Margaret Mitchell

Margaret Mitchell Real Estate & Homes

The neighborhood of Margaret Mitchell is found in Buckhead. This community is located near I-75, the Paces neighborhood and Moore’s Mill Road. It was developed in the 1950s and the original name was Cherokee Forest.

Real Estate

This upscale neighborhood provides a number of beautiful homes. Many are traditional McMansions, while some are retro modern style ranches. Many of the older homes have been updates. The homes in Margaret Mitchell are situated on larger lots with plenty of colorful landscaping. The average home in this area sells for around $575K.

The area has the Margaret Mitchell Civic Association, which helps to keep the neighborhood looking great. This association also organizes many social events and keeps the community active.

Often, residents are seen walking their dogs on warm summer mornings. They enjoy time outside because of the very scenic tree-lined streets that wind throughout this neighborhood.

Shopping and Dining

With the Buckhead commercial district nearby and easy access to many neighborhood cities, residents of Margaret Mitchell gain plenty of options for shopping and dining. There are a few large malls and plenty of local boutiques found throughout the area. The dining options range from casual to fine dining with plenty of good choices.


The Margaret Mitchell area is served by some of the top public schools including:

  • Atlanta Charter Middle School
  • Brandon Elementary School
  • Grady High School
  • Jackson Elementary School
  • North Atlanta High School
  • West Manor Elementary School
  • Sutton Middle School

There are also a number of good private schools found nearby including:

  • The Westminster Schools
  • Atlanta Girls School
  • Holy Spirit Preparatory School
  • Pace Academy
  • And More!

With plenty of good schools and a convenient location, the Margaret Mitchell neighborhood attracts a number of families. This area is also very popular for young professionals and many other types of homebuyers.

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