2,370 Apartments for Rent near Decatur, GA

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    Emory Point

    855 Emory Point Dr NE, Atlanta, GA 30329
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    Arlo

    245 E Trinity Pl, Decatur, GA 30030
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Decatur at a Glance
Average Rent
$1269
School Rating:
4/10
Transit Score
17
Bike Score
44

Decatur, GA Apartments for Rent

Adjacent to Emory University on Atlanta’s east side, the city of Decatur is a beautiful destination. Decatur feels like a small college town, even though it is located in the metro area. Decatur offers tree-lined streets, fantastic shops, restaurants, and entertainment. It is served by three MARTA stations and is considered one of Atlanta’s most popular suburbs. If you’ve decided to rent an apartment in Decatur, you’ll be minutes away from Downtown Atlanta’s shops, restaurants, theaters, and businesses.

Decatur apartments are located in the city’s variety of neighborhoods, many of which are historic. Be sure to check out Ponce de Leon Heights, a historic neighborhood containing a variety of Craftsman homes built around 1900.

Adair Park is another historic neighborhood in Decatur that features a variety of housing, including townhomes, historic bungalows, and industrial buildings. Adair Park hosts an annual Heritage Festival.

Decatur Heights, the city’s oldest neighborhood, was developed around 1910. This neighborhood is near Glenn Creek Nature Preserve, a small park of about two acres that includes a forest, a creek, and nature trails.

With its beautiful historic neighborhoods, tree-lined streets, ample park space, ideal location, and a fantastic downtown filled with historic sites such as High House (an antebellum home that is the oldest in Decatur), it’s easy to see why apartments in Decatur are so popular.

Getting Around in Decatur

    Decatur has a few public transportation options, but you may need access to a car to get to some places.
    Decatur is somewhat walkable, some errands can be accomplished on foot, but you may need access to a car to get all places.
    Decatur is somewhat bikeable, but not all areas will be accessible by bike.

Education in Decatur

    Decatur has 3 colleges nearby, including Emory University, Emory University Main Campus and Georgia Institute of Technology.
  • Wadsworth Magnet School For High Achievers
    Public Elementary School
    9 out of 10
    Grades 4- 6, 147 Students
  • Renfroe Middle School
    Public Middle School
    5 out of 10
    Grades 6- 8, 1,249 Students
  • Druid Hills Middle School
    Public Middle School
    5 out of 10
    Grades 6- 8, 929 Students
  • Columbia Middle School
    Public Middle School
    4 out of 10
    Grades 6- 8, 900 Students
  • Chapel Hill Middle School
    Public Middle School
    4 out of 10
    Grades 6- 8, 775 Students
  • Cedar Grove Middle School
    Public Middle School
    3 out of 10
    Grades 6- 8, 749 Students
  • Decatur High School
    Public High School
    7 out of 10
    Grades 9- 12, 1,339 Students
  • Southwest Dekalb High School
    Public High School
    4 out of 10
    Grades 9- 12, 1,189 Students
  • Columbia High School
    Public High School
    3 out of 10
    Grades 9- 12, 1,017 Students
  • Towers High School
    Public High School
    3 out of 10
    Grades 9- 12, 957 Students

Renting in Decatur

Average size and rates

  • Studio 572 Sq Ft $1,246 / mo
  • 1 Bed 727 Sq Ft $1,269 / mo
  • 2 Beds 1,003 Sq Ft $1,308 / mo
  • 3 Beds 1,289 Sq Ft $1,274 / mo
  • 4 Beds 1,784 Sq Ft $1,548 / mo

Nearby Cities Average Rents

for a 1 bedroom apartment

  • Decatur $1628 / mo
  • Clarkston $1183 / mo
  • Scottdale $1112 / mo
  • Stone Mountain $1160 / mo
  • Tucker $1252 / mo
  • Stonecrest $1176 / mo
  • Lithonia $1260 / mo
  • Doraville $1126 / mo
  • Chamblee $2082 / mo
  • Atlanta $1948 / mo

Frequently asked questions about renting in Decatur, GA

How transit friendly is Decatur, GA?

Decatur, GA has a transit score of 17.

What elementary schools are near Decatur, GA?

The top elementary schools in Decatur, GA are

  • Wadsworth Magnet School For High Achievers

What middle schools are near Decatur, GA?

The top middle schools in Decatur, GA are

  • Renfroe Middle School
  • Druid Hills Middle School
  • Columbia Middle School
  • Chapel Hill Middle School
  • Cedar Grove Middle School

What high schools are near Decatur, GA?

The top high schools in Decatur, GA are

  • Decatur High School
  • Southwest Dekalb High School
  • Columbia High School
  • Towers High School

What colleges and universities are near Decatur, GA?

The top colleges and universities in Decatur, GA are

  • Emory University
  • Emory University Main Campus
  • Georgia Institute of Technology
  • Georgia State University
  • Morehouse College

What are the average rent costs in Decatur, GA?

The average rent in Decatur, GA is $1269.

What are the average rent costs of a studio apartment in Decatur, GA?

The average rent for a studio apartment in Decatur, GA is $1246.

What are the average rent costs of a one bedroom apartment in Decatur, GA?

The average rent for a 1 bedroom apartment in Decatur, GA is $1269.

What are the average rent costs of a two bedroom apartment in Decatur, GA?

The average rent for a 2 bedroom apartment in Decatur, GA is $1308.

What are the average rent costs of a three bedroom apartment in Decatur, GA?

The average rent for a 3 bedroom apartment in Decatur, GA is $1274.

What are the average rent costs of a four bedroom apartment in Decatur, GA?

The average rent for a 4 bedroom apartment in Decatur, GA is $1548.

2,370 Apartments for Rent near Decatur, GA

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