Buford Information

Buford Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Buford, GA

General Buford Information

State: Georgia

County: Gwinnett County

Close cities: Buford, GA, Hoschton, GA, Suwanee, GA, Rest Haven, GA, Flowery Branch, GA, Sugar Hill, GA, Duluth, GA

Buford Population (census data)
Total 11,532 (+4.2% since 2000)
Male 5,822 (50.5%)
Female 5,710 (49.5%)

Population Density: 783 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 90.0 (US Avg is 100)

Buford Elevation: 1,187 feet above sea level

Land Area: 14.7 square miles

Median Household Income: $40,832

Zip Codes: 30515, 30519, and 30518.

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Buford Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (67.0%)
  • Hispanic (17.3%)
  • Black (13.3%)
  • Other race (7.6%)
  • Two or more races (1.8%)
  • American Indian (0.7%)
Ancestry Information:
  • United States (18.5%)
  • English (10.8%)
  • Irish (8.4%)
  • German (6.6%)
  • French (1.9%)
  • Italian (1.8%)
Foriegn Born: 1,632 people (14.2%)
  • Latin America (100.0%)

Local Buford Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Atlanta Braves
NFL Football: Atlanta Falcons, Carolina Panthers
NBA Basketball: Atlanta Hawks,
NHL Hockey:
NCAA Sports: Georgia Institute of Technology, Georgia State University

Buford School Information

High Schools
Buford High School (2750 Sawnee Avenue, Buford, GA, 30518 - Buford City District)
Middle Schools
Buford Middle School (2700 Robert Bell Parkway, Buford, GA, 30158 - Buford City District)
Glenn C. Jones Middle School (3575 Ridge Road, Buford, GA, 30519 - Gwinnett County District)
Lanier Middle School (918 Buford Highway, Buford, GA, 30518 - Gwinnett County District)
Elementary Schools
Buford Elementary School (2500 Sawnee Avenue, Buford, GA, 30518 - Buford City District)
Friendship Elementary School (4450 Friendship Road, Buford, GA, 30518 - Hall County District)
Harmony Elementary School (3946 South Bogan Road, Buford, GA, 30518 - Gwinnett County District)
Ivy Creek Elementary School (3443 Ridge Road, Buford, GA, 30519 - Gwinnett County District)
Sugar Hill Elementary School (939 Level Creek Road, Buford, GA, 30518 - Gwinnett County District)
Other/Private Schools
Buford Academy (2705 Robert Bell Parkway, Buford, GA, 30518 - Buford City District)
T. Carl Buice School (1160 Level Creek Road, Buford, GA, 30518 - Gwinnett County District)

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