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Expert Senior Living Advisors from A Place for Mom can help direct you to Independent Living communities. Together, we will find the perfect fit for your loved one, and we will provide direction and support as needed. We partner with 471 Independent Living communities in Philadelphia and the surrounding area, so there are many options to choose from. A Place for Mom is the largest senior living referral service in North America, and we can help you make a good choice at no cost to you.

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Masonic Village at Burlington

902 Jacksonville Rd, Burlington, NJ 08016

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Ivy Creek Gracious Retirement Living

300 Franklin Dr, Glen Mills, PA 19342

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We believe that Ivy Creek Gracious Retirement 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 Ivy Creek, our management teams live on-site...

The Watermark at Bellingham

1615 East Boot Road, West Chester, PA 19380

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Bellingham is a senior living community offering independent living, personal care and memory care services to seniors We also offer skilled nursing care at Parklane which is located on our campus. Centered around a quaint 18th century farm, Bellingham retirement community offers a variety of...

Echo Lake

900 N Atwater Dr, Malvern, Malvern, PA 19355

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We are locally owned and operated by SageLife. Our founders were pioneers in senior living; they helped define the companies that have defined the industry.Sage’s mission is to create the best home for each member of the SageLife family every day by encouraging, empowering, and celebrating...

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Holland Village

280 Middle Holland Rd, Holland, PA 18966

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Holland Village is a senior living community located in Holland, PA. Holland is a community in Northampton Township, Bucks County, PA, and home to about 4,000 people. Residents will be able to enjoy quiet walks, scenic views and frequenting small stores and area restaurants with friends, or they...

The Residence at Chadds Ford

1778 Wilmington Pike, Glen Mills, PA 19342

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NOW OPEN! The Residence at Chadds Ford is a flagship community in west suburban Philadelphia, bringing the area a level of luxury, service and sophisticated lifestyle befitting the cultured, inquisitive, active seniors that we serve. We offer Independent Living, Personal Care and Memory Care....

St. Mary Villa

701 Lansdale Ave, Lansdale, PA 19446

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Nestled quietly near the Wissahickon creek in Lansdale, PA is St. Mary Villa for Independent and Retirement living. From the moment you enter the elegant and well-appointed lobby, you'll feel immediately at home. Once you walk on the wide paths through the gardens and pass the chapel filled with...

Hudson Estates (Opening Summer 2021)

651 Montgomery Glen Dr, Lansdale, PA 19446

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Hudson Estates features an active lifestyle, with a full complement of amenities and services so you can enjoy your retirement and spend more time with new friends and family. Our independent lifestyle includes a live-in management team that is available 24/7 in case of an emergency. Each private...

Shipley Manor

2723 Shipley Road, Wilmington, DE 19810

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Shipley Manor is a full service,continuing care rental retirement community serving independent living,assisted living, and skilled and rehabilitation services. Shipley Manor,a proud member of the community for over 26 years, was originally elementary school; it is now located in the Brandywine...

Providence Place of Collegeville

4000 Ridge Pike, Collegeville, PA 19426

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Heather Gate of Oxford Valley

8101 Font Hill Court, Langhorne, PA 19047

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Heathergate at Oxford Valley is a 55+ community that boasts 17 gorgeous green acres conveniently situated in Lower Bucks County. This exceptional locale makes it an ideal setting for active adults seeking a lifestyle that offers all of the bells and whistles without the everyday hassles of...

Wellington at Hershey's Mill

1361 Boot Road, West Chester, PA 19380

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Independent Living for Active SeniorsWellington at Hershey's Mill in West Chester, PA is an independent living residential community for active seniors who are looking to socialize, stay active, and no longer want the worry of owning a home. Are you ready to enjoy a carefree, maintenance-free...

Foulk Manor North

1212 Foulk Road, Wilmington, DE 19803

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Foulk Manor North offers our residents a continuum of care encompassing independent living, assisted living, memory care in our Bridge to Rediscovery community and skilled nursing. Set on ten beautifully wooded acres, right next to the New Castle County Brandywine Hundred Library, Foulk Manor...

Arbour Square at West Chester

1201 Ward Ave, West Chester, PA 19380

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Arbour Square at West Chester is truly a unique rental community. Located in a beautiful, small town rich in history, Arbour Square stands out as something new and exciting, above and beyond the ordinary. A community where there’s always something interesting or fun going on, and where you’ll...

Harrison Hill Apartments

1015 Andrew Drive, West Chester, PA 19380

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SPECIAL: 13 Month Lease with First Month Free on a $1500/month 1BR Prescott Model. Call for details, some restrictions apply.Application Fee: $45 per applicantReservation Fee: $500 (This becomes your Security Deposit once Approved).No Amenity Fees and No Entrance Fees!Specifically designed for...

Friends Home & Village

50 South Congress Street, Newtown, PA 18940

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SINCE 1897, CHARACTER AND CARING Our town is your town. We have two Newtown campuses rich in character and history that offer private rooms, studios, one bedroom, two bedroom, and two bedroom deluxe for those who meet the minimum age requirement of 62 years and are both socially and physically...

Friends Village

331 Lower Dolington Road, Newtown, PA 18940

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Friends Village is an independent living community in the beautiful city of Newtown, PA. This community offers a great place to live for those who are seeking a safe and comfortable home in a park-like setting. Newtown is a part of Bucks County, and it provides much to do and see. Residents and...

Wesley Enhanced Living Doylestown

200 Veterans Lane, Doylestown, PA 18901

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Enjoying an active lifestyle to the fullest with comfort and security—that's what Wesley Enhanced Living Doylestown is all about. And, with our incomparable range of amenities and programs, you can be sure your own unique interests and desires will be completely fulfilled.At Wesley Enhanced...

Arcadia at Limerick Pointe (Personal Care & Memory Care Opening Spring 2021)

51 W Arcadia Dr, Royersford, PA 19468

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Especially now, nothing is more comforting than being surrounded by family. And that’s just what you can expect at Arcadia when we open very soon.We’re a different kind of senior living community… with a strong family foundation and inclusive, faith-based approach – we invite you to discover the...

Arbour Square

695 Main St, Harleysville, PA 19438

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We invite you to explore Arbour Square, a senior community designed exclusively for seniors who seek a carefree lifestyle! Spend your retirement years making friends and enjoying yourself! At Arbour Square, seniors can lead an active lifestyle without the challenges of everyday tasks like...

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Independent Living in Philadelphia, PA

Independent living communities in Philadelphia are housing arrangements designed exclusively for older adults. While residents live independently, most communities offer amenities, activities, and other services.


Cost of Independent Living in Philadelphia, PA

The median monthly cost for an independent living community in Philadelphia is $2,435 for the city proper and $2,380 for the metropolitan area. Let A Place for Mom help you or your loved one find the right Independent Living community in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.


Learn More About Philadelphia, PA

Cost of Living

Like most other major East Coast cities, living in Philadelphia can be considerably more expensive than the average U.S. destination. The cost of living is rated over ten points higher than the national average. All index scores are based on a sliding scale with the national average set at 100.

Cost-of-living indexGrocery indexMedian rentRent burdenMedian home valueMedian family incomeEstate tax111100$89019.8% spend over 30% of their income on rent$147,636$40,649The top inheritance tax rate is 15% and there is no exemption threshold

Local Hospitals

There are 23 general hospitals in the city that provide emergency care and other medical services. The top hospitals in Philadelphia include:

Weather and Climate

Philadelphia has a hot-summer humid continental type of climate. This means that the city experiences four distinct seasons with snowy winters and muggy summers. On average, the humidity level for Philadelphia is roughly 65%. The average humidity levels are highest during the month of September at about 68%.

Seasonal Temperatures

Average summer tempTypical summer highTypical summer lowAverage winter tempTypical winter highTypical winter low78°F90°F (July)64°F (July)37°F49°F (December)26°F (January)

Air Quality

Average air quality index ratingAverage maximum air quality index rating59 (Moderate)76 in the month of December (Moderate)

Moderate conditions mean that those who are sensitive to particulates in the air should consider limiting the amount of time they spend on outdoor exertion.

Precipitation and Natural Disasters

Average monthly precipitationAverage maximum monthly precipitationAverage yearly snowfall4”6” (August)13”

Demographics and Values

2016 Presidential Election for Philadelphia County

Voted DemocraticVoted RepublicanVoted Third Party82.3%15.3%2.4%

Population Statistics

Population metro areaPopulation city properPopulation densityPopulation trend5,637,8841,580,8634,547 people per square mileGrowing at a rate of 0.25%

Age

Median55+60+70+80+3424%10%5%4%

Highest Level of Education

High-school diplomaCollege degreeGraduate degree34%27%11%

Race & Ethnicity

AsianBlackHispanicNative AmericanPacific Islander or Native HawaiianWhiteTwo or more7.2%42.3%14.5%0.4%<1%34.6%3%

Crime

Total crimesProperty crimes per 1,000 citizensViolent crimes per 1,000 citizens63,219319

Miscellaneous

UnemployedParticipate in the labor forceHave some form of disabilityLive in povertyWidowsVeterans11%60%16%26%6%5%

Philadelphia is considered very friendly to members of the LGBTQ+ community. This means that members of the community are accepted by the general public.

Arts, Culture, Entertainment, and Recreation

As one of the oldest cities in the nation, Philadelphia is filled with rich history and vibrant culture. There are many popular historic sights in the city which are closely tied to the Revolutionary War and the founding of the United States of America. Top sightseeing spots include the Liberty Bell and Independence Hall, where the Declaration of Independence and Constitution were signed. The Museum of the American Revolution also contains many historical artifacts and documents related to the American Revolution. Movie lovers might recognize the iconic steps of the Philadelphia Museum of Art which were made famous by Sylvester Stallone in the film “Rocky.” There are many walking and bus tours in the city that can show you all the historic and iconic sights that you may wish to see. For shopping there is the Reading Terminal Market which has stalls brimming with fresh flowers and produce. Sports fans can catch a Phillies baseball game at the iconic Citizens Bank Stadium. The Philadelphia Zoo and the Philadelphia Magic Gardens offer fun sightseeing for the whole family.

Transportation

The Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority or Septa offers comprehensive bus, subway, and commuter-rail systems all throughout the city. Septa is consistently ranked as one of the best transit systems in the country. Philadelphia is also ranked as one of the most walkable cities in the United States.

Frequently asked questions about Independent Living facilities in Pennsylvania

There are 20 independent living facilities near Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. See the full list.

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