Cedartown Unemployment Office

Find Cedartown Georgia unemployment offices, including state, federal, and department of labor offices. Unemployment offices provide information on unemployment eligibility and status, compensation, and filing weekly unemployment claims or benefits.


Anniston Career Center 1731 Coleman Road Anniston AL 36207 42.2 miles from Cedartown 256-832-0147


Gadsden Career Center 216 North 5th Street Gadsden AL 35901 43.3 miles from Cedartown 256-546-4667

Rainsville Career Center 138 Highway 35 Rainsville AL 35986 47.4 miles from Cedartown 256-638-2239

About Cedartown Unemployment Offices

Cedartown Unemployment Offices are branch locations of the Georgia State agency responsible for administering the state's unemployment insurance and unemployment compensation programs in Cedartown, GA. Cedartown unemployment benefits are temporary monetary payments made to individuals who have lost their jobs, usually due to layoffs.

You may contact the Unemployment Office for questions about:
  • Applying/Filing for Cedartown unemployment benefits
  • Making an unemployment insurance claim
  • Collecting and receiving benefits
  • Georgia unemployment eligibility
  • Amount and duration for claiming benefits
Cedartown Unemployment

Cedartown Unemployment Offices may be referred to as the Cedartown Office of Unemployment Compensation, the Cedartown Office of Unemployment Insurance, or a similar name. Unemployment Offices are organized by the Georgia Department of Labor. In many cases, the Office may be consolidated in the same agency responsible for workforce development. These agencies are usually located in several field offices or regional offices throughout GA.

Unemployment Eligibility

In order to receive Cedartown Unemployment benefits, a worker must meet eligibility requirements, have a recent earnings history and must be actively seeking to find employment. The self-employed and individuals who are unable to work, or those who were fired or dismissed from their job, quit their job, or have turned down opportunities to work, are generally ineligible for unemployment benefits in Georgia.

Unemployment Insurance Benefits

Cedartown Unemployment benefits are calculated to replace a percentage of the recipient's previous earnings, up to a maximum weekly amount. The maximum benefit may be determined, in part, on whether the recipient has dependents. The duration individuals may collect benefits for in is usually up to 26 weeks, though in some circumstances, such as a prolonged or severe economic downturn, the benefits may be extended.

Filing for Unemployment in Cedartown

Cedartown Unemployment Offices receive applications from individuals filing claims for collecting unemployment benefits. In addition to reviewing an individual's application materials, an interview with the applicant may also be conducted. Cedartown Unemployment benefits specialists will determine eligibility for benefits based on the individual's earnings history, the cause or circumstances around the individual's unemployment, and other factors.

Unemployment Appeal

Cedartown Unemployment Offices verify information with employers and conduct hearings processes in cases where applicants have filed appeals after having been denied benefits. Unemployment Offices also calculate Georgia Unemployment benefits amounts and monitor compliance with any applicable job search or job training requirements.