Metro Atlanta Information

Area Information


Atlanta is located in Fulton County Georgia, in the section of the state known as Atlanta Metro Region.


420,003 in Atlanta; 1,014,932 in Fulton County; 4,178,774 in the Atlanta Metro Region.

Fulton County

Other cities in Fulton County are Chattahoochee Hills, College Park, East Point, Fairburn, Hapeville, Johns Creek, Milton, Mountain Park, Palmetto, Roswell, Sandy Springs and Union City.

Metro Atlanta

The Atlanta Metro Region includes the following counties: Fulton, Carroll, Clayton, Cobb, Coweta, DeKalb, Douglas, Fayette, Gwinnett, and Henry.


1,050 feet


132.4 square miles - Atlanta; 528.7 square miles - Fulton County; 3,377.6 square miles - Metro Atlanta Region.

Time Zone

Eastern Standard Time (Noon in New York, Noon in Atlanta)

Business Hours 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM, Monday - Friday
Emergency 911
Airport Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport
Airport Code ATL
Airport Shuttle The Atlanta Link
Rental Cars Car Rentals
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Bus Greyhound Bus Lines
Greyhound Bus Lines Atlanta Location

Greyhound Bus Lines Atlanta Airport Location
Train Amtrak
Taxis Taxi Cab Services:
Atlanta Checker Cab - (404) 351-1111
Atlanta Royal Cabbies - (404) 584-6655
Yellow Cab ATL - (404) 521-0200
Limo Services:
A-National Limousine - 800-533-4859
Atlantic Limousine & Transportation - 770-751-7078 or 888-751-7078
Atlanta Star Ship Limousine - 770-509-7676 or 800-723-2145
Brumfield Limousines - 404-253-5466
Greene Classic Limousines - 888-425-5466
Luxe Limousines - 404-835-2427
North Point Transportation Group - 800-865-3252 or 678-935-5000
Top Tier Limousines and Coaches - 404-853-LIMO
Public Transportation Marta - Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority
Driving in Atlanta Major Highways
Interstate 20 East and West
Interstate 75 North and South
Interstate 85 North
Interstate 185 South
Interstate 285 Circles Atlanta

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