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If you’re looking for independent living in the Harris County area, our local senior living advisors can help you each step of the way. From affordable independent living for seniors to luxury options, we’ll work with you to understand the cost of independent living in Harris County. From there, we’ll show you the best independent living communities for your lifestyle, interests, and budget.

Discover unique independent living amenities, social activities, dining, and more independent living benefits. With 35 independent living facilities in Harris County, A Place for Mom makes it easier to find your new, maintenance-free home.


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Harris County Independent Living Facilities | 481 Reviews

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Last Updated: 11/23/22
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Independent Living

Average starting price $2,938/month
Average starting price $4,551/month
Average starting price $3,615/month
Average starting price $5,106/month
Average starting price $3,464/month
Average starting price $1,328/month
Recent reviews of Independent Living in Harris County, TX
Belmont Village West University in Houston, TX
3.9

Due to health-related issues I became a Belmont Village resident. As a result I am a grateful resident at this terrific facility. To sum it up: —Great staff —Great medical support —Great food I am indeed glad I came here. Peter Roussel

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The Heritage Tomball Senior Living
3.4

I would highly recommend the community to others for their loved ones. This is a clean and friendly place with good services. It is a good value for the money. The food isn't individually as targeted as my loved one would like.

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Brookdale The Heights in Houston, TX
5.0

The communication you must be comfortable to ask as they have a lot of people coming and going so must ask and they will help.

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Brookdale The Heights

2121 Pinegate Drive, Houston, TX 77008 | 4.3 milesfrom Harris County center

Starting at$X,XXX+ monthly
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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care

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There’s a lot for you to love here.With both assisted living and memory care, at our community, you’ll have the care you need, when you need it. For memory care residents, we offer a program, also known as Clare Bridge. Rooted in “a person-centered approach,” our memory care program helps our...

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Beauty Salon
Enclosed Courtyard
4.1(49 reviews)

I’ve lived here for a year and the staff are really friendly and helpful. I enjoy taking daily morning walks, there’s beautiful outdoor space. The food is better than I expected and it’s just been nice to...

Brookdale West University

5151 Buffalo Speedway, Houston, TX 77005 | 9.2 milesfrom Harris County center

Starting at$X,XXX+ monthly
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Provides: Independent Living

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If you’re ready to trade your hedge clippers for golf clubs, our independent living community might be the perfect fit for you. Because when it comes to chores, less is more—more time for you to do what you want to do.So how do you want to spend your days? Here are just a few of the fun things...

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Beauty Salon
Guest meals
4.1(81 reviews)

The units at this community are very nice. I have enjoyed meeting the people living at this community. The activities that I have participated in are good. They are not doing much but they just lifted...

The Village of River Oaks

1015 S Shepherd Dr, Houston, TX 77019 | 7.1 milesfrom Harris County center

Starting at$X,XXX+ monthly
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Provides: Independent Living, Assisted Living, Memory Care

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The Village of River Oaks will be an active independent living retirement community, along with Assisted Living & Memory Care located in beautiful River Oaks. With an exceptional location, our residents will enjoy the convenience to fine area restaurants, nearby River Oaks Center shopping and to...

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Beauty Salon
Enclosed Courtyard
4.5(12 reviews)

Our families experience so far has been great, the staff members there are exceptional and very professional. They did great with the move in coordination as well as introducing our loved one to new people...

The Village of Tanglewood

1600 Augusta Dr, Houston, TX 77057 | 9.1 milesfrom Harris County center

Starting at$X,XXX+ monthly
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Provides: Independent Living

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Providing excellent service, a professional approach and a willingness to go the extra mile every day allows our team to surpass other retirement communities.' Located in a distinctive neighborhood, The Village of Tanglewood is a five story mid-rise community with easy access to theaters, the...

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Beauty Salon
Guest meals
4.3(22 reviews)

We chose Village of Tanglewood because it had a better feel to it. It is in a neighborhood so it is not as sterile feeling as some of the other places that we looked into/ The location is great and around a...

MorningStar at River Oaks

2315 Richmond Ave, Houston, TX 77098 | 8.7 milesfrom Harris County center

Starting at$X,XXX+ monthly
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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care

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Houston seniors deserve the very best. If you are looking for the most exceptional assisted living Houston offers, we invite you to consider the contemporary styling of MorningStar Assisted Living and Memory Care at River Oaks, in the Upper Kirby District. MorningStar provides residents with...

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Beauty Salon
Enclosed Courtyard
4.3(6 reviews)

Food is excellent. In dining they cater to the individuals taste and needs.

Brookdale Spring Shadows

9889 Kempwood Drive, Houston, TX 77080 | 8.9 milesfrom Harris County center

Starting at$X,XXX+ monthly
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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care

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Go do the things you love, and let us help with the rest.If you’re looking to redefine your independence with a little extra help, our senior living community with both assisted living and memory care could be the right fit for you. Here you’ll have the care you need when you need it. Plus,...

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Beauty Salon
Enclosed Courtyard
4.2(35 reviews)

We picked this community because, we liked the overall feel of the community. It did not have a cold industrial feel and the staff was friendly. It was kept very clean.

The Farrington at Tanglewood

505 Bering Dr, Houston, TX 77057 | 8.3 milesfrom Harris County center

Starting at$X,XXX+ monthly
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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care

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The Farrington at Tanglewood is a prominent senior living community in Houston, Texas that offers assisted living and memory care services. Houston is a family-friendly city that is home to several museums, eclectic shopping, and diverse dining choices. There is something for everyone to enjoy in...

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3.9(82 reviews)

The Farrington at Tanglewood is a good facility. It has taken all the worry out of caring for Mom because I know she is in good hands there.

Belmont Village Hunters Creek

7667 Woodway Drive, Houston, TX 77063 | 9.9 milesfrom Harris County center

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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care

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Our Memorial-area community offers residents an active lifestyle in an ideal location. Conveniently situated minutes from the Galleria and just a short drive from the Texas Medical Center, residents have easy access to premier shopping, dining and entertainment, along with world-class medical...

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Beauty Salon
Enclosed Courtyard
4.3(67 reviews)

The only frustration I have had is since our loved one cannot communicate with us I do wish that the staff would reach out to our family more and give some updates. Overall it has been a good experience and...

Emerson Pines

10100 Kempwood Drive, Houston, TX 77080 | 9.2 milesfrom Harris County center

Starting at$X,XXX+ monthly
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Provides: Independent Living

“The sense of community we share gives our residents the opportunity to thrive and continue their lives and stories in a positive direction.” Nestled in a quiet residential area, The Gardens at Spring Shadows is conveniently located in Spring Branch at Kempwood Drive and Gessner Road.Our gated...

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4.5(4 reviews)

Everyone has been very friendly. My loved one does not eat the food, or utilize the activities, so it would be nice if a discount was offered. My loved one is very well taken care of. There is additional...

Tranquility Assisted Living

9006 Poco Rd, Houston, TX 77080 | 8 milesfrom Harris County center

Starting at$X,XXX+ monthly
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Provides: Assisted Living

Special Dining Programs
4.4(8 reviews)

This place was a wonderful fit for my brother’s respite care. The admission process was so much easier then other facilities. The staff could not have been kinder or more concerned for not just his care, but...

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The Cottage of Spring Branch

1842 Hollister Road, Houston, TX 77080 | 7.6 milesfrom Harris County center

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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care

The Cottage of Spring Branch is licensed by the state of Texas in assisted living and certified in Alzheimer’s care and related dementia care. Our trained staff is geared specifically for the challenges that Alzheimer’s and related dementia present. We take pride in offering senior care that is...

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Beauty Salon
Enclosed Courtyard
4.9(5 reviews)

My mom was at The Cottages for 6 months before she passed away last July. We couldn’t have found a better place for her. She had advanced dementia that my father and I had been dealing with for about two...

The Village of Southampton

5020 Kelvin Dr, Houston, TX 77005 | 9.5 milesfrom Harris County center

Starting at$X,XXX+ monthly
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Provides: Independent Living, Assisted Living, Memory Care

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Beauty Salon
Enclosed Courtyard
4.1(4 reviews)

The staff members have all been super friendly, and their helpfulness is outstanding. Our loved one also really enjoys the activities.

The Village of the Heights

1407 Studewood St, Houston, TX 77008 | 4.2 milesfrom Harris County center

Starting at$X,XXX+ monthly
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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care

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The Village of the Heights is an assisted living community located in Houston, Texas, in Harris County and home to just over 2.2 million people. Houston is a large and busy city where residents can enjoy a host of activities including shopping, fine dining, sporting events, and other activities....

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Beauty Salon
Enclosed Courtyard
3.9(19 reviews)

Really the only problem has been proper administering of medications, due to the fact that they're short-staffed. Since I've talked with the manager, there haven't been any other mistakes. The foods is...

Brookdale Galleria

2929 Post Oak Boulevard, Houston, TX 77056 | 9.3 milesfrom Harris County center

Starting at$X,XXX+ monthly
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Provides: Independent Living, Assisted Living

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Because mowing your own lawn is a little overrated.At our continuing care retirement community (CCRC) in the heart of Houston, Texas, you can trade chores for more time to do what you want to do. Here you’ll have access to three levels of care on one campus, including independent living, assisted...

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Beauty Salon
Guest meals
3.7(30 reviews)

My family member loves it there so far. The staff are very attentive. In your search, I recommend looking at the length of time that the employees have been there. At Brookdale Galleria, they have a lot...

Anthology of Tanglewood

504 Bering Dr, Houston, TX 77057 | 8.3 milesfrom Harris County center

Starting at$X,XXX+ monthly
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Provides: Independent Living

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Welcome to a world of designer living, resort amenities and complete freedom. Active adult living at its finest, leasing allows for care free living. Your new home will expand to 15,000 sqft living and entertaining space; infinity pool, court yards, dog park, gym, wine tasting lounge, media room,...

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Beauty Salon
Enclosed Courtyard
4.5(11 reviews)

Anthology of Tanglewood is a lovely place to live. It is less than 3 years old, has beautiful amenities and a warm and engaging staff. I looked at every senior living community within 30 miles of my desired...

The Tradition - Woodway

6336 Woodway Dr., Houston, TX 77057 | 9.7 milesfrom Harris County center

Starting at$X,XXX+ monthly
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Provides: Independent Living, Assisted Living, Memory Care

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Enclosed Courtyard
4.5(2 reviews)

The staff is great, if you can afford the community it is beautiful. The community is flexible and accommodating and the community has gone above and beyond. Communication is great and they keep us well...

The Forum at Memorial Woods

777 N Post Oak Rd, Houston, TX 77024 | 6.5 milesfrom Harris County center

Starting at$X,XXX+ monthly
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Provides: Independent Living, Assisted Living, Memory Care

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The Forum at Memorial Woods, offering Independent Living, Assisted Living, Alzheimer's Care and Respite short term care, is an independent full-service community with luxury high rise apartments, which include spectacular views of the city skylines.Independent livingin independent living, ideal...

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Beauty Salon
Enclosed Courtyard
3.5(27 reviews)

The people that work there are very good and they are attentive. When my Mom was moving in they did not complete a lot of construction items. There seemed to be a lack of communication between the...

Good Living Community Care

5715 & 5719 Dolores St., Houston, TX 77057 | 9.7 milesfrom Harris County center

Starting at$X,XXX+ monthly
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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care

Providing You with home-like Community Nursing Care. Welcome to Good Living Community Care, your Community nursing care and Assisted living that provides a homelike environment structured with compassionate staff dedicated to enhancing the quality of life. Taking a pick at our range of our...

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Enclosed Courtyard
Private Dining Room
3.5(8 reviews)

We chose Good Living Community Care because of the convenient location and they worked really hard to get my dad into dialysis. The room sizes here were pretty good for what he needed. As assisted living, I...

Houston Heights Tower

330 W 19th St, Houston, TX 77008 | 3.9 milesfrom Harris County center

Provides: Senior Apartments

4.0(1 review)

My mom was at the heights tower for several years. It was a pretty good place but they are beginning a remodeling of the whole place, trying to redo every apartment. It looked like it was up in the air how...

The Pinemont Apartments

6000 Pinemont Dr, Houston, TX 77092 | 5.2 milesfrom Harris County center

Provides: Senior Apartments

2.8(4 reviews)

I don't understand these other reviews here because I have a totally different experience at the Pinemont Apartments. People here in the office are friendly and very helpful. In fact the first person I talk to when filling out my application to be ...

The Hallmark Senior Living

4718 Hallmark Dr, Houston, TX 77056 | 8.3 milesfrom Harris County center

Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care

Pleasant Hill Village

3814 Lyons Ave, Houston, TX 77020 | 6.8 milesfrom Harris County center

Provides: Senior Apartments

Woodland Christian Towers Inc

600 E Tidwell Rd, Houston, TX 77022 | (< 1 mile)from Harris County center

Provides: Senior Apartments

Horizons Assisted Living Program

10110 Airline Dr, Houston, TX 77037 | 3.2 milesfrom Harris County center

Provides: Assisted Living

W Leo Daniels Towers

8826 Harrell St, Houston, TX 77093 | 3.2 milesfrom Harris County center

Provides: Senior Apartments

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Cost of independent living in Harris County, TX

The average cost of senior living in Harris County is 2,938 per month. Cheaper nearby regions include Kingwood, TX with an average of 2,534 per month.

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In Harris County, Texas, seniors have access to local offices and organizations that may help them obtain financial assistance for senior care, including:

Financial assistance

In Harris County, Texas, seniors have access to local offices and organizations that may help them obtain financial assistance for senior care, including:

Transportation

Harris County, Texas, is somewhat car dependent. Seniors can expect to need a car for most errands. Transit options in Harris County include bus routes and rail lines. Seniors may receive fare discounts. Harris County has limited biking infrastructure and is not very walkable.

Health care

Harris County offers several health care providers for seniors wanting to be proactive about their health or for seniors seeking treatment for chronic conditions. The area has several hospitals, including Houston Methodist Hospital and Texas Orthopedic Hospital.

Senior activities

Harris County comprises 24 residential communities, each unique and all contributing to the diverse beauty of Harris County. Just a short drive to Houston, families can find all kinds of activities in the area from the Houston Zoo to Downtown Aquarium to Hermann Park. Those who admire chic architecture and historic artwork will enjoy a visit to The Houston Museum of Fine Arts. You can also catch a Texans game at NRG Stadium or hit the hardcourt with the Rockets.

What is independent living?

Independent living offers a stress-free lifestyle for older adults. Independent living communities don’t provide personal care or supervision, but do offer generally healthy adults opportunities for socialization and hassle-free living. Independent living services often include:

  • Nutritious meals and snacks
  • Housekeeping
  • Laundry
  • Home maintenance and repairs
  • Social activities and outings
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There are 35 independent living facilities near Harris County, Texas. See the full list.

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