Powder Springs, Georgia 

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Population

14,765

+7.2% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

3.1%

Median Income

$56,768

Median Home Price

$211,900

Best Places to Live in Powder Springs, Georgia

Regional center - North-central Georgia at the southern tip of the Appalachian Mountains. May, October and September are the most pleasant months in Powder Springs, while January and July are the least comfortable months.

Pros
Excellent housing
Entertainment
Education
Cons
Growth and sprawl
Traffic and commutes
Summer heat
 $1,350 
5163 Suggs St
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1332 SqFt
 $289,900 
2601 Konawa Ct
Bed 4 | Bath 3 | 2260 SqFt
 $899,900 
228 Pindos Pl SW
Bed 5 | Bath 6 | N/A SqFt

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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QUICK FACTS

City: Powder Springs
Zip Codes: 30127
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 1034 ft above sea level

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ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Powder Springs is 3.1% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). Recent job growth is Positive. Powder Springs jobs have increased by 2.9%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Powder Springs's cost of living is 3.0% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Powder Springs's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
May, October and September are the most pleasant months in Powder Springs, while January and July are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Cobb county flipped Democratic in the last Presidential election, after voting Republican in the previous four. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Powder Springs's population is 14,765 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 7.2%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 36.0 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Powder Springs is $211,900. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 8.9%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Powder Springs public schools spend $9,996 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.8 students per teacher in Powder Springs. More Education



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Housing Market in Powder Springs

It's a good time to buy in Powder Springs. Home Appreciation is up 8.9% in the last 12 months. Browse Powder Springs Real Estate

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Reviews for Powder Springs   3 Reviews
Great in theory. - 3/29/2018
I have spent over a decade living in Powder Springs and if you take anything from my review let it be it's a great place to live if you have money and are Caucasian but... Read More

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Traffic - 7/27/2006
Too many cars, too few direct routes, too few left turn lanes. The traffic here is bad just about all the time, not just "rush hour". Going to the YMCA can be a... Read More

Housing - 8/22/2005
Powder Springs is great! It's a wonderful place to raise a family. Good schools, incredibly cheap housing, cute, with an old-south charm. The people are remarkably... Read More


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$1,350
5163 Suggs St
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$289,900
2601 Konawa Ct
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$899,900
228 Pindos Pl SW
Bed 5 | Bath 6

$181,000
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Bed 3 | Bath 2

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Bed 3 | Bath 2

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