Austin Independent Living

There are 14 Independent Living Facilities in Austin, TX and 5 Independent Living Facilities nearby. The average cost of Independent Living in Austin, TX is $3,144 per month.

Austin Independent Living Facilities

  • The Continental

    The Continental

    Offering all-inclusive retirement living for an affordable monthly price, The Continental is a residential community for active, independent seniors.

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    Austin, TX 78745
    Independent Living, Retirement Communities
  • The Clairmont

    The Clairmont

    At The Clairmont, we believe all seniors deserve to enjoy a carefree lifestyle surrounded by warm and caring managers, staff and neighbors.

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    Austin, TX 78729
    Independent Living, Retirement Communities
  • Conservatory At Wells Branch

    Conservatory At Wells Branch

    Located in Austin, Conservatory at Wells Branch is an engaging community where luxury and impeccable services combine to make an ideal retirement experience.

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    Austin, TX 78728
    Independent Living, Retirement Communities
  • Englewood Estates

    Englewood Estates

    Situated on 17 acres of beautifully landscaped parks, you’ll enjoy the graceful elegance of Englewood Estates and the convenience of living just minutes from Austin.

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    Austin, TX 78745
    Independent Living, Retirement Communities
  • Renaissance Austin

    Renaissance Austin

    Review Average: 3.0(1 review)

    Renaissance Austin is centered around a stunning, two-acre park atop a hill. You’ll love our peaceful, wooded grounds and enjoy easy access to all the sites and sounds of Austin.

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    Austin, TX 78759
    Assisted Living, Independent Living, Retirement Communities
  • Brookdale Gaines Ranch

    Brookdale Gaines Ranch

    Enjoy the ultimate in retirement living. Brookdale Gaines Ranch offers impeccable service and convenience to Austin’s great shopping, dining and exciting entertainment.

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    Austin, TX 78735
    Assisted Living, Independent Living, Retirement Communities
  • Brookdale Westlake Hills

    Brookdale Westlake Hills

    Located atop Austin’s hills, nestled among acres of trees, Brookdale Westlake Hills offers exceptional amenities and convenience to dining, shopping, and abundant services.

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    Austin, TX 78746
    Assisted Living, Independent Living, Retirement Communities
  • Atria at the Arboretum

    Atria at the Arboretum

    Review Average: 5.0(1 review)

    Overlooking Austin's beautiful Hill Country, Atria at the Arboretum offers seniors luxurious independent living free from the hassles of home ownership.

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    Austin, TX 78759
    Independent Living, Retirement Communities

Nearby Independent Living Facilities

  • Lakeline Oaks

    Lakeline Oaks

    Review Average: 5.0(3 reviews)

    Offering independence and security, Lakeline Oaks is a retirement community that provides a wide selection of accommodations and services for Texas seniors.

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    Cedar Park, TX 78613 Distance: 15.4 mi
    55+ Communities, Independent Living, Retirement Communities
  • Provident Crossings

    Provident Crossings

    Review Average: 2.3(4 reviews)

    Offering a spacious and luxurious setting for independent living, Provident Crossings is a recently built retirement community located in Round Rock.

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    Round Rock, TX 78664 Distance: 16.3 mi
    55+ Communities, Independent Living, Retirement Communities
  • Parkwood Meadows

    Parkwood Meadows

    Review Average: 4.5(2 reviews)

    Parkwood Meadows is located on several beautifully landscaped acres of grounds near the heart of Round Rock. You’ll love the comfort of our facilities and the warmth of our staff.

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    Round Rock, TX 78681 Distance: 17.0 mi
    Independent Living, Retirement Communities
  • Highland Estates

    Highland Estates

    Highland Estates’ convenient location provides the best of both worlds: the relative peace and solitude of the suburbs with the vibrant state capital just minutes away.

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    Cedar Park, TX 78613 Distance: 18.7 mi
    Independent Living, Retirement Communities
  • Court at Round Rock

    Court at Round Rock

    Review Average: 5.0(1 review)

    Court at Round Rock offers independent and assisted living accommodations and services in a convenient and scenic location in Round Rock, Texas.

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    Round Rock, TX 78665 Distance: 19.3 mi
    Assisted Living, Independent Living, Retirement Communities

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Reviews of Austin Independent Living Facilities

Review by Local Professional
Date reviewed: Aug 8th, 2013
5 StarsOverall Rating
This active community offers a dining experience with a menu and a chef. The facility is in North-West Austin, Texas and has a view of the Austin hill country. They have all the amenities including a nurse, concierge, and access to an exercise room and a pool. The manager was friendly and patient giving time at the...

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Information About Independent Living in Austin

Austin Independent LivingSituated in central Texas, Austin is the capital of the state of Texas and boasts of many live musical venues. Thus, the city earned its nickname as “The Live Music Capital of the World.” Aside from the robust entertainment sector, Austin is also a technology hub with many Fortune 500 tech corporations establishing their headquarters in this city. For this reason, Austin also adopted the “Silicon Hills” moniker. And because of its vibrant community as well as its warm and mild weather, many seniors opted to spend their retirement years in Austin independent living communities.


Austin has a rich history spanning the centuries; thus, some interesting attractions in this city include museums and historic landmarks, such as the State Capitol; Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum, which contains themed exhibits chronicling the history of Texas; and LBJ Presidential Library, which exhibits a comprehensive collection of historical documents. Aside from these historical attractions, the city has a lot to offer to people who love the outdoors. Seniors living in Austin independent living communities have their pick of outdoor attractions to explore, such as the Barton Springs Pool, Zilker Metropolitan Park, Town Lake, Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center, Westcave Preserve, McKinney Falls State Park; as well as countless other playgrounds, gardens and parks.

Senior Activities

The government has three senior activity centers and twenty recreational centers in Austin. These centers organize activities and programs catered to seniors and adults. Additionally, Austin Parks and Recreation Department offers many activities and services for seniors living in Austin independent living communities. Activities are geared toward varying goals, such as traveling, nurturing hobbies, recreation, physical fitness, learning new skills, income supplementation, and many others. One renowned center in Austin, for example, is the Old Bakery and Emporium consignment store, which exhibits handcrafted gift items made by local senior artisans.

Medical Facilities

Austin, Texas Independent LivingAustin is also home to the best medical facilities. For example, St. David’s Healthcare hospitals - St. David’s North Austin Medical Center, St. David’s Round Rock Medical Center and St. David’s Medical Center — were named in Thomson Reuters’ 100 Top Hospitals in terms of organization, patient care, financial stability and operational efficiency. In addition, seniors residing in Austin independent living communities can also take advantage of Seton Medical Center’s medical and surgical acute care centers. Three Seton hospitals have been included in the U.S News and World Report’s list of best hospitals. The Seton group of hospitals has also been recognized for different medical specialties, such as geriatrics, pulmonology, neurology, orthopedics, and gastroenterology.


The Capital Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Capital Metro) provides accessible and convenient public transportation to the city. Seniors residing in Austin independent living communities have their pick of transportation options of buses, light rails or paratransit vans. In addition, Austin Parks and Recreation Department offers transportation services to seniors in the greater Austin area. This is part of the government’s program to enhance seniors’ quality of life by promoting their independence.

Austin has the perfect mix of city scenes, live music, and warm community living. With its thriving economy, laidback lifestyle and great outdoors, seniors residing in Austin independent living communities enjoy the best comforts that city living has to offer.

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Austin, TX Independent Living Costs

The median cost of Independent Living in Austin is $3,144 per month. Independent Living costs range from $2,595 to $4,489 depending on location and other factors.

Cost of Independent Living Facilities near Austin, TX

City Minimum Cost Maximum Cost Median Cost
Houston, TX$900$3,919$2,260
San Antonio, TX$1,775$3,126$2,386
Austin, TX$2,595$4,489$3,144
Spring, TX$1,799$3,550$2,675
The Woodlands, TX$2,775$3,050$2,913
Waco, TX$1,799$3,279$2,539
Round Rock, TX$2,295$2,700$2,498
Tyler, TX$1,599$2,525$2,133
Sugar Land, TX$1,875$3,950$2,913
Cedar Park, TX$2,195$2,400$2,298
Source: - 2012

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