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 for information about downtown Decatur.

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