Georgia Counties - Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods, Maps & Data

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There are 159 counties in Georgia.  Six counties are not considered to be functioning because each has consolidated its services with an incorporated place.  Clarke County is served by the unified government of Athens-Clarke County.  Richmond County is served by the consolidated government of Augusta-Richmond County.  Chattahoochee county and the former Cusseta city consolidated to form the consolidated government of Cusseta-Chattahoochee County and is classified as a municipal government.  Columbus city and Muscogee County consolidated to form the consolidated government of Columbus and is classified as a municipal government.  Quitman county and the former Georgetown city consolidated and renamed to form the “unified government” of Georgetown-Quitman County (place).  Webster County Unified Government consolidated with Webster County and renamed to form the “unified government” of Webster County (place). Each county has a county government except for Chattahoochee, Clarke, Muscogee, Quitman, and Richmond counties.

There are 586 county subdivisions in Georgia. They are all census county divisions (CCDs), which are delineated for statistical purposes, have no legal function, and are not governmental units.  CCDs in Georgia were first established for the 1960 census.  Prior to the 1960 census, militia districts were used as county subdivisions.

Georgia Counties - Populated Places in 159 Counties

Also see County: Census Data | Physical, Cultural & Historical Features | ZIP Codes | Land, Farms, & Ranches


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Georgia Counties Synopsis

The Georgia Counties section of the gazetteer lists the cities, towns, neighborhoods and subdivisions for each of the 159 Georgia Counties.

Also see Georgia County: ZIP Codes | Physical, Cultural & Historical Features | Census Data | Land, Farms, & Ranches

Nearby physical features such as streams, islands and lakes are listed along with maps and driving directions. The same is true for both historical features and cultural features such as hospitals, parks, schools and airports.

Each profile includes the current weather plus a seven day forecast. Note that for smaller populated places, the weather report may be for the nearest weather reporting station or airport.

The local information and data include economic and demographic data, census information and facts about the local environmental situation including such items as maps of flood zones, local sources of pollution, air quality indices and local areas where hazardous materials may be used or stored.

The complete category list for larger cities and towns includes: Arts & Culture, Census Data, Community Organizations, State and Local Government, Health & Medical, Newcomer Information, Local News Papers & Radio, Parks & Recreation, Pets & Hobbies, Schools & Libraries, Social Services, Travel and Tourism.

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