Decatur, Georgia, located just a few miles east of the city of Atlanta, has a traditional small-town feel plus the sophistication and excitement of a college town. 

Named after Stephen Decatur, a 19th century US Naval hero, Decatur retains a strong connection to its history, while preparing for the future with managed growth and responsible development. 

It is home to a host of fine eateries, shops, and galleries, many of which are easy to walk to from the Agnes Scott College campus. Click here to see a map of restaurants and shops.

Learn more about Decatur’s Points of Interest as well as community activitiesbusiness, and city government.