Small town charm, warm weather, meticulously preserved historic buildings, and numerous festivals & concerts are some of the reasons why some consider Georgetown to be the top retirement destination in the country. Others point to Georgetown’s vibrant downtown, numerous nearby medical facilities, and the city’s exceptionally low crime rate. Georgetown has multiple 55+ communities and a large number of Georgetown residents are seniors. Given that, there are numerous businesses that cater to seniors. Request a free relocation packet
Georgetown Senior Living in the News
#1 Retirement Town in America
by Boston Globe (2011)
Top 10 Best Places to Reinvent Your Life in Retirement
by U.S. News & World Report (2010)
25 Best Places to Retire
by CNN Money (2011)
Senior University offers programs that provide lifelong learning to people age 50 & up. The programs involve neither examinations nor academic credit but are designed for enjoyment, intellectual stimulation, and active discussion of important issues of the day.
Active Adult Communities
Sun City Texas
Originally conceived by Del Webb, Sun City Texas was later sold to Pulte Homes. Home to about 14,000 residents, the community is one of the largest “active adult” communities in the state. It’s often the place many active baby boomers go when they first move to a retirement community. Life in Sun City can be very busy thanks to amenities such as tennis courts, a very large activity center that includes a library, three golf courses, swimming pools, and a stocked lake for fishing. There is a state-of-the-art fitness center. The hobby facility provides a place for everything from a woodworking shop to a computer lab. Sun City even has a Veterans Memorial Plaza.
Heritage Oaks & Texas Traditions
Created by Jimmy Jacobs Custom Homes, these custom homes are popular with those who like the smaller feel of this 398 home community. Residents enjoy a beautiful club house for meetings and events. Texas Traditions is an older version of Heritage Oaks.
Mariposa Apartment Homes at River Bend
Mariposa is a direct result of the unique tax credit programs that is meeting the needs of affordable housing for lower and middle income adults offering an outstanding lifestyle starting remarkably under $700 a month. Mariposa features an exquisite clubhouse and full amenities. The Mariposa way of life offers several social, recreational, & cultural activities.
San Gabriel Senior Village
San Gabriel Senior Village is the home for beautiful affordable senior apartments. All apartment homes feature floor plan options to fit any budget, energy star appliances, and ample cabinets.
The Wesleyan at Estrella Independent Living Apartments
These apartments include access to a six-hole putting course, a salon, library, Cyber Café & Market, movie theatre, fitness center, walking trails, and more. These apartments are located nearby an assisted living & memory care facility.