Encompassing a large portion of Greene County, Georgia is beautiful Lake Oconee. With a winding shoreline beneath the Georgia pines, and golf courses and residential dwellings overlooking its natural beauty, Lake Oconee welcomes individuals from all over the state, and even country! Greene County is also a popular place to reside due to its excellent location between Atlanta and Augusta, and close proximity to Macon and Athens.
Lake Oconee, along with its convenient location within the state, make Greene County a place of growth and positive change. Sam Young, Economic Development Director for Greene County, GA put together the newsletter below. As you will see, residential growth is the foundation of the Greene County tax base. Also, unemployment rates for the county are the lowest they’ve been since 2007. View the newsletter below for more details regarding the real estate, business, and economic growth for Greene County, GA.