Located in the fastest growing area of Georgia, the dynamic city of Dacula straddles the Winder Highway and the Seaboard railroad in the "V" created by I-85 and Route 316. The city was named by former postmaster John W. Freeman, who suggested "Dacula" as a combination of "Decatur" and "Atlanta." Today, nearly 4,700 Dacula residents enjoy small-town living and easy access to the Atlanta metropolitan area via I-85. Real estate options in Dacula consist of single-family detached homes and estate properties.(more)
Dacula is strategically positioned half-way between cosmopolitan Atlanta and academic Athens, home of the University of Georgia. The city is also part of Gwinnett County Public Schools. Industries that provide employment in Dacula include manufacturing, retail trade, construction and educational, health and social services.
Dacula is surrounded by exciting Gwinnett County attractions such as Lake Lanier, Château Élan Winery and Resort, Gwinnett Braves Stadium, the Mall of Georgia. Additionally, the Dacula Athletic Association provides an unparalleled recreational environment for city residents. Newly renovated Dacula Park sits on 51 pristine acres and hosts an outdoor pool, six softball/baseball fields, a freestanding football field, a picnic pavilion, two playgrounds, a 1.4 mile multi-purpose trail, a sand volleyball court and the Cleve Langley community room. Atlanta's hotspots to enjoy include Turner Field, Centennial Olympic Park, Atlanta Zoo, and the Georgia Aquarium, all which are less than an hour's drive away.
Price Range of Dacula Houses
An affordable market of lovely single-family homes in Dacula can be found with a starting price of $100,000 and can exceed $850,000 in price. Interested homebuyers can expect average listing prices for properties in Dacula to run in the low $270,000 range, which can buy you a 5 bedroom/4 bathroom single-family home in the Daniel Park subdivision. Million dollar homes with a considerable amount of acreage and in some of Dacula's more exclusive neighborhoods are available for purchase as well.
Dacula Real Estate Stats and Trends for the week of April 19th, 2020: homes priced around $286,673 compared to $295,534 the previous week, showing a decrease of less than -3%. For Sunday, April 19th, the current national mortgage rate for a 30 year fixed mortgage is 4.51%; the 15 year fixed rate is at 3.90%. For a loan larger than conventional conforming loans, or 'jumbo' loan, the 30 year rate is 4.41%, while the 15 year jumbo rate currently is at 4.12%.