Wheeler County, Georgia

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Wheeler County is a county located in the U.S. state of Georgia. As of 2000, the population was 6,179. The 2007 Census Estimate shows a population of 6,830.[1] The county seat is Alamo.[2]

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History

Wheeler County is named after Confederate General Joseph Wheeler. The constitutional amendment to create the county was proposed August 14, 1912, and ratified November 5, 1912.

Geography

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 300 square miles (777 km²), of which 298 square miles (771 km²) is land and 2 square miles (6 km²) (0.81%) is water.

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