55 + Senior Apartments near Little Rock, AR

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Expert Senior Living Advisors from A Place for Mom can help direct you to Senior Apartment communities. Together, we will find the perfect fit for your loved one; and we will provide direction and support as needed. We partner with 9 Senior Apartment communities in AR 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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  • City View Towers

    City View Towers

    256 S Camilla St, Memphis, TN 38104
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    City View Towers are twin high-rise apartments overlooking downtown Memphis, TN. City View is the largest Section-8 community in Tennessee and the one of the best for seniors over the age of 55 to call home. The property has an Elderly designation with HUD and we pride ourselves on our ability to...

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  • The Elevation at Autumn Ridge

    The Elevation at Autumn Ridge

    6301 Village Grove Dr, Memphis, TN 38115
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    Independent and Assisted Living/Memory Care Options We all want freedom: The freedom to live life to the fullest, to experience the joy of quality time with family and friends, the freedom of choice. A Veritas InCare all-inclusive lifestyle affords residents the freedom to live the life they dream...

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  • Summit Terrace

    817 Summit Terrace, Doniphan, MO 63935
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    Summit Terrace is a Senior Community, set in a small country community in Southeast Missouri.We are a National Church Residences community that is dedicated to Senior housing/care across the country. We have served Seniors since our company was founded in 1961. We have rivers, wildlife and nature...

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  • The Fremont Senior Living

    The Fremont Senior Living

    1520 E Bates, Springfield, MO 65804
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    The Fremont Senior Living is a Continuum of Care community offering Independent Apartments and Patio Homes, Assisted Living Level Two Suites, and a Memory Care Cottage. The Fremont is a locally owned and operated community that has been providing the highest level of customer service and care to...

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  • Tera Vera 55+

    Tera Vera 55+

    2715 S Kimbrough Ave, Springfield, MO 65807
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    Tera Vera is a sophisticated gated community that offers stress-free, upscale living for Springfield's 55+. Every detail of the community is centered around supporting your active lifestyle both today and in the years to come. Thrive in a welcoming, pet-friendly atmosphere that features an on-site...

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  • The Gardens Independent Living

    The Gardens Independent Living

    2730 S Nettleton Ave, Springfield, MO 65807
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    The Gardens, a Bethesda Senior Living Community is a non-profit, faith- based independent retirement living community that has been located in southwest Springfield, Missouri since 2001. This retirement community has everything active seniors are looking for and great customer service provided by...

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  • Crossroads Court

    Crossroads Court

    1309 West Business Hwy 60, Dexter, MO 63841
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    Crossroads Court is a 55+ Senior Community.We have 1 bedroom and studio sizes apartments that are based on income. We have a Service Coordinator on-site to help residents with setting appointments, setting up transportation to and from appointments and home maker services and many other services. We...

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  • Villas at Quail Creek

    1505 W. Lark St., Springfield, MO 65810
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    Villas at Quail creek is a senior housing community located in Springfield, Greene County, Missouri. At least one person in the family should meet the minimum age of fifty-five years to get a place in the community. The community setting attracts many due to its location in the middle of a quite...

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  • HomeTowne at Conway

    1750 Village Commons Dr., Conway, AR 72032
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Senior Apartments in Little Rock, AR

Senior apartments are communities geared exclusively toward residents 55+, and offer amenities similar to a typical apartment complex. These communities offer older adults an easier lifestyle by taking care of tasks such as yard work and household repairs, but they typically provide limited organized social events and few additional services compared to those offered by independent or assisted living communities.

The monthly median cost for a senior apartment in Little Rock is about $700 within the city proper. In the state of Arkansas, the median monthly cost for a senior apartment is around $695.

When it comes to senior apartments, Little Rock, Arkansas offers many great options, and A Place for Mom can help you find the right one.

Cost of Living in Little Rock, AR

The cost of living in Little Rock often ranks lower than the national average. Little Rock is a smaller city which still has plenty to offer in the way of convenience and activity, and it can be a great destination choice to save on living costs compared to larger metropolitan areas. All index ratings are based on a system where a score of 100 represents the cost of the national average.

Cost-of-living index Grocery index Health care index Median rent Rent burden Median home value Median family income Estate tax
83 96 86 $995 16.8% $159,269 $46,409 None

Local Medical Providers

The Little Rock area is home to a number of highly-rated hospitals, and the following are often ranked among the region’s best:

  • UAMS Medical Center - UAMS is a Level 1 Trauma Center and teaching hospital in Little Rock, affiliated with the University of Arkansas. The UAMS campus covers 84 acres and consists of 25 buildings focusing on different specialties. The hospital is most highly regarded in the fields of cancer care, otolaryngology, diabetes treatment, and orthopaedics.
  • CHI St. Vincent Infirmary - CHI St. Vincent is part of the Catholic Health Initiative network, which operates hospitals in 18 states. This particular community has served the Little Rock area since 1888 and includes approximately 1,000 medical staff members on board. Specialties at CHI St. Vincent include cancer and heart care, women’s health, and radiology.
  • Arkansas Heart Hospital - The “premiere cardiac hospital in the state of Arkansas,” Arkansas Heart Hospital provides a wide spectrum of heart-related care. They also offer diabetes care and endocrinology, as well as vascular health services.

Climate and Weather

The climate of Little Rock is considered humid subtropical, and consists of hot, humid summers and short, occasionally cool winters. Little Rock experiences rainy seasons throughout spring and late autumn. On average, the humidity level for Little Rock is about 56.3%, often peaking in January at around 64%.

Seasonal Temperatures

Average summer temp Typical summer high Typical summer low Average winter temp Typical winter high Typical winter low
81°F 93°F (July) 68°F (June) 43°F 56°F (February) 30°F (January)

Air Quality

Average air quality index rating Average maximum air quality index rating
49 (good) 60 in december (moderate)

The peak air quality conditions are rated as moderate. This means that those who are unusually sensitive should consider limiting the amount of time spent on outdoor exertion.


Average monthly precipitation Average maximum monthly precipitation Average yearly snowfall
4” 5” (November) 3.5”

Demographics and Values

The largest city in Arkansas as well as the state capital, Little Rock is a small urban center located in the center of the state. Little Rock is home to the University of Arkansas which oversees UAMS, the University of Arkansas Medical Center - one of the state’s largest employers. Little Rock is fairly youthful, with a median age of 36 years old. Politics in Little Rock lean a little more toward the left of the spectrum compared to much of the conservative South - Democrats won Pulaski County in the 2016 presidential election by over 17%.

2016 Presidential Election

Voted Democratic Voted Republican Voted Third Party
56.1% 38.3% 5.6%

Population Statistics

Population density Population trend
643 people per square mile Shrinking at a rate of 0.13%


Median 0-18 18-24 25-44 45-64 65+
36 24.7% 10% 31.7% 22% 11.6%

Highest Level of Education

High-school diploma College degree Graduate degree
22.5% 40.4% 16.4%

Race & Ethnicity

Asian Black Hispanic Native American Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian White Two or more
3.1% 41.7% 7.3% 0.2% 0.1% 45.7% 2.4%


Property crimes per 1,000 citizens Violent crimes per 1,000 citizens
67 14.6


Participate in the labor force Have some form of disability Veterans
65% 13.2% 7.4%

Little Rock is considered neutral to members of the LGBTQ+ community. Many people in Little Rock hold traditional family values in high regard and may be biased towards members of the queer community.

Arts, Culture, Entertainment, and Recreation

Despite its small size, Little Rock still has plenty going on. The city is home to enough museums, parks, theaters, and historic sites to keep you busy for a long time. The Arkansas Art Center is the largest art museum in the state, and contains works by noted artists such as Van Gogh, Andrew Wyeth, and Pablo Picasso, as well as plenty of contemporary work. The museum also teaches classes in ceramics, drawing, jewelry making, woodworking, and more. Also noteworthy is the Arkansas Repertory Theater, the longest-running non-profit theater in Arkansas. Known locally as “The Rep,” the theater hosts about 200 shows a year, performing classic productions as well as world premiers, and has been known to draw over 70,000 patrons yearly.

For those interested in history, the Quapaw Quarter is a must-see Little Rock destination. Named for the region’s native Quapaw people, this section of the city consists of hundreds of buildings on the National Register of Historic Places, dating back to the 1800s, and includes examples of architecture in Victorian, Antebellum, and Craftsman styles. Downtown Little Rock is also home to the William J. Clinton presidential center, a library, museum, and park dedicated to the 42nd president of the United States. It includes a number of artifacts from Clinton’s presidency and displays full-size replicas of the Oval Office and Cabinet Room during his time in office.


Little Rock’s public transportation options are covered by the Rock Region Metro. The Metro runs a bus system which is in operation 7 days a week, except for certain holidays. The city also has two streetcar lines. Most transit lines are in operation from early morning hours until nighttime, and cover a wide portion of the city. Discounted fares are offered to seniors 65 years of age and older and persons with disabilities.

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