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Apartments for Rent in Brookhaven, GA - 465 Rentals available

  • Apartment
    240 E Belle Isle Road NE, Atlanta, GA 30342
    $1,225 - $2,635
    • 1-3 Beds
    • 1-2 Baths
    Carroll Management Group LLC
    Available Today! Last updated 29 May 2020
    (470) 279-4494
  • Apartment
    2283 Plaster Road Northeast, Atlanta, GA 30345
    $975 - $1,275
    • 1-3 Beds
    • 1-2 Baths
    First Communities
    Available Today! Last updated 29 May 2020
    (404) 383-6120
  • Apartment
    5610 Glenridge Drive, Sandy Springs, GA 30342
    $1,285 - $2,815
    • 1-3 Beds
    • 1-2.5 Baths
    Windsor Property Management Co.
    Available Today! Last updated 29 May 2020
    (833) 361-1502
  • Apartment
    2345 Peachwood Cir NE, Atlanta, GA 30345
    $1,334 - $2,330
    • 1-2 Beds
    • 1-2 Baths
    Hawthorne Residential Partners
    Available Today! Last updated 29 May 2020
    (844) 379-7786
  • Apartment
    5126 Peachtree Boulevard, Chamblee, GA 30341
    $1,323 - $3,220
    • Studio-2 Beds
    • 1-2 Baths
    RAM Partners, LLC
    Available Today! Last updated 29 May 2020
    (770) 852-5122
  • Apartment
    5193 Peachtree Blvd, Chamblee, GA 30341
    $1,310 - $8,538
    • 1-3 Beds
    • 1-2.5 Baths
    Greystar Real Estate- National
    Available Today! Last updated 29 May 2020
    (833) 286-7106
  • Apartment
    1740 Century Circle, Atlanta, GA 30345
    $1,050 - $2,300
    • 1-2 Beds
    • 1-2 Baths
    Gables Residential
    Available Today! Last updated 29 May 2020
    (404) 982-4801
  • Apartment
    1000 Park Avenue NE, Atlanta, GA 30326
    $2,060 - $9,990
    • 1-3 Beds
    • 1-3.5 Baths
    Wood Residential Services
    Last updated 29 May 2020
    (844) 351-8796
  • Apartment
    4011 Roswell Road, Atlanta, GA 30342
    $1,344 - $3,509
    • 1-2 Beds
    • 1-2.5 Baths
    RAM Partners, LLC
    Last updated 29 May 2020
    (844) 709-5072
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Frequently Asked Questions

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

Prices and availability in Brookhaven, GA were last updated on 27 May 2020.

What’s the average rent in Brookhaven, GA?

The average rent in Brookhaven, GA is $1,451.

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

The price range for a studio apartment in Brookhaven, GA is between $925 and $2,474.

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

The price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Brookhaven, GA is between $995 and $2,507.

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

The price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Brookhaven, GA is between $1,195 and $3,295.

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

The price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Brookhaven, GA is between $1,350 and $4,415.

Renter’s Guide to Brookhaven, GA

Brookhaven is a newer city in the Atlanta area suburbs. Formerly considered part of North Atlanta, it became a city in 2012 and stands as the largest city in DeKalb County, especially known for its historic architecture. Driving through Brookhaven, streets are lined with midcentury ranch homes and cottages from the early late 19th century. It's considered a more upscale city, with the cost of living being higher compared to surrounding suburban areas in the Atlanta area. Home to great schools and spacious recreation areas, Brookhaven attracts families and individuals looking for a quieter life outside of Atlanta with larger homes and plenty to do.

Brookhaven is around the 17th largest city in Georgia. It's a little smaller than Smyrna but bigger than Dunwoody. Atlanta has three times the people per square mile compared to Brookhaven. It's a large city but less densely populated than other major metropolitan areas. Those moving to Brookhaven can enjoy larger houses and big parks, plus the city is only about 11 miles from Atlanta, but around two and a half hours from Augusta.

Like many southern cities, Brookhaven has warm summers with short but cold winters. The higher humidity levels make summer feel muggy and the cold winters extra chilly. During the summer, temperatures are in the upper 80s and 90s, with the weather staying in the 80s throughout most of fall. In winter, the temperatures are around 60 during the day but drop to the 40s and 30s at night. Spring is a great time to visit Brookhaven as the temperatures during the day are between 60s and 70s.

Brookhaven, GA Demographics

  • Total Population53,140
  • Female 26,547
    Male 26,593
  • Median Age34.5

Cost of Living in Brookhaven, GA

The Atlanta area, including Brookhaven, has affordable public transport. The MARTA serves the Atlanta, Fulton, and DeKalb counties. It’s known for being safe and clean, and on the weekends the train runs until 1 a.m. A one-way ticket on the MARTA is $2.50. The average commute time in Brookhaven is 26.2 minutes, a little over the national average of 25.9 minutes.

Brookhaven has a moderate cost of living. A meal at a popular restaurant in town costs between $11 and $30 and a regular size cappuccino in Brookhaven sets you back around $3.50. Brookhaven has similar utility prices as Atlanta. Monthly utility costs for basic utilities including electricity, heating, cooling, water, and garbage for a 915 square foot home is around $148.77.

Average Rent in Brookhaven, GA

  • Brookhaven, GA Average Rental Price, May 2020 $1,451 /mo

Brookhaven, GA Apartment Rent Ranges

  • $701-$1,00010%
  • $1,001-$1,50050%
  • $1,501-$2,00035%
  • > $2,0006%

Brookhaven, GA Rent Trends

Average Rent Mar / 2017 Jul / 2017 Nov / 2017 Mar / 2018 Jul / 2018 Nov / 2018 Mar / 2019 Jul / 2019 Nov / 2019 May / 2020
Brookhaven, GA $1,356 $1,380 $1,367 $1,380 $1,388 $1,442 $1,441 $1,472 $1,472 $1,451
National $1,337 $1,368 $1,371 $1,374 $1,408 $1,417 $1,422 $1,458 $1,466 $1,468

Living in Brookhaven, GA

Brookhaven is a historic city, with architecture from the early 1900s. A pro of living in Brookhaven is the larger homes compared to other cities in the Atlanta area. The city is close enough to Atlanta to commute to the city for work, but a con is the traffic. While Atlanta is close by, during peak traffic hours, traveling to and from the city can take a long time. Brookhaven is only 30 minutes away from the Atlanta Hartsfield Jackson Airport. The city also has a younger demographic compared to other cities in the Atlanta area.

Things to do in Brookhaven, GA

A major attraction for families in Brookhaven is all of the beautiful parks in the city. There are around 14 parks, a top free thing to do in the city. Popular parks include Ashford Park, Murphy Candle Park, Brookhaven Park, and Briarwood Park. There are plenty of warm, sunny days for families and couples to spend time enjoying the nature of Brookhaven, escaping the hustle and bustle of the big city life.

The heart of Brookhaven is called Town Brookhaven, an urban shopping area designed to be pedestrian friendly. Some of the city's best restaurants are located in this village like Bua Thai, The Flying Biscuit, and the Tin Can Oyster Bar. At night, couples stroll through the town center, visiting shops and attending events, like live music and trivia nights. For a taste of Brookhaven culture, the Oglethorpe College Museum of Art has year-round exhibits along with special installations. Another cultural attraction for families is the Plaza Fiesta, a colorful strip mall.

Brookhaven has a few annual events that attract people from all over the Atlanta area. Artists from across the globe display their artwork at the Brookhaven Arts Festival featuring art, food, and live music. Beer lovers can enjoy the Brookhaven Beer Fest every summer. The annual chili cookout is a must-see as over 75 teams compete for the best chili. Each year Brookhaven has farmer's markets and food trucks during the warm season.

Employment and Economy in Brookhaven, GA

Compared to other cities in the Atlanta metro area, Brookhaven has a low unemployment rate and a robust local economy. The major industries in Brookhaven are science, technology services, healthcare, and finance. There are a few large companies headquartered in Brookhaven, like AT&T Mobility, Sysnet, The Weather Company, Verizon Telematics, and the Atlanta Hawks. Many people commute to Atlanta for work from Brookhaven.

Brookhaven, GA Households

  • Total Number of Households22,071
  • Family 11,112
    Non-family 10,959
  • Children 5,538
    No Children 16,533
  • Average People Per Household2.37
  • Median Household Income$87,252
  • Median Housing Costs Per Month$1,562

Education in Brookhaven, GA

The city is known for having a great public school system. Some top schools in the area are Chamblee Charter High School, DeKalb School of the Arts, and DeKalb Early College Academy. Brookhaven is home to the historic Oglethorpe University, a private four-year university with gothic architecture set in the heart of the city. Nearby colleges include Georgia Gwinnett College, Georgia State University, and the Georgia Institute of Technology.

Brookhaven, GA Education Statistics

  • No High School7%
  • Some High School17%
  • Some College10%
  • Associate Degree3%
  • Bachelor Degree37%
  • Graduate Degree26%

Tips for Renting in Brookhaven, GA

Brookhaven follows the state's renter's rights laws so do your research before deciding to move to the area. Use all the available online resources and also meet up with the landlord to discuss any concerns you might have.

It would be a good idea to also take some time to walk around the area and see if it's the right place for you, maybe even chat with the locals. There's nothing like moving to a new neighborhood confident that the decision you took is the right one.

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