Cobb County Government

Advantages of Cobb County

  • County offers one-stop permitting and was voted best government in metro area by business leaders.
  • Three 4-year colleges and two technical schools provide an educated work force.
  • Low insurance rating (3).
  • Award winning school system rated in top 10% by national standardized test scores.
  • Suburban transit system provides inter and intra county movement.
  • Multi-million dollar bond referendum met with voter approval for parks and recreation program.
  • Two Community Improvement Districts have been established in the Cumberland-Galleria and Town Center areas to address transportation issues.
  • Over $800 Million in SPLOST funded transportation improvement projects.*
  • Lowest property tax rate in Metro Atlanta.
  • Lowest sales tax rate in Metro Atlanta.

* SPLOST – Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax