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Cook County, Georgia

Cook County Georgia
US county information
NameCook County
StateGeorgia
SeatAdel
Largest cityAdel
US Area
Total Area233.22 sq mi (604 km2)
Land Area229.02 sq mi (593.2 km2)
Water Area4.20 sq mi (10.9 km2)
Population17212 (2010)
Density10.4/km2 (27/sq mi)
Founded1918
Congressional district1st
Time zoneEastern
Time zoneEastern: UTC-5/-4: -5/-4

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Cook County is a county located in the U.S. state of Georgia. The constitutional amendment to create the county was proposed July 30, 1918, and ratified November 5, 1918. As of 2010, the population is 17,212. The county seat is Adel. Cook County is named for former Civil War general Philip Cook of the Confederate States Army.

Reed Bingham State Park is in Cook County.


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