Acworth is a city in northwest Cobb County Georgia. Acworth has become one of the north Georgia region’s coolest, trendiest venues, inviting visitors from Atlanta to a splendid variety of cuisines, unique shops and live music. Residents enjoy Acworth’s historical downtown, which offers a variety of cuisines. It is home to two know lakes: Acworth and Allatoona, with swimming, camping, fishing and sailing opportunities. Acworth also has many community parks, as well as the 42-acre Acworth Sports Complex which has all the facilities to host major regional athletic competitions. Lastly, Acworth has plenty of top rated schools and is also near many colleges.

Acworth–the Homebuyers’ Market

The Acworth the housing market is very competitive. Acworth real estate is some of the most expensive in Georgia, however Acworth home values aren’t among America’s most expensive.The median home value in Acworth is $258,928 according to zillow. Acworth home values have gone up 4.9% over the past year and Zillow predicts they will fall -1.3% within the next year making it a great city to live in and invest.

Demographics

Acworth is home to a population of 22,912 people based on the most recent United States census estimates. Acworth is the 46th largest city in Georgia, currently growing at 0.59% annually, and has grown 12.18% since 2010.

Economy

The economy of Acworth employs 10.9k people. The largest industries in Acworth are Health Care & Social Assistance , Retail Trade, and Accommodation & Food Services, and the highest paying industries are Wholesale Trade, Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services, and Professional, Scientific, & Management, & Administrative & Waste Management Services. The median household income in Acworth is $59,574.

School Information

Acworth is part of a couple of school districts such as: Cobb county (the second largest school system in Georgia), Cherokee county, and Bartow county. Some top rated schools in Acworth are: Ford Elementary, Frey Elementary, Durham Middle, and Allatoona High school. Acworth is also near many colleges, most colleges are within 30 miles. There are about 32 colleges, including 24 private colleges and universities, 4 public colleges and universities, and 4 community colleges. Some of these colleges are Georgia Central University, Oglethorpe University and Chamberlain University-Georgia.

Attractions

Like said before, Acworth is home to two magnificent lakes – lakes Acworth and Allatoona – with swimming, fishing, boating and sailing opportunities. Both lakes are sure to bring lots of fun to your whole family. Another great attraction is, Main Street village will draw you back to another time with its picturesque. Stroll the streets, shop at many different boutiques, dine at a eclectic restaurant/ cafe or simply relax and enjoy the sight of the railroads. Acworth has become one of the north Georgia region’s coolest, trendiest venues inviting both travelers and residents. With such great perks, Acworth is a great place for the family.