The city of Marietta is located in Cobb County north of the Chattahoochee, east of interstate 75 and west of Roswell. Marietta has the most consistent award winning schools spanning over 20 years. The city features many swim and tennis communities, palatial estates along the Chattahoochee, home to Atlanta Country Club as well as several parks along the Chattahoochee River. Marietta is one of Atlanta metro area’s largest suburbs, and its town square has a weekly farmer’s market as well as several community events held each year. Marietta’s major employers are Lockheed Martin Aeronautics, Dobbins Air Reserve Base, Cobb County School District, WellStar Kennestone Hospital and YKK Group.