Founded in 1803, Milledgeville served as the capital of Georgia during the Civil War. Today this charming southern town boasts a hip college vibe that has an eclectic mix of locally owned shops and dining options. From the busy downtown to the quiet lake and everything in between, Milledgeville has something to offer for everyone! If you are interested in moving to Milledgeville keep reading to see which area of town suits you and your needs best!


Lake Sinclair is about a 20-minute drive from downtown Milledgeville. Once people discover this beautiful, vibrant community, it’s no wonder they become interested in acquiring property here. It is the perfect place for people who love the outdoors and/ or water sports. Endless opportunities to get outside and enjoy nature. You’ll find plenty of shopping opportunities, as well as some outstanding restaurants and a movie theater, all in a small-town atmosphere that you will find welcoming and delightful! This community is away from the hustle and bustle of downtown, making it a relaxing get away while also having a strong community and endless options of things to do!


Home to Georgia State College, downtown Milledgeville is a young and thriving city. Milledgeville’s prettiest time of the year is during the spring with blooming flowers, a vibrant historic district, incredible weather, and more. Whether you are touring Georgia’s Old Governor’s Mansion, strolling through beautiful gardens, or shopping at local boutiques, this charming town is a great place to call home. The neighborhoods surrounding the city are quaint and unique.  This area is very accommodating to families with great walking trails, parks and rivers nearby! If you are someone who likes to be in the middle of all the fun, this is the place for you!


               If cities aren’t your vibe and you aren’t big on lake life either, the middle ground might just be for you! In between the city and lake there are various lush Georgia neighborhoods. The perfect spot for families or people who want to get away from it all when they go home while also only being a short drive away from the attractions Milledgeville offers. Filled with beautiful suburbs, rolling hills and amazing homes, this is the perfect middle ground. You can get the best of both worlds!

All in all, Milledgeville is a great historic town with something to offer for everyone. If you are looking to move here and are still unsure of where would suit you best, give one of our agents a call today and they will point you in the right direction!