Washington Assisted Living

There are 5 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

  • Brookdale Arlington

    Brookdale Arlington

    Arlington, VA 22203 4.4 mi Adult Day Care, Assisted Living, Independent Living, Memory Care, Respite Care, Retirement Communities
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    With our broad range of services and amenities, Brookdale Arlington is one of the premier senior living communities in the Arlington area.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • Five Star Premier Residences of Chevy Chase

    Five Star Premier Residences of Chevy Chase

    Chevy Chase, MD 20815 7.5 mi Assisted Living, Independent Living, Retirement Communities
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    Located inside the Washington DC Beltway, Five Star Premier Residences of Chevy Chase offers seniors easy access to the many attractions of our nation’s capital.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • Spring Hills Mount Vernon

    Spring Hills Mount Vernon

    Alexandria, VA 22309 11.5 mi Assisted Living
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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.

  • Emeritus at Potomac

    Emeritus at Potomac

    Potomac, MD 20854 12.5 mi Assisted Living, Memory Care, Respite Care
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    Within quick access to the Capital Beltway, Emeritus at Potomac is a pleasant retirement community that offers various levels of senior care, including specialized memory care.

  • 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.

  • AlfredHouse IV

    AlfredHouse IV

    Rockville, MD 20853 14.3 mi Assisted Living
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    AlfredHouse IV has been serving the community since 1992 and we offer the highest level of assisted care licensed by the State in a cozy, homelike, residential setting.

  • Sunrise of Rockville

    Sunrise of Rockville

    Rockville, MD 20850 14.7 mi Assisted Living, Memory Care, Respite Care
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    Sunrise of Rockville, located in the heart of Maryland, offers a family-oriented environment where our dedicated and loving team provides personalized service to seniors.

  • Bedford Court

    Bedford Court

    Silver Spring, MD 20906 14.9 mi Assisted Living, Hospice Care, Independent Living, Memory Care, Nursing Homes, Respite Care, Retirement Communities
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    Bedford Court residents enjoy a wonderful, warm environment filled with activities, scheduled outings and an elegantly designed array of living spaces.

  • Sunrise of Hunter Mill

    Sunrise of Hunter Mill

    Oakton, VA 22124 14.9 mi Assisted Living, Memory Care, Respite Care
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    At Sunrise of Hunter Mill, residents enjoy comfort and tranquility while our staff provides some of the best in assisted living services and memory care.

  • AlfredHouse III

    AlfredHouse III

    Rockville, MD 20853 14.9 mi Assisted Living
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    Abundant staffing with well-trained, experienced caregivers, is what allows us at AlfredHouse III to offer the safety, service, care and consideration that your loved one expects and deserves.

  • The Fairfax at Fort Belvoir

    The Fairfax at Fort Belvoir

    Fort Belvoir, VA 22060 15.5 mi Assisted Living, Continuing Care, Hospice Care, Independent Living, Memory Care, Nursing Homes, Respite Care
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    The Fairfax at Fort Belvoir is an active retirement community for military veterans and federal employees, offering the full spectrum of senior care services.

  • Emeritus at Woodward Estates

    Emeritus at Woodward Estates

    Bowie, MD 20716 15.6 mi Assisted Living, Respite Care
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    Nestled on a medical center campus, Emeritus at Woodward Estates offers superb care options in a convenient setting between Collington Branch Park and Bowie Town Center.

Other Assisted Living Facilities

  • Grand Oaks

    Washington, DC 20016 Assisted Living, Memory Care, Respite Care
  • The Chevy Chase House

    Washington, DC 20015 Assisted Living, Independent Living, Respite Care, Retirement Communities
  • The Georgetown

    Washington, DC 20007 Assisted Living, Hospice Care, Independent Living, Respite Care, Retirement Communities

    At The Georgetown, you will discover retirement living that has fine dining, social activities and companionship amid elegant surroundings. We ta...

  • 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.

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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 is $3,500 per month. Assisted Living costs range from $2,000 to $7,575 depending on location and other factors.

Cost of Assisted Living Facilities near Washington, DC

City Minimum Maximum Median
Philadelphia, PA$1,200$7,860$4,756
Baltimore, MD$1,000$7,680$3,213
Washington, DC$2,000$7,575$3,500
Virginia Beach, VA$2,300$5,933$3,851
Norfolk, VA$2,300$5,933$3,851
Richmond, VA$1,150$5,600$4,673
Newport News, VA$2,300$5,933$3,851
Allentown, PA$1,600$5,310$3,445
Reading, PA$1,600$5,640$3,465
Trenton, NJ$4,725$7,245$5,994
Source: Genworth - 2013

Cost of Assisted Living in the District of Columbia

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 the District of Columbia ranks among the top 20 most affordable areas in the nation.

According to a 2012 Cost of Care Survey conducted by Genworth Financial, 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.