Talbot County

Talbot County was created in 1827 from some of Muscogeee County's territory. The county and its county seat, Talbotton, are named for Governor Matthew Talbot, a member of the convention that framed the Constitution of Georgia. The first meeting of the Georgia Supreme Court was called to order in the Clairborne Hotel in Talbotton, January 26, 1846.

Contact Information

Address P.O. Box 155, Talbotton GA 31827
Telephone 706.665.3220
Fax 706.665.8199
Website http://talbotcountyga.org

County Data

Snapshot County Snapshot from the GA Dept. of Community Affairs
Census Talbot 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 6414 (State Rank: 147)
Incorporated Millage Rage 16.05
Unincorporated Millage Rate 16.05
County Bond 0
School Maintenance/Operations 13.08
School Bond 0.599
Total Incorporated 29.729
Total Unincorporated 29.729


County Officials