In compliance with Georgia law, the Glascock County Board of Assessors must notify property owners prior to making
a site visit. Notice is hereby given that the Appraisal staff will review and inspect properties for the current digest year. Appraisal
reviews may include measuring and photographing structures.
IMPORTANT NOTICE TO TAXPAYERS
It has been several years since Glascock County last conducted a comprehensive review of all the properties. (residential properties, commercial properties,
industrial properties, and agriculture properties.) GMASS has been hired to assist the staff with the property reappraisals.
Property owners may notice a contractor or a member of the Glascock County Tax Assessors Office inspecting their property, starting
January 2020 and concluding in the year 2022, as a part of a comprehensive review of all of the county's properties. This revaluation
of properties is to ensure that all properties in Glascock County are assessed at fair market value. This is to include grading, measuring
and photographing structures. The inspections will not take place inside homes and the appraisers' cars will be clearly marked. In addition,
if a resident is not home at the time of the inspection, a door hanger will be left on the front or back door of the home to inform the resident
that an appraiser has visited the property to verify and/or update Glascock County's Tax Appraisal Records. If there are any questions or concerns,
please feel free to contact the Assessors office at 706-598-2863 to speak with a Board Member. (Don Hilson, Billy Wasden, or Barbara Swint).
Our office is open to the public from 8:00 AM until 5:00 PM, Monday through Friday, except 8:00 AM until Noon on Wednesdays.
The goal of the Glascock County Assessors Office is to provide the people of Glascock County with a web site that is easy to use. You
can search our site for a wealth of information on any property in Glascock 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 Glascock County Tax Commissioner should be contacted with tax bill related questions.
Did you know?
Gibson was named for Judge William Gibson, a former Colonel in the Confederate Army, who donated $500 for the first public building
(the courthouse) in Glascock County.
The Ogeechee River, which forms a portion of the western boundary of the county, provides a wide variety of recreational activities.
Rocky Comfort Creek also provides fishing and camping.
The county has one kaolin mining and processing plant. Farming and forestry are the dominant sectors of the economy.
The Glascock County courthouse in Gibson was constructed in 1919 and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Other interesting
historic sites include the Kelley House (1880), the Victorian Peebles Home (1890), and the James Kelley/Sherman Harris place (1828).
Gibson, the county seat of Glascock County, was incorporated August 20, 1913. The city was named in honor of Judge William Gibson, who donated
$500 for Glascock County's first public building (the courthouse).
Gibson is located at the intersection of Ga. highways 171
and 102, in what is considered East Central Georgia. Neighboring cities include Edge Hill and Mitchell.
According to 2000 Census, the City of Gibson had a population of 694 persons. Between 1990 and 2000, the city experienced a population increase
of 2.2%, compared to the state growth during this period of 26.4%.