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Choosing The Right Neighborhood for Senior Housing: Austin, TX

The things that make a good neighborhood a great one tend to vary as we age. Seniors don’t generally need to worry about quality schools in their area, but they may look for things like walkability, nearby conveniences, and medical facilities.

Austin, Texas is a top-rated place to choose senior housing, and the North Austin area gets even better. New affordable housing, a focus on green spaces, and public places to gather are making the suburbs of the capital city one of the fastest-growing areas in Texas.

Senior Apartments | North Austin

Senior living communities like Parmer Woods at North Austin offer older adults versatile options for care, entertainment, and enjoyment. Our centrally located community is upgraded retirement living only 12 minutes from downtown Round Rock or 19 minutes from downtown Austin.

Recently renovated apartments designed for the needs of seniors are available starting at a lower price than the average for assisted living and memory care in Austin.

  • Average cost of assisted living in Austin, TX: $5,345
  • Average monthly cost for full-time home care in Austin, TX: $5,196
  • Average monthly cost of a nursing home facility in Austin, TX: $8,973
  • Monthly cost at Parmer Woods at North Austin starts at $3,750

What’s included in an apartment at Parmer Woods at North Austin?

Older adults can expect hospitality and healthcare at Parmer Woods at North Austin. Our pet-friendly living spaces are available in a variety of floor plans:

  • Studios
  • One-bedrooms
  • Two-bedrooms
  • Private and shared memory care suites

Our assisted living community provides personalized levels of care in modern living spaces that include utilities, cable, Wi-Fi, and so much more:

  • Maintenance service
  • Housekeeping
  • Modern flooring and fixtures
  • Bright natural light and window coverings
  • Kitchenette
  • Walk-in closets
  • Walk-in shower
  • Grab bars

Included in the monthly cost is access to three chef-prepared meals every day. Transportation, activities, wellness programs, and social events are also standard. All of these features are included in the base rate.

What increases the cost of senior housing in Austin?

Senior living communities are a one-stop shop to elevate older adults’ lives. Individualized care services determine what you might pay per month versus what your neighbor may pay.

Specialized team members and licensed nurses provide activities of daily living (ADLs) assistance to give seniors the confidence and strength to enjoy the amenities available.

ADLs include:

  • Bathing
  • Grooming
  • Dressing
  • Personal care
  • Transferring
  • Medication management
  • Feeding

Most seniors in assisted living need help in one or two of the areas listed above–the fewer services you require, the lower your monthly cost. Living in a community like Parmer Woods at North Austin can increase retirees’ quality of life and reduce the need for many supportive services.

Other care services available include:

  • On-site physical, occupational, and speech therapy
  • Weight management and nutrition tracking
  • On-site gerontologist
  • Pet care options
Parmer Woods at North Austin | Happy senior couple walking outside holding hands
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Is North Austin a senior-friendly neighborhood?

Parmer Woods at North Austin is located between Scofield Farms and Walnut Creek Metro Park. Seniors enjoy access to shopping, medical appointments, entertainment, and scenic drives via our community-provided transportation.

Attractions under a five-minute drive:

  • Wal-mart, CVS, and H-E-B
  • Golden Corral, French Quarter Grille, and P. Terry’s Burger Stand
  • Scofield Farms Neighborhood Park and Walnut Creek Metro Park

Attractions under a ten-minute drive

  • St. David’s North Austin Medical Center
  • Museum of Ice Cream
  • Mills Pond Recreation Area
  • Top Golf

Residents are free to do what they want with their time. Let the front desk know if you would like to request a ride.

Our community also offers many reasons to not leave home–including brewing our own beer. Grab a Parmer Woods ale and relax in the courtyard, stroll around the paved walking paths, or play cards in the game room.

The restaurant-style dining room is an excellent place to bond with new neighbors and enjoy chef-prepared meals for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Head to the salon for a fresh cut with a book from the library after your meal.

You’ll see that senior living in North Austin has everything you need.

Where is Parmer Woods at North Austin?

If you’re looking for assisted living in Round Rock, Pflugerville, Windemere, or Brushy Creek, North Austin is a perfect fit. We’re a centrally located senior living community offering quality care, modern living, and tailored services.

Discover North Austin Assisted Living

Parmer Woods at North Austin invites seniors and their families to come to experience the freedom of senior housing. For memory care or assisted living, Round Rock area seniors will love what our community offers.

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