North Metro Atlanta's "Golden Corridor"
Steeped in history and heaped with accolades Roswell, GA was listed as #76 by CNN for its list of the Top 100 Places to Live in the US in 2010. The town was named one of the Top Three Cities in the Nation to Raise Your Family. Roswell was listed third in the book, Best Places to Raise Your Family, released by Frommer's. "Atlanta Magazine's" Best Place to Live in Metro Atlanta: Roswell was honored twice by "Atlanta Magazine" as the best place to live in the metro area.
Roswell was named the 6th Best Place to Retire in the United States by Black Enterprise Magazine. And if that is not enough, according to City Crime Rankings Roswell is ranked as the 18th Safest City in the United States and the safest in the state of Georgia!
Roswell's Historic DistrictFor those who revel in history, Roswell's Historic District offers 640 acres of vintage homes, historic sites, museums, monuments, churches and cemeteries, with 122 acres of area listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The Roswell Visitors Center offers a self-guided tour booklet of Roswell's Historic District and a Civil War brochure highlighting events and sites.
Roswell, GA: Community & CultureRoswell residents enjoy a family-oriented, safe and attractive community that respects the natural environment, protects its historic character, offers excellent public schools and celebrates its culture. The city strives for progress with an eye to the future. It is developing plans for future growth and development, preparing for its continued economic success. The 2030 Comprehensive Land Use Plan: "Imagine Roswell 2030," provides a vision for the future – how Roswell, as a community, wants to grow and mature. The plan includes direction, tools, and strategies so that future economic development reflects shared values and long-term goals for a vibrant, thriving Roswell.
Roswell is included in North Metro Atlanta's "Golden Corridor" which includes other North Fulton communities of Alpharetta, Johns Creek, Milton, Mountain Park and Sandy Springs. Zip Codes for these areas include 30328, 30350, 30075, 30075, 30009, 30022.