CUMMING: County Seat of Forsyth County
Cumming, the county seat of Forsyth County, was established in 1834. The city is said to be named either for Colonel William Cumming of Augusta, a prominent lawyer, or by local Cherokee Indians for Sir Alexander Cumming of England, who settled in America in 1729 and became a Cherokee leader.
Cumming is known for its number of campgrounds in the city, including Bald Ridge Creek Park, Sawnee Park and Shady Grove Park. Also located near Cumming is the historical Mill Covered Bridge, built in 1906, which spans Settendown Creek.
The Lanierland Music Park provides visitors with top name country music entertainment from early summer to late fall. According to the 2000 Census, the City of Cumming had a population of 4,220 persons. Between 1990 and 2000, the city experienced a population increase of 49.2%, compared to the state growth during this period of 26.4%.
Buying Real Estate in Cumming
People are beginning to take an interest in Cumming real estate as an alternative to more expensive properties elsewhere in the Atlanta area of Georgia.
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