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15 Senior Apartments near Wilmington, DE

If you’re an active, independent older adult looking for senior housing in Wilmington, senior citizen apartments in Wilmington might be the right fit. Apartments for seniors typically don’t include personal care services, but may offer amenities, activities, and maintenance for a stress-free, social lifestyle.

A Place for Mom can help older adults navigate how to apply for senior housing in Wilmington and consider their options. With 15 senior rentals in Wilmington, DE, we can help you find the right apartment for your budget and lifestyle. Whether you’re looking for upscale Wilmington 55-plus apartments or low-income senior apartments for rent in Wilmington, A Place for Mom can simplify your search.

We are also serving Senior Apartments facilities in surrounding neighborhoods like Hedgeville, Brandywine Hills and Baynard Village.
You may also consider nearby communities such as Chester, Newark or Elsmere.

Senior Apartments Facilities near Wilmington, DE

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Last Updated: 2/2/23
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Average starting price $867/month
Average starting price $5,072/month
Average starting price $6,923/month
Average starting price $6,659/month
Average starting price $3,473/month
Average starting price $2,765/month

Carneys Point Senior Apartments

44 S DuPont Rd, Carneys Point, NJ 08069

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Provides: Senior Apartments

Carneys Point Senior Apartments feature varies size one bedroom units with all utilities included in the rent. 1st floor units have walk in showers and handicap units available. Features include Walk in closets, Pantry closets, individual heat and AC. All units have dishwasher, garbage disposal,...

5.0(1 review)

Before deciding where to place my loved one, I was talking to representatives at other locations through the phone. This location was more ideal and the room that my loved one would get was more convenient,...

Luther Towers II

1420 N Franklin St, Wilmington, DE 19806

Provides: Senior Apartments, Assisted Living, Independent Living

Luther Towers II Luther Towers II is an assisted living community located in the picturesque city of Wilmington, Delaware where the Christina River, the Brandywine Creek, and the Delaware River all meet. With a beautiful and vibrant riverfront containing theatres, markets, restaurants, and...

4.4(4 reviews)

Overall we're very pleased with how things turned out at Luther Towers. The staff here is friendly and professional, and they were a big help and made the whole move-in process very easy. It's a nice looking...

Woodlea Elderly Apartments

5500 Fairmont Dr, Wilmington, DE 19808

Provides: Senior Apartments

4.0(2 reviews)

I was not familiar with Woodlea until I visited a friend of my Sister and I was quite impressed. I did however request information for myself and the woman [Name removed], Mgr ? was rather rude and ...

Rodney Court

1100 Pennsylvania Avenue, Wilmington, DE 19806

Provides: Senior Apartments

3.5(3 reviews)

This place is a 5! Its wonderful! My parents love it, I mean, you cant live no where for free but considering where they came from this place is like a palace. They do have activities they advertise on...

Luther Towers

1201 N Harrison St, Wilmington, DE 19806

Provides: Senior Apartments, Assisted Living, Independent Living

Luther Towers is a beautiful assisted living community located in historic Willmington, Delaware. Willmington has many galleries, museums, and gardens for its residents to enjoy. You can also enjoy one of the many ethnic festival that are held in Willmington each year. The staff at Luther Towers...

Beauty Salon
2.9(10 reviews)

I'm very happy to be here! It's a clean, nice looking place, and it was in great shape when I moved in! The staff here is very friendly, and very organized, They check in every morning to make sure everyone...

Park View at Naaman's Creek

808 Conchester Hwy, Upper Chichester, PA 19061

Provides: Senior Apartments

Windsor Apartments

500 N Walnut St, Wilmington, DE 19801

Provides: Senior Apartments

Village Arms Apartments

311 Shell Rd, Penns Grove, NJ 08069

Provides: Senior Apartments

Kent Avenue Apartments

11 Kent Avenue, Pennsville, NJ 08370

Provides: Senior Apartments

River Club Apartments

7807 Governor Printz Blvd # 1, Claymont, DE 19703

Provides: Senior Apartments

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Cavalier Country Club Apartment

25 Golf View Drive, Newark, DE 19702

Provides: Senior Apartments

Rent a room at the beautiful Cavalier Country Club, where you will discover a community designed for active individuals who desire quality, beauty and convenience in their homes. Conveniently located near Christiana Mall, Christiana Medical Center and Delaware Tech Community College.


Liberty Terrace

100 Liberty Ter, Newark, DE 19702

Provides: Senior Apartments

Buckingham Place

25 B Windsor Circle, Newark, DE 19702

Provides: Senior Apartments, Independent Living

Village of Barrett's Run

100 N Barrett Lane, Newark, DE 19702

Provides: Senior Apartments, Independent Living

Marydale Retirement Village

135 Jeandell Dr, Newark, DE 19713

Provides: Senior Apartments

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Cost of senior apartments in Wilmington, DE

The average cost of senior living in Wilmington is 867 per month. Cheaper nearby regions include West Chester, PA with an average of 1,835 per month.

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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.

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

Financial assistance

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


Wilmington, Delaware, is not car dependent. Seniors can expect to rely on public transportation. Transit options in Wilmington include bus routes, rail lines, and public paratransit service. Seniors may receive fare discounts. Wilmington has somewhat limited biking infrastructure and is walkable.

Health care

Wilmington 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 Chester County Hospital and Paoli Hospital.

Senior activities

Many seniors find living in Wilmington to be pleasant and relaxing. The downtown area is filled with lots of local history such as the DuPont Building, the 1802 DuPont gunpowder works, and the DuPont family’s Georgian-style home. Brandywine Park is located to the north of the city and has many walking paths and a zoo. For art lovers, the Delaware Art Museum has a collection of more than 12,000 objects as well as a 9-acre sculpture park.

What are senior apartments?

Senior apartments offer a no-frills housing option for active and independent seniors. Units are often designed with senior-friendly features for accessibility, such as elevators and wide doorways. In general, senior apartments don’t provide health care services or daily assistance. Many senior apartments include:

  • Utilities
  • Home maintenance and repairs
  • Security
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Keystone Villa at Douglassville Independent Living, St. Martha Villa and Vernon House are the top rated senior apartments near Wilmington, Delaware. See full list of communities.

There are 15 senior apartments near Wilmington, Delaware. See the full list.

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