Metter is a city in Candler County, Georgia, United States. The population was 4,130 at the 2010 census. The city is the county seat of Candler County
Location in Candler County and the state of Georgia
Metter was founded in 1889. In 1914, Metter was designated seat of the newly formed Candler County. Metter was incorporated as a town in 1903 and as a city in 1920
The Candler County School District holds grades pre-kindergarten to grade twelve, that consists of two elementary schools, a middle school and a high school. The district has 117 full-time teachers and over 1,930 students.