1. Porsche Cars North American Experience Center
2. Clayton County Performing Arts Center
3. The Beach at Clayton County International Park
4. Atlanta State Farmers Market
5. Georgia Archives
Clayton County, Georgia
Located 30 minutes south of Atlanta, Clayton County offers easy access to Interstates 75, 85, 285 and 675, along with rail service from Norfolk Southern and CSX and Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport. It is the only county in the Atlanta area to be classified as a Foreign Trade Zone.
- Southern Regional Medical Center
- FedEx Ground
- Clayton State University
- Gate Gourmet
- Chime Solutions
- Fresh Express
Clayton County Main Attractions
Clayton County, Georgia Demographics
Familes & Kids
With Kids 29%
Travel to Work
Big Clayton County Employers
Southern Regional Medical Center0 on Forbes 500
Emory Healthcare0 on Forbes 500
Clayton State University0 on Forbes 500
Gate Gourmet0 on Forbes 500
Chime Solutions0 on Forbes 500
Fresh Express0 on Forbes 500
FedEx Ground0 on Forbes 500
Clayton County Area Cities
Forest Park was originally founded by farming families with an influx of railroad employees, but today is home to more than 20,000 people and has become a viable center for commerce.
The county seat of Clayton, Jonesboro is known as the official “home” of Margaret Mitchell’s “Gone With the Wind” and maintains its historic atmosphere with stately homes and beautiful landscapes.
Lake City’s pride and joy is the Lake City Community Center, a nearly 5,000-square-foot multi-use facility designed for weddings, birthday parties, reunions and city meetings.
Morrow is home to Clayton State University, the Southeast Region Branch of U.S. Archives, the Georgia Archives, Reynolds Nature Preserve and Spivey Hall, a stunning performance center.
Lovejoy, known as “The City of Peace,” is growing rapidly but strives to maintain the small-town community atmosphere that continues to attract residents and businesses.
Riverdale is located only about five miles south of Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport and serves more than 14,000 residents, deeming it the second largest city in the county
Clayton County Services & Contact
DRIVER'S LICENSE 5036 State Route 85 Forest Park, GA 404-669-3961 Tuesday-Friday, 7:30 a.m.-6:30 p.m. Saturday, 7:30 a.m.-noon dds.ga.gov
TAG OFFICES 121 S. McDonough St. Jonesboro, GA 770-477-3331 1510 Southlake Parkway, Ste. 1J Morrow, GA 770-477-3331 co.clayton.ga.us
GARBAGE Private collection services for residential pickup, special item pickup. Clayton County Refuse Control 770-477-3548
PARKS Clayton County Parks & Recreation 770-477-3766 claytonparks.com
WATER Clayton County Water Authority ccwa.us
SCHOOL BUS ASSIGNMENTS Clayton County Public Schools 770-473-2835
LIBRARIES Clayton County Library System claytonpl.org