Floyd County, Georgia

Floyd County: County in Kentucky, United States


Floyd County is a county located in the U.S. state of Georgia. As of the 2010 census, the population was 96,317 and a population density of 94 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 98,604 inhabitants. Its county seat is Prestonsburg. The county was created 224 years ago in 1799.

Floyd County locator map
Location of Floyd County on Georgia map.

Quick Facts about Floyd County

Population : 98,604 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Georgia (United States)
Different from : Floyd County, Floyd County, Floyd County, Floyd County, Floyd County
Area : 1024 km2
Water as percent of area : 0.6%
Land as percent of area : 99.4%
Named for : John Floyd
Altitude : 663 feet / 202 meters
Capital : Prestonsburg
Establishment : December 12, 1799
Time Zone : Eastern Time Zone
Local time : 18:29:07 (15th April 2024)
Density : 96 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 2.32% (2010-2020)
Floyd County Courthouse 'new'  Prestonsburg image
Floyd County Courthouse 'new' Prestonsburg
Floyd County Courthouse 'new'  Prestonsburg image


Floyd County is located at 34°15'47"N 85°12'51"W (34.2631600, -85.2142800). It has 5 neighbors: Johnson County, Knott County, Magoffin County, Martin County and Pike County.

Floyd County map

The largest city of Floyd County is Rome with a population of 36,764. Other cities include, Lindale population 4,191, Cave Spring population 1,074 and Glenwood population 644. See all Floyd County cities & populated places.

Floyd County Populated Places

Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Floyd County.

City Name Population Title
Rome 36,764 County seat of Floyd County, Georgia, United States
Lindale 4,191 City in Smith County, Texas, United States of America
Cave Spring 1,074 City in Floyd County, Georgia, United States
Glenwood 644 Human settlement in Wheeler County, Georgia, United States of America

Floyd County has 5 neighbours.


The population of Floyd County increased by 2.32% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 96,317 - census
2011 96,161 -0.16% estimation process
2012 95,940 -0.23% estimation process
2013 95,880 -0.06% estimation process
2014 95,868 -0.01% estimation process
2015 96,186 0.33% estimation process
2016 96,698 0.53% estimation process
2017 97,500 0.82% estimation process
2018 97,964 0.47% estimation process
2019 98,498 0.54% estimation process
2020 98,604 0.11% estimation process

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People born in Floyd County (6)

People born in Floyd County, including politician Andrew J. May, politician John W. Langley, politician Thomas Y. Fitzpatrick, .


Other places with the same name (6)

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