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Independent Living near Forest City, North Carolina

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Henderson Care Center

125 Henderson Circle, Forest City, NC 28043

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Henderson Care Center is an assisted living community located in the quaint little town of Forest City, NC. We like to consider our community to be a bit different from others because we have a full schedule of activities that keep residents vibrant and healthy. Forest City is the ideal location...

Brookdale Forest City

493 Piney Ridge Road, Forest City, NC 28043

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Quality Care You Can Count OnYou deserve quality care you can count on, but you shouldn’t have to sacrifice your freedom to have it. Here at our beautiful assisted living and memory care community, you can enjoy custom care plans, a fun-filled community calendar and a warm and welcoming...

Elmcroft of Shelby

1550 Charles Rd, Shelby, NC 28152

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EXTRA PRECAUTIONS FOR ADDED REASSURANCEWhile the COVID-19 vaccine has been proven safe and effective, we continue to ask residents and associates to follow basic wellness precautions including proper mask wearing in shared spaces. Learn more about how we’re working hard to return things to normal...

Brookdale Shelby

1425 East Marion Street, Shelby, NC 28150

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Quality Care You Can Count OnIf you’re ready to move into an exceptionally warm and welcoming assisted living community in Shelby, North Carolina where you can enjoy spacious and comfortable accommodations, wonderful company and personalized care plans that provide you with quality care you can...

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The Retreat at Gaffney

101 Park Ct, Gaffney, SC 29341

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Wesley Court

916 Wesley Court, Boiling Springs, SC 29316

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Wesley Court is a beautiful assisted living community that is available to seniors in Boiling Springs, SC. This assisted living community aims to please all its residents and to offer them a great place to live. The city of Boiling Springs is a great place for family to visit, as everyone will...

LaurelHurst and LaurelWoods

1064 West Mills St., Columbus, NC 28722

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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...

Summit Hills

100 Summit Hills Dr, Spartanburg, SC 29307

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Summit Hills is a luxury continuing care retirement community in Spartanburg, South Carolina. Located on 50 acres and just minutes from downtown Spartanburg, our private gated community offers a lifestyle that is second to none. Members enjoy beautiful accommodations, industry-leading Care...

Woodbridge Spartanburg

2902 E Main St, Spartanburg, SC 29307

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Eden Terrace of Spartanburg

2780 E Main St, Spartanburg, SC 29307

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Eden Terrace of Spartanburg provides the highest quality of geriatric care and assisted living in the Spartanburg, South Carolina area, including innovative memory care designed specifically for those affected by Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias. Every resident receives unique and...

TerraBella Spartanburg

104 Dillon Dr, Spartanburg, SC 29307

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Live in the hub of local activity while enjoying the intimacy of TerraBella Spartanburg. Our Assisted Living and Memory Care community in Spartanburg, SC, offers personalized services and thoughtful amenities that generate excitement and pride among residents and their guests. The caring and...

Pacifica Senior Living Skylyn

1705 Skylyn Drive, Spartanburg, SC 29307

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Welcome to Pacifica Senior Living Skylyn, an award-winning full-service luxury senior apartment community located in beautiful Spartanburg, SC. Our senior apartments and well-landscaped neighborhood offer luxurious care, peace of mind, and maximum comfort tailored to the needs of each resident....

Miller Place

140 Cox St, Spartanburg, SC 29306

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Ashlan Village

415 Brenda Way, Lyman, SC 29365

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Ashlan Village is a continuing care community, where your choices matter. Through community services and programs, Ashlan Village provides for the social, spiritual, nutritional, residential, wellness and health care needs of older people at reasonable cost. We have a variety of spacious floor...

Burke Long Term Care

125 Camellia Garden Street, Morganton, NC 28655

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Burke Long Term Care is an assisted living community located on 40 beautiful acres close to downtown Morganton, North Carolina. We are always available to help our residents since we have staff that is awake and ready to help 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. We offer activities to help our...

Elmcroft of Hendersonville NC

3851 Howard Gap Rd., Hendersonville, NC 28792

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EXTRA PRECAUTIONS FOR ADDED REASSURANCEWhile the COVID-19 vaccine has been proven safe and effective, we continue to ask residents and associates to follow basic wellness precautions including proper mask wearing in shared spaces. Learn more about how we’re working hard to return things to normal...

Brookdale Hendersonville East

2601 Chimney Rock Rd, Hendersonville, NC 28792

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Freedom to Live Your LifeNestled in the culturally-rich city of Asheville, North Carolina, there is a beautiful independent living community just waiting to welcome you home. You can trade in the burdens of things like cooking, cleaning and laundry for a retirement rich in deep friendships and...

Manning Place

10 Companion Court, Greer, SC 29651

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At Manning Place, our senior living community, you'll find a smaller, homelike community and a compassionate, caring staff. We develop individual care plans to meet the needs of each resident, and a full-time registered nurse is available 24 hours a day to provide clinical oversight and...

Dogwood Retirement

602 Brookside Camp Rd, Hendersonville, NC 28792

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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.

The Phoenix at Greer

715 S Buncombe Rd, Greer, SC 29650

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At The Retreat at Greer, we offer a variety of community features. Residents can enjoy regular off-site adventures and excursions. Our property is conveniently located near accessible public transportation. We offer free wi-fi and high speed internet. Free resident parking and guest parking...

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Forest City, North Carolina


Independent Living

For those who would wish to live primarily without personal care assistance but wish for the convenience of having daily tasks and responsibilities handled by professionalls, an Independent Living Community might be the perfect choice. Frequent needs such as meal planning and housekeeping are accounted for, which provides residents more free time to live their lives as they desire. 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. Within the individual units, residents have access to a private living space and a full kitchen, and can even live with a companion if they choose. While policies differ between communities, a number of residences allow cats and dogs as well. If residents decide they would like to enlist the services of independent medical providers, they may always do so. There are a number of expenditures and benefits to keep in mind while determining an independent living community. It is important to figure out if these services are included in the service plan: transportation, field trips, private phone, utilities, Waiting list deposit, initial assessment fee, internet access, and housekeeping. The benefits and amenities associated with independent living include game/TV room, beauty salon & barber shop, community activities, restaurant-style dining hall, transportation, laundry service, concierge services, and private rental hall.


Cost of Living

The community in which a community is located might have a large influence on the cost of care. Cost of living can be a motivating factor in determining which community is the best fit for your family. The median home value in Forest City is around $91,723 and the median cost for rent is $656 per month a month. The rent burden for Forest City is around 20.6% of the average person’s monthly income.


Demographics and Values

In Forest City, 5.6% of the population are veterans. In terms of education, 32.8% have a high-school diploma, 6.9% have a graduate degree, and 14.6% have a college degree. Out of the total population of Forest City, 12.1% do not have health insurance, 49.5% participate in the labor force, 37.4% live in poverty, and 9.8% consider themselves widows. Forest City has a population density of 324 people per square mile. Based on gender, 55.4% are female and 44.6% are male. The median age of Forest City is 35 years old. Demographically, Forest City is 0.7% mixed race, 28.0% black, 0.1% Native American, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 0.3% Asian, 13.3% Hispanic, 7.7% other or not specified, and 63.2% white.


State Information

An overview of North Carolina

North Carolina is ranked 18th in quality of life and 30th in healthcare. Residents of North Carolina enjoy its natural beauty which ranks 36th in the United States. In terms of resources, North Carolina has a cost of living index of 94.0, a grocery index rating of 96.6, and a housing index rating of 83.1. 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 state of North Carolina has 123 hospitals and 236 health centers, providing care to a population of 10,497,679. The three highest ranked hospitals in North Carolina are Memorial Mission Hospital And Asheville Surgery Ce, Atrium Health Kings Mountain, and The Moses H Cone Memorial Hospital.


Social demographics of the state

Thirty-nine percent of North Carolina residents regularly attend a religious service from one of the state’s 15,737 different congregations. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-<1%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%, with the most common Christian denominations consisting of Evangelical Protestant-35%, Mainline Protestant-19%, and Historically Black Protestant-12%. In North Carolina there are 635 masonic lodges. In the last presidential election 46% of North Carolina residents voted Democrat and 50% voted Republican. In terms of diversity, North Carolina ranks 20th in the nation. The median age in the state is 39, and 29% of the population is over the age of 55.


State-wide weather information

The average humidity across the state is 71%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 77% in the month of August. The average temperature in the winter falls to around 41F. The average high winter temperature is around 62F in the month of December. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around 19F in the month of January. The average temperature in the summer rises to around 76F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 92F during the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 53F during the month of June. The average air quality index rating in North Carolina is 36.0 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of April with a rating of 45.3 AQI. The average monthly precipitation for the state of North Carolina is around 4.20 inches. The most precipitation occurs in July with an average of 9.06 inches of precipitation a month. While residents of North Carolina mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it’s important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in North Carolina can include hurricanes, floods, and and earthquakes (moderate).


Wildlife to be found in North Carolina

The state of North Carolina has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of Atlantic white cedar, yellow trout lily, dragon’s mouth orchid, and sassafras. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the bobcat, the gray bats, the groundhog, or the nine-banded armadillo. The state animal of North Carolina is the the squirrel.

Frequently asked questions about Independent Living facilities in North Carolina

Rolling Green Village, Maple Brook Terrace Retirement Community NOW OPEN and The Blake at Hollingsworth Park are the top rated independent living facilities near Forest City, North Carolina. See full list of communities.

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