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Incorporated Date: 
January 1, 1889
Total Area: 
0.8 sq mi
Contact Information
211 Maple Dr.
Jenkinsburg, GA 30324
Phone Number: 
(770) 775-4850
Fax Number: 
(770) 775-7669

Jenkinsburg derives its name from the Jenkins family, residents of the area in the 1880s. The legislature approved the town's charter in 1889, and soon after a Southern RR train ran through Jenkinsburg. As the 1800s drew to a close, Jenkinsburg residents had built a few stores, a lumber yard, two cotton gins and a school.