Young Harris is a city located in the U.S. state of Georgia. It is within Towns County which formerly named "McTyeire", after Bishop Holland McTyeire. It was later renamed to pay tribute to Judge Young Harris. It has a total area of 1 square mile at 34°56′3″N 83°50′52″W. The elevation is 1,923 feet above sea level. As of the 2010 census data, it had a total population of 899. The population density was 602/sq mi. Estimated per capita income in 2016 was $8,186. Recent job growth is negatively decreased by 4.34 percent. The average travel time is 10 minutes. It has Zip code 30582.