Alpharetta Georgia City Hall

Alpharetta is a thriving city that truly has it all. From hundreds of
chef-driven dining options, unique shops & boutiques, attractions, and year-round events, to 750 acres of green spaces and parks.

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Working in Alpharetta

Alpharetta has garnered an image as a connected city by attracting the brightest companies, employees, and residents to a modern, vibrant vision of what work/life looks like. Over the past decade, the city’s investments in infrastructure and technology have laid a foundation fostering both business growth and individual satisfaction among residents and the workforce. Alpharetta has become a community offering everything an employee wants with a minimal commute, enabling employees to enjoy their lives both at work and at home.

As a connected city with deep cultural, social, technological, and logistic resources, Alpharetta is creating a new standard for what city life will look like as we move through the connected decade.

Quality of Life in Alpharetta

With roughly 27 square miles of thriving communities, an abundance of arts, entertainment, attractions, award-winning parks and trails, robust technology, and infrastructure, Alpharetta attracts the best and the brightest from around the world, earning the reputation as a place where work, family and life balance is thriving and satisfying.

See for yourself why Southern Living® Magazine named Alpharetta one of the Top Cities on the Rise in 2022. Whether you’re a committed parent or a recent college grad, we’ve got plenty to see, do and write home about here in Alpharetta.

Schools in Alpharetta

According to, there are 31 public schools serving 33,760 students in Alpharetta, GA (there are 35 private schools, serving 5,975 private students). 85% of all K-12 students in Alpharetta, GA are educated in public schools compared to the GA state average of 92%. Alpharetta has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Georgia.

Things to do in Alpharetta

From art to history, concerts to festivals, hiking to biking, Alpharetta has a plethora of FREE activities to keep your crew entertained! The city features two self-guided walking tours: Downtown Alpharetta Arts Walking Tour & Alpharetta History Walk. Dig a little deeper into history at the Alpharetta & History Museum inside City Hall. Explore the exhibits at the Alpharetta Arts Center and several art galleries around town. Nearly every weekend lends itself to free festivals & events. Stroll four arboretums and geocache for treasures. Explore the Big Creek Greenway or the alfresco shopping & dining districts. Here is the full list so start planning your getaway now! Visit for more details.


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