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Time Zone: Coweta County lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time.

The community of Newnan is the Seat for Coweta County.

Coweta County was founded in 1826.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Coweta had a population of 127,111 people. This is an increase of 42.48% since the last Census (which gave a population of 89,215 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Coweta represented 1.09% of the total population of Georgia, making it the state's 22nd most populous county (out of 159 counties).

The following table shows the recent changes in population. Other than 2000, the population counts have been estimated by the Census Bureau.

Since 2000
Year-to-Year Change
2010127,317+42.71%+0.16% since 2009
2009127,111+42.48%+2.99% since 2008
2008123,416+38.34%+3.74% since 2007
200089,215The Last Census

More information can be found on the Coweta County Census Page for Coweta County.


Below are some of the communities located in Coweta County (for more communities, please visit our Nearby Page for Coweta County):

Community 2009
(2009vs. 2000)
Newnan   31,58716,24294.5% increase  
Senoia   3,7201,738114% increase  
Grantville   2,7281,309108.4% increase  
Moreland   44439312.98% increase  
Turin   424165157% increase  

Websites for Coweta County

Official Website:   www.coweta.ga.us/

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<1>On a yearly basis, the US Census Bureau creates an estimate of the county's population. Keep in mind that this is an estimate and not an actual count. The last physical count was the 2000 Census and the next count will be for the 2010 Census.

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<2>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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