Burke County was one of the original counties created in Georgia on Feb. 5, 1777. The surface area of Burke County is 827 square miles. Burke is the second-largest county in Georgia. The communities of Burke County offer several great options for shopping and dining.
The county is famous for its dining, more specifically Southern dining. Fried chicken, barbecued ribs, and pulled pork are all staple items of Burke County and the South as a whole. Burke County offers many great restaurants that specialize in Southern food. There are also several bakeries that can satisfy any sweet tooth.
The Burke County Museum is a great spot for people who love learning about history. This museum showcases artifacts and exhibits about the local history of the county. Other great spots to check out include the Burke County Courthouse, the Waynesboro Historic District, and the Sapp Plantation.
Burke County has several thriving school districts, a great healthcare system, and many facilities that provide services for senior citizens and veterans. The total population of Burke County is 22,709 with a veteran population of 1,490.
The median household income in Burke County is $31,494, and the median housing cost is $80,000.
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The closest VFW post is located in Augusta, Ga.
Post 649 Alonzo Owens Post
2430 Windsor Spring Rd
Augusta, GA 309064669
Phone: (706) 790-4282
Meeting Location & Time
2430 Windsor Spring Rd
Augusta, GA 30906-4669
12:00 PM 2nd Saturday
Quartermaster: Ronald Ness
Commander: Gerald Hicks
Maximum VA Appraisal Fees Allowable in Burke County
- Single Family: $400
- Condominium: $450
- 2-4 Units: $550
- Partial Releases: $450
- Repair Certification: $100
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