Calhoun County

Calhoun County is made up of land once part of Baker and Early counties. It was designated in 1854 and is named for Senator John C. Calhoun of South Carolina. He had resigned as vice president of the United States to return to the Senate and debate Daniel Webster on states' rights. Morgan, the county seat, is named for Revolutionary War hero General Daniel Morgan.

Contact Information

Address P.O. Box 226, Morgan GA 39866
Telephone 229.849.4835
Fax 229.849.2100

County Data

Snapshot County Snapshot from the GA Dept. of Community Affairs
Census Calhoun 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 6271 (State Rank: 148)
Incorporated Millage Rage 13.01
Unincorporated Millage Rate 12.15
County Bond 0
School Maintenance/Operations 15.436
School Bond 0
Total Incorporated 28.446
Total Unincorporated 27.586


County Officials