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Senior housing types near Charlotte, NC

  • The Social at Cotswold

    The Social at Cotswold

    3610 Randolph Rd, Charlotte, NC 28211
    (5)
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    Come To Live Here. Just when you thought life in the Carolinas couldn’t get any better, The Social at Cotswold has raised the bar. Great scenery is just the start. We’ve also instilled a new philosophy on senior living, as fresh as the morning breeze while rocking on our wrap-around porch. See, to...

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  • MerryWood on Park

    MerryWood on Park

    3600 Park Rd, Charlotte, NC 28209
    (41)
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    Located in the heart of Charlotte, Myers Park and Dilworth neighborhoods.

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  • Summit Place of South Park

    Summit Place of South Park

    2101 Runnymede Lane, Charlotte, NC 28209
    (21)
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    Welcome to Summit Place of Southpark Assisted Living and Memory Care Community located in the Southpark area of Charlotte, North Carolina. The moment you walk in to Summit Place you become a part of our family. Relax in a cozy chair, shop the nearby stores or enjoy one of our many stimulating...

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  • Waltonwood Cotswold

    Waltonwood Cotswold

    5215 Randolph Rd, Charlotte, NC 28211
    (4)
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    We are so thrilled about your interest in our community. We are the most elegant, well-appointed, luxury senior living community in Charlotte. We are located on Randolph Rd, south of the Cotswold shopping center. Our well thought out community design offers an immaculate independent living presence...

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  • Senior Retreat at Stonehaven

    Senior Retreat at Stonehaven

    6400 Burlwood Road, Charlotte, NC 28211
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    This beautiful 3,400 Square Feet, 5 Bedroom home sits on a 1/2 beautiful lot with a large Den and Living Room -each with its own Fireplace. Two dining areas and a large Screened-In Porch overlooking the beautifully landscaped back yard.

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  • Brighton Gardens of Charlotte

    Brighton Gardens of Charlotte

    6000 Park South Drive, Charlotte, NC 28210
    (56)
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    Our foundation is belief in the sacred value of human life. Our Mission: To champion the quality of life for all seniors! Sunrise Senior has been caring for seniors for 35 years, we are all over the US, in the UK & Canada. We believe that the community you choose should be a good fit for the entire...

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  • Brookdale Charlotte East

    Brookdale Charlotte East

    6053 Wilora Lake Road, Charlotte, NC 28212
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    Aging well can mean living well, especially with the resort-style amenities available at our community. Start your days strolling through expansive courtyards and along flower-lined walking paths, perhaps stop at the wellness center and then enjoy a stage play at the on-site theater. Or maybe you’d...

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  • Sunrise on Providence

    Sunrise on Providence

    5114 Providence Road, Charlotte, NC 28226
    (33)
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    In elegant, residential environments, we deliver the finest in senior care, and are recognized internationally for both quality and innovation. Guided by our Principles of Service, Sunrise affords families peace-of-mind by providing today's seniors with a range of personalized assisted living...

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  • Senior Retreat at Lansdowne

    Senior Retreat at Lansdowne

    7219 Folger Dr, Charlotte, NC 28270
    (4)
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    Senior Retreat at Lansdowne is a licensed Family Care Home located in the Lansdowne Neighborhood in South Charlotte 5 houses off of Providence Road. We accept Seniors Only considered 'Independent' or 'Full Assisted Living' with some slight to moderate Dementia. Our ranch home has approximately...

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  • Brookdale Carriage Club Providence

    Brookdale Carriage Club Providence

    5800 Old Providence Road, Charlotte, NC 28226
    (59)
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    Care Today, Care Tomorrow If you’re ready to exchange the burden of things like cooking, cleaning and laundry for a community that offers exciting activities and events, custom care that meets your specific needs and amenities and services that resemble life at a destination resort rather than a...

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  • Senior Retreat at Park Crossing

    Senior Retreat at Park Crossing

    10408 Avondale Ave, Charlotte, NC 28210
    (3)
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    Senior Retreat at Park Crossing is a gorgeous 3,300 square foot ranch home in the Park Crossing Neighborhood near CMC Pineville in South Charlotte. The house has 6 Private Bedrooms and 4 Full Bathrooms. Our monthly rates cover the monthly rent/room, all utilities (including house phone/internet),...

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  • Charlotte Square

    Charlotte Square

    5820 Carmel Rd, Charlotte, NC 28226
    (13)
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    Bank on having the time of your life at Charlotte Square, where a full calendar of activities and social programs, in addition to apartments with thoughtful amenities and services, offers a rewarding, enriching lifestyle. Our community provides Assisted Living and Memory Care in Charlotte, North...

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  • The Charlotte

    The Charlotte

    9120 Willow Ridge Rd, Charlotte, NC 28210
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    The Charlotte is a luxury retirement community in South Charlotte. Conveniently located on Park Road, adjacent to Atrium Pineville and just minutes from South Park, our private community offers a lifestyle that is second to none. Members enjoy beautiful accommodations, industry-leading Care...

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  • Elmcroft of Little Avenue

    Elmcroft of Little Avenue

    7745 Little Avenue, Charlotte, NC 28226
    (35)
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    Lease in October and lock in your rate! Enjoy NO INCREASES to your monthly rate until 2022.* We are continuing to admit new Residents, where possible and appropriate, to help residents and families in need. We will do all we can to help those who are in need of our services now and always. We are...

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  • Brookdale South Charlotte

    Brookdale South Charlotte

    5515 Rea Road, Charlotte, NC 28226
    (26)
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    Do More, Live More It’s time to build your best life, and we have just the place to do it. We are a beautiful care community for seniors, offering the best in assisted living and memory care services. We provide just the right amount of support, enabling each resident to pursue their passions,...

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  • Legacy Heights Senior Living Community

    Legacy Heights Senior Living Community

    11230 Ballantyne Trace Court, Charlotte, NC 28277
    (27)
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    Welcome Home to Legacy Heights of Charlotte. We are located in South Charlotte's beautiful Ballantyne area, close to neighborhood shopping malls. Our community offers Assisted Living as well as our award winning Bridge to Rediscovery, Montessori-based memory care program. We also offer Respite Care...

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  • Kestral Ridge Family Care Home

    Kestral Ridge Family Care Home

    9305 Kestral Ridge Drive, Charlotte, NC 28269
    (2)
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    This is a beautiful residential home located in the senior section of Highland Creek. The home is located on a private lot, with a wooded backyard. This home has one private room with a bathroom and one semi-private room with a master bathroom. The capacity of the home is three residents. The home...

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  • Wickshire Steele Creek

    13600 South Tryon Street, Charlotte, NC 28278
    (30)
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    Charlotte, Mecklenburg County, North Carolina is the home of The Crossings at Steele Creek, an assisted living community, specializing in Alzheimer's and memory care. Charlotte is also known as the corporate headquarters of the Bank of America or the east coast operations center for Wells Fargo....

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  • The Laurels & The Haven in Highland Creek

    The Laurels & The Haven in Highland Creek

    6101 Clarke Creek Parkway, Charlotte, NC 28269
    (16)
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    The Laurels in Highland Creek is an Assisted Living community located in the master-planned community of Highland Creek in Charlotte, North Carolina. Everything we do at The Laurels is designed to assure the well-being of each of our assisted living residents. Located in northern Mecklenburg County...

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  • The Little Flower

    8700 Lawyers Rd, Charlotte, NC 28227
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  • Cadence at Mint Hill

    Cadence at Mint Hill

    5601 Margaret Wallace Rd, Mint Hill, NC 28105
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    While the name Cadence Senior Living may be new to the Matthews-Mint Hill area, we have no doubt the city of Charlotte, NC registers as a thriving, growing technology and financial hub. We are a budding suburb of Charlotte, located just 10 miles east of the city. We benefit from the Charlotte...

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  • Brookdale Weddington Park

    Brookdale Weddington Park

    2404 Plantation Center Drive, Matthews, NC 28105
    (29)
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    Experience a Life Full of Living. You’ve found a community built from the ground up to provide the fewest worries, the most options for how to live your best senior life, and to feel like home sweet home. From our customizable living quarters to our homey, comfortable community spaces, our community...

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  • The Laurels & The Haven in the Village at Carolina Place

    The Laurels & The Haven in the Village at Carolina Place

    13180 Dorman Road, Pineville, NC 28134
    (33)
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    If you happened to be at The Laurels a few weeks ago, your perceptions might have been changed. You would have seen our residents donning motorcycle helmets and spinning around the neighborhood with a caring group of Harley Davidson enthusiasts. At The Laurels we celebrate age by offering creative...

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  • Elmcroft of Harrisburg NC

    Elmcroft of Harrisburg NC

    6200 Roberta Rd, Harrisburg, NC 28075
    (11)
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    Lease in October and lock in your rate! Enjoy NO INCREASES to your monthly rate until 2022.* We are continuing to admit new Residents, where possible and appropriate, to help residents and families in need. We will do all we can to help those who are in need of our services now and always. We are...

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  • Cadence at Huntersville

    Cadence at Huntersville

    250 Commerce Center Drive, Huntersville, NC 28078
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    Cadence Huntersville has been in the town of Huntersville for 5 successful years. Cadence houses both residents needing assisted living and a specialized secured setting for those with Alzheimer’s disease and dementia. A strength of our community is the ability to age in place and transition care...

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  • Elmcroft of Cramerton

    Elmcroft of Cramerton

    500 Cramer Mountain Road , Cramerton, NC 28032
    (1)
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    Lease in October and lock in your rate! Enjoy NO INCREASES to your monthly rate until 2022.* We are continuing to admit new Residents, where possible and appropriate, to help residents and families in need. We will do all we can to help those who are in need of our services now and always. We are...

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  • Special Touch Living

    Special Touch Living

    514 southland road, Huntersville, NC 28072
    (3)
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    Special Touch Living assisted living home is the alternate choice to nursing home placement. Our Residential assisted living home is perfect for seniors who want to live a stress-free lifestyle while keeping their dignity and independence. We provide assistance to residents who may require 24/7 care...

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  • Lake Wylie Assisted Living

    Lake Wylie Assisted Living

    4877 Charlotte Highway, Lake Wylie, SC 29710
    (16)
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    Situated near the Catawba River in York County, minutes from the city of Charlotte, Lake Wylie Retirement and Assisted Living Community offers the lifestyle that's just right for you. With Lake Wylie nearby, a small town resort-like atmosphere and old-fashioned Southern charm make this peaceful and...

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  • The Blake at Edgewater

    The Blake at Edgewater

    1099 Edgewater Pkwy, Fort Mill, SC 29707
    (2)
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    Resort Style Assisted Living and Memory Care Strategically located in Indian Land, South Carolina off of Edgewater Parkway. The Blake at Edgewater is unlike any other. Retirement and hospitality are blended to create an assisted living and memory care community where you will feel right at home....

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  • Karizma Infinities Residential Care Home

    Karizma Infinities Residential Care Home

    5601 Poplin Rd, Indian Trail, NC 28079
    (5)
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    Karizma Infinities (KI) Residential Care Home provides the senior populations in Union, Mecklenburg, and surrounding counties with individual personalized care by licensed staff in a customized retirement home setting of assisted living Union, Mecklenburg, and surrounding counties community...

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  • Brookdale New Hope

    Brookdale New Hope

    1680 South New Hope Road, Gastonia, NC 28054
    (14)
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    Find a Life of Redefined Independence Remember the senior living lifestyle you used to image? It’s still possible. Our premium assisted living services give you the ability to trade the stress and busyness that comes with life at home for a life spent exploring passions, creative pursuits and social...

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  • Brookdale Concord Parkway

    Brookdale Concord Parkway

    2452 Rock Hill Church Road, Concord, NC 28027
    (28)
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    Imagine being able to live by your own design, every single day. That means pursuing your passions, forging new friendships and fostering old connections—and living a truly vibrant life. That’s how life is at our community, which is conveniently located just 30 minutes outside Charlotte, North...

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  • Brookdale Robinwood

    Brookdale Robinwood

    1750 Robinwood Road, Gastonia, NC 28054
    (12)
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    It’s time to upgrade your senior living lifestyle. Choose us for your next home sweet home and you’ll enjoy an assisted living community in Gastonia, North Carolina. Ideally situated just 20 minutes north of Charlotte, we are one of the premier senior communities in the region. Our residents enjoy...

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  • Morningside of Gastonia

    Morningside of Gastonia

    2755 Union Road, Gastonia, NC 28054
    (20)
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    Morningside of Gastonia is the only Assisted Living Community with 24-hour licensed nursing staff. It provides a full complement of assisted living services combined with a comprehensive Check Point Program that enhances and protects quality of life through coordinated and integrated service...

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  • Carolina Gardens at Rock Hill

    Carolina Gardens at Rock Hill

    1785 Lexington Common Dr, Rock Hill, SC 29732
    (19)
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    Carolina Gardens at Rock Hill is an assisted living community is Rock Hill, South Carolina. Rock Hill is a large and thriving city with a welcoming, small town atmosphere. Our historic town boasts a world-renowned sports facility, genuine southern hospitality and an abundance of cultural and...

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  • Brookdale Union

    Brookdale Union

    1717 Union Road, Gastonia, NC 28054
    (6)
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    Explore a Redefined Independence Senior living shouldn’t mean a life full of the stress and isolation that often comes from living at home. It shouldn’t be filled with worry about health issues, or whether you’re going to get the help you need each day. Our residents enjoy a premier assisted living...

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  • Concord Place

    Concord Place

    1501 Zion Church Road East, Concord, NC 28025
    (35)
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    Concord Place is a pet friendly senior living community where we provide residents with quality care and assistance in their daily routine when needed, while promoting independence as long as possible. We develop individual care plans to meet the needs of each resident, and a full-time licensed...

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  • Morningside of Concord

    Morningside of Concord

    500 Penny Lane Northeast, Concord, NC 28025
    (14)
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    Morningside of Concord is located just off Interstate 85; within a quaint community of families and neighbors.  Just minutes to the hospital and medical offices in one direction and the history of a downtown area flourishing with charm and history in another, Morningside is proud to offer...

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  • Chandler Place Assisted Living and Memory Care

    Chandler Place Assisted Living and Memory Care

    1800 India Hook Road, Rock Hill, SC 29732
    (20)
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    It’s time to upgrade your senior living. And we have just the place to do it. We are a premier senior living community offering assisted living and Alzheimer’s and dementia care services. Our residents have more options for enjoying the senior living lifestyle. They also have fewer worries, as our...

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  • Brookdale Ebenezer Road

    Brookdale Ebenezer Road

    1920 Ebenezer Road, Rock Hill, SC 29732
    (11)
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    Build Your Best Life Here It’s time to trade your lifestyle in for a new, upgraded model. You’ll find it here, nestled in a quiet, residential area of Rock Hill, South Carolina in York County. As one of our residents, you’ll get rid of chores, cleaning and cooking. In their place, you’ll get an...

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  • HarborChase of Rock Hill

    HarborChase of Rock Hill

    1611 Constitution Boulevard, Rock Hill, SC 29732
    (17)
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    HarborChase is home to the best: those who live here, and those who care for them. Simple kindness abounds, as does respect, and the celebration of each individual life with the dignity it has earned. At HarborChase, we know that residents who can no longer live independently still want to feel...

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  • Best of Care Assisted Living

    Best of Care Assisted Living

    234 Northdale Avenue, Kannapolis, NC 28081
    (9)
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    Best of Care is an assisted living facility in Kannapolis, NC consisting of 25 beds in private and semi-private rooms with a 6 bed family care home. We strive to meet the needs of our residents through assistance in personal care, health care, and social activities. We provide skilled medical...

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  • HarborChase of Riverwalk NOW OPEN

    HarborChase of Riverwalk NOW OPEN

    749 Dunkins Ferry Rd, Rock Hill, SC 29730
    (1)
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    HarborChase of Riverwalk Conveniently located close to the unique dining, shopping and entertainment opportunities of the distinctive Riverwalk community, HarborChase of Riverwalk is a seamless combination of timeless elegance, modern conveniences and Southern hospitality. Here, you'll happily...

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  • Morningside of Rock Hill

    Morningside of Rock Hill

    1830 West Main Street, Rock Hill, SC 29732
    (8)
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    Located in Rock Hill, South Carolina, Morningside of Rock Hill is the premier assisted living residence of choice for your loved one. Our caregivers, dietary staff, and management team all strive for excellence, and have one goal — to exceed your expectations everyday. Morningside of Rock Hill...

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  • Summit Place of Mooresville

    Summit Place of Mooresville

    128 Brawley School Road, Mooresville, NC 28117
    (8)
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    At Summit Place we have only 40 residents in our Assisted Living community. Adjacent to our Assisted Living we also have Memory Care right on our campus with only 20 residents in that portion of the community. Our community is small and intimate. This allows us to have more hands on time with our...

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  • Brookdale Monroe Square

    Brookdale Monroe Square

    918 Fitzgerald Street, Monroe, NC 28112
    (32)
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    Upgrade Your Senior Living It’s time to trade the chores, worries and stress that often come from life at home for a better senior living lifestyle. As a resident here, you’ll enjoy a resort-style atmosphere full of interesting things to do and interesting people to do them with. We’ve been serving...

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  • Brookdale Union Park

    Brookdale Union Park

    1316 Patterson Street, Monroe, NC 28112
    (14)
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    Always Something to Do You can always find something fun and exciting to do here at our assisted living community in Monroe, North Carolina. With private accommodations, spacious common rooms and a long list of resort-style amenities and services, you may find yourself wondering why you didn’t join...

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  • Lakewood Care Center

    7981 Optimist Club Rd, Denver, NC 28037
    (13)
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    Lakewood Care Center is an assisted living community in the quiet Charlotte suburb of Denver, NC. The peaceful, wooded setting provides a serene, welcoming and secure environment for seniors with a variety of care needs. The town of Denver is adjacent to Lake Norman and home to several state parks...

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  • Cadence at Mooresville

    198 E. Waterlynn Rd, Mooresville, NC 28117
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    Experience the Southern charm and hospitality of Cadence Mooresville. Located just 10 minutes from the shores of Lake Norman, our community has a distinguished reputation among Mooresville’s families as the provider of choice for assisted living and dementia care. Cadence Mooresville is designed to...

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  • Shepparton Family Care Home

    9434 Shepparton Dr., Huntersville, NC 28078
    (5)
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Assisted Living Charlotte, NC

An assisted living facility is an organized living community which offers assistance, supervision, and support to healthy individuals who are not in need of skilled nursing services. The types of service provided often include assistance with the activities of daily living, and occupants may be kept under supervision and evaluation. In certain situations, facilities may provide hospice care, continuing care, or skilled nursing care. The Adult Care Licensure Section (ACLS) of the Division of Health Service Regulation is responsible for licensing this type of facility. The median monthly cost of assisted living in Charlotte, NC is around $4,900 for the city proper and $4,600 for the metropolitan area. In North Carolina, the median monthly cost for an assisted living facility is around $4,600.

Licensing Requirements – North Carolina

Cost of Living in Charlotte, NC

The city has a cost-of-living index rating of 99 and a grocery index rating of 99. These ratings are based on a sliding scale where 100 is equal to the national average. This means that the average cost of living in Charlotte is cheaper than the average city in the US.

Cost-of-living index Grocery index Health care Median rent Rent burden Median home value Median family income Estate tax
99 99 100 $1,210 18.1% $186,929 $58,202 no estate tax or inheritance tax

Local Hospitals

The top three highest rated hospitals in the city are:

  • Novant Health Presbyterian Medical Center - A nonprofit, 622-bed tertiary medical center located in Charlotte that’s one of the largest medical facilities in the region with over 700 physicians on staff
  • Atrium Health Pineville - A 235-bed acute care facility located in the city of Charlotte
  • Carolinas Medical Center - The flagship hospital of Atrium Health: The region’s only level 1 trauma center and the largest hospital in the area, employing over 1,100 physicians specializing in all areas of medicine

Weather and Climate

Charlotte has a humid subtropical type of climate. As typical of the south, the city experiences hot and humid winters and mild summers. However, Charlotte tends to have a higher level of precipitation than cities farther south. On average, the humidity level for Charlotte is roughly 67%. The humidity levels are often highest during the month of August at about 72%.

Seasonal Temperatures

Average summer temp Typical summer high Typical summer low Average winter temp Typical winter high Typical winter low
79°F 92°F (July) 65°F (July) 45°F 58°F (February) 30°F (January)

Air Quality

Average air quality index rating Average maximum air quality index rating
48 (Good) 69 in the month of June (Moderate)

Moderate conditions mean that those who are sensitive to particulates in the air should consider limiting the amount of time they spend on outdoor exertion.

Precipitation

Average monthly precipitation Average maximum monthly precipitation Average yearly snowfall
4" 5" (December) 2"

Demographics and Values

2016 Presidential Election in Mecklenburg County

Voted Democratic Voted Republican Voted Third Party
62.29% 32.89% 4.82%

Highest Level of Education

High-school diploma College degree Graduate degree
18% 43% 15%

Population Statistics

Population metro area Population city proper Population density Population trend
1,467,362 859,035 1,081 people per square mile Growing at a rate of 1.53%

Age

Median 55+ 60+ 70+ 80+
34 19% 8% 4% 2%

Race & Ethnicity

Asian Black Hispanic Native American Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian White Two or more
6.5% 35.1% 14.0% 0.4% 0.1% 41.9% 2.8%

Crime

Total Crimes Property crimes per 1,000 citizens Violent crimes per 1,000 citizens
36,202 39 3

Miscellaneous

Unemployed Participate in the labor force Have some form of disability Live in poverty Widows Veterans
7% 72% 9% 15% 4% 6%

Charlotte is considered friendly to members of the LGBTQ+ community. This means that members of the community tend to be accepted by members of the general public and can usually participate in public life without fear of bigotry.

Arts, Culture, Entertainment, and Recreation

As a major city with a pleasant climate, Charlotte has no shortage of indoor and outdoor activities. Plenty of museums call Charlotte home, including museums of art, culture, and history. Designed by Swiss architect Mario Botta, the Bechtler Museum of Modern Art houses works in all mediums by some of the modern masters. The Harvey B. Gantt Center for African-American Arts + Culture is a cultural center focusing on all types of artistic expression celebrating African-American voices. North Carolina’s first art museum, The Mint Museum, is still a popular attraction spanning the artistic histories of various cultures and backgrounds. The Charlotte Museum of History gives insight and information into various cultural groups who have populated the Charlotte area throughout history. For fans of auto racing, Charlotte hosts both the NASCAR and Auto Racing Halls of Fame.

If you would like to take full advantage of the mild weather of the Southeast, there are a great number of outdoor attractions in the region to put on your list. Freedom Park is a 98-acre city park and a Charlotte favorite. In the summer, the park hosts free films and music performances, and every September organizes the 5-day Festival in the Park, attracting over 100,000 visitors. The Reed Gold Mine, located just outside Charlotte, is a living history museum constructed around the site of the earliest gold discoveries in the country, where visitors are invited to try their hand at panning for gold. And while it may be a few hours’ drive from the city, the Great Smoky Mountains National Park is a beautiful, must-see natural destination boasting over 10 million visitors each year.

Licensure Terms for Charlotte, NC in Assisted Living

An Assisted Living Residence is a facility that provides group housing. Services offered must include:

  • At least one meal prepared or provided per day
  • Regularly scheduled housekeeping services
  • Appropriate personal care services
These personal care services can be administered directly or through a formal written agreement with a licensed home care or hospice agency. Under certain circumstances skilled nursing care may be allowed on a case-by-case basis.

There are two types of these facilities: Adult Care Homes and Family Care Homes. Both can choose to serve only elderly persons (55 years or older or any adult who has a primary diagnosis of Alzheimer's Disease or other form of dementia) and the license would indicate such. An Adult Care Home houses seven (7) or more residents while a Family Care Home houses two to six residents.

A Multi-Unit Assisted Housing with Services is a residence in which hands-on personal care services and nursing services are arranged by housing management. These services are provided by a licensed home care or hospice agency through an individualized written care plan. The housing management has a financial interest or financial affiliation or formal written agreement that makes personal care services accessible and available through at least one licensed home care or hospice agency. The resident may choose any provider for personal care and nursing services.

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Frequently Asked Questions About Assisted Living near Charlotte