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Suwanee started as a Native American village in the early 1800’s. It was incorporated in 1949. It was also voted among the Top 10 Best Places to Live by Money in 2007. Recently rated the third best place in America for raising families by Kiplinger in 2012. Suwanee was named from a Shawnee Indian tribe that settled in the area in the latter part of the 18th century.  Suwanee remained a predominantly small community into the 1970s  with more than 15,000 residents call the city home today. 1818: “Suwannee old town” mentioned as part of a treaty document with Creek Indians 1837 City of Suwanee is founded with establishment of a S. post office. This marks the first time that the Town of Suwanee is recognized by the U.S. government 1871 Georgia Air Line Railroad line from Charlotte to Atlanta is built through Suwanee. In 1880 The Rhodes House was constructed. In the early 20th century, the house served as a hotel for railroad passengers, traveling salesmen, doctors, and teachers.Earliest known date for Suwanee High School, a one-room schoolhouse with students ages 4-16 located at King and Davis streets.Population is 216.1881 a fire destroys all stores on Main Street, but one.Richmond & Danville Railroad completes a narrow gauge railroad line from Suwanee to Lawrenceville.1883 John Brogdon begins rebuilding what will become the largest store between Atlanta and Gainesville.1900 Population is 246.1910 The building most recently known as Pierce’s Corner is constructed. The building has served as a general store, cotton gin, silent movie theater, dentist’s office, and antique store.1920 Population is 241.

Official City Website

www.suwanee.com

 

Suwanee Zip Codes

Homes in 30024

Population

As of July 2014 the population in Suwanee was 18,164.

Average Home Prices

The median home value of residences is $336,100. Home values continue to appreciate in Suwanee. Some homes have appreciated upwards of 5.2% over the past few years.

Popular Suwanee Neighborhoods

Aberdeen

St. Marlo

Wyndham Park

Suwanee Station

Madison Park at Suwanee

Hillside Trace

Weston

Old Suwanee Park

Village Grove

The River Club

Edinburgh

Champions Run

Suwanee Farms

McGinnis Reserve

Ascot

Keystone

Royal Oaks

Homes in Suwanee School District

Walnut Grove Elementary School

Burnette Elementary School

Johns Creek Elementary School

Level Creek Elementary School

Parsons Elementary School

Roberts Elementary School

Settles Bridge Elementary School

Sharon Elementary School

Suwanee Elementary School

Riverwatch Middle School

Collins Hill High School

Lambert High School

North Gwinnett High School

Peachtree Ridge High School

Popular Parks and Recreation In Suwanee

Town Center Park

Sims Lake Park

Suwanee Creek Greenway

Suwanee Creek Park

Playtown Suwanee

White Street Park

City Hall Park

Main Street Park

George Pierce Park

Peachtree Ridge Park

Selfies Bridge Park

Attractions & Events

Suwanee Spring Fling

Suwanee Kiwanis Shamrock Run

Food Truck Friday

Shemoves Atlanta Suwanee 5K

March of Dimes March of Babies

Star 94’s Woofstock

Arts in the Park

Red, White, Bluegrass & Bach

Movies Under the Stars

Broadway in the Park

August Concert & Wing Festival

Hoofin for Habitat

Suwanee Festival & Run

Remembrance Day

Taste of Suwanee

Peach State Chilli Cookout

Crank it up in the Park

Alive! Festival

Suwanee Wine Festival

Suwanee Car Show

Trek or Treat

Jolly Holly Day

Testimonials

Highly likely to recommend 10/17/2013 – Valentin Family Bought a home in 2013 in Cumming, GA. • Local knowledge:Excellent • Process expertise:Excellent • Responsiveness:Excellent • Negotiation skills:Excellent Moving back to the States after serving 6 years overseas with the US ARMY w…

The Valentin Family