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You know your family, A Place For Mom knows Independent Living. Our dedicated local Baltimore, MD advisors have helped 8398 families make the right choice for their needs. Get full details, pricing and read 332 reviews of our hand-picked communities. Typically prices range from $1500 to $8220 per month.

Independent living is wonderful in the beautiful independent port city of Baltimore, located in Maryland. An easy city to travel around using the MTA bus system, seniors in Baltimore have no difficulty visiting the fine dining and great shops found in the Inner Harbor. Also, because Baltimore is located on the Amtrak eastern corridor, seniors can easily take day trips or weekend trips to New York, Philadelphia, or Washington DC. Independent living in a retirement community in Baltimore is an ideal way to enjoy an active and responsibility free lifestyle where you will always feel safe and secure.

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Senior housing types near Baltimore, MD

  • Westminster House Senior Apts

    524 N Charles St, Baltimore, MD 21201
    (6)
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    Westminster House is one of the very few 'affordable' senior living communities in Baltimore. It was founded by United Presbyterian Ministries of MD, Inc. and is a stand alone, not-for-profit, 18-story apartment building with 282 total units. It has been 'home' to independent seniors since the...

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  • Ednor Apartments II

    Ednor Apartments II

    1050 East 33rd Street, Baltimore, MD 21218
    (1)
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    Offering affordable one and two bedroom apartments designed for seniors ages 62+, you are sure to feel at home in our charming one and two bedroom apartment homes. A part of the Stadium Place campus, Ednor Apartments II is conveniently located with easy access to shopping, dining, and the Waverly...

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  • Ednor Apartments

    Ednor Apartments

    1040 East 33rd Street, Baltimore, MD 21218
    (1)
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    Affordable Housing for Seniors Ages 62+! At Ednor Apartments you are sure to feel at home in our charming one and two bedroom apartment homes. A part of the Stadium Place campus, Ednor Apartments is conveniently located with easy access to shopping, dining, and the Waverly Branch Library, as well...

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  • The Greens at Irvington Mews

    The Greens at Irvington Mews

    4300 Frederick Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21229
    (2)
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    The Greens at Irvington Mews offers award-winning, affordable 1 and 2 bedroom apartments for seniors 62 and over! The Greens at Irvington Mews features exciting amenities, as well as a convenient location near parks, shopping, and medical services. Our residents enjoy numerous and diverse...

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  • Springwell Senior Living Community

    Springwell Senior Living Community

    2211 West Rogers Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21209
    (11)
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    In a lifestyle that is tailored, fulfilling and refined, Springwell promotes a caring environment where residents can experience a supportive and spiritually rewarding lifestyle enhancing their quality of life. Springwell offers a unique, distinctive and innovative senior living community located...

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  • Oaks at Liberty

    Oaks at Liberty

    3501 Howard Park Ave, Baltimore, MD 21207
    (1)
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    At Oaks at Liberty, you'll find a tranquil Baltimore apartment home where everything you want is brought together: a location in the neighborhood where you want to live, amenities designed to make your life more enjoyable, and features that are both modern and centered on comfort. Whether you...

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  • Park Heights Place

    Park Heights Place

    5430 Park Heights Ave, Baltimore, MD 21215
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    Park Heights Place- For Seniors Ages 62+! Welcome to exceptional senior living at Park Heights Place, conveniently located in the revitalized Park Heights neighborhood of Baltimore City! Park Heights Place offers a variety of amenities and services to promote a healthy, active lifestyle. Enjoy...

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  • Park View at Taylor

    4102 Taylor Ave, Baltimore, MD 21236
    (5)
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    Parkview at Taylor is a beautiful senior community located in the Overlea/Fullerton area. Our community offers social and recreational activities along with educational and health seminars. Management has monthly community updates with the residents.We are conveniently located near area...

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  • Park View at Fullerton

    Park View at Fullerton

    4300 Cardwell Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21236
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    Parkview at Fullerton is a beautiful senior community located in the Fullerton area. Our community offers social and recreational activities along with educational and health seminars. Management has monthly community updates with residents. We are conveniently located near area shopping malls,...

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  • Park View at Miramar Landing

    Park View at Miramar Landing

    705 Compass Rd, Baltimore, MD 21220
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    Park View at Miramar Landing ,one of the area's newest apartment communities for seniors. Our leasing office is open Monday through Friday from 10:00AM until 3:00PM (except for holidays). Park View at Miramar Landing is designed with seniors in mind as you can see by our list of amenities. We...

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  • Highlandtown Plaza

    155 Grundy St., Baltimore, MD 21224
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    Highlandtown Plaza are senior apartments, located in Baltimore, MD in what many typically refer to as Baltimore County, is the premier place for the 55 and over community member who now wants to relax and enjoy the softer side. With the convenience of a bus line, our community members often enjoy...

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  • Bowleys Garden Plaza

    5200 Bowleys Lane, Baltimore, MD 21206
    (1)
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    Bowleys Garden Plaza is an affordable senior housing apartment complex for seniors 55 and older located in a cozy and peaceful neighborhood in Baltimore, Baltimore county, Maryland. Bowleys Garden Plaza is located with easy access to nearby shopping centers, coffee shops, banking, houses of worship,...

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  • Park View at Woodlawn

    2020 Featherbed Ln, Baltimore, MD 21207
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    Park View at Woodlawn is located in the historical city of Baltimore, Baltimore County, MD. Those who enjoy the city lifestyle will certainly enjoy this wonder senior housing complex. Visit downtown Baltimore or the Inner Harbor, and everything in between, Living in this city will not disappoint....

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  • Park View at Ashland Terrace

    1705 East Eager St, Baltimore, MD 21205
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  • Cherrydale Apartments

    1118 Cherry Hill Road, Baltimore, MD 21225
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  • Park View at Coldspring

    4803 Tamarind Rd, Baltimore, MD 21209
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  • The Greens at English Consul

    The Greens at English Consul

    4120 Oak Road, Halethorpe, MD 21227
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    The Greens at English Consul offers charming, affordable apartments for seniors 62 and over! The community features exciting amenities, as well as a convenient location in the Baltimore Highlands neighborhood of Baltimore County. Our residents enjoy numerous and diverse activities within the...

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  • Park View at Rosedale

    1315 Cheasco Ave, Rosedale, MD 21237
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    LIFE BEGINS HERE AT PARK VIEW AT ROSEDALE: Fashioned for adults ages 62 and better, the recently renovated and Award Winning Park View at Rosedale offers you the best of both worlds: peace-of-mind that comes with living in a senior-friendly community and many opportunities to enjoy exciting social...

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  • Park View at Catonsville

    Park View at Catonsville

    303 Maiden Choice Ln, Catonsville, MD 21228
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    Managed by the Shelter Group, Parkview at Catonsville is an Award Winning independent living senior community for those 62 and better, providing a rural setting in an urban environment. Nestled in a wooded area, Parkview is conveniently located near banks and shopping, medical centers, restaurants,...

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  • The Greens at Hammonds Lane

    602 Hammonds Lane, Brooklyn Park, MD 21225
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    The Greens at Hammonds Lane is a beautiful community exclusively for seniors 62 and better! We offer a charming, affordable place to call home within the Brooklyn Park community with convenient access to local services as well as easy transportation to hospitals, shopping and I-695. The Greens at...

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  • The Greens at Logan Field

    The Greens at Logan Field

    3455 Dundalk Avenue, Dundalk, MD 21222
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    One Bedroom Apartment with Water Views is Available Now! Call today! The Greens at Logan Field offers charming, affordable 1 and 2 bedroom apartments for seniors 62 and over! The community features exciting amenities, as well as a convenient location near shopping in Dundalk. Our residents enjoy...

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  • Cove Point Apartments 1

    Cove Point Apartments 1

    7801 Peninsula Expressway, Dundalk, MD 21222
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    Cove Point Apartments offers a charming home for seniors ages 62 and over within the close-knit Dundalk community. Cove Point has convenient access to local services, entertainment, shopping, library and nearby medical facilities, as well as easy transportation to all the recreational attractions...

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  • The Greens at Rolling Road

    1505 North Rolling Road, Catonsville, MD 21228
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    The Greens at Rolling Road is exclusively for seniors 62 and over, and offers 83 one and two-bedroom apartments with spacious floor plans and a comfortable living style complete with modern kitchens and plenty of closet space. You are sure to enjoy living at The Greens at Rolling Road with an array...

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  • Evergreen Senior Apartments

    Evergreen Senior Apartments

    1600 Evergreen Way, Essex, MD 21221
    (11)
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    2017 Best of Senior Living in Essex, MD by SeniorAdvisor.com Evergreen Senior Apartments is part of the Renaissance Square community in Essex, Maryland. This vibrant community features one and two bedroom apartments as well as plentiful green space, walking trails and eco-friendly design features....

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  • Park View at Randallstown

    Park View at Randallstown

    3530 Resource Drive, Randallstown, MD 21133
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    Your New Lifestyle Begins Here!Park View at Randallstown, an exciting apartment community for senior living! What you will find most appealing is that Park View at Randallstown was designed with Seniors in mind. We not only offer spacious 1 bedroom apartments, but also a range of fun & exciting...

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  • Shangri-La

    4475 Montgomery Road, Ellicott City, MD 21043
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    Set in a beautiful 2 acre green estate in Ellicott City, Shangri-La was designed for the ultimate living experience. Our 45 apartment community provides residents with the finest services and amenities in a family-oriented, supportive environment. Our care staff is compassionate, friendly, and...

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  • HeartLands Senior Living Village at Ellicott City

    HeartLands Senior Living Village at Ellicott City

    3004 North Ridge Road, Ellicott City, MD 21043
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    Welcome to HeartLands, a Five Star Senior Living community and Howard County's premier rental retirement community. We are the only community in the county that offers cottages and apartments. Located on 48 picturesque acres near historic Ellicott City, we are close to antique and specialty shops,...

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  • Atrium Village

    Atrium Village

    4730 Atrium Court, Owings Mills, MD 21117
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    Located on almost 8 wooded acres just off Lakeside Boulevard on Atrium Court in Owings Mills, Maryland, you will find Atrium Village; a retirement community where you can choose from a wide array of lifestyle options. Designed for those who want companionship and amenities with a hospitality centred...

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  • The Greens at Liberty Road

    The Greens at Liberty Road

    9707 Liberty Road, Randallstown, MD 21133
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    Winner of the SeniorAdvisor.com 2013 Excellence Award as Rated by Families! 2012 & 2013 PACE Award Winner! The Greens at Liberty Road offers a charming, affordable home for seniors 62 and over within the Randallstown community with its convenient access to local services as well as easy...

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  • Sunrise of Severna Park

    Sunrise of Severna Park

    43 West Mckinsey Road, Severna Park, MD 21146
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    Our beautiful, 10 acre campus is conveniently located within walking distance of the Severna Park Community Center, the public library, Woods Memorial Church and many other popular shops and restaurants. Our community consists of an independent living, assisted living and a specialized neighborhood...

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  • Harmony Hall

    Harmony Hall

    6336 Cedar Lane, Columbia, MD 21044
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    Harmony Hall has been a landmark in Howard County for over a quarter of a century. With a focus on quality care, socialization, and independence, our philosophy encourages our residents to age in place. Our visionary, diverse campus offers access to 24/7 nursing and caregiving support, on-site...

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  • Park View at Emerson

    Park View at Emerson

    9895 Palace Hall Drive, Laurel, MD 20723
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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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  • Park View at Laurel I

    Park View at Laurel I

    9000 Briarcroft Ln, Laurel, MD 20708
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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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  • Park View at Box Hill

    Park View at Box Hill

    20 Box Hill S. Pkwy, Abingdon, MD 21009
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    Park View at Box Hill is a senior housing community in Abingdon, Harford County, MD. Abingdon is located approximately twenty five miles northeast of Baltimore, and sits on the Bush River, a tidal estuary that extends to the Chesapeake Bay. Abingdon has plenty to see and do; restaurants, theaters,...

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  • Gardens of Annapolis

    Gardens of Annapolis

    931 Edgewood Rd., Annapolis, MD 21403
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    As the GOLD recipient of the Active Adult Community Award from Maryland Multi-Housing Association, Gardens of Annapolis is the premier senior living community in Annapolis, MD. Just moments from Annapolis Mall and the Annapolis Town Center, you can enjoy and appreciate all the comforts of...

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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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  • Park View at Dundalk

    103 Center Place, Dundalk, MD 21222
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    The senior housing community of Park View at Dundalk, Maryland offers wonderful accommodations at an affordable price. Park View at Dundalk provides housing to low income seniors 55 and older that accepts Section 8 vouchers. Our residents can choose from two different one bedroom floor plans in our...

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  • Park View at Towson

    20 Dunvale Road, Towson, MD 21204
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    Park View at Towson is a warm and affordable senior housing community located in lovely Towson, Baltimore County, Maryland. Located near Dulaney Plaza and Towson Town Center only minutes north of Baltimore, Park View at Towson offers bright one and two bedroom apartments equipped to meet the needs...

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  • Park View at Colonial Landing

    6391 Rowanberry Dr, Elkridge, MD 21075
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    Park View at Colonial landing is a senior apartments tucked away in quiet Elkridge, Maryland on the edge of Howard County. Nestled in a charming community filled with tree-lined streets and manicured lawns, Park View at Colonial Landing provides a cozy place to call home. We serve Elkridge, Hanover,...

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  • Park View at Ellicott City I

    8720 Ridge Road, Ellicott City, MD 21043
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    Park View at Ellicott City I is an affordable and vibrant senior housing community located in beautiful Howard County, Maryland just 25 minutes west of Baltimore. Surrounded by lush trees only minutes from Ellicott City Senior Center, Park View I offers 81 one and two bedroom apartments to qualified...

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  • Park View at Ellicott City II

    8720 Ridge Rd, Ellicott City, MD 21043
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    Park View at Ellicott City II is an affordable and warm senior housing located in stunning Ellicott City, Maryland just half an hour west of Baltimore. Ranked four times in the top 20 places to live in the United States by Money and CNNMoney.com, Park View II offers spacious and bright one and two...

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  • Park View at Severna Park

    180 Ritchie Highway, Severna Park, MD 21146
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    Park View at Severna Park Park View at Severna Park is a senior housing community located in a quiet corner of Severna Park, Arundel County, Maryland. The climate in the Severna Park area is ideal, and that has helped to surround our community with lush vegetation that we have professional...

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  • Park View at Columbia

    7070 Cradlerock Wy, Columbia, MD 21045
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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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  • Park View at Laurel II

    9010 Briarcroft Lane, Laurel, MD 20708
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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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  • Park View at Bel Air

    555 South Atwood Rd, Bel Air, MD 21014
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    The Park View at Bel Air is a senior housing community located in the entertaining city of Bel Air, MD. The community is located within walking distance of many shopping districts, multiple parks, and restaurants. Bel Air, the county seat of Harford County offers much to do in terms of entertainment...

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  • Cove Point Apartments 2

    7795 Peninsula Expressway, Dundalk, MD 21222
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  • Park View at Furnace Branch

    7466 Furnace Branch Rd, Glen Burnie, MD 21060
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  • Park View at Snowden River

    8610 Snowden River Pkwy, Columbia, MD 21045
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  • Young at Heart Assisted Living

    1520 Philadelphia Rd, Joppa, MD 21085
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Baltimore, Maryland

Independent Living

If you or your loved one want the convenience of having your housekeeping taken care of by professionals while living life the way you desire, you might consider the option of an Independent Living Community. Basic needs 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 wish, free from daily obligations. Along with their daily needs being met, residents can enjoy an opportunity to live among peers, surrounded by others of similar age groups and interests. Within the individual units, residents have access to a private living space and a full kitchen, and can even live with a companion if they prefer. While policies differ between locations, many residences allow pets as well. Nursing and health care services can always be arranged for with independent care providers if desired. There are a variety of benefits and expenditures to keep in mind when deciding on an independent living community. It is important to learn if these services are included in your plan: housekeeping, field trips, utilities, wellness program, transportation, move-in fee, internet access, and Waiting list deposit. The benefits and amenities associated with independent living include concierge services, transportation, beauty salon & barber shop, healthcare center, fitness center & swimming pool, community activities, security guards, and laundry service.

Regional Climate and Weather Information

The humidity, air quality, and air temperature of a location can have a considerable effect on the health of you or your loved one. Monthly, Baltimore gets about 4 inches of precipitation. The most rain historically happens in July with an average of 5 inches during the month. In terms of snow fall Baltimore gets on average 18.50 inches of snow in a year. During the summer months, the average temperature in Baltimore is approximately 80°F. The summer high rises to roughly 90°F in the month of July. The lowest summer temperature is around 70°F in June. In the winter months, the average temp falls to roughly 40°F. The highest winter temperature will rise to approximately 48°F during the month of December. The lowest winter temperature is about 32 °F in the month of January. On average, the air quality index rating in Baltimore is about 52.1. 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 rating reaches its max during the month of December at around 70.2. 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. Baltimore has a humid subtropical type of climate. The average humidity level for Baltimore is approximately 65%. The average humidity levels peak in the month of September at approximately 70%.

Local Hospitals and Health Care Providers

For many seniors, particularly those with chronic disease or those needing continuing care, access to hospitals may be a major factor in choosing which care home is right. The top hospitals that service Baltimore include Medstar Union Memorial Hospital, Medstar Good Samaritan Hospital, and Sinai Hospital Of Baltimore. In total, there are 18 hospitals located in Baltimore which offer emergency services and other healthcare.

Demographics and Values

In Baltimore, 6.0% of the citizens are veterans of the United States armed forces. Baltimore is considered very friendly to members of the LGBTQ+ community. During the last presidential election, 5.8% voted for a third party candidate, 55.9% voted Democrat, and 38.3% voted Republican in Baltimore county. The current population of Baltimore is shrinking at a rate of -0.012%. Baltimore has a population density of 2,917 people per square mile. In terms of non-Christian denominations in Baltimore, out of the total population 4.3% practice Judaism, 0.1% practice an Eastern religion, and 0.6% practice Islam. In terms of Christian denominations, out of the total population of Baltimore 11.9% practice Catholicism, 11.8% practice another Chrisitan faith, and 6.8% are Baptists. In Baltimore, 52.6% are nonbelievers. Demographically, Baltimore is 62.8% black, 2.3% mixed race, 0.3% Native American, 1.7% other or not specified, 2.6% Asian, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 5.0% Hispanic, and 30.3% white. Out of the total city population, 47.0% are male and 53.0% are female. In Baltimore, 25.6% of the population are over the age of 55, 10.3% are over the age of 60, 5.1% are over the age of 70, and 3.3% are over the age of 80. The median age of Baltimore is 35 years old. Of the population of Baltimore 30.4% have a college degree, 29.7% have a high-school diploma, and 14.5% have a graduate degree. In terms of crime, Baltimore has 20.4 violent crimes per 1000 residents and 50.1 property crimes per 1000 residents. In Baltimore, 6.5% consider themselves widows, 8.0% do not have health insurance, 22.4% live in poverty, and 15.3% have some form of disability.

Cost of Living

The community where a care facility is based could have a major effect on the cost of care. Cost of living is a major influence in selecting which care option meets the needs of your loved one. Baltimore has a cost of living index of around 96.8 where a rating of 100 is the average, and anything beneath 100 is cheaper than the average. Baltimore has a grocery price index of around 98.9. The rent burden for Baltimore is about 20.7% of the average monthly income. The median home value in Baltimore costs around $152,147 and the median cost for rent is $1,139 a month.

State Information

An overview of Maryland

In terms of resources, Maryland has a cost of living index of 131.3, a grocery index rating of 108.5, and a housing index rating of 184.5. 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. The natural beauty of Maryland is ranked 25th in the nation. There are 59 general hospitals and 98 health centers that provide care for 6,060,598 Maryland residents. The top three hospitals in the state are considered to be Peninsula Regional Medical Center, Anne Arundel Medical Center, and Medstar Union Memorial Hospital. The quality of life enjoyed by the average Maryland citizen is ranked 6th nation-wide. Additionally, Maryland is ranked 8th by healthcare standards.

Social demographics of the state

The state of Maryland ranks 7th in the country for diversity, and the state is considered LGBTQ friendly. In terms of religious values, 31% of Maryland's population regularly attend some form of service and there are in total 5,336 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-18%, Mainline Protestant-18%, and Historically Black Protestant-16%. In Maryland there are 218 masonic lodges. In Maryland, 29% of the population is over the age of 55. The median age in the state is 39. During the latest presidential election, 34% voted for the Republican candidate while 60% voted for the Democratic candidate.

State-wide weather information

The average temperature in the summer rises to around 74°F. The average high summer temperature is around 91°F in the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 53°F during the month of June. The average temperature in the winter falls to around 35°F. The average high winter temperature is around 51°F in the month of December. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 16°F during the month of January. On average, Maryland has an air quality index rating of around 40.2 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of July with a rating of 49.4 AQI. The average humidity across the state is 69%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of September at around 70%. On average, the state receives 3.69 inches of precipitation a month. The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of May at around 5.55 inches. While residents of Maryland mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it's important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Maryland can include floods and hurricanes.

Wildlife to be found in Maryland

The state of Maryland has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of honeysuckle, yellow poplar, blackgum, and white ash. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the rabbits and hares, the grebes, the toothed whales, or the albatrosses. The state animal of Maryland is the sperm whale.