Norcross, Georgia City Guide

Norcross Georgia is a city in that state's Gwinnett County, in the United States of America. Where is this city, more specifically? As a matter of fact, it is included in the Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, Georgia metropolitan statistical area, which in turn is included in the

Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Gainesville, Georgia-Alabama combined statistical region. The Town is named after Jonathan Norcross, aka 'The father of Atlanta.' He was the fourth mayor of Atlanta, as well as a published essayist. Here at you can learn more about this Southern belle of a city.

When it comes to education, Norcross high school is part of the Gwinnett County Public School system, and it serves the cities of Norcross and Peachtree Corners. This high school has a very active athletic life, with football, baseball, softball, track and field, cross country, swimming and diving, wrestling, golf, soccer, tennis, volleyball, cheer leading, and roller hockey teams. It also has a band, an orchestra, a theater program and a visual arts department. Other related schools include Beaver Ridge Elementary School, Meadowcreek Elementary School, Rockbridge Elementary School, Meadowcreek High School, Greater Atlanta Christian School, GIVE Center West and Ashworth College.

Just like the rest of Atlanta, Weather is warmest on the month of July, the average coolest month is January, and the most precipitation on average takes place in March. The annual average precipitation at Norcross GA is 55.54 inches, while rainfall is evenly distributed throughout the year. On average, there are 217 sunny days a year.

People looking for an apartment in Norcross GA may find it at Indian Trail Apartments, Wesley Park, Park Trace, Wynfield Trace, Medlock Woods, Grove Park, Silver Oaks, Barrington Hills, Oakwood Vista, and others. Once they have found an apartment in Norcross GA, people may look for Norcross GA restaurants. There is a great variety of places to eat out at Norcross Georgia, including seafood, Chinese, Mexican, sushi, Thai, Italian, Latin American, Polish and Southern restaurants, among many, many others.

Through the years, Norcross Georgia has become Atlanta's favorite summer resort, a destination for tourists who long to get away from the hot summer conditions of the city. This town offers a lifestyle that attracts those who want to enjoy the time honored values of family and community. In addition to that, this city has all the advantages of a modern city, creating a balance that provides the best of both worlds for short term visitors as well as for people looking to relocate there. Hopefully the information here at will be useful, if curious feel free to browse the inner pages to get a better idea of what this town is really all about.

Real estate in Norcross

Real estate in Norcross benefits from the fact that this city is surrounded by branches of large corporations like General Electric (electric appliances), Komatsu (heavy machinery), Lucent Technologies (telecommunications) and Pfizer ().

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