Georgia Map

  • Places To Go

    Explore travel information for Georgia cities, towns, parks, regions and more.

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    Atlanta

    Major Southern metropolitan center, Atlanta, has come a long way in the last century, now a sprawling urban hub home to several universities, an expansive list of cultural sights and a well-rounded range of boutiques, bars and eateries.

  • Things To Do

    Introduction to all the things to do in Georgia.

    Searchable list of tour companies, guides and outfitters, rental companies and more.

    Full information on Tourist Attractions, Scenic Drives, Sightseeing Tours and easy vacation activities..

    Detailed information on active pursuits such as biking, hiking, golfing and much more.

    Museums, parks, galleries, zoos, and everything else you could want to do in Georgia.

    Things To Do

    Home of the Masters Tournament, it should come as no surprise to learn that Georgia is big on golf, but there are also hiking trails, good beaches and houseboating lakes to consider in this southern state.

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  • Sleep + Eat

    Searchable listings of Georgia hotels, motels, resorts, bed & breakfast, and more.

    Searchable listings of Georgia RV parks and campgrounds.

    Rent a RV or motor home, and start your vacation tour of Georgia.

    Lodging and Hotels

    Use our easy Lodging Search to find exactly the type of accommodation you are looking for at the right price.

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  • Travel Planning

    Request Free Travel brochures from destinations throughout Georgia.

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    Transportation companies, airports and interactive maps for Georgia.

    Travel and tourism books and maps for Georgia.

    Basic facts about Georgia, including a guide to every city and town in Georgia.

    Searchable lists of Georgia tourism offices and other helpful government agencies.

  • Photos + Videos

    Searchable slide shows of Georgia photos.

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    Photo and Video Gallery

    Browse photos and videos from across the state, take a virtual tour, search for the imagery you want to see.

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City and State Information for Georgia

Georgia Facts, Statistics, and State Symbols

State Flag

Georgia

"Peach State, Empire State of the South"

Motto
Wisdom, justice, and moderation
Capitol
Atlanta
Name Origin
In honor of George II of England
Statehood Date
Jan. 2, 1788 (4th)
Cities in Georgia
 

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Official Symbols

A state's official symbols represent the composition and culture of the land and people who live and have lived here. Below are the symbols of Georgia along with the year they became official.

Flower Cherokee Rose (1916)
Tree Live Oak (1937)
Bird Brown Thrasher (1935)
Song “Georgia On My Mind” (1922)
Demographics
Population Density
141.4 people per square mile
Geography and Weather
Land Area
57,906 sq mi. (149,977 sq km)
Lowest Elevation
0 ft (0 m)
Average Elevation
600 ft (182.88 m)
Highest Temperature Recorded
112°F (44°C) on August 20, 1983
Lowest Temperature Recorded
–17°F (–27°C) on January 27, 1940

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