Buford is a city located within the Counties of Hall and Gwinnett. Buford has a total area of about 38 sq. kms. and is located at an elevated height of about 1185 ft. above the ground level. Buford was ranked 3 in a recent CNN Money survey among a 100 places to live and start a business. The Mall of Georgia is located here and it is a source of various activities in the region. Other important sectors of the economy includes the education and the media industry. The health care sector is also quite advanced in the region. Other activities are trade and business.
P.K. Sam is a notable person of the area.