See the web reference for the ATL heat map. Trulia rocks at the graphics game...
Byrone - if you are buying on Myrtle, then drive over after 730 at night with the windows down, with people you care about riding along - listen, watch, take note come back again after 111pm...come back again around 3am...get to know your neighborhood. Interview neighbors.
You might wish that it's the Myrtle in Midtown...
Meet the APD cops who are assigned to that Zone 4 beat...attend some neighborhood meetings...
You can try to call a local police department, give them the address and see if they can provide you with the detailed report of all the 911 calls from this complex.
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Crime Atlanta, GA United States
Violent Crime 10 4
Property Crime 9 4
Atlanta (zip 30311), GA, violent crime, on a scale from 1 (low crime) to 10, is 10. Violent crime is composed of four offenses: murder and nonnegligent manslaughter, forcible rape, robbery, and aggravated assault. The US average is 4.
Atlanta (zip 30311), GA, property crime, on a scale from 1 (low) to 10, is 9. Property crime includes the offenses of burglary, larceny-theft, motor vehicle theft, and arson. The object of the theft-type offenses is the taking of money or property, but there is no force or threat of force against the victims. The US average is 4.
I lived on Myrtle STREET for over 20 years so your question really caught my eye! But you are asking about Myrtle DRIVE. OK - out of memory lane and to the present!
Both Brian and Priscilla gave you good answers. Many areas of SW Atlanta are undergoing strong renovation projects. There are some newer areas to live and some run-down areas within that section of town.
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