Located just 30 minutes south of Atlanta and Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport, the City of McDonough is home to just over 23,000 residents. While maintaining its southern charm, the City of McDonough is a thriving, picturesque community that is the center for activities, art, and commerce for Henry County and the southern arc of Metro Atlanta.
Our beautiful and historic Square is surrounded by a thriving business district offering unique shops, antiques and both casual and fine dining.
McDonough is a National Main Street City and City of Character and has a 1920's prototype Service Station as a Welcome Center located on the Square which is the headquarters of both Main Street McDonough and McDonough Hospitality and Tourism.
McDonough is truly a great place to live, work, shop, worship and play. It possesses all the charm of a small southern town while offering the latest in modern technology.
2010 Estimate: 20,000
2007 Estimate: 13,208
2000 Estimate: 4,809