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Where to Retire in Alpharetta and Home Prices

Alpharetta is one of the most affluent towns in Georgia, where the median household income is over $135,000.  In early 2022, the median home value was $604,555, which is a rise of over 28% over the past year, according to Zillow. There are many developments to choose from.

What Is Special about Alpharetta

Ameris Bank Amphitheatre at Encore Park is a 12,000-capacity outdoor venue that serves as the summer home to the  Atlanta Symphony Orchestra and has hosted big name groups. The city is famous for its festivals. The Alpharetta Big Creek Greenway is a 6.1-mile-long path trhough town and along the river for walkers, bikers, and roller bladers.

What Is Not Special about Alpharetta

Alpharetta median home prices are high and has a high cost of living.  It is below average in walkability when compared to other communities.

Climate and Physical Environment

The average January temperature in Alpharetta is about 40 degrees.  The average July temperature is about 77 degrees.

Restaurants & Cultural Scene

The Atlanta-Fulton County Library has branches here. Both Georgia State University and Reinhardt University have satellite campuses here. The Verizon Amphitheater at Encore Park hosts big name acts. Some of the many festivals in town include the the Alpharetta Arts StreetFest, the Taste of Alpharetta (food fest(, an annual parade for war veterans, and the "Scarecrow Harvest".


Alpharetta has a low crime rate.

Medical Facilities

North Fulton Regional Hospital is 4 miles away in Roswell.


Atlanta's Hartsfield-Jackson Airport is just 35 miles away.

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