7 Assisted Living Facilities near Lincolnton, NC

2 Assisted Living Facilities in Lincolnton, NC

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Carillon Assisted Living of Lincolnton

Provides: Assisted Living
440 Salem Church Road, Lincolnton, NC 28092
"My father-in-law is living at Carillon Assisted Living of Lincolnton. The general appearance and layout is excellent. The food is also great. The staff is excellent and they provide excellent care...." More

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Heath House

Provides: Assisted Living
919 Wilma Sigmon Rd, Lincolnton, NC 28092
"I have a family member living at Heath House and I adore the staff, mostly because they adore my brother. If something doesn't seem right with him they WILL NOT STOP until they have answers! The..." More

5 Assisted Living Facilities near Lincolnton, NC

Stanley Total Living Center

Provides: Assisted Living
514 Old Mt. Holly Road, Stanley, NC 28164
"This is in the town of Stanley, and it's called Stanley Total Living Center. They are excellent. I would have put him there, but they didn't have any rooms available. I would have liked to put him..." More

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Wexford House

Provides: Assisted Living
3900 Wexford Lane, Denver, NC 28037
"My mother has been a resident there for a couple of years now and I could not be more pleased. She is always clean and well taken care of. The staff love her and she is doing so much better than..." 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

Golden Years Rest Home

Provides: Assisted Living
630 Sugar Hill Road, Lawndale, NC 28090

Amazing Grace Rest Home

Provides: Assisted Living
3633 Amazing Grace Road, Lawndale, NC 28090

Assisted Living near Lincolnton, NC

Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Lincolnton

  • Review of Carillon Assisted Living of Lincolnton

    My father-in-law is living at Carillon Assisted Living of Lincolnton. The general appearance and layout is excellent. The food is also great. The staff is excellent and they provide excellent care.... Read more

    Sharon
  • Review of Heath House

    I have a family member living at Heath House and I adore the staff, mostly because they adore my brother. If something doesn't seem right with him they WILL NOT STOP until they have answers! The o... Read more

    JSLincoln
  • Review of Carillon Assisted Living of Lincolnton

    I'm moving my mother into Carillon this week. It's very nice, that's why we picked it. They have transportation for her to go to different places. They have Bingo, crafts, and cooking. The menu is ... Read more

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What to Consider About Assisted Living in Lincolnton

Lincolnton is a small city in Lincoln County, North Carolina, situated just to the northwest of Charlotte. The city lies close to the Cherokee National Forest, which provides plenty of green space for seniors who enjoy nature, and it offers easy access to the Lincoln Center shopping mall for daily excursions.

The city accommodates seniors who require assistance with activities of daily living (ADLs), such as personal grooming, housekeeping and other tasks, via the 39 assisted living facilities located close by. In Lincolnton and the state of North Carolina, the Division of Health Service Regulation governs these facilities.

Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Lincolnton

  • Summers in Lincolnton are hot and humid with July highs around 89 degrees Fahrenheit. Winters are short and cold with January lows around 29 degrees. The city also gets around four inches of snow per year, which is ideal for seniors who like an occasional snowfall but who don't want to live with the inconveniences of harsh icy winters.
  • Seniors on a limited income may find it feasible to manage and save their money due to Lincolnton's cost of living, which at 90.4 is substantially lower than the national average of 100 and lower than the state’s average of 96.
  • Seniors in Lincolnton have a 1 in 207 chance of becoming a victim of a crime. This overall crime rate is 31 percent higher than most cities within the United States, which can pose a concern for seniors living in the area.
  • Discounted fares on transportation for seniors is provided by Lincoln County for individuals over the age of 60. Rides are available to get to medical facilities, pharmacies, grocery stores and human service agencies.
  • Lincolnton has an array of community resources for seniors, including the North Carolina Division of Aging and Adult Services, an organization that helps match seniors to available resources within the city and county as well as one senior center.
  • The Lincolnton area is home to world-class medical facilities, including the Carolinas HealthCare System, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.


Paying for Assisted Living in Lincolnton

Average Monthly Costs

Cities in North Carolina

$4,000.00 US
$3,400.00 Kings Mountain
$2,946.00 Gastonia

Assisted Living costs in Lincolnton start around $0 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 Lincolnton 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 Lincolnton

Room and board are not covered under public assistance for seniors in assisted living facilities in Lincolnton and the state of North Carolina. Seniors on a limited income may qualify for help to pay for limited nursing services in these facilities through the Medicaid State Plan. Eligibility is based on how much an individual receives from their Federal Supplemental Security Income payment and other additional forms of income. 

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 Lincolnton

Lincolnton 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 Lincolnton

Lincolnton-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.