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Buford, GA is a city in northern Georgia that is known for its quaint charm and friendly people. The city is home to a variety of businesses and attractions, including the Buford Corn Maze, which is a popular destination for locals and visitors alike, (4470 Bennett Rd, Buford, GA 30519). There are also several parks and recreation areas in Buford, making it a great place to live, work, and play. The city is also home to Lake Lanier, which is a popular spot for fishing, swimming, and boating. (1050 Buford Dam Rd, Buford GA 30518). There are a variety of restaurants in Buford, ranging from casual to fine dining, so there is something to suit every taste. Ricos World Kitchen serves comfort foods from all over the world and has a unique dining room and atmosphere. (306 W Main St, Buford, GA 30518). Some other great spots are Ted’s Montana Grill, Aqua Terra Bistro, and for dessert try The Baking Grounds (4360 S Lee St, Buford, GA 30518). The Baking Grounds is a mom and pop family owned bake shop that serves all types of desserts as well as breakfast and lunch. Whether you’re looking for a quiet place to relax or a lively city to explore, Buford is sure to not disappoint!
 
 

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Overview for Buford, GA

16,811 people live in Buford, where the median age is 36.3 and the average individual income is $25,502. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

16,811

Total Population

36.3 years

Median Age

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$25,502

Average individual Income

Demographics and Employment Data for Buford, GA

Buford has 4,998 households, with an average household size of 3.33. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Buford do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 16,811 people call Buford home. The population density is 927.11 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

16,811

Total Population

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

36.3

Median Age

48.76 / 51.24%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

0-9:

0-9 Years

10-17:

10-17 Years

18-24:

18-24 Years

25-64:

25-64 Years

65-74:

65-74 Years

75+:

75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree
4,998

Total Households

3.33

Average Household Size

$25,502

Average individual Income

Households with Children

With Children:

Without Children:

Marital Status

Married
Single
Divorced
Separated

Blue vs White Collar Workers

Blue Collar:

White Collar:

Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Schools in Buford, GA

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Mixed Schools ()
The following schools are within or nearby Buford. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
Type
Name
Category
Grades
School rating
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
5/5
Buford Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - K
No rating available
Buford Senior Academy
PUBLIC
4th - 5th
5/5
Buford Middle School
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
5/5
PUBLIC
1st - 3rd
5/5

Around Buford, GA

There's plenty to do around Buford, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

35
Car-Dependent
Walking Score
21
Somewhat Bikeable
Bike Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Heavenly Bakes, Okiboru Ramen & Tsukemen, and ToLife! Yoga and Pilates.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining 4.54 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 3.62 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 1.14 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 2.36 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 2.58 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 2.36 miles 8 reviews 5/5 stars

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