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Ashton Senior Living

1012 Enota Ave NE, Gainesville, GA 30501

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Smoky Springs

940 South Enota Dr NE, Gainesville, GA 30501

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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...

Morningside of Gainesville

2435 Limestone Parkway, Gainesville, GA 30501

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In the heart of Hall County, the area known as the 'Hospitality Capital of the World,' Morningside of Gainesville is convenient to the North Georgia Mountains and the city of Atlanta. We rank at the top as a prestigious community and are committed to the health and happiness of older adults. For...

The Phoenix at Lake Lanier

2601 Thompson Bridge Rd, Gainesville, GA 30501

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Gardens of Gainesville

3315 Thompson Bridge Rd, Gainesville, GA 30506

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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...

Hamilton Place

2215 Old Hamilton Place, Gainesville, GA 30507

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"Hamilton Place is a Personal and Alzheimer’s care community that offers an innovative and exciting approach to carefree living during your retirement years. We offer the comforts of home, along with services and amenities that are designed expressly to meet the needs and interests of our...

Manor Lake Gainesville

2900 McEver Road, Oakwood, GA 30566

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Cedarhurst of Oakwood

4251 Hudson Drive, Oakwood, GA 30566

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Pave the way to a carefree life when choosing to reside at The Waterford at Oakwood with today's most desired amenities and thoughtful features. Our goal is to enrich the lives of our Assisted Living and Memory Care residents by providing an environment that is physically, mentally, spiritually...

Gracemont Senior Living

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

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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...

The Phoenix at Braselton NOW OPEN

1929 Friendship Road, Flowery Branch, GA 30542

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Oaks at Hampton

5610 Hampton Park Drive, Cumming, GA 30041

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Oaks at Hampton is proud to be an Eden Alternative® certified assisted living and memory care community located in Cumming, Georgia. The Eden registry exists to honor those organizations that have made a formal commitment to transforming traditional methods of care into an approach that puts the...

Oaks at Braselton

5373 Thompson Mill Road, Hoschton, GA 30548

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Oaks at Braselton is conveniently close to local churches, shopping areas, the Northeast Georgia Medical Center, and other medical offices. The single story stylish craftsman style property features 46 assisted living apartments and 34 memory care apartments. Each aspect of the community has...

Brickmont of John's Creek

2305 Peachtree Pkwy, Cumming, GA 30041

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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...

Manor Lake Dawsonville (Opening Summer 2021)

3769 Kallie Circle, Dawsonville, GA 30534

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Charter Senior Living of Buford

4450 Old Hamilton Mill Road, Buford, GA 30518

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Built for One Thing: YouOur community is designed from the ground up to provide you with the perfect canvas on which you can paint your best senior living life. Choose us for your next home sweet home and you can trade the worries and hassles that often come with living at home for a better, more...

Arbor Terrace Hamilton Mill

3581 Braselton Highway, Dacula, GA 30019

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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...

Wickshire South Lee Buford

4355 S Lee St, Buford, GA 30518

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Live life to the fullest in South Lee Buford. Select your apartment or cottage and make it your own. Each apartment has abundant natural light, space and kitchenettes. Cottages feature full-kitchens with up-to-date appliances. Sit on the porch of your cottage and connect with neighbors around the...

North Georgia Assisted Living

181 Memory Ln, Dawsonville, GA 30534

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The Retreat at Buford

3177 Gravel Springs Rd, Buford, GA 30519

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At The Retreat at Buford, you can find comfortable community living for your senior. We are located in Buford, Georgia, on luscious landscaped courtyards complete with walking trails. Through our apartment style rooms, that come in four different layouts, we provide independence to the elderly...

Country Gardens Lanier

255 Elm St, Cumming, GA 30040

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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...

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Gainesville, Georgia


Independent Living

For those who desire to live primarily without personal assistance but wish for the convenience of having housekeeping taken care of by professionalls, an Independent Living Community might be the perfect option. Basic tasks such as meal planning and housekeeping are handled by staff and a calendar of recreational and leisure activities is provided, allowing residents an opportunity to use their time as they see fit, free from daily obligations. Along with their daily needs being met, residents can enjoy the opportunity to live among peers, in a community with 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 socialize with guests and visitors in a private and personal setting. While policies differ between communities, many residences allow pets as well. If residents decide they would like to enlist the services of independent medical providers, they always have the option. There are a number of costs and benefits to keep in mind when selecting an independent living community. It is important to determine if these amenities are included in the service plan: internet access, Waiting list deposit, meals, wellness program, laundry, transportation, cable TV, and private phone. The benefits associated with independent living include fitness center & swimming pool, transportation, golf course, healthcare center, community activities, restaurant-style dining hall, private rental hall, and security guards.


Demographics and Values

Racially, the population of Gainesville is 40.3% Hispanic, 16.7% black, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 70.6% white, 6.4% other or not specified, 2.5% Asian, 0.5% Native American, and 3.1% mixed race. Out of the total population of Gainesville, 27.2% live in poverty, 63.5% participate in the labor force, 22.6% do not have health insurance, and 10.0% have some form of disability. Of the population of Gainesville 26.4% have a high-school diploma, 23.6% have a college degree, and 8.7% have a graduate degree. Based on gender, 47.3% are male and 52.7% are female. The median age of Gainesville is 31 years old. In Gainesville, 6.0% of the population are veterans of the United States armed forces. Gainesville has a population density of 475 people per square mile.


Cost of Living

The overall cost of living can be a major influence when determining which community is the best fit for you or your loved one. The rent burden for Gainesville is around 17.7% of the average person’s monthly income. The median monthly rent in Gainesville is $971 and the median value for a house for Gainesville is approximately $173,137.


State Information

An overview of Georgia

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


Social demographics of the state

In the most recent presidential election, 51% of Georgia residents voted Republican and 46% voted Democrat. In terms of religious values, 42% of Georgia’s population regularly attend some form of service and there are in total 12,292 different congregations. The top three Christian denominations in the state are Evangelical Protestant-38%, Mainline Protestant-12%, and Historically Black Protestant-17%. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-<1%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%. 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. The state of Georgia ranks 13th in the country for diversity.


State-wide weather information

On average, the state receives 4.17 inches of precipitation a month. The most precipitation occurs in August with an average of 8.46 inches of precipitation a month. The average air quality index rating in Georgia is 37.8 AQI. The average air quality index rating peaks in the month of March with a rating of around 43.9 AQI. During the winter, the average temperature in Georgia drops to around 47F. The average high winter temperature is around 70F in the month of February. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around 24F in the month of January. The average temperature in the summer rises to around 79F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 95F during the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 57F in the month of June. Georgia experiences an average humidity rating of about 71%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of August at around 75%. 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 sweetgum, red cedar, white hickories, and flowering quince. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the copperhead snakes, the brown thrasher, the eastern diamondback, or the mockingbird. The state animal of Georgia is the north Atlantic right whale.

Frequently asked questions about Independent Living facilities in Georgia

The Landing of Winder NOW OPEN, Heartis Suwanee and Gateway Gardens are the top rated independent living facilities near Gainesville, Georgia. See full list of communities.

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