If you are moving to East Cobb, or relocating within East Cobb, you will need to establish new service or transfer service to your new address. Most utilities allow you to sign up online in just a few minutes. If you prefer to call, please note that the Metro Atlanta area utilizes 7 digit dialing utilizing both the area code and the phone number – no need to use a 1 or 0 before the area code. The local (toll-free) area codes 404, 770, 678, and 470 are used in East Cobb and throughout Metro Atlanta.
The following utility companies serve all or parts of the East Cobb area:
If you live in East Cobb, your area is likely serviced by Cobb EMC.
1088 Concord Rd SE
Smyrna, GA 30080
You can pick any gas company that services your area, so be sure to research the best rates and plans. Clark Howard can help, and also check out the Georgia Public Service Commission (GA PSC) price charts to find the best rates.
FireSide Natural Gas
Georgia Natural Gas
Kratos Gas & Power
North American Power and Gas
True Natural Gas
Walton EMC Natural Gas
Cobb County Water System
Advanced Disposal Services
Allied Waste System
American Disposal Services
Cycle Works Sanitation
Ooma (inexpensive landline replacement for cord-cutters)
Don’t forget to add your home and mobile phone numbers to the national Do Not Call list.
Check to see if your address is eligible for Google Fiber here:
AT&T offers DSL throughout and fiber speeds for some addresses in East Cobb. Check to see if it is available in your area here:
Earthlink – DSL / Dial Up
New Customers: 888-825-2557
Current Customers: 888-284-7116
New Customers: 888-777-2454
Current Customers: 800-494-4388
Marietta Daily Journal (MDJ)
Founded in 1866, the Marietta Daily Journal has a daily circulation of 17,000 copies and covers Marietta and Cobb County as well as some national and international stories.
Atlanta Journal & Constitution (AJC)
Founded in 1868 as the Atlanta Constitution, the AJC covers Downtown Atlanta and the metro region with a daily newspaper.