Harris County, Georgia

Harris County: County in Georgia, United States


Harris County is a county located in the U.S. state of Georgia. As of the 2010 census, the population was 32,024 and a population density of 26 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 36,080 inhabitants. Its county seat is Hamilton. The county was created 195 years ago in 1827.

Quick Facts about Harris County

Population : 36,080 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Georgia (United States)
Different from : Harris County
Area : 1225 km2
Water as percent of area : 1.9%
Land as percent of area : 98.1%
Capital : Hamilton
Establishment : December 12, 1827
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 15:23:33 (28th January 2023)
Density : 29 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 11.24% (2010-2020)
Harris County locator map
Location of Harris County on Georgia map.
Harris County Georgia Courthouse image
Harris County Georgia Courthouse
Harris County Georgia Courthouse image


Harris County is located at 32°44'10"N 84°54'32"W (32.7360000, -84.9089900). It has 6 neighbors: Chambers County, Lee County, Meriwether County, Muscogee County, Talbot County and Troup County.

Harris County map

The largest city of Harris County is Hamilton with a population of 1,141. Other cities include, Waverly Hall population 821 and Shiloh population 495. See all Harris County cities & populated places.

Harris County Populated Places

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

City Name Population Title
Hamilton 1,141 City in Harris County, Georgia, United States
Waverly Hall 821 Human settlement in Harris County, Georgia, United States of America
Shiloh 495 City in Harris County, Georgia, United States

Harris County has 6 neighbours.


The population of Harris County increased by 11.24% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 32,024 - census
2011 32,307 0.88% estimation process
2012 32,570 0.81% estimation process
2013 32,532 -0.12% estimation process
2014 32,737 0.63% estimation process
2015 33,155 1.26% estimation process
2016 33,633 1.42% estimation process
2017 33,943 0.91% estimation process
2018 34,560 1.79% estimation process
2019 35,236 1.92% estimation process
2020 36,080 2.34% estimation process

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People born in Harris County (3)

People born in Harris County, including musical genius: pianist and composer, blind, former slave Blind Tom Wiggins, general Pleasant J. Philips, baseball executive Spec Richardson, .


Other places with the same name (2)

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