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  • Mountainbrook Assisted Living LLC

    Mountainbrook Assisted Living LLC

    700 Markhill Dr, Sevierville, TN 37862
    (11)
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    MountainBrook Village is a retirement community nestled in the foothills of the Smoky Mountains. Featuring all ground level apartments, we are located on 14 acres along the west prong of the Little Pigeon River. We have an active community of independent residents with a full activity calendar that...

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  • Harmony at Reynolds Mountain

    Harmony at Reynolds Mountain

    41 Cobblers Way, Asheville, NC 28804
    (12)
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    Nestled in the mountains of Asheville, North Carolina, The Crossings at Reynolds Mountain has 172 units, with 90 Independent Living apartments, 58 Assisted Living apartments and 24 Secured Assisted apartments. The community provides warm, attractive apartments on a conveniently located, well...

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  • Pacifica Senior Living Heritage Hills

    Pacifica Senior Living Heritage Hills

    3200 Heritage Circle, Hendersonville, NC 28791
    (70)
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    Welcome to Pacifica Senior Living Heritage Hills. Welcome to Pacifica Senior Living Heritage Hills, the #1 retirement living community in Hendersonville. Our senior living community offers a full spectrum of independent living and memory care services administered by a specifically trained, caring...

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  • Bella Vista

    Bella Vista

    55 Piney Mountain Drive, Asheville, NC 28805
    (29)
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    We believe that Bella Vista Independent Living 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 Bella Vista Independent Living, our management teams...

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  • Dogwood Retirement

    602 Brookside Camp Rd, Hendersonville, NC 28792
    (6)
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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.

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  • Blue Ridge Mountain Retreat Company

    Blue Ridge Mountain Retreat Company

    1566 Old Mill Rd, Hendersonville, NC 28792
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    UNDER CONSTRUCTION, AVAILABLE 5/1/2020. These are 12+ month leases, and age restricted at 55 years of age or greater. If you're a very active senior who is... * Just looking for a place for a year, while you explore Western North Carolina while you shop for a house? * Seeking to downsize, simplify...

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  • Brookdale Hendersonville East

    Brookdale Hendersonville East

    2601 Chimney Rock Rd, Hendersonville, NC 28792
    (36)
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    Freedom to Live Your Life Nestled 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...

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  • Belvedere Commons of Seneca

    Belvedere Commons of Seneca

    515 Benton Street, Seneca, SC 29672
    (12)
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    At Belvedere Commons of Seneca, you can live the life you want to. Enjoy the convenience of restaurant-style dining, a wealth of life enrichment activities and the freedom to explore your interests. Beautiful Lake Keowee, the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains, beaches and great weather set the...

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  • The Willows of Easley

    The Willows of Easley

    105 Willow Place, Easley, SC 29640
    (15)
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    The Willows of Easley is more than a place to call home—it's a way of life. Find fulfillment and enjoyment in a vibrant, welcoming community with exceptional care and support. Enjoy a book in the lounge, relax on the patio or visit local attractions. Everything you need is right here. If you’re...

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  • Darby House

    Darby House

    249 E Broadway Blvd, Jefferson City, TN 37760
    (5)
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    Darby House is located in Jefferson City, Tennessee - a lovely community centered around the scenic campus of Carson-Newman College. Situated near the center of town with its shopping malls, supermarkets, churches and its access to Carson-Newman Campus; Darby House is especially convenient for those...

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  • Knoxville High Independent Living

    Knoxville High Independent Living

    101 East Fifth Avenue, Knoxville, TN 37917
    (6)
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    AN HISTORIC RETIREMENT DESTINATION IN THE HEART OF DOWNTOWN KNOXVILLE DOWNTOWN LIVING Enjoy Downtown Living in the heart of Knoxville's Historic Old City. Here is where your neighbors become your friends and your lifestyle is centered around freedom, fun and convenience. PEACE OF MIND At Knoxville...

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  • LaurelHurst & LaurelWoods

    LaurelHurst & LaurelWoods

    1064 West Mills St., Columbus, NC 28722
    (8)
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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...

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  • Echo Ridge

    Echo Ridge

    8458 Gleason Drive, Knoxville, TN 37919
    (39)
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    Echo Ridge provides a fulfilling, independent lifestyle in a welcoming environment. Nestled in the scenic beauty of Knoxville's countryside, Echo Ridge offers quality, beauty and convenience in the heart of it all. We're very close to two major shopping destinations dining and first-class...

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  • Westminster

    Westminster

    11 East Augusta Place, Greenville, SC 29605
    (25)
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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...

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  • Sherrill Hills Retirement Resort

    Sherrill Hills Retirement Resort

    271 Moss Grove Blvd., Knoxville, TN 37922
    (7)
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    Sherrill Hills Retirement Resort is Knoxville's Premier independent living community. Sherrill Hills Retirement Resort comprises 128 apartments for adults 55 and over — including studio apartments, one,  two, and three bedroom suites and a variety of floor plans. Sherrill Hills...

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  • Haywood Estates

    Haywood Estates

    1180 Haywood Road, Greenville, SC 29615
    (53)
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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...

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  • Cascades Verdae

    Cascades Verdae

    10 Fountainview Terrace, Greenville, SC 29607
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    Cascades Verdae is a luxury continuing care retirement community in Greenville, South Carolina. Located on 40 acres and just minutes from downtown Greenville, our private gated community offers a lifestyle that is second to none. Members enjoy beautiful accommodations, industry-leading Care Services...

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  • The Legacy of Anderson Senior Living Community

    The Legacy of Anderson Senior Living Community

    3501 North Highway 81, Anderson, SC 29621
    (11)
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    Come visit the 'best kept secret' in retirement living in the greater Greenville area. Affordable retirement living with all the trimmings...you'll find it at The Legacy. Everything about The Legacy is designed to make you feel right at home...the gracious common areas, the friendly service, the...

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  • River Oaks Place - Lenoir City

    River Oaks Place - Lenoir City

    100 Fifth Avenue, Lenoir City, TN 37771
    (18)
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    River Oaks Place is an assisted living facility in Lenoir City, Tennessee. Located above the 'old' portion of Lenori City the facility enjoys gorgeous views of the nature and wildlife around it-in particular the Tellico Lake and Smoky Mountains. River Oaks Place offers a fantastic location for the...

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  • Summit Place

    Summit Place

    107 Perpetual Square Drive, Anderson, SC 29621
    (20)
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    Live the good life at Summit Place, where desired amenities and world-class services excite our residents and provide a rewarding, enriching lifestyle. Our caring and professional staff provides a helping hand for residents who may appreciate assistance with activities of daily living. You can be...

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  • Brookdale Anderson

    Brookdale Anderson

    311 Simpson Road, Anderson, SC 29621
    (24)
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    Brookdale Anderson is a luxurious senior living community offering a wide range of senior services in Anderson, South Carolina. Our campus sits on 12 acres in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains, offering residents a peaceful and tranquil retirement experience. Just minutes from major...

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  • Harmony at Five Forks

    Harmony at Five Forks

    345 Five Forks Rd, Simpsonville, SC 29681
    (6)
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    Situated in Simpsonville, South Carolina, Harmony at Five Forks has 176 units, with 100 Independent Living apartments, 48 Assisted Living apartments and 28 Memory Care apartments. The community provides warm, attractive apartments on a conveniently located, well landscaped campus. The community is...

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  • Commonwealth Senior Living at Oak Ridge

    Commonwealth Senior Living at Oak Ridge

    360 Laboratory Rd, Oak Ridge, TN 37830
    (14)
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    At Commonwealth Senior Living at Oak Ridge, “We Listen, We Love, We Care, We Serve.” These are the words that drive us. It’s a promise that we make to our residents and their families each and every day— a promise to deliver high-quality services, enhance a vibrant lifestyle and foster the...

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  • Meadow View Senior Living Community

    Meadow View Senior Living Community

    111 Acuff Lane, Clinton, TN 37716
    (3)
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    Home away from home...that's what residents will find at Meadow View Senior Living Community. In the heart of beautiful East Tennessee, our facility will provide a first class worry-free lifestyle for our residents, along with a caring, supportive staff. Residents will be free to choose to...

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  • Quillen Manor Assisted Living and Villas

    Quillen Manor Assisted Living and Villas

    709 Quillen Ave, Fountain Inn, SC 29644
    (9)
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    Located in Fountain Inn, Greenville County, South Carolina, Quillen Manor is an assisted living community for seniors that also provides memory care for residents with memory loss, dementia, and Alzheimer's disease. The community is nestled in a quiet, rural area, surrounded by trees that help...

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  • Patriot Hills Assisted Living Facility

    Patriot Hills Assisted Living Facility

    209 Gum Hollow Rd, Oak Ridge, TN 37830
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      Enjoy activities in our lovely sun room M-F, leaving the weekend open for family and friend visits and on-site church services on Sunday. Themed activities done occasionally on Saturday so family and friends can participate. Home cooked meals prepared by those who enjoy cooking. Help yourself to...

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  • Gardens of Gainesville

    Gardens of Gainesville

    3315 Thompson Bridge Rd, Gainesville, GA 30506
    (28)
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    The Gardens of Gainesville is situated at the base of the North Georgia Mountains on the outskirts of downtown Gainesville and a short distance from Lake Lanier. Offering Independent Senior Living (with services available), Assisted Living and Memory Care, The Gardens of Gainesville offers true...

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  • Pacifica Senior Living Skylyn

    Pacifica Senior Living Skylyn

    1705 Skylyn Drive, Spartanburg, SC 29307
    (85)
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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. We...

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  • Smoky Springs

    940 South Enota Drive, Gainesville, GA 30501
    (69)
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    Smoky Springs provides a fulfilling, independent lifestyle in a welcoming environment. Nestled near the Northeast Georgia Mountains and overlooking Lake Lanier, Smoky Springs is the home you've been looking for. Residents love the peace and quiet of a country home with big city conveniences just...

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  • Summit Hills

    Summit Hills

    100 Summit Hills Dr, Spartanburg, SC 29307
    (12)
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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 Services,...

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  • Jackson Oaks Senior Living

    Jackson Oaks Senior Living

    50 Sumner Way, Jefferson, GA 30549
    (27)
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    Located in historic Jefferson, Georgia, and situated on 5 acres overlooking an 8-acre lake, Bentley Assisted Living at Northminster offers a friendly and homey environment. Designed to promote socializing, Bentley Assisted Living at Northminster provides a great room with a cozy fireplace and four...

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  • Arbor Terrace Hamilton Mill

    Arbor Terrace Hamilton Mill

    3581 Braselton Highway, Dacula, GA 30019
    (12)
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    Arbor Terrace Hamilton Mill provides the highest quality of geriatric care and assisted living in the Dacula, Georgia area, including innovative memory care designed specifically for those affected by Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias. Every resident receives unique and personalized care and...

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  • Towne Club Windermere

    Towne Club Windermere

    3950 Towne Club Windermere, Cumming, GA 30041
    (19)
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    Towne Club Windermere is a resort style retirement community offering Independent Living, Assisted Living, and Memory Care. Our mission is to create the opportunity for engaged and liberating senior living in a resort-style residential community for active older adults who wish to continue to a...

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  • The Courtyard at Deer Ridge

    The Courtyard at Deer Ridge

    195 Deer Ridge Dr, Dayton, TN 37321
    (8)
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    Enter the Courtyard at Deer Ridge where it is our mission to enhance the quality of life for senior adults. A family owned and operated establishment, it is our goal to provide a comfortable, beautiful and secure atmosphere with caring, personalized assistance. Situated on the 25 private acres of...

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  • Hiawassee Park

    1600 Highway 76 E, Hiawassee, GA 30546
    (1)
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    The Baptist senior housing of Hiawassee Park is located in the blossoming little town of Hiawassee, the county seat of Town County, Georgia. This beautiful development is situated amongst the majestic Georgia mountains. If you are looking for a luxury retreat with strong traditional values and...

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  • Burton Plaza Apartments

    122 Burton Rd, Rogersville, TN 37857
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    Burton Plaza Apartments, in Rogersville, Hawkins County, Tennessee, is a beautiful two story community for seniors (specifically, disabled or residents 62 years or older). It is seated in an historic area of Tennessee, so is perfect for the avid history buff. Burton Plaza, in Hopkins County, is...

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  • Henderson Care Center

    125 Henderson Circle, Forest City, NC 28043
    (5)
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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 for...

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  • Maple Oak Apartments

    818 Oak Street, Kingsport, TN 37660
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    The Maple Oak Apartments is a senior housing community located in the center of Kingsport, Tennessee in Sullivan, Hawkins and Washington counties. Sports fans enjoy the close proximity to Hunter Wright Stadium. Enjoy a bright spring or summer day watching the Kingsport Mets play. The beautifully...

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  • North Cleveland Towers

    1200 Magnolia Avenue NE, Cleveland, TN 37311
    (2)
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    Secure independence and relaxation for your relative in beautiful North Cleveland Towers when you need a superior senior housing in Bradley County of Cleveland, Tennessee. Picturesquely located between the ridges and rolling hills of Tennessee, on a clear morning you may be able to catch a glimpse...

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  • Clinton Presbyterian Community

    801 Musgrove Street, Clinton, SC 29325
    (2)
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    Clinton Presbyterian Community is an assisted living community located in Clinton, SC. Clinton, which is located in Laurens County, is a small town with park-like grounds and mature trees, and home to about 8,500 people. Clinton has a few local shops and stores where residents can enjoy going to run...

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  • Arbor Terrace Hamilton Mill Independent Living

    3577 Braselton Highway, Dacula, GA 30019
    (2)
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    Arbor Terrace Hamilton Mill will provide the highest quality of independent living in the Dacula, Georgia area. Every resident will receive unique and personalized care and attention tailored to where they are and what they need most. At Arbor Terrace Hamilton Mill, both residents and their families...

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  • Overture Greenville

    52 Market Point Dr, Greenville, SC 29607
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  • Everlan of Johnson City (NOW OPEN)

    Everlan of Johnson City (NOW OPEN)

    2623 Peoples St, Johnson City, TN 37604
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  • The Phoenix at Braselton (Opening Summer 2020)

    The Phoenix at Braselton (Opening Summer 2020)

    1949 Friendship Road, Braselton, GA 30548
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  • Ardenwoods

    2400 Appalachian Blvd, Arden, NC 28704
    (3)
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  • Shannondale of Knoxville

    801 Vanosdale Rd, Knoxville, TN 37909
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  • Ashton Senior Living

    1012 Enota Ave NE, Gainesville, GA 30501
    (8)
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  • Highland Manor

    198 North Corners Parkway, Cumming, GA 30040
    (1)
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Sylva, North Carolina

Independent Living

An Independent Living Community permits residents the choice to live active lives while assuring their fundamental needs have been fulfilled. Basic chores such as meal planning and housekeeping are handled by staff and a calendar of recreational and social activities is maintained, allowing residents an opportunity to use their time as they see fit, free from daily obligations. Along with their daily needs being met, residents can enjoy an opportunity to live among peers, in a community with others of similar ages and interests. Residents' quarters consist of a private living space 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 differ between communities, many residences allow pets as well. If residents decide they would like to employ the services of independent medical professionals, they always have the option. There are an assortment of expenditures and advantages to keep in mind when choosing an independent living community. It is important to determine if these services are covered in the service plan: wellness program, cable TV, utilities, Waiting list deposit, laundry, internet access, meals, and transportation. The conveniences that pertain to independent living include fitness center & swimming pool, laundry service, golf course, concierge services, transportation, security guards, beauty salon & barber shop, and restaurant-style dining hall.

Demographics and Values

In Sylva, 5.4% of the population are veterans of the United States military. Sylva has a population density of 324 people per square mile. The total population of Sylva consists of 2,678 people. In Sylva, 11.7% do not have health insurance, 10.3% are widowed, 15.9% live in poverty, and 67.8% participate in the labor force. In terms of education, 28.6% have a college degree, 11.5% have a graduate degree, and 24.2% have a high-school diploma. Out of the total city population, 45.7% are male and 54.3% are female. The median age of Sylva is 35 years old. Racially, the population of Sylva is 4.0% Native American, 76.8% white, 5.9% black, 9.5% mixed race, 0.0% other or not specified, 3.8% Asian, 5.2% Hispanic, and 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian.

Cost of Living

The neighborhood in which a care facility is located could have a large influence on the price of care. The overall cost of living is a big influence in choosing which destination is the best fit for you or your loved one. Sylva has a median home value of about $135,183 and the median cost of rent is $456 per month per month. The rent burden for Sylva is around 10.4% of the average monthly income.

State Information

An overview of North Carolina

In total, North Carolina has 123 general hospitals and 236 health centers that provide care for 10,497,679 citizens. Memorial Mission Hospital And Asheville Surgery Ce, Atrium Health Kings Mountain, and The Moses H Cone Memorial Hospital are among the top three highest ranked hospitals in the state. 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. Residents of North Carolina enjoy its natural beauty which ranks 36th in the United States. The quality of life enjoyed by the average North Carolina citizen is ranked 18th nation-wide. Additionally, North Carolina is ranked 30th by healthcare standards.

Social demographics of the state

In the most recent presidential election, 50% of North Carolina residents voted Republican and 46% voted Democrat. The state has a median age of 39 and 29% of its population being over the age of 55. In terms of diversity, North Carolina ranks 20th in the nation. 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.

State-wide weather information

On average, the humidity rating for North Carolina is around 71%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 77% in the month of August. 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. On average, North Carolina has an air quality index rating of around 36.0 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of April with a rating of 45.3 AQI. During the summer, the average temperature in North Carolina is around 76°F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 92°F during the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 53°F during the month of June. During the winter, the average temperature in North Carolina drops to around 41°F. The average high winter temperature is around 62°F in the month of December. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around 19°F in the month of January. 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 dragon's mouth orchid, redbud, yellow poplar, and bitternut hickory. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the amberjack, the red wolf, the gray bats, or the gray and red foxes. The state animal of North Carolina is the the squirrel.