Complete with a rich and dynamic history, the city of Cartersville has a variety of options for housing and entertainment. Cartersville boasts of the historic Etowah Indian Mounds which date back to 1000 A.D. This historic site offers a museum and various activities to let visitors learn about the history and culture of the Etowah Indians.
In addition to a number of museums, Cartersville has a Recreation Department offering a wide variety of programs including: football, soccer, gymnastics, swimming, and tennis for both youth and adults. Shopping abounds within and around the historic area of Cartersville. Located near the Etowah River and Lake Allatoona, residents can find plenty of ways to keep busy rain or shine.
Cartersville is also home to several large manufacturing companies, giving families and individuals a vast amount of nearby employment opportunities. Georgia Power, Zep Commercial, and Anheuser-Busch among many others all call this Northern Atlanta city home.
Among the approximate 19,000 people who live in Cartersville, a few notable individuals have been raised within the city’s rolling hills. Actor Wayne Knight who plays the character “Newman” from Seinfield grew up here. Also country music singer, Cledus Judd and Miami Dolphins running back, Ronnie Brown have lived here as well. Consider making Cartersville your home with all that this city has to offer.