Charlotte (NC) Senior Living Communities
Less than an hour’s drive to the Appalachian Mountains, four hours to the Atlantic Ocean, and seven hours to Washington DC, Charlotte’s location is one of its greatest assets. It’s also a big modern city that has retained its Southern feel. Before you start your search for Charlotte senior living, see what The Queen City has to offer.
Charlotte’s overall cost of living is 7% below the national average according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. And a combined state and local tax rate (6.85%) that falls in country’s middle. Some senior living costs slightly above the national average. For example, a one-bedroom in an assisted living facility averages $3,690 a month says Genworth Financial’s long-term care survey. A private room in a nursing home averages $203 a day, while a semi-private averages $191.
Charlotte’s attractions will surely keep you busy for years to come. There’s the NASCAR Hall of Fame, the Billy Graham Library, Discovery Place, Charlotte Nature Museum, Carolinas Aviation Museum, Levine Museum of the New South, and the Bechtler Museum of Modern Art among others.
For those interested in the performing arts, not to worry. Here’s a sampling of what you’ll find: Charlotte Symphony Orchestra, Opera Carolina, Tremont Music Hall, The Robot Johnson Show, ImaginOn, and the Carolina Actor’s Theater Studio.
Nature lovers will appreciate Mecklenburg County’s 210 parks sitting on 17,600 acres of greenery, rivers, and lakes. For the adventurous, visit the U.S. National Whitewater Center for some thrilling whitewater rafting. Charlotte is home to 27 recreational centers including four center seniors. Check out Charlotte-Mecklenburg Senior Centers for more information.
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