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You know your family, A Place For Mom knows Independent Living. Our dedicated local Charlotte, NC advisors have helped 8574 families make the right choice for their needs. Get full details, pricing and read 611 reviews of our hand-picked communities. Typically prices range from $1500 to $7950 per month.

Independent living is laid back and stress free in the city of Charlotte, North Carolina, in the county of Mecklenburg. Southern hospitality ensures that seniors are always treated with respect and care throughout the city. And the combination of trolleys, buses, shuttles, and light rail offered by CATS makes it as easy for seniors to travel to the Manor Theatre in Myers Park as it is to visit the Concord Mills Mall in University City. Independent living in a retirement community in Charlotte allows you to enjoy reduced responsibility and stress while remaining active and independent in a friendly, pleasant community.

Senior housing types in Charlotte, NC

  • Atria MerryWood
    Atria MerryWood
    3600 Park Road, Charlotte, NC 28209
    (28)
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    Atria MerryWood is a hospitable community with all the grace and charm of southern living. On a sunny day, take a walk around the beautiful grounds, full of flowering trees and bushes. Located in the heart of Charlotte, Myers Park and Dilworth neighborhoods. Atria MerryWood received a 2007 Platinum...

  • Overture Cotswold (Opening Fall 2018)
    Overture Cotswold (Opening Fall 2018)
    135 S Sharon Amity Rd, Ste 202 (TEMP SHOWROOM), Charlotte, NC 28211
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    Upscale Living Meets Charlotte's Charm Welcome to an entirely new world of luxury, style, and new found freedom. Overture Cotswold is the perfect place to find a 55+ apartment for rent in Charlotte, NC. Live the carefree lifestyle you’ve always wanted. Say goodbye to all the ‘to-dos’ that go along...

  • Brookdale Charlotte East
    Brookdale Charlotte East
    6053 Wilora Lake Road, Charlotte, NC 28212
    (30)
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    Brookdale Charlotte East is an upscale senior living community offering independent living and assisted living services in Charlotte, North Carolina. We are located in a quaint, residential area of Charlotte with convenient access to local shopping, dining and attractions. Home to the University of...

  • Brookdale Carriage Club Providence
    Brookdale Carriage Club Providence
    5800 Old Providence Road, Charlotte, NC 28226
    (40)
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    Brookdale Carriage Club Providence is a senior care community in Charlotte, North Carolina, offering a continuum of care services that include independent living, assisted living and memory care services. Our premiere community is located in a quiet residential area of Charlotte, the largest city in...

  • Carmel Place
    Carmel Place
    5512 Carmel Road, Charlotte, NC 28226
    (33)
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    Carmel Place provides a fulfilling, independent lifestyle in a welcoming environment. Conveniently located in South Charlotte near some of the city's best shopping, dining and healthcare, you'll enjoy living in our beautiful and peaceful community. You'll wish you called us home sooner. Our...

  • Shads Landing
    Shads Landing
    9131 Benfield Road, Charlotte, NC 28269
    (12)
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    Shads Landing provides a fulfilling, independent lifestyle in a welcoming environment. Built upon ten-acres of beautifully landscaped grounds with a large pond at the center, Shads Landing offers you all the convenience of Charlotte with a lovely park-like setting to call their own. Yet we're...

  • Senior Villages
    1705 Queen City Drive, Charlotte, NC 28208
    (10)
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    Senior Villages has the perfect mix of comfort and affordability, if you are looking for an independent living apartment Senior Villages is conveniently located near shopping, the library, the YMCA, Uptown Charlotte, major interstates, and the airport. Our activities include resident get together...

  • Willow Grove
    Willow Grove
    10043 Idlewild Road, Matthews, NC 28105
    (24)
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    Willow Grove provides a fulfilling, independent lifestyle in a welcoming environment. Our hometown of Matthews is a largely residential community that is warm, friendly and safe. Between our quaint downtown and network of charming parks, there's plenty to see and do right here in town. Our...

  • The Dorchester North
    The Dorchester North
    12920 Dorman Rd, Pineville, NC 28134
    (21)
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    Designed to meet the needs of residents 55 years of age and older under a rental plan that affords a unique 'freedom and choice' approach for your service package. The Dorchester offers you the opportunity to design your own residency plan. Along with our basic rental, residents can supplement their...

  • The Manor
    The Manor
    12940 Dorman Rd, Pineville, NC 28134
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    What makes The Manor the right choice of Charlotte's Retirement Communities? ALL The Choices. - A premier Carolina Place location with a diverse selection of restaurant, entertainment, medical services and more at your door - A la carte services; pay only for what you want to use - A vibrant campus...

  • Crescent Heights
    Crescent Heights
    240 Branchview Drive Northeast, Concord, NC 28025
    (16)
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    Crescent Heights provides a fulfilling, independent lifestyle in a welcoming environment. You'll be delighted with the rich history of downtown Concord, a charming little area just to the northeast of Charlotte. With mild winters and warm summers, you'll be free to enjoy all the sites and...

  • Brookdale Chandler Place
    Brookdale Chandler Place
    745 Dilworth Lane, Rock Hill, SC 29732
    (16)
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    Brookdale Chandler Place is a senior living community located in Rock Hill, South Carolina. As the region's premiere independent living community, we offer high-quality services and carefree living on a resort-like campus. Conveniently located near the area's finest shopping and dining, our...

  • Brookdale Churchill
    Brookdale Churchill
    140 Carriage Club Drive, Mooresville, NC 28117
    (22)
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    Brookdale Churchill is a senior living community offering independent living, assisted living and memory care services in Mooresville, North Carolina. Our ten-acre campus is just a few minutes north of Charlotte and near the interstate for easy access to dining, shopping and medical services. Known...

  • Oak Park Retirement
    Oak Park Retirement
    548 White Oaks Drive, Salisbury, NC 28147
    (13)
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    We believe that Oak Park Retirement 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 Oak Park Retirement, our management teams live on-site, and are...

  • Pinecrest
    Pinecrest
    915 29th Avenue, Hickory, NC 28601
    (8)
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    Pinecrest provides a fulfilling, independent lifestyle in a welcoming environment. You'll be instantly charmed by our peaceful, rural setting that's just a short drive from Charlotte, Asheville, Blowing Rock and Boone. Residents enjoy the convenience of being close to all the entertainment, dining...

  • Pacifica Senior Living Skylyn
    Pacifica Senior Living Skylyn
    1705 Skylyn Drive, Spartanburg, SC 29307
    (30)
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    Pacifica Skylyn is a luxurious senior living community located in a peaceful residential area of Spartanburg, South Carolina. Our community is ideally located on the east side of the city near the fine shopping, dining and medical facilities. Spartanburg is a charming city with a lively performing...

  • Heritage Woods
    Heritage Woods
    3812 Forrestgate Dr, Winston-Salem, NC 27103
    (12)
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    Heritage Woods is a full service rental retirement community in Winston Salem, North Carolina offering monthly rentals for Independent and Assisted Living. Beautifully landscaped on six acres, the community is private and yet accessible to area Hospitals, Hanes Mall, physicians' offices and historic...

  • Creekside Terrace
    Creekside Terrace
    3895 Old Vineyard Road, Winston-Salem, NC 27104
    (16)
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    Creekside Terrace provides a fulfilling, independent lifestyle in a welcoming environment. Located near Winston-Salem, you'll love the elegant grace of our facility and all that the community has to offer. We're conveniently close to shopping, world-class medical facilities, vineyards, golfing and...

  • Rose Glen Village
    Rose Glen Village
    407 W Main Str, Wilkesboro, NC 28697
    (2)
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    At Rose Glen Village, we emulate the Meridian Senior Living mission: 'We enrich the lives of our residents, families and employees through extraordinary experiences... because everyone deserves a great life!' We are located in beautiful Wilkesboro, NC in a desirable location. We take care of the...

  • Arbor Ridge at Stanleyville
    Arbor Ridge at Stanleyville
    350 Arbor View Lane, Winston-Salem, NC 27105
    (7)
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    Arbor Ridge at Stanleyville, in North Winston-Salem, NC, is the newest option in retirement living — offering an independent lifestyle with the in-house personal home care assistance you or your loved one may need to maintain that independence! Located on 12 beautiful acres, our community is...

  • Forsyth Court
    Forsyth Court
    2945 Reynolda Road, Winston-Salem, NC 27106
    (20)
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    Welcome to Forsyth Court, an independent senior living community with compassionate staff and friendly neighbors. Boasting amenities and services, it's easy to picture what your life will be like here with us. As a resident, you'll enjoy a spacious studio, one-, or two-bedroom apartment suite...

  • Chatham Woods Senior
    Chatham Woods Senior
    230 Hawthorne Road, Elkin, NC 28621
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    Located just 20 miles from the Blue Ridge Parkway, Chatham Woods Senior Apartments is a charming example of Elkin's history. Enjoy living in this tranquil park like setting, conveniently located within walking distance to area restaurants and shopping centers. Catering to Senior Citizens ages 55 and...

  • Elkin Assisted Living
    Elkin Assisted Living
    500 Johnson Ridge Road, Elkin, NC 28621
    (2)
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    Victorian Senior Care provides services for senior adults at Elkin Assisted Living located at 500 Johnson Ridge Road in Elkin. Elkin Assisted Living offers quality assisted living in attractive surroundings close to home. Our assisted living care provides services to fit the lifestyles of seniors...

  • Parkwood Place
    Parkwood Place
    601 Johnson Ridge Rd, Elkin, NC 28621
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    Nestled in the North Carolina foothills lies Parkwood Place, an Independent Living Community that encourages its residents to live retirement on their terms. Parkwood Place is located in a lovely wooded space in the town of Elkin. Our grounds are perfectly manicured, and residents have access to...

  • Arbor Ridge at Kernersville
    Arbor Ridge at Kernersville
    1237 Masten Dr, Kernersville, NC 27284
    (8)
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    All the independence you desire, and all the on-site assisted services you need or one day might need. Private studio, 1-bedroom, and 2-bedroom apartments in a beautiful modern setting. Our on-site home care agency provides peace of mind that we can accommodate your changing needs as you age in...

  • The Stratford
    The Stratford
    1573 Skeet Club Road, High Point, NC 27265
    (12)
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    The Stratford provides a fulfilling, independent lifestyle in a welcoming environment. Situated in a quiet, residential community on beautiful landscaped grounds in North High Point, you'll love coming home to The Stratford. We're close to exciting shops, top-rated healthcare, golfing and a...

  • LaurelHurst & LaurelWoods
    LaurelHurst & LaurelWoods
    1064 West Mills St., Columbus, NC 28722
    (7)
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    Experience lodge-like living while soaking up gorgeous views of the Blue Ridge Mountains at LaurelHurst. From thoughtfully designed one- and two-bedroom floor plans to the world-class services and myriad recreational and social opportunities, residents may just find that we have thought of...

  • The Waterford at Columbia
    The Waterford at Columbia
    9370 Windsor Lake Blvd, Columbia, SC 29223
    (14)
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    Experience the utmost in Southern hospitality at The Waterford at Columbia. Our desired amenities and convenient services welcome residents to live a vibrant lifestyle that encourages independence with innovative recreational, educational, health and wellness programs. Our Independent Living...

  • Forest Pines
    Forest Pines
    1720 Devonshire Drive, Columbia, SC 29204
    (9)
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    Forest Pines provides a fulfilling, independent lifestyle in a welcoming environment. Situated just outside of Columbia's downtown, you'll enjoy our beautiful grounds and facilities while enjoying all of the convenience and culture of the state's capitol. We're just minutes away from shopping,...

  • The Carillon
    The Carillon
    4512 Lawndale Dr, Greensboro, NC 27455
    (1)
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    The Carillon is not just a senior apartment building; it is a community of friends and neighbors who come together to celebrate their life accomplishments and make the most of their senior years through a fun and active lifestyle of freedom and independence. Whether relaxing in their spacious...

  • Village Lake Inn
    Village Lake Inn
    219 Village Lake Road, Siler City, NC 27344
    (5)
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    Beautiful new Village Lake Inn is located in pastoral Siler City, close to Chapel Hill, Pittsboro, Asheboro, and Sanford. We offer affordable independent senior living, all for one low monthly rate. Our building is brand new, built in 2011, and our current staff has over 30 years combined experience...

  • Carolina Gardens at West Columbia
    Carolina Gardens at West Columbia
    2705 Leaphart Road, West Columbia, SC 29169
    (20)
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    Carolina Gardens at West Columbia is an assisted living and memory care community in Columbia, South Carolina. Columbia is the capital city of South Carolina and offers world class shopping, dining and medical facilities. Our vibrant and thriving city allows residents to make the most of their...

  • Avalon Place
    Avalon Place
    1030 Atlas Rd, Columbia, SC 29209
    (4)
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    Our 1 and 2 bedroom apartment homes are filled with energy efficient appliances, such as, stove, refrigerator w/ ice maker, dishwasher, garbage disposal and microwaves! Each apartment also has their own washer/dryer connections. The homes are a spacious 700-900 sq.ft. that is beautifully designed to...

  • Bethea Retirement Community
    Bethea Retirement Community
    157 Home Ave, Darlington, SC 29532
    (2)
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    Thanks to a thoughtful bequest by Dr. and Mrs. Percy Bethea and the support of South Carolina Baptists, Bethea Baptist Retirement Community opened its doors in 1960. Since then, our philosophy has remained much the same; to provide a secure, dignified environment for older persons who share the same...

  • Haywood Estates
    Haywood Estates
    1180 Haywood Road, Greenville, SC 29615
    (11)
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    Haywood Estates provides a fulfilling, independent lifestyle in a welcoming environment. Built upon the picturesque, rural landscape of the Blue Ridge foothills, you'll enjoy strolling along our paths and appreciate the scenic views that await you at every vista. Residents also love the...

  • Deepwood Estates
    Deepwood Estates
    203 Old Chapin Road, Lexington, SC 29072
    (25)
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    Deepwood Estates provides a fulfilling, independent lifestyle in a welcoming environment. Just minutes from the scenic shores of Lake Murray, you'll fall in love with our comfortable facilities, beautiful grounds and stunning views. Residents appreciate the convenience of being so close to the...

  • The Village at Southlake
    The Village at Southlake
    123 Gibson Road, Lexington, SC 29072
    (14)
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    The Village at Southlake is a senior community located in Lexington, South Carolina, in Lexington County, which offers superlative independent living. From the second you first enter the community you'll know there is something special about The Village at Southlake, from the care free atmosphere to...

  • Brookdale Hendersonville East
    Brookdale Hendersonville East
    2601 Chimney Rock Rd, Hendersonville, NC 28792
    (29)
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    Brookdale Hendersonville East is an independent senior community in Hendersonville, North Carolina. As one of the premiere senior communities in the region, our community is set on beautifully manicured grounds near major interstates, which offers convenient access to local shopping, dining, Pardee...

  • Westminster
    Westminster
    11 East Augusta Place, Greenville, SC 29605
    (18)
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    Westminster provides a fulfilling, independent lifestyle in a welcoming environment. Nestled within the Appalachian foothills in the peaceful town of Greenville, you'll love our community's friendly, small-town feel and big-city conveniences. We're just minutes from great restaurants, shopping and...

  • Dogwood Retirement
    Dogwood Retirement
    602 Brookside Camp Rd, Hendersonville, NC 28792
    (4)
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    Dogwood Retirement is an affordable independent living community located in Hendersonville, NC. We provide three meals a day, housekeeping and laundry service. Come by and see us and find out how your retirement can be affordable and comfortable.

  • Pacifica Senior Living Heritage Hills
    Pacifica Senior Living Heritage Hills
    3200 Heritage Circle, Hendersonville, NC 28791
    (38)
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    Brookdale Hendersonville North is a senior living community offering independent living services in Hendersonville, North Carolina. We are highly regarded as one of the premiere senior communities in the region and offer seniors an active and vibrant retirement in a home-like setting. Our intimate...

  • The Carolinian
    The Carolinian
    718 S. Dargan St, Florence, SC 29506
    (8)
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    The Carolinian offers both Independent Retirement Living and Assisted Living . We have spacious studio, one bedroom and two bedroom apartments with full kitchens that make life simple and worry free. You can truly enjoy your retirement years among friends relaxing, reading, traveling or exercising...

  • Bayberry Retirement Inn
    Bayberry Retirement Inn
    2002 Woodland Ave, Sanford, NC 27330
    (3)
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    Bayberry Retirement Inn offers a cozy homelike atmosphere. From the moment you enter Bayberry you feel the welcome warmth of home. Friendly and caring staff members, who know your name and needs, are available to assist you 24/7/365. At Bayberry we keep it simple. One low monthly rate includes ALL...

  • Cedar Ridge
    Cedar Ridge
    2680 South Mebane Road, Burlington, NC 27215
    (11)
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    Cedar Ridge provides a fulfilling, independent lifestyle in a welcoming environment. Situated in a quiet, beautiful wooded area in the outskirts of Burlington, you'll love the elegant grace of our facilities and the convenience of being close to all life's necessities. We're just minutes from...

  • Home Place of Burlington
    Home Place of Burlington
    118 Alamance Road, Burlington, NC 27215
    (1)
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    Homeplace of Burlington is centrally located between Raleigh and Winston-Salem in Burlington, North Carolina. Our community is two miles north of I-85/40 close to downtown, shopping and 3.5 miles from Alamance Regional Medical Center. Upon entering our community our comfortable interior, friendly...

  • Twin Rivers Senior Independent Living
    Twin Rivers Senior Independent Living
    25 Rectory Street, Pittsboro, NC 27312
    (4)
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    Twin Rivers is a warm and inviting, affordable living option for Independent Seniors who seek the convenience of service enhanced housing. We are located in historic, Pittsboro, NC. This is just 15 minutes from Apex and about 30 minutes from Raleigh, Durham and Chapel Hill. Our one bedroom...

Who Needs Independent Living

Many seniors in choose an independent retirement community in Charlotte due to the simple convenience it provides. The city has pleasant, warm weather, year round, which makes it easier for seniors to enjoy outdoor activities. Furthermore, individual independent communities provide a wide range of amenities that generally reduce stress and improve health and well being of seniors. By choosing the Charlotte community that best fits your needs, you will have the security and support you need to maintain an active lifestyle.

What to Expect

Most independent living communities in Charlotte offer the following types of amenities.

  • Delicious customized meal plans
  • Transportation services or assistance
  • Pet friendly housing
  • Genial neighbors
  • Regularly scheduled social activities
  • In-home care when needed
  • Senior friendly exercise programs and equipment

In Charlotte independent living communities are also referred to as retirement communities. Call us to help you find the community that meets all your needs.

Activities for Seniors in Charlotte

Charlotte is a serene location filled with a plethora of senior friendly activities and attractions. Here are some things you may enjoy.

Aquariums and Zoos – The interactive Sea Life Charlotte-Concorde is ideal for people of all ages who are interested in meeting fish life. And if you want to see birds and mammals, Charlotte is just about an hour drive away from the Riverbanks Zoo and Gardens.

Carolina Renaissance Festival – In the cool October and November months, you can watch knights joust, enjoy a humorous skit, and eat traditional food at the Carolina Renaissance Festival. It is a wonderful way to spend weekends with friends and family.

Performing Arts – Every type of performing art you can imagine is available in Charlotte. Charlotte Shakespeare will quench your thirst for the Bard, while the Charlotte Symphony Orchestra is the ideal place to listen to classical music. From opera to dance to children's performances, Charlotte is wonderful if you enjoy fine live performance arts.

NASCAR – Charlotte is one of the best places to live if you enjoy automobile racing. It is home to two different Sprint Cup races and the annual NASCAR All-Star Race. You can also enjoy the history of racing at the NASCAR Hall of Fame.

Finding Independent Living in Charlotte

Everyone wants to live a different lifestyle. Whether you want to be more active and independent, enjoy a more sedate lifestyle, or just want to ensure that you and your spouse are as healthy and secure as possible, an independent living community in Charlotte can provide exactly what you want. Contact one of our Senior Living Advisors today for a free consultation to help you choose the community that is the perfect fit for your needs.