Hinesville is a city in Liberty County, Georgia, United States. The population was 33,437 at the 2010 census. Hinesville is also known to have been the home of three signatories of the Declaration of Independence: Lyman Hall,George Walton and Button Gwinnett. The city is the county seat of Liberty County. Nearby Fort Stewart and the principal city of Hinesville are part of the Hinesville-Fort Stewart metropolitan statistical area, which comprises all of Liberty County and neighboring Long County.
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Location in Liberty County and the state of Georgia
Hinesville was founded in 1837. That same year, the seat of Liberty County was transferred to Hinesville fromRiceboro. It was incorporated as a city in 1916. The city is named for Charleton Hines, a state senator
The Liberty County School District holds grades pre-school to grade twelve, that consists of seven elementary schools, three middle schools, and two high schools. The district has 674 full-time teachers and over 11,274 students. The current superintendent is Dr. Valya S. Lee.