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Independent Living near New Bedford, Massachusetts

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The Cottages at Dartmouth Village

274 Slocum Rd, Dartmouth, MA 02747

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The Cottages at Dartmouth Village is a memory care and assisted living community in Dartmouth, Massachusetts. Our community is nestled in a wooded area of the city giving residents peace and tranquility while still offering easy access to local attractions and amenities like Buttonwood Park Zoo,...

Whaler's Cove

114 Riverside Avenue, New Bedford, MA 02746

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Whaler's Cove Assisted Living has 120 safe and affordable rental apartments in a beautifully restored historic building. Life at Whaler's Cove means living independently for senior adults who no longer want the responsibility of maintaining a home but may need a helping hand with personal care...

Atria Fairhaven

391 Alden Road, Fairhaven, MA 02719

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Atria Fairhaven is an inviting senior community located in a charming seaside town. Residents gather with friends and family in one of several beautiful common spaces and an array of exciting daily activities provides many opportunities for social engagement. Atria Senior Living is a leading...

Autumn Glen

239 Cross Road, North Dartmouth, MA 02747

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Autumn Glen in North Dartmouth, MA, offers assisted living and Alzheimer's services that help seniors with their day-to-day needs. In fact, when seniors choose assisted living at Autumn Glen, they'll be able to enjoy independent lives in private apartments without the worries brought about by...

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The Residence at Cedar Dell

628 Old Westport Road, Dartmouth, MA 02747

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Welcome to the newly renovated Residence at Cedar Dell!Located in Dartmouth Massachusetts, a tranquil south coast town, our community which recently received a $1.5 million full community renovation, is nestled on ten acres of land. We offer 61 apartments that are a combination of studio, one and...

Prosper at Fall River

400 Columbia St, Fall River, MA 02721

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Nestled in the heart of the Fall River historical district, the Prosper at Fall River provides gracious urbane living in a cozy, cordially appointed setting. Providing a supportive environment for seniors, the Prosper encourages independence, promotes good health, and provides customized...

Clifton Assisted Living

444 Wilbur Ave, Somerset, MA 02725

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Clifton Assisted Living is nestled in a charming coastal setting on a beautiful New England country inn that overlooks scenic Mount Hope Bay. Discover a carefree senior lifestyle that provides a wonderful new feeling of comfort and security. Contrary to living alone in a large oversized house, ...

Brookdale Sakonnet Bay

1215 Main Road, Tiverton, RI 02878

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It’s not downsizing your home; it’s upsizing your possibilities.Brookdale is open to new residents. Reach out to us and we can provide a virtual tour.With scenic views of Narragansett Bay, the Mount Hope Bridge and the Sakonnet River, our continuing care retirement community, or CCRC, has four...

All American Assisted Living at Wareham

300 Rosebrook Way, Wareham, MA 02571

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Swan Brook Assisted Living

924 Gardners Neck Rd, Swansea, MA 02777

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Atria Aquidneck Place

125 Quaker Hill Lane, Portsmouth, RI 02871

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At Atria Aquidneck Place, you'll find a supportive community with New England charm and the comforts of home. Take a leisurely walk with friends and family around our beautiful five-acre campus, or shop in nearby historic Newport. Atria Aquidneck Place is conveniently located close to local...

Atria Woodbriar

339-389 Gifford Street, Falmouth, MA 02540

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For more than 20 years, Atria Woodbriar has been the senior living provider of choice for Falmouth’s wisest older adults. On this foundation of trust, they have expanded and enhanced their options to better serve area families and conserve the Cape’s natural resources. The campus is home to two...

The Arbors at Taunton

763 County St, Taunton, MA 02780

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Keystone Place at Buzzards Bay

218 Main St., Buzzards Bay, MA 02532

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Discover Keystone Place, the area's newest independent living, assisted living and memory care community! Located along the banks of the Cape Cod Canal, Keystone Place is a rental community offering some of the area's largest studio, one and two bedroom/two bathroom apartment homes. Keystone...

Blenheim-Newport

303 Valley Road, Middletown, RI 02842

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Situated on fifteen beautiful acres in Middletown, Rhode Island, Blenheim-Newport is an innovative senior living community providing assisted living services in a residential, home-like environment. Blenheim-Newport borders historic Newport, offering many cultural, educational and recreational...

St. Clare Home

309 Spring St, Newport, RI 02840

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Anchor Bay at East Providence

1440 Wampanoag Trail, East Providence, RI 02915

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At Anchor Bay East Providence, our residents enjoy private apartment homes overlooking our wooded grounds and marshland. Residents choose from a variety of apartment floor plans and layouts to find the best apartment home for them. Each home includes individual climate controls, balconies or...

Atria Bay Spring Village

147 Bay Spring Avenue, Barrington, RI 02806

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At Atria Bay Spring Village, residents will find a picturesque senior living community with a vibrant social calendar. Enjoy reading a book or chatting with friends in cozy community lounges, or on sunny days, relax in our beautiful, serene courtyards. Atria Bay Spring Village is near Barrington...

Laurentide at Mashpee Commons

64 Great Neck Road S, Mashpee, MA 02649

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All American Assisted Living at Raynham

1084 Broadway, Raynham, MA 02767

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All American Assisted Living is a premier assisted living community for those looking to settle near Raynham, Bristol County, Massachusetts. Our quiet and spacious home is in Broadway, a strategic rural township that enjoys the best infrastructure in Raynham. The area offers tranquility to...

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Independent Living in Neighborhoods near New Bedford

New Bedford, Massachusetts


Independent Living

An Independent Living Community permits residents the opportunity to continue to live an active life while guaranteeing their care requirements have been fulfilled. Meals, leisure activities and housekeeping 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, surrounded by others of similar ages and interests. Within the individual units, residents have access to their own private living space and a full kitchen, and can even live with a companion if they prefer. While policies vary between communities, a number of residences allow pets as well. If medical or nursing assistance is desired, residents may always utilize the services of independent health care professionalls. There are a number of benefits and costs to consider while determining an independent living community. It is important to figure out if these services are included in your care plan: field trips, housekeeping, Waiting list deposit, laundry, parking, meals, internet access, and wellness program. The benefits and amenities associated with independent living include fitness center & swimming pool, beauty salon & barber shop, community activities, private rental hall, concierge services, game/TV room, healthcare center, and restaurant-style dining hall.


Demographics and Values

New Bedford has a population density of 1,836 people per square mile. Out of the total city population, 52.7% are female and 47.3% are male. The median age of New Bedford is 38 years old. Racially, the population of New Bedford is 0.3% Native American, 1.6% Asian, 6.1% black, 4.0% mixed race, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 67.2% white, 20.8% other or not specified, and 20.0% Hispanic. In New Bedford, 5.2% of the population are veterans of the United States armed forces. In New Bedford, 15.6% have some form of disability, 23.1% live in poverty, 62.3% participate in the labor force, and 5.2% do not have health insurance. Of the population of New Bedford 17.0% have a college degree, 32.3% have a high-school diploma, and 5.8% have a graduate degree.


Cost of Living

The cost of care for a community is affected by the neighborhood in which it is located. Monthly, the median rent in New Bedford is around $1,130 per month and the median price of a home in New Bedford is about $211,361. The rent burden for New Bedford is around 20.7% of the average monthly income.


State Information

An overview of Massachusetts

Residents of Massachusetts enjoy its natural beauty which ranks 26th in the United States. Out of a national average of 100, Massachusetts has a cost of living index rating of 134, a grocery index rating of 114, and a housing index rating of 170. In total, Massachusetts has 78 general hospitals and 129 health centers that provide care for 6,941,273 citizens. The three highest ranked hospitals in Massachusetts are Cape Cod Hospital, Massachusetts General Hospital, and New England Baptist Hospital. Overall, Massachusetts ranks 8th out of all states in quality of life and 2nd in healthcare.


Social demographics of the state

In the most recent presidential election, 33% of Massachusetts residents voted Republican and 60% voted Democrat. In terms of religious values, 23% of Massachusetts’s population regularly attend some form of service and there are in total 4,200 different congregations. The top three Christian denominations in the state are Evangelical Protestant-9%, Mainline Protestant-10%, and Historically Black Protestant-2%. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-3%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%. In Massachusetts there are 27 masonic lodges. The state of Massachusetts ranks 16th in the country for diversity and the state is considered very LGBTQ friendly. The state has a median age of 39 and 30% of its population being over the age of 55.


State-wide weather information

The average monthly precipitation for the state of Massachusetts is around 4.04 inches. The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of May at around 6.10 inches. On average, the humidity rating for Massachusetts is around 71%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 71% in the month of December. During the winter, the average temperature in Massachusetts drops to around 28F. The average high winter temperature is around 45F in the month of January. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around 7F in the month of December. During the summer, the average temperature in Massachusetts is around 68F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 85F during the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 50F during the month of June. The average air quality index rating in Massachusetts is 38.9 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of May with a rating of 47.5 AQI. While residents of Massachusetts mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it’s important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Massachusetts can include hurricanes, earthquakes (moderate), and and tornadoes.


Wildlife to be found in Massachusetts

The state of Massachusetts has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of eastern hemlock, American beech, American linden, and sycamore. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the white pine, the bats, the cut leaf coneflower, or the bobcats. The state animal of Massachusetts is the woodchucks.

Frequently asked questions about Independent Living facilities in Massachusetts

Fairing Way - A Rice Eventide Community, Orchard Cove Hebrew SeniorLife and The Glen at Grove Manor are the top rated independent living facilities near New Bedford, Massachusetts. See full list of communities.

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