Retirement Community facilities near Rochester, NH

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Senior housing types near Rochester, NH

  • Wentworth Home

    Wentworth Home

    795 Central Avenue, Dover, NH 03820
    (4)
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    Wentworth Home — Exceptional Care at an Affordable Price Our warm and welcoming environment provides around the clock nursing staff with assistance tailored to each individual; delicious home cooked meals and engaging social activities and events. With the help of our outstanding employees,...

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  • The Residence at Silver Square

    The Residence at Silver Square

    100 Sterling Way, Dover, NH 03820
    (3)
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    Imagine finally having the time to do the things that make you happy: Catching up on the best-seller list, getting out to the theater with friends, learning a new language, or just relaxing with the people you enjoy. Imagine life without the worries and stresses of maintaining a home. Imagine you...

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  • Maple Suites

    Maple Suites

    30 Holiday Drive, Dover, NH 03820
    (22)
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    Maple Suites provides a fulfilling, independent lifestyle in a welcoming environment. Nestled within 31 acres of woods, you'll love the peaceful tranquility of our beautiful facility hidden away in the trees. We're just one mile away from downtown Dover, shopping, excellent healthcare and...

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  • Langdon Place of Dover

    60 Middle Road, Dover, NH 03820
    (20)
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    Please note that the Assisted Living and Memory Care is private pay only. We do not accept Medicaid on either unit. Additionally electric scooters and electric wheelchairs are not permitted. Self propel wheelchairs only and resident must resident on first floor. We have two elevators with three...

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  • Brookdale Spruce Wood

    Brookdale Spruce Wood

    25 Worthen Road, Durham, NH 03824
    (17)
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    The Good Life Tucked into more than 15 beautiful acres in the stunning city of Durham, New Hampshire, your new community will feel like home from the moment you arrive. Known as a continuing care retirement community (CCRC), we provide everything from independent and assisted living to memory care...

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  • Kittery Estates

    Kittery Estates

    220 State Road, Kittery, ME 03904
    (16)
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    Kittery Estates provides a fulfilling, independent lifestyle in a welcoming environment. Situated in Kittery with easy access to Portsmouth, Kittery Estates is the home you've been waiting for. We're conveniently close to Kittery Outlet Malls, other shopping opportunities and excellent medical...

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  • Sentry Hill At York Harbor

    Sentry Hill At York Harbor

    2 Victoria Ct, York, ME 03909
    (14)
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    Sentry Hill at York Harbor is the preeminent retirement community in New England beautifully situated on 12 acres within easy walking distance of historic York Village and York Harbor. Designed after the style of the grand hotels of the 1890's; senior living at Sentry Hill offers a retirement...

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  • Huntington Common

    Huntington Common

    1 Huntington Common Drive, Kennebunk, ME 04043
    (29)
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    Located in picturesque Kennebunk Maine, Huntington Common offers the most sophisticated independent retirement living in York County. Just three miles from the ocean and around the corner from quaint downtown Kennebunk, Huntington Common provides the perfect blend of community living and privacy....

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  • All American Assisted Living at Kingston

    All American Assisted Living at Kingston

    193 Main St, Kingston, NH 03848
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    All American Assisted Living at Kingston is a residential community for seniors who are looking for social interaction, personal care services, and leisure pursuits. A subsidiary of Kaplan Development Group, a leader in the field of assisted and independent living, All American offers our residents...

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  • Assisted Living at Beaver Lake Lodge

    Assisted Living at Beaver Lake Lodge

    38 N Shore Rd, Derry, NH 03038
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    Assisted Living at Beaver Lake Lodge is a New Facility located on 7 acres overlooking Beaver Lake. Spacious Private Rooms and built with all the latest Life Safety amenities, it is rated as one of The Nicest Small Bed Facilities in New England. Owned and operated by Karen4Elders, LLC, Karen and...

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  • Atria Merrimack Place

    Atria Merrimack Place

    85 Storey Avenue, Newburyport, MA 01950
    (21)
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    Atria Merrimack Place in Newburyport, MA in Essex County is a senior living community for active, independent-minded seniors. Our community resides on beautiful grounds, with lush greenery in a quiet residential area. We're located in close proximity to the Interstate 95 and surrounded by the...

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  • Birch Heights

    Birch Heights

    7 Kendall Pond Road, Derry, NH 03038
    (48)
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    Birch Heights provides a fulfilling, independent lifestyle in a welcoming environment. Situated on beautiful grounds in the scenic town of Derry, you'll love the quiet elegance of our facilities while enjoying the convenience of being in the heart of it all. We may have a small town feel, but...

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  • Briston Manor West

    Briston Manor West

    37 Ridgewood Road, Bedford, NH 03110
    (15)
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    PLEASE NOTE: ALL SCHEDULED TOURS MUST BE CONFIRMED BY TELEPHONE.

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  • Bentley Commons at Bedford

    Bentley Commons at Bedford

    66 Hawthorne Drive, Bedford, NH 03110
    (20)
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    Opened in 2008 and located in one of the most charming communities in the State of New Hampshire, Bentley Senior Living is a state of the art community that offers a full compliment of amenities and supportive services designed to maximize independence and encourage a healthy, active lifestyle. ...

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  • Wingate Residences at Haverhill

    Wingate Residences at Haverhill

    10 Residences Way, Haverhill, MA 01830
    (1)
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    Wingate Residences at Haverhill is a state of the art, private, residential community with 64 apartments, offering 24 hour supportive care for seniors interested in maintaining active lifestyles while planning for future needs. The Neighborhood also includes 20 apartments with support for memory...

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  • The Residence at Salem Woods

    The Residence at Salem Woods

    6 Sally Sweet's Way, Salem, NH 03079
    (13)
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    Resting on a beautiful campus in Salem, New Hampshire, The Residence at Salem Woods is a brand new community scheduled to open in the spring of 2016. The community will offer independent living, assisted living, and memory care services to seniors. The Residence at Salem Woods is proudly operated by...

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  • Sable Lodge Senior Resort

    Sable Lodge Senior Resort

    74 Running Hill Rd, South Portland, ME 04106
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    Sable Lodge Senior Resort is a 55 and over all-inclusive rental community. There is no buy-in and we also have a 30 day money back guaranty during your first month. Your monthly rent includes the following services at no additional charge or gratuity. Live in Managers 24/7 Dedicated Concierges Valet...

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  • Seventy Five State Street

    Seventy Five State Street

    75 State St, Portland, ME 04101
    (3)
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    Located in the beautiful port side city of Portland, Maine, Seventy-Five State Street is an active and vibrant community within a community. Established in 1854, we are one of the oldest not for profits in the city and enjoy a stellar reputation of high-quality care and services for people of all...

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  • The Woods at Canco

    The Woods at Canco

    257 Canco Road, Portland, ME 04103
    (25)
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    The Woods at Canco provides a fulfilling, independent lifestyle in a welcoming environment. Nestled in the unspoiled beauty of Portland's rugged countryside, you'll love the elegant grace of our facilities and the convenience of the nearby community. We're just minutes from shopping, healthcare,...

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  • The Residence at Riverbend

    The Residence at Riverbend

    149 County Road, Ipswich, MA 01938
    (5)
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    The Residence at Riverbend is a new rental community that has already established an outstanding reputation on the North Shore and beyond! Our dedication to an impeccable standard of quality in every aspect of the Riverbend lifestyle is evident in all we do; for instance our programs are created in...

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  • Atria Marland Place

    Atria Marland Place

    15 Stevens Street, Andover, MA 01810
    (36)
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    For more than 18 years, Atria Marland Place has been the senior living provider of choice for Andover's wisest older adults. Building on this foundation of trust, they've recently completed a thoughtful, thorough renovation to expand and enhance their community — including the addition of Atria...

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  • Stone Hill at Andover NOW OPEN

    Stone Hill at Andover NOW OPEN

    141 Elm Street, Andover, MA 01810
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    Stone Hill Assisted Living and Memory Care is located in picturesque Andover, MA is just off I-495 and minutes from the quaint shops and restaurants of historical downtown Andover. This brand new state-of-the-art community is currently under construction and scheduled to open Spring 2019. Stone Hill...

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  • Ledgewood Bay

    Ledgewood Bay

    43 Ledgewood Dr, Milford, NH 03055
    (30)
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    Ledgewood Bay Assisted Living, Independent Living & Memory Care is nestled in a quaint planned community in beautiful Milford, New Hampshire. This picturesque hilltop, with fantastic views of the White Mountains, community is close to Route 3, 101 and 101A and centrally located near numerous...

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  • Bayberry at Emerald Court

    Bayberry at Emerald Court

    2000 Emerald Court, Tewksbury, MA 01876
    (15)
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    Welcome to a new way of life at Bayberry at Emerald Court. Nestled in a quiet residential neighborhood in Tewksbury, MA, Bayberry is an assisted living community ideally located just minutes from major shopping, entertainment and medical centers with easy access to I-93 and I-495. Bayberry offers...

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  • The Woods at Merrimack NOW OPEN

    The Woods at Merrimack NOW OPEN

    197 Howe Street, Methuen, MA 01844
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  • Ashton Gardens Gracious Retirement Living

    Ashton Gardens Gracious Retirement Living

    830 Ocean Ave, Portland, ME 04103
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  • Giving Tree Senior Living

    Giving Tree Senior Living

    1827 Bridge St, Dracut, MA 01826
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  • Community Living for Elderly

    22 Mays Way, West Ossipee, NH 03890
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  • The Berkeley Retirement Home & Skilled Nursing

    150 Berkeley St, Lawrence, MA 01841
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  • The Park Danforth

    777 Stevens Ave, Portland, ME 04103
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Rochester, New Hampshire

Independent Living

If you or your loved one desire the peace of mind of having housekeeping and chores taken care of while living the way you want, think about the option of an Independent Living Community. Meals, recreational activities and housekeeping chores are taken care of while you are unrestricted to use your time as you prefer. Along with their daily needs being met, residents can enjoy the opportunity to live among peers, surrounded by others of similar age groups and backgrounds. Residents' quarters consist of private living spaces, each with their own kitchen. The independence of apartment life is still enjoyed, offering opportunities to socialize with guests and visitors in a private and personal setting. While policies vary between locations, a number of residences allow pets as well. Nursing and health care services can always be arranged for with independent care providers as desired. There are a number of expenses and advantages to balance when choosing an independent living community. It is important to figure out if these amenities are included in your plan: wellness program, Waiting list deposit, field trips, parking, initial assessment fee, private phone, meals, and cable TV. The amenities associated with independent living include transportation, healthcare center, game/TV room, golf course, beauty salon & barber shop, laundry service, security guards, and community activities.

Cost of Living

The total cost of care for a community is affected by the community where it is located. The rent burden for Rochester is about 20.1% of the average monthly income. Monthly, the median rent in Rochester is around $1,177 and the median home value in Rochester is $167,148.

Demographics and Values

In Rochester, 5.4% consider themselves widows, 10.8% live in poverty, 65.6% participate in the labor force, and 9.9% do not have health insurance. In Rochester, 11.8% of the people are veterans. Currently, the population of Rochester consists of 30,797 people. Rochester has a population density of 263 people per square mile. Of the population of Rochester 21.5% have a college degree, 36.4% have a high-school diploma, and 5.3% have a graduate degree. Out of the total city population, 50.3% are male and 49.7% are female. The median age of Rochester is 41 years old. Racially, the population of Rochester is 2.5% mixed race, 0.8% black, 0.2% other or not specified, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 1.4% Asian, 0.1% Native American, 1.9% Hispanic, and 95.1% white.

State Information

An overview of New Hampshire

Residents of New Hampshire enjoy its natural beauty which ranks 4th in the United States. Overall, New Hampshire ranks 2nd out of all states in quality of life and 16th in healthcare. Out of a national average of 100, New Hampshire has a cost of living index rating of 109, a grocery index rating of 100, and a housing index rating of 110. There are 28 general hospitals and 34 health centers that provide care for 1,363,182 New Hampshire residents. The three highest ranked hospitals in New Hampshire are Frisbie Memorial Hospital, Wentworth-douglass Hospital, and Exeter Hospital Inc..

Social demographics of the state

The median age in the state is 43, and 34% of the population is over the age of 55. In terms of diversity, New Hampshire ranks 47th in the nation and is considered LGBTQ friendly. Twenty-two percent of New Hampshire residents regularly attend a religious service from one of the state's 1,025 different congregations. The top three Christian denominations in the state are Evangelical Protestant-13%, Mainline Protestant-16%, and Historically Black Protestant-1%. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-2%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%. In New Hampshire there are 65 masonic lodges. In the most recent presidential election, 47% of New Hampshire residents voted Republican and 47% voted Democrat.

State-wide weather information

The average monthly precipitation for the state of New Hampshire is around 9.84 inches. The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of November at around 9.84 inches. On average, New Hampshire has an air quality index rating of around 35.1 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of May with a rating of 48.5 AQI. On average, the humidity rating for New Hampshire is around 70%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 71% in the month of September. During the winter, the average temperature in New Hampshire drops to around 21F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 39F during the month of December. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around -4F in the month of January. During the summer, the average temperature in New Hampshire is around 66F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 83F during the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 40F in the month of June. While residents of New Hampshire mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it's important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in New Hampshire can include earthquakes (moderate) and hurricanes.

Wildlife to be found in New Hampshire

The state of New Hampshire has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of hemlock, pine, oak, and fir trees. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the moose, the osprey, the roseate tern, or the common tern. The state animal of New Hampshire is the white-tailed deer.

Frequently Asked Questions About Independent Living near Rochester