Lawrenceville is a suburb of Atlanta. It has a population of just over 30,500, 12% of whom are aged 65 and older. The city has over 50 parks close by for hiking, biking and other recreational activities and is also close to many shopping centers. Seniors who live in the area enjoy a low cost of living, low crime rates and excellent health care. There’s also easy access to local sports arenas, museums and other points of interest.
Assisted living communities are plentiful in Lawrenceville with 22 facilities within the city limits and 30 more close by. These communities cost around $3,845 per month, according to the 2021 Genworth Cost of Care Survey, which is more than the state average but less than the national average. They offer medical and personal care, including assistance with bathing, eating, dressing, housekeeping and meal preparation. Assisted living communities are ideal for seniors who can still live independently but need assistance with just a few activities.
This guide covers the cost of care in Lawrenceville and a comparison with surrounding cities. It also includes a few things the area offers and a list of programs and services available to the aging population.