Atlanta, Georgia
City of Atlanta
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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
CountiesFultonDeKalb
Terminus1837
Marthasville1843
City of AtlantaDecember 29, 1847
Government
 • MayorKeisha Lance Bottoms (D)
 • BodyAtlanta City Council
Area
 • State capital and city134.0 sq mi (347.1 km2)
 • Land133.2 sq mi (344.9 km2)
 • Water0.8 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 city420,003 (US: 38th)
 • Estimate 
(2017)[10]
486,290
 • Density3,547/sq mi (1,370/km2)
 • Urban
4,975,300
 • Urban density5,180/sq mi (1,999/km2)
 • Metro
5,884,736[7] (9th)
 • Metro density1,350/sq mi (522/km2)
 • CSA
6,451,262[8] (11th)
 • Demonym
Atlantan[9]
Time zoneUTC−5 (EST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−4 (EDT)
ZIP Codes
30060, 30301–30322, 30324–30334, 30336–30350, 30340, 30353, 30363
Area codes404/678/470/770
FIPS code13-04000[11]
GNIS feature ID0351615[12]
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Websiteatlantaga.gov