Stone Mountain is a suburb of Atlanta in DeKalb County, Georgia, with a mix of affordable and affluent Stone Mountain apartments for rent. The town is named for an actual Stone Mountain, the largest exposed granite dome in North America.
The mountain itself is the site of a famous giant carving commemorating the military leaders of the Confederacy as well as a state park and museum, including a railroad. The historic train depot is home to Stone Mountain’s City Hall and Police Department. The train depot is the oldest structure still in use today that was burned by General Sherman during the Civil War. Every Saturday, residents of Stone Mountain apartments for rent can shop the open-air market on Main Street.
Apartments for rent in Stone Mountain are just a short drive into the Atlanta – a city that mixes iconic southern charm with all the amenities of a big city. As the capital of the Peach State, Atlanta is home to four professional (and champion-winning) sports teams, over 200 entertainment and cultural attractions, and thousands of critically-acclaimed restaurants.