About Us

Welcome to the official website for the Government of Oconee County, Georgia, where you can find up-to-date news and information, learn more about specific departments and the services they offer, and discover what makes Oconee County a wonderful place to live, work, and play.

Since its formation in 1875, Oconee County has been fueled by a strong community, rich agricultural lands, and an educated approach to economic development. These attributes have helped make Oconee an outstanding place to call home!

Oconee County's educational system is surpassed by none. Highlighted by the State of Georgia for programs that foster student achievement, Oconee County encourages and supports the ongoing success of our students and teachers. The Oconee County Board of Education continually strives to create challenging and rewarding programs that develop our future global leaders.

Oconee County is home to many exciting attractions for people of all ages. From the arts to history to agritourism,  Oconee County has something for everyone.