DOING BUSINESS IN LUMPKIN COUNTY

Lumpkin County…where business is Golden.

Dedicated to preserving our spectacular natural resources and serene lifestyle, Lumpkin County Development Authority works to ensure responsible and sustainable growth. The  Authority is committed to giving businesses and entrepreneurs the support they need to succeed in Lumpkin County. 

Download the City of Dahlonega & Lumpkin County Economic Development Vision & Implementation Plan

Demographics

Lumpkin County is the 55th most populated out of 159 counties in the state of Georgia.  The largest racial/ethnic groups are White (91%) followed by Hispanic (4.6%) and Black (1.8%).  The median household income of Lumpkin County residents is $32,972 and the median age of 36.8.  Our workforce is made up of skilled and unskilled workers with a wide range of education levels, allowing businesses to choose from the very best talent in the area.

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POPULATION GROWTH PROJECTIONS THROUGH 2025

* Updated November 2018

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