About Hiawassee, Georgia

Hiawassee is a town in and the county seat of Towns County, Georgia, United States. The population was 810 at the 2000 census. Its name comes from the Cherokee word Ayuhwasi, which means a meadow.

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Hiawassee Facts

  • Population Total: 810
  • Square Miles: 1.7
  • Area Code: 706
  • Elevation: 1972
  • Postal Codes: 30546
  • Timezone: North American Eastern