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Long County

Profile
Incorporated Date: 
August 14, 1920
Population: 
11,452
Total Area: 
401.0 sq mi
Contact Information
P.O. Box 476
Ludowici, GA 31316
Phone Number: 
(912) 545-2143
Fax Number: 
(912) 545-2150

Long County, designated in 1920 from lands in Liberty County, honors Dr. Crawford W. Long who introduced anesthesia for surgery. Ludowici is named for a German tile manufacturer who settled there and made red clay roofing tiles that became popular through south Georgia.