Emory University Area Real Estate

Homes near Emory UniversityEmory is a vibrant college locale where you find your choice of well renowned eateries, nearby shopping, beautiful residential neighborhoods and great tradition. It is located in the northern part of Atlanta in Druid Hills. The university has over seven thousand students attending its undergraduate school and more than seven thousand attending its graduate schools. This includes but is not limited to Emory's Medical, Law and Business Schools. The area offers tons of student living accommodations and is home to numerous professionals. With nearby hospitals and countless shopping destinations you are bound to meet all of your living needs near Emory University.

About the Area

Established in the early 1800s, Emory University moved to the Atlanta area in 1914. Located more specifically in the Druid Hills neighborhood, Emory is the third largest private employer for metro Atlanta. It is one of the more prosperous neighborhoods in the area. It boasts of some old historic 19th and 20th century mansions. The area's Druid Hills Parks and Parkways have been on the National register of historic places since 1975. This area is also home for the Center for Disease Control and Prevention.

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Attractions in Vinings

Endless shopping awaits those visiting the Emory area and those who call it home. With choices like Lenox Square  Mall, you are only minutes away from the action. Enjoy family time at the Aquarium, the Atlanta Zoo, Fernbank Museum or the Coca Cola Factory. Concerts and live shows are also an option at Philips Arena. Numerous outdoor spaces like Piedmont Park and Grant Park allow for hiking, walking and biking. Enjoy live shows and plays at the Fox Theatre. You are a mere 15 minutes away from midtown and downtown Atlanta where you can take advantage of the nightlife with neighborhood bars and restaurants.

Getting Around

Living near Emory University makes it easy to get around. You are conveniently located near Interstate 85 and GA 400. This makes it easy for you to access any part of the town and city. You can also choose to take the Marta, the city’s public transportation system. Residents are conveniently located 30 minutes from the world's busiest airport, Hartsfield Jackson International Airport. Residents can access anywhere in their neighborhood or the country quite easily living in this prestigious neighborhood.

Emory Area Education

Here are some of the top rated public and private schools near Emory University:

Elementary Schools

  • Mary Lin Elementary School 
  • Fernbank Elementary School
  • Paideia School

Middle Schools

  • Paideia School
  • Atlanta School
  • Horizons School

High Schools

  • Druid Hills High School

Emory University Area Real Estate

There are countless neighborhoods perfect for families looking to live in this area of Emory University. Some of the neighborhoods include Druid Hills, Virginia Highland, Morningside and Ansley Park. You are in the midst of some of the better public and private schools in the city.  Prospective residents at a wide range of price points can find the perfect home for their families. Architectural styles range from cozy bungalows, to large 20th century mansions.

Choosing to live near Emory University ensures that you will meet familial obligations like good schools, shopping and fun family activities. You provide yourself with the security of a close and quiet community and the option to indulge in everything a major city offers. If you are looking to relocate to this area, please call us today!