Decatur in Dekalb County, Georgia

Dekalb

Decatur Square is a hub for “indie” boutiques and galleries, as well as trendy restaurants and pubs that attract foodies for some of the best culinary experiences in metro Atlanta.

Decatur, GA Drive Times

Entertainment
Atlanta Braves - Truist Park
29 mins - (21.2 mi)
Mercedes Benz Stadium
19 mins - (9.3 mi)
Infinite Energy Center
34 mins - (23.5 mi)
Work Life
Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta Int. Airport
24 mins - (17.5 mi)
Quick Interstate Access
I-285
Average Commute Time
27 minutes
Shopping & Dining
Buckhead Shops/Dining
28 mins - (8.7 mi)
Lenox Square
24 mins - (8.1 mi)
Ponce City Market
14 mins - (4.6 mi)
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Decatur, Georgia Demographics

Familes & Kids

Families 61%
With Kids 41%

Median Age

36

Total Population

23,054

Male 9,942
Female 13,112

Travel to Work

Drive Alone
63%
Carpool
7%
Public Transit
7%
Walk
6%
Other
3%
Work at Home
14%

Decatur, Georgia Properties for Sale

Decatur Area Schools

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    Decatur High School

    310 NORTH MCDONOUGH STREET; Decatur, GA 30030
    Public 9th-12th  |  1,339 students
    Metro Atlanta School Rank: 29th
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    DeKalb School of the Arts

    1192 Clarendon Ave; Avondale Estates, GA 30002
    Public 8th-12th  |  421 students
    Metro Atlanta School Rank: 15th
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    Charles Drew Charter School Ja/Sa

    300 E Lake Blvd SE; Atlanta, GA 30317
    Charter 6th-12th  |  766 students
    Metro Atlanta School Rank: 54th
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    Grady High School

    929 CHARLES ALLEN DRIVE, NE; Atlanta, GA 30309
    Public 9th-12th  |  1,332 students
    Metro Atlanta School Rank: 37th
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    Druid Hills High School

    1798 HAYGOOD DRIVE, NE; Atlanta, GA 30307
    Public 9th-12th  |  1,312 students
    Metro Atlanta School Rank: 90th
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    Maynard H. Jackson- Junior High School

    801 GLENWOOD AVENUE, SE; Atlanta, GA 30316
    Public 9th-12th  |  1,205 students
    Metro Atlanta School Rank: 132nd
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    Southwest DeKalb High School

    2863 KELLEY CHAPEL ROAD; Decatur, GA 30034
    Public 9th-12th  |  1,189 students
    Metro Atlanta School Rank: 134th
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    Columbia High School

    2106 COLUMBIA DRIVE; Decatur, GA 30032
    Public 9th-12th  |  1,017 students
    Metro Atlanta School Rank: 177th
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    Towers High School

    3919 BROOKCREST CIRCLE; Decatur, GA 30032
    Public 9th-12th  |  957 students
    Metro Atlanta School Rank: 183rd
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    Crim High School

    256 CLIFTON STREET, SE; Atlanta, GA 30317
    Public 9th-12th  |  125 students
    Metro Atlanta School Rank: 197th

Nearby City & Neighborhoods

Avondale Estates

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Brookhaven

The urban town center of Brookhaven on Dresden Drive features many mixed-use developments and is bordered by residential neighborhoods.

Chamblee

Chamblee is a vibrant city with a diverse community and plenty of international flair, with the Southeast’s only Chinatown and the Chamblee Motor Mile, a large antique district.

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