Where does Paula Deen live? Paula Deen lives on Wilmington Island in Savannah, Georgia. Deen had her current home built to specifications. The home is 4,800 square feet, with 4 bedrooms, and 4.5 bathrooms, living room, formal dining room, and full gourmet farmhouse style kitchen. Deen has an outdoor kitchen with grills in the back yard, lush gardens, and a private boating dock. Deen films her Food Network cooking shows in her own home kitchen.