Retire in Winder, GA

Livability Score
44
** The AARP Livability Index scores neighborhoods and communities across the U.S. for the services and amenities that impact your life the most.
Total Population
14495
Median Househould Income
44327
Median Age
33.3
65 Years and Over
1885
Median Home Value
125300
Unemployed
891
** 2014 US census data
Restaurants
1. Caseys

This place is truly amazing. Their menu is simple yet unique. It's quite obvious they love what they do the service is absolutely amazing. You feel like...

2. Speedy Burrito

Worth the drive! It's out of the way for us but it was so worth it. The restaurant itself is small; it's located next to the K gas station and it's across...

3. Little Italy Pizza

This is just good damn pizza. The servers, cooks, management has always been extremely pleasant and friendly. They're doing it right. The food is tasty, the...

4. Peking Chinese Restaurant

It's a very cool restaurant it's clean and it has very tasty food and it's just awesome

5. O' Shucks Seafood & Grill

Very, very nice. I'm glad we decided to eat here. We were going to go to Red Lobster because we had a craving for seafood and a local recommended this...

Golf
1. Cherokee Run Golf Club

I've been playing the run over a year now and it's my favorite place to play. Andy, Greg and all the employees there are very kind to me, and as a new...

2. Legacy Lodge & Conference Center

My fiancé and I stayed at the legacy villas which is literally right down the road from the lodge and conference center. This was an impromptu little...

3. TPC Sugarloaf

I am a resident who lives here and moved in when this neighborhood was first built back in 1997, so I'm gonna be speaking to those who are interested in...

4. Providence Club Golf Course

Great course. Greens have been redone, last year I believe, and are similar to championship greens, hard and run fast. I did not find the course to be...

5. Chicopee Woods Golf Course

Quite large golf course with 9 holes each in 3 different course. I got free sausage egg biscuit from the cafeteria from elder asian couple running it....

Active
1. Fort Yargo State Park

Outstanding campground. Super clean, well run. The camp sites are 95% level and very spacious. Many many trails for hiking. Park staff is friendly and...

2. Sweetwater Pools

We have used Sweetwater Pool service in the past. Recently we had some difficulty and a misunderstanding with our pool service from them. Daniel, of...

3. Anytime Fitness

The staff is very friendly and the place is clean. The equipment is in good shape. Tanning beds are included in the membership and are better than the...

4. Chimneys the Golf Course

Big fan of The Chimneys right here. The terrain has enough elevation shifts to keep things interesting, the layout isn't punitive, and it is...

5. Winder Martial Arts

Awesome fun birthday party! Really different than the average parties out there. I recommend them to anyone. My kids we're talking about it for days after.

Arts
1. Gateway 12 BIGD

You buy your tickets at the concession stand so it is one stop for everything. Smaller theater was clean and people were friendly. They have really great...

2. Yeye's Botanica

I stopped in here today on my way out of town not knowing what I was looking for really. I walked in and the lady working the counter (she's a volunteer I...

3. Hometown Rhythms

Excellent coffee house with yummy cupcakes and smoothies. My daughter is also taking piano lessons here and we are very pleased!

4. Fleeman's U-Pick Blueberry Farm

My friend and I wanted to go blueberry picking while we were taking a small vacation trip up north. So on our last day, we researched a lot of blueberry...

5. Winder-Barrow Speedway

Depending on how many tracks you've been to could determine your experience. Ive been to paved and dirt tracks. The Track ----------- This track is dirt...

Shopping
1. Yeye's Botanica

I stopped in here today on my way out of town not knowing what I was looking for really. I walked in and the lady working the counter (she's a volunteer I...

2. Target

Great place to go, for food, toys, or even clothes! And every holiday they have lots of things to put in Easter baskets, presents, and tricks to play on...

3. Hometown Rhythms

Excellent coffee house with yummy cupcakes and smoothies. My daughter is also taking piano lessons here and we are very pleased!

4. Belk

Staff is very friendly and eager to help. The store is very clean and well organized. I would recommend this store for the best shopping experience.

5. Bealls Outlet

Ah...memories. My first job was at Beall's Outlet, the one in Lilburn to be exact. When we shut our doors for the last time in 2010, I was super bummed-...

Health
1. Rebecca Gay Doula CLC

Rebecca is an amazing doula! I couldn't have done it without her from beginning to the end. Rebecca's knowledge and expertise made it possible for me to...

2. Agape Hospice of NE Georgia

My father came here for his final nine days. He was battling cancer of the lung, kidney, adrenal gland and brain. These nurses were the kindest, most gentle...

3. Winder Eye Care - Vision Source Winder

I drive from Cumming to Winder (about an hour) to go to this facility because they are THAT good! The staff is always courteous and I cannot say enough...

4. Labor of Love Doula and Childbirth Services

To say I felt empowered, educated and comforted during the most vulnerable time of my life is an understatement. For my second birth, a Labor of Love...

5. TMC Rehab

Some people believe that the medical treatment you receive in smaller and more rural communities is second rate. I did not find this to be an accurate...