City of Toccoa

Toccoa is the county seat of Stephens County, Georgia, and is considered the "Heart of Northeast Georgia." The city is progressive, friendly and welcoming.

Founded in 1873, Toccoa is about 90 miles northeast of Atlanta and about 50 miles from Athens. According to Census 2010 figures, Toccoa has 8,491 residents. The total population of Stephens County in 2010 was 26,175.

Toccoa has earned numerous awards, including:

  • An All-American City by National Municipal League
  • Governor’s All-Georgia Community by the Georgia Department of Community Affairs
  •  Toccoa Stephens 2000-International City Management Association Award for Excellence in Citizen Participation
  • Georgia Certified City by Georgia Department of Community Affairs
  • Georgia Chamber of Commerce "Stay and See Georgia" Award
  • Affiliate of Keep America Beautiful
  • Georgia Municipal Association City Innovations Achievement Awards
  • American Public Gas Association Marketing Award winner
  • Georgia Water and Pollution Control Association Public Education Award winner

Contact Information
City of Toccoa City Hall
92 North Alexander Street
Toccoa, GA 30577