Buckhead is a town in Morgan County, Georgia, United States. As of the 2010 census, the town had a total population of 171.
The Georgia General Assembly incorporated Buckhead as a town in 1908. According to tradition, Buckhead was named from a pioneer incident when hunters shot a deer and publicly mounted the buck's head onto a tree.
Buckhead is located at 33°34′5″N 83°21′45″W (33.568012, -83.362443).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 0.8 square miles (2.1 km2), all land.
At the 2000 census there were 205 people, 68 households, and 55 families in the town. The population density was 257.5 people per square mile (98.9/km2). There were 81 housing units at an average density of 101.8/sq mi (39.1/km2). The racial makeup of the town was 65.37% White, 29.27% African American, 5.37% from other races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 2.93%.
Of the 68 households 41.2% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 67.6% were married couples living together, 11.8% had a female householder with no husband present, and 19.1% were non-families. 14.7% of households were one person and 5.9% were one person aged 65 or older.