The neighborhood of Hammond Park is situated in the city of Atlanta, Georgia.
There is an extensive selection of green spaces in Hammond Park. Although this neighborhood does not contain any public green spaces, parks are especially well-spread out in nearby neighborhoods, resulting in them being easy to reach from most locations in this part of Atlanta. Finally, due to the presence of few people out and about on the streets, this area is relatively quiet, although noise levels are higher closer to Interstate 85.
In Hammond Park, around one third of the dwellings are large apartment buildings, and the rest of the properties are mainly small apartment buildings and single detached homes. This neighborhood also has quite a good choice of housing size options; houses range from lofts to four or more bedrooms. About 80% of the population of this neighborhood rent their home whereas owners make up the remainder. This neighborhood experienced its main housing boom in the 1960s and 1970s, so most of the available properties are from this time period.
Primary as well as high schools are easy to access on foot from any location in this area. Besides public schools, there are private elementary and high schools. When it comes to eating, a supermarket is usually accessible within a very short walk from anywhere in this part of the city. Residents of Hammond Park benefit from a few restaurants as well.
This area is especially car friendly. It is very convenient to come across a place to park, and many real estate listings are a very short drive from the nearest highway, such as Interstate 85. On the other hand, Hammond Park is not very transit friendly. Thankfully, the neighborhood is connected by a few bus lines, and bus stops are not very far-removed from most properties. Traveling by foot is not very common in Hammond Park, although running daily errands is convenient by walking.