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Senior housing types near Watkinsville, GA

  • Iris Place

    Iris Place

    755 Epps Bridge Parkway, Athens, GA 30606
    (41)
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    Iris Place provides a fulfilling, independent lifestyle in a welcoming environment. Winner of three Readers' Choice Awards for Best Retirement Community, visit us and you'll see why. Situated on beautiful grounds with gracefully elegant facilities, we're just minutes from the charming town of...

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  • Orchard at Athens

    Orchard at Athens

    2750 Atlanta Hwy, Athens, GA 30606
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    Orchard Senior Living is proud to present Athens' premier Assisted Living & Memory Care Community - Orchard at Athens. Get ready to see Assisted Living and Memory Care like you have never seen before. Located just minutes from St. Mary’s and Piedmont Hospital on Atlanta Hwy, Orchard at Athens offers...

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  • The Cottages of Monroe

    The Cottages of Monroe

    601 Breedlove Dr, Monroe, GA 30655
    (5)
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    The Cottages of Monroe The Cottages of Monroe , nestled in the quaint and picturesque city of Monroe, Georgia, offers a unique blend of gracious independent living with convenient access to a wide range of activities. Monroe, Georgia is minutes from Athens - voted #5 in ' The 25 Best Places to...

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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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  • Savannah Court of Lake Oconee

    Savannah Court of Lake Oconee

    1061 Willow Run Road, Greensboro, GA 30642
    (9)
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    Savannah Court of Lake Oconee offers gracious hospitality in a comfortable and elegant atmosphere. You'll fall in love with our beautiful courtyards and spacious porches—true 'meeting places' for residents. At Savannah Court, the accent is on familiarity. Quaint and relaxed common areas...

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  • The Glen at Lake Oconee

    The Glen at Lake Oconee

    1070 Old Salem Rd, Greensboro, GA 30642
    (4)
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    For retirement-aged individuals in prestigious Reynolds Lake Oconee who wish to preserve the affluent lifestyle they have come to love, The Glen offers vibrant resort-style senior living set apart by signature service, sophistication, and unparalleled excellence in independent living, assisted...

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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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  • 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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  • Arbor Terrace Hamilton Mill Independent Living

    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

    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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  • 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 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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  • The Retreat at Conyers

    The Retreat at Conyers

    1504 Renaissance Dr, Conyers, GA 30012
    (33)
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    It's a beautiful lifestyle at REMINGTON HOUSE! We appreciate your interest in our community. REMINGTON HOUSE provides a level of service that is suited for just about everyone. Our apartments allow residents to enjoy community life while still providing a high degree of privacy, independence, and...

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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Foxwood Senior Village

    Foxwood Senior Village

    850 Foxwood Drive, Washington, GA 30673
    (1)
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    About Foxwood Senior Village Foxwood Senior Village is the newest 55 and older independent living community in the heart of Washington, GA. Known for its large number of Antebellum, Victorian, and Colonial homes, Washington, GA has many sites on The National Register of Historic Places. The new...

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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Gracemont Senior Living

    Gracemont Senior Living

    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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  • The Mansions at Decatur - Senior Independent Living

    The Mansions at Decatur - Senior Independent Living

    2677 Lawrenceville Hwy, Decatur, GA 30033
    (7)
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    The Mansions at Decatur is a truly gracious, affordable alternative to maintaining a large home during what can be, the best years of your life. It’s time to enjoy life and no longer feel responsible for cooking meals, mowing the lawn, cleaning the gutters, fixing the water heater or any other...

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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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  • Oconee House

    126 Parks Mill Rd, Buckhead, GA 30625
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    Oconee House is a senior living community located near the banks of Lake Oconee in Oconee, Georgia. Oconee House is located in a quiet, rural area of central Georgia where senior residents can enjoy a bounty of outdoor activities at one of the four large country clubs that are only minutes away....

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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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  • The Sheridan at Eastside

    The Sheridan at Eastside

    1900 Tree Ln, Snellville, GA 30078
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  • Ashton Senior Living

    1012 Enota Ave NE, Gainesville, GA 30501
    (8)
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  • Everleigh Halcyon

    6550 Halcyon Way, Alpharetta, GA 30005
    (1)
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Watkinsville, Georgia

Independent Living

An Independent Living Community permits residents the ability to live an active life while making sure their care requirements are fulfilled. Basic needs such as meal planning and housekeeping are handled by staff and a calendar of recreational and social activities is provided, allowing residents an opportunity to use their time as they choose, free from daily responsibilities. Along with their daily needs being met, residents can enjoy the opportunity to live among peers, surrounded by others of similar age groups and backgrounds. Residents' quarters consist of private living spaces, each with their own kitchen. The independence of apartment life is still enjoyed, offering an opportunity to entertain guests and visitors in a private and personal setting. While policies vary between communities, a number of residences allow cats and dogs as well. If medical or nursing assistance is desired, residents may always enlist the services of independent care providers. There are an assortment of benefits and costs to consider when determining an independent living community. It is important to learn if these amenities are included in the plan: move-in fee, laundry, housekeeping, cable TV, utilities, internet access, transportation, and meals. The amenities associated with independent living include private rental hall, beauty salon & barber shop, security guards, restaurant-style dining hall, golf course, community activities, laundry service, and transportation.

Cost of Living

The neighborhood in which a care community is located might have a huge influence on the total price. The overall cost of living can be a major influence in selecting which community works for your loved one. Per month, the median rent in Watkinsville is $1,158 and the median price of a house in Watkinsville is $185,126. The rent burden for Watkinsville is about 20.9% of the average person's monthly income.

Demographics and Values

Demographically, Watkinsville is 1.6% Asian, 86.9% white, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 0.0% Native American, 3.0% Hispanic, 0.6% other or not specified, 1.6% mixed race, and 9.3% black. Watkinsville has a population density of 341 people per square mile. The total population of Watkinsville consists of 2,892 people. Out of the total population of Watkinsville, 10.6% have some form of disability, 8.6% do not have health insurance, 66.7% participate in the labor force, and 6.8% live in poverty. In terms of education, 22.3% have a high-school diploma, 15.0% have a graduate degree, and 41.6% have a college degree. Out of the total city population, 51.6% are female and 48.4% are male. The median age of Watkinsville is 37 years old. In Watkinsville, 8.7% of the people are veterans.

State Information

An overview of Georgia

Georgia is ranked 17th in quality of life and 39th in healthcare. Residents of Georgia enjoy its natural beauty which ranks 20th in the United States. Out of a national average of 100, Georgia has a cost of living index rating of 91, a grocery index rating of 97, and a housing index rating of 74. There are 151 hospitals and 251 health centers that service a population of 10,626,983. Adventhealth Gordon, Wellstar Paulding Hospital, and And Piedmont Columbus Regional Northside are among the top three highest ranked hospitals in the state.

Social demographics of the state

In Georgia, 26% of the population is over the age of 55. The median age in the state is 37. In the last presidential election 46% of Georgia residents voted Democrat and 51% voted Republican. In terms of diversity, Georgia ranks 13th in the nation. 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 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.

State-wide weather information

The average air quality index rating in Georgia is 37.8 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of March with a rating of 43.9 AQI. The most precipitation occurs in August with an average of 8.46 inches of precipitation a month. On average, the state receives 4.17 inches of precipitation a month. During the summer, the average temperature in Georgia is 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. 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. 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%. 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 mountain laurel, scaly-bark, yellow jasmine, and flowering quince. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the brown thrasher, the eastern diamondback, the cottonmouth snakes, or the copperhead snakes. The state animal of Georgia is the north Atlantic right whale.

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