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Carroll County

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Incorporated Date: 
June 9, 1825
Population: 
113,688
Total Area: 
499.3 sq mi
Contact Information
P.O. Box 338
Carrollton, GA 30112
Phone Number: 
(770) 830-5801
Fax Number: 
(770) 830-5992

Carroll County, established in 1825 on ceded Creek Indian lands, witnessed the state's first gold rush. It is named for Charles Carroll of Maryland, the last surviving signer of the Declaration of Independence. Carrollton, the county seat, takes its name from Carroll's plantation.