Golden Isles Community Day at Georgia Resource Center in AtlantaBusiness Climate in Brunswick and Glynn County Georgia

The Brunswick and Glynn County area, also known as the Golden Isles, has everything new and expanding businesses needs to ensure long term success. Glynn County has a deep water port, I 95 access, commercial air service with a 37 min flight to Atlanta, workforce development infrastructure, two Class I rail providers, and a competitive business climate.  All in addition to the coastal lifestyle.

Sales tax in Glynn County is 6% and the millage rates (property taxes) are among the lowest in Georgia.

Millage Rates
Glynn County 22.4
City of Brunswick 35.6

 

City of Brunswick Government, Glynn County Commission, and Jekyll Island Authority

Glynn County is governed by seven elected commissioners who then employ a county administrator.

The City of Brunswick, the county’s only incorporated area, is managed by an elected mayor and four commissioners, who appoint a city manager.

The communities of St. Simons Island, Sea Island and Little St. Simons Island (a private resort) are under the jurisdiction of the county.

Jekyll Island is a state park and operates under the administration of the Jekyll Island Authority, a state-appointed board.