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Senior housing types near South Portland, ME

  • Countryside Adult Family Care Home Assisted Living

    Countryside Adult Family Care Home Assisted Living

    1334 Long Plains Rd, Buxton, ME 04093
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    Countryside is an attractive modern facility, privately owned, a ranch style adult family care home, licensed in coordination with Maine's Department of Human Services. It is bounded with 11 acres of scenic land along the Buxton Countryside, but still within a half-hour drive to Portland and most...

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  • Vicarage By the Sea

    Vicarage By the Sea

    9 Vicarage Lane, Harpswell, ME 04079
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    The Vicarage By The Sea, was founded in 1998 with the desire to make a difference for those living with dementing illnesses. Pioneers in their approach, Johanna Wigg, Ph.D. and Dementia Care Specialist, Cheryl Golek set out to prove that social and psychological realms of long-term care for elders...

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  • Canterbury Hall, LLC

    353 Baptist Road, Canterbury, NH 03224
    (5)
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    Built in the mid 1700s, the main house of Canterbury Hall retains its stately character. We welcome senior residents to large private rooms with full baths that still carry the charm and architectural details from the past. Canterbury Hall has proudly served the elderly since 1991. Our caring and...

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  • Pyareo Home

    333 Brook Rd, Sanbornton, NH 03269
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    Pyareo Home(pronounced pE-ar-E-O and meaning 'beloved or dear ones in an Indian Language) has provided loving care for the elderly in the Lakes Region of central New Hampshire since 2000. Some residents have come from the immediate area while others have sought out Pyareo Home from as far away as...

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  • Fox Meadow Retirement Home

    Fox Meadow Retirement Home

    1151 Summer St, Bristol, NH 03222
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    We would like to thank you for your interest in our home. When living on your own is no longer a viable alternative for yourself or a loved one, Fox Meadow provides a safe and secure place for our residents to call their home. Our residents are encouraged to be as independent as possible, to plan...

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  • Pine Hill Retirement Home

    Pine Hill Retirement Home

    35 N Lowell Rd, Windham, NH 03087
    (4)
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    Pine Hill Retirement Home is a small  assisted living home offering a homelike atmosphere at an affordable rate.   The quiet, safe, rural setting of Pine Hill is convenient to routes 93 and lll, shopping areas and emergency medical care.  We offer an independent lifestyle with a...

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  • The Villager

    The Villager

    50 North Mast Street, Goffstown, NH 03045
    (3)
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    The Villager is old-fashioned country living in the heart of Goffstown Village. We are an old Victorian home with a wrap-around porch for sitting and enjoying the fresh air. We have a beautiful solarium to dine in, socialize, or just read a book.      We offer semi-private and...

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  • Horseshoe Pines

    Horseshoe Pines

    79 Province Rd, Goshen, NH 03752
    (2)
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    Horseshoe Pines is Affordable,Family-Style Care for those who can no longer live alone, but are not in need of a full-care nursing home. Steve & Ruby Guyette have been the Live-In owners & administrators since 1991. Horseshoe Pines remains intentionally small in order to maintain our homey...

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  • Seth Mann 2

    Seth Mann 2

    349 N Main, Randolph, MA 02368
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    The Seth Mann 2nd Home for Women, located in Randolph, Mass., is a unique, small-scale residence. This lovely, historic home, which opened in 1921, can accommodate up to five women, each with a spacious private bedroom. It is a perfect option for an independent older woman who, rather than live...

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  • Cook Adult Home

    1 Prospect St, Mechanicville, NY 12118
    (3)
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    The Cook Adult Home is a 13 bed residence. The home is in a civil war era house, built on a hill overlooking the City of Mechanicville in Saratoga County, New York and the hills of Vermont. We provide 24 hour supervision, medication management, assistance with all activites of daily living in a...

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  • Inn At Parker Station

    46 Parker Station Rd, Goffstown, NH 03045
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    The Inn at Parker Station is a residential care home that offers a family-style environment in the Hillsborough County, NH, city of Goffstown. Goffstown has slightly over 3,100 residents and offers a quintessential New England living experience. Founded in 1675. Goffstown was one of the first new...

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  • Pine Valley Home

    1224 Pine Valley Rd, Hoosick Falls, NY 12090
    (3)
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    Pine Valley Home is a residential care home located in the picturesque village of Hoosick Falls, in Rensselaer County, New York. Our beautiful home has a rich heritage and scenic architecture. We encourage our residents to visit some of our historical sites and become a part of our intimate...

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  • Haughton Cove Manor, Inc

    841 Norwich New London Turnpike, Uncasville, CT 06382
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    Haughton Cove Manor, Inc is a senior home group located in New London County, Connecticut. Our home is conveniently located a couple of miles away from the nearest hospital. The residential care home is located in a serene neighborhood with well-kept grounds that are pleasant to look at and be in....

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  • Tubbs Family Home

    103 Mechanic St, Corinth, NY 12822
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    Tubbs Family Home is a residential care home located in the beautiful city of Corinth, in Saratoga County, New York. Our city features the best of New York's natural landscape. We have some amazing lakes and rivers, such as the Woodland Lake, Lake Bonita, Efner Lake, Jenny Lake, Hunt Lake, and...

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  • Nichols Family Type Home for Adults

    249 Hillcrest Avenue, Troy, NY 12180
    (1)
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    Nichols Family Type Home for Adults is a residential care home located in the scenic city of Troy, in Rensselaer County, New York. Our beautiful home has a breathtaking natural landscape and tranquil atmosphere, perfect for seniors looking to relax and spend quality time with friends and family.

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  • The Moran Home

    321 West Sand Lake Rd, Wynantskill, NY 12198
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    The Moran Home is a residential care home located in the peaceful town of Wynantskill, in Rensselaer County, New York. Our beautiful home has a tranquil atmosphere, perfect for seniors looking to relax and spend some quality time with loved ones. We encourage our seniors to explore everything our...

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  • Columbia Care Home

    18 Columbia Drive, East Greenbush, NY 12061
    (3)
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    Columbia Care Home is an exceptional senior care facility located in Columbia, Maryland. We treat our seniors with respect for their interest and needs. Columbia Care Home offers all the amenities you expect for a senior care facility. Whether your loved one needs help bathing, shopping or eating,...

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  • Westboro House

    Westboro House

    11 Elm St West, West Lebanon, NH 03784
    (4)
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  • Anchor Senior Care, LLC

    25 Oak St, Springvale, ME 04083
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South Portland, Maine

Care Homes

A care home provides a home-like environment for seniors who are who do not require skilled nursing services. This type of community is similar to a single-family home. Services provided can include food service, laundry services, and transportation. In Maine, the annual median cost for an assisted living community is around $62,031. The state of Maine has specific rules associated with this type of community. The Maine Department of Health and Human Services supervises this community type.

Cost of Living

The total cost of care for a community is influenced by the city in which it is located. The rent burden for South Portland is about 21.3% of the average monthly income. South Portland has a median home value of about $235,368 and the median cost of rent is $1,401 per month per month.

Demographics and Values

In South Portland, 7.4% of the population are veterans. Based on gender, 47.1% are male and 52.9% are female. The median age of South Portland is 41 years old. South Portland has a population density of 816 people per square mile. The current population of South Portland consists of 25,483 people. Racially, the population of South Portland is 2.4% Asian, 2.5% mixed race, 0.9% black, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 93.7% white, 0.3% other or not specified, 2.1% Hispanic, and 0.2% Native American. Out of the total population of South Portland, 5.9% are widows, 7.1% do not have health insurance, 11.6% have some form of disability, and 12.4% live in poverty. In terms of education, 14.6% have a graduate degree, 23.2% have a high-school diploma, and 42.9% have a college degree.

State Information

An overview of Maine

There are 38 general hospitals and 115 health centers that provide care for 1,341,753 Maine residents. The top three hospitals in the state are considered to be Northern Light Health, Maine Medical Center, and Northern Maine Medical Center. Maine is ranked 32nd in quality of life and 19th in healthcare. The state of Maine has a cost of living index of 117.2 where a score of 100 is the national average, and anything above 100 is considered more expensive than the average. The state has a grocery index rating of 107.0 and a housing index rating of 123.1. Based on natural beauty, Maine ranks 39th in the nation.

Social demographics of the state

The state has a median age of 45 and 36% of its population being over the age of 55. The state of Maine ranks 49th in the country for diversity, and the state is considered LGBTQ friendly. In terms of religious values, 22% of Maine's population regularly attend some form of service and there are in total 1,574 different congregations. The top three Christian denominations in the state are Evangelical Protestant-14%, Mainline Protestant-21%, and Historically Black Protestant-2%. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-2%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%. In Maine there are 185 masonic lodges. In the most recent presidential election, 45% of Maine residents voted Republican and 48% voted Democrat.

State-wide weather information

The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of November at around 6.46 inches. On average, the state receives 3.79 inches of precipitation a month. On average, Maine has an air quality index rating of around 35.4 AQI. The average air quality index rating peaks in the month of May with a rating of around 44.2 AQI. The average temperature in the summer rises to around 65F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 82F during the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 47F during the month of June. The average temperature in the winter falls to around 20F. The average high winter temperature is around 38F in the month of December. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around -7F during the month of January. Maine experiences an average humidity rating of about 72%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 77% in the month of November. While residents of Maine mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it's important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Maine can include earthquakes (moderate) and hurricanes.

Wildlife to be found in Maine

The state of Maine has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of balsam fir, sugar maple, pagoda dogwood, and eastern hemlock. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the large baleen whales, the coyote, the eastern cougar, or the gray fox. The state animal of Maine is the the moose.