Briar Glen is a neighborhood within Atlanta, Georgia.
Briar Glen offers a good selection of green spaces to enjoy. Although the neighborhood does not contain any green spaces, parks are especially well-spread out in nearby neighborhoods, making it easy to get to them from most locations within this part of the city. This neighborhood is relatively calm, due to the presence of very few pedestrians.
The predominant housing types in Briar Glen are single detached homes and row houses. The average year of construction for houses in this part of the city is 1964. This part of Atlanta is primarily composed of four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes. Home owners occupy about three quarters of the units in the neighborhood whereas the rest are rented.
There are no high schools and no primary schools in this part of the city. With regards to food, property owners in Briar Glen usually need a car to do their groceries.
Driving is usually the best method to move around in Briar Glen. Most of the street network is built for cars, and coming across a place to park is generally easy. In contrast, getting around by public transit is very difficult in Briar Glen. Nonetheless, house owners benefit from a few bus lines, and bus stops are not particularly far-removed from most homes. It is impractical for people walking to move around in this neighborhood because few daily errands can be run without needing to resort to a vehicle.