Habersham County , Georgia

Habersham County: County in Georgia, United States


Habersham County is a county located in the U.S. state of Georgia. As of the 2010 census, the population was 43,041 and a population density of 60 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 46,047 inhabitants. Its county seat is Clarkesville. The county was created 203 years ago in 1818.

Habersham County Quick Facts

Population : 46,047 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Georgia (United States)
Area : 723 km2
Water as percent of area : 0.8%
Land as percent of area : 99.2%
Altitude : 1,398 feet / 426 meters
Capital : Clarkesville
Establishment : December 12, 1818
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 19:27:40 (3rd October 2022)
Density : 64 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 6.53% (2010-2020)
Habersham County locator map
Location of Habersham County on Georgia map.
Chenocetah Mountain tower image
Chenocetah Mountain tower
Chenocetah Mountain tower image


Habersham County is located at 34°37'52"N 83°31'52"W (34.6310200, -83.5311200). It has 7 neighbors: Banks County, Hall County, Rabun County, Stephens County, Towns County, White County and Oconee County.

Habersham County map

The largest city of Habersham County is Cornelia with a population of 4,799. Other cities include, Baldwin population 3,477, Raoul population 2,558, Demorest population 2,143 and Clarkesville population 1,843. See all Habersham County cities & populated places.

Habersham County Populated Places

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

City Name Population Title
Cornelia 4,799 City in Habersham County, Georgia, United States
Baldwin 3,477 City in Banks and Habersham counties, Georgia, United States
Raoul 2,558 Census-designated place in Habersham County, Georgia
Demorest 2,143 City in Habersham County, Georgia, United States of America
Clarkesville 1,843 City of Habersham County, Georgia, United States
Mount Airy 1,280 Town in Habersham County, Georgia, United States
Tallulah Falls 172 Town in Habersham and Rabun Counties, Georgia, United States of America

Habersham County has 7 neighbours.

  • Clarkesville


The population of Habersham County increased by 6.53% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 43,041 - census
2011 43,043 0% estimation process
2012 43,377 0.77% estimation process
2013 43,154 -0.52% estimation process
2014 43,564 0.94% estimation process
2015 43,792 0.52% estimation process
2016 44,104 0.71% estimation process
2017 44,535 0.97% estimation process
2018 45,373 1.85% estimation process
2019 45,328 -0.1% estimation process
2020 46,047 1.56% estimation process

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People born in Habersham County (4)

People born in Habersham County, including Confederate Army general William T. Wofford, minister, teacher and founder of the Grand Fountain of the United Order of True Reformers William Washington Browne, poet, teacher Doris Davenport, .


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