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Page Reviewed / Updated – October 7, 2022

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Garland can offer an affordable retirement for budget-conscious seniors. The overall cost of living is slightly higher than the state median, though it’s a bit lower than the U.S. national average. Seniors may pay a little more for transportation and groceries than they would in other Texas cities, though health care costs are very affordable. Assisted living care in Garland costs an average of $4,195 per month, which is over $300 lower than the average city in America.

One of the biggest benefits of retiring to Garland is the low taxes. Not only is there no state sales tax, but Social Security benefits and all other types of retirement income are exempt from taxation.

In addition to providing a list of the best assisted living facilities in Garland, TX, this guide provides an overview of the cost of assisted living in Garland, as well as average costs for other types of care. Additionally, find a list of free and low-cost services that provide seniors with a variety of assistance in their communities.

The Cost of Assisted Living in Garland, TX

Part of the Dallas–Fort Worth metroplex, Garland shares the same cost data as Dallas. According to the Genworth Cost of Care Survey 2021, assisted living in Garland costs an average of $4,195 per month. This is over $300 less than the U.S. average, though it’s higher than what seniors typically pay in other Texas cities. While more expensive than nearby towns like Tyler and Waco, Garland is considered affordable compared to larger metropolitan areas such as Houston and Austin, where assisted living costs $4,245 and $5,345 per month, respectively.

  • Garland: $4,195
  • Texas: $3,998
  • United States: $4,500
  • Austin: $5,345
  • Houston: $4,245
  • Tyler: $3,863
  • Waco: $2,800

The Cost of Other Types of Care in Garland, TX

Seniors may also explore options such as in-home care and home health care, which are provided in the senior’s home and cost $4,862 per month. Adult day health care is beneficial for those only needing part-time care and is the most affordable option at $1,517. Nursing homes offer the most comprehensive care and are the most expensive, with rates averaging $5,627 for semiprivate accommodations and $8,460 for a private room.

  • Assisted Living Facility: $4,195
  • In-Home Care: $4,862
  • Home Health Care: $4,862
  • Adult Day Health Care: $1,517
  • Nursing Home Facility (semiprivate room): $5,627
  • Nursing Home Facility (private room): $8,460

Note: Data for Garland was unavailable, so data for the nearest city, Dallas, was used instead.

Brookdale Club Hill

Situated on 16 acres of landscaped grounds featuring walking paths and duck ponds, Brookdale Club Hill offers seniors a peaceful haven in which to spend their retirement. Staff is available 24/7 to provide assistance as needed and to do the household chores while residents enjoy the community’s many amenities. Residents can pursue their hobbies or learn a new skill in the arts and crafts studio, gather with friends in the coffee shop, read a good book in the library or play a game of card or billiards in the games room. The community also arranges group excursions into the local area for shopping and to restaurants and entertainment venues.

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  • 17 floor plans, from studio apartments to two-bedroom cottages
  • Outdoor swimming pool

Silver Creek Garland

Silver Creek Garland offers seniors the opportunity to live a full and independent life in a homelike environment. Residents can choose from studio, one- and two-bedroom apartments with kitchenettes and wheelchair-accessible bathrooms. The community’s Life Enrichment program is tailored to the needs and preferences of its residents. Each day, seniors can take part in a range of activities, including cognitive social exercises, fitness and wellness classes, arts and crafts and scheduled group outings. Families are welcome to attend special events, such as cookouts and holiday celebrations. Silver Creek Assisted Living is on our list due to its continuum of care as the needs of residents change.

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  • Amenities include a full-service beauty salon, a media room and a coffee and snack bar
  • Monthly wellness checks

Mayberry Gardens Assisted Living and Memory Care Homes

Mayberry Gardens Garland is just a short walk away from Spring Creek Forest Preserve with walking trails and wildlife, perfect for a day out with visiting family. This small community of 11 residents offers seniors the chance to live an independent lifestyle while having access to all the personal care and support they require. Seniors can stay physically, mentally and socially active through a range of organized activities designed to meet the needs, interests and abilities of each resident. In their free time, residents can enjoy a conversation with their peers by the fireplace, relax on the front porch or get a haircut in the beauty salon.

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  • Transparent pricing structure
  • 24/7 caregivers to assist with activities of daily living and medication management

Colonial Oaks at Campbell Park

Colonial Oaks at Campbell Park provides seniors with personalized care plans that promote independence and dignity without having the concerns associated with maintaining a home. Seniors can pursue their hobbies and interests and remain active with the community’s wellness program that's designed to promote social engagement, sensory stimulation and personal reminiscence. Residents are encouraged to spend time in the fresh air, relaxing on the outdoor patio or taking a stroll around the secured courtyard. Fresh chef-prepared meals are served in the community’s restaurant-style dining room and a private dining room is available for seniors to host visiting friends and family.

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  • Private apartments with treetop or courtyard views
  • Services include daily bed-making, weekly housekeeping and laundry

Franklin Park Appletree Court

Located 16 minutes northwest of Garland, Franklin Park Appletree Court is close to shops, restaurants and churches, ideal for seniors who like to get out and about. Residents can choose from spacious studio, one- and two-bedroom apartments, all with individual climate controls. Seniors have plenty to keep them busy with a full activities calendar that includes exercises, games, sing-alongs, current events, gardening and arts and crafts. The community also arranges off-site excursions, themed dinners, wine and cheese parties. Families are welcome to join their loved ones for regular family fun nights. We include Franklin Park Appletree Court in our top 10 for its philosophy of encouraging residents to be the best they can.

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  • Private dining rooms available for special occasions
  • Month-to-month rental agreements

The Reserve at North Dallas

The Reserve at North Dallas is situated 9 miles outside of Garland and provides seniors with attentive, personalized care specially tailored to meet their needs, preferences and abilities. A diverse events calendar is filled with leisure, educational and social activities. Seniors can begin their day with gym time or a fitness class, followed by music therapy, games, computer classes or art and crafts, and finish with a fun night of bingo. The community’s communal spaces are designed to encourage social connection, activity and independence. Seniors can choose from different dining options, including an elegant dining hall, Flo’s Cafe or a private dining room.

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  • Grounds feature patio areas and a courtyard with a pond
  • Situated near to local hospitals, health care, shopping and dining

The Wellington at Arapaho

Located in the affluent Dallas suburb of Richardson, The Wellington at Arapaho is just a 20-minute drive from Garland. It provides seniors with the right level of support to allow them to live happy, safe and fulfilling lives. Residents have access to a range of activities designed to help them develop new skills and expand their social circles. Fitness classes, knitting clubs, happy hours, bake-offs and trivia nights are just some of the daily activities on offer.  The community also hosts special events and musical entertainment for seniors to enjoy. To relax, residents can read in the library, chat with friends in the comfy lounge area, get pampered in the salon or take in the fresh air in the courtyard. The Wellington at Arapaho is included on our list for the wide variety of activities and entertainment it offers.

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  • Scheduled courtesy transportation
  • Security measures include 24/hour staffing and emergency response systems

The Waterford at Plano

The Waterford at Plano is 11 miles north of Garland and situated in a quiet neighborhood of Plano. Caregivers are available 24/7, and seniors have access to a visiting physician program and home health agencies that provide regular personal care assessments. Residents can keep physically active with a range of wellness and fitness classes, and there are numerous clubs where they can pursue their interests and learn new skills. The community arranges regular happy hours, movie nights, sing-alongs and monthly breakfast and lunch outings. Seniors have full use of the community amenities and can catch a game on the big-screen TV, pick out a book from the well-stocked library, challenge a neighbor to a game of cards or enjoy a coffee and a chat with friends in the rotunda.

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  • Furnished guest apartment for use by visiting family and friends
  • Respite care

Brookdale Preston

Less than 20 minutes from Garland, Brookdale is situated on 2 acres of beautifully landscaped grounds in Dallas. Seniors can choose from studio and one-bedroom apartments, which are furnished and decorated to reflect their own unique style. Residents are encouraged to live life to the fullest by taking part in activities to keep them physically, mentally and socially active, including mix-and-mingle socials, cooking, clubs, fitness classes and games. Should residents’ needs change over time, Brookdale Preston helps with the transition into a different level of care so seniors can remain in their own homes. We include this community in our top 10 due to its security measures that include a 24-hour security system and an enclosed courtyard and garden.

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  • Pet-friendly community
  • Organized excursions to nearby restaurants, shopping and entertainment


Edgemere is a 16-acre gated community located 12 miles outside of Garland. Seniors have access to life-enriching services and amenities, including private transportation to take them to medical appointments. Daily activities ensure residents remain busy during their retirement and stay engaged with the community. All activities are designed to improve physical fitness and nurture spiritual, intellectual and emotional well-being. In their free time, residents can get a manicure in the beauty salon, read a book in the library or head out and explore the nearby parks, museums, art galleries and movie theaters. Seniors can enjoy freshly prepared meals in the casual Portabella Bistro or in the more formal Medici restaurant.

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  • Access to therapy services
  • Continuum of care as the needs of residents change