Alpharetta is a beautiful community located approximately 20 minutes north of Atlanta up the GA 400 corridor. Its convenient location makes it one of the most desirable communities to live and work in North Atlanta. Most of Alpharetta is located in North Fulton County, however, a small portion of Alpharetta on the northeast corner is located in Forsyth County and a small portion of Alpharetta on the northwest corner is located in Cherokee County. Alpharetta offers a vibrant downtown area that is booming with numerous shops and restaurants, new condomminiums, new townhouses and new single family homes. Greenspace has always been part of Alpharetta which offers numerous parks including Wills Park near downtown Alpharetta, the Big Creek Greenway which offers miles of walking and biking trails and the new Alpha loop. Alpharetta's award winning schools are a draw to the area which features single family home communities of all sizes with a median sales price of $444,625 and an average sales price of $501,008 in 2019. New mixed used developments including Avalon and Halcyon offer upscale shops and restaurants and offer regular events that bring the community together.