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Senior housing types near Welaka, FL

  • Princeton Village of Palm Coast

    Princeton Village of Palm Coast

    100 Magnolia Trace Way, Palm Coast, FL 32164
    (5)
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    Welcome to Benton Village of Palm Coast! Our beautiful community offers seniors aging in place options with Independent Living, Assisted Living and Memory Care. We are able to customize a care plan for each resident. Our community is decorated with fine furnishings, stunning artwork and more often...

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  • Las Palmas

    Las Palmas

    70 Town Court, Palm Coast, FL 32164
    (26)
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    Las Palmas provides a fulfilling, independent lifestyle in a welcoming environment. Located in the beautiful community of Palm Coast and conveniently close to shopping, dining, healthcare and wonderful entertainment. Our all-inclusive month-to-month rent covers: - Private apartment suites - Daily...

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  • Brookdale Chambrel Pinecastle

    Brookdale Chambrel Pinecastle

    1801 Southeast 24th Road, Ocala, FL 34471
    (47)
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    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...

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  • Marion Woods

    Marion Woods

    1661 Southeast 31st Street, Ocala, FL 34471
    (29)
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    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 our...

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  • Westminster St. Augustine

    Westminster St. Augustine

    235 Towerview Drive, Saint Augustine, FL 32092
    (6)
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    Welcome to Westminster St. Augustine! Discover Gracious Living A World Apart with the Historic Coast's first choice in retirement communities. Serenely convenient to everything you love about St. Augustine and Jacksonville, Westminster St. Augustine offers a chance to rediscover an inspiring...

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  • Ormond In The Pines

    Ormond In The Pines

    101 Clyde Morris Boulevard, Ormond Beach, FL 32174
    (41)
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    Ormond In The Pines provides a fulfilling, independent lifestyle in a welcoming environment. Located in a landscape full of beautiful pines just miles from Daytona Beach, we're the destination you've been waiting to come home to. Residents enjoy our proximity to fun shops, fine dining and...

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  • Woodland Towers

    Woodland Towers

    113 Chipola Ave, DeLand, FL 32720
    (8)
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    Woodland Towers is an assisted living community located in the heart of central Florida in the quiet town of DeLand. Surrounded on all sides by state parks and crystal blue lakes, life at Woodland Towers feels almost like living in the middle of a huge nature preserve. Warm weather moderated by...

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  • Freedom Pointe at the Villages

    Freedom Pointe at the Villages

    1475 El Camino Real, Lady Lake, FL 32159
    (17)
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    Freedom Pointe at the Villages 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. Our Brookdale community delivers...

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  • Atria Lady Lake

    Atria Lady Lake

    930 County Road 466, Lady Lake, FL 32159
    (23)
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    Set on manicured grounds in picturesque Lake County, adjacent to The Villages retirement community, Atria Lady Lake offers a simplified lifestyle with upscale amenities, delightful dining experiences and discreet, 24-hour support. In addition to independent and assisted living options, Atria Lady...

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  • Steeplechase Gracious Retirement

    Steeplechase Gracious Retirement

    12029 County Road 103, Oxford, FL 34484
    (17)
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    We believe that Steeplechase 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 Steeplechase, our management teams live on-site, and are available 24...

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  • Seagrass Village of Fleming Island

    Seagrass Village of Fleming Island

    1949 E West Pkwy, Fleming Island, FL 32003
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    At Seagrass Village, residents are enveloped in a caring, protected environment that offers an exceptional array of therapy-driven activities, healthful dining to satisfy the toughest of palates, and spacious common areas for engaging friends and welcoming family. At Seagrass Village, your loved...

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  • The Carriage House

    The Carriage House

    4680 Bellwether Lane, Oxford, FL 34484
    (16)
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    We believe that The Carriage House 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 The Carriage House, our management teams live on-site, and are...

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  • Atria Orange City

    Atria Orange City

    500 Grand Plaza Dr, Orange City, FL 32763
    (20)
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    Located near Blue Spring State Park in a quiet residential neighborhood, Atria Orange City is a vibrant community designed to help older adults enjoy the benefits of a simplified lifestyle. This inviting residence offers a selection of studio, one- and two- bedroom apartments, each with a...

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  • Lake Ridge Village

    Lake Ridge Village

    353 West Ardice Avenue, Eustis, FL 32726
    (29)
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    Lake Ridge Village provides a fulfilling, independent lifestyle in a welcoming environment. Built on five acres of stunningly landscaped woods, Lake Ridge Village lies in the heart of Lake County, 'Florida's Natural Playground.' You'll be just steps away from all the shops and dining of Eustis...

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  • The Atrium at Gainesville

    The Atrium at Gainesville

    2431 Northwest 41st Street, Gainesville, FL 32606
    (13)
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    The Atrium at Gainesville provides a fulfilling, independent lifestyle in a welcoming environment. Located in a quiet corner of Gainesville, you'll love the quality of our facilities, the beauty of our grounds and the convenience of the nearby community. We're just minutes from shopping, golf,...

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  • Villa Grande on Saxon

    Villa Grande on Saxon

    450 Alessandra Circle, Orange City, FL 32763
    (11)
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    GREAT SPECIALS! Limited Time Offer.* The Community You've Always Dreamed Of and the Home You've Earned! Location is Everything! Now Leasing Luxury 1 & 2 Bedroom Apartments! Introducing Villa Grande on Saxon, Orange City's BRAND NEW Senior Lifestyle Apartment Community. An oasis of Retirement Living...

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  • HarborChase of Mandarin

    HarborChase of Mandarin

    12350 San Jose Blvd, Jacksonville, FL 32223
    (1)
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    From our tranquil and relaxing atmosphere to our luxurious apartments with modern amenities—HarborChase of Mandarin provides helpful and convenient services that make life easier and more enjoyable. Residents can enjoy a cafè latte just the way they like it, in our bistro or let our chefs delight...

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  • Seagrass Village of Port Orange (Now Open)

    Seagrass Village of Port Orange (Now Open)

    3875 Yorktowne Blvd, Port Orange, FL 32129
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    Just around the corner is an experience you will want to share. Captured in your mind's eye like a message on a postcard - we know you will want to write to those you love about your community, because the lifestyle you're experiencing is worth bragging about. What activities will capture your...

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  • Westminster Woods On Julington Creek

    Westminster Woods On Julington Creek

    25 State Road 13, Jacksonville, FL 32259
    (6)
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    Nestled on 75-acres of lush, semi-tropical paradise, Westminster Woods on Julington Creek is situated on the shores of Julington Creek, a half-mile wide arm of the St. Johns River. Our community provides the best combination of a private, natural setting with the big-city amenities of nearby...

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  • Brookdale Lake Tavares

    Brookdale Lake Tavares

    1211 East Caroline Street, Tavares, FL 32778
    (32)
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    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 Tavares...

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  • Sterling Court

    Sterling Court

    1001 Alabaster Way, Deltona, FL 32725
    (19)
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    Sterling Court provides a fulfilling, independent lifestyle in a welcoming environment. Nestled on picturesque grounds in the charming community of Deltona, you'll love the coziness of our facilities and appreciate the convenience of being close to all the things that make life rich. We're just...

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  • American House Wildwood

    American House Wildwood

    7676 Rio Grande Blvd, Wildwood, FL 34785
    (94)
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    WELCOME TO AMERICAN HOUSE WILDWOOD Welcome 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...

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  • HarborChase of Wildwood

    HarborChase of Wildwood

    1477 Huey Street, Wildwood, FL 34785
    (2)
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    HarborChase of Wildwood Assisted Living and Memory Care, is a place where unrivaled hospitality and classic elegance converge in a timeless setting of peaceful tranquility. Here, you’ll find much more than amazing value in the award-winning cuisine, personalized housekeeping, exhilarating activities...

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  • Lake Port Square a CCRC

    Lake Port Square a CCRC

    600 Lake Port Blvd, Leesburg, FL 34748
    (8)
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    At Lake Port Square a CCRC, we offer a variety of community features. Cats and dogs are allowed in private quarters. Our property is conveniently located near accessible public transportation. We offer free wi-fi and high speed internet. Free resident parking and guest parking available at our...

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  • Heritage Waterside

    Heritage Waterside

    3704 Cardinal Boulevard, Daytona Beach Shores, FL 32118
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    Heritage Waterside is located in the heart of Daytona Beach Shores and on the famous Halifax River. Take a step back in time with our themed 40's lifestyle rooms. We believe in giving you the lifestyle you desire with the care you deserve. Leave your worries behind. Our residents enjoy exceptional...

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  • Wyndham Lakes

    Wyndham Lakes

    10660 Old Saint Augustine Rd, Jacksonville, FL 32257
    (119)
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    Always ready to lend a hand, our team is a caring and compassionate group of individuals committed to providing the best care and service to our residents.' Wyndham Lakes is conveniently located behind Southlake Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. Our beautiful park-like community sits on 14 acres of...

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  • Augustine Landing

    Augustine Landing

    10141 Old Saint Augustine Road, Jacksonville, FL 32257
    (39)
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    Holiday Retirement provides a fulfilling, independent lifestyle in a welcoming environment. Situated on scenic grounds in a quiet corner of Jacksonville, you'll love our elegant facilities and the convenience of living in the heart of it all. We're just minutes from shopping, healthcare, dining,...

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  • Mayfield Retirement Center

    460 Newell Hill Road, Leesburg, FL 34748
    (5)
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    Mayfield Retirement Center is an assisted living community located in Leesburg, Florida. We offer a wide range of services to meet the needs of those in Leesburg and the surrounding area. Located off Rt. 460, we offer convenient access to the surrounding community, modern amenities, and incredible,...

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  • The Cove at Tavares Village

    1501 Sunshine Parkway, Tavares, FL 32778
    (27)
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    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...

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  • Elan Buena Vista

    Elan Buena Vista

    5867 E County Road 466, The Villages, FL 32162
    (17)
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  • CountrySide Lakes

    941 Village Trl, Port Orange, FL 32127
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Welaka, Florida

Independent Living

If you or your loved one want the convenience of having many of your frequent tasks handled while living the way you desire, you might want to consider independent living. Basic tasks such as meal planning and housekeeping are handled by staff and a calendar of recreational and social activities is maintained, allowing residents the autonomy to use their time as they see fit, free from daily responsibilities. 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. Typically consisting of a private living area and a full kitchen, these communities offer homes with many of the amenities of apartment life but without 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 communities, numerous residences allow pets as well. If residents decide they would like to utilize the services of private health care professionalls, they always have the option. There are a variety of expenses and benefits to keep in mind when deciding on an independent living community. It is important to figure out if these amenities are included in the care plan: wellness program, housekeeping, laundry, Waiting list deposit, utilities, parking, cable TV, and private phone. The benefits associated with independent living include laundry service, private rental hall, fitness center & swimming pool, restaurant-style dining hall, community activities, game/TV room, transportation, and concierge services.

Cost of Living

The total cost of living is a big influence when determining which community works for you or your loved one. The median home value in Welaka is about $88,758 and the median rent is about $483 a month. The rent burden for Welaka is around 14.0% of the average monthly income.

Demographics and Values

In terms of education, 10.9% have a college degree, 4.9% have a graduate degree, and 43.4% have a high-school diploma. Welaka has a population density of 184 people per square mile. Currently, the population of Welaka consists of 702 people. Out of the total population of Welaka, 24.6% live in poverty, 13.9% consider themselves widows, 40.7% participate in the labor force, and 13.1% do not have health insurance. Demographically, Welaka is 0.0% Hispanic, 0.0% Native American, 0.5% mixed race, 63.7% white, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 0.0% other or not specified, 0.0% Asian, and 35.9% black. Based on gender, 45.4% are male and 54.6% are female. The median age of Welaka is 52 years old. In Welaka, 18.3% of the citizens are veterans.

State Information

An overview of Florida

Overall, Florida ranks 13th in quality of life and 29th in healthcare compared to other US 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. Based on natural beauty, Florida ranks 21st in the nation. Out of a national average of 100, Florida has a cost of living index rating of 99, a grocery index rating of 104, and a housing index rating of 95.

Social demographics of the state

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

State-wide weather information

During the summer, the average temperature in Florida is around 82F. The average high summer temperature is around 95F in the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 66F in the month of June. 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 monthly precipitation for the state of Florida is around 4.54 inches. The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of June at around 11.50 inches. The average air quality index rating in Florida is 37.0 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of April with a rating of 47.9 AQI. On average, the humidity rating for Florida is around 75%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of September at around 78%. 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 a wide variety of palms, water oak, beautyberry, and saw palmetto. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the wild hog, the Florida panther, the shortnose sturgeon, or the west Indian (Florida) manatee. The state animal of Florida is the Florida panther.