A recent Atlanta Regional Commission (ARC) study has big news for Forsyth County. The study indicates that the county’s population and employment ranks will more than double by 2040. The growth projections place Forsyth in the top five metro Atlanta areas in terms of population and job growth increase. These five metro areas are predicted to grow by 3 million people and add 1.5 million in new jobs by 2040. Between 2010 and 2040, Forsyth County is expected to grow by 114 percent to a population of 378,000. At the same time, the job growth for the county is estimated at 114 percent.

Today, the Forsyth County school system is growing by 1,700 students per year and leads the state in new student enrollment. The school district is the ninth largest of Georgia’s 180 school districts and its growing trend is expected to keep up with the ARC study. Children living on the west side of the county off of Post Road attend Vickery Elementary School, Vickery Middle School and West Forsyth High School. Located just minutes from these fine schools is a neighborhood called Vickery – a beautiful master planned community centrally located close to the towns of Alpharetta and Cumming.

Morris and Raper Realtors currently represents two new home communities in Forsyth County.

Vickery Condos offer luxurious condo homes within the heart of popular Vickery Village located in Cumming, Georgia of South Forsyth County. These spacious 2 bedroom, 2.5 bath homes are maintenance free with high end designer finishes and offer all the fun and convenience of their award winning amenity package with 55 acres of parks and green space, 8 tennis courts, pool oasis, basketball courts, playground, walking trails, 2 lakes, restaurants, shopping, Forsyth YMCA and more! Priced to sell from $159,900.


Wyndham Park is a new home community located in Suwanee, Georgia within the popular Johns Creek Neighborhood. This quiet enclave of new homes offers a variety of distinctive custom homes priced from the $350’s. Tucked away in serene South Forsyth County, homeowners benefit from low Forsyth county property taxes and the excellent Suwanee School District which includes John’s Creek Elementary, Riverwatch Middle and Lambert High School.


Morris and Raper Realtors specialize in the sales and marketing of brand new single-family homes, townhomes and condominiums. Renowned in the Southeast as experts in our field, Morris and Raper Realt highly qualified and competitively superior when it comes to helping you locate and purchase the new home of your dreams.


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  1. Wow, big news for Forsyth County! According to the Atlanta Regional Commission, our population and job ranks are set to double by 2040. That’s some serious growth! With the county expected to hit a population of 378,000, it’s clear that Forsyth is on the rise. And with top-notch schools like Vickery Elementary and West Forsyth High leading the way, it’s no wonder families are flocking here. Plus, with luxurious condo options like those in Vickery Village, there’s something for everyone. Here’s to an exciting future ahead!

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