State Facility Apartments for Rent(hide neighborhood information)
Located in southeastern Atlanta, State Facility is a modest neighborhood bordered by East Confederate Avenue SE, Boulevard SE, Moreland Avenue, and Custer Avenue SE. Nearby neighborhoods include Benteen Park, Grant Park, and Woodland Hills. Do-it-yourselfers continue to renovate older homes in the, area and State Facility has a trendy neighborhood-in-transition sort of charm. Southeastern Atlanta continues to grow, as refurbished homes, lofts, and apartments are added to the available housing in the State Facility neighborhood.
Popular area landmarks are Grant Park with its pool, jogging paths, tennis courts, and recreation center, as well as Zoo Atlanta. Near the zoo is the Cyclorama, which depicts the Civil War Battle of Atlanta. Another imposing landmark is the Atlanta Federal Penitentiary, which is located on 328 acres. Oakland Cemetery is also nearby. Gone with the Wind author Margaret Mitchell and golf great Bobby Jones are buried there, along with six former Georgian governors.
State Facility is near the proposed Intrenchment Creek Park, Boulevard Crossing Park, and Stanton Park, part of the Beltline project. These parks will soon be added to the green spaces around the 22-mile Beltway, which connects parks and neighborhoods all around the center of Atlanta.
Nearby public schools are Crim High School, Southside High School, King Middle School, and Southeast Atlanta Charter Middle School. Elementary schools in the area include Dobbs Elementary, Neighborhood Charter School Incorporated, and Burgess-Peterson Elementary Academy. Private schools are Atlanta Youth Academy and Mount Nebo Christian Academy.
Favorite neighborhood restaurants include El Mexicano, Taqueria Nayarit, and Harolds Barbeque Restaurant.