Award-winning Suwanee is a friendly, progressive community committed to maintaining a high-quality of life for its residents. They're proud of the numerous awards their community's efforts have garnered over the years and are delighted to have been recognized by Money Magazine as one of th ecountry's best small communities in which to live. Most of all, though, they're gratified that their residents and business owners are proud to call Suwanee "home". Located about 30 miles north of Atlanta, Suwanee is well-known around the region for it's distinctive parks, crowd-pleasing events, and high-quality mixed-use developments. Like many Gwinnett County communities, Suwanee began as a small agricultural town with strong ties to the railroad. Today, the City works hard to retain its charm and sense of neighborliness and to manage growth in smart, innovative ways.