Real Estate Market Update for Buford, GA
Welcome to March's Market Update. Lets take a look at residential real-estate activity in your area during the month of February. The number of active listings was up 7% from one year earlier, and down 15% from the previous month. Even so, buyers still enjoyed a greater selection of homes today than they did one year ago. As you can see, the median listing price for the month was just under 390-thousand dollars. Compared to last year, the average number of days units spent on the market before being sold was down 9%. This lower number of days may signal a positive trend in the local inventory-turnover rate. The median sale price was just over 270-thousand dollars. The number of units sold decreased 6% year-over-year, and increased 40% month-over-month. Despite a slight annual decrease, this upward monthly sales trend indicates positive momentum. Thanks for watching. We hope you use this information to make smart, informed decisions in your upcoming real-estate transactions. Feel free to contact us for more information or further assistance.
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Map Information for Buford, GA
Area Information for Buford, GA
  • Population: 16,595
  • Median Age: 36.55 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 29 mins
  • Educational Climate*: 4
  • Sales Tax: 0%
  • Population Density: 961/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: 48.57%
  • Closest Airport: Hartsfield - Jackson Atlanta International
  • Closest College: Gainesville State College
  • Closest Jr. College: Gwinnett Technical College
  • Median Household Income: $57,433
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 0%
  • Median Home Sales Price: $280,000
  • Closest Major Sports Team: Gwinnett Braves (aaa)
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: 46.01%
* Scale from 1-5  ** Index where 100 is the national average
Demographic Data for Buford, GA
Median Age: 36.55 Married: 36% Number of Households: 5,989 Households with Children: 2,053
Community:
    • Occupancy Types
      • 3599 Vacant
      • 8822 Owned
      • 12512 Rented
    • Transportation to Work
      • 43% Drive
      • 47% Public Transportation
      • 8% Walk / Bike / Other
      • 8% Work at Home
    National Index Comparisons:
    (100 National Average)
      • Population By Sex(%)
        • 50% Male
        • 50% Female
      • White/Blue Collar Jobs
        • 50% White Collar
        • 50% Blue Collar
      School Data for Buford, GA

      School Name Distance Type Grades School Rating Parent Rating
      Buford Academy 1.1 mi Public 1-3 5 0
      Buford Elementary School 1.2 mi Public K-K 0 0
      Buford High School 1.3 mi Public 9-12 5 0
      Buford Middle School 1.3 mi Public 6-8 5 0
      Sugar Hill Christian Academy 1.5 mi Private K-12 0 0
      Harmony Elementary School 1.9 mi Public K-5 4 0
      Sugar Hill Elementary School 2.6 mi Public K-5 4 0
      Sycamore Elementary School 2.6 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 4 0
      Lanier High School 2.9 mi Public 9-12 4 0
      Old Suwanee Christian School 3.0 mi Private PRESCHOOL-12 0 0
      Patrick Elementary School 3.1 mi Public K-5 4 0
      Glenn C. Jones Middle School 3.8 mi Public 6-8 5 0
      Friendship Elementary School 3.8 mi Public K-5 3 0
      Ivy Creek Elementary School 3.9 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 5 0
      White Oak Elementary School 4.0 mi Public K-5 5 0
      Lanier Middle School 4.0 mi Public 6-8 4 0
      The Goddard School 4.1 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      North Gwinnett Middle School 4.3 mi Public 6-8 5 0
      Stepping Stone Montessori Of Sugar Hill 4.4 mi Private - 0 0
      Twin Rivers Middle School 6.0 mi Public 6-8 5 0
      Proximity to listed schools and their school district(s) does not guarantee enrollment eligibility. Please contact a local real estate professional or the local school district(s) for the most current information relating to schools in the area.
      Local Weather for Buford, GA
        Data powered by Attom Data Solutions. Copyright© 2020. Information deemed reliable but not guaranteed. * Based on a 30-year fixed rate of 4.75% with 20% down. The estimated payment is offered for convenience and is not an offer of credit. Due to market fluctuations, interest rates are subject to change at any time and without notice. Interest rates are also subject to credit and property approval based on secondary market guidelines. The rates shown are based on average rates for our best qualified customers. Your individual rate may vary. Rates may differ for FHA, VA or jumbo loans.