Find Independent Living Communities near South Windsor, CT

Who are you searching for?

1 of 5

Searching for Independent Living communities in South Windsor, CT?

If you’re looking for independent living in the South Windsor area, our local senior living advisors can help you each step of the way. From affordable independent living for seniors to luxury options, we’ll work with you to understand the cost of independent living in South Windsor. From there, we’ll show you the best independent living communities for your lifestyle, interests, and budget.

Discover unique independent living amenities, social activities, dining, and more independent living benefits. With 107 independent living facilities in South Windsor, A Place for Mom makes it easier to find your new, maintenance-free home.

Independent Living near South Windsor, Connecticut

Sort by
Filter by
Ratings
Distance
Sort by
Filter by
Ratings
Distance
Showing 107 communities

The Village at Buckland Court

432 Buckland Road, South Windsor, CT 06074

4.2
(36 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

The Village at Buckland Court is a charming 'country estate' nestled amidst beautiful farm land, with expansive lawns and gardens. Inspiring outdoor sitting areas, a gazebo, and an herb garden provide the setting for arts, leisure, and fitness activities. Private walking paths and gazebos grace...

The Residence at South Windsor Farms

200 Deming Street, South Windsor, CT 06074

4.3
(29 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Windsor, our beautiful, new community is nestled on spectacular farmland, boasting easy proximity to great shopping, houses of worship, Wapping Park, I-84 and all of the wonderful cultural and recreational attractions in the area.We offer 80 apartments; a combination of 31 studio, 27 one-bedroom...

Brookdale South Windsor

1715 Ellington Road, South Windsor, CT 06074

4.0
(32 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Brookdale South Windsor is now open for in person visits and move ins!!! Such exciting news - we can now share our family like community with you and your loved one in person ( with safety precautions of course) but you all can see the apartment of your choice. We can also move new resident in...

Evergreen Crossings Retirement Resort

900 Hemlock Ave, South Windsor, CT 06074

4.0
(3 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

Evergreen Crossings offers all of the comforts and conveniences of modern-day living that allow you to enjoy your retirement.Evergreen Crossings top-notch, all-inclusive services and amenities will include EVERYTHING you need to live in comfort and luxury with one monthly rent payment and no...

Compare Costs, Photos, and Reviews for all your options near

Please enter a valid full name.

Please enter a valid email address.

Please enter a valid phone number.

This field is required

By clicking Request Info, you agree to our Terms of Use. You also consent that we, or our customer communities, may reach out to you using a system that can auto-dial; however, you do not need to consent to this to use our service. Our Privacy Policy describes information collection and use.

Harbor Chase at Evergreen Walk NOW OPEN

1000 Evergreen Way, South Windsor, CT 06074

(0 review)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

The Wellington at Springfield

942 Grayson Dr, Springfield, MA 01119

4.2
(95 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Be inspired to live life to the fullest when taking up residence at The Wellington at Springfield. Our Independent Living, Assisted Living and Memory Care community in Springfield, MA Sixteen Acres/East Longmeadow/Wilbraham line, enriches the lives of seniors by providing an environment that is...

Village Gate of Farmington

88 Scott Swamp Rd, Farmington, CT 06032

4.3
(86 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

Village Gate of Farmington provides a fulfilling, independent lifestyle in a welcoming environment. Nestled within beautiful, scenic grounds just outside of Hartford, you'll love the elegance of our facilities while enjoying the convenience of the nearby town. We're just minutes from shopping,...

Farmington Station, A Senior Living Residence

111 Scott Swamp Rd, Farmington, CT 06032

4.2
(50 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Located within the charming residential Farmington Station neighborhood only minutes from historic downtown, the new Farmington Station offers local seniors service-enriched Assisted Living and a state-of-the-art Compass Memory Support Neighborhood® featuring innovative, evidence-based...

Atria Crossroads Place

One Beechwood Drive, Waterford, CT 06385

4.5
(45 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Exciting NEW enhancements are now complete at Atria Crossroads Place! Extensive renovations include refurbished common spaces, an upgraded salon, a modern bistro, redesigned restaurant and private dining room with outdoor canopy, library, custom fitness center, additional outdoor green space and...

White Oaks

230 Deming St, Manchester, CT 06042

4.1
(44 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

White Oaks provides a fulfilling, independent lifestyle in a welcoming environment. Situated on beautiful grounds in the charming community of Manchester, you'll love the elegant beauty of White Oaks while enjoying the conveniences of the nearby town. If you're in the mood to explore, you'll...

Spring Village at Stratford

6911 Main Street, Stratford, CT 06614

4.3
(40 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

At Spring Village, you'll find a dedicated staff who understand the importance of balancing individual care with your independence. Whether you enjoy watching a movie in our theater, reading a novel in our library, or taking an excursion to nearby local shops, we are dedicated to helping you live...

Brookdale Eddy Pond West

669 Washington Street, Auburn, MA 01501

4.0
(42 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Freedom to Live WellGet ready to exchange cooking, cleaning and laundry for a rich and full retirement experience. At our assisted living and memory care community in Auburn, Massachusetts, we handle the household chores so you can spend more time doing the things you love. With cozy private...

River Ridge at Avon

101 Bickford Extension, Avon, CT 06001

4.3
(38 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

River Ridge at Avon is nestled in a quiet, residential neighborhood in the heart of beautiful Farmington Valley. We are conveniently located off Route 44 in the charming town of Avon, minutes from wonderful shops, dining, entertainment, and medical offices. Our superb location complements the...

Quail Run Estates

50 Cardinal Dr, Agawam, MA 01001

4.2
(36 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

Quail Run Estates provides a fulfilling, independent lifestyle in a welcoming environment. Situated on beautifully landscaped grounds on the outskirts of Springfield, you'll love the comfortable facilities, our friendly staff and the convenience of the nearby community. We're just minutes from...

The Reserve at East Longmeadow

741 Parker Street, East Longmeadow, MA 01028

3.7
(38 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

The Reserve at East Longmeadow is a new and exceptional assisted living and memory care community in East Longmeadow, Massachusetts. East Longmeadow is a beautiful city just outside of Springfield, one of the 'greenest' cities in the country with over 2,400 acres of parks. Springfield is also the...

Brookdale Gables Farmington

20 Devonwood Drive, Farmington, CT 06032

4.2
(35 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

Quality Care and Peace of MindIf you want to exchange the humdrum senior living experience for one that offers you personalized care plans, a warm and welcoming atmosphere with resort-like amenities and endless opportunities to engage in activities, programs and events, look no further. Our...

Armbrook Village

551 North Road, Westfield, MA 01085

4.6
(30 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Armbrook Village offers seniors a secure, supportive and independent lifestyle. The community features both independent and assisted living options as well as a state-of-the-art Compass Memory Support Neighborhood featuring innovative, research-based programming for those with memory loss...

Brookdale West Hartford

22 Simsbury Road, West Hartford, CT 06117

4.0
(35 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Live The Life You WantNo one deserves to spend their golden years worrying about being alone in the event of an emergency or caring the heavy burden of family care alone. That’s why our assisted living and memory care community is here to provide personalized care plans, spacious and comfortable...

Atria Greenridge Place

One Elizabeth Court, Rocky Hill, CT 06067

4.4
(30 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

At Atria Greenridge Place, you'll enjoy all the comforts of home and just the right amount of discreet support to help you live independently. This inviting community is situated in a residential neighborhood in Rocky Hill, next to Wethersfield and Newington. You'll find warm, friendly neighbors...

The Village at Kensington Place

511 Kensington Avenue, Meriden, CT 06451

4.1
(33 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

The Village at Kensington Place is an elegant country estate nestled among the scenic Hanging Hills of Meriden, CT. Our beautifully manicured campus surrounded by woodlands provides comfortable outdoor sitting areas and the setting for fitness, arts, and leisure activities. A terrace off the main...

Viewing 1-20 out of 107 communities

Cost of independent living in South Windsor, CT

Independent Living costs differ by location and facility, as many communities offer different levels of care, amenities, and activities. Prices also vary based on how much — or how little — assistance a senior needs.

Monthly average independent living cost comparisons
  • $3,250
    National
  • $4,773
    State
  • $3,998
    South Windsor, CT
  • $3,828
    Glastonbury, CT
  • $2,704
    Holyoke, CT
Your actual costs may be higher or lower than the average.
Get advice from a local expert:
Talk to an Advisor

Discover the many ways to pay for senior living

Planning ahead can better position you to make good choices for your loved one’s care in the future. But if your aging family member needs care now, there are ways to finance the cost of long-term care through a combination of approaches.

What is independent living?

Independent living offers a stress-free lifestyle for older adults. Independent living communities don’t provide personal care or supervision, but do offer generally healthy adults opportunities for socialization and hassle-free living. Independent living services often include:

  • Nutritious meals and snacks
  • Housekeeping
  • Laundry
  • Home maintenance and repairs
  • Social activities and outings
Complete guide to independent living

Learn More About Independent Living in South Windsor, CT

South Windsor, a small suburb northeast of Hartford, offers a spacious, mostly residential retreat with easy access to Hartford’s attractions and conveniences. Within city limits, South Windsor residents enjoy the town’s nature areas like Windsor Meadows State Park, along with a variety of upscale shopping districts like the Promenade Shops at Evergreen Walk.

Independent living communities — also known simply as retirement communities — in South Windsor are geared towards seniors who are able to live on their own, without daily assistance, and prefer to live among people their age. This usually means residents are self-sufficient and do not require hands-on care. Think of South Windsor retirement communities as age-restricted (typically 55+) complexes, which provide organized activities, meal services, and transportation.

Cost of Independent Living in South Windsor, CT

The median monthly cost of independent living is about $3,100 within the Hartford area and $3,000 in the state of Connecticut.

Learn More About South Windsor, CT

Cost of Living

Index Scores

All index scores are based on a scale that has the national average set at 100. A score of 200 indicates that the cost is twice as expensive as the national average, while a score of 50 indicates that the cost is half as expensive.

Household Expenses Health Care Insurance Entertainment Groceries Clothing
120 113 130 125 122 119

Income and Housing

Median Income Age 45-64 Median Income Age 65+ Median Household Income Average Individual Income Median Employee Salary Average Property Tax One-bedroom Apartment Gross Rent Estimate
$116,987 per year $45,977 per year $99,686 per year $47,278 per year $48,094 per year $6,797 per year $941 per month

Local Hospitals

The top hospitals that service South Windsor include:

Saint Francis Hospital

  • Facility type: faith-based, short-term acute care
  • Bed count: 550+
  • Specialties: emergency care, ICU, spine surgery

Hartford Hospital

  • Facility type: nonprofit, short-term acute care
  • Bed count: 930+
  • Specialties: emergency care, ICU, organ transplants

Manchester Memorial Hospital

  • Facility type: nonprofit, short-term acute care
  • Bed count: 170+
  • Specialties: emergency care, ICU, joint replacement

Weather and Climate

South Windsor’s climate is classified as humid subtropical, which means the town experiences long, warm summers and moderate amounts of snowfall in winter. The average humidity level is 65%, and humidity levels are often highest during September at about 71%.

Seasonal Temperatures

January Average January Maximum January Minimum
26°F 34°F 17°F

July Average July Maximum July Minimum
74°F 85°F 63°F

Air Quality

  • Relative Air Quality Index: 83

This index is based on a scale that has the national average set at 100. A score of 200 indicates twice the presence of air pollutants than the national average, while a score of 50 indicates half the presence.

Precipitation

  • Average annual precipitation: 46″

Demographics and Values

Population Statistics

Median Age Percent of Population Over 65 Population Population Density Average Household Size
46 17.2% 26,299 937 per square mile 2.7

Race & Ethnicity

American Indian or Alaskan Native Asian Black Hispanic or Latino Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Two or More Races White (not Hispanic or Latino)
<0.1% 10.3% 2.6% 6.8% <0.1% 3.4% 78.0%

These figures were taken from the most recent U.S. Census.

LGBTQ+ Inclusivity

These scores were taken from the Human Rights Campaign’s Municipal Equality Index.

  • Non-discrimination laws in South Windsor: Hartford: 28/30
  • Overall inclusivity: 99/100

2016 Presidential Election Results for Hartford County

Democratic Republican Other
58.6% 37.1% 4.4%

Arts, Culture, Entertainment, and Recreation

Some of the most popular museums and historic sites in South Windsor include:

  • Windsor Art Center
  • Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art
  • Wood Memorial Library & Museum
  • Windsor Historical Society
  • Oliver Ellsworth Homestead

Outdoor attractions in South Windsor:

  • Nevers Park, Wapping Park
  • Linear Park
  • Windsor Meadows State Park
  • South Windsor State Wildlife Area

South Windsor’s top entertainment destinations and shopping districts are:

  • Buckland Hills 18
  • Infinity Hall Hartford
  • South Windsor Strawberry Festival
  • Gingerbread House Festival
  • The Promenade Shops at Evergreen Walk
  • The Shoppes at Buckland Hills

Transportation

CTtransit operates bus routes throughout the Hartford metropolitan area, servicing South Windsor and offering discounted fares to senior citizens. Taxis and rideshare services, like Uber and Lyft, are also available in South Windsor.

Frequently asked questions about Independent Living facilities in Connecticut

The Court of Saint James, McLean a CCRC and The Arbors at Westfield are the top rated independent living facilities near South Windsor, Connecticut. See full list of communities.

There are 107 independent living facilities near South Windsor, Connecticut. See the full list.

Sign up for our newsletter
Get insights and articles in your inbox.

Please enter a valid email address.

701 5th Ave #3200, Seattle, WA 98104

A Place for Mom is paid by our participating communities, therefore our service is offered at no charge to families. Copyright © 2021 A Place for Mom, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Privacy & Terms. Do Not Sell My Personal Information.