Georgia Georgia State Facts

There are fewer men than woman in Georgia. The overall gender ratio is 95 men to 100 women.

The Georgia flag was adopted on February 19, 2003. The flag has been ranked the 57th best U.S. flag by a leading Vexillology Organization.

The Georgia quarter was the 4th quarter released overall. The quarter was released on July 19, 1999.

Recent estimates put Georgia's population at around 10,097,000 people (8th out of 56).The population density is 175.6 people per square mile (23rd out of 56).

Someone from Georgia is known as a Georgian. View our List of Adjectival and Demonyms for all the States.

Georgia was the 4th state when it joined the United States on January 2, 1788. Prior to 1788, Georgia was known as "Province of Georgia."

Essential Georgia Facts

  • GA
    Postal Code
    The Georgia postal code is GA. This abbreviation has been used since the USPS first established official codes in October 1963.
  • Gender Ratio
    Gender Ratio: 95 Men to 100 Women
    Male Population: 4,926,987 men
    Female Population: 5,170,356 women
  • State Flag
    The 4 main colors in the Georgia flag are #B50027, #002577, #FFFFFF, and #FAB700
  • State Quarter
    The Georgia Quarter was released in July 07, 1999.
    Total Mintage: 0.94 billion.
    Engraver: T. James Ferrell
  • Population and Area
    Population: 10,097,343 people
    Land Area: 57,513 square miles
    Population Density: 10,097,343 people per square mile

Areas Codes in Georgia (10)

  • 229
  • 334
  • 404
  • 423
  • 478
  • 678
  • 706
  • 770
  • 843
  • 912

Georgia Counties (159)

County Top Cities
Appling County Baxley and Surrency
Atkinson County Axson, Pearson, and Willacoochee
Bacon County Alma
Baker County Newton
Baldwin County Hardwick and Milledgeville
Banks County Baldwin, Commerce, Homer, and Maysville
Barrow County Auburn, Bethlehem, Statham, and Winder
Bartow County Adairsville, Cartersville, Cassville, Emerson, Kingston, and Rydal
Ben Hill County Fitzgerald
Berrien County Alapaha, Enigma, Nashville, and Ray City
Bibb County Lizella and Macon
Bleckley County Cochran
Brantley County Hoboken, Nahunta, and Waynesville
Brooks County Barney, Barwick, Dixie, Morven, Pavo, and Quitman
Bryan County Ellabell, Pembroke, and Richmond Hill
Bulloch County Brooklet, Portal, Register, and Statesboro
Burke County Girard, Gough, Keysville, Midville, Sardis, and Waynesboro
Butts County Flovilla, Jackson, and Jenkinsburg
Calhoun County Arlington, Edison, Leary, and Morgan
Camden County Kings Bay, Kingsland, Saint Marys, Waverly, White Oak, and Woodbine
Candler County Metter and Pulaski
Carroll County Bowdon, Bowdon Junction, Carrollton, Mount Zion, Roopville, and Temple
Catoosa County Fort Oglethorpe, Graysville, and Ringgold
Charlton County Folkston and Saint George
Chatham County Pooler, Savannah, and Tybee Island
Chattahoochee County Cusseta and Fort Benning
Chattooga County Lyerly, Menlo, Summerville, and Trion
Cherokee County Acworth, Ball Ground, Canton, Holly Springs, Lebanon, and Waleska
Clarke County Athens
Clay County Bluffton and Fort Gaines
Clayton County Atlanta, Forest Park, Jonesboro, Lovejoy, Morrow, and Rex
Clinch County Argyle, Du Pont, Fargo, and Homerville
Cobb County Acworth, Atlanta, Austell, Clarkdale, Kennesaw, and Mableton
Coffee County Ambrose, Broxton, Douglas, Nicholls, and West Green
Colquitt County Berlin, Doerun, Ellenton, Funston, Hartsfield, and Moultrie
Columbia County Appling, Augusta, Evans, Grovetown, and Harlem
Cook County Adel, Cecil, Lenox, and Sparks
Coweta County Grantville, Haralson, Moreland, Newnan, Sargent, and Senoia
Crawford County Knoxville, Musella, and Roberta
Crisp County Arabi and Cordele
Dade County Lookout Mountain, Rising Fawn, Trenton, and Wildwood
Dawson County Dawsonville
Decatur County Attapulgus, Bainbridge, Brinson, Climax, and Fowlstown
DeKalb County Atlanta, Avondale Estates, Clarkston, Conley, Decatur, and Lithonia
Dodge County Chauncey, Chester, Eastman, and Rhine
Dooly County Byromville, Lilly, Pinehurst, Unadilla, and Vienna
Dougherty County Albany and Putney
Douglas County Douglasville, Lithia Springs, and Winston
Early County Blakely, Cedar Springs, Damascus, and Jakin
Echols County Statenville
Effingham County Bloomingdale, Clyo, Eden, Guyton, Meldrim, and Rincon
Elbert County Bowman, Dewy Rose, and Elberton
Emanuel County Adrian, Norristown, Nunez, Stillmore, Swainsboro, and Twin City
Evans County Bellville, Claxton, Daisy, and Hagan
Fannin County Blue Ridge, Epworth, Mc Caysville, Mineral Bluff, and Morganton
Fayette County Brooks, Fayetteville, Peachtree City, and Tyrone
Floyd County Armuchee, Cave Spring, Coosa, Lindale, Mount Berry, and Rome
Forsyth County Cumming
Franklin County Carnesville, Franklin Springs, Lavonia, and Royston
Fulton County Alpharetta, Atlanta, Fairburn, Palmetto, Red Oak, and Roswell
Gilmer County Cherry Log, East Ellijay, and Ellijay
Glascock County Gibson and Mitchell
Glynn County Brunswick, Jekyll Island, Saint Simons Island, and Sea Island
Gordon County Calhoun, Fairmount, Oakman, Plainville, Ranger, and Resaca
Grady County Cairo, Calvary, and Whigham
Greene County Greensboro, Siloam, Union Point, and White Plains
Gwinnett County Buford, Dacula, Duluth, Grayson, Lawrenceville, and Lilburn
Habersham County Alto, Clarkesville, Cornelia, Demorest, Mount Airy, and Tallulah Falls
Hall County Chestnut Mountain, Clermont, Flowery Branch, Gainesville, Gillsville, and Lula
Hancock County Sparta
Haralson County Bremen, Buchanan, Felton, and Tallapoosa
Harris County Cataula, Ellerslie, Fortson, Hamilton, Pine Mountain, and Pine Mountain Valley
Hart County Bowersville, Canon, and Hartwell
Heard County Franklin and Glenn
Henry County Ellenwood, Hampton, Locust Grove, Mcdonough, and Stockbridge
Houston County Bonaire, Centerville, Clinchfield, Elko, Kathleen, and Perry
Irwin County Irwinville, Mystic, Ocilla, and Wray
Jackson County Braselton, Commerce, Hoschton, Jefferson, Nicholson, and Pendergrass
Jasper County Hillsboro, Monticello, Newborn, and Shady Dale
Jeff Davis County Denton and Hazlehurst
Jefferson County Avera, Bartow, Louisville, Matthews, Stapleton, and Wadley
Jenkins County Garfield, Millen, and Perkins
Johnson County Kite and Wrightsville
Jones County Gray, Haddock, and Macon
Lamar County Barnesville and Milner
Lanier County Lakeland and Stockton
Laurens County Cadwell, Dexter, Dublin, Dudley, East Dublin, and Montrose
Lee County Leesburg and Smithville
Liberty County Allenhurst, Fleming, Fort Stewart, Hinesville, Midway, and Riceboro
Lincoln County Lincolnton
Long County Ludowici
Lowndes County Hahira, Lake Park, Moody A F B, Naylor, and Valdosta
Lumpkin County Dahlonega and Murrayville
Macon County Ideal, Marshallville, Montezuma, and Oglethorpe
Madison County Colbert, Comer, Danielsville, Hull, and Ila
Marion County Buena Vista and Mauk
McDuffie County Boneville, Dearing, and Thomson
McIntosh County Crescent, Darien, Meridian, Sapelo Island, and Townsend
Meriwether County Gay, Greenville, Luthersville, Manchester, Warm Springs, and Woodbury
Miller County Colquitt
Mitchell County Baconton, Camilla, Cotton, Meigs, Pelham, and Sale City
Monroe County Bolingbroke, Culloden, Forsyth, Juliette, and Smarr
Montgomery County Ailey, Alston, Mount Vernon, Tarrytown, and Uvalda
Morgan County Bostwick, Buckhead, Madison, and Rutledge
Murray County Chatsworth, Cisco, Crandall, Eton, and Tennga
Muscogee County Columbus, Midland, and Upatoi
Newton County Covington, Mansfield, Oxford, and Porterdale
Oconee County Bishop, Bogart, Farmington, High Shoals, and Watkinsville
Oglethorpe County Arnoldsville, Carlton, Crawford, Lexington, Maxeys, and Stephens
Paulding County Dallas and Hiram
Peach County Byron and Fort Valley
Pickens County Jasper, Marble Hill, Nelson, Talking Rock, and Tate
Pierce County Blackshear, Bristol, Mershon, Offerman, and Patterson
Pike County Concord, Meansville, Molena, Williamson, and Zebulon
Polk County Aragon, Cedartown, Esom Hill, and Rockmart
Pulaski County Hawkinsville
Putnam County Eatonton
Quitman County Georgetown and Morris
Rabun County Clayton, Dillard, Lakemont, Mountain City, Rabun Gap, and Tiger
Randolph County Coleman, Cuthbert, and Shellman
Richmond County Augusta, Blythe, Gracewood, and Hephzibah
Rockdale County Conyers
Schley County Ellaville
Screven County Dover, Newington, Oliver, Rocky Ford, and Sylvania
Seminole County Donalsonville and Iron City
Spalding County Experiment, Griffin, Orchard Hill, and Sunny Side
Stephens County Eastanollee, Martin, Toccoa, and Toccoa Falls
Stewart County Louvale, Lumpkin, Omaha, and Richland
Sumter County Americus, Andersonville, Cobb, De Soto, Leslie, and Plains
Talbot County Box Springs, Geneva, Junction City, Talbotton, and Woodland
Taliaferro County Crawfordville and Sharon
Tattnall County Cobbtown, Collins, Glennville, Manassas, and Reidsville
Taylor County Butler, Howard, Reynolds, and Rupert
Telfair County Helena, Jacksonville, Lumber City, Mc Rae, Milan, and Scotland
Terrell County Bronwood, Dawson, Parrott, and Sasser
Thomas County Boston, Coolidge, Ochlocknee, and Thomasville
Tift County Brookfield, Chula, Omega, Tifton, and Ty Ty
Toombs County Lyons and Vidalia
Towns County Hiawassee and Young Harris
Treutlen County Soperton
Troup County Hogansville, Lagrange, and West Point
Turner County Ashburn, Rebecca, and Sycamore
Twiggs County Danville, Dry Branch, and Jeffersonville
Union County Blairsville and Suches
Upson County The Rock, Thomaston, and Yatesville
Walker County Chickamauga, Flintstone, La Fayette, Rock Spring, and Rossville
Walton County Good Hope, Jersey, Loganville, Monroe, and Social Circle
Ware County Manor, Millwood, Waresboro, and Waycross
Warren County Camak, Jewell, Mesena, Norwood, and Warrenton
Washington County Davisboro, Harrison, Oconee, Sandersville, Tennille, and Warthen
Wayne County Hortense, Jesup, Odum, and Screven
Webster County Preston and Weston
Wheeler County Alamo and Glenwood
White County Cleveland, Helen, and Sautee Nacoochee
Whitfield County Cohutta, Dalton, Rocky Face, Tunnel Hill, and Varnell
Wilcox County Abbeville, Pineview, Pitts, Rochelle, and Seville
Wilkes County Rayle, Tignall, and Washington
Wilkinson County Allentown, Gordon, Irwinton, Mc Intyre, and Toomsboro
Worth County Oakfield, Poulan, Sumner, Sylvester, and Warwick
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