Washington, Georgia

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Washington, Georgia
Location in Wilkes County and the state of Georgia
Location in Wilkes County and the state of Georgia
Coordinates: Coordinates: 33°44′7″N 82°44′29″W / 33.73528°N 82.74139°W / 33.73528; -82.74139
CountryUnited States
StateGeorgia
CountyWilkes
Area
 • Total7.8 sq mi (20.3 km2)
 • Land7.8 sq mi (20.3 km2)
 • Water0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation
607 ft (185 m)
Population
 (2000)
 • Total4,295
 • Density550.6/sq mi (211.6/km2)
Time zoneUTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
30673
Area code(s)706
FIPS code13-80704[1]
GNIS feature ID0356620[2]

Washington (originally called Heard's Fort) is a city in Wilkes County, Georgia, United States. The population was 4,295 at the 2000 census. The city is the county seat of Wilkes County.

References[change | change source]

  1. "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  2. "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31.