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Independent Living near Kensington, Maryland

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Modena Reserve at Kensington (Opening Fall 2021)

10540 Metropolitan Ave, Kensington, MD 20895

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Kensington Park Senior Living

3620 Littledale Road, Kensington, MD 20895

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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. ...

Brighton Gardens of Tuckerman Lane

5550 Tuckerman Lane, Rockville, MD 20852

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Just a few minutes from Pike and Rose, Rockville Town Square Metro Station,Westfield Montgomery Mall, 495 access and Strathmore Music Center, Brighton Gardens of Tuckerman Lane is both centrally located and beautifully situated. Surrounded by mature tree and garden,and the CO walking path, this...

Maplewood Park Place, a CCRC

9707 Old Georgetown Road, Bethesda, MD 20814

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VIRTUAL TOURS AVAILABLE!Maplewood Park PlaceSenior Living - RedefinedVoted 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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Sunrise of Bethesda

4925 Battery Lane, Bethesda, MD 20814

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At Sunrise of Bethesda, located northwest of Washington, DC, in Montgomery County, our residents receive the highest level of care inside our community while enjoying access to some of the nation's premiere hospitals, located just minutes away.Our beautiful community offers assisted living and...

Sunrise of Chevy Chase

2201 Colston Drive, Silver Spring, MD 20910

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At Sunrise of Chevy Chase, conveniently located adjacent to Washington, DC, in Maryland’s Montgomery County, we provide a safe, comfortable living environment and excellent care delivered by an experienced, compassionate team of caregivers. Our beautiful community, nestled in a desirable...

Landow House

1799 East Jefferson, North Bethesda, MD 20852

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Landow and Ring House is an assisted living community, located in a safe area of Rockville, MD. This community is perfect for those who want to remain active and engaged in life, but could use some personal assistance with their daily activities. Landow and Ring House, has an average user review...

Ring House

1801 E Jefferson St, Rockville, MD 20852

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Charter House

1316 Fenwick Lane, Silver Spring, MD 20910

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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...

Army Distaff Foundation & Knollwood

6200 Oregon Ave NW, Washington, DC 20015

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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...

Brookdale Potomac

11215 Seven Locks Road, Potomac, MD 20854

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If you’re looking for more than just a place to live — if you want to live well —  then Brookdale Potomac, a quiet three-story retirement community located in Potomac, Md., is the place for you. Our upscale community, which offers assisted living and Alzheimer’s and dementia care, provides...

Bartholomew House

6904 River Rd, Bethesda, MD 20817

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Brighton Gardens at Friendship Heights

5555 Friendship Boulevard, Chevy Chase, MD 20815

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Brighton Gardens provides personal care in an apartment-style setting that offers the simple pleasures - nutritious food, comfortable surroundings, and the support of a warm, caring and competent staff. A separate Special Care Center for residents with Alzheimer's or other memory related...

Sunrise at Fox Hill

8300 Burdette Road, Bethesda, MD 20817

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Sunrise at Fox Hill is Sunrise Senior Living's premier community! With easy access to Washington, DC and northern Virginia, our residents and families love our location which is just minutes from downtown Bethesda's exciting shops, restaurants and cultural activities. Fox Hill Assisted Living...

Chevy Chase House

5420 Connecticut Ave NW, Washington, DC 20015

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Originally built in the 1910s, Chevy Chase House was transformed into Luxury Senior Living by Meridian. The community was invigorated after completion of a multi-million dollar renovation in 2018. An award-winning design firm incorporated all possible modern amenities while preserving the...

Sunrise of Silver Spring

11621 New Hampshire Avenue, Silver Spring, MD 20904

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Welcome to Sunrise of Silver Spring, an assisted living community in Silver Spring, Maryland, just minutes from Route 495 and just off Route 29, north on New Hampshire Avenue. Sunrise of Silver Spring sits in a beautifully landscaped setting in a residential neighborhood, adjacent to the White...

Ingleside at Rock Creek

3050 Military Road NW, Washington, DC 20015

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With more than a century ofservice 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....

Sunrise on Connecticut Avenue

5111 Connecticut Avenue Northwest, Washington, DC 20008

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Located in the heart of Washington, DC, Sunrise on Connecticut Avenue has been serving the Nation's Capital with quality assisted living and memory care programs since 2003. We are conveniently located near public transportation, restaurants, museums and shopping. Our tenured leadership team has...

Bedford Court

3701 International Drive, Silver Spring, MD 20906

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Bedford Court is a Continuing Care Retirement Community with one of the lowest Entrance Fee that is 100% refundable. 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...

Sunrise of Rockville

8 Baltimore Road, Rockville, MD 20850

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Located just two minutes off of I-270 and 10 minutes from the 495 Capital Beltway, Sunrise of Rockville is nestled in a convenient location within Montgomery County near the Rockville Metro and the Historic Area of Rockville. Our Assisting Living specializes in personalizing our services to meet...

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Kensington, Maryland


Independent Living

Independent Living Communities provide seniors with a handy harmony between living an independent lifestyle and not having to concern themselves with chores. Food preparation, recreational activities and housekeeping responsibilities are handled for you while you are unencumbered to use your time as you wish. Along with their daily needs being met, residents can enjoy an opportunity to live among peers, in a community with others of similar ages and interests. Residents’ quarters consist of private living spaces, each with their own kitchen. The independence of apartment life is still enjoyed, offering opportunities to entertain guests and visitors in a private and personal setting. While policies vary between communities, numerous residences allow cats and dogs as well. Nursing and health care services can always be arranged for with private care providers as desired. There are an assortment of expenses and benefits to keep in mind while determining an independent living community. It is important to determine if these services are included in the care plan: laundry, wellness program, move-in fee, private phone, initial assessment fee, meals, internet access, and transportation. The amenities that pertain to independent living include community activities, fitness center & swimming pool, healthcare center, golf course, beauty salon & barber shop, security guards, restaurant-style dining hall, and game/TV room.


Cost of Living

Cost of living can be a major influence when choosing which destination is best for you or your loved one’s needs. The median home value in Kensington is around $675,595 and the median rent is around $2,708 per month a month. The rent burden for Kensington is about 16.9% of the average person’s monthly income.


Demographics and Values

Kensington has a population density of 1,930 people per square mile. Currently, the population of Kensington consists of 2,394 people. In terms of education, 74.5% have a college degree, 45.6% have a graduate degree, and 9.2% have a high-school diploma. Racially, the population of Kensington is 1.7% other or not specified, 1.8% mixed race, 7.0% Asian, 0.0% Native American, 8.2% black, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 81.3% white, and 12.5% Hispanic. Based on gender, 52.3% are female and 47.7% are male. The median age of Kensington is 43 years old. In Kensington, 12.2% of the people are veterans. In Kensington, 73.9% participate in the labor force, 6.7% have some form of disability, 3.6% live in poverty, and 4.5% are widows.


State Information

An overview of Maryland

There are 59 general hospitals and 98 health centers that provide care for 6,060,598 Maryland residents. The three highest ranked hospitals in Maryland are Peninsula Regional Medical Center, Anne Arundel Medical Center, and Medstar Union Memorial Hospital. In terms of personal well-being, Maryland ranks 8th in healthcare and 6th in quality of life compared to other states. 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 natural beauty of Maryland is ranked 25th in the nation.


Social demographics of the state

In the last presidential election 60% of Maryland residents voted Democrat and 34% voted Republican. In Maryland, 29% of the population is over the age of 55. The median age in the state is 39. In terms of religion, 31% of Maryland residents attend religious services among the 5,336 different congregations that are available in the state. The top three Christian denominations in the state are Evangelical Protestant-18%, Mainline Protestant-18%, and Historically Black Protestant-16%. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-3%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%. In Maryland there are 218 masonic lodges. In terms of diversity, Maryland ranks 7th in the nation and is considered LGBTQ friendly.


State-wide weather information

On average, Maryland has an air quality index rating of around 40.2 AQI. The average air quality index rating peaks in the month of July with a rating of around 49.4 AQI. During the winter, the average temperature in Maryland drops to around 35F. The average high winter temperature is around 51F in the month of December. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 16F during the month of January. The average temperature in the summer rises to around 74F. The average high summer temperature is around 91F in the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 53F during the month of June. 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 amount of precipitation peaks during the month of May at around 5.55 inches. The average monthly precipitation for the state of Maryland is around 3.69 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 wild raspberry, white ash, yellow poplar, and Virginia creeper. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the albatrosses, the grebes, the loons, or the toothed whales. The state animal of Maryland is the sperm whale.

Frequently asked questions about Independent Living facilities in Maryland

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