Atlanta Real Estate Market Overview

Could Atlanta, GA be your next home? Kick-start your search with Trulia’s real estate guide and home search. With interactive maps and charts, Trulia provides a comprehensive overview of market trends, schools, demographics, and lifestyle data to help you learn all about Atlanta. Not sure which neighborhood is for you? Check out our Nearby Places section below to explore popular cities near Atlanta such as Decatur ...and Sandy Springs. When you’re ready, Trulia has 3,418 resale and new homes in Atlanta lined up for you, including open houses, and homes in the pre-foreclosure, auction, or bank-owned stages of the foreclosure process. View more

$300,000

Median Sales Price

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$207

Price Per Sqft

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$1,500

Median Rent Per Month

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Housing Market Trends

Market trends help you understand the movement of key price indicators. Trends in Atlanta show a 12% year-over-year rise in median sales price and a 0% rise in median rent per month.

Median Sales Price
The median sales price for homes in Atlanta for May 24 to Aug 23 was $300,000 based on 1,985 home sales.
Price Per Square Ft.
Average price per square foot for Atlanta was $207, an increase of 10% compared to the same period last year.
Median Rent Per Month
The median rent per month for apartments in Atlanta for Jul 24 to Aug 24 was $1,500.

Crime

Most frequent crimes in the past year

Knowing more about crime activity in and around Atlanta can help keep you aware of crime in the area. Crime activity is most helpful when comparing two locations to understand the relative safety of each location.

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26,371

Counts of Theft

4,258

Counts of Burglary

3,149

Counts of Assault


Best Schools in Atlanta

There are 100 schools in Atlanta.

Elementary Schools
9

Heards Ferry Elementary School

Public, PK-5

9

Jackson Elementary School

Public, PK-5

9

Springdale Park Elementary School

Public, PK-5

Middle Schools
8

Chamblee Middle School

Public, 6-8

8

Inman Middle School

Public, 6-8

8

Charles R. Drew Charter School

Charter, PK-9

High Schools
8

Chamblee Charter High School

Charter, 9-12

7

Early College High School At Carver

Public, 9-12

7

Riverwood International Charter School

Public, 9-12


Demographics

Get to know your neighbors in Atlanta by reviewing our census driven map. Get insights into median age, how many people are married, and percentage of people with a college degree.

Single residents
48%
Single residents
Home owners
49%
Home owners
Median age
35
Median age
Household income
$48,080
Median household income
College educated
48%
College educated

Commute

Most people in Atlanta commute by car. Learn how neighbors in this area get to work so you can consider how you might commute if you lived here, too.

Commute Type
88% commute by car
0% commute by bike
9% commute by public transportation
0% commute by foot

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