Best neighborhoods in Atlanta

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Ranked 1st best neighborhood in Atlanta

"This is exactly why I love Atlanta"

- quillbilly
For all Hotlanta's faults – muggy, buggy, sweat-through-your-shirt summers, a blundering and insufficient police force and award-winningly atrocious traffic congestion – it is possibly the only metrop...
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Ranked 2nd best neighborhood in Atlanta

"Great for Families"

- LeahM
The Grant Park neighborhood is quite lovely indeed. If you are ever in this area, you will most definitely have to take a stroll through Grant Park. The park is located off of Cherokee Avenue and is...
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Ranked 3rd best neighborhood in Atlanta

"Summerhill - Best value right now intown Atlanta"

- attylawdhg
I have lived in Summerhill since 2000. It is a unique neighborhood because of the location to each interstate. Braves stadium is a stone's throw and we have 3 large parks to enjoy. The Olympic warm...
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Ranked 4th best neighborhood in Atlanta

"Great restaurants and even better shopping!"

- teamatlanta
Virginia Highland is a great neighborhood in Atlanta. Its streets are lined with trees and filled with cute cottages and great stores, bars and restaurants – what’s not to like! This area of Atlanta i...
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Ranked 5th best neighborhood in Atlanta

"Everyone secretly wishes they could live here"

- LeahM
Tuxedo Park is essentially one of the most luxurious neighborhoods in all of Buckhead. It is located just minutes away from I-75 and is definitely the place to be if you are wealthy enough to afford t...
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Ranked 6th best neighborhood in Atlanta

"Hang-your-hat-worthy"

- quillbilly
Living in neighboring Inman Park, I often find myself running, walking, biking – and very occasionally driving – in Candler Park. If I’m not just out for a jog around the edges of the Candler Park Gol...
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Druid Hills

3.5/5
Ranked 7th best neighborhood in Atlanta

"Learning and Playing in Druid Hills"

- Atllady
The beauty and history behind the Druid Hills neighborhood is fascinating. Location in the City (Highways) Druid Hills is a part of the City of Atlanta and Dekalb county. It is most noted for bein...
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Ansley Park

3.5/5
Ansley Park
Ranked 8th best neighborhood in Atlanta

"One of the Top Neighborhoods in America"

- Atllady
This is one of the oldest neighborhoods in Atlanta. The homes are charming and remains the center of attraction for many who visit the city. This is a busy part of the city because is sits just outsid...
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Midtown

3.5/5
Ranked 9th best neighborhood in Atlanta

"A tiny slice of New York"

- LeahM
Midtown is like a tiny slice of New York. There is always some type of event going on, sirens blaring and people hustling and bustling about. Having actually lived in Midtown before, I know the pros...
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Castleberry Hill
Ranked 10th best neighborhood in Atlanta

"Historic Hip Castleberry Hill"

- Atllady
This part of town has been transformed into an arts mecca. Living and working in this area is an artists dream. Apparently, in the 1980s artist began transforming the warehouse space into living and w...
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Adair Park

3.5/5
Adair Park
Ranked 11th best neighborhood in Atlanta

"A little bit of this... a little bit of that"

- LeahM
Adair Park is a revitalized community on the west side of Atlanta. This neighborhood lies adjacent to Metropolitan Parkway and appears to be a bright spot for an area that could use brighter days. A...
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Ranked 12th best neighborhood in Atlanta

"Atlantas Comeback Kid"

- Atllady
The Old Fourth Ward in Atlanta Ga. is right off Interstate 75 via State Highay 10 as you head east. The number of parks and pet friendly trails are seeing a slow increase as this neighbohood is curren...
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Ranked 13th best neighborhood in Atlanta

"Hipster approved"

- LeahM
Resident “Hipster” approved, Poncey-Highland is a hip neighborhood on the east side of Atlanta located between Inman Park and Virginia Highland. The area houses about 1800 hundred residents and real...
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Ranked 14th best neighborhood in Atlanta

"What's not to Like?"

- Deidra
I don't know about you, but if I am young, single, or married with older or no children, there may be no better locale than the Atlantic Station neighborhood. The reason I set the aforementioned param...
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East Atlanta

3.5/5
Ranked 15th best neighborhood in Atlanta

"On the rise + great nightlife"

- LeahM
Commonly known as little brother to Atlanta’s popular Little Five Points community, East Atlanta is boldly emerging as the city’s latest hip scene with a character all its own. Located just four miles...
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Downtown

3/5
Ranked 16th best neighborhood in Atlanta

"Some parts are really nice"

- LeahM
Downtown Atlanta stretches from the city’s North Avenue which borders midtown, south to the interstate 85 connector and Memorial Drive. In my opinion, Atlanta’s downtown area can be divided truly i...
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Ranked 17th best neighborhood in Atlanta

"Cute little boutiques and restaurants"

- LeahM
South Tuxedo Park is a lively fun area that is located in the heart of Buckhead. Nearby streets include West Paces Ferry, Roswell Rd, and Peachtree Rd NE. Unlike its close relative, Tuxedo Park (which...
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Ranked 18th best neighborhood in Atlanta

"A great place for aspiring engineers"

- LeahM
Georgia Tech (or GT as some call it), is short for Georgia Technical Institute. It is famous for producing some of the nation's top engineers. It is a rather popular prestigious university that occu...
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Ranked 19th best neighborhood in Atlanta

"Buckhead Light"

- quillbilly
This up-uptown neighborhood showcases Buckhead’s softer – but no less moneyed – side. Here, people are just more apt to spend their six-plus figure incomes on private school tuition, lake houses, reno...
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Ranked 20th best neighborhood in Atlanta

"Another artsy up-and-coming place"

- LeahM
Reynoldstown is a community in east Atlanta that is emerging as a key stakeholder for the Beltline project. Located along Memorial drive, Reynoldstown borders Cabbagetown and Inman Park. These commu...
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