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Berrien County, Georgia

Berrien County Georgia
US county information
NameBerrien County
Largest cityNashville
US Area
Total Area457.78 sq mi (1185.7 km2)
Land Area452.41 sq mi (1171.7 km2)
Water Area5.37 sq mi (13.9 km2)
Population Est.16756 (2006)
Density13.9/km2 (36/sq mi)
Named forJohn M. Berrien
Congressional district1st
Time zoneEastern
Time zoneEastern: UTC-5/-4: -5/-4

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Berrien County is a county located in the U.S. state of Georgia. As of 2000, the population is 16,235. The 2007 Census Estimate placed the population at 16,722. The county seat is Nashville.

Berrien County was created February 25, 1856 out of portions of Coffee, Irwin and Lowndes counties by an act of the Georgia General Assembly. It is named after Georgia senator John M. Berrien.

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