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Clarke County

Map of Georgia showing Clarke County. Click map to select another county in Georgia.

County facts

2000 population: 104,439
Land area: 127 square miles
County seat: Athens

 County statistics
 

Water use

In 2000, total freshwater use was 7.57 million gallons per day (Mgal/d), of which 7.07 Mgal/d (93%) was from surface-water sources and 0.5 Mgal/d (7%) came from ground water.
Data tables and charts are available. Data tables and charts
Water use for Georgia. Water use for Georgia
 

Land use

University of Georgia land-cover maps (1 Megabyte PDF):
1974 | 1998
 

Links

Links to other sources of water information.

 
 

Clarke County real-time water information

Stage and streamflow

 Middle Oconee River near Athens, Ga (02217500)
 North Oconee River at College St, at Athens, Ga (02217770)

Water quality

There are no real-time water-quality sites in Clarke County.

Groundwater

There are no real-time groundwater sites in Clarke County.


 Contact us if you want to know how USGS can help monitor water resources in Clarke County.
 

Long-term water information

Streamflow information

 Recent daily streamflow
 Historical daily streamflow
 Daily streamflow statistics
 Monthly streamflow statistics
 Annual streamflow statistics
 Peak streamflow 

Groundwater information

 Intermittent water levels in wells

Site descriptions

 Surface-water sites
 Groundwater sites

Water-quality samples

 Surface-water quality
 Groundwater quality

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