GUIDE: These are the latest community demographics for Alpharetta, Milton

Alpharetta, Milton demographics
Alpharetta, Milton demographics

Alpharetta, Milton demographics

Established Alpharetta and relative newcomer Milton each have their own city identity. Read on to see the similarities, differences and city structures.






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Alpharetta City Council members will consider a shelter in place order among other city restrictions at the emergency meeting April 1. (Kara McIntyre/Community Impact Newspaper)
Alpharetta City Council to consider shelter in place at emergency meeting April 1

Council members will consider a shelter-in-place order among other city restrictions at the emergency meeting.

Community members can now purchase high-demand grocery store products at Maple Street Biscuit Company through the restaurant's Pantry Project. (Courtesy Shasta Judy)
Alpharetta's Maple Street Biscuit Co. starts meal program for health care workers, offers groceries to community

Community members can now purchase high-demand grocery store products, boxed meals for health care workers and meals for neighbors at Maple Street Biscuit Co.

The city of Alpharetta is urging its residents to reduce their yard and bulky waste so those waste collection services are not cut. (Courtesy Fotolia)
With Alpharetta residents staying home, city sees 'more than 25% increase' in residential waste volumes

With more residents staying at home, the city of Alpharetta is urging its community to reduce yard and bulky waste to help waste collectors.

One lane in each direction on Old Milton Parkway between Hwy. 9 and Wills Road will be closed for road work for two weeks. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
2 lanes of Old Milton Parkway to be closed for road work

One lane in each direction will be closed for two weeks for road work.

While parks are closed in the cities of both Alpharetta and Milton, the nature trails, paths and the Big Creek Greenway are all open for public use. Take a look at what residents can still enjoy at city parks during the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. (Designed by Chelsea King/Community Impact Newspaper)
Park Guide: 19 ways to get outside during the coronavirus—and in the future

While parks are closed in the cities of both Alpharetta and Milton, the nature trails, paths and the Big Creek Greenway are all open for public use. Take a look at what residents can still enjoy at city parks during the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.

Kelsey Edwards (left), Kathy Edwards (middle) and Lindsay Edwards (right) opened The Ballog in Alpharetta—the store's second location—in October 2018; however, the brick and mortar storefront is temporarily closed until further notice due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. They launched the store's website March 25 to keep sales going. (Photo by Lacey Sombar)
The Ballog staff launch store website, switch to 'survival mode' to stay afloat during coronavirus pandemic

Kelsey Edwards, the creative director and buyer of The Ballog, launched the store website months prior to the original plans to boost sales during the shop's closure due to coronavirus concerns.

Guests can donate to the GoFundMe, bid in the auction or purchase a gift card to support Fifth Group Restaurants. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
Fifth Group Restaurants, owner of South City Kitchen at Avalon, launches silent auction, GoFundMe for furloughed employees

Guests can donate to the GoFundMe, bid in the auction or purchase a gift card to support Fifth Group Restaurants.

Fulton County Schools will remain closed at least through April 24 per an executive order from Gov. Brian Kemp. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
Fulton County Schools to remain closed through April 24, plans virtual hiring fair in April

Fulton County Schools will remain closed at least through April 24 per an executive order from Gov. Brian Kemp.

Owner and chef Michael Field opened Wildflour more than 10 years ago at his location on Windward Parkway in Alpharetta. He has started providing curbside pickup and curbside ordering while dine-in services are temporarily shut down. (Kara McIntyre/Community Impact Newspaper)
'Some days are half wonderful; others are wonderful': Alpharetta's Wildflour owner adjusts to new normal

Wildflour owner Michael Field has implemented curbside ordering and pickup to accommodate customers and still follow the city of Alpharetta's law prohibiting dine-in service due to the outbreak of coronavirus.

Milton parks will be closed to the public beginning at 9 a.m. March 26 until further notice. (Kara McIntyre/Community Impact Newspaper)
Milton announces closure of city parks, park facilities beginning March 26

Milton residents can still use the nature trails at city parks, despite the closure of all city parks and park facilities beginning March 26.

Four ordinances in the city of Milton were suspended in an effort to help support local businesses. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
Milton mayor suspends ordinances 'in an effort to support Milton businesses'

Four ordinances in the city of Milton were suspended in an effort to help support local businesses.

Faden Design Studios owner Romy McCloskey is in the process of making face masks for area residents in need. (Courtesy Romy McCloskey)
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Medical providers and the general public alike are taking precautions against the coronavirus, and facemasks are often in demand by residents in many parts of the U.S.