Take a stroll through Decatur and see how friendly neighbors, tree-lined streets, great schools, parks and playing fields, libraries, colleges, and businesses all make Decatur a wonderful place to spend some time. Located just minutes east of downtown Atlanta and minutes west of Stone Mountain and active downtown square. Decatur is home to Agnes Scott College, recently ranked as one of the top 50 national liberal arts colleges, the Southeast’s best women’s college, and Georgia’s best liberal arts college by U.S. News & World Report in its annual “America’s Best Colleges” survey. Columbia Theological Seminary, with its beautiful 52-acre campus along Columbia Drive anchors the southeastern quadrant of the City. Perhaps most importantly, Emory University calls Decatur home, and is one of the most well-respected private universities in the country. The quaint downtown area of Decatur is littered with restaurants and nightlife that appeal to a broad spectrum of residents, and make Decatur a very desirable location for all types of homeowners.