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  • The Terrace at Grove Park

    The Terrace at Grove Park

    101 Tulip Lane, Dothan, AL 36305
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    The Terrace at Grove Park Located in the charming city of Dothan, Houston County, Alabama, The Terrace at Grove Park is an assisted living community where you can feel safe and cared in a dignified environment. Known as 'The Peanut Capital of the World', Dothan is an active city, with many...

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  • Seymour Southern Comforts

    Seymour Southern Comforts

    202 East Main Street, Bronwood, GA 39826
    (1)
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    Philosophy of Care From the gracious charm of our comfortable home-like setting to the spacious and inviting feel of our private suites, Seymour Southern Comforts offers older adults the opportunity to live independently while receiving personal care and assistance that they may need. We have made...

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  • Seagrass Village Panama City Beach

    Seagrass Village Panama City Beach

    201 Seagrass Drive, Panama City Beach, FL 32407
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    •22 acres •2 lakes •1 fully stocked pond to fish out of •Herb garden •Gated community featuring 42 independent living villas over 1800 sq. ft. each, 3 story/90,000 sq. foot independent living apartments, and a 36,000 sq. foot memory care building (for dementia, Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s, ect.) •Age...

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  • Charter Senior Living of Panama City Beach

    Charter Senior Living of Panama City Beach

    6012 Magnolia Beach Rd, Panama City Beach, FL 32408
    (8)
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    Charter Senior Living of Panama City Beach is an independent, assisted living and memory care community. Whether it is the independent living villas; the roomy assisted living apartments; or the specialized Legacy memory care neighborhood, Charter Senior Living of Panama City Beach provides a sense...

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  • Brookdale Destin

    Brookdale Destin

    2400 Crystal Cove Lane, Destin, FL 32541
    (18)
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    If you’re ready to enjoy life and leave the housekeeping, laundry and daily chores to someone else, then our community on Florida’s Emerald Coast, in Destin, is ready and waiting for you. We offer assisted living and Alzheimer’s and dementia care while providing abundant services, conveniences and...

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  • American House Bluewater Bay

    American House Bluewater Bay

    4595 Highway 20, Niceville, FL 32578
    (2)
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    When considering an Independent Living community, you are choosing a lifestyle. With resort-style living for the active senior, residents live life by their own design. Our community offers condominium style living with a host of services and amenities along with an engaging entertainment program....

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  • Red Hills Village Retirement Resort (NOW OPEN)

    Red Hills Village Retirement Resort (NOW OPEN)

    2720 Ox Bottom Road, Tallahassee, FL 32312
    (4)
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    Red Hills Village, a Resort Lifestyle Community, has been developed exclusively for adults 55 and over. We offer the comforts and conveniences of modern-day living that allow you to enjoy your retirement. Red Hills Village’s all-inclusive services and amenities include EVERYTHING you need to live in...

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  • Tapestry Senior Living Lakeshore

    Tapestry Senior Living Lakeshore

    2516 W Lakeshore Dr, Tallahassee, FL 32312
    (6)
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    Tapestry Senior Living Lakeshore in Tallahassee is a community, made up of individual threads, all woven together with purpose and skill. As a skilled artist can tell an entire story by weaving those threads together, ours are people...nurses, caregivers, doctors, therapists, community leaders,...

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  • Mulligan Park

    Mulligan Park

    1800 Hermitage Blvd, Tallahassee, FL 32308
    (1)
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    At Mulligan Park, we have an abundance of heart, and we can’t wait to share it with you. Our caring management team is here for you any time, day or night, because we live here too. We participate in activities, pour coffee at mealtime and take time to get to know each of our residents. Plus, each...

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  • Cherry Laurel

    Cherry Laurel

    1009 Concord Road, Tallahassee, FL 32308
    (14)
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    Cherry Laurel provides a fulfilling, independent lifestyle in a welcoming environment. Located in a picturesque corner of Tallahassee, you'll be charmed by our caring staff and beautiful facilities. As much as our residents love our quiet community, they also appreciate the convenience of being in...

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  • Westminster Oaks

    Westminster Oaks

    4449 Meandering Way, Tallahassee, FL 32308
    (1)
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    Ideally located on a beautifully wooded campus in Florida's capital city of Tallahassee, Westminster Oaks combines established neighborhoods of detached villas with the comfort and luxury of mid-rise and garden apartment homes. All residences feature the highest quality construction, smart...

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  • Southern Pines, A Charter Senior Living Community

    Southern Pines, A Charter Senior Living Community

    423 Covington Avenue, Thomasville, GA 31792
    (6)
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    'BEST OF' THOMASVILLE Voted Best Senior Living Community in the Times-Enterprise Readers’ Choice Poll, our community adjoins the famous Thomasville Rose Garden and Cherokee Lake Park, and most apartments have views of Thomasville’s natural beauty. Downtown shopping, nationally accredited...

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  • Tapestry Senior Living Walden

    Tapestry Senior Living Walden

    3080 Walden Rd, Tallahassee, FL 32317
    (1)
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    At Tapestry Walden, it's all about you. We are delighted that you are interested in Tapestry Senior Living Walden. The area’s NEWEST assisted living and memory care community. At Tapestry, we are dedicated to providing you with exceptional living. Our beautiful community offers you an array of...

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  • Magnolia Manor

    2001 South Lee Street, Americus, GA 31709
    (8)
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    Magnolia Manor's corporate office and longest operating senior community is located in the Southwest Georgia town of Americus. All levels of care are provided on the Americus Campus: independent living, assisted living, skilled nursing and memory care. Moreover, a Wellness Center for Magnolia Manor...

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  • The Meridian at Westwood

    The Meridian at Westwood

    1001 Mar Walt Drive, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32547
    (54)
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    Meridian at Westwood provides a full range of choices for today's seniors. Choosing a senior living community represents a lifestyle choice and we understand that our residents are choosing much more than a comfortable living environment to call home. In choosing this community, our residents have...

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  • CaraVita Village

    CaraVita Village

    4000 Fieldcrest Drive, Montgomery, AL 36111
    (6)
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    At CaraVita Village, we know that you would rather not spend your retirement having yet another set of responsibilities. That's why we strive to make life easier for the active seniors at our community. We offer all the conveniences of home without the hassle of home ownership, which means you can...

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  • John Knox Manor I & III

    John Knox Manor I & III

    4401 Narrow Lane Road, Montgomery, AL 36116
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    John Knox Manor, Inc. is a faith-based non-profit community for seniors 62 years and older. Located near Baptist Medical Center South and various other medical facilities, you're loved one can feel safe and secure with staff on duty 24 hours a day. John Knox Retirement Tower is a 7 story building...

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  • Eastdale Estates

    Eastdale Estates

    5801 Eastdale Drive, Montgomery, AL 36117
    (15)
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    Eastdale Estates provides a fulfilling, independent lifestyle in a welcoming environment. Situated on beautifully landscaped grounds in the heart of Montgomery, you'll love the tasteful elegance of our community while enjoying all the conveniences of living in the center of our great state's...

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  • Riverplace

    Riverplace

    6850 River Road, Columbus, GA 31904
    (30)
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    In 2019 Riverplace Retirement Community was recognized as being in the Top 2% of Retirement Communities in America! Riverplace is the most affordable option for retirement in the area. Award-Winning & Affordable; a winning combination for you or your loved one. You will fall in love with the...

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  • Legacy Reserve Old Town (Opening Summer 2020)

    Legacy Reserve Old Town (Opening Summer 2020)

    3580 Massee Ln, Columbus, GA 31909
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    The Legacy at Old Town Reserve is coming to Columbus. The community will feature: Independent, Assisted Living and Memory Care. You can walk your pet along the walking trails or enjoy other's company at the on-site dog park. You are welcome to take a swim in the community's on-site salt water...

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  • Monarch Estates

    Monarch Estates

    1550 East University Drive, Auburn, AL 36830
    (13)
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    Monarch Estates provides a fulfilling, independent lifestyle in a welcoming environment. Nestled in the rolling hills of beautiful Auburn and surrounded by pristine landscaping and wooded areas, you'll fall in love with Monarch Estates. Our residents appreciate the convenience of being close to...

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  • Magnolia Manor South

    Magnolia Manor South

    3011 Veterans Parkway, Moultrie, GA 31768
    (1)
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    Hello..My name is Emily Venet and I am the Resident Sales Director for Magnolia Manor South in Moultrie, Georgia....a family oriented community known as the 'City of Southern Living'. In Moultrie we pride ourselves in welcoming prospects and new residents into our quaint community with the most...

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  • Savannah Court of Camilla

    161 East Broad Street, Camilla, GA 31730
    (10)
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    Camilla Retirement Village offers a full service community with freedom to choose the care plans to meet your everyday needs. From personal care, assisted living and independent living, a caring professional staff provides personal care services and planned activities to keep our residents energized...

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  • Katie Manor

    Katie Manor

    639 Brookmeade Dr, Crestview, FL 32539
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  • Sumter Retirement Village

    Sumter Retirement Village

    2124 US Hwy 280 W, Plains, GA 31780
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  • Canterfield of Tallahassee (NOW OPEN)

    Canterfield of Tallahassee (NOW OPEN)

    208 E Tharpe St, Tallahassee, FL 32303
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  • The Grove at Canopy (Now Open)

    The Grove at Canopy (Now Open)

    2601 Crestline Rd, Tallahassee, FL 32308
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  • Summer Village at Camellia Place

    1171 Gatewood Drive, Auburn, AL 36830
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  • Summer Village at Magnolia Place

    1553 Professional Pkwy, Auburn, AL 36830
    (1)
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  • Summer Village at Azalea Place

    1601 Professional Pkwy, Auburn, AL 36830
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Dothan, Alabama

Independent Living

If you or your loved one desire the peace of mind of having many of your frequent tasks taken care of by professionals while living life at your own pace, you might want to consider an Independent Living Community. Basic needs such as meal preparation and housekeeping are handled by staff and a calendar of recreational and leisure activities is maintained, allowing residents an opportunity to use their time as they wish, free from daily obligations. Along with their daily needs being met, residents can enjoy an opportunity to be among peers, in a community with others of similar ages and interests. Typically comprised of a private living area and a full kitchen, these communities offer homes with many of the amenities of apartment life but with none of the hassle. Guests can be invited over and entertained, and there will be more time to spend with them with the basic maintenance of daily tasks out of the way. While policies differ between communities, numerous residences allow pets as well. If residents decide they would like to employ the services of private health care providers, they always have the option. There are an assortment of expenditures and benefits to balance while choosing an independent living community. It is important to determine if these services are covered in your plan: Waiting list deposit, housekeeping, initial assessment fee, move-in fee, utilities, transportation, internet access, and wellness program. The benefits and amenities that pertain to independent living include game/TV room, golf course, transportation, private rental hall, community activities, beauty salon & barber shop, healthcare center, and restaurant-style dining hall.

Cost of Living

The overall cost of living can be a major influence in deciding which destination meets the needs of you or your loved one. Monthly, the median rent in Dothan is about $800 and the median home value for Dothan costs around $141,732. The rent burden for Dothan is around 15.9% of the average person's monthly income.

Demographics and Values

Dothan has a population density of 293 people per square mile. In Dothan, 10.7% of the population are veterans of the United States military. Out of the total city population, 47.2% are male and 52.8% are female. The median age of Dothan is 39 years old. Of the population of Dothan 24.8% have a college degree, 28.6% have a high-school diploma, and 9.2% have a graduate degree. In Dothan, 19.7% live in poverty, 7.4% are widowed, 16.9% have some form of disability, and 58.6% participate in the labor force. Demographically, Dothan is 3.3% Hispanic, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 1.8% mixed race, 0.5% other or not specified, 0.3% Native American, 33.7% black, 62.5% white, and 1.2% Asian.

State Information

An overview of Alabama

Residents of Alabama enjoy its natural beauty which ranks 35th in the United States. In total, Alabama has 101 general hospitals and 164 health centers that provide care for 4,900,655 citizens. Marion Regional Medical Center, Fayette Medical Center, and And Lakeland Community Hospital are among the top three highest ranked hospitals in the state. Out of a national average of 100, Alabama has a cost of living index rating of 90, a grocery index rating of 97, and a housing index rating of 72. The quality of life enjoyed by the average Alabama citizen is ranked 49th nation-wide. Additionally, Alabama is ranked 46th by healthcare standards.

Social demographics of the state

In the most recent presidential election, 62% of Alabama residents voted Republican and 34% voted Democrat. Fifty-one percent of Alabama residents regularly attend a religious service from one of the state's 10,514 different congregations. The top three Christian denominations in the state are Evangelical Protestant-49%, Mainline Protestant-13%, and Historically Black Protestant-16%. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-<1%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%. In Alabama there are 892 masonic lodges. The state has a median age of 39 and 30% of its population being over the age of 55. The state of Alabama ranks 31st in the country for diversity.

State-wide weather information

On average, the humidity rating for Alabama is around 72%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of July at around 76%. The average temperature in the summer rises to around 79°F. The average high summer temperature is around 93°F in the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 62°F in the month of June. During the winter, the average temperature in Alabama drops to around 46°F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 66°F during the month of February. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 66°F during the month of February. The average air quality index rating in Alabama is 38.4 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of May with a rating of 47.4 AQI. The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of July at around 8.15 inches. The average monthly precipitation for the state of Alabama is around 4.74 inches. While residents of Alabama mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it's important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Alabama can include floods, hurricanes, tornados, and and earthquakes (moderate).

Wildlife to be found in Alabama

The state of Alabama has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of southern magnolia, flowering dogwood, flowering dogwood, and many varieties of azalea. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the jaguarundi, the the california sea lion, the ring-tailed cat, or the feral swine. The state animal of Alabama is the black bear.