Some Things You Need to Know About When Moving to Johns Creek, GA

Johns-Creek

Moving to a new location without doing your research is not a good idea. This decision can totally change your life so you need to learn everything you can about your new neighborhood long before you start packing your things. To make this task a lot easier for you, here are some things you need to know before moving to Johns Creek, GA.

Population

As of June 2015, Johns Creek has a total population of 80,993. Average household size is 2.9. More than 63% of the population is Caucasian, 23% is Asian (Korean, Indian and Chinese), 9.5% is African American and 5.2% is Hispanic. 67.7% of the residents are married while 32.3% are single.

Income

Median household income is $116,655 while average household income is $155,573. Average per capita income is estimated at $53,209.

Housing

Out of the 29,281 housing units in Johns Creek, 73.3% are owner-occupied while 22.1% are renter-occupied. 4.6% are vacant. Median home value is placed at $470,424 while average home value is estimated at $530,841. Home appreciation the last 12 months has been pegged at 16.40%.

Employment

The unemployment rate was 6.1% which is lower than the national average of 7.9%. The number of jobs in the area increased by about 1.77% during the last 12 months.

Education

Johns Creek public schools are recognized nationally for the academic achievements of their students and the active involvement of the parents and the community. As a result, Johns Creek students consistently rank at the top of national test scores and excel in all walks of school life. The 11 public elementary, 4 middle and 4 high schools in Johns Creek are part of the Fulton County School System, one of the oldest and largest school districts in Georgia.

Entertainment

Johns Creek offers a lot of ways to enjoy the outdoors. The Chattahoochee River (The Hooch) is famous for its trout while Lake Lanier, which is one of the best fishing lakes in the country, is famous for its bass. The area’s mild climate also allows golf and tennis lovers to enjoy their favorite sports all year round.

Healthcare

Emory Johns Creek Hospital offers a full range of services including surgery, cardiology, oncology, advanced imaging capabilities and intensive care, and is staffed with board certified emergency physicians.

You will surely love everything Johns Creek has to offer so don’t hesitate to make it your new home! Let Tammie help you find the best property that will suit your family’s needs. Please visit her main website at http://tammiecarter.crye-leike.com or her blog at https://tammiecarter.wordpress.com/ for more valuable tips on selling or buying a home. Request A Complimentary Comparative Market Analysis (CMA) Today!

Photo courtesy of www.johnscreekga.gov.

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