Homes for Sale in Canton, GA
Its small-town charm evokes yesterday. Its big-city pace targets tomorrow.
In the heart of fast-growing Cherokee County, Canton, the county seat, is located some 50 miles north of downtown Atlanta. This charming city of approximately 25,000 residents offers a delightful mix of history and growth, and can be described as both business-savvy and environmentally alluring.
Canton is known for its hospitality and for its beautiful location near Lake Allatoona and the North Georgia mountains. Residents enjoy the many outdoor recreational opportunities, including walking, hiking and biking, swimming, boating, hunting, fishing and golf on some excellent golf courses, like the Fairways of Canton.
Canton’s Historical Downtown District includes the Cherokee County History Museum as well as the Cherokee County Arts Center, and an array of small shops and restaurants.
Canton’s public schools are part of the award-winning Cherokee County School District, while the Chattahoochee Technical College has an established campus in Canton.