Cherokee County Real Estate
Home to both Reinhardt University and Kennesaw University, Cherokee County is an up-and-coming area full of amazing educational opportunities and the perfect mix of rural and suburban beauty. Whether you’re looking for rolling pastures for your dream ranch or you want a neighborhood inviting for kids, Cherokee County has the space for you. Some of its most noteworthy towns include Woodstock, Ball Ground, Canton, and Holly Springs, and you certainly won’t want to miss out on the beautiful historic downtown areas of each!
Economic opportunities are coming quickly in Cherokee County, including a booming film industry. Cherokee has been the site of several large Hollywood productions in the past few years, including the Tom Cruise Film American Made as well as Diary of a Wimpy Kid, The Long Haul, Champion, and Hidden Figures. Canton Marketplace offers centralized shopping and dining, and the downtown Canton, Woodstock and Ball Ground areas abound with fantastic mixed use areas perfect for convenient living, dining, entertainment, community events and local shopping options. The newly opened Mill on the Etowah in Canton has revitalized the 100+ year old mills into a great commercial district. Reformation Brewing opened a facility there with active Cornhole leagues and gigantic outdoor pavilion overlooking the outdoor amphitheater. Thrive Coworking is housed there as well, with trendy and convenient co-working facilities perfect for small businesses, field offices and remote workers and is ideal for collaboration. There are several restaurants and shops as well as a local church in the complex as well. Woodstock has extensive townhome, condo and apartment locations in the heart of downtown, within walking distance to fine dining like Reel, Chamber House, J. Christopher’s and more. Greenspaces and outdoor entertainment venues, a local brewery and plenty of shopping, along with easy access to Hwy. 575 and the Atlanta Outlet Shoppes at Ridgewalk make it a prime place to live, work and shop. Around the corner, you’ll find the new Wellstar Cherokee Health Park, and up the road in Canton is the growing Northside Hospital, providing ample healthcare, provider options for virtually any insurance plans.
There is still a lot of country left in Cherokee County, near these growing communities. Quiet towns like Waleska, Ball Ground, Macedonia, Nelson and North Canton offer tranquil slices of nature with the benefits of nearby shopping, dining, employment opportunities and great schools. Cherokee schools, from Avery Elementary to Creekview, Sequoyah and Cherokee High Schools are all highly rated by residents. You’ll find plenty of extracurricular opportunities for your kids, too, from football and baseball, to horseback riding, karate, swimming at the Y in Canton or at the Cherokee Aquatic Center off Sixes Rd, kayaking on the Etowah and hiking in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains, there is something for everyone.
No matter what you’re looking for, there’s something for you in Cherokee County!