is a city in and the county seat of Baldwin County in
the U.S. state of Georgia. It is northeast of Macon along U.S. Highway 441 and
is bordered on the east by the Oconee River. The rapid current of the river
here made this an attractive location to build a city. It was the capital of
Georgia from 1804 to 1868, notably during the American Civil War. Milledgeville
was preceded as the capital city by Louisville and was succeeded by Atlanta,
the current capital.
The population of the town of Milledgeville was 18,382 at the 2010 census.
Milledgeville is along the route of the