Bainbridge is a city in Decatur County, Georgia, United States. The city is the county seat of Decatur County.
As of the 2010 census, the city had a population of 12,697
|City of Bainbridge|
Bainbridge City Hall
|Motto: "Georgia's First Inland Port"|
Location in Decatur County and the state of Georgia
The town was named after U.S. Navy Commodore William Bainbridge, and was incorporated on December 22, 1829.
In 1824, Bainbridge was designated seat of the newly formed Decatur County.
Bainbridge is located at (30.904846, -84.571013).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 18.9 square miles (49.0 km2), of which 17.7 square miles (45.8 km2) is land and 1.2 square miles (3.1 km2) (6.15%) is water.
The River Town Days is held each year the second weekend of March.
The Swine Time Festival and Decatur County Fall Festival and Fair are annual events