Population of Cities in Georgia (2018)

0
Over 1 Million
7
100,000 to 1 Million
82
10,000 to 100,000

Georgia is the eighth most populous state in the country, with a population that exceeds 10 million. The state capital, Atlanta, is the most populous, boasting a population of over 463,000 residents. The second most populous city, Columbus, has a population of just over 200,000, less than half of Atlanta’s population. Including these two cities, Georgia has seven cities with populations that exceed 100,000. There are 79 additional cities that have populations falling between 10,000 and 100,000 residents.

Throughout the state, there are a total of 535 incorporated municipalities. This includes cities, towns, city-counties and consolidated cities. These municipalities are spread across 159 counties. Legally, there is no differences between how towns and cities are designated in this state. Many of the state’s municipalities have merged to form city-counties, including Augusta and Richmond County and Macon and Bibb County. There are several municipalities within the state that have a population of less than 100, including Glascock’s Edge Hill, which has a total population of just 24 people.

Georgia has 0 cities with more than a million people, 7 cities with between 100,000 and 1 million people, and 82 cities with between 10,000 and 100,000 people. The largest city in Georgia is Atlanta , with a population of 491,626 people.

Columbus

Standout features of Columbus include the National Infantry Museum and the longest whitewater rafting course in the world.

193,153

Savannah

Savannah is Georgia's oldest city.

148,107

Sandy Springs

Sandy Springs has multiple parks and historical landmarks, including a museum dedicated to Anne Frank.

106,919

Johns Creek

USA named Johns Creek as the third city on its list of the 50 Best Cities to Live In for 2017.

85,405

Albany

Albany was known as the Murder Capital of the World in the 1980s but has since shed that image.

71,789

Name 2018 Population
Atlanta 491,626
Augusta-Richmond County consolidated government balance197,633
Columbus193,153
Macon-Bibb County150,997
Savannah148,107
Athens-Clarke County unified government balance125,465
Sandy Springs106,919
Roswell 95,700
Johns Creek85,405
Warner Robins 76,210
Albany71,789
Alpharetta69,246
Marietta62,481
Smyrna57,852
Valdosta56,604
Brookhaven52,912
Dunwoody49,360
Peachtree Corners44,057
Gainesville42,702
Newnan40,314
Milton40,081
Rome36,557
East Point35,649
Peachtree City35,184
Dalton34,625
Douglasville34,034
Kennesaw33,981
Hinesville33,913
Woodstock33,559
Statesboro32,461
Lawrenceville31,320
LaGrange30,971
Stockbridge29,881
Duluth29,755
Chamblee28,580
Canton27,700
Carrollton26,946
McDonough25,182
Pooler25,078
Decatur24,549
Sugar Hill23,217
Griffin23,144
Acworth23,112
Cartersville21,659
Union City21,313
Suwanee20,983
Forest Park20,479
Snellville19,860
Thomasville18,988
Milledgeville18,967
Fayetteville18,575
St. Marys18,340
Perry 17,682
Kingsland17,212
Norcross17,181
Tifton17,034
Riverdale16,862
Calhoun16,791
Brunswick16,656
Winder16,525
Conyers16,051
Dublin15,880
Villa Rica 15,633
Americus15,528
Powder Springs15,312
Buford 15,104
College Park 15,035
Fairburn14,638
Moultrie14,379
Grovetown14,151
Covington14,143
Waycross 14,119
Monroe13,720
Dallas13,584
Richmond Hill13,388
Clarkston12,806
Lilburn12,787
Loganville 12,526
Holly Springs12,407
Bainbridge11,796
Braselton 11,780
Douglas11,747
Jesup11,296
Jefferson11,098
Vidalia 10,779
Cordele10,766
Doraville10,557
Fort Oglethorpe 10,129
Rincon10,029
Cusseta-Chattahoochee County unified government9,842
Cedartown9,769
Cairo9,284
Thomaston8,980
Garden City8,894
Fitzgerald 8,805
Fort Valley8,775
Toccoa8,552
Port Wentworth8,541
Hamn7,854
Auburn 7,811
Flowery Branch7,763
Centerville7,687
Swainsboro7,548
McRae-Helena 7,326
Tyrone7,283
Cumming7,247
Austell 7,227
Morrow7,176
Commerce7,132
LaFayette7,127
Barnesville6,796
Stone Mountain6,724
Dahlonega6,673
Eatonton6,671
Thomson6,664
Hapeville6,617
Lovejoy6,575
Bremen 6,551
Locust Grove6,278
Springfield6,271
Dacula6,234
Sylvester6,082
Waynesboro5,649
Sandersville5,600
Camilla5,468
Adel5,455
Hawkinsville5,313
Jackson5,267
Cochran5,230
Glennville5,148
Byron 5,127
Grayson4,950
Adairsville4,912
Eastman4,903
Nashville4,860
Baxley4,759
Palmetto 4,711
Jonesboro4,705
Social Circle 4,558
Blakely4,534
Temple 4,510
Hartwell4,499
Ringgold4,432
Euharlee4,375
Cornelia4,369
Lyons4,367
Elberton4,364
Rockmart4,321
Senoia4,273
Oakwood4,245
Forsyth4,225
Summerville4,194
Dawson4,181
Hazlehurst4,166
Madison4,146
Chatsworth4,088
Hiram4,074
Ocilla4,056
Metter4,038
Manchester 3,999
Cleveland3,999
Rossville3,954
Washington3,950
Jasper3,935
Walthourville3,915
Quitman3,904
West Point 3,850
Hephzibah3,850
Folkston3,800
Echols County consolidated government3,796
Ashburn3,743
Cuthbert3,684
Blackshear3,613
Alma3,606
Vienna3,605
Wrightsville3,578
Unadilla3,578
Pelham3,557
Alamo3,507
Baldwin 3,348
Greensboro3,336
Nicholls3,317
Lakeland3,265
Gray3,256
Grantville3,242
Tallapoosa3,217
Avondale Estates3,204
Hogansville3,169
Tybee Island3,149
Harlem3,122
Chickamauga3,089
Leesburg3,034
Montezuma3,034
Chattahoochee Hills3,014
Hahira3,003
Lula 2,896
Lake City2,895
Watkinsville2,859
Millen2,823
Soperton2,820