The City of Plains, GA
The city of Plains is located in the state of Georgia in Sumter County and has a population of 599 as reported by the census of 2010. The largest nearby city to Plains is Albany, approximately 31 miles from the city center.There are several family restaurants in or near Plains, including Gladys Kitchen, Mom's Kitchen, Forsyth Bar, Big Bill's BBQ Takeout and Pat's Place. For a larger selection of Plains restaurants select our Restaurants tab above. Visitors and residents can enjoy nearby Plains Museums, Golf Courses, Zoos and/or Arenas, including the Andersonville National Historic Site, Red Oak Golf Club, Jimmy Carter National Historic Site, The Parks at Chehaw (Albany Georgia) and Georgia Veterans State Park. For a more complete list of attractions in or around the city of Plains please click on the Attractions tab above. The following airport is located in or near Plains:
- Albany Southwest Georgia Regional Airport (ABY)
Plains, Georgia Climate and WeatherIn the month of August, Plains experiences an average high temperature of 90 degrees Fahrenheit. Low temperaturs in August are usually about 67 degrees with an average rainfall of 3.72 inches. The seasonal climate varies in Plains with daytime temperatures averaging 89 degrees in the summer, and 60 degrees in the winter months. Visitors can also expect Plains to receive an average of 4.71 inches of rainfall per/month during winter months and 4.15 inches of rainfall per/month in the summer months. The temperature has been known to get as high as 105 degrees in the summer and as low as -2 degrees in the winter so visitors planning a vacation to Plains should check the weather forecast to determine proper attire prior to departure. Spring and Fall bring average daytime temperatures of 77 degrees, and nighttime lows of 51.
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Plains, Georgia Attractions
1Albany Museum of Art - Albany,
The Albany Museum of Art is a museum that is situated in Albany, Georgia, U.S. The museum is a non-profit organization governed by a 28 member elected board of directors.
2Andersonville National Historic Site - Andersonville,
The Andersonville prison, officially known as Camp Sumter, served as a Confederate Prisoner-of-war camp during the American Civil War. The site of the prison is now Andersonville National Historic Site in Andersonville, Georgia. Most of the site actually lies in extreme southwestern Macon County, adjacent to the east side of Andersonville, . It includes the site of the Civil War prison, the Andersonville National Cemetery and the National Prisoner of War Museum.
3Flint River Municipal Golf Course - Albany,
The Flint River Municipal Golf Course is an 18 hole public golf course in Dougherty County Georgia. Built in 1964, this Albany course is open all year. For tee time information call the pro shop at 912-430-5267. The golf course dress code is as follows: No tank tops or cutoffs.
Address: 200 Mc Adams, Albany, GA 31701
4Flint RiverQuarium - Albany,
The Flint RiverQuarium is a 54,000 sq ft aquarium opened in 2004 and that can be found on the banks of the Flint River in Albany, Georgia.
5Georgia Veterans State Park - Cordele,
Georgia Vererans State Park is a state park located on Lake Blackshear in Crisp County, west of Cordele, Georgia. It was established in 1931 as a memorial to U.S. Veterans. The 1,308-acre park features a museum with aircraft, vehicles, weapons, uniforms and other memorabilia dating from the Revolutionary War to the present.
6Gray Civic Center - Albany,
The Albany James H. Gray, Sr. Civic Center is an 10,240-seat multi-purpose arena in Albany, Georgia.
7Jimmy Carter National Historic Site - Plains,
The Jimmy Carter National Historic Site, located in Plains, Georgia, preserves sites associated with James Earl "Jimmy" Carter, Jr., 39th President of the United States. These include his residence, boyhood farm, school, and the town railroad depot, which served as his campaign headquarters during the 1976 election. The building which used to be Plains High School serves as the park’s museum and visitor center.
8Pines Golf Club, The - Edison,
The Pines Golf Club is a 9 hole public golf course in Georgia. Built in 1998, this Edison course is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 60 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 912-835-2964. The golf course dress code is as follows: Shirt and shoes required.
Address: County Road 10, Edison, GA 31746
9Red Oak Golf Club - Cusseta,
The Red Oak Golf Club is an 18 hole public golf course in Chattahoochee County Georgia. Built in 1991, this Cusseta course designed by Lynn Page is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 1 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 706-989-3312. The golf course dress code is as follows: Shirt and shoes required.
Address: Gordy Mill Pond Rd, Cusseta, GA 31805
10The Parks at Chehaw (Albany, Georgia) - Albany,
The Parks at Chehaw is a park and zoo that is situated in Albany, Georgia. The parks were originally opened as Chehaw State Park in 1937, and currently covers 800 acres. The Wild Animal Park was designed by naturalist Jim Fowler of TV's Wild Kingdom. It was opened in 1997, and features boardwalks in the cypress swamps that take visitors through natural habitat exhibits.
Plains, Georgia Hotels
Plains, Georgia Restaurants
This is a list of Plains Family Restaurants with addresses and phone numbers, including Chicken Restaurants, Sandwich Shops and Fast Foods & Carry Out. Happy Dining!
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