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Retirement Living in Perry - Georgia

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Area Description

No matter the season, Perry, Georgia located 90 miles south of Atlanta and home to the Georgia National Fairgrounds and Agricenter is year round fun. The City is full of historic homes and picturesque churches. Downtown Perry is filled with southern boutiques and restaurants making the perfect afternoon retreat. Perry is proud of its blooms and blossoms. The city streets are lined year round with shrubs and colorful annuals. The first weekend in April, Perry has it's "Dogwood Festival", a three day event complete with a parade, arts and craft shows, and much more. Perry is also Georgia largest city 11 days out of the year, welcoming over 500,000 visitors for the Georgia National Fair.

Region Characteristics

Area Amenities

Things to Do, Recreation & Fitness

   Retirees can enjoy the following activities in Perry. Golf, Shopping, Dinning, Festivals, Parades, Fishing, Hunting, Kayaking, Swimming, watching the sunset over Houston Lake.

Cultural Activities

Perry is home to the Perry Players Theater and the Perry Arts Center. These tow organizations offer some great cultural art events including, visual and performing.

Public transportation

Perry currently does not offer public transportation

Medical Facilities

Houston County Healthcare and the Perry Hospital


Monthly Temperatures / Rainfall

 Month  Low  Avg  High  Rain
 Jan  31.4  43.5  55.6  4.9 "
 Feb  34.6  47.5  60.4  4.7 "
 Mar  41.4  54.6  67.9  4.4 "
 Apr  48.3  61.9  75.5  3.0 "
 May  56.9  69.7  82.5  3.3 "
 Jun  64.5  76.3  88.2  3.9 "
 Jul  67.7  79.2  90.6  5.2 "
 Aug  66.8  78.4  90.0  3.4 "
 Sep  61.2  73.6  86.0  2.8 "
 Oct  48.9  62.5  76.2  2.0 "
 Nov  39.3  53.5  67.8  3.3 "
 Dec  33.7  46.0  58.3  3.6 "

Perry has 4 very distinct seasons. Summer, Fall, Winter and Spring

Natural Disaster Areas

Cost of Living for Perry, GA

Perry, Georgia cost of living for Housing, Healthcare, Transportation, Taxes, Utilities, etc.:

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Senior Housing Options

Senior Assistance in Perry, GA

Perry, Georgia offers the following assistance for seniors:

Job or Volunteer Opportunities

There are a lot of volunteer opportunities in Perry. Retirees can also join a local civic club such as Rotary or Kiwanis to volunteer.

Additional Information

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