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Candler County

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Incorporated Date: 

July 14, 1914

Population: 

10,580

Total Area: 

247.0 sq mi
Contact Information
705 North Lewis St.
Metter, GA 30439

Phone Number: 

(912) 685-2835

Fax Number: 

(912) 685-4823

Email Address: 

Candler County, created in 1914 from parts of Bulloch, Emanuel and Tattnall counties, is named for Governor Allen D. Candler. He is credited with preserving and researching many of the state's Colonial, Revolutionary and Confederate records. Metter is the county seat.