Spring Hill is a beach town located on the Gulf Coast in north-central Florida. It has a population of 111,076 according to the U.S. Census, and a large percentage of residents (22.9%) are seniors. Spring Hill is popular as a retirement destination due to its proximity to the ocean, the relatively low cost of living and the warm Florida climate.

Assisted living facilities are aimed at older adults who require some support with the activities of daily living as well as transportation and housekeeping. Such services allow those who don’t require nursing home care the chance to live independently without facing the challenges of running a household. Assisted living in Spring Hill costs just $3,225 per month, which is around 13% lower than the Florida average.

This guide looks at assisted living in Spring Hill. It discusses the average monthly cost of various long-term care options in the city and compares the cost of assisted living to other parts of Florida. It also lists some useful local services to help seniors access the best care for their needs.

Directory of Assisted Living Facilities in Spring Hill, FL

2015, 2016

Vitality Living Spring Hill

7030 Evergreen Woods Trail, Spring Hill, FL, 34608

My mom will be moving into Vitality Living Spring Hill. I like it because it’s close to me. The staff was absolutely wonderful. She answered every question and was very polite, straightforward, nice, … (read more)
My mom will be moving into Vitality Living Spring Hill. I like it because it’s close to me. The staff was absolutely wonderful. She answered every question and was very polite, straightforward, nice, … (read more)

Forest Oaks of Spring Hill

8055 Forest Oaks Blvd, Spring Hill, FL, 34606

When you walked into Forest Oaks of Spring Hill, it’s wide open. The staff is good and we have plenty of room to go outside. We have great food and the employees have been very helpful. There are game … (read more)
When you walked into Forest Oaks of Spring Hill, it’s wide open. The staff is good and we have plenty of room to go outside. We have great food and the employees have been very helpful. There are game … (read more)

2013, 2014

The Residence at Timber Pines

3140 Forest Road, Spring Hill, FL, 34606

My Mom moved in over a year ago, and the Residence has become her home, not just a facility. Staff are friendly and caring. She’s safer and fed well, although she tires of the food. Recently the rel … (read more)
My Mom moved in over a year ago, and the Residence has become her home, not just a facility. Staff are friendly and caring. She’s safer and fed well, although she tires of the food. Recently the rel … (read more)

Brookdale Spring Hill

10440 Palmgren Lane, Spring Hill, FL, 34608

I like Brookdale Spring Hill. It’s my favorite right now. The woman who I was supposed to meet with was off that week. It was a good thing because I showed up unannounced. Nobody was planning anything … (read more)
I like Brookdale Spring Hill. It’s my favorite right now. The woman who I was supposed to meet with was off that week. It was a good thing because I showed up unannounced. Nobody was planning anything … (read more)

Family Extended Care of Spring Hill

11291 County Line Road, Spring Hill, FL, 34606

We have had my Father-in-law at Crown Pointe a few times for when he got out of the hospital . Its a beautiful facility and very cozy. The staff is AMAZING!! – from Hazel in housekeeping Gordon in the … (read more)
We have had my Father-in-law at Crown Pointe a few times for when he got out of the hospital . Its a beautiful facility and very cozy. The staff is AMAZING!! – from Hazel in housekeeping Gordon in the … (read more)

Canterbury Arms Assisted Living

7355 Canterbury St, Spring Hill, FL, 34606

I really liked Canterbury Arms Assisted Living. I liked the director. The staff was very pleasant. The place smelled clean, it looked clean, and they had plenty of activities for my father-in-law to d … (read more)
I really liked Canterbury Arms Assisted Living. I liked the director. The staff was very pleasant. The place smelled clean, it looked clean, and they had plenty of activities for my father-in-law to d … (read more)

Family Connect Life

7969 Pinehurst Drive, Spring Hill, FL, 34606


Casalia Gardens

13031 Partridge St., Spring Hill, FL, 34608


Green Leaf and Company-The Palms Assisted Living

7364 Lagoon Road, Spring Hill, FL, 34606

Green Leaf and Company-The Palms Assisted Living is a very good place. It’s small, personal, and fully equipped. The staff is friendly. They provide three meals a day, plus snacks, and they help my wi … (read more)
Green Leaf and Company-The Palms Assisted Living is a very good place. It’s small, personal, and fully equipped. The staff is friendly. They provide three meals a day, plus snacks, and they help my wi … (read more)

Oakwood Assisted Living Facility

4407 Millwood Road, Spring Hill, FL, 34608

I saw Ann’s Oakwood and liked it. I talked to Ann, and when I need to leave my aunt for respite, she’s going to watch her. The people there seemed to be happy. She had a place for them to eat brea … (read more)
I saw Ann’s Oakwood and liked it. I talked to Ann, and when I need to leave my aunt for respite, she’s going to watch her. The people there seemed to be happy. She had a place for them to eat brea … (read more)

Corrigan Place

11420 Corrigan Street, Spring Hill, FL, 34609

stuff are nice, friendly, and very accommodating, they all treat their residents as their family. they always go out have some parties, they always have activities, celebrate everything as if resident … (read more)
stuff are nice, friendly, and very accommodating, they all treat their residents as their family. they always go out have some parties, they always have activities, celebrate everything as if resident … (read more)

Almost Home ALF

14303 Spring Hill Drive, Spring Hill, FL, 34609

My brother wasn’t comfortable going to a bigger place, and Almost Home is small. There’s only 3 people that lived there, and the location was really good for him. He needed to be in Fairfax, he ne … (read more)
My brother wasn’t comfortable going to a bigger place, and Almost Home is small. There’s only 3 people that lived there, and the location was really good for him. He needed to be in Fairfax, he ne … (read more)

Mariner Palms Assisted Living Facility

5303 Mariner Blvd, Spring Hill, FL, 34609

Mariner Palms was OK. It didn’t have a smell, but the house itself needed a little bit of repair. The owner was very informative, good, concerned, and answered every question we had.
Mariner Palms was OK. It didn’t have a smell, but the house itself needed a little bit of repair. The owner was very informative, good, concerned, and answered every question we had.

Ben and Danielles Adult Family Home

6240 Bristol Lane, Spring Hill, FL, 34609

Ann’s house is a beautiful little home. There is about 6 residents at this home. If your condern is that your love one receives the same loving care at the ALF as they would in your home, this might b … (read more)
Ann’s house is a beautiful little home. There is about 6 residents at this home. If your condern is that your love one receives the same loving care at the ALF as they would in your home, this might b … (read more)

Springhill Assisted Living Facility

8239 Cessna Dr, Spring Hill, FL, 34606


Guardian Home Health Inc.

12452 Barrow St, Spring Hill, FL, 34609


Greynolds ALF

3010 Greynolds Avenue, Spring Hill, FL, 34608


Spring Oaks

7251 Grove Rd, Brooksville, FL, 34613

I went to Spring Oaks. They were very nice and very friendly. I was shown a shared room. I didn’t see the food, but I did read the menu. It was pretty balanced as far as the meals go. You’ve got to be … (read more)
I went to Spring Oaks. They were very nice and very friendly. I was shown a shared room. I didn’t see the food, but I did read the menu. It was pretty balanced as far as the meals go. You’ve got to be … (read more)

The Hacienda House

19390 Powell Road, Brooksville, FL, 34604

The Hacienda House is a beautiful place and offers great care to seniors. The building has a wonderful old world architectural style and has great gardens! The rooms have great furniture and decor and … (read more)
The Hacienda House is a beautiful place and offers great care to seniors. The building has a wonderful old world architectural style and has great gardens! The rooms have great furniture and decor and … (read more)

What to Consider About Assisted Living in Spring Hill

Spring Hill’s assisted living facilities must abide by regulations set by the Agency for Health Care Administration. These guidelines set out care standards, staffing requirements and other rules to ensure residents’ well-being. Facilities are expected to pass regular inspections to maintain their licenses.

Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Spring Hill

  • Spring Hill sees an average of 228 sunny days per year, which makes the city a good choice for sun-seeking retirees. The city gets 67 inches of rain in a typical year, which is above average for the United States.
  • The cost of living in Springhill is 4.6% lower than the national average, and assisted living facilities in the city are usually more affordable than other parts of Florida. This makes the city appealing for seniors who want to enjoy the perks of Florida life without the cost of living in some of the state’s bigger and more expensive cities.
  • Florida has no state income tax, estate tax or inheritance tax. This means seniors will not pay as much tax on Social Security retirement benefits or pensions. The city offers property tax exemptions for seniors, and sales taxes are close to the national average. These factors make Spring Hill a popular option for financially savvy retirees.
  • Crime rates in Spring Hill are lower than the national average for both property crimes and violent crimes. This makes the city a safe and welcoming place to live. The relatively high percentage of seniors living in the city also helps older residents feel at home.
  • Seniors will find that there’s no shortage of things to do in Spring Hill, and community facilities, such as the Spring Hill Enrichment Center and Elfers Multi-Purpose Senior Center, offer activities and social opportunities for seniors with varying interests and abilities.

Paying for Assisted Living in Spring Hill

The average cost of assisted living in Spring Hill is $3,225 per month, which is slightly more affordable than the Florida average of $3,700 per month and far lower than the national average of $4,300.

The Cost of Assisted Living in Nearby Cities

Spring Hill is a very affordable city for assisted living with fees of just $3,225 per month, $475 lower than the national average. Prices in Miami are slightly higher at $3,500. The average cost of assisted living is much higher in the east at $4,150 in Jacksonville and $4,500 in Sebastian. Pensacola, in the northwest of the state, has average fees of $3,805 per month.

$3225

Spring Hill

$3700

Florida

$4300

The United States

$3805

Pensacola

$4150

Jacksonville

$3500

Miami

$4500

Sebastian

The Cost of Other Types of Senior Care

In addition to assisted living, Spring Hill residents can choose from several other types of senior care. The most affordable option is day care, which costs $1,993 per month. Homemaker services ($4,195) and home health care ($4,576) are delivered in the senior’s own home. Nursing homes are by far the most expensive option at $9,946 for a semiprivate room or $11,391 for a private room.

$4195

Homemaker Services

$4576

Home Health Aide

$1993

Adult Day Health Care

$3225

Assisted Living Facility

$9946

Nursing Home Facility (semiprivate room)

$11391

Nursing Home Facility (private room)

Note: Care cost data for Spring Hill was not available, so data for the closest city, Tampa, was used instead.

Financial Assistance for Assisted Living in Spring Hill

Across the state of Florida, qualifying seniors can apply to receive financial assistance for assisted living through the Florida Statewide Medicaid Managed Care Long-Term Care Program (SMMC LTC). If seniors are not eligible, the state of Florida pays for certain ALF services at specific facilities through a statewide 1915(b)(c) MLTC program

Learn more about these programs, plus who’s eligible, on our Assisted Living in Florida page.

Financial Assistance for Assisted Living in Spring Hill

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 Spring Hill

There are many free resources provided by local governments and nonprofit organizations that may be of interest to seniors living in or moving to Spring Hill. This table includes some resources to help seniors access the support and care they need.

ResourceContact Service
Area Agency on Aging for North Florida(376) 796-1425The Area Agency on Aging for North Florida provides a variety of services for older adults in Spring Hill, including access to information, advice, caregiver support and advocacy. It also delivers direct services, such as Meals on Wheels and in-home care, to help seniors live independently for as long as possible while remaining connected to their local communities.
Community Legal Services of Mid-Florida(800) 405-1417Community Legal Services of Mid-Florida offers free legal advice to seniors and low-income adults about a variety of civil law issues, including health, public benefits, housing and estate planning. It helps veterans and their surviving spouses access benefits or appeal claims that were improperly declined. CLSMF is a full-service civil law firm offering advice online and via its call-in helpline.
Hernando County Veterans Service Office(352) 754-4033The Hernando County Veterans Service Office (VSO) works with veterans and their surviving spouses to help them navigate the VA benefits system. It helps with claims for Aid and Attendance benefits, disability payments and other programs for veterans. The VSO is trained to help beneficiaries complete applications and can also support people who are trying to appeal a denial. In addition to benefits, the VSO can assist with health care, survivor’s compensation, vocational training and other VA services.

Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Spring Hill

Spring Hill-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.

Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Spring Hill