is a prominent residential area in Bengaluru, known for its well-planned layouts and wide roads. The locality falls under the umbrella of Radhakrishna Temple ward and is one of the most coveted residential areas in the city. The locality is home to former Karnataka Chief Minister, BS Yeddyurappa and other politicians and officials of Bengaluru.
The locality is easily accessible from other parts of the city courtesy BEL Road, which is one of the major connecting roads here. The locality is a part of J P Nagar and is well-linked to several important areas in Bengaluru. Areas like Gandhinagar
, Gokula Extension, Nagashettyhalli, Mathikere
and RMV Extension
are well-connected to Dollars Colony
. The Lottegollahalli railway station is easily accessible from the area along with Yeshwantpur
railway station. Bangalore
City Junction railway station is at a distance of seven kilometres from Dollars Colony
Places like Yelahanka
, Dasarahalli, Kengeri
, Krishnarajapura, Dod Ballapur, Devanahalli
are also all well-connected to Dollars Colony
. Nearby bus stations are Devasandra
, Lottegollahalli railway colony, Nethaji Circle and Kuvempu Circle among others.
The locality is home to the whos who of the city and boasts of several premium residential apartments and complexes in addition to bungalows. Its proximity to several parts of Bengaluru, wide roads, greenery, social amenities and seamless supply of power or water contribute as key reasons for boosting the real estate in Dollars Colony
Social Infrastructure Dollars Colony
offers several recreational zones to residents including three well-maintained boulevard parks. The area is also home to a premium club with multiple entertainment and other facilities. Reputed educational institutions in the locality include St. Josephs Indian Composite, Hombe Gowda Junior College, Sapthagiri College of Engineering, Gems B School, MS Ramaiah Institute of Management Studies, Bharat Matha Presidency School, Anu Public School and Shiksha Niketan Primary School.