Fairburn is a neighborhood within Atlanta, Georgia.
There is a great variety of green spaces in Fairburn. Although Fairburn is not home to any public green spaces, parks are especially well-spread out in nearby neighborhoods, which results in them being easy to access from most locations within the neighborhood. Finally, it remains relatively quiet in this part of the city, since there are very few people out and about on the streets.
Single detached homes are the most common housing type, representing about 70% of buildings in Fairburn, and the rest of the dwellings are mainly large apartment buildings. Most homes in this area were constructed since the year 2000, during its latest housing boom. This part of Atlanta has quite a good selection of housing sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Around two thirds of the units in the neighborhood are occupied by home owners and one third are rented.
Shopping for one's groceries frequently demands the use of a vehicle in Fairburn. When it comes to education, both primary and secondary schools are convenient to access on foot from most houses for sale in this area.
This area is an extraordinarily good part of Atlanta for driving. Nearby highways are easy to drive to from anywhere in Fairburn, and it is especially convenient to access a place to park. However, this neighborhood is not very transit friendly. Nevertheless, there are a few bus lines, and bus stops are usually nearby. Traveling on foot is not very practical for house buyers in Fairburn as very few common errands can be run without the use of a car.