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All you need to know about Alpharetta

Alpharetta is a city in Georgia, USA. It lies in northern Fulton County and shares a border with the city, Johns Creek. It’s located roughly 26 miles from downtown Atlanta and has a population of 57,000. The main language spoken is English and the main currency used is the US dollar. The city has a humid subtropical climate, with mild winters and hot summers. A key business travel centre, Alpharetta plays host to top companies and excellent corporate housing.

The history of Alpharetta can be traced back to the 19th century when the town was just a trading post. In the 1830s, settlers began to arrive in the area in search of fertile farmland on which to work and raise a family. The town has seen its fair share of war and conflict, most notably in 1863, when it was subject to a smallpox epidemic. However, through all of this, it’s emerged as a prosperous and bustling town, attracting business travellers with its generous selection of corporate housing.

Today, Alpharetta is Georgia’s 12th most densely populated city and boasts some of the best schools in the United States. It also goes by the nickname “Technology City of the South”, on account of the number of tech-focused companies based there. Its major employers include Microsoft, Verizon and Morgan Stanley. These leading companies, coupled with Alpharetta’s offering of quality serviced accommodation and corporate housing, help draw business travellers from all over to the city.

Alpharetta’s points of interest include Wills Park, North Point Mall and Mansell House and Gardens. Other sights worth seeing include the brewery, Jekyll Brewing, and the Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre. We offer corporate housing and serviced apartments close to all such attractions, which means your business travel trip to Alpharetta needn’t just be work-focused.

Alpharetta is linked by the following major highways: State Route 120, State Route 140, State 372, State Route 9, and State Route 400. It’s also served by multiple bus routes. Plans are currently underway to introduce a new multi-use pathway in Alpharetta called the Alpha Loop. The closest airport to Alpharetta is Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta Airport, at 35 miles away.

Transform your business travel experience in Alpharetta with a stay in a SilverDoor serviced apartments. The corporate housing we offering in Alpharetta is perfect for business travel.