Marietta

Welcome to Marietta

Where historic charm meets modern vibrancy
 
Marietta is a city where history gracefully mingles with modernity, inviting you to experience the best of both worlds. As one of Georgia's oldest cities, Marietta is steeped in a rich past. You'll find a myriad of sites proudly etched onto the National Register of Historic Places, speaking volumes of tales and times gone by.

When it comes to laying down roots, Marietta has something for everyone. Whether you're enamored by the grandeur of historic mansions set in picturesque neighborhoods, with sprawling one-acre lots as their backdrop, or you're drawn to the sophistication of luxury condos with all the contemporary amenities, this city welcomes you with a diverse array of homes.

So, whether you're a history buff, a business visionary, or someone seeking a beautiful abode, Marietta extends a warm invitation. Be part of a city where the past inspires the future.
 

What to Love

  • A historic city with sites on the National Register of Historic Places
  • Dynamic downtown
  • Regular community events
  • A mix of historic mansions and modern luxury condos

Local Lifestyle

Don't let the age-old charm of this community fool you. Marietta isn't just about the past; it's a city that's vigorously forging ahead. The air here is abuzz with the excitement of flourishing new business venues, making it a hotspot for entrepreneurs and enthusiasts eager to partake in its evolving story.
 

Dining, Entertainment, & Shopping

Marietta, a city bursting with historical charm, also serves a delightful palette of dining and entertainment options catering to every taste. Start your weekend right with a visit to the Marietta Square Farmers Market. This weekly event is more than just a market — it celebrates local bounty. Browse stalls brimming with fresh local produce, grab a delightful pet treat for your furry friend, or beautify your space with vibrant plants. It's an authentic farm-to-table experience right in the heart of the city.

The Marietta Square Market is your culinary haven if you find it hard to decide on just one cuisine. This contemporary food hall is a gastronomic adventure featuring 20 diverse restaurants. Whether you are craving sushi, tacos, or a classic American burger, this place promises a delightful dining journey.

Glover Park Brewery is here to quench your thirst. Relax in their tap room or enjoy the sun in their dog-friendly beer garden. And if you're planning a special event, their stunning venue space is up for grabs, making any occasion memorable.

Lastly, for a quirky twist, don't miss the historical KFC in Marietta. Not just your regular fried chicken joint, this one comes with a landmark sign built in 1956, adding a touch of nostalgia to your meal. Marietta is where history meets flavor, and every meal tells a story. Dine and delight in what the city has to offer.
 

Things to Do

Dive into the vibrant scene of Marietta, where every corner is teeming with culture, celebration, and history. No matter your interests, Marietta promises a tapestry of experiences sure to make your days memorable.

Step into the past with a touch of glamour at the Earl and Rachel Smith Strand Theatre. The meticulously restored Art Deco theater transports you to the golden age of cinema, showcasing classic films that have stood the test of time. But that's not all; live music also finds its voice here, bringing diverse rhythms to delight audiences.

Foodies will be on cloud nine during the Taste of Marietta. This grand festival, set against the backdrop of the iconic Marietta Square, is a culinary extravaganza. Celebrate and savor the creativity of local chefs as they dish out their specialties, turning the Square into a massive open-air feast.

The streets of Marietta come alive with color during Chalktoberfest. Over 80 artists take to the pavements, transforming them into vibrant murals made entirely of chalk. As you marvel at their creations, indulge in the finest offerings from local breweries and wineries. Art, drink, and celebration are all rolled into one fabulous event.

Lastly, journey back to a pivotal time in American history at the Kennesaw Mountain National Battlefield Park. A well-preserved site of a significant Civil War battle, it's a testament to bravery and a treasure trove of artifacts that vividly depict the past. From arts and festivals to historical explorations, Marietta is a city that knows how to celebrate life in all its hues.
 

Schools

With a blend of historical significance and modern development, Marietta offers a robust education system with long-standing institutions and newer educational facilities.

 

Overview for Marietta, GA

60,962 people live in Marietta, where the median age is 34.6 and the average individual income is $37,965. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

60,962

Total Population

34.6 years

Median Age

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$37,965

Average individual Income

Demographics and Employment Data for Marietta, GA

Marietta has 24,400 households, with an average household size of 2.37. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Marietta do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 60,962 people call Marietta home. The population density is 2,599.4 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

60,962

Total Population

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

34.6

Median Age

49.47 / 50.53%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

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Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
24,400

Total Households

2.37

Average Household Size

$37,965

Average individual Income

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30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Schools in Marietta, GA

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The following schools are within or nearby Marietta. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
Type
Name
Category
Grades
School rating
A.L. Burruss Elementary School
PUBLIC
K - 5th
3/5
Carman Adventist School
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
West Side Elementary School
PUBLIC
K - 5th
4/5
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
3/5
Hickory Hills Elementary School
PUBLIC
K - 5th
2/5
Lockheed Elementary School
PUBLIC
K - 5th
1/5
Marietta Sixth Grade Academy
PUBLIC
6th - 6th
No rating available
Marietta Center for Advanced Academics
PUBLIC
3rd - 5th
5/5
PRIVATE
PreK - 12th
No rating available
PRIVATE
PreK - K
No rating available
First United Methodist Weekday Ministry
PRIVATE
PreK - K
No rating available
Zion Baptist Academy
PRIVATE
PreK - 1st
No rating available
Dunleith Elementary School
PUBLIC
K - 5th
3/5
Park Street Elementary School
PUBLIC
K - 5th
2/5
Sawyer Road Elementary School
PUBLIC
K - 5th
2/5
The Stonehaven School
PRIVATE
K - 8th
No rating available
Marietta First Baptist Chruch Cee
PRIVATE
PreK - K
No rating available
George W. Hartmann Center
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
No rating available
Casa Dei Bambini Montessori School
PRIVATE
PreK - 5th
No rating available
Marietta Middle School
PUBLIC
7th - 8th
3/5
St Joseph Catholic School
PRIVATE
K - 8th
No rating available

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