Community Snapshot

  • Population: 6,475
  • Economy: Known as the design district, there are several design firms and interior decorating warehouses in West Midtown. The neighborhood is also a very popular stop for foodies because of the trendy high-end restaurants located in the district.
  • Area Type: Urban Neighborhood in Atlanta
  • Culture: The Westside is a growing part of Atlanta, with tons of options for young people to eat, live, and play.
  • School District: Atlanta
  • Known for: The Westside is known for its variety of high-quality restaurants and bars.

More About This Community

Once a town of empty warehouses, the Westside of Atlanta, or West Midtown has emerged as a growing community of top-notch restaurants, design companies, and trendy lofts.

Westside is a popular place for foodies. Tons of high-end restaurants have opened up in the last few years. For a more casual environment, the Atlanta Food Truck park, which came on the scene in 2012, is also located in the area.

Three major art centers live in West Midtown: The Goat Farm Arts Center, the Westside Cultural Arts Center, and the King Plow Arts Center. In the center of the town is Westside Provisions, an establishment of find shopping, dining and living.

The area is known as the Design District for its large variety of home furnishings showrooms that have everything from traditional to contemporary furniture, as well as fabric stores, custom workrooms, and craftsmen to help you create your design vision.

A lot of young people are moving to the area, as it’s become one of the hot spots in Atlanta.

Neighborhoods in Westside:


Whittier Mill

Berkeley Park

Dupont Commons

Howell Station