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Sweet Auburn apartments for rent - Atlanta, GA

Beds

253 Apartments

Average Rent in Atlanta, GA

Avg. RentAnnual Change
Atlanta Studio - $1,590-9%
Atlanta 1 Bed - $1,754-13%
Atlanta 2 Beds - $2,275-12%

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Local Reviews

No you have a lot of stores nearby everything is a really convenient and the people are friendly you know we have low Gatherings from time to time community events

It's quiet nice well kept neighborhood well maintained lawns and houses.Mexican Resturant's for food and drinks

I often go to the attached park with my lover and children to play games, promote our relationship, and enjoy food with them in the attached restaurant.

like to go to I restaurants because their food is delicious, to sit in parks with my friends, and I like to buy clothes from neighborhood stores

how close I live to downtown, major highways, bike trail, parks, restaurants, bars and there is always something to do.

Restaurants , concerts and so much more things that we like to do with my beloved friends . Thank you Jesus

Demographics

Education

High School

32%

Associate's

23%

Bachelor's

23%

Master's

21%

Doctorate

2%

Family Size

2 people

50%

3 people

37%

4 people

10%

5 people

3%

6+ people

0%

Household Income

0-50k

70%

50-100k

18%

100-150k

8%

150-200k

1%

200k+

3%

Age

0-10

7%

10-20

11%

20-45

51%

45-65

16%

65+

15%

Affordability

Percentage: 3/53/5

Renters gave this area a 3 out of 5 for affordability

*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 Sweet Auburn, Atlanta, GA

In Atlanta, GA, as of 2024, the average rent for apartments ranges from $1,590 to $2,275. Specifically, the average rent for a studio apartment in Sweet Auburn, Atlanta, GA is $1,590. For those seeking a 1-bedroom apartments, the average rent is $1,754. And for a 2-bedroom apartment, renters can expect to pay an average of $2,275.

Annual Rent Change Over the Past 12 Months

Studio

-9%

Changed from $1,747 to $1,590
1 Bed

-13%

Changed from $2,016 to $1,754
2 Beds

-12%

Changed from $2,585 to $2,275

Cost of Living

Compared to State Average

1.6%

Compared to National Average

1.8%

The cost of living in Sweet Auburn, Atlanta, GA is 1.6% higher than the state average and 1.8% lower than the national average. Sweet Auburn, 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 Sweet Auburn, 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 Sweet Auburn, 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
Newnan$2,699+43%
Duluth$2,249+24%
Alpharetta$2,039-4%
Norcross$1,998+4%
Brookhaven$1,931-3%
Kennesaw$1,649-2%
Dunwoody$1,599-9%
Atlanta$1,590-9%
Sandy Springs$1,560+3%
Lawrenceville$1,5600%
Woodstock$1,527--
Smyrna$1,4000%
Covington$1,337--
McDonough$1,292-30%
Roswell$1,2100%
Marietta$1,129+5%
Buford$1,099+4%
Gainesville$1,075--
Stone Mountain$977-21%
Douglasville$9400%
Decatur$749-20%
City1 Bed Avg RentAnnual Change
Brookhaven$2,114-8%
Dunwoody$1,949+3%
Alpharetta$1,884-11%
McDonough$1,868-14%
Cumming$1,820-3%
Atlanta$1,754-13%
Gainesville$1,741+9%
Woodstock$1,675+8%
Duluth$1,642-4%
Kennesaw$1,611-18%
Decatur$1,584-13%
Sandy Springs$1,580-9%
Newnan$1,552+11%
Lawrenceville$1,547+1%
Smyrna$1,472-11%
Buford$1,390-24%
Stockbridge$1,369-2%
Marietta$1,359-12%
Norcross$1,341+2%
Stone Mountain$1,292+3%
Roswell$1,292-10%
Douglasville$1,250-11%
Covington$1,103+6%
Conyers$1,024-22%
City2 Beds Avg RentAnnual Change
Dunwoody$2,599+16%
Brookhaven$2,595-4%
Alpharetta$2,429-11%
Cumming$2,332+3%
McDonough$2,282-15%
Atlanta$2,275-12%
Woodstock$2,270+21%
Gainesville$2,021-4%
Kennesaw$1,992-7%
Sandy Springs$1,931-10%
Duluth$1,896-12%
Decatur$1,882+22%
Lawrenceville$1,830+4%
Buford$1,802-14%
Smyrna$1,797-14%
Newnan$1,777+3%
Marietta$1,680-6%
Norcross$1,657+4%
Douglasville$1,512-8%
Roswell$1,505-17%
Stockbridge$1,497-9%
Covington$1,410+14%
Stone Mountain$1,397-3%
Conyers$1,280-14%

Compare Neighborhoods

Greenbriar

$1,082

1 Bed Avg. Rent

Intown South

$1,159

1 Bed Avg. Rent

West End

$1,159

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 Greenbriar, Intown South, and West End, where average rents for 1-bedroom apartments stand at $1,082, $1,159, and $1,159 respectively. Additional areas offering value are Peoplestown and Bankhead, where the rents are $1,170 and $1,200, a favorable comparison to Atlanta's overall 1-bedroom average of $1,754.

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 $2,339, and in Atlantic Station, the average is $2,274. For additional high-end living options, Inman Park offers 1-bedroom apartments at $2,178, and Old Fourth Ward at $2,116. These rates compare to the overall average rent of $1,754 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 $1,945. Northeast Atlanta sees average rents of $1,872 for a 1-bedroom unit. Old Fourth Ward offers similar appeal with 1-bedroom apartments averaging $2,116. For those seeking other popular areas, SoNo presents 1-bedroom apartments at $1,700, and Virginia Highland at $2,025. These prices are set against the backdrop of the city-wide average of $1,754 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Atlanta, underscoring the popularity of these particular neighborhoods.

NeighborhoodStudio Avg RentAnnual Change
Grant Park$1,950--
Old Fourth Ward$1,810-6%
Virginia Highland$1,700--
Home Park$1,6900%
Midtown$1,624-18%
Northeast Atlanta$1,600-16%
Mechanicsville$1,595-29%
Summerhill$1,593+1%
Lenox$1,593+1%
Eastside$1,561-16%
Buckhead$1,522-3%
Intown South$1,510+3%
Pittsburgh$1,510--
Inman Park$1,499-22%
Peoplestown$1,495+4%
Northwest Atlanta$1,474+4%
Downtown$1,432--
Morningside - Lenox Park$1,425-17%
Castleberry Hill$1,407--
Southside$1,330-6%
East Lake$1,312--
Brookwood$1,309-14%
Kirkwood$1,296-19%
Piedmont Heights$1,249--
Pine Hills$1,057-12%
West End$900--
Neighborhood1 Bed Avg RentAnnual Change
Reynoldstown$2,339+1%
Atlantic Station$2,274-6%
Inman Park$2,178-6%
Old Fourth Ward$2,116-6%
West Highlands$2,061--
Virginia Highland$2,025+10%
Midtown$1,945-16%
East Atlanta$1,926+65%
Lenox$1,925-6%
Home Park$1,895-3%
Northeast Atlanta$1,872-15%
Eastside$1,838-13%
Grant Park$1,807-2%
English Avenue$1,806+18%
Westside$1,798+18%
Kirkwood$1,778-6%
Downtown$1,767+1%
Castleberry Hill$1,700-6%
SoNo$1,700-13%
Buckhead$1,685-15%
East Lake$1,633--
Morningside - Lenox Park$1,620-8%
Pittsburgh$1,550+11%
North Buckhead$1,529-20%
Piedmont Heights$1,512-33%
Summerhill$1,500-23%
Brookwood$1,479-11%
Pine Hills$1,412-9%
Northwest Atlanta$1,322-22%
Mechanicsville$1,265-9%
Edgewood$1,250--
Sylvan Hills$1,2500%
Oakland City$1,245-4%
Southside$1,213-17%
Loring Heights$1,212-12%
Bankhead$1,2000%
Peoplestown$1,170-34%
Intown South$1,159-30%
West End$1,159-23%
Greenbriar$1,082-9%
Neighborhood2 Beds Avg RentAnnual Change
Reynoldstown$3,3980%
Old Fourth Ward$3,1290%
Atlantic Station$2,999-27%
Lenox$2,918+3%
Midtown$2,815-18%
Inman Park$2,695-8%
Home Park$2,655-1%
North Buckhead$2,6170%
Northeast Atlanta$2,601-15%
Virginia Highland$2,572+3%
Grant Park$2,538+11%
Peoplestown$2,507+9%
Castleberry Hill$2,480-11%
Downtown$2,452+27%
Kirkwood$2,426+2%
Eastside$2,425-2%
Buckhead$2,402-16%
Morningside - Lenox Park$2,162-2%
Westside$2,135+14%
English Avenue$2,135+14%
East Lake$2,028--
Summerhill$1,999-25%
SoNo$1,900-23%
Edgewood$1,895+18%
Brookwood$1,870-6%
Pittsburgh$1,855+3%
Piedmont Heights$1,807-35%
Pine Hills$1,6970%
Greenbriar$1,625+7%
Loring Heights$1,624-6%
East Atlanta$1,602+10%
Grove Park$1,600--
Southside$1,536-22%
Northwest Atlanta$1,413-27%
Sylvan Hills$1,400+1%
Mechanicsville$1,385-13%
Bankhead$1,373-54%
Intown South$1,225-23%
West End$1,225-12%
Oakland City$1,100--

Transportation

Commute Time

0-15 Mins

31%

15-30 Mins

44%

30-40 Mins

10%

40-60 Mins

10%

60+ Mins

5%

Transportation Scores

Percentage: 9393

Walk Score®

Walkable

No

Say 4 of 7 renters

Has Sidewalks

Yes

Say 4 of 7 renters

Percentage: 8282

Bike Score®

Bike Friendly

Yes

Say 4 of 7 renters

Percentage: 6868

Transit Score®

They Are Located Near Public Transportation

Yes

Say 4 of 7 renters

Need A Car

No

Say 6 of 7 renters

Area Amenities

Top Score

Fine Arts

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

It's just about fine for fine art. An average score.

  1. A high number of fine art centers per resident
  2. 83% more fine art centers than average
  3. 80% more fine art centers than areas of a similar size

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

Sweet Auburn Atlanta serves up a dining scene that's only lukewarm.

  1. A high number of restaurants per resident
  2. 67% more restaurants than average
  3. 62% more restaurants than areas of a similar size

Coffee

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The coffee scene is lukewarm in Sweet Auburn 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. Sweet Auburn Atlanta is running dry.

  1. A high number of bars and clubs per resident
  2. 66% more bars and clubs than average
  3. 40% more bars and clubs than areas of a similar size

Parks

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Not too many park perks in Sweet Auburn Atlanta.

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

Childcare

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Sweet Auburn Atlanta is low on childcare options so get on the waiting list early.

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

Retail Shops

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The retail inventory is low in Sweet Auburn 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

Sweet Auburn Atlanta could do with more oppawtunities for pets.

  1. A high number of pet facilities per resident
  2. An average number of pet facilities
  3. 27% more pet facilities than areas of a similar size

Amusement Parks

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

In need of a lift: Sweet Auburn Atlanta is light on amusement parks.

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

Hospitals

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Be patient when looking for a hospital around here.

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

Medical Care

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

We have a bone to pick with this Sweet Auburn 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. A high number of gas stations per resident
  2. 70% more gas stations than average
  3. 63% more gas stations than areas of a similar size

Area Features

Good Place To Raise A Family

Yes

Say 7 of 7 renters

Noise Late At Night

No

Say 6 of 7 renters

Area Has Litter

No

Say 6 of 7 renters

Mostly Older Buildings

No

Say 6 of 7 renters

Pet Friendly

Yes

Say 5 of 7 renters

Well Lit

Yes

Say 5 of 7 renters

Busy Streets

No

Say 4 of 7 renters

Near Downtown

Yes

Say 4 of 7 renters

Nearby Parks

Yes

Say 4 of 7 renters

Near Schools

Yes

Say 4 of 7 renters

Area Has Potholes

No

Say 4 of 7 renters

Safe For Families

Yes

Say 4 of 7 renters

Area Has Kids Play Outside

No

Say 4 of 7 renters

Near Grocery Stores

No

Say 4 of 7 renters

Nice Views

No

Say 4 of 7 renters

Quiet Area

No

Say 4 of 7 renters

Maintained Yards

No

Say 4 of 7 renters

Mostly Newer Buildings

No

Say 5 of 7 renters

Near Highways

No

Say 5 of 7 renters

Tree Lined Streets

No

Say 6 of 7 renters

Schools

Percentage: 4/54/5

School Score

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

Top Schools in Sweet Auburn Atlanta

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Find Apartments in Nearby Cities

City1 Bed Price2 Beds Price
Atlanta, GA 0.8 miles$1,754$2,275
Decatur, GA 4.8 miles$1,584$1,882
West Midtown Atlanta, GA 5 miles------
Sandy Springs, GA 11.7 miles$1,580$1,931
Marietta, GA 16.9 miles$1,359$1,680
Smyrna, GA 12 miles$1,472$1,797
Dunwoody, GA 13.5 miles$1,949$2,599
Brookhaven, GA 8 miles$2,114$2,595
Stockbridge, GA 16.7 miles$1,369$1,497
Druid Hills, GA 2.9 miles------

Find Apartments in Nearby Neighborhoods

Neighborhood1 Bed Price2 Beds Price
Grant Park 1.2 miles$1,807$2,538
Midtown 2 miles$1,945$2,815
Inman Park 1.2 miles$2,178$2,695
Reynoldstown 1.2 miles$2,339$3,398
Capitol Gateway 0.8 miles------
Old Fourth Ward 0.8 miles$2,116$3,129
Castleberry Hill 1.5 miles$1,700$2,480
Glenwood Park 1.4 miles------
Downtown 1 miles$1,767$2,452
Martin Luther King Jr. Landmark District 0.1 miles---$1,800