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Senior housing types near Washington, DC

  • The Residences at Thomas Circle

    The Residences at Thomas Circle

    1330 Massachusetts Ave NW, Washington, DC 20005
    (12)
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    More than a great place to live, The Residences at Thomas Circle is a neighborhood within a neighborhood – where seniors can live life their way. LIFE AT ITS FINEST In the heart of downtown DC, just blocks from the White House and a short walk to museums and monuments, you will find seniors enjoying...

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  • Ingleside at Rock Creek

    Ingleside at Rock Creek

    3050 Military Road NW, Washington, DC 20015
    (7)
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    With more than a century of service and sophistication, Ingleside at Rock Creek is the preferred address for Washington, D.C. retirement. There’s no setting quite like ours: 14 acres of wooded paths and flourishing gardens, bordering Rock Creek Park. In an elite Northwest Washington, D.C....

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  • Seabury at Friendship Terrace

    Seabury at Friendship Terrace

    4201 Butterworth Pl NW, Washington, DC 20016
    (6)
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    Thank you for your interest in Seabury at Friendship Terrace Retirement Community! Friendship Terrace is a community of 180 beautiful, totally renovated apartments dedicated to serving seniors. At Friendship Terrace we bring more than forty years of experience to meeting the unique needs of seniors...

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  • Army Distaff Foundation & Knollwood

    6200 Oregon Ave NW, Washington, DC 20015
    (1)
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    The Army Distaff Foundation owns and operates the Knollwood, an independent living community in Washington, D.C., in the County of Washington. Located on 16 green acres overlooking Rock Creek Park, the Knollwood provides secure, affordable studios, one-bedroom and two-bedroom apartments to retired...

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  • The Jefferson

    The Jefferson

    900 North Taylor Street, Arlington, VA 22203
    (21)
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    Welcome to The Jefferson, where ownership and a unique approach to active aging are conveniently located at The Gateway to Arlington Virginia, just minutes away from Washington, DC. The Jefferson has skillfully combined independence, luxury,services and amenities with the security of home ownership...

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  • The Fountains at Washington House

    The Fountains at Washington House

    5100 Fillmore Ave, Alexandria, VA 22311
    (51)
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    Welcome to Alexandria's number-one continuing care RENTAL community! Located near Washington DC, The Fountains at Washington House offers nine (9) floor plans in both assisted and independent living in a boutique-hotel style environment. Our community provides independent living, assisted living and...

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  • Charter House

    Charter House

    1316 Fenwick Lane, Silver Spring, MD 20910
    (7)
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    Nestled in the heart of downtown Silver Spring, Charter House offers the perfect home for persons 55 years of age and older. Now under new management, Charter House is a vibrant community with unparalleled amenities, plus great new improvements coming soon. Our spacious apartment homes offer a touch...

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  • Park View at Bladensburg

    Park View at Bladensburg

    4202 58th Ave, Bladensburg, MD 20710
    (5)
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    Park View at Bladensburg 4202 58th Avenue Bladensburg, Maryland 20710 Fashioned for adults ages 55 or better, at Park View at Bladensburg you have the best of both worlds: peace-of-mind that comes with living in a senior-friendly community and many opportunities to enjoy exciting social and...

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  • Five Star Premier Residences of Chevy Chase

    Five Star Premier Residences of Chevy Chase

    8100 Connecticut Avenue, Chevy Chase, MD 20815
    (19)
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    Five Star Senior Living, founded in 2001, is a trusted name in senior care with over 200 facilities and communities in 33 states. The standards that we have set inspire us to exceed what is expected — becoming a valued member of our community, striving to surpass every standard, and keeping...

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  • Kensington Park Senior Living

    Kensington Park Senior Living

    3620 Littledale Road, Kensington, MD 20895
    (25)
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    At Kensington Park Retirement Community, our services and setting are as unique as the residents we serve. Whether you are seeking Independent Living, Assisted Living, or Alzheimer's/ Memory Care, Kensington Park is designed to provide an encouraging and comprehensive continuum of services. ...

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  • Maplewood Park Place, a CCRC

    Maplewood Park Place, a CCRC

    9707 Old Georgetown Road, Bethesda, MD 20814
    (2)
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    VIRTUAL TOURS AVAILABLE! Maplewood Park Place Senior Living - Redefined Voted Best Senior Living Community by the readers of Bethesda Magazine for ELEVEN years in a row, 2010 through 2020. Live your current lifestyle at Maplewood Park Place! Opened in 1996 in Bethesda, Maryland, Maplewood is a...

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  • Paul Spring Community

    Paul Spring Community

    7116 Fort Hunt Road, Alexandria, VA 22307
    (23)
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    Paul Spring Community, located in the Mt. Vernon community of Alexandria, offers Independent Living, Assisted Living, and Inspiritas - Memory Care. You'll have peace of mind knowing we are a Retirement Unlimited, Inc community, family-owned and operated in Virginia with a proud 35+ year tradition of...

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  • Aarondale Community

    Aarondale Community

    6929 Matthew Place, Springfield, VA 22151
    (14)
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    Aarondale Community, located in Springfield, offers Independent Living, Assisted Living, and Inspiritas - Memory Care. You'll have peace of mind knowing we are a Retirement Unlimited community, family-owned and operated in Virginia with a proud 35+ year tradition of providing exceptional care for...

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  • Gum Springs Glen

    Gum Springs Glen

    7837 Richmond Highway, Alexandria, VA 22306
    (5)
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    Gum Springs Glen, located in the historic Gum Springs area of Fairfax County, offers an exciting concept in affordable retirement living to seniors with moderate incomes. Designed for the active lifestyles of residents, each building features attractively appointed and spacious common areas for...

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  • Morris Glen

    7010 Schoonmaker Court, Alexandria, VA 22310
    (11)
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    Morris Glen is an affordable Senior Retirement Community for those who are 62 years of age or older,and of low-to-moderate income. We offer 60 one-bedroom apartments,available in four (4) sizes; which all utilities are included in the rent, a community building for programs and activities geared to...

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  • Manchester Lakes

    Manchester Lakes

    7131 Silver Lake Boulevard, Alexandria, VA 22315
    (43)
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    From meeting friends to participating in wellness activities, residents at Manchester Lakes Senior Apartment Community enjoy a host of features and amenities designed with their independence in mind. Controlled access, an emergency response system, transportation via Fastran and elevator service...

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  • Wilshire Estates (Now Open)

    Wilshire Estates (Now Open)

    13716 New Hampshire Ave, Silver Spring, MD 20904
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    We believe that Wilshire Estates Gracious Retirement Living is so much more than walls and windows - it's a place to enjoy home-cooked meals, game night, or a quiet evening with family and friends. It's where you always feel comfortable, safe, and secure. At Wilshire Estates, our management teams...

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  • Arbor Crest

    Arbor Crest

    12801 Old Columbia Pike, Silver Spring, MD 20904
    (8)
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    Arbor Crest is an apartment community for adults who are 55 and older. It's situated in Silver Spring in picturesque Montgomery County, Maryland. The prime location of these senior apartments and its close proximity to public transportation enable residents to easily access all the cultural...

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  • Marwood Senior

    Marwood Senior

    5605 S. Marwood Blvd., Upper Marlboro, MD 20772
    (5)
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    Marwood Senior Apartments is a brand new stylish apartment complex for the independent active adult 62 and older. The picturesque four story building of 155 charming apartments located on the outskirts of Washington, DC is situated in the serene pastoral setting for Upper Marlboro, Maryland. For the...

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  • Pointe View at Aspen Hill

    Pointe View at Aspen Hill

    3136 Bel Pre Road, Aspen Hill, MD 20906
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    Pointe View at Aspen Hill is Silver Spring’s newest 62 and older senior community featuring 120 one- and two-bedroom affordable apartment homes. This mixed-income community is set off of Bel Pre Road in a peaceful, wooded setting. In each one or two-bedroom apartment, amenities include a modern...

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  • The Virginian

    The Virginian

    9229 Arlington Boulevard, Fairfax, VA 22031
    (7)
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    The Virginian is full service retirement community located on 32 secluded and wooded acres in the heart of Fairfax, VA. and is managed by Life Care Services. A long driveway right off of Arlington Blvd. leads you away from the hustle and bustle of crowded Northern Virginia life to the five-floor...

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  • Aspenwood Senior Living Community

    Aspenwood Senior Living Community

    14400 Homecrest Road, Silver Spring, MD 20906
    (26)
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    Welcome to Aspenwood Senior Living Community, a Five Star Senior Living community! Well-established in Montgomery County since 1989, this neighborhood setting is convenient to shopping and medical services. Our Independent and Assisted Living apartments are not part of a high rise, further fostering...

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  • Bedford Court

    Bedford Court

    3701 International Drive, Silver Spring, MD 20906
    (38)
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    Bedford Court is a vibrant, independent full-service community located within walking distance of the Leisure World shopping center. Our community offers you a comfortable lifestyle, superb amenities and the highest standards of hospitality and service. The community is ideal for seniors who desire...

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  • Heatherwood Community

    Heatherwood Community

    9642 Burke Lake Rd, Burke, VA 22015
    (36)
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    Heatherwood Community, located in Burke, offers Independent Living and Assisted Living. You'll have peace of mind knowing we are a Retirement Unlimited, Inc community, family-owned and operated in Virginia with a proud 35+ year tradition of providing exceptional care for senior adults.

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  • The Fairfax a CCRC

    The Fairfax a CCRC

    9140 Belvoir Woods Parkway, Fort Belvoir, VA 22060
    (17)
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    The Fairfax is a continuing care retirement community conveniently located near Fort Belvoir, VA and is the perfect option for individuals over the age of 55 looking to enjoy and active, fulfilling life with none of worries of home-ownership. Meals, housekeeping and maintenance are included in the...

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  • Park View at Laurel I

    Park View at Laurel I

    9000 Briarcroft Ln, Laurel, MD 20708
    (16)
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    Park View at Laurel I is a senior housing community conveniently located Just off of Highway 197 on Briarcroft Lane in Laurel, Prince George's County, Maryland. Our Savior Lutheran Church is just down the street, along with Super Best, Taco Bell, Sapphire Restaurant and Lounge and CVS pharmacy. Our...

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  • Ingleside at King Farm

    Ingleside at King Farm

    701 King Farm Boulevard, Rockville, MD 20850
    (5)
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    Ingleside at King Farm is a not-for-profit, continuing care retirement community central to the award-winning intergenerational King Farm development. We offer small town living just a short ride from the nation's capitol. Inside our walls, you will find a stress free lifestyle with a variety of...

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  • Hillside Senior Living

    Hillside Senior Living

    200 Skidmore Blvd, Gaithersburg, MD 20788
    (1)
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    Hillside Senior Living Apartments provides residents 62 and greater an resort-class senior living experience. Situated on a scenic hill surrounded by a park-like setting, this brand new Gaithersburg, Maryland apartment community offers resort-style one and two bedroom apartments.

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  • Overture Fair Ridge 62+ Apartment Homes

    Overture Fair Ridge 62+ Apartment Homes

    3955 Fair Ridge Drive, Fairfax, VA 22033
    (10)
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    Attain the lifestyle you’ve always dreamed of at our state-of-the-art 62+ active adult apartment home community in Fairfax. Boasting thoughtfully designed floor plans, upscale apartment features and impressive community amenities, Overture Fair Ridge is the ideal place to elevate your standard of...

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  • Park View at Emerson

    Park View at Emerson

    9895 Palace Hall Drive, Laurel, MD 20723
    (4)
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    WELCOME HOME! And welcome to easy living with the luxuries you deserve at a price you can afford. Park View at Emerson is proud to offer high quality one-bedroom apartment homes designed with seniors in mind. Every detail of our modern architecture makes life easier while providing opportunities...

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  • Kentlands Manor

    Kentlands Manor

    217 Booth Street, Gaithersburg, MD 20898
    (10)
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    Welcome home to Kentlands Manor, an apartment community designed especially for the active lifestyle of individuals aged 62 years and better. Situated in the heart of the Kentlands neighborhood, this suburban community offers all the benefits of small town living with the excitement of the city life...

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  • Westminster at Lake Ridge a CCRC

    Westminster at Lake Ridge a CCRC

    12191 Clipper Drive, Lake Ridge, VA 22192
    (4)
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    Westminster at Lake Ridge is an assisted living community located in Lake Ridge, VA. Lake Ridge is located in Prince William County and is home to 41,000 people. Lake Ridge is a small city with shops and stores, where residents can enjoy getting out for exercise, going to pay bills, going out to...

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  • Arbor Terrace of Herndon

    Arbor Terrace of Herndon

    1100 Dranesville Road, Herndon, VA 20170
    (15)
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    Arbor Terrace of Herndon provides the highest quality of independent living in the Herndon, Virginia area. Every resident receives unique and personalized care and attention tailored to where they are and what they need most. At Arbor Terrace of Herndon, both residents and their families enjoy peace...

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  • Coppermine II

    Coppermine II

    13395 Coppermine Road, Herndon, VA 20171
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    Coppermine Place II Come home to affordable comfort

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  • Harmony at Chantilly

    Harmony at Chantilly

    2980 Centerville Rd, Herndon, VA 20171
    (11)
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    The Crossings at Chantilly is an assisted living community located in the serene town of Chantilly, Fairfax County, Virginia. Our lovely community is located close to a busy town that packed with great restaurants and shops for wonderful shopping at any time. Chantilly is an amazing place to live...

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  • Sommerset Retirement Community

    22355 Providence Village Dr, Sterling, VA 20164
    (27)
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    Sommerset is a rental retirement community for, independent senior adults. Our residents enjoy the independence they are accustomed to along with the security of knowing our community is staffed 24-hours a day. Choose from our spacious 1 and 2 bedroom apartments each with their own balcony or patio...

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  • Atria Sterling

    Atria Sterling

    46555 Harry Byrd Hwy, Sterling, VA 20164
    (25)
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    Atria Sterling is an exceptional assisted living community in Sterling, Virginia. Sterling offers residents the perfect blend of quiet suburban living with easy access to Washington, D.C., Herndon and Ashburn. Sterling is home to several large business corporate offices, Washington Dulles...

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  • Sunrise at Montgomery Village

    Sunrise at Montgomery Village

    19310 Club House Road, Gaithersburg, MD 20886
    (44)
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    The moment you walk through our door, you'll feel at home. From our warm, inviting fireplace to our cozy, family-like atmosphere, Sunrise at Montgomery Village is a step above the typical senior residence. For the past fifteen years, our caring and experienced staff has been helping seniors live...

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  • Southwinds 1

    Southwinds 1

    4225 Southwinds Place, White Plains, MD 20695
    (21)
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    Southwinds is a luxurious, upscale, active adult, apartment rental community for persons age 55 and better. A gated community, nestled in the woods — quite and serene, yet located just minutes from Waldorf and LaPlata shopping, medical and professional areas. At Southwinds, you can live the...

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  • Sunrise at Countryside

    Sunrise at Countryside

    45800 Jona Drive, Sterling, VA 20165
    (42)
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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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  • Park View at Laurel II

    9010 Briarcroft Lane, Laurel, MD 20708
    (2)
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    Park View at Laurel II is an affordable and diverse senior housing community located in beautiful Laurel, Maryland in Prince George's County. Nestled between Baltimore, Maryland and Washington, D.C., Laurel II offers accessible and adaptable one and two bedroom apartments with spacious floor plans....

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  • Herndon Harbor House

    873 Grace Street, Herndon, VA 20170
    (10)
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    At Herndon Harbor House, we offer a variety of community features. Residents can enjoy regular off-site adventures and excursions. Cats and dogs are allowed in private quarters. Our property is conveniently located near accessible public transportation. Free resident parking available at our...

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  • Southwinds 2

    4210 Southwinds Pl, White Plains, MD 20695
    (7)
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    Southwinds 2 is a luxurious and classy senior apartment community located in White Plains, Charles County, MD. Apart from being a senior apartment, Southwinds 2 also operates as an independent living community that provides care services for its residents. It is a gated community for seniors aged 55...

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  • Park View at Columbia

    7070 Cradlerock Wy, Columbia, MD 21045
    (16)
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    WELCOME HOME! And welcome to easy living with the luxuries you deserve at a price you can afford. Park View at Columbia is proud to offer high quality one-bedroom apartment homes designed with seniors in mind. Every detail of our modern architecture makes life easier while providing opportunities...

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  • Ring House

    Ring House

    1801 E Jefferson St, Rockville, MD 20852
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  • Park View at Snowden River

    8610 Snowden River Pkwy, Columbia, MD 21045
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Washington, District of Columbia

Independent Living

For seniors who wish to live primarily without assistance but would like the convenience of having their household chores maintained by professionalls, an Independent Living Community could be the perfect choice. Occupants can continue to use their free time as they desire while their food is prepared by a professionall chef, housekeeping and laundry duties are taken care of by staff, and social activities are organized and scheduled. Along with their daily needs being met, residents can enjoy an opportunity to live among peers, in a community with others of similar age groups and backgrounds. Typically comprised of a private living space and a full kitchen, these communities offer residences 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 chores out of the way. While policies vary between locations, numerous residences allow cats and dogs as well. Nursing and health care services may always be arranged for with private care providers as desired. There are an assortment of advantages and expenditures to keep in mind while determining an independent living community. It is important to figure out if these amenities are covered in the care plan: initial assessment fee, meals, move-in fee, wellness program, internet access, utilities, private phone, and parking. The benefits and amenities associated with independent living include game/TV room, fitness center & swimming pool, transportation, private rental hall, laundry service, security guards, golf course, and beauty salon & barber shop.

Cost of Living

The total cost of care for a community is affected by the city in which it is located. Washington has a grocery-price index of around 105.3 and a cost-of-living index of 173.9. These index ratings are founded on a system where 100 is the national average and anything over 100 is considered costlier than said average. Washington has a sales tax of 6.00%.

Local Hospitals and Health Care Providers

For many seniors, especially those who live with chronic disease or those needing continuous care, proximity to medical communities might be a motivating determinant while selecting which care option is right for them. The top hospitals that service Washington include Sibley Memorial Hospital, Howard University Hospital, and George Washington Univ Hospital. In total, there are 10 hospitals located in Washington which offer emergency services and other healthcare.

Regional Climate and Weather Information

The air temperature, humidity, and air quality of a destination may have a large influence on the well-being of senior citizens. The average humidity level for Washington is roughly 67%. Humidity levels peak in the month of September at around 71%. In the summer, the average temperature in Washington is approximately 80F. The summer high rises to about 72F in the month of July. The lowest summer temperature is about 67F in the month of June. Over the winter, the average temperature falls to approximately 40F. The highest winter temperature will rise to around 52F during the month of December. The low winter temperature will rise to roughly 28 F in the month of January. Monthly, Washington gets around 4 inches of precipitation. The most precipitation normally happens in June with an average of 5 inches during the month. In terms of snow fall Washington gets on average 13.70 inches of snow per year. On average, the air quality index rating in Washington is around 53.1. The average air quality conditions are rated as moderate. This means that those who are unusually sensitive should consider limiting the amount of time spent on outdoor exertion. The air quality index score is at its max in the month of July at around 73.4. 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. Washington has a humid subtropical type of climate.

Demographics and Values

In Washington, 55.9% are nonbelievers. In terms of non-Christian denominations in Washington, out of the total population 3.0% practice Judaism, 1.7% practice an Eastern religion, and 0.7% practice Islam. In terms of Christian denominations, out of the total population of Washington 17.5% are Baptists, 15.4% practice Catholicism, and 7.7% practice another Christian faith. The current population of Washington is growing at a rate of 0.010%. Washington has a population density of 4,382 people per square mile. In Washington, 5.0% of the population are veterans of the United States military. Washington is considered very friendly to members of the LGBTQ+ community. Demographically, Washington is 40.7% white, 2.9% mixed race, 4.6% other or not specified, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 10.7% Hispanic, 3.8% Asian, 47.7% black, and 0.3% Native American. In Washington, 4.7% do not have health insurance, 69.5% participate in the labor force, 4.4% are widowed, and 11.7% have some form of disability. In terms of education, 17.6% have a high-school diploma, 56.6% have a college degree, and 32.8% have a graduate degree. Out of the total city population, 52.6% are female and 47.4% are male. In Washington, 22.2% of the population are over the age of 55, 8.8% are over the age of 60, 5.0% are over the age of 70, and 3.1% are over the age of 80. The median age of Washington is 34 years old. In terms of crime, Washington has 10.1 violent crimes per 1000 residents and 42.8 property crimes per 1000 residents. During the previous presidential election, 4.1% voted Republican, 90.9% voted Democrat, and 5.0% voted for a third party candidate in District of Columbia county.

State Information

An overview of District of Columbia

District of Columbia is ranked 7th in quality of life and 18th in healthcare. The three highest ranked hospitals in District of Columbia are Sibley Memorial Hospital, Howard University Hospital, and George Washington University Hospital. Residents of District of Columbia enjoy its natural beauty which ranks 18th in the United States. In terms of resources, District of Columbia has a cost of living index of 173.9, a grocery index rating of 105.3, and a housing index rating of 108.0. These index ratings are based on a system where 100 is considered the national average and anything above 100 is considered more expensive than said average.

Social demographics of the state

In terms of religion, 44% of District of Columbia residents attend religious services among the 10,088 different congregations that are available in the state. The top three Christian denominations in the state are Evangelical Protestant-30%, Mainline Protestant-16%, and Historically Black Protestant-12%. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-<1%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%. In District of Columbia there are 519 masonic lodges. The median age in the state is 38, and 28% of the population is over the age of 55. In terms of diversity, District of Columbia ranks 12th in the nation. During the latest presidential election, 44% voted for the Republican candidate while 50% voted for the Democratic candidate.

State-wide weather information

During the summer, the average temperature in District of Columbia is around 74F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 91F during the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 52F during the month of June. The average temperature in the winter falls to around 37F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 55F during the month of February. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around 17F in the month of January. On average, the humidity rating for District of Columbia is around 69%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 75% in the month of August. The average air quality index rating in District of Columbia is 31.6 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of April with a rating of 40.4 AQI. The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of September at around 6.34 inches. On average, the state receives 3.65 inches of precipitation a month. While residents of District of Columbia mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it's important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in District of Columbia can include hurricanes, floods, and and earthquakes (moderate).

Wildlife to be found in District of Columbia

The state of District of Columbia has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of persimmon, trailing arbutus, basswood, and basswood. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the groundhog, the whitetail deer, the black bears, or the snowshoe hare. The state animal of District of Columbia is the the bat.