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Average Rent in College Park, GA

Avg. RentAnnual Change
College Park Studio - $750-22%
College Park 1 Bed - $1,040+6%
College Park 2 Beds - $1,150+2%
Last updated 6/17/2024

Local Guide

See what College Park, GA has to offer.

Local Reviews

It is a very quiet neighborhood. Many of the neighbors have lived here over 10 years. It is very close to the schools.

Demographics

Education

High School

41%

Associate's

34%

Bachelor's

17%

Master's

7%

Doctorate

1%

Family Size

2 people

44%

3 people

20%

4 people

19%

5 people

7%

6+ people

9%

Household Income

0-50k

63%

50-100k

24%

100-150k

8%

150-200k

3%

200k+

3%

Age

0-10

17%

10-20

16%

20-45

31%

45-65

26%

65+

9%

Affordability

Percentage: 4/54/5

Renters gave this area a 4 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 College Park, GA

In College Park, GA, as of 2024, the average rent for apartments ranges from $750 to $1,150. Specifically, the average rent for a studio apartment in College Park, GA is $750. For those seeking a 1-bedroom apartments, the average rent is $1,040. And for a 2-bedroom apartment, renters can expect to pay an average of $1,150.

Annual Rent Change Over the Past 12 Months

Studio

-22%

Changed from $962 to $750
1 Bed

+6%

Changed from $981 to $1,040
2 Beds

+2%

Changed from $1,127 to $1,150
Last updated 6/17/2024

Rent Ranges

Apartment PricesProportion
11%
13%
32%
27%
17%

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%

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Transportation

Commute Time

0-15 Mins

19%

15-30 Mins

31%

30-40 Mins

22%

40-60 Mins

14%

60+ Mins

14%

Transportation Scores

Percentage: 2323

Walk Score®

Walkable

No

Say 13 of 17 renters

Has Sidewalks

Yes

Say 11 of 17 renters

Percentage: 2828

Bike Score®

Bike Friendly

No

Say 9 of 17 renters

Area Amenities

Top Score

Grocery Stores

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

This supermarket score is far from superior.

  1. A high number of grocery stores per resident
  2. 82% fewer grocery stores than average
  3. Significantly more grocery stores than areas of a similar size

Nightlife

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Disco is definitely dead around here.

  1. A high number of bars and clubs per resident
  2. 70% fewer bars and clubs than average
  3. Significantly more bars and clubs than areas of a similar size

Retail Shops

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

This place is great for recovering shopaholics - a low retail score.

  1. A high number of shops per resident
  2. 76% fewer shops than average
  3. Significantly more shops than areas of a similar size

Restaurants

1/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The lack of restaurants here may leave a bad taste in your mouth.

  1. Few restaurants per resident
  2. 87% fewer restaurants than average
  3. 18% more restaurants than areas of a similar size

Coffee

1/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Not a latte coffee shops in College Park.

  1. Few coffee shops per resident
  2. 100% fewer coffee shops than average
  3. 100% fewer coffee shops than areas of a similar size

Parks

1/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Almost zero flower power to be had. College Park gets a low score for parks

  1. Few parks per resident
  2. 100% fewer parks than average
  3. 100% fewer parks than areas of a similar size

Health and Fitness

1/5 stars based on undefined reviews

College Park ain't pulling its weight. A low score for fitness.

  1. Few gyms per resident
  2. 87% fewer gyms than average
  3. 17% fewer gyms than areas of a similar size

Pet Services

1/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Pets may want to go elsewhere for their fur-ever home.

  1. Few pet facilities per resident
  2. 75% fewer pet facilities than average
  3. 17% fewer pet facilities than areas of a similar size

Gas Stations

1/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The gas stations here are few and far between.

  1. Few gas stations per resident
  2. 87% fewer gas stations than average
  3. 44% fewer gas stations than areas of a similar size

Area Features

Noise Late At Night

No

Say 16 of 17 renters

Busy Streets

No

Say 14 of 17 renters

Area Has Litter

No

Say 14 of 17 renters

Mostly Older Buildings

No

Say 14 of 17 renters

Area Has Potholes

No

Say 14 of 17 renters

Near Grocery Stores

Yes

Say 13 of 17 renters

Good Place To Raise A Family

Yes

Say 13 of 17 renters

Near Schools

Yes

Say 12 of 17 renters

Maintained Yards

Yes

Say 11 of 17 renters

Area Has Kids Play Outside

Yes

Say 9 of 17 renters

Quiet Area

Yes

Say 9 of 17 renters

Safe For Families

No

Say 9 of 17 renters

Nearby Parks

No

Say 10 of 17 renters

Pet Friendly

No

Say 10 of 17 renters

Tree Lined Streets

No

Say 10 of 17 renters

Mostly Newer Buildings

No

Say 11 of 17 renters

Nice Views

No

Say 11 of 17 renters

Near Highways

No

Say 12 of 17 renters

Well Lit

No

Say 12 of 17 renters

Near Downtown

No

Say 16 of 17 renters

Schools

Percentage: 3/53/5

School Score

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

Top Schools in College Park

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About

College Park, GA

Overview of College Park

Looking for a small town that hints of a big city nearby? College Park, Georgia, may be everything you're searching for. Located roughly 20 minutes outside of Atlanta, College Park offers residents the best of both the urban and suburban worlds.

College Park apartments for rent can be found across the city and may even be kind to your budget.

Living in College Park, GA

College Park was founded when a land grant was issued in 1846. The city has one of the largest urban historic districts in the state, and includes businesses, schools and government buildings, in addition to homes. During the 1890s, the city was one of few that had a female architect involved in urban planning and design.

College Park has modernized and grown with the times. With a population of 14,360 as of July 2011, the community is not oppressively tiny, but manages to retain the small town feel that makes it so appealing to residents.

College Park Work and Study

College Park is known for being home to one of the largest independent day schools in the country. Woodward Academy provides students with the opportunity to engage in college preparatory instruction. The school serves students from pre-kindergarten through high school and attracts a diverse range of pupils from multiple counties.

Despite its name sounding like a university town, College Park is not home to any institutions of higher education. However, there are some universities within a reasonable distance, including  Georgia State University. The institution, which was founded in 1913, provides students with the opportunity to study an enormous variety of academic subjects. With more than 250 degree programs, a law school and a nursing program, it is easy for pupils to find a course of study that suits their needs and interests.

Those who are not seeking a degree in College Park may want to search for a career with some of the city's largest employers. The aviation industry is a main source of employment for many residents in the city. The top employer in College Park is the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). The FAA is closely followed by Eagle Group International, Woodward Academy, Sysco Corporation, Atlantic Southeast Airlines and AirTran Airlines.

Rentals in College Park, GA, and Cost of Living

The U.S. Census Bureau shows that apartments in College Park typically range from $600 to $1,000 per month. The median gross monthly rent is $712.

Those who call College Park home may be attracted by more than the relatively inexpensive rent. The area is a transportation hub, with Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport located nearby and Old National Highway passing through the city. Its close proximity to Atlanta is also a draw for many residents.

College Park Attractions and Special Events

College Park is home to Cityfest, an annual event that features well-known music acts, events for kids and plenty of entertainment. This free event brings the community together, as residents socialize with friends, family and neighbors while enjoying live music.

Becoming actively involved with the College Park community is easy. The city boasts a wide variety of societies, clubs and organizations residents can join to meet locals and participate in their hobbies or interests. From the Young-at-Heart Club to the Historical Society, there's something for everyone in College Park. 

Because College Park is close to Atlanta, it's easy to escape for a day and enjoy the big city. Football-lovers will be excited to head to an Atlanta Falcons game, while those who prefer baseball can cheer on the Braves. Those who want to explore the area's history can spend an afternoon at the Atlanta History Center, which is an educational treat for the whole family. 

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East Point, GA 1.9 miles$1,100$1,225
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Decatur, GA 12.2 miles$1,555$1,747
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Morrow, GA 8 miles$1,075$1,299
Smyrna, GA 16.4 miles$1,387$1,747
Marietta, GA 21.5 miles$1,344$1,635

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Downtown$1,000$1,195