Norcross, Georgia

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Population in 2014: 16,349 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +94.4%
 
Males: 8,399  (51.4%)
Females: 7,950  (48.6%)
Median resident age:  30.8 years
Georgia median age:  36.4 years

Zip codes: 30092, 30093.

Norcross Zip Code Map
Estimated median household income in 2015: $40,465 (it was $44,728 in 2000)
Norcross:

$40,465
GA:

$51,244

Estimated per capita income in 2015: $19,428 (it was $18,573 in 2000)

Norcross city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $175,771 (it was $126,800 in 2000)
Norcross:

$175,771
GA:

$159,300

Mean prices in 2015: All housing units: $217,856; Detached houses: $225,825; Townhouses or other attached units: $135,695; In 2-unit structures: $100,013; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $125,952; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $135,913; Mobile homes: $94,791; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $39,347

Median gross rent in 2015: $948.

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  • Races in Norcross, GA (2015)

    Norcross races chart
    • 8,23649.1%Hispanic
    • 3,23819.3%Black alone
    • 3,14018.7%White alone
    • 1,99911.9%Asian alone
    • 1400.8%Two or more races
    • 1030.6%Other race alone
    • 440.3%American Indian alone

Races in Norcross detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Norcross: 96.6 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: American (2.3%), African (1.3%), European (1.1%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 1057 feet

Land area: 4.10 square miles.

Population density: 3,986 people per square mile   (average).

Norcross,GA real estate house value index trend

Norcross, Georgia map

For population 25 years and over in Norcross:

  • High school or higher: 68.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 23.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.8%
  • Unemployed: 6.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Norcross city:

  • Never married: 38.5%
  • Now married: 49.4%
  • Separated: 1.9%
  • Widowed: 2.4%
  • Divorced: 7.7%

6,303 residents are foreign born (26.4% Latin America).

This city:

37.5%
Georgia:

9.8%



According to our research of Georgia and other state lists there were 69 registered sex offenders living in Norcross, Georgia as of November 20, 2017.
The ratio of number of residents in Norcross to the number of sex offenders is 227 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2015: $2,094 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2015: $1,333 (1.0%)

Norcross satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Johns Creek, GA (6.5 miles , pop. 76,728).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Atlanta, GA (16.7 miles , pop. 416,474).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (578.3 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Berkeley Lake, GA (1.9 miles ), Doraville, GA (2.1 miles ), Lilburn, GA (2.3 miles ), Duluth, GA (2.4 miles ), Tucker, GA (2.5 miles ), Dunwoody, GA (2.5 miles ), Johns Creek, GA (2.6 miles ), Chamblee, GA (2.6 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 163 buildings, average cost: $71,900
  • 1998: 119 buildings, average cost: $80,400
  • 1999: 8 buildings, average cost: $167,200
  • 2000: 27 buildings, average cost: $152,900
  • 2001: 121 buildings, average cost: $114,400
  • 2002: 45 buildings, average cost: $124,700
  • 2003: 67 buildings, average cost: $95,200
  • 2004: 138 buildings, average cost: $94,100
  • 2005: 61 buildings, average cost: $145,500
  • 2006: 119 buildings, average cost: $145,900
  • 2007: 79 buildings, average cost: $117,700
  • 2008: 19 buildings, average cost: $108,700
  • 2009: 22 buildings, average cost: $161,900
  • 2010: 21 buildings, average cost: $204,100
  • 2011: 6 buildings, average cost: $193,400
  • 2012: 33 buildings, average cost: $122,600
  • 2013: 22 buildings, average cost: $226,300
  • 2014: 49 buildings, average cost: $262,800

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 33.94 N, Longitude: 84.21 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +27,582 (+164.3%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 1,655 (21.3%)

Norcross household income distribution Norcross home values distribution

Crime rates in Norcross by Year
Type 2003 2004 2005 2006 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Murders 220021005
per 100,000 21.521.20.00.018.59.10.00.053.0
Rapes 666450746
per 100,000 64.563.561.339.246.40.064.443.363.6
Robberies 736963805748282036
per 100,000 784.4730.2644.2783.9528.7435.1257.6216.5381.4
Assaults 387348752839192832
per 100,000 408.3772.6490.8734.9259.7353.5174.8303.2339.0
Burglaries 11817818714013014894120183
per 100,000 1,268.01,883.81,912.11,371.91,205.71,341.7864.81,299.31,938.6
Theft 187387364296282258228345394
per 100,000 2,009.54,095.73,721.92,900.52,615.52,338.92,097.53,735.44,173.7
Auto thefts 691511501224566322741
per 100,000 741.51,598.11,533.71,195.5417.4598.3294.4292.3434.3
Arson 223113202
per 100,000 21.521.230.79.89.327.218.40.021.2
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 291.5) 529.0890.3745.9721.2507.1454.7331.7424.0676.4

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Norcross detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 55 (41 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.46
Georgia average:

2.49
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.1%
Georgia:

5.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +2,895 (+52.5%).
Most common industries in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (33%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (9%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (5%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Other services, except public administration (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (13%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (9%)
  • Health care and social assistance (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
Most common occupations in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (32%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Material moving occupations (6%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (6%)
  • Management occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (14%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (11%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (8%)

Work and jobs in Norcross: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Norcross, Georgia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Norcross-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Georgia state average. It is 54% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/22/1992, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 20.4 miles away from the Norcross city center injured 46 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 4/3/1974, a category F4 tornado 30.6 miles away from the city center killed 6 people and injured 30 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Norcross-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Georgia state average. It is 81% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.9 (4.4 MB, 4.6 MW, 4.9 LG, Depth: 12.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 89.9 miles away from the city center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 98.9 miles away from Norcross center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML) earthquake occurred 129.4 miles away from the city center
On 1/18/1999 at 07:00:53, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 179.2 miles away from the city center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 295.5 miles away from Norcross center
On 10/24/1997 at 08:35:17, a magnitude 4.9 (4.8 MB, 4.2 MS, 4.9 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 264.2 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Gwinnett County (8) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Winter Storms: 3, Floods: 2, Hurricanes: 2, Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Norcross topographic map

Birthplace of: Jeremy Lamb - Basketball player, Steven Kinney - Soccer player, Amber Holt - Women's basketball player, Daniel Emerson - College basketball player (Western Kentucky Hilltoppers), Khaliq Gant - College basketball player (Cornell Big Red), Wesley Duke - College basketball player (Mercer Bears).

Main business address for: ROCK TENN CO (PAPERBOARD CONTAINERS & BOXES), WELLS REAL ESTATE FUND V L P (REAL ESTATE), EMS TECHNOLOGIES INC (RADIO & TV BROADCASTING & COMMUNICATIONS EQUIPMENT), WELLS REAL ESTATE FUND II-OW (REAL ESTATE), WELLS REAL ESTATE FUND III L P (REAL ESTATE), WELLS REAL ESTATE FUND VII L P (REAL ESTATE), SEROLOGICALS CORP (BIOLOGICAL PRODUCTS (NO DIAGNOSTIC SUBSTANCES)), INTERCEPT INC (FUNCTIONS RELATED TO DEPOSITORY BANKING, NEC) and 18 other public companies.

Hospitals and medical centers in Norcross:

  • EVERCARE HOSPICE AND PALLIATIVE CARE (3720 DA VINCI COURT, SUITE 400)
  • HOMESTEAD HOSPICE AND PALLIATIVE CARE (3690 HOLCOMB BRIDGE ROAD, SUITE 100)
  • HOSPICE ADVANTAGE INC - NORCROSS (3030 HOLCOMB BRIDGE ROAD, SUITE B)
  • UNITED HOSPICE, INC.- ATLANTA (1626 JEURGENS COURT)
  • NEPHRON NORCROSS DIALYSIS CENTER (6060 SINGLETON ROAD SUITE A)
  • UNITED HOME CARE OF ATLANTA (1626 JEURGENS COURT)

Amtrak station near Norcross:

  • 15 miles: ATLANTA (1688 PEACHTREE ST. NW) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, taxi stand, public transit connection.

Colleges/Universities in Norcross:

  • Everest Institute-Norcross (Full-time enrollment: 719; Location: 1750 Beaver Ruin Rd-Ste 500; Private, for-profit; Website: www.everest.edu/campus/norcross)
  • Technology Center (FT enrollment: 30; Location: 6000 Unity Drive, Suite K; Private, for-profit; Website: www.technologycenterinc.com)
  • Academy of Somatic Healing Arts (Location: 6251 Smithpointe Dr; Private, for-profit)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Norcross:

  • Strayer University-Georgia (about 6 miles; Atlanta, GA; Full-time enrollment: 4,447)
  • Gwinnett Technical College (about 9 miles; Lawrenceville, GA; FT enrollment: 5,138)
  • The Art Institute of Atlanta (about 9 miles; Atlanta, GA; FT enrollment: 3,140)
  • Georgia Piedmont Technical College (about 11 miles; Clarkston, GA; FT enrollment: 3,276)
  • Emory University (about 12 miles; Atlanta, GA; FT enrollment: 14,382)
  • Georgia Gwinnett College (about 13 miles; Lawrenceville, GA; FT enrollment: 7,993)
  • DeVry University-Georgia (about 13 miles; Decatur, GA; FT enrollment: 4,157)

Public high schools in Norcross:

Private high schools in Norcross:

  • GREATER ATLANTA CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 1,862, Location: 1575 INDIAN TRAIL LILBURN RD, Grades: PK-12)
  • WESLEYAN SCHOOL (Students: 1,135, Location: 5405 SPALDING DR, Grades: KG-12)
  • HOPEWELL CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 145, Location: 182 HUNTER ST, Grades: PK-12)

Biggest public elementary/middle schools in Norcross:

Private elementary/middle schools in Norcross:

  • CORNERSTONE CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 183, Location: 5295 TRIANGLE PKWY, Grades: KG-8)
  • NORCROSS CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 9, Location: 706 N PEACHTREE ST, Grades: KG-1)
See full list of schools located in Norcross

User submitted facts and corrections:

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Notable locations in Norcross: Indian Trail Industrial Park (A), Northbelt Business Park (B), Norcross Police Station (C), Gwinnett County Fire and Emergency Services Station 1 (D), Norcross Public Library (E), Norcross City Hall (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Indian Village Shopping Center (1), Norcross Plaza Shopping Center (2), Norcross Shopping Center (3), Beaver Ruin Place Shopping Center (4), Carter Crossing Shopping Center (5), Maxim Shopping Center (6), The Corners Court Shopping Center (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Main business address in Norcross include: ROCK TENN CO (A), INTERCEPT INC (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Norcross include: Galilean Church (A), First United Church (B), First Baptist Church of Norcross (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Norcross: Norcross Historic District (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attractions: Herschend Family Entertainment Corporation (Amusement & Theme Parks; 5445 Triangle Parkway), Malibu Grand PRIX Entertainment Center (Amusement & Theme Parks; 5400 Brook Hollow Parkway), All American Amusement (Amusement & Theme Parks; 1175 Commercial Court), Flippers Peachtree Cinema (Amusement & Theme Parks; 6135 Peachtree Parkway), Executive Visions (Amusement & Theme Parks; 7000 Miller Court East), World Golf Hospitality Inc (Recreational Trips & Guides; 7742 Spalding Drive # 355), Gray Line of Atlanta (Tours & Charters; 705 Lively Avenue).

Hotels: Hampton Inn Atlanta-Peachtree Corners/No (440 Technology Pkwy), Courtyard by Marriott (3209 Holcomb Bridge Road), Atlanta Marriott Norcross (475 Technology Pkwy Nw), Extended Stayamerica (200 Lawrenceville Street), Four Seasons Roofing and Paving (6087 Buford Highway Suite G), Comfort Inn & Suites (5200 Peachtree Industrial), Country Inn-Stes Norcross (5970 Jimmy Carter Boulevard), Courtyard by Marriott - Peachtree Corners (3209 Holcomb Bridge Road), Amberley Suites (5885 Oakbrook Parkway).

Courts: Oakbrook Corporate Court Llc (5815 Live Oak), Cort Business (6385 Atlantic).

Gwinnett County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 86.7. This is about average.

City:

86.7
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.293. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.293
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 9.07. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 6.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.07
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.706. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 15.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.706
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 23.4. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 6.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

23.4
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 17.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.8
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 11.6. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 4.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.6
U.S.:

9.4

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2008 was 0.00345. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 15.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00345
U.S.:

0.01376
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2015: 29.6%
(16.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 18.2% for Black residents, 41.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 54.9% for American Indian residents, 45.3% for other race residents, 33.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.9 people
Georgia:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  66.1%
Whole state:  68.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  7.3%
Whole state:  5.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.6% of all households

People in group quarters in Norcross in 2000:

  • 272 people in other workers' dormitories
  • 52 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 19 people in other group homes
  • 17 people in other nonhousehold living situations

Banks with most branches in Norcross (2011 data):

  • SunTrust Bank: Berkeley Lake Branch, Peachtree Corners Branch, Tree Trail Village Branch, Jimmy Carter West Branch, Spalding Corners Branch. Info updated 2010/05/27: Bank assets: $171,291.7 mil, Deposits: $129,833.2 mil, headquarters in Atlanta, GA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1716 total offices, Holding Company: Suntrust Banks, Inc.
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Norcross Branch, Holcomb Corners Branch, Indian Trail Branch, Jimmy Carter Blvd Branch, Peachtree Corners Branch. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • Bank of America, National Association: Oakbrook Parkway Branch, Peachtree Corners Branch, Technology Park Branch, Jimmy Carter Boulevard Branch. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: Peachtree Square Branch at 3200 Holcomb Bridge Rd., Suite 60, branch established on 2002/02/16; Indian Trail at 1250 Tech Drive, Suite 400, branch established on 2002/04/01. Info updated 2011/11/10: Bank assets: $1,811,678.0 mil, Deposits: $1,190,738.0 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, International Specialization, 5577 total offices, Holding Company: Jpmorgan Chase & Co.
  • First-Citizens Bank & Trust Company: Norcross Branch at 1725 Indian Trail Road, branch established on 1997/04/28; South Berkley Branch at 4591 Peachtree Industrial Blvd, branch established on 1998/09/28. Info updated 2011/10/11: Bank assets: $20,566.4 mil, Deposits: $17,596.8 mil, headquarters in Raleigh, NC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 433 total offices, Holding Company: First Citizens Bancshares, Inc.
  • PNC Bank, National Association: Norcross Peachtree Industrial Branch at 4875 Peachtree Industrial Blvd, branch established on 2008/08/20; Norcross First Capital Branch at 3320 Holcomb Bridge Road, Northwest, Ste. A, branch established on 1989/12/18. Info updated 2012/03/20: Bank assets: $263,309.6 mil, Deposits: $197,343.0 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3085 total offices, Holding Company: Pnc Financial Services Group, Inc., The
  • Metro City Bank: Norcross Branch at 5495 Jimmy Carter Blvd, Ste 167, branch established on 2008/10/27. Info updated 2012/03/05: Bank assets: $388.1 mil, Deposits: $302.4 mil, headquarters in Doraville, GA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 8 total offices
  • The Piedmont Bank: at 5100 Peachtree Parkway, branch established on 2006/11/06. Info updated 2012/01/05: Bank assets: $356.6 mil, Deposits: $312.7 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3 total offices, Holding Company: Piedmont Bancorp, Inc.
  • CharterBank: Norcross Branch at 5448 Spalding Dr Bldg 100, branch established on 2008/07/10. Info updated 2011/09/12: Bank assets: $1,115.4 mil, Deposits: $869.2 mil, headquarters in West Point, GA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 23 total offices
  • 9 other banks with 9 local branches

Educational Attainment (%) in 2015

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2015

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

18.1
Georgia average:

12.4

Norcross travel time to work - commute Norcross mode of transportation to work chart

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Religion statistics for Norcross city (based on Gwinnett County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant195,348392
Catholic67,78112
Mainline Protestant67,21269
Other23,94057
Black Protestant8,42310
Orthodox4,0048
None438,613-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 125
Gwinnett County:

1.62 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

1.91 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 14
This county:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 51
Gwinnett County:

0.66 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

0.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 304
Gwinnett County:

3.94 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 716
Here:

9.28 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.41 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

8.4%
Georgia:

10.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Gwinnett County:

25.6%
Georgia:

27.8%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

16.4%
State:

14.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Norcross:

46.7%
State:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Norcross:

47.2%
Georgia:

44.9%

Average BMI:
This city:

27.9
Georgia:

29.0

People feeling badly about themselves:
Norcross:

19.0%
State:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

9.2%
Georgia:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.7
State:

6.7

Overweight people:
Norcross:

28.2%
Georgia:

33.6%

General health condition:
Norcross:

57.6%
Georgia:

55.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Norcross:

82.5%
Georgia:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Norcross, GA Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 10$29,922$35,9061$171
Other Government Administration 29$52,144$21,5770$0
Judicial and Legal 8$14,053$21,0800$0
Police Protection - Officers 53$200,655$45,4310$0
Streets and Highways 11$34,490$37,6250$0
Sewerage 2$9,533$57,1980$0
Parks and Recreation 3$9,954$39,8163$641
Housing and Community Development(Local) 7$29,356$50,3250$0
Electric Power 6$27,770$55,5401$286
Totals for Government 129$407,877$37,9425$1,098

Norcross government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - General Public Buildings: $3,360,000 ($205.52)
    Water Utilities: $66,000 ($4.04)
    Sewerage: $45,000 ($2.75)
    Housing & Community Development: $45,000 ($2.75)
    Electric Utilities: $21,000 ($1.28)
  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $6,350,000 ($388.40)
    Police Protection: $1,924,000 ($117.68)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,755,000 ($107.35)
    Water Utilities: $1,326,000 ($81.11)
    Sewerage: $884,000 ($54.07)
    Regular Highways: $555,000 ($33.95)
    General Public Buildings: $483,000 ($29.54)
    Housing & Community Development: $318,000 ($19.45)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $237,000 ($14.50)
    General - Other: $190,000 ($11.62)
    Central Staff Services: $125,000 ($7.65)
    Financial Administration: $123,000 ($7.52)
    Corrections - Other: $71,000 ($4.34)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $0 ($0.00)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $919,000 ($56.21)
    Police Protection: $169,000 ($10.34)
    Electric Utilities: $33,000 ($2.02)
    Regular Highways: $33,000 ($2.02)
    Judicial: $13,000 ($0.80)
    Financial Administration: $7,000 ($0.43)
    General Public Building: $2,000 ($0.12)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $2,743,000 ($167.78)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $109,000 ($6.67)

Norcross government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $1,769,000 ($108.20)
    Sewerage: $903,000 ($55.23)
    All Other: $39,000 ($2.39)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Housing & Community Development: $59,000 ($3.61)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $1,304,000 ($79.76)
    Interest Earnings: $1,023,000 ($62.57)
    Rents: $37,000 ($2.26)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $6,816,000 ($416.91)
    Water Utilities: $1,354,000 ($82.82)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $104,000 ($6.36)
  • Tax - Property: $2,186,000 ($133.71)
    Public Utilities: $778,000 ($47.59)
    Other Selective Sales: $560,000 ($34.25)
    NEC: $558,000 ($34.13)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $165,000 ($10.09)

Norcross government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $2,180,000 ($133.34)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $2,100,000 ($128.45)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $80,000 ($4.89)

Norcross government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $200,000 ($12.23)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $16,960,000 ($1037.37)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $370,000 ($22.63)

8.69% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($35,247 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.69%
Georgia average:

9.45%

0.05% of residents moved from foreign countries ($217 average AGI)
Gwinnett County:

0.05%
Georgia average:

0.08%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from DeKalb County, GA  1.85% ($31,199 average AGI)
from Fulton County, GA  1.04% ($36,127)
from Cobb County, GA  0.37% ($32,558)


8.20% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($37,275 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.20%
Georgia average:

9.32%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($288 average AGI)
Gwinnett County:

0.05%
Georgia average:

0.09%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to DeKalb County, GA  1.37% ($29,733 average AGI)
to Fulton County, GA  1.10% ($40,558)
to Cobb County, GA  0.38% ($36,867)

Strongest AM radio stations in Norcross:

  • WCNN (680 AM; 50 kW; NORTH ATLANTA, GA; Owner: DICKEY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WSB (750 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WQXI (790 AM; 28 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY OF GEORGIA)
  • WGST (640 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WGUN (1010 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: WGUN, INC.)
  • WGKA (1190 AM; 25 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF GEORGIA, INC.)
  • WAZX (1550 AM; 50 kW; SMYRNA, GA; Owner: GA-MEX BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WAOK (1380 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WMLB (1160 AM; 50 kW; EAST POINT, GA; Owner: ATLANTA AREA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WFTD (1080 AM; daytime; 50 kW; MARIETTA, GA; Owner: PRIETO ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • WAFS (920 AM; 5 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • WNIV (970 AM; 5 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF GEORGIA, INC.)
  • WPBS (1050 AM; 12 kW; CONYERS, GA; Owner: MIDWAY HOLINESS CHURCH, INC,)

Strongest FM radio stations in Norcross:

  • WABE (90.1 FM; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: BOARD OF EDUCATION, CITY OF ATLANTA)
  • WKHX-FM (101.5 FM; MARIETTA, GA; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WKLS (96.1 FM; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WLTM (94.9 FM; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • W221AZ (92.1 FM; LILBURN, GA; Owner: TOCCOA FALLS COLLEGE)
  • WWWQ (100.5 FM; ANNISTON, AL; Owner: WNNX LICO, INC.)
  • WNNX (99.7 FM; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: WNNX LICO, INC.)
  • WSB-FM (98.5 FM; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WSTR (94.1 FM; SMYRNA, GA; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY OF GEORGIA)
  • WVEE (103.3 FM; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WZGC (92.9 FM; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORP. OF ATLANTA)
  • WJZZ-FM (107.5 FM; ROSWELL, GA; Owner: ROA LICENSES, LLC)
  • WFOX (97.1 FM; GAINESVILLE, GA; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WRFG (89.3 FM; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: RADIO FREE GEORGIA BROADCASTING FOUNDATION INC)
  • WYAY (106.7 FM; GAINESVILLE, GA; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WLCL (105.7 FM; CANTON, GA; Owner: CHEROKEE BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WFSH-FM (104.7 FM; ATHENS, GA; Owner: SOUTH TEXAS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • W265BD (100.9 FM; WOODSTOCK, GA; Owner: IMMANUEL BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WWEV-FM (91.5 FM; CUMMING, GA; Owner: CURRICULUM DEVELOPMENT FOUNDATION)
  • W221AW (92.1 FM; NORTH CANTON, GA; Owner: IMMANUEL BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Norcross:

  • WUVG (Channel 34; ATHENS, GA; Owner: UNIVISION ATLANTA LLC)
  • WAGA (Channel 5; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WTBS (Channel 17; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: SUPERSTATION, INC.)
  • WATL (Channel 36; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: WATL, LLC)
  • WGCL-TV (Channel 46; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: MEREDITH CORPORATION)
  • WXIA-TV (Channel 11; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: GANNETT GEORGIA, L.P.)
  • WSB-TV (Channel 2; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: WSB-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WIRE-CA (Channel 40; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: COMMERCIAL BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WPBA (Channel 30; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: BOARD OF EDUCATION OF THE CITY OF ATLANTA)
  • WHSG (Channel 63; MONROE, GA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WANN-LP (Channel 32; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: PRISM BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WDTA-LP (Channel 53; FAYETTEVILLE, GA; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • WUPA (Channel 69; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: VIACOM STATIONS GROUP OF ATLANTA INC.)
  • WTHC-LP (Channel 42; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: THE ATLANTA CHANNEL, INC.)
  • WSKC-LP (Channel 59; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: KM LPTV OF ATLANTA, L.L.C.)
  • WANX-LP (Channel 26; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: PRISM BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • W24AL (Channel 24; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WATC (Channel 57; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: COMMUNITY TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WGTV (Channel 8; ATHENS, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • W50AB (Channel 50; HIAWASSEE, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • W38CU (Channel 38; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: KOREAN AMERICAN TV BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WPXA (Channel 14; ROME, GA; Owner: PAXSON ATLANTA LICENSE, INC.)
Norcross fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Norcross fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 6Number of bridges
  • 34m112ftTotal length
  • $4,718,000Total costs
  • 608,450Total average daily traffic
  • 28,229Total average daily truck traffic
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 244 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Norcross)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 23 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Norcross, GA)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 47 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 49 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 6 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 239 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Norcross)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 1 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Norcross)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 46 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 4 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED47$143,16844$183,875126$187,6733$144,0808$91,4940$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED3$151,6402$167,50019$160,9221$7,4801$63,2201$130,290
APPLICATIONS DENIED10$118,76110$156,95852$157,8488$75,4265$98,4360$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN6$141,1937$121,26743$189,0033$81,5404$149,9030$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$02$138,2207$167,3731$57,4800$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0503.06 , 0503.11, 0503.12, 0503.13

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 4 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED9$259,5887$188,3760$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED2$239,4004$174,1431$40,410
APPLICATIONS DENIED3$208,6871$155,8000$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN3$206,1030$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$67,7100$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0503.06 , 0503.11, 0503.12, 0503.13

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Drinking water stations with addresses in Norcross and their reported violations in the past:

DEER RUN MOBILE HOME PARK II (Population served: 177, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-14-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-14-2012), St Public Notif received (SEP-18-2012)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - In JAN-01-2005, Contaminant: DBP Stage 1. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-16-2005), St Compliance achieved (JUL-13-2005)
  • 9 routine major monitoring violations
  • 34 regular monitoring violations

Drinking water stations with addresses in Norcross that have no violations reported:

  • WAFFLE HOUSE # 547 (Serves FL, Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 11
  • Hazardous Condition: 12
  • Service Call: 5
  • Good Intent Call: 3

Incident types - Norcross

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Norcross, GA

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Norcross, Georgia:

  • Courtyard By Marriott Atlanta Peachtree CRNRS, 3209 Holcomb BRG Rd, Norcross, Georgia 30092 , Phone: (770) 446-3777
  • Super 8 - Technology Park North, 6650 Bay Circle Dr, Norcross, Georgia 30071 , Phone: (770) 441-1999, Fax: (770) 441-1922
  • Garden Plaza Norcross, 6050 Peachtree Industrial Blvd, Norcross, Georgia 30071 , Phone: (770) 448-4400, Fax: (770) 840-7292
  • Homewood Suites Atlanta Peachtree, 450 Technology Pkwy, Norcross, Georgia 30092 , Phone: (770) 448-4663, Fax: (770) 242-6979
  • Howard Johnson Norcross-Atlanta, 5375 Peachtree Industrial Blvd, Norcross, Georgia 30092 , Phone: (678) 736-6610, Fax: (678) 965-9839
  • La Quinta Motor Inn Norcross, 6187 Dawson Blvd, Norcross, Georgia 30093 , Phone: (770) 448-8686, Fax: (770) 840-8924
  • Comfort Inn & Suites, 5985 Oakbrook Pkwy, Norcross, Georgia 30093 , Phone: (770) 662-8175, Fax: (770) 840-1183
  • La Quinta Inn Norcross, 5945 Oak Brook Pkwy, Norcross, Georgia 30093 , Phone: (770) 368-9400, Fax: (770) 441-9396
  • 18 other hotels and motels
All 26 fire-safe hotels and motels in Norcross, Georgia
Most common first names in Norcross, GA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James13368.0 years
Mary11276.2 years
John10770.7 years
Robert10366.7 years
William8971.1 years
George5273.1 years
Charles5271.6 years
Joseph5170.3 years
Dorothy4575.5 years
Margaret4474.4 years
Most common last names in Norcross, GA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith6072.8 years
Johnson4975.0 years
Jones3269.5 years
Williams3068.6 years
Jackson2868.6 years
Brown2662.4 years
Davis2667.4 years
Anderson2173.4 years
Moore2072.5 years
Walker2069.4 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (66%)
  • Electricity (32%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)
Businesses in Norcross, GA
NameCountNameCount
ALDI1Justice1
AT&T2KFC3
Ace Hardware1Kroger2
Advance Auto Parts3LA Fitness2
Ann Taylor2La Quinta1
Arby's2LensCrafters1
AutoZone1Little Caesars Pizza1
Bally Total Fitness1Lowe's1
Banana Republic1Marriott4
Barnes & Noble1MasterBrand Cabinets3
Baskin-Robbins1McDonald's6
Bath & Body Works1Motel 62
Blockbuster2New Balance3
Brunswick Bowling & Billiards1Nike1
Budget Car Rental1Office Depot1
Burger King5OfficeMax1
CVS4Old Navy1
CarMax1Panda Express1
Chick-Fil-A2Panera Bread1
Chico's1Papa John's Pizza3
Chuck E. Cheese's1Penske1
Church's Chicken1Pier 1 Imports1
Coldwater Creek1Pizza Hut1
Comfort Inn1Popeyes1
Cracker Barrel1Pottery Barn1
DHL1Publix Super Markets3
Dairy Queen1Quiznos3
Days Inn1RadioShack1
Dennys1Red Roof Inn1
Domino's Pizza2Rite Aid1
Dunkin Donuts4Rooms To Go1
Express1Ryan's Grill1
Extended Stay America2SONIC Drive-In2
Famous Footwear1Sprint Nextel1
FedEx25Starbucks3
Firestone Complete Auto Care2Studio Plus Deluxe Studios1
Ford1Subway9
GNC2Super 81
GameStop2T-Mobile4
Gymboree1Taco Bell3
H&R Block4Talbots1
Hilton4Target1
Holiday Inn1Trader Joe's1
Home Depot1U-Haul6
Homestead Studio Suites1UPS28
IHOP2Vans1
InTown Suites3Victoria's Secret1
J. Jill1Waffle House7
J.Crew1Walgreens2
Jimmy John's1Wendy's4
JoS. A. Bank1YMCA1
Jones New York2

Norcross compared to Georgia state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.

Norcross on our top lists:

  • #9 on the list of "Top 101 cities that people commute into (largest positive percentage daily daytime population change due to commuting) (population 5,000+)"
  • #12 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest number of murders per 100,000 residents, excludes tourist destinations and others with a lot of outsiders visiting based on city industries data (population 5,000+)"
  • #13 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in other workers' dormitories (population 1,000+)"
  • #18 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Construction and extraction occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #21 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Construction (population 5,000+)"
  • #39 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest number of police officers per 1000 residents (population 5,000+)"
  • #80 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest city-data.com crime index increase from 2011 to 2012 (population 5,000+)"
  • #97 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Guatemala (population 500+)"
  • #15 (30093) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of taxpayers reporting profit/loss from business in 2012 (pop 5,000+)"
  • #8 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #24 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #25 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents that smoked 100+ cigarettes in their lives"
  • #26 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that visited a dentist within the past year"
  • #26 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest decrease in the number of births per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop 50,000+)"
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