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Atria North Point

100 Somerby Drive, Alpharetta, GA 30009

(63 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Atria Senior Living is proud to offer exceptional independent living, assisted living and supportive living communities in Georgia. Atria North Point provides gracious senior living in the Metro Atlanta area. When searching for a retirement living community or senior apartment to call home, visit...

Sunrise At Ivey Ridge

2950 Old Alabama Road, Alpharetta, GA 30022

(53 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

In elegant, residential environments, we deliver the finest in senior care, and are recognized internationally for both quality and innovation. Guided by our Principles of Service, Sunrise affords families peace-of-mind by providing today's seniors with a range of personalized assisted living...

Ivy Hall Assisted Living

5690 State Bridge Rd, Johns Creek, GA 30022

(34 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed

Peace of mind for Residents and their Families is the underlying tone of the Ivy Hall Assisted Living lifestyle. Located on the borders of Alpharetta, Johns Creek, Cumming and Duluth, the area offers immediate access to fine restaurants, theatres, and upscale shopping. Residents can select from...

Oaks at Alpharetta

253 N Main St, Alpharetta, GA 30009

(34 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

The Oaks at Alpharetta was opened in 1997 as Dogwood Forest. We are a senior living community in the beautiful city of Alpharetta, Georgia, in Fulton County. Our sophisticated, home-like community sits on a large landscaped lot in the heart of the city, surrounded by lush gardens, inviting shops...

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Cottonwood Estates

255 Vaughan Drive, Alpharetta, GA 30009

(29 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

We believe that Cottonwood Estates Gracious Retirement Living is so much more than walls and windows - it's a place to enjoy home-cooked meals, game night, or a quiet evening with family and friends. It's where you always feel comfortable, safe, and secure.At Cottonwood Estates, our management...

Vitality Living Milton

2925 Webb Rd, Milton, GA 30004

(25 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

At Vitality Living Milton our mission is to create a vibrant community where residents, families and team members can be themselves, live purposefully and experience a profound sense of belonging. At the core of this is our vision to have a community where residents thrive, families engage, and...

Legacy Ridge at Alpharetta

4125 N Point Pkwy, Alpharetta, GA 30022

(28 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

If you or your loved one are looking for assisted living or memory care services in Alpharetta, GA, our community will meet their needs and more. Set against a charming Southern backdrop with greenery, walking paths and gardening beds, Legacy Ridge at Alpharetta provides a scenic and enriching...

The Phoenix at Milton

13943 Highway 9 N, Milton, GA 30004

(22 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Emblem Alpharetta

1000 Fanfare Way, Alpharetta, GA 30009

(20 reviews)

1 Bed, 2 Bed

Exclusively designed community for active adults 55yrs. and older offering un-rivaled convenience and elegance in age-restricted apartment living.  A luxurious and affordable home with beautiful clubhouse amenities allows you to choose the services and lifestyle you want....

Arbor Terrace at Crabapple

12200 Crabapple Road, Alpharetta, GA 30004

(15 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

Arbor Terrace at Crabapple provides the highest quality of geriatric care and assisted living in the Alpharetta, Georgia area, including innovative memory care designed specially for seniors who are living with Alzheimer’s disease or another type of dementia. Arbor Terrace at Crabapple provides...

Addington Place of Alpharetta

762 North Main Street, Alpharetta, GA 30009

(17 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Welcome to the new Welcome to the new Addington Place of Alpharetta! An elegant senior living community full of warmth, decorated with fine furnishings, stunning artwork and more often than not the scent of something delicious baking in the kitchen. A place where independence thrives but help is...

Village Park of Alpharetta

12300 Morris Rd, Alpharetta, GA 30005

(13 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

WE ARE NOW OPEN!Welcome to Village Park - where days are for rediscovering and reconnecting, recreation is an art worth mastering and relaxation is always well deserved. We call it Next-Level Senior Living. You'll just call it home.NOW OPEN in the heart of Alpharetta. We offer bungalows,...

The Mansions of Alpharetta

3700 Brookside Pkwy, Alpharetta, GA 30022

(14 reviews)

1 Bed, 2 Bed

The Mansions at Alpharetta features all-inclusive senior independent living (spacious one and two bedrooms available) with all utilities paid including gas, water, electricity, trash, local phone, expanded basic cable and Internet. Open now, these large apartments feature spacious closets, washer...

Tapestry House Assisted Living

2725 Holcomb Bridge Rd, Alpharetta, GA 30022

(12 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Tapestry House Assisted Living, as an Insignia Senior Living Community, is guided by its mission of providing "Safe and Joyful" Environments for seniors. Tapestry House's location is one of its many attributes. It is in the midst of Alpharetta, GA with convenience to retail opportunities but also...

Village Park Milton NOW OPEN

555 Wills Rd, Alpharetta, GA 30009

(3 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Village Park Milton is a former equestrian property, with pieces and parts of the new community re- purposed from the former. The goal of the community is the whole person. This is achieved through chef-led dining, health and wellness and an active social life. Come join us!

Inspired Living at Alpharetta

11450 Morris Road, Alpharetta, GA 30005

(1 review)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Inspired Living at Alpharetta is a vibrant and innovative community that offers assisted living and memory care options. Whether you or your loved one needs a little assistance or requires personalized memory care, you can be assured that we will provide a lifestyle that brings comfort, safety,...

The Mansions of Alpharetta Assisted Living & Memory Support

3675 Old Milton Parkway, Alpharetta, GA 30005

(0 review)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

The Mansions at Alpharetta offers care-free living in graciously appointed surroundings in our Assisted Living and Memory Care communities that are located on our beautiful, large, landscaped campus.In our Assisted Living community, each private or semi-private suite is offered with an affordable...

Addington Place of John's Creek

5050 Kimball Bridge Road, Johns Creek, GA 30005

(32 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

Welcome to Addington Place of Johns Creek! A beautiful community of warmth decorated with fine furnishings, stunning artwork and more often than not the scent of something delicious baking in the kitchen. A place where independence thrives but help is just a call away.Addington Place is centrally...

The Regency House

341 Winn Way, Decatur, GA 30030

(133 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

The Regency House provides a fulfilling, independent lifestyle in a welcoming environment. Situated in a quiet corner of DeKalb, an Atlanta suburb, you'll love the convenience of living in our charming city with the peace of being a part of our secluded, caring community. With easy access to...

Smoky Springs

940 South Enota Dr NE, Gainesville, GA 30501

(98 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

Smoky Springs provides a fulfilling, independent lifestyle in a welcoming environment. Nestled near the Northeast Georgia Mountains and overlooking Lake Lanier, Smoky Springs is the home you've been looking for. Residents love the peace and quiet of a country home with big city conveniences...

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Cost of Independent Living in Alpharetta, GA

Independent Living costs differ by location and facility, as many communities offer different levels of care, amenities, and activities. Prices also vary based on how much — or how little — assistance a senior needs.

Monthly average independent living cost comparisons
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  • $3,301
  • $3,541
    Alpharetta, GA
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    Buford, GA
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    Woodstock, GA
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What is independent living?

Independent living offers a stress-free lifestyle for older adults. Independent living communities don’t provide personal care or supervision, but do offer generally healthy adults opportunities for socialization and hassle-free living. Independent living services often include:

  • Nutritious meals and snacks
  • Housekeeping
  • Laundry
  • Home maintenance and repairs
  • Social activities and outings
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Learn More About Independent Living in Alpharetta, GA


Independent living communities in Alpharetta, Georgia are housing arrangements designed exclusively for older adults. While residents live independently, most communities offer amenities, activities, and other services.

Cost of Independent Living in Alpharetta, GA

The median monthly cost for an independent living community in Alpharetta, Georgia is $3,100 for the city proper and $3,028 for the metropolitan area.

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Cost of Living


As one of Atlanta’s wealthiest suburbs, the cost of living in Alpharetta is rated nearly forty points higher than the national average. However, the city has a below average grocery index rating which means that most of the cost of living is tied to taxes and property values. All index scores are based on a scale where the national average is set at 100.

Cost-of-living index Grocery index Median rent Rent burden Median home value Median family income Estate tax
138 93 $1,827 17.1% spend over 30% of their income on rent $366,018 $98,489 None



Local Hospitals


The top hospitals and medical centers that service Alpharetta include:

  • Wellstar North Fulton Hospitals – This community is known for its accredited cancer program and primary stroke center.
  • Northside/Alpharetta Medical Campus – This campus has over 200 physicians who can assist you with a wide range of services.
  • Regency Hospital – This hospital specializes in caring for patients with acute or chronic respiratory disorders. They treat patients who are mechanical ventilator dependent, have chronic lung disease such as COPD, are recovering from a stroke, or who have other respiratory ailments or surgical complications.



Weather and Climate


Alpharetta has a humid subtropical climate according to the Koppen climate index. This means that the summers are incredibly hot and humid while the winters are very rainy. The rain in Alpharetta tends to fall in bouts of torrential downpour. On average, the humidity level for Alpharetta is roughly 70%. The humidity levels are usually highest during the month of August at about 74%.

Seasonal Temperatures

Average summer temp Typical summer high Typical summer low Average winter temp Typical winter high Typical winter low
80°F 91°F (July) 67°F (July) 46°F 58°F (December) 33°F (January)


Air Quality

Average air quality index rating Average maximum air quality index rating
47 (Good) 61 in June (Moderate)

During the peak seasons the average air quality conditions are rated moderate. This means that those who are unusually sensitive or have chronic lung diseases like COPD should consider limiting the amount of time they spend on outdoor exertion.


Average monthly precipitation Average maximum monthly precipitation Average yearly snowfall
4” 5” (December) 2”



Demographics and Values


Alpharetta is considered a wealthy conservative suburb that holds traditional family values in high regard. While the city of Atlanta and most of Fulton county voted Democrat in the last election, Alpharetta voted Republican. Many of the citizens are also very religious with a high population of Southern Baptists.

2016 Presidential Election for Fulton County

Voted Democratic Voted Republican Voted Third Party
67.7% 26.9% 5.5%


Population Statistics

Population metro area Population city proper Population density Population trend
6,020,364 65,799 944 people per square mile Growing at a rate of 0.85%



Median 55+ 60+ 70+ 80+
38 21% 9% 3% 3%


Highest Level of Education

High-school diploma College degree Graduate degree
10% 65% 26%


Race & Ethnicity

Asian Black Hispanic Native American Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian White Two or more
19.8% 12.2% 8.4% 0.4% <1% 57.0% 2.5%



Total crimes Property crimes per 1,000 citizens Violent crimes per 1,000 citizens
1,268 19 1



Unemployed Participate in the labor force Have some form of disability Live in poverty Widows Veterans
5% 70% 7% 7% 4% 5%

Alpharetta is not considered friendly to members of the LGBTQ+ community. This means that members of the community may face discrimination or bigotry from the general public.


Arts, Culture, Entertainment, and Recreation


As a wealthy suburb of Atlanta, the city of Alpharetta has access to all of the arts and cultural opportunities that the metropolitan area has to offer. For shopping options there is the North Point Mall which has a number of big-name department stores. There is also Avalon, a 86-acre development with more than 500,000 square feet of retail stores and a 12-screen premium theater. The planned community combines resort-level hospitality with walkable shopping, dining, and entertainment options.

There are many parks in the city that offer great opportunities for a leisurely stroll. One of the local favorites is Wills Park, which has paved walking trails and a dog park. A popular spot among veterans is the Alpharetta Walk of Memories. The small park has a number of permanent military hardware fixtures including an Iroquois Helicopter. The walk honors local veterans as well as their friends and family members who served in conflicts throughout history. The Alpharetta Senior Center also offers regularly scheduled events and activities in order to promote social interaction among seniors and the community. The Old Milton County History Museum offers a glimpse into the local history of the area with their exhibits on the civil war.


As a suburb of Atlanta, the city of Alpharetta has access to the Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority (MARTA), which provides bus and rail service throughout the metropolitan area.

Frequently asked questions about Independent Living facilities in Georgia

Inspired Living at Alpharetta, Ashford Landing and Heartis Suwanee are the top rated independent living facilities near Alpharetta, Georgia. See full list of communities.

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