In the early times there existed a town where boys used to play baseball and street football in the railroad tracks. And while the other cities prosper with the arrival of new faces of businessmen and entrepreneurs, Norcross kept quiet and nothing new was noted.
This was until after a business man named J.J. Thrasher purchased about 200 acres around the first stop north along the proposed railway track. Thrasher named the town after his best friend and colleague Jonathan Norcross who later became the mayor of Atlanta. From then Norcross has grown to be well known city.
Norcross is located in Gwinnett County, Georgia, United States. It is a fifteen minute drive North East of Atlanta. It’s geographically located at 330 56 ’N 840 13’ W. Norcross covers a total area of 4.1 square mile with an elevation of 319m.
The population of Norcross as per 2010 census report is estimated at 16,349. Majority of the population is white with Asians, Africans Americans, Latin Americans and Europeans make up the rest. As a governmental centre, Norcross subsequently attracted a stream of migrants from rural areas that made it one of the largest cities in Georgia.
Apart from the rail that passes through the city, Norcross is easily accessible through roads and highways like Buford highway. The closest airport is Hartsfield Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL) which about is about 24 miles City Of Norcross by car. In case you are willing to flex your muscles, walking is the best way to get around the city center. The distances are short, and the streets are well marked. This can also save you some time in case of traffic.
Among the city’s architectural landmarks are the Norcross City Hall, City of Chamblee, Spaghetti Junction and Buford Highway.
Norcross is home to several educational institutions: Pinckneyville Middle (Peachtree Corners), Summerour Middle, Meadowcreek High School, Norcross High School, Greater Atlanta Christian School (Private School), GIVE Center West and Ashworth College and online/Correspondence University.
Norcross is a friendly small town and this has attracted thousands of visitors monthly from around the world. This has boosted the economy of the town. The city has several welcoming hotels. Some of the internationally recognized hotels are; Country Inn & Suites, Residence Inn and Motel 6 Norcross. Norcross is frequent visited city especially for businessmen and entrepreneurs who are seeking to expand their businesses.
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