Griffin is great and growing! It offers the perfect blend of amenities with hometown values. Built around the community concept, Griffin has advantages of fine neighborhoods, progressive leadership and quality schools, which have created a reputation for welcoming new families and businesses.
LOCATION: Spalding County is situated in a prime Georgia location, with Atlanta 35 miles to the north of Griffin and Macon 55 miles to the southeast. The major arteries of interstates 75, 85 and 285 are easily accessible; Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport is an easy 45 minutes away.
CLIMATE: Average rainfall is 53″ annually; temperature is 62 degrees annual average (winter 45 degrees average, summer 79 degrees average)
POPULATION: City of Griffin=23,887; Spalding County=64,708
GOVERNMENT: City of Griffin, City Manager and Board of Commissioners 770.229.6425, 100 South Hill Street, www.cityofgriffin.com.
Spalding County, County Manager and Board of Commissioners 770.467.4232, 119 East Solomon Street, www.spaldingcounty.com.
REGISTRATIONS: Voter Registration 770.467.4245; Driver’s License, Ga. State Patrol Headquarters 770.229.3415; Automobile Tag: 770.467.4380; School Registration 770.229.3700