Atlanta is filled with tiny neighborhoods that have their own flavor, and one of those is nestled just outside of downtown Atlanta:Atlantic Station. This planned community was originally built around the Atlantic Station mall and has since developed into a quaint, family-oriented neighborhood.
When you are searching for apartments in Atlantic Station Atlanta, you can expect to find an array of beautiful apartments that fit a variety of budget. In fact, one bedroom apartments in Atlantic Station Atlanta cost anywhere from $750 to $2000 a month, so as you can imagine many different complexes offer many different things. There are quaint apartment communities that will keep your rent down, but you can easily rent in a highrise for several thousand dollars a month.
The dining and entertainment is the basis of the Atlanta Station community. Atlantic Station Atlanta was originally only supposed to be a mall and surrounding apartments. The neighborhood began with the mall carrying major anchor stores like Dillard's and restaurants surrounding the property. A movie theater was installed, and people in the community could spend their nights in the community happily. However, Atlantic Station Atlanta has expanded over time to include more area around the mall. As more area is developed, more restaurants and bars have opened. Current residents of Atlantic Station Atlanta have more places to visit than the mall itself.
Atlantic Station is pet friendly like most of Atlanta. This small community has beautifully manicured streets and sidewalks for walking pets, and there are many people in the area who live alone with their animals. There is a local shop called Uptown Pets, and there is a Pet Supermarket nearby on Piedmont Avenue. If you are an animal lover, Atlanta is a good city to move to.
The public transit system in Atlanta is not always convenient, but there is a MARTA (Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority) station in Atlantic Station. You can ride the train into the city, or you can take one of the many MARTA buses where you need to go. While you have access to MARTA in this part of the city, you must remember that MARTA does not go very far outside the city of Atlanta. Most people in Atlanta drive, and you can drive to your job in the city easily. If you work outside the city limits, you will have a hard time navigating traffic every morning.
We’re not going to lie, Atlanta Public Schools is one of the lowest-performing school districts in the country. The public schools near Atlantic Station are not the best for your children. However, the city of Atlanta is filled with private schools that are easily accessible from the Atlantic Station community. You could send your child to the Paideia School, Atlanta International School, Marist School, Woodward Academy and a host of private religious schools that are within in a fair driving distance. Your choice to live in Atlantic Station will bring you quiet and lush landscapes, but you will need to travel to get your kids in the right school.