Winnona Park in Dekalb County is situated off of College Ave., making trips into the city convenient driving or using the many MARTA transit stations located on College Ave. The city is close, but a variety of nightlife, dining and shopping are even closer; they span out in all directions just blocks away from Winnona Park. Along with the horde of shops, McCoy Park and Oakhurst Park are only blocks away, complete with walking trails and recreation facilities; East Lake Golf Club is also only blocks away to the south.
The homes in Winnona Park are characterized by their variety of architectural designs ranging from bungalows to cottages to Cape Cods with a mass of renovations and upgrades, including granite countertops, wrap around porches and kitchen appliances. The streets of Winnona Park are lighted and equipped with sidewalks for ease of travel. Prevalent streets are Candler Dr., Avery St. and Kirk Rd., all of which are located within walking distance of Winnona Park Elementary School.