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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 315 Independent Living communities in Roanoke 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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Elm Park Estates

4230 Elm View Road, Cave Spring, VA 24018

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Elm Park Estates provides a fulfilling, independent lifestyle in a welcoming environment. Nestled at the foot of the Blue Ridge Mountains in the historic Shenandoah Valley, the views outside and the atmosphere inside make it easy to see why our residents love coming home to Elm Park Estates....

The Harmony Collection at Roanoke - Independent Living

4428 Pheasant Ridge Rd, Roanoke, VA 24014

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Welcome to The Harmony Collection at Roanoke - Independent LivingIn our continued effort to meet the demand of seniors in Roanoke, Virginia, we are offering Virtual Tours, an enhanced screening procedure for new residents, along with the security, support, services and supplies needed to keep...

Woodland Hills Community

3365 Ogden Rd, Roanoke, VA 24016

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Woodland Hills Community, located in Roanoke, offers Independent Living, Assisted Living, and Inspiritas - Memory Care. You'll have peace of mind knowing we are a Retirement Unlimited, Inc community, family-owned and operated in Virginia with a proud 35+ year tradition of providing exceptional...

Commonwealth Senior Living at Christiansburg

201 Wheatland Ct, Christiansburg, VA 24073

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Commonwealth Senior Living at Christiansburg is located at the foot of the scenic Blue Ridge Mountains in Christiansburg, Virginia. It is a modern, beautiful assisted living facility, with an award-winning memory care proram called Sweet Memories. Commonwealth Senior Living is known for providing...

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Commonwealth Senior Living at Radford

7486 Lee Hwy, Fairlawn, VA 24141

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Commonwealth Senior Living at Radford is an excellent community located in a commercial area in Radford, Virginia. Our community is in close proximity to various medical offices and Carilion New River Valley Community hospital. Our main facility accommodates residents who require more attention...

Seasons Place

177 Holt Lane, Lewisburg, WV 24901

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Nestled in the heart of the Greenbrier Valley, Seasons Place, is an Enlivant assisted and independent living community near the Allegheny Mountains. We are located near downtown Lewisburg, West Virginia, recently voted 'America's Coolest Small Town'. Our small town is well known for its low crime...

Bentley Commons Senior Living Community

1604 Graves Mill Road, Lynchburg, VA 24502

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Mission Bentley Commons at Lynchburg is dedicated to providing a lifestyle that enhances the quality of each resident's life and creates an environment in which your loved ones receive the love and care he/she needs. Description Located in one of the most charming communities in the state of...

Tinbridge Manor

701 Hollins Street, Lynchburg, VA 24504

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Tinbridge Manor is a senior housing community set on six acres of picturesque land in Lynchburg, Campbell County , Virginia. We are located next to the Garland Hill Historic District and near to most of the historic sites Lynchburg has to offer. Our colonial plantation is an attraction unto...

Bayberry Retirement Inn

511 Carolyn Ct, Eden, NC 27288

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Bayberry Retirement Inn offers a cozy homelike atmosphere. From the moment you enter Bayberry you feel the welcome warmth of home. Friendly and caring staff members, who know your name and needs, are available to assist you 24/7/365. At Bayberry we keep it simple. One low monthly rate includes...

Commonwealth Senior Living at Stratford House

1111 N Main St, Danville, VA 24540

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Commonwealth Senior Living at Stratford House has long been the area’s premier choice for retirement living and is now even better. Offering the choice of studio, one- and two-bedroom apartments, our residents live comfortably in the beauty of this historic building. Our community has recently...

Carrington Place at Wytheville

990 Holston Road, Wytheville, VA 24382

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Forsyth Court

2945 Reynolda Road, Winston-Salem, NC 27106

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Welcome to Forsyth Court, an independent senior living community with compassionate staff and friendly neighbors. Boasting amenities and services, it's easy to picture what your life will be like here with us. As a resident, you'll enjoy a spacious studio, one-, or two-bedroom apartment suite...

Carolina Estates

4434 Old Battleground Road, Greensboro, NC 27410

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We believe that Carolina Estates 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 Carolina Estates, our management teams live on-site, and are...

Rosewood Village at Wintergreen

135 Rosewood Drive, Nellysford, VA 22958

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Located in scenic Nellysford, Nelson County, Virginia, Rosewood Village at Wintergreen is a senior housing community that's a home. The beautiful property is located under the Blue Ridge Mountains and many rooms have stunning views of the mountainside. The property itself sits near a championship...

Arbor Ridge at Kernersville

1237 Masten Dr, Kernersville, NC 27284

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All the independence you desire, and all the on-site assisted services you need or one day might need. Private studio, 1-bedroom, and 2-bedroom apartments in a beautiful modern setting. Our on-site home care agency provides peace of mind that we can accommodate your changing needs as you age in...

Abbotswood At Irving Park

3504 Flint St, Greensboro, NC 27405

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The peaceful atmosphere with exquisite gardens and mature landscaping is ideal to enjoy your favorite pastime, such as reading a book under a shade tree, relaxing in the courtyard or enjoying an outdoor lunch with friends in the picnic area. There are perennial and annual gardens, and a community...

Harmony at Greensboro

3420 Whitehurst Rd, Greensboro, NC 27410

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Welcome to Harmony at GreensboroIndependent Living | Assisted Living | Secured Assisted LivingIn our continued effort to meet the demand of seniors in Greensboro, North Carolina, we are offering Virtual Tours, an enhanced screening procedure for new residents, along with the security,...

Arbor Ridge at Stanleyville

350 Arbor View Lane, Winston-Salem, NC 27101

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Arbor Ridge at Stanleyville, in North Winston-Salem, NC, is the newest option in retirement living — offering an independent lifestyle with the in-house personal home care assistance you or your loved one may need to maintain that independence! Located on 12 beautiful acres, our community...

Harmony at Brookberry Farm (Opening Spring 2021)

5416 Hundley Road, Winston-Salem, NC 27106

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Welcome to Harmony at Brookberry FarmIndependent Living | Assisted Living | Secured Assisted LivingComfort. Easy elegance. Irresistible cuisine. Friends and family. These are the elements that make a person feel at home, and they are the very essence of everyday senior living at Harmony at...

Dogwood Crossing

520 Deer Run Ln, Tazewell, VA 24651

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Learn More About Independent Living in Roanoke, VA

Roanoke is a small but friendly city nestled in the Blue Ridge Mountains of southwestern Virginia. The city is famous for the illuminated Roanoke Star, which sets atop the summit of nearby Mill Mountain.

Independent living communities — also known simply as retirement communities — in Roanoke, Virginia 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 Roanoke retirement communities as age-restricted (typically 55+) complexes, which provide organized activities, meal services, and transportation.


Cost of Independent Living in Roanoke, VA

The median monthly cost of independent living in Roanoke is about $1,800 in the city proper and $2,000 within the metropolitan area. The median monthly cost of independent living in the state of Virginia is around $2,500.


Learn More About Roanoke, VA

Cost of Living

The cost of living in Roanoke is considered extremely affordable compared to the national average. Index scores are an average of 25 points lower than the national average across the board, and residents of the city enjoy relatively low rent.

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 ExpensesHealth CareInsuranceEntertainmentGroceryClothing767973707875

Income and Housing

Median income age 45-64Median income age 65+Median household incomeAverage individual incomeMedian employee salaryAverage property taxOne-bedroom apartment gross rent estimate$37,861 per year$28,302 per year$31,698 per year$16,363 per year$34,344 per year$424 per year$476 per month

Local Hospitals

The top hospitals that service Roanoke, VA include:

Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital

  • Facility type: acute care
  • Bed count: 710+
  • Specialties: Level 1 trauma center, specialty and advanced clinical care

Salem VA Medical Center

  • Facility type: Veterans Administration acute care
  • Bed count: 10+
  • Specialties: veterans services

Lewisgale Medical Center

  • Facility type: acute care
  • Bed count: 360+
  • Specialties: intensive care unit, emergency room services, senior health

Weather and Climate

Roanoke’s climate is classified as humid subtropical, which means the city experiences hot and muggy summers and cool but mild winters, with above average precipitation. The average humidity level is 63%, and humidity levels are often highest during September at about 71%.

Seasonal Temperatures

January AverageJanuary MaximumJanuary Minimum35.2°F45.6°F24.8°F

July AverageJuly MaximumJuly Minimum76.5°F87.3°F65.7°F

Air Quality

  • Relative Air Quality Index: 80

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: 45.3″

Demographics and Values

Population Statistics

Median agePercent of population over 65PopulationPopulation DensityAverage Household Size46.215.9%99,14317.9 per square mile2.5

Race & Ethnicity

American Indian or Alaskan NativeAsianBlackHispanic or LatinoNative Hawaiian or Pacific IslanderTwo or More RacesWhite (not Hispanic or Latino)0.2%3.1%28.7%6.1%<0.1%3.6%59.0%

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 Roanoke, VA: 00/30
  • Overall inclusivity: 22/100

2016 Presidential Election Results for Charlotte County

DemocraticRepublicanOther37.2%60.1%2.7%

Arts, Culture, Entertainment, and Recreation

Roanoke is tucked away in the Blue Ridge Mountains of southwest Virginia. The city’s most dominant feature is the illuminated Roanoke Star, which sets atop the summit of nearby Mill Mountain. The entire Roanoke Valley is surrounded by beautiful scenery and stunning mountains, making it a great destination for those who love the outdoors. The town of Roanoke boasts a thriving arts and cultural presence, and hosts a number of events each year, such as the Strawberry Festival, the Kite Festival, and the Salem Fair. Roanoke also prides itself on having an eclectic music scene that ranges from bluegrass to funk. You can catch a show almost any night of the week at one of the great venues and clubs located within the city.

At the middle of the local arts scene is Center in the Square, a revitalized space located downtown that is home to a number of businesses, art galleries, and restaurants. Center in the Square houses 12 arts and cultural organizations, including the Arts Council, the Art Museum, and the Mill Mountain Theatre. Other popular attractions in the city include the Mill Mountain Zoo, the Taubman Museum of Art, and the Virginia Museum of Transportation, which celebrates the region’s railroad heritage.

Transportation

Public transportation in Roanoke is provided by Valley Metro, which operates fixed route services, event shuttles, and specialized transportation options for the elderly and those with disabilities. Regional transportation is available through the Smart Way Bus, which connects Roanoke Valley and the New River Valley with the greater Shenandoah region.

Frequently asked questions about Independent Living facilities in Virginia

There are 20 independent living facilities near Roanoke, Virginia. See the full list.

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