Wayne County, Georgia

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Wayne County
Wayne County Courthouse in Jesup
Wayne County Courthouse in Jesup
Map of Georgia highlighting Wayne County
Location within the U.S. state of Georgia
Map of the United States highlighting Georgia
Georgia's location within the U.S.
Coordinates: 31°33′N 81°55′W / 31.55°N 81.91°W / 31.55; -81.91
Country United States
State Georgia
FoundedDecember 7, 1803
Named forAnthony Wayne
SeatJesup
Largest cityJesup
Area
 • Total649 sq mi (1,680 km2)
 • Land642 sq mi (1,660 km2)
 • Water7.0 sq mi (18 km2)  1.1%%
Population
 • Estimate 
(2018)
29,808
 • Density47/sq mi (18/km2)
Time zoneUTC−5 (Eastern)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−4 (EDT)
Congressional district1st
Websitewww.waynecountyga.us

Wayne County is a county in the U.S. state of Georgia. As of the 2010 census, 30,099 people lived there.[1] The county seat is Jesup.[2]

References[change | change source]

  1. "State & County QuickFacts". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved June 27, 2014.
  2. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Retrieved 2011-06-07.