Need Assistance? Call 1-888-305-1171


Independent Living in Florida

Our records show that Florida has 5,391 senior living providers, including 866 independent living communities. Costs of independent living communities in Florida generally range between $467 and $4,356 monthly, with average costs coming in around $19,800 yearly. The monthly nationwide median cost is approximately $1,925.

The The Villages metro area generally has the highest independent living costs in Florida, with prices ranging between $2,351 per month and $3,149 per month and a median annual cost of around $29,700. The lowest independent living prices in the state are in the Sebring area. Here, they range between $1,444 and $1,815 per month, with a median annual expense of about $17,820.

Florida has a very high SeniorScore™ of 75. As reported by the most recent census information, it has a total population of about 18,801,226, which makes it the 4th largest state in the nation. Within this populace, around 32% are seniors. Residents have on average a life span of around 79.4 years.

The income per capita in Florida is around $26,790. The mean income per household is $66,706, with median earnings of around $50,327. The overall cost of living in the state is average and it presently has an unemployment rate of around 10.36%.

Florida typically has a very warm climate, with average temperatures of around 71.7 degrees. The low temperature is around 61.3 and the high temperature averages 81.1 degrees.

Please visit to get complete information on the SeniorScore™ for Florida.

Related Categories: Florida Nursing Homes, Florida Assisted Living, Florida Retirement Homes, Florida Memory Care, Florida Adult Daycare, Florida Home Care, Florida Hospice, Florida Respite Care, Florida Residential Care Homes

More About Florida

Top Cities for Independent Living in Florida

Other Cities in Florida

Top Articles in Independent Living

View All
What is Independent Living for Seniors?

What is Independent Living?

Among the different options available for senior housing, independent living is the least hands-on and the least expensive. While seniors who are still living in their own homes could technically be described as "living independently," in senior housing, "independent living" just describes senior...More

Read More
What Is Senior Co-Housing?

What Is Senior Co-Housing?

If you've been researching senior living arrangements, either for yourself or a loved one, then chances are you're already thinking about the standard options – home care, retirement communities, or independent living. If you dig a bit deeper, you might find that another living option is becoming ...More

Read More
Independent Living or Assisted Living? What is the Difference?

Independent Living or Assisted Living? What is the Difference?

In today's senior living community, there are a number of housing options available that can provide seniors with the ideal environment to enjoy their golden years. Every senior is unique, just as every situation is unique, which means that different seniors may benefit from different types of care ...More

Read More

Click Here to Request Pricing Info

Please Wait... Your Information is Processing