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-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 Fairburn

    The unemployment rate in Fairburn is 7.40 percent(U.S. avg. is 6.30%). Recent job growth is Positive. Fairburn jobs have Increased by 1.77 percent.
    Compared to the rest of the country, Fairburn's cost of living is 14.40% Lower than the U.S. average.
    As of 2014, Fairburn's population is 12,831 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 143.89 percent.
    Average Commute time is 30 minutes. The National Average is 25 minutes.
    The median home cost in Fairburn is $77,700. Home appreciation the last year has been 17.20 percent.
    Fairburn 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 Fairburn.

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I built a home in a new 300 acre subdivision located on five lakes. The subdivision has side walks and walking trails. My home is lovely and affordable. ... (read more)
Quite warm
I'm new here, last place lived much drier, very HOT summer. Hope the winter is not as cold as the summer... (read more)
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