Mechanicsville is home to approximately 2,800 people who work in public administration, wholesale trade and administrative professions. If you are looking for a special place to call home, consider Pittsburgh and Summerhill.
Living, Demographics and Costs
Mechanicsville has much to offer, and potential renters should know that the cost of living is higher than surrounding Atlanta metros when it comes time to make important financial decisions. With an average expenditure of $36.9K/year, Mechanicsville locals spend more than people living in Pittsburgh, where reported household spending amounts to $26.6K/year.
The neighborhoods of Mechanicsville and Pittsburgh are identical in terms of households that have children. In both neighborhoods, the percentage of households with children is 28%.
Is Mechanicsville the right neighborhood for you? A look at how much your future neighbors are bringing in might shed some light. While those who live in nearby Pittsburgh make an average of $21.2K, Mechanicsville residents are raking in an average of $38.3K.
Food, Libations and Recreation
We make it easier to carve out your next neighborhood nook with ratings and reviews of apartments online. Home to a host of everyday essentials and specialized shops, the convenience of living in Mechanicsville can't be beat. Pryor St. SW and Ralph David Abernathy Blvd. are two particularly busy streets well-suited for those who prefer living in the thick of things. Apartment Guide helps you feel good about that year-long lease. Find exactly what you're looking for in Mechanicsville with our apartment finder tool.
Treat yourself to dinner in your own neighborhood at Off The Dock Seafood.
Cool off at Phoenix Pool, and dip your feet in some neighborhood fun.
Check out the Yelp page for a more comprehensive list of places to dine, drink, and play in Mechanicsville.
With numerous grocery stores located throughout the Mechanicsville area, residents can conveniently cook, clean and care for their home. Brother's Groceries 3 and Green Islands on Pryor St. SW are just a couple of options in the area.
For something artsy and unique, Tee's Art & Accessories is located on McDaniel St. SW.
Local School Statistics
Schools near the apartments in Mechanicsville are Department Of Corrections, Parks Middle School and Dunbar Elementary School. Due to the fact that school district boundaries do not necessarily line up with county lines, you should contact local school district representatives for more information on exactly which schools serve the apartments for rent you are most interested.
The student teacher ratios at the nearby schools of Parks Middle School and Dunbar Elementary School are both low. At Parks Middle School it's 14-to-1 and at Dunbar Elementary School it's 15-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 Fulton 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 Fulton County Public district.