Paulding County, Georgia


Paulding County’s location provides the perfect balance of business and recreation opportunity. Located on the western edge of metro Atlanta provides easy access to airports, railways, and interstate highways, which are great for businesses; however, Paulding still possesses a relaxed, hometown feel.
The cities in Paulding County, Dallas and Hiram, take you back to a simpler time. The downtown areas provide small business opportunities and unique shopping experiences for visitors.
Our recreation opportunities are numerous with parks and ballfields throughout the county as well as vast areas of forests. One of our greatest recreational treasures is the Silver Comet Trail.
Major Employers:

  • WellStar Paulding Hospital
  • Publix Super Markets
  • The Kroger Company
  • Interroll MDR Conveyers
  • Walmart

Paulding County Main Attractions

  • 1. Silver Comet Trail

  • 2. Pickett’s Mill Battlefield State Historic Site

  • 3. High Shoals Falls

  • 4. Moonlight Stables Equestrian Center

Paulding County, Georgia Demographics

Familes & Kids

Families 77%
With Kids 37%

Median Age


Total Population


Male 79,993
Female 84,051

Travel to Work

Drive Alone
Public Transit
Work at Home

Trendy / Hipster Factor

The Paulding County section of the Silver Comet travels through Hiram, behind the Paulding Chamber of Commerce in Dallas, through remote areas of the Paulding Wildlife Management Area, and heads west near Braswell to the Polk County line. This quiet, non-motorized, paved trail is for walkers, hikers, bicyclists, rollerbladers, horses, dog walkers, and is wheelchair accessible.

Paulding County Area Cities


With city limits in both Polk and Paulding counties, Braswell is a rural community of less than 500 residents that welcomes bicyclists, joggers and walkers along the Silver Comet Trail.


Paulding’s county seat, Dallas is known for its quaint and friendly historic downtown community, as well as its reputation for being a great place to raise a family and start a business.


Hiram was established in 1891 as a rural railroad town but has progressed into a commercial corridor for Paulding County with a downtown business district that offers dining, shopping and entertainment.

Paulding County Services & Contact

More info also available on Paulding county official website.
    Georgia Power Company
    Cobb EMC
    GreyStone Power Corp.
    Oglethorpe Power Corp.

  • GAS SCANA Energy
    Approved Natural Gas Marketers, click “Natural Gas”


  • WATER Paulding County Water
    City of Dallas Water Department

  • DRIVER'S LICENSE Contact the Georgia Department of Driver Services to find the closest location.

  • PARKS Paulding County Parks & Recreation Department

  • GARBAGE Paulding County Solid Waste Division

  • LIBRARIES West Georgia Regional Library


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