Abbeville is a city in Wilcox County, Georgia, United States. As of the 2010 census, the city had a population of 2,908. The city is the county seat of Wilcox County
Abbeville City Hall in Abbeville, Georgia
|Nickname(s): Wild Hog Capitol of Georgia|
Location in Wilcox County and the state of Georgia
Abbeville was founded in 1857 as seat of the newly formed Wilcox County. The town was incorporated in 1883. The current Wilcox County Courthouse was built in 1903 and it is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Abbeville was home to the Georgia Normal College and Business Institute.
In 1910 Abbeville had a population of 1,201. In 1950 it had a population of 890
Abbeville is located at (31.991549, -83.307551).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 3.1 square miles (8.0 km2), of which 3.1 square miles (8.0 km2) is land and 0.04 square miles (0.10 km2) (0.65%) is water.