Twiggs County

Twiggs County, Georgia

425 N Railroad St
Jeffersonville, GA 31044
Phone: (478) 945-3629
Fax: (478) 945-3988
www.twiggscounty.us

In central GA, east of Macon; organized Dec 14, 1809 from Wilkinson County. The geographic center of GA is within the county. Name Origin: For Maj. Gen. John Twiggs, an officer in the American Revolution

Area (sq mi):: 362.95 (land 360.29; water 2.66) Population per square mile: 28.60
Population 2005: 10,299 State rank: 127 Population change: 2000-20005 -2.70%; 1990-2000 8.00% Population 2000: 10,590 (White 54.60%; Black or African American 43.70%; Hispanic or Latino 1.10%; Asian 0.10%; Other 1.30%). Foreign born: 0.80%. Median age: 35.40
Income 2000: per capita $14,259; median household $31,608; Population below poverty level: 19.70% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $17,342-$20,252
Unemployment (2004): 5.40% Unemployment change (from 2000): -0.90% Median travel time to work: 29.30 minutes Working outside county of residence: 75.10%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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The 200-MWac photovoltaic solar generation asset, located in Twiggs County, Georgia, near Warner Robins.
The Georgia, US-based 200MWAC photovoltaic solar generation asset (formerly known as Twiggs County Solar Project) is expected to be the largest solar power plant in the southeastern United States when completed.
The largest infrastructure project in Twiggs County, this build will create up to 400 construction jobs and ongoing tax revenues.
The 200MWAC photovoltaic solar generation asset, located in Twiggs County, Georgia, near Warner Robins, is expected to be the largest solar power plant in the southeastern United States when completed.
is set to proceed with development and construction of a 200-megawatt (MW)ac photovoltaic (PV) solar power plant in Twiggs County, Ga.
Evans residing in Wheat Ridge, Colorado, attempted to claim 400 acres of land in Twiggs County, Georgia, which would include 35 homes, a church and a shooting range, and said that his ancestors lived there.
Nearly two-thirds went to the Wolf Creek Landfill, a privately owned dump in Twiggs County. Another 30 percent went to the Walker Road Landfill, with the other five splitting much smaller amounts.
The Richland Solar Center is situated in Twiggs County near Jeffersonville, Georgia.
In 1923 the superintendent of the chain gang in Twiggs County, was one of the petitioners for the release of Ed A, convicted of murder and sentenced to life in 1913.
A 30-year power contract for an enormous 200 MW-AC solar project planned by the company for Twiggs County in Central Georgia has been approved by Georgia regulators, as one of several awarded under Georgia Powers latest solicitation through its Renewable Energy Development Initiative (REDI).
The Richland Solar Center is located in Twiggs County near Jeffersonville, Georgia.
First Solar is set to proceed with development and construction of a 200-megawatt ac photovoltaic solar power plant in Twiggs County, Ga.