Wheeler County

Wheeler County was created from land formerly Montgomery County in 1912. General Joseph Wheeler of the Confederate Cavalry is remembered in its name, while the county seat's name of Alamo commemorates the Battle of the Alamo during the Texas War for Independence.

Contact Information

Address 20 West Forest Avenue, Alamo GA 30411
Telephone 912.568.7135
Fax 912.568.1909
Website http://wheelercounty.georgia.gov

County Data

Snapshot County Snapshot from the GA Dept. of Community Affairs
Census Wheeler 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 6877 (State Rank: 146)
Incorporated Millage Rage 18.156
Unincorporated Millage Rate 16.365
County Bond 0
School Maintenance/Operations 15.5
School Bond 0
Total Incorporated 33.656
Total Unincorporated 31.865


County Officials