Brooks County Public Records

County Seat:
Quitman
Year Organized:
1858
Total Square Miles:
497.801
2018 Population:
15587
Persons/Square Mile:
31

County structure

Government Type:
County
Authority:
Home Rule
Legislative Body:
Board of Commissioners
Size of Legislative Body:
5

Demographics

2018 Population:
15587
25 to 64 Years of Age:
51.19%
65 Years of Age and Older:
19.83%

Economy, 2018

Gross Domestic Product (GDP):
$286.9 M
Labor Force:
7,044
Unemployment Rate:
3.90%

County Contact

PO BOX 272
County Courthouse
Quitman, GA, 31643-0272

http://www.brookscountyga.us

Historical population

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