Population: 23,478

Living in Griffin, Georgia:
Tips for Moving and Visiting

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If you've been wondering what it's like to live in or visit Griffin, the Crowdsourced Explorer community can help. We asked three people living in Griffin what someone who is considering moving to or visiting there should know. Here are their pros and cons, tips, and advice:


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Griffin is a small city that has a deep-rooted history. The famous Doc Holliday was born in Griffin, and the city boasts about all the locations where he worked and lived. There are even celebrations annually that celebrate the life of Doc Holliday.

Griffin, GA, is a small town 30 minutes from downtown Atlanta. With a population of no more than 30,000, we have everything from the Griffin Historic District to the Old Medical College Historical Area. Griffin was Originally inhabited by the Creek Indians and incorporated as a city on December 28, 1843. Griffin was also the hometown to Doc Holliday, the Western Legend.

Kiersten, says: 2020

Griffin is an industrial, tight-knit community. The city is just outside of Jackson. It’s a friendly place filled with friendly people, filled with shops and activities for everyone. Almost every essential business in within walking distance, so you won’t have to worry if you don’t have a car.

Octavia, says: 2020

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