Palm Beach is an upscale residential community in the northern reaches of the Fort Lauderdale region of Florida's Atlantic coast. Home to just 8,800 people, more than 60% of Palm Beach's residents are seniors aged 65 and over.
Seniors have a lot to like about living in Palm Beach. Crime rates in this resort town hover close to 30% of the national average across all categories, with an even lower rate of violent crime. Seniors can enjoy the outdoors in Palm Beach year-round even in January when average temperatures reach into the mid-70s. The high price of real estate in Palm Beach has driven the local cost of living to nearly three times the national average, though seniors in Palm Beach can expect to pay up to 4% less for their healthcare than the typical cost nationwide.
Seniors in Palm Beach can expect to pay an average of $3,350 a month for assisted living, according to the 2018 Genworth Cost of Care Survey. This price in somewhat lower than the state average of $3,500 for similar care, and it is well below the national median cost of $4,000.
Note: Information for Palm Beach was not available, so data from the nearest city, Miami, was used.
Carlisle Palm Beach
450 Ocean Ave.
Lantana, FL 33462
(561) 402 7189
Enjoy your retirement years in the vibrant, active community that is the Carlisle Palm Beach assisted living facility. Located across the street from the Atlantic Ocean on the corner of A1A, the facility is surrounded by the Lantana Nature Preserve which makes for easy access to beautiful walking trails where seniors can exercise and enjoy the fresh air. Residents receive comprehensive care, and caregivers are always on hand to help with activities of daily living, transportation to appointments, medication management and to plan fun activities and outings.
Brookdale West Palm Beach
6100 Common Circle
West Palm Beach, FL 33417
No matter the care level that seniors at Brookdale West Palm Beach need, this assisted living facility delivers. The friendly staff is on hand around-the-clock for mobility assistance, help with grooming or bathing and medication management. The campus is large, with apartment-style living and plenty of common areas for socialization, so some residents may find that a mobility aid helps them go from the community dining room to the library or even outside on the private walking paths. Transportation is provided for seniors who don't drive, and parking is available for those that do.
Colonial Assisted Living at West Palm Beach
534 Datura Street
West Palm Beach, FL 33401
Colonial Assisted Living at West Palm Beach is located in the heart of downtown West Palm Beach, Florida, which makes for easy access to quality dining, shopping, and recreational activities from the facility. Residents at this community receive compassionate care from experienced caregivers and have access to all the amenities and support they need to make the most out of their retirement years. Both English and Spanish speaking caregivers are available to assist seniors with activities of daily living such as bathing, dressing, and medication management; they also handle housekeeping and laundry service. Seniors can choose to live in apartments, condos, townhomes, or detached homes. Some units have in-room kitchens and all have internet connectivity.
The Residence at Castlewood
111 Castlewood Drive
North Palm Beach, FL 33408
The Residence at Castlewood is a small, cozy assisted living community located near Palm Beach Gardens, Florida. Its location makes for easy access to numerous dining, shopping, and outing activities nearby. The facility only hosts 14 residents at a time, providing dedicated, personalized attention to each senior living there. Residents enjoy the tranquil environment along with planned indoor and outdoor activities to keep them entertained and engaged, such as board games, arts and crafts, musical performances and exercise. Caregivers assist with activities of daily living, such as medication management and personal care, and also perform housekeeping and laundry services.
1800 South Drive
Lake Worth, FL 33461
The Finnish-American Village is a senior living community that caters to seniors of Finnish-America descent. The retirement community is robust and offers different levels of care with unique programs designed to nurture residents' physical, emotional and mental well-being. Assisted living is provided to seniors who wish to live an active and independent life but also need assistance with daily tasks, such as bathing, dressing and medication administration. Coffee and home-baked coffee bread are available all day, and additional snacks are provided upon request.
Palms Edge Assisted Living and Memory Care
4201 Leo Lane
Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33410
Enjoy your golden years at the Palms Edge Assisted and Memory Care facility, set in a serene and home-like environment. The community has a resident capacity of 65 beds and hosts seniors over age 60. A variety of housing options are available, and you can choose between studio, one-bedroom and two-bedroom apartments. Residents enjoy compassionate, comprehensive care that includes three meals per day, free transportation to medical appointments within a 20-mile radius, personal care assistance, housekeeping, laundry service, and prompt medical attention.
Banyan Place of Lantana
1021 Ridge Road
Lantana, FL 33462
Banyan Place of Lantana is a mid-sized, gated community that provides professional care, medical monitoring and social encouragement in a safe and secure environment. Its style of care enables residents to have more independence, which greatly improves quality of life. Trained staff are always available to help seniors with their regular tasks or simply encourage them to join in the fun and games that are designed to keep the mind nimble and the body active.
111 Executive Center Drive
West Palm Beach, FL 33401
Located in West Palm Beach, Florida, the Fountainview senior living community is surrounded by 12 acres of beautifully landscaped grounds, including a lake with fountains. The facility offers residents resort-style independent and assisted living accommodations. Residents can choose a deluxe suite or studio, one- and two-bedroom apartments with full kitchens, large walk-in closets, private balconies, and cable TV. Amenities include a swimming pool and shuffleboard courts to help seniors stay in shape. To keep their minds active, aging citizens can spend time with friends or alone in the computer center, library or game room.
Arbor Oaks at Greenacres
3400 South Jog Road
Greenacres, FL 33467
Arbor Oaks at Greenacres treats the senior community with expert care and attention throughout the day, helping them to remain as independent as possible. Residents enjoy taking walks in the gardens and secure outdoor areas, and there are many regularly scheduled activities and events such as shopping and lunch trips, beauty sessions, art and games. Staff are on duty around the clock, including qualified nurses, so help is never far away if needed.
Discovery Village At Palm Beach Gardens
100 Discovery Way
West Palm Beach, FL 33418
Discovery Village At Palm Beach Gardens offers residents luxurious amenities plus rewarding lifestyle and wellness programs for an enjoyable living experience. It's located next to a serene preserve with beautiful views of tropical foliage and the natural surroundings. Residents can choose between one-bedroom and two-bedroom apartments from a list of 120 luxury homes featuring in-room kitchenettes, emergency response systems and cable TV. Amenities and features include on-site medical and therapy services, a heated indoor therapy pool, mobility and transfer assistance, a media center and a club room and bar.