Assisted Living in Salisbury

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Brookdale Salisbury

2201 Statesville Boulevard, Salisbury, NC
$$$$
8 reviews
Brookdale Salisbury is nestled in the quaint town of Salisbury, North Carolina, home to the Rowan Museum and Boone’s Cave Park. Residents and their loved ones give high marks to the community for its friendly, knowledgeable staff, overall cleanliness and uplifting atmosphere. They describe the rooms as spacious and the grounds surrounding the facility as beautiful. Residents have many activities available to them such as Bible studies, fitness classes, crafts and group outing... (read more)
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Carillon Assisted Living of Salisbury

1915 Mooresville Road, Salisbury, NC
$$$$
10 reviews
Carillon Assisted Living of Salisbury is situated in Salisbury, North Carolina, a few minutes from the Country Club of Salisbury, WG (Bill) Hefner VA Medical Center and Forest Hill Park. Visitors mention that this facility offers a minimum of six activities a day including bingo, Bible studies and outings to an ice cream parlor and other places. Loved ones note the posh dining area that offers a variety of excellent menu options. Carillon Assisted Living is praised for its fr... (read more)
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Trinity Oaks

728 Klumac Road, Salisbury, NC
$$$$
6 reviews
Trinity Oaks in Salisbury, North Carolina, is conveniently located between Highways 85, 601 and 29 right by Town Creek and within walking distance of a number of popular restaurants. Visitors praise the facility's spacious outdoor area, which includes a swimming pool where residents can cool off on hot summer days. The facility has a fitness room where seniors can stay active. The food is served buffet-style in a communal dining room and receives high marks for being tasty. T... (read more)
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Salisbury Center - North Carolina

710 Julian Rd, Salisbury, NC
$$$$
1 review
Located in Salisbury, North Carolina, Salisbury Center - North Carolina provides convenient access to Interstate 95 and is a short drive from a variety of restaurants and stores, including Kohl's and Olive Garden. Visitors say this is a nice facility and find its administration to be cordial and informative. The community is a smoke-free environment, and residents can participate in a multitude of activities such as movies, off-site shopping trips and monthly special events. ... (read more)
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Alpha Concord Plantation

2809 Old Concord Road, Salisbury, NC
$$$$
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Britthaven of Kannapolis, Inc.

1808 N. Cannon Boulevard, Kannapolis, NC
$$$$
1 review
ronsonol: "They were very quick to admit my grandmother into a room but rather slow at setting up the room. My grandmother had to share a room with another patient which was fine except that the room were not designed for privacy at all. On several occasions while visiting my grandmother we found her to be indisposed and in plain view from the hallway. On another occasion the nursing home was very short staffed. My grandmother had gone to the restroom on herself and had not received th... (read more)
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Bethamy Retirement Center

909 N. Salisbury Avenue, Spencer, NC
$$$$
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Hilltop Living Center

592 Hilltop Drive, Linwood, NC
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The Meadows of Rockwell

612 Highway 152 East, Rockwell, NC
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China Grove Retirement Center

1114 South Main Street, China Grove, NC
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At A Glance

There are 10 assisted living communities in the city and surrounding suburbs to choose from. The average cost of assisted living in Salisbury is $3,911 per month, according to the latest estimates from Genworth.

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What to Consider About Assisted Living in Salisbury

Salisbury is home to the year-long Rowan Arts & Ag celebration centered around the rich history of art and agriculture in the area. Seniors who enjoy enrichment in this way may want to consider living in Salisbury. For those who need help with daily tasks, there are five assisted living facilities (ALFs) in Salisbury, with 16 in the surrounding area.

ALFs, known as Adult Care Homes (ACHs) in Salisbury and the rest of North Carolina, are defined as premises that serve two or more people and provide 24-hour supervision and health services such as medication management and assistance with activities of daily living (ADLs). The North Carolina Division of Health Service Regulation dictates the policies for these facilities.

Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Salisbury

  • Seniors may find that saving money is easier in Salisbury due to the cost of living, which is 8.1 percent lower than the U.S. average.

  • Salisbury is a city with high crime rates that may make seniors feel uncomfortable and unsafe. Violent crime has a rating of 61 out of 100 (1 being the safest), which is almost double the national average of 31.1. Property crime is also high at 66.7, compared to the national average of 38.1.

  • Salisbury has four seasons with a mild winter that many seniors may find enjoyable. Summers hit an average high of 89 degrees in July, and winters drop to an average low of 28 degrees. With an annual snowfall of only 4 inches a year, seniors with limited mobility may experience mild difficulty.

  • The Salisbury area is home to world-class medical facilities, including Rowan Medical Center, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.

  • Seniors with a respiratory illness or sensitive lungs should be able to enjoy the air in Rowan County with little difficulty. The American Lung Association gave this area a B grade for air quality.

  • Salisbury has an array of community resources for seniors, including the Rufty-Holmes Senior Center, an organization that offers fitness classes, recreational programs and financial assistance to adults 55 and up, as well as two more senior centers nearby.


Paying for Assisted Living in Salisbury

Average Monthly Costs

Cities in North Carolina

$4,300.00 Mooresville
$4,000.00 US
$3,995.00 Lexington
$3,942.00 Statesville
$3,172.00 Concord
$1,650.00 Salisbury

Assisted Living costs in Salisbury start around $1,650 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 Salisbury 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 Salisbury

Seniors who seek help with assisted living costs have a couple of options in North Carolina. The state’s Medicaid program offers the  Personal Care Services Program to cover assisted living costs for qualified seniors. One non-Medicaid funded plan, called the Special Assistance (SA) Program, helps eligible seniors pay for assisted living services.

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 Salisbury

Salisbury 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 Salisbury

Salisbury-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.