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Cities and Towns

State of Georgia

Georgia, abbreviated "GA", is in the South Atlantic region of the U.S. Its capital is Atlanta. There were 9,907,756 people in Georgia as per 2015 Occupational Employment Statistics, BLS.gov. The state ratified the US Constitution and officially became part of the country on January 2, 1788.

Please explore the cities and towns of Georgia, below.

Top Georgia College Towns

Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS - 2015).

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CITY OR TOWN
COLLEGES
STUDENTS
1 Atlanta 40 106,257
2 Savannah 9 41,797
3 Decatur 8 25,942
4 Augusta 7 14,148
5 Marietta 7 20,942
6 Macon 6 17,842
7 Columbus 5 12,730
8 Morrow 4 7,306
9 Lawrenceville 4 18,299
10 Kennesaw 4 26,320
11 Norcross 3 921
12 Duluth 3 1,304
13 Sandy Springs 3 3,088
14 Rome 3 12,747
15 Albany 3 13,173
16 Athens 3 39,861
17 Chamblee 2 346
18 Thomasville 2 2,679
19 Gainesville 2 2,846
20 Americus 2 4,324

Largest Georgia Cities and Towns

If you don't find the city or town you want in the list here, you can find ALL cities and towns by navigating through these alphabetical links:

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CITY OR TOWN POPULATION
Abbeville 2,874
Acworth 21,169
Adairsville 4,692
Adel 5,294
Adrian 532
Ailey 595
Alamo 4,701
Alapaha 684
Albany 76,946
Allenhurst 555
Allentown 242
Alma 3,514
Alpharetta 60,903
Alston 157
Alto 1,103
Ambrose 502
Americus 16,557
Andersonville 232
Arabi 517
Aragon 1,164

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People

Total Population 9,907,756
Male Share of the Population 48.8%
Female Share of the Population 51.2%
Senior Citizens 11.5%
Employed Population 16+ 4,300,074
Age of the Population 35.8

Families

% of people married 47.2%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 28.3%
Median Earnings25+ $33,775
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $19,027
Median Earnings With High School Degree $26,319

Wealth

Median Family Income $59,068
% Above Poverty Level 81.5%
% Below Poverty Level 18.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 27 minutes
% Working from Home 4.8%
% Walking and Biking to Work 1.8%
% Using Public Transportation 2.1%

Housing

People Living Alone 26.7%
Median Gross Rent $874
Median House Value $148,000

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 46%
US/American 0%
English 8.2%
Irish 8.1%

Notable Places

Andersonville (Historic Site)
Andersonville National Historic Site
Andersonville, Georgia 31711
229-924-0343

Chattahoochee River (Recreation Area)
1978 Island Ford Parkway
Atlanta, Georgia 30350-3400
678-538-1200

Chickamauga & Chattanooga (Battlefield)
Chickamauga & Chattanooga NMP
Fort Oglethorpe, Georgia 30742
706-866-9241

Cumberland Island (Seashore)
P.O. Box 806
Saint Marys, Georgia 31558
877-860-6787

Fort Frederica (Monument/Memorial)
6515 Frederica Rd.
St. Simons Island, Georgia 31522
912-638-3639

Fort Pulaski (Monument/Memorial)
P.O. Box 30757
Savannah, Georgia 31410-0757
912-786-5787

Jimmy Carter (Historic Site)
300 North Bond Street
Plains, Georgia 31780
229-824-4104

Kennesaw Mountain (Battlefield)
Ranger Activities
Kennesaw, Georgia 30152
770-427-4686 ext 0

Martin Luther King Jr (Historic Site)
450 Auburn Avenue, NE
Atlanta, Georgia 30312-1525
404-331-5190

Ocmulgee (Monument/Memorial)
1207 Emery Highway
Macon, Georgia 31217-4399
478-752-8257

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