21 Assisted Living Facilities near Orange City, FL
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There are 21 Assisted Living Facilities in the Orange City area, with 5 in Orange City and 16 nearby.
The average cost of assisted living in Orange City is $2,683 per month. This is lower than the national median of $3,500. Cheaper nearby regions include Deltona with an average starting cost of $2,400.
To help you with your search, browse the 125 reviews below for assisted living facilities in Orange City. On average, consumers rate assisted living in Orange City 4.4 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include Deltona with an average rating of 4.8 out of 5 stars.
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Top 10 Assisted Living Facilities in Orange City, FL
What to Consider About Assisted Living in Orange City
In 1882, Orange City, Florida, was named after the thousands of acres are of orange groves within the city and surrounding areas. The city is now home to approximately 3,200 seniors. Seniors in this community have four ALFs to choose from in Orange City, and 26 additional facilities in nearby communities. Assisted living facilities (ALF) in Florida are referred to as residential care facilities (RCFs) and regulated by the Department of Elder Affairs, and The Bureau of Health Facility Regulation oversees facility licensing in four distinct categories.
Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Orange City
Cost of living in Orange City is significantly cheaper than in other areas of Florida, which could be a deciding factor for some seniors. On the cost of living price index, Orange City received a score of 89 in comparison to the state of Florida's score of 101 and a national average of 100.
Air quality in Orange City is comparable to the national average, with a measurement of 57 compared to the national score of 58. This number quantifies the harmful air pollutants in the atmosphere. Because Orange City's air quality is fairly normal, seniors with chronic bronchitis or asthma will not be negatively affected.
- Orange City has a very warm climate with an average of 232 sunny days a year. July high is around 92 degrees, and January low is around 47 degrees, making Orange City's winters slightly colder than other Florida cities'. For seniors seeking a predictable climate without any snow, Orange City is a viable option.
- Seniors receive tax cuts when living in the state of Florida. In Orange City as well as the rest of the state, Social Security and pension income are exempt from taxation.
Violent crime is slightly higher than the national average with a score of 36 compared to the country's average (31). Property crime, however, is nearly twice as high in Orange City than the United States' average and should be properly accounted for by seniors when considering an ALF in this area.
- Senior citizens receive half-off public transportation in Orange City when riding the public transit system Votran throughout Volusia County.
Paying for Assisted Living in Orange City
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Assisted Living costs in Orange City start around $2,758 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of assisted living is $4,000 per month, according to the latest figures from Genworth’s Cost of Care Survey.
It’s important to note that assisted living rates in Orange City and the surrounding suburbs can vary widely based on factors such as location, the level of care needed, apartment size and the types of amenities offered at each community.
Financial Assistance for Assisted Living in Orange City
Qualifying seniors choosing to live in Orange City can receive financial assistance from the Florida Statewide Medicaid Managed Care Long-Term Care Program (SMMC LTC) or a statewide 1915(b)(c) MLTC program.
Learn more about these programs, plus who’s eligible, on our Assisted Living in Florida page.
More Ways to Pay for Assisted Living
While many families use their own funds or personal assets to pay for assisted living, there are plenty of additional options to cover these costs. Some additional ways to finance assisted living costs include:
- Veterans Benefits
- Life Insurance Policy
- Long-Term Care Insurance
- Reverse Mortgage
For more information about different ways to finance assisted living, visit our Assisted Living in Florida page.
Free Assisted Living Resources in Orange City
Orange City and the surrounding area are home to numerous government agencies and non-profit organizations offering help for seniors searching for or currently residing in an assisted living community. These organizations can also provide assistance in a number of other eldercare services such as geriatric care management, elder law advice, estate planning, finding home care and health and wellness programs.
To see a list of free assisted living resources in Orange City, please visit our Assisted Living in Florida page.
Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Orange City
Orange City-area assisted living communities must adhere to the comprehensive set of state laws and regulations that all assisted living communities in Florida are required to follow. Visit our Assisted Living in Florida page for more information about these laws.
Other Options in Orange City, FL
Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Orange City
Review of The Springs of Parc Hill
The apartments at The Springs of Parc Hill were very large and roomy. We're on a corner unit so we have a lot of light. They just opened March 1st so there hasn't been a lot going on. They're busy ... Read more
Review of Savannah Court of Orange City
Savannah Court is a nice place, but it could be better. The maintenance is a little shaky. They need more people and they need better people. However, they're very pleasant, and I think they're try... Read more
Review of Savannah Court of Orange City
This place is fine if you are totally independent and simply want someone to provide your meals. The ratio of staff to residents is far too low to provide assistance to anyone who needs more than t... Read more