Bulloch County is an active and ever developing community with three major economic forces in education, agriculture, and industry. During the last decade of the twentieth century, several national industries located plants in the county. Since 1990 Ogeechee Technical College has provided instruction for the regional workforce.
Natural areas abound in Bulloch County, and many residents participate in outdoor activities. Fields, streams, and ponds beckon the hunter and angler. Golf is a year round sport, and Mill Creak Regional Park offers 155 acres of softball and soccer fields, as well as scenic paths for walkers and runners. The Statesboro-Bulloch County Parks and Recreation Department organizes programs throughout the year for adults and children.
Bulloch County is governed by a diverse body of seven elected commissioners and an appointed county manager. According to the 2010 U.S. census, the population of Bulloch County is 70,217, an increase from the 2000 population of 55,983. Besides Statesboro, the county's other municipalities are Brooklet, Portal, and Register.