North Decatur

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North Decatur

North Decatur is a community situated directly north of the city of Decatur. Local residents enjoy the affordable North Decatur homes, tree-lined streets and close proximity to downtown Decatur’s shops and restaurants, Emory University, Midtown Atlanta and Buckhead.

The neigbhorhood emerged from farmland and as of the 1940’s, the area was mostly open fields. North Decatur homes primarily consists of 1950’s- and 1960’s-era ranch homes, although condominiums are increasingly being developed in this community. It is a desirable intown Atlanta location for what was originally developed as a suburban community.

Within North Decatur is Medlock Park, a 39-acre park which features baseball, softball and multi-use fields, a multi-use court, playground, swimming pool and picnic area. The park is also home to Druid Hills Youth Sports baseball and softball leagues.

North Decatur includes neighborhoods such as Clairmont Heights, Country Squire Court, Druid Lake, Leafmore-Creek Park Hills, Medlock Park, North Druid Valley, North Druid Woods, Ridgeland Park, Springdale Heights, University Heights and Valley Brook Estates.


North Decatur is in DeKalb County, bordered by the city of Decatur and Avondale Estates to the south, Druid Hills and North Druid Hills to the west and Sagamore Hills and Oak Grove to the north and Scottdale to the east. North Decatur is roughly bound by the city of Decatur to the south, the CSX railroad and Clairmont Road to the west, LaVista Road and Pangborn Road to the north and Lawrenceville Highway and DeKalb Industrial Way to the east. North Decatur is located in zip code 30033.

Dekalb County Schools serves all of the children within the neighborhood. The schools are:

  • Laurel Ridge Elementary School
  • Fernbank Elementary School
  • Sagamore Hills Elementary School
  • Oak Grove Elementary School
  • Druid Hills Middle School
  • Henderson Middle School
  • Druid Hills High School
  • Lakeside High School

The International Community School is a private school located right in North Decatur in the former Medlock Park elementary school building.

As you can imagine, North Decatur has much to offer, great location, family-friendly and lots to offer. The neighborhood is a great place to find find homes for families. In fact, the many great qualities of North Decatur ensure there is always a great selection of North Decatur homes. So if you’re looking for your new home in North Decatur, here are some other options to help with your search:

If you’re considering selling your North 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 North Decatur home valuation.

If we can be of assistance in your home search or answer any of your North Decatur Georgia real estate questions, don’t hesitate to contact your North Decatur Realtor. And if you want to stay ahead of other North Decatur homebuyers, here are all North Decatur homes just listed for sale.

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