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Colquitt County, Georgia


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Page Contents for Moultrie, Georgia

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Weather & Climate

History & History-related items

City Attractions


Chamber of Commerce.



Statistics & Facts

The Georgia state capital is Atlanta.
The population of Moultrie is approximately 15,635 (2000), 14268 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 6,030 (1990), 5435 (2010).
The amount of land area in Moultrie is 33.847 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 0.115 sq kilometers.
The distance from Moultrie to Washington DC is 663 miles.
The distance to the Georgia state capital is 183 miles. (as the crow flies)
Moultrie is positioned 31.16 degrees north of the equator and 83.77 degrees west of the prime meridian.
Moultrie average annual rainfall is 52 inches per year
The average winter temperature is 55.1 degrees F.
The average summer temperature is 82 degrees F.


in Southwest Georgia, about 200 miles south of Atlanta and 60 miles north of Tallahassee, Florida.
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mild. Warm in the summer and cool in the winter. Though snow is rare, it does fall occasionally.
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History & History Related Items

Here is a history page for Moultrie.

When Colquitt County named a new county seat in 1879, they formed Moultrie, in honor of General William Moultrie, a Revolutionary War hero. He later became governor of South Carolina..
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Moultrie is also known as "The City of Beautiful Homes" because of the many homes of character here.

Museum of Colquitt County History
This museum displays tne history of Moultrie and Colquitt County
P.O. Box 86
Moultrie, GA 31768
Phone: (229)-217-4156
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Moultrie City Government

City of Moultrie
P.O. Box 3368
Moultrie, Georgia 31776
Phone: 229-985-1974
Fax: 229-985-1056

Moultrie is governed by a Mayor and a six member City Council.

Moultrie Chamber

Moultrie Chamber of Commerce
116 First Avenue, S.E.
Moultrie, Georgia 31776
Phone: 229-985-2131

Moultrie Organizations

Moultrie Chamber of Commerce
116 First Avenue, S.E.
Moultrie, Georgia 31776
Phone: 229-985-2131

Moultrie Libraries

Colquitt County Library
204 5th Street Southeast
Moultrie, GA 31768
Phone: (912) 985-6540
Fax: (912) 985-0936 Moultrie


The population of Moultrie was:
1960 - 15,764
1970 - 14,400
1980 - 15,708
1990 - 14,865
1995 - 15,269
1997 - 15,545
1998 - 15,635

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