Homes for Sale in Marietta, GA: Small Town Feel with Big City Attractions
In Marietta a rich Southern legacy flavors this thoroughly modern city. Residents and visitors love the small-town feel and the big-city attractions. Marietta is the Cobb County seat and has a population of about 57,000. Homes for sale in Marietta, GA are known for good value and family amenities. An iconic Marietta landmark is the “Big Chicken,” a 56-foot-tall bird that has graced the top of a Kentucky Fried Chicken restaurant since 1956!
Located just 15 miles northwest of Atlanta in Cobb County, Marietta has been named an All-America City and one of the top 25 places in the U.S. to retire. It’s also a top place to work, with many corporate offices and headquarters including North American Container Corp., Lockheed Martin and WellStar Kennestone Hospital.
Marietta’s proximity to the City of Atlanta, educated workforce, and status as an All-American City make it the perfect location for Lennar Atlanta and Marietta, GA communities. A variety of options and good home value, have attracted people to our communities in this area.