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  • Park View at Bladensburg

    Park View at Bladensburg

    4202 58th Ave, Bladensburg, MD 20710
    (5)
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    Park View at Bladensburg 4202 58th Avenue Bladensburg, Maryland 20710 Fashioned for adults ages 55 or better, at Park View at Bladensburg you have the best of both worlds: peace-of-mind that comes with living in a senior-friendly community and many opportunities to enjoy exciting social and...

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  • Park View at Laurel I

    Park View at Laurel I

    9000 Briarcroft Ln, Laurel, MD 20708
    (16)
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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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  • Marwood Senior

    Marwood Senior

    5605 S. Marwood Blvd., Upper Marlboro, MD 20772
    (5)
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    Marwood Senior Apartments is a brand new stylish apartment complex for the independent active adult 62 and older. The picturesque four story building of 155 charming apartments located on the outskirts of Washington, DC is situated in the serene pastoral setting for Upper Marlboro, Maryland. For the...

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  • Sunrise of Severna Park

    Sunrise of Severna Park

    43 West Mckinsey Road, Severna Park, MD 21146
    (32)
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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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  • Gardens of Annapolis

    Gardens of Annapolis

    931 Edgewood Rd., Annapolis, MD 21403
    (4)
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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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  • Park View at Emerson

    Park View at Emerson

    9895 Palace Hall Drive, Laurel, MD 20723
    (4)
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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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  • 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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  • Wilshire Estates (Now Open)

    Wilshire Estates (Now Open)

    13716 New Hampshire Ave, Silver Spring, MD 20904
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    We believe that Wilshire Estates Gracious Retirement Living 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 Wilshire Estates, our management teams...

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  • Charter House

    Charter House

    1316 Fenwick Lane, Silver Spring, MD 20910
    (7)
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    Nestled in the heart of downtown Silver Spring, Charter House offers the perfect home for persons 55 years of age and older. Now under new management, Charter House is a vibrant community with unparalleled amenities, plus great new improvements coming soon. Our spacious apartment homes offer a touch...

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  • The Residences at Thomas Circle

    The Residences at Thomas Circle

    1330 Massachusetts Ave NW, Washington, DC 20005
    (12)
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    More than a great place to live, The Residences at Thomas Circle is a neighborhood within a neighborhood – where seniors can live life their way. LIFE AT ITS FINEST In the heart of downtown DC, just blocks from the White House and a short walk to museums and monuments, you will find seniors enjoying...

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  • Ingleside at Rock Creek

    Ingleside at Rock Creek

    3050 Military Road NW, Washington, DC 20015
    (7)
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    With more than a century of service and sophistication, Ingleside at Rock Creek is the preferred address for Washington, D.C. retirement. There’s no setting quite like ours: 14 acres of wooded paths and flourishing gardens, bordering Rock Creek Park. In an elite Northwest Washington, D.C....

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  • Five Star Premier Residences of Chevy Chase

    Five Star Premier Residences of Chevy Chase

    8100 Connecticut Avenue, Chevy Chase, MD 20815
    (19)
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    Five Star Senior Living, founded in 2001, is a trusted name in senior care with over 200 facilities and communities in 33 states. The standards that we have set inspire us to exceed what is expected — becoming a valued member of our community, striving to surpass every standard, and keeping...

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  • Kensington Park Senior Living

    Kensington Park Senior Living

    3620 Littledale Road, Kensington, MD 20895
    (25)
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    At Kensington Park Retirement Community, our services and setting are as unique as the residents we serve. Whether you are seeking Independent Living, Assisted Living, or Alzheimer's/ Memory Care, Kensington Park is designed to provide an encouraging and comprehensive continuum of services. ...

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  • Seabury at Friendship Terrace

    Seabury at Friendship Terrace

    4201 Butterworth Pl NW, Washington, DC 20016
    (6)
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    Thank you for your interest in Seabury at Friendship Terrace Retirement Community! Friendship Terrace is a community of 180 beautiful, totally renovated apartments dedicated to serving seniors. At Friendship Terrace we bring more than forty years of experience to meeting the unique needs of seniors...

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  • The Greens at Hammonds Lane

    602 Hammonds Lane, Brooklyn Park, MD 21225
    (9)
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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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  • Pointe View at Aspen Hill

    Pointe View at Aspen Hill

    3136 Bel Pre Road, Aspen Hill, MD 20906
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    Pointe View at Aspen Hill is Silver Spring’s newest 62 and older senior community featuring 120 one- and two-bedroom affordable apartment homes. This mixed-income community is set off of Bel Pre Road in a peaceful, wooded setting. In each one or two-bedroom apartment, amenities include a modern...

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  • Aspenwood Senior Living Community

    Aspenwood Senior Living Community

    14400 Homecrest Road, Silver Spring, MD 20906
    (26)
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    Welcome to Aspenwood Senior Living Community, a Five Star Senior Living community! Well-established in Montgomery County since 1989, this neighborhood setting is convenient to shopping and medical services. Our Independent and Assisted Living apartments are not part of a high rise, further fostering...

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  • The Greens at English Consul

    The Greens at English Consul

    4120 Oak Road, Halethorpe, MD 21227
    (3)
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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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  • Shangri-La

    4475 Montgomery Road, Ellicott City, MD 21043
    (23)
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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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  • Bedford Court

    Bedford Court

    3701 International Drive, Silver Spring, MD 20906
    (38)
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    Bedford Court is a vibrant, independent full-service community located within walking distance of the Leisure World shopping center. Our community offers you a comfortable lifestyle, superb amenities and the highest standards of hospitality and service. The community is ideal for seniors who desire...

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  • Maplewood Park Place, a CCRC

    Maplewood Park Place, a CCRC

    9707 Old Georgetown Road, Bethesda, MD 20814
    (2)
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    VIRTUAL TOURS AVAILABLE! Maplewood Park Place Senior Living - Redefined Voted Best Senior Living Community by the readers of Bethesda Magazine for ELEVEN years in a row, 2010 through 2020. Live your current lifestyle at Maplewood Park Place! Opened in 1996 in Bethesda, Maryland, Maplewood is a...

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  • The Jefferson

    The Jefferson

    900 North Taylor Street, Arlington, VA 22203
    (21)
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    Welcome to The Jefferson, where ownership and a unique approach to active aging are conveniently located at The Gateway to Arlington Virginia, just minutes away from Washington, DC. The Jefferson has skillfully combined independence, luxury,services and amenities with the security of home ownership...

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  • Park View at Catonsville

    Park View at Catonsville

    303 Maiden Choice Ln, Catonsville, MD 21228
    (5)
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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 Fountains at Washington House

    The Fountains at Washington House

    5100 Fillmore Ave, Alexandria, VA 22311
    (51)
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    Welcome to Alexandria's number-one continuing care RENTAL community! Located near Washington DC, The Fountains at Washington House offers nine (9) floor plans in both assisted and independent living in a boutique-hotel style environment. Our community provides independent living, assisted living and...

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  • Paul Spring Community

    Paul Spring Community

    7116 Fort Hunt Road, Alexandria, VA 22307
    (23)
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    Paul Spring Community, located in the Mt. Vernon community of Alexandria, offers Independent Living, Assisted Living, and Inspiritas - Memory Care. You'll have peace of mind knowing we are a Retirement Unlimited, Inc community, family-owned and operated in Virginia with a proud 35+ year tradition of...

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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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  • The Greens at Logan Field

    The Greens at Logan Field

    3455 Dundalk Avenue, Dundalk, MD 21222
    (7)
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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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  • HeartLands Senior Living Village at Ellicott City

    HeartLands Senior Living Village at Ellicott City

    3004 North Ridge Road, Ellicott City, MD 21043
    (35)
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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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  • The Greens at Rolling Road

    1505 North Rolling Road, Catonsville, MD 21228
    (2)
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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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  • Gum Springs Glen

    Gum Springs Glen

    7837 Richmond Highway, Alexandria, VA 22306
    (5)
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    Gum Springs Glen, located in the historic Gum Springs area of Fairfax County, offers an exciting concept in affordable retirement living to seniors with moderate incomes. Designed for the active lifestyles of residents, each building features attractively appointed and spacious common areas for...

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  • 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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  • Aequitas Living

    Aequitas Living

    2920 Elliott St., Baltimore, MD 21224
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    Aequitas Living offers an active 55+ resident a Boutique, Independent, Co-Living option that has style, flexible rental terms and affordability. Privately owned and operated, our three story townhome is centrally located in the waterfront neighborhood of Canton in downtown Baltimore City, Maryland....

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  • Park View at Laurel II

    9010 Briarcroft Lane, Laurel, MD 20708
    (2)
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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 Severna Park

    180 Ritchie Highway, Severna Park, MD 21146
    (2)
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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
    (16)
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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 Colonial Landing

    6391 Rowanberry Dr, Elkridge, MD 21075
    (8)
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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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  • Army Distaff Foundation & Knollwood

    6200 Oregon Ave NW, Washington, DC 20015
    (1)
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    The Army Distaff Foundation owns and operates the Knollwood, an independent living community in Washington, D.C., in the County of Washington. Located on 16 green acres overlooking Rock Creek Park, the Knollwood provides secure, affordable studios, one-bedroom and two-bedroom apartments to retired...

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  • Park View at Ellicott City II

    8720 Ridge Rd, Ellicott City, MD 21043
    (4)
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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 Ellicott City I

    8720 Ridge Road, Ellicott City, MD 21043
    (4)
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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 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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  • Village at Chester

    1540 Postal Rd, Chester, MD 21619
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    The Village at Chester is located in the picturesque city of Chester, Queen Anne's County, Maryland by Kent Island Narrows. The region boasts gorgeous walking and biking trails, plenty of fine dining experiences and plenty to see and do. Village at Chester is a senior housing community which is...

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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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  • Ring House

    Ring House

    1801 E Jefferson St, Rockville, MD 20852
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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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  • Cherrydale Apartments

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

    1705 East Eager St, Baltimore, MD 21205
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  • Ashland Commons

    1715 East Eager Street, Baltimore, MD 21205
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Bowie, Maryland

Independent Living

An Independent Living Community provides residents the chance to live an independent lifestyle while ensuring their care requirements have been met. You or your loved one can continue to live their lives as they desire while their meals are cooked by a professionall chef, housekeeping and laundry duties are handled by staff, and social activities are organized and scheduled. Along with their daily needs being met, residents can enjoy an opportunity to be among peers, surrounded by others of similar ages and interests. Typically comprised of a private living space and a full kitchen, these communities offer residences with many of the amenities of apartment life but with none of 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 differ between locations, many residences allow cats and dogs as well. Nursing and health care services may always be arranged for with private care providers if desired. There are an assortment of costs and benefits to keep in mind while deciding on an independent living community. It is important to determine if these amenities are covered in your plan: Waiting list deposit, laundry, cable TV, wellness program, private phone, move-in fee, internet access, and utilities. The luxuries associated with independent living include transportation, game/TV room, private rental hall, beauty salon & barber shop, restaurant-style dining hall, concierge services, security guards, and healthcare center.

Regional Climate and Weather Information

Weather is a major factor in selecting which city meets the needs of your family. On average, the air quality index rating in Bowie is around 43.9. The average air quality conditions are rated as good. This means that there is no health advisory associated with the air quality for this destination. The air quality index rating is at its peak in July at about 64.0. 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. Bowie has a humid subtropical type of climate. During the summer months, Bowie is approximately 76F. The summer high is at approximately 90F during the month of July. The lowest summer temperature drops to around 62F during the month of June. During the winter, the average temp sinks to around 37F. The highest winter temperature will rise to about 50F in the month of December. The low winter temperature gets to roughly 25 F in the month of January. The average humidity level for Bowie is roughly 65%. The average humidity levels peak in the month of September at roughly 67%. Monthly, Bowie receives about 4 inches of precipitation. The most rain historically happens in October with an average of 6 inches during the month. Bowie gets on average 14.90 inches of snow.

Demographics and Values

In terms of non-Christian denominations in Bowie, out of the total population 0.2% practice Judaism, 1.4% practice an Eastern religion, and 0.9% practice Islam. In terms of Christian denominations, out of the total population of Bowie 12.9% practice another Christian faith, 11.0% are Baptists, and 10.0% practice Catholicism. In Bowie, 54.0% are nonbelievers. In terms of crime, Bowie has 14.1 property crimes per 1000 residents and 1.6 violent crimes per 1000 residents. Out of the total population of Bowie, 6.3% are widows, 9.2% have some form of disability, 5.4% do not have health insurance, and 71.7% participate in the labor force. In the previous presidential election, 3.5% voted for a third party candidate, 88.1% voted Democrat, and 8.4% voted Republican in Prince George's county. Racially, the population of Bowie is 6.9% Hispanic, 0.1% Native American, 1.6% other or not specified, 36.3% white, 3.6% mixed race, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 5.3% Asian, and 53.2% black. In Bowie, 10.2% of the people are veterans. Bowie is considered neutral to members of the LGBTQ+ community. In terms of education, 49.7% have a college degree, 21.8% have a graduate degree, and 18.6% have a high-school diploma. Currently, the population of Bowie consists of 58,859 people. Bowie has a population density of 1,185 people per square mile. The current population of Bowie is growing at a rate of 0.001%. Out of the total city population, 52.5% are female and 47.5% are male. In Bowie, 26.8% of the population are over the age of 55, 10.4% are over the age of 60, 5.5% are over the age of 70, and 3.6% are over the age of 80. The median age of Bowie is 41 years old.

Cost of Living

The total cost of living is a major influence when choosing which location is best for you or your loved one. In terms of resources, Bowie has a grocery index rating of 105.3 and a cost-of-living index of around 143.5. Index ratings are founded on a system where 100 is the average and any amount higher than 100 is costlier than the average amount. The median home value in Bowie is $316,083 and the median rent is around $1,978 per month a month. The rent burden for Bowie is around 20.4% of the average monthly income.

State Information

An overview of Maryland

The state of Maryland has a cost of living index of 131.3 where a score of 100 is the national average, and anything above 100 is considered more expensive than the average. The state has a grocery index rating of 108.5 and a housing index rating of 184.5. The quality of life enjoyed by the average Maryland citizen is ranked 6th nation-wide. Additionally, Maryland is ranked 8th by healthcare standards. 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. Residents of Maryland enjoy its natural beauty which ranks 25th in the United States.

Social demographics of the state

The median age in the state is 39, and 29% of the population is over the age of 55. 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 the last presidential election 60% of Maryland residents voted Democrat and 34% voted Republican. The state of Maryland ranks 7th in the country for diversity, and the state is considered LGBTQ friendly.

State-wide weather information

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%. The average temperature in the winter falls to around 35F. The average high winter temperature is around 51F in the month of December. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around 16F in the month of January. During the summer, the average temperature in Maryland is around 74F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 91F during the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 53F in the month of June. The most precipitation occurs in May with an average of 5.55 inches of precipitation a month. On average, the state receives 3.69 inches of precipitation a month. 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 yellow poplar, early blue violet, early blue violet, and black gum. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the toothed whales, the grebes, the shearwaters and petrels, or the albatrosses. The state animal of Maryland is the sperm whale.