Nestled in the Piney Woods of Northeast Texas, Atlanta is a thriving and vibrant community of 5,700 people. Just 20 minutes south of the twin city of Texarkana, USA, Atlanta is located just off of Highway 59, almost directly between the Dallas-Ft. Worth Metroplex and Little Rock, Arkansas. Enjoy the small town atmosphere with the possibility of traveling a few hours down the road for a complete change of scenery. An hour down the road from Shreveport and Bossier City, Louisiana and just five hours from Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, Memphis, Tennessee and Houston, Texas.
Atlanta is a full service municipality furnishing full police and fire protection, EMS paramedic level service, award-wining school system, a city library, area parks with sparkling rivers and lakes for camping, fishing and swimming, forest trails for hiking and biking, and the Hall-Miller Municipal Airport. One of the 40 Certified Retirement Communities in the Texas, Atlanta has undergone a rigorous application process making us proud to exceed the needs and desires of retirees.
Graphic Packaging, Wal-Mart, Bowie Cass Electric and Texas Department of Transportation are among the biggest employers in the area. CHRISTUS St. Michael Hospital - Atlanta, also a major employer, has served Cass County and a four-state region of Texas, Arkansas, Oklahoma and Louisiana since 1972. The Atlanta Independent School District features four campuses and more than 2,000 students. Texarkana College is situated on a 90-acre campus, which contains a two-acre nature reserve. The college offers more than 60 degrees and certificates as well as extracurricular activities and honors programs.Achieve your Texas real estate dreams by contacting United Country Real Estate | Double Creek Land and Homes in Atlanta, TX today. Our more than 90 years of innovation will ensure all your needs are met.