largest population increase of U.S. metros from 2017 to 2018
[U.S. Census Bureau, 2019]
city where African Americans are doing the best economically
state to do business for seven consecutive years
[Site Selection Magazine, 2019]
TOP FOR TECH
The tech scene is flocking east to take advantage of Atlanta's affordability, talent, strong community and funding opportunities.
With the cost of living surpassing salary growth on the West Coast, ATL is the right choice for tech companies. And Forbes named Atlanta one of the country's new tech hubs.
ENGINEERED FOR GROWTH
Innovation is in Atlanta's DNA. Tech jobs have grown by 20% more than the national average since 2010, boosting the state's economy by $113 billion. With that momentum, your opportunities are virtually endless.
The film industry is credited with more than $4.6 million in wages and a $9.5 billion economic impact statewide.
Georgia is the top filming site in the U.S. thanks to blockbusters like "Hunger Games," "Baby Driver" and "Black Panther." TV hits "The Walking Dead," "Stranger Things" and "Being Mary Jane" make up the scene. And Tyler Perry Studios, Pinewood Atlanta Studios and Areu Bros. Studios all call ATL home.
More than 54 colleges and universities around the Atlanta area create a talent pool unlike anywhere else in the southeast. Tack on all the jobs up for grabs — and that's why the smartest choose Atlanta.
A Big City with Even Bigger Companies
Atlanta is home to 16 Fortune 500 companies, plus some of the world's most beloved brands. Build a career filled with perks. Or take advantage of all the opportunities for agencies and consultants — you'll get to do business with the companies that shake up industries.