Dawsonville, GA 

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Dawsonville, Georgia is a small city located in the foothills of the North Georgia Mountains and is known for its historical landmarks, outdoor recreation activities, and friendly locals. With only a population of around 3,000 people, Dawsonville is the perfect destination for those looking for a quiet and peaceful getaway. The city boasts several popular attractions such as Amicalola Falls State Park, Don Carter State Park, and Lake Lanier Islands. Visitors to Dawsonville also appreciate its many antique stores, restaurants serving local cuisine, and its bustling downtown area. The reviews of this town are overwhelmingly positive with many visitors raving about how welcoming the locals are and how much there is to do around town. The historical sites provide great insight into the history of Georgia while the outdoor activities provide plenty of opportunities for adventure. Whether it’s enjoying a leisurely stroll through downtown or taking part in some exciting outdoor excursions, there’s something for everyone in Dawsonville!

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The Essence of a "Good Ole Boy" Small Town - 4/11/2021
After living here for over twelve years, I am qualified to offer unbiased information about life in Dawsonville. For the most part, this is not a place for just anyone to live. It is extremely conservative and lacking diversity. Local government is poorly managed on many levels. Ethnic or minority groups are not generally welcomed. There are always exceptions, but the most friendly faces outsiders are going to meet will be the cashiers at Publix, a truly good grocery store! If you like big trucks, neighbors who fire off 500 rounds of ammo on the weekends, religious folks who try to coerce you into attending their churches and snub you if you don't, and really slow internet speeds, this is the place for you. ATV's abound on and off the road, and there are no noise ordinances or laws against what most people consider cruelty to animals. On the upside, the weather is nice, winters are pretty mild, and the flora is beautiful. There are parks with great walking trails, although one Read More

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Curious about more than quality of life - 3/7/2014
Am interested in learning about politics, cost of living, climate, quality of life of other locations within and beyond Read More

Small Town - 8/11/2010
The town of Dawsonville is small in my eyes but it is slowly growing. Read More

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