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Pros

-Excellent housing
-Entertainment
-Education

Cons

-Growth and sprawl
-Traffic and commutes
-Summer heat


What Bert Has To Say About Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell 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.


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Highlights


  • Location: North-central Georgia at the southern tip of the Appalachian Mountains
  • Country: United States
  • State: Georgia
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  • Metro Area: Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell Metro Area

Quick Facts About Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell


    ECONOMY
    The unemployment rate in Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell Metro Area is 5.30 percent(U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell Metro Area jobs have Increased by 2.21 percent.
    COST OF LIVING
    Compared to the rest of the country, Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell Metro Area's cost of living is 2.10% Lower than the U.S. average.
    POPULATION
    As of 2014, Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell Metro Area's population is 5,710,800 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 85.28 percent.
    TRANSPORTATION
    Average Commute time is 30 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes.
    REAL ESTATE
    The median home cost in Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell Metro Area is $167,800. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 0.01%.
    SCHOOLS
    Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell Metro Area public schools spend $10,154 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.7 students per teacher in Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell Metro Area.

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