April 28, 2020

Mitchell County has received approval from the Georgia Environmental Protection Division to collect vegetative storm debris from the unincorporated area directly impacted by the recent tornado. Vegetative storm debris includes only limbs, stumps, branches, yard waste and trees and must be placed near the road but should not be placed in the ditches. Mitchell County will not be responsible for removing debris that contains any materials other than those defined as vegetative storm debris or debris that has been placed by a contractor. Contractors may contact Mitchell County at 229-336-6200.

This service will be made available through May 29, 2020.

Welcome to Mitchell County Georgia Where Agriculture Meets Industry. Mitchell County, located in Southwest Georgia, is a
thriving community where the land is abundant, business atmosphere is booming, and the labor force is top-line.

Mitchell County has a lot to offer you, whether you are looking to move, located a business, or if you are visiting we are the ideal place for you.


We believe a strong “quality of life” is key to a community’s success. We take pride in our education, health care and way of life.


Economic Development is another important aspect to an effective community, and the Mitchell County Development Authority is committed to making it successful. Mitchell County is strategically located with excellent transportation options and offers a skilled workforce. We also have the infrastructure in place to accommodate our existing industries as well as new industries. Contact Paige Gilchrist for any assistance with economic development and be sure to check out our available buildings and properties.


Our community is known for it's old Southern Charm, but we invite you to discover the New Southern Vision Mitchell County has for YOU!