Canton serves as the county seat for Cherokee County, one of Atlanta’s fastest growing and most desirable counties in the metro-Atlanta region. Central to the county, Canton is often referred to as the gateway to the Blue Ridge Mountains. It is located on I-575 and has balanced its growth by preserving some of the most historic homes, repurposing the Cotton Mills for loft apartments, and creating multiple parks alongside the Etowah River flowing through the city.
Downtown Canton has multiple attractions, including The Canton Theater, The Cherokee Arts Center, fine dining, parks and a town square that hosts regular activities. Canton is home to the Bobby Jones Golf Course and has served generations of golfers as one of the most popular courses in Georgia. Canton also has the distinction as home for Northside Hospital Cherokee the newest of the hospitals in the system opened in 2017, employing 600 physicians and 1700 employees. Find Canton homes for sale below. Contact us to get started in your home buying search in the Canton area.