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Find your perfect senior independent living community in Georgia

Georgia is a wonderful and affordable state for active seniors to retire. Retirement communities in the state combine Southern charm and mild weather with great culture and low costs.

Living in Georgia

Georgia is a highly affordable state for seniors to spend their retirement. It has a low cost of living and some very friendly tax policies for retirees. On top of that, housing is affordable, especially in active adult and other retirement communities. This makes it appealing for seniors looking to make the most of their retirement income.

Alongside that, Georgia also boasts a high level of diversity. Retirees are among the most diverse in the country, with nearly 40% of retirees being non-white. Combined with a laidback lifestyle, it makes for comfortable living in the Peach State.


Georgia boasts warm weather throughout the year. Its winters are mild in most parts of the state, while its summers are less hot than its southern neighbor, Florida.

Things to Do

Golfers will love Georgia for its wide variety of courses throughout the state. In particular, it’s home to the world-famous Augusta National Golf Club, the site of the annual Masters Tournament. Sports fans will find much to love about Georgia sports teams, including those from the University of Georgia.

Active seniors in Georgia will find many hiking trails and parks, especially in the northern part of the state near the Blue Ridge Mountains.


Georgia hosts a rich cultural history, dating from the American Revolution through the Civil War, and into the Civil Rights era. Georgia alone has more than 2000 historical markers, giving history buffs much to explore. 

Atlanta, along with being a world-class city, is an epicenter of black culture and history, especially for its role in the Civil Rights movement. Savannah on the coast combines colonial era architecture with a young vibrant arts scene. Athens also contains thriving art scene.


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What makes Independent Living in Georgia unique?

  • A pool can be found at many communities.
  • Communities often have great access to a city.

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