Kennesaw, Georgia is a premiere destination for families and businesses looking to relocate in the Atlanta metropolitan area.
Small town charm with big city amenities
The City’s approximately 32,000 residents enjoy Kennesaw as a great place to live, learn, work and play. The City’s combination of small town charm and big city amenities provides access to:
- excellent educational resources
- first-rate parks, greenspaces, public buildings, and athletic facilities
- high quality and affordable recreation programs
- safe, well-maintained neighborhoods and central business district
History and culture thrive
Kennesaw takes great pride in protecting and managing its historical and cultural resources for future generations.
Kennesaw delivers on quality of life
Kennesaw’s Parks & Recreation programs, special events and facilities, efficient street and sanitation services, environmental initiatives, and a strong, caring Police Department play central roles in supporting and sustaining our livability and economic vitality.
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Kennesaw Hot Spots
Residents know Kennesaw as a great place to live, learn, work and play. The city’s combination of small town charm, a great location in northern Cobb County, and plenty of parks, green spaces and cultural facilities, offers an outstanding quality of life.
Neighboring Kennesaw State University, the third largest university in Georgia, offers not only outstanding educational programs but also excellent sports and entertainment options.
Visit Smith-Gilbert Gardens and take a leisurely stroll through verdant plants, flowers, and original sculptures. Or take in the downtown attractions around Depot Park and learn about Civil War history at the Smithsonian affiliated Southern Museum.
Pack a picnic lunch and head to Swift-Cantrell Park, watch the skateboarders on the Street League certified plaza and in the bowl and flow course, and don’t forget to let Rover run in the dog park. And Kennesaw has a well earned reputation for putting on the best festivals in the area, including the annual Big Shanty Arts & Crafts Festival and the Pigs & Peaches BBQ Festival.