Taylor County, Georgia

county in Georgia, United States

Taylor County is a county in the U.S. state of Georgia. As of the 2020 census, 7,816 people lived there.[1] The county seat is Butler.[2]

Taylor County
Taylor County Courthouse in Butler
Taylor County Courthouse in Butler
Map of Georgia highlighting Taylor 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°33′N 84°15′W / 32.55°N 84.25°W / 32.55; -84.25
Country United States
State Georgia
FoundedJanuary 15, 1852; 172 years ago (1852-01-15)
Named forZachary Taylor
Largest cityButler
 • Total380 sq mi (1,000 km2)
 • Land377 sq mi (980 km2)
 • Water3.0 sq mi (8 km2)  0.8%
 • Total7,816
 • Density21/sq mi (8/km2)
Time zoneUTC−5 (Eastern)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−4 (EDT)


  1. 1.0 1.1 "QuickFacts: Taylor County, Georgia". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved August 15, 2023.
  2. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Retrieved 2011-06-07.