Physical map of Georgia
Information about the geography of GeorgiaGeorgia is found in the southeastern region of the United States, on the coast of the Atlantic Ocean. Georgia borders the other US states of Alabama on the west, South Carolina on the east, Tennessee and North Carolina on the north and Florida on the south.
Major rivers in Georgia are the Savannah near the eastern border, the Altamaha bisecting the state in the center and the Chattahoochee forming partly the western border to Alabama.
The state is generally flat, except for the northern part which is dominated by the Blue Ridge of the Appalachian Mountain chain. The highest point is Brasstown Bald reaching 1458 meters above sea level.
Atlanta is the capital, other cities in Georgia are Gainesville, Athens, Augusta, Macon, Columbus, Albany and Savannah.