Place:Ware, Georgia, United States

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Ware County is a county located in the southeast of the U.S. state of Georgia. As of 2010, the population was 36,312. The county seat is Waycross.

By geographic area, Ware County is the largest Georgia county. There's a local saying that the county seat of Waycross is "the largest city in the largest county in the largest state, east of the Mississippi". The county is part of the Waycross Micropolitan Statistical Area.

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Timeline

Date Event Source
1824 County formed Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1830 First census Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1874 Court records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1874 Land records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1874 Marriage records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1879 Probate records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1930 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 1,205
1840 2,323
1850 3,888
1860 2,200
1870 2,286
1880 4,159
1890 8,811
1900 13,761
1910 22,957
1920 28,361
1930 26,558
1940 27,929
1950 30,289
1960 34,219
1970 33,525
1980 37,180
1990 35,471

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External links

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