Fulton County, Georgia

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Fulton County, Georgia
County
County of Fulton
Fulton co cthse 2011.jpg
Atlanta's Fulton County Courthouse in 2011
Map of Georgia highlighting Fulton County
Location in the U.S. state of Georgia
Map of the United States highlighting Georgia
Georgia's location in the U.S.
Founded December 20, 1853
Named for Hamilton Fulton
Seat Atlanta
Largest city Atlanta
Area
 • Total 534 sq mi (1,383 km2)
 • Land 527 sq mi (1,365 km2)
 • Water 7.7 sq mi (20 km2), 1.4%
Population (est.)
 • (2017) 1,041,423
 • Density 1,976/sq mi (763/km2)
Congressional districts 5th, 6th, 11th, 13th
Time zone Eastern: UTC−5/−4
Website www.fultoncountyga.gov

Fulton County is a county that can be found in the state of Georgia. The county seat of Fulton County is Atlanta, which is the state capital.

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Coordinates: 33°47′N 84°28′W / 33.79°N 84.47°W / 33.79; -84.47