Baxley is a city in Appling County, Georgia, United States. The population was 4,150 at the 2000 census. The city is the county seat of Appling County.
Baxley is located at 31°46′31″N 82°20′51″W / 31.77528°N 82.3475°W / 31.77528; -82.3475 (31.775152, -82.347520). Baxley is approximately 42 miles (67 km) E of Douglas, Georgia and 47 miles (75 km) N of Waycross, Georgia.
According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 7.2 square miles (18.5 km²), all of it land.