Place:Muscogee, Georgia, United States

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NameMuscogee
Alt namesMuscogeesource: Getty Vocabulary Program
TypeCounty
Located inGeorgia, United States     (1836 - )
See alsoChattahoochee, Georgia, United StatesChild county (source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990)
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
source: Family History Library Catalog


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Muscogee County is a county located on the central western border of the U.S. state of Georgia. It is part of the Columbus, Georgia-Alabama Metropolitan Statistical Area. As of the 2010 census, the population was 189,885. Its county seat and only city is Columbus, with which it has been a consolidated city-county since the beginning of 1971. It is a part of the Columbus, Georgia-Alabama Metropolitan Area.

The only other city was Bibb City, which disincorporated in December 2000. Fort Benning takes up nearly one quarter of the county. The Chattahoochee River forms its western border with Alabama.

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Timeline

Date Event Source
1830 First census Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1836 County formed Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1838 Court records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1838 Land records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1838 Marriage records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1838 Probate records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1860 No significant boundary changes after this year Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990

Population History

source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
Census Year Population
1830 3,508
1840 11,699
1850 18,578
1860 16,584
1870 16,663
1880 19,322
1890 27,761
1900 29,836
1910 36,227
1920 44,195
1930 57,558
1940 75,494
1950 118,028
1960 158,623
1970 167,377
1980 170,108
1990 179,278

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External links

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