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

The community of Hinesville is the Seat for Liberty County.

Liberty County was founded in 1777. Liberty was created by taking area from , and Counties.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Liberty had a population of 62,186 people. This is an increase of 0.93% since the last Census (which gave a population of 61,610 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Liberty represented 0.75% of the total population of Georgia, making it the state's 30th 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
201063,453+2.99%+2.04% since 2009
200962,186+0.93%+5.63% since 2008
200858,871-4.45%-2.76% since 2007
200061,610The Last Census

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


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

Community 2009
(2009vs. 2000)
Hinesville   30,70430,3921.03% increase  
Walthourville   3,9584,0301.79% decrease  
Midway   1,5131,10037.55% increase  
Riceboro   7687364.35% increase  
Allenhurst   7167889.14% decrease  

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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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