Lula is a city in Hall and Banks counties in the U.S. state of Georgia. Most of the city is in Hall County, with a small eastern portion of the city located in Banks County. The population was 2,758 at the 2010 census. The Hall County portion of Lula is part of the Gainesville, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area. Lula is the home of RailRoad Days, a yearly festival held usually every May.
Lula is the railroad junction between the Atlanta northeast line and the Athens north line of Norfolk Southern Railway.
As of the census of 2000, there were 1,438 people, 531 households, and 399 families residing in the city. The population density was 520.1 inhabitants per square mile (200.8/km2). There were 585 housing units at an average density of 211.6 per square mile (81.7/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 89.71% White, 8.14% African American, 0.42% Asian, 0.07% Pacific Islander, 1.25% from other races, and 0.42% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 2.23% of the population.