Marietta, Georgia Houses for Sale

Marietta is located in the northwest part of the state of Georgia and a city and seat of Cobb County and sits on the northwest part of Atlanta that is along the Blue Ridge foothills. It was thought that the first settlement that existed in the area in the 1820s. It was said that the area was named after the wife of a prominent legislator and jurist, Thomas W. Cobb. The town’s growth was stimulated upon the arrival of the Western and Atlantic Railroad in the 1840s. A major battle took place in the site during the American Civil War that was fought at the Kennesaw Mountain in the western part of Marietta. Marietta was occupied by the Union troops subsequently, who then burned the city upon their departure in November of 1864.

Marietta, GA Prices for Houses for Sale

602,955 +13%
485,370 +15%

Relative Price (per sqft.)


Listings of Marietta Homes for Purchase

880 +6%
1,096 -7%

Market Duration of Homes Sold

25 -8%

Crime & Safety

Police Officers 132  
Police Civilians 46  
Total Arrests 1,376 (2020)
Total Incidents 3,810 (2020)
CrimeScore 32.89  
National Rank 3419th  
Statewide Rank 132nd  

Local Statistics

Population 60,786 (0.00%)
House Size (sqft.) 2,361 (-6.19%)

Criminal Offenses

Animal Cruelty 3
Arson 3
Assault Offenses 642
Burglary/Breaking & Entering 177
Counterfeiting/Forgery 16
Destruction/Damage/Vandalism of Property 475
Drug/Narcotic Offenses 760
Extortion/Blackmail 3
Fraud Offenses 16
Homicide Offenses 4
Human Trafficking 19
Kidnapping/Abduction 10
Larceny/Theft Offenses 1,424
Motor Vehicle Theft 198
Pornography/Obscene Material 3
Prostitution Offenses 1
Robbery 68
Sex Offenses 18
Sex Offenses, Non-forcible 3
Stolen Property Offenses 64
Weapon Law Violations 43

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