search within
search within
include
population
score by
home / rent price

Best Places To Live In Marietta, GA

76
  • Marietta, GA
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 59,714
  • I have lived in and around Marietta my entire life. At 36 years old, I have seen just about every part of the city, but the most astonishing part of the city is the square. Marietta Square is the seat of…[read more]
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score90
  • Vinings, GA
  • 7.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 11,816
  • I experienced a charming suburbian livelihood while living in Vinings Georgia. The city is situated in Cobb County. Vinings is about 6 miles away from the major city of Atlanta. The city has great…[read more]
88
  • Peachtree Corners, GA
  • 18.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 41,268
  • After living in Peachtree Corners for almost all my life, I moved to Atlanta for a better career. The town is quaint and a delight to live in, but there aren't many jobs available unless you want to work…[read more]
88
  • Roswell, GA
  • 12.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 93,968
  • I have lived in the city of Roswell for the past six months. I find that it is a very pleasant place to live and the people are friendly overall. There is always something going on, therefore you will…[read more]
87
  • Kennesaw, GA
  • 6.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 32,669
  • I've lived in many great cities in Metro Atlanta, but Kennesaw is definitely my favorite for several reasons. One is the location. You can be in Atlanta or the North Georgia Mountains in half an hour,…[read more]
87
  • Woodstock, GA
  • 10.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 27,964
  • Perfect place to retire, raise a family, or just simply be. I have no real complaints, except that traffic is definitely getting more congested every few years or so. Thus, the secret is out and people…[read more]
87
  • Johns Creek, GA
  • 20.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 82,930
  • Overall Johns Creek is a lovely place to live. I purchased a home in the Rivermont neighborhood and over the years there‚Äôs been a lot of unnecessary drama and allegations of fraud amongst some of the…[read more]
87
  • Avondale Estates, GA
  • 20.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,095
86
  • Candler Park, Atlanta, GA
  • 17.5 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 8,095
86
  • North Decatur, GA
  • 17.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 16,652
  • My life in North Decatur is pretty much what I expected it to be after living here for five years. Usually I would complain about how much I miss home and how I wish that this place or that place was…[read more]
86
  • Alpharetta, GA
  • 17.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 63,013
  • Price purposely jacked up for no grounds.... corrupted court &law enforcement teams....no culture, no style, the same old as ages ago...even the new building, the Avalon, can not cover the rusted old…[read more]
82
  • Poncey-Highland, Atlanta, GA
  • 16.6 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 2,726
81
  • Dunwoody, GA
  • 13.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 48,128
  • Dunwoody, GA is a quiet place to live as I have been there for about seven years. It is on the outskirts of the inner city, making it an area where you can travel to the attractions of Atlanta and other…[read more]
80
  • Smyrna, GA
  • 6.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 54,788
  • Atlanta Bread Company would logically be headquartered in the great city of Atlanta, but this Cobb County city of Smyma houses this main industry not far away. Northwest of the Chattahoochee River,…[read more]
79
  • Brookhaven, GA
  • 13.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 51,567
  • Wow! I really love my home in Brookhaven, GA. The city has a certain charm about it. I really love how it merges the historical sites along with the modern day. It is really nice to take strolls down the…[read more]
79
  • Chamblee, GA
  • 14.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 27,862
  • I don't get the hesitation regarding living in the Chamblee Area. We are inside the perimeter, we are very close to most everything. Great Marta accessibility. I can walk to a coffee shop, a grocery, a…[read more]
79
  • Buckhead, Atlanta, GA
  • 15.3 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 78,972
  • After moving to Atlanta, GA from Burbank, CA, we wanted an area that had the same metropolitan hippy-cool vibe that we had been accustomed to. We found it in Buckhead, a wealthy area of Atlanta, GA,…[read more]
78
  • North Druid Hills, GA
  • 15.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 18,331
  • Living in North Druid Hills means that you can say you are one of the few that have experienced the great gem that is located by North Decatur. Summers are great with average temps in the upper 70's…[read more]
78
  • Old Fourth Ward, Atlanta, GA
  • 16.5 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 12,054
78
  • Acworth, GA
  • 10.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 21,824
  • Trails have lots of trash. No sidewalks on major streets going into Downtown Acworth. People are very unfriendly. Poor public transportation in Cobb co. City police don't give ticks to people who don't…[read more]
77
  • Sandy Springs, GA
  • 10.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 102,212
  • I lived in the city of Sandy Springs, GA for four years, from 2004-2008. Sandy Springs is an affluent, mostly white suburb of Atlanta. The population of Sandy Springs is in the 80,000's. There are many…[read more]
77
  • Milton, GA
  • 18.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 36,755
  • The peach state has always been a [place that I enjoy. Georgia and its many cities have a been a second home for me as long as I could remember. Each city and town have its own type of magic and that…[read more]
76
  • Decatur, GA
  • 18.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 21,210
  • The overall experiences that I have had while living in Decatur, Georgia have overall been positive. Being that it is a suburb of Atlanta, you have tons of opportunities for things to do close by. You…[read more]
75
  • Powder Springs, GA
  • 10.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 14,596
  • I am living in Powder Springs, Georgia and this place is a wonderful place to call home. This is a suburb of Atlanta, but you would never know it as you spend time here. The population here is very low…[read more]
75
  • Virginia-Highland, Atlanta, GA
  • 15.6 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 13,359
75
  • Pine Lake, GA
  • 22.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 644
74
  • Holly Springs, GA
  • 15.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 10,351
  • I've lived in Holly Springs for about 10 years. The town is full of friendly people, and there are quite a few things to do if you enjoy being outside. However, you have to drive about 15 miles away from…[read more]
74
  • Druid Hills, GA
  • 16.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 13,444
  • Druid Hills is small town near the Atlanta metro area with lots of fun attractions and activities nearby. The city has something enjoyable to do whether you're traveling with small children or you want…[read more]
73
  • Scottdale, GA
  • 19.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 11,221
  • At around 20 minutes from Atlanta, Scottdale is a close and has gone through a lot of transformations. It's not quite at the level of gentrification, but it's still transforming neighborhoods in positive…[read more]
71
  • Oakdale, Atlanta, GA
  • 10.4 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 10,957
71
  • Home Park, Atlanta, GA
  • 13.7 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 11,414
70
  • Cabbage Town, Atlanta, GA
  • 17.5 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 4,789
70
  • Sweet Auburn, Atlanta, GA
  • 16.7 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 5,350
69
  • Edgewood-Kirkwood, Atlanta, GA
  • 18.9 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 16,229
69
  • Mableton, GA
  • 9.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 38,839
  • I moved and bought a house in Mableton in 2007. There are some great things about Mableton and there are some not so great things about Mableton. I got a good deal on a renovated house. The good: The…[read more]
69
  • Cartersville, GA
  • 20.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 20,169
  • Yes Cartersville has some nice spots, but a sprawling gap in economic levels which most cities do. It is how the government treats these. Cartersville is also full of history, historic districts which…[read more]
69
  • Dallas, GA
  • 17.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 12,622
  • Spent 5 years in this community and can honestly say it was the most miserable experience of our existence. We lived next to a single father w/ two kids. Every weekend was packed full of parties, loud…[read more]
68
  • Atlanta-Inman Park, Atlanta, GA
  • 17 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 4,329
68
  • Morningside-Lenox Park, Atlanta, GA
  • 14.5 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 9,822
67
  • Lithia Springs, GA
  • 13.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 17,743
  • Living in Lithia Springs, GA for three years has been nothing but a great joy. The city is just minutes away from Atlanta, and has lush greenery everywhere you look. I really love this small town, I can…[read more]
67
  • Douglasville, GA
  • 18.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 32,317
  • I have been living in Douglasville for 13 years and find it to be a unique small town atmosphere in the outskirts of Atlanta Georgia that has the basic necessities to live a quiet life without a lot of…[read more]
66
  • Ben Hill, Atlanta, GA
  • 17.1 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 8,744
65
  • Norcross, GA
  • 19.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 16,293
  • I've been living in Norcross for 3 years and have enjoyed the small-town atmosphere and friendly neighbors that I and my family have grown to enjoy spending time and recreational activities with. The…[read more]
65
  • Vine City, Atlanta, GA
  • 14.6 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 3,318
64
  • Sandtown-Southeastern Atlanta, Atlanta, GA
  • 19.2 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 15,981
64
  • Clarkston, GA
  • 19.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 12,594
  • Clarkston, Georgia is a large welcoming southwestern town located in DeKalb County. The downtown area is attractive, but could be a lot better. One of the reasons I chose to live here is the cost of…[read more]
64
  • Hiram, GA
  • 12.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,751
  • The worst place I've ever been to in my life. More than poverty seen in Honduras. How do people live out there in this day and age? And the…[read more]
64
  • Midtown, Atlanta, GA
  • 15 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 21,550
63
  • Ormewood Park-East Atlanta, Atlanta, GA
  • 19.1 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 11,918
62
  • Belvedere Park, GA
  • 21.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 15,951
  • The best thing about Belvedere Park is my neighborhood and neighbors. They are very friendly and we usually work together to make our neighborhood look presentable. It is not unusual for my neighbor to…[read more]
62
  • Rockdale, Atlanta, GA
  • 11.8 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 16,487

Listed above are the best places to live in Marietta, GA for 2020. The list of best places is compiled using the AreaVibes Livability Score which is calculated from a score out of 100 and based on various categories. These categories include: amenities, cost of living, crime rates, education, employment, housing and weather. Displayed first is the matching location - Marietta, GA, followed by the best places to live near Marietta, GA, sorted by Livability Score.

To customize the list of best places to live in and around Marietta, GA, you are able to first select the search radius, which is the maximum distance you'd like to search for nearby cities or neighborhoods. Next, you can choose to display cities only, neighborhoods only or both cities and neighborhoods. The population dropdown will allow you to customize the size of the cities that you would like to appear in the list. You can then set the importance of each category based on what's most important to you. Finally, you can set your home/rent budget based on what you're comfortable spending on housing or rent. Once your search preferences have been set, you will have your personalized list of the best places to live in Marietta, GA.