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

The community of LaGrange is the Seat for Troup County.

Troup County was founded in 1826.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Troup had a population of 64,653 people. This is an increase of 9.99% since the last Census (which gave a population of 58,779 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Troup represented 0.72% of the total population of Georgia, making it the state's 33rd 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
201067,044+14.06%+3.7% since 2009
200964,653+9.99%+0.83% since 2008
200864,119+9.08%+1.14% since 2007
200058,779The Last Census

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


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

Community 2009
(2009vs. 2000)
LaGrange   28,43725,9989.38% increase  
West Point   3,4873,3823.1% increase  
Hogansville   2,9212,7745.3% increase  

Websites for Troup County

Official Website:   www.troupcountyga.org/

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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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