Tucked into the heart of Georgia, Appling County was established by the Georgia General Assembly on December 15, 1818. Appling was the 42nd county to be created in Georgia. The county was named for Lieutenant Colonel Daniel Appling, a major player in the War of 1812. The county was founded as a great place for farming and raising livestock.
Caroline Miller, a Pulitzer Prize-winning author, lived in Appling County. In fact, she wrote her award-winning novel, Lamb in His Bosom, in Appling. She was the first author in Georgia to receive a Pulitzer Prize.
There are a number of properties that are on the National Register of Historic Places in Appling County. The Appling County Courthouse, the Bank of Surrency, and the C.W. Deen House are just a few of the historical places that are located in Appling County.
Georgia is known for its excellent food that it has to offer. There are a number of diverse restaurants located in Appling County. Appling also has great plant and flower shops with many beautiful flowers perfect for home and yard decoration.
Appling County has a population of 18,540 residents with 1,009 veterans. The median household income is $36,786, and median housing cost is $75,600. Disabled veterans in Appling County may be entitled to property tax exemptions if they qualify.
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Appling County Property Search
VA approved properties for Appling County can be found in the following areas:
Baxley, Graham, Surrency
If you would like an updated list of properties for sale, then call VA Home Loan Centers at 888-573-4496.
VA Approved Condos in Appling County
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The closest VFW post is located in Alma, Ga.
Post 4625 Mason M. Johnston Post
1406 Pine Level Church Rd
Alma, Ga 315105619
Phone: (912) 337-3435
Meeting Location & Time
601 S Dixon Street
Alma, Ga. 31510
7 pm 2nd Tuesday
Quartermaster: Wayne Hall
Commander: James Holton
Maximum VA Appraisal Fees Allowable in Appling County
- Single Family: $400
- Condominium: $450
- 2-4 Units: $550
- Partial Releases: $450
- Repair Certification: $100
- Georgia VA Loan Information: https://www.vahomeloancenters.org/georgia-va-home-loan-limit/
- VA Loan Information by State: https://www.vahomeloancenters.org/va-loan-limit-maximum-va-loan-amount/