55 + Senior Apartments near Memphis, TN

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Searching for Senior Apartment communities in Memphis, TN?

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 12 Senior Apartment communities in TN 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 Memphis, TN

  • City View Towers

    City View Towers

    256 S Camilla St, Memphis, TN 38104
    (1)
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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
    (44)
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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

    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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  • 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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  • Columbus Gardens

    Columbus Gardens

    1011 4th St, South, Columbus, MS 39701
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    Columbus Gardens offers elegant one and two bedroom apartment homes for those who want an independent lifestyle while enjoying the comforts and conveniences of senior living. This community offers responsive management, 24-hour emergency maintenance, washers and dryers, resident activities and a...

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  • The Lodge at Johns Road

    The Lodge at Johns Road

    451 Johns Rd NW, Huntsville, AL 35806
    (3)
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    The Lodge at Johns Road, is Huntsville's newest '55 and better apartment home community! The Lodge at Johns Road offers Studio, 1-, 2- and 3- bedroom apartment homes ranging from 673 to 1,262 square feet. The community is brand new and has a fully secure entry, a library, gathering room, salon,...

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  • Nashville Christian Towers, Inc.

    Nashville Christian Towers, Inc.

    101 Foothill Ct, Nashville, TN 37217
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    Nashville Christian Towers is a 175 unit community dedicated to providing senior adults a secure residence in a Christian environment. A place of residence for adults who are at least 62 years of age and live on a fixed income. Each member of our community is capable of providing for their daily...

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  • Sycamores Terrace Senior Apartments

    Sycamores Terrace Senior Apartments

    1427 Lebanon Pike, Nashville, TN 37210
    (36)
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    The Sycamores Terrace Retirement Community has provided exceptional care and service to Nashville seniors for more than 40 years. Now under new ownership and a new name, Sycamores Terrace Senior Apartments will continue to offer extraordinary service while providing a unique affordable housing...

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  • The Commons

    The Commons

    4300 Chris Drive, Huntsville, AL 35802
    (5)
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    The Commons is Huntsville's first 55+ Active Adult Community and is very different from other apartments or retirement living options in our area. A 55+ Active Adult Community, like The Commons, is an age restricted community. That means we are required by the 1995 Housing for Older Persons Act to...

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  • Pembroke Senior

    113 East Cherry Street, Pembroke, KY 42266
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    The Pembroke Senior Citizens Center is a senior housing in an apartment complex for the elderly located in Pembroke, KY. Nestled in the Eastern corner of Christian County, the city of Pembroke is a small, quiet community, ideally suited for a retirement facility. Residents are afforded a spectacular...

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  • Three Oaks Community

    Three Oaks Community

    2441 Homewood Avenue, Paducah, KY 42003
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  • HomeTowne at Conway

    1750 Village Commons Dr., Conway, AR 72032
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Senior Apartments in Memphis, TN

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 median monthly cost of a senior apartment in Memphis is about $585 in the city proper and $627 within the metropolitan area. In the state of Tennessee, the median monthly cost for a senior apartment is around $416.

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

Cost of Living in Memphis, TN

The cost of living in Memphis is rated 16 points lower than the national average of 100. The city also has a below average grocery index rating and an extremely affordable median rent, making it a great option for senior living in Tennessee.

Cost-of-living index Grocery index Median rent Rent burden Median home value Median family income Estate tax Sales tax
84 90 $925 20.1% $94,126 $38,230 no estate tax or inheritance tax 7.0%

Local Hospitals

There are at least ten general hospitals that service the city's emergency needs. Three of the top-rated hospitals in Memphis are:

Weather and Climate

Memphis has a humid subtropical type of climate. This means that the summers tend to be hot and humid while the winters tend to be mild and rainy. On average, the humidity level for Memphis is roughly 68%. The average humidity levels are highest during the month of July at about 71%.

Seasonal Temperatures

Average summer temp Typical summer high Typical summer low Average winter temp Typical winter high Typical winter low
83°F 93°F (July) 71°F (July) 45°F 57°F (February) 32°F (January)

Air Quality

Average air quality index rating Average maximum air quality index rating
48 (Good) 68 during June (Moderate)

Moderate conditions mean that those who are sensitive to particulates in the air should consider limiting the amount of time they spend on outdoor exertion.

Precipitation and Inclement Weather

Average monthly precipitation Average maximum monthly precipitation Average yearly snowfall Inclement weather
5” 6” (April) 3” earthquakes (moderate), tornadoes, and floods

Demographics and Values

2016 Presidential Election Results for Shelby County

Voted Democratic Voted Republican Voted Third Party
61.95% 34.48% 3.57%

Population Statistics

Population metro Population city proper Population density Population trend
1,068,873 652,236 793 people per square mile Growing at a rate of -0.14%

Age

Median 55+ 60+ 70+ 80+
34 24% 10% 5% 3%

Highest Level of Education

High-school diploma College degree Graduate degree
30% 26% 10%

Race & Ethnicity

Asian Black Hispanic Native American White Two or more Other or Not Specified
1.6% 63.9% 7% 0.2%% 29.2% 1.6% 3.4%

Religious Denominations

Judaism Eastern religion Islam Nonbelievers, agnostic, or atheist Catholicism Baptist Other Christian faith
0.9% 0.7% 0.5% 36.3% 26% 7% 13%

Crime

Total crimes Property crimes per 1,000 citizens Violent crimes per 1,000 citizens
54,504 64 20

Miscellaneous

Unemployed Participate in the labor force Have some form of disability Live in poverty Widows Veterans
10% 64% 14% 27% 6% 7%

Memphis is considered moderately unfriendly to members of the LGBTQ+ community. This means that members of the community may face discrimination based on their gender or sexual preference by members of the general public. However, this varies from neighborhood to neighborhood, with some areas being very friendly and others potentially hostile.

Arts, Culture, Entertainment, and Recreation

Memphis is considered one of the greatest cities in America for music and beauty. Memphis has Beale Street, the birthplace of the American Blues Scene, is home to Sun Records, and is considered the birthplace of honky tonk, twang, and rockabilly. Sun was the first label to record Elvis Presley, Roy Orbison, Jerry Lee Lewis, Carl Perkins, and Johnny Cash.

If you love outdoors, The Memphis Botanic Garden is a 96-acre botanical garden where guests can take a stroll through 28 different. There are 35 major trails for hiking in Memphis as well, not only through public farmland but through state parks like T.O. Fuller State Park and Meeman-Shelby Forest State Park.

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