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Senior housing types near Tuscaloosa, AL

  • Pine Valley

    Pine Valley

    800 Rice Valley Rd N, Tuscaloosa, AL 35406
    (5)
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    Pine Valley Retirement Community, a tradition in southern active retirement living, has over 25 years of experience in providing quality independent living and assisted living care for seniors at an affordable cost with no buy-in required. Nestled on 10 acres of tall pines and flowering gardens,...

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  • North River Village

    5810 Rice Mine Rd NE, Tuscaloosa, AL 35406
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  • Congregate Housing at Cahaba Trace

    Congregate Housing at Cahaba Trace

    208 Pierson Avenue, Centreville, AL 35042
    (2)
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    Congregate Housing at Cahaba Trace 208 Pierson Avenue Centreville, AL 35042, US

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  • Pleasant Villa Retirement Home

    Pleasant Villa Retirement Home

    3380 Pleasant Villa Drive, Pleasant Grove, AL 35127
    (8)
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    A family-owned facility with 32 apartments, Pleasant Villa offers you a great value in Independent Living. All rents include 3 meals daily, all utilities including cable TV, weekly housekeeping services, activities twice a day, transportation coordination, weekly shopping services, use of our chapel...

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  • Galleria Woods - a CCRC

    Galleria Woods - a CCRC

    3850 Galleria Woods Dr, Birmingham, AL 35244
    (8)
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    It’s not downsizing your home; it’s upsizing your possibilities.  Located on 20 wooded acres in Birmingham’s prestigious Riverchase area, our continuing care retirement community (CCRC) gives you a maintenance-free lifestyle with the retirement you deserve. Our community has a full continuum of care...

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  • Chateau Vestavia Retirement

    Chateau Vestavia Retirement

    2435 Columbiana Road, Vestavia Hills, AL 35216
    (9)
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    From the moment you walk through the door, you will experience the difference that is Chateau Vestavia. Family owned and locally operated, we are a part of the beautiful Vestavia Hills community. Our caring professional staff is committed to making this the most worry-free time of your life. We take...

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  • Rocky Ridge Retirement Community

    Rocky Ridge Retirement Community

    3517 Lorna Road, Hoover, AL 35216
    (35)
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    Holiday Retirement provides a fulfilling, independent lifestyle in a welcoming environment. Situated on picturesque grounds in the scenic, quiet community of Hoover, you'll love the inviting elegance of our facilities while enjoying the convenience of our nearby community. We're just minutes from...

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  • HarborChase of Jasper

    HarborChase of Jasper

    2100 Viking Dr, Jasper, AL 35501
    (5)
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    Jasper is located in the Northwest part of Alabama. It is a community with beautiful nature, and a rich historical heritage. Here you'll find the home you've been looking for...HarborChase of Jasper Independent Living, Assisted Living and Memory Care community. Our community is unique in that we...

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  • Brookdale University Park

    Brookdale University Park

    400 University Park Drive, Homewood, AL 35209
    (27)
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    Come see if our continuing care retirement community, or CCRC, is the right fit for you and your family. Here you’ll have independent living, assisted living, memory care and skilled nursing all on one campus. So if you or your spouse need more care later, you’ll have the lifestyle you want and the...

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  • Town Village Vestavia Hills

    Town Village Vestavia Hills

    2385 Dolly Ridge Road, Birmingham, AL 35243
    (21)
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    Town Village is much more than senior living —it's a way of life. We strive to provide a distinctive lifestyle filled with friendships, life enrichment activities and attention to every detail. Come sit by the stone fireplace, catch up over a cup of coffee, or take a dip in the heated indoor pool....

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  • Cahaba Ridge

    Cahaba Ridge

    3090 Healthy Way, Birmingham, AL 35243
    (6)
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    Cahaba Ridge Retirement Community is a part of Resort Lifestyle Communities. The company prides itself on providing a 'resort lifestyle' in its independent retirement communities. Cahaba Ridge will offer an all-inclusive experience where one price takes care of all residents' daily needs, including...

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  • Danberry at Inverness

    235 Inverness Center Dr, Hoover, AL 35242
    (35)
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    Danberry at Inverness reflects a complete break from the conventions of ordinary senior living communities by embracing a distinctive philosophy focused on celebrating life with style. Here, you will find every convenience and amenity imaginable for active adults over 55, including a full complement...

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  • Columbus Gardens

    Columbus Gardens

    1011 4th St, South, Columbus, MS 39701
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    Columbus Gardens offers elegant one and two bedroom apartment homes for those who want an independent lifestyle while enjoying the comforts and conveniences of senior living. This community offers responsive management, 24-hour emergency maintenance, washers and dryers, resident activities and a...

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  • St. Martins in the Pines

    St. Martins in the Pines

    4941 Montevallo Rd, Birmingham, AL 35210
    (2)
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    St. Martin's in the Pines is a continuing care retirement community (CCRC) with five distinct levels of care. Offering Independent Living, Assisted Living, Memory Care, Short term rehabilitation and our revolutionary "Green House" approach to skilled/long term nursing, St. Martin's is more than a...

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  • Magnolia Village

    424 Dean Ln, Gardendale, AL 35071
    (3)
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    Magnolia Village is an independent living community in the family friendly town of Gardendale, AL near Birmingham. At Magnolia Village, our goal is to provide residents and their families with a caring community where they can thrive while maintaining their independence. We strive to make our...

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  • Somerby at St. Vincent's One Nineteen

    Somerby at St. Vincent's One Nineteen

    200 One Nineteen Blvd, Hoover, AL 35242
    (3)
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    Nestled in an attractively landscaped and wooded pocket of Birmingham, AL, Somerby St. Vincent's One Nineteen provides all that seniors desire from Independent living, Assisted living and specialized Somerside Memory Care options. Somerby offers a comfortable, convenient and rewarding senior living...

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  • Kirkwood by the River

    Kirkwood by the River

    3605 Ratliff Road, Birmingham, AL 35210
    (2)
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    Kirkwood by the River was founded as a nonprofit in 1980 by Independent Presbyterian Church to offer Independent Living, Assisted Living, Memory Care Assisted Living, Skilled Nursing and Medicare Rehabilitation. Set on 120 acres on the Cahaba River, Kirkwood by the River feels miles away from the...

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  • Peachtree Senior Living

    Peachtree Senior Living

    3740 Eagle Drive, Trussville, AL 35173
    (15)
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    Peachtree Senior Living is an assisted and independent living community offering personalized assistance, supportive services and compassionate care in an intimate, professionally managed setting. We are proud to celebrate our 100% DEFICIENCY FREE state survey!!! Peachtree's Assisted Living is...

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  • The Claiborne at Adelaide

    The Claiborne at Adelaide

    74 Claiborne Way, Starkville, MS 39759
    (14)
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    The Claiborne at Adelaide offers a perfect blend of living options in Starkville — including independent living cottages and apartments, assisted living and memory care — in a one-of-a-kind, master-planned retirement community.

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  • Brookdale Meridian

    Brookdale Meridian

    4555 35th Avenue, Meridian, MS 39305
    (6)
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    It's time to start enjoying the carefree lifestyle you deserve and when you come home to our continuing care retirement community (CCRC) in historic Meridian, Miss., you’ll enjoy a vibrant lifestyle with varied levels of care to accommodate your changing needs. From independent living and assisted...

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  • Atwood Personal Care Home

    Atwood Personal Care Home

    101 Pilot Street, Philadelphia, MS 39350
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    Atwood Personal Care Home is a senior care home in Philadelphia, Mississippi, in Neshoba County. We provide assisted and independent living, as well as adult day services. With a Choctaw Native American heritage, the Philadelphia area is known for the migration that became the Trail of Tears and...

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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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  • 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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  • Regency Pointe

    Regency Pointe

    510 E Grand Avenue, Rainbow City, AL 35906
    (3)
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    The Premier Senior Living Community in the South! Discover the comfort and classic southern charm that is Regency Pointe senior living. Located near the banks of the Coosa River in Rainbow City, Alabama, our picturesque community is nestled among rolling hills, scenic forests and natural wild...

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  • Brookdale Cedar Springs

    Brookdale Cedar Springs

    2505 Spring Avenue Southwest, Decatur, AL 35601
    (25)
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    At our premier Decatur, Ala., retirement community offering independent and assisted living options for seniors, we’re here to help you seize your new opportunities and make the most of them. For independent living residents, it might mean trading in the chores of home and yard maintenance for time...

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  • The Terrace at Priceville

    The Terrace at Priceville

    200 Terrace Lane, Decatur, AL 35603
    (6)
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    Welcome to The Terrace at Priceville Senior Living, Assisted Living and Alzheimer's Care in Priceville, Alabama Welcome to The Terrace at Priceville! Our beautiful senior living retirement community offers Independent Living for active seniors, Assisted Living with the levels of care, and...

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  • Plantation Manor

    6450 Old Tuscaloosa Hwy, McCalla, AL 35111
    (25)
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    The Plantation Manor is an assisted living community located in the heart of beautiful McCalla, Tuscaloosa County, Alabama. The town of McCalla is referred to by many as the jewel of the South. There are a number of activities that a senior can participate in when moving to this area. One of the...

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  • Skyline Village at Red Mountain

    Skyline Village at Red Mountain

    260 Goodwin Crest Dr, Homewood, AL 35209
    (8)
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  • The Bluffs of Greystone (Opening Summer 2020)

    The Bluffs of Greystone (Opening Summer 2020)

    6328 Farley Ln, Birmingham, AL 35242
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  • Oaks on Parkwood

    2651 Laurel Oaks Dr, Bessemer, AL 35022
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Tuscaloosa, Alabama

Independent Living

An Independent Living Community allows residents the opportunity to live their active lives while guaranteeing their basic needs have been fulfilled. Food preparation, recreational activities and housekeeping responsibilities are handled for you while you are unencumbered to use your time as you desire. Along with their daily needs being met, residents can enjoy the opportunity to be among peers, in a community with others of similar age groups and interests. Within the individual units, residents have access to their own private living space and a full kitchen, and can even live with a partner if they prefer. While policies vary between locations, many residences allow cats and dogs as well. Nursing and health care services can always be arranged for with private care providers if desired. There are a variety of costs and benefits to balance when deciding on an independent living community. It is important to learn if these services are included in your service plan: utilities, field trips, wellness program, laundry, cable TV, private phone, Waiting list deposit, and move-in fee. The amenities associated with independent living include concierge services, security guards, fitness center & swimming pool, healthcare center, community activities, golf course, beauty salon & barber shop, and game/TV room.

Cost of Living

The overall cost of care for a community is determined by the destination in which it is located. The rent burden for Tuscaloosa is around 17.9% of the average monthly income. Monthly, the median cost for rent in Tuscaloosa is around $984 and the median value for a home for Tuscaloosa is about $172,114.

Demographics and Values

In terms of education, 26.8% have a high-school diploma, 15.3% have a graduate degree, and 36.5% have a college degree. Demographically, Tuscaloosa is 0.2% Native American, 44.2% black, 2.5% Asian, 1.1% mixed race, 2.6% Hispanic, 0.9% other or not specified, 51.0% white, and 0.1% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian. Based on gender, 47.8% are male and 52.2% are female. The median age of Tuscaloosa is 29 years old. In Tuscaloosa, 10.9% have some form of disability, 4.8% are widowed, 9.3% do not have health insurance, and 55.0% participate in the labor force. In Tuscaloosa, 6.4% of the people are veterans. Tuscaloosa has a population density of 627 people per square mile.

State Information

An overview of Alabama

Based on natural beauty, Alabama ranks 35th in the nation. The state of Alabama has 101 hospitals and 164 health centers, providing care to a population of 4,900,655. The top three hospitals in the state are considered to be Marion Regional Medical Center, Fayette Medical Center, and And Lakeland Community Hospital. 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. In terms of personal well-being, Alabama ranks 46th in healthcare and 49th in quality of life compared to other states.

Social demographics of the state

In terms of religion, 51% of Alabama residents attend religious services among the 10,514 different congregations that are available in the state. 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-49%, Mainline Protestant-13%, and Historically Black Protestant-16%. In Alabama there are 892 masonic lodges. In Alabama, 30% of the population is over the age of 55. The median age in the state is 39. In terms of diversity, Alabama ranks 31st in the nation. In the last presidential election 34% of Alabama residents voted Democrat and 62% voted Republican.

State-wide weather information

The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of July at around 8.15 inches. On average, the state receives 4.74 inches of precipitation a month. On average, Alabama has an air quality index rating of around 38.4 AQI. The average air quality index rating peaks in the month of May with a rating of around 47.4 AQI. During the winter, the average temperature in Alabama drops to around 46F. The average high winter temperature is around 66F in the month of February. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 66F during the month of February. During the summer, the average temperature in Alabama is around 79F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 93F during the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 62F during the month of June. On average, the humidity rating for Alabama is around 72%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 76% in the month of July. 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, tornadoes, 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 flowering dogwood, southern magnolia, many varieties of azalea, and fallow deer. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the jaguarundi, the ring-tailed cat, the the California sea lion, or the feral swine. The state animal of Alabama is the black bear.