Atlanta GA Real Estate & Homes for Sale
Atlanta Real Estate Information:
The city of Atlanta is made up of several unique districts including Buckhead, Downtown, Midtown, East Atlanta, Northwest, Southeast & Southwest district. All districts of Atlanta offer a wide variety of homes to choose from such as Townhomes, Condos, Single Family Communities and Luxury Communities. Each community has it’s own distinctive style adding to the richness of the City of Atlanta.
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Interesting Facts About Atlanta GA
The city of Atlanta is the capital and the most populous city in the state of Georgia with a 2011 population of 432,427.
Atlanta is the county seat of Fulton County, and a small portion of the city extends eastward into DeKalb County. Founded in 1837, Atlanta began as a settlement located at the terminus of a railroad line, and was incorporated in 1845.
Transportation: Atlanta is the major transportation hub of the Southeastern United States with several means of transportation available. Air: Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport is one of the United States busiest airports.
MARTA Services: (Metro Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority) MARTA provides Train & Bus Services throughout the city and surrounding suburbs.
AMTRAK: The AMTRAK station is located at 1688 Peachtree Street, NW.
Education: With over 30 colleges and universities, the city of Atlanta has a well rounded educational system. Located in midtown, The Georgia Institute of Technology, also known as Georgia Tech is noted for its top ranking degree programs in engineering, computing, management, the sciences, architecture, and liberal arts. Georgia State University, located in Downtown Atlanta is the second largest college in the University System of Georgia. Emory University, a private university, ranks among the top 20 schools in the United States and operates Emory Healthcare, the largest health care system in Georgia. Another private college is The Savannah College of Art and Design.Atlanta is home to several historically known black colleges which include: Clark Atlanta University, Morehouse College, Spelman College, and Interdenominational Theological Center.
Arts & Entertainment: The city of Atlanta is home to many outstanding and well known museums, institutions and entertainment venues for your enjoyment such as: the High Museum of Arts, the Center of Puppetry Arts and the Woodruff Arts Center, CNN Center, Lakewood Amphitheater, Phillips Arena and The Georgia Aquarium.