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Population Statistics

State Population
10,519,475
Metropolitan Populations
Atlanta, Sandy Springs, Roswell 5,949,951 Augusta-Richmond County 604,167 Macon-Bibb County 229,737
Columbus 305,451 Athens-Clarke County 211,306 Albany 153,009
Top County Populations
Fulton 1,050,114 Gwinnett 927,781 Cobb 756,865
Dekalb 756,558 Clayton 289,615 Chatham 289,195
Cherokee 254,149 Henry 230,220 Richmond 201,554
Top City Populations
Atlanta 498,044 Augusta 201,554 Columbus 194,160
Macon 153,095 Savannah 145,862 Athens 127,330
Sandy Springs 108,797 Roswell 94,650 Johns Creek 84,310
Sources: 2010 U.S. Census Data;
Population Change for Metropolitan and Micropolitan Statistical Areas in the United States and Puerto Rico (February 2013 Delineations): 2000 to 2010

About Georgia

  • Capital: Atlanta
  • Nickname: Peach State
  • State Flower: Cherokee Rose
  • State Bird: Brown Thrasher
  • State Tree: Live Oak
  • Total Interstate Mileage: 1,243.98
  • Land Area: 57,513.49 square miles
  • Highest Point: Brasstown Bald 4,784 Feet
  • Lowest Point: Sea level
  • Number of Counties: 159
  • Statehood: 4th state; admitted January 2, 1788

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Page updated December 18, 2018.