Created in 1793, Montgomery County is one of the oldest counties in Georgia. The county was named after Revolutionary War General, Richard Montgomery. Montgomery County is rich in history, and many of its residents are descendants of America’s founders. The county is a popular location for farmers, because of its rich soil and great climate. The county is located near the center of Georgia. The largest crop in Montgomery County is the Vidalia sweet onion. The total population of the county is 8,991, including a veteran population of 562.
Avid history buffs will enjoy the rich history that Montgomery County possesses. The Montgomery County Courthouse was built in 1907 and is one of the only courthouses still in existence that still has all of its historical features. The courthouse has recently been restored and is in pristine condition. The Montgomery County Courthouse is on the National Register of Historic Places.
The Clock Bell is another historical site in Montgomery County. The Clock Bell was made in 1907 and was chimed each hour. The Buckeye Bell Foundry created the Bell. The bell weighs over 500 pounds!
Education is very important to Montgomery County. There is an adult Literary Center located in the county. The Literary Center offers free GED classes and offers you the opportunity for a $500 Hope Scholarship after you pass. The scholarship can be used to attend nearby Southeastern Technical College. The school system of Montgomery County is thriving. Montgomery County High School hosts many events, including local sports games.
Montgomery County offers its veterans healthcare, education, and many other benefits. Disabled veterans may also be able for property tax exemption. The median housing cost is $74,300, and the median household income is $32,702.
You Can Use the VA Home Loan on Homes, Condos, and Farmland
The VA home loan offers the lowest interest rates, lowest monthly payments, and $0 downpayments. Apply for a VA home loan with VA Home Loan Centers today!
Montgomery County Property Search
VA-approved properties for Montgomery County can be searched for in the following areas:
Ailey, Alston, Higgston, Mount Vernon, Tarrytown, Uvalda
For help finding a property in Montgomery County, call VA Home Loan Centers at 888-573-4496.
Montgomery County Condo Search
There do not appear to be any VA-approved condos located in Montgomery County. Getting VA-condo approval is easy. Find out how by clicking here.
Post 10229 Montgomery County Post
2897 Deerwood Rd
Soperton, GA 30457-6841
Phone: (912) 585-8943
Meeting Location & Time
391 W Morrison St
Mount Vernon, GA 30445-2656
1800 2nd Tuesday
Quartermaster: Russia Little
Commander: George King
Maximum VA Appraisal Fees Allowable in Montgomery 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/