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Information on Buford, Gwinnett County

The City of Buford is located in the state of Georgia, in Gwinnett County. Its area, population and other key information are listed below.
For all your administrative procedures, you can go to the City hall of Buford at the address and schedules indicated on this page or contact the Town hall government by phone or by email depending on your preference or on the service's availability.

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Buford City HALL, Gwinnett County

Buford City Hall's addressBuford Buford Municipal Building
2300 Buford Hwy

Buford GA 30518-6044
United States
Phone number of Buford City Hall+1 770-945-6761
Buford, GA emailNot available
Buford official websitecityofbuford.com
Mayor of BufordPhillip Beard
Gwinnett County, Georgia: Vital Records Buford vital records
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Common question about Buford


What county is Buford Georgia in?

Buford is located in Gwinnett County

Where is Buford Georgia in?

Buford is in Gwinnett and Hall counties. It is in the northern part of Georgia, USA, situated approximately 35 miles northeast of Atlanta. The city is near Lake Lanier, a significant recreational destination, and lies close to the foothills of the North Georgia Mountains.

Demography of Buford

Name of Buford inhabitants (demonym)Not available
DateCurrent valueClassed by Region/Country
Population10 668 inhabitants61 / 2 802
Population density in Buford630,2 pop/sq mi (243,3 pop/km²)

List of Passport Facilities in Buford, GA

Where to apply for a passport in Buford, GA? There are 1 passport offices in Buford, try one of these:
Name Street Phone number
GWINNETT COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY2100 BUFORD HIGHWAY7709785154

Top 3 most popular banks in Buford

There are 15 bank branches in Buford.
Branch Banking and Trust Company is the most popular bank in Buford with 3 branch offices, followed by SunTrust Bank with 2 branch offices and then Bank of America, National Association with 2 branch offices.

Find below all bank branches in Buford:

Bank's name Number of branch offices Service Type
Branch Banking and Trust Company3Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
SunTrust Bank2Full Service Retail Office
Bank of America, National Association2Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Wells Fargo Bank, National Association2Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Bank OZK1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Synovus Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
United Community Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Renasant Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Gwinnett Community Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
More info about banks in Buford

Buford administrative numbers

Buford City code1311784
Buford City postcode30518 (2 other communities with the same postcode)

Information on Buford, Gwinnett County

Cities twinned with BufordCurrently, the town Buford isn’t twinned
Natural parksBuford isn't part of a natural park

Toponymy and translation of Buford

Japanese: ブフォードKorean: 뷰포드Russian: Буфорд
Serbian: БјуфордChinese: 比福德 

Transportation modes in Buford

Airport
Gwinnett County Airport 9.8 miles
Lee Gilmer Memorial Airport 14.2 miles
Barrow County Airport 20.9 miles

Buford territory

Buford area16,93 sq mi (43,84 km²)
Buford altitude1 053 Altitude feet
Geographical coordinatesLatitude: 34.118
Longitude: -83.9928
Latitude: 34° 7' 5'' North
Longitude: 83° 59' 34'' West
Time zone
UTC -5:00 (America/New_York)
Summer time : UTC -4:00
Winter time : UTC -5:00
Local time

What is Buford close to?

Nearby cities include: Rest Haven Sugar Hill Flowery Branch Suwanee
CummingRest HavenRest Haven
Sugar HillNeighbouring townsRest Haven
Sugar HillSugar HillBraselton
Rest Haven 1.4 milesSugar Hill 3 milesFlowery Branch 6 miles
Suwanee 6.4 milesOakwood 9.5 milesCumming 10.2 miles
Braselton 10.2 milesDacula 11.2 milesLawrenceville 11.4 miles
Auburn 11.6 milesDuluth 12.1 milesCarl 12.7 miles
Johns Creek 13.3 milesHoschton 13.4 milesBerkeley Lake 14.2 miles
Gainesville 15.1 milesGrayson 16 milesTalmo 16.4 miles
Alpharetta 16.5 milesNorcross 17.5 milesMilton 17.7 miles

Distance between Buford and other main cities and towns

Los Angeles : 1963 milesHouston : 732 milesPhiladelphia : 636 miles
Phoenix : 1610 milesSan Antonio : 912 milesSan Diego : 1907 miles
Dallas : 742 milesSan Jose : 2122 milesJacksonville : 295 miles
Indianapolis : 409 milesSan Francisco : 2186 milesAustin : 847 miles
Columbus : 410 milesFort Worth : 776 milesCharlotte : 195 miles closest
Distances are calculated as the crow flies

Schools in Buford, GA

Elementary schools in Buford

Buford Academy

District of Buford City
Lowest grade : 2, Highest grade : 5
Students : 1457

Buford Elementary School

District of Buford City
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 1
Students : 716

Friendship Elementary School

District of Hall County
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 671

Harmony Elementary School

District of Gwinnett County
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 519

Ivy Creek Elementary School

District of Gwinnett County
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 1080

Patrick Elementary School

District of Gwinnett County
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 781

White Oak Elementary School

District of Gwinnett County
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 793

Middle schools in Buford

Buford Middle School

District of Buford City
Lowest grade : 6, Highest grade : 8
Students : 1063

Jones Middle School

District of Gwinnett County
Lowest grade : 6, Highest grade : 8
Students : 939

Lanier Middle School

District of Gwinnett County
Lowest grade : 6, Highest grade : 8
Students : 1410

Twin Rivers Middle School

District of Gwinnett County
Lowest grade : 6, Highest grade : 8
Students : 2007

High schools in Buford

Buford High School

District of Buford City
Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 1361

Private schools in Buford

Old Suwanee Christian School

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 12
Students : 167

Leisure and activities in Buford surrounding area

Golf course
Emerald Pointe Golf ClubLegacy on Lanier Golf Club
Sugar Hill Golf Club
to Sugar Hill 4.9 miles
Bear's Best
to Suwanee 6.7 miles
Collins Hill Golf Club
to Lawrenceville 6.9 miles
Reunion Golf Club
to Hoschton 7.2 miles
Lanier Golf Club
to Cumming 7.5 miles
The Trophy Club of Apalachee
to Dacula 8.4 miles
Chateau Elan Golf Club & Resort
to Braselton 9.1 miles
Royal Lakes Golf & Country Club
to Flowery Branch 9.7 miles