Peachtree City, GA Neighborhoods and Homes For Sale
Around Peachtree City
Peachtree City is known simply as a great place to call home, whether you’re starting your career, raising a family, or retiring. Another signature of Peachtree City is that golf carts are prevalent, and many residents use them as a primary mode of transportation on many golf cart-specific paths located around the city. Peachtree City is also a popular place for filming large productions like The Walking Dead.
Cost of Living
Peachtree City is one of the more expensive suburbs in metro Atlanta, with a cost of living that’s considerably higher than the Georgia average and higher than the national average. The median price of a home in Peachtree City is in the upper midrange.
Peachtree City is located 20 miles southwest of Atlanta with easy access to both Interstate 75 and 85. Other surrounding areas including Fulton, Coweta, and Clayton counties are located via State Highways 54 and 74 that pass through the city. There are MARTA bus stations just outside Peachtree City for public transportation into Atlanta. One of Peachtree City’s unique characteristics is that golf carts are a major form of transportation, used on the many cart paths throughout the city. These paths are also used by bikers, walkers, and joggers.
Peachtree City is served by the Fayette County School System, one of the leading public school districts in the state with the highest SAT, CRCT and ITBS scores. It includes 27 schools.
Peachtree City is full of fun activities and things to do. The Frederick Brown, Jr. amphitheater is the premier venue to see concerts and performances. Peachtree City is also a great place for sporting enthusiasts with plenty of areas for golfing and tennis as well as plenty of parks with ball fields. The dining selection in Peachtree City is broad, offering everything from fine dining to diners and ethnic food. For beer fans, there is the Line Creek Brewing Company to go taste their selection of brews.
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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