Basic information about the Wilkes County
The Wilkes County is located in the state of Georgia. This county occupies 475 square miles, with 5 square miles being water areas. There are 10.593 inhabitants living in the county according to the 2010 Census. As for the racial makeup of Wilkes County citizens, the 3 largest groups are White (53.02%), followed by Black or African American (42.81%) and Some Other Race (2.05%). There are 4.263 households in the county, while 66,64% of them are family households and 33,36% represent non family households. There are 3 cities and towns in Wilkes County. The most populated city is Washington city and the smallest town or village is Rayle town.