andy Springs is one of the best places in the U.S. to do business. Located in Atlanta’s dynamic metro north and less than an hour from the world’s busiest airport, the second largest city in the metro Atlanta area offers ready access to domestic and global markets, a highly educated work force, choice of fine homes and good schools. A robust community of Fortune 500 corporations, mid-size companies, and new businesses enjoy a low tax rate and award-winning municipal services. The City balances the best of modern southern living: high-rise towers and riding stables, world-class medical center and national river corridor, international consulates and neighborhoods that resemble botanical gardens.
Lighting the skies with the City’s annual fireworks display.
Location, Location, Location.
With an extensive local road access to Interstate 285, Georgia Highway 400 and access to 3 MARTA stations, Sandy Springs makes a great choice for business service providers. Perhaps that is why Sandy Springs has one of the highest ratios of Fortune 500 companies per capita in the U.S., including the worldwide headquarters for UPS and Newell Rubbermaid. Other headquartered companies include In addition, UPS, Newell Rubbermaid, Graphics Packaging, and Cox Enterprises.
Metro Atlanta has is now recognized as one of the top three locations for technology companies, from information security to financial transaction processing. And Sandy Springs is at the center of this growth, due to access to a highly-educated workforce and the transportation infrastructure to get them to work.
Quality of Life
In Sandy Springs, residents get the best of both worlds; they can live a relaxed life in a tree-lined setting while still being able to take advantage of the City’s urban amenities. Forbes ranked the City as one of America’s Top Towns to Live Well. Sandy Springs boasts nationally recognized public schools and world-class private schools, ensuring all students in the area the opportunity to receive a quality education. The City is served by 7 public elementary schools, 2 public middle schools and 2 high public high schools. In addition, there are 41 private schools that serve the area.