- Current Prices:$3,500 to $795,000
- Closed Prices:$135,999 to $998,000
- Median Sale Price:$521,000
- Average $ per sq ft:$255
- Association Fee Ranges:$0,$0 to $600,$0 to $255/mo
- Type:Attached Home (Condo, Townhouse, Loft, etc.), Single-Family Home
- Age:1909 to 2021
- Sq. Ft.:1 to 4,123Sq. Ft.
- Bedrooms:0 to 7Bedrooms
- Bathrooms:0 to 6Bathrooms
Homes for Sale
Homes in this area come in a wide range of prices, styles, and sizes.
Where to Live
This close-knit community features a variety of homes, including 1920s style bungalows, craftsman, and Victorian style homes, along with newer developments that have stayed consistent with the neighborhood’s historic style of architecture. Home to a handful of parks, Kirkwood is bordered by Coan Park, Charles Yates Golf Course, and East Lake Golf Club. Memorial Drive runs through the southern portion of the neighborhood, and DeKalb Avenue runs to the north.
Kirkwood tends to be one of the more affordable areas of intown Atlanta, offering a range of historic homes and a recent boom of new construction. Kirkwood is often regarded as a great place to raise a family, due to its affordability, parks, community events and kid-friendly activities.
Where to Eat
The community of Kirkwood offers bakeries, coffee shops, pizza parlors, southern-inspired eateries, barbeque spots, and more. Locals like Urban Pie for thin-crust pizza and Kirkyard Public House for the local craft beers, food, and live sports that are always playing on the bar’s many TVs.
What You'll See
With its small-town feel in a big city, you’ll usually see families shopping or playing within the Kirkwood community. There are several public parks in the neighborhood that residents use for picnicking, hosting neighborhood barbeques, and a variety of community events. Walkers, joggers, and cyclists use the Path Foundation’s Trolley Trail, and Kirkwood’s business district is home to restaurants, bars, shopping, and office space.
Friday Night Fun
Kirkwood is a lively spot during the weekend for family, friends, and visitors. Community events and festivals are often hosted in the neighborhood parks and are easily accessible, and The Pullman and Kirkyard Public House are popular spots to grab dinner and a drink. With Midtown and downtown Atlanta nearby, Kirkwood residents also have access to the entertainment, dining, nightlife and attractions in the city center.
The Perfect Sunday
Kirkwood residents take advantage of the many neighborhood parks and surrounding golf courses. The centrally-located Bessie Branham Park offers tennis courts, playgrounds, recreational fields, open space and trails. Kirkwood residents also have access to the PATH system of greenways and off-road trails, where cyclists, runners, and walkers exercise and families enjoy the outdoors. Kirkwood hosts a variety of events during the year, including the Kirkwood Spring Fling arts and music festival, the Kirkwood Picnic, the Kirkwood Wine Stroll, and the large Kirkwood B*ATL Event, commemorating Kirkwood’s role in the Battle of Atlanta during the Civil War.
Kirkwood is bordered by DeKalb Avenue to the north and Memorial Drive and I-20 to the south. The East Lake Transit Station and Edgewood-Candler Park Station are located on DeKalb Avenue, providing access to the green and blue lines and connecting the neighborhood with downtown Atlanta. Most of the main streets in the neighborhood, including Memorial Drive, Moreland Avenue, Mayson Avenue, and Hosea L Williams Drive are home to bus stops that connect with nearby stations, neighboring areas and downtown Atlanta. The Eastside Greenway and the PATH Foundation’s Trolley Trail connect the neighborhood and allow easy commuting for bikers and walkers.
Historic preservation • Parks and nearby trails • Community events.
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Disclaimer: School attendance zone boundaries are supplied by Maponics and are subject to change. Check with the applicable school district prior to making a decision based on these boundaries.
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