Buford, GA 30518 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 30518: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Buford, GA 30518

Acceptable Alternative
Rest Haven, GA 30518
Sugar Hill, GA 30518

Not Acceptable, USPS
Sugarhill, GA 30518

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Gwinnett County
  • Centroid: Latitude 34.124, Longitude -84.031
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 30518 has segments in 2 Counties (Gwinnett, Hall).

  • Businesses Addresses: 1,845
  • PO Box Addresses: 0
  • Residential Addresses: 18,343
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 898
    • Single Family Addresses: 17,445

The ZIP Code maps and database are updated 4 times per year.
Database updated: August 1, 2018, Maps updated: August 1, 2018.

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  1. 30518 2018 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates for 30518 (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
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Buford, GA 30518 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 53,559
Population in Households 53,447
Population in Familes 45,840
Population in Group Qrtrs 112
Population Density2 1,310
Diversity Index3 72


Median Household Income $72,002
Average Household Income $91,465
Per Capita Income $30,894


Total Housing Units 19,337 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 13,667 (70.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 4,377 (22.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,293 ( 6.7%)
Median Home Value $224,516
Average Home Value $280,400


Total Households 18,044
Average Household Size 2.96
Family Households 13,328
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 1.95% 1.99%
Households 1.78% 1.88%
Families 1.6% 1.76%
Median Household Income   1.88%
Per Capita Income   2.74%

Buford, GA 30518 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 30518 to the other 704 ZIP Codes in Georgia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 34 95th
Population Density # 129 82nd
Diversity Index # 45 94th
Median Household Income # 78 89th
Per Capita Income # 120 83rd

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