BUCKHEAD REAL ESTATE GUIDE
Buckhead real estate is always in high demand, thanks to location, location, location! As one of the busiest financial centers in Atlanta, Buckhead is located in the middle of the city with world-class shopping, dining, and entertainment. Just outside the Buckhead business district, you'll find several unique, tree-lined neighborhoods with a wide range of housing options from quaint bungalows to multi-million dollar mansions and historic estates.
Buckhead is located in Fulton County GA and lies in all or part of several Atlanta zip codes including 30305, 30309, 30319, 30327, 30342. Buckhead is considered a district or community within Atlanta, with more than a dozen neighborhoods that are part of Buckhead GA.
It is often referred to as the Beverly Hills of the Southeast and according to Forbes Magazine, Buckhead is home to the ninth-wealthiest zip code in the nation (30327), with a household income in excess of $341,000 per year and is the location of the most affluent and wealthiest of Atlanta's neighborhoods.
The new Atlanta Beltline will run through a portion of Buckhead! See all the neighborhoods on the up and coming Atlanta Beltline, click here.
Buckhead is often referred to as a neighborhood, but it is really is an "area" or "district" that covers a majority of the northern section of the City of Atlanta. Many are familiar with the business district that includes a portion of Peachtree Street (from Phipps Plaza to the High Museum) and Piedmont Avenue, but surprisingly, there are almost 40 unique residential neighborhoods.
East Chastain Park
Mount Paran Parkway
Paces / Paces Ferry
Peachtree Heights East
Peachtree Heights West
South Tuxedo Park
West Paces Ferry/Northside
Bordering neighborhoods include Ansley Park, Brookhaven, Midtown Atlanta, Downtown Atlanta
Buckhead is located in the City of Atlanta School District and is home to some of the top-ranked elementary schools in the area, as well as multiple private school options.
- E. Rivers Elementary School
- Garden Hills Elementary School
- Morris Brandon Elementary School
- Sarah Rawson Smith Elementary School
- Warren T. Jackson Elementary School
- Sutton Middle School
- North Atlanta High School
- Christ the King School (private)
- The Goddard School (private)
- Westminster School (private)
Buckhead home values range from about $450,000 for a small, fixer-upper cottage to well over $20 million for a luxury mansion or estate home. Throughout the Buckhead area, there are also a wide range of condominiums and townhome communities, many that are prices in the low $200s to high $800s. View the latest Buckhead Atlanta real estate market statist and trends.
One of the big draws to living in Buckhead would be the endless list of things to do! This Atlanta district is home to some of Atlanta's best restaurants, museums, theaters, shops, and annual events. Here are just a few of our favorites:
- Shop 'til you drop! From Phipps Plaza and Lenox Mall to the new "Buckhead Atlanta" development on Peachtree, the "shoppertunities" are endless. If you are in the Buckhead area, you will find the main shopping intersections are at Peachtree and Lenox and also Peachtree and Piedmont
- LEGOLAND Discovery Center Atlanta
- Atlanta History Center, one of the Southeast's largest history museums
- Buckhead Atlanta Tour of Homes
- Peachtree Hills Park
- Garden Hills Recreation Center and Pool
- Peachtree Road Race - every year on the 4th of July
- 4th of July Fireworks at Lenox Square
- The High Museum
- Peachtree Hills Festival of the Arts
- New Years Eve Celebration & Ball Drop at Lenox Square
- Chastain Park Arts Festival
- Peachtree Road Race
Bistro Niko :: Bustling Buckhead restaurant features classic French bistro fare, an incredible wine selection and an even more impressive balcony dining experience on Peachtree. Located at 3344 Peachtree Rd, Atlanta, GA 30326.
Bones :: If you are a steak lover, Bones is an institution in Buckhead. This steakhouse serves prime beef and seafood in clubby rooms with an old-school vibe. Excellent choice for client meetings and date nights. Located at 3130 Piedmont Rd NE, Atlanta, GA 30305. BonesRestaurant.com
Chops :: This steakhouse has been ranked in the top steakhouses in the US on numerous occasions. Chops has prepared some of the best slices of meat for years now, and because of this, they've attracted world leaders, CEOs, celebrities and local Atlantans who are just looking for a spectacular meal - and experience. Located at 70 West Paces Ferry Rd NW in the heart of Buckhead.
King + Duke :: Literary-themed eatery with a huge open hearth serving old-school, farm-to-table American fare along with one of the most creative bars in Atlanta. Located at 3060 Peachtree St NE, Atlanta. kinganddukeatl.com
Saltyard :: Modern small plates with global accents plus craft beer & cocktails in a hip space with a patio. Located at 1820 Peachtree Rd NW #1, Atlanta, GA 30309
South City Kitchen :: Inventive takes on Southern classics, including a popular brunch, served in upscale surroundings. Located at 3350 Peachtree Rd #175. http://buckhead.southcitykitchen.com/
If you are looking for a neighborhood real estate agent to help you buy or sell a home in the Ansley Park area, we would be honored to help. Contact the Urban Nest Real Estate Group anytime.