15 Assisted Living Facilities near Kings Mountain, NC

3 Assisted Living Facilities in Kings Mountain, NC

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Summit Place of Kings Mountain

Provides: Assisted Living
1001 Phifer Road, Kings Mountain, NC 28086
"The tour we had at Summit Place of Kings Mountain was great and the community was incredible. The staff member was also super nice and friendly. It would have been great had it been in our price..." More

Country Time Inn

Provides: Assisted Living
602 Brevard Road, Kings Mountain, NC 28086
"My mom has been at Country Time in for 3 weeks and I have seen the most positive changes in her. She is laughing and making friends and is actually happy, which makes me very happy! She has..." More

Kings Mountain Care Center

Provides: Assisted Living
115 Ferguson Drive, Kings Mountain, NC 28086

12 Assisted Living Facilities near Kings Mountain, NC

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Brookdale Shelby

Provides: Assisted Living
1425 East Marion Street, Shelby, NC 28150
"Sterling House of Shelby was a very nice facility but it just did not have a memory care unit, which I was what I looked for my mom. They had very good accommodation. The rooms were very nice and..." More

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Brookdale New Hope

Provides: Assisted Living
1680 S. New Hope Road, Gastonia, NC 28054
"At Brookdale Place New Hope, my brother is only a mile from my house. We have seen the place for many years on the corner, and it is a pretty place. The final thing was they gave us a better deal..." More

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Brookdale Robinwood

Provides: Assisted Living
1750 Robinwood Road, Gastonia, NC 28054
"Brookdale Robinwood is great. My sister is very happy there. They take very good care of her. The staff is great. We've had nothing but positive experiences there. She doesn't have any problem with..." More

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Brookdale Union

Provides: Assisted Living
1717 Union Road, Gastonia, NC 28054
"The staff members at Brookdale Place Union were all very friendly and helpful. Their interaction with the residents was very nice. I could see them talking to people and all that, even though I was..." More

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Morningside of Gastonia

Provides: Assisted Living
2755 Union Road, Gastonia, NC 28054
"Morningside of Gastonia was lovely. I didn't have any complaints while we were there. The rooms were absolutely lovely. You can decorate them however you want to. The showers were enormous. I..." More

Terrace Ridge

Provides: Assisted Living
1251 E Hudson Boulevard, Gastonia, NC 28054
"This is the finest assisted living facility in Gaston County. Their staff and management is top-notch. I read the previous review and really don't buy it! The staff treat the residents as family..." More

Shelby Manor

Provides: Assisted Living
1176 Wyke Road, Shelby, NC 28150
"We have placed my wife’s mother in Shelby Manor. We are well pleased with it so far. The staff that I’ve met has been very informative, helpful, and friendly. We have no problems with any of them...." More

Somerset Court Of Cherryville

Provides: Assisted Living
401 West Academy Street, Cherryville, NC 28021
"I've already got my father in an assisted living facility in North Carolina -- Somerset Court. It is very nice, especially the people who worked to have a private room, which is what my father's..." More

Rosewood Rest Home

Provides: Assisted Living
721 N Marietta Street, Gastonia, NC 28052
"I dropped by at Rosewood Rest Home late evening and I could not find anybody on the floor to give my husband his night medicine. There were supposed to be two people at night time, but they..." More

Heritage Oaks Assisted Livinv

Provides: Assisted Living
916 S Marietta Street, Gastonia, NC 28054
"Heritage Oaks was very depressing, very dark, and very close. It wasn't an open, spacious place, and it was not very big for the number of people they had. It was not well lighted at all, and the..." More

Cleveland House

Provides: Assisted Living
950 Hardin Drive, Shelby, NC 28150

Wellington House

Provides: Assisted Living
850 Majestic Court, Gastonia, NC 28054

    What to Consider About Assisted Living in Kings Mountain

    Kings Mountain is a small city in the Charlotte metropolitan area. Originally called White Plains, Kings Mountain changed its name in 1874 because it was the closest town to the Battle of Kings Mountain in York County. In 2014, Kings Mountain was listed as the fifth best place to retire in North Carolina, according to the real estate company Movoto. Seniors interested in this area will find three assisted living residences (ALRs) in Kings Mountain and 12 nearby. All are regulated by the North Carolina Division of Health Services. There are two types of ALRs in the states: adult care homes (ACHs) and multi-unit assisted housing. 

    Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Kings Mountain

    • The climate in Kings Mountain is hot and muggy in the summer and cold and wet in the summer. The area gets about 46 inches of rain each year, 4 inches of snow and approximately 216 sunny days. The summer high is around 89 degrees, while winter lows in January drop below freezing.

    • Kings Mountain has a crime rate that is 57.5 percent higher than other U.S. cities. Violent crime was below the national average, while property crime was more than the national average.

    • Kings Mountain is an inexpensive place to live, which is great for seniors on a budget. The cost of living is 16 percent lower than the national average.

    • The Kings Mountain area is home to world-class medical facilities, including the Carolinas HealthCare System, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.

    • Kings Mountain has an array of community resources for seniors, including the Aging Program Advisory Board, an organization that works to promote and provide programs for senior adults through the Patrick Senior Center, as well as two senior centers.

    • Multiple agencies are available within Kings Mountain to provide transportation for seniors, including Carolina Transportation Care.


    Paying for Assisted Living in Kings Mountain

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in North Carolina

    $4,000.00 US
    $3,400.00 Kings Mountain
    $2,972.00 Shelby
    $2,946.00 Gastonia
    $2,800.00 Gaffney

    Assisted Living costs in Kings Mountain start around $3,400 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 Kings Mountain 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 Kings Mountain

    Part of the cost of an ACH in North Carolina qualifies for assistance under the Medicaid State Plan. The criteria for eligibility is based on the federal Supplemental Security income payment and other additional forms of income. The State of North Carolina Special Assistance Program provides financial assistance to pay for the cost of an ALR. Adult foster care home and group homes. This program is designed specifically to help with rent and board.

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

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    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 Kings Mountain

    Kings Mountain 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 Kings Mountain, please visit our Assisted Living in North Carolina page.


    Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Kings Mountain

    Kings Mountain-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.

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    Assisted Living near Kings Mountain, NC

    Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Kings Mountain

    • Review of Summit Place of Kings Mountain

      The tour we had at Summit Place of Kings Mountain was great and the community was incredible. The staff member was also super nice and friendly. It would have been great had it been in our price ra... Read more

      Lindy
    • Review of Country Time Inn

      My brother is currently at Country Time Inn. I like their staff, who do a good job of keeping him clean. He seems to enjoy the food. He does not participate in any activities since he had back surg... Read more

      Ann604166
    • Review of Summit Place of Kings Mountain

      I was impressed with Summit Place too. I wanted my mom to stay here, but the previous place that she had been kept notes that my mother was very aggressive and combative because they couldn’t get h... Read more

      Jeanne262271
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