Naylor is an unincorporated community in Lowndes County, Georgia, United States.[1]

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Naylor Volunteer Fire Department with Naylor Park in background
Naylor Volunteer Fire Department with Naylor Park in background
Naylor is located in Georgia (U.S. state)
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Naylor
Location within the state of Georgia
Naylor is located in the United States
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Naylor
Naylor (the United States)
Coordinates: 30°54′31″N 83°4′42″W / 30.90861°N 83.07833°W / 30.90861; -83.07833Coordinates: 30°54′31″N 83°4′42″W / 30.90861°N 83.07833°W / 30.90861; -83.07833
CountryUnited States
StateGeorgia
CountyLowndes
Population
 (1990)
 • Total111
Time zoneUTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP codes
31641

HistoryEdit

The community was named after Captain Naylor, a railroad agent.[2] The Georgia General Assembly incorporated Naylor as a town in 1906.[3]

GeographyEdit

Naylor is a circular area, one mile in diameter, located at the intersection of U.S. Route 84 and Georgia State Route 135. It is located approximately 9.5 miles east of Valdosta.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23.
  2. ^ Krakow, Kenneth K. (1975). Georgia Place-Names: Their History and Origins (PDF). Macon, GA: Winship Press. p. 157. ISBN 0-915430-00-2.
  3. ^ Acts and Resolutions of the General Assembly of the State of Georgia. Clark & Hines, State Printers. 1906. p. 912.