If you are looking for a great small town, with a lower cost of living, river access, and family-friendly activities, Euharlee just might be the perfect location for your next home. Great neighborhoods with large affordable homes nestled between Atlanta and Chattanooga…these are just a few of the reasons many families choose to live in Euharlee.
Lower Cost of Living
If you are looking for an affordable place to call home with proximity to the city, Euharlee is a good place to look, where most homes range from $150,000 to $300,000. According to Bestplaces.net Cost of Living Index, Euharlee’s cost of living is 95.8, meaning its cheaper than the US average of 100. Housing is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference (1). Homes are reasonably priced, and most are a great value for the money. Property taxes are the lowest in Bartow at 2.95%. of the assessed value (2). Plus, Euharlee is still very accessible to jobs in Bartow, North Cobb, and Floyd, and the median salary is $58,036 (3).
Luxury Riverside Living
Do you enjoy the great outdoors and waterfront living? Euharlee boasts two riverside neighborhoods featuring luxury homes on the Etowah River. The newest 100-acre development, Etowah Bends, boasts 28 large lots with lot sizes ranging from 3-7 acres. All lots have river access. Seven available lots have river frontage (4).
Don’t want that much land? Shaw Woods is a large, established neighborhood that offers many luxury homes on lots under an acre with both river access and frontage. Homes range in age from under a year to almost 20 years depending on the development phase. Prices start in the high 200’s.
Euharlee is all about families. The city council makes family-friendly events a priority. Seasonal events such as The Easter Egg Hunt, Food Truck Fridays in the summer, and the Fall Festival are among residential favorites. The city’s largest park, Joe Cowan, is the perfect place for any event, game, or just to hang out. It boasts walking trails, a tot play area, tennis courts, multi-use fields, basketball courts, indoor and outdoor batting cages, baseball and softball fields and a fully functional concession stand (5).
Kate Gobbi, director of the Euharlee Welcome Center & History Museum, stated in a recent article, “The new special events steering committee that the city council established last fall — they really have taken [the egg hunt] and run with it this year. Just like a lot of our other events, like the fall festival [and] some of the camps we’ve done in the past, we like to provide fun, family events for our community. We really like to be able to make things accessible for all children, no matter what your income level is, no matter what your background is,” (6).
Location, Location, Location!
Euharlee boasts small town living with big city opportunity. One resident’s review says it best “Euharlee is a quaint little town with great access to nearby cities as well as the bustling metropolis of Atlanta. The town provides a balance of the quiet, bucolic rural experience and opportunity,” (7).
Euharlee is located almost equidistant from the great cities of Atlanta and Chattooga and is just outside of Cartersville. Many residents enjoy the employment and business opportunities of the larger cities and then come home to the peace and quiet that Euharlee offers. Another resident review sums it up, “Great place to live and raise a family. Far enough for the city to not worry about locking your doors at night, but close enough to do day trips and be at home and sleep in your own bed at night. Smack in the middle of 2 airports so you can fly from Atlanta or Chattanooga. Small town living and beautiful community,”(7).
If you are looking for a budget-friendly place to raise your children with plenty of opportunity and family-friendly activities, consider calling Euharlee “home”.
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