Other cities in the 912 area code include: Kingsland, Brunswick, Waycross, Jekyll Island, Saint Simons Island, Douglas, Richmond Hill, Vidalia, Jesup, Rincon, Swainsboro, Folkston, Glennville, Fort Stewart, Baxley, Lyons, Hazlehurst, Metter, Nicholls, Blackshear, Alma, Alamo, Tybee Island, Springfield, Soperton, Darien, Bloomingdale, Ludowici, Reidsville, Sylvania, Pembroke, Homerville, Mount Vernon, Claxton, Midway, Pearson, Guyton, Brooklet, Willacoochee, Lumber City, Broxton, Saint George, Nahunta, Sardis, Screven, Glenwood, Hoboken, Odum, Portal, Patterson, Collins, Cobbtown, Fargo, Register, Ellabell, Hortense, Townsend, Uvalda, and Waynesville.
Savannah is the oldest city in the U.S. state of Georgia and is the county seat of Chatham County. Established in 1733 on the Savannah River, the city of Savannah became the British colonial capital of the Province of Georgia and later the first state capital of Georgia. A strategic port city in the American Revolution and during the American Civil War, Savannah is today an industrial center and an important Atlantic seaport. It is Georgia's fifth-largest city and third-largest metropolitan area.Each year Savannah attracts millions of visitors to its cobblestone streets, parks, and notable historic buildings: the birthplace of Juliette Gordon Low (founder of the Girl Scouts of the USA), the Georgia Historical Society (the oldest continually operating historical society in the South), the Telfair Academy of Arts and Sciences (one of the South's first public museums), the First African Baptist Church (one of the oldest African-American Baptist congregations in the United States), Temple Mickve Israel (the third oldest synagogue in America), and the Central of Georgia Railway roundhouse complex (the oldest standing antebellum rail facility in America). Savannah's downtown area, which includes the Savannah Historic District, the Savannah Victorian Historic District, and 22 parklike squares, is one of the largest National Historic Landmark Districts in the United States (designated by the U.S. government in 1966). [a] Downtown Savannah largely retains the original town plan prescribed by founder James Oglethorpe (a design now known as the Oglethorpe Plan). Savannah was the host city for the sailing competitions during the 1996 Summer Olympics held in Atlanta.
Hinesville is a city in Liberty County, Georgia, United States. The population was 33,437 at the 2010 census. The city is the county seat of Liberty County. Nearby Fort Stewart and the principal city of Hinesville are part of the Hinesville-Fort Stewart metropolitan statistical area, which comprises all of Liberty County and neighboring Long County.
Statesboro is the largest city and county seat of Bulloch County, Georgia, United States, located in Southeast Georgia. A college town, Statesboro is best known as the home of Georgia Southern University, a Carnegie Doctoral-Research University.As of 2015, the Statesboro Micropolitan Statistical Area, which consists of Bulloch County, had an estimated population of 72,651. The City itself had a population of 28,422 in the 2010 census. The City had an estimated 2015 population of 30,721. The city was chartered in 1803, starting as a small trading community providing the basic essentials for surrounding cotton plantations. This drove the economy through the 19th century, both before and after the American Civil War.In 1906, Statesboro and area leaders joined together to bid for and win the First District A&M School, a land grant college that eventually developed as Georgia Southern University in 1990. In 1908 Statesboro sold more cotton bales than did Savannah, Georgia, but the boll weevil infestation of the 1930s required a shift to tobacco as a crop. Statesboro inspired the blues song " Statesboro Blues ", written by Blind Willie McTell in the 1920s, and covered in a well-known version by The Allman Brothers Band.
The 912 area code lies within the Eastern Daylight Time Zone (or EDT). The current time in Eastern Daylight Time is 2:28 AM on Apr 19, 2021.