11 Assisted Living Facilities near Kingsport, TN

10 Assisted Living Facilities in Kingsport, TN

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Elmcroft of Kingsport

Provides: Assisted Living
901 Teasel Drive, Kingsport, TN 37660
"I was going to move my wife to Elmcroft of Kingsport since it was quite a bit cheaper and very nice. I dealt with the manager and was quite impressed with her. The dining area was quite nice. They..." More

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Brookdale Kingsport

Provides: Assisted Living
2424 N. John B. Dennis Hwy., Kingsport, TN 37660
"Our mom needed the safety of a full-time staff with her plummeting blood pressure. Brookdale quickly stepped to the plate offering her the assisted care she needed. They worked with us quickly to..." More

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Brookdale Rock Springs

Provides: Assisted Living
640 Rock Springs Road, Kingsport, TN 37664
"Great Staff...Great Food..." More

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Brookdale Colonial Heights

Provides: Assisted Living
400 Professional Park Drive, Kingsport, TN 37663
"We have been very pleased with Brookdale Colonial Heights' care. They have gone above and beyond to help us. My mother's room is always clean. It is perfect for her. She has not participated in..." More

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Preston Place Suites

Provides: Assisted Living
2001 N. JOHN B DENNIS, Kingsport, TN 37660
"My mother is in Preston Place in her own separate living quarters. Everybody is really nice and friendly. They have all kinds of activities throughout the day. They help with her bathing three..." More

Asbury Place at Steadman Hill

Provides: Assisted Living
1300 Bloomingdale Pike, Kingsport, TN 37660
"We have our mother at Asbury. The staff is excellent. Mom is in an apartment. It is very clean and spacious. The food is excellent. The dining area is very clean, spacious, very well laid out, and..." More

Asbury Place at Kingsport

Provides: Assisted Living
100 Netherland Ln, Kingsport, TN 37660
"We came across Ashbury Place through our Parkinson’s disease support group, which meets there once a month, and the staff was fantastic, very accommodating. They had a meeting room and gave us..." More

The Village at Allandale

Provides: Assisted Living
100 Strickland Court, Kingsport, TN 37660
"I visited The Village at Allandale. It has three different buildings; one is for Alzheimer's, and the other two are assisted living. I really like this community. The atmosphere was very nice. " More

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Crown Cypress Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
2424 East Stone Drive, Kingsport, TN 37660
"My mother is living in Crown Cypress now. I think the staff is not only good at doing their job, they make people feel welcome. My mom loves it. She says she is treated like a princess. The rooms..." More

Wellmont Madison House

Provides: Assisted Living
2000 GREENWAY STREET, Kingsport, TN 37660

1 Assisted Living Facility near Kingsport, TN

Life Care Center of Gray

Provides: Assisted Living
791 OLD GRAY STATION ROAD, Gray, TN 37615

Assisted Living near Kingsport, TN

Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Kingsport

  • Review of Brookdale Kingsport

    Initially, the facility seemed to be a great option for my Dad. I felt like they provided me with a lot of good information and answered my extensive questions. And, the cost for my Dad was maneg... Read more

    Concerned Relative
  • Review of Brookdale Colonial Heights

    We have been very pleased with Brookdale Colonial Heights' care. They have gone above and beyond to help us. My mother's room is always clean. It is perfect for her. She has not participated in act... Read more

    Barbara
  • Review of Brookdale Kingsport

    Brookdale Kingsport seemed like it was very dark. It was too dark in the hallway, which wasn't good. I didn’t like it. They ought to make an upgrade. Like they could put some wooden floors in. They... Read more

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What to Consider About Assisted Living in Kingsport

Kingsport is part of the Tri-Cities region in the northeast corner of Tennessee. With 28 percent of the city's residents aged 60 or over, there's a definite need for the 20 assisted living communities in the Kingsport area. Ten of these communities are located in the Kingsport city limits, and ten are in the surrounding communities of Johnson City, Duffield, Gray and Bristol. These facilities play a crucial role in the local community, and allow seniors who need support with the tasks associated with daily living to live in a safe, caring environment. The Office of Health Care Facilities regulates all assisted living facilities in the state of Tennessee.

Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Kingsport

  • In Kingsport, the summers are usually long, warm and humid, and the winters are short, very cold and wet, with annual average high temperatures of 69 degrees and an average annual low of 42 degrees. With an average annual rainfall of 43 inches, weather in Kingsport is not likely to foil the plans of seniors who enjoy spending time outside.

  • Kingsport has ten percent more reported violent crime rate than the average for the rest of Tennessee, and its rate is 80 percent higher than the national average. Kingsport has a reported property crime rate that is 65 percent higher than the average of Tennessee and around 92 percent higher than the national average. These high crime rates may result in more vulnerable seniors feeling unsafe in this city.

  • There's tons to do and see in Kingsport for seniors with an interest in the arts. With regular concerts, live theater and the Kingsport Ballet, there's something for everyone, regardless of their interests.

  • The Kingsport area is home to world-class medical facilities, including Holston Valley Medical Center and Indian Path Medical Center, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.

  • Kingsport is a member of the AARP Network of Age-Friendly Communities, meaning that its elected leadership “has made the commitment to actively work toward making their town, city or county a great place for people of all ages,” according to AARP.

  • Kingsport has an array of community resources for seniors, including the Kingsport Senior Center, an organization that aims to enrich the lives of local seniors by helping them stay active and socialize with their peers.


Paying for Assisted Living in Kingsport

Average Monthly Costs

Cities in Tennessee

$4,000.00 US
$3,775.00 Greeneville
$3,703.00 Kingsport
$3,522.00 Abingdon
$3,362.00 Johnson City
$3,227.00 Bristol

Assisted Living costs in Kingsport start around $3,703 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 Kingsport 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 Kingsport

The Long-Term Services & Supports branch of TennCare helps eligible local seniors pay for their housing in an assisted living community.

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


Free Assisted Living Resources in Kingsport

Kingsport 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 Kingsport

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