Welcome to North Buckhead
North Buckhead is one of Atlanta’s largest neighborhoods, as well as its — you guessed it — most northern. It straddles Georgia 400 and sits just west of Brookhaven and east of Chastain Park. The community has an active civic association that helps you keep up with all things North Buckhead and that hosts social gatherings like holiday events and block parties throughout the year.
The neighborhood’s prime location means professionals can choose from thousands of opportunities in both Atlanta communities, like Midtown, Downtown, and Buckhead, and those in the growing northern suburbs like Alpharetta, Johns Creek, Roswell, Sandy Springs, and Brookhaven. The southern tip of North Buckhead is home to one of the most famous malls in the Southeast, Phipps Plaza, as well as other shopping, dining, and entertainment opportunities.
- Price Range: $400,000s to $12 million.
- Style: Condos to sprawling luxury estates.
- Lifestyle: Chastain Park, Blue Heron Nature Preserve, Peachtree Golf Club, Buckhead Theatre.
Things to Do In and Around North Buckhead
Shopping, dining, and a booming nightlife are at the heart of Buckhead’s commercial districts, which include:
- Lenox Square Mall
- Phipps Plaza
- The Shops Buckhead Atlanta
There are several parks in and around North Buckhead, including Chastain Park. At 268 acres, it is the largest park in the city, and it boasts a golf course, tennis courts, baseball fields, playgrounds, a horse park, a restaurant, and an open-air amphitheater that hosts world famous musical acts. Other excellent green spaces in the area include:
- Blue Heron Nature Preserve
- Little Nancy Creek Park
- Mayson Park
Enjoy the golf, tennis and country club lifestyle? You’re in luck! North Buckhead borders Brookhaven, which boasts several top-notch facilities and grounds:
- Capital City Country Club
- Peachtree Golf Club
Residents of North Buckhead are also treated to easy access via Peachtree or Piedmont Road to many of Atlanta’s top cultural attractions, including:
- Atlanta History Center
- Georgia Aquarium
- Fox Theatre
- Atlanta Botanical Garden
- High Museum of Art
- Philips Arena
North Buckhead Real Estate
The North Buckhead area became part of the city of Atlanta in 1950, and many of the homes here were built in the decades that followed, though there is also plenty of new construction. You will find everything from condos to sprawling luxury estates — this is one Buckhead neighborhood where there is truly something for every taste and budget.
- Prices range from the $400,000s up to over $12 million.
North Buckhead Schools
- Sarah Smith Elementary School
- Sutton Middle School
- North Atlanta High School
- The Galloway School
- Marist School
- Atlanta International
- Christ the King School
- Pace Academy
- Oglethorpe University
Choose North Buckhead if you are looking for great schools, a variety of home choices, access to the northern suburbs, job opportunities, and proximity to popular shopping and dining areas.