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Polk County


Incorporated Date: 

December 20, 1851



Total Area: 

311.2 sq mi
Contact Information
P.O. Box 268
Cedartown, GA 30125

Phone Number: 

(770) 749-2100

Fax Number: 

(770) 748-5520

Polk County, created in 1851 from parts of Paulding and Floyd counties, recognizes President James Polk. Cedartown, the county seat, dates to Indian times when a grove of cedars served as a meeting spot for goods exchanges and festivals.