Fayette County

Fayette County came into being after the Creek Indian cession of land at Indian Springs. Designated in 1821, it and the county seat, Fayetteville, are named for the Marquis de LaFayette who became one of General George Washington's ablest lieutenants in the Revolutionary War.

Contact Information

Address 140 Stonewall Avenue West, Fayetteville GA 30214
Telephone 770.460.5730 5101
Fax 770.719.5501
Website http://www.fayettecountyga.gov

County Data

Snapshot County Snapshot from the GA Dept. of Community Affairs
Census Fayette 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 106465 (State Rank: 21)
Incorporated Millage Rage 25.582
Unincorporated Millage Rate 7.391
County Bond 0
School Maintenance/Operations 20
School Bond 3.42
Total Incorporated 49.002
Total Unincorporated 30.811


County Officials