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The El Dorado

714 West Arapaho Road, Richardson, TX 75080

4.2
(113 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

The El Dorado....a homey community of 104 apartments, two floors, central elevator situated on a 5 acre greenbelt. A walking path surrounds the community; and if walked (4) times around equals ONE MILE. Just blocks away from State recognized well-known Richardson Senior Center, grocery stores,...

Appletree Court Assisted Living

870 W Arapaho Rd, Richardson, TX 75080

4.9
(64 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

Appletree Court Assisted LivingAppletree Court Assisted Living provides seniors with a great home in Richardson, TX. This city has much to offer to both residents and visitors, and those who choose to make it their home will find that they are not disappointed. Richardson offers multiple parks,...

The Wellington at Arapaho

600 West Arapaho, Richardson, TX 75080

4.3
(71 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

Get plugged in to The Wellington at Arapaho, where residents can experience luxury and style in a supportive environment in the Telecom Corridor. Our Independent Living and Assisted Living community in Richardson boasts the comforts of home with walk-in closets and wall-to-wall carpet in spacious...

Twin Rivers Assisted Living and Memory Care

1720 N Plano Rd, Richardson, TX 75081

4.8
(7 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

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Monarch at Richardson

1493 Richardson Drive, Richardson, TX 75080

4.5
(4 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Monarch at Richardson is an assisted living and memory care community located in Richardson, TX in Dallas County. Monarch at Richardson is located just twenty minutes northeast from the Dallas city center. Richardson boasts an extensive park and trail system throughout, cultural activities,...

Cottonwood Creek Assisted Living

1111 W Shore Dr, Richardson, TX 75080

2.5
(4 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Meadowstone Place

10410 Stone Canyon Rd, Dallas, TX 75230

4.9
(174 reviews)

1 Bed, 2 Bed

With patio gardens and a tree-studded campus, active living is in full bloom at Meadowstone Place in Dallas, Texas. Located in the desirable Preston Hollow neighborhood, you will find our grounds walkable and easy on the eyes. For those who desire freedom and opportunities to socialize,...

Fox Run Estates

2315 Little Road, Arlington, TX 76016

4.5
(142 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

Fox Run Estates provides a fulfilling, independent lifestyle in a welcoming environment. Deep in the heart of Texas, Fox Run Estates is the home you've been waiting for. You'll love the comfortable facilities and all the entertainment, culture and history that Arlington has to offer. Our...

Parkview in Allen

1451 South Greenville Avenue, Allen, TX 75002

4.4
(144 reviews)

1 Bed, 2 Bed

Parkview in Allen provides a fulfilling, independent lifestyle in a welcoming environment. Tucked within the desirable city of Allen, Texas, located just north of Dallas, Parkview in Allen provides a carefree and secure independent lifestyle in a beautiful community featuring resort-style...

Arlington Plaza

6801 West Poly Webb Road, Arlington, TX 76016

4.3
(121 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

Holiday Retirement provides a fulfilling, independent lifestyle in a welcoming environment. Situated on beautiful grounds in the heart of the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex, you'll love the elegant grace of our facilities and the warmth of our staff. We're just minutes from all the things that...

Elmcroft of Arlington

4101 West Arkansas Lane, Arlington, TX 76016

4.4
(116 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Lease by October 29 and get $1,000 off your rent for the first three months. THAT’S A SAVINGS OF $3,000!*Our residents call Elmcroft their home, and we love to nurture them through our holistic approach of caring for all resident needs - physical, emotional, social, and intellectual. Our...

Parkwood Retirement

2700 Parkview Lane, Bedford, TX 76022

4.7
(94 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

Experience the Parkwood Community difference. It is unique in many regards - many of our staff have been with us for ten years or longer (some as long as twenty.) Parkwood has a beautiful Independent and Healthcare campus nestled in the woods in one of the prettiest parts of Bedford. Parkwood...

River Oaks Assisted Living & Memory Care

1530 E Sandy Lake Rd, Coppell, TX 75019

4.8
(89 reviews)

1 Bed, 2 Bed, Studio, Semi-Private

We are committed to providing quality services in a warm, 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 needs to us. At River Oaks, we honor each...

Elmcroft of Bedford

3800 Central Drive, Bedford, TX 76021

3.9
(108 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Lease by October 29 and get $1,000 off your rent for the first three months. THAT’S A SAVINGS OF $3,000!*We are continuing to admit new Residents, where possible and appropriate, to help residents and families in need. We will do all we can to help those who are in need of our services now and...

The Chateau

5701 Virginia Parkway, McKinney, TX 75071

4.3
(98 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

The Chateau provides a fulfilling, independent lifestyle in a welcoming environment. Experience the carefree retirement lifestyle you've always imagined at this stunning community in the heart of McKinney. The Chateau is conveniently located near area medical centers, world-class golf, and many...

Parc Place

1301 Airport Freeway, Bedford, TX 76021

4.5
(94 reviews)

1 Bed, 2 Bed

Parc Place is a mid-rise Independent Retirement Living Community. Parc Place offers the beginning of a new fun-filled lifestyle in a convenient location just south of DFW Airport. Spacious apartment homes in the main building with large walk-in closets, full kitchen and a utility room for your...

Mustang Creek Estates Keller

675 Rapp Road, Keller, TX 76248

4.0
(97 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Mustang Creek Estates is a new concept in Assisted Living! We are a residential style assisted living neighborhood designed entirely for seniors. Our neighborhood consists of 7 unique houses with 14 to 16 residents per house and two of our houses specializes in Memory Care. At Mustang Creek...

Lewisville Estates-AL

800 College Parkway, Lewisville, TX 75077

4.4
(82 reviews)

Studio

We believe it is the little things that are the secret to a retirement that is carefree and personally fulfilling: a warm and inviting community where every home is part of a neighborhood, a wide range of social, cultural and intellectual activities and a staff that believes that there is nothing...

The Waterford at Fort Worth

6799 Granbury Road, Fort Worth, TX 76133

4.4
(79 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

Saddle up and mosey on down to The Waterford at Fort Worth. Our Independent Living community in Fort Worth, Texas, welcomes residents to enjoy the best years of their lives in the comfort of spacious apartments surrounded by great amenities and assisted by friendly staff. The Waterford offers the...

Truewood by Merrill, Park Central

7750 Lyndon B Johnson Fwy, Dallas, TX 75251

4.1
(87 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Truewood by Merrill, Park Central is designed to meet your individual needs and give you the freedom to be yourself. We offer the best in independent senior living and assisted living from a family owned company that knows connection is everything.You’ll find a plethora of museums and cultural...

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Cost of Independent Living in Richardson, TX

Independent Living costs differ by location and facility, as many communities offer different levels of care, amenities, and activities. Prices also vary based on how much — or how little — assistance a senior needs.

Monthly average independent living cost comparisons
  • $3,250
    National
  • $2,798
    State
  • $2,555
    Richardson, TX
  • $3,200
    Dallas, TX
  • $2,950
    Red Oak, TX
Your actual costs may be higher or lower than the average.
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Planning ahead can better position you to make good choices for your loved one’s care in the future. But if your aging family member needs care now, there are ways to finance the cost of long-term care through a combination of approaches.

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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Learn More About Independent Living in Richardson, TX

Richardson, a suburb of Dallas, offers modern conveniences close at hand while providing easy access to Dallas’s vibrant city center. Within Richardson, residents enjoy local parks and the unique shopping and dining experiences available in the historic downtown area.

Independent living communities — also known simply as retirement communities — in Richardson are geared towards seniors who are able to live on their own, without daily assistance, and prefer to live among people their age. This usually means residents are self-sufficient and do not require hands-on care. Think of Richardson retirement communities as age-restricted (typically 55+) complexes, which provide organized activities, meal services, and transportation.

Cost of Independent Living in Richardson, TX

The cost of independent living in Richardson varies depending on each community. To learn more about independent living in Richardson and in the state of Texas, contact one of A Place for Mom’s Senior Living Advisors.

Learn More About Richardson, TX

Cost of Living

The total household expenses associated with living in Richardson are rated very close to the national average. Grocery and other essential costs are also rated near average.

Index Scores

All index scores are based on a scale that has the national average set at 100. A score of 200 indicates that the cost is twice as expensive as the national average, while a score of 50 indicates that the cost is half as expensive.

Household Expenses Health Care Insurance Entertainment Groceries Clothing
100 100 104 98 99 101

Income and Housing

Median Income Age 45-64 Median Income Age 65+ Median Household Income Average Individual Income Median Employee Salary Average Property Tax One-bedroom Apartment Gross Rent Estimate
$93,356 per year $53,050 per year $77,496 per year $38,457 per year $44,135 per year $7,521 per year $837 per month

Local Hospitals

The top hospitals that service Richardson include:

Medical City Dallas

  • Facility type: corporate, short-term acute care
  • Bed count: 790+
  • Specialties: emergency department, ICU, physical therapy

Texas Health Dallas

  • Facility type: nonprofit, short-term acute care
  • Bed count: 610+
  • Specialties: emergency department, ICU, joint replacement

Methodist Richardson Medical Center

  • Facility type: nonprofit, short-term acute care
  • Bed count: 220+
  • Specialties: emergency department, ICU, spine surgery

Weather and Climate

Richardson’s climate is classified as humid subtropical, experiencing hot, humid summers and mild to cool winters. The average humidity level is 60%, and humidity levels are often highest during May at about 64%.

Seasonal Temperatures

January Average January Maximum January Minimum
46°F 55°F 36°F

July Average July Maximum July Minimum
87°F 96°F 77°F

Air Quality

  • Relative Air Quality Index: 120

This index is based on a scale that has the national average set at 100. A score of 200 indicates twice the presence of air pollutants than the national average, while a score of 50 indicates half the presence.

Precipitation

  • Average annual precipitation: 40″

Demographics and Values

Population Statistics

Median Age Percent of Population Over 65 Population Population Density Average Household Size
38 14.7% 111,622 3,908 per square mile 2.6

Race & Ethnicity

American Indian or Alaskan Native Asian Black Hispanic or Latino Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Two or More Races White (not Hispanic or Latino)
0.4% 16.4% 9.6% 17.1% 0.1% 3.2% 53.7%

These figures were taken from the most recent U.S. Census.

LGBTQ+ Inclusivity

These scores were taken from the Human Rights Campaign’s Municipal Equality Index.

  • Non-discrimination laws in Garland: 00/30
  • Overall inclusivity: 14/100

2016 Presidential Election Results for Collins County

Democratic Republican Other
39.2% 56.2% 4.6%

Arts, Culture, Entertainment, and Recreation

Some of the most popular museums and historic sites in Richardson include:

  • North Texas Masonic Historical Museum & Library

Outdoor attractions in Richardson:

  • Prairie Creek Park
  • Glenville Park
  • McKamy Spring Park
  • Fort Richardson State Park
  • Lake Tawakoni State Park
  • Cedar Hill State Park
  • The Dallas Arboretum & Botanical Gardens

Richardson’s top entertainment destinations and shopping districts are:

  • Alamo Drafthouse Cinema Richardson
  • Six Springs Tavern
  • Cottonwood Art Festival
  • Richardson Heights Village
  • Richardson Square

Transportation

Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART) is a bus and rail transportation service that operates throughout Richardson and connects it to other cities in the Dallas area. DART also offers paratransit services, and discounted fares for senior citizens. Taxis, and rideshare services such as Uber and Lyft, are also available in Richardson.

Frequently asked questions about Independent Living facilities in Texas

Highland Springs, The Tradition - Prestonwood and The Preston of The Park Cities are the top rated independent living facilities near Richardson, Texas. See full list of communities.

There are 335 independent living facilities near Richardson, Texas. See the full list.

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