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Real estate market overview

Overview & Ratings

Get to know Atlanta

Get to know Atlanta. Whether you're looking to purchase a home, putting yours up for sale or exploring rental options, get up-to-date information about the Atlanta real estate market, all in one place. Analyze how the market is performing against historical data. Guaranteed Rate helps you explore Atlanta without having to leave home.

The median home price in Atlanta for the week end on April 30th 2021 was $238,700 compared to $1,037, the median rent. Unemployment sits at 8.9% as of April 30th 2021. The population of Atlanta is 465,230. The median age of the locals is 33.5.


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Data from 2012-2017 census for Atlanta

Market Trends

Single Family Homes

In the past week, single family homes in Atlanta sold on average for $560,000 and spent 89 days on the market. In Atlanta, the inventory of 1,335 experienced a 12% relisting. The average price per square foot was $256.

In the past week, condo/townhomes in Atlanta sold on average for $399,900 and spent 102 days on the market. In Atlanta, the inventory of 1,271 experienced a 13% relisting. The average price per square foot was $287.

Population Trends

As previously noted, the population of Atlanta is 465,230 and the median age is 33.5. Among Atlanta residents, there is a homeowner vacancy rate of 2.7% and a rental vacancy rate of 8.0% from a total of 235,900 units.

School Info

Atlanta has 259 schools. Each school is rated by key indicators like test scores, academic progress, college readiness, student-teacher ratio and more. These scores will help you compare the best schools in Atlanta.

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