Towns County, Georgia
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Towns County courthouse in Hiawassee
Location within the U.S. state of Georgia
Georgia's location within the U.S.
|Named for||George W. Towns|
|Largest city||Young Harris|
|• Total||172 sq mi (450 km2)|
|• Land||167 sq mi (430 km2)|
|• Water||5.4 sq mi (14 km2) 3.2%%|
| • Estimate |
|• Density||63/sq mi (24/km2)|
|Time zone||UTC−5 (Eastern)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC−4 (EDT)|
Towns County is a county located in the northeastern part of the U.S. state of Georgia. As of the 2010 census, the population was 10,471. Its county seat is Hiawassee. The county was created on March 6, 1856.