Situated on the east side of North Druid Hills, the popular commercial/residential neighborhood of Toco Hills offers the best of suburban-style living inside the Perimeter, with wooded neighborhoods and easy access to shopping and dining (as well as nearby Emory University)–all within a half-hour’s drive of downtown Atlanta.


Central to Toco Hills is a large shopping area situated at the intersection of North Druid Hills Road and LaVista Road, consisting of Toco Hill Shopping Center and Toco Hills Promenade. This area offers plenty of dining options, as well, ranging from burgers, shakes and pizza to fine French cuisine. Just to the southwest lies W.D. Thomson Park, boasting playground areas, tennis and basketball courts, and wooded hiking trails, while the nearby Elwyn John Wildlife Sanctuary offers even more opportunities to commune with nature. Toco Hills is also a short drive away from some of the most popular spots in the Atlanta metro, including the Atlanta Botanical Garden, Georgia Aquarium and the ever-popular shops and restaurants of Buckhead.


Public education in Toco Hills is administered by DeKalb County Schools, and students in this neighborhood attend nearby Briar Vista Elementary, Druid Hills Middle School and Druid Hills High School. There are also a number of reputable private schools nearby, including Atlanta Montessori International School, Cliff Valley School, and Torah Day School of Atlanta. The prestigious Emory University lies a few minutes to the south.


Residential areas in and around Toco Hills consist of a variety of ranch-style homes, townhomes and condos to accommodate many different budgets. Townhomes in this area start in the mid-$300s, while some of the larger single-family homes are available from the mid-$500s to near $1 million.

With its convenient shopping and dining, good schools, comfortable homes and easy access to the Atlanta metro, it’s little wonder that many people choose to buy their new home in Toco Hills. Talk to Peggy for availability.

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