A primarily residential historic neighborhood on the southwest side of Atlanta.

Welcome to Mechanicsville

Mechanicsville, named for its history as a hub for mechanics, is located on the lower westside of Atlanta - south of Downtown and west of Peoplestown. The relocation of the Braves and continued development of the westside Beltline has drummed up new interest in Mechanicsville, one of Atlanta’s oldest neighborhoods.

Queen Anne, Victorians, and Craftsmans homes continue to be updated and new luxury housing projects continue to spring up throughout Mechanicsville. The neighborhood is bordered by I20 to the north and 75/85 to the east making access to the rest of Atlanta convenient and easy.

For more information, visit Mechanicsville.

What To Love


  • Top school districts 
  • Many great parks, restaurants, and shops.
  • Very central and desirable location and easy access to all Atlanta has to offer.  Access to major interstates and MARTA.
  • Beautiful homes and neighborhoods.  Growing at a rapid rate with high appreciation.  

Dining, Shopping and Entertainment


Fun Things to Do


  • Buford Highway Restaurants 
  • Oglethorpe Museum of Art
  • Murphey Candler park 
  • Brookhaven Farmers Market 
  • Peachtree Creek Greenway
  • Cherry Blossom Festival



  • Elementary-Ashford Park, Montgomery, Woodward
  • Middle-Chamblee, Sequoya
  • High School-Chamblee Charter, Cross Keys

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Overview for Mechanicsville, GA

4,398 people live in Mechanicsville, where the median age is 32 and the average individual income is $22,806. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


Total Population

32 years

Median Age


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Demographics and Employment Data for Mechanicsville, GA

Mechanicsville has 2,084 households, with an average household size of 2. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Mechanicsville do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 4,398 people call Mechanicsville home. The population density is 9,355.297 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


Total Population


Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.


Median Age

41.02 / 59%

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  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree

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Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
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30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Around Mechanicsville, GA

There's plenty to do around Mechanicsville, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

Somewhat Walkable
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Good Transit
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Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Truly Living Well Center For Natural Urban Agriculture, Green Beans ATL, and Reynolds Makery and Pulperia.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining · $ 1.57 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining · $$ 1.93 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 2.2 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars
Shopping 2.86 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 4.95 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 2.98 miles 13 reviews 5/5 stars

Schools in Mechanicsville, GA

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The following schools are within or nearby Mechanicsville. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
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Dunbar Elementary School
K - 5th

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