About Watkinsville, Georgia
Watkinsville is a town in Oconee County, Georgia, United States. As of the 2010 census, the town had a total population of 2,832. The city is the county seat of Oconee County . It had previously been the seat of Clarke County until 1872 when the county seat of that county was moved to Athens, a move which ultimately led to the creation of Oconee County in 1875.