With so many companies and jobs moving to Atlanta, it is no surprise that the suburbs of Atlanta are also booming. Fayette county is located south of Atlanta and offers convenient access to the city as well as Hartsfield Jackson International Airport. While Fayette county is comprised of five quaint towns and cities to call home, the two that are the most popular are Peachtree City and Fayetteville.
Peachtree City, or PTC as the locals call it, is a charmed community located in Fayette county, just south of Atlanta. The beautiful landscape and the friendly nature of PTC is what attracts young professionals, families, retirees and everyone in between. Golf carts are common sightings on the streets of PTC as designated golf cart specific paths run through the whole community, providing convenient car free transportation that all PTC has to offer. The Avenue provides a plethora of shopping and dining options, and an affluent setting for a night out or a family brunch. During the holidays, The Avenue hosts several events that will get you in the holiday spirit, including a celebratory tree lighting. Peachtree City is also home to some of the highest rated schools in Fayette county, including McIntosh high school.
LBB Inside Tip: When in Peachtree city be sure to check out the Lake Peachtree Loop Trail. This gorgeous, paved 3.8-mile trail outlines the stunning border of Lake Peachtree. Ideal for walking, jogging, or training for the famous PTC Triathlon, this trail will take your breath away in more ways than one.
Fayetteville is the county seat for Fayette County and is located only 22 miles from downtown Atlanta. This up and coming suburb boasts a close-knit community and local gems, making this a top place to live for young families. The courthouse square offers a picturesque setting for community events and is lined with local eats and shops. Fayetteville is also the location of the famous Pinewood studios which has been the birth place of many popular films, including the Marvel series. Adjacent to the studio, Pinewood Forest community is set to include decadent dining, shops, and living options further adding to the charm and culture of Fayetteville.
LBB Inside Tip: If you are looking for your new taco obsession, look no further than Fayetteville’s El Reposo. With exceptionally friendly service partnered with authentic Mexican cuisine, this spot has quickly become a favorite amongst Fayette county locals and people all over the Atlanta area.
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