Griffin

Griffin, city (1990 pop. 21,347), seat of Spalding co., W central Ga., in a farm and cotton area increasingly integrated into metropolitan Atlanta's economy inc. 1843. The city's textile and clothing industries are in decline other manufactures include leather, plastics, and transportation equipment. Nearby is a state agricultural station.

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