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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.