Located in Georgia, United States, the city of Smyrna is located in the Atlanta metropolitan area.
The character of Smyrna is exemplified by its relaxed ambience. There are around 30 public green spaces nearby for residents to discover, such as Ward Park and Brinkley Park, and they are very well-distributed, which results in them being easy to access from most locations within this part of the Atlanta metropolitan area. This city is reasonably quiet overall, as the streets are peaceful - however some areas can be quite loud, especially close to Interstate 285, the airport (Dobbins Air Reserve Base) or one of the railway lines.
In Smyrna, roughly 45% of buildings are single detached homes, while the remainder are mainly large apartment buildings, small apartment buildings, and townhouses. The average year of construction for houses in this city is 1984. This city also has a good selection of unit sizes - it is quite easy to find houses ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. The split between renters and home owners is about even.
It is often an option for property owners in this city to shop for groceries on foot. Over 50 groceries are located in the area, and the best selection can be found on streets such as Pat Mell Road. There are also a few choices for those who value nearby restaurants and cafes. In terms of education, in Smyrna, locals will commonly be able to reach primary schools on foot. On the other hand, high schools are not especially numerous and therefore not always within walking distance. Besides public schools, there are private elementary and secondary schools.
Traveling by car is very convenient in this city. It is very easy to park. However, walking is not especially feasible for property owners in Smyrna since running common errands is occasionally challenging on foot.