Approximately 1,400 people live and work in Lakewood, a neighborhood of Atlanta. Don't limit your search for a new place in the Atlanta market to just one neighborhood. Have a look at other apartments available in nearby Swallow Circle-Baywood and Rebel Valley Forest.
Neighborhood Demographics and Costs of Living
Lakewood's cost of living is about 30% lower than in nearby Swallow Circle-Baywood. On average a household in Lakewood spends $26.4K/year in total expenditures. Compare these expenses to those of Swallow Circle-Baywood, which come to around $37.9K/year.
The neighborhoods of Lakewood and Rebel Valley Forest are identical by the average number of people per household, 2.98, and similar by the percentage of households that have children, 34% and 30%, respectively.
In terms of income and education, the average income in Lakewood is $20.9K, and that's comparable to Rebel Valley Forest's. However, more residents of Lakewood have earned a master's degree than those in Rebel Valley Forest.
Neighborhood Schools and Districts
Schools near the apartments in Lakewood are South Atlanta Law And Social Justice School, Price Middle School and Dobbs Elementary School. While this information provides an approximation of the schools and districts serving the area, it is critical you consult with the districts around the apartments for rent to confirm exactly which schools your children may attend.
South Atlanta Law And Social Justice School, a high school in the Atlanta Public district school, offers advanced-placement classes. Price Middle School and Dobbs Elementary School both have low student-teacher ratios. At Price Middle School it's 14-to-1 and at Dobbs Elementary School it's 13-to-1.
The Atlanta Public district offers 62 elementary schools, 26 middle schools and 27 high schools. In terms of student-teacher ratios and student-body size, Atlanta Public district trumps Dekalb County Public district with fewer students per teacher and a lower number of enrolled students. Atlanta Public district has more blue ribbons and a higher Great Schools score than the Dekalb County Public district.