Suwanee

Population: 19,837
Median Home Sale: $230,000
Median Household Income: $83,059
Median Commute: 32.00
Suwanee City Hall, Georgia. Photo By: Rick McCharles
Suwanee is a city in Gwinnett County that is approximately 9.9 square miles. They have a population of 16,253 people. Suwanee is one of the more expensive smaller cities in Georgia, with the average cost of a house or condo being $225,397, with the average price to rent at $1,127 per month. Suwanee Read More +
Suwanee is a city in Gwinnett County that is approximately 9.9 square miles. They have a population of 16,253 people. Suwanee is one of the more expensive smaller cities in Georgia, with the average cost of a house or condo being $225,397, with the average price to rent at $1,127 per month. Suwanee was voted #10 on the top 100 smaller places to live by Money Magazine because “it offered the best combination of economic opportunity, good schools, safe streets, things to do and a real sense of community.”

One of the most popular things to do in Suwanee is to play golf. They have some beautiful courses for golfers of all skill levels. But, if you are not a golfer, don’t worry; there are plenty of things for you to do in Suwanee too. You can take a Segway tour of Historic Suwanee, visit Adrenaline Climbing—Suwanee’s indoor rock climbing wall, or take the kids to Big Splash Interactive Fountain to let the let the kids cool off on a hot summer day. And, on Saturday evenings, you can watch some world class Bluegrass musicians as they perform at Everett’s Music Barn.

Suwanee has a large number of festivals each year, but the biggest one occurs in September. Join the residents of Suwanee to celebrate ‘Suwanee Day’ with their Suwanee Day Festival the 3rd weekend of every September. This festival gives the residents a chance to come together as a community and celebrate their city. Within this event, you can watch the parade, enjoy entertainment from Irish dancers, live music, belly dancers, and live animals. You can also spend your day shopping and looking at hand crafted artwork. Be sure to stick around for the firework show at night, too. Read less –