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Rockdale County

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

County facts

2000 population: 78,545
Land area: 135 square miles
County seat: Conyers

 County statistics

Water use

In 2000, total freshwater use was 17.99 million gallons per day (Mgal/d), of which 12.69 Mgal/d (71%) was from surface-water sources and 5.3 Mgal/d (29%) 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


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Rockdale County real-time water information

Stage and streamflow

 Big Haynes Creek at Jack Turner Dam,near Milstead, Ga (02207418)
 Honey Creek at GA 212, near Conyers, GA (02204130)
 Little Haynes Creek at Dial Mill Rd near Milstead, Ga (02207435)
 Yellow River at Gees Mill Road, near Milstead, Ga (02207335)

Water quality

 Honey Creek at GA 212, near Conyers, GA (02204130)
 Yellow River at Gees Mill Road, near Milstead, Ga (02207335)

Ground water

There are no real-time ground-water sites in Rockdale County.

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Long-term water information

Streamflow information

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

Ground-water information

 Continuous well monitoring sites (3 wells)
 Intermittent water levels in wells

Site descriptions

 Surface-water sites
 Ground-water sites

Water-quality samples

 Surface-water quality
 Ground-water quality

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