Underwood Hills Atlanta is a mostly residential neighborhood in West Midtown. The area is known for its proximity to the Seaboard Coast Line Railroad, where many of the neighborhood's earliest residents were employed. Underwood Hills still has several Civil War era buildings in use. The community is populated by young professionals and families seeking a close-knit neighborhood that's near to downtown and has plenty of things to do. Underwood Hills Atlanta has a trendy vibe and is a popular place for newlyweds or young couples find their first place to live together.
When looking for apartments in Underwood Hills, plan to pay an average of $1100 per month for a one bedroom unit. Two bedroom apartments in the neighborhood cost an average of $1500 per month. The majority of units available for rent feature amenities such as gated access for your security. Most Underwood Hills apartments also offer eat-in kitchens with full-size refrigerators and built-in microwaves and dishwashers. You'll also enjoy the convenience of on-site laundry facilities or in-unit washer and dryer hookups. You can rent an apartment that is just a few minutes walk away from work or school and have the convenience of nearby fun things to do.
If you're ready to be entertained, then the Underwood Hills neighborhood is the perfect place for you to rent an apartment. You'll find dozens of eclectic art galleries, live music venues, retail and restaurants for any type of mood or cuisine. In addition to high-end restaurants, you can also enjoy some street food at the Atlanta Food Truck Park, located just minutes from your new place. Enjoy the artwork of local artisans and international artists alike at the Saltworks Gallery or the monthly outdoor West Side Arts District Art Walk, which takes place on the third Saturday of each month. Enjoy live music at one of many venues such as the Goat Farm Arts Center. Nearby parks for people watching or getting some exercise include the Underwood Hills Park and Spring Valley Road Park.
Most rental complexes in Underwood Hills Atlanta are pet friendly. You may need to pay a deposit or monthly fee for your pet. To keep your pet looking and feeling great, you can choose local dog groomers and veterinary facilities such as Premium Pet Food And Grooming, VCA Buckhead Animal Hospital or PetSmart. Pay regular visits to Dog Park Atlanta or Oakhurst Dog Park.
Most people living in Underwood Hills drive to work. The average commute time is 22 minutes one way to or from work. Fewer than 10 percent of drivers carpool. There is some public transportation through MARTA, which includes bus and light rail lines. Public transportation services are minimal during the overnight hours, weekends and holidays. The area is not known to be friendly to bike riders and has few biking lanes available.
School aged children are served by the Atlanta Public Schools system. Public schools include E. Rivers Elementary School, Sutton Middle School and North Atlanta High School. Options for nearby private schools include St Pius X Catholic High School, Immaculate Heart Of Mary School, Pace Academy, North Peachtree Academy and Lovett School. Charter schools in the area include Charles R. Drew Charter School, Kipp South Fulton Academy School and Riverwood International Charter School.