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Careers, Jobs and Education Resources for: Wilkes County, Georgia

Wilkes County is a county located in the U.S. state of Georgia. As of 2000, the population is 10,687. The 2007 Census Estimate shows a population of 10,262 . The county seat is Washington, Georgia. Wilkes county is commonly referred to by locals and people around the state as "Washington-Wilkes," as both the county and the county seat are viewed as one entity. It is one of the original counties of Georgia, created February 5, 1777. Wilkes County was the last place that the lost gold of the Confederacy was seen which has become one of Georgia's most lingering and possibly lucrative mysteries. (from wikipedia)

General Information
Georgia State$61,366 Average House Value (as of 2000)
11,249 Population (as of 2000)$27,877 Average House Income (as of 2000)
10,028 Population (current)530.6 Square Miles of Land
2.0 Average Persons Per Household (as of 2000)2.6 Square Miles of Water

Business Information
265 Number of Businesses (as of 2003)$16,703,000 Total First Quarter Payroll (as of 2003)
3,199 Number of Employees (as of 2003)$68,410,000 Total Annual Payroll (as of 2003)

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