Duluth, Ga.

Duluth, Ga.

Nearest major city: Atlanta
Population: 23,672
Median family income: $93,962
Median home price: $164,830
Unemployment rate: 9%
Violent crime index: 26

A wealthy, fast-growing suburb of Atlanta with a town green, Duluth has a mall, civic and cultural center, arena, arts center, and theater. Residents can also join golf and country club communities. The housing in Duluth includes single-family detached homes, condominiums, and town houses. There are several schools in the area, which is part of the Gwinnett County Public Schools district.