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Expert Senior Living Advisors from A Place for Mom can help direct you to Senior Apartments communities. Together, we will find the perfect fit for your loved one; and we will provide direction and support as needed. We partner with 20 Senior Apartments communities in MA 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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Senior housing types near Cambridge, MA

  • Residences at Highland Glen

    Residences at Highland Glen

    4100 Highland Glen Rd, Westwood, MA 02090
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    Welcome to The Residences at Highland Glen, a friendly, upscale community for active adults, age 55 or older. Residents will enjoy the beautiful surroundings of Twin Pine Hill in Westwood, yet be in close proximity to everything! Conveniently located at Exit 16B/Westwood Route 109, there is...

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  • Canton Estates

    Canton Estates

    32 Neponset Street #1202, Canton, MA 02021
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    We have two residential apartment communities in two convenient locations in Canton, MA. Canton Estates is for those who want spaciousness, convenience and comfort in a contemporary environment. We have short term leases available. Our locations are all easily accessible from Routes RT. 1, 128, 95,...

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  • Sacred Heart Apartments

    Sacred Heart Apartments

    23 Hawley Street, Lawrence, MA 01843
    (2)
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    The brand new Sacred Heart Apartments include 44 affordable one and two bedroom rental apartments. In order to qualify, at least one member of the household must be 55 years of age or older. Sacred Heart Apartments is a pet-friendly and entirely Smoke-Free Community. This restoration of three...

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  • Anwelt Heritage Apartments

    Anwelt Heritage Apartments

    1 Oak Hill Road, Fitchburg, MA 01420
    (3)
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    The Anwelt Heritage Apartments turn the historic Anwelt Shoe factory into beautiful, eco-friendly apartments for active adults 55 and better. Anwelt Has 86 one and two-bedroom residences ranging in size from 656 to over 1200 square feet. The sun- filled residences highlight architectural...

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  • Suffield Commons, LLC

    Suffield Commons, LLC

    82 N Main Street, Suffield, CT 06078
    (3)
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    Suffield Commons is located in downtown historic Suffield, Connecticut. With a great location, everything you need is in walking distance; the shops, church, and even the library. Enjoy local festivals and events? You won't miss the action here! Our apartments feature: wall to wall carpeting, a full...

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  • The Court of Saint James

    The Court of Saint James

    144 S Main St, West Hartford, CT 06107
    (1)
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    Welcome Home The Court of Saint James is a unique retirement community with amenities for living a good life. The location is less than one mile from the Center of West Hartford, Connecticut which boasts exceptional shopping and delightful dining. The Court of Saint James is an affordable,...

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  • Boulder Ridge

    Boulder Ridge

    400 Commerce Drive, Canton, CT 06019
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    If you're 55 or over with an eye toward quality, in search of a senior living community, you'll find what you want, at the price you want at Boulder Ridge in Canton, Connecticut. Conveniently located on the Canton-Avon line, this age-restricted Metro Prime senior living community is just a short...

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  • Diamond Rock Terrace

    Diamond Rock Terrace

    11 Gurley Ave, Troy, NY 12182
    (4)
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    Diamond Rock Terrace is convenient to the Capital District's major highways, and it's just a short drive to your favorite shopping centers, drugstores, restaurants and entertainment of all kinds. HOME: Diamond Rock Terrace's apartment homes provide comfort, style, and taste, offering an affordable...

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  • Glenmont Abbey Village

    Glenmont Abbey Village

    7 Thomas Cole Dr, Glenmont, NY 12077
    (4)
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    Fill your days with things you want to do, not things you have to do. Nestled in a wooded area in Glenmont, New York, Glenmont Abbey Village is where you can stay at home and feel as if you're on a retreat. Whether you prefer a walk in the gardens or socializing with friends, you'll find what you...

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  • Carlton Hollow Apartments

    Carlton Hollow Apartments

    2000 Carlton Way, Ballston Spa, NY 12020
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    ENJOY LIFE … with less responsibility in Saratoga County! Carlton Hollow Apartments, a 55+ active adult community, combines upscale apartment living with amenities and programs that offer fun, wellness, and fitness year-round. At Carlton, our community offers plenty of opportunities for wellness and...

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  • Summit at Glenwyck

    Summit at Glenwyck

    150 Dutch Meadows Lane, Glenville, NY 12302
    (8)
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    The Meadows at Glenwyck is a 55 and older senior housing community located in scenic Glenville, Schenectady County, New York. Glenville is a small town outside of Schenectady with close access to Albany and major highways I-90 and I-87 in central New York State. Glenville's motto is 'a town of good...

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  • Heritage Pointe Apartments

    Heritage Pointe Apartments

    6 Anderson School Road, Staatsburg, NY 12580
    (2)
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    82 Unit Affordable Senior Housing Community Beautifully situated near the Hudson River in one of New York's most historic regions, Heritage Pointe is Hyde Park's premier senior rental community. Heritage Pointe combines the beauty of its natural landscaping with the convenience of access to nearby...

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  • Springvale Apartments

    Springvale Apartments

    2-T Skytop Dr, Croton-on-Hudson, NY 10520
    (18)
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    Springvale Apartments is a vibrant community for adults 55 and up. Independent Living in a Park-Like setting overlooking the Hudson River in the town of Cortlandt. We have thirty buildings located on thirty-five acres with river views and old growth trees. Our garden apartments, with private...

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  • Little Falls Garden Apts.

    759 E Monroe St, Little Falls, NY 13365
    (1)
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    Little Falls Garden Apartments is located in the beautiful Mohawk Valley Region of New York State. The complex consists of fifty (50) one-bedroom units designated for seniors 62 or over and/or persons with disabilities. The properties grounds and common areas are very well maintained and tranquility...

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  • Little Neck Village

    330 Wareham Road, Marion, MA 02738
    (3)
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    Little Neck Village is a senior housing development found in the charming seaside town of Marion, Massachusetts, in Plymouth County. Our affordable apartments have harbor views and we are located near shopping, dining establishments and hospitals. Affordable one and two bedroom apartments are income...

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  • Sycamore Place Apartments

    285 Maplewood Avenue, Bridgeport, CT 06605
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    Sycamore Place Apartments is a senior's housing residence located in Bridgeport, Fairfield County, Connecticut. With a positive and welcoming atmosphere, Sycamore Place Apartments is a wonderful choice for your new home. Known as 'Park City', Bridgeport is a dream for anyone who loves nature and...

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  • Summit at Saratoga

    1 Perry Rd, Saratoga Springs, NY 12866
    (5)
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    The Summit at Saratoga is a 55 and older maintenance free senior housing community located near historic Saratoga Springs in the Town of Wilton. Our community is conveniently located off highway I-87 and Route 50 in Wilton and minutes to downtown Saratoga Springs. The area offers history, culture...

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  • Freedom Village

    Freedom Village

    69 Straight St, Paterson, NJ 07501
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  • Hudson Pointe Apartments

    90 Grand Street, Newburgh, NY 12550
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  • High Pointe Apartments

    223 West Street, Newburgh, NY 12550
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Cambridge, Massachusetts

Cost of Living

The total cost of living can be the major factor in selecting what community works best. The rent burden for Cambridge is around 18.4% of the average monthly income. Per month, the median price of rent in Cambridge is about $1,989 per month and the median home value in Cambridge is about $670,281.

Demographics and Values

Based on gender, 50.9% are female and 49.1% are male. The median age of Cambridge is 30 years old. In Cambridge, 1.9% of the people are veterans of the United States military. In terms of education, 76.4% have a college degree, 47.4% have a graduate degree, and 8.9% have a high-school diploma. Demographically, Cambridge is 10.8% black, 66.9% white, 15.7% Asian, 8.8% Hispanic, 2.1% other or not specified, 0.2% Native American, 4.2% mixed race, and 0.1% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian. In Cambridge, 13.5% live in poverty, 6.8% have some form of disability, 2.3% do not have health insurance, and 2.8% are widowed. Currently, the population of Cambridge consists of 113,630 people. Cambridge has a population density of 6,862 people per square mile.

State Information

An overview of Massachusetts

The natural beauty of Massachusetts is ranked 26th in the nation. The state of Massachusetts has a cost of living index of 133.8 where a score of 100 is the national average, and anything above 100 is considered more expensive than the average. The state has a grocery index rating of 113.9 and a housing index rating of 170.3. Overall, Massachusetts ranks 8th in quality of life and 2nd in healthcare compared to other US states. In total, Massachusetts has 78 general hospitals and 129 health centers that provide care for 6,941,273 citizens. The three highest ranked hospitals in Massachusetts are Cape Cod Hospital, Massachusetts General Hospital, and New England Baptist Hospital.

Social demographics of the state

The state of Massachusetts ranks 16th in the country for diversity and the state is considered very LGBTQ friendly. In terms of religious values, 23% of Massachusetts's population regularly attend some form of service and there are in total 4,200 different congregations. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-3%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%, with the most common Christian denominations consisting of Evangelical Protestant-9%, Mainline Protestant-10%, and Historically Black Protestant-2%. In Massachusetts there are 27 masonic lodges. The state has a median age of 39 and 30% of its population being over the age of 55. During the latest presidential election, 33% voted for the Republican candidate while 60% voted for the Democratic candidate.

State-wide weather information

The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of May at around 6.10 inches. On average, the state receives 4.04 inches of precipitation a month. Massachusetts experiences an average humidity rating of about 71%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of December at around 71%. The average temperature in the summer rises to around 68F. The average high summer temperature is around 85F in the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 50F during the month of June. The average temperature in the winter falls to around 28F. The average high winter temperature is around 45F in the month of January. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around 7F in the month of December. On average, Massachusetts has an air quality index rating of around 38.9 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of May with a rating of 47.5 AQI. While residents of Massachusetts mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it's important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Massachusetts can include hurricanes, earthquakes (moderate), and and tornadoes.

Wildlife to be found in Massachusetts

The state of Massachusetts has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of white spruce, American linden, eastern red cedar, and butterfly weed. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the bats, the black bears, the lanceleaf coreopsis, or the spike gayfeather. The state animal of Massachusetts is the woodchucks.