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Senior housing types near Buford, GA

  • Wickshire South Lee Buford

    Wickshire South Lee Buford

    4355 S Lee St, Buford, GA 30518
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    Brookdale South Lee Buford is a senior care community offering assisted living and memory care services in Buford Georgia. We also have a sister independent living community. Buford is located in the Atlanta metropolitan area and exudes southern charm and hospitality, with lovely walking paths,...

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  • The Mansions at Gwinnett Park - Senior Independent Living

    The Mansions at Gwinnett Park - Senior Independent Living

    2400 Buford Drive NE, Lawrenceville, GA 30043
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    Mansions Senior Living (the parent company of The Mansions at Gwinnett Park) has been ranked 33rd in the nation by FORTUNE Magazine and Great Places to Work as a "Top 100 Winner Best Workplaces for Aging Services." Visit one of communities and find out for yourself why our staff and residents say...

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  • Heartis Suwanee

    Heartis Suwanee

    4055 Suwanee Dam Road, Suwanee, GA 30024
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    Offering Independent Living, Assisted Living, and Memory Care, Heartis Suwanee provides the support you need to remain living as independently as possible, plus everything you want to continue to lead a full, active, and enjoyable life. It’s the perfect balance of 24-hour support and an engaging...

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  • Arbor Terrace Hamilton Mill

    Arbor Terrace Hamilton Mill

    3581 Braselton Highway, Dacula, GA 30019
    (12)
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    Arbor Terrace Hamilton Mill provides the highest quality of geriatric care and assisted living in the Dacula, Georgia area, including innovative memory care designed specifically for those affected by Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias. Every resident receives unique and personalized care and...

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  • Towne Club Windermere

    Towne Club Windermere

    3950 Towne Club Windermere, Cumming, GA 30041
    (19)
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    Towne Club Windermere is a Resort Style Senior Living Community that offers Independent, Assisted Living with One and Two Bedroom full size apartments and Memory Care. We are committed to your wellness and dedicated to exceeding your expectations. Towne Club offers the luxury of resort-style...

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  • Discovery Village at Sugarloaf

    Discovery Village at Sugarloaf

    1220 Satellite Boulevard, Suwanee, GA 30024
    (28)
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    Welcome to Discovery Village At Sugarloaf, a senior-living community located in Suwanee, Georgia, just northeast of Atlanta, designed to offer a blend of independence, active lifestyle, comfort and security for you to enjoy your retirement years, no matter what stage of life you are in. Discovery...

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  • Linwood Estates Gracious Retirement Living

    Linwood Estates Gracious Retirement Living

    1611 Lawrenceville-Suwanee Rd, Lawrenceville, GA 30043
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    At Linwood Estates we have an abundance of heart, and we can’t wait to share it with you. Our caring management team is here for you any time, day or night, because we live here too. We participate in activities and pour coffee at mealtime and take time to get to know each of our residents. Plus,...

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  • Celebration Village Forsyth

    Celebration Village Forsyth

    3000 Celebration Blvd, Suwanee, GA 30024
    (3)
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    Celebration Village is a Masterpiece Senior Living Community that promotes individualized growth in older adults. We do this by facilitating areas of engagement through spiritual, intellectual, physical and social enrichment. Celebration Village Forsyth has 5 distinct neighborhoods: Active Adult...

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  • Park at Johns Creek

    Park at Johns Creek

    4345 Alta Drive, Suwanee, GA 30024
    (29)
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    Stylish and vibrant. Modern and uncomplicated. Spacious and thoughtfully designed. Urban excitement and suburban convenience. That's what living is like at Park at Johns Creek. If you're looking for sophistication, warmth and a sense of community, you've come to the right place. You'll find a home...

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  • Belmont Village Johns Creek

    Belmont Village Johns Creek

    4315 Johns Creek Parkway, Suwanee, GA 30024
    (24)
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    The townspeople of Johns Creek, Georgia proudly proclaim that their city is one of America's best places to live. The founders of Belmont Village agree and that's why they brought their vision for one of the best facilities for senior living to this area. From our mature landscaping and generous...

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  • Ashwood Meadows

    Ashwood Meadows

    11190 Medlock Bridge Rd, Johns Creek, GA 30097
    (21)
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    At Ashwood Meadows we have an abundance of heart, and we can’t wait to share it with you. Our caring management team is here for you any time, day or night, because we live here too. We participate in activities +pour coffee at mealtime and take time to get to know each of our residents. Plus, each...

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  • Parc at Duluth

    Parc at Duluth

    3315 Peachtree Industrial Boulevard, Duluth, GA 30096
    (21)
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    Reader’s Choice Award 2018 – Best Senior Living! Gwinnett Daily Post Offering the premier lifestyle choice for active seniors, Parc at Duluth has served families in Duluth, Johns Creek and Gwinnett since 2003. From fine dining in the warm company of friends to wellness and engagement programs that...

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  • Ashton Manor at Sugarloaf

    Ashton Manor at Sugarloaf

    1155 Lawrenceville Highway, Lawrenceville, GA 30046
    (15)
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    Mainstay Senior Living purchased this community in 2019 and has been implementing programs and a fresh look to the community that has been serving the area for so long. Come see why people love calling Ashton Manor "HOME".

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  • The Mansions of Alpharetta - Senior Independent Living

    The Mansions of Alpharetta - Senior Independent Living

    3700 Brookside Parkway, Alpharetta, GA 30022
    (9)
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    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...

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  • Gracemont Assisted Living & Memory Care

    Gracemont Assisted Living & Memory Care

    4960 Jot-Em-Down Road, Cumming, GA 30041
    (36)
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    Gracemont Senior Living is a senior community located on the northern border of Georgia in the town of Cumming. Gracemont is located in a lightly populated rural countryside that is dotted with small forests and neighbors Dunroven Lake. The nearby city of Dawsonville offers a wide selection of...

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  • Village Park Milton NOW OPEN

    Village Park Milton NOW OPEN

    555 Wills Rd, Alpharetta, GA 30009
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    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!

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  • Village Park of Alpharetta

    Village Park of Alpharetta

    12300 Morris Rd, Alpharetta, GA 30005
    (8)
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    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, cottages,...

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  • Inspired Living at Alpharetta

    Inspired Living at Alpharetta

    11450 Morris Road, Alpharetta, GA 30005
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    Inspired Living at Alpharetta is a vibrant and innovative community that offers assisted living, memory care, and independent living options. Whether you are active and independent, need a little assistance, or require personalized memory care, you can be assured that we will help design a rewarding...

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  • Laurel Grove

    Laurel Grove

    2899 Five Forks Trickum Road, Lawrenceville, GA 30044
    (37)
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    Laurel Grove provides a fulfilling, independent lifestyle in a welcoming environment. Located in Lawrenceville, a picturesque, friendly suburb of Georgia, Laurel Grove offers you a cozy home just minutes away from the convenience of the city. We're close to The Avenue Mall, two area hospitals and...

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  • Village Park Peachtree Corners

    Village Park Peachtree Corners

    5701 Spalding Dr, Peachtree Corners, GA 30092
    (9)
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    Village Park at Spalding, in Peachtree Corners, opened September 1, 2015. We are a senior living community designed to offer a blend of independence, active lifestyle and safety for you to enjoy your retirement years, no matter what stage of life you are in. Our campus offers a variety of options...

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  • Cottonwood Estates

    Cottonwood Estates

    255 Vaughan Drive, Alpharetta, GA 30009
    (27)
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    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...

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  • Smoky Springs

    Smoky Springs

    940 South Enota Dr NE, Gainesville, GA 30501
    (69)
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    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 just...

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  • Atria North Point

    Atria North Point

    100 Somerby Drive, Alpharetta, GA 30009
    (44)
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    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...

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  • Cottages at Noble Village NOW OPEN

    Cottages at Noble Village NOW OPEN

    5019 Noble Village Way, Lilburn, GA 30047
    (1)
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    Thank you for your interest in The Cottages at Noble Village. We are located in Lilburn, Georgia just across from the recently opened City Hall and Gwinnett Public Library. Our secure gated community features spacious ranch style 2BR/2BA cottages with attached garages. The modern farmhouse style...

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  • The Mansions at Sandy Springs

    The Mansions at Sandy Springs

    3175 River Exchange Drive, Sandy Springs, GA 30092
    (19)
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    The Mansions at Sandy Springs - Senior Independent Living is located in Peachtree Corners, GA. Nestled in a country setting with the convenience of shopping, dining entertainment and medical services. The Mansions at Sandy Springs is a wonderful place to call home and suitably located for your...

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  • Gardens of Gainesville

    Gardens of Gainesville

    3315 Thompson Bridge Rd, Gainesville, GA 30506
    (28)
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    The Gardens of Gainesville is situated at the base of the North Georgia Mountains on the outskirts of downtown Gainesville and a short distance from Lake Lanier. Offering Independent Senior Living (with services available), Assisted Living and Memory Care, The Gardens of Gainesville offers true...

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  • Sanford Estates

    Sanford Estates

    500 Walton Way, Roswell, GA 30076
    (13)
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    * Located in beautiful Roswell, Georgia - one of the safest cities in the state, only a few minutes from Downtown Atlanta * Opened in December, 2016 * Part of Hawthorn Retirement Group, offering over 45 years of experience providing gracious retirement living environments for seniors * Residents...

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  • Brookdale Chambrel Roswell

    Brookdale Chambrel Roswell

    1000 Applewood Drive, Roswell, GA 30076
    (55)
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    Here, you can do more of what you love. Whether you’re looking for independent living, a personal care home or memory care, our senior living community in Roswell, Georgia, has care options to meet your changing needs. You’ll have the lifestyle you want, plus care if you need it. When it comes to...

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  • Vickery Rose Retirement Community

    Vickery Rose Retirement Community

    295 E Crossville Rd, Roswell, GA 30075
    (3)
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    At Vickery Rose Retirement Community, we offer a variety of community features. Residents can enjoy regular off-site adventures and excursions. Cats and dogs are allowed in private quarters. Our property is conveniently located near accessible public transportation. We offer free wi-fi and high...

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  • Silverleaf Senior Living

    Silverleaf Senior Living

    2001 Clear View Ave, Atlanta, GA 30340
    (8)
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    Silverleaf Senior Living is a unique, Mixed-Use Community for active aging adults offering studio as well as one and two bedroom apartments designed with comfort and independence in mind. We have a single building, with distinct portions of the building for each use, Independent Living and Hotel....

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  • The Retreat at Loganville

    The Retreat at Loganville

    580 Tommy Lee Fuller Drive, Loganville, GA 30052
    (49)
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    We make true retirement living easy and enjoyable at the Retreat at Loganville. Whether in our independent living Villas and Cottages, our personal care Manor House, or our Alzheimer's Pearl, residents focus on living each day to the fullest. We greet all residents and their families with...

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  • Sunrise at Huntcliff Summit I

    Sunrise at Huntcliff Summit I

    8592 Roswell Road, Atlanta, GA 30350
    (22)
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    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, and over 30 years experience; Sunrise affords families peace-of-mind by providing today's seniors with a range of...

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  • Dunwoody Pines

    Dunwoody Pines

    4355 Georgetown Square, Atlanta, GA 30338
    (66)
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    Dunwoody Pines is an affordable all-inclusive retirement community, located in the heart of Dunwoody, just minutes from shops, restaurants and major hospitals. A Sunshine Retirement Living Community, we offer a variety of amenities to simplify your life, including three chef-prepared meals daily, on...

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  • Somerby Sandy Springs

    Somerby Sandy Springs

    25 Glenlake Pkwy NE, Sandy Springs, GA 30328
    (26)
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    So convenient to the perimeter of Atlanta, our community of Somerby Sandy Springs is a real gem offering Independent Living, Assisted Living and Memory Care living and care options on one campus. Situated on a full six acres, it’s tucked away from the hustle and bustle yet is easy for family members...

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  • Vernon Springs Senior Living

    Vernon Springs Senior Living

    690 Mount Vernon Hwy NE, Atlanta, GA 30328
    (20)
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    At Vernon Springs Senior Living, we have elevated senior living to a new level of luxury and style in a distinctive community. We area a family owned and operated facility. Our family has been in the senior care business for over 25+ years. We care about you and your family. We too are mothers and...

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  • Jackson Oaks Senior Living

    Jackson Oaks Senior Living

    50 Sumner Way, Jefferson, GA 30549
    (27)
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    Located in historic Jefferson, Georgia, and situated on 5 acres overlooking an 8-acre lake, Bentley Assisted Living at Northminster offers a friendly and homey environment. Designed to promote socializing, Bentley Assisted Living at Northminster provides a great room with a cozy fireplace and four...

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  • Arbor Terrace Hamilton Mill Independent Living

    3577 Braselton Highway, Dacula, GA 30019
    (2)
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    Arbor Terrace Hamilton Mill will provide the highest quality of independent living in the Dacula, Georgia area. Every resident will receive unique and personalized care and attention tailored to where they are and what they need most. At Arbor Terrace Hamilton Mill, both residents and their families...

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  • Garden Plaza at Lawrenceville

    230 Collins Industrial Way, Lawrenceville, GA 30043
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    Garden Plaza at Lawrenceville, Georgia, offers an elegant setting for seniors looking for an independent living community to call home. Residents at Garden Plaza enjoy a carefree lifestyle, with friendly staff taking care of life’s tedious tasks such as apartment maintenance and housekeeping. This...

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  • Ashford Landing

    3521 Blair Cir., Atlanta, GA 30319
    (1)
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    Ashford Landing is a senior housing complex in the Brookhaven suburb of Atlanta, which is located in western DeKalb County, Georgia. Brookhaven features a historic area, an urban town center, many safe residential neighborhoods, and numerous restaurants. The area offers close access to Atlanta...

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  • Ashford Parkside

    3522 Blair Circle, Atlanta, GA 30319
    (4)
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    The Ashford Parkside is a stunning senior housing for those over the age of 62 that live in North DeKalb County in Ashford, GA. Not only are the senior housing apartments an excellent choice for those who want the freedom of independence without any of the menial tasks, but they are located right...

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  • Mount Vernon Village Retirement Living

    475 Mt Vernon Highway NE, Atlanta, GA 30328
    (19)
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    Mount Vernon Village is tranquil independent living community nestled in quiet corner of Atlanta, Georgia. Our large community is part of Fulton County and located in a beautiful residential area and is lovingly landscaped with crepe myrtles, dogwoods, English ivy and an array of seasonal plants and...

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  • The Phoenix at Braselton (Opening Summer 2020)

    The Phoenix at Braselton (Opening Summer 2020)

    1929 Friendship Road, Hoschton, GA 30548
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  • Brickmont of Milton

    Brickmont of Milton

    2925 Webb Rd, Milton, GA 30004
    (19)
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  • Highland Manor

    198 North Corners Parkway, Cumming, GA 30040
    (1)
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  • Everleigh Halcyon

    6550 Halcyon Way, Alpharetta, GA 30005
    (1)
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  • Ashton Senior Living

    1012 Enota Ave NE, Gainesville, GA 30501
    (8)
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  • The Veranda at Grove Way

    735 Myrtle Street, Roswell, GA 30075
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  • The Phoenix at Union Hill (Assisted Living and Memory Care Opening Summer 2020)

    9651 Union Hill Road, Canton, GA 30115
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Buford, Georgia

Independent Living

An Independent Living Community provides residents the choice to live an active life while assuring their essential needs have been met. Basic needs such as meal planning and housekeeping are handled by staff and a calendar of recreational and social activities is provided, allowing residents the autonomy to use their time as they choose, free from daily responsibilities. Along with their daily needs being met, residents can enjoy an opportunity to live among peers, surrounded by others of similar ages and interests. Residents' quarters consist of private living spaces, each with their own kitchen. The independence of apartment life is still enjoyed, offering opportunities to entertain guests and visitors in a private and personal setting. While policies vary between locations, numerous residences allow pets as well. Nursing and health care services can always be arranged for with private care providers as desired. There are a variety of expenses and advantages to consider when deciding on an independent living community. It is important to learn if these amenities are included in your plan: Waiting list deposit, initial assessment fee, cable TV, housekeeping, private phone, laundry, internet access, and parking. The conveniences associated with independent living include healthcare center, game/TV room, fitness center & swimming pool, restaurant-style dining hall, laundry service, concierge services, community activities, and golf course.

Cost of Living

Senior community price is determined by the community in which it is located. The median monthly rent in Buford is around $1,036 and the median price for a home for Buford is approximately $185,065. The rent burden for Buford is around 18.3% of the average monthly income.

Demographics and Values

Demographically, Buford is 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 3.4% Asian, 0.1% Native American, 11.3% other or not specified, 13.2% black, 1.7% mixed race, 31.6% Hispanic, and 70.3% white. In Buford, 6.2% of the population are veterans of the United States armed forces. In Buford, 12.2% have some form of disability, 6.6% consider themselves widows, 24.8% do not have health insurance, and 17.1% live in poverty. Of the population of Buford 22.6% have a college degree, 28.7% have a high-school diploma, and 6.4% have a graduate degree. Based on gender, 50.2% are female and 49.8% are male. The median age of Buford is 36 years old. Buford has a population density of 327 people per square mile. The current population of Buford consists of 14,868 people.

State Information

An overview of Georgia

Based on natural beauty, Georgia ranks 20th in the nation. The quality of life enjoyed by the average Georgia citizen is ranked 17th nation-wide. Additionally, Georgia is ranked 39th by healthcare standards. There are 151 hospitals and 251 health centers that service a population of 10,626,983. The top three hospitals in the state are considered to be Adventhealth Gordon, Wellstar Paulding Hospital, and And Piedmont Columbus Regional Northside. The state of Georgia has a cost of living index of 91.2 where a score of 100 is the national average, and anything below 100 is considered less expensive than the national average. The state has a grocery index rating of 96.9 and a housing index rating of 73.8.

Social demographics of the state

During the latest presidential election, 51% voted for the Republican candidate while 46% voted for the Democratic candidate. In Georgia, 42% of the population attend some form of religious service and there are 12,292 different congregations. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-<1%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%, with the most common Christian denominations consisting of Evangelical Protestant-38%, Mainline Protestant-12%, and Historically Black Protestant-17%. In Georgia there are 622 masonic lodges. In Georgia, 26% of the population is over the age of 55. The median age in the state is 37. In terms of diversity, Georgia ranks 13th in the nation.

State-wide weather information

On average, the humidity rating for Georgia is around 71%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of August at around 75%. The average temperature in the winter falls to around 47F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 70F during the month of February. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 24F during the month of January. The average temperature in the summer rises to around 79F. The average high summer temperature is around 95F in the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 57F in the month of June. On average, Georgia has an air quality index rating of around 37.8 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of March with a rating of 43.9 AQI. The average monthly precipitation for the state of Georgia is around 4.17 inches. The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of August at around 8.46 inches. While residents of Georgia mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it's important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Georgia can include hurricanes, floods, tornadoes, and and earthquakes (moderate).

Wildlife to be found in Georgia

The state of Georgia has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of red cedar, maples, scaly-bark, and mountain laurel. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the salamanders, the mockingbird, the cottonmouth snakes, or the bass. The state animal of Georgia is the north Atlantic right whale.