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ABOUT GRANT PARK

A gift to the city of Atlanta in 1883, Grant Park now welcomes over two million visitors each year. The popularity of the park grew with the addition of the zoo (1889) and Cyclorama (1893). Today, Grant Park is the oldest surviving city park in Atlanta. It now encompasses 131.5 acres.

GRANT PARK`s economy since the late 20th century has a broad industrial base in energy, manufacturing, aeronautics, and transportation. Leading in healthcare sectors and building oilfield equipment, GRANT PARK has the second most Fortune 500 headquarters . municipality within its city limits.The Port of GRANT PARK ranks first in international waterborne tonnage handled and second in total cargo tonnage handled. GRANT PARK has become a global city, with strengths in culture, medicine, and research. The city has a population from various ethnic and religious backgrounds and a large and growing international community. GRANT PARK is the most diverse metropolitan area and has been described as the most racially and ethnically diverse major metropolis. It is home to many cultural institutions and exhibits, which attract more than 7 million visitors a year to the Museum District. GRANT PARK has an active visual and performing arts scene in the Theater District and offers year-round resident companies in all major performing arts.

LIVING IN GRANT PARK

The Grant Park neighborhood was built around Grant Park, a 131-acre green space and recreational area. One of Atlanta’s oldest residential neighborhoods, it occupies over 430 acres of rolling terrain southeast Atlanta. The majority of the structures in the Grant Park neighborhood are residential but the area also includes the school buildings, churches, neighborhood commercial clusters and recreational buildings that have served the historic neighborhood. Rambling Victorian era mansions and small cottages, early twentieth century bungalows and many brick paved sidewalks characterize the neighborhood. A majority of the structures were built from the late nineteenth to the early twentieth century. Large two-story mansions were constructed face the park, more modest two-story, modified Queen Anne, frame dwellings were constructed on surrounding streets, one-story Victorian era cottages and Craftsman bungalows predominate in the streets to the east of the park.

GRANT PARK Zip: 30307

THINGS TO DO IN GRANT PARK

Grant Park refers to the oldest city park in Atlanta, Georgia, United States, as well as the Victorian neighborhood surrounding it.

The economy of GRANT PARK has been considered diverse with dominant sectors including defense, financial services, information technology, telecommunications, and transportation. GRANT PARK is home to 9 Fortune 500 companies within the city limits. The GRANT PARK metroplex hosts additional Fortune 500 companies, including Airlines . Over 41 colleges and universities are in its metropolitan area which is the most of any metropolitan area in GRANT PARK. The GRANT PARK has a population from a myriad of ethnic and religious backgrounds and one of the largest LGBT communities.