Located 30 miles south of Atlanta, Peachtree City, Georgia, is one of the most affluent areas in the country. With a population of about 35,000 people and an average home price of $278,000.00, this quaint, quiet town has low crime rates and some of best real estate in the country. It has many newer homes, built in the 1990s and early 2000s, and also some of the largest homes, with many 3, 4, and 5 bedroom houses. Vacancy rates are typically low, and most houses are owner-occupied.
In 2005 and 2009, Peachtree City was ranked eighth on Money magazine’s list of 100 Best Places to Live in the U.S. It was also ranked the number one “Best Places to Raise Kids” in Georgia by Bloomberg Business Week in 2012. Neither of these are surprising, given Peachtree City’s excellent school system, high percentage of college-educated residents, mild climate, and natural beauty.