Atlanta, Ga. Median price per foot, 2012:
$131 Percent change since 2011:
Home Park, a neighborhood known for housing Georgia Tech and Georgia State students, not surprisingly has both higher resident density per acre and lower income than much of Atlanta. At a $158,000 median home sales price, according to Trulia, the area offers reasonably priced homes. An edgy blog called Not For Tourists says that with the construction of a new bridge, Home Park becomes “Atlanta’s next up-and-coming area.”
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