Loganville, Georgia

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Loganville, Georgia
Downtown Loganville
Downtown Loganville
Motto: 
"Where people matter"
Location in Walton County and the state of Georgia
Location in Walton County and the state of Georgia
Loganville is located in Metro Atlanta
Loganville
Loganville
Location in Metro Atlanta
Coordinates: 33°50′20″N 83°53′53″W / 33.83889°N 83.89806°W / 33.83889; -83.89806Coordinates: 33°50′20″N 83°53′53″W / 33.83889°N 83.89806°W / 33.83889; -83.89806
CountryUnited States
StateGeorgia
CountiesWalton, Gwinnett
Government
 • MayorRey Martinez
Area
 • Total7.45 sq mi (19.29 km2)
 • Land7.41 sq mi (19.18 km2)
 • Water0.04 sq mi (0.12 km2)
Elevation
1,001 ft (305 m)
Population
 (2020)
 • Total14,127
 • Density1,907.77/sq mi (736.63/km2)
Time zoneUTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
Area code770
FIPS code13-47196[2]
GNIS feature ID0356368[3]
Websitewww.loganville-ga.gov

Loganville is a city in Walton and Gwinnett counties, Georgia, United States. The population was 10,458 at the 2010 census. Loganville is located about 36 mi (58 km) east of Atlanta and is part of the Atlanta metropolitan area.

History[edit]

An early variant name was "Buncombe".[4] It was then renamed after James Harvie Logan, an early settler.[5]

The Georgia General Assembly incorporated Loganville as a town in 1887.[6]

Geography[edit]

Loganville is in western Walton County, with the city limits extending west into southeastern Gwinnett County. U.S. Route 78 (Atlanta Highway) passes through the center of town, leading east 5 miles (8.0 km) to Monroe, the Walton County seat, and west 32 miles (51 km) to downtown Atlanta. Georgia State Route 20 leads northwest from Loganville 10 miles (16 km) to Lawrenceville, the Gwinnett County seat, and southwest 15 miles (24 km) to Conyers. Georgia State Route 81 leads northeast 16 miles (26 km) to Winder and south 18 miles (29 km) to Covington.

According to the United States Census Bureau, Loganville has a total area of 7.4 square miles (19.1 km2), of which 7.3 square miles (19.0 km2) is land and 0.04 square miles (0.1 km2), or 0.60%, is water.[7] The population was 10,458 at the 2010 census.[7] It is about 36 mi (58 km) from downtown Atlanta and is part of the Atlanta metropolitan area.[8]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1880242
189033839.7%
190043127.5%
191060039.2%
192071118.5%
1930631−11.3%
1940627−0.6%
195069911.5%
196092632.5%
19701,31842.3%
19801,84139.7%
19903,18072.7%
20005,43570.9%
201010,45892.4%
202014,12735.1%
U.S. Decennial Census[9]

2020 census[edit]

Loganville racial composition[10]
Race Num. Perc.
White (non-Hispanic) 6,305 44.63%
Black or African American (non-Hispanic) 5,109 36.16%
Native American 32 0.23%
Asian 410 2.9%
Pacific Islander 4 0.03%
Other/Mixed 721 5.1%
Hispanic or Latino 1,546 10.94%

As of the 2020 United States census, there were 14,127 people, 4,101 households, and 3,112 families residing in the city.

2010 census[edit]

As of the census of 2010, the population of Loganville was 10,458. The median age was 34.8. There were 3,825 households which represented a housing unit occupation rate of 91.6%. 69.6% of the occupied housing units were owner occupied.

The racial and ethnic composition of the population was 70.0% White, 22.1% Black, 0.3% Native American, 2.3% Asian, 0.1% Pacific Islander, 3.0% reporting some other race and 2.2% reporting two or more races. 6.8% of the population was Hispanic or Latino of any race.[11]


Education[edit]

Loganville is a part of the Walton County board of education. Loganville has a full complement of grade schools from primary to high school. Loganville High School recently moved into 8-AAAAA classification, based on student population.

Schools[edit]

Public schools[edit]

The following schools are part of the Walton County Public School System that serve the Loganville, Georgia area:

The following schools are part of the Gwinnett County Public Schools System:

Private schools[edit]

Points of interest[edit]

Notable people[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "2020 U.S. Gazetteer Files". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved December 18, 2021.
  2. ^ "U.S. Census website". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  3. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  4. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Loganville, Georgia
  5. ^ Krakow, Kenneth K. (1975). Georgia Place-Names: Their History and Origins (PDF). Macon, GA: Winship Press. p. 135. ISBN 0-915430-00-2.
  6. ^ Acts Passed by the General Assembly of Georgia. J. Johnston. 1887. p. 508.
  7. ^ a b "Geographic Identifiers: 2010 Demographic Profile Data (G001): Loganville city, Georgia". American Factfinder. U.S. Census Bureau. Retrieved November 30, 2016.[dead link]
  8. ^ Keating 2001, p. 51.
  9. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Retrieved June 4, 2015.
  10. ^ "Explore Census Data". data.census.gov. Retrieved 2021-12-13.
  11. ^ 2010 general profile of population and housing characteristics for Loganville from the US Census.

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