The neighborhood of Oakland City is situated in the city of Atlanta, Georgia.
The character of Oakland City is exemplified by its relaxed ambience. This neighborhood is fairly good for those who prefer a quiet atmosphere, as there are usually low levels of noise from traffic - however some areas can be quite loud, especially near one of the railway lines. Finally, there are a few green spaces nearby for residents to relax in, like Outdoor Activity Center Park and Oakland City Park, and they are especially well-located, making it easy to reach them.
The housing stock of Oakland City is composed predominantly of single detached homes and townhouses. This neighborhood has a choice of unit sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Around 60% of the population of this neighborhood rent their home and 40% are owners. A majority of the housing growth in this neighborhood took place prior to the 1960s.
It is usually possible for house buyers in Oakland City to buy groceries by walking. There are also a limited number of choices for those who care about nearby restaurants and cafes. Concerning education, primary schools are convenient to reach on foot from most properties for sale in Oakland City. On the other hand, there are no high schools in this neighborhood.
Oakland City is a fairly pleasant part of Atlanta for getting around by public transit. For example, there is Oakland City Station with access to the Gold Line and Red Line. There are a few bus lines, and bus stops are ordinarily nearby. Oakland City is also especially car friendly. It is a rather short drive to the nearest highway from any home in this neighborhood, and parking is quite easy. Walking is not very popular in this part of Atlanta, despite the fact that many common errands can be run on foot.