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Noble Senior Living at Fort Wayne

300 East Washington Blvd., Fort Wayne, IN 46802

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When it comes to finding the right senior community for you or a loved one, we understand that the right care and cost can be an issue. Noble Senior Living at Fort Wayne is an assisted living and memory care community conveniently located in downtown Fort Wayne, Indiana, on the corner of East...

Hamilton Place

2116 Butler Rd, Fort Wayne, IN 46808

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Hamilton Place is an assisted living community in Fort Wayne, Indiana. We are one mile east of Franke Park. Our community has a wonderful view of the lush green woods, but we are close enough to town for frequent outings to restaurants, shopping and the many cultural events and annual festivals...

Heritage Park Assisted Living & Garden Homes

2002 Heritage Park Drive, Fort Wayne, IN 46805

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Caring people make the difference at Heritage Park. You can feel it the minute you walk into our community and meet our staff. They are experts at senior healthcare that are not just doing a job, but following a calling. They are here to help you and your family find answers, solutions and peace...

Cedar Ridge of Fort Wayne

3320 E. State Blvd, Fort Wayne, IN 46805

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Experience life in a warm, inviting community at Apple Ridge, where day-to-day needs are taken care of so you can sit back and enjoy the surroundings. Our Assisted Living and Memory Care community in Fort Wayne, IN, provides a relaxed atmosphere of warmth that promotes companionship among...

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Five Star Residences of Fort Wayne

2601 Covington Commons Drive, Fort Wayne, IN 46804

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Five Star Residences of Fort Wayne is a premier retirement community that assists seniors to reach maximum independence. Unlike other communities, Five Star Residences of Fort Wayne brings home and health together. Conveniently located in Southwest Fort Wayne, Five Star Residences of Fort Wayne...

Chapman Place

3110 East Coliseum Boulevard, Fort Wayne, IN 46805

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At Chapman Place, a pet friendly senior living community, we provide our residents thoughtful, compassionate assistance with their daily routine, while respecting their independence. We develop individual care plans to meet the needs of each resident, and a full-time licensed nurse is available...

Brookdale Fort Wayne

4730 East State Boulevard, Fort Wayne, IN 46815

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Welcome Home to Brookdale! As soon as you see the charming white picket fence and the enclosed courtyard brimming with fragrant flowers and beautiful garden spaces, you will fall in love with our assisted living and memory care community here in Fort Wayne, Indiana.You can savor the convenience...

Arbor Glen

5202 Saint Joe Road, Fort Wayne, IN 46835

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Holiday Retirement provides a fulfilling, independent lifestyle in a welcoming environment. Nestled in the heart of Fort Wayne, you'll love the comfort of our facilities, our caring staff and all the convenience of the town. We're close to shopping, dining, healthcare and entertainment. Our...

Coventry Meadows Assisted Living & Garden Homes

7833 W Jefferson Blvd, Fort Wayne, IN 46804

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OUR COMMUNITY Coventry Meadows offers senior housing and health solutions with a multitude of premier services including: Garden Homes Assisted Living Apartments New Energy Wellness Moving Forward Rehabilitation Auguste's Cottage Memory Care Center Skilled Nursing Services Long Term Care Hospice...

Georgetowne Place

1717 Maplecrest Road, Fort Wayne, IN 46815

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Grow socially at Georgetowne Place, where our residents stay active with weekly outings, water aerobics in our outdoor pool and exercise programs while enjoying some of the most desired amenities and services available at an Independent Living community in Fort Wayne, Indiana. Our goal is to...

Cedarhurst of Fort Wayne

9210 Maysville Rd, Fort Wayne, IN 46815

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Park Place Senior Living

4411 Park Place Drive, Fort Wayne, IN 46845

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Park Place Senior Living, located near Parkview Regional Medical Center, provides an elegant, peaceful, resort-like atmosphere that fosters independence and self-esteem. At Park Place you can transition from active retirement to assisted living and still be in the tranquil setting you have come...

BrightStar Senior Living of Fort Wayne

11430 Coldwater Rd, Fort Wayne, IN 46845

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Evergreen Village of Fort Wayne

12523 Auburn Rd, Fort Wayne, IN 46845

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Story Point Fort Wayne West

611 W County Line Rd S, Fort Wayne, IN 46814

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Welcome to StoryPoint Fort Wayne West! This isn’t just a place to reside — it’s a place where our community members truly shine, and we are glad to share this experience with them.?Our senior living options include enhanced living, assisted living, and memory care. Throughout each service level,...

StoryPoint Fort Wayne North

3715 Union Chapel Rd, Fort Wayne, IN 46845

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Welcome to StoryPoint Fort Wayne, where great memories will be made! We couldn’t be more excited to offer independent and enhanced living options to seniors in Fort Wayne and the surrounding communities. StoryPoint creates magical experiences each day by providing exceptional dining options, an...

Astral at Auburn (IL NOW OPEN, AL & MC Opening Summer 2021)

2144 IN-8, Auburn, IN 46706

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Astral at Auburn is a beautiful Senior Living Community currently under construction in Auburn, IN. We will offer Independent Senior Living, Assisted Living for those that need some help and Memory Care for Alzheimer's and Dementia. We are scheduled to open in March of 2021 and are accepting...

Heritage of Huntington

1180 West 500 North, Huntington, IN 46750

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Christian Care Retirement Community

720 E Dustman Rd, Bluffton, IN 46714

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Central Living Sr. Apts

601 N Jefferson St, Huntington, IN 46750

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Independent Living in Fort Wayne, IN

Independent living communities – also known simply as retirement communities – in Fort Wayne, Indiana 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 Fort Wayne retirement communities as age-restricted (typically 55+) complexes, which provide organized activities, meal services, and transportation.


Cost of Independent Living in Fort Wayne, IN

The median monthly cost of independent living in Fort Wayne is about $1,708 in the city proper, and $1,797 within the metropolitan area. The median monthly cost of independent living in the state of Indiana is around $2,346.

For this type of senior living, Fort Wayne, Indiana offers many great options, and A Place for Mom can help you find the right one.


Learn More About Fort Wayne, IN

Cost of Living

Fort Wayne has a grocery index rating of around 83 and a cost-of-living index of 89. Index ratings are based on a scale where 100 is equivalent to the national average, and any score over 100 is considered more expensive than the national average.

Cost-of-living indexGrocery indexMedian rentRent burdenMedian home valueMedian family incomeEstate tax8983$74815.1%$106,208$45,853No estate tax or inheritance tax.

Local Hospitals

In total, there are 7 hospitals located in Fort Wayne which offer emergency services and other healthcare to the metropolitan area. Three key hospitals include:

  • Lutheran Hospital Of Indiana – A 396-bed tertiary care community offering level II trauma care, a comprehensive stroke center, and comprehensive cancer care. This hospital has the HeartCARE Center TM National Distinction of Excellence which is the American College of Cardiology”s highest recognition.
  • Parkview Regional Medical Center – This medical center provides care to more than 440 private patient rooms. This community is a level II adult and pediatric trauma center, an accredited pain center, and a certified primary stroke center. Parkview Regional Medical Center also features specialty centers for orthopedics, women”s and children”s health, cancer, and cardiovascular care. This hospital also offers smart rooms which are specially designed with patient experience in mind.
  • Dupont Hospital – First opened in 2001, Dupont Hospital is a 131-bed acute care community which employs over 260 area physicians. The Dupont Resource Center is attached to the hospital and offers lectures, screenings, counseling, and support groups for both men and women.

Weather and Climate

Seasonal Temperatures

Average summer tempTypical summer highTypical summer lowAverage winter tempTypical winter highTypical winter low73°F86°F (July)59°F (July)28°F39°F (December)17°F (January)

Air Quality

Average air quality index ratingAverage maximum air quality index rating47 (Good)59 in the month of December (Moderate)

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.

Precipitation and Inclement Weather

Average monthly precipitationAverage maximum monthly precipitationAverage yearly snowfallInclement weather4”5” (June)30”Tornadoes, floods, and earthquakes (moderate)

Demographics and Values

2016 Presidential Election

Voted DemocraticVoted RepublicanVoted Third Party37.26%56.47%6.27%

Population Statistics

Population metro areaPopulation city properPopulation densityPopulation trend328,564265,904928 people per square mileGrowing at a rate of 0.82%

Age

Median55+60+70+80+3525%10%5%3%

Race & Ethnicity

AsianBlackHispanicNative AmericanPacific Islander or Native HawaiianWhiteTwo or more4.6%14.9%8.9%0.1%<1%67.8%1.9%

Crime

Total crimesProperty crimes per 1,000 citizensViolent crimes per 1,000 citizens9,438324

Miscellaneous

UnemployedParticipate in the labor forceHave some form of disabilityLive in povertyWidowsVeterans7%67%13%18%6%7%

Fort Wayne is considered moderately unfriendly to members of the LGBTQ+ community. This means that members of the community may face discrimination from members of the general public on the basis of their sexuality or lifestyle. However, this varies dramatically depending on the neighborhood.

Arts, Culture, Entertainment, and Recreation

Fort Wayne is a city full of fun and beautiful things. You can catch a film at Fort Wayne’s art house cinema, get chocolates at their fine chocolatiere, or catch an outdoor movie at Jefferson Pointe. On the weekends you can enjoy the farmer’s market, featuring over 60 local vendors.

Culturally, you can visit the Fort Wayne Museum of Art or for recreation you can enjoy a short hike at the Nature Conservatory and Botanical Gardens. Fort Wayne Outfitters also offers rentals for kayaks, bikes, and canoes so you can enjoy the nature that Fort Wayne has to enjoy.

Transportation

Fort Wayne is a car-dependent city. Although there is a public transit, the city has a Walkscore rating of 22. The Fort Wayne Public Transportation Corporation (FWPTC), also known as Citilink, provides service to the metro area of Fort Wayne and Allen County, Indiana. The bus system flowers out from the city center, and though it only has 12 routes, it serves over 2 million riders annually. There is a reduced fare for disabled and senior riders, but you may want to arrange another means of transportation.

Frequently asked questions about Independent Living facilities in Indiana

Cedarhurst of Fort Wayne, StoryPoint Fort Wayne North and Wynnfield Crossing are the top rated independent living facilities near Fort Wayne, Indiana. See full list of communities.

There are 34 independent living facilities near Fort Wayne, Indiana. See the full list.

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