Smyrna Real Estate The jonquil city with beautiful parks, thriving businesses, great locations, and bright plans for the future.
Smyrna is part of the Atlanta metropolitan area, located about 1 mile northwest of the Atlanta city limits, and with Smyrna’s downtown about 10 miles from downtown Atlanta. Smyrna is also near Vinings, Marietta, Mableton, Sandy Springs and the Buckhead district of Atlanta. Several major roadways such as I-285, Cobb Parkway, Atlanta Road, and South Cobb Drive pass through the municipality.
Downtown Smyrna includes a library, retail and mixed-use development, and city hall. Downtown Smyrna’s community center provides town residents with gyms, racquetball courts, a game room, a walking track, several dance and fitness classes, as well as sports leagues. The Market Village development in the city center has several open-air concerts and festivals throughout the year. The city has several parks such as Cobb Park and Jonquil Park (just to name a field) with athletic fields for organized sports like baseball, softball, and soccer. Smyrna parks also provide playgrounds and recreation areas throughout the city for cycling, walking, picnicking, swimming, tennis, and community gardening.
Hiking and biking enthusiasts will love Smyrna’s many trails, most notably the historic Silver Comet Trail which begins in Smyrna and runs sixty miles west to the Georgia border where it connects with Alabama’s Chief Ladiga Trail, stretching an additional thirty miles into the Heart of Dixie before ending in Anniston.
Smyrna is conveniently located close to major shopping districts like Cumberland Mall and the Cobb Galleria, and is also convenient to the Atlanta Braves’ new home at SunTrust Park.