If you are looking for Atlanta apartments in the northwest region, Mableton is a great town to consider. Very close to the downtown area, it offers proximity in addition to a more suburban feel. Another town to the northwest that is worth looking at is Hiram. Although it is a very small city at a little over 1,000 people, it is still quite close to Atlanta. If you are hoping for a town with a rural feel to it, Hiram may be the perfect choice. Another city in the region is Austell. This friendly town is located in Cobb County and it has approximately 6,700 residents. With five neighborhood parks and two community parks, nature has its place in this community. Recreational opportunities here include city sports leagues, tennis, picnicking and playgrounds for children. Access to other cities is convenient from Austell, as both Interstate 20 and Interstate 285 are close by.