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Overview

Introduction to Peachtree City, Georgia

Peachtree City, Georgia is 27 miles SW of Atlanta, Georgia. It is in Fayette county. The city is part of the Atlanta metro area.

Peachtree City History

The area on which Peachtree City stands today was originally occupied by the Woodland Era Indians. During the 1950s, real estate developers bought 12,000 acres of land in Fayette County in order to develop a planned community. Lake Peachtree was created in 1957 when a dam was built on Lake Flat Creek. The City of Peachtree was chartered in March of 1959 and the first police and fire departments were built in 1965.

Peachtree City and nearby Attractions

  • Flat Creek Golf Club
  • Lake Kedron
  • Whitewater Country Club
  • High Museum of Art
  • Stone Mountain Park
  • Woodruff Arts Center

Things To Do In Peachtree City

The city has vast spaces of pristine parklands and gardens. It also offers facilities for a variety of sporting activities, and those interested in racing should visit the Atlanta Motor Speedway. One can also go biking and hiking at the Callaway Gardens Resort & Preserve.

Peachtree City Transportation

The William B. Hartsfield Atlanta International Airport is the nearest major airport.

Peachtree City Higher Education

Higher education can be pursued at Clayton College and State University, Atlanta Technical College, Clark Atlanta University and Morehouse College.

Demographics

People

Total Population34,988
Male Share of the Population48.8%
Female Share of the Population51.2%
Senior Citizens15.2%
Employed Population 16+16,179
Age of the Population42

Families

% of people married62.6%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher57.5%
Median Earnings25+$55,625
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$26,369

Wealth

Median Family Income$107,437
% Above Poverty Level94.2%
% Below Poverty Level5.8%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time29 minutes
% Working from Home10.6%
% Walking and Biking to Work0.4%
% Using Public Transportation0.7%

Housing

People Living Alone22.4%
Median Gross Rent$1,270
Median House Value$287,100

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)26%
German15.6%
Irish13.5%
English11.5%
Italian5%
Scottish2.7%
Polish2.7%
French Except Basque1.8%
Dutch1.5%
African1.4%
Swedish1.3%
Norwegian0.8%
Welsh0.8%
Arab0.7%
Canadian0.7%
West Indian0.6%
Lithuanian0.6%
Hungarian0.4%
Danishn0.4%
Finnish0.3%
Slovene0.3%
Syrian0.3%
Egyptian0.3%
Slovak0.2%
Austrian0.2%
Ukrainian0.2%
US Virgin Isl0.2%
Croatian0.2%
Swiss0.2%
Greek0.2%
Czech0.2%
Portuguese0.2%
Romanian0.2%
Russian0.2%
Maltese0.1%
Belgian0.1%
Lebanese0.1%
Nigerian0.1%
South African0.1%
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Peachtree City Almanac

CategoryValue
County Fayette County
Standard Zip Codes30269
Company Zip Codes31169, 30270
Phone Area Codes678,770
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude33.39
Approximate Longitude-84.56

Peachtree City Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationNEWNAN 4 NE
Distance11.4 miles
Jan Temp31 to 52 F
Apr Temp47 to 73 F
Jul Temp68 to 89 F
Oct Temp49 to 73 F
Annual Precip52.3 inches
StationEXPERIMENT
Distance20.2 miles
Jan Temp32 to 53 F
Apr Temp48 to 73 F
Jul Temp68 to 90 F
Oct Temp49 to 75 F
Annual Precip50.8 inches
StationLA GRANGE
Distance34.1 miles
Jan Temp31 to 53 F
Apr Temp46 to 73 F
Jul Temp68 to 89 F
Oct Temp49 to 73 F
Annual Precip53.3 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Brooks518$94,583
Fayetteville16,780$84,063
Senoia3,889$86,635
Sharpsburg574$100,568
Turin400$95,417
Tyrone7,121$107,250

Peachtree City Public Schools

Booth Middle School
250 S Peachtree Pkwy
ZIP: 30269
(770) 631-3240
Middle
Total Enrollment 1206
Braelinn Elementary School
975 Robinson Rd
ZIP: 30269
(770) 631-5410
Primary
Total Enrollment 514
Crabapple Lane Elementary School
450 Crabapple Ln
ZIP: 30269
(770) 487-5425
Primary
Total Enrollment 656
Huddleston Elementary School
200 Mcintosh Trl
ZIP: 30269
(770) 631-3255
Primary
Total Enrollment 642
Kedron Elementary School
200 Kedron Dr
ZIP: 30269
(770) 486-2700
Primary
Total Enrollment 537
Mcintosh High School
201 Walt Banks Rd
ZIP: 30269
(770) 631-3232
High
Total Enrollment 1664
Oak Grove Elementary School
101 Crosstown Dr
ZIP: 30269
(770) 631-3260
Primary
Total Enrollment 458
Peachtree City Elementary School
201 Wisdom Rd
ZIP: 30269
(770) 631-3250
Primary
Total Enrollment 514

Peachtree City Private Schools

St Paul Lutheran School
700 Ardenlee Pkwy
ZIP: 30269
Elementary
Total Enrollment 159
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