""
Save This Search

Apartments for Rent in Atlanta, GA
3,776 Rentals Available

  • Resident Rated
    Cozy dining room with modern décor at The Columns at Lake Ridge, Dunwoody, GA - Photo Gallery 2 Fully equipped kitchen with oak cabinetry and black appliances at The Columns at Lake Ridge, GA 30338 - Photo Gallery 3
    Today

    3900 Lake Ridge Lane, Dunwoody, GA 30338
    11 Units available
    • 2 BEDS
    • 3 BEDS
    • $1,448+
    • $2,019+
    View Property
    Property reviews
    5/5 Anonymous on Jan 1, 2022

    It's a good location.

    4/5 Anonymous on Mar 20, 2022

    Peaceful area, beautiful location, amiable people, staff, & maintenance. Keep it up guys~!! A new year means an opportunity to increase improvement & acceleration. You GOT This

  • Top Rated for Location
    415 Fairburn Rd SW 1-3 Beds Apartment for Rent - Photo Gallery 2 415 Fairburn Rd SW 1-3 Beds Apartment for Rent - Photo Gallery 3
    1 day ago

    415 Fairburn Rd SW, Atlanta, GA 30331
    36 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • 3 BEDS
    • $1,060
    • $1,235
    • $1,400
    View Property
    Property reviews
    5/5 Anonymous on Mar 18, 2022

    Been living here for a year and 5 months and I’m satisfied

  • Top Rated for Location
    Bright sunroom with colorful decor at Chatsworth Apartments, Georgia - Photo Gallery 2 Modern dining room with accent wall at Chatsworth Apartments, Atlanta 30341 - Photo Gallery 3
    Today

    4700 North Hill Parkway, Atlanta, GA 30341
    10 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • 3 BEDS
    • $1,454+
    • $1,484+
    • $1,997+
    View Property
    Property reviews
    5/5 Dayton W. on Sep 20, 2021

    I love this community.

    5/5 Laura B. on Feb 3, 2020

    thanks for everything

  • Resident Rated
    Exterior area view at Vineyards at Flat Shoals, Atlanta, GA, 30316 - Photo Gallery 2 Building Exterior area at Vineyards at Flat Shoals, Atlanta, GA - Photo Gallery 3
    1 day ago

    200 Vineyard Walk, Atlanta, GA 30316
    10 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • Ask for pricing
    • $1,084
    View Property
    Property reviews
    3/5 Anonymous on Mar 28, 2022

    Maintenance has changed drastically over the years.

  • Kitchen attached to living room at Link Apartments® Grant Park, Atlanta, GA - Photo Gallery 2 Model kitchen at Link Apartments® Grant Park, Georgia - Photo Gallery 3
    1 day ago

    730 Glenwood Ave SE, Atlanta, GA 30312
    Contact for availability
    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • $1,727+
    • $2,614+
    View Property
    Overview

    Reap the full perks of urban living at  Link Apartments® Grant Park. Nestled in a vibrant and artsy neighborhood, our homes offer style, entertainment, and upscale comfort all in one. Call today and book a tour of our Grant Park apartments or townhomes to enjoy an amenity-rich hideaway, with every indulgence at your fingertips!  A saltwater pool with a sundeck and lounging area makes coming home a pleasure. The elegant firepit with seating invites you to unwind, while the grilling station with modern gas barbecues were designed for your enjoyment. There’s also plenty of green space for you to explore, in addition to the scenic views of our beautiful terrace. To further add to your convenience, EV charging stations, a cyber center for work, as well as a 24/7 fitness center & yoga studio are also part of our package. We also have dog wash stations and a pet park so that your furry companions feel just as pampered. Choose from our apartments in Grant Park, Atlanta. With one and two-bedroom layouts, they’re spacious and well-appointed, featuring designer fixtures, stainless-steel appliances, and granite countertops. Washers and dryers, along with energy-efficient lighting, expansive windows, and USB outlets are part of every unit, with a few of our homes also boasting two-car garages and private patios or balconies. Flexible payment options are available, and you’re able to stay connected through our Link mobile app.  Midtown Atlanta and all of its urban conveniences are just minutes away. You’ll be close to Georgia Tech, SunTrust Park, I-20, Galleria Mall, and much more. Let’s connect and get your tour scheduled to see our 30312 area apartments!

    Amenities
    • Pets Allowed
  • Top Rated for Location
    Spacious Apartments Available at The George & The Leonard, Georgia, 30312 - Photo Gallery 2 Studio Bedroom Area View at The George & The Leonard, Georgia - Photo Gallery 3
    Today

    301 Memorial Dr SE, Atlanta, GA 30312
    Contact for availability
    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • $1,595+
    • $2,556+
    View Property
    Property reviews
    5/5 Madison E. on Jul 13, 2020

    Love the location

    4/5 Nivla G. on Jun 23, 2020

    More than likely, I will not be resigning my lease agreement. The leasing office definetly know my daily struggle with my neighbor. I love my place, although it reeks of marijuana on a daily basis, as well as the hallways.

  • Top Rated for Location
    Today

    1777 Peachtree Street NE, Atlanta, GA 30309
    9 Units available
    • Studio
    • 1 BED
    • 2+ BEDS
    • Ask for pricing
    • $1,825+
    • $2,982
    View Property
  • Top Rated for Location
    Have rent special Rent Specials
    Today

    930 Howell Mill Rd., Atlanta, GA 30318
    10 Units available
    • Studio
    • 1 BED
    • 2+ BEDS
    • $1,600+
    • $1,800+
    • $2,100+
    View Property
  • Top Rated for Staff
    Today

    1438 Bouldercrest Rd. SE, Atlanta, GA 30316
    23 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • 3 BEDS
    • $1,297+
    • $1,540+
    • $1,619+
    View Property
  • Top Rated for Location
    Have rent special Rent Specials
    Today

    240 N. Highland Avenue, Atlanta, GA 30307
    7 Units available
    • Studio
    • 1 BED
    • 2+ BEDS
    • $1,750+
    • $2,100+
    • $3,000+
    View Property
  • Top Rated for Location
    Today

    701 Highland Avenue, Atlanta, GA 30312
    Contact for availability
    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • $2,056+
    • $2,425+
    View Property
  • Interactive banner rent
    What's your rent budget?
  • Top Rated for Location
    Today

    464 Bishop St. NW, Atlanta, GA 30318
    Contact for availability
    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • $1,925+
    • $2,380+
    View Property
  • Top Rated for Location
    Have rent special Rent Specials
    Today

    755 North Avenue NE, Atlanta, GA 30306
    Contact for availability
    • Studio
    • 1 BED
    • 2+ BEDS
    • $1,799+
    • $1,899+
    • $2,699+
    View Property
  • Top Rated for Location
    Today

    1450 La France Street NE, Atlanta, GA 30307
    Contact for availability
    • Studio
    • 1 BED
    • 2+ BEDS
    • $1,557+
    • $1,599+
    • $2,189+
    View Property
  • Top Rated for Location
    1 day ago

    717 Lee Street, Atlanta, GA 30310
    Contact for availability
    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • $1,540+
    • Ask for pricing
    View Property
  • Today

    89 Woodward Ave SE, Atlanta, GA 30312
    Contact for availability
    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • 3 BEDS
    • $1,233+
    • $1,538+
    • Ask for pricing
    View Property
  • 1 day ago

    440 Markham Street SW, Atlanta, GA 30313
    Contact for availability
    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • $1,155+
    • $1,395+
    View Property
  • Interactive banner bedroom
    How many bedrooms are you
    looking for?
    • Studio
    • 1
    • 2
    • 3
    • 4+
  • Today

    1371 Kimberly Way, Atlanta, GA 30331
    Contact for availability
    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • 3+ BEDS
    • $1,226+
    • $1,335+
    • $1,467+
    View Property
  • Today

    526 Centennial Olympic Park Drive, Atlanta, GA 30313
    Contact for availability
    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • 3 BEDS
    • Ask for pricing
    • $1,559+
    • $2,357+
    View Property
  • Today

    357 Auburn Pointe Drive, SE, Atlanta, GA 30312
    Contact for availability
    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • 3 BEDS
    • $1,568+
    • $1,775+
    • Ask for pricing
    View Property
  • Today

    174 Moury Avenue, Atlanta, GA 30315
    Contact for availability
    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • 3+ BEDS
    • $1,296+
    • $1,065
    • $1,752+
    View Property
  • Today

    387 Joseph E Lowery Blvd SW, Atlanta, GA 30310
    Contact for availability
    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • 3 BEDS
    • $1,296+
    • $1,406+
    • $1,774+
    View Property
  • Today

    1845 Piedmont Ave NE, Atlanta, GA 30324
    30 Units available
    • Studio
    • 1 BED
    • 2+ BEDS
    • $1,590+
    • $1,810+
    • $2,400+
    View Property
  • Top Rated for Location
    Today

    77 12Th Street NE., Atlanta, GA 30309
    Contact for availability
    • Studio
    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • Ask for pricing
    • $2,207+
    • $3,427+
    View Property
  • Resident Rated
    Today

    1295 Donnelly Ave., SW, Atlanta, GA 30310
    7 Units available
    • Studio
    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • Ask for pricing
    • $1,120+
    • $1,184+
    View Property
  • Today

    5126 Peachtree Blvd., Chamblee, GA 30341
    14 Units available
    • Studio
    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • $1,530+
    • $1,949+
    • $3,155+
    View Property
  • Resident Rated
    Today

    3900 Lake Ridge Lane, Dunwoody, GA 30338
    11 Units available
    • 2 BEDS
    • 3 BEDS
    • $1,448+
    • $2,019+
    View Property
  • Interactive banner rent special
    See properties that offer
    rent specials.
  • Top Rated for Location
    Today

    2200 Ranchwood Drive NE, Atlanta, GA 30345
    14 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • 3 BEDS
    • $1,498+
    • $1,874+
    • Ask for pricing
    View Property
  • Top Rated for Location
    Today

    6558 Roswell Road, Sandy Springs, GA 30328
    Contact for availability
    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • $1,717+
    • $2,616+
    View Property
  • Resident Rated
    Today

    2305 Global Forum Blvd., Atlanta, GA 30340
    12 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • 3 BEDS
    • $1,465+
    • $1,570+
    • $1,995+
    View Property
  • Top Rated for Location
    Today

    1950 Howell Mill Rd NW, Atlanta, GA 30318
    Contact for availability
    • Studio
    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • $1,400+
    • $1,660+
    • $2,285+
    View Property
  • Top Rated for Location
    1 day ago

    415 Fairburn Rd SW, Atlanta, GA 30331
    36 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • 3 BEDS
    • $1,060
    • $1,235
    • $1,400
    View Property
  • Top Rated for Location
    1 day ago

    530 East Paces Ferry Rd, Atlanta, GA 30305
    24 Units available
    • Studio
    • 1 BED
    • 2+ BEDS
    • Ask for pricing
    • $1,710+
    • $2,590+
    View Property
  • Interactive banner pet policy
    View pet-friendly rentals
  • Top Rated for Staff
    Today

    4375 Cascade Rd, Atlanta, GA 30331
    5 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • 3 BEDS
    • $1,135
    • $1,240+
    • Ask for pricing
    View Property
  • Top Rated for Location
    Today

    1970 Peachford Road, Dunwoody, GA 30338
    36 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • $1,390+
    • $1,795+
    View Property
  • Top Rated for Location
    Today

    20 Terminus Pl Suite 1100, Atlanta, GA 30305
    Contact for availability
    • Studio
    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • $1,355+
    • $1,495+
    • $2,295+
    View Property
  • Top Rated for Location
    Today

    4700 North Hill Parkway, Atlanta, GA 30341
    10 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • 3 BEDS
    • $1,454+
    • $1,484+
    • $1,997+
    View Property
  • Top Rated for Location
    Today

    5211 Peachtree Blvd, Chamblee, GA 30341
    Contact for availability
    • Studio
    • 1 BED
    • 2+ BEDS
    • $1,675+
    • $1,840+
    • $2,480+
    View Property
  • Top Rated for Location
    Today

    1010 West Peachtree St. NW, Atlanta, GA 30309
    Contact for availability
    • Studio
    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • $1,716+
    • $2,099+
    • $2,769+
    View Property
  • Top Rated for Location
    Today

    855 Emory Point Drive, Atlanta, GA 30329
    90 Units available
    • Studio
    • 1 BED
    • 2+ BEDS
    • $1,679+
    • $1,773+
    • $2,390+
    View Property
  • Top Rated for Location
    Today

    3000 Cumberland Club Drive, Atlanta, GA 30339
    20 Units available
    • Studio
    • 1 BED
    • 2+ BEDS
    • $1,080
    • $1,250+
    • $1,620+
    View Property
  • Resident Rated
    1 day ago

    200 Vineyard Walk, Atlanta, GA 30316
    10 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • Ask for pricing
    • $1,084
    View Property
  • Top Rated for Location
    Today

    3450 Evans Rd, Atlanta, GA 30341
    16 Units available
    • 2 BEDS
    • 3 BEDS
    • $1,730+
    • $2,020+
    View Property
  • Top Rated for Staff
    Today

    1067 Pitts Rd, Dunwoody, GA 30350
    Contact for availability
    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • 3 BEDS
    • $1,313+
    • $1,370+
    • $1,727+
    View Property
  • Today

    4501 Circle 75 Parkway, Atlanta, GA 30339
    22 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • 3 BEDS
    • $1,820+
    • $2,305+
    • Ask for pricing
    View Property
  • Today

    5479 Glenridge Drive, Atlanta, GA 30342
    17 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • $1,500+
    • $2,045+
    View Property
  • 1 day ago

    730 Glenwood Ave SE, Atlanta, GA 30312
    Contact for availability
    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • $1,727+
    • $2,614+
    View Property
  • Resident Rated
    Today

    100 Wood Terrace Place, Doraville, GA 30340
    20 Units available
    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • 3 BEDS
    • Ask for pricing
    • $1,525+
    • $1,700+
    View Property
  • 1 day ago

    3200 Lakeview Place, East Point, GA 30037
    96 Units available
    • Studio
    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    • $988+
    • $1,088
    • $1,103+
    View Property
  • Top Rated for Location
    Have rent special Rent Specials
    Today

    1080 Euclid Ave NE, Atlanta, GA 30307
    Contact for availability
    • Studio
    • 1 BED
    • 2 BEDS
    Ask for pricing
    View Property

Look for apartments near me

Are you looking to land that one apartment near you that ticks all the boxes? Now you can browse through available RentCafe apartment listings in your area, rated and reviewed by verified residents. Comparing the size, price, amenities and location of apartments for rent near you is easier than ever. Do you feel like expanding the search beyond your neighborhood and ZIP code? Browse apartments for rent in your city and state to find the best fit, wherever you are in the U.S. Somewhere out there is the perfect apartment just waiting for you.

Whether you're looking for a studio, an apartment with one or more bedrooms, or maybe you're upgrading to a luxury apartment or need to acommodate a pet, RentCafe allows you to easily search for a rental near you based on your criteria, anywhere in the U.S. So, let's find your new home today!

Frequently Asked Questions

When were prices and availability in Atlanta, GA last updated?

Prices and availability in Atlanta, GA were last updated on 20 May 2022.

What are the best apartments in Atlanta, GA?

The best apartments in Atlanta, GA are: Link Apartments® Grant Park, The George & The Leonard, The Columns at Lake Ridge, Chatsworth Apartments and Elite at City Park.

What is the average rent in Atlanta, GA?

The average rent in Atlanta, GA is $1,812. Start your search for apartments in Atlanta, GA now.

What is the price range for a studio apartment in Atlanta, GA?

The price range for a studio apartment in Atlanta, GA is between $850 and $18,420. View all studio apartments in Atlanta, GA.

What is the price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Atlanta, GA?

The price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Atlanta, GA is between $625 and $16,729. Browse all available 1-bedroom apartments in Atlanta, GA now.

What is the price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Atlanta, GA?

The price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Atlanta, GA is between $740 and $19,822. Browse and find a 2-bedroom apartment in Atlanta, GA.

What is the price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Atlanta, GA?

The price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Atlanta, GA is between $770 and $23,538. Browse all available 3-bedroom apartments in Atlanta, GA.

Renter's guide to Atlanta, GA

Cosmopolitan and diverse, Atlanta is a major Southeastern US cultural center and business hub. It serves as the capital city of Georgia and the seat for Fulton County. Notably, Atlanta was the chosen location of the 1996 Summer Olympic Games, an achievement that solidified its position as a global city.

Since its beginning, Atlanta has had a mixture of European and African American culture, with recent contributions from Latin American and Asian heritage. The city is also remarkably modern for being located in one of the original 13 colonies. Atlanta was founded around 1847 but was razed during the Civil War, losing many of its antebellum landmarks in the process. The city had to rebuild itself from the ground up and grew into a large municipality.

Atlanta is the largest city in Georgia and among the largest metropolitan areas in the entire Southeastern United States. Atlanta has about half the population of Indianapolis and is roughly equal in population to Colorado Springs. Chicago is approximately six times larger than Atlanta.

Atlanta is located 150 miles from Augusta and 250 miles from Savannah. Birmingham, AL is 150 miles away from Atlanta and Miami lies about 675 miles away. Atlanta and New Orleans are separated by a distance of 475 miles.

The weather in Atlanta is usually hot and humid and its climate is subtropical. Summer temperatures average 80ºF with highs reaching the 90s. In winter, temperatures hover around 44ºF, although Atlanta does see temperatures drop below freezing about 45 days every year.

The seasons are distinct in Atlanta, with winter occurring from December to January, spring from March to May, summer is comprised of June through August, and autumn is from September to November. Rain is plentiful and distributed pretty evenly throughout all 12 months. Snowfall typically doesn’t exceed 2.5 inches in a year. Although the city is too far inland to face many problems from hurricanes, tornadoes are a frequent danger.

Atlanta, GA Demographics

  • Total Population488,800
  • Female 237,192
    Male 251,608
  • Median Age33.3

Atlanta, GA has a population of 488,800 according to the most recent data from the U.S. Census Bureau. 251,608 of Atlanta’s residents are women and 237,192 are men. The median age of those who live in Atlanta, GA is 33.3.

Cost of Living in Atlanta, GA

The MARTA system is the most popular form of public transportation in Atlanta and consists of a bus/rail combination. A regular adult fare is $2.50, but seniors and the disabled pay $1.00. Up to two children can ride free with a paying adult, provided the kids are less than 46 inches tall. A 30-day unlimited MARTA pass costs $95, but is reduced to $68.50 for students.

Both Yellow Cab Company and the Atlanta Checker Cab Company operate in Atlanta, making it simple to find a taxi. The average commute time is 30 minutes, a bit longer than the national average of 26 minutes.

A three-course meal for two at a mid-priced restaurant runs from $45 to $70. The average price of a regular cappuccino is $3.72.

A 915-square-foot apartment in Atlanta requires $161 per month on average for utilities such as electricity, heating, water, and garbage. This is more than the US average of $147.

Average Rent in Atlanta, GA

  • Atlanta, GA Average Rental Price, February 2022 $1,812 /mo

The average monthly rent of apartments in Atlanta, GA is $1,812.

Atlanta, GA Apartment Rent Ranges

About 44% of apartment rents in Atlanta, GA range between $1,501-$2,000. Meanwhile, apartments priced over > $2,000 represent 27% of apartments. Around 24% of Atlanta’s apartments are in the $1,001-$1,500 price range. 5% of apartments are priced between $701-$1,000.

Atlanta, GA Rent Trends

Average Rent Nov / 2018 Mar / 2019 Jul / 2019 Nov / 2019 Mar / 2020 Jul / 2020 Nov / 2020 Mar / 2021 Jul / 2021 Nov / 2021 Feb / 2022
Atlanta, GA $1,429 $1,430 $1,471 $1,474 $1,457 $1,471 $1,515 $1,527 $1,670 $1,790 $1,812
National $1,362 $1,367 $1,399 $1,407 $1,409 $1,399 $1,403 $1,412 $1,495 $1,591 $1,628

Compared to the national average rent of $1,628, the average rent in Atlanta, GA is $1,812.

Living in Atlanta, GA

Just like anywhere else in the world, there are pros and cons to living in Atlanta as well. Some of the benefits of living in Atlanta include its abundance of gorgeous parks and its proximity to wilderness activities, like the Smoky Mountains and Appalachian Trail. Although the summer heat can be intense, many appreciate the low snowfall and balmy winters.

On the other hand, Atlanta traffic is often dense and the city has problems with smog and air pollution. Navigating the city can be difficult and is exacerbated by the many streets with variations of the name “Peachtree.”

Atlanta has a lot to offer for new graduates and young adults. In 2010, Forbes ranked the city as the best place in the South for young professionals. More recently, MarketWatch.com awarded Atlanta the 2014 top spot for best cities for recent college graduates. Additionally, Atlanta was announced as the second best US city for millennials in 2015 by Money.com, based on the city’s economic opportunities and many fun attractions.

Things to do in Atlanta, GA

Atlanta is full of things to do. For example, watching the Atlanta Falcons play is always fun. Other things to do with kids are catching an Atlanta Braves game or watching the city’s NBA team, the Atlanta Hawks, play at Philips Arena.

Attractions & points of interest include The World of Coke, but the Atlanta Zoo, Six Flags Theme Park, and the Atlanta Botanical Gardens also offer plenty of fun things to do. Still, for family weekends, visiting the Georgia Aquarium is arguably one of the top things to do. Built in 2005, the facility features over 11,000 aquatic species.

You can also go beneath the earth and escape the heat while shopping in Underground Atlanta. Buckhead, an upscale and trendy neighborhood, features great boutique shopping opportunities, and art devotees will love the Little 5 Points area with its craft and clothing stores. It’s no wonder that in 2014 Atlanta was named as the number one city for artists in the US.

Couples can catch a concert at The Tabernacle, an over 100-year-old venue. For a more intimate setting, the Starlight Drive-In Theatre is a great place to spend a romantic evening with your significant other. If you’re looking for some free things to do in Atlanta, Centennial Olympic Park is a very popular destination, and the city center is home to Piedmont Park—Atlanta’s most popular park. Other walking and dog parks include Lullwater, Grant, and Chastain Parks.  Tours of the Georgia State Capital and the Martin Luther King, Jr. National Historic Site are also accessible free of charge.

Atlanta history and culture is represented by The Center for Civil and Human Rights. For visual arts, the High Museum of Art is a great choice. Also, the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra provides experiences for all music lovers.

Another music event is the annual Atlanta Jazz Festival. Dragon Con, aimed towards comic and games enthusiasts, is also held yearly.

Atlanta, GA employment & economy

The transportation and service industries have a strong presence in Atlanta. Several food and beverage companies, like Arby’s, Chick-fil-A, and Coca-Cola, operate their headquarters in the city. Additionally, Home Depot and Delta Airlines are based in Atlanta. AT&T is also a top employer in the Atlanta metro.

Besides the many university jobs available, one of the city’s major employers is the Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, the world’s busiest airport. There are numerous opportunities for pilots, mechanics, security, and support staff at ATL.

Atlanta, GA Households

  • Total Number of Households206,229
  • Family 87,024
    Non-family 119,205
  • Children 42,199
    No Children 164,030
  • Average People Per Household2.19
  • Median Household Income$59,948
  • Median Housing Costs Per Month$1,255

According to U.S. Census data, there are 206,229 households in Atlanta, GA. 87,024 are family households and 119,205 are non-family households. There are 42,199 households with children in Atlanta and 164,030 households without children. On average, about 2.19 people live in a household in Atlanta, GA. The median income of a Atlanta household living in Atlanta is $59,948 per year. The median housing costs per month are $1,255.

Education in Atlanta, GA

The top colleges in Atlanta are Georgia Tech, known for an outstanding engineering program, and Emory University and its school of medicine. The city is also home to Georgia State University, the Savannah College of Art and Design, and Morehouse College.

Atlanta, GA Education Statistics

The level of education of the population of Atlanta, GA is as follows: 2% have no high school education, 27% completed some high school, 18% partially completed college, 5% have an Associate Degree, 28% have a Bachelor Degree, and 20% have a Graduate Degree.

Tips for renting in Atlanta, GA

Renters moving to Atlanta should be aware that renters’ rights in GA include the return of a security deposit no later than one month from moving out. However, there is no set limit on the amount that a landlord may charge as a security deposit.

Although Georgia has no specific laws regarding mold damage to apartments, this may fall under the landlord’s legal responsibility to maintain a habitable dwelling.  

Finally, Atlanta has no rent-controlled apartments, but reasonably-priced dwellings are still available. Be careful, however, because Georgia law allows a landlord to initiate eviction proceedings after a single missed payment in a 12-month period.

RentCafe is your one-stop shop for finding a great new apartment in Atlanta, GA. Easily search through a wide selection of apartments for rent in Atlanta, GA, and view detailed information about available rentals including floor plans, pricing, photos, amenities, interactive maps, and thorough property descriptions. Property owners and managers are one click away, so feel free to contact them and find out all you need to know about the apartment you’re interested in. Browse Atlanta, GA apartments with rents starting from $988 and submit your rental application today!

Finding a home nearby is easier than you think. Check out our Apartments Near Me page and take your pick!