County, Georgia

Augusta: Consolidated city-county in Richmond County, Georgia, United States

About

Augusta is a city located in the county of Richmond in the U.S. state of Georgia. After 7 years in 2017 city had an estimated population of 197,166 inhabitants.

The city was created 286 years ago in 1735.

Augusta Quick Facts

Population : 197,166 (2017)
Country : United States of America
State : Georgia (United States)
County : Richmond County
Area : 794.24 km2
Named for : Princess Augusta of Saxe-Gotha
Altitude : 148 feet / 45 meters
Capital city : Augusta is capital of Richmond County
Establishment : January 01, 1736 (286 years ago)
Time Zone : UTC−05:00
Local time : 14:08:44 (20th May 2022)
Postal code : 30901
Density : 248 Pop. per km² as of 2017
Augusta locator map
Location of Augusta on Georgia map.
Augusta Georgia Broad Street Lamar Building image
Augusta Georgia Broad Street Lamar Building
Augusta Georgia Broad Street Lamar Building image

Geography

Augusta is located at 33°28'15"N 81°58'29"W (33.4709700, -81.9748400).

Augusta map

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Demographics

Year Population % Change Method
2014 196,741 - estimation process
2017 197,166 0.22% estimation process

Augusta zip code is 30901. County name: Richmond, County fips: 13245

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Best Things to Do in Augusta

1 Augusta Riverwalk

Rating: 4.6 (3175)

10th St, Augusta, GA 30901, United States ➦ Show Map

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Augusta Riverwalk

2 DEFY Augusta

Rating: 4.5 (2203)

1249 Augusta W Pkwy, Augusta, GA 30909, United States ➦ Show Map

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DEFY Augusta

3 Augusta National Golf Club

Rating: 4.7 (1587)

2604 Washington Rd, Augusta, GA 30904, United States ➦ Show Map

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Augusta National Golf Club

4 Pendleton King Park

Rating: 4.5 (1037)

1600 Troupe St, Augusta, GA 30904, United States ➦ Show Map

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Pendleton King Park

5 Phinizy Swamp Nature Park

Rating: 4.7 (962)

1858 Lock and Dam Rd, Augusta, GA 30906, United States ➦ Show Map

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Phinizy Swamp Nature Park

Where ot Eat in Augusta

1 Golden Corral Buffet & Grill

Rating: 4.1 (4348)

231 Bobby Jones Expy, Augusta, GA 30907, United States ➦ Show Map

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Golden Corral Buffet & Grill

2 Stars and Strikes Family Entertainment Center

Rating: 4.2 (2565)

3238 Wrightsboro Rd, Augusta, GA 30909, United States ➦ Show Map

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Stars and Strikes Family Entertainment Center

3 Twin Peaks

Rating: 4.3 (2429)

277 Robert C Daniel Jr Pkwy, Augusta, GA 30909, United States ➦ Show Map

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Twin Peaks

4 Steak 'n Shake

Rating: 3.9 (2378)

4329 Belair Frontage Rd, Augusta, GA 30909, United States ➦ Show Map

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Steak 'n Shake

5 Applebee's Grill + Bar

Rating: 3.5 (2162)

2125 Windsor Spring Rd, Augusta, GA 30906, United States ➦ Show Map

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Applebee's Grill + Bar

Where to Stay in Augusta

1 Augusta Marriott at the Convention Center

Rating: 4.4 (1931)

2 10th St, Augusta, GA 30901, United States ➦ Show Map

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Augusta Marriott at the Convention Center

2 Baymont by Wyndham Augusta West

Rating: 3.5 (827)

629 NW Frontage Rd, Augusta, GA 30907, United States ➦ Show Map

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Baymont by Wyndham Augusta West

3 Hilton Garden Inn Augusta

Rating: 4.2 (701)

1065 Stevens Creek Rd, Augusta, GA 30907, United States ➦ Show Map

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Hilton Garden Inn Augusta

4 Holiday Inn Express Augusta Downtown, an IHG Hotel

Rating: 4.3 (675)

444 Broad St, Augusta, GA 30901, United States ➦ Show Map

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Holiday Inn Express Augusta Downtown, an IHG Hotel

5 Residence Inn by Marriott Augusta

Rating: 4.4 (401)

1116 Marks Church Rd, Augusta, GA 30909, United States ➦ Show Map

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Residence Inn by Marriott Augusta

Other Places in Augusta

1 James H Drew Exposition

Rating: 4.8 (16)

3531 Walton Way Ext, Augusta, GA 30909, United States ➦ Show Map

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James H Drew Exposition

2 Augusta City Hall

Rating: 3.5 (16)

535 Telfair St, Augusta, GA 30901 ➦ Show Map

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Augusta City Hall

3 Richmond County Board of Education

2530 Wheeless Rd, Augusta, GA 30906, United States ➦ Show Map

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People born in Augusta (200)

People born in Augusta, including artist Jasper Johns, Governor of the Utah territory Alfred Cumming, Award-winning film, theatre, and television actor, film director, film producer, and playwright Laurence Fishburne, .

List

  • Kathryn McCormick (American contemporary dancer and actress) she was born in 06/08/1990
  • Ben Bernanke (American economist) he was born in 13/12/1953
  • Danielle Panabaker (American actress) she was born in 19/09/1987
  • Jessye Norman (American opera singer) she was born in 15/09/1945
  • Beau Jack (American boxer) he was born in 01/04/1921
  • Harvey Grant (American basketball player) he was born in 04/07/1965
  • Horace Grant (American basketball player) he was born in 04/07/1965
  • Faith Prince (American actress) she was born in 06/08/1957
  • Sharon Jones (American soul funk singer from NYC) she was born in 04/05/1956
  • Amy Grant (American musician) she was born in 25/11/1960
  • James Carpenter (American footballer) he was born in 22/03/1989
  • David M. Potter (American historian) he was born in 06/12/1910
  • Josh Kelley (American musician) he was born in 30/01/1980
  • Antonio Grant (American basketball player) he was born in 02/02/1976
  • Garret Siler (American basketball player) he was born in 25/10/1986
  • Chuck Evans (American football player (1967-2008)) he was born in 19/12/1956
  • Archibald Butt (Military aide to Theodore Roosevelt and William Howard Taft) he was born in 26/09/1865
  • William Avery (American basketball player) he was born in 08/08/1979

Schools in Augusta

College & universities near Augusta, GA

Code Name City ZIP
482149 Augusta University Augusta (GA) 30912
140720 Paine College Augusta (GA) 30901-3182
218159 Kenneth Shuler School of Cosmetology-North Augusta North Augusta (SC) 29841
138956 Augusta Technical College Augusta (GA) 30906
481678 Empire Beauty School-Augusta Augusta (GA) 30907-4122

Stations (2)

Amtrak & bus stations near Augusta, GA

Code Name Address Type
DNK Denmark 200 West Baruch Street RAIL
CLB Columbia 850 Pulaski Street RAIL

Post offices near Augusta

Post Office Name City ZIP
Augusta Post Office Augusta (GA) 30901
Hill Station Post Office Augusta (GA) 30904
North Augusta Post Office North Augusta (SC) 29841
Peach Orchard Post Office Augusta (GA) 30906
Clearwater Post Office Clearwater (SC) 29822

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  • Augusta , Michigan village in Michigan with a population of 896 people.
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Other cities in Richmond County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Richmond County , GA.

City Name Population Title
Hephzibah 3,936 City in Richmond County, Georgia, United States of America
Blythe 675 City in Burke and Richmond counties, Georgia, United States

Distance to Other Cities

Augusta distances to largest Georgia cities