Bartow County, Georgia

Bartow

Bartow County features the best parts of big city life and small-town living with Civil War and Native American sites, excellent dining experiences, a business-friendly economy, unmatched arts, shopping and excellent educational opportunities.
Major Employers:

  • Shaw Industries Group, Inc.
  • Voestalpine Automotive Components
  • Toyo Tires
  • Cartersville Medical Center
  • Anheuser-Busch
  • Trinity Rail

Bartow County Main Attractions

  • 1. Red Top Mountain State Park

  • 2. Tellus Science Museum

  • 3. Booth Western Art Museum

  • 4. LakePoint Sports Complex

  • 5. Barnsley Resort

Bartow County, Georgia Demographics

Familes & Kids

Families 76%
With Kids 33%

Median Age

38

Total Population

106,408

Male 52,149
Female 54,259

Travel to Work

Drive Alone
83%
Carpool
8%
Public Transit
0%
Walk
2%
Other
1%
Work at Home
6%

Big Bartow County Employers

Bartow County Area Cities

Adairsville

Recognized as one of the safest cities in Georgia, Adairsville was the first town in Georgia to be placed on the National Register of Historic Places in its entirety.

Cartersville

Offering access to an array of North Georgia’s natural wonders and a beautiful historic downtown, Cartersville blends the best of yesterday and today.

Emerson

This growing city is quickly becoming one of the nation’s hot spots for youth travel sports thanks to the LakePoint Sports Complex, which spans 1,300 acres.

Euharlee

Euharlee is a small town located just west of Cartersville and home to the Euharlee Covered Bridge, the oldest covered bridge in Georgia.

Kingston

Kingston is a city steeped in Antebellum history and keeps it alive through a variety of artifacts and photographs in two museums.

Taylorsville

Taylorsville is home to Plant Bowen, a coal-fired power station that has the second largest generating capacity of any coal-fired power plant in North America.

White

A bedroom community of neighboring Cartersville, White covers one square mile of land—referred to as “The Friendliest Mile in Georgia.”

Bartow County Services & Contact

More info also available on Bartow county official website.
  • ELECTRICITY Georgia Power georgiapower.com
    Cartersville Electric System cityofcartersville.org
    Cobb EMC cobbemc.com
    Greystone Power Corporation greystonepower.com

  • WATER
    City of Cartersville cityofcartersville.org
    Bartow County bartowga.org

  • PHONE/CABLE/INTERNET Xfinity/Comcast
    AT&T att.com

  • PARKS Bartow County Parks & Rec bartowcountyparksandrec.org

  • LIBRARIES Bartow County Public Library bartowlibraryonline.org

  • GARBAGE Bartow County Department of Solid Waste bartowga.org

  • TAG OFFICE 135 W. Cherokee Ave., Suite 251 Cartersville, GA bartowga.org

  • DRIVER'S LICENSE 1304 Joe Frank Harris Parkway Cartersville, GA

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