Welcome to Screven County, a historic city with a revered past, a vibrant present and an exciting future. Sylvania, Est. 1793 as the fourteenth county in the state, Screven County is located in East Central Georgia on a ridge between the Ogeechee River and the Savannah River. It is 58 miles northwest of Savannah, 58 miles southeast of Augusta and 197 miles from Atlanta.
Screven County's land area exceeds 650 square miles. The County's school system includes three centrally located schools, all built or renovated within the last ten years. Its local hospital offers full health services to residents. The community boasts a state-of-the-art recreation complex, newly revitalized downtown, regional library, diverse businesses, and historically beautiful homes.
Screven County is located in a prime position with its proximity to the Port of Savannah and located along the Savannah River Parkway, a four lane highway between Savannah, Georgia and Augusta, Georgia. Screven County is just minutes from Interstate 95 and Interstate 16.
Screven County! A nice place to visit, a better place to live.