Peachtree City is located in western Fayette County in the southern Atlanta metro area. It has a total area of 25.4 square miles with three lakes: Lake Kedron, Lake Peachtree, and Lake McIntosh. It has a system of golf cart paths which spider across the town and provide a secondary means of access to almost any destination within city limits. Over 9,000 households own a golf cart, and use them as an extra vehicle for local transportation.
Fayetteville was founded in 1822 as the seat of the newly formed Fayette County. As of the 2010 census, there are more than 15,945 people, 6,006 households, and 4,264 families residing in the city. The Fayette County Courthouse, built in 1825 four years after the county and town’s founding, is the oldest surviving courthouse in Georgia. Pinewood Atlanta Studios opened here in 2014; the largest film and television production studio in the United States outside the state of California.
Tyrone is a town located in the northwest corner of Fayette County, bordered to the south by Peachtree City and to the west by Coweta County, across Line Creek. It has a total area of 12.9 square miles. The estimated population as of 2014 is more than 7,135. There are three public schools: Burch Elementary, Flat Rock Middle, and Sandy Creek High School.
Brooks is located in southern Fayette County, 13 miles south of Fayetteville and 12 miles southeast of Peachtree City. It has a total area of 4.4 square miles. As of the census of 2000, there are more than 553 people, 195 households, and 165 families residing in the town. Today, Brooks is still considered to be rural, a residential area that many people are moving to.
Woolsey is located in southeastern Fayette County along Georgia State Route 92. 7 miles south of Fayetteville. It has a total area of 0.84 square miles. As of the census of 2000, there are more than 175 people, 57 households, and 49 families residing in the town. Woolsey is the smallest town in Fayette County, but predictions show that it will steadily grow.
Newnan is the county seat of Coweta County, approximately 40 miles southwest of Atlanta. It has a total area of 18.6 square miles, and as of the 2010 census, the population is more than 33,039, a growth rate of 103.4% since its population of 16,242 in 2000. It established in 1828 and was largely untouched by the Civil War due to its status as a hospital city for both Union and Confederate troops; as a result it still features much antebellum architecture. It is located in the center of Coweta County and Interstate 85 passes through the eastern side of the city, with access from exits 41 and 47.
Sharpsburg is located in eastern Coweta County. It has a total area of 0.60 square miles, As of the census of 2000, there are more than 316 people, 125 households, and 86 families residing in the town. Public education in Sharpsburg is operated by Coweta County School System, and private schools in the town include Trinity Christian School and Central Christian School.
Senoia is located in southeastern Coweta County, bordered to the north by Peachtree City and located 35 minutes away from Atlanta. Its population is more than 3,307 according to the 2010 census. It has a total area of 5.4 square miles. It has been chosen twice to host the Southern Living Idea House (2010 and 2012), and is the location of Riverwood Studios, principal studio for famous productions such as “The Walking Dead”