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

The community of Ashburn is the Seat for Turner County.

Turner County was founded in 1905. Turner was created by taking area from Irwin, and Counties.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Turner had a population of 9,254 people. This is a decrease of 2.63% since the last Census (which gave a population of 9,504 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Turner represented 0.12% of the total population of Georgia, making it the state's 131st 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
20108,930-6.04%-3.5% since 2009
20099,254-2.63%-0.93% since 2008
20089,341-1.72%-0.42% since 2007
20009,504The Last Census

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


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

Community 2009
(2009vs. 2000)
Ashburn   4,2324,4194.23% decrease  
Sycamore   5264966.05% increase  
Rebecca   2372463.66% 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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