Preston is an unincorporated community in Webster County, Georgia, United States. The population was 453 at the 2000 census. From 1857 to 2009, Preston was an incorporated municipality. The community is the county seat of Webster County
Preston City Hall
Location in Webster County and the state of Georgia
Preston was founded in 1856 as the seat of Webster County. It was incorporated as a town in 1857 and as a city in 1977. In 2009, the city was disincorporated and consolidated with the Unified Government of Webster County.
Preston is located at (32.060789, -84.538287).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 4.5 square miles (12 km2), all of it land.
The Webster County School District holds grades pre-school to grade twelve, that consists of one elementary-middle school and a high school. The district has 23 full-time teachers and over 405 students.