What you need to know about Atlanta, GA

Nicknamed “Hotlanta” and “The ATL,” Atlanta is the capital of Georgia and a primary transportation center thanks in large part to Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport – the world’s busiest airport. Key economic sectors include information technology, logistics, media operations and tourism, and more than 30 colleges and universities serve the community. Pro sports teams in Atlanta include the NFL Falcons, NBA Hawks and MLB Braves.



Homes Owned 44.10%
44.10% Complete
Homes Rented 55.90%
55.90% Complete

Real Estate

In Atlanta, Georgia

Ready to move to Atlanta? There are a variety of housing options in the area. Click below to learn about the recent trends, average home values and even a few current real estate listings in Atlanta.

Median Home Price

Higher than the state average


In Atlanta, Georgia

The quality of a school district is often a top factor for parents considering where to live. Strong school systems attract new residents and help their cities prosper. See how Atlanta rates.

Median Household Income

Lower than the national average


In Atlanta, Georgia

Being a great place to live and being a great place to work often go hand-in-hand. Here’s what the business and employment climate is like in Atlanta.


Most residents are
25-34 Years old


In Atlanta, Georgia

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Bachelor’s Degree 47%
47% Complete
Graduated High School 88%
88% Complete

Atlanta, GA's Livability Rankings


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Things to Do in Atlanta, GA
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