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10 Best Independent Living Communities in Denton, TX

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Photo of Willow Bend Assisted Living and Memory Care
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9.7
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61 reviews
9.7
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61 reviews
5 star
67%
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We chose Willow Bend because it was not crazy expensive like some others and it had single rooms available. It is a great facility.
Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Memory Care: Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.
Willow Bend Assisted Living and Memory Care is committed to providing quality services in a caring, comfortable environment. Our professional and personalized services are designed to enhance the quality of life for those we serve. We are dedicated to those who entrust their housing and service...
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Photo of Fairhaven Denton
66 Photos available
33 Floor plans available
9.2
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12 reviews
9.2
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12 reviews
5 star
75%
4 star
17%
3 star
8%
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0%
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Our home was a mile from the facility so I was there 2-5 times a day and that made a difference. This is a very small facility which I found appealing. The staff took a real interest in Ken and helped me...
Provides: Assisted Living
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Happiness Lives Here. Fairhaven Denton Assisted Living offers luxurious amenities and services to accommodate each residents individualized lifestyle. Our assisted living is designed to provide daily support while promoting ongoing independence. Our approach to care is simple, personalized,...
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9.1
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10 reviews
9.1
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10 reviews
5 star
80%
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10%
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Sage Oak in Denton has been a Godsend for our family. We were a family in crisis looking for a new assisted living residence that would accept our elderly mother post-surgery, as we were told she could not...
Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Memory Care: Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.
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9.0
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2 reviews
9.0
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2 reviews
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I am currently a resident at Vista at Rayzor Ranch and things have been great for me here. This place is very nice. The management and the residents are all very nice. The facility is kept very clean and...
Provides: Senior Apartments
Care types provided by this community
Senior Apartments: Senior apartments offer accessible, no-frills living for seniors who are generally active, healthy, and able to live on their own.
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9.0
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16 reviews
9.0
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16 reviews
5 star
57%
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My mom is currently a resident at Autumn Oaks of Corinth and most everything has been very good for her so far. We are generally happy with the place. It is better now than when she first moved in. The...
Provides: Assisted Living, Independent Living
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Independent Living: Independent living facilities offer convenient, hassle-free living in a social environment for seniors who are active, healthy, and able to live on their own.
Autumn Oaks of Corinth Assisted Living:Autumn Oaks is an assisted living community designed for seniors that need support with activities of daily living (ADLs), as well as housekeeping services, meal preparation, and medication management. Nestled on 10 beautiful acres in the lovely town of...
Photo of Village on the Park Denton
1010 Photos available
33 Floor plans available
9.0
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35 reviews
9.0
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35 reviews
5 star
51%
4 star
20%
3 star
20%
2 star
3%
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Staff is very friendly and always helpful. Food quality is poor. They probably need to hire a new chef and have a different menu.
Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Memory Care: Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.
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Photo of Brookdale Denton South
88 Photos available
11 Floor plan available
Pricing promotion expiring soon
8.9
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26 reviews
8.9
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26 reviews
5 star
76%
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8%
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We are very happy with Brookdale Denton South. We picked the community because it was clean, the setup, and it was very informative people.
Provides: Assisted Living
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
For many seniors, assisted living, with staff on-site 24 hours a day, seven days a week, gives just the right level of care needed to flourish and triumph in their new phase of life. Our community in Denton, Texas, offers more options than ever before to make this happily possible. Our...
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8.8
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19 reviews
8.8
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19 reviews
5 star
63%
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21%
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I really like the staff and other care takers. Everyone is very nice and always very helpful with my any of my concerns. I would recommend to others. This is a small community. They have a very low employee...
Provides: Assisted Living
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Carriage House Assisted Living of Denton is an assisted living community located in Denton, Texas. Our assisted living community is located in a tree-lined, quiet area that is only 45 minutes from Fort Worth and Dallas. The city of Denton has everything our residents need when it comes to...
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8.8
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14 reviews
8.8
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14 reviews
5 star
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7%
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I just moved to Sunstone Village and I have lived here for almost three months and I love it! From all the daily activities, to daily work out classes I truly can’t get enough! I recently lost my husband and...
Provides: Senior Apartments
Care types provided by this community
Senior Apartments: Senior apartments offer accessible, no-frills living for seniors who are generally active, healthy, and able to live on their own.
Experience Attiva Denton, a premier apartment community in Denton, Texas, reinventing senior housing by setting a new standard for excellence for active 55-plus seniors. The single story architectural style of our senior living community seamlessly blends modern comfort and unconditional...
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8.5
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78 reviews
8.5
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78 reviews
5 star
65%
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3 star
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I have made many friends during my first two months at Dogwood Estates. The managers are very friendly and responsive to needs of the residents. I doubt that I could have found a better place to live.
Provides: Independent Living
Care types provided by this community
Independent Living: Independent living facilities offer convenient, hassle-free living in a social environment for seniors who are active, healthy, and able to live on their own.
Dogwood Estates provides a fulfilling, independent lifestyle in a welcoming environment. Built on the banks of beautiful Unicorn Lake in a charming community on the outskirts of the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex. You'll enjoy the convenience of our neighborhood with all the attractions of the...
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Photo of Brookdale Denton North
88 Photos available
11 Floor plan available
Pricing promotion expiring soon
8.4
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29 reviews
8.4
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29 reviews
5 star
46%
4 star
34%
3 star
10%
2 star
3%
1 star
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We have had a great experience with assisted living at Brookdale Denton North. I like that it feels more like a home versus a hospital / institutional environment.
Provides: Assisted Living
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
If you’re looking for assisted living serves that provide an active lifestyle, then look no further. Our community in Denton, Texas, is the place for you. Our ever-changing events calendar brims with such activities as card and board games, clubs, movies and happy hour socials. Express your...
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Photo of The Vintage Retirement Community
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8.0
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21 reviews
8.0
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21 reviews
5 star
38%
4 star
14%
3 star
24%
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We have new owners since January first of this year. The owners are also managing our building. Everything has improved tremendously. Our management staff is always available and ready to help in any way...
Provides: Assisted Living, Independent Living
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Independent Living: Independent living facilities offer convenient, hassle-free living in a social environment for seniors who are active, healthy, and able to live on their own.
Vintage Health Care Center Nestled between neighboring universities, expansive shopping centers, apartment complexes and a bustling medical district, Vintage Health Care Center offers the Denton community a range of care options conveniently located on a single campus. Known as a Continuing Care...
Photo of Mayberry Gardens Denton
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7.8
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40 reviews
7.8
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40 reviews
5 star
56%
4 star
23%
3 star
13%
2 star
3%
1 star
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What our family likes the most about the Mayberry Gardens community is the location. Also the home only has about 13-15 residents so there is easy access/communication with the staff team. Based on the...
Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Memory Care: Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.
Mayberry Gardens is a special assisted living and memory care residence providing family-style living for seniors who need some assistance, but don't require full time skilled nursing care. Each home is designed to accommodate between 11 to 15 residents in a beautiful home-like environment that...
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Photo of Attiva Denton
Provides: Senior Apartments
Care types provided by this community
Senior Apartments: Senior apartments offer accessible, no-frills living for seniors who are generally active, healthy, and able to live on their own.

Cost of independent living in Denton, TX

The average cost of senior living in Denton is $4,162 per month. Cheaper nearby regions include Argyle, TX with an average of $3,975 per month.

Average monthly cost of Independent Living in Denton, TX vs. nearby cities

Denton, TX
$4,162/mo
$3,991/mo
$4,756/mo

Average monthly cost of Independent Living in Denton, TX vs. the state and national average

Denton, TX
$4,162/mo
$4,119/mo
U.S. national average
$3,998/mo

Average monthly cost of Independent Living in Denton vs. other types of senior living

$5,121/mo
Independent Living
$4,162/mo

Median monthly costs of Independent Living in Denton, TX by room type

Semi-Private
$5,385/mo
Studio
$4,535/mo
1 Bedroom
$4,652/mo
2 Bedroom
$4,476/mo

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What families are saying about independent living in Denton

Recent reviews for independent living in Denton

Solstice Senior Living at Grapevine

4.0
Friendly staff, very clean, lots of activities. We picked this community, because of proximity to family and price. I would recommend. The facility has a community feel and the residents are very welcoming to new guests. My tour experience was Very thorough and led by a friendly guide, named ...
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Bethesda Gardens Frisco

3.8
My loved one is a resident at Bethesda Gardens Frisco. The main problem, which is not awful, is he does not like the food that well. Sometimes it also takes a long time to be served. Otherwise, would have rated it a 5. This is my take not his, but I think we would be close. We think this is a ...
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Brookdale Watauga

5.0
When looking for a Senior living facility, with a home like atmosphere, for your love one. Consider Brookdale in Watauga. Single floor, with a small community and all the amenities. You will not find a better professional staff and caregivers. You will have the peace of mind knowing your love ...
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Denton independent living services and amenities

These charts highlight some of the many care, dining, and entertainment offerings available in Denton independent living communities. They don’t represent all possible services and amenities available at assisted living communities in Denton, but support comparisons against nationwide offerings. Our Senior Living Advisors can help you find communities that fit your preferences.

Availability of select dietary accommodations in Denton independent living

Independent living communities help seniors maintain a balanced diet by accommodating their health needs, allergies, and other restrictions. Below you’ll find the percentage of Denton partners making specific dietary accommodations for seniors compared to the percentage of assisted living partners making those accommodations nationally.
Denton, TXNational
Nutritionist / dietician
Nutritionist / dietician
50%
19.6%
Low / no sodium
Low / no sodium
50%
32.7%
No sugar
No sugar
50%
30.2%
Vegetarian
Vegetarian
57.1%
31.9%
Pureed meals
Pureed meals
14.3%
7.4%
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Availability of select dining options in Denton independent living

Our independent living communities know that seniors want top-quality meals and options for how they dine. The chart below indicates the percentage of Denton communities that offer dining options to their discerning residents compared to our partners nationally.
Denton, TXNational
Professional chef
Professional chef
42.9%
34.8%
Restaurant style dining
Restaurant style dining
57.1%
41.7%
Room service
Room service
57.1%
35.3%
Anytime dining
Anytime dining
42.9%
16.5%
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Availability of select programs and activities in Denton independent living

Senior living communities offer a variety of programming to keep seniors socially, mentally, and physically vibrant. The chart below shows what percentage of partnered independent living communities in Denton offer the selected activities, amenities, and programs compared to the percentage of partners nationwide.
Denton, TXNational
Activity director
Activity director
78.6%
43.5%
Pet-focused programs
Pet-focused programs
35.7%
27.1%
Community service programs
Community service programs
42.9%
31.4%
Devotional activities on-site
Devotional activities on-site
78.6%
47.3%
Parties / BBQs / happy hour
Parties / BBQs / happy hour
85.7%
48.1%
Outings / off-site activities
Outings / off-site activities
64.3%
53%
Piano or organ
Piano or organ
57.1%
41.3%
Arts and crafts center
Arts and crafts center
42.9%
36.2%
Educational speakers / life long learning
Educational speakers / life long learning
50%
40%
Clubs / games / karaoke
Clubs / games / karaoke
71.4%
45.8%
Live performances
Live performances
78.6%
45.4%
Dances
Dances
57.1%
30.9%
Fitness center
Fitness center
50%
38.5%
Fitness classes
Fitness classes
64.3%
45.3%
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Watermere at Flower Mound, The Remington at Valley Ranch and Landing at Watermere - Frisco are the top-rated independent living facilities near Denton, Texas. See full list of communities.

There are 14 independent living facilities near Denton, Texas. See the full list.

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