Avondale Estates is a city situated in the Atlanta metropolitan area, which is part of Georgia, United States.
The character of Avondale Estates is exemplified by its slower-paced environment. Most areas in this part of the Atlanta metropolitan area are reasonably quiet, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamor - although that is not the case close to the railway line or Interstate 285. Finally, there are a few green spaces nearby for residents to relax in, like Bess Walker Park, and they are especially well-situated, resulting in them being easy to reach from many locations in Avondale Estates.
Home owners occupy around 55% of the properties in the city and 45% are occupied by renters. In this part of the Atlanta metropolitan area, around half of buildings are single detached homes, and the rest of the houses are mainly large apartment buildings and small apartment buildings. The median year of construction for houses in this city is 1965. This city also has a good choice of unit sizes; homes range from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
The nearest supermarket in Avondale Estates is usually only a reasonably short walk away. There are also a limited number of options for those who care about restaurants and cafes in close proximity. In terms of education, in this city, residents will generally be able to access primary schools by walking. However, there are no high schools in Avondale Estates.
A car is an excellent medium of transportation in this part of the Atlanta metropolitan area. The majority of properties for sale are a reasonably short car ride from the nearest highway, such as Interstate 285, and it is very easy to find a parking spot. However, Avondale Estates is not very transit friendly. Nevertheless, there are a few bus lines passing through the city, and bus stops are not very far-removed from most homes. Walking in Avondale Estates is not very common, although meeting daily needs is convenient.