Atlanta Independent Living

Average Cost: $4,500

Atlanta Independent Living Facility Costs

The median cost of Independent Living in Atlanta for a single-occupancy apartment is $3,106/month (SeniorHomes.com - 2015). This monthly cost typically includes rent, utilities, dining, housekeeping and transportation.

Cost of Atlanta Independent Living Communities

Community Starting Price
Mount Vernon Village $2,395/month

Cost of Nearby Independent Living Communities

Community City Starting Price
Belmont Village Johns Creek Suwanee $3,040/month
Coventry Place Decatur $1,845/month
Remington House Conyers $2,675/month
Southern Plantation Loganville $1,995/month
Creekside Pines Retirement Community Dallas $1,845/month
Hammond Glen Retirement Community Sandy Springs $1,745/month
Laurel Grove Lawrenceville $2,274/month
The Regency House Decatur $2,149/month
Dunwoody Pines Retirement Community Dunwoody $1,225/month
Sterling Estates of East Cobb Marietta $4,370/month
Atria North Point Alpharetta $4,802/month
Somerby of Peachtree City Peachtree City $2,995/month
Parc at Duluth Duluth $3,300/month
Village Park at Spalding Norcross $4,195/month
Parc at Piedmont - East Cobb Marietta $2,690/month
Village Park Senior Living Alpharetta $3,695/month
Ashton Hall Lawrenceville $2,400/month
Marietta Life Center Marietta $2,000/month
Inspired Living at Alpharetta Alpharetta $4,000/month
The Sheridan at Eastside Snellville $3,175/month
Silverleaf Senior Living Doraville $1,195/month
Somerby Sandy Springs Sandy Springs $3,395/month
Vickery Rose Retirement Community Roswell $2,800/month
Cost data provided by senior living communities and compiled by SeniorHomes.com is subject to change without notice. This data is for informational purposes only and may contain inaccuracies. Your actual senior living costs may vary depending on your personal situation.
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Reviews of Atlanta Independent Living Communities

The Hallmark Buckhead

Review by Local Professional

Expert

The Hallmark is a beautiful independent living community next to upscale shopping and dining. It now also has an assisted living area to be even more responsive to residents' needs. The elegant surroundings provide a backdrop for the many activities that residents participate in.

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The Hallmark Buckhead

Review by Sharon

Consumer

I'm in the assisted living side of The Piedmont at Buckhead (Hallmark Buckhead). It's an excellent community. It's a lovely place and the staff is marvelous. They provide breakfast, lunch, and dinner. The dining area is wonderful. You are more than able to go in and talk with the chef about concerns if you have them...

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Mount Vernon Village

Review by Evelyn

Consumer

Mount Vernon Village was a very nice place. The apartment was very nice. There were lots of trees on the grounds, which would have been important to my mother. It's less than one mile from the Benson Senior Center, which has a lot of activities, and that's a big plus...

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Mount Vernon Village

Review by James

Consumer

My father is enjoying Mount Vernon Village. We chose it because they offer independent living and assisted living, if necessary. The accommodations are very good. The amenities in the apartment are excellent and the accommodations throughout the place are in line with our expectations...

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HearthSide Brookleigh

Review by disappointed tenant

Consumer

The community is not for truly active seniors as described. Rules and regulations are geared toward tenants who fall between assisted living and active with limitations. The quality of the the units are not good. Care was not taken to clean properly before move in. Difficulty keeping maintenance staff...

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Sunrise of Huntcliff Summit I

Review by JJ

Consumer

My mom loved Sunrise of Huntcliff Summit. The tour was excellent. They took us to all the different options and showed us around the whole facility. There's a pool, walking paths, and common areas, and it goes from independent to assisted living. The apartments were very nice and everybody was very friendly...

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Map of Atlanta Independent Living Facilities

Information About Independent Living Facility in Atlanta

Atlanta Independent Living CommunitiesBeing one of the most populous cities of the United States and Atlanta, the capital of Georgia, is hailed as an international economic hub. Located in what used to be the intersection of two railroad lines, the city not only rose from the ashes following the Civil War, but went on to become one of the major node of global economy. Atlanta has temperate climate with warm summers, mild winters, and abundant rainfall evenly distributed all year round. With its perfect weather, rich culture and burgeoning economy, it's really not a surprise that many seniors opt to live in Atlanta independent living centers.

Attractions

The days are never dull with Atlanta's many attractions. People get to experience firsthand the city's flourishing arts and culture by visiting museums and theaters like High Museum of Arts, Museum of Designs Atlanta (MODA), Alliance Theater, and Fox Theater. Atlanta's calendar of activities is also filled with festivals all year round. For seniors who love the outdoors, Stone Mountain Park  is the place to be since it's where nature meets civilization; with wide range of activities like laser light show, fun adventures and a huge granite mountain that stood imposingly in the background. Some the city's most popular recreation options include Six Flags over Georgia, the Georgia Aquarium, World of Coca-Cola., Atlanta Zoo, Chastain Park Amphitheatre and Underground Atlanta.

Senior Activities

Atlanta Independent Living CommunitiesEvery year, Atlanta honors its senior residents by holding Older Atlantans Month. During this month, the city organizes senior-oriented events and programs. Seats for Seniors program is another effort of the city to recognize older people's contribution to the community. To date, more than 200,000 tickets to sports and entertainment event have been distributed to seniors in Atlanta for free. Aside from these city-initiated events, seniors residing in Atlanta independent centers can participate in activities organized by senior community centers in Atlanta. Such activities include exercise classes, special craft groups, movie trips, bingo and other fun games.

Medical Facilities

Three of the best hospitals in Georgia are in Atlanta, namely: Emory University Hospital, Shepherd Center, and Wesley Woods Geriatric Center. Between these three top-ranked hospitals, are several other medical centers that offer superior healthcare services in varying specialties like endocrinology, gastroenterology, geriatrics, nephrology, ophthalmology, rheumatology, and other specialties. Atlanta independent living center residents can take advantage of one the best healthcare facilities in the country and have access to education and support services provided by these top-notch hospitals.

Transportation

Atlanta's public transportation is operated by Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority (MARTA) and is comprised of buses and rail transits. The city's transportation infrastructure is very extensive making it very easy for seniors in Atlanta independent living centers to get around the city. Moreover, all buses and rail cars are designed with special features to accommodate seniors with limited mobility and people with disabilities. Eligible seniors enjoy discounted fares if they hold MARTA's Reduced Fare Breeze cards. Atlanta is a flourishing city with deep and diverse roots making up its cultural fabric. The abundance of trees within the city and presence of natural landscapes makes Atlanta endearingly unique. For many seniors, the stark contrast of cityscapes and natural landscapes is what made them choose to live in Atlanta independent living centers as opposed to living anywhere else. Back to Top