Community Overview

Alpharetta, GA is in Fulton County, approximately 26 miles north of downtown Atlanta. Talk about an amazing location.  Alpharetta is positioned between the North Georgia Mountains and the fantastic city of Atlanta. There will NEVER be a shortage of things to do here.  Known as the “Technology City of the South” with over 700 technology companies located here. Alpharetta is one of the best suburbs to live in Georgia according to Niche.com. With highly-rated schools, convenience to excellent shopping and dining, easy freeway accessibility, and great job opportunities, Alpharetta is a thriving community where people come to stay.

Whether you’re looking for a gated community with golf, swim, and tennis or a charming home in the downtown neighborhood, come and explore all that Alpharetta has to offer.  There are over  250 shops and hundreds of dining options.  If you love to eat and shop, say no more.  Come visit!

Located at the foothills of the southern Appalachians, we are blessed with a mild climate and four different seasons.  Almost every day here in Alpharetta is a wonderful weather day!

Forbes Magazine recently ranked Alpharetta #1 on the list of America’s 25 Best Places to Move.

Let’s Talk About Real Estate

The typical home value of homes in Alpharetta is $460,361. It is important to note, Alpharetta’s home values have gone up 8.0% over the past year.

housing expenses are 23% lower than the national average and the utility prices are 17% lower than the national average. Transportation expenses like bus fares and gas prices are 5% lower than the national average. Alpharetta has grocery prices that are 3% higher than the national average.

Schools

Fulton County School District

Fulton County Schools (FCS) is the fourth largest school system in Georgia.   There are 106 schools and roughly 93,500 students.  There are:  59 elementary schools, 19 middle schools, 18 high schools (includes two open campus high schools), and 10 charter organizations (some charters have multiple campuses but are considered one school).  Because of the size of this district please see the links below to be directed to the schools.  To see where your child is “zoned” to attend school please click HERE.

Places To Stay

There are over 29 Upscale hotels in the area, here are just a few to take a peek at!

Free Things To Do

  1. Walk of Memories
  2. Geocaching
  3. Alpharetta History Walk
  4. Downtown Alpharetta Art Walking Tour
  5. Alpharetta & Old Milton County History Museum