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2005 WATER USE

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Total Water Withdrawals in Georgia, 2005

 Water use for individual counties.

Population and water withdrawals in Georgia, 2005
(Water-use values are in million gallons per day (Mgal/d)
CountyPopulationGroundwaterSurface waterTotalTotal
(excluding
thermoelectric)
Appling 17,954 4.2758.7563.02 5.25
Atkinson 8,030 4.823.057.87 7.87
Bacon 10,379 5.231.196.42 6.42
Baker 4,154 31.113.2834.39 34.39
Baldwin 45,230 0.517.127.63 7.63
Banks 16,055 0.761.702.46 2.46
Barrow 59,954 3.505.118.61 8.61
Bartow 89,229 7.1856.1863.36 24.44
Ben Hill 17,316 7.483.2010.68 10.68
Berrien 16,708 4.802.066.86 6.86
Bibb 154,918 6.1837.8944.07 44.07
Bleckley 12,141 7.845.7813.62 13.62
Brantley 15,491 1.681.152.83 2.83
Brooks 16,327 4.260.334.59 4.59
Bryan 28,549 3.140.013.15 3.15
Bulloch 61,454 12.554.7417.29 17.29
Burke 23,299 14.7069.1283.82 18.46
Butts 21,045 0.463.043.50 3.50
Calhoun 5,972 17.259.7827.03 27.03
Camden 45,759 7.570.017.58 7.58
Candler 10,321 4.966.1711.13 11.13
Carroll 105,453 2.5911.8314.42 14.42
Catoosa 60,813 5.161.536.69 6.69
Charlton 10,790 1.210.031.24 1.24
Chatham 238,410 64.97179.13244.10 82.92
Chattahoochee 14,679 0.516.927.43 7.43
Chattooga 26,570 6.575.7112.28 12.28
Cherokee 184,211 6.6722.6829.35 29.35
Clarke 104,439 0.507.077.57 7.57
Clay 3,242 0.580.080.66 0.66
Clayton 267,966 2.3330.8433.17 33.17
Clinch 6,996 1.800.081.88 1.88
Cobb 663,818 1.83457.24459.07 96.49
Coffee 39,674 10.435.7016.13 16.13
Colquitt 43,915 15.3621.3936.75 36.75
Columbia 103,812 2.1713.4115.58 15.58
Cook 16,366 7.913.2211.13 11.13
Coweta 109,903 1.8440.6742.51 11.43
Crawford 12,874 4.120.754.87 4.87
Crisp 22,017 17.551.2518.80 18.80
Dade 16,040 0.162.742.90 2.90
Dawson 19,731 0.482.232.71 2.71
Decatur 28,618 39.872.4642.33 42.33
DeKalb 677,959 4.0184.8388.84 88.84
Dodge 19,574 5.5914.3419.93 19.93
Dooly 11,749 24.791.5026.29 26.29
Dougherty 94,882 37.80121.59159.39 39.25
Douglas 112,760 3.9214.1318.05 18.05
Early 12,056 13.66110.24123.90 123.90
Echols 4,253 5.780.506.28 6.28
Effingham 46,924 5.96144.91150.87 56.34
Elbert 20,799 0.972.433.40 3.40
Emanuel 22,108 6.180.486.66 6.66
Evans 11,443 2.921.324.24 4.24
Fannin 21,887 0.961.812.77 2.77
Fayette 104,248 3.5911.2014.79 14.79
Floyd 94,198 3.66585.63589.29 54.29
Forsyth 140,393 4.3324.1928.52 28.52
Franklin 21,590 1.063.104.16 4.16
Fulton 915,623 2.47159.27161.74 161.74
Gilmer 27,335 7.013.9310.94 10.94
Glascock 2,705 0.260.070.33 0.33
Glynn 71,874 56.1759.56115.73 78.77
Gordon 50,279 4.5910.5215.11 15.11
Grady 24,466 5.884.4810.36 10.36
Greene 15,693 0.952.963.91 3.91
Gwinnett 726,273 3.5390.6794.20 94.20
Habersham 39,603 2.2410.9613.20 13.20
Hall 165,771 4.1819.5323.71 23.71
Hancock 9,643 0.550.931.48 1.48
Haralson 28,338 0.033.333.36 3.36
Harris 27,779 1.4911.1712.66 11.46
Hart 24,036 1.412.373.78 3.78
Heard 11,346 0.4065.4965.89 1.56
Henry 167,848 1.8216.8518.67 18.67
Houston 126,163 29.630.6130.24 30.24
Irwin 10,093 10.207.3717.57 17.57
Jackson 52,292 1.4821.0222.50 22.50
Jasper 13,147 1.251.542.79 2.79
Jeff Davis 13,083 3.352.235.58 5.58
Jefferson 16,926 12.178.3520.52 20.52
Jenkins 8,729 3.671.224.89 4.89
Johnson 9,538 2.610.433.04 3.04
Jones 26,836 3.900.354.25 4.25
Lamar 16,378 0.722.182.90 2.90
Lanier 7,553 1.980.192.17 2.17
Laurens 46,896 9.5920.5330.12 30.12
Lee 31,099 6.201.367.56 7.56
Liberty 57,544 15.580.2115.79 15.79
Lincoln 8,207 0.280.630.91 0.91
Long 11,083 2.520.462.98 2.98
Lowndes 96,705 29.301.4230.72 30.72
Lumpkin 24,324 1.931.313.24 3.24
McDuffie 21,743 1.364.495.85 5.85
McIntosh 11,068 0.940.151.09 1.09
Macon 13,745 16.8814.5931.47 31.47
Madison 27,289 2.241.323.56 3.56
Marion 7,244 2.890.383.27 3.27
Meriwether 22,919 1.841.743.58 3.58
Miller 6,228 20.101.9922.09 22.09
Mitchell 23,791 33.875.8039.67 39.67
Monroe 23,785 2.0360.7762.80 3.78
Montgomery 8,909 1.890.572.46 2.46
Morgan 17,492 0.872.052.92 2.92
Murray 40,812 4.062.236.29 6.29
Muscogee 185,271 0.4633.4333.89 33.89
Newton 86,713 4.0110.6314.64 14.64
Oconee 29,748 1.320.692.01 2.01
Oglethorpe 13,609 0.981.011.99 1.99
Paulding 112,411 1.493.264.75 4.75
Peach 24,794 9.980.6510.63 10.63
Pickens 28,442 2.642.224.86 4.86
Pierce 17,119 3.290.203.49 3.49
Pike 16,128 1.114.815.92 5.92
Polk 40,479 5.783.088.86 8.86
Pulaski 9,737 11.974.7716.74 16.74
Putnam 19,829 2.081,095.071,097.15 5.15
Quitman 2,467 0.180.030.21 0.21
Rabun 16,087 1.043.664.70 4.70
Randolph 7,310 5.464.9610.42 10.42
Richmond 195,769 17.01100.86117.87 117.87
Rockdale 78,545 5.3012.6917.99 17.99
Schley 4,122 0.720.321.04 1.04
Screven 15,430 9.045.2914.33 14.33
Seminole 9,226 36.253.1939.44 39.44
Spalding 61,289 1.188.8510.03 10.03
Stephens 25,060 0.394.184.57 4.57
Stewart 4,882 0.290.811.10 1.10
Sumter 32,912 10.463.5013.96 13.96
Talbot 6,709 1.220.151.37 1.37
Taliaferro 1,826 0.130.060.19 0.19
Tattnall 23,211 4.764.228.98 8.98
Taylor 8,887 2.722.545.26 5.26
Telfair 13,205 3.751.004.75 4.75
Terrell 10,711 8.867.3416.20 16.20
Thomas 44,692 17.302.8420.14 20.14
Tift 40,793 17.328.6625.98 25.98
Toombs 27,274 6.045.0411.08 11.08
Towns 10,315 1.305.286.58 6.58
Treutlen 6,753 1.370.171.54 1.54
Troup 62,015 1.8210.8112.63 12.63
Turner 9,474 7.218.6615.87 15.87
Twiggs 10,299 21.720.4822.20 22.20
Union 19,782 1.616.478.08 8.08
Upson 27,679 1.433.605.03 5.03
Walker 63,890 7.172.759.92 9.92
Walton 75,647 3.547.2110.75 10.75
Ware 34,492 6.080.776.85 6.85
Warren 6,101 1.942.664.60 4.60
Washington 20,118 34.701.0335.73 35.73
Wayne 28,390 64.580.6465.22 65.22
Webster 2,289 0.542.402.94 2.94
Wheeler 6,706 1.643.214.85 4.85
White 24,055 1.552.113.66 3.66
Whitfield 90,889 0.4036.4936.89 36.89
Wilcox 8,721 9.932.6512.58 12.58
Wilkes 10,457 0.521.421.94 1.94
Wilkinson 10,143 18.420.1118.53 18.53
Worth 21,996 9.694.1013.79 13.03
Georgia 9,072,576 1,180.044,291.435,471.47 2,750.64

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