Crisp County

Crisp County was designated in 1905 from territory formerly part of Dooly County. It is named for Charles Frederick Crisp, a jurist and speaker of the U. S. House of Representatives from 1891 until 1893. Cordele, the county seat, is another "child of the railroad" that grew with the economy at a rail junction. It is named for the daughter of the railroad's president.

Contact Information

Address 210 South 7th Street, Cordele GA 31015
Telephone 229.276.2672
Fax 229.276.2675

County Data

Snapshot County Snapshot from the GA Dept. of Community Affairs
Census Crisp County Census Data from U.S. Census
Other Data Sets County QuickFacts from the U.S. Census Bureau
Georgia Encyclopedia County Page from The New Georgia Encyclopedia
Wages & Salaries Local Government Wage and Salary Survey from DCA
Labor Market Georgia Labor Market Explorer & Analysis
Sales Tax Sales and Property Tax Rates from DOR
Hotel/Motel Tax Hotel/Motel Tax Report from DCA

Statistics and Rates

2008 Population 22162 (State Rank: 81)
Incorporated Millage Rage 10.749
Unincorporated Millage Rate 10.749
County Bond 0
School Maintenance/Operations 16.45
School Bond 0
Total Incorporated 27.199
Total Unincorporated 27.199


County Officials