10 Assisted Living Facilities near King, NC

2 Assisted Living Facilities in King, NC

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Priddy Manor Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
1294 Priddy Road, King, NC 27021
"They were great, very friendly, and accommodating people who wanted to make sure that my dad’s needs were met. The rooms at Priddy Manor were clean. They have activities for the elderly like bingo,..." More

Rose Tara Plantation

Provides: Assisted Living
125 Plantation Drive, King, NC 27021

8 Assisted Living Facilities near King, NC

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Brighton Gardens of Winston-Salem

Provides: Assisted Living
2601 Reynolds Road, Winston-Salem, NC 27106
"I have visited this facility and consulted with the staff several times. They are very professional and understanding. They have a special emphasis on memory care and understand the challenges of..." More

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Forest Heights Senior Living Community

Provides: Assisted Living
2500 Polo Ridge Court, Winston-Salem, NC 27106
"Forest Heights was great, clean, and intentional about the plan for each person. The food was great. The personnel made eye contact and related well to each individual. However, they were too..." More

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Walnut Ridge Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
411 Windmill Street, Walnut Cove, NC 27052
"I placed my mother in Walnut Ridge. They have very caring people. It is very clean. They are great. I will highly recommend them. " More

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Brookdale Reynolda Road

Provides: Assisted Living
2980 Reynolda Road, Winston-Salem, NC 27106
"I visited Brookdale for my father. It seemed like an ideal place. It seemed very clean. The furnishings were very nice. The rooms were spacious. They had a nice music room. The staff seemed very..." More

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Arbor Acres

Provides: Assisted Living
1240 Arbor Road, Winston-Salem, NC 27104
"I have a friend who lived at Arbor Acres. They’re clean, attentive, provide three levels of care, and do what they say. I followed my friend from her home to her apartment to her hospital room, and..." More

Vienna Village, Inc.

Provides: Assisted Living
6601 Yadkinville Road, Pfafftown, NC 27040
"Vienna Village was bright and looked homey. The staff seemed friendly, and the staff per patient ratio was good. The room has a hospital bed and a nice dresser, a bird feeder outside of every..." More

Forsyth Village Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
5100 Lansing Drive, Winston-Salem, NC 27105
"This facility is only minutes away from a golf course... I noticed this while driving past it on the way to visit the facility so I know that this must be one of the amenities on the list of the..." More

Mountain Valley Living Center

Provides: Assisted Living
1135 Taylor Road, Westfield, NC 27053

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Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in King

  • Review of Priddy Manor Assisted Living

    Priddy Manor didn't seem to have a sufficient and efficient memory care unit. The rooms were very clean, but I didn't see any private rooms at all. There was a big living room, a big TV, and comfor... Read more

    Francesca
  • Review of Priddy Manor Assisted Living

    They were great, very friendly, and accommodating people who wanted to make sure that my dad’s needs were met. The rooms at Priddy Manor were clean. They have activities for the elderly like bingo,... Read more

    R.P
  • Review of Priddy Manor Assisted Living

    Priddy Manor was very accessible. It's close to my mother's home, and I have other relatives there. They showed me the rooms, the medical care, and the menu that they serve. They would accommodate ... Read more

    Suzanne J
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What to Consider About Assisted Living in King

King is a small city in North Carolina approximately 30 minutes northeast of Winston-Salem along the John Gold Memorial Expressway. The city provides a family community atmosphere that is ideal for seniors who are looking for a place to live in a small town. There are five assisted living facilities in the city limits for seniors who need assistance with daily living tasks, including help with meals, grooming, housekeeping and medication administration. Regulated by the North Carolina Division of Health Service Regulation, these assisted living facilities include adult care homes and multi-unit assisted housing with service facilities.

Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in King

  • King is home to world-class medical facilities, including the Pioneer Medical Center of King, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.

  • King has an array of community resources for seniors, including the Halifax County Council on Aging, an organization that addresses the needs of older adults in the area, as well as at least two senior centers.

  • YVEDDI public transportation is a regional transportation system that offers discounted rides in King for seniors. All trips are based on availability, so it’s a good idea to request rides in advance.

  • King gets about 9 inches of snow per year, which is ideal for seniors who enjoy the occasional snow. Summers are hot and humid with highs around 87. January lows are around 28 degrees. The city also gets around 45 inches of rain, which is slightly higher than the national average of 39 inches.

  • Crime in King is ranked from 1 (low) to 100 (high). Property crime is ranked 44.1, which is compared to the national average of 38.1. Violent crime is ranked 25.5, compared to the U.S. average of 31.1. This makes the area relatively safe for seniors. 

  • King is an extremely affordable place for seniors to live. The cost of living is 89.4, which is lower than both the national and state averages.


Paying for Assisted Living in King

Average Monthly Costs

Cities in North Carolina

$4,020.00 Mount Airy
$4,000.00 US
$3,895.00 King
$3,695.00 Clemmons
$3,607.00 Winston Salem
$3,275.00 Kernersville

Assisted Living costs in King start around $3,895 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 King 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 King

Seniors who need help paying for an assisted living facility in King can apply for assistance through the state's Medicaid waiver plan. This plan pays for personal care to eligible seniors. This eligibility is based on the federal Supplemental Security Income payment and any other additional sources of income. Family supplementation is accepted when a private room is preferred. 

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


Free Assisted Living Resources in King

King 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 King

King-area assisted living communities must adhere to the comprehensive set of state laws and regulations that all assisted living communities in North Carolina are required to follow. Visit our Assisted Living in North Carolina page for more information about these laws.