10 Largest Cities in Georgia

The largest city in Georgia is Atlanta with a population of 523,738. Leslie is the fastest growing city in Georgia over the past 10 years, having grown since 2010.
Rank Name 2020 Pop 2010 Census Change Density (km²)
1Atlanta523,738429,19322.03%1,490
2Augusta196,303196,1920.06%251
3Columbus189,296191,105-0.95%338
4Macon County152,519155,810-2.11%236
5Savannah145,754137,4926.01%542
6Athens129,770116,15411.72%431
7Sandy Springs110,77994,27117.51%1,136
8South Fulton98,83786,12314.76%450
9Roswell94,87288,7956.84%900
10Johns Creek84,94677,09110.19%1,064
11Warner Robins76,59169,51310.18%795
12Albany73,79977,417-4.67%517
13Alpharetta66,84757,69315.87%959
14Marietta60,75456,8276.91%1,002
15Valdosta56,83654,9803.38%610
16Smyrna56,73851,29210.62%1,409
17Brookhaven55,21949,65911.20%1,836
18Stonecrest55,03650,2419.54%568
19Dunwoody49,82146,3067.59%1,476
20Gainesville45,82034,06134.52%537
21Peachtree Corners44,59538,13616.94%1,069
22Newnan41,62833,04125.99%832
23Mableton40,46437,1159.02%759
24Milton39,97133,02421.04%400
25Rome37,24836,4502.19%456
26Tucker36,53433,3969.40%701
27Peachtree City36,30834,4935.26%571
28Martinez36,06835,7950.76%960
29Douglasville35,12431,01813.24%601
30Kennesaw34,83630,65113.65%1,385
31East Point34,57533,6272.82%909
32Evans34,37929,01118.50%526
33Woodstock33,69823,89241.04%1,047
34Dalton33,28833,1480.42%625
35Hinesville32,81032,947-0.42%697
36Canton32,55023,62437.78%692
37Redan32,35733,015-1.99%1,545
38Statesboro32,25328,46413.31%836
39Chamblee31,26126,83616.49%1,567
40Stockbridge30,60426,60115.05%864
41Lawrenceville30,24927,31810.73%858
42LaGrange30,17329,4552.44%277
43Duluth29,81726,75711.44%1,126
44Decatur27,59819,70340.07%2,402
45McDonough27,50822,15824.14%842
46Carrollton27,30124,33412.19%472
47Sugar Hill25,86018,59339.08%900
48Pooler24,83818,69032.89%347
49Candler-McAfee24,02223,0254.33%1,332
50Griffin23,09423,188-0.41%640
51Acworth22,91220,53211.59%985
52Union City22,60919,42116.42%444
53Cartersville22,15119,75412.13%295
54Suwanee20,83315,40935.20%740
55Forest Park20,44118,46410.71%848
56Snellville20,01218,3269.20%738
57Thomasville18,58718,5690.10%478
58Fayetteville18,52316,21414.24%555
59St. Marys18,52017,2757.21%313
60Perry18,43313,87732.83%266
61Fairburn18,34413,15839.41%420
62Kingsland18,25915,88014.98%158
63Winder18,18914,44825.89%514
64Milledgeville18,15218,340-1.03%345
65North Decatur17,29816,6983.59%1,360
66North Druid Hills17,28718,947-8.76%1,469
67Calhoun17,28216,1666.90%427
68Lithia Springs17,21615,49111.14%490
69Riverdale17,12915,37311.42%1,497
70Tifton16,90916,4242.95%518
71Norcross16,77915,00611.82%1,062
72Brunswick16,76515,3109.50%379
73Conyers16,16115,2905.70%534
74Buford15,97912,58726.95%353
75Villa Rica15,93314,06613.27%437
76Dublin15,89216,173-1.74%385
77Belvedere Park15,54315,1522.58%1,226
78Powder Springs15,43813,97610.46%810
79Wilmington Island15,39115,1381.67%716
80Grovetown15,30511,36434.68%1,120
81College Park15,13414,6883.04%527
82Americus14,73516,999-13.32%503
83Covington14,37513,1429.38%353
84St. Simons14,30212,74312.23%335
85Holly Springs14,1749,33651.82%780
86Moultrie14,16014,311-1.06%328
87Dallas14,13111,55722.27%739
88Richmond Hill14,0719,50847.99%231
89Mountain Park13,87711,55420.11%925
90Monroe13,76912,8846.87%339
91Georgetown13,46911,82313.92%633
92Waycross13,35814,587-8.43%434
93Loganville13,32410,44527.56%701
94Jefferson13,1409,53137.87%226
95Vinings13,0869,73434.44%1,616
96Braselton12,9707,59770.73%384
97Clarkston12,74312,1135.20%2,718
98Lilburn12,71411,6918.75%768
99Bainbridge12,07212,655-4.61%251
100Douglas11,37611,684-2.64%304
101Cusseta-Chattahoochee County unified governme11,07811,189-0.99%17
102Scottdale10,69810,6310.63%1,235
103Panthersville10,5819,7498.53%1,114
104Cedartown10,5139,7887.41%445
105Doraville10,4969,9535.46%826
106Cordele10,40811,135-6.53%396
107Rincon10,2298,99713.69%406
108Vidalia10,20910,455-2.35%220
109Fort Oglethorpe10,1599,2859.41%282
110Port Wentworth9,5765,42576.52%226
111Jesup9,35310,195-8.26%218
112Fort Stewart9,3264,92489.40%360
113Cairo9,2909,645-3.68%367
114Fort Valley9,2729,799-5.38%475
115Fair Oaks9,1738,22511.53%1,796
116Skidaway Island8,7838,3415.30%206
117Garden City8,6998,706-0.08%234
118Gresham Park8,6947,43216.98%1,196
119Thomaston8,6429,127-5.31%350
120Flowery Branch8,6425,77449.67%470
121Irondale8,5787,44615.20%1,050
122McRae-Helena8,5688,632-0.74%514
123Dock Junction8,4787,7219.80%350
124Fitzgerald8,4729,113-7.03%366
125Toccoa8,3348,513-2.10%338
126Druid Hills8,24414,568-43.41%1,075
127Hampton8,1607,01416.34%573
128Country Club Estates8,1608,545-4.51%681
129Morrow8,1586,46626.17%934
130Dahlonega8,1325,50747.67%357
131Centerville7,8547,1849.33%765
132Locust Grove7,7635,81633.48%262
133Auburn7,7267,0619.42%443
134Swainsboro7,6957,2456.21%236
135Tyrone7,5926,9069.93%235
136LaFayette7,3907,1183.82%353
137Dacula7,3594,45965.04%529
138Austell7,2356,6478.85%471
139Commerce7,1786,5659.34%223
140Whitemarsh Island7,0586,7923.92%471
141Lovejoy6,9566,01615.63%923
142Bremen6,7876,2418.75%247
143Eatonton6,7026,4773.47%126
144Thomson6,6366,765-1.91%584
145Cumming6,6245,47121.07%382
146Fairview6,5186,769-3.71%334
147Barnesville6,5116,698-2.79%414
148Hapeville6,4836,4011.28%1,040
149Stone Mountain6,3125,8418.06%1,481
150Conley6,0026,228-3.63%1,206
151Sylvester5,5906,189-9.68%329
152Sandersville5,4085,906-8.43%162
153Adel5,3605,3270.62%237
154Waynesboro5,3275,891-9.57%376
155Grayson5,3172,564107.37%832
156Jackson5,2435,0633.56%333
157Byron5,1884,58313.20%228
158Lakeview5,1474,8396.36%875
159Hawkinsville5,1155,615-8.90%368
160Glennville5,1155,166-0.99%279
161Adairsville5,0484,6468.65%208
162Eastman5,0465,546-9.02%302
163Jonesboro4,9814,7225.48%761
164Nashville4,8784,957-1.59%405
165Camilla4,8135,133-6.23%282
166Palmetto4,7614,4975.87%155
167Cochran4,6865,070-7.57%384
168Baxley4,6784,6720.13%226
169Social Circle4,6494,22210.11%123
170Blakely4,6335,042-8.11%102
171Cornelia4,5814,2058.94%426
172Chatsworth4,5404,2965.68%330
173Montgomery4,5334,5230.22%336
174Senoia4,5073,39332.83%284
175Temple4,5024,2266.53%255
176Lindale4,4664,1916.56%315
177Hartwell4,4664,4380.63%342
178Euharlee4,4134,1376.67%315
179Folkston4,3684,821-9.40%402
180Rockmart4,3134,1873.01%295
181Hiram4,3103,57720.49%419
182Elberton4,2864,572-6.26%365
183Madison4,2713,9857.18%189
184Summerville4,2204,503-6.28%406
185Hazlehurst4,1694,241-1.70%340
186Lyons4,1684,387-4.99%201
187Oakwood4,1563,9305.75%285
188Forsyth4,1533,8667.42%272
189Jasper4,1133,67811.83%186
190Cleveland4,1043,48417.80%409
191Washington4,0714,137-1.60%204
192Walthourville4,0604,127-1.62%408
193Springfield4,0452,80744.10%507
194Rossville4,0394,101-1.51%863
195Dawson3,9644,553-12.94%408
196Echols County consolidated government3,9404,019-1.97%4
197Manchester3,9294,227-7.05%189
198Hephzibah3,8994,033-3.32%77
199Metter3,8724,086-5.24%199
200Ocilla3,7383,4827.35%567
201West Point3,7353,4617.92%123
202Chattanooga Valley3,7273,846-3.09%194
203Ashburn3,6954,136-10.66%301
204Wrightsville3,6743,756-2.18%403
205Ringgold3,6223,4764.20%284
206Vienna3,5833,991-10.22%253
207Harlem3,5672,70032.11%218
208Quitman3,5073,921-10.56%328
209Pelham3,4473,905-11.73%326
210Blackshear3,4443,448-0.12%262
211Hardwick3,4313,930-12.70%272
212Bonanza3,4213,1359.12%1,260
213Baldwin3,4203,2933.86%270
214Chattahoochee Hills3,3872,64827.91%23
215Alma3,3853,469-2.42%214
216Greensboro3,3753,3510.72%194
217Hannahs Mill3,3723,2982.24%301
218Unadilla3,3673,780-10.93%215
219Kings Bay Base3,3481,77788.41%471
220Nicholls3,3463,1187.31%700
221Dawsonville3,3272,46035.24%149
222Grantville3,2953,0657.50%220
223Cuthbert3,2883,844-14.46%417
224Alamo3,2713,1334.40%645
225Lakeland3,2193,361-4.22%403
226Soperton3,2053,1252.56%281
227Tallapoosa3,2013,1641.17%123
228Heron Bay3,1953,384-5.59%273
229Chickamauga3,1853,1162.21%434
230Gray3,1743,294-3.64%312
231Avondale Estates3,1702,9587.17%1,000
232Tybee Island3,1342,9874.92%415
233Hogansville3,1173,0263.01%164
234Leesburg3,0682,9025.72%240
235Hahira3,0532,76110.58%438
236Watkinsville2,9812,8414.93%353
237Raoul2,9372,55814.82%566
238Lula2,9282,7795.36%267
239Montezuma2,9043,437-15.51%246
240Lake City2,8872,60510.83%603
241Statham2,8632,49914.57%272
242Experiment2,8532,894-1.42%370
243Abbeville2,8352,905-2.41%358
244Millen2,7393,113-12.01%295
245Pembroke2,7232,17525.20%138
246Monticello2,7182,6642.03%252
247Bloomingdale2,7002,6462.04%76
248Lakeview Estates2,6972,6950.07%2,048
249Reidsville2,6922,6172.87%137
250Indian Springs2,6502,24118.25%396
251Royston2,6412,5712.72%299
252Thunderbolt2,6202,5273.68%747
253Deenwood2,5882,14620.60%298
254Webster County unified government2,5732,782-7.51%5
255Isle of Hope2,5392,4025.70%500
256Reed Creek2,5352,604-2.65%41
257Donalsonville2,4392,650-7.96%237
258Sylvania2,4212,593-6.63%187
259Mount Vernon2,4142,2965.14%232
260Oxford2,3892,12912.21%428
261East Dublin2,3732,463-3.65%217
262Ball Ground2,3731,44364.45%144
263Lithonia2,3441,98717.97%975
264Georgetown-Quitman County unified government2,3232,513-7.56%6
265Ludowici2,3131,72833.85%384
266Homerville2,2962,444-6.06%254
267Hoschton2,2821,38464.88%182
268Claxton2,2632,381-4.96%503
269Putney2,2502,898-22.36%39
270Gumlog2,2362,1464.19%64
271Lavonia2,2332,1503.86%190
272Guyton2,2141,69031.01%267
273Berkeley Lake2,2071,84719.49%488
274Unionville2,1831,84518.32%1,122
275Tennille2,1821,53342.34%476
276Clayton2,1812,0416.86%249
277Trenton2,1492,298-6.48%258
278Bowdon2,1282,0414.26%242
279Maysville2,1271,81117.45%179
280Pearson2,0632,109-2.18%238
281Varnell2,0532,0231.48%208
282Midway2,0392,087-2.30%122
283Buena Vista2,0222,200-8.09%243
284Davisboro2,0081,9930.75%254
285Sparks2,0072,043-1.76%195
286Clarkesville1,9931,73015.20%313
287Arcade1,9881,8099.89%84
288Louisville1,9812,484-20.25%212
289Morgan1,9661,8615.64%580
290Wrens1,9472,176-10.52%240
291Demorest1,9361,8733.36%333
292Shannon1,9311,8623.71%150
293Ellaville1,9081,8175.01%233
294Brooklet1,8981,38936.65%222
295Darien1,8941,938-2.27%35
296Union Point1,8891,61716.82%380
297Nicholson1,8851,7149.98%183
298Young Harris1,882911106.59%763
299Wadley1,8702,051-8.82%158
300Henderson1,8531,64712.51%410
301Gordon1,8502,008-7.87%133
302Mount Zion1,8441,7078.03%74
303Colquitt1,8181,997-8.96%85
304Twin City1,7661,7441.26%191
305Ellijay1,7371,6266.83%189
306Trion1,7261,822-5.27%174
307Butler1,7001,947-12.69%202
308Warrenton1,6671,919-13.13%337
309Richland1,6461,46412.43%199
310Emerson1,6431,46712.00%73
311Lookout Mountain1,5841,597-0.81%230
312Chester1,5621,594-2.01%685
313Lincolnton1,5081,560-3.33%166
314Porterdale1,4791,4293.50%240
315Blue Ridge1,4721,33710.10%212
316Robins AFB1,4641,17025.13%205
317Edison1,4351,536-6.58%237
318Pine Mountain1,4201,3167.90%179
319Walnut Grove1,4151,3326.23%192
320Talahi Island1,4061,24812.66%422
321Nelson1,4061,3176.76%356
322Lake Park1,36973486.51%376
323Enigma1,3571,3371.50%161
324Willacoochee1,3521,387-2.52%137
325Arlington1,3481,475-8.61%130
326Woodbine1,3431,402-4.21%207
327East Griffin1,3161,451-9.30%355
328Mount Airy1,2961,2573.10%207
329Franklin Springs1,29197033.09%229
330Aragon1,2901,2681.74%458
331Boston1,2821,316-2.58%220
332Lumpkin1,2751,12313.54%311
333Winterville1,2711,13611.88%187
334Zebulon1,2351,1695.65%99
335Buchanan1,2331,10211.89%320
336Russell1,2291,2032.16%398
337Lumber City1,2191,321-7.72%244
338Alto1,2171,1912.18%414
339Marshallville1,2021,439-16.47%149
340Omega1,2001,223-1.88%260
341Comer1,2001,1296.29%143
342Broxton1,1981,1880.84%142
343Hamilton1,1961,02316.91%135
344Homer1,1941,1434.46%48
345Sparta1,1921,390-14.24%253
346Moody AFB1,19188634.42%113
347McCaysville1,1701,05710.69%300
348Nahunta1,1561,04910.20%158
349Bogart1,1531,04110.76%178
350East Newnan1,1341,321-14.16%155
351Sunnyside1,1211,303-13.97%305
352Oglethorpe1,1091,324-16.24%215
353Ray City1,1011,107-0.54%371
354Mountain City1,0951,0870.74%233
355Rochelle1,0901,173-7.08%221
356Remerton1,0781,129-4.52%2,041
357Dasher1,02891512.35%87
358Cave Spring1,0251,166-12.09%108
359Dutch Island1,0131,257-19.41%159
360Clermont1,0119269.18%132
361Appling1,01044
362Meigs1,0031,035-3.09%249
363Hagan989991-0.20%187
364Waleska98765051.85%241
365Norman Park9739730.00%122
366Roberta9651,003-3.79%250
367Sardis961999-3.80%240
368Homeland9599214.13%148
369Reynolds9551,070-10.75%185
370Fort Gaines9521,108-14.08%77
371Franklin940988-4.86%113
372Jeffersonville9381,029-8.84%99
373Eton9338964.13%286
374Phillipsburg92270730.41%1,158
375Ivey913982-7.03%136
376Hiawassee8998614.41%215
377Shellman8941,076-16.91%110
378Woodbury883954-7.44%167
379Tunnel Hill876878-0.23%173
380Canon8678037.97%107
381Crawford8468292.05%280
382Lenox845871-2.99%205
383Rutledge8447827.93%100
384Greenville831872-4.70%137
385Baconton830915-9.29%164
386Talbotton828955-13.30%103
387Luthersville819867-5.54%100
388Resaca8167696.11%114
389North High Shoals79465321.59%127
390Bowman793859-7.68%98
391Newborn77569611.35%188
392Poulan771852-9.51%178
393Riceboro768788-2.54%27
394Patterson7637314.38%112
395Screven761765-0.52%136
396Pine Lake7577303.70%1,227
397Waverly Hall7517381.76%87
398Sunset Village747846-11.70%60
399Doerun741775-4.39%229
400Fairmount7347201.94%155
401Bethlehem73461519.35%114
402Flemington733737-0.54%59
403White7286728.33%291
404Allenhurst718737-2.58%253
405Ty Ty713729-2.19%349
406Portal70963611.48%137
407Plains703773-9.06%333
408Blairsville69861812.94%244
409Blythe695719-3.34%94
410Alapaha6836701.94%257
411Flovilla6766543.36%133
412Milner67161010.00%125
413Sycamore668722-7.48%261
414Gibson6656620.45%251
415Ochlocknee661676-2.22%276
416Kingston6606383.45%202
417Adrian655665-1.50%184
418Carnesville65459310.29%80
419Milan653700-6.71%81
420Glenwood640654-2.14%133
421Cohutta6366281.27%52
422Whitesburg6225895.60%87
423Colbert6165737.50%233
424Smithville6075804.66%94
425McIntyre603647-6.80%45
426Danielsville6035656.73%161
427Uvalda5985940.67%122
428Pavo593625-5.12%130
429Yonah58650715.58%72
430Newton575651-11.67%76
431East Ellijay5755484.93%65
432Byromville5745465.13%612
433Helen56851310.72%101
434Collins567584-2.91%215
435Leary565618-8.58%68
436Arabi564586-3.75%35
437Brooks5635267.03%51
438Mountain Park5625472.74%470
439Pendergrass56142930.77%71
440Dexter561574-2.26%282
441Dudley554574-3.48%63
442Hoboken5525294.35%62
443Berlin552557-0.90%255
444Ailey543554-1.99%97
445Morven540564-4.26%121
446Irwinton535586-8.70%66
447Whigham53447113.38%176
448Dearing533547-2.56%253
449Waco5305143.11%111
450Williamson5254907.14%155
451Cadwell5255191.16%162
452Stillmore521532-2.07%65
453Lyerly521531-1.88%268
454Tignall515547-5.85%72
455Coolidge515528-2.46%243
456Pineview507520-2.50%100
457Crawfordville504530-4.91%62
458Odum503504-0.20%96
459Bowersville4984735.29%59
460Crooked Creek497639-22.22%59
461Toomsboro4884703.83%101
462Shiloh4874488.71%86
463Oak Park472484-2.48%26
464Ephesus4634473.58%48
465Menlo452473-4.44%223
466Moreland4454323.01%190
467Mansfield44540210.70%157
468Funston445450-1.11%150
469Offerman4434390.91%52
470Harrison434487-10.88%98
471Ideal429495-13.33%145
472Attapulgus429448-4.24%208
473Tiger4194072.95%195
474Centralhatchee4144100.98%49
475Salem40731031.29%18
476Between40729637.50%133
477Warm Springs402422-4.74%103
478Sumner396427-7.26%86
479Bostwick3963677.90%49
480Pinehurst394448-12.05%150
481Lincoln Park389833-53.30%175
482Braswell3893744.01%47
483Empire387393-1.53%65
484Stapleton386436-11.47%85
485Martin3853801.32%59
486Concord3853752.67%178
487Ambrose3853801.32%49
488Jenkinsburg3833703.51%114
489Woodville38232218.63%30
490Warwick382417-8.39%182
491Molena3823703.24%79
492Satilla376421-10.69%48
493Dillard3723690.81%82
494Rhine371394-5.84%46
495Arnoldsville3703563.93%84
496Sharpsburg3653552.82%145
497Barwick365385-5.19%196
498Ila3643378.01%183
499Bronwood360418-13.88%176
500Leslie359408-12.01%78

Top 500 Cities in Georgia by Population

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.

Map of Cities in Georgia

  1. US Census Annual Estimates - 2020 Estimates Calculated via Linear Projection of Previous Estimates