Douglas County is located in North Central Georgia and is part of the Atlanta metropolitan area. The county seat is Douglasville, and other areas include Lithia Springs, Winston, and parts of Villa Rica.
Douglas County has one public school system, the Douglas County School System,Wellstar Douglas hospital, located in Douglasville, and is a general medical and surgical facility.
Area attractions and landmarks include Sweetwater Creek State Park, Clinton Nature Preserve, Foxhall Resort, the Douglas County Film Trail, and many historic sites.
Area shopping, restaurants, and entertainment can be found in Douglasville, including Arbor Place Mall, Regal Cinemas, Mirror Lake Golf Club, Chapel Hill Golf Club, West Pines Golf Club, and year-round events in Downtown Douglasville.