Best City to Live in Gwinnett County

Crime Stats, General

There are many reasons to choose Gwinnett County, GA as your home.

  • Award winning schools
  • Diverse culture
  • Local sports and arenas
  • Robust economy
  • 47 parks and 10,000 acres of park land.  
So where is the best place in Gwinnett to call home? 

#1 Berkely Lake

With a population of almost 2,000, Berkeley Lake is ranked as the best place to live in Gwinnett County. There are a lot of restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. The public schools in Berkeley Lake are highly rated.

  • Median Income – $131,300
  • Median Home Value – $403,200
  • 96% of population owns a home
  • Ranked in top 6 in Georgia

#2 Suwanee

With a population of almost 19,200, Suwanee has long been touted as one of the best places to live in the U.S.  The diverse families and young professionals that live in Suwanee enjoy the many acres of greenspace and parks thoughout the area.  

Suwanee is home to EMC Security!  Residents all around the metro Atlanta area and Gwinnett County enjoy local security service and local support from a hometown company.


  • Median Household Income – $86,980
  • Median Home Value – $292,900
  • 76% of population owns a home
  • Ranked in top 6 in Georgia

#3 Peachtree Corners

Gwinnett County’s largest city with a population of over 42,400 – with many highly-rated public and private schools abound.  A little more than half the residents own their own home with families and young professionals enjoying the easy proximity to highways to commute to Atlanta.

  • Median Household Income – $67,950
  • Median Home Value – $325,000
  • 53% of population owns a home
  • Ranked in top 10 in Georgia
No matter where you live, even in one of the safest counties in Georgia, EMC Security can help simplify your life.
  • Protect your home and family from unwanted intruders with a security system.
  • Add fire protection and monitor for smoke and heat – for no extra monthly cost.
  • Smarten up your home with auto-lights, locks, and thermostats.  You’ll be amazed at how easy it is to control your home functions through one app, possible saving on power bills as well.
  • Add the convenience and peace of mind that security cameras provide.  Keep an eye on what goes on around your house and yard, your pets, aging parents, kids home alone and packages being delivered.