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General Information

Based on 2010 Data

Area: Newnan is approximately 19.5 square miles, and Coweta County covers 443 square miles. Coweta County includes the municipalities of Newnan, the county seat, Grantville, Haralson, Moreland, Senoia, Sharpsburg, Turin, and a portion of the city of Palmetto.

Population: Newnan’s population is approximately 33,039 and Coweta County’s population is approximately 127,400. From 2000- 2010, the population of city of Newnan grew by 42.7%  as compared to 1990-2000, when the county grew by 65.7%.

Growth: Newnan grew by 30% from 1990-2000 and in 2000-2010 was 103.4%

Climate: The climate is moderate with an average temperature of 64.3 degrees Fahrenheit (45.8 degrees in the winter and 79.1 degrees in the summer). The annual rainfall is 51.84 inches.

Education: With more than 22,464 students in 30 schools, the Coweta County School is experiencing a growth rate of 4-6% each year. The Coweta County School System consists of 1 Pre-K school, 20 elementary schools, 7 middle schools, 3 high schools, 1 technology charter school, and an alternative school.  For more on different schools in our area click here.

Parks and Recreation: Diverse programs such as art, tennis, dancing, aerobics, basketball, karate, etc. are offered by the Coweta County Parks and Recreation Department. The Recreation Department maintains several county recreational parks and facilities. Private and public golf courses, located throughout the county, are a regional draw for our area. The City of Newnan’s Beautification department maintains neighborhood and  10 parks at locations throughout the city including Temple Avenue Park, Greenville Street Park, C.J. Smith Park, Cranford Park, Lynch Park, and Ray Park. For more please go to our parks page .