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Country Gardens Lanier

255 Elm St, Cumming, GA 30040

4.3
(51 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

Country Gardens Lanier Country Gardens Lanier offers a beautiful senior living community home for those who are looking to live in Cumming, GA. Our community is in close proximity to several beautiful parks, the library, senior center, great shopping, the Cumming Aquatic Center and Veterans War...

The Villas at Canterfield

815 Atlanta Highway, Cumming, GA 30040

4.1
(49 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

The Villas at Canterfield is a senior living community located in a quiet, upscale and unique neighborhood in Cumming, Georgia which is in Forsyth County. It was planned for convenience and offers a luxury home atmosphere with a world class standard of living. The community has spacious,...

Oaks at Post Road

3875 Post Road, Cumming, GA 30040

4.4
(38 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

Oaks at Post Road is a proud recipient of the Forsyth County News, Best of Forsyth - Reader's Choice Award for 2019 and 2020. Each aspect of the community has been built with the best interests of elders in mind, fulfilling a mission that CEO Alex Salabarria and his father began more than two...

Oaks at Gracemont

4960 Jot-Em-Down Rd, Cumming, GA 30041

3.4
(38 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

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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Towne Club Windermere

3950 Towne Club Windermere, Cumming, GA 30041

4.8
(21 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

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...

Oaks at Shiloh Point

7955 Majors Rd, Cumming, GA 30041

4.1
(18 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed

Our newest community, Dogwood Forest of Cumming is located in Cumming, Ga., not too far from Ga. 400. Dogwood Forest of Cumming offers superior care in a well-designed living environment consistent with what Dogwood Forest communities are known for. Our living environments have all of the details...

Lanier Place

440 Tribble Gap Road, Cumming, GA 30040

3.6
(19 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Lanier Place is known for being warm, inviting, and active. We are located in the center of Cumming, Georgia, south of the Sawnee Mountain Preserve and near many other parks and recreational areas. Our residents enjoy the local shopping and entertainment offered in Cummings, including the popular...

Brickmont of John's Creek

2305 Peachtree Pkwy, Cumming, GA 30041

4.3
(8 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Live Where You're Loved, is a philosophy that our team embraces and lives every day. Here, you will find all the conveniences and amenities you want, along with the specialized services you need, allowing you the freedom to maintain your independence and a full, enriching lifestyle.Enjoy a wide...

The Mann House Assisted Living & Memory Care (Cumming & Johns Creek)

8025 Majors Rd, Cumming, GA 30041

(0 review)

Studio, 2 Bed

The Regency House

341 Winn Way, Decatur, GA 30030

4.5
(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

4.4
(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...

Camellia Place

294 Rope Mill Rd, Woodstock, GA 30188

4.9
(82 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed

Welcome to a new kind of assisted living that opened in May 2016.Camellia Place is a distinctive neighborhood of six single-story homes and a community house.Each home features 16 individual suites with walk-in closets and private baths as well as gated courtyards and front porches.A community...

The Phoenix at Tucker

2060 Idlewood Rd, Tucker, GA 30084

4.7
(80 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

The Phoenix at Tucker is a family-oriented Assisted Living and Memory Care community that builds on the success and experience that the founders have developed through the years. Located in Tucker, Georgia, The Phoenix offers exceptional care in a beautiful environment with comfortable rooms and...

Brookdale Chambrel Roswell

1000 Applewood Drive, Roswell, GA 30076

4.3
(80 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

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...

Dunwoody Pines Retirement Community

4355 Georgetown Square, Atlanta, GA 30338

4.2
(78 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

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,...

The Retreat at Loganville

580 Tommy Lee Fuller Drive, Loganville, GA 30052

3.8
(83 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private, 2 Bed

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...

Antebellum James Burgess

1520 James Burgess Rd, Suwanee, GA 30024

4.1
(66 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

Creekside Pines Retirement Community

1011 Merchants Dr., Dallas, GA 30132

4.7
(56 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

At Creekside Pines Senior Living Community, we pride ourselves on offering you choices that allow you to live your life the way you want. It's a simple concept that means you can take control of your time, find comfort in your surroundings, and be part of a community of friends and neighbors. Now...

Legacy Ridge Neese Road

756 Neese Road, Woodstock, GA 30188

4.3
(60 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Come and see Legacy Ridge at Neese Road's new renovations.

Atria North Point

100 Somerby Drive, Alpharetta, GA 30009

4.2
(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...

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Cost of independent living in Cumming, 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
  • $3,250
    National
  • $3,304
    State
  • $3,610
    Cumming, GA
  • $3,595
    Woodstock, GA
  • $3,395
    East Ellijay, 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 Cumming, GA

Welcome to Cumming, Georgia! This close-knit city thrives on small town charm, while also offering plenty of entertainment. Seniors can expect festivals and other local events, along with warm, picturesque beaches.

Independent living communities — also known simply as retirement communities — in Cumming, Georgia are geared towards seniors who are able to live on their own, without daily assistance, and prefer to live among people their age. This usually means residents are self-sufficient and do not require hands-on care. Think of Cumming retirement communities as age-restricted (typically 55+) complexes, which provide organized activities, meal services, and transportation.

Cost of Independent Living in Cumming, GA

The median monthly cost of independent living in Cumming is about $3,872. The median monthly cost of independent living in the state of Georgia is around $2,624.

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Cost of Living

Index Scores

All index scores are based on a scale that has the national average set at 100. A score of 200 indicates that the cost is two times greater than the national average, while a score of 50 indicates that the cost is half the average.

Household Expenses Health Care Insurance Entertainment Grocery Clothing
92 88 90 89 92 92

Income and Housing

Median income age 45-64 Median income age 65+ Median household income Average individual income Median employee salary Average property tax One-bedroom apartment gross rent estimate
$60186 per year $27189 per year $52771 per year $25222 per year $38971 per year $1803 per year $858 per month

Local Hospitals

The top hospitals that service Cumming include Northside Hospital Forsyth, Emory Johns Creek Hospital, and Saint Joseph’s Hospital of Atlanta.

Northside Hospital Forsyth

  • Facility type: short-term acute care
  • Bed count: 180+
  • Specialties: sleep studies, joint replacement, wound care

Emory Johns Creek Hospital

  • Facility type: short-term acute care
  • Bed count: 110
  • Specialties: vascular surgery, physical therapy, robotic surgery

Emory Saint Joseph’s Hospital

  • Facility type: short-term acute care
  • Bed count: 180+
  • Specialties: cardiac rehabilitation, carotid stenting, chemotherapy

Weather and Climate

Cumming’s climate is classified as humid subtropical, which forecasts mild, generally warm temperatures and abundant precipitation. The average humidity level is 71%, and humidity levels are often highest during July at about 76%.

Seasonal Temperatures

January Average January Maximum January Minimum
39.5°F 49.89°F 29.1°F

July Average July Maximum July Minimum
77.2°F 87.5°F 66.79°F

Air Quality

  • Relative Air Quality Index: 90

This index is based on a scale that has the national average set at 100. A score of 200 indicates twice the presence of air pollutants than the national average, while a score of 50 indicates half the presence.

Precipitation

  • Average Annual Precipitation: 54.5″

Demographics and Values

Population Statistics

Median age Percent of population over 65 Population Population Density Average Household Size
37.21 19% 7,395 1,123.2 per square mile 2.52

Race & Ethnicity

American Indian or Alaskan Native Asian Black Hispanic or Latino Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Two or More Races White (not Hispanic or Latino)
0.1% 2.4% 5.4% 28.8% 0.1% 1.5% 62.5%

These figures were taken from the most recent U.S. Census.

LGBTQ+ Inclusivity

These scores were taken from the Human Rights Campaign’s Municipal Equality Index.

  • Non-discrimination laws in Cumming, GA: 30/30
  • Overall inclusivity: 100/100

2016 Presidential Election Results for Forsyth County

Democratic Republican Other
23.7% 70.6% 5.7%

Arts, Culture, Entertainment, and Recreation

About 40 minutes outside of Atlanta, the smaller neighboring city of Cumming is a relaxing and friendly locale for seniors. The city’s beloved Lake Sidney Lanier offers boat ramps, pavilions, and beaches, presenting the perfect opportunity for sun and swimming. A surrounding 692 miles of shoreline provide a chance to either hike or stroll through the area’s charming and unique shops. Seniors who love fishing can visit the site to catch a variety of colorful species, including rainbow trout and bluegill.

The Cumming Fairgrounds stand out as another popular attraction. With an event calendar full of antique road shows, concerts, rodeos, and “Food Truck Fridays,” seniors searching for festivities can find them among this vibrant backdrop.

Shoppers with a love for both national retailers and vintage boutiques will enjoy living in Cumming. The large shopping center The Collection at Forsyth includes storefronts like DSW, Talbots, and Barnes & Noble. Meanwhile, Out of the Chest Antiques and Lakewood 400 Antiques Market promise eccentric homeware and other delights.

Transportation

The city’s public transportation is limited, with no regular bus service. However, seniors can participate in Dial-a-Ride, a ride-share service for Forsyth County residents. A transportation program called Senior Services aims to help the city’s elder adults, in particular. Currently, Cumming has brought forth plans to expand these two programs. In nearby Atlanta, the Atlanta Regional Transit Plan offers bus routes to surrounding cities in the metropolitan area.

Frequently asked questions about Independent Living facilities in Georgia

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

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