WHAT YOU SHOULD KNOW BEFORE YOU MOVE TO GEORGIA    

HISTORY & CULTURE

Georgia is home to some of the biggest names in the corporate sector like Coca Cola, UPS and Home Depot. Some famous folks from here include Martin Luther King Jr., Sugar Ray Robinson and Alan Jackson.

SWEET AS A GEORGIA PEACH

Georgians love their sweet tea; Brunswick Stew; Jekyll Island; Ebenezer Baptist Church; Buckner’s Family Restaurant (serving the best fried chicken in the State); Slice of Brookhaven; Havana Club; and Savannah!

CLIMATE

This state is very humid and is characterized by mild temperatures from winter time cool to hot summers. Georgia is surrounded by Blue Ridge Mountains, Appalachians, Piedmont Plateau & Central Plain.

DRIVERS LICENSE

It is important to update your out-of-state driver’s license. You have 30 days after your relocation to the state to do just that - just stop by any local DMV to start the process.

REAL ESTATE

Georgia homes are listed at an average price of $254,359 with the median sales price at just above $172,000. For more info, visit the Georgia Association of Realtors.

MOVING & STORAGE

One of the secrets to successful relocation is working with a reputable company. Before your move to Georgia, be sure to check with the US DOT or the FMSCA to make sure your mover is legitimate.

100 Fun Things to Do in Georgia

There are so many cool, hidden, and unusual things to do in Georgia, but we only had room for 100! Check out this article by Atlas Obscura for some fun things to do when you arrive.

Stone Mountain Park

Georgia's most popular attraction, Stone Mountain features a variety of family activities. With 3,200 acres of natural beauty, adventure awaits as you discover themed attractions & many natural & historic sights.

The World of Coca-Cola

World of Coca-Cola at Pemberton Place is the only place where you can explore the fascinating story of Coca‑Cola – the world’s most popular beverage brand. Be sure to check out the Georgia Aquarium next door!