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Average Rent in Atlanta, GA

Avg. RentAnnual Change
Atlanta Studio - $1,586-10%
Atlanta 1 Bed - $1,755-13%
Atlanta 2 Beds - $2,248-14%
Last updated 6/17/2024

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Local Reviews

I like the supermarket and the outdoor barbecue place near the community most, which makes my life very interesting

I want to live in an apartment near the company It's easier to get to work this way You can sleep in every day

School's are close. public transportation is on each Conner. Friendly neighbors pet friendly kidscan play outside.

Demographics

Education

High School

60%

Associate's

31%

Bachelor's

4%

Master's

3%

Doctorate

1%

Family Size

2 people

34%

3 people

24%

4 people

22%

5 people

11%

6+ people

9%

Household Income

0-50k

74%

50-100k

17%

100-150k

8%

150-200k

1%

200k+

0%

Age

0-10

14%

10-20

18%

20-45

35%

45-65

22%

65+

11%

Affordability

Percentage: 3/53/5

Renters gave this area a 3 out of 5 for affordability

Last updated 6/17/2024

*The rent information included in this summary is based on a median calculation of multifamily rental property inventory on Apartment Guide and Rent.com over the past 12-months and is for illustrative purposes only. This information does not constitute a pricing guarantee or financial advice related to the rental market.

Rent Trends

Average rent in Oakland City, Atlanta, GA

In Atlanta, GA, as of 2024, the average rent for apartments ranges from $1,586 to $2,248. Specifically, the average rent for a studio apartment in Oakland City, Atlanta, GA is $1,586. For those seeking a 1-bedroom apartments, the average rent is $1,755. And for a 2-bedroom apartment, renters can expect to pay an average of $2,248.

Annual Rent Change Over the Past 12 Months

Studio

-10%

Changed from $1,762 to $1,586
1 Bed

-13%

Changed from $2,017 to $1,755
2 Beds

-14%

Changed from $2,614 to $2,248
Last updated 6/17/2024

Cost of Living

Compared to State Average

1.6%

Compared to National Average

1.8%

The cost of living in Oakland City, Atlanta, GA is 1.6% higher than the state average and 1.8% lower than the national average. Oakland City, Atlanta, GA housing is 2.4% less expensive than the U.S average, while utilities are about 15.1% less pricey. When it comes to basic necessities such as food and clothing, groceries are around 1.3% more in Oakland City, Atlanta, GA than in the rest of the country.

Healthcare services such as doctor check-ups and dentistry cost 7.8% more here compared to the U.S. average.
Cost of Living in Oakland City, Atlanta, GACompared to State AverageCompared to National Average
Housing
6.7%
2.4%
Utilities
1.4%
15.1%
Food
0.8%
1.3%
Transportation
1.1%
0.5%
Healthcare
0.7%
7.8%

Compare Other Cities

CityStudio Avg RentAnnual Change
Duluth$2,1890%
Norcross$1,988+6%
Alpharetta$1,889-13%
Dunwoody$1,599-9%
Sandy Springs$1,594+2%
Atlanta$1,586-10%
Lawrenceville$1,532-1%
Woodstock$1,527--
Kennesaw$1,469-18%
McDonough$1,392-25%
Covington$1,337--
Smyrna$1,286-8%
Roswell$1,2100%
Marietta$1,084+8%
Buford$1,079+2%
Stone Mountain$1,057-17%
East Point$1,050--
Douglasville$9400%
Cartersville$899--
Decatur$7490%
City1 Bed Avg RentAnnual Change
Dunwoody$1,949+9%
Duluth$1,910+13%
Alpharetta$1,890-12%
McDonough$1,847-12%
Atlanta$1,755-13%
Cumming$1,750-7%
Woodstock$1,667+7%
Kennesaw$1,571-4%
Sandy Springs$1,557-10%
Decatur$1,555+6%
Lawrenceville$1,514+1%
Buford$1,470-15%
Newnan$1,4520%
Cartersville$1,425+29%
Stockbridge$1,395-5%
Smyrna$1,387-18%
Norcross$1,370+5%
Marietta$1,344-14%
Roswell$1,305-7%
Stone Mountain$1,282-2%
Douglasville$1,275-9%
Covington$1,103+13%
East Point$1,1000%
Conyers$1,001-24%
City2 Beds Avg RentAnnual Change
Dunwoody$2,599+15%
Cumming$2,380+9%
Duluth$2,349+14%
McDonough$2,286-12%
Alpharetta$2,285-16%
Atlanta$2,248-14%
Woodstock$2,227+17%
Kennesaw$2,079+6%
Sandy Springs$1,972-8%
Buford$1,837-11%
Lawrenceville$1,780+1%
Decatur$1,747+15%
Smyrna$1,747-18%
Newnan$1,747+2%
Marietta$1,635-7%
Norcross$1,616+3%
Stockbridge$1,585-5%
Roswell$1,562-14%
Covington$1,410+18%
Douglasville$1,400-13%
Stone Mountain$1,397-5%
Conyers$1,307-14%
Cartersville$1,295-10%
East Point$1,225-5%

Compare Neighborhoods

West End

$793

1 Bed Avg. Rent

Greenbriar

$1,082

1 Bed Avg. Rent

Pleasantdale

$1,100

1 Bed Avg. Rent

What are the most affordable neighborhoods in Atlanta, GA?

For renters in Atlanta seeking more affordable options, the neighborhoods to watch are West End, Greenbriar, and Pleasantdale, where average rents for 1-bedroom apartments stand at $793, $1,082, and $1,100 respectively. Additional areas offering value are Peoplestown and Southside, where the rents are $1,136 and $1,168, a favorable comparison to Atlanta's overall 1-bedroom average of $1,755.

What are the most expensive neighborhoods in Atlanta, GA?

In Atlanta, the neighborhoods commanding the highest rents are Candler Park, Reynoldstown, and Atlantic Station. A 1-bedroom apartment in Candler Park averages at $3,300, in Reynoldstown it averages $2,421, and in Atlantic Station, the average is $2,249. For additional high-end living options, Cabbagetown offers 1-bedroom apartments at $2,200, and Inman Park at $2,195. These rates compare to the overall average rent of $1,755 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Atlanta, highlighting the premium nature of these specific neighborhoods.

What are the most popular neighborhoods in Atlanta, GA?

In Atlanta, the most sought-after neighborhoods for renters include Midtown, Northeast Atlanta, and Old Fourth Ward. In Midtown, the average rent for a 1-bedroom apartment is $2,155. Northeast Atlanta sees average rents of $1,929 for a 1-bedroom unit. Old Fourth Ward offers similar appeal with 1-bedroom apartments averaging $2,058. For those seeking other popular areas, SoNo presents 1-bedroom apartments at $1,700, and Sweet Auburn at $1,495. These prices are set against the backdrop of the city-wide average of $1,755 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Atlanta, underscoring the popularity of these particular neighborhoods.

NeighborhoodStudio Avg RentAnnual Change
Grant Park$1,722--
Virginia Highland$1,700--
Midtown$1,699-14%
Home Park$1,683-2%
Northeast Atlanta$1,670-13%
Mechanicsville$1,595-29%
Summerhill$1,593+1%
Lenox$1,593+1%
Downtown$1,583--
Castleberry Hill$1,518--
Intown South$1,510+3%
Pittsburgh$1,510--
Inman Park$1,499-20%
Peoplestown$1,495+4%
Eastside$1,462-21%
Northwest Atlanta$1,451+3%
Morningside - Lenox Park$1,425--
Buckhead$1,344-14%
Southside$1,330-6%
East Lake$1,312--
Kirkwood$1,296-19%
Brookwood$1,289-10%
Piedmont Heights$1,249--
Old Fourth Ward$1,200-38%
Pine Hills$1,075-10%
West End$900--
Sweet Auburn$900-29%
Neighborhood1 Bed Avg RentAnnual Change
Reynoldstown$2,421+16%
Atlantic Station$2,249-6%
Cabbagetown$2,200--
Inman Park$2,195-4%
Midtown$2,155-8%
Old Fourth Ward$2,058-7%
North Buckhead$1,979-22%
Northeast Atlanta$1,929-13%
Lenox$1,925-6%
Home Park$1,868-3%
Eastside$1,858-12%
Kirkwood$1,848-5%
Grant Park$1,810+2%
English Avenue$1,731+14%
Westside$1,722+13%
SoNo$1,700-13%
Virginia Highland$1,695-7%
Buckhead$1,689-17%
Downtown$1,662-6%
Castleberry Hill$1,637+8%
East Lake$1,633--
East Atlanta$1,633+11%
Morningside - Lenox Park$1,610-8%
Piedmont Heights$1,568-29%
Pittsburgh$1,550+11%
Summerhill$1,500-23%
Brookwood$1,499-7%
Sweet Auburn$1,495-9%
Pine Hills$1,459-7%
Northwest Atlanta$1,322-24%
Loring Heights$1,295-7%
Mechanicsville$1,265-9%
Sylvan Hills$1,250+4%
Edgewood$1,250--
Bankhead$1,200--
Intown South$1,170-26%
Southside$1,168-20%
Peoplestown$1,136-36%
Pleasantdale$1,100-12%
Greenbriar$1,082-9%
West End$793-47%
Neighborhood2 Beds Avg RentAnnual Change
Reynoldstown$3,571+47%
Old Fourth Ward$3,244+6%
Midtown$2,987-11%
Atlantic Station$2,974-1%
Lenox$2,918+3%
Inman Park$2,824-5%
Northeast Atlanta$2,694-11%
Castleberry Hill$2,661+48%
Bankhead$2,600+89%
Peoplestown$2,561+14%
Virginia Highland$2,500+8%
Grant Park$2,482+21%
North Buckhead$2,482-30%
Buckhead$2,480-14%
Downtown$2,465+30%
Home Park$2,460-7%
Kirkwood$2,423+1%
Eastside$2,402-2%
Morningside - Lenox Park$2,162-8%
Piedmont Heights$2,041-29%
East Lake$2,041--
Summerhill$1,999-25%
SoNo$1,900-23%
Edgewood$1,895+18%
Brookwood$1,860-8%
Pittsburgh$1,855+3%
Westside$1,852-2%
English Avenue$1,852-2%
Sweet Auburn$1,800-8%
Pine Hills$1,699-1%
Loring Heights$1,625-6%
Grove Park$1,600--
East Atlanta$1,586+9%
Greenbriar$1,574+3%
Northwest Atlanta$1,500-8%
Intown South$1,450-20%
Pleasantdale$1,445-14%
Southside$1,410-30%
Mechanicsville$1,385-13%
Sylvan Hills$1,376+2%
West End$1,225-12%

Transportation

Commute Time

0-15 Mins

11%

15-30 Mins

36%

30-40 Mins

22%

40-60 Mins

12%

60+ Mins

19%

Transportation Scores

Percentage: 4141

Walk Score®

Walkable

Yes

Say 3 of 3 renters

Percentage: 5050

Bike Score®

Percentage: 5555

Transit Score®

They Are Located Near Public Transportation

Yes

Say 2 of 3 renters

Need A Car

Yes

Say 2 of 3 renters

Area Amenities

Top Score

Grocery Stores

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The food shops around here are few and far between.

  1. Few grocery stores per resident
  2. An average number of grocery stores
  3. A standard number of grocery stores compared to areas of a similar size

Restaurants

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Oakland City Atlanta serves up a dining scene that's only lukewarm.

  1. Few restaurants per resident
  2. Significantly fewer restaurants than average
  3. Far fewer restaurants than areas of a similar size

Coffee

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The coffee scene is lukewarm in Oakland City Atlanta.

  1. Few coffee shops per resident
  2. An average number of coffee shops
  3. A standard number of coffee shops compared to areas of a similar size

Nightlife

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

You'll need to stock up the mini-bar. Oakland City Atlanta is running dry.

  1. Few bars and clubs per resident
  2. 31% more bars and clubs than average
  3. 20% fewer bars and clubs than areas of a similar size

Childcare

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Oakland City Atlanta is low on childcare options so get on the waiting list early.

  1. A high number of daycares per resident
  2. 60% more daycares than average
  3. 60% more daycares than areas of a similar size

Retail Shops

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The retail inventory is low in Oakland City Atlanta.

  1. Few shops per resident
  2. An average number of shops
  3. A standard number of shops compared to areas of a similar size

Health and Fitness

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

You'll have to workout somewhere else to keep fit.

  1. Few gyms per resident
  2. An average number of gyms
  3. A standard number of gyms compared to areas of a similar size

Pet Services

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Oakland City Atlanta could do with more oppawtunities for pets.

  1. Few pet facilities per resident
  2. An average number of pet facilities
  3. A standard number of pet facilities compared to areas of a similar size

Theaters

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Hiding in the dressing room? Oakland City Atlanta has a quiet theater scene.

  1. Few theaters per resident
  2. An average number of theaters
  3. A standard number of theaters compared to areas of a similar size

Fine Arts

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

You gotta Van Gogh somewhere else for art.

  1. Few fine art centers per resident
  2. An average number of fine art centers
  3. A standard number of fine art centers compared to areas of a similar size

Medical Care

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

We have a bone to pick with this Oakland City Atlanta's access to medical care.

  1. Few medical facilities per resident
  2. An average number of medical facilities
  3. A standard number of medical facilities compared to areas of a similar size

Gas Stations

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Honk if you see a gas station.

  1. Few gas stations per resident
  2. 40% more gas stations than average
  3. 27% more gas stations than areas of a similar size

Area Features

Busy Streets

No

Say 3 of 3 renters

Noise Late At Night

No

Say 3 of 3 renters

Mostly Older Buildings

No

Say 3 of 3 renters

Good Place To Raise A Family

Yes

Say 3 of 3 renters

Area Has Litter

No

Say 2 of 3 renters

Near Grocery Stores

Yes

Say 2 of 3 renters

Nearby Parks

Yes

Say 2 of 3 renters

Near Schools

Yes

Say 2 of 3 renters

Area Has Potholes

No

Say 2 of 3 renters

Quiet Area

Yes

Say 2 of 3 renters

Tree Lined Streets

Yes

Say 2 of 3 renters

Area Has Kids Play Outside

No

Say 2 of 3 renters

Near Downtown

No

Say 2 of 3 renters

Near Highways

No

Say 2 of 3 renters

Pet Friendly

No

Say 2 of 3 renters

Safe For Families

No

Say 2 of 3 renters

Well Lit

No

Say 2 of 3 renters

Mostly Newer Buildings

No

Say 3 of 3 renters

Nice Views

No

Say 3 of 3 renters

Maintained Yards

No

Say 3 of 3 renters

Schools

Percentage: 3/53/5

School Score

How satisfied do renters feel with the schools in this area.

Top Schools in Oakland City Atlanta

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Find Apartments in Nearby Cities

City1 Bed Price2 Beds Price
Atlanta, GA 2.7 miles$1,755$2,248
East Point, GA 3.3 miles$1,100$1,225
West Midtown Atlanta, GA 5.1 miles------
Decatur, GA 8.2 miles$1,555$1,747
Sandy Springs, GA 14 miles$1,557$1,972
Fort McPherson, GA 1.3 miles------
Smyrna, GA 12 miles$1,387$1,747
Marietta, GA 17.2 miles$1,344$1,635
Dunwoody, GA 16.1 miles$1,949$2,599
Stockbridge, GA 16.7 miles$1,395$1,585

Find Apartments in Nearby Neighborhoods

Neighborhood1 Bed Price2 Beds Price
Intown South 0.5 miles$1,170$1,450
West End 0.9 miles$793$1,225
Sylvan Hills 1.5 miles$1,250$1,376
Pittsburgh 1.4 miles$1,550$1,855
Mechanicsville 1.9 miles$1,265$1,385
Atlanta University Center 1.7 miles------
Venetian Hills 1.1 miles---$1,285
Westview 1.3 miles$1,200$1,450
Ashview Heights 1.7 miles------
Adair Park 1 miles------