United Community Banks, Inc. is a $17 billion bank holding company that operates over 140 banking offices located throughout north Georgia, metro Atlanta, coastal Georgia, South Carolina, North Carolina, and east Tennessee branded as United Community Bank.
Formed in 1950 as Union County Bank, United operates on the philosophy of providing exceptional banking service, while caring deeply for the communities we serve. Services include a full range of consumer and commercial banking products, including mortgage, advisory, treasury management, and wealth management. Respected national research firms consistently recognize United for outstanding customer service. In 2020, J.D. Power ranked United highest in customer satisfaction with retail banking in the Southeast, marking six out of the last seven years United earned the coveted award. Forbes included United in its inaugural list of the World’s Best Banks in 2019 and again in 2020. Forbes also recognized United on its 2020 list of the 100 Best Banks in America for the seventh consecutive year. United also received five Greenwich Excellence Awards in 2019 for excellence in Small Business Banking and Middle Market Banking, including a national award for Overall Satisfaction in Small Business Banking.
We are proud of this success, but even more proud of the tradition upon which our company was built - treating clients the way we want to be treated. We are committed to helping individuals, families, schools, businesses and communities grow strong and prosperous.