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

The community of Swainsboro is the Seat for Emanuel County.

Emanuel County was founded in 1812. Emanuel was created by taking area from Bulloch and Counties.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Emanuel had a population of 23,075 people. This is an increase of 5.67% since the last Census (which gave a population of 21,837 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Emanuel represented 0.27% of the total population of Georgia, making it the state's 77th 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
201022,598+3.48%-2.07% since 2009
200923,075+5.67%+0.44% since 2008
200822,973+5.2%+1.86% since 2007
200021,837The Last Census

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


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

Community 2009
(2009vs. 2000)
Swainsboro   7,6796,94310.6% increase  
Twin City   1,9521,75211.42% increase  
Stillmore   7767306.3% increase  
Adrian   5585793.63% decrease  
Oak Park   3873665.74% increase  

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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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