Cobb County is a vibrant residential and commercial county, rich in history, located a mere 10 minutes northwest of Atlanta across the mighty Chattahoochee River. East Cobb is defined as the area east of I-75 and south of Town Center at Cobb. It maintains more than 40 public parks. The Appalachian Trail is just minutes away. East Cobb schools have an impressive reputation,and are considered some of the best in the state. Cultural opportunities are numerous, from the free concerts, outdoor theater, and festivals that take place routinely in Marietta square, the Cobb Symphony Orchestra, the Marietta/Cobb Museum of Art.