Lying in the northwestern section of Georgia, Ellenwood is an unincorporated community straddling DeKalb, Clayton and Henry counties in the state. The Atlanta suburb boasts a diverse population and offers the best of Southern living. One of the appealing qualities of the community is that it lies just few minutes’ drive from the state capital, providing residents with convenient access to finest of opportunities in Georgia.
Ellenwood is one of those communities that offer residents access to both small-town ambiance and great metropolitan experience. It has a significantly diverse population with people from a variety of races calling this place home. The unincorporated community is made up of five neighborhoods. It has a mild Southern climate with temperatures averaging around 90 degrees Fahrenheit and 40 degrees Fahrenheit during summers and winters respectively. It stands at an elevation of about 260 meters above sea level.
The community’s location in the proximity of Atlanta has seen the number of people living here continue to grow. Ellenwood is, perhaps, one of the fast-growing areas in the Atlanta metropolitan area. It is home to more than 30,000 people and new residents are still moving in every now and then. However, in spite of being bigger than many cities in the United States, this community has remained unincorporated. But it does have a post office which uses the ZIP code 30294.
The level of education of the people living here appears higher than is usual for a typical U.S. city. The percentage of residents who are 25 years or older with at least a college degree is higher than the national average. Ellenwood is a family-friendly community and majority of its residents are married individuals.
A significant portion of the housing stock in the community is relatively new, reflecting the influx of new residents in the past couple of decades. The median year of the construction of the homes in Ellenwood is calculated at around 1994. Majority of these pieces of property is owner-occupied.
It is easy to tell that the closeness of this community to Atlanta, the region’s economic and cultural epicenter, is a major reason it has experienced significant growth in the number of its residents over the years. The capital of Georgia is just around a 20-minute drive away from Ellenwood. With its flourishing downtown district and numerous industries, Atlanta promises a wide range of job opportunities to residents of this suburb who also enjoy more affordable housing here at the same time.
Ellenwood offers a lot to do for leisure and recreation. This is where you will find the 27-hole Panola Mountain Golf Course which caters to people of diverse levels of golfing skills. The proximity to Atlanta means you can also enjoy big-city entertainment. In addition to the restaurants around this community, you also get to enjoy the best of big-city dining experience. The area is rich in history and has numerous museums and centers exhibiting its cultural heritage. You can get to enjoy electrifying time visiting sports centers around or attending the many festivals hosted year-round.
This Atlanta suburb is definitely a community to consider if you are looking to explore opportunities in a big city while also enjoying affordable housing. Ellenwood offers that pleasant mix of small town charm and big city excitement.
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Currently Ellenwood has 101 properties on the market for sale. The inventory was last updated 05/27/2020. Of these properties, 74 single family homes are for sale by their owners in Ellenwood, and 0 condos are for sale by their owners in Ellenwood. The average price of the single family homes for sale in Ellenwood, is $196,808, the average condo price in Ellenwood, is $202,862. The average price per square foot of the active inventory is $78. This is based the living area square footage.
Over the last year, there have been 2,664 of properties sold in Ellenwood. Of these properties, 2,540 single family homes have sold by their owners in Ellenwood, and 13 condos have sold by their owners in Ellenwood. The average sales price of the single family homes sold in Ellenwood, is $163,158. Single family homes have been selling for 113 per square foot of living area. The average sales price of the condos for sale in Ellenwood, is $140,776. Condos have been selling for 56 per square foot of living area.
The most active subdivisions with listings for sale in Ellenwood, are: River Vista Estates (11 For Sale), Clark Estates West (9 For Sale), Village Park (3 For Sale), None (2 For Sale), Cedar Trace (2 For Sale), Springfield (2 For Sale), Skyline Forest (2 For Sale), Oakmont Estates (2 For Sale), Chapel Ridge Estates (2 For Sale), Partin Place (1 For Sale)
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This data up-to-date as of 05/27/2020