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Senior housing types near Raleigh, NC

  • Morningside of Raleigh

    Morningside of Raleigh

    801 Dixie Trail, Raleigh, NC 27607
    (4)
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    Located conveniently inside the beltline, Morningside of Raleigh is warm and inviting, home-like and comfortable, with a commitment to meeting the wants, needs and wishes of all who walk through our doors. Whether you are looking for retirement living or memory care, discover our experienced and...

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  • Brighton Gardens of Raleigh

    Brighton Gardens of Raleigh

    3101 Duraleigh Road, Raleigh, NC 27612
    (21)
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    Brighton Gardens provides assisted living in an apartment-style setting that offers the simple pleasures - nutritious food, comfortable surroundings, and the support of a warm, caring and competent staff. A separate Special Care Center for residents with Alzheimer's or other memory related disorders...

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  • Sunrise of Raleigh

    Sunrise of Raleigh

    4801 Edwards Mill Road, Raleigh, NC 27612
    (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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  • Avendelle Assisted Living Wyckford

    Avendelle Assisted Living Wyckford

    4520 Dilford Drive, Raleigh, NC 27604
    (2)
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    Located in North Raleigh in the Wyckford subdivision (just off of New Hope Road close to New Bern Avenue), Avendelle at Wyckford is situated in a quiet, upscale neighborhood. Avendelle at Wyckford focuses exclusively on elder care. This beautiful home is convenient to both I-440 and I-540 as well...

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  • Magnolia Glen

    Magnolia Glen

    5301 Creedmoor Road, Raleigh, NC 27612
    (28)
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    Scheduled for completion in Fall 2002, Magnolia Glen is a full-service rental senior living community. Nestled on 12 wooded acres, this state-of-the-art retirement community will offer independent and assisted living in a beautiful park-like setting. Choose from patio homes or spacious apartments...

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  • Sunrise at North Hills

    Sunrise at North Hills

    615 Spring Forest Road, Raleigh, NC 27609
    (34)
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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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  • Avendelle Assisted Living Waterford Landing

    Avendelle Assisted Living Waterford Landing

    1008 Flower Round Court, Raleigh, NC 27610
    (11)
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    Located in North Raleigh in the Waterford Landing subdivision (just off of North Rogers Lane close to New Bern Avenue), The Haven at Waterford Landing is situated in a quiet, upscale, neighborhood. The Haven at Waterford Landing focuses exclusively on care for the elderly. The home is convenient to...

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  • Elmcroft of Northridge

    Elmcroft of Northridge

    421 Van Thomas Drive, Raleigh, NC 27615
    (41)
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    Enjoy no increases to your base rent until 2021 when you lease by December 15th!*See our Sales Director for details. Elmcroft of Northridge is conveniently nestled in the heart of North Raleigh. Here you will find gracious living in a cozy setting, while the hustle and bustle of the capital city is...

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  • Wrenette's Place

    Wrenette's Place

    7029 San Juan Hill Ct., Raleigh, NC 27610
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    Wrenette's Place it's a beautiful,warm and friendly multi-room home where each person is treated with respect, dignity and care. It's a home where everyone is welcomed regardless of race,religion or political affiliation.  Wrenette's Place services are for the adult population. Services include...

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  • Abbotswood at Stonehenge

    Abbotswood at Stonehenge

    7900 Creedmoor Rd, Raleigh, NC 27613
    (15)
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    Life at Abbotswood at Stonehenge is comfortable and convenient with all the pleasures of home and none of the responsibilities. Whatever your interests and desire for activity, you are free to enjoy the company of friends at community social events, participate in educational enrichment programs and...

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  • Falls River Village and Court

    Falls River Village and Court

    1110 Falls River Avenue, Raleigh, NC 27614
    (16)
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    Falls River Village offers assisted living services to senior citizens. We also offer memory care services at Falls River Court which is located on our campus. Memory Care offers a lifestyle that's just right for you. With proximity to world-class museums, Southern-style mansions and convenient...

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  • Elsie's Place Family Care Home

    10916 Raven Rock Drive, Raleigh, NC 27615
    (2)
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    Elsie's Place Family Care Home is a family owned and operated family care home assisting and caring for up to six residents, with a unique resident to staff ratio of 2 to 1. Located in the north section of Raleigh, North Carolina, Elsie's Place is nestled on a nice scenic wooded three acre lot. We...

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  • North Hills Senior Living

    110 Dartmouth Road, Raleigh, NC 27609
    (1)
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    North Hills Senior Living is a residential care home located in the beautiful midtown in Raleigh, North Carolina. The scenic area is known for the gorgeous Oak trees that line the streets throughout the city. Raleigh is a wonderful place to live with a charming, inviting atmosphere for friends and...

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  • The Manor at Edgewater

    1038 Stormy Lane, Raleigh, NC 27610
    (1)
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    The Manor at Edgewater is an elegant, private senior care home located in the bustling North Carolina state capital of Raleigh in Wake County. The historic city, named the 'City of Oaks,' is known for its gently rolling hills and gorgeous mountain views and is a great location for visiting family...

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  • Bright Horizon Senior Care

    1405 Falls Church Road, Raleigh, NC 27609
    (8)
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    Bright Horizon Senior Care is a residential care home for seniors that is located in the lovely city of Raleigh, North Carolina which is nestled into Wake County. Raleigh is a city with many different recreational and cultural sites to see. There are many parks and hiking trails in and around...

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  • Lynn's Home at Riverside

    5614 Apalachicula Dr., Raleigh, NC 27616
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    Lynn's Home at Riverside is more than just a place that seniors can be comfortable calling come, it is also a place that family members can feel good about as well. The highly skilled elder care providers at Lynn's Home at Riverside are dedicated to providing high level senior care for their...

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  • Avendelle on Lazy River

    Avendelle on Lazy River

    2268 Lazy River Dr, Raleigh, NC 27610
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  • Spring Arbor of Raleigh

    1810 N New Hope Rd, Raleigh, NC 27610
    (8)
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  • Gracie Sturdivant Care Home

    2445 Deanwood Drive, Raleigh, NC 27615
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  • Avendelle on Maynard

    Avendelle on Maynard

    1104 SE Maynard Rd, Cary, NC 27511
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    The Avendelle on Maynard assisted living home is located in Cary, NC, a town voted one of America’s top places to live due to its low crime rate, friendliness, and high standard of living. Residents will feel right at home in this cozy location. Our Maynard seniors benefit from a generous amount of...

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  • Avendelle at Garner

    Avendelle at Garner

    181 Kaspurr Dr, Garner, NC 27529
    (5)
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    Avendelle at Garner Assisted Living is located in a beautiful neighborhood, in Garner, North Carolina. Our home is designed to provide a warm, homelike living environment where residents feel like a home away from home. One huge difference at Avendelle at Garner is the attention that each resident...

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  • Woodland Terrace

    Woodland Terrace

    300 Kildaire Woods Dr, Cary, NC 27511
    (7)
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    Arranged on 22 acres of lushly landscaped grounds, Woodland Terrace has the charm of a small southern town. Our community features Independent Living, as well as Assisted Living and Memory Care apartments and cottage homes. There is a sparkling lake and lovely fountain, which enhance the setting...

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  • HeartFields at Cary

    HeartFields at Cary

    1050 Crescent Green Drive, Cary, NC 27511
    (39)
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    Welcome to HeartFields, a Five Star Quality Care community! In our beautiful, home-like setting with stately architecture and a thoughtfully designed interior, you will be close to Western Wake Hospital, shopping, cultural activities, doctors and medical centers. We offer 24-hour nursing, respectful...

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  • Sunrise of Cary

    Sunrise of Cary

    1206 West Chatham Street, Cary, NC 27513
    (22)
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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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  • Avendelle Assisted Living Shepherds Vineyard

    Avendelle Assisted Living Shepherds Vineyard

    1100 Wellstone Circle, Apex, NC 27502
    (1)
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    Avendelle Assisted Living has served the assisted living and senior care community since the opening of our first assisted living home in Raleigh NC in 2005. Our homes are designed to be as warm, inviting, and homelike as possible. We hire professionals who love caring for seniors. We pick our...

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  • Brookdale MacArthur Park

    Brookdale MacArthur Park

    111 Macarthur Drive, Cary, NC 27513
    (19)
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    Our community, located in Cary, N.C., is nestled away in a peaceful, residential area near the Research Triangle, just a short drive from the thriving metro areas of Raleigh and Durham. We offer two levels of care so that should your needs change over time and you require memory care, you have the...

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  • The Reserve at Mills Farm (Now accepting reservations - Opening Early 2020)

    The Reserve at Mills Farm (Now accepting reservations - Opening Early 2020)

    2030 Laura Duncan Rd, Apex, NC 27523
    (1)
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    NOW ACCEPTING RESERVATIONS--OPENING EARLY 2020! Sales Office Hours: Monday - Friday 8:30 am - 6:00 pm Saturday: 10 am - 2 pm Sunday: 1 pm - 3 pm Appointments also available You will need to enter from Pine Plaza instead of Laura Duncan Road. Southern Hospitality—21st Century Style! Our residents...

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  • Avendelle Assisted Living Rolesville

    Avendelle Assisted Living Rolesville

    129 Nortwick Drive, Rolesville, NC 27571
    (3)
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    The Haven at Rolesville is a residential care home located in the suburban area of Wake County in Rolesville, North Carolina. The small town charm can be viewed simply by visiting the Main Street Park. Rolesville is a great place to live with a warm, friendly, small town atmosphere for family...

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  • Brookdale Wake Forest

    Brookdale Wake Forest

    611 Brooks Street, Wake Forest, NC 27587
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    You want to keep living your best life, and our community in the quaint college town of Wake Forest, North Carolina can help you do just that. Our beautifully landscaped campus is located near shopping, restaurants, and physicians’ offices, and we offer assisted living and memory care for our...

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  • Avendelle Assisted Living Fuquay

    Avendelle Assisted Living Fuquay

    709 Minerva Dale Drive, Fuquay-Varina, NC 27526
    (4)
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    Avendelle Assisted Living Fuquay is located in a beautiful neighborhood, The Avalon Springs, in Fuquay Varina, NC. Our home is designed to provide a warm, homelike living environment where residents feel like a home away from home. One huge difference at The Haven at Fuquay is the attention that...

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  • Avendelle Assisted Living Southern Oaks

    Avendelle Assisted Living Southern Oaks

    605 Lawson Cypress Lane, Fuquay-Varina, NC 27518
    (2)
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    Avendelle Assisted Living has served the assisted living and senior care community since the opening of our first assisted living home in Raleigh NC in 2005. Our homes are designed to be as warm, inviting, and homelike as possible. We hire professionals who love caring for seniors. We pick our...

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  • Atria Southpoint Walk

    Atria Southpoint Walk

    5705 Fayetteville Road, Durham, NC 27713
    (17)
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    Atria Southpoint Walk encourages active older adults to spend their time as they wish, knowing everything from housekeeping to cooking and even transportation is handled for them. Our convenient location a short distance from shopping, restaurants, universities and parks, combined with a robust...

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  • Carolina Reserve of Durham

    Carolina Reserve of Durham

    4523 Hope Valley Rd, Durham, NC 27707
    (6)
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    A new home but in old fashioned comfort. Carolina Reserve of Durham is an assisted living community that nurtures independence through the provision of 24 hour assistance to our residents including medication administration, 3 meals per day and snacks daily, personal laundry, exercise program,...

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  • Brookdale Chapel Hill

    Brookdale Chapel Hill

    2220 Farmington Drive, Chapel Hill, NC 27514
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    Enjoy luxurious senior living in our assisted living community, conveniently located near local shopping, dining, banking and medical facilities in a quiet residential neighborhood in Chapel Hill, N.C. You’ll live comfortably and graciously in our spacious, private apartments and charming,...

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  • Brookdale Durham

    Brookdale Durham

    4434 Ben Franklin Boulevard, Durham, NC 27704
    (34)
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    At our exclusive senior living community in Durham, N.C., which offers assisted living and Alzheimer’s and dementia care, you can be your best possible self in an environment of luxury, beauty and sophistication. As an assisted living resident, you can stay independent and active while receiving...

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  • Brookdale Meadowmont

    Brookdale Meadowmont

    100 Lanark Road, Chapel Hill, NC 27514
    (14)
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    At our senior living community in Chapel Hill, N.C., which offers assisted living and Alzheimer’s and dementia care, you can be your best possible self. As an assisted living resident, you can stay independent and active while receiving  assistance for bathing, dressing and medications. Should your...

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  • Meadowview

    250 Highway 210 West, Smithfield, NC 27577
    (2)
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    Meadowview assisted living community can be found in, Smithfield, North Carolina, a tiny town counting approximately 13,000 inhabitants. Small as the town might be, there's no shortage of cultural places. Smithfield is home to Johnston Health, the Ava Gardner Museum, part of the UNC System and a few...

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  • The Zion

    2173 Fort Creek Road, Franklinton, NC 27525
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    Hampton House Family Care Home will meet your assisted living needs with a loving, family-style environment in a country setting in beautiful Franklinton, NC. We specialize in providing you with a unique approach, caring atmosphere and assistance with activities of daily living to help you maintain...

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  • Gracie Sturdivant Care Home

    1004 Edenbughs Keep Drive, Knightdale, NC 27545
    (3)
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    The Gracie Sturdivant Care Home is a residential care home located town of Knightdale, North Carolina, which is in Wake County. Our beautiful community is known for the Neuse River which borders the area, historic roots and local activities. Knightdale is a wonderful place to live with an inviting,...

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  • Eden Spring Living Center

    3812 Booker Avenue, Durham, NC 27713
    (2)
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    Eden Spring Living Center is a senior care home that's located in Durham, Wake, and Orange counties, Durham, NC. Attentive staff at the residence assist seniors in a group home setting. The city is renowned for being home to Duke University and North Carolina Central University. Previous citizens...

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  • Tower of Blessing A Refuge To Seek

    2309 Ellington Street, Durham, NC 27704
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    Tower of Blessing A Refuge To Seek is a residential care home for seniors that is located in the city of Durham, North Carolina which is in Durham County. Durham is a city that has a wide variety of recreational opportunities. There are several different parks for residents to enjoy complete with...

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  • Prestige Family Care Homes Inc.

    3217 Dearborn Dr, Durham, NC 27704
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    Optimal Living Center is a lovely residential care home located in Durham, NC in Durham, Wake and Orange counties. The downtown area includes a performing arts center, a boutique hotel and a 26-story city center tower. The city hosts a multitude of cultural events including jazz and blues festivals,...

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  • Ramsgate FCH

    3676 Guess Rd, Durham, NC 27705
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    Ramsgate FCH is a residential care home located in the beautiful city of Durham, North Carolina. The metropolitan community is known for rich history and humid subtropical climate for agricultural growth with the Eno River passing through the area. Durham is a wonderful place to live with an...

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  • Lawndale Manor

    601 Lakeside Dr, Garner, NC 27529
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  • Spring Arbor of Cary

    1705 Kildaire Farm Rd, Cary, NC 27511
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  • Spring Arbor of Apex

    901 Spring Arbor Ct, Apex, NC 27502
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  • Avendelle at Heritage

    5112 Granitic Dr, Rolesville, NC 27571
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  • Absolute Care Assisted Living

    431 Junny Road, Angier, NC 27501
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Raleigh, North Carolina

Assisted Living

Assisted living facilities offer coordinated social interaction and apartment style housing as well as individual help. Assisted living facilities often provide help with transportation and appointments, chances for organized activity, and support with the activities of daily life. In select instances, facilities may provide "aging in place", skilled nursing care, or Alzheimer's care. In North Carolina, the annual median cost for an assisted living facility is around $66,000 . North Carolina has specific statutes associated with this kind of facility.

Cost of Living

Senior living community price is determined by the community where it is located. The sales tax in Raleigh is 4.75%. Monthly, the median rent in Raleigh is about $1,287 per month and the median price of a home in Raleigh is about $224,877. The rent burden for Raleigh is around 17.6% of the average person's monthly income.

Demographics and Values

Of the population of Raleigh 49.9% have a college degree, 15.6% have a high-school diploma, and 18.0% have a graduate degree. In Raleigh, 56.6% are nonbelievers. In terms of non-Christian denominations in Raleigh, out of the total population 0.9% practice Judaism, 0.5% practice an Eastern religion, and 0.8% practice Islam. In terms of Christian denominations, out of the total population of Raleigh 14.1% are Baptists, 10.2% practice another Christian faith, and 5.6% are Methodists. In Raleigh, 71.2% participate in the labor force, 8.6% have some form of disability, 3.8% are widowed, and 14.0% live in poverty. During the last presidential election, 5.5% voted for a third party candidate, 57.4% voted Democrat, and 37.2% voted Republican in Wake county. Raleigh has a population density of 1,235 people per square mile. The current population of Raleigh is growing at a rate of 0.008%. Based on gender, 51.7% are female and 48.3% are male. In Raleigh, 18.6% of the population are over the age of 55, 7.7% are over the age of 60, 3.9% are over the age of 70, and 2.3% are over the age of 80. The median age of Raleigh is 33 years old. In terms of crime, Raleigh has 5.1 violent crimes per 1000 residents and 33.1 property crimes per 1000 residents. In Raleigh, 5.8% of the population are veterans. Raleigh is considered neutral to members of the LGBTQ+ community. Demographically, Raleigh is 2.6% mixed race, 0.3% Native American, 4.6% Asian, 11.0% Hispanic, 59.0% white, 0.1% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 4.6% other or not specified, and 28.9% black.

Local Hospitals and Health Care Providers

For many seniors, especially those who live with chronic disease or those requiring long-term therapy, proximity to medical facilities is a major component in selecting which community best fits you or your loved ones needs. The top hospitals in Raleigh include Duke Health Raleigh Hospital, Rex Hospital, and Wakemed-raleigh Campus. In total, there are 4 hospitals located in Raleigh which offer emergency services and other healthcare.

Regional Climate and Weather Information

For many seniors, weather and climate are a significant influence in choosing a home that's right for your loved one. Raleigh has a humid subtropical type of climate. On average, Raleigh has a humidity level of about 68%. Humidity ratings are highest during the month of August at approximately 74%. In the summer months, Raleigh is about 80°F. The summer high is at around 93°F during the month of July. The summer low is around 65°F in June. In the wintertime, the average temp in Raleigh drops to approximately 45°F. The peak winter temperature gets to around 58°F in the month of February. The low winter temperature will rise to roughly 31 °F in the month of January. On average, the air quality index rating in Raleigh is about 46.3. The average AQI conditions are rated as good. This means that there is no health advisory associated with the air quality for this destination. The air quality index rating reaches its max in June at about 56.6. During this time, the average air quality conditions are rated moderate. This means that those who are unusually sensitive should consider limiting the amount of time spent on outdoor exertion. Monthly, Raleigh receives about 4 inches of precipitation. The most precipitation usually occurs in September with an average of 6 inches in a month. For snowfall, Raleigh experiences on average 3.70 inches of snow per year.

State Information

An overview of North Carolina

The state of North Carolina has 123 hospitals and 236 health centers, providing care to a population of 10,497,679. Memorial Mission Hospital And Asheville Surgery Ce, Atrium Health Kings Mountain, and The Moses H Cone Memorial Hospital are among the top three highest ranked hospitals in the state. The quality of life enjoyed by the average North Carolina citizen is ranked 18th nation-wide. Additionally, North Carolina is ranked 30th by healthcare standards. Based on natural beauty, North Carolina ranks 36th in the nation. In terms of resources, North Carolina has a cost of living index of 94.0, a grocery index rating of 96.6, and a housing index rating of 83.1. These index ratings are based on a system where 100 is considered the national average and anything below 100 is considered less expensive than the national average.

Social demographics of the state

In North Carolina, 39% of the population attend some form of religious service and there are 15,737 different congregations. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-<1%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%, with the most common Christian denominations consisting of Evangelical Protestant-35%, Mainline Protestant-19%, and Historically Black Protestant-12%. In North Carolina there are 635 masonic lodges. The state has a median age of 39 and 29% of its population being over the age of 55. The state of North Carolina ranks 20th in the country for diversity. During the latest presidential election, 50% voted for the Republican candidate while 46% voted for the Democratic candidate.

State-wide weather information

North Carolina experiences an average humidity rating of about 71%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 77% in the month of August. During the winter, the average temperature in North Carolina drops to around 41°F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 62°F during the month of December. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around 19°F in the month of January. During the summer, the average temperature in North Carolina is around 76°F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 92°F during the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 53°F during the month of June. The most precipitation occurs in July with an average of 9.06 inches of precipitation a month. The average monthly precipitation for the state of North Carolina is around 4.20 inches. On average, North Carolina has an air quality index rating of around 36.0 AQI. The average air quality index rating peaks in the month of April with a rating of around 45.3 AQI. While residents of North Carolina mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it's important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in North Carolina can include hurricanes, floods, and and earthquakes (moderate).

Wildlife to be found in North Carolina

The state of North Carolina has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of Sassafras, Yellow Poplar, Yellow Trout Lily, and Dragon's Mouth Orchid. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the The American Black Bear, the Gray Bats, the Nine-banded Armadillo, or the Gray And Red Foxes. The state animal of North Carolina is the The Squirrel.