established Jan. 2, 1788 formerly known as Province of Georgia, then sovereign state in Confederation
flag of Georgia
seal of Georgia
Georgia two letter code: GA
capital: Atlanta est. 1868
Peach State
Cracker State
Empire State of the South
Yankee-land of the South
Goober State
State of Adventure
203 Counties:
Appling County
Atkinson County
Bacon County
Baker County
Baldwin County
Banks County
Banks County/Jackson County
Barrow County
Barrow County/Gwinnett County
Barrow County/Hall County/Gwinnett County/Jackson County
Bartow County
Ben Hill County/Irwin County
Berrien County
Bibb County
Bleckley County
Bleckley County/Dodge County
Brantley County
Brooks County
Brooks County/Thomas County
Bryan County
Bulloch County
Burke County
Burke County/Richmond County
Butts County
Calhoun County
Calhoun County/Early County
Camden County
Candler County
Carroll County
Carroll County/Douglas County
Carroll County/Haralson County
Catoosa County
Catoosa County/Walker County
Charlton County
Chatham County
Chattahoochee County
Chattooga County
Cherokee County
Clarke County
Clarke County/Oconee County
Clay County
Clayton County
Clayton County/Fulton County
Clinch County
Cobb County
Coffee County
Colquitt County
Columbia County
Cook County
Coweta County
Coweta County/Fulton County
Crawford County
Crisp County
Dade County
Dawson County
DeKalb County
DeKalb County/Fulton County
Decatur County
Dodge County
Dodge County/Telfair County
Dooly County
Dougherty County
Douglas County
Douglas County/Cobb County
Early County
Echols County
Effingham County
Elbert County
Emanuel County
Evans County
Fannin County
Fayette County
Floyd County
Forsyth County
Franklin County
Franklin County/Hart County
Franklin County/Hart County/Madison County
Franklin County/Stephens County
Fulton County
Fulton County/Cherokee County
Fulton County/Cobb County
Gilmer County
Glascock County
Glynn County
Gordon County
Grady County
Greene County
Gwinnett County
Habersham County
Habersham County/Banks County
Habersham County/Rabun County
Hall County
Hall County/Banks County
Hall County/Gwinnett County
Hancock County
Haralson County
Harris County
Harris County/Meriwether County
Harris County/Troup County
Hart County
Heard County
Henry County
Henry County/Spalding County
Houston County
Irwin County
Jackson County
Jasper County
Jeff Davis County
Jefferson County
Jenkins County
Johnson County
Johnson County/Emanuel County
Jones County
Lamar County
Lanier County
Laurens County
Lee County
Liberty County
Lincoln County
Long County
Lowndes County
Lumpkin County
Macon County
Madison County
Marion County
McDuffie County
McIntosh County
Meriwether County
Meriwether County/Coweta County
Meriwether County/Talbot County
Miller County
Mitchell County
Monroe County
Montgomery County
Morgan County
Murray County
Muscogee County
Newton County
Oconee County
Oglethorpe County
Paulding County
Peach County
Peach County/Houston County
Pickens County
Pickens County/Cherokee County
Pierce County
Pierce County/Ware County
Pike County
Polk County
Polk County/Bartow County
Polk County/Paulding County
Pulaski County
Putnam County
Quitman County
Rabun County
Randolph County
Richmond County
Rockdale County
Schley County
Screven County
Seminole County
Spalding County
Stephens County
Stewart County
Sumter County
Talbot County
Taliaferro County
Tattnall County
Taylor County
Telfair County
Terrell County
Thomas County
Thomas County/Mitchell County
Tift County
Tift County/Colquitt County
Toombs County
Toombs County/Montgomery County
Towns County
Treutlen County
Troup County
Turner County
Twiggs County
Union County
Upson County
Walker County
Walton County
Walton County/Gwinnett County
Walton County/Newton County
Ware County
Warren County
Washington County
Wayne County
Webster County
Wheeler County
Wheeler County/Telfair County
White County
Whitfield County
Wilcox County
Wilkes County
Wilkinson County
Wilkinson County/Bleckley County/Twiggs County/Laurens County
Wilkinson County/Twiggs County
Worth County
5 Neighboring States:
North Carolina
South Carolina
9 Areacodes:
229     404     470     478     678     706     762     770     912    
Airport : 339
Gliderport : 1
Heliport : 114
Seaplane Base : 2
Electoral Votes: 16
State Motto: Wisdom, Justice, Moderation
Highest point in Georgia: Brasstown Bald , 4784 feet
fossil Shark tooth
fossil scientific name undetermined
tree Southern Live Oak
tree binomial nomenclature Quercus virginiana
flower Cherokee rose
flower scientificname Rosa laevigata
fish Largemouth bass
fish binomial nomenclature Micropterus salmoides
bird Brown Thrasher
game bird Bobwhite quail
shell Knobbed whelk
reptile Gopher tortoise
reptile scientific name Gopherus polyphemus
insect European honey bee
insect scientific name Apis mellifera
butterfly Eastern tiger swallowtail
butterfly binomial nomenclature Papilio glaucus
amphibian American green tree frog
amphibian binomial nomenclature Hyla cinerea
dog Adoptable dog
land mammal White-tailed deer
marine mammal Right whale
mineral Staurolite
gemstone Quartz
zipcodes for Georgia : 30002 30003 30004 30005 30006 30007 30008
all 868 zipcodes for Georgia
Crime Chart Georgia Crime (2014) USA Crime (2014)
population 10,097,343 318,857,056
violent crimes 38,0971,197,987
violent crime rate377.3375.7
murder and manslaughter58014,249
murder and manslaughter rate5.74.5
rape rate30.236.6
robbery rate123.0102.2
aggravated assault22,052741,291
aggravated assault rate218.4232.5
property crimes331,3168,277,829
property crime rate3281.22596.1
burglary rate756.9542.5
larceny theft228,0345,858,496
larceny theft rate2258.41837.3
motor vechicle theft26,854689,527
motor vehicle theft rate266.0216.2
Acworth (22,131)
Albany (74,843)
Alpharetta (63,693)
Americus (16,028)
Athens (123,912)
Atlanta (463,878)
Augusta (201,793)
Bainbridge (12,507)
Belvedere Park (16,446)
Brookhaven (51,910)
Brunswick (16,157)
Buford (13,748)
Calhoun (16,309)
Candler-McAfee (22,345)
Canton (25,469)
Carrollton (26,203)
Cartersville (20,319)
Chamblee (28,244)
Clarkston (12,215)
College Park (14,601)
Columbus (200,579)
Conyers (15,875)
Cordele (10,943)
Covington (13,916)
Cusseta (11,368)
Dallas (12,870)
Dalton (33,853)
Decatur (21,957)
Doraville (10,896)
Douglas (11,718)
Douglasville (32,897)
Druid Hills (14,439)
Dublin (16,197)
Duluth (29,193)
Dunwoody (48,733)
East Point (35,467)
Evans (32,591)
Fairburn (13,967)
Fayetteville (16,990)
Forest Park (19,383)
Gainesville (38,712)
Georgetown (12,235)
Griffin (23,211)
Grovetown (13,093)
Hinesville (33,398)
Holly Springs (10,719)
Jefferson (10,195)
Johns Creek (83,335)
Kennesaw (33,584)
Kingsland (16,487)
LaGrange (30,695)
Lawrenceville (30,493)
Lilburn (12,655)
Lithia Springs (16,384)
Loganville (11,248)
Mableton (40,521)
Macon (153,515)
Marietta (59,067)
Martinez (36,190)
McDonough (23,417)
Milledgeville (18,931)
Milton (37,547)
Monroe (13,641)
Moultrie (14,377)
Mountain Park (12,510)
Newnan (37,291)
Norcross (16,634)
North Decatur (17,023)
North Druid Hills (17,996)
Peachtree City (35,240)
Peachtree Corners (40,978)
Perry (15,457)
Pooler (23,133)
Powder Springs (14,826)
Redan (33,603)
Richmond Hill (11,935)
Riverdale (15,989)
Rome (36,323)
Roswell (94,501)
Sandy Springs (105,330)
Savannah (145,674)
Smyrna (56,146)
Snellville (19,733)
St. Marys (17,968)
St. Simons (12,807)
Statesboro (30,721)
Stockbridge (28,202)
Sugar Hill (21,747)
Suwanee (18,694)
Thomasville (18,742)
Tifton (16,725)
Tucker (27,581)
Union City (20,805)
Valdosta (55,724)
Vidalia (10,679)
Villa Rica (14,904)
Vinings (10,221)
Warner Robins (73,490)
Waycross (14,053)
Wilmington Island (15,338)
Winder (15,447)
Woodstock (29,898)