Washington Assisted Living

There are 6 Assisted Living Facilities in Washington, DC and 30 Assisted Living Facilities nearby. The average cost of Assisted Living in Washington, DC is $3,500 per month.

Average Cost: $3,500

Nearby Assisted Living Facilities

  • The Jefferson

    The Jefferson

    Arlington, VA 22203 4.8 mi Assisted Living, Continuing Care, Hospice Care, Independent Living, Memory Care, Nursing Homes, Retirement Communities
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    The Jefferson offers convenience and carefree living in an elegant condominium retirement community in Arlington, with easy access to intellectual, social and cultural activities.

  • Malta House

    Malta House

    Hyattsville, MD 20782 4.8 mi Assisted Living, Hospice Care
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    Malta House is a place where seniors find peace of mind because not only can they enjoy an independent lifestyle but there are supportive services close at hand when they are needed.

  • Sunrise of Arlington

    Sunrise of Arlington

    Arlington, VA 22207 5.2 mi Assisted Living, Memory Care, Respite Care
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    Residents of Sunrise of Arlington receive quality assisted living and Alzheimer’s care with easy access to urban amenities such as dining, shopping and national historic landmarks.

  • Brighton Gardens at Friendship Heights

    Brighton Gardens at Friendship Heights

    Chevy Chase, MD 20815 6.1 mi Assisted Living, Memory Care, Respite Care
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    At Brighton Gardens at Friendship Heights, located in Chevy Chase, residents benefit from a premier community with large apartments, beautiful views and superb care.

  • Sunrise at Bluemont Park

    Sunrise at Bluemont Park

    Arlington, VA 22205 6.1 mi Assisted Living, Memory Care, Respite Care
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    The delightful hilltop campus of Sunrise at Bluemont is nestled among Arlington’s beautiful, leafy neighborhoods, close to prime shopping areas, dining and other attractions.

  • Hermitage in Northern Virginia

    Hermitage in Northern Virginia

    Alexandria, VA 22311 6.2 mi Assisted Living, Continuing Care, Hospice Care, Independent Living, Memory Care, Retirement Communities
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    A retirement lifestyle that promises comfort and convenience is found at Hermitage in Northern Virginia, a senior living community that has served Alexandria-area seniors for over 50 years.

  • Henson Creek Assisted Living

    Henson Creek Assisted Living

    Temple Hills, MD 20748 6.7 mi Assisted Living, Memory Care
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    Henson Creek Assisted Living, located in Temple Hills, provides seniors with a selection of amenities to encourage an enjoyable senior living experience.

  • Sunrise of Alexandria

    Sunrise of Alexandria

    Alexandria, VA 22304 6.8 mi Assisted Living, Memory Care, Respite Care
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    Sunrise of Alexandria is a welcoming community that combines convenience to urban amenities with colonial charm and quality assisted living and memory care.

  • Sunrise of Falls Church

    Sunrise of Falls Church

    Falls Church, VA 22046 7.7 mi Assisted Living, Memory Care, Respite Care
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    Located near historic downtown and a few miles from Washington D.C. in a leafy park setting, Sunrise of Falls Church offers access to a theater, shops and restaurants.

  • Evangel Care

    Evangel Care

    Hyattsville, MD 20785 7.9 mi Assisted Living
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    Evangel Care, located in Hyattsville, provides seniors with a selection of amenities to encourage an enjoyable senior living experience.

  • Bartholomew House

    Bartholomew House

    Bethesda, MD 20817 9.0 mi Assisted Living, Hospice Care
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    With its quiet neighborhood setting in Bethesda, Bartholomew House is a lovely assisted living community that has all the conveniences of living at home with the peace of mind that comes from having supportive services close at hand.

  • Sunrise at Fox Hill

    Sunrise at Fox Hill

    Bethesda, MD 20817 9.7 mi Assisted Living, Hospice Care, Memory Care, Respite Care
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    You’ll find something for everyone at Sunrise at Fox Hill, a full-service retirement community. Set on 16 acres in Bethesda, we offer active seniors country club modern ease and elegance.

  • Brighton Gardens of Tuckerman Lane

    Brighton Gardens of Tuckerman Lane

    North Bethesda, MD 20852 10.6 mi Assisted Living, Hospice Care, Nursing Homes, Respite Care
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    Located a short distance from downtown Bethesda, Brighton Gardens of Tuckerman Lane is an assisted living and skilled nursing facility serving seniors with compassion and respect.

  • AlfredHouse Shalom

    AlfredHouse Shalom

    Silver Spring, MD 20902 10.6 mi Assisted Living
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    When staying home is no longer an option, AlfredHouse Shalom offers a warm, Kosher home away from home, where each resident is cared for with personal attention.

  • Northview Assisted Living Facility

    Northview Assisted Living Facility

    Clinton, MD 20735 10.6 mi Assisted Living
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    Northview Assisted Living Facility provides a variety of services and amenities to Clinton seniors.

  • Sunrise of Silver Spring

    Sunrise of Silver Spring

    Silver Spring, MD 20904 10.8 mi Assisted Living, Memory Care, Respite Care
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    Conveniently located near a library, shopping center and large regional park, Sunrise of Silver Spring offers our residents easy access to the area’s finest amenities.

  • Sunrise at Mount Vernon

    Sunrise at Mount Vernon

    Alexandria, VA 22306 11.0 mi Assisted Living, Memory Care, Respite Care
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    Sunrise at Mount Vernon is a caring community offering personalized assisted living and memory care, in a neighborhood setting on the campus of Inova Mount Vernon Hospital.

  • Sunrise of Springfield

    Sunrise of Springfield

    Springfield, VA 22150 11.2 mi Assisted Living, Memory Care, Respite Care
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    Sunrise of Springfield is a cheery and inviting senior community that provides exceptional assisted living services and memory care in a comfortable, home-like setting.

  • Byron House

    Byron House

    Potomac, MD 20854 11.4 mi Assisted Living, Hospice Care
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    Byron House offers affordable assisted living at its finest. Set on a heavily wooded property, we provide care and support for those who can no longer live safely alone.

  • Spring Hills Mount Vernon

    Spring Hills Mount Vernon

    Alexandria, VA 22309 11.5 mi Assisted Living, Memory Care
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    Spring Hills Mount Vernon’s distinctive approach to assisted living and holistic care allows residents to live as independently and as vibrantly as possible.

  • Sunrise of McLean

    Sunrise of McLean

    McLean, VA 22102 11.5 mi Assisted Living, Memory Care, Respite Care
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    At Sunrise of McLean, we take pride in our quality services, deluxe accommodations and Edna's Place, an intimate group of suites for residents with late-stage memory loss.

  • Arbor Terrace Senior Living

    Arbor Terrace Senior Living

    Lanham, MD 20706 12.3 mi Assisted Living
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    Arbor Terrace Senior Living is a unique community that offers charm, extensive and superior care, while providing state-of-the-art amenities and services.

  • Emilia Assisted Living Home of Ashlawn

    Emilia Assisted Living Home of Ashlawn

    Springfield, VA 22150 12.6 mi Assisted Living
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    Emilia Assisted Living Home of Ashlawn is an inviting home offering a selection of amenities and supportive services for Springfield seniors to consider.

  • Sunrise of Fairfax

    Sunrise of Fairfax

    Fairfax, VA 22031 13.0 mi Assisted Living, Respite Care
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    Set in a peaceful setting adjacent to several leafy parks, Sunrise of Fairfax is a beautiful community serving its assisted living residents with compassion and care.

  • Braddock Glen

    Braddock Glen

    Fairfax, VA 22032 13.5 mi Assisted Living
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    Conveniently close to restaurants, bakeries, bookstores, banking and pharmacies, Braddock Glen in Fairfax provides exceptional assisted living care and services.

  • AlfredHouse II

    AlfredHouse II

    Silver Spring, MD 20906 13.5 mi Assisted Living
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    Here at AlfredHouse II, we deliver the highest level of assisted care licensed by Maryland in a cozy, homelike, residential setting that makes our residents feel as though they are living at home.

  • Aspenwood Senior Living Community

    Aspenwood Senior Living Community

    Silver Spring, MD 20906 13.9 mi Assisted Living, Independent Living, Respite Care, Retirement Communities
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    Aspenwood Senior Living in Silver Spring is a 20+ year-old senior living community that provides its residents with a variety of care options according to their individual needs.

  • Serenity Gardens Assisted Living

    Serenity Gardens Assisted Living

    Potomac, MD 20854 13.9 mi Assisted Living, Memory Care
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    Serenity Gardens Assisted Living, located in Potomac, provides seniors with a selection of amenities to encourage an enjoyable senior living experience.

  • Raphael House

    Raphael House

    Rockville, MD 20854 14.1 mi Assisted Living
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    Raphael House of Rockville, Maryland offers a helping hand to seniors who need support with day-to-day tasks, allowing residents to maintain their independence.

  • Bowie Assisted Living, Inc

    Bowie Assisted Living, Inc

    Bowie, MD 20720 14.2 mi Assisted Living, Memory Care
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    Wyoming Springs Assisted Living & Memory Care Community, located in Round Rock, provides seniors with a selection of amenities to encourage an enjoyable senior living experience.

Other Assisted Living Facilities

  • The Chevy Chase House

    The Chevy Chase House

    Washington, DC 20015 Assisted Living, Independent Living, Respite Care, Retirement Communities
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    For over 35 years, DC-area seniors have made The Chevy Chase House retirement community their home when they are ready to shed life’s responsibilities and embrace carefree living.

  • The Georgetown

    The Georgetown

    Washington, DC 20007 Assisted Living, Hospice Care, Independent Living, Respite Care, Retirement Communities
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    The Georgetown provides thoughtful, individualized support services for people who need assistance to manage some facets of daily living but who do not need nursing home care.

  • The Methodist Home of the District of Columbia

    Washington, DC 20008 Assisted Living, Independent Living, Retirement Communities

Information About Assisted Living in Washington

Information About Assisted Living in Washington

The District of Columbia, better known as Washington DC, is a 68.3-square mile city that is managed at a federal level. Our nation’s capital is responsible for the governing of America, and around 15 million tourists visit each year to experience its many museums and memorials.

A large number of seniors enjoy assisted living in Washington DC. The city is easily navigable and offers an excellent public transportation system. There are plenty of open parks, and 35% of the city is covered by an urban tree canopy. The DC area enjoys a mild overall climate with only the occasional heavy snowfall in the winter time.

Licensing of Assisted Living in Washington DC

In the District of Columbia, there are several types of facilities that provide care services for adults. Facilities that specifically provide housing and assisted living services, such as bathing, grooming or supervision, for adults 60 years or older are called assisted living residences.

  • An Assisted Living Residence is an entity that combines housing, health and personalized assistance in the form of a service place for individuals who are unrelated to the entity’s owner or operator as per DC ST § 44-102-.01.
  • The words “hospital,” “nursing,” rehabilitative” or “hospice” should not be used in the facility’s name as per DC ST § 44-103.07.

To learn more on how assisted living residences are licensed in Washington DC, please visit our Washington DC Licensing Summary.

Cost of Assisted Living in Washington DC

The Washington DC law states that “quality, affordable assisted living residence care should be accessible to all individuals residing in the District regardless of income.” To this effect, assisted living in Washington DC ranks among the top 20 most affordable areas in the nation.

The median monthly cost of assisted living in the District of Columbiais $2,500 per month or $30,000 annually for a private, one-bedroom apartment,* and must be paid privately by the resident or the resident’s family.

Find Assisted Living in Washington DC

Browse our comprehensive directory to find assisted living communities in Washington DC.

*Genworth Financial 2012 Cost of Care Survey.

Written by senior housing writer Josh Talbot.

Map of Washington Assisted Living Facilities

Washington, DC Assisted Living Costs

Washington, DC Assisted Living Costs

The median cost of Assisted Living in Washington for a single-occupancy apartment is $3,500/month (Genworth - 2013). This monthly cost typically includes rent, utilities, dining, housekeeping and transportation.

Cost of Washington Assisted Living Facilities

Community Starting Price
Sunrise on Connecticut Avenue $6,860/month
Grand Oaks $6,000/month

Cost of Nearby Assisted Living Facilities

Community City Starting Price
The Jefferson Arlington $6,880/month
Malta House Hyattsville $4,200/month
Sunrise of Arlington Arlington $4,780/month
Brighton Gardens at Friendship Heights Chevy Chase $5,240/month
Sunrise at Bluemont Park Arlington $4,220/month
Hermitage in Northern Virginia Alexandria $3,405/month
Henson Creek Assisted Living Temple Hills $2,800/month
Sunrise of Alexandria Alexandria $5,230/month
Sunrise of Falls Church Falls Church $4,600/month
Evangel Care Hyattsville $2,950/month
Bartholomew House Bethesda $5,400/month
Sunrise at Fox Hill Bethesda $7,040/month
Brighton Gardens of Tuckerman Lane North Bethesda $4,310/month
AlfredHouse Shalom Silver Spring $4,800/month
Northview Assisted Living Facility Clinton $2,300/month
Sunrise of Silver Spring Silver Spring $5,300/month
Sunrise at Mount Vernon Alexandria $4,600/month
Sunrise of Springfield Springfield $3,890/month
Byron House Potomac $5,400/month
Spring Hills Mount Vernon Alexandria $3,400/month
Sunrise of McLean McLean $5,780/month
Arbor Terrace Senior Living Lanham $2,743/month
Sunrise of Fairfax Fairfax $3,890/month
Braddock Glen Fairfax $3,140/month
AlfredHouse II Silver Spring $3,100/month
Aspenwood Senior Living Community Silver Spring $5,200/month
Serenity Gardens Assisted Living Potomac $3,700/month
Raphael House Rockville $5,400/month
Bowie Assisted Living, Inc Bowie $3,600/month
Cost data provided by senior living communities and compiled by SeniorHomes.com is subject to change without notice. This data is for informational purposes only and may contain inaccuracies. Your actual senior living costs may vary depending on your personal situation.