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Average rent in Stone Mountain, GA

$1,348/mo Stone Mountain, GA average rental price, September 2022
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The average monthly rent of apartments in Stone Mountain, GA is $1,348.

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Frequently asked questions

When were prices and availability in Stone Mountain, GA last updated?

Prices and availability in Stone Mountain, GA were last updated on 5 Oct 2022.

What are the best apartments in Stone Mountain, GA?

The best apartments in Stone Mountain, GA are: Wildwood at Stone Mountain, Linden Ridge, Hairston Woods, Willow Lake and The Vue.

What is the average rent in Stone Mountain, GA?

The average rent in Stone Mountain, GA is $1,348. Start your search for apartments in Stone Mountain, GA now.

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

The price range for a studio apartment in Stone Mountain, GA is between $885 and $1,038. View all studio apartments in Stone Mountain, GA.

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

The price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Stone Mountain, GA is between $865 and $1,862. Browse all available 1-bedroom apartments in Stone Mountain, GA now.

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

The price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Stone Mountain, GA is between $865 and $1,992. Browse and find a 2-bedroom apartment in Stone Mountain, GA.

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

The price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Stone Mountain, GA is between $1,250 and $2,459. Browse all available 3-bedroom apartments in Stone Mountain, GA.

What type of rental buildings are in Stone Mountain, GA?

In Stone Mountain 58% of the housing is rented out compared to 42% of homes are owned, according to the most recent Census Bureau estimates. 20% of Stone Mountain’s apartments are found in large buildings of 50 units or more, 46% are located in smaller apartment complexes with less than 50 units, and 34% are single-family rentals.

What do typical apartment communities look like in Stone Mountain, GA?

The average age of rental buildings in Stone Mountain is 41 years old, with 7% being newer apartment buildings completed since 2000. The average height of apartment buildings in the city is 2 stories, of which 92% 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 Stone Mountain, GA?

Studio apartments in Stone Mountain are around 2% of rentals, while 1-bedroom floor plans represent 32% of the total stock. For those in search of larger rentals, 2-bedroom floorplans make up 55% 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 Stone Mountain, GA

Welcome home to Stone Mountain, Georgia! The city has a rich history, dating all the way back to prehistoric times, and brings in millions of visitors annually thanks to Stone Mountain Park and its massive mountain made of quartz monzonite, complete with carvings of Stonewall Jackson, Robert E. Lee, and Jefferson Davis.

At 1.7 square-miles, Stone Mountain is comparable in size to nearby Clarkston, GA. Stone Mountain is only 16 miles from the heart of Atlanta, just a quick trip away.

Stone Mountain was even famously mentioned in Martin Luther King Jr.’s “I Have a Dream” speech: “Let freedom ring from Stone Mountain of Georgia”.

The city is also home to Georgia’s #1 attraction, Stone Mountain Park, which was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2001.

The weather in Stone Mountain can get quite warm and humid during the summer, with temperature averages in the upper-80s and 90s. Average winter temperatures are in the low 50s, though they do occasionally drop below freezing at night.

The city receives around 53 inches of rain per year, and generally not more than an inch of snow annually.

Tips for renting in Stone Mountain, GA

Ready to call Stone Mountain your new home? You’ll love it here! But first, let's take a minute to get familiar with the local tenant laws.

Georgia does not have rent control laws, so once the lease period ends, your landlord has the legal right to increase rent at their discretion.

If repairs are required but the landlord fails to make them, you can repair it on your own and present the receipts for the cost to your landlord. The amount owed can then be deducted from your rent, unless the landlord decides to reimburse you directly.

Of course, rental agreements may vary from place to place. Make sure to take the time to read the contract carefully and know what’s expected of you and your landlord.

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Stone Mountain, GA demographics

Stone Mountain, GA has a population of 6,376 according to the most recent data from the U.S. Census Bureau. 3,402 of Stone Mountain’s residents are women and 2,974 are men. The median age of those who live in Stone Mountain, GA is 34.3.

Living in Stone Mountain, GA

There's plenty to love about Stone Mountain.

For outdoor enthusiasts, nothing beats the fresh air and the 3,200-acre Stone Mountain Park. Famous for its granite site and rock carvings, this state park is ideal for hikers, campers, golfers, and anyone else looking for some fun in the sun. There's even a museum, if you're interested in learning a little about the city's history.

The village of Stone Mountain is just minutes away and famously showcases a 1,915 wooden cabooses, where the visitors’ center is located.

The city's relatively low cost of living is another advantage of living here.

But there are a few drawbacks as well. Summers are often very warm and awfully humid. And the city is fairly small, so those looking for a more urban environment might not find the Main Street area as busy as they would hope.

Stone Mountain, GA households

  • 1,482 Family
    967 Non-family
  • 728 Children
    1,721 No Children
  • 2,449Total Number of Households
  • 2.6Average People Per Household
  • $42,894Median Household Income

According to U.S. Census data, there are 2,449 households in Stone Mountain, GA. 1,482 are family households and 967 are non-family households. There are 728 households with children in Stone Mountain and 1,721 households without children. On average, about 2.6 people live in a household in Stone Mountain, GA.

Things to do in Stone Mountain, GA

Do you love spending time outdoors? Then Stone Mountain Park is a place you’ll love exploring. From concerts to laser shows to Snow Mountain Christmas, you'll always have something to do in and around this picturesque park.

Their Yellow Daisy Festival was voted amongst the Top Three Arts & Crafts Shows in the Nation by Sunshine Artist Magazine. Then there's the Summit Skyride, which takes visitors 825 feet up on a cable car for gorgeous views of the Atlanta skyline and the Appalachian Mountains. In the wintertime, the kids will love tubing down Snow Mountain, as well as building forts and exploring Igloo City in the SnowZone.

A tour of Stone Mountain is a lot of fun when you Ride the Ducks. Learn fun facts and see the city’s architecture, which dates back to the early 20th century, on a duck boat designed to operate on both land and water.

And if you're craving a good cup of coffee after a day of hiking and exploration, nearby Café JAYA was rated as the Best Coffeehouse in Atlanta in 2015.

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And if you're craving a good cup of coffee after a day of hiking and exploration, nearby Café JAYA was rated as the Best Coffeehouse in Atlanta in 2015.

After you've had your pick-me-up, it's off for a little shopping at one of the many charming boutique stores. Or simply relax and catch a movie at the NCG Cinema.

Quick trips to Atlanta will give sports fans plenty to enjoy, with professional sports teams like the Braves, Falcons, and Hawks. Not to mention college football's SEC Championship and Chick-Fil-A Peach Bowl, which are held in Atlanta every year. For golf enthusiasts, The Tour Championship takes place every September at the nearby East Lake Golf Club.

Or perhaps head 55 miles east to Athens, GA, which Rolling Stone named the #1 College Music Scene in America. Shop at some funky stores, enjoy the next major band or artist, or explore the history of the city's southern streets.

Or perhaps head 55 miles east to Athens, GA, which Rolling Stone named the #1 College Music Scene in America. Shop at some funky stores, enjoy the next major band or artist, or explore the history of the city's southern streets.

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Stone Mountain, GA employment & economy

The main economic force in Stone Mountain is the mountain itself. As a major tourist attraction, Stone Mountain Park welcomes over 4 million visitors every year.

Seven Fortune 500 companies are headquartered in Atlanta, including Coca-Cola, Home Depot, Delta Airlines and UPS.

Education in Stone Mountain, GA

Stone Mountain is served by DeKalb County Public Schools, which educates over 100,000 students in the county.

Although there are no colleges in Stone Mountain, Atlanta is home to the Georgia Institute of Technology, otherwise known as Georgia Tech, as well as Georgia State University and Emory University.

Stone Mountain, GA education statistics

The level of education of the population of Stone Mountain, GA is as follows: have no high school education, 50% completed some high school, 26% partially completed college, 9% have an Associate Degree, 8% have a Bachelor Degree, and 6% have a Graduate Degree.

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