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Gainesville, GA: What you need to know

Looking to move to Gainesville, GA? We’ve got everything you want to know about the key factors that could make this the best place for you, including Gainesville, GA real estate. 

Gainesville is on the shores of Lake Lanier, one of the most popular lakes in the U.S., which helped the city score a spot on our list of Top 10 Spring Break Destinations for Families. Located less than an hour from Atlanta, Gainesville is home to 35 international companies that enhance the city's strong business community, and also includes a fun and varied restaurant scene.


Gainesville, GA City Profile

Quick Facts

Population 37,115
Median Age 31
Median Household Income $40,706
Median Home Price $139,200
Walkscore 31

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Gainesville, GA Demographics

Median Population in Gainesville, GA

Median Age 30.6%
Age 18 Over 71.5%
Age 21 Over 66%
Age 62 Over 13.8%
Age 65 Over 10.8%

Race in Gainesville, GA

  Ethnicity White 68.3%
  Ethnicity Black 16.4%
  Ethnicity Asian 3.7%
  Ethnicity Hispanic 41.3%
  Ethnicity Indian 0.3%
  Ethnicity Other 9.6%

Population By Gender in Gainesville, GA

  Male 49.2%
  Female 50.8%

Language in Gainesville, GA

  English Only 57.8%
  English Other 42.2%

Economics in Gainesville, GA

  Median Household Income $40,706
  Median Home Price $139,200
  Homes Owned 62.4%
  Homes Rent 37.6%
  Median Property Rent $803

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Commute Types in Gainesville, GA

  Walked 2%
  Worked at Home 2.6%
  Public Transportation 0.2%
  Other Means 4.3%
  Drove Alone 73%
  Carpooled 18%

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Total Employed Armed Forces: 12
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