Part of the Atlanta metropolitan area, lively Gwinnett County is Georgia’s second most-populous county. It’s home to nearly a million people and has a below-average senior population of only 10.5%. The area has a pleasant southern climate, with hot summers and mild winters with rare snowfall. The county has a variety of outdoor attractions, including Little Mulberry Park, where residents can fish and ride horses, and the Yellow River Wildlife Sanctuary. The area also has a variety of Southern cultural attractions, which include festivals and fairs as well as a range of famous soul food restaurants for which the region is known.

There are dozens of assisted living communities in Gwinnett County. They share an average price of $4,000 per month, which is less than the national average. Georgia is very tax-friendly toward retirees, which can help make assisted living in Gwinnett County even more affordable.

Directory of Assisted Living Facilities in Gwinnett County, GA

2019, 2021, 2022

Parc at Duluth

3315 Peachtree Industrial Boulevard, Duluth, GA, 30096

Parc at Duluth is located near Abbotts Bridge Recreation Area and the Chattahoochee River in Norcross, Georgia. Visitors comment on the beauty and cleanliness of the accommodations, which range in siz … (read more)
Parc at Duluth is located near Abbotts Bridge Recreation Area and the Chattahoochee River in Norcross, Georgia. Visitors comment on the beauty and cleanliness of the accommodations, which range in siz … (read more)

2013

Sunrise at Webb Gin

1375 Webb Gin House Road, Lawrenceville, GA, 30045

Sunrise at Webb Gin in Lawrenceville, Georgia, is located a short drive from Eastside Medical Center and close to Alexander Park. Visitors report that the food is good, the rooms are kept very clean a … (read more)
Sunrise at Webb Gin in Lawrenceville, Georgia, is located a short drive from Eastside Medical Center and close to Alexander Park. Visitors report that the food is good, the rooms are kept very clean a … (read more)

Charter Senior Living of Buford

4450 Old Hamilton Mill Road, Buford, GA, 30518

We chose Charter Senior Living of Buford for my dad because of its location. We also targeted that area because we needed speech therapy. As it turns out, the company they have a contract with did not … (read more)
We chose Charter Senior Living of Buford for my dad because of its location. We also targeted that area because we needed speech therapy. As it turns out, the company they have a contract with did not … (read more)

Discovery Village at Sugarloaf

1220 Satellite Boulevard, Suwanee, GA, 30024

My mother loved Discovery Village At Sugarloaf. The residents were walking around, eating dinner, they stopped and spoke to my mom, and the staff member introduced her to pretty much everybody that th … (read more)
My mother loved Discovery Village At Sugarloaf. The residents were walking around, eating dinner, they stopped and spoke to my mom, and the staff member introduced her to pretty much everybody that th … (read more)

2014, 2015, 2016

Brookdale Lawrenceville

1000 River Centre Pl, Lawrenceville, GA, 30043

Brookdale Lawrenceville is located in the Atlanta suburb of Lawrenceville, Georgia, near Rhodes Jordan Park, Rabbit Hill Park and Interstate 85. Visitors praise the nice, clean facility and its very k … (read more)
Brookdale Lawrenceville is located in the Atlanta suburb of Lawrenceville, Georgia, near Rhodes Jordan Park, Rabbit Hill Park and Interstate 85. Visitors praise the nice, clean facility and its very k … (read more)

2015, 2016

Sunrise of Johns Creek

11405 Medlock Bridge Road, Johns Creek, GA, 30097

Nestled along the Chattahoochee River, Sunrise of Johns Creek is located in Johns Creek, Georgia, close to the Mall of Georgia, Johns Creek Town Center and Peachtree Golf Course. Residents’ family mem … (read more)
Nestled along the Chattahoochee River, Sunrise of Johns Creek is located in Johns Creek, Georgia, close to the Mall of Georgia, Johns Creek Town Center and Peachtree Golf Course. Residents’ family mem … (read more)

2015

Delmar Gardens of Gwinnett

3100 Club Drive, Lawrenceville, GA, 30044

As a RN, deeply entrenched in the community, I personally chose Delmar Gardens of Gwinnett for my father. I knew the company policy was love, care and understanding, which is exactly what I wanted for … (read more)
As a RN, deeply entrenched in the community, I personally chose Delmar Gardens of Gwinnett for my father. I knew the company policy was love, care and understanding, which is exactly what I wanted for … (read more)

Village Park Peachtree Corners

5701 Spalding Drive, Norcross, GA, 30092

Located in Norcross, Georgia, Village Park at Spalding is convenient to Route 141 and Peachtree Parkway Shopping Plaza. Living accommodations consist of two-bedroom bungalows and cottages with porches … (read more)
Located in Norcross, Georgia, Village Park at Spalding is convenient to Route 141 and Peachtree Parkway Shopping Plaza. Living accommodations consist of two-bedroom bungalows and cottages with porches … (read more)

2016

The Retreat at Buford

3177 Gravel Springs Rd., Buford, GA, 30519

We went to the The Retreat at Buford and we like them, but we’re going to go with another place. The tour was good. It was pretty quick, and it was just barebones. It was just showing the different ro … (read more)
We went to the The Retreat at Buford and we like them, but we’re going to go with another place. The tour was good. It was pretty quick, and it was just barebones. It was just showing the different ro … (read more)

Legacy Personal Care Home

174 McConnell Drive, Lawrenceville, GA, 30045

I feel at ease that my loved one is in good hands and especially during these days of uncertainty. Anna is awesome, friendly and sincere. Highly recommend.
I feel at ease that my loved one is in good hands and especially during these days of uncertainty. Anna is awesome, friendly and sincere. Highly recommend.

The Mansions at Gwinnett Park Assisted Living & Memory Care

2450 Buford Drive NE, Lawrenceville, GA, 30043

Words can not describe how wonderful this community is! The moment you walk in the door, you feel welcomed, from the sweet dog that comes to greet you, to the staff saying "Welcome to The Mansions!" i … (read more)
Words can not describe how wonderful this community is! The moment you walk in the door, you feel welcomed, from the sweet dog that comes to greet you, to the staff saying "Welcome to The Mansions!" i … (read more)

Magnolia Senior Living Sugar Hill

422 Riverside Road, Sugar Hill, GA, 30518

I had a good feeling about Magnolia Senior Living Sugar Hill when I entered it. The young lady that we met with, Abby, was very welcoming and very accommodating. So was the rest of the staff. We went … (read more)
I had a good feeling about Magnolia Senior Living Sugar Hill when I entered it. The young lady that we met with, Abby, was very welcoming and very accommodating. So was the rest of the staff. We went … (read more)

Sunrise at Five Forks

3997 Five Forks Trickum Rd SW, Lilburn, GA, 30047

I visited Sunrise at Five Forks assisted living. I met with the representative first and then we walked to the dining area, the hallways, and visited one room so I could see the size and how they look … (read more)
I visited Sunrise at Five Forks assisted living. I met with the representative first and then we walked to the dining area, the hallways, and visited one room so I could see the size and how they look … (read more)

Hamilton Mill Senior Care

3550 Hog Mountain Road, Dacula, GA, 30019

Hamilton Mill Senior Care has 16 years of experience. The man who is running it was caring, informative, and compassionate. He is there all the time, and so my dad would feel safer with that. He was v … (read more)
Hamilton Mill Senior Care has 16 years of experience. The man who is running it was caring, informative, and compassionate. He is there all the time, and so my dad would feel safer with that. He was v … (read more)

Celebration Village Forsyth

3000 Celebration Blvd, Suwanee, GA, 30024


The Sheridan at Eastside

1900 Tree Lane, Snellville, GA, 30078

The Sheridan at Eastside was very new, very attractive, and I felt comfortable. It didn’t feel like a facility, it was more of a home. The staff was very helpful, easy to work with, and prepared for q … (read more)
The Sheridan at Eastside was very new, very attractive, and I felt comfortable. It didn’t feel like a facility, it was more of a home. The staff was very helpful, easy to work with, and prepared for q … (read more)

The Landings at Norcross

680 Holcomb Bridge Road, Norcross, GA, 30071

My dad is moving into The Landings at Norcross. It appears clean and appears to have a modern layout. He’s on the third floor (which would be kind of a drawback), but they make rounds every two hours … (read more)
My dad is moving into The Landings at Norcross. It appears clean and appears to have a modern layout. He’s on the third floor (which would be kind of a drawback), but they make rounds every two hours … (read more)

Tender Personal Care Home II

339 Russell Rd, Lawrenceville, GA, 30043

Located in the town of Lawrenceville, Georgia, Tender Personal Care Home II gives residents easy access to Southern eateries, entertainment venues and historical sites. Visitors consistently applaud t … (read more)
Located in the town of Lawrenceville, Georgia, Tender Personal Care Home II gives residents easy access to Southern eateries, entertainment venues and historical sites. Visitors consistently applaud t … (read more)

Antebellum James Burgess

1520 James Burgess Rd, Suwanee, GA, 30024

Our Mom was in Antebellum James Burgess and her apartment was very nice and the people nicer. They treated her with respect and dignity. And they were extremely loving to her. We highly recommend i … (read more)
Our Mom was in Antebellum James Burgess and her apartment was very nice and the people nicer. They treated her with respect and dignity. And they were extremely loving to her. We highly recommend i … (read more)

Belmont Village Johns Creek

4315 Johns Creek Parkway, Suwanee, GA, 30024

Belmont Village Johns Creek is in Suwanee, Georgia, near Georgia Highway 141, Johns Creek Town Center shopping mall and Emory Johns Creek Hospital. Visitors comment on the peaceful and pleasant atmosp … (read more)
Belmont Village Johns Creek is in Suwanee, Georgia, near Georgia Highway 141, Johns Creek Town Center shopping mall and Emory Johns Creek Hospital. Visitors comment on the peaceful and pleasant atmosp … (read more)

Paying for Assisted Living in Gwinnett County

Due to its location in the greater Atlanta area, Gwinnett County shares the city’s average assisted living price of $4,000 per month. According to Genworth’s 2020 Cost of Care Survey, this price is higher than the state average of $3,500. Assisted living in Gwinnett County is, however, more affordable than the national median, which comes to $4,300.

The Cost of Assisted Living in Nearby Cities

Within Georgia, assisted living prices vary widely, and costs in Gwinnett County are on the higher side. Costs in nearby Gainesville are higher, at an average of $4,263 per month. In the center of the state, Warner Robins has the lowest assisted living prices. At $2,300 per month, it is $1,700 cheaper than Gwinnett County. Nearby Macon also has relatively low assisted living prices, at $2,730. On the coast, the Savannah area is on par with the state average of $3,500. Further south, Brunswick has higher assisted living prices, at an average of $4,124 per month. In the north of the state, the Dalton area averages $3,588. Near the South Carolina border, Augusta has a lower assisted living price at $3,090 per month.

$4000

Gwinnett County

$3500

Georgia

$4300

The United States

$2300

Warner Robins

$2730

Macon

$3090

Augusta

$3500

Savannah

$3588

Dalton

$4124

Brunswick

$4263

Gainesville

Financial Assistance for Assisted Living in Gwinnett County

The state of Georgia offers an assisted living waiver to help offset the costs of assisted living. It’s called the Community Care Services Program and is income-based for individuals and married couples. 

Learn more about these programs, plus who’s eligible, on our Assisted Living in Georgia page.

More Ways to Pay for Assisted Living

While many families use their own funds or personal assets to pay for assisted living, there are plenty of additional options to cover these costs. Some additional ways to finance assisted living costs include:

  • Veterans Benefits
  • Life Insurance Policy
  • Long-Term Care Insurance
  • Reverse Mortgage

For more information about different ways to finance assisted living, visit our Assisted Living in Georgia page.

Free Assisted Living Resources in Gwinnett County

ResourceContact Service
Atlanta Regional Commission Aging Division(866) 552-4464This local Area Agency on Aging serves seniors in the greater Atlanta area. It offers wellness promotion programs such as fall prevention, nutrition and medication management classes as well as seminars on common health issues like diabetes and memory loss. Seniors can also find case management and care coordination assistance as well as legal aid and elder advocacy services.
Prime Timers Pointe at George Pierce Park(678) 277-0910The Gwinnett County Parks and Recreation Department runs this upscale senior recreation facility, which features a billiards room and a fireside sitting room. Members are welcome to socialize, dine and play games with others as well as participate in outdoor activities in nearby George Pierce Park.
Lawrenceville Vet Center(404) 728-4195Operated by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, this center is an access point for veteran financial aid and health care services. Through the VA health system, service members can get pharmaceuticals, laboratory tests and assistive technology. This vet center also has mental health services, including support groups and individual counseling. Service members can apply for financial assistance for housing, medical care and education here.
Lawrenceville Senior Center(678) 277-0970Seniors can stay fit with a variety of activities offered at this senior center, including yoga, dance classes, self-defense workshops and a walking club. Those who prefer to relax can take part in games, craft classes and holiday celebrations. Members also have access to health lectures and mental wellness programs such as music therapy and meditation.
Legal Aid of Atlanta(678) 376-4545This pro bono law firm runs a Health Law Partnership that works to ensure equal access to health care and benefits. It also has a specialized senior law project that deals with elder rights and long-term care issues. Finally, the Georgia Senior Legal Hotline provides free advice, referrals and information to all adults over the age of 60.

Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Gwinnett County

Gwinnett County-area assisted living communities must adhere to the comprehensive set of state laws and regulations that all assisted living communities in Georgia are required to follow. Visit our Assisted Living in Georgia page for more information about these laws.