Lewisville is a large city in north central Texas. It has a population of almost 113,000, of which just 8.3% are seniors, compared to 16.8% of the nation. The city has many entertainment options for active seniors, and Texas is a relatively tax-friendly location for seniors. This, combined with relatively affordable assisted living fees, makes Lewisville an appealing retirement destination for some seniors.
Assisted living services offer room and board plus personal care support for seniors who are generally healthy but who struggle to tend to those day-to-day tasks themselves. Facilities in Lewisville charge an average of $4,195 per month, about $200 more than the state average but slightly less than the U.S. average of $4,500.
This guide explores the pros and cons of choosing Lewisville as a retirement destination. It also considers the cost of assisted living in the area compared to other nearby cities and provides some resources seniors might find useful when planning their long-term care arrangements.