Ellijay is a city located in Gilmer County, Georgia. As of the 2000 census, the city had a total population of 1,584. The city is the county seat of Gilmer County.
The city was struck by a flood in September 2004 when Hurricane Ivan dumped enormous amounts of rainfall in the area. A mobile home park was flooded, and one floated down the Cartecay River, smashing into a bridge in town.
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City of EllijayHistory, statistics and contact information provided by Georgia Government.
Ellijay GeorgiaProvides information on local events, attractions, lodging, dining, shopping, and outdoor mountain activities.