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Overview

Introduction to Loganville, Georgia

Loganville, Georgia, in Walton county, is 28 miles E of Sandy Springs, Georgia (center to center) and 28 miles E of Atlanta, Georgia. It is considered part of the Atlanta metropolitan area.

Loganville History

James Harvie Logan, a farmer and shoemaker, arrived in 1842 and purchased 62.5 acres. He established his family home, and numerous other families followed and settled in the area. The community, which was named "Loganville" in his honor, was incorporated in 1887. The Seaboard Airline Railroad, which connectis Atlanta to Lawrenceville, passed through this area. In 1898, a depot for the Loganville & Lawrenceville Railroad Company was built in Loganville, but was closed in 1932. The community's cotton production was affected by a bout with the boll weevil. In the 1950s, the city experienced major growth and development as numerous businesses were established and Loganville became a sought after location by home-seekers, manufacturers, and enterprising businessmen.

Loganville and Nearby Attractions

  • Crawford W. Long Museum
  • Kennesaw Mountain National Battlefield Park
  • Gwinnett History Museum
  • Stone Mountain Park
  • Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area
  • Vines Botanical Gardens

Things To Do In Loganville

The Gwinnett History Museum, Crawford W. Long Museum, and Southeastern Railway Museum have displays depicting the historical and cultural background of the region. Kennesaw Mountain National Battlefield Park, a historical site near Loganville, served as a Civil War battleground. At the Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area, visitors can enjoy boating, fishing, hiking, biking, picnicking, and horseback riding. It also offers facilities for whitewater rafting and kayaking. The Yellow River Game Ranch, which covers 24 acres, is home to a variety of wildlife and indigenous birds. Vines Botanical Gardens, another popular attraction in the city, features a lake and gardens.

Loganville Transportation

Air transportation is available from the William B. Hartsfield Atlanta International Airport.

Loganville Higher Education

Colleges near Loganville include the Gwinnett Technical College, Luther Rice University, Georgia Perimeter College, and Emory University.

Demographics

People

Total Population11,072
Male Share of the Population46.3%
Female Share of the Population53.7%
Senior Citizens15.9%
Employed Population 16+4,260
Age of the Population37

Families

% of people married55.8%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher22.6%
Median Earnings25+$36,598
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$26,644
Median Earnings With High School Degree$30,925

Wealth

Median Family Income$65,990
% Above Poverty Level87%
% Below Poverty Level13%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time37 minutes
% Working from Home3.2%
% Walking and Biking to Work0%
% Using Public Transportation0.3%

Housing

People Living Alone17.4%
Median Gross Rent$1,042
Median House Value$150,900

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)38%
Irish10.1%
German9.6%
West Indian6.3%
English5.1%
African4.3%
Jamaican3.9%
Scottish2.8%
Italian2.7%
French Except Basque2.7%
Haitian1.2%
Nigerian1.1%
Dutch1%
British0.9%
Lithuanian0.9%
Hungarian0.8%
Norwegian0.6%
Guyanese0.6%
Polish0.6%
Canadian0.5%
Bermudan0.4%
Swedish0.4%
Welsh0.4%
Trinidad Tobago0.3%
Greek0.3%
Danishn0.2%
Ethiopian0.2%
Austrian0.1%
Romanian0.1%
Russian0.1%
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Loganville Almanac

CategoryValue
County Walton County
Standard Zip Codes30052
Phone Area Codes
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude33.83
Approximate Longitude-83.89

Loganville Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationWINDER 1 SSE
Distance14.5 miles
Jan Temp31 to 50 F
Apr Temp45 to 72 F
Jul Temp67 to 88 F
Oct Temp49 to 71 F
Annual Precip49.6 inches
StationCOVINGTON
Distance16.5 miles
Jan Temp31 to 52 F
Apr Temp48 to 74 F
Jul Temp68 to 91 F
Oct Temp49 to 74 F
Annual Precip49.1 inches
StationCOMMERCE 4 NNW
Distance38.1 miles
Jan Temp29 to 51 F
Apr Temp46 to 73 F
Jul Temp67 to 90 F
Oct Temp47 to 73 F
Annual Precip52.2 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Dacula5,053$58,622
Grayson3,008$98,173
Jersey143$0
Lawrenceville30,127$43,801
Monroe13,253$35,756
Snellville19,395$62,692

Loganville Public Schools

Bay Creek Elementary School
100 Homer Moon Rd
ZIP: 30052
(770) 466-2271
Primary
Total Enrollment 872
Grace Snell Middle School
3800 Brushy Fork Road
ZIP: 30052
(770) 554-7750
Middle
Total Enrollment 1151
Grayson High School
50 Hope Hollow Rd
ZIP: 30052
(770) 554-1071
High
Total Enrollment 2767
Loganville Elementary School
4303 Lawrenceville Rd
ZIP: 30052
(770) 466-4834
Primary
Total Enrollment 605
Loganville High School
3305 Highway 78
ZIP: 30052
(678) 684-2880
High
Total Enrollment 1466
Loganville Middle School
152 Clark Mccullers Dr
ZIP: 30052
(678) 684-2960
Middle
Total Enrollment 1157
Magill Elementary School
3900 Brushy Fork Rd
ZIP: 30052
(770) 554-1030
Primary
Total Enrollment 1213
Mcconnell Middle School
550 Ozora Rd
ZIP: 30052
(770) 554-1000
Middle
Total Enrollment 1666
Rosebud Elementary School
4151 Rosebud Rd
ZIP: 30052
(678) 639-3800
Primary
Total Enrollment 1103
Sharon Elementary School
2700 White Rd
ZIP: 30052
(678) 684-2850
Primary
Total Enrollment 796
W. J. Cooper Elementary School
555 Ozora Rd
ZIP: 30052
(770) 554-7050
Primary
Total Enrollment 1174
Walnut Grove High School
4863 Guthrie Cemetery Rd
ZIP: 30052
(678) 507-3900
High
Total Enrollment 1405
Youth Elementary School
4009 Center Hill Church Rd
ZIP: 30052
(770) 554-0172
Primary
Total Enrollment 756
Youth Middle School
1804 Highway 81
ZIP: 30052
(770) 466-6849
Middle
Total Enrollment 1016

Loganville Private Schools

Bright Beginnings Preschool
680 Tom Brewer Rd
ZIP: 30052
Elementary
Total Enrollment 18
Corinth Christian Preschool & Primary
1635 Highway 81 Sw
ZIP: 30052
Elementary
Total Enrollment 19
Covenant Christian Academy
3425 Loganville Hwy
ZIP: 30052
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 275
Integrity Christian Academy
781 Athens Hwy
ZIP: 30052
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 86
Loganville Christian Academy
2575 Highway 81
ZIP: 30052
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 552
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