Tattnall County

Tattnall County, Georgia

PO Box 25
Reidsville, GA 30453
Phone: (912) 557-4335
Fax: (912) 557-6088
www.tattnall.com

In east-central GA, west of Savannah; organized Dec 5, 1801 from Montgomery County. Name Origin: For Gen. Josiah Tattnall (1764-1803), an officer in the American Revolution, U.S. senator from GA (1796-99), and governor (1801-02)

Area (sq mi):: 488.22 (land 483.69; water 4.53) Population per square mile: 48.00
Population 2005: 23,211 State rank: 76 Population change: 2000-20005 4.10%; 1990-2000 25.90% Population 2000: 22,305 (White 59.30%; Black or African American 31.40%; Hispanic or Latino 8.40%; Asian 0.30%; Other 7.70%). Foreign born: 5.80%. Median age: 33.90
Income 2000: per capita $13,439; median household $28,664; Population below poverty level: 23.90% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $18,911-$20,099
Unemployment (2004): 5.30% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.10% Median travel time to work: 27.50 minutes Working outside county of residence: 40.40%
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
Sprouted bulbs at a large cull pile of Peruvian onions near a major onion processing plant in Tattnall county were monitored for thrips species composition during the fall 2003 to spring 2004 season on 16 Dec, 3 Feb, 10 Mar, 7 Apr.
In 2006, 9 fields were sampled, with 4 in Toombs County and 5 in Tattnall County. These fields were sampled 5 times (19 Jan, 7 and 27 Feb, 16 and 28 Mar).
The CAED has played a key role in successful co-ops such as Sunbelt Goat Producers in Washington County and Farm Fresh Tattnall, a co-op of roadside markets and pick-your-own farms in Tattnall County.