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Atlanta, Georgia 299 Reviews | Leave a Comment


-Excellent housing


-Growth and sprawl
-Traffic and commutes
-Summer heat

What Bert Has To Say About Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta Metro Area

The large, energetic and cosmopolitan Atlanta is a booming regional center for the growing and increasingly prosperous American South. Originally Atlanta was founded as a transportation crossroads, as railroads converged on its end-of-mountains location and radiated in all directions. Today’s Atlanta still plays that role, both for ground and air transport, as it originates more flights than any city except Chicago. But more generally, Atlanta has boomed, first as home to such giants as Coca-Cola and Delta Airlines, and more recently as a vital regional and headquarters business center for large corporations. Home offices for Home Depot, UPS, CNN and Bellsouth are in the area, and almost any company you can think of has an operation here, and some are quite large.


Quick Facts About Atlanta

    The unemployment rate in Atlanta is 8.50 percent(U.S. avg. is 6.30%). Recent job growth is Positive. Atlanta jobs have Increased by 1.77 percent.
    Compared to the rest of the country, Atlanta's cost of living is 3.20% Lower than the U.S. average.
    As of 2014, Atlanta's population is 425,931 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 2.65 percent.
    Average Commute time is 26 minutes. The National Average is 25 minutes.
    The median home cost in Atlanta is $137,000. Home appreciation the last year has been 16.60 percent.
    Atlanta public schools spend $13,443 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,435. There are about 14.2 students per teacher in Atlanta.

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Atlanta Housing Market

It's a good time to buy in Atlanta. Home Appreciataion is up 16.6% in the last 12 months. Browse Atlanta Real Estate.
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i agree with jay , get out while u can , if u dont u will become a beast... (read more)
I moved here from Chicago almost 6 years ago and have not regretted it one bit. My god brother is relocating here from Chicago and I cannot wait! He sent me the link to... (read more)
Aaron, I'm interested in reading your opinion being a gay man yourself. Does their racism extend to homophobia? I'm straight, but I would absolutely hate to live in a... (read more)
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