Lawrenceville, Georgia






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A Taste of Lawrenceville, Georgia

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DID YOU KNOW THESE FACTS ABOUT LAWRENCEVILLE?

  1. Lawrenceville is a city in and the county seat of Gwinnett County, Georgia, in the United States., as well as the second oldest city in the metropolitan Atlanta area. The Census Bureau estimates the 2010 population at 28,546. Lawrenceville has six ZIP codes (30042-30046, 30049); it is part of the 678/770/404 telephone area code, which is used throughout metropolitan Atlanta.

  2. The two most famous people born in Lawrenceville gained their fame elsewhere. Charles Henry Smith, born in 1826, left as a young man and lived most of his life in other Georgia towns. Beginning during the Civil War, he wrote humorous pieces for Atlanta newspapers under the name Bill Arp. He has been described as the South's most popular writer of the late 19th century, though he is not much read today. Ezzard Charles, born in Lawrenceville in 1921, grew up in Cincinnati, where opportunities for African-Americans were far better at the time than in the Deep South. He eventually was heavyweight boxing champion of the world.

  3. The median income for a household in the city was $43,299, and the median income for a family was $48,557. The per capita income for the city was $19,649.



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Demographics of Lawrenceville, Georgia

By Race

White

Black

Native American

Asian

Hispanic

Total Population

48.0%

32.0%

0.6%

1.1%

22.3%

Because Hispanics could be counted in other races, the totals above could possibly be more than 100%. If you would like a detailed listing of all ethnic groups in the U.S., please Click Here.

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Famous Blacks from Lawrenceville, Georgia

     
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Businesses in Lawrenceville, Georgia


A small percentage of the businesses listed on BlackCityInfo.com may not necessarily be black owned and operated but have received favorable reviews from users who have visited the establishment, or from the owners themselves who warmly seek out African American patronage.


BEAUTY CARE - HAIR SALONS - MULTICULTURAL

  1. Atria Hair Studio -  Category: Black Beauty Salon -   675 Buford Drive Ste 16 Lawrenceville, GA (770) 934-4434  - (visit website)

  2. Bigg Headz Barber Shop -  Category: Barber Shop -  1685 Old Norcross Rd, Lawrenceville, GA 30046 (678) 407-0009

  3. Briana's Beauty Supply -  Category: Black Beauty Supply -  2074 Old Norcross Rd #B Lawrenceville, GA 30093 (678) 407-1660

  4. Dominican Technique Hair Salon -  Category: Dominican Salon -  1956 Duluth Hwy, Lawrenceville, GA 30043 (770) 339-6060

  5. Emaniiís Beauty Supply Inc. -  Category: Black Beauty Supply -  634 Collins Hill Rd # A-3 Lawrenceville, GA (770) 822-0790

  6. For Your Glory! Healthy Hair Salon -  Category: Hair Salon -  109 McConnell Dr, Lawrenceville, GA 30045 (770) 682-0555

  7. Hair Cocktail Lounge -  Category: Black Beauty Salon -  1812 N Brown Rd, Suite 108, Lawrenceville, GA 30043 (678) 926-8030

  8. Kj's Multicultural Hair -  Category: Hair Salon -  629 Scenic Hwy Ste D, Lawrenceville, GA 30046, (678) 261-0377

  9. Locks 4 Life -  Category: Black Beauty Salon -  New Hope RD. Lawrenceville, GA 30045 (770) 845-6241

  10. Mo Jazz Hair Salon -  Category: Black Beauty Salon -  150 Hurricane Shoals Rd NE, Lawrenceville, GA 30045 (770) 513-0515  - (visit website)

  11. Marvelle Hair Braiding -  Category: Hair Salon -  2771 Cruse Rd, Lawrenceville, GA 30044 (770) 931-0565

  12. Mt's Hair Braiding Salon -  Category: Hair Salon -  2522 Cruse Rd, Lawrenceville, GA 30044 (678) 225-5079

  13. Ngozi Hair Studio -  Category: Black Beauty Salon -   Lawrenceville, GA (678) 927-5090  - (visit website)

  14. Roots Barber Shop -  Category: Black Barber Shop -   377 W Pike St, Lawrenceville, GA, 30045 (678) 376-3811

  15. Roots Beauty Salon -  Category: Black Beauty Salon -   57 Hurricane Shoals Rd. Lawrenceville, Georgia 30045 (678) 225-4852  - (visit website)

  16. Rosie Beauty Supply -  Category: Black Beauty Supply -   455 Grayson HWY Suite 124, Lawrenceville, GA, 30045 (404) 676-8345

  17. Salon Studio Suites -  Category: Black Beauty Salon -  1812 North Brown Road, Suite 30 Lawrenceville, GA 30043 (678) 429-0112

  18. The Loc Lounge -  Category: Black Beauty Salon -  1812 North Brown Rd. Lawrenceville, GA 30043 (678) 358-9271

  19. Top Beauty Supply -  Category: Black Beauty Supply -  2100 Riverside Pkwy Suite 111 Lawrenceville, GA 30043 (678) 376-9211

  20. Unique Beauty Supply -  Category: Black Beauty Supply -  1030 Old Peachtree Rd #204 Lawrenceville, GA 30043 (770) 962-6538

  21. Vivacious Braiding -  Category: Hair Salon -  2295 Mint Julep Ct, Lawrenceville, GA 30044 (770) 962-5262

Lawrenceville, GA Dominican Hair Salons  
  Lawrenceville, GA Dominican Hair Salons (video)
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BLACK BUSINESSES - SERVICES - VENDORS ETC.

  1. Dental Office of Dr. Helios Houenou & Isioma Anizor -  Category: Dental -   4825 Sugarloaf Parkway - Suite A Lawrenceville, GA 30044 (888) 768-0908  - (visit website)

  2. Ducor Resturant & Banquet Hall Rental -  Category: Travel Professionals -   706 Grayson Hwy., Village Shopping Center Lawrenceville, GA (770) 696-0287  - (visit website)

  3. Italian Shoes Bags Fashion & Fabrics -  Category: African-American Goods -   1121 Grayson Hwy, Lawrenceville, GA 30045 (770) 339-3111

  4. Tips4college -  Category: Educational Services -   2675 Still Farms Court Lawrenceville, GA 30043 (770) 831-8622

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DINING - CATERING - BBQ - SOUL FOOD

  1. Louise's World's Best Soul Food -  Category: Soul Food -  1455 Pleasant Hill Road , 104 Lawrenceville, GA 30044 (770) 923-1188

  2. Ray's Hot Wings & Seafood -  Category: American, Barbecue, Seafood -  1002 Duluth Hwy Suite 400 Lawrenceville, GA 30043 (678) 242-8640   - (visit website)

  3. Who's Got Soul Southern Cafe -  Category: Soul Food -  1098 Herrington Road, Lawrenceville, GA 30044 (770) 995-6544

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CITY VIDEO CONNECTION


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black/african american special events

Atlanta Area's only Liberian & West African Cuisine Opening Soon


- Grand opening of DUCOR BANQUET HALL, LAWRENCEVILLE. UNDER NEW MANAGEMENT -

We will also be opening the restaurant section very soon. Bookings are now being accepted. 200+ seat newly renovated with full service banquet facilities. For rent, also catering and cash bar available. 706 Grayson Hwy, Village Shopping Center, Lawrenceville, GA 30046. Call 770-696-0287 or 201-755-1055 for more info. NETWORKING PARTY EVERY FIRST FRIDAY.

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CHURCHES



  1. Holy Bethel Church of God in Christ -  Category: Black Churches -  Lawrenceville, Georgia 30044 (678) 377-7929  - (visit website)

  2. Pleasant Hill Baptist Church -  Category: Black Churches -  797 Moon Road Lawrenceville, GA 30046 (770) 962-1910  - (visit website)

  3. Simmons Chapel A.M.E. Zion Church -  245 Nash Street Lawrenceville, GA 30245 (404) 758-7283

  4. Vision of Life Ministries -  Category: Churches -  A Non-Denominational vibrant worship center. A multi-cultural environment which welcomes and embraces men and women, boys and girls from all walks of life. The Holy Spirit flows freely. Men's,Women, and Youth Ministry. Anointed Praise nd Worship. Anointed spoken Word  - 458 N. Chestnut St Lawrenceville, Georgia (678) 206-0688   - (visit website)

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ENTERTAINMENT



  1. Ziggy's Jazz & Blues -  Category: Entertainment -   860 Duluth Hwy. Lawrenceville, Ga 30043 (770) 236-9640

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ANNUAL EVENTS



  1. Fishing to Fight Autism -  Annual Fishing Derby and Program Graduation! (July) 1119 Braselton Hwy. Lawrenceville, Ga. 30043 (678) 557-2757 - (visit website)

    Registration begins 8am -10am day of event. Fishing Begins 10am sharp and the last weigh-in is 1:50pm. (678) 557-2757 for more info.


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