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This lovely section of metro Atlanta has stood since the Civil War. With idyllic tree-lined streets, wonderful downtown shopping and plenty of restaurants, the city of Decatur provides a great neighborhood feel combined with the convenience of being near downtown. You’ll love the tranquil feel of Decatur homes situated on tree-lined, walkable streets.

Decatur is a 20-minute drive East of Downtown Atlanta and is known for an excellent school system, the City Schools of Decatur. As with many neighborhoods in intown Atlanta, renovations have done much to improve the area.

Decatur is close to practically everything in metro Atlanta. Local residents and vistors enjoy the walkable, historic downtown square at the intersection of Clairemont and Ponce de Leon Avenues. Decatur is a destination in itself for critically acclaimed restaurants and storefront boutiques.

One really unique thing that the city does is called Decatur 101, which a popular program of classes offered annually by the City of Decatur to educate citizens about the city government. The goals of the program are:

  • To increase the number of informed and involved citizens in Decatur; and
  • To “put a face” on local government, making it more accessible to the community.

Decatur is known as a very family-friendly community that comes together throughout the year to enjoy some wonderful events. Some of the most popular include:

  • Oakhurst Wine Crawl
  • Easter Egg Hunt
  • Concerts on the Square
  • Decatur Arts Festival
  • Pied Piper Parade, Concert and Fireworks
  • BBQ, Blues & Bluegrass Festival
  • Oakhurst Porchfest
  • Decatur Craft Beer Festival
  • Decatur Wine Festival
  • Breakfast with Santa

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Decatur is a city in, and county seat of, DeKalb County, Georgia, United States. The the city is sometimes assumed to be larger since multiple zip codes in unincorporated DeKalb County bear the Decatur name. Decatur is bordered by Kirkwood and Druid Hills on the West, North Decatur to the North, Avondale Estates to the East and East Lake to the South. The city of Decatur homes are located in zip code 30030.

Some of the popular Decatur homes neighborhoods include:

  • Adair Park
  • Downtown Decatur
  • Forrest Hills
  • Glennwood Estates
  • Great Lakes
  • Lenox Place
  • Oakhurst
  • Westchester Hills / Chelsea Heights
  • Winnona Park

While many areas around the city of Decatur in unincorporated Dekalb county also have a Decatur address, most homebuyers focus on living in the city of Decatur due to the award-winning schools.

City Schools of Decatur is an independent public school district that serves all of the children and youth within the four square mile area of Decatur, Georgia. City Schools of Decatur’s structure is a bit different as their elementary schools are Kindergarten to 3rd grade and then they have a 4th/5th grade school, prior to moving onto middle school. The public elementary schools include:

  • Clairemont Elementary
  • Glennwood Elementary
  • Oakhurst Elementary
  • Westchester Elementary
  • Winnona Park Elementary
  • 4/5 Academy at Fifth Avenue

The middle school is Renfroe Middle School and the high school is Decatur High School.

As you can imagine, the city of Decatur has much to offer, great location, family-friendly and lots to offer. Decatur is a great place to find find homes for families. In fact, the many great qualities of Decatur ensure there is always a great selection of Decatur homes for sale.

So if you’re looking for your new home in Decatur , simply click here to see all Decatur homes just listed for sale. Here are some other options to help with your search:

If we can be of assistance in your home search or answer any of your Decatur Georgia real estate questions, don’t hesitate to contact your Decatur Realtor.

If you’re considering selling your Decatur home, our team is ready to assist. Our market knowledge and cutting-edge marketing expertise ensures you have a definite advantage. Contact us today to get started or request a complimentary Decatur home valuation.

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