official site for the city of cordele, ga

You can now make online payments for Utility Bills and Traffic Citations.

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Information about Community Events, Holiday Office Closings and much more.

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From the City Manager...

Crisp County is Georgia's #1 watermelon-growing county and the fourth largest watermelon-growing county in the US. The most prominently grown melon in Crisp County are the red seedless....

Watermelon Capital of the World!

City of Cordele

Greetings! And Welcome to the City of Cordele!  


I hope that your visit to our community will be a great one…whether it is on this website or in person! Cordele has a lot to offer and is a diverse community that boasts it’s designation as the “Gateway to South Georgia”.

Primarily an agricultural community of South Central Georgia, Cordele is known as the “Watermelon Capital of the World” and if you ever taste our home-grown melons, you’ll understand why!  Other major crops grown in the area are cotton, peanuts and pecans.  We have a State Farmer’s Market that caters to our local farming vendors and has some of the best-tasting fruits and vegetables ...more

City of Cordele in Cordele

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