Why Atlanta, Georgia?

  1. Atlanta metropolitan population is more than 5.4 million
  2. 2nd fastest growing metropolitan area 2000 to 2010
  3. 9th largest metropolitan area in the United States
  4. Busiest airport in the world
  5. 4th highest concentration of Fortune 500 companies headquarters in the US, including Home Depot, Coca Cola, UPS and Delta Airlines
  6. Vacancy rate of 8.12% against the national average of 10.5%
  7. Per capita income of $37,480 against the national average of $27,041
  8. Ranked number 2 in the United States for job growth 2010 to 2014
    (Sources: U.S. Census Bureau, Airports Council International, Fortune 500, Moody’s, Sperlings)

Case Study – Atlanta

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