Cumming

Population: 6,542
Median Home Sale: $171,200
Median Household Income: $46,694
Median Commute: 27.00
Cumming Regional Readiness Center. Photo By: Georgia National Guard
The city of Cumming, Georgia was established in 1834 and named after Col. William Cumming, a Major General of the Army. Cumming is just under 6 square miles, with a population of 5,532 people. The average cost to purchase a home in Cumming is $179,313, with the average cost to rent at $910 per Read More +
The city of Cumming, Georgia was established in 1834 and named after Col. William Cumming, a Major General of the Army. Cumming is just under 6 square miles, with a population of 5,532 people. The average cost to purchase a home in Cumming is $179,313, with the average cost to rent at $910 per month.

If you are in Cumming, you should visit Lake Sidney Lanier. Lake Lanier is a 38,000 acre man-made reservoir with 692 miles of shoreline, and Lake Lanier Islands Resort is Georgia’s most visited lakeside resort. There you will find shopping, camping, beaches, and boating. You can also visit the Cumming Aquatic Center for some waterpark fun for the whole family. And for your evening entertainment, visit The Cumming Playhouse to see plays, musicals, concerts, and catered fine dining events.

If you happen to be in Cumming in early October, be sure to check out the Cumming County Fair & Festival. There you will find lots of great rides, food, performances, and free concerts. They even have a day set aside specifically for kids, called “Kids Day” with free admission and unlimited rides. Read less –