Ben Hill County, Georgia Basics:

Ben Hill County Georgia - Government Site

Population: 17,545
Area: 250 square miles
County seat: Fitzgerald
Area code(s) in use: 229
Time zone: EST
High school graduate or higher: 75.4%
Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.4%
Median household income: $29,162
Persons in poverty: 32.3%
Home ownership rate: 61.8%
Mean travel time to work: 19.4 minutes

Adjacent counties:
Coffee  Irwin  Telfair  Turner  Wilcox  

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Map of the Ben Hill County area

Our detail map of Ben Hill County shows the Ben Hill County, Georgia boundary lines and other interesting items.

Places in Ben Hill County, Georgia

  Airports     show all on map

Bowens Mill Christian Center Airport, Fitzgerald Municipal Airport

  Bridges     show all on map

Double Bridges

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Ben Hill County Courthouse, Ben Hill County Emergency Medical Services, Ben Hill County Jail, Ben Hill County Sheriff's Department, Ben Hill County Volunteer Fire Department Station 1, Ben Hill County Volunteer Fire Department Station 2, Ben Hill County Volunteer Fire Department Station 3, Ben Hill County Volunteer Fire Department Station 4, Ben Hill County Volunteer Fire Department Station 5, Ben Hill County Volunteer Fire Department Station 6, Fitzgerald City Hall, Fitzgerald Fire Department, Fitzgerald Fire Department Station 2, Fitzgerald Police Department, Fitzgerald-Ben Hill County Library, Georgia Forestry Commission

  Cemeteries     show all on map

Abba Cemetery, Arbor Cemetery, Bethlehem Cemetery, Dicksons Cemetery, Dixon Cemetery, Dixon Cemetery, Dorminey Cemetery, Dorminey Cemetery, Dorminy Mill Cemetery, Englewood Cemetery, Evergreen Cemetery, Evergreen Cemetery, Fairview Cemetery, Fussell Cemetery, Fusselle Cemetery, Gibbs Cemetery, Gibbs Cemetery, Kiokee Cemetery, Mc Cook Cemetery, McMillan Cemetery, McMillan Cemetery, Mims Cemetery, Mobley Cemetery, Mount Olive Cemetery, New Bethel Cemetery, Old Field Cemetery, Old Union Cemetery, Penn Cemetery, Player Cemetery, Prospect Cemetery, Rinor Cemetery, Saint Pauls Cemetery, Salem Cemetery, Tanner Cemetery, Troup Cemetery, Tucker Cemetery, Union Cemetery, Westwood Cemetery, Wilcox-Reid Cemetery, Young Cemetery, Youngs Chapel Cemetery

  Churches     show all on map

Abba Church, Anderson Memorial Church, Arbor Church, Bethel African Methodist Episcopal Church, Bethlehem Church, Callie Garbutt Church, Central Christian Church, Central Methodist Church, Church of God, Church of the Nazarene, Community Church, Dorminy Mill Church, Eastside Church, Englewood Church, Evergreen Church, Evergreen Church (historical), Fairview Church, First Baptist Church, First Presbyterian Church, Georges Chapel (historical), Holiness Church, Holsee Chapel Christian Methodist Episcopal Church, King Chapel, Macedonia Church, Mount Calvary Church, Mount Isiac Church, Mount Olive Baptist Church, Mount Olive Church, New Bethel Church, New Corinth Church, New Mount Zion Church, New Providence Baptist Church, Pine Level Church, Prospect Church, Providence Church (historical), Saint Mathews Episcopal Church, Saint Peters Church, Saint Williams Catholic Church (historical), Salem Baptist Church, Salem Baptist Church, Shiloh Church, Sturgeon Church, Union Church, Union Church, Union Holiness Church (historical), Wesley Chapel Methodist Church (historical), Westside Church, Westwood Church, Wolfpit Church (historical), Youngs Chapel, Zion Rest Primitive Baptist Church

  Cliffs     show all on map

Gilder Bluff, Mobley Bluff, Red Bluff

  Dams     show all on map

Ben Hill Dam, Brown Lake Dam, City of Fitzgerald Dam Northeast, County Lake Dam, Cowan Dam, Dicksons Millpond Dam, Dorminy Lake Dam, Dorminy Lake Dam, Fitzgerald City Dam, Fitzgerald West Lake Dam, James Dormin Dam, Lake Beatrice Dam, Luke Lake Dam, Moorehead Dam, Morehead Lake Dam, N J Wilson Lake Dam, Simms Lake Dam, Snowden Dam One, Snowden Dam Two, Snowden Lake East Dam, Snowden Lake West Dam, Tuggle Lake Dam, Virgle Smith Dam, W E Tuggle Dam, Wilson Dam, Young Lake Dam

  Hospitals     show all on map

Ben Hill County Hospital, Dorminy Medical Center

  Lakes     show all on map

Devils Den, Reubin Lake, Ware Pond, Williamson Pond (historical)

  Locales     show all on map

Ben Hill County Farm, Camp Brooklyn (historical), Colony Square Shopping Center, Dickson Mill (historical), Fitzgerald Country Club, Fitzgerald Plaza Shopping Center, Fussel Store (historical), Hills Midtown Mall Shopping Center, Mann Shopping Center, Village Shopping Center

  Parks     show all on map

American Legion Park, Ben Hill County Park, Blue and Gray Park

  Populated Places     show all on map

Ashton, Bowens Mill, Fitzgerald, Lulaville, Queensland, Red Bluff, Westwood

  Post Offices     show all on map

Fitzgerald Post Office

  Reservoirs     show all on map

Brown Lake, City of Fitzgerald Northeast Pond, County Lake, Dicksons Millpond, Dorminy Lake, Dorminy Lake, Fitzgerald City Lake, Fitzgerald West Lake, Lake Beatrice, Lake Beatrice, Luke Lake, Morehead Lake, Simms Lake, Snowden Lake East, Snowden Lake West, Tuggle Lake, W J Wilson Lake, Young Lake

  Schools     show all on map

Ashton School (historical), Ben Hill County Elementary School, Ben Hill-Irwin Vocational School, Dorminy School (historical), Fitzgerald Elementary School, Fitzgerald High School, Fitzgerald High School (historical), Fitzgerald Junior High School, Hunter School (historical), Monitor Elementary School (historical), Roanoke School (historical), Second Ward School (historical), Third Ward School (historical), Union School (historical), Vaughn Taylor School (historical)

  Streams     show all on map

Dicksons Mill Creek, Little Sturgeon Creek, Middle Prong Sturgeon Creek, Mill Branch, Minschew Branch, Otter Creek, Player Creek, Red Bluff Creek, South Prong House Creek, Stone Creek, Sturgeon Creek, Turkey Creek

  Towers     show all on map

WBHB-AM (Fitzgerald),

Ben Hill County, Georgia Population By Race (2012 estimate)

WhiteBen Hill County White population 10,89510,895  
BlackBen Hill County Black population 6,1766,175
MixedBen Hill County Mixed population 211210
AsianBen Hill County Asian population 158157
American IndianBen Hill County American Indian population 105105
Hawaiian & Pacific IslanderBen Hill County Hawaiian & Pacific Islander population 00

Additional population tables :
State population table
Georgia population by county