The municipality of Druid Hills, Georgia is located in the Atlanta metropolitan area.
Druid Hills is a fairly good municipality to buy a home in for those who prefer a relaxed environment. This part of the Atlanta metropolitan area is reasonably quiet, as there tend to be low levels of noise from traffic - although that is not the case closer to the railway line. Lastly, it is easy to get to parks from the majority of locations in the municipality since there are approximately 10 of them close by for residents to unwind in.
Single detached homes are the main housing type, representing about half of the dwellings in Druid Hills, and the rest of the dwellings are mainly large apartment buildings, small apartment buildings, and townhouses. This part of the Atlanta metropolitan area also has a good variety of unit sizes - it is quite easy to find houses ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Around 70% of the population of this municipality own their home and 30% are renters. The average year of construction for buildings in this part of the Atlanta metropolitan area is 1962.
In Druid Hills, residents will commonly be able to reach high schools by walking. In contrast, primary schools are not especially plentiful and consequently tend to require an extended walk to get to. Along with public schools, there are private elementary and high schools. In terms of eating, in most cases, a car is needed in Druid Hills to access the nearest supermarket. Nonetheless, pharmacies are typically easy to get to on foot and provide some staple foods. On the other hand, Druid Hills is a fairly good place in which to go out to eat, and there are also a few coffee shops in this municipality.
Druid Hills is a very convenient part of the Atlanta metropolitan area for moving around by car. Finding a place to park is generally easy. On the other hand, this part of the Atlanta metropolitan area is not very transit friendly. Nevertheless, the municipality is connected by a few bus lines, and bus stops are not very far-removed from most properties. Traveling by foot is not very popular in Druid Hills, even though running daily errands is easy by walking.