The city of Atlanta, also called "Hotlanta", "ATL", "The City in a Forest", "The A", "The Gate City. See also article" encompasses the following counties: Fulton and DeKalb. Atlanta's government is comprised of the Mayor, who is currently Kasim Reed.
Atlanta encompasses land area: 131.8 sq mi (341.2 km2), water area: 0.6 sq mi (1.8 km2). The elevation is 738 to 1,050 ft (225 to 320 m) above sea level. This equates to a population density of 4,020/sq mi (1,552/km2). The local time zone is EST (UTC-5).
Local area codes are 404, 470, 678, 770. The Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS) code for the city is 13-04000, which is used in computer filings when non-government agencies and contractors fulfill government contracts. Additional information and the official website of the city is found at www.atlantaga.gov.