54 Assisted Living Facilities near Oviedo, FL
There are 54 Assisted Living Facilities in the Oviedo area, with 5 in Oviedo and 49 nearby.
The average cost of assisted living in Oviedo is $3,172 per month. This is lower than the national median of $3,400. Cheaper nearby regions include Winter Springs with an average starting cost of $3,075.
To help you with your search, browse the 402 reviews below for assisted living facilities in Oviedo. On average, consumers rate assisted living in Oviedo 4.1 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include Casselberry with an average rating of 5.0 out of 5 stars.
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5 Assisted Living Facilities in Oviedo, FL
49 Assisted Living Facilities near Oviedo, FL
What to Consider About Assisted Living in Oviedo
Oviedo, Florida is located in Seminole County and considered part of the Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford metropolitan area. It's known for its historic houses and buildings, which seniors who like history and architecture might enjoy. The city has a population of 40,785, with 9 percent of its residents being seniors aged 65 and older. To serve the aging community, there are 52 assisted living facilities in the Oviedo area, with four located within the city limits and 48 in nearby communities.
The Florida Agency of Health Care Administration licenses and regulates Oviedo's assisted living facilities and those in the rest of the state.
Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Oviedo
- Oviedo's overall cost of living is nine percent higher than the national average. This is mostly due to the high cost of housing. The cost of healthcare services averages 12 percent lower than the national average, making it easy for seniors to find affordable options.
- If personal safety is a concern, it might be a good idea to choose an assisted living facility in Oviedo. The city's overall crime rate is 59 percent lower than the state average and 56 percent lower than the national average.
Oviedo's weather is much like that in the rest of the state. The city experiences year-round warm weather with most of its precipitation occurring in the summer months. Winter weather is particularly nice, with average temperatures hovering the low 60s. Summer temperatures can reach the low 90s, which could be a problem for heat-sensitive seniors.
- Seniors with breathing conditions may thrive in the Oviedo area. The city's air quality index is 30 percent better than the U.S. average, and its pollution index is 86 percent better than the national average.
- The Oviedo area is home to world-class medical facilities, including the Oviedo Medical Center, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
- Florida is considered to be a state that's very tax-friendly for seniors. This is because the state doesn't charge income tax on pension payments, withdrawals from retirement accounts, or Social Security payments, which gives seniors a bit more money in their monthly budget for necessities and assisted living costs.
Paying for Assisted Living in Oviedo
Average Monthly Costs
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Assisted Living costs in Oviedo start around $3,172 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 Oviedo 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 Oviedo
The Florida Agency for Health Care Administration's Assistive Care Services program helps low-income seniors pay their monthly assisted living costs. Seniors who need help may also qualify for the state's Medicaid Managed Care Long-Term Care Program and/or the optional state supplement 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 Oviedo
Oviedo 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 Oviedo, please visit our Assisted Living in Florida page.
The 10 Best Assisted Living Communities in Oviedo Area
Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Oviedo
Oviedo-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.
Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Oviedo
Review of Ajr Loving Care Assisted Living
My husband is in AJR Loving Care Assisted Living. It has five residents and one caretaker, who's not a nurse. He's not unhappy there, and he's popular, but I think they need more staff. I like the ... Read more
Review of Brookdale Oviedo
Mom and dad love it. A great family atmosphere with caring compassionate staff. Loved the live entertainment at the BBQ. Read more
Review of Brookdale Oviedo
Such a lovely landscaping and a well appointed design. I met for a networking lunch there and everything was perfect from the food to their sales manager, Kristy’s, tour of the facility. I love how... Read more