Dougherty County, Georgia

related topics
{household, population, female}
{county, mile, population}
{city, population, household}

Dougherty County is a county located in the U.S. state of Georgia. As of 2000, the population was 96,065. The 2009 Census Estimate shows a population of 95,859.[1] It is included in the Albany, Georgia Metropolitan Statistical Area. The county seat and largest city is Albany.[2]



The county was created by the Georgia General Assembly on December 15, 1853, from a part of Baker County and was named after Charles Dougherty, a respected judge and lawyer from Athens, Georgia.


According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 335 square miles (867.6 km2), of which 330 square miles (854.7 km2) is land and 5 square miles (12.9 km2) (1.51%) is water.

Major highways

Full article ▸

related documents
Gilchrist County, Florida
Swisher County, Texas
Hot Spring County, Arkansas
Garfield County, Washington
Grimes County, Texas
Williams County, Ohio
Columbia County, Washington
Crockett County, Tennessee
Indian River County, Florida
Yell County, Arkansas
Crawford County, Missouri
Fulton County, Ohio
Winnebago County, Iowa
Etowah County, Alabama
Hancock County, Iowa
Ringgold County, Iowa
DeWitt County, Illinois
Nacogdoches County, Texas
Walker County, Texas
Hamilton County, Iowa
Clark County, Idaho
Lincoln County, Montana
Abbeville County, South Carolina
Cherokee County, Oklahoma
Ross County, Ohio
Chaves County, New Mexico
Northampton County, Virginia
Bath County, Virginia
Hampton County, South Carolina
Garrard County, Kentucky