Sandy Springs Real Estate
Sandy Springs is a city located in northern Fulton County and considered a part of the Atlanta metropolitan area. This markedly affluent community covers a 38-square-mile area of north Fulton County, about 14 miles north of downtown Atlanta. This city of over 100,000 people is the sixth largest city in Georgia and the second largest city in the metro area. Sandy Springs has endless options for shopping, dining, culture, business, and outdoor activities.
Many families settle in the city of Sandy Springs for the competitive schools, outdoor activities, and sports. While the big city of Atlanta is only minutes away, more than 950 acres of parks and natural areas surround Sandy Springs. As it is near the Chattahoochee River and other vast green spaces, residents enjoy the city’s many parks and recreation centers.
The city of Sandy Springs puts on many events each year including weekend farmers’ markets in the spring, summer, and fall, and the annual Sandy Springs Festival. Over the last three decades, the weekend-long festival has become the city’s signature event attracting more than 30,000 attendees.
With its proximity to Atlanta mixed with vast green spaces, Sandy Springs offers enough diversity to suit many different lifestyles.