Evans County

Evans County, Georgia

3 Freeman St
Claxton, GA 30417
Phone: (912) 739-1141
Fax: (912) 739-0111

In east-central GA, west of Savannah; organized Aug 11, 1914 from Bulloch and Tattnall counties. Name Origin: For Gen. Clement Anselm Evans (1833-1911), GA officer during the Civil War, jurist, and Methodist minister

Area (sq mi):: 186.88 (land 184.92; water 1.96) Population per square mile: 61.90
Population 2005: 11,443 State rank: 117 Population change: 2000-20005 9.00%; 1990-2000 20.30% Population 2000: 10,495 (White 60.30%; Black or African American 33.00%; Hispanic or Latino 6.00%; Asian 0.30%; Other 5.00%). Foreign born: 4.30%. Median age: 34.00
Income 2000: per capita $12,758; median household $25,447; Population below poverty level: 27.00% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $19,166-$20,075
Unemployment (2004): 3.80% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.10% Median travel time to work: 21.70 minutes Working outside county of residence: 33.50%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Georgia: Appling County, Bacon County, Bulloch County, Charlton County, Clinch County, Echols County, Evans County, Screven County, Tattnall County, Ware County, Washington County
The event was held at the Evans County Community Center in Claxton Georgia, located on the campus of the former Evans County High School (ECHS).
Thanks to the attending guests, private donors and numerous sponsors, Evans County Community Center, IBM Southeast Employees Credit Union, Caughran Family, DuPont Family, and South Georgia Bank, Life Well Lived Charity was able to award scholarships to Christina Crawford (Savannah State University), Aniyah Martin (Ogeechee Technical College) and Jordan Brewton (Mercer University).
Back during late summer 2012, Mike11 Fries was checking trail camera photos from his farm in southeast Georgia's Evans County. Among images of other bucks was one of an impressive 8-pointer Mike11 felt would score in the mid- to high 130s Pope & Young.
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Evans County, Georgia, provides specialized training, equipment, and information-sharing policies and procedures to officers.
Chief Deputy Sheriff Edwards heads the Evans County, Georgia, Sheriff's Office
Within days, the Evans County Commission in southeast Georgia began a defiant challenge.
Evans and Evans County Homes department is quoting a price guide of pounds 350,000.