Clayton County, GA
Established on November 30, 1858, Clayton County is located in north-central Georgia and encompasses an area of 144 mi². It is the fifth most populous county in the state with a population of 289,615, according to the 2018 census. The county seat is located in Jonesboro, which was originally called Leaksville. The climate is humid and experiences an average of 50 inches of rain, 2 inches of snow, and 217 days of sunshine per year.