- July 4, 2009
Pickens County was formed in 1853. It was created by merging parts of Gilmer and Cherokee counties. The marble quarries in Pickens county are historical and they have produced more than 50 percent of the monuments in Washington D.C. The county includes the cities of Jasper, Nelson, and Talking Rock GA.
Pickens County covers more than 230 square miles. Population is over 23,000.
County Commssioner’s meeting is every 4th Thursday at 4:00 pm.
1266 E. Church Street
Jasper, Georgia 30143
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