Smyrna is located in Cobb County, about a half hour northwest of Atlanta, and it is filled with both history and modern development. With a quaint downtown, emphasis on public parks and facilities, and awards in recognition of the the living environment they have created, Smyrna is an excellent place to call home. Smyrna homes include a mix of spacious luxury estates, well-appointed apartments, and affordable single-family homes.
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Known as the “Jonquil City” after the city’s official city flower, Smyrna is a charming and historic town of more than 50,000 residents of all walks of life. Located only 10 miles northwest of Atlanta, Smyrna is incredibly affordable given its fantastic location.
Smyrna homes offer a variety of options for home buyers of all walks of life. Whether you’re a first-time buyer looking for a downtown condo, or a family seeking a traditional suburban home, you’ll find what you’re looking for in Smyrna.
The newly revitalized Market Village offers modern townhomes in the heart of the city, while nearby Williams Park offers a selection of charming historic homes equipped with sidewalk-level porches. In Cheney Woods, still within walking distance of downtown, you’ll find attractive ranch homes on large lots. Just down the road, Bennett Woods and Smyrna Heights are long-established residential communities that offer a variety of mid-century single-family homes.
Smyrna real estate prices are all over the map, with townhomes, apartments, and small single-family homes starting in the low $100,000s, and expansive luxury homes listing for well over $1 million. No matter your price range, Smyrna offers a variety of impressive options.
Settled in 1832, Smyrna has seen two Wars on its soil and has an iconic wooden covered bridge that was burned down and rebuilt during the Civil War.
Smyrna is home to Six Flags over Georgia, a major tourist attraction in Georgia. Atlanta Bread Company has its headquarters in Smyrna, and other industry gives this historic town a modern edge.
Smyrna has scenic parks and recreation locations, including extensions of the Silver Comet Trail. Downtown Smyrna features Market Village, with over 40,000 square feet of retail space and several popular restaurants. Nearby Cumberland Mall is one of Georgia’s premier shopping destinations.
Smyrna has one of the best-educated populations in the state of Georgia, with (as of 2012) 91.3% of its residents having a high school diploma, and 52.2% having obtained a college degree. Smyrna is a great place for businesses and is home to companies like IBM, Eaton Corporation, Glock, and UCB (a multinational biopharmaceutical). Transportation is outstanding for commuters in Smyrna, as it is near the intersection of several major roads, including I-285 and US Route41. For public transportation, the Cobb Community Transit and Marta public busses service the city of Smyrna.
Among Smyrna’s impressive awards, they won 1st place in the Keep America Beautiful National Affiliate Award for overall programs (for cities under 50,000 in population in 2010).
For more information on Smyrna homes for sale, including the best neighborhoods for top-rated schools, contact Matt Hester today. As the #1 RE/MAX agency in Cobb County, Matt Hester and his team will find the perfect home for you and your family.
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