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Jeff Davis County


Incorporated Date: 

August 18, 1905



Total Area: 

333.4 sq mi
Contact Information
P.O. Box 609
Hazlehurst, GA 31539

Phone Number: 

(912) 375-6611

Fax Number: 

(912) 375-0378

Jeff Davis County came into being from parts of Appling and Coffee counties in 1905. It was named for the president of the Confederate States of America, Jefferson Davis. Hazlehurst, the county seat, is named for the civil engineer who surveyed the route for the Macon and Brunswick Railroad.