Boston Assisted Living

There are 5 Assisted Living Facilities in Boston, MA and 30 Assisted Living Facilities nearby. The average cost of Assisted Living in Boston, MA is $5,175 per month.

Average Cost: $4,500

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    Zelma Lacey House of Charlestown

    Charlestown, MA 02129 Provides Assisted Living 1.3 miles from Boston, MA
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    The Zelma Lacey House of Charlestown is a beautiful assisted living community that offers all the conveniences and comforts of home without the responsibilities of home ownership.

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    Prospect House

    Revere, MA 02151 Provides Assisted Living 3.9 miles from Boston, MA
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    Nestled in the oceanfront town of Revere just five miles northeast of Boston, Prospect House provides the area’s most affordable senior living options.

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    Cadbury Commons

    Cambridge, MA 02140
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    Provides Assisted Living 4.6 miles from Boston, MA
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    At Cadbury Commons, our emphasis is on living, which is why we provide our residents with all the amenities and services they need to continue living a vibrant, active life.

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    Sophia Snow Place

    West Roxbury, MA 02132 Provides Assisted Living 5.6 miles from Boston, MA
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    A unique senior living community in West Roxbury Massachusetts that provides an affordable lifestyle in a modern facility in a home like setting is Sophia Snow Place. Our community is a great place to live for active seniors who wants an independent life

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    Brigham House

    Watertown, MA 02472 Provides Assisted Living 5.7 miles from Boston, MA
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    Housed in a historic former schoolhouse, Brigham House is a community of 62 assisted living apartment homes located just 10 miles West of Boston.

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    Boylston Place at Chestnut Hill

    Chestnut Hill, MA 02467
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    Provides Assisted Living 6.1 miles from Boston, MA
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    Located in one of Massachusetts’ most picturesque towns, Boylston Place at Chestnut Hill provides excellent assisted living services and accommodations.

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    Brookdale Quincy Bay

    Quincy, MA 02169 Provides Assisted Living 8.1 miles from Boston, MA
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    Friendly people, a welcoming community, engaging social activities, and exceptional amenities - Brookdale Quincy Bay (formerly River Bay Club) offers the best in independent and assisted living.

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    Evans Park at Newton Corner

    Newton, MA 02458
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    Provides Assisted Living 6.5 miles from Boston, MA
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    Located just outside Boston and housed in a refurbished, early 20th-centruy residential hotel, Evans Park at Newton Corner offers a unique senior living experience.

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    Sunrise of Arlington

    Arlington, MA 02476
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    Provides Assisted Living 8.0 miles from Boston, MA
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    Sunrise of Arlington provides complete personalized care to residents in a pleasant community where dedicated staff respect their dignity, privacy and independence.

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    Benchmark Senior Living at Woburn

    Woburn, MA 01801 Provides Assisted Living 10.0 miles from Boston, MA
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    Benchmark Senior Living at Woburn is a brand-new senior living community that offers seniors assisted living and memory care options in a setting that balances independence, support and privacy.

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    Sunrise of Lynnfield

    Lynnfield, MA 01940 Provides Assisted Living 10.6 miles from Boston, MA
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    Sunrise of Lynnfield residents enjoy many delightful and entertaining activities each day from learning workshops to simply relaxing outside on our landscaped grounds.

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    Sunrise of Braintree

    Braintree, MA 02184 Provides Assisted Living 10.5 miles from Boston, MA
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    Sunrise of Braintree is a welcoming assisted living community that offers special programs for seniors living with Alzheimer's or other forms of memory loss.

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    Brookdale Dedham

    Dedham, MA 02026 Provides Assisted Living 9.8 miles from Boston, MA
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    Adjacent to the eponymous park, Brookdale Dedham offers a range of senior living and care options in a supportive community with cheerful staff and fun activities.

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    The Residences at Wingate

    Needham, MA 02494 Provides Assisted Living 9.6 miles from Boston, MA
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    The Residences at Wingate, located in Needham, provides seniors with a selection of amenities to encourage an enjoyable senior living experience.

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    Harriett and Ralph Kaplan Estates

    Peabody, MA 01960 Provides Assisted Living 12.7 miles from Boston, MA
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    Harriett and Ralph Kaplan Estates, located in Peabody, provides seniors with a selection of amenities to encourage an enjoyable senior living experience.

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    Sunrise of Burlington

    Burlington, MA 01803
    3 reviews
    Provides Assisted Living 11.6 miles from Boston, MA
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    Sunrise of Burlington is a warm and inviting senior community offering assisted living and memory care in a peaceful setting northwest of Boston.

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    Fox Hill Village

    Westwood, MA 02090 Provides Assisted Living 11.4 miles from Boston, MA
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    Thoughtfully planned for the evolving needs of seniors, Fox Hill Village creates a lovely daily atmosphere for our residents through a combination of amenities and services.

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    Windsor Place of Wilmington

    Wilmington, MA 01887
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    Provides Assisted Living 13.1 miles from Boston, MA
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    Windsor Place of Wilmington offers the ability to age in place with independent living, assisted living and memory care. Accommodations include private and semi-private studios, one- and two-bedroom apartment homes.

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    Benchmark Senior Living on Clapboardtree

    Norwood, MA 02062 Provides Assisted Living 12.2 miles from Boston, MA
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    .Benchmark Senior Living on Clapboardtree is a place where seniors come together and live well. Our residents receives a rewarding lifestyle, they laugh, get involve and focus on what makes them happy.

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    The Falls at Cordingly Dam

    Newton, MA 02462
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    Provides Assisted Living 10.3 miles from Boston, MA
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    Tucked away in a charming historic village, The Falls at Cordingly Dam an extraordinary natural haven where fond memories and family traditions thrive.

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    Maplewood at Weston

    Weston, MA 02493 Provides Assisted Living 10.4 miles from Boston, MA
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    Maplewood at Weston's independent and assisted living offers luxury apartment homes with views overlooking the Charles River, minutes from the many attractions of Boston.

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    Waltham Crossings

    Waltham, MA 02451
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    Provides Assisted Living 10.7 miles from Boston, MA
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    Residents of Waltham Crossings enjoy attractive apartments, comfortable community rooms, a lovely outdoor patio and garden and an ever-changing program of social activities.

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    Epoch Assisted Living at Waterstone

    Wellesley, MA 02481 Provides Assisted Living 10.6 miles from Boston, MA
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    EPOCH Assisted Living at Waterstone, located on the banks of the Charles River, is a state-of-the-art community that features an active, wellness-focused lifestyle.

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    Stonebridge at Burlington

    Burlington, MA 01803 Provides Assisted Living 13.2 miles from Boston, MA
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    One of Burlington’s newest senior homes, Stonebridge at Burlington is a thriving retirement living community offering a range of senior living options.

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    Sunrise of Weston

    Weston, MA 02493
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    Provides Assisted Living 11.6 miles from Boston, MA
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    Sunrise of Weston is a relaxing assisted living community well equipped to provide helpful, personalized services with the activities of daily life.

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    Sunrise at Gardner Park

    Peabody, MA 01960 Provides Assisted Living 14.3 miles from Boston, MA
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    Sunrise at Gardner Park offers an unrivaled sense of warmth, a place where residents can feel comfortable and safe, and enjoy their retirement years in peace and tranquility.

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    Sunrise of Norwood

    Norwood, MA 02062
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    Provides Assisted Living 14.3 miles from Boston, MA
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    Southwest of Boston, Sunrise of Norwood is a homey and welcoming senior community where gentle staff provide personalized assisted living care and memory care.

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    Putnam Farm at Danvers

    Danvers, MA 01923 Provides Assisted Living 16.0 miles from Boston, MA
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    Based on each resident's individual needs, the assisted living program at Putnam Farms at Danvers provides residents personalized assistance with activities of daily living.

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    Peregrine's Landing at Tewksbury

    Tewksbury, MA 01876
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    Provides Assisted Living 16.2 miles from Boston, MA
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    Convenient to shopping and parks, Peregrine's Landing at Tewksbury is a pleasant retirement community that offers adjustable levels of senior care in a friendly and intimate setting.

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    Brookdale Danvers

    Danvers, MA 01923
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    Provides Assisted Living 16.5 miles from Boston, MA
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    Close to Highway 128 and Danvers Park, Brookdale Danvers offers premier senior living and compassionate, specialized care in northeastern Massachusetts.

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Other Assisted Living Facilities in Boston

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Boston Assisted Living Facility Costs

The median cost of Assisted Living in Boston for a single-occupancy apartment is $5,175/month (Genworth - 2013). This monthly cost typically includes rent, utilities, dining, housekeeping and transportation.

Cost of Boston Assisted Living Facilities

Community Starting Price
Chestnut Park at Cleveland Circle $4,799/month
Landmark at Longwood $3,000/month

Cost of Nearby Assisted Living Facilities

Community City Starting Price
Evans Park at Newton Corner Newton $5,399/month
The Falls at Cordingly Dam Newton $6,899/month
Sunrise of Arlington Arlington $5,690/month
Sunrise of Braintree Braintree $5,180/month
Sunrise of Burlington Burlington $4,700/month
Sunrise of Lynnfield Lynnfield $5,900/month
Sunrise of Norwood Norwood $6,050/month
Sunrise at Gardner Park Peabody $5,060/month
Sunrise of Weston Weston $6,110/month
Harriett and Ralph Kaplan Estates Peabody $3,999/month
Maplewood at Weston Weston $7,250/month
Putnam Farm at Danvers Danvers $5,099/month
Waltham Crossings Waltham $4,499/month
Prospect House Revere $5,148/month
Cadbury Commons Cambridge $5,200/month
Windsor Place of Wilmington Wilmington $4,675/month
Stonebridge at Burlington Burlington $5,050/month
Peregrine's Landing at Tewksbury Tewksbury $6,250/month
Epoch Assisted Living at Waterstone Wellesley $6,900/month
The Residences at Wingate Needham $6,600/month
Benchmark Senior Living at Woburn Woburn $5,099/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.
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Map of Boston Assisted Living Facilities

Information About Assisted Living Facility in Boston

Old-world charm, stunning architecture, vibrant cultural charisma, and a rich and remarkable history are all characteristics that have helped place Boston third in nationwide livability rankings and 37th globally. Boston is the largest city in Massachusetts, home to nearly 618,000 residents within the city limits, and also one of the oldest cities in the United States, founded in 1630. Boston’s history has had a lasting impact on the city politically, culturally and economically, and seniors who choose assisted living in Boston live at the heart of a thriving Mecca that has become an international icon for medicine, higher education and entertainment.

Boston Attractions

Sports fans and history buffs have plenty to see and do in Boston. The Boston Sports Trail walks fans through a historic tour around Fenway Park, the oldest sports stadium in use in the United States. The Freedom Trail is also a fun, guided excursion for those interested in famous historical and political events, such as the Boston Tea Party, Boston Massacre and several prominent battles during the American Revolution. Residents of assisted living in Bostonwill be front and center in one of the United States’ largest and most famous fireworks displays. The banks of the Charles River come alive on the fourth of each July with church bells, howitzer cannons and a stunning display of fireworks.

Boston Senior Activities

While most assisted living homes in Boston offer residents a variety of fun and engaging activities, many residents also choose to head to the Veronica B. Smith Senior Center to take part in the many fitness, dance and educational programs offered by the city. For those wanting something more, the city has its own thriving scene for seniors enjoying assisted living in Boston.The Boston Opera House and Boston Symphony Orchestra are local entertainment favorites, and relaxation and leisure can be found in beautiful Boston Common, one of the oldest parks in the nation.

Boston Medical Facilities

Wellness and innovation is a Boston forté, and many of Boston’s prominent medical and research facilities can be found in one tight-knit area, known as The Longwood Medical and Academic Area (LMA). The LMA is a 175-acre community that hosts educational, healthcare and religious institutions, along with museums and colleges. The Harvard Medical School, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Joslin Diabetes Center are just a few of the facilities found in the LMA. Residents of assisted living in Bostonwill feel safe and sound knowing that such top-tier facilities are right within reach.

Boston Transit

Boston is a city known for its public transportation. It boasts the fourth-highest rate of public transit usage, providing residents with an underground rapid transit subway system (the first in the country), commuter rail, an Amtrak line, ferry service and a bustling bus system, all operated by the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority. With such a robust offering of transit options, residents of assisted living of Boston never have to worry about driving or getting safely and quickly to where they need to go.

Cost of Assisted Living in Boston

As one of the largest metropolitan areas in the country and the largest in New England, Boston boasts one of the highest costs of living in the United States. Assisted living costs are correspondingly high, with a private, one-bedroom unit renting for a median monthly rate of $5,089.* However, assisted living costs fluctuate throughout the Boston area with some communities charging as little as $1,900 per month and some charging as much as $6,465. Seniors should plan on spending at least $61,000 a year for assisted living in Boston.

Find Assisted Living in Boston

Whether you’re a sports buff or a historian, Boston has something for everyone. To see a list of local assisted living communities, visit our Boston Assisted Living page.
*Genworth Financial 2011 Cost of Care Survey.
Written by senior housing writer Chrysti Harrison. Back to Top