Advertising in Atlanta


Established in 1837, Atlanta is the capital and the most populous city in the state of Georgia. It is the center of the city’s metropolitan area and the ninth largest in the U.S. Since 1998, the Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport has been the world’s busiest airport.

The city of Atlanta has a diverse economy but is prominent in logistics, service industry, media operations, and information technology. Its economy is considered the fifteenth best in the world and the sixth for the nation. Atlanta has focused on revitalizing neighborhoods during the twenty-first century; being the host for the 1996 Olympics inspired some of those rejuvenating projects.

  • Estimated Population :486,290
  • Foreign born :7.00%
  • Language other than English spoken at home :9.80%
  • High school graduates :89.50%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher :48.30%
  • Median Household income :$49,398
  • Per Capita income :$38,686
  • Population per sq. mile :3,154
  • White :40.10%,Black or African :52.40%,American Indian :0.30%,Asian :4.00%,Others :3.20%

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Events in Atlanta


January
  • Atlanta Boat Show
  • Metro Montage
  • Vegas in Vinings
February
  • Best of Atlanta
  • Atlanta Garden and Patio Show
  • Southeastern Flower Show
March
  • Atlanta Passion Play
  • Junior League Tour of Kitchens
  • Conyers Cherry Blossom Festival
April
  • Atlanta Dogwood Festival
  • Swing into Spring
  • Atlanta Spring Home Show
May
  • Decatur Arts Festival
  • Relay for Life
  • Spring Jonquil Festival
June
  • Georgia Shakespeare Festival
  • Avondale in Bloom GardenWalk & Marketplace
  • Battle Anniversary
July
  • Braselton Summer Concert Series
  • Fantastic Fourth Celebration
  • Roswell's July 4th Extravaganza
August
  • Jewish Festival
  • Atlanta Underground Film Festival
  • Montreaux Atlanta International Music Festival
September
  • College Football
  • Atlanta Greek Festival
  • Atlanta Book Festival
October
  • Autumn Oaks Festival
  • National Healthy Leg Day
  • Strut for Mutts
November
  • Furr Ball Auction
  • Lighting of the Holiday Tree
  • Fantasy In Lights at Callaway
December
  • Festival of Trees & Lights
  • Christmas at Callanwolde
  • Peach Bowl Parade

Business & Education in Atlanta


  • The city is home to ten Fortune 500 companies. They are Home Depot, United Parcel Services, Coca-Cola, Delta Air Lines, Southern, Genuine Parts, First Data, SunTrust Banks, Coco-Cola Enterprises, and Newell Rubbermaid. Other companies of note headquartered in Atlanta, GA include Boomerang TV Channel, Gray Television, Turner Broadcasting System, CNN, and Herschend Family Entertainment.
  • There are two public universities located within the city limits: Georgia Institute of Technology public and Georgia State University. Private colleges in the city include Emory University, Clark Atlanta University, Morehouse College, Spelman College, Interdenominational Theological Center, and Savannah College of Art and Design.