Sumter County, Georgia

Welcome to Sumter County, home to the communities of Americus, Andersonville, Leslie, DeSoto and Plains!

Rich in history, these towns and their people make up the fabric of Sumter County.  Educational opportunities abound with two institutes of higher learning – Georgia Southwestern State University and South Georgia Technical College who work collaboratively to serve their students and contribute to our workforce.  Several growing industries, a thriving Welcome Center, and Industrial Parks reflect economic growth and the potential for additional investments.  

Small town life is combined with numerous activities for everyone.  With vibrant downtown shopping, wonderful restaurants, numerous tourist attractions, beautiful historic homes, recreational opportunities, and a diverse array of art and culture, there is no shortage of things to see and do!

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Sumter County Cities