Verizon wanted to find the best cities in which to start a business. Alpharetta was the only city from Georgia to make the list’s top 50 checking in at No. 15. You can feel the buzz of success and creative excitement as you stroll along the open-air shops and restaurants of downtown Alpharetta or Avalon. The 69,000 residents enjoy weekly farmers markets, food trucks, and an always changing list of events that entertain or educate, whether it’s a nationally touring band performing at The Ameris Amphitheater or a local painting class at Painting with a Twist.
With over 217 sunny days a year, Alpharetta takes the planning of their parks and green spaces seriously, incorporating miles of connected trails and equestrian paths. You can download The City of Alpharetta’s Recreation Master Plan 2025 here.
Housing options run the gamut from low-rise luxury condos in the middle of live-work-play developments to a traditional colonial on a tree-lined street.
Average house price is $587,000 (March 2021).
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