Gwinnett County, Georgia (GA)

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County population in 2012: 842,046 (100% urban, 0% rural); it was 588,448 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 164,324
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 24,843
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 146,565
Renter-occupied apartments: 79,352 (it was 55,752 in 2000)
% of renters here:

28%
State:

34%

Land area: 433 sq. mi.

Water area: 4.0 sq. mi.

Population density: 1906 people per square mile   (very high).

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Gwinnett County: 95.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (25.7%), Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing (12.1%), Manufacturing (12.0%), Educational, health and social services (11.8%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 74%
  • Government: 3%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 22%
  • Unpaid family work: 1%
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Races in Gwinnett County, Georgia:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (44.0%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (22.9%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (20.1%)
  • Asian alone (10.5%)
  • Two or more races (2.0%)
Median resident age:  33.0 years
Georgia median age:  35.0 years
Males: 397,153  (36.8%)
Females: 408,168  (63.2%)

Gwinnett County,GA real estate house value trend

Average household size:
Gwinnett County:

2.0 people
Georgia:

3 people
Estimated median household income in 2013: $58,917 ($60,537 in 1999)

This county:

$58917
Georgia:

$47829

Median contract rent in 2013 for apartments: $824 (lower quartile is $678, upper quartile is $1,019)
This county:

$824
State:

$676


Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $159,300 (it was $140,600 in 2000)
Gwinnett:

$159,300
Georgia:

$141,600
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $113,100 - $231,900

Mean price in 2013:

Detached houses: $196,746
Here:

$196,746
State:

$200,877

Townhouses or other attached units: $147,631
Here:

$147,631
State:

$169,988

In 2-unit structures: $101,743
Here:

$101,743
State:

$128,425

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $114,861
Here:

$114,861
State:

$110,383

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $466,014
Here:

$466,014
State:

$228,404

Mobile homes: $29,488
Here:

$29,488
State:

$47,602

Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $37,595
Here:

$37,595
State:

$439,931
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,443
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $445

Institutionalized population: 5,006
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Health of residents in Gwinnett County based on CDC Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System Survey Questionnaires from 2003 to 2009:

General health status score of residents in this county from 1 (poor) to 5 (excellent) is 3.7. This is better than average.
78.3% of residents exercised in the past month. This is about average.
38.4% of residents smoked 100+ cigarettes in their lives. This is less than average.
97.9% of adult residents drank alcohol in the past 30 days. This is more than average.
80.1% of residents visited a dentist within the past year. This is more than average.
Average weight of males is 199 pounds. This is more than average.
Average weight of females is 157 pounds. This is about average.


Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2000: 8852 buildings, average cost: $96,300
  • 2001: 9646 buildings, average cost: $98,900
  • 2002: 9371 buildings, average cost: $96,800
  • 2003: 9029 buildings, average cost: $105,700
  • 2004: 9384 buildings, average cost: $112,300
  • 2005: 9894 buildings, average cost: $109,700
  • 2006: 7886 buildings, average cost: $119,400
  • 2007: 4278 buildings, average cost: $118,600
  • 2008: 1363 buildings, average cost: $128,000
  • 2009: 617 buildings, average cost: $136,800

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Presidential Elections Results

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2012 Presidential Elections Results


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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $2,030 (1.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,662 (1.0%)

Gwinnett County household income distribution in 2009 Gwinnett County home values distribution Gwinnett County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 13.6%
(6.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 14.1% for Black residents, 27.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 15.7% for American Indian residents, 14.7% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 33.1% for other race residents, 22.3% for two or more races residents)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 13.6%
Gwinnett County:

13.6%
Georgia:

19.0%
(6.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 14.1% for Black residents, 27.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 14.1% for American Indian residents, 14.7% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 33.1% for other race residents, 22.3% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2013: 34 years old
(Males: 33 years old, Females: 35 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 42 years old, Black residents: 31 years old, American Indian residents: 28 years old, Asian residents: 37 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 26 years old, Other race residents: 26 years old)

Area name: Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, GA HUD Metro FMR Area
Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Gwinnett County is $686 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $763 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $929 a month.

Cities in this county include: Dacula-Rocky Creek, Lawrenceville, Duluth, Snellville, Sugar Hill, Lilburn, Buford, Suwanee, Norcross, Dacula.

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

2005 air pollution in Gwinnett County:

Ozone (1-hour): 0.102 ppm (standard limit: 0.12 ppm). Near U.S. average.
Ozone (8-hour): 0.082 ppm (standard limit: 0.08 ppm). Near U.S. average.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) Annual: 16.1 µg/m3(standard limit: 15.0 µg/m3). Above U.S. average.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) 24-hour: 32 µg/m3(standard limit: 35 µg/m3). Near U.S. average.

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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in Gwinnett County: Blue Ridge Industrial Park (A), Berkeley Hills Country Club (B), Beaver Ruin Business Park (C), Bay Colony Industrial Park (D), Arcadia Industrial Park (E), Amwiler Industrial Park (F), Perrin Country Club (G), Gwinnett County Fairgrounds (H), Duluth Southern Industrial Park (I), Gwinnett Business Park (J), Gwinnett Corporate Center (K), Gwinnett Place Commercial Center (L), Horizon Technology Distribution Center (M), Interstate Industrial Park (N), Kingston Industrial Park (O), Meadowbrook Business Center (P), Norcross I-85 Center (Q), Norcross Tucker Industrial Park (R), Northeast Gwinnett Industrial Park (S), Northwood Country Club (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Britt Plaza Shopping Center (1), Boulevard Walk Shopping Center (2), Five Forks Shopping Center (3), Green Corners Shopping Center (4), Gwinnett Crossings Shopping Center (5), Gwinnett Mall Corners Shopping Center (6), Gwinnett Marketfair Shopping Center (7), Gwinnett Place Mall Shopping Center (8), Gwinnett Prado Shopping Center (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Gwinnett County include: Alcova Church (A), Antioch Church (B), Beaver Ruin Church (C), Bethany Church (D), Old Peachtree Church (E), New Covenant Church (F), Bogan Road Church (G), Rolling Hills Church (H), Northbrook Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: McElroy Cemetery (1), McMillan Cemetery (2), Sodom Cemetery (3), Cates Cemetery (4), Strickland Cemetery (5), Nash Cemetery (6), Gwinnett Memorial Park (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Lake Lucerne (A), Channings Lake (B), Lake Atha (C), Beaver Lake (D), Bowens Lake (E), Browne Lake (F), Lake Carlton (G), Crowe Lake (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Lucky Shoals Creek (A), Wolf Creek (B), Wildcat Creek (C), Weed Branch (D), Watson Creek (E), Turkey Creek (F), Sweetwater Creek (G), Suwanee Creek (H), James Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Gwinnett County include: Buford Park (1), Fort Daniel Monument (2), Tri-County Park (3), Collins Hill Road County Park (4), Jones Bridge County Park (5), Laurelwood Park (6), Lucky Shoals Park (7), Vines Botanical Gardens (8), Gwinnett County Park (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Neighboring counties: Barrow County , DeKalb County , Forsyth County , Fulton County , Hall County , Jackson County , Rockdale County , Walton County .

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

6.8%
Georgia:

7.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 27,694
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 87.3%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 34.1%

Number of foreign born residents: 99,518 (30% naturalized citizens)

Gwinnett County:

16.9%
Whole state:

7.1%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 35,359
  • 1990 to 1994: 23,242
  • 1985 to 1989: 15,582
  • 1980 to 1984: 12,138
  • 1975 to 1979: 5,736
  • 1970 to 1974: 2,987
  • 1970 to 1974: 2,240
  • 1965 to 1969: 2,234

Mean travel time to work (commute): 32.2 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 54.6%

Gwinnett County marital status for males Gwinnett County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:


Housing units in Gwinnett County with a mortgage: 119,420 (12,910 second mortgage, 13,447 home equity loan, 309 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 15,382

Here:

0.0% with mortgage
State:

75.3% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Gwinnett County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant195,348392
Catholic67,78112
Mainline Protestant67,21269
Other23,94057
Black Protestant8,42310
Orthodox4,0048
None438,613-
Gwinnett County Religion Details
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.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 125
Gwinnett County:

1.62 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.91 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 14
Here:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (no gas): 51
This 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.
Georgia:

5.12 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 716
This county:

9.28 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.41 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Gwinnett County:

8.4%
Georgia:

10.4%

Adult obesity rate:
Gwinnett County:

25.6%
State:

27.8%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

16.4%
State:

14.6%

Agriculture in Gwinnett County:

Average size of farms: 56 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $68,909
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $11474.39
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 86.33%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 12.63%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $39,226
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 9.32%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 5.31%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $21,593
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 89.10%
Average age of principal farm operators: 58 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 19.35
Corn for grain: 11 harvested acres
Vegetables: 21 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 40 acres

Tornado activity:

Gwinnett County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Georgia state average. It is 2883418.6 times below overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused 2 fatalities and 18 injuries recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 4/8/1998, a category 2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado killed one person and injured 10 people and caused $75 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Gwinnett County-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Georgia state average. It is 82% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 90.4 miles away from Gwinnett County center
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) earthquake occurred 96.9 miles away from the county center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML) earthquake occurred 126.8 miles away from the county 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 188.0 miles away from the county 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 293.2 miles away from Gwinnett County 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 271.6 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:


The number of natural disasters in Gwinnett County (7) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 3

Class of Workers

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • Mexico (27%)
  • Korea (8%)
  • India (7%)
  • Vietnam (6%)
  • Colombia (3%)
  • El Salvador (3%)
  • Guatemala (2%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Gwinnett County (%):

  • United States or American (13%)
  • English (10%)
  • German (9%)
  • Irish (8%)
  • Italian (3%)
  • Scotch-Irish (2%)
  • Scottish (2%)

Gwinnett County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 246,884 (80%)
  • Carpooled: 43,689 (14%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 610 (0%)
  • Streetcar or trolley car: 88 (0%)
  • Subway or elevated: 1,383 (0%)
  • Railroad: 103 (0%)
  • Ferryboat: 14 (0%)
  • Taxi: 434 (0%)
  • Motorcycle: 247 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 162 (0%)
  • Walked: 2,494 (1%)
  • Other means: 1,985 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 11,704 (4%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders


People in group quarters in Gwinnett County, Georgia in 2000:

  • 1,571 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 1,041 people in state prisons
  • 1,001 people in nursing homes
  • 800 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 638 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 636 people in other workers' dormitories
  • 245 people in halfway houses
  • 154 people in other group homes
  • 137 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 51 people in homes for the physically handicapped
  • 48 people in short-term care, detention or diagnostic centers for delinquent children
  • 22 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 18 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 16 people in religious group quarters
  • 6 people in unknown juvenile institutions

People in group quarters in Gwinnett County, Georgia in 2010:

  • 2,578 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 1,068 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 824 people in state prisons
  • 452 people in correctional residential facilities
  • 394 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 101 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 76 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 60 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 51 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles
  • 45 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 33 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $57,541.

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%

5.23% relocated from other counties in Georgia ($19,795 average AGI)
3.40% relocated from other states ($15,235 average AGI)
Gwinnett County:

3.40%
Georgia average:

3.48%

Percentage of residents relocating from other counties or countries


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)
from Hall County, GA  0.24% ($33,201)
from Barrow County, GA  0.21% ($33,461)
from Clayton County, GA  0.17% ($25,693)
from Walton County, GA  0.14% ($30,894)


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%

4.96% relocated to other counties in Georgia ($21,935 average AGI)
3.20% relocated to other states ($15,052 average AGI)
Gwinnett County:

3.20%
Georgia average:

3.33%

Percentage of residents relocating to other counties or countries


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)
to Hall County, GA  0.27% ($45,914)
to Barrow County, GA  0.23% ($33,570)
to Walton County, GA  0.20% ($38,789)
to Forsyth County, GA  0.18% ($59,760)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 16.4
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 18.0
Births per 1000 population from 2007 to 2013: 14.7

Births per 1000 population in Gwinnett County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 3.9
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 4.1
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2013: 4.1

Deaths per 1000 population in Gwinnett County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 6.6
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 6.3
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2007 to 2012: 5.5

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Gwinnett County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2003: 37,759 (32,496 aged, 5,263 disabled)
Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 15%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 15%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 0.29
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 4760.600
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 80.05
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 16009.7

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1819.980
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 393.380
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 2.89

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 37.35
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 90.46

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 11.84
Beer, wine & liquor stores per 100,000 population in 2005: 1

Homicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 49.6. This is less than state average.

Mechanisms of homicide:

Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 37.2
  • Cut/Pierce - 5.8
  • Other - 6.6

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 93.0. This is less than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide:

Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 49.4
  • Suffocation - 21.8
  • Poisoning - 15.2
  • Other - 6.6

Household type by relationship:

Households: 799,639

Size of family households: 63,572 2-persons, 48,456 3-persons, 48,005 4-persons, 24,589 5-persons, 10,654 6-persons, 7,962 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 51,243 1-person, 10,799 2-persons, 1,863 3-persons, 777 4-persons, 357 5-persons, 145 6-persons, 97 7-or-more-persons.

127,641 married couples with children.
25,930 single-parent households (5,798 men, 20,132 women).

78.8% of residents of Gwinnett County speak English at home.
10.5% of residents speak Spanish at home (39% speak English very well, 21% speak English well, 25% speak English not well, 15% don't speak English at all).
5.0% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (63% speak English very well, 24% speak English well, 11% speak English not well, 2% don't speak English at all).
4.9% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (41% speak English very well, 31% speak English well, 24% speak English not well, 3% don't speak English at all).
0.9% of residents speak other language at home (77% speak English very well, 17% speak English well, 4% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $1,560,186,000 ($2226 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $242,436,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $668,337,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $195,503,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $1,047,000
Federal grants: $222,341,000
Federal procurement contracts: $276,029,000 ($178,974,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $196,929,000 ($1,786,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $2,474,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $1,024,230,000
Federal Government insurance: $163,360,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 62,826
Here:

87 per 1000 residents
State:

79 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 13,800
Here:

19 per 1000 residents
State:

38 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +29,980
Here:

+41 per 1000 residents
State:

+21 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +59,847
Here:

+82 per 1000 residents
State:

+26 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Gwinnett County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 90.36 millions of gallons per day (0% from ground, 100% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

7.1
State:

6.2

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.1
State:

4.2

Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 3,237
  • 2000 to 2004: 87,184
  • 1990 to 1999: 94,930
  • 1980 to 1989: 64,574
  • 1970 to 1979: 29,380
  • 1960 to 1969: 9,640
  • 1950 to 1959: 3,330
  • 1940 to 1949: 1,126
  • 1939 or earlier: 1,757
Rooms in houses/apartments in Gwinnett County, Georgia
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 90
  • 2 rooms: 580
  • 3 rooms: 4,600
  • 4 rooms: 5,143
  • 5 rooms: 16,483
  • 6 rooms: 30,348
  • 7 rooms: 28,854
  • 8 rooms: 28,216
  • 9+ rooms: 32,251
  • 1 room: 2,246
  • 2 rooms: 6,768
  • 3 rooms: 9,622
  • 4 rooms: 14,962
  • 5 rooms: 12,051
  • 6 rooms: 5,766
  • 7 rooms: 2,347
  • 8 rooms: 1,224
  • 9+ rooms: 766
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Gwinnett County, Georgia
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 1,029
  • 1 bedroom: 1,615
  • 2 bedrooms: 11,093
  • 3 bedrooms: 70,989
  • 4 bedrooms: 49,857
  • 5+ bedrooms: 11,982
  • no bedroom: 2,820
  • 1 bedroom: 15,929
  • 2 bedrooms: 23,573
  • 3 bedrooms: 11,291
  • 4 bedrooms: 1,840
  • 5+ bedrooms: 299
Cars and other vehicles available in Gwinnett County, Georgia in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 2,248
  • 1 vehicle: 27,769
  • 2 vehicles: 76,528
  • 3 vehicles: 28,897
  • 4 vehicles: 8,226
  • 5+ vehicles: 2,897
  • no vehicle: 4,046
  • 1 vehicle: 27,020
  • 2 vehicles: 20,107
  • 3 vehicles: 3,534
  • 4 vehicles: 773
  • 5+ vehicles: 272

44% of Gwinnett County residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 38% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 46% lived in Georgia.

Gwinnett County:

44.2%
State average:

50.8%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $139,800


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 0%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 0%

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Gwinnett County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (82.6%)
  • Electricity (15.4%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1.5%)
  • Electricity (50.2%)
  • Utility gas (47.4%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1.6%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 4,888
Here:

6.5%
Georgia:

8.4%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 2,605
Here:

7.6%
Georgia:

8.5%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 4,790
Here:

22.0%
Georgia:

22.9%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)

Gwinnett County government finances - Expenditure in 2006:

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $69,112,000
    Water Utilities: $66,781,000
    Parks and Recreation: $57,081,000
    General - Other: $54,263,000
    Sewerage: $44,521,000
    Police Protection: $18,452,000
    Local Fire Protection: $14,953,000
    Financial Administration: $3,226,000
    Air Transportation: $658,000
    Correctional Institutions: $279,000
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $98,778,000
    Water Utilities: $89,770,000
    General - Other: $88,405,000
    Local Fire Protection: $61,416,000
    Sewerage: $59,847,000
    Correctional Institutions: $52,102,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $45,083,000
    Central Staff Services: $41,297,000
    Parks and Recreation: $28,156,000
    Health - Other: $23,918,000
    Regular Highways: $20,056,000
    Financial Administration: $19,407,000
    Libraries: $17,918,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $10,108,000
    General Public Buildings: $6,865,000
    Housing and Community Development: $6,689,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $4,156,000
    Air Transportation: $1,959,000
    Solid Waste Management: $429,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $30,869,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Health - Other: $3,199,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $1,041,000
    General - Other: $8,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Water Utilities: $37,347,000
    Sewerage: $24,898,000
    Police Protection: $2,562,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,997,000
    Local Fire Protection: $67,000
    Correctional Institutions: $18,000
    Regular Highways: $13,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $212,640,000
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $35,297,000

Gwinnett County government finances - Revenue in 2006:

  • Charges - Sewerage: $77,129,000
    All Other: $38,067,000
    Parks and Recreation: $3,025,000
    Air Transportation: $1,532,000
    Solid Waste Management: $749,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $6,318,000
    All Other: $2,708,000
    General Local Government Support: $24,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $76,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $72,332,000
    Interest Earnings: $50,368,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $23,689,000
    Special Assessments: $5,975,000
    Rents: $2,449,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $115,693,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $15,053,000
    All Other: $7,869,000
    Highways: $3,822,000
    Public Welfare: $503,000
  • Tax - Property: $315,399,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $155,948,000
    Other Selective Sales: $28,720,000
    Occupation and Business License, NEC: $15,860,000
    Other License: $10,644,000
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $5,147,000
    Public Utility License: $5,110,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $4,242,000

Gwinnett County government finances - Debt in 2006:

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $995,902,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $958,248,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $455,938,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $438,849,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $297,254,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $259,600,000
    Issue, Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $22,500,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $5,411,000

Gwinnett County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $59,789,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,030,016,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $468,768,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

Gwinnett County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1993
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Gwinnett County Fatal accident statistics for 1994 - 2013
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 71 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
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 ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED4,947$153,4733,133$183,30514,091$187,863381$83,15210$16,051,0001,012$135,27723$42,957
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED221$158,706242$179,0791,335$189,563121$42,9920$075$128,7078$57,125
APPLICATIONS DENIED934$144,268737$182,5896,509$187,416534$51,1120$0515$125,41423$72,435
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN795$149,984557$196,1624,859$191,152129$90,2481$6,700,000253$125,4238$64,375
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS155$151,110156$198,0381,087$194,02933$97,2120$062$121,4354$58,000
Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 71 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED599$196,048595$202,55019$139,368
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED305$200,941289$202,83022$137,864
APPLICATIONS DENIED100$182,940145$198,31713$181,462
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN56$182,73256$206,5364$145,500
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS45$165,97833$185,06114$152,857

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Most common first names in Gwinnett County, GA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James86672.3 years
Mary78078.8 years
William74074.1 years
John72874.5 years
Robert60672.1 years
Charles38671.8 years
Dorothy35579.3 years
George31576.1 years
Thomas31171.8 years
Margaret28879.1 years
Most common last names in Gwinnett County, GA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith43875.1 years
Johnson31875.7 years
Jones24174.1 years
Williams21374.3 years
Brown20473.4 years
Davis19575.6 years
Jackson14871.0 years
Martin14375.2 years
Miller13575.0 years
Moore13074.2 years
Businesses in Gwinnett County, GA
NameCountNameCount
ALDI3Kmart2
AMF Bowling1Kohl's5
AT&T16Kroger21
Abercrombie & Fitch1LA Fitness5
Abercrombie Kids1La Quinta3
Academy Sports + Outdoors1La-Z-Boy1
Ace Hardware5Lane Bryant1
Advance Auto Parts18Lane Furniture3
Aeropostale2LensCrafters4
American Eagle Outfitters2Levi Strauss & Co.1
Ann Taylor3Little Caesars Pizza12
Applebee's6Long John Silver's2
Arby's9Lowe's5
Ashley Furniture1Macy's2
Audi1Marriott8
AutoZone14Marshalls3
Avenue2MasterBrand Cabinets8
BMW1Mazda1
Bakers1McDonald's29
Bally Total Fitness1Men's Wearhouse3
Banana Republic2Motel 63
Barnes & Noble2Motherhood Maternity3
Baskin-Robbins5New Balance6
Bath & Body Works5New York & Co1
Bed Bath & Beyond3Nike35
Blockbuster16Nissan2
Brunswick Bowling & Billiards2Office Depot6
Budget Car Rental2OfficeMax2
Burger King26Old Navy3
CVS25Olive Garden1
CarMax1On The Border1
Caribou Coffee1Outback1
Casual Male XL1Outback Steakhouse1
Catherines1Pac Sun2
Charlotte Russe1Panda Express6
Chevrolet3Panera Bread4
Chick-Fil-A13Papa John's Pizza8
Chico's2Payless7
Chipotle3Penske9
Chuck E. Cheese's1PetSmart4
Church's Chicken3Pier 1 Imports2
Cinnabon 1Pizza Hut16
Circle K1Plato's Closet1
Cold Stone Creamery2Popeyes5
Coldwater Creek2Pottery Barn1
Comfort Inn3Publix Super Markets26
Comfort Suites3Qdoba Mexican Grill1
Costco1Quality1
Cracker Barrel3Quiznos15
Curves6RadioShack8
DHL14Red Lobster2
Dairy Queen7Red Robin1
Days Inn3Red Roof Inn1
Decora Cabinetry2Rite Aid13
Dennys1Rooms To Go3
Discount Tire4Ruby Tuesday2
Domino's Pizza7Rue211
DressBarn2Ryan's Grill1
Dressbarn2SAS Shoes1
Dunkin Donuts13SONIC Drive-In10
Eddie Bauer1Sam's Club2
Express2Sears9
Extended Stay America4Shoe Carnival2
Extended Stay Deluxe1Skechers USA1
Famous Footwear4Spencer Gifts2
FedEx113Sprint Nextel9
Finish Line1Staples4
Firestone Complete Auto Care7Starbucks27
Foot Locker2Steak 'n Shake4
Ford3Studio 61
Forever 212Studio Plus Deluxe Studios1
Fredericks Of Hollywood2Subaru1
GNC14Suburban1
GameStop12Subway38
Gap1Super 81
Goodwill2T-Mobile24
Gymboree4T.G.I. Driday's1
H&R Block19T.J.Maxx4
Hardee's2Taco Bell16
Havertys Furniture2Talbots3
Hilton8Target6
Hobby Lobby4The Room Place1
Holiday Inn8Toyota2
Home Depot11Toys"R"Us4
Homestead Studio Suites1Trader Joe's1
Honda2True Value1
Hot Topic1U-Haul35
Hyatt3UPS118
Hyundai2Value City Furniture1
IHOP10Vans4
InTown Suites6Verizon Wireless5
J. Jill1Victoria's Secret3
J.Crew1Volkswagen1
JCPenney2Waffle House31
JoS. A. Bank3Walgreens18
Johnny Rockets1Walmart7
Jones New York12Wendy's22
Journeys2Wet Seal1
Justice4Whole Foods Market1
KFC13Wingate1
Kincaid3YMCA2

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