Georgia County Map, List of Counties in Georgia and Seats

The U.S. state of Georgia is divided into 159 Counties. Explore the Georgia County Map, list of 159 Counties in Georgia along with their County Seats in alphabetical order and their population, areas and the date of formation.

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About Counties in Georgia

Georgia is a state which is located in the South-eastern region of the United State. Georgia is ranked as the 24th largest state in area among 50 states of United States of America. The capital city of Georgia is Atlanta. The state shares the borders with Tennessee and North Carolina towards north, South Carolina to the northeast, Florida to the south and Alabama to the west. Georgia is one the most populous state in the country and stands in 8th position. According to the census taken by census Bureau of United States of America the population of the state is 10,711,908. The climate of the state is very hot during the summer as it has humid summers and in winter, it is too cool as it has wild winter.

The number of Counties that exist in the state are 159. All the counties of Georgia vests with political power to rule themselves. The largest county of Georgia is Fulton County. The highest earning counties of Georgia are Forsyth County, Oconee County, Fayette County, Columbia County. Georgia has poorest county too, which is known as Telfair. The state is blessed with 537 cities. The richest place to visit in Georgia are Milton, Peachtree City, Dunwoody and many more. The smallest city of the state is Edge Hill.

Georgia follows like any other state in United States of America Federal Government, where powers vest on three branches of Government. Executive branch is headed by the Governor of the state. The Legislative authority rests on General Assembly which consist of Senate and House of Representatives. Senate is presided over by the Lieutenant Governor and the House of Representatives has its own speaker. The judicial powers are with Supreme Court of the state. With regarding local government in counties of Georgia, the counties have the privilege to elect their own legislative members who are called as Board of Commissioners. The constitution of Georgia provides Home Rule authority to all the counties and cities of the state.

List of Counties in Georgia with County Seats

The U.S. state of Georgia has 159 Counties. This is list of Georgia Counties in alphabetical order along with check their population, areas and the date of formation.

S.NCountyCounty SeatPopulationArea (Sq mi)Formed
1Appling CountyBaxley18,368509 sq mi1818
2Atkinson CountyPearson8,284338 sq mi1917
3Bacon CountyAlma11,198285 sq mi1914
4Baker CountyNewton3,366343 sq mi1825
5Baldwin CountyMilledgeville46,367258 sq mi1803
6Banks CountyHomer18,316234 sq mi1859
7Barrow CountyWinder70,169162 sq mi1914
8Bartow CountyCartersville100,661460 sq mi1832
9Ben Hill CountyFitzgerald17,538252 sq mi1906
10Berrien CountyNashville19,041452 sq mi1856
11Bibb CountyMacon156,462250 sq mi1822
12Bleckley CountyCochran12,913217 sq mi1912
13Brantley CountyNahunta18,587444 sq mi1920
14Brooks CountyQuitman15,403494 sq mi1858
15Bryan CountyPembroke32,214442 sq mi1793
16Bulloch CountyStatesboro72,694683 sq mi1796
17Burke CountyWaynesboro23,125831 sq mi1777
18Butts CountyJackson23,524187 sq mi1825
19Calhoun CountyMorgan6,504280 sq mi1854
20Camden CountyWoodbine51,402630 sq mi1777
21Candler CountyMetter11,117247 sq mi1914
22Carroll CountyCarrollton111,580499 sq mi1826
23Catoosa CountyRinggold65,046162 sq mi1853
24Charlton CountyFolkston13,295781 sq mi1854
25Chatham CountySavannah276,434440 sq mi1777
26Chattahoochee CountyCusseta13,037249 sq mi1854
27Chattooga CountySummerville25,725314 sq mi1838
28Cherokee CountyCanton221,315424 sq mi1831
29Clarke CountyAthens120,266121 sq mi1801
30Clay CountyFort Gaines3,116195 sq mi1854
31Clayton CountyJonesboro265,888143 sq mi1858
32Clinch CountyHomerville6,718809 sq mi1850
33Cobb CountyMarietta707,442340 sq mi1832
34Coffee CountyDouglas43,170599 sq mi1854
35Colquitt CountyMoultrie46,137552 sq mi1856
36Columbia CountyAppling (de jure) and Evans (de facto)131,627290 sq mi1790
37Cook CountyAdel16,923229 sq mi1918
38Coweta CountyNewnan130,929443 sq mi1826
39Crawford CountyKnoxville12,600325 sq mi1822
40Crisp CountyCordele23,606274 sq mi1905
41Dade CountyTrenton16,490174 sq mi1837
42Dawson CountyDawsonville22,422211 sq mi1857
43Decatur CountyBainbridge27,509597 sq mi1823
44DeKalb CountyDecatur707,089268 sq mi1822
45Dodge CountyEastman21,329501 sq mi1870
46Dooly CountyVienna14,318393 sq mi1821
47Dougherty CountyAlbany94,501330 sq mi1853
48Douglas CountyDouglasville133,971199 sq mi1870
49Early CountyBlakely10,594511 sq mi1818
50Echols CountyStatenville3,988404 sq mi1858
51Effingham CountySpringfield53,293480 sq mi1777
52Elbert CountyElberton19,684369 sq mi1790
53Emanuel CountySwainsboro22,898686 sq mi1812
54Evans CountyClaxton10,689185 sq mi1914
55Fannin CountyBlue Ridge23,492386 sq mi1854
56Fayette CountyFayetteville107,524197 sq mi1821
57Floyd CountyRome96,177513 sq mi1832
58Forsyth CountyCumming187,928226 sq mi1832
59Franklin CountyCarnesville21,894263 sq mi1784
60Fulton CountyAtlanta977,773529 sq mi1853
61Gilmer CountyEllijay28,190427 sq mi1832
62Glascock CountyGibson3,142144 sq mi1857
63Glynn CountyBrunswick81,022422 sq mi1777
64Gordon CountyCalhoun55,766355 sq mi1850
65Grady CountyCairo25,440458 sq mi1905
66Greene CountyGreensboro16,092388 sq mi1786
67Gwinnett CountyLawrenceville842,046433 sq mi1818
68Habersham CountyClarkesville43520278 sq mi1818
69Hall CountyGainesville185416394 sq mi1818
70Hancock CountySparta8996473 sq mi1793
71Haralson CountyBuchanan28400282 sq mi1856
72Harris CountyHamilton32550464 sq mi1827
73Hart CountyHartwell25518232 sq mi1853
74Heard CountyFranklin11633296 sq mi1830
75Henry CountyMcDonough209053323 sq mi1821
76Houston CountyPerry146136377 sq mi1821
77Irwin CountyOcilla9600357 sq mi1818
78Jackson CountyJefferson60571342 sq mi1796
79Jasper CountyMonticello13630370 sq mi1807
80Jeff Davis CountyHazlehurst15156333 sq mi1905
81Jefferson CountyLouisville16432528 sq mi1796
82Jenkins CountyMillen9213350 sq mi1905
83Johnson CountyWrightsville9897304 sq mi1858
84Jones CountyGray28577394 sq mi1807
85Lamar CountyBarnesville18057185 sq mi1920
86Lanier CountyLakeland10400187 sq mi1920
87Laurens CountyDublin48041813 sq mi1807
88Lee CountyLeesburg28746356 sq mi1826
89Liberty CountyHinesville65471519 sq mi1777
90Lincoln CountyLincolnton7737211 sq mi1796
91Long CountyLudowici16048401 sq mi1920
92Lowndes CountyValdosta114552504 sq mi1825
93Lumpkin CountyDahlonega30611284 sq mi1832
94Macon CountyOglethorpe14263403 sq mi1837
95Madison CountyDanielsville27922284 sq mi1811
96Marion CountyBuena Vista8711367 sq mi1827
97McDuffie CountyThomson21663260 sq mi1870
98McIntosh CountyDarien13839434 sq mi1793
99Meriwether CountyGreenville21273503 sq mi1827
100Miller CountyColquitt5969283 sq mi1856
101Mitchell CountyCamilla23144512 sq mi1857
102Monroe CountyForsyth26637396 sq mi1821
103Montgomery CountyMount Vernon8913245 sq mi1793
104Morgan CountyMadison17881350 sq mi1807
105Murray CountyChatsworth39392344 sq mi1832
106Muscogee CountyColumbus198413216 sq mi1826
107Newton CountyCovington101505276 sq mi1821
108Oconee CountyWatkinsville33619186 sq mi1875
109Oglethorpe CountyLexington14618441 sq mi1793
110Paulding CountyDallas144800314 sq mi1832
111Peach CountyFort Valley27622151 sq mi1924
112Pickens CountyJasper29268232 sq mi1853
113Pierce CountyBlackshear18844343 sq mi1857
114Pike CountyZebulon17810218 sq mi1822
115Polk CountyCedartown41188311 sq mi1851
116Pulaski CountyHawkinsville11720247 sq mi1808
117Putnam CountyEatonton21198344 sq mi1807
118Quitman CountyGeorgetown2404152 sq mi1858
119Rabun CountyClayton16297371 sq mi1819
120Randolph CountyCuthbert7327429 sq mi1828
121Richmond CountyAugusta202587324 sq mi1777
122Rockdale CountyConyers85820131 sq mi1870
123Schley CountyEllaville4990168 sq mi1857
124Screven CountySylvania14202648 sq mi1793
125Seminole CountyDonalsonville8947238 sq mi1920
126Spalding CountyGriffin63865198 sq mi1851
127Stephens CountyToccoa25891179 sq mi1905
128Stewart CountyLumpkin6042459 sq mi1830
129Sumter CountyAmericus31554485 sq mi1831
130Talbot CountyTalbotton6517393 sq mi1827
131Taliaferro CountyCrawfordville1680195 sq mi1825
132Tattnall CountyReidsville25384484 sq mi1801
133Taylor CountyButler8420378 sq mi1852
134Telfair CountyMcRae16349441 sq mi1807
135Terrell CountyDawson9045336 sq mi1856
136Thomas CountyThomasville44724548 sq mi1825
137Tift CountyTifton41064265 sq mi1905
138Toombs CountyLyons27315367 sq mi1905
139Towns CountyHiawassee10495166 sq mi1856
140Treutlen CountySoperton6769201 sq mi1918
141Troup CountyLaGrange68468414 sq mi1826
142Turner CountyAshburn8410286 sq mi1905
143Twiggs CountyJeffersonville8447360 sq mi1809
144Union CountyBlairsville21451323 sq mi1832
145Upson CountyThomaston26630326 sq mi1824
146Walker CountyLafayette68094446 sq mi1833
147Walton CountyMonroe84575329 sq mi1818
148Ware CountyWaycross35821903 sq mi1824
149Warren CountyWarrenton5578286 sq mi1793
150Washington CountySandersville20879680 sq mi1784
151Wayne CountyJesup30305645 sq mi1803
152Webster CountyPreston2793210 sq mi1853
153Wheeler CountyAlamo7888298 sq mi1912
154White CountyCleveland27556242 sq mi1857
155Whitfield CountyDalton103359290 sq mi1851
156Wilcox CountyAbbeville9068380 sq mi1857
157Wilkes CountyWashington10076471 sq mi1777
158Wilkinson CountyIrwinton9577447 sq mi1803
159Worth CountySylvester21741570 sq mi1853
Edited by: Vijay Kanth | Updated: June 13, 2022