Lumpkin County Development Authority

Request for Design Services

Request for Design Services

FINAL - #2019-01 Planning Proposal - Development Authority of Lumpkin County Gateway Corridor     DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY OF LUMPKIN COUNTY REQUEST FOR DESIGN SERVICES MAY 6, 2019 I. Background & Intent: The Carl Vinson Institute of Government recently completed a...

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Lumpkin County Development Authority March Meeting Changes

Lumpkin County Development Authority March Meeting Changes

The Development Authority will be combining the March 19th Board Meeting with a retreat.  A brief meeting will be held at 9:00am at Montaluce Winery in the Tuscany Room located at 946 Via Montaluce, Dahlonega, Georgia 30533.  Immediately following the brief meeting,...

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Famous for being the location of the United States’ first major gold rush, Lumpkin County, and its seat, Dahlonega, was established in 1832 in north central Georgia.  Steeped in history, Lumpkin County covers an area of 284 square miles of pristine air, crystal water, and beautiful mountain views – a natural oasis for residents and tourists.


Undergraduates at the University of North Georgia


The South’s 10 Best Small Towns by Southern Living

Top Employers

Talent & Workforce

Targeted Industries

Business Resources


Lumpkin County is located approximately one hour north of Atlanta nestled at the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains and the trailhead of the famous Appalachian Trail. The role of the Lumpkin County Development Authority is to promote and provide for economic development. The mission of the Authority is to enrich local employment, the county tax base and business opportunity while honoring the history, natural beauty and character of Lumpkin County. The Authority serves non-profit and public purposes.



Lumpkin County is full of great locations to start or relocate your business.  Whether you are looking for an existing building or want to build-to-suit, LCDA will work with you to make sure your new premises are perfect. See More


Take a look businesses that LCDA  has assisted to help create the perfect environment for their company.  We are always here to help businesses large and small.   See More


Looking to find out how you go about starting or moving your business to Lumpkin County?  We have a wealth of information at your fingertips.  Click here to find all the information you need.  Read More


We take education very seriously in Lumpkin County.  Whether you are looking for primary education for your children, a top university, or a technical college, you can find them all conveniently located in and around Lumpkin County. Read More


The future for Lumpkin County is golden!  We are growing by leaps and bounds with a rise in workforce, education, and number of companies doing business in our county.  Click here to find all the information you need.


Alongside the Chamber of Commerce and City of Dahlonega, LCDA  offers support to entrepreneurs by fostering innovation and inspiring a sense of the possible. Read More