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If you’re looking for independent living in the Ridgeland area, our local senior living advisors can help you each step of the way. From affordable independent living for seniors to luxury options, we’ll work with you to understand the cost of independent living in Ridgeland. From there, we’ll show you the best independent living communities for your lifestyle, interests, and budget.

Discover unique independent living amenities, social activities, dining, and more independent living benefits. With 23 independent living facilities in Ridgeland, A Place for Mom makes it easier to find your new, maintenance-free home.

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Ridgeland Independent Living Facilities | 234 Reviews

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Last Updated: 11/28/23
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Average starting price $3,043/month
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Average starting price $1,438/month
Recent reviews of Independent Living in Ridgeland, MS
Madison Home Place

Everyone is friendly. Every person on staff I have interacted with from the top to the bottom sincerely cares. They provide meals and activities to assist with socialization with the residents. Overall, this is a community we would recommend the community to others for their loved ones. Nevertheless, from top to bottom the staff is very caring. I feel like my loved. One is safe and well cared for. I would and do recommend Madison Home Place. I also appreciate A Place for Mom helping connect us to them.

Plain View Assisted Living in Richland, MS

This community has such caring people and they really took great care of my husband. When my husband was passing away this last week, they could not of done a better job. They were absolutely fantastic, and we would recommend this community to anybody. The administrator and nurses were wonderful, we really do not have any complaints to say.

The Blake at Flowood

This was the hardest decision of my life. To move my dad from California to Mississippi. My sister and I found the Blake and heard great things. So my dad is now at the Blake living in luxury, very well taken care of in his own apartment. He is happy safe. And making new friends. The Blake is beautiful and friendly staff.

The Orchard Continuing Care Retirement Community

600 S Pear Orchard Rd, Ridgeland, MS 39157

Starting at$X,XXX+ monthly
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4 Floor plans available
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20 reviews

The Orchard Continuing Care Retirement Community is a nice facility with an organized system to take great care of their residents. I feel that my mother is well taken care of and has a great deal of space...

Provides: Independent Living, Assisted Living, Memory Care

Nominated "Best of the Best" 2022 By Mississippi's Clarion Ledger, The Orchard is considered a Jackson area treasure. For over 30 years we have provided seniors with a compassionate continuum of care that alleviates the worries of aging. Our residents can move into spacious Independent Living...

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The Waterford on Highland Colony

619 Highland Colony Pkwy, Ridgeland, MS 39157

Starting at$X,XXX+ monthly
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5 Floor plans available
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44 reviews

I did a short term stay at The Waterford while my daughter was on vacation. I couldn’t have asked for as better place. I met many new friends and the staff went out of their way to make me feel welcome.

Provides: Independent Living
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Join a community overflowing with warmth and friendliness at The Waterford on Highland Colony. Featuring Independent Living services in Ridgeland, Mississippi, our community puts a focus on getting the most out of life. Our residents can participate in weekly activities, including movie nights,...

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Ridgeland Place

410 Orchard Park, Ridgeland, MS 39157

Starting at$X,XXX+ monthly
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3 Floor plans available
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60 reviews

We picked because the price was in my dads range and a bigger apartment for that price . The experience was good. I would recommend to others.

Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care
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Ridgeland Place welcomes older adults to experience award-winning assisted living and memory care in Ridgeland, MS. Awarded U.S. News's Best Memory Care of 2023, our Madison County senior living community team is dedicated to enhancing the health and wellness of all residents. Individualized care...

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Holiday Chateau Ridgeland

745 South Pear Orchard Road, Ridgeland, MS 39157

Starting at$X,XXX+ monthly
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4 Floor plans available
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36 reviews

Holiday Chateau Ridgeland provides a very well managed and caring environment - and an excellent value for independent living. Overall it's a great place to live.

Provides: Independent Living
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Chateau Ridgeland provides a fulfilling, independent lifestyle in a welcoming environment. Built on stunningly landscaped grounds in the quiet community of Ridgeland, you'll love the tasteful elegance of our facilities while enjoying the amenities of the nearby community. We're just minutes...

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Madison Home Place

7521 Old Canton Rd, Madison, MS 39110

Starting at$X,XXX+ monthly
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4 reviews

My primary focus, when looking for an ALF for my mother, was the people who would be caring for her. Madison Home Place was the ONLY facility that received not one negative comment from all the people (all...

Provides: Independent Living, Assisted Living, Memory Care

Madison Home Place offers affordable senior living options with multiple levels of care. Residents can enjoy an easier way of life with their well-being and dignity as our top priority. Our licensed memory care unit is a safe and secure dementia unit ideal for residents with Alzheimer's,...

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The Blake at Township

608 Steed Road, Ridgeland, MS 39157

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20 reviews

This community is great and my loved one has been receiving good care. Everyone has been very concerned and supportive with my loved one. This community has given me a lot of comfort for relief knowing that...

Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care
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The Blake at Township is an assisted living community for seniors who are looking to make Ridgeland, Madison County, Mississippi their home. This community provides its residents with the memory care that they are looking for, while offering them a peaceful place to call home. Guests of our...

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SummerHouse Beau Ridge

650 Highland Colony Pkwy, Ridgeland, MS 39157

Starting at$X,XXX+ monthly
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This has been a great experience for my loved one. There have been some complaints about the quality and the menu options available for meals. The food has started to go down hill fast according to several...

Provides: Independent Living
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The Blake at Flowood

350 Town Center Way, Flowood, MS 39232

Starting at$X,XXX+ monthly
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18 reviews

My family members who live here seem pleased with it. It's a very nice, clean place. The staff really seems to be quite caring. They take really good care of them.

Provides: Independent Living, Assisted Living, Memory Care
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Located in the heart of Flowood, Mississippi, adjacent to the new East Metro Parkway and the Dogwood Promenade, The Blake at Flowood is a community designed for seniors unlike any other. Retirement and hospitality are blended to create an assisted living and memory care community where you will...

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Castlewoods Place

140 Castlewoods Boulevard, Brandon, MS 39047

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23 reviews

The staff in Memory Care at Castlewoods is exceptional. Their loving, caring and patience in dealing with their residents is evident on every visit I have had to see my Mom. It gives me peace and joy to know...

Provides: Independent Living, Assisted Living, Memory Care
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Brookdale Brandon provides assisted living and memory care services to seniors in the Rankin County, Mississippi area. We are located just south of the Ross Barnett Reservoir in Brandon. Our residents enjoy nearby dining, shopping and recreational activities in Brandon, yet love the quiet country...


Landmark Lifestyles Ridgeland (Early Winter 2024)

120 Dyess Rd, Ridgeland, MS 39157

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7 Floor plans available
Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care
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St. Catherine's Village

200 Dominican Drive, Madison, MS 39110

A great community that gives excellent care for my father. A beautiful and clean community. They do offer alot of activities for everyone. I would recommend this to others for great care!

Provides: Independent Living, Assisted Living, Memory Care

St. Catherine's Village, located in Madison Mississippi, is known as Mississippi's premiere all inclusive continuing retirement care community. Dedicated to family and ministry, St. Catherine's Village makes for a warm environment for elderly residents living in this senior home. Offering a wide...


The Carleton

501 Northpointe Pkwy, Jackson, MS 39211

Provides: Senior Apartments

The Quarters Assisted Living

585 Beasley Rd, Jackson, MS 39206

Provides: Assisted Living

The Quarters Assisted Living is an assisted living facility that serves as an alternative to institutional hospitalization and as a transitional migration to independent living. We have created a holistic environment for our residents, which provides a sense of peace and comfort while enhancing...

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Le Fleur Haven

161 Briarwood Dr, Jackson, MS 39206

Provides: Senior Apartments

Harmony Court Assisted Living

5411 I-55 North, Jackson, MS 39206

Provides: Independent Living, Assisted Living

Delco Inc

14 Northtown Dr # 202, Jackson, MS 39211

Provides: Assisted Living

Sunnybrook Estates Retirement Community

248 Locust Ln., Madison, MS 39110

My mom passed away in 2014 after making Sunnybrook her home for 8 years. She loved being there. She loved her caregivers. Her caregivers loved her. I could talk about all the amenities and the staff and the...

Provides: Independent Living

NCBA Estates

811 Forest Ave, Jackson, MS 39206

Provides: Senior Apartments

Buford Yerger Retirement

848 Lakeland Dr, Jackson, MS 39216

Provides: Senior Apartments

Utopia Assisted Living

3811 West Northside Drive, Jackson, MS 39209

Provides: Assisted Living

Admiral Retirement Center

905 N State St, Jackson, MS 39202

Provides: Independent Living

The Admiral Retirement Center is centrally located in the state's capitol of Jackson, Mississippi. Jackson is part of Hinds, Madison, and Rankin counties. Being the largest city in the entire state, the area is rich with activities and has a long standing history. Jackson is an exciting place to...

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North Grove Assisted Living

641 Flag Chapel Road, Jackson, MS 39206

Provides: Assisted Living

Madonna Manor

550 Houston Ave Fl 1, Jackson, MS 39209

Provides: Senior Apartments
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Cost of independent living in Ridgeland, MS

The average cost of senior living in Ridgeland is 3,043 per month. Cheaper nearby regions include Madison, MS with an average of 2,600 per month.

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What is independent living?

Independent living offers a stress-free lifestyle for older adults. Independent living communities don’t provide personal care or supervision, but do offer generally healthy adults opportunities for socialization and hassle-free living. Independent living services often include:

  • Nutritious meals and snacks
  • Housekeeping
  • Laundry
  • Home maintenance and repairs
  • Social activities and outings
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Ridgeland, Mississippi

Independent Living

Many seniors may be physically and mentally able to live without assistance, but the cost burden of home ownership might deter them from enjoying an otherwise independent life. Independent Living Communities offer a good remedy. Seniors can live their lives as they wish while their food is cooked by a professionall chef, housekeeping and laundry duties are taken care of by staff, and social activities are organized and scheduled. Along with their daily needs being met, residents can enjoy the opportunity to live among peers, surrounded by others of similar ages and interests. Typically comprised of a private living space and a full kitchen, these communities offer homes 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 vary between locations, numerous residences allow cats and dogs 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 costs to keep in mind while selecting an independent living community. It is important to figure out if these amenities are included in your service plan: parking, field trips, private phone, Waiting list deposit, laundry, housekeeping, wellness program, and cable TV. The benefits and amenities that pertain to independent living include concierge services, beauty salon & barber shop, community activities, transportation, fitness center & swimming pool, restaurant-style dining hall, golf course, and private rental hall.

Cost of Living

The location in which a care community is located could have a big impact on community price. The total cost of living can be a major influence when selecting which community is the best fit for your loved one. The rent burden for Ridgeland is about 16.3% of the average person’s monthly income. Monthly, the median rent in Ridgeland is $1,066 and the median price of a house in Ridgeland is about $180,263.

Demographics and Values

Racially, the population of Ridgeland is 54.9% white, 35.5% black, 0.2% Native American, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 5.1% Asian, 5.1% Hispanic, 3.5% other or not specified, and 0.7% mixed race. The current population of Ridgeland consists of 24,266 people. Ridgeland has a population density of 438 people per square mile. Of the population of Ridgeland 15.1% have a high-school diploma, 50.1% have a college degree, and 20.3% have a graduate degree. Out of the total population of Ridgeland, 10.5% live in poverty, 8.9% have some form of disability, 9.7% do not have health insurance, and 72.3% participate in the labor force. In Ridgeland, 6.2% of the people are veterans of the United States armed forces. Based on gender, 46.5% are male and 53.5% are female. The median age of Ridgeland is 34 years old.

State Information

An overview of Mississippi

In terms of resources, Mississippi has a cost of living index of 85.7, a grocery index rating of 91.6, and a housing index rating of 70.1. These index ratings are based on a system where 100 is considered the national average and anything below 100 is considered less expensive than the national average. The quality of life enjoyed by the average Mississippi citizen is ranked 48th nation-wide. Additionally, Mississippi is ranked 50th by standards of healthcare. Residents of Mississippi enjoy its natural beauty which ranks 11th in the United States. In total, Mississippi has 105 general hospitals and 247 health centers that provide care for 2,983,400 citizens. The top three hospitals in the state are considered to be Baptist Memorial Hospital Union County, Beacham Memorial Hospital, and Ochsner Medical Center-hancock.

Social demographics of the state

The state has a median age of 38 and 29% of its population being over the age of 55. In the most recent presidential election, 58% of Mississippi residents voted Republican and 40% voted Democrat. In terms of religious values, 49% of Mississippi’s population regularly attend some form of service and there are in total 6,765 different congregations. The top three Christian denominations in the state are Evangelical Protestant-41%, Mainline Protestant-12%, and Historically Black Protestant-24%. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-<1%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%. In Mississippi there are 604 masonic lodges. In terms of diversity, Mississippi ranks 30th in the nation.

State-wide weather information

On average, Mississippi has an air quality index rating of around 39.2 AQI. The average air quality index rating peaks in the month of May with a rating of around 49.3 AQI. During the summer, the average temperature in Mississippi is around 80F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 94F during the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 63F in the month of June. The average temperature in the winter falls to around 46F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 67F during the month of February. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 27F during the month of January. Mississippi experiences an average humidity rating of about 74%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of July at around 76%. The average monthly precipitation for the state of Mississippi is around 4.85 inches. The most precipitation occurs in July with an average of 7.60 inches of precipitation a month. While residents of Mississippi mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it’s important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Mississippi can include hurricanes, tornadoes, and and earthquakes (moderate).

Wildlife to be found in Mississippi

The state of Mississippi has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of skunk cabbage, dutchman’s breeches, staghorn sumac, and hepatica. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the dove, the mountain lions, the cardinal, or the cormorant. The state animal of Mississippi is the white-tailed deer.

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The Orchard Continuing Care Retirement Community, Brookdale Clinton and The Waterford on Highland Colony are the top rated independent living facilities near Ridgeland, Mississippi. See full list of communities.

There are 23 independent living facilities near Ridgeland, Mississippi. See the full list.

The best independent living facilities near you in Ridgeland, Mississippi are The Waterford on Highland Colony. These independent living communities received the highest rankings based on verified family reviews.

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