55 Nancy Drive
Watkinsville, Ga 30677
Hours of OperationMon-Thurs: 9 AM - 5 PM
Fri: 9 AM - 2 PM (EST)
Closed Sat and Sun
Formed in 1875 from a section of Clarke County, Oconee County was named for the river flowing along part of its eastern border. Comprised of 186 square miles, Oconee County includes the incorporated towns of Watkinsville (the county seat), as well as Bishop (est. 1890), Bogart (est. 1869), and North High Shoals (est. 1933).
What you will find in Oconee County is inviting business and family-friendly environment. Businesses of all sizes call Oconee County home whether they are large manufacturing facilities such as Caterpillar with over 1,500 employees, or small home-based businesses with just 1 employee.
In 2019, countyhealth rankings.org ranked Oconee County as the #1 county in Georgia based on health factors.
Oconee County also boasts one of the top educational systems in the state of Georgia.