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  • Keystone Villa at Douglasville – Independent Living

    Keystone Villa at Douglasville – Independent Living

    1180 Ben Franklin Hwy E, Douglassville, PA 19518
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    At Keystone Villa at Douglassville, an Independent Living retirement community, there are no entrance fees, long-term leases or hidden costs. You will find everything you need to enjoy a worry-free, healthy and active retirement community lifestyle. This is an ideal setting for seniors who want to...

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  • St. Martha Villa

    St. Martha Villa

    490 Manor Avenue, Downingtown, PA 19335
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    Since our founding in 2003, St. Martha Villa has proudly served in the Chester County Community by providing exceptional care. Our bright, spacious, one story building is situated on a beautifully landscaped campus with numerous outdoor gardens, walking paths and even a putting green! The beautiful...

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  • Park View at Oak Crest

    Park View at Oak Crest

    560 Oak Drive, Harleysville, PA 19438
    (1)
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    Park View at Oak Crest is an independant living facility for seniors 62 and older.

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  • Harrison Hill Apartments

    Harrison Hill Apartments

    1015 Andrew Drive, West Chester, PA 19380
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    SPECIAL: 13 Month Lease with First Month Free on a $1500/month 1BR Prescott Model. Call for details, some restrictions apply. Application Fee: $45 per applicant Reservation Fee: $500 (This becomes your Security Deposit once Approved). No Amenity Fees and No Entrance Fees! Specifically designed for...

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  • Canvas Valley Forge

    Canvas Valley Forge

    101 Bryce Ln, King of Prussia, PA 19406
    (5)
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    Canvas is a brand-new concept in 55+ living. At Canvas, you can live your life on your own time, and let us take care of the details. Let your home set you free. SERVICES: Focus on living your best life—and let us take care of the details. Our selection of useful services was designed to help you...

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  • Park View at Cheltenham

    Park View at Cheltenham

    1990 Ashbourne Rd, Elkins Park, PA 19027
    (3)
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    Park View at Cheltenham is a 75-unit apartment complex, located in Elkins Park, PA for seniors 62 years of age or older who wish to live independently.   To qualify for an apartment at Park View, you must meet minimum age restrictions with qualifying incomes.  Rental assistance is welcome.

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  • Vernon House

    Vernon House

    3226 Clifford St., Philadelphia, PA 19121
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    At Vernon House, you’ll find a 62+ Senior Philadelphia apartment community where everything you want is brought together: a location in the neighborhood where you want to live, amenities designed to make your life more enjoyable, and features that are both modern and centered on comfort. When you...

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  • Park View at Tyler Run

    Park View at Tyler Run

    2105 Knob Hill Road, York, PA 17403
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    Park View at Tyler Run is a senior community located in York, Pennsylvania. York is situated in the south-central region of the state in York County, and is widely known for its architecture and cultural events. The historic York Fair, which claims to be the nation's oldest fair, takes place every...

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  • Riverview Point Apartments

    Riverview Point Apartments

    131 Main Street, Catawissa, PA 17820
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    Riverview Point is conveniently located in a quite community on the Main Street of Catawissa, PA. Grocery store, pharmacy, bank, Doctor's office & restaurants are all within walking distance. There is public transportation available. All apartments are equipped with emergency call bells in the...

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  • Park View at Manchester Heights

    Park View at Manchester Heights

    1900 Barley Road, York, PA 17408
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    Park View at Manchester Heights is a senior community located in York, Pennsylvania. York is a city located in York County and is known as the White Rose City. Here, residents enjoy a close-knit community, beautiful sites and access to a variety of shopping, dining and entertainment venues. Whether...

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  • Faison Mews

    Faison Mews

    1655 Park Blvd., Camden, NJ 08103
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    At Faison Mews, you’ll find a 62 and older senior affordable apartment home located in the beautiful Parkside neighborhood of Camden, New Jersey. These apartments are located in a neighborhood where seniors want to live, with amenities designed to make seniors lives more enjoyable, and apartment...

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  • Zurbrugg Mansion

    Zurbrugg Mansion

    531 Delaware Ave, Delanco, NJ 08075
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    A Historic Architectural Marvel located on the Delaware River in Delanco, NJ. The Zurbrugg Mansion is a Georgian Style Mansion that was designed by Philadelphia architect Frank Furness and built for the Swiss Industrialist Theophilus Zurbrugg in 1910. The recently restored Historic Mansion offers...

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  • Sullivan Place Apartments

    Sullivan Place Apartments

    100 Claymont Ave., Hanover, PA 18706
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    Sullivan Place Apartments, located in Hanover Township, features spacious one and two bedroom apartment homes for those 62+ years of age and/or disabled. The community is conveniently located in close proximity to shopping, banking, medical facilities and pharmacies. Sullivan Place is a Low Income...

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  • Park View at Box Hill

    Park View at Box Hill

    20 Box Hill S. Pkwy, Abingdon, MD 21009
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    Park View at Box Hill is a senior housing community in Abingdon, Harford County, MD. Abingdon is located approximately twenty five miles northeast of Baltimore, and sits on the Bush River, a tidal estuary that extends to the Chesapeake Bay. Abingdon has plenty to see and do; restaurants, theaters,...

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  • Park View at Miramar Landing

    Park View at Miramar Landing

    705 Compass Rd, Baltimore, MD 21220
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    Park View at Miramar Landing ,one of the area's newest apartment communities for seniors. Our leasing office is open Monday through Friday from 10:00AM until 3:00PM (except for holidays). Park View at Miramar Landing is designed with seniors in mind as you can see by our list of amenities. We...

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  • Park View at Fullerton

    Park View at Fullerton

    4300 Cardwell Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21236
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    Parkview at Fullerton is a beautiful senior community located in the Fullerton area. Our community offers social and recreational activities along with educational and health seminars. Management has monthly community updates with residents. We are conveniently located near area shopping malls,...

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  • Park View at Taylor

    4102 Taylor Ave, Baltimore, MD 21236
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    Parkview at Taylor is a beautiful senior community located in the Overlea/Fullerton area. Our community offers social and recreational activities along with educational and health seminars. Management has monthly community updates with the residents.We are conveniently located near area...

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  • Evergreen Senior Apartments

    Evergreen Senior Apartments

    1600 Evergreen Way, Essex, MD 21221
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    2017 Best of Senior Living in Essex, MD by SeniorAdvisor.com Evergreen Senior Apartments is part of the Renaissance Square community in Essex, Maryland. This vibrant community features one and two bedroom apartments as well as plentiful green space, walking trails and eco-friendly design features....

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  • Park View at Rosedale

    1315 Cheasco Ave, Rosedale, MD 21237
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    LIFE BEGINS HERE AT PARK VIEW AT ROSEDALE: Fashioned for adults ages 62 and better, the recently renovated and Award Winning Park View at Rosedale offers you the best of both worlds: peace-of-mind that comes with living in a senior-friendly community and many opportunities to enjoy exciting social...

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  • Ednor Apartments II

    Ednor Apartments II

    1050 East 33rd Street, Baltimore, MD 21218
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    Offering affordable one and two bedroom apartments designed for seniors ages 62+, you are sure to feel at home in our charming one and two bedroom apartment homes. A part of the Stadium Place campus, Ednor Apartments II is conveniently located with easy access to shopping, dining, and the Waverly...

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  • Ednor Apartments

    Ednor Apartments

    1040 East 33rd Street, Baltimore, MD 21218
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    Affordable Housing for Seniors Ages 62+! At Ednor Apartments you are sure to feel at home in our charming one and two bedroom apartment homes. A part of the Stadium Place campus, Ednor Apartments is conveniently located with easy access to shopping, dining, and the Waverly Branch Library, as well...

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  • Park Heights Place

    Park Heights Place

    5430 Park Heights Ave, Baltimore, MD 21215
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    Park Heights Place- For Seniors Ages 62+! Welcome to exceptional senior living at Park Heights Place, conveniently located in the revitalized Park Heights neighborhood of Baltimore City! Park Heights Place offers a variety of amenities and services to promote a healthy, active lifestyle. Enjoy...

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  • Cove Point Apartments 1

    Cove Point Apartments 1

    7801 Peninsula Expressway, Dundalk, MD 21222
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    Cove Point Apartments offers a charming home for seniors ages 62 and over within the close-knit Dundalk community. Cove Point has convenient access to local services, entertainment, shopping, library and nearby medical facilities, as well as easy transportation to all the recreational attractions...

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  • Oaks at Liberty

    Oaks at Liberty

    3501 Howard Park Ave, Baltimore, MD 21207
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    At Oaks at Liberty, you'll find a tranquil Baltimore apartment home where everything you want is brought together: a location in the neighborhood where you want to live, amenities designed to make your life more enjoyable, and features that are both modern and centered on comfort. Whether you...

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  • Westminster House Senior Apts

    524 N Charles St, Baltimore, MD 21201
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    Westminster House is one of the very few 'affordable' senior living communities in Baltimore. It was founded by United Presbyterian Ministries of MD, Inc. and is a stand alone, not-for-profit, 18-story apartment building with 282 total units. It has been 'home' to independent seniors since the...

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  • Park View at Randallstown

    Park View at Randallstown

    3530 Resource Drive, Randallstown, MD 21133
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    Your New Lifestyle Begins Here!Park View at Randallstown, an exciting apartment community for senior living! What you will find most appealing is that Park View at Randallstown was designed with Seniors in mind. We not only offer spacious 1 bedroom apartments, but also a range of fun & exciting...

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  • The Greens at Liberty Road

    The Greens at Liberty Road

    9707 Liberty Road, Randallstown, MD 21133
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    Winner of the SeniorAdvisor.com 2013 Excellence Award as Rated by Families! 2012 & 2013 PACE Award Winner! The Greens at Liberty Road offers a charming, affordable home for seniors 62 and over within the Randallstown community with its convenient access to local services as well as easy...

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  • The Greens at Logan Field

    The Greens at Logan Field

    3455 Dundalk Avenue, Dundalk, MD 21222
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    One Bedroom Apartment with Water Views is Available Now! Call today! The Greens at Logan Field offers charming, affordable 1 and 2 bedroom apartments for seniors 62 and over! The community features exciting amenities, as well as a convenient location near shopping in Dundalk. Our residents enjoy...

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  • The Greens at Irvington Mews

    The Greens at Irvington Mews

    4300 Frederick Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21229
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    The Greens at Irvington Mews offers award-winning, affordable 1 and 2 bedroom apartments for seniors 62 and over! The Greens at Irvington Mews features exciting amenities, as well as a convenient location near parks, shopping, and medical services. Our residents enjoy numerous and diverse...

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  • The Greens at Rolling Road

    1505 North Rolling Road, Catonsville, MD 21228
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    The Greens at Rolling Road is exclusively for seniors 62 and over, and offers 83 one and two-bedroom apartments with spacious floor plans and a comfortable living style complete with modern kitchens and plenty of closet space. You are sure to enjoy living at The Greens at Rolling Road with an array...

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  • Park View at Catonsville

    Park View at Catonsville

    303 Maiden Choice Ln, Catonsville, MD 21228
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    Managed by the Shelter Group, Parkview at Catonsville is an Award Winning independent living senior community for those 62 and better, providing a rural setting in an urban environment. Nestled in a wooded area, Parkview is conveniently located near banks and shopping, medical centers, restaurants,...

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  • The Greens at English Consul

    The Greens at English Consul

    4120 Oak Road, Halethorpe, MD 21227
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    The Greens at English Consul offers charming, affordable apartments for seniors 62 and over! The community features exciting amenities, as well as a convenient location in the Baltimore Highlands neighborhood of Baltimore County. Our residents enjoy numerous and diverse activities within the...

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  • Paramount Senior Living at Chambersburg Road

    Paramount Senior Living at Chambersburg Road

    6375 Chambersburg Rd, Fayetteville, PA 17222
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    When you hear a babbling brook, a bird singing in the early morning sunshine and the sounds of nature all around you, you know you have arrived at Paramount Senior Living at Chambersburg Road, located in Fayetteville, Pennsylvania. Our unique senior living community is nestled in the pristine and...

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  • The Greens at Hammonds Lane

    602 Hammonds Lane, Brooklyn Park, MD 21225
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    The Greens at Hammonds Lane is a beautiful community exclusively for seniors 62 and better! We offer a charming, affordable place to call home within the Brooklyn Park community with convenient access to local services as well as easy transportation to hospitals, shopping and I-695. The Greens at...

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  • Park View at Emerson

    Park View at Emerson

    9895 Palace Hall Drive, Laurel, MD 20723
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    WELCOME HOME! And welcome to easy living with the luxuries you deserve at a price you can afford. Park View at Emerson is proud to offer high quality one-bedroom apartment homes designed with seniors in mind. Every detail of our modern architecture makes life easier while providing opportunities...

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  • Brooklawn Apartments

    Brooklawn Apartments

    1001 Carroll Pkwy, #102, Frederick, MD 21701
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    Peaceful park like setting, adjoining Baker Park, near Culler Lake and close to downtown dining and shopping. The Apartments at Brooklawn has offered spacious maintenance free apartment homes for people who only want the best in gracious living for over 50 years. Our oversized 1, 2 & 3bedroom...

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  • Park View at Laurel I

    Park View at Laurel I

    9000 Briarcroft Ln, Laurel, MD 20708
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    Park View at Laurel I is a senior housing community conveniently located Just off of Highway 197 on Briarcroft Lane in Laurel, Prince George's County, Maryland. Our Savior Lutheran Church is just down the street, along with Super Best, Taco Bell, Sapphire Restaurant and Lounge and CVS pharmacy. Our...

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  • St. Mary Villa

    701 Lansdale Ave, Lansdale, PA 19446
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    Nestled quietly near the Wissahickon creek in Lansdale, PA is St. Mary Villa for Independent and Retirement living. From the moment you enter the elegant and well-appointed lobby, you'll feel immediately at home. Once you walk on the wide paths through the gardens and pass the chapel filled with...

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  • Pennsfield Senior Apartments

    119 Route 204, Selinsgrove, PA 17870
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    Pennsfield Senior Apartments are located in rural Selinsgrove in Snyder County, Pennsylvania. This quiet and serene borough is the sublime place to settle in and enjoy the small town life. Selinsgrove is right in the center of the Susquehanna River Valley which is full of luscious trees and gorgeous...

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  • Park View at Bel Air

    555 South Atwood Rd, Bel Air, MD 21014
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    The Park View at Bel Air is a senior housing community located in the entertaining city of Bel Air, MD. The community is located within walking distance of many shopping districts, multiple parks, and restaurants. Bel Air, the county seat of Harford County offers much to do in terms of entertainment...

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  • Luther Arms Apartments

    323 S Broad Street, Trenton, NJ 08608
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    Located in Trenton, Mercer County, New Jersey, Luther Arms Apartments offers an opportunity for affordable senior housing to residents. Consisting of 149 assisted rental units, Luther Arms Apartments provides rental subsidies, allowing a resident to pay 30 percent of his income for rent. Luther Arms...

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  • Park View at Towson

    20 Dunvale Road, Towson, MD 21204
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    Park View at Towson is a warm and affordable senior housing community located in lovely Towson, Baltimore County, Maryland. Located near Dulaney Plaza and Towson Town Center only minutes north of Baltimore, Park View at Towson offers bright one and two bedroom apartments equipped to meet the needs...

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  • Bowleys Garden Plaza

    5200 Bowleys Lane, Baltimore, MD 21206
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    Bowleys Garden Plaza is an affordable senior housing apartment complex for seniors 55 and older located in a cozy and peaceful neighborhood in Baltimore, Baltimore county, Maryland. Bowleys Garden Plaza is located with easy access to nearby shopping centers, coffee shops, banking, houses of worship,...

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  • Sunnybrook Senior

    225 Frock Drive, Westminster, MD 21157
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    A new life of convenience, independence, reliability and affordability is waiting for you at Sunnybrook Senior Apartments. In our community, you'll find all the comfort and amenities to assure a perfectly satisfying way of life. Our one and two bedroom apartments feature amenities such as a modern...

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  • Delaware Tower Apartments

    100 Smallacombe Drive, Scranton, PA 18508
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    The Delaware Tower is located in the heart of Scranton, Lackawanna County, PA. When choosing to live in this area, a senior can partake in a number of different activities. There are a variety of shopping venues and eateries that a senior will be able to enjoy. The Scranton area also has a number of...

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  • Keystone Place Apartments

    101 Smallacombe Drive, Scranton, PA 18508
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    Keystone Place Apartments is an affordable senior housing community located in Scranton, Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania. We believe that your dream community doesn't have to cost a fortune. The residents enjoy a beautiful scenic route on the drive to Keystone Place. We pride ourselves on our lush...

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  • Keystone Place Apartments

    375 Main Street, Dickson City, PA 18519
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    The Keystone Place senior apartments are located in the great town of Dickson City, Lackawanna County, PA. This town is known for its small town feel that most seniors look for when trying to find the right senior housing. There are a number of things to do around this area such as the Circle Drive...

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  • Highlandtown Plaza

    155 Grundy St., Baltimore, MD 21224
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    Highlandtown Plaza are senior apartments, located in Baltimore, MD in what many typically refer to as Baltimore County, is the premier place for the 55 and over community member who now wants to relax and enjoy the softer side. With the convenience of a bus line, our community members often enjoy...

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  • Park View at Dundalk

    103 Center Place, Dundalk, MD 21222
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    The senior housing community of Park View at Dundalk, Maryland offers wonderful accommodations at an affordable price. Park View at Dundalk provides housing to low income seniors 55 and older that accepts Section 8 vouchers. Our residents can choose from two different one bedroom floor plans in our...

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  • Park View at Woodlawn

    2020 Featherbed Ln, Baltimore, MD 21207
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    Park View at Woodlawn is located in the historical city of Baltimore, Baltimore County, MD. Those who enjoy the city lifestyle will certainly enjoy this wonder senior housing complex. Visit downtown Baltimore or the Inner Harbor, and everything in between, Living in this city will not disappoint....

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Reading, Pennsylvania

Local Hospitals and Health Care Providers

For many seniors, especially those with chronic diseases or those requiring long-term therapy, access to hospitals might be a significant factor while choosing which community is best for them. In total, there are 3 hospitals located in Reading which offer emergency services and other healthcare. The top hospitals in Reading include Reading Hospital, St Joseph Medical Center, and Haven Behavioral Hospital Of Eastern Pennsylvania.

Cost of Living

Senior community price is determined by the neighborhood in which it is located. The rent burden for Reading is around 20.3% of the average monthly income. The median monthly price for rent in Reading is $759 and the median price for a home for Reading is $68,165. The cost of living index for Reading is around 82.0 where a score of 100 is the national average, and anything lower than 100 is cheaper than the average. Reading has a grocery-price index of about 100.1.

Regional Climate and Weather Information

The humidity, air temperature, and air quality of a location can have a serious impact on the well-being of your family member. The average air quality index rating in Reading is around 43.9. The average air quality conditions are rated as good. The air quality index rating reaches its max score in the month of December at approximately 57.2. During this time, the average air quality conditions are rated moderate. This means that those who are unusually sensitive should consider limiting the amount of time spent on outdoor exertion. On average, Reading has a humidity rating of 63%. The average humidity levels are highest in the month of January at approximately 68%. During the summer, the air temperature in Reading is about 75°F. The low summer temperature falls to approximately 61°F in the month of June. The summer high rises to around 88°F in July. During winter, the temperature sinks to roughly 34°F. The highest winter temperature is roughly 45°F in the month of December. The low winter temperature will rise to roughly 23 °F during the month of January. Reading has a humid subtropical type of climate. Monthly, Reading measures approximately 4 inches of precipitation. The most rain historically happens in July with an average of 5 inches in a month. In terms of snow fall Reading experiences on average 18.30 inches of snow in a year.

Demographics and Values

In terms of non-Christian denominations in Reading, out of the total population 0.3% practice Judaism, 0.0% practice an Eastern religion, and 0.2% practice Islam. In terms of Christian denominations, out of the total population of Reading 19.1% practice Catholicism, 10.4% are Lutherans, and 7.0% are Presbyterians. In Reading, 51.6% are nonbelievers. Based on gender, 49.3% are male and 50.7% are female. The median age of Reading is 29 years old. In Reading, 18.2% of the population are over the age of 55, 7.8% are over the age of 60, 3.7% are over the age of 70, and 2.2% are over the age of 80. Out of the total population of Reading, 14.2% do not have health insurance, 36.6% live in poverty, 61.9% participate in the labor force, and 19.4% have some form of disability. In the previous presidential election, 4.9% voted for a third party candidate, 42.6% voted Democrat, and 52.5% voted Republican in Berks county. Racially, the population of Reading is 3.2% Native American, 0.5% Asian, 11.7% other or not specified, 52.8% white, 0.1% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 12.1% black, 64.7% Hispanic, and 19.6% mixed race. In terms of crime, Reading has 7.3 violent crimes per 1000 residents and 23.9 property crimes per 1000 residents. Of the population of Reading 9.2% have a college degree, 2.8% have a graduate degree, and 35.2% have a high-school diploma. Reading has a population density of 3,475 people per square mile. The current population of Reading is growing at a rate of 0.004%. In Reading, 3.8% of the people are veterans of the United States military. Reading is considered friendly to members of the LGBTQ+ community.

State Information

An overview of Pennsylvania

Based on natural beauty, Pennsylvania ranks 38th in the nation. In terms of resources, Pennsylvania has a cost of living index of 98.6, a grocery index rating of 106.9, and a housing index rating of 100.8. 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. Overall, Pennsylvania ranks 41st in quality of life and 21st in healthcare compared to other US states. The state of Pennsylvania has 201 hospitals and 273 health centers, providing care to a population of 12,823,695. The three highest ranked hospitals in Pennsylvania are Reading Hospital, Lancaster General Hospital, and And Main Line Hospital Bryn Mawr Campus.

Social demographics of the state

During the latest presidential election, 48% voted for the Republican candidate while 47% voted for the Democratic candidate. The state has a median age of 41 and 32% of its population being over the age of 55. In Pennsylvania, 34% of the population attend some form of religious service and there are 15,359 different congregations. The top three Christian denominations in the state are Evangelical Protestant-19%, Mainline Protestant-23%, and Historically Black Protestant-5%. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-<1%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%. In Pennsylvania there are 535 masonic lodges. In terms of diversity, Pennsylvania ranks 29th in the nation and is considered LGBTQ friendly.

State-wide weather information

During the winter, the average temperature in Pennsylvania drops to around 29°F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 45°F during the month of December. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around 11°F in the month of January. The average temperature in the summer rises to around 69°F. The average high summer temperature is around 89°F in the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 47°F during the month of June. The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of July at around 6.38 inches. The average monthly precipitation for the state of Pennsylvania is around 3.64 inches. The average humidity across the state is 70%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 75% in the month of January. The average air quality index rating in Pennsylvania is 39.9 AQI. The average air quality index rating peaks in the month of May with a rating of around 49.0 AQI. While residents of Pennsylvania mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it's important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Pennsylvania can include floods, tornados, and and hurricanes.

Wildlife to be found in Pennsylvania

The state of Pennsylvania has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of dotted hawthorn, wild ginger, weeping willow, and columbine. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the mink, the coyote, the elk, or the bobcats. The state animal of Pennsylvania is the the white-tailed deer.