Hip, energetic, and full of things to do. This area offers a dense, urban feel to residents who mostly rent their homes. You’ll never get bored living in Midtown: From nightlife to expansive parks, this neighborhood has something for everyone. Hop on the Beltline for a scenic and traffic-free commute to other parts of Atlanta.
Midtown has earned the nickname “Heart of the Arts” due to its impressive concentration of arts and cultural institutions. Some notable spots include the High Museum, the Fox Theatre, and the Woodruff Center, but casual galleries, experiences, and installations can be seen throughout the neighborhood.
Residents enjoy urban green spaces such as Piedmont Park, the Beltline, and the 185-acre “Central Park of Atlanta:” Piedmont Park. Located north of the Old Fourth Ward neighborhood, you get to enjoy all of its quirky charms just a stone's throw away.
Things to Know
As Atlanta’s most desirable neighborhood, Midtown housing can be a bit on the pricier side. However, the close proximity to local establishments, cultural attractions, and great restaurants more than make up for it. This neighborhood is densely populated, so traffic can, at times, become hectic.
However, Midtown is one of the most walkable neighborhoods in all of Atlanta. If you want to get away from the bustle of midtown, check out the charming Brookwood neighborhood.