ACREAGE: Approx 1,300 acres with more than 300 acres greenbelt
ASSOCIATION FEE (HOUSES): $1,642 + $320 water per year - 2016
ASSOCIATION FEE (LOTS): $1,094 per year - 2016
ELECTRIC SERVICE: Habersham Electric Membership Corporation of Clarkesville, GA
ELEVATION: 1,450 to 1,850 feet above sea level, highest point in White County is Tray Mountain at 4,430 feet.
FIRE PROTECTION: Sautee Volunteer Fire Department (Station 3) located less than 5 miles from Skylake entrance. Fire hydrants are accessible throughout most of Skylake (in the process of installing them now).
GAS: Propane as specified in restrictions
ROAD SYSTEM: Approx. 15 miles of roads in Skylake are paved and maintained by Skylake POA
SCHOOLS: White County Public Schools (K-12) located in Cleveland and surrounding area. A variety of private schools, trade schools, colleges and universities are located nearby.
SECURITY: 24-hour gate-keepers
SEWER: Each home is serviced by its own septic system and is part of the cost of building
TAXES: Approx. $975 per $100,000 assessed value, mil rate is currently .024429 (subject to change, see whitecounty.net for more info)
TELEPHONE, CABLE AND INTERNET: Windstream
TEMPERATURE: 78 degrees average in summer; 38 degrees average in winter
TRASH COLLECTION: Twice per week at centrally located pick-up point
WATER SYSTEM: A community well services Skylake and is tested annually.