Early County, Georgia

Early County: County in Georgia, United States


Early County is a county located in the U.S. state of Georgia. As of the 2010 census, the population was 11,008 and a population density of 8 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 10,037 inhabitants. Its county seat is Blakely. The county was created 205 years ago in 1817.

Quick Facts about Early County

Population : 10,037 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Georgia (United States)
Area : 1337 km2
Water as percent of area : 0.7%
Land as percent of area : 99.3%
Named for : Peter Early
Altitude : 243 feet / 74 meters
Capital : Blakely
Establishment : January 01, 1818
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 21:33:52 (29th January 2023)
Density : 8 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -9.67% (2010-2020)
Early County locator map
Location of Early County on Georgia map.
Early County limit  Killebrew Rd place name sign
Early County limit Killebrew Rd
Early County limit  Killebrew Rd place name sign


Early County is located at 31°19'22"N 84°54'13"W (31.3228300, -84.9036400). It has 7 neighbors: Henry County, Houston County, Baker County, Calhoun County, Clay County, Miller County and Seminole County.

Early County map

The largest city of Early County is Centerville with a population of 8,001. Other cities include, Blakely population 4,491, Damascus population 223 and Jakin population 145. See all Early County cities & populated places.

Early County Populated Places

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Early County.

City Name Population Title
Centerville 8,001 City in Houston County, Georgia, United States
Blakely 4,491 County seat in Early County, Georgia, USA
Damascus 223 City in Early County, Georgia, United States
Jakin 145 City in Early County, Georgia, United States

Early County has 7 neighbours.


According to census records, the population of Early County decreased by 9.67% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 11,008 - census
2011 10,790 -2.02% estimation process
2012 10,640 -1.41% estimation process
2013 10,540 -0.95% estimation process
2014 10,450 -0.86% estimation process
2015 10,462 0.11% estimation process
2016 10,306 -1.51% estimation process
2017 10,317 0.11% estimation process
2018 10,286 -0.3% estimation process
2019 10,190 -0.94% estimation process
2020 10,037 -1.52% estimation process

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People born in Early County (3)

People born in Early County, including journalist Jay Barbree, football coach, basketball coach, college athletics administrator John H. McIntosh, Maudelle Bass Weston, .


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