Stewart County, Georgia

county in Georgia, United States

Stewart County is a county located in the west central portion of the U.S. state of Georgia. As of the 2020 census, the population was 5,314.[1] The county seat is Lumpkin.[2] The county was created on December 23, 1830.

Stewart County
Stewart County courthouse in Lumpkin
Stewart County courthouse in Lumpkin
Map of Georgia highlighting Stewart County
Location within the U.S. state of Georgia
Map of the United States highlighting Georgia
Georgia's location within the U.S.
Coordinates: 32°05′N 84°50′W / 32.08°N 84.84°W / 32.08; -84.84
Country United States
State Georgia
FoundedDecember 23, 1830; 193 years ago (1830)
Named forDaniel Stewart
Largest cityRichland
 • Total464 sq mi (1,200 km2)
 • Land459 sq mi (1,190 km2)
 • Water4.9 sq mi (13 km2)  1.1%
 • Total5,314
 • Density12/sq mi (5/km2)
Time zoneUTC−5 (Eastern)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−4 (EDT)

References change

  1. 1.0 1.1 "QuickFacts: Stewart County, Georgia". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved August 15, 2023.
  2. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Archived from the original on May 31, 2011. Retrieved 2011-06-07.