Texas Independent Living

Cost of Texas Independent Living

The Houston, TX (Texas) skyline seen from afar The average cost of Independent Living in Texas is $2,225 per month. This is higher than the national average which is $1,729 per month.

In Texas there are 448 Independent Living Communities. We can help you find the best matches for your needs.

Map of Texas Independent Living Communities

Overview of Texas Independent Living

Boasting a low cost of living, year-round warm weather and a diverse mix of major urban cities, charming small communities and lively college towns, it is no wonder that Texas independent living attracts to so many retirees. With a diverse population of over 25.5 million people spread out across the state’s nearly 270,000 square miles, The Lone Star really does offer something for everyone. Texas collects no state income tax or inheritance taxes and has recently lowered property taxes, making it ideal for the senior who wants to maximize their personal savings.

Independent Living in Texas Defined

Texas independent living is the perfect option for senior citizens who would like to lead an independent lifestyle in a cosmopolitan state and, at the same time, have access to useful services and amenities at their residence. Independent living is best suited to senior citizens who are still self-sufficient, and can go about their day without any assistance. Those who struggle with daily tasks and need assistance would be better off in an assisted living residence. You can find Texas assisted living facilities in our Assisted Living category. Seniors diagnosed with dementia or Alzheimer's would also not be suited to living in an independent living community and would be better cared for in a memory care residence. You can find Texas memory care facilities in our Memory Care category. Back to Top