Mableton, GA Neighborhoods and Homes For Sale
Mableton is a convenient place to live, just a short drive from Downtown Atlanta. It offers many local amenities like a large selection of schools and plenty of grocery stores and shopping options. Mableton is one of the more affordable places to live in metro Atlanta with a lower tax rate than neighboring Fulton County. Transportation is easy and convenient with access to major highways and additionally with the construction of the East-West Connector.
Cost of Living
Residents of Mableton enjoy an affordable housing selection with an average home price that’s significantly lower than the national average. The overall cost of living in Mableton is only slightly higher than the Georgia average and a bit lower than the national average. The city has a high homeownership rate, and homeowners spend a relatively small percentage of their monthly income on housing costs.
Mableton is in close proximity to I-285 for quick and easy access to Buckhead and Downtown Atlanta. The average one-way commute time in Mableton is 30 minutes. The Cobblink Bus Route 30 provides public transportation to Mableton Parkway and links up with MARTA for transportation into Atlanta. The Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport and the Atlanta Amtrak station are both within 30 minutes of the center of Mableton.
Mableton belongs to the Cobb County School District and has 10 elementary schools, seven middle schools, four high schools and many options for private school. The Georgia Japanese Language School is also located in Mableton and holds classes at the Lindley 6th Grade Academy.
Mableton offers lots of parks and trails to enjoy the natural beauty of the area as well as a historic events center and great dining options with an emphasis on American, Southern, and Mexican cuisine. The Mable House is a historic property that includes the Mable House Arts Center and the Mable House Barnes Amphitheatre. It’s a space for meetings, events, camps, and more. The Mableton Farmers Market takes place every Thursday at the Mable House, bringing fresh produce and other products from local farmers to the community.
Disclaimer: School attendance zone boundaries are supplied by Maponics and are subject to change. Check with the applicable school district prior to making a decision based on these boundaries.
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