Atlanta, Georgia
City of Atlanta
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Official seal of Atlanta, Georgia
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Nickname(s): 
The city in a Forest, The ATL, The A, Nicknames of Atlanta
Motto(s): 
Resurgens (Latin for rising again)
City highlighted in Fulton County, location of Fulton County in the state of Georgia
City highlighted in Fulton County, location of Fulton County in the state of Georgia
Atlanta is located in Georgia (U.S. state)
Atlanta
Atlanta
Location within Georgia
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Coordinates: 33°45′18″N 84°23′24″WCoordinates33°45′18″N 84°23′24″W
Country  United States
State  Georgia
Counties FultonDeKalb
Terminus 1837
Marthasville 1843
City of Atlanta December 29, 1847
Government
 • Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms (D)
 • Body Atlanta City Council
Area
 • State capital and city 134.0 sq mi (347.1 km2)
 • Land 133.2 sq mi (344.9 km2)
 • Water 0.8 sq mi (2.2 km2)
 • Urban
1,963 sq mi (5,080 km2)
 • Metro
8,376 sq mi (21,690 km2)
Elevation
738 to 1,050 ft (225 to 320 m)
Population 
 • State capital and city 420,003 (US: 38th)
 • Estimate 
(2017)[10]
486,290
 • Density 3,547/sq mi (1,370/km2)
 • Urban
4,975,300
 • Urban density 5,180/sq mi (1,999/km2)
 • Metro
5,884,736[7] (9th)
 • Metro density 1,350/sq mi (522/km2)
 • CSA
6,451,262[8] (11th)
 • Demonym
Atlantan[9]
Time zone UTC−5 (EST)
 • Summer (DST) UTC−4 (EDT)
ZIP Codes
30060, 30301–30322, 30324–30334, 30336–30350, 30340, 30353, 30363
Area codes 404/678/470/770
FIPS code 13-04000[11]
GNIS feature ID 0351615[12]
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Website atlantaga.gov