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Retirement Communities in Charlotte, NC and the Suburbs

More and more people are choosing to move into senior living communities in and around Charlotte. The city has so much to offer, and with a low cost of living, it means that you get to spend less time worrying about finances and more time enjoying your retirement. But what are some of the specific benefits of retiring in Charlotte, NC? Read on to find out.

Senior Living Communities Near Charlotte, North Carolina

  • Matthews Glen

    733 Pavilion View Dr, Matthews, NC 28105

    This pet-friendly community in Matthews, NC is just a short distance from Charlotte, and offers plenty of on-campus benefits and amenities. 

  • Tryon Estates

    617 Laurel Lake Dr, Columbus, NC 28722

    Tryon Estates is a 215-acre senior retirement campus nestled in the natural beauty of the Blue Ridge Mountains.

Benefits of Retiring in Charlotte, North Carolina

There are plenty of great retirement communities in the Charlotte, NC area. And the Acts communities offer Type A Life Care contract, but what other benefits are there of moving to Charlotte?

Benefits of retiring in Charlotte:

Get Peace of Mind When You Retire Near Charlotte

Moving into a Charlotte area retirement community means you get health care at a dependable rate. Why worry about future medical issues? Check out the video to find out more:

Points of Interest and Local Landmarks for Charlotte, NC Retirees 

Charlotte, North Carolina is one of the fastest growing large cities in the United States. And it’s easy to see why when you check out our interactive map of landmarks and points of interest.


  • Green Space: The city of Charlotte has so many great parks and green spaces, and many of these parks hold special events and festivals throughout the year.

  • History and Museums: Charlotte is home to the NASCAR Hall of Fame, Bechtler Museum of Modern Art, Charlotte Nature Museum, and so many other places where you can learn and explore.

  • Family Friendly Activities: One of Charlotte's most popular museum is Discovery Place, an interactive science museum for the whole family. It’s got plenty of great activities for visiting grandchildren.

Why Retirees Love Charlotte

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    Affordable Cost of Living: There’s good reason why Charlotte’s population continues to grow. The city and its suburbs have an affordable cost of living that enables you to live the lifestyle you want on your budget.

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    Great Weather: According to, Charlotte has roughly 200 sunny days a year. The weather is also mild year-round.

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    Tax Benefits: Residents of the state of North Carolina are tax exempt from Social Security income and do not pay a state estate tax.

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    Very Popular: Charlotte’s population continues to grow, which is always an excellent sign when choosing to move to some place new.

Acts Network of Retirement Communities 

Because Acts has retirement communities throughout the United States, Acts community members can visit all 26 of our campuses. That means if you already live in an Acts community, you can enjoy the benefits of another community in Florida, Georgia, Pennsylvania, or anywhere else we are present.

Acts has a commitment to excellence by continually evaluating its processes through external and internal processes. Acts' financial performance is regularly reviewed by Fitch ratings, the organization maintains an ethics trust accreditation, and regularly completes resident surveys.