16 Assisted Living Facilities near Oxford, FL

3 Assisted Living Facilities in Oxford, FL

The Carriage House

Provides: Assisted Living
4680 Bellwether Ln, Oxford, FL 34484
"The Carriage House was very good, clean, and well-maintained. The people were very outgoing and helpful. The dining area, rooms, and layout were good, and it's a fairly new facility." More


The Willows

Provides: Assisted Living
4725 Bellwether Lane, Oxford, FL 34484
"We chose The Willows for Mom. It's a beautiful place, but small. It doesn't have quite as many people in it, so it gives it a homier atmosphere. The food smelled delicious and they had a nice menu...." More

Caring Star 2014

Mission Oaks

Provides: Assisted Living
10780 N. US Highway 301, Oxford, FL 34484
" My parents moved from northern Wisconsin to Mission Oaks Assisted Living about 18 months ago. My husband and I looked at many facilities, but when we walked into Mission Oaks we both looked..." More

13 Assisted Living Facilities near Oxford, FL

Caring Star 2016

Freedom Pointe at The Villages

Provides: Assisted Living
1550 El Camino Real, The Villages, FL 32159
"Brookdale was beautiful. The residents were very pleasant and very pleased with their living arrangements. I saw the different smaller dining rooms, which were more intimate and very nice. They had..." More

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Generations Senior Living at Lake Miona

Provides: Assisted Living
9871 CR 121, Wildwood, FL 34785
"Visited this facility with my husband on Saturday afternoon in search of care options for my aunt. This is the best setup of any of the 6 places that I visited. Clean and nice setup, simple..." More

Caring Star 2017

Atria Lady Lake

Provides: Assisted Living
930 County Road 466, Lady Lake, FL 32159
"My visit with Atria Lady Lake was fine. The apartments were OK and adequate in size. They serve three meals a day, and they have transportation. The staff members were friendly." More


Buffalo Crossings Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
3890 Woodridge Drive, Lady Lake, FL 32162
"Buffalo Crossings was very good. The rooms were well-proportioned for assisted living. The person who toured me was very good, friendly, knowledgeable, outgoing, and trying to help. The dining room..." More

Caring Star 2016

HarborChase of Villages Crossing

Provides: Assisted Living
13517 NE 86th Court, Lady Lake, FL 32159
"I am perfectly happy here at HarborChase. I think it is a wonderful place. I have absolutely no objections with anyone or about anything that they are doing here. The staff treats me wonderfully. I..." More


HarborChase of Wildwood

Provides: Assisted Living
1477 Huey Street, Wildwood, FL 34785
"HarborChase of Wildwood was beautiful. It's a five-star place and it's very expensive. The rooms were very nice. The residents seemed happy. The dining area was very pretty. It looked like..." More


Sumter Place in The Villages

Provides: Assisted Living
1550 Killingsworth Way, Wildwood, FL 34785
"Sumter Place was too expensive for my aunt. It's brand new, very well-kept, the staff was friendly, and they had a lot of activities. The rooms were spotless, large, airy, and bright, and they had..." More

Caring Star 2016

The Springs of Lady Lake

Provides: Assisted Living
630 Griffin Ave, Lady Lake, FL 32159
"We took her to The Springs of Lady Lake, and it is working for us. We chose it because we could afford it, and it's close to home. It's fine, and I'm very happy with everything. They have..." More


Summerfield Suites LLC Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
17421 SE 109th Terrace Road, Summerfield, FL 34491
"Summerfield Suites was great. The residents were very alert, not drugged up or walking around like zombies. The people running the place were absolutely wonderful. The ladies were having their..." More


Élan Spanish Springs

Provides: Assisted Living
930 Alverez Avenue, The Villages, FL 32159
"We visited Elan Spanish Springs and we saw the rooms. They were very nice. The location was exceptional, it's near every kind of restaurant and every kind of shopping opportunity. It's just..." More


Élan Buena Vista

Provides: Assisted Living
5867 E County Road 466, The Villages, FL 32162
"I visited Elan Buena Vista but I didn't feel like it's a good fit for me. It's actually brand-new, they just finished building it last year. It's a beautiful community but I just didn't feel..." More

Caregivers Comfort Care For Elders

Provides: Assisted Living
11296 SE Highway 42, Summerfield, FL 34491

God Answers Prayers

Provides: Assisted Living
13470 Southeast 101st Terrace, Belleview, FL 34420

Assisted Living near Oxford, FL

Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Oxford

  • Review of The Willows

    We chose The Willows for Mom. It's a beautiful place, but small. It doesn't have quite as many people in it, so it gives it a homier atmosphere. The food smelled delicious and they had a nice menu.... Read more

  • Review of The Carriage House

    The Carriage House was very good, clean, and well-maintained. The people were very outgoing and helpful. The dining area, rooms, and layout were good, and it's a fairly new facility. Read more

  • Review of Mission Oaks

    The food is bad always the same stuff ,going down hill nothing works right but good employees rooms are always needing something done like air or heat. Staff most are great there’s always a couple ... Read more

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What to Consider About Assisted Living in Oxford

Oxford is located within the center of the state of Florida. Seniors can pick blackberries at Back Road Berries or visit one of the local wineries. The Whispering Oaks Winery has a shaded deck with a pond and a fountain waterfall, which provides a cozy retreat for seniors to socialize. Seniors looking to retire in Oxford will find three assisted living facilities within the city and 18 in nearby cities like Lady Lake and Wildwood.

Regulated by the Florida Bureau of Health Facility Regulation, assisted living facilities in Oxford operate under a standard license or a specialty license. Facilities with a standard license provide routine care including meals and grooming. Those under a specialty license offer limited nursing services and extended congregate care.

Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Oxford

  • The Oxford area is home to world-class medical facilities, including the Promise Hospital at the Villages, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.

  • Oxford has an array of community resources for seniors, including the Home Instead Senior Care Foundation, an organization that provides grants and gifts to enhance the lives of seniors in the area as well as at least three senior centers.

  • The Sumter County Transportation Department provides door-to-door service for seniors and individuals with disabilities at discount rates. Scheduled rides are available Monday through Friday, and they must be scheduled at least three days in advance.

  • Crime is ranked on a scale from one (low) to 100 (high). In Oxford, property crime is ranked 27.4, which is lower than the national average of 38.1. Violent crime is ranked 22.8, which is also lower than the national average of 31.1. This makes Oxford a relatively safe community for seniors to live.

  • For seniors who enjoy warmer winters, the climate in Oxford features hot and humid summers with highs around 91 and mild winters with lows around 44. The city rarely gets any snow, but the area gets around 51 inches of rain per year.

  • Compared to the national cost of living average of 100, the cost of living in Oxford is 102.1. This is slightly lower than the state’s average of 111. Seniors may find it easy to stay within their budget.

Paying for Assisted Living in Oxford

Average Monthly Costs

Cities in Florida

$4,347.00 Wildwood
$4,215.00 The Villages
$4,000.00 US
$3,723.00 Lady Lake
$3,350.00 Oxford
$2,763.00 Leesburg

Assisted Living costs in Oxford start around $3,350 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 Oxford 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 Oxford

Seniors may be eligible for help paying for an assisted living facility in Oxford through the statewide Medicaid Managed Care Long-Term Care Program. Only facilities with a standard license and private and semi-private rooms may participate in the program. Eligibility is determined by the Department of Children and Family Services. The state also covers services in assisted living facilities and adult family homes under a Medicaid State Plan called Assistive Care Services

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 Oxford

Oxford 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.

Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Oxford

Oxford-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.