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6 Senior Apartments near Merrillville, IN

If you’re an active, independent older adult looking for senior housing in Merrillville, senior citizen apartments in Merrillville 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 Merrillville and consider their options. With 6 senior rentals in Merrillville, IN, we can help you find the right apartment for your budget and lifestyle. Whether you’re looking for upscale Merrillville 55-plus apartments or low-income senior apartments for rent in Merrillville, A Place for Mom can simplify your search.

You may also consider nearby communities such as Hammond, Gary or Hobart.

Senior Apartments Facilities near Merrillville, IN

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Last Updated: 3/23/23
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Average starting price of Senior Apartments in Merrillville, IN is $1,165/month. Learn more

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Senior Apartments

Average starting price $1,165/month
Average starting price $4,988/month
Average starting price $5,687/month
Average starting price $6,849/month
Average starting price $3,047/month
Average starting price $4,086/month

Two Hearts Homes for Seniors

18220 Clark St, Lowell, IN 46356

Starting at$X,XXX+ monthly
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Provides: Assisted Living
5.0(10 reviews)

Two Hearts provides my mom the most OUTSTANDING care anyone could ask for. She absolutely loves living everyday in this home! She is always talking about the staff on how kind, and loving the workers are to...

Brookdale Valparaiso Assisted Living

2601 Valparaiso Street, Valparaiso, IN 46383

Starting at$X,XXX+ monthly
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Provides: Assisted Living
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Exceptional Senior LivingChoose us for your next home base, and you can the stress and isolation that often come with life at home for an upgraded quality of life. Chores are gone. Laundry, cleaning, home maintenance—we’ll take care of all of that. All you have to take care of it living your best...

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Beauty Salon
Guest meals
4.7(27 reviews)

This has been a wonderful experience with Brookdale. I couldn't imagine a better place to leave my loved one during my time away. The staff communication with the family was great! There were three...

Vita Luxury Apartments On Grant

8500 Grant Circle, Merrillville, IN 46410

Starting at$X,XXX+ monthly
Provides: Senior Apartments

The Residences at Merrillville Lakes are Now Open!!If you are ready to enjoy a carefree lifestyle, then now is the time to visit the brand new, premier apartment community known as The Residences at Merrillville Lakes. Construction is completed on our first building and now’s your chance reserve...

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4.0(9 reviews)

I love this community because it instantly felt like home. The location is perfect and the buildings are very well kept. I love that it is an adult community and I enjoy meeting people in the clubhouse.

Northtown Village Senior Apartments

2320 Broadway St., East Chicago, IN 46312

Provides: Senior Apartments

Terian House

501 Albert St, Valparaiso, IN 46383

Provides: Senior Apartments

Hammond Elderly Apartments

5111 Sohl Avenue, Hammond, IN 46320

Provides: Senior Apartments

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Cost of senior apartments in Merrillville, IN

The average cost of senior living in Merrillville is 1,165 per month. Cheaper nearby regions include Chicago, IL with an average of 1,940 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 Merrillville, Indiana, seniors have access to local offices and organizations that may help them obtain financial assistance for senior care, including:

Financial assistance

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


Merrillville, Indiana is a mostly car-dependent area, where seniors can expect to need a car for most errands. Public transit options in Merrillville are provided by Gary Public Transportation Corp (GPTC), and seniors may receive fare discounts. There are numerous bus routes that serve Merrillville and connect to the surrounding area. Merrillville has some biking infrastructure but can be a challenge to get around on foot.

Health care

Merrillville 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 St. Mary Medical Center and Franciscan Health Crown Point.

Senior activities

Merrillville is a perfect slice of Northwestern Indiana living. Located within an hour from Chicago, Gary, and Indiana Dunes National Park, Merrillville is a great jumping-off point for fun day trips. Closer to home, Merrillville history is on display at the Merrillville-Ross Township Historical Museum. Soar among the stars at the Merrillville Community Planetarium. Grab some breakfast at Veterans Cafe, which serves great food while helping veterans, and then hit the links at the Turkey Creek Golf Course.

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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Liberty Village, Arden Active Living and Renaissance Saint Luke are the top rated senior apartments near Merrillville, Indiana. See full list of communities.

There are 6 senior apartments near Merrillville, Indiana. See the full list.

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