The neighborhood of Sherwood Forest is located within the city of Atlanta, Georgia.
The character of Sherwood Forest is exemplified by its calm atmosphere. This part of the city is reasonably quiet overall, as there are low levels of noise from traffic - although there are still several noisier sections, especially around Interstate 85. Lastly, although Sherwood Forest does not contain any green spaces, parks are especially well-spread out in nearby neighborhoods, resulting in them being easy to access from a lot of locations within Sherwood Forest.
In Sherwood Forest, most of the dwellings are single detached homes, while large apartment buildings are also present in the housing stock. This part of Atlanta has a good choice of housing size options, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Roughly 85% of the population of this neighborhood own their home while the remainder are renters. Most of the housing growth in this neighborhood occurred prior to the 1960s.
A vehicle is often needed in Sherwood Forest to access the nearest grocery store. On the other hand, those who like to eat in restaurants will have a good number of opportunities. With regards to education, Sherwood Forest does not have any high schools or primary schools.
Sherwood Forest is a fairly convenient part of Atlanta for pedestrians; many daily errands can be run without the use of a vehicle, and various businesses are quite nearby. Sherwood Forest is especially car friendly. It is very convenient to park, and it is a short drive to the nearest highway, such as Interstate 85, from any location in this part of the city. On the other hand, traveling by public transit is challenging in Sherwood Forest.