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Assisted Living in Punta Gorda, Florida

Located on Florida’s desirable southwest Gulf Coast, Punta Gorda is a paradise for retirees. Seniors — who make up a whopping 54.1% of the city’s population — enjoy a below-average cost of living and year-round warm weather with plenty of sunshine. The waterfront city has no shortage of recreational amenities, from golf courses to wildlife centers to the many restaurants and boutiques at Fisherman’s Village. With several hospitals located within a short drive of the city, including some considered high-performing by U.S. News and World Report, seniors can rest assured that medical attention is never far away.

In this retirement hotspot, seniors pay an average of $3,938 per month for assisted living care. This is lower than some other cities in the region, making Punta Gorda an ideal destination for seniors who want to retire in South Florida on a budget.

5 Assisted Living communities in Punta Gorda, FL | 7 nearby communities

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1. Brookdale Punta Gorda Isles

250 Bal Harbor Boulevard, Punta Gorda, FL, 33950

Assisted Living

Call for Pricing (866) 882-3746

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2. The Palms of Punta Gorda

2295 Shreve St., Punta Gorda, FL, 33950

Assisted Living

Call for Pricing (866) 946-6888

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Alder Terrace Adult Care Center, Punta Gorda, FL

3. Alder Terrace Adult Care Center

26563 Sandhill Boulevard, Punta Gorda, FL, 33983

Assisted Living, Assistive Living, Respite Care-Short Term Stay, Supportive living

Call for Pricing (866) 956-0235

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Rajcomarie Luckram Adult Family Care Home, Punta Gorda, FL

4. Rajcomarie Luckram Adult Family Care Home

3166 Marine Ter, Punta Gorda, FL, 33983

Residential Care

Call for Pricing (866) 975-4278

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Lesa's Adult Family Care Home, Punta Gorda, FL

5. Lesa’s Adult Family Care Home

15 Madre de Dios St, Punta Gorda, FL, 33983

Residential Care

Call for Pricing (866) 981-1799

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7 matching communities nearby Punta Gorda

1. Brookdale Port Charlotte

18440 Cochran Boulevard, Port Charlotte, FL, 33948

Assisted Living

Call for Pricing (866) 882-3746

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2. The Springs at South Biscayne

6235 Hoffman Street, North Port, FL, 34287

Assisted Living

Call for Pricing (866) 946-6888

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3. Vick Street Manor

22332 Vick St, Port Charlotte, FL, 33980

Assisted Living

Call for Pricing (866) 956-0235

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4. Truewood by Merrill, Port Charlotte

2500 Aaron St, Port Charlotte, FL, 33952

Assisted Living

Call for Pricing (866) 975-4278

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5. Truewood by Merrill, Charlotte Center

18400 Cochran Blvd, Port Charlotte, FL, 33948

Assisted Living

Call for Pricing (866) 981-1799

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Parkside Assisted Living & Memory Cottage, Port Charlotte, FL

6. Parkside Assisted Living & Memory Cottage

2595 Harbor Blvd., Port Charlotte, FL, 33952

Assisted Living

Call for Pricing (866) 983-0331

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7. Sweet Water Oak Residential Assisted Living

2820 Pan American Blvd, North Port, FL, 34287

Assisted Living

Call for Pricing (866) 984-3845

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What is Assisted Living?

Hundreds of thousands of American seniors utilize assisted living, a figure that is only growing. For these seniors, assisted living combines residential housing,assistance in daily activities, and some healthcare. These communities also strive to provide an atmosphere that is comfortable and engaging for their residents… Read More >

Paying for Assisted Living in Punta Gorda, Florida

The Cost of Assisted Living in Punta Gorda

Seniors in Punta Gorda pay an average of $3,938 per month for assisted living care. This is nearly $240 higher than the statewide average of $3,700. However, it represents an approximately $360 per month savings compared to the U.S. average of $4,300. Neighboring Alabama ($3,150) and Georgia ($3,500) are even more affordable.

$3938

Punta Gorda

$3700

Florida

$4300

The United States

$3500

Georgia

$3150

Alabama

Assisted living prices vary throughout Florida, from a low of $2,895 in Sebring to a high of $5,506 in Tallahassee. Compared to many other cities in desirable South Florida, Punta Gorda ($3,938) is relatively affordable. On the Gulf Coast, costs are significantly higher in Cape Coral ($4,500) and Naples ($4,550). On Florida’s Atlantic Coast, seniors in Port St. Lucie ($4,399) pay similarly high prices, while Miami ($3,500) is an outlier in the region, offering prices below the state average.

$3938

Punta Gorda

$3700

Florida

$5506

Tallahassee

$2895

Sebring

$4500

Cape Coral

$4550

Naples

$3500

Miami

$4399

Port St. Lucie

Punta Gorda Assisted Living Financial Assistance

Florida’s Statewide Medicaid Managed Care (SMMC) program helps nursing home-eligible seniors remain at home or in an assisted living facility. It covers a long list of supportive services, including personal care, skilled nursing and occupational therapy. Seniors may qualify for SMMC services if they meet certain medical and financial requirements.

To learn more about the SMMC program, visit our Assisted Living in Florida page.

Punta Gorda Assisted Living Resources



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Area Agency on Aging for Southwest Florida(866) 413-5337Serving seniors in Charlotte County, the Area Agency on Aging for Southwest Florida offers information about local aging and disability resources. The organization also offers regular health and wellness workshops to help seniors learn to prevent falls or manage chronic conditions. Trained volunteers are available year-round to help seniors navigate Medicare.
Senior Friendship Centers(941) 955-2122Senior Friendship Centers is a nonprofit organization that operates four senior centers in Southwest Florida. Seniors can stop by its Punta Gorda location to make new friends and participate in fun activities. Bingo, card games, exercise classes, and holiday parties are just a few of the activities seniors may see on the center’s calendar.
Charlotte County Transit(941) 575-4000With its curb-to-curb shared ride service, Charlotte County Transit helps residents reach destinations throughout the county, including libraries, recreation centers and health care facilities. This county-wide service is available from 6:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. on weekdays. Limited Saturday service is available within Punta Gorda. Seniors can apply for the Transportation Disadvantaged program to take advantage of discounted fares.
Charlotte County Veterans Services(941) 764-5579Charlotte County Veterans Services helps eligible seniors access Veterans Affairs benefits and services. Seniors can contact the office for information about the financial support or compensation they may be eligible to receive. A Veteran Service Officer is available to help seniors file claims or appeals. All services are free of charge. 
Florida’s Long-Term Care Ombudsman Program(888) 831-0404The state’s ombudsman program advocates for seniors who live in assisted living facilities. It educates seniors about the civil and legal rights they have as assisted living residents. The organization’s volunteers investigate and work to resolve complaints made by seniors. There is no charge for these services.

Punta Gorda Assisted Living Laws and Regulations

Punta Gorda-area assisted living facilities are licensed by the Agency for Health Care Administration and must follow all applicable statutes. State law sets standards for resident rights, dietary services, staffing requirements and much more.

Visit our Assisted Living in Florida page for more information about the state’s assisted living laws.