Welcome to Lamar County!



Welcome to Lamar County, Georgia, a place of growth and development filled with tradition and small town values. Lamar County, with rolling landscapes and pecan and peach groves, is a fantastic place to raise your family, start your business, or establish an industry.

 Lamar County Notifications

Notice of Property Tax Increase The Lamar County Board of Commissioners has tentatively adopted a millage rate which will require an increase in property taxes by 5.66 percent. All concerned citizens are invited to the public hearing on this tax increase to be held at 326 Thomaston Street, Barnesville, GA on August 14th at 9:00 AM and 6:00 PM. Times and place of additional public hearing on this tax increase are at 326 Thomaston Street, Barnesville, GA on August 21st at 6:00 PM. This tentative increase will result in a millage rate of 12.621 mills, an increase of .793 mills. The proposed tax increase for a home with fair market value of $100,000 is approximately $31.72 and the proposed increase form non-homestead property with fair market value of $300,000 is approximately $95.16.
Name: Barnesville Buggy Days Festival
Date: September 20, 2018September 23, 2018
Event Description:
The 45th Annual Barnesville Buggy Days Festival. An annual tradition that is dedicated to furthering the camaraderie of family, community, and tradition, with the exhibition, sale, and charitable exchange of local, handcrafted, handmade goods from around the Southeast Region of these glorious United States.
Please click on the link for an Important Announcement from the Georgia Department of Public Health Department (DPH) West Nile Virus Precautions 20181
Lamar County Board of Commissioners Workshop Meeting Administration Building 408 Thomaston Street September 17th, 2018 12:00 P.M. 1) Call to Order 2) Regular Meeting Discussion 3) Round Table 4) Executive Session i. Real Estate ii. Litigation iii. Personnel