Emanuel County was named after former Governor of Georgia, David Emanuel. The county was officially created by the Georgia General Assembly on December 10, 1812. Emanuel County was created from parts of Bulloch and Montgomery counties. The current population of Emanuel is 22,755, including a veteran population of 1,357. The total area of the county is 690 square miles.
Emanuel County is known for its strong art community. The county is home to many artists and art galleries. The Kalmanson Art Gallery is the most notable in Emanuel County, and features art by many talented artists. The Emanuel Arts Council helps provide the county with art shows and events.
Emanuel County has great schools for those looking to continue their education. East Georgia State College has a campus in Emanuel County. East Georgia offers majors in many different areas and has several sports teams. The Southeastern Technical College is another great school located in Emanuel County.
The county has many places listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The James Coleman House, Twin City Historic District, and John Roundtree Log House are all historic places in Emanuel County worth visiting.
There is a Department of Veterans Service located in Swainsboro, Ga. Disabled veterans may also be eligible for property tax exemption.
The median housing cost in Emanuel County is $69,900, and the median household income is $32,046.
No Down Payments with the VA Loan
Call VA Home Loan Centers at 888-573-4496 to apply for a VA home loan.
Emanuel County Property Search
Search for VA approved properties in the following areas:
Adrian, Dellwood, Garfield, Nunez, Oak Park, Stillmore, Summertown, Swainsboro, Twin City
Contact VA Home Loan Centers for an updated list of properties available in Emanuel County.
VA Approved Condos
There are not currently any approved condos located in Emanuel County. For assistance getting a condo approved, click here.
The closest VFW post is currently located in Kite, Ga.
Post 5745 Lanier-Moore Post
103 Oak Chapel Rd
Kite, GA 310496226
Phone: (478) 455-3264
Meeting Location & Time
689 Kite Rd
Swainsboro, GA 30401
7:00 pm 1st Tuesday of Month
Quartermaster: Raymond Nasworthy
Commander: John Price
Maximum VA Appraisal Fees Allowable in Emanuel 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: https://www.vahomeloancenters.org/va-loan-limit-maximum-va-loan-amount/