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Brookdale Lake Tavares

1211 East Caroline Street, Tavares, FL 32778

4.2
(33 reviews)

1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

A lakefront home in sunny Florida. It doesn’t get much better than this. Our picturesque lakeside assisted living community is the perfect place to call home. Explore our fully stocked book shelves in the library. Stroll our lakefront walkways. Enjoy the view from the patio. Our community in...

Osprey Lodge

1761 Nightingale Ln, Tavares, FL 32778

4.3
(23 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Welcome to Osprey Lodge! We are Central Florida's premiere Assisted Living and Memory Care community. Our unparalleled reputation is founded on high-quality health care services and exceptional lifestyle amenities. Our standards for these services and amenities are upheld by our dedicated and...

Brookdale Tavares

2232 Dora Avenue, Tavares, FL 32778

4.0
(21 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

Our assisted living community features an excellent location in Tavares, Fla., known for its famed seaplane base and marina on Lake Dora. Our campus is located in a quiet neighborhood a short drive from downtown Tavares with its quaint local cafes and shops.You’ll find other seniors to bond with...

The Gardens at Tavares

900 East Alfred St, Tavares, FL 32778

(0 review)

Semi-Private

The Gardens at TavaresThe Gardens At Tavares is located in the beautiful and peaceful city of Tavares, FL. Our community is family owned and managed, and it offers a safe and serene place for seniors to call home. Family members visiting those who choose to live as a part of our assisted living...

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The Cove at Tavares Village

1501 Sunshine Parkway, Tavares, FL 32778

4.1
(32 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Less than a mile from Lake Harris in beautiful Tavares FL exists a leisurely life at The Cove at Tavares Village. About 25 miles northwest of Orlando, you will find a group of senior citizens who wake up each morning greeted by sunshine and secure in the knowledge their lives are comfortable in...

Pacifica Senior Living Ocala

11311 SW 95th Circle, Ocala, FL 34481

4.8
(155 reviews)

Studio, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Pacifica Senior Living Ocala is a quaint community nestled amongst the quiet of oaks of Ocala. We are near two hospitals, select rehabs, and only minutes away from On Top of the World. Our community is also within walking distance to shopping, popular restaurants, financial institutions, and...

American House Wildwood

7676 Rio Grande Blvd, Wildwood, FL 34785

4.8
(139 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

WELCOME TO AMERICAN HOUSE WILDWOODWelcome to American House Wildwood where you'll find luxury senior living at its finest. Enjoy exceptional living with our world-class amenities, exciting activities and a maintenance-free lifestyle. Imagine sipping lemonade poolside, hitting golf balls on the...

Spring Hills Hunters Creek

3800 Town Center Blvd, Orlando, FL 32837

4.7
(114 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Spring Hills Hunter's Creek is an assisted living community in sunny Orlando, Florida. In addition to our regular functions, we are also a community of Alzheimer's support and care. At Spring Hills, our motto is 'Caring with a Commitment to Quality.' This motto reflects us in everything we do....

Grand Villa of Altamonte Springs

433 Orange Dr, Altamonte Springs, FL 32701

4.2
(103 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Grand Villa of Altamonte Springs was designed specifically for Assisted Living. Its spacious apartments are inside a community filled with thoughtful services and generous amenities. Lifestyle options include a continuum of care to provide peace of mind now, and also in the future should a...

Waterman Village

455 Waterman Ave, Mount Dora, FL 32757

4.9
(54 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

READ OUR REVIEWShttps://www.senioradvisor.com/local/waterman-village-retirement-community-mount-dora-flWaterman Village is Florida's TOTAL senior living and senior health care organization. We've been in existence since 1989. We are a local not for profit organization, that is 'mission over...

Savannah Court of Maitland

1301 West Maitland Boulevard, Maitland, FL 32751

3.9
(73 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

Savannah Court assisted living can accommodate just over 100 residents. The Cove skilled nursing and rehabilitation center is small and intimate allowing optimal care for just under 40 residents. The entire community offers personal services to all residents, their families and our guests....

Brookdale Paddock Hills

1601 Southeast 24th Road, Ocala, FL 34471

4.2
(65 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

A Community That Feels Like Home Sweet HomeChoosing a senior living community means trading the worries and stress that often come from life at home for the safety and security that comes from living in a place built specifically for you. It also means trading the isolation that often comes from...

Atria Park of Lake Forest

5433 West State Road 46, Sanford, FL 32771

4.3
(62 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Atria Park of Lake Forest offers independent living, assisted living, and memory care services. The community is surrounded by majestic oak trees on a beautiful eight-acre campus and is just minutes from downtown Sanford, the Seminole Mall, and nearby Orlando and Mt. Dora. Our residents enjoy...

Brookdale Canopy Oaks

9070 Southwest 80th Avenue, Ocala, FL 34481

3.7
(71 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

Quiet Senior Living, Full of LifeYour senior years should be full of life, not full of chores like cooking and cleaning. Your days should be spent doing interesting things with interesting people. That’s what you’ll find at this premier assisted living and memory care community in picturesque...

Brookdale Chambrel Pinecastle

1801 Southeast 24th Road, Ocala, FL 34471

4.3
(56 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Here you can do more of what you love.With independent living, assisted living or memory care all on one campus, our community has care options to meet your changing needs. Here you’ll have the worry-free lifestyle you want, plus care if you need it.Maybe it’s time to let someone else do the...

Grand Villa of DeLand

350 E. International Speedway Blvd., DeLand, FL 32724

4.3
(44 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Grand Villa is a gorgeous assisted living and memory care community that is located in sunny DeLand, Volusia County, Florida. Residents are able to enjoy getting in the pool or even going to the community library to get a good book to read. There are barbecue amenities that are available in the...

Brookdale Lake Mary

150 Middle Street, Lake Mary, FL 32746

4.0
(50 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Our residents stay busy building beautiful lives.Choose us for your next home sweet home away from home, and you’ll enjoy exceptional assisted living and memory care options in Lake Mary, Florida. You’ll trade the stress and hassle of daily chores, and the worry that often comes from living at...

Brookdale Lake Orienta

217 Boston Avenue, Altamonte Springs, FL 32701

4.0
(45 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Orlando Senior Living at Its BestOrlando seniors, there’s exceptional senior living waiting for you just a short drive away in the vibrant suburb of Altamonte Springs. Whether you’re looking for independent living, assisted living, or memory care specially designed for Alzheimer’s or those living...

Marion Woods

1661 Southeast 31st Street, Ocala, FL 34471

4.4
(38 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

Marion Woods provides a fulfilling, independent lifestyle in a welcoming environment. Bathed in the warm Florida sun, Marion Woods is an inviting and friendly place to come home to. We're also just a short drive from Gainesville and Orlando. You'll be happy every day with your decision to join...

Savannah Grand of Maitland

740 N Wymore Rd, Maitland, FL 32751

4.0
(40 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

At Savannah Grand of Maitland, we have a variety of community features. Residents can participate in frequent off-site adventures and excursions. Dogs and cats are permitted in private rooms. Free wi-fi and high-speed internet are offered to all our residents. Free resident parking and guest...

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Cost of independent living in Tavares, FL

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
  • $3,257
    National
  • $3,272
    State
  • $3,263
    Tavares, FL
  • $3,875
    Altamonte Springs, FL
  • $1,580
    Lecanto, FL
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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
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Tavares, Florida

Independent Living

For many seniors, the burden of home ownership might deter them from enjoying an otherwise independent lifestyle. Independent Living Communities provide a solid solution. Basic tasks such as meal planning 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 see fit, free from daily obligations. Along with their daily needs being met, residents can enjoy the opportunity to be among peers, surrounded by others of similar age groups and backgrounds. Within the individual units, residents have access to their own private living space and a full kitchen, and can even live with a companion if they choose. While policies differ between communities, a number of residences allow pets as well. If residents decide they would like to employ the services of independent health care providers, they always have the option. There are an assortment of expenses and advantages to keep in mind while selecting an independent living community. It is important to determine if these services are covered in your plan: transportation, Waiting list deposit, wellness program, utilities, internet access, initial assessment fee, cable TV, and meals. The benefits associated with independent living include private rental hall, game/TV room, healthcare center, fitness center & swimming pool, concierge services, beauty salon & barber shop, laundry service, and golf course.

Cost of Living

The total cost of living can be the major influence in deciding which destination fits best. The median monthly rent in Tavares is $547 and the median value for a house for Tavares is about $116,948. The rent burden for Tavares is about 15.1% of the average person’s monthly income.

Demographics and Values

In Tavares, 14.6% of the population are veterans of the United States military. The total population of Tavares consists of 16,865 people. Tavares has a population density of 549 people per square mile. Out of the total population of Tavares, 23.1% have some form of disability, 8.6% do not have health insurance, 11.6% live in poverty, and 42.2% participate in the labor force. Of the population of Tavares 20.6% have a college degree, 37.0% have a high-school diploma, and 6.7% have a graduate degree. Based on gender, 46.4% are male and 53.6% are female. The median age of Tavares is 53 years old. Racially, the population of Tavares is 1.2% other or not specified, 0.1% Native American, 2.9% mixed race, 81.3% white, 0.1% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 10.5% Hispanic, 2.4% Asian, and 12.1% black.

State Information

An overview of Florida

In terms of resources, Florida has a cost of living index of 98.9, a grocery index rating of 104.0, and a housing index rating of 95.4. These index ratings are based on a system where 100 is considered the national average and anything below 100 is considered less expensive than the national average. Residents of Florida enjoy its natural beauty which ranks 21st in the United States. In total, Florida has 218 general hospitals and 108 health centers that provide care for 21,626,797 citizens. The top three hospitals in the state are considered to be St. Joseph’s Hospital, Sarasota Memorial Hospital, and Jupiter Medical Center. Florida is ranked 13th in quality of life and 29th in healthcare.

Social demographics of the state

In the last presidential election 48% of Florida residents voted Democrat and 49% voted Republican. The state of Florida ranks 8th in the country for diversity, and the state is considered LGBTQ friendly. In Florida, 34% of the population is over the age of 55. The median age in the state is 42. In Florida, 35% of the population attend some form of religious service and there are 15,611 different congregations. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-3%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%, with the most common Christian denominations consisting of Evangelical Protestant-24%, Mainline Protestant-14%, and Historically Black Protestant-8%. In Florida there are 290 masonic lodges.

State-wide weather information

On average, Florida has an air quality index rating of around 37.0 AQI. The average air quality index rating peaks in the month of April with a rating of around 47.9 AQI. The average temperature in the winter falls to around 60F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 79F during the month of February. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 36F during the month of January. The average temperature in the summer rises to around 82F. The average high summer temperature is around 95F in the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 66F during the month of June. Florida experiences an average humidity rating of about 75%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 78% in the month of September. The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of June at around 11.50 inches. The average monthly precipitation for the state of Florida is around 4.54 inches. While residents of Florida mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it’s important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Florida can include hurricanes and floods.

Wildlife to be found in Florida

The state of Florida has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of southern magnolia, saw palmetto, muhly grass, and a wide variety of palms. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the swamp rabbits, the American crocodile, the west Indian (Florida) manatee, or the wild hog. The state animal of Florida is the Florida panther.

Frequently asked questions about Independent Living facilities in Florida

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