Lowndes County, Georgia

Lowndes County: County in Mississippi, United States


Lowndes County is a county located in the U.S. state of Georgia. As of the 2010 census, the population was 109,233 and a population density of 82 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 118,268 inhabitants. Its county seat is Columbus. The county was created 193 years ago in 1829.

Quick Facts about Lowndes County

Population : 118,268 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Georgia (United States)
Different from : Lowndes County, Lowndes County
Area : 1338 km2
Water as percent of area : 2.1%
Land as percent of area : 97.9%
Named for : William Lowndes
Altitude : 200 feet / 61 meters
Capital : Columbus
Establishment : January 01, 1830
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 14:09:14 (3rd February 2023)
Density : 88 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 7.64% (2010-2020)
Lowndes County locator map
Location of Lowndes County on Georgia map.
Friendship Cemetery 264-001 image
Friendship Cemetery 264-001
Friendship Cemetery 264-001 image


Lowndes County is located at 30°50'2"N 83°16'4"W (30.8338600, -83.2677100). It has 3 neighbors: Lamar County, Monroe County and Noxubee County.

Lowndes County map

The largest city of Lowndes County is Valdosta with a population of 56,668. Other cities include, Hahira population 3,050, Lake Park population 1,371, Remerton population 1,061 and Dasher population 1,025. See all Lowndes County cities & populated places.

Lowndes County Populated Places

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

City Name Population Title
Valdosta 56,668 County seat of Lowndes County, Georgia, United States
Hahira 3,050 City in Lowndes County, Georgia, United States of America
Lake Park 1,371 Human settlement in Lowndes County, Georgia, United States of America
Remerton 1,061 Human settlement in Lowndes County, Georgia, United States of America
Dasher 1,025 Human settlement in Lowndes County, Georgia, United States of America

Lowndes County has 3 neighbours.

  • Columbus


The population of Lowndes County increased by 7.64% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 109,233 - census
2011 111,479 2.01% estimation process
2012 114,071 2.27% estimation process
2013 112,883 -1.05% estimation process
2014 113,506 0.55% estimation process
2015 113,342 -0.14% estimation process
2016 114,360 0.89% estimation process
2017 115,404 0.9% estimation process
2018 116,309 0.78% estimation process
2019 117,406 0.93% estimation process
2020 118,268 0.73% estimation process

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People born in Lowndes County (3)

People born in Lowndes County, including Delta blues guitarist, recording artist, singer and songwriter Big Joe Williams, politician Henry L. Muldrow, baseball player Luther Hackman, .


Other places with the same name (3)

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