Butts County is the center of population for Georgia. This county really is the “Heart of Georgia.” Butts County was formed on Dec. 24, 1825 from parts of Henry County and Monroe County. The county was named in honor of Samuel Butts, an officer in the Creek War of 1814. The county has become a popular tourist destination thanks to the many historical sites, shops, and restaurant options.
The Indian Springs Hotel is a historical hotel and museum located in Butts County. The hotel is on the National Register of Historic Places. The Treaty of 1825 was signed at the Indian Springs Hotel. It is also where Sherman’s Troops camped during the Civil War. Other historical sites to see in Butts County include the Fresh Air Barbeque and the Butts County Courthouse.
Jackson Lake is a popular hangout spot for Butts County locals. Jackson Lake is a large reservoir perfect for a variety of activities, including swimming, boating, water skiing, camping, and much more. Jackson Lake was even featured in the movie, Endless Love.
The Indian Springs State Park is a great place to spend the day outdoors. It offers several hiking trails and many areas for camping. The park is located in a vista that provides excellent nature sights.
Butts County is great for those looking to live in a warm community with thriving towns and cities. The food, shopping, and community events in Butts County are unbeatable. The current population in Butts County is 23,368 residents with a veteran population of 1,534.
The median household income in Butts County is $49,754, and the median housing cost is $125,400.
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Butts County Property Search
Call VA Home Loan Centers at 888-573-4496 for a current list of approved properties in Flovilla, Jackson, Jenkinsburg.
VA Approved Condos
Butts County does not currently have any VA approved condos available. VA Home Loan Centers can help you get approval on almost any condo. Find out how by clicking here.
The closest VFW post to Butts County is currently located in Griffin, Ga.
Post 8480 Vaughn-Blake Post
PO Box 2199
Griffin, GA 30224
Phone: (770) 227-1545
Meeting Location & Time
610 N 3rd St
Griffin, GA 30223-3562
7:00 PM 4th Sunday
Quartermaster: Robert Bogan
Commander: Harry Ray
Maximum VA Appraisal Fees Allowable in Butts 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/
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