Welcome to the Jones County Assessors Office Web Site!
Jones County Tax Assessors Office
Our office is open to the public from 8:00 AM until 5:00 PM, Monday through Friday.
The goal of the Jones County Assessors Office is to provide the people of Jones County with a web site that is easy to use. You can search our site for a wealth of information on any property in Jones County.
The information contained herein reflects the values established in the "most current published" tax digest. *Please note that the Assessors Office establishes values only. The Jones County Tax Commissioner should be contacted with tax bill related questions.
Notice to Property Owners and Occupants
In accordance with O.C.G.A. § 48-5-264-1 please be advised that the Jones County appraisal staff may be visiting your property.
The purpose of these visits may be in response to a taxpayer's return, appeal, building permit, homestead exemption application, conservation use application or a routine review of your property. The appraisal staff will only gather necessary property information and take photographs as needed. If the owner/occupant is not home at the time of a visit a door hanger will be left indicating the visit.
The appraisal staff will have photo identification and will be driving appropriately marked county vehicles. If there are any questions regarding this visit, please contact the Jones County Assessors Office at 478-986-6300
Did you know?
Jones County, the 30th county formed in Georgia, was created in 1807. Originally part of Baldwin County, it was named for James Jones, an early Georgia Congressman and a member of the State Constitutional Convention of 1798.
Clinton, established in 1809, was a center for New England settlers whose influence is reflected in the architecture of the town. The houses stand close to the streets which fan out from a central square. At one time, this was the fourth largest city in the state. Clinton was one of 187 inactive municipalities to lose its charter in 1995, as a result of a 1993 Act of the General Assembly.
The town of Gray was originally known as James in honor of the man whose land it was on, James H. Blount. It was changed to Gray to honor James Madison Gray, a major financier of the Confederacy.
The Ocmulgee River, the restored Jarrell Plantation, and the Piedmont National Wildlife Refuge are located in the county. Jarrell Plantation is a State Historic Site within the Piedmont National Wildlife Refuge.
There are several festivals in Jones County including Old Clinton War Days, Sheep to Shawl Day, and Family Farm Day.