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Apartments for Rent in Douglasville, GA
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Average rent in Douglasville, GA

$1,518/mo Douglasville, GA average rental price, January 2023
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The average monthly rent of apartments in Douglasville, GA is $1,518.

Douglasville, GA apartment rent ranges

About 44% of apartment rents in Douglasville, GA range between $1,501-$2,000. Meanwhile, apartments priced over > $2,000 represent 6% of apartments. Around 49% of Douglasville’s apartments are in the $1,001-$1,500 price range. 1% of apartments are priced between $701-$1,000.

Douglasville, GA rent trends

Getting around in Douglasville, GA

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Car-Dependent
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Somewhat Bikeable
Walk Score®: 8, Bike Score®: 11

Frequently asked questions

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

Prices and availability in Douglasville, GA were last updated on 28 Jan 2023.

What are the best apartments in Douglasville, GA?

The best apartments in Douglasville, GA are: Place at Midway, Stewarts Mill, Brook Valley Apartments, Brookview and Sweetwater Vista.

What is the average rent in Douglasville, GA?

The average rent in Douglasville, GA is $1,518. Start your search for apartments in Douglasville, GA now.

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

The price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Douglasville, GA is between $1,160 and $7,216. Browse all available 1-bedroom apartments in Douglasville, GA now.

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

The price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Douglasville, GA is between $1,160 and $4,071. Browse and find a 2-bedroom apartment in Douglasville, GA.

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

The price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Douglasville, GA is between $1,364 and $7,216. Browse all available 3-bedroom apartments in Douglasville, GA.

What type of rental buildings are in Douglasville, GA?

In Douglasville 52% of the housing is rented out compared to 48% of homes are owned, according to the most recent Census Bureau estimates. 6% of Douglasville’s apartments are found in large buildings of 50 units or more, 70% are located in smaller apartment complexes with less than 50 units, and 23% are single-family rentals.

What do typical apartment communities look like in Douglasville, GA?

The average age of rental buildings in Douglasville is 30 years old, with 41% being newer apartment buildings completed since 2000. The average height of apartment buildings in the city is 1 stories, of which 54% are garden-style apartment communities, none are mid-sized buildings, and none are high-rises. These characteristics describe large-scale apartment communities of 50 apartments or more.

What apartment floorplans are common in Douglasville, GA?

Studio apartments in Douglasville are around 0.8% of rentals, while 1-bedroom floor plans represent 31% of the total stock. For those in search of larger rentals, 2-bedroom floorplans make up 54% 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 Douglasville, GA

Come on down to Douglasville, Georgia! It's a growing city that's still been able to preserve its small town feel. With a bustling downtown area and events that folks of all ages would enjoy, calling Douglasville your home will mean you get the best of Atlanta along with the friendly ambience of a smaller city.

In fact, NerdWallet recently ranked it among the top 100 Best Cities for Young Families in Georgia.

At 22 square-miles, Douglasville is 6 times smaller than Atlanta, which is only 20 miles away. Just hop on I-20 East and you’ll be there before you know it.

The weather in Douglasville can get very warm and quite humid during the summer, with temperatures reaching into the upper 80s. In the wintertime, it’s not uncommon to see temps drop into the 20s and 30s at night, but snow is still rare.

Tips for renting in Douglasville, GA

Ready to call Douglasville your new home? Here are a few tips about the city's tenant laws.

Because Georgia doesn't have rent control laws, there's no limit on how much your landlord can increase the rental price once your lease ends, if they so choose.

The landlord is required to make repairs though. If they don't, you have the right to handle it yourself and either bill the landlord or deduct the cost from your rent – just make sure to hold onto the receipt.

Wherever you choose to rent, make sure to read the rental agreement so you know what is expected of you and the landlord, since the agreement can vary from place to place.

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Douglasville, GA demographics

Douglasville, GA has a population of 33,035 according to the most recent data from the U.S. Census Bureau. 18,230 of Douglasville’s residents are women and 14,805 are men. The median age of those who live in Douglasville, GA is 36.7.

Living in Douglasville, GA

Small town, big fun! That’s how many residents and visitors describe the city of Douglasville, GA.

That's because it has the benefit of being a small city that's still part of the major metropolitan area of Atlanta. Attractions like the World of Coca-Cola, the CNN Center, and Centennial Park – site of the 1996 Olympics – are all only about a half-hour away.

That also includes the arenas and stadiums for Atlanta’s professional sports teams, like the NFL’s Atlanta Falcons, the NBA’s Atlanta Hawks, and the MLB's Atlanta Braves.

Living in Douglasville does have a few drawbacks though. Summers here are known to be hot and humid, and the city also suffers from higher than average unemployment compared to Atlanta and the state of Georgia.

Douglasville, GA households

  • 8,082 Family
    4,590 Non-family
  • 4,320 Children
    8,352 No Children
  • 12,672Total Number of Households
  • 2.52Average People Per Household
  • $63,858Median Household Income

According to U.S. Census data, there are 12,672 households in Douglasville, GA. 8,082 are family households and 4,590 are non-family households. There are 4,320 households with children in Douglasville and 8,352 households without children. On average, about 2.52 people live in a household in Douglasville, GA.

Things to do in Douglasville, GA

Looking for things to do? We've got you covered. If you're a lover of the outdoors, check out the Dog River Recreational Complex, which is home to a 256-acre lake. Then there's the Foxhall Sporting Club, 1,100-acres of pure wilderness and beauty located along the Chattahoochee River and featuring 15 miles of trails, 16 lakes, equestrian facilities, and more.

Hunter Park is the main public park in Douglasville and has its own 16,000 square-foot community center, playground, and trails.

A visit to the city’s Welcome Center offers the chance to explore the history and tourist opportunities available here. For instance, the Old Courthouse is home to the Douglas County Museum of History and Art and the Black Education Historical Exhibit.

Downtown Douglasville hosts many events throughout the year, including the Taste of Douglasville, concerts such as the Wednesday WindDown Summer Jazz Concert Series, a Christmas parade, and a July 4th celebration.

Things to do

Downtown Douglasville hosts many events throughout the year, including the Taste of Douglasville, concerts such as the Wednesday WindDown Summer Jazz Concert Series, a Christmas parade, and a July 4th celebration.

The Arbor Place Mall is where folks in the western suburbs of Atlanta go to shop, dine, or catch a movie.

Just ten minute outside of Douglasville, you can get your thrills at the Six Flags Over Georgia. Plenty of rides, live attractions, and fun with family and friends awaits you.

Are you a sports nut? Along with pro sports teams, the SEC Championship and Chick-Fil-A Peach Bowl are held in Atlanta every year. Golf fans who aren’t hitting the links at Douglasville’s West Pines Golf Club can head to the East Lake Gold Club in Atlanta to catch the yearly Tour Championship.

Are you a sports nut? Along with pro sports teams, the SEC Championship and Chick-Fil-A Peach Bowl are held in Atlanta every year. Golf fans who aren’t hitting the links at Douglasville’s West Pines Golf Club can head to the East Lake Gold Club in Atlanta to catch the yearly Tour Championship.

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Douglasville, GA employment & economy

Top employers in Douglasville are Wal-Mart, Kroger, and the American Red Cross. There are also tons of shops, restaurants, and business, especially in the rapidly developing downtown area.

In nearby Atlanta, you can find seven Fortune 500 companies, including Coca-Cola, Home Depot, Delta Airlines and UPS.

Education in Douglasville, GA

Douglasville is served by Douglas County Public Schools, which educates over 19,000 students across five cities.

For your higher education needs, there's Strayer University and West Georgia Technical College in Douglasville and Mercer University in nearby Lithia Springs. In Atlanta, you’ll find Georgia Tech and Georgia State University.

Douglasville, GA education statistics

The level of education of the population of Douglasville, GA is as follows: 3% have no high school education, 31% completed some high school, 26% partially completed college, 8% have an Associate Degree, 19% have a Bachelor Degree, and 12% have a Graduate Degree.

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