Nestled in the foothills of Georgia’sBlue RidgeMountains,Acworth, Georgia is a suburban community in the northwesternAtlantametropolitan area. This small city combines the charm of a southern small town with the convenience of close proximity to a major city. Typical homes in this area are detached colonials or craftsman style with open floor plans and three, four or five bedrooms.
Acworth, which is part of Georgia’s Cobb County, is nicknamed "The Lake City." It sits between two lakes, Acworth and Altoona, so outdoor and water enthusiasts will have a wealth of recreational activities to choose from. Step back in time to Acworth’s historic downtown district, which is lined with stores, restaurants and charming antique shops. Ride a roller coaster at the nearby Six Flags over Georgia amusement park. Discover the historic Cherokee heritage found in this part of Cobb County. Taste all of the soda flavors you’ve ever wanted at The World of Coca-Cola. Visit the headquarters of the famous news network, CNN, in nearby Atlanta. Enjoy communities filled with southern hospitality and family friendliness. Chestnut Hill, a popular single-family home neighborhood, provides residents with standard amenities such as a pool, a clubhouse and a fishing lake. Add volleyball and basketball to your repertoire in the Hamby Place subdivision. Experience waterfront amenities in The Lake at Victoria Falls neighborhood.
Jobs in Acworth can be found in a large variety of industries. The biggest employer in this area is the local school district, Cobb County Public Schools. Another large employer in this county, with almost 10,000 resident workers is health care provider WellStar. Aeronautics and security defense company Lockheed Martin also employs many people from the area. Further afield, in the greater Atlanta metropolitan area, jobs can be found at the locally headquartered Delta Airlines, AT&T and Emory University. With the very different types of fields represented in this area, there is truly something for every job seeker.