North Buckhead

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North Buckhead is a neighborhood in the Buckhead Community, at the northern edge of the city of Atlanta, Georgia and is one of Atlanta's most affluent neighborhoods.[1]

With a population of 8,270 (2010 census), it is also Atlanta's fourth most populous neighborhood, after Downtown, Midtown and the Old Fourth Ward.[2]

It is bounded by:[3]

History[edit]

The area contains Lakemoore (still standing on Emma Drive), the home of Wiley L. Moore (b. 1888), president of the Wofford Oil Company of Georgia.[4]

The area became part of the city of Atlanta in 1950 and suburban development took place subsequently.[5]

The Wieuca Inn stood where the Roswell-Wieuca shopping center now stands and was torn down in 1955.[5]

Government[edit]

North Buckhead is part of NPU B.

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