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Living in South Downtown Atlanta

South Downtown is the 5th most walkable neighborhood in Atlanta with 1,851 residents.

South Downtown has excellent public transportation and is very bikeable.

Nearby neighborhoods: Capitol Gateway, Castleberry Hill, Georgia State University, Peachtree Center, Mechanicsville, Summerhill and The Villages at Castleberry Hill.

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Walk Score of South Downtown, Atlanta, GA

South Downtown is Very Walkable

Most errands can be accomplished on foot.

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"Alligator" Mural

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Neighborhood Charter School

Most errands can be accomplished on foot in South Downtown Atlanta.

South Downtown is the 5th most walkable neighborhood in Atlanta with a Walk Score of 89.

Find apartments in Atlanta's most walkable neighborhoods: Georgia State University, Peachtree Center and Buckhead Village.

South Downtown Neighborhood Ranking

Compare South Downtown to other Atlanta neighborhoods.

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Name

Walk Score

Transit Score

Bike Score

Population

3 Buckhead Village 91 42 66 1,604
4 Sweet Auburn 90 63 80 1,828
5 South Downtown 89 79 81 1,851
6 Midtown 88 61 76 16,790
7 SoNo 88 66 78 1,647

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 136 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in South Downtown.

People in South Downtown can walk to an average of 10 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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thumbnail for Neighborhood Charter SchoolThis neighborhood holds a charter school for people who are interested in non-traditional education. It is more hands-on, less textbook and the locals love it! For students who do better in a more creative environment then this is the perfect school for them!

Kairah Davis
on Neighborhood Charter School

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South Downtown has about 2 car shares from Zipcar.

Bike Score of South Downtown, Atlanta, GA

South Downtown is Very Bikeable

Biking is convenient for most trips.

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Crime in South Downtown

= Lowest Crime

South Downtown has less personal crime and less property crime per person than the Atlanta average.

South Downtown Crime Rate

Compared to all Atlanta neighborhoods.

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