Elberton is the largest city in Elbert County, Georgia, United States. The population was 4,743 at the 2000 census. The city is the county seat of Elbert County and serves as a hub for industry and small business in Northeast Georgia. Founded in 1803, Elberton is known as the "Granite Capital of the World."
Elberton is located at 34°6′35″N 82°51′56″W / 34.10972°N 82.86556°W / 34.10972; -82.86556 (34.109628, -82.865669).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 4.0 square miles (10.4 km²), of which, 3.96 square miles (10.3 km²) of it is land and 0.04 square miles (0.1 km²) of it (0.50%) is water.