Located in Georgia, United States, the city of College Park is situated in the Atlanta and Atlanta metropolitan areas.
Due to the presence of very few pedestrians, College Park remains relatively calm. It is occasionally difficult to access public green spaces from the majority of locations within the city since they aren't well-situated. Despite that, there are a few parks close by for residents to visit.
Over half of the housing stock of College Park is made up of large apartment buildings and single detached homes, whereas the remainder are mainly small apartment buildings. Most of the housing growth in this part of the Atlanta and Atlanta metropolitan areas happened between 1960 and 1980. This city has a good choice of housing sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Roughly two thirds of the population of this city rent their home and one third are owners.
House buyers in College Park will value that a grocery store is always only a rather short walk away. Residents benefit from over 100 restaurants and cafes as well. In terms of education, it can be challenging to access high schools and primary schools on foot from homes for sale in College Park.
The car is very often the best way to move around in College Park. Many houses for sale are a short drive from the nearest highway, such as Interstate 85, and it is especially convenient to find a parking spot. In contrast, residents using public transit may experience limited choices in this city by reason of the infrequent service. Thankfully, residents profit from Airport Station and College Park Station on the Gold Line and Red Line. Residents have access to a few bus lines, and most residences are close to a bus stop. Traveling by foot is not very popular in College Park, although running daily errands is easy by walking.