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City of Dahlonega - City Hall
465 Riley Road
Dahlonega, GA 30533
"Dahlonega will be a community of choice by partnering with public
and private entities to provide a safe, diverse, and economically sound environment. We will promote planned growth while maintaining our unique and warm sense of community."
"To be an open, honest, and responsive government that delivers quality services in a fair and equitable manner while optimizing available resources."
Dahlonega was incorporated on December 21, 1833. Dahlonega took its name from the white settlers interpretation of the Cherokee name "Talonige" or "Dalonige", meaning "yellow money" or "gold."
The City of Dahlonega, the county seat of Lumpkin county, is located in the foothills of the Northeast Georgia mountains, approximately 70 miles north east of Atlanta. The population of Dahlonega is estimated to be 3700.