Most Expensive Atlanta Neighborhoods
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|2||Northside Dr NW / Mou...|
|3||Chastain Dr NE / Rosw...|
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|5||W Wesley Rd NW / Moor...|
|7||Alexander Cir NE / Ph...|
|8||Brookwood Valley Cir NE|
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Real estate in popular Atlanta neighborhoods
Popular real estate near Atlanta, GA
Atlanta is a large city located in the state of Georgia. With a population of 437,041 people and 175 constituent neighborhoods, Atlanta is the largest community in Georgia.
Atlanta real estate is some of the most expensive in Georgia, although Atlanta house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Atlanta is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 87.73% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Atlanta is a city of professionals, sales and office workers and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Atlanta who work in management occupations (12.74%), sales jobs (12.26%) and office and administrative support (10.60%).
Of important note, Atlanta is also a city of artists. Atlanta has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Atlanta’s character.
Also of interest is that Atlanta has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Atlanta is a popular destination for single career-starters. One thing that you will notice when you are out and about town is that there is a large population of people who are young, single, educated, and upwardly-mobile career starters out at restaurants, listening to live music, and enjoying other activities. They are a real visible part of the culture of Atlanta. This makes Atlanta a good place to live for young professionals. With so many people in this demographic, Atlanta presents many opportunities for single professionals to enjoy themselves, socialize, and to create lasting relationships.
Atlanta, like many big cities in America, has a public transportation system, but the citizens of Atlanta are lucky because theirs is one of the most extensive and widely used. Many commuters choose to leave their cars at home and instead use the bus to get to and from work. In fact, for some people it is feasible to forgo car ownership entirely, avoiding the cost and headache of driving in heavy traffic. The benefits include reduced air pollution and load on the road network.
The education level of Atlanta ranks among the highest in the nation. Of the 25-and-older adult population in Atlanta, 46.22% have at least a bachelor's degree. The typical US community has just 21.84% of its adults holding a bachelor's degree or graduate degree.
The per capita income in Atlanta in 2010 was $35,719, which is wealthy relative to Georgia and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $142,876 for a family of four. However, Atlanta contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Atlanta is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Atlanta home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Atlanta residents report their race to be Black or African-American, followed by White. Important ancestries of people in Atlanta include English, German and Irish.
The most common language spoken in Atlanta is English. Some people also speak Spanish.
|NUMBER OF HOMES AND APARTMENTS||185,142|
|ATLANTA HOME OWNERSHIP|
|% OWNER OCCUPIED||47.88%|
|% RENTER OCCUPIED||52.12%|
|TYPE OF ATLANTA HOMES|
|SINGLE FAMILY DETACHED||40.03%|
|ROWHOUSES AND ATTACHED HOMES||5.16%|
|SMALL APARTMENT BUILDINGS||7.65%|
|COMPLEXES OR HIGH RISE APARTMENTS||46.53%|
|SIZE OF ATLANTA HOMES|
|5 OR MORE BEDROOMS||3.97%|
|AGE OF ATLANTA HOMES|
|NEWER HOMES (2000 OR LATER)||23.71%|
|ESTABLISHED, BUT NOT OLD HOMES (1970-1999)||28.37%|
|WELL-ESTABLISHED, OLD HOMES (1940-1969)||34.64%|
|HISTORIC (1939 OR BEFORE)||13.28%|
|ATLANTA REAL ESTATE INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|MEDIAN HOME VALUE||$207,028|
|MEDIAN RENTAL PRICE||$852|
|HOME VALUE RANGE|
|$0 - $47,000||5.16%|
|$47,001 - $94,000||13.05%|
|$94,001 - $188,000||28.08%|
|$188,001 - $282,000||16.69%|
|$282,001 - $377,000||10.69%|
|$377,001 - $471,000||6.02%|
|$471,001 - $706,000||9.77%|
|$706,001 - $941,000||4.72%|
|PEOPLE OF ATLANTA||DETAILS|
|UNDER 5 YEARS||6.38%|
|5 TO 17||13.00%|
|18 TO 24||14.33%|
|25 TO 34||19.80%|
|35 TO 54||27.07%|
|55 TO 64||9.58%|
|65 YEARS AND OVER||9.84%|
|EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS|
|HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES||87.41%|
|MEDIAN HOUSEHOLD INCOME||$46,146|
|PER CAPITA INCOME||$35,719|
|INDIVIDUALS BELOW POVERTY LEVEL||24.29%|
|INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN||Professional, scientific, and technical services (14.13%)
Information Technology (4.19%)
Public Service (4.03%)
Real estate (3.13%)
|BLACK OR AFRICAN AMERICAN||54.02%|
|AMERICAN INDIAN AND ALASKA NATIVE||0.24%|
|NATIVE HAWAIIAN AND OTHER PACIFIC ISLANDERS||0.03%|
|SOME OTHER RACE ALONE||2.22%|
|TWO OR MORE RACES||1.99%|
|HISPANIC OR LATINO (OF ANY RACE)||5.19%|
|ETHNICITIES PRESENT||English (4.82%)
|LANGUAGES SPOKEN||English (89.22%)
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