Corinth, Georgia

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Corinth, Georgia
Unincorporated community
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Location in Heard County and the state of Georgia
Location in Heard County and the state of Georgia
Coordinates: 33°13′46″N 84°56′32″W / 33.22944°N 84.94222°W / 33.22944; -84.94222Coordinates: 33°13′46″N 84°56′32″W / 33.22944°N 84.94222°W / 33.22944; -84.94222
Country United States
State Georgia
Counties Heard, Coweta
 • Total 0.9 sq mi (2.3 km2)
 • Land 0.9 sq mi (2.3 km2)
 • Water 0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
Elevation 755 ft (230 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 213
 • Density 235.2/sq mi (90.8/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
FIPS code 13-19672[1]
GNIS feature ID 0312974[2]

Corinth is an unincorporated community and former incorporated town in Coweta and Heard counties in the U.S. state of Georgia. The population was 213 at the 2000 census. Corinth disincorporated on May 1, 2000.[3]


Corinth is located at 33°13′46″N 84°56′32″W / 33.22944°N 84.94222°W / 33.22944; -84.94222 (33.229552, -84.942101).[4]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the community has a total area of 0.9 square miles (2.3 km2), all of it land.


As of the census of 2000, there were 213 people, 78 households, and 60 families residing in the community. The population density was 235.2 people per square mile (90.4/km²). There were 88 housing units at an average density of 97.2/sq mi (37.3/km²). The racial makeup of the community was 95.31% White, 4.23% African American, 0.47% from other races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 3.29% of the population.

There were 78 households out of which 33.3% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 43.6% were married couples living together, 21.8% had a female householder with no husband present, and 21.8% were non-families. 19.2% of all households were made up of individuals and 3.8% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.73 and the average family size was 3.07.

In the community the population was spread out with 30.5% under the age of 18, 9.9% from 18 to 24, 27.2% from 25 to 44, 22.5% from 45 to 64, and 9.9% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 30 years. For every 100 females there were 93.6 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 80.5 males.

The median income for a household in the community was $21,094, and the median income for a family was $20,500. Males had a median income of $24,844 versus $20,250 for females. The per capita income for the community was $11,824. About 25.9% of families and 29.5% of the population were below the poverty line, including 38.3% of those under the age of eighteen and 20.7% of those sixty five or over.


  1. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  2. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  3. ^ "Boundary Changes". Geographic Change Notes: Arkansas. Population Division, United States Census Bureau. 2010-01-01. Retrieved 2012-06-28. 
  4. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23.