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Expert Senior Living Advisors from A Place for Mom can help direct you to Independent Living communities. Together, we will find the perfect fit for your loved one, and we will provide direction and support as needed. We partner with 351 Independent Living communities in Lexington and the surrounding area, so there are many options to choose from. A Place for Mom is the largest senior living referral service in North America, and we can help you make a good choice at no cost to you.

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Rose Tower

137 Rose St, Lexington, KY 40507

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Rose Tower is a section 8 and market rate property that offers 1 bedroom units. It is located in Lexington, Kentucky. It is a short walk from eateries, banks, shopping, recreational areas, and more! It is a 15 minute walk from the University of Kentucky and Rupp Arena.We do NOT offer assisted...

Magnolia Springs Lexington

2701 Magnolia Springs Dr, Lexington, KY 40511

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Who says moving to a senior living community means giving up your sense of independence? Magnolia Springs embraces the fact you are your own person, different, unique, one-of-a-kind—with your own lifestyle, pursuits, and hopes for the future. Even better, we celebrate it! Each and every day....

Richmond Place

3051 Rio Dosa Drive, Lexington, KY 40509

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This community does not fulfill the legal definition of Assisted Living in Kentucky. A Place for Mom uses the term "assisted living" to indicate that the community provides some level of assistance with daily living activities. It does not indicate that the facility meets official state...

Highgrove at Tates Creek

4251 Saron Dr, Lexington, KY 40515

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Highgrove at Tates Creek is located in the Tates Creek area of southeast Lexington, just south of Man O' War Boulevard. The community is constructed on a beautiful site consisting of rolling hills, mature trees and a winding creek.At Highgrove at Tates Creek, we provide service with dignity. We...

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Hartland Hills

1005 Tanbark Road, Lexington, KY 40515

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Hartland Hills provides a fulfilling, independent lifestyle in a welcoming environment. Situated on picturesque grounds in a quiet suburb of Lexington, you'll be enchanted by our region's gently rolling countryside lined with white wooden fences. Residents appreciate the convenience of being...

Legacy Reserve at Fritz Farm

2700 Man O'War Blvd, Lexington, KY 40515

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Legacy Reserve at Fritz Farm is a unique senior living experience for the astute, active senior promoting the freedom to enjoy life. Our Independent Living community promotes a healthy and energetic lifestyle giving residents the opportunity to be as engaged and occupied as they choose to be....

Bridgepointe at Ashgrove Woods

5220 Grey Oak Lane, Nicholasville, KY 40356

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Ashton Grove

115 Ashton Grove Way, Georgetown, KY 40324

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This community does not fulfill the legal definition of Assisted Living in Kentucky. A Place for Mom uses the term "assisted living" to indicate that the community provides some level of assistance with daily living activities. It does not indicate that the facility meets official state...

The Homeplace at Midway

101 Sexton Way, Midway, KY 40347

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The Homeplace at Midway in Midway, KY, is unlike any other Skilled Nursing, Assisted Living or Memory Care community you have ever visited. We reinvent senior living with care that is more personalized, a lifestyle that is more meaningful, surroundings that are more comfortable and an experience...

Rose Mary C. Brooks Place a CCRC

200 Rose Mary Drive, Winchester, KY 40391

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The Rose Mary C. Brooks Place in Winchester, Kentucky has a majestic beauty that is unlike any other assisted living community. We invite residents to dine al fresco on our beautiful patio or simply enjoy the impeccably landscaped 16 acres of campus land by taking a stroll alone or with friends....

Belmont Senior Apartments

200 Hampton Court, Cynthiana, KY 41031

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Belmont Senior Apartments, a community serving individuals and couples 55 and over, is located in Cynthiana KY in Harrison County. Considered by many to be the horse racing capitol of the United States, Kentucky has much to offer its residents, as well as their friends and family. Staff at...

McDowell Place of Danville

1181 Ben Ali Drive, Danville, KY 40422

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McDowell Place of Danville is a unique independent and assisted living community, also offering respite and personal care. It is spacious, comfortable and finely appointed to make your stay, or that of a loved one, as pleasant as possible.What makes McDowell Place unique? Our people: We have 46...

Northtown Senior

4245 Hustonville Road, Danville, KY 40422

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Northtown Senior offers senior housing and independent apartments for seniors and 55+ residents. This apartment housing complex is located in Junction City, Boyle County, Kentucky and is just a few minutes away from Danville. With beautifully landscaped gardens and splendid scenery, Northtown...

Owingsville Senior Apartments

45 West Paul Lewis Drive, Owingsville, KY 40360

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Owingsville Senior Apartments are located in Owingsville, Kentucky. What is it that you loved one will love about this place? For starters, it is a great place for your loved one to live out the rest of their golden years. The great thing about this place is that cats and dogs are allowed. This...

The Oaks Assisted Living

1010 Richwood Way, La Grange, KY 40031

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Lake Forest Village

2400 Arnold Palmer Blvd, Louisville, KY 40245

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Louisville's newest all-inclusive senior living community is NOW OPEN! Imagine coming home to a warm, friendly community that's luxurious, safe and comfortable. Maintenance and light housekeeping are included, and every meal of the day is expertly prepared and pleasing to the palette. With all...

Wickshire Blankenbaker

901 Blankenbaker Pkwy, Louisville, KY 40243

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Call Wickshire Blankenbaker home and choose an apartment with the comforts of home but the opportunity to focus on what matters most to you. Situated on beautifully wooded acreage along Blankenbaker Parkway, Wickshire Blankenbaker offers personal care in Louisville, Kentucky. This vibrant...

Christian Care Communities Louisville East

11530 Herrick Ln, Louisville, KY 40243

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Middletown Christian Village is a lovely, non-profit assisted living community located in eastern Jefferson County in Middletown. We offer care 24-hours a day, seven days a week in a caring, family-style setting.

Traditions at Beaumont

10210 Long Home Road, Louisville, KY 40291

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Traditions at Beaumont is a peaceful assisted living community located in the Fern Creek area of southwest Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky. Our comfortable community provides a taste of country living while remaining easily accessible from any location in the greater metropolitan area. We...

Forest Hills Commons

9107 Taylorsville Road, Louisville, KY 40299

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Forest Hills Commons is a new assisted living community that offers apartments and memory care for mature adults in the beautiful city of Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky. The community's private apartment living is perfect for people who want their independence, but still need assistance....

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Learn More About Independent Living in Lexington, KY

Lexington, known as the Horse Capital of the World, has a wide variety of attractions for those seeking the conveniences of a modern city. City dwellers and history buffs alike find comfort in the array of unique amenities Lexington has to offer. Abundant with horse farms, museums, and unique shopping and dining, Lexington makes for a great retirement destination.

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


Cost of Independent Living in Lexington, KY

The median monthly cost of independent living in Lexington is about $2,600 in the city proper and $2,700 within the metropolitan area. To learn more about independent living in Lexington and in the state of Kentucky, contact one of A Place for Mom’s Senior Living Advisors.


Learn More About Lexington, KY

Cost of Living

The total household expenses associated with living in Lexington are rated seven points below the national average. Grocery and other essential costs are also rated slightly below the average.

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 ExpensesHealth CareInsuranceEntertainmentGroceryClothing938997949694

Income and Housing

Median income age 45-64Median income age 65+Median household incomeAverage individual incomeMedian employee salaryAverage property taxOne-bedroom apartment gross rent estimate$76,390 per year$71,258 per year$70,802 per year$42,849 per year$39,565 per year$2,589 per year$605 per month

Local Hospitals

The top hospitals that service Lexington include:

Saint Joseph East

  • Facility type: faith-based, short-term acute care
  • Bed count: 150+
  • Specialties: emergency department, ICU, spine surgery

Baptist Health Lexington

  • Facility type: nonprofit, short-term acute care
  • Bed count: 390+
  • Specialties: emergency department, ICU, joint replacement

Saint Joseph Hospital

  • Facility type: faith-based, short-term acute care
  • Bed count: 250+
  • Specialties: emergency department, ICU, physical therapy

Weather and Climate

Lexington lies in a humid subtropical climate zone and experiences four distinct seasons. The wet season usually begins in late spring and extends into summer. In winter, snowfall averages 13 inches per year. The average humidity level throughout the year is 70% and is often highest during December at 75%.

Seasonal Temperatures

January AverageJanuary MaximumJanuary Minimum38°F40°F23°F

July AverageJuly MaximumJuly Minimum76°F86°F66°F

Air Quality

  • Relative Air Quality Index: 118

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: 46.8″

Demographics and Values

Population Statistics

Median agePercent of population over 65PopulationPopulation DensityAverage Household Size41.712.6%323,15287.8 per square mile2.8

Race & Ethnicity

American Indian or Alaskan NativeAsianBlackHispanic or LatinoNative Hawaiian or Pacific IslanderTwo or More RacesWhite (not Hispanic or Latino)0.3%3.6%14.4%7.2%0.1%3.6%71.3%

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 Lexington: 28/30
  • Overall inclusivity: 93/100

2016 Presidential Election Results for Fayette County

DemocraticRepublicanOther51.2%41.8%7.0%

Arts, Culture, Entertainment, and Recreation

Lexington offers a wide variety of attractions and has the conveniences of a modern city. It has diverse options for shopping and dining but maintains its historic roots. Known as the Horse Capital of the World, Lexington has many attractions for equestrian enthusiasts.

Lexington is home to around 450 horse farms that surround the city as well as famous race tracks such as Keeneland. Horse farm tours are available to enthusiasts looking to observe thoroughbred horses and daily operations.

Throughout the downtown area and the University of Kentucky’s campus, many museums and historic sites are available to tour. Museums offer exhibits on subjects such as science, art, and aviation. Visitors to the historic district can tour Mary Todd Lincoln’s family home and other historic sites with Civil War exhibits.

Transportation

Lexington has a city-wide bus system called Lextran, which offers senior discounts with a Lextran ID card. This service has over 900 bus stops along its 26 fixed routes throughout the city. Taxis as well as Uber and Lyft services are also commonly available.

Frequently asked questions about Independent Living facilities in Kentucky

There are 20 independent living facilities near Lexington, Kentucky. See the full list.

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