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Welcome to Dacula ...

The city of Dacula is located in Gwinnett County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Dacula has a population of 6,366 people<2> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Dacula.

Dacula is 1,130 feet [344 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Dacula lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Area Codes for Dacula: (470)<4>, (678) & (770)

The ZIP code for Dacula: 30019<5>

Websites for Dacula ...

Junior League:   www.jlgnf.org/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Dacula had an population of 6,366 people. This is an increase of 43.31% since the 2010 Census.

At the time of the 2010 Census, Dacula had a population of 4,442 people. This makes Dacula the county's 9th most populous community.

The population of Dacula represents 0.05% of the population of Georgia (which has 9,687,653 people), making it the state's 135th most populous community.

More information can be found on the Census Page for Dacula.

Adding Dacula to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Dacula in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Dacula was

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Dacula on our Genealogy Page.

Communities near Dacula ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Dacula.

  • Johns Creek [Fulton County]
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    • Johns Creek [Fulton County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the west of Dacula
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 85,192 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Johns Creek have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Johns Creek
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Johns Creek<8>
  • Peachtree Corners [Gwinnett County]
  • Lawrenceville [Gwinnett County]
  • Duluth [Gwinnett County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Duluth
    • Duluth [Gwinnett County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the west of Dacula
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 29,676 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Duluth
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Duluth<8>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Sugar Hill [Gwinnett County]
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      • Sugar Hill [Gwinnett County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the northwest of Dacula
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 25,132 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sugar Hill
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sugar Hill<8>
    • Suwanee [Gwinnett County]
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      • Suwanee [Gwinnett County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<6> to the northwest of Dacula
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 21,803 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Suwanee have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Suwanee
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Suwanee<8>
    • Snellville [Gwinnett County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Snellville
      • Snellville [Gwinnett County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the southwest of Dacula
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 20,185 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Snellville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Snellville<8>
    • Winder [Barrow County]
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      • Winder [Barrow County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the east of Dacula
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 18,273 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Winder have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Winder
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Winder<8>
    • Norcross [Gwinnett County]
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      • Norcross [Gwinnett County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the west of Dacula
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 18,003 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Norcross have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Norcross
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Norcross<8>
    • Buford [Gwinnett County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Buford
      • Buford [Gwinnett County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the northwest of Dacula
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 15,750 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Buford
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Buford<8>

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Dacula. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Dacula.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Dacula. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Dacula.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Dacula. See our Newspapers Page for Dacula.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Dacula ...

Looking for more information about Dacula? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Dacula, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Dacula.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Gwinnett County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Dacula. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Gwinnett County: www.co.gwinnett.ga.us/

The official website for State of Georgia: https://georgia.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Georgia's counties, including Gwinnett, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Dacula.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Dacula - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Of the area codes for Dacula, area code (470, 678) is an overlay.
<5>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Dacula). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Dacula or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Dacula) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Dacula. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from DaculaOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Dacula. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.9881, Longitude: -83.8943    
<7>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<8>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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