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Georgia Counties by Population

Below are the 159 Georgia counties sorted by population from largest to smallest. The population data are from the 2021 American Community Survey. You can copy and paste this list directly into your favorite spreadsheet program. Don't you just adore lovely numbers listed nicely in columns & rows? We do!

Rank County Population
1 Fulton County 1,054,286
2 Gwinnett County 948,505
3 Cobb County 762,500
4 DeKalb County 758,634
5 Chatham County 294,815
6 Clayton County 294,335
7 Cherokee County 262,155
8 Forsyth County 245,754
9 Henry County 236,615
10 Richmond County 205,772
11 Muscogee County 204,366
12 Hall County 201,703
13 Paulding County 165,688
14 Houston County 161,177
15 Bibb County 156,711
16 Columbia County 154,274
17 Coweta County 144,928
18 Douglas County 143,520
19 Clarke County 128,195
20 Carroll County 118,402
21 Fayette County 117,828
22 Lowndes County 117,437
23 Newton County 111,262
24 Bartow County 107,868
25 Whitfield County 103,076
26 Floyd County 98,210
27 Walton County 95,453
28 Rockdale County 92,983
29 Dougherty County 86,825
30 Glynn County 84,373
31 Barrow County 82,138
32 Bulloch County 79,635
33 Jackson County 73,839
34 Troup County 69,483
35 Walker County 67,772
36 Catoosa County 67,579
37 Spalding County 66,722
38 Liberty County 64,334
39 Effingham County 63,448
40 Gordon County 57,274
41 Camden County 54,256
42 Laurens County 49,202
43 Colquitt County 45,800
44 Habersham County 45,767
45 Thomas County 45,669
46 Baldwin County 43,876
47 Bryan County 43,278
48 Coffee County 43,048
49 Polk County 42,692
50 Tift County 41,148
51 Oconee County 41,006
52 Murray County 39,853
53 Ware County 36,084
54 Harris County 34,316
55 Lumpkin County 33,188
56 Pickens County 32,814
57 Lee County 32,547
58 Gilmer County 31,047
59 Wayne County 30,118
60 Madison County 29,906
61 Sumter County 29,690
62 Haralson County 29,685
63 Decatur County 29,020
64 Jones County 28,297
65 White County 27,886
66 Monroe County 27,825
67 Peach County 27,822
68 Upson County 27,424
69 Toombs County 26,956
70 Stephens County 26,641
71 Dawson County 26,202
72 Grady County 26,076
73 Hart County 25,808
74 Fannin County 25,198
75 Butts County 24,950
76 Chattooga County 24,898
77 Burke County 24,231
78 Union County 24,183
79 Franklin County 23,256
80 Tattnall County 23,211
81 Emanuel County 22,739
82 Mitchell County 21,940
83 Putnam County 21,870
84 McDuffie County 21,727
85 Worth County 20,824
86 Meriwether County 20,659
87 Crisp County 20,524
88 Dodge County 20,089
89 Washington County 20,052
90 Morgan County 19,694
91 Pierce County 19,644
92 Elbert County 19,453
93 Pike County 18,754
94 Appling County 18,509
95 Lamar County 18,482
96 Greene County 18,461
97 Berrien County 18,195
98 Brantley County 18,072
99 Banks County 18,061
100 Ben Hill County 17,237
101 Cook County 17,188
102 Rabun County 16,731
103 Long County 16,398
104 Dade County 16,313
105 Brooks County 16,254
106 Jefferson County 15,708
107 Oglethorpe County 14,779
108 Jeff Davis County 14,753
109 Jasper County 14,478
110 Screven County 14,028
111 Telfair County 12,860
112 Bleckley County 12,562
113 Charlton County 12,416
114 Macon County 12,330
115 Towns County 12,300
116 Crawford County 12,159
117 Dooly County 11,546
118 Heard County 11,440
119 McIntosh County 11,291
120 Bacon County 11,163
121 Candler County 10,885
122 Early County 10,813
123 Evans County 10,761
124 Pulaski County 10,001
125 Lanier County 9,874
126 Wilkes County 9,643
127 Irwin County 9,615
128 Chattahoochee County 9,533
129 Johnson County 9,272
130 Seminole County 9,108
131 Terrell County 9,102
132 Wilkinson County 8,931
133 Turner County 8,856
134 Wilcox County 8,841
135 Montgomery County 8,701
136 Jenkins County 8,693
137 Hancock County 8,652
138 Atkinson County 8,269
139 Twiggs County 8,034
140 Taylor County 7,857
141 Lincoln County 7,686
142 Wheeler County 7,568
143 Marion County 7,563
144 Clinch County 6,737
145 Randolph County 6,503
146 Treutlen County 6,410
147 Miller County 5,984
148 Talbot County 5,837
149 Calhoun County 5,668
150 Stewart County 5,347
151 Warren County 5,218
152 Schley County 4,622
153 Echols County 3,691
154 Baker County 2,928
155 Glascock County 2,903
156 Clay County 2,883
157 Webster County 2,372
158 Quitman County 2,249
159 Taliaferro County 1,574

United States Census Bureau. B01001 SEX BY AGE, 2021 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates. U.S. Census Bureau, American Community Survey Office. Web. 8 December 2022. http://www.census.gov/.

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