Brookhaven, Georgia, is a city in DeKalb County, in the Atlanta metro area. Stretching over 12 square miles, it has a population of about 55,000. Located in the northeastern suburbs, it is directly northeast of Atlanta. With a population of about 55,000, it is the largest city in DeKalb County.
Georgia is in the Southeastern region of the U.S. and shares borders with Tennessee, North Carolina, South Carolina, the Atlantic Ocean, Florida, and Alabama. It is the 24th-largest and eighth-most populous, with about 10,711,900 residents. Atlanta is the state capital and largest city. More than 6,000,000 people make it the ninth most populous metro area in the U.S.