Hart County

Hart County is the only one in Georgia named for a woman, Nancy Hart of Revolutionary War fame. She captured a small band of Tories who had been terrorizing her community. Hart dates to 1853 when it was designated from parts of Elbert, Franklin and Madison counties. A point near Hartwell, the county seat, was known as Ahyehli Alohee to the Cherokees, "center of the world."

Contact Information

Address 800 Chandler Street, Hartwell GA 30643
Telephone 706.376.2024
Fax 706.856.5358
Website http://www.hartcountyga.gov

County Data

Snapshot County Snapshot from the GA Dept. of Community Affairs
Census Hart 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 24278 (State Rank: 74)
Incorporated Millage Rage
Unincorporated Millage Rate
County Bond
School Maintenance/Operations
School Bond
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Total Unincorporated


County Officials