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2022 Best Places to Raise a Family in the Atlanta Area

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  1. #1 Best Places to Raise a Family in Atlanta Area.

    Johns Creek

    Suburb of Atlanta, GA,

    307 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Johns Creek is a beautiful, welcoming community that is perfect for families. There are a variety of places to eat, shop, and play! For example, one of my favorite places to go with my family growing....

    Read 307 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 84,551,

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  2. #2 Best Places to Raise a Family in Atlanta Area.

    Alpharetta

    Town in Georgia,

    338 Niche users give it an average review of 4.2 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Other than traffic and noise, it is a wonderful place. You can escape the noise, but it is hard to escape the traffic congestion. Great schools, terrific shopping of all kinds, remarkably upbeat....

    Read 338 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 66,566,

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  3. #3 Best Places to Raise a Family in Atlanta Area.

    Milton

    Suburb of Atlanta, GA,

    130 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says I love the atmosphere that surrounds the city! Milton is truly a unique place filled with many different contrasting people. Personally, I have lived here for just over a decade, and as a student,....

    Read 130 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 39,252,

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  4. #4 Best Places to Raise a Family in Atlanta Area.

    Berkeley Lake

    Suburb of Atlanta, GA,

    8 Niche users give it an average review of 4.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Former Resident says I lived in Berkeley Lake for thirty years it is absolutely one of the finest communities in America.Berkeley Lake has a city charter with a Mayor and city council so the city is able to better control it’s destiny.The Homeowners Association is very involved in keeping the lake itself in wonderful condition for wildlife and the homeowners.Fabulous Memories of the people and the beauty of the Lake..

    Read 8 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 2,324,

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  5. #5 Best Places to Raise a Family in Atlanta Area.

    Decatur

    Suburb of Atlanta, GA,

    180 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says I first moved to Decatur for school and have moved back after living in other neighborhoods around Atlanta. I love living here because it's relatively quiet and easy to get around while still being....

    Read 180 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 24,814,

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  6. #6 Best Places to Raise a Family in Atlanta Area.

    Peachtree City

    Suburb of Atlanta, GA,

    159 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Peachtree City is the kind of place that comes to mind when thinking about "family". The area is home to many diverse families, including my own. Peachtree City as a whole values its communities and....

    Read 159 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 35,844,

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  7. #7 Best Places to Raise a Family in Atlanta Area.

    Grayson

    Suburb of Atlanta, GA,

    67 Niche users give it an average review of 4.3 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says New to Grayson from another neighboring county in Atlanta and so far I love it! The town is small but is well maintained and manicured. My neighborhood is very quiet and so far the neighbors have....

    Read 67 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 4,303,

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  8. #8 Best Places to Raise a Family in Atlanta Area.

    Collier Hills North

    Neighborhood in Atlanta, GA,

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 576,

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  9. #9 Best Places to Raise a Family in Atlanta Area.

    Lake Claire

    Neighborhood in Atlanta, GA,

    11 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says My favorite neighborhood in Atlanta. Close enough to everything but still feels secluded because of the quaint tree lined streets and beautiful homes. Residents tend to be friendly, inviting, and....

    Read 11 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 3,159,

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  10. #10 Best Places to Raise a Family in Atlanta Area.

    Woodfield

    Neighborhood in Atlanta, GA,

    1 Niche users give it an average review of 5 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says This area is Memorial Park not Woodfield. Best Secret in Atlanta minutes to everything and great access to express ways without hearing them. The cluster is Springlake, Wildwood, and Memorial Park.....

    Read 1 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 278,

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  11. #11 Best Places to Raise a Family in Atlanta Area.

    Tyrone

    Suburb of Atlanta, GA,

    45 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Tyrone is a cute town that houses a variety of many local businesses to occupy your time in. The quaint town also has a lot of greenery and open land which is great for people that love the outdoors....

    Read 45 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 7,427,

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  12. #12 Best Places to Raise a Family in Atlanta Area.

    Suwanee

    Suburb of Atlanta, GA,

    208 Niche users give it an average review of 4.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Overall, I am extremely grateful to have grown up in Suwanee for the entirety of my life. Geography-wise, Suwanee has a good balance of park spaces with city suburb life. There are beautiful green....

    Read 208 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 20,444,

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  13. #13 Best Places to Raise a Family in Atlanta Area.

    Roswell

    Town in Georgia,

    275 Niche users give it an average review of 4.2 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says I have been living in Georgia since last October and I must say it's a very welcoming city. Not only is the city welcoming, but the atmosphere is breathtaking, especially during the fall and winter....

    Read 275 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 94,884,

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  14. #14 Best Places to Raise a Family in Atlanta Area.

    Sherwood Forest

    Neighborhood in Atlanta, GA,

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 345,

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  15. #15 Best Places to Raise a Family in Atlanta Area.

    Sugar Hill

    Suburb of Atlanta, GA,

    80 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Sugar Hill is becoming a very modern city. Right now, it is in the process of becoming a more urban hub. Not gonna lie, I enjoyed how simplier it used to be; everyone used to know each other and it....

    Read 80 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 23,994,

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  16. #16 Best Places to Raise a Family in Atlanta Area.

    Druid Hills

    Neighborhood in Atlanta, GA,

    1 Niche users give it an average review of 5 stars.

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    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 1,523,

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  17. #17 Best Places to Raise a Family in Atlanta Area.

    Morningside/Lenox Park

    Neighborhood in Atlanta, GA,

    10 Niche users give it an average review of 4.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says In Morningside/Lenox park everyone is very friendly. It is great for families, very walk-able, and busy! Throughout the neighborhood, there are kids running around, and everyone is very friendly!.

    Read 10 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 8,765,

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  18. #18 Best Places to Raise a Family in Atlanta Area.

    Collier Hills

    Neighborhood in Atlanta, GA,

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 592,

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  19. #19 Best Places to Raise a Family in Atlanta Area.

    Hanover West

    Neighborhood in Atlanta, GA,

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 475,

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  20. #20 Best Places to Raise a Family in Atlanta Area.

    Whittier Mill Village

    Neighborhood in Atlanta, GA,

    1 Niche users give it an average review of 5 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says One of a kind ! Hard to find historic neighborhood .Beautiful tucked away homes with picturesque park on the River...

    Read 1 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 799,

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  21. #21 Best Places to Raise a Family in Atlanta Area.

    Candler Park

    Neighborhood in Atlanta, GA,

    2 Niche users give it an average review of 3.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Niche User says I've wanted to live in this neighborhood for a while. One street over and there are many bustling business, but our street is quiet and friendly. The only things I'd change would be my landlord being....

    Read 2 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 4,115,

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  22. #22 Best Places to Raise a Family in Atlanta Area.

    Mountain Park

    Suburb of Atlanta, GA,

    22 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Amazing oasis just outside the perimeter. Safe, quiet, incredible sense of community, abundant parks, school system that has proven strong for 30+ years. Walk to schools, multiple parks, library,....

    Read 22 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 13,176,

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  23. #23 Best Places to Raise a Family in Atlanta Area.

    Brookhaven

    Neighborhood in Atlanta, GA,

    6 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Overall, it is a nice place to live. For the most part, I have had friendly experiences with neighbors and others living in the area. Traffic isn't the greatest, but the same can be said for most....

    Read 6 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 2,185,

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  24. #24 Best Places to Raise a Family in Atlanta Area.

    Peachtree Heights East

    Neighborhood in Atlanta, GA,

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 1,158,

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  25. #25 Best Places to Raise a Family in Atlanta Area.

    North Decatur

    Suburb of Atlanta, GA,

    21 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Phenomenal location! Close to everything of interest to our young family of four (i.e., restaurants, parks, library, grocery stores, etc). Our daughter attends preschool at Clairmont Presbyterian,....

    Read 21 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 15,833,

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