Price range: $40,000s-$600,000s
Taxes: About 1.5 percent of the sale price
Styles: Traditional, ranch, split-level, European
Schools: Britt Elementary, Brookwood Elementary, Craig Elementary or Magill Elementary, Snellville Middle or Alton C. Crews Middle, Brookwood High or South Gwinnett High
More on schools: schools.ajchomefinder.com
Take U.S. 78 east past Stone Mountain. Snellville is at the intersection of U.S. 78 and Ga. 124.
For sale right now
$199,900: 2482 Folsom St., Snellville 30078. A new four-bedroom, two-and-a-half bath home in The Preserve at Briscoe with a fireplace and a covered front porch.
$624,900: 1441 Lakeshore Drive, Snellville 30078. A seven-bedroom, five full- and one-half bath home built in 1988 in the Waterford Township neighborhood with a sunroom and separate area for a teen suite.
Community information provided by David Pace with The Real Estate Office.
Housing trends in ZIP code 30078
Sales of new homes: 57, down 41 percent
Sales of existing homes: 346, up 18 percent
Median price of new homes: $194,900, down 15 percent
Median price of existing homes: $117,900, down 19 percent
Source: AJC’s Metro Home Sales Report, 2009 data