City of Ellijay – Home

This is Ellijay, where you arrive as a welcomed visitor and quickly become a friend.

The city is the historic county seat of Gilmer County, the Apple Capital of Georgia and an Appalachian Trail Community.
Mountain vistas, cold clear rivers, specialty and antique shops, great restaurants, biking, hiking, and so much more await you.
You're gonna love this place.

New services for our citizens: Follow this link to pay your tax bills and some fees online. To pay your traffic ticket online go to

The City of Ellijay is a registered participant in the federal Work authorization program commonly known as E-Verity, effective 10/21/10 - #366511