There are 4 US Post Offices in Early County serving a total of 10,431 residents equating to 2,608 residents per post office. It's estimated that approximately 16,649 packages are handled across the 4 county post offices annually. Early County is a county located in the southwest of the U.S. state of Georgia. As of the 2010 census, the population was 11,008. The county seat is Blakely, home of the Early County Courthouse. Created by European Americans on December 15, 1818, it was named for Peter Early. The county is bordered on the west by the Chattahoochee River."