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Average rent in College Park, GA

$1,265/mo College Park, GA average rental price, March 2023
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The average monthly rent of apartments in College Park, GA is $1,265.

College Park, GA apartment rent ranges

About 17% of apartment rents in College Park, GA range between $1,501-$2,000. Meanwhile, apartments priced over > $2,000 represent 2% of apartments. Around 58% of Atlanta’s apartments are in the $1,001-$1,500 price range. 23% of apartments are priced between $701-$1,000.

College Park, GA rent trends

Getting around in College Park, GA

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Frequently asked questions

When were prices and availability in College Park, GA last updated?

Prices and availability in College Park, GA were last updated on 28 Mar 2023.

What are the best apartments in College Park, GA?

The best apartments in College Park, GA are: Elite at City View, 1701 Hawthorne Avenue, 1543 Hardin Avenue, Rugby Valley and Avery Townhomes.

What is the average rent in College Park, GA?

The average rent in College Park, GA is $1,257. Start your search for apartments in College Park, GA now.

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

The price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in College Park, GA is between $1,050 and $1,250. Browse all available 1-bedroom apartments in College Park, GA now.

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

The price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in College Park, GA is between $975 and $3,726. Browse and find a 2-bedroom apartment in College Park, GA.

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

The price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in College Park, GA is between $1,050 and $2,401. Browse all available 3-bedroom apartments in College Park, GA.

What type of rental buildings are in College Park, GA?

In College Park, 75% of the residents are renting compared to 25% owning a home, according to data from the U.S. Census Bureau. Large-scale apartment buildings with more than 50 units represent 6% of College Park’s rentals, 83% are small-scale complexes with under 50 units, and 11% are single-family rentals.

What do typical apartment communities look like in College Park, GA?

The age and size of multifamily buildings are among the most visible characteristics of the rental market in a city.  In this case, the apartment buildings in College Park are about 40 years old, on average. Of these, 16% have been built since 2000, representing the newer options on the market and typically offering more amenities. Rental buildings in the city have an average height of 2 stories. About 71% of the rental communities here are low-rise, garden-style communities, 3% are mid-rises, and none are high-rise buildings. These are true especially for large-scale multifamily buildings with over 50 apartments.

What apartment floorplans are common in College Park, GA?

Studio apartments in College Park are around 1% of rentals, while 1-bedroom floor plans represent 35% of the total stock. For those in search of larger rentals, 2-bedroom floorplans make up 56% of all rentals. More generous apartments with 3 bedrooms or more are also available in this city for those in search of more space.

Renter's guide to College Park, GA

Rich in history and culture, College Park, GA is about 20 minutes away from Atlanta, GA and an ideal place for individuals and families who want a taste of the city life, while still enjoying the quietude of suburban living.

However, it's still a highly active area and it is home to the Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, which is actually the busiest airport in the US. In addition, the Georgia International Convention Center is located here, and so is metro Atlanta's newest and 2nd largest convention center. A few of the nearby cities include East Point, Sunrise, and Hapeville, yet College Park covers around 10 square miles, so there's a lot of ground to explore.

College Park, GA is set in the state's 4th largest historical home district, making it an interesting area to tour whether walking or on wheels. You can just as easily take a quick train ride to everything Atlanta has to offer at anytime.

If you're not accustomed to the Georgian climate, it's important to note that while the winters are short and not too cold, the summers are infamously warm and muggy. More precisely, the temperatures typically vary from 35°F to 90°F throughout the year.

Tips for renting in College Park, GA

Of course, you can begin researching rentals in College Park, GA by looking around online. Besides virtual tour options, it's always recommended to see a place in person before your move in. This is known as a friendly area where many residents interact regularly. When you're out viewing rentals, don't hesitate to ask locals about the location, other residents, and the landlord or property manager.

Furthermore, laws regarding renting vary from state to state, so be sure to review the rental rules in Georgia, no matter what part of the state. Prior to committing to any kind of agreement on a rental in College Park, be sure you read the contract and ask questions whenever things are not clear.

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College Park, GA demographics

College Park, GA has a population of 14,032 according to the most recent data from the U.S. Census Bureau. 7,620 of Atlanta’s residents are women and 6,412 are men. The median age of those who live in College Park, GA is 32.1.

Living in College Park, GA

This is actually a relatively small community where approximately 70% of the residents prefer renting to buying. It's also a place where having a car is not essential, because of the accessibility factor. In fact, all daily necessities can be found within the neighborhood, from groceries and health care, to transportation, education, and entertainment.

Plus, there are plenty of restaurants and a pleasant park within walking distance from the main residential area. Along the way you'll find the historic district, filled with classic architecture, as well as a growing arts scene. It's also nice to know that there's a local police department and officers regularly patrol this area, which certainly makes for safer living in the city.

College Park, GA households

  • 3,181 Family
    2,872 Non-family
  • 1,876 Children
    4,177 No Children
  • 6,053Total Number of Households
  • 2.32Average People Per Household
  • $43,554Median Household Income

According to U.S. Census data, there are 6,053 households in College Park, GA. 3,181 are family households and 2,872 are non-family households. There are 1,876 households with children in Atlanta and 4,177 households without children. On average, about 2.32 people live in a household in College Park, GA.

Things to do in College Park, GA

One of the nice things about living in College Park, GA is that you have quick and convenient access to everything that Atlanta has to offer, which is surely a whole lot! In fact, many of the main attractions in the area are within 15 minutes by train or car. Plus, the bus is always an option although it might take a little longer.

Yet you won't necessarily have to leave the neighborhood for entertainment or exercise. Many local establishments feature live music and good food while the parks are well-maintained and great for relaxing or running. There are also a few amusement parks in the Atlanta area, including the ever-popular Six Flags Over Georgia. For sports fans and concert-goers, the State Farm Arena is about 6 miles away.

College Park, GA employment & economy

For those who would also want to find a job in College Park, they'll be pleased to discover plenty of options around here, from big companies including Delta Air Lines and the Alliance Bus Group to a variety of individually owned businesses. Given the large number of schools, it's also a prime location for people working in the education department.

Also, the average work commute for a resident is 30 minutes, but it also depends on whether you are taking the train, bus, or car. There is actually a MARTA Station right inside this city that'll get you to the Amtrak station (which is approximately 12 miles away) as well as other places. It conveniently runs 7 days a week and continues to operate on most holidays.

Education in College Park, GA

As the name implies, there are many schools in College Park. In fact, within the 2 districts of Clayton County and Fulton County there are a total of 17 public and 4 private schools. This includes pre, elementary, middle, high school, and also a public charter school.

Seeing as this is a major metropolitan area, for those pursuing a higher education there are also several universities and trade schools in the area. Among them are ITT Tech, Clayton College & State University, and the Everest Institute. Either way, considering the lower rent and available options for public transportation, it could be a smart place to start and/or continue your education.

College Park, GA education statistics

The level of education of the population of College Park, GA is as follows: 2% have no high school education, 35% completed some high school, 27% partially completed college, 11% have an Associate Degree, 17% have a Bachelor Degree, and 8% have a Graduate Degree.

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