Photo: William Webb Farm House, ca. 1903, Georgia Highway 3, Sumter County, GA. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1973. Historic American Buildings Survey, Donnie Richardson, Photographer, 2005, [HABS GA-20-A], memory.loc.gov, accessed October, 2015.
Americus City Hall is located at 101 West Lamar Street, Americus, GA 31709.
Americus was incorporated in 1832 and designated as the county seat of Sumter County. The town was named from a lottery drawing in which the town's commissioners submitted names.