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Pines Columbia

190 McSwain Dr, West Columbia, SC 29169

4.1
(47 reviews)

Studio

At Pines Columbia, a pet friendly senior living community near Columbia, SC, we provide our residents thoughtful, compassionate assistance with their daily routine, while respecting their independence. We develop individual care plans to meet the needs of each resident, and a full-time licensed...

Colonial Gardens Alzheimer's Special Care Center

3565 Sunset Blvd, West Columbia, SC 29169

4.3
(8 reviews)

Studio, Semi-Private

Colonial Gardens is an assisted living community that is located in the quiet town of West Columbia, Lexington County, South Carolina. Colonial Gardens is a place of residence specializing in memory care support and Alzheimer's treatment. At the Colonial Gardens, residents who suffer from...

Jenni-Lynn

915 Hook Ave., West Columbia, SC 29169

3.5
(11 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Jenni Lynn Assisted Living and Independent Living has been serving Seniors for over 30 years. We are located off Hwy 378 in West Columbia, 1 mile from Lexington Medical Hospital. We offer a wide array of services, amenities and activities that keep our resident healthy and safe, while providing...

Atria Forest Lake

4405 Forest Dr, Columbia, SC 29206

4.2
(49 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

In a beautiful homestead with an expansive Southern-style front porch, you'll find Atria Forest Lake, a family-style senior community. Enjoy a quiet walk in the courtyard, relax with friends by the fountain, or visit with family in the dayroom. Located in the heart of Forest Acres, Atria Forest...

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HarborChase of Columbia

120 Fairforest Rd, Columbia, SC 29212

4.0
(28 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

At HarborChase of Columbia Assisted Living and Memory Care we provide exceptional care for those who require assistance with their day-to-day needs and those challenged with dementia or Alzheimer's in a warm, home-like environment. Our beautiful campus is nestled on a wooded lakeview site and the...

Brookdale Columbia

251 Springtree Drive, Columbia, SC 29223

4.0
(25 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

The Greatest AdventureTucked away in a beautiful building in Columbia, South Carolina, you can experience a retirement rich in luxury amenities and spacious accommodations. With personalized care plans, an action-packed events calendar and a warm and friendly group of residents, you may think you...

Oakleaf of Lexington

800 North Lake Drive, Lexington, SC 29072

4.6
(17 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

Oakleaf Village of Lexington has been in operation since 2001. This means we have staff that have been taking care of Lexington County residents for over 18 years. We pride ourselves on the lack of turnover we have in our care team, so we can promise more continuity of care. Your loved one won’t...

Brookdale Harbison

51 Woodcross Drive, Columbia, SC 29212

4.0
(17 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

Embrace The Golden YearsIf you want to embrace your golden years with enthusiasm and energy without sacrificing peace of mind that comes from having access to quality care, look no further than our assisted living community in Columbia, South Carolina. Surrounded by a warm and welcoming care team...

Harmony at Columbia

2300 Clemson Rd, Columbia, SC 29229

4.6
(14 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Welcome to The Harmony Collection at ColumbiaIndependent Living | Assisted Living | Memory CareIn our continued effort to meet the demand of seniors in Columbia, South Carolina, we are offering Virtual Tours, an enhanced screening procedure for new residents, along with the security, support,...

Harbison Shores

990 Columbia Ave, Irmo, SC 29063

3.4
(11 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

Harbison Shores is an assisted living community in Irmo, South Carolina. Irmo is part of the Columbia metro area, offering residents easy access to fine shopping, dining, and recreational opportunities. Recognized by Money Magazine as one of the most 'Affordable Places to Live in the Country',...

Brookdale Sumter

1180 Wilson Hall Road, Sumter, SC 29150

4.1
(10 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Do more of what you love.If you’re ready to redefine your independence with more freedom, then Brookdale Sumter with assisted living might be the perfect fit for you.With assisted living, you’ll have help with managing medications, dressing and bathing, as well as services like housekeeping and...

Morningside of Lexington

218 Old Chapin Road, Lexington, SC 29072

3.9
(8 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Enjoyable Retirement Living in Lexington, South Carolina Morningside Assisted Living of Lexington is situated in the heart of Lexington, South Carolina, high on a tranquil hill where the outdoors can be enjoyed from the rocking chairs on the front porch. Along with our beautiful surroundings,...

Merrill Gardens at Columbia NOW OPEN

2205 Gregg St, Columbia, SC 29201

5.0
(3 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

Merrill Gardens at Columbia is a new senior living community offering independent living and memory care. We are located next to Segra Park, home of the Columbia Fireflies, one mile from the State House and downtown. We offer luxury senior living in the heart of revitalized BullStreet District....

Palmettos of Parklane

7811 Parklane Rd, Columbia, SC 29223

3.3
(8 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Longwood Plantation

1687 Longwood Dr, Orangeburg, SC 29118

4.0
(6 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Longwood Plantation, an Assisted Living Community with total of 50 beds (34 beds for assisted living and 16 beds for alzheimer's care), is located in a beautiful, quiet, residential area in Orangeburg County. This 10-acre campus offers Independent and Assisted Living for Senior Adults as well as...

Generations of Chapin

431 E Boundary St, Chapin, SC 29036

5.0
(5 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

Generations Assisted Living Facilities and related businesses were founded by Louetta A. Slice who was a registered nurse, licensed nursing home administrator and a certified assisted living administrator. Her health care career was devoted to helping and caring for senior adults. Generations...

Hills of Cumberland Village

3215 Wise Creek Ln, Aiken, SC 29801

5.0
(3 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

The Hills of Cumberland Village assisted living facility located in Aiken South Carolina is the perfect choice for those senior adults who require assistance in order to maintain their independence and dignity. Personalized care plans are tailored to provide the proper balance between assistance...

The Colonial at Old Camden

209 Broad Street, Camden, SC 29020

5.0
(1 review)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Westminster Memory Care

2288 S Centennial Ave, Aiken, SC 29803

(0 review)

Studio

Westminster Memory Care is exclusively built to benefit those living with Alzheimer’s disease and related dementia's. Our groundbreaking new community addresses the unique needs of residents living with memory care loss while providing them with helpful support, loving and personalized care that...

Mill Creek Manor

651 Polo Rd, Columbia, SC 29223

3.9
(14 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Welcome to Mill Creek Manor Independent, Assisted Living, & Memory Care, located in beautiful Columbia, SCMill Creek Manor is conveniently located to dining, shopping, and surrounded by beautiful Sesquicentennial Park.Here at Mill Creek Manor we provide a senior living neighborhood with the...

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What are nursing homes?

Nursing homes, also called skilled nursing facilities, provide long-term care for seniors with significant physical or mental health conditions, and short-term care to people recovering from an injury or hospital stay. Nursing homes provide personal assistance and medical care from licensed professionals. Services in skilled nursing facilities often include:

  • Help with personal care
  • Rehabilitation care, including physical and speech therapy
  • Mobility assistance
  • Palliative and hospice care
  • Health care services
  • Complimentary transportation
  • 24-hour care and supervision
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West Columbia, South Carolina

Nursing Homes

A nursing home facility provides residence to two or more seniors who are not related by marriage or by blood to the administrator. A nursing home facility offers its inhabitants around-the-clock care administered by registered nurses. These caregivers offer healthcare services for people who cannot care for their own needs.

This type of facility is a familiar and comfortable care alternative for individuals 65 years and above, however nursing homes will routinely individuals 55 and above infrequentlyheard of in senior care regarding alternate care types.The most common mental disease experienced by nursing home residents is dementia, which can cloud their memory function, and their sense of familiarity, and decision making capabilities. A significant amount of inhabitants tend to be bachelors or widows who have less social support, and almost fifty percent of nursing home residents are over the age of 85. Examples of amenities and servicesprovided at nursing homes might include home care (like cooking, cleaning, or help with other daily activities), bill pay, friendly visitor programs, and personal care (including dressing, bathing, and toilet assistance). Nursing homes are required to provide dietary services, nursing and related services, pharmaceutical services, and room and bed maintenance services to residents. A significant number of nursing home inhabitants are individuals who have incontinence issues, require assistance with daily tasks such as walking, have a physical or mental disability, or experience difficulty with hearing and vision.

Cost of Living

The neighborhood where a senior care community is based can have a significant influence on facility price. Cost of living can be a major factor in choosing which location is best for you or your loved one’s needs. The rent burden for West Columbia is about 16.6% of the average person’s monthly income. West Columbia has a median home value of about $131,784 and the median cost of rent is about $737 per month per month.

Demographics and Values

In terms of education, 25.5% have a high-school diploma, 10.4% have a graduate degree, and 30.3% have a college degree. Out of the total city population, 49.8% are male and 50.2% are female. The median age of West Columbia is 39 years old. Racially, the population of West Columbia is 2.3% other or not specified, 11.4% Hispanic, 4.1% mixed race, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 17.3% black, 0.2% Native American, 74.4% white, and 1.8% Asian. In West Columbia, 9.4% of the people are veterans of the United States armed forces. West Columbia has a population density of 765 people per square mile. The current population of West Columbia consists of 17,265 people. Out of the total population of West Columbia, 14.9% have some form of disability, 11.0% are widowed, 63.6% participate in the labor force, and 18.0% live in poverty.

State Information

An overview of South Carolina

In terms of resources, South Carolina has a cost of living index of 98.3, a grocery index rating of 101.9, and a housing index rating of 85.1. These index ratings are based on a system where 100 is considered the national average and anything below 100 is considered less expensive than the national average. Based on natural beauty, South Carolina ranks 34th in the nation. The state of South Carolina has 71 hospitals and 189 health centers, providing care to a population of 5,147,823. The top three hospitals in the state are considered to be GHS Greer Memorial Hospital, Bon Secours-st Francis Xavier Hospital, and Roper Hospital. In terms of personal well-being, South Carolina ranks 36th in healthcare and 42nd in quality of life compared to other states.

Social demographics of the state

In the most recent presidential election, 55% of South Carolina residents voted Republican and 41% voted Democrat. The state has a median age of 40 and 31% of its population being over the age of 55. In terms of diversity, South Carolina ranks 24th in the nation. Forty-seven percent of South Carolina residents regularly attend a religious service from one of the state’s 8,051 different congregations. The top three Christian denominations in the state are Evangelical Protestant-35%, Mainline Protestant-16%, and Historically Black Protestant-15%. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-<1%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%. In South Carolina there are 658 masonic lodges.

State-wide weather information

The average temperature in the summer rises to around 79F. The average high summer temperature is around 95F in the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 59F in the month of June. During the winter, the average temperature in South Carolina drops to around 46F. The average high winter temperature is around 66F in the month of February. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 26F during the month of January. On average, the humidity rating for South Carolina is around 69%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 72% in the month of August. On average, the state receives 4.10 inches of precipitation a month. The most precipitation occurs in August with an average of 7.64 inches of precipitation a month. The average air quality index rating in South Carolina is 35.3 AQI. The average air quality index rating peaks in the month of April with a rating of around 42.6 AQI. While residents of South Carolina mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it’s important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in South Carolina can include hurricanes, earthquakes (moderate), tornadoes, and and floods.

Wildlife to be found in South Carolina

The state of South Carolina has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of white snakeroot, common yarrow, butterfly weed, and blue wild indigo. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the manatee, the wild hog, or the southern fox squirrel. The state animal of South Carolina is the white-tailed deer.

Frequently asked questions about Nursing Homes in South Carolina

Merrill Gardens at Columbia NOW OPEN, Generations of Chapin and Morningside of Camden are the top rated nursing homes near West Columbia, South Carolina. See full list of communities.

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