Gainesville Information

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

General Gainesville Information

State: Georgia

County: Hall County

Close cities: Dawsonville, GA, Oakwood, GA, Gainesville, GA, Murrayville, GA, Flowery Branch, GA, Clermont, GA, Lula, GA, Talmo, GA, Pendergrass, GA

Gainesville Population (census data)
Total 34,818 (+30.7% since 2000)
Male 17,234 (49.5%)
Female 17,584 (50.5%)

Population Density: 1,286 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 89.2 (US Avg is 100)

Gainesville Elevation: 1,249 feet above sea level

Land Area: 27.1 square miles

Median Household Income: $42,220

Zip Codes: 30507, 30501, 30506, 30504, and 30503.

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Gainesville Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (47.8%)
  • Hispanic (33.2%)
  • Black (15.7%)
  • Other race (14.3%)
  • Vietnamese (2.0%)
  • Two or more races (1.7%)
  • American Indian (0.6%)
Ancestry Information:
  • United States (9.0%)
  • English (8.6%)
  • Irish (5.9%)
  • German (4.9%)
  • Scotch-Irish (2.1%)
  • Scottish (1.8%)
Foriegn Born: 7,459 people (21.4%)
  • Latin America (100.0%)

Local Gainesville Sports Teams

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

Gainesville School Information

High Schools
Chestatee High School (3005 Sardis Road, Gainesville, GA, 30501 - Hall County District)
East Hall High School (3534 East Hall Road, Gainesville, GA, 30501 - Hall County District)
Gainesville High School (830 Century Place, Gainesville, GA, 30501 - Gainesville City District)
Johnson High School (3305 Poplar Springs Road, Gainesville, GA, 30507 - Hall County District)
North Hall High School (4885 Mount Vernon Road, Gainesville, GA, 30506 - Hall County District)
Middle Schools
Chestatee Middle School (2740 Fran Mar Drive, Gainesville, GA, 30501 - Hall County District)
East Hall Middle School (4120 East Hall Road, Gainesville, GA, 30507 - Hall County District)
Gainesville Middle School (715 Woods Mill Road, Gainesville, GA, 30501 - Gainesville City District)
North Hall Middle School (4956 Rilla Road, Gainesville, GA, 30506 - Hall County District)
South Hall Middle School (3215 Poplar Springs Road, Gainesville, GA, 30507 - Hall County District)
Elementary Schools
Centennial Elementary School (852 Century Place, Gainesville, GA, 30501 - Gainesville City District)
Chestatee Elementary (6945 Keith Bridge Road, Gainesville, GA, 30506 - Forsyth County District)
Chicopee Elementary School (2029 Calvary Church Road, Gainesville, GA, 30505 - Hall County District)
Enota Elementary School (1340 East Enota Avenue, Gainesville, GA, 30501 - Gainesville City District)
Fair Street Elementary School (695 Fair Street, Gainesville, GA, 30501 - Gainesville City District)
Gainesville Elementary School (1145 McEver Road, Gainesville, GA, 30501 - Gainesville City District)
Jones Elementary School (Sixth Street-Chicopee, Gainesville, GA, 30504 - Hall County District)
Lanier Elementary School (4782 Thompson Bridge Road, Gainesville, GA, 30506 - Hall County District)
Lyman Hall Elementary School (2150 Memorial Park Road, Gainesville, GA, 30501 - Hall County District)
McEver Elementary School (3265 Montgomery Drive, Gainesville, GA, 30504 - Hall County District)
Mount Vernon Elementary School (4844 Jim Hood Road, Gainesville, GA, 30506 - Hall County District)
Myers Elementary School (2676 Candler Road, Gainesville, GA, 30507 - Hall County District)
New Holland Elementary School (170 Barn Street, Gainesville, GA, 30501 - Gainesville City District)
Riverbend Elementary School (1742 Cleveland Highway, Gainesville, GA, 30506 - Hall County District)
Sardis Elementary School (2805 Sardis Road, Gainesville, GA, 30506 - Hall County District)
Sugar Hill Elementary (3259 Athens Highway, Gainesville, GA, 30507 - Hall County District)
Tadmore Elementary School (3278 Gillsville Highway, Gainesville, GA, 30507 - Hall County District)
Wauka Mountain Elementary School (5850 Brookton-Lula Road, Gainesville, GA, 30506 - Hall County District)
White Sulphur Elementary School (2480 Old Cornelia Highway, Gainesville, GA, 30507 - Hall County District)
Other/Private Schools
Lanier Career Academy (2723 Tumbling Creek Road, Gainesville, GA, 30504 - Hall County District)

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