Nearly 1 out of every 5 people in South Carolina is aged 65 or older. Popular destinations in this southern state with relaxed lifestyle, mild climate and lots of community engagement have attracted many seniors – estimated to be 1.5 million by 2030, out of a total population of 5.8 million.

South Carolina is home to MUSC, one of the best hospitals in the country with national rankings in seven specialties, including cancer treatment (according to U.S. News & World Report). South Carolina also offers senior-friendly tax policies. Those highlights seem even better paired with cost. In SC, assisted living averages only $3,612 per month, which is well below the median national price point.

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Assisted Living in South Carolina

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