Top 10 Assisted Living Facilities in McKinney, TX

Located about 32 miles north of Dallas, McKinney has a lot to offer seniors looking for a friendly, tight-knit community, approximately 191,645 residents, with plentiful cultural and recreational amenities. Known for its tree-lined streets and one of the state’s largest historic districts, McKinney’s charm and laid-back pace is comfortable for older adults who appreciate easy access to the Dallas–Fort Worth metroplex but prefer a quieter lifestyle. The thriving downtown commercial district, the heart of the community since 1848, contains a multitude of unique retail shops, art galleries, apparel boutiques and restaurants.

Texas has no state income tax, so McKinney seniors receive Social Security benefits and all other types of retirement income tax-free. There’s also no estate or inheritance tax. Older adults who reside in assisted living communities pay an average of $4,150 per month in the McKinney area, with about 18 facilities to choose from. This guide shines the spotlight on 10 facilities in McKinney.

Brookdale Stonebridge Ranch

Brookdale Stonebridge Ranch

1650 South Stonebridge Dr.
McKinney, TX 75070

Brookdale’s McKinney community covers 6 acres of beautifully landscaped grounds in the Stonebridge Ranch neighborhood. The peaceful setting provides 94 residents with a comfortable environment that welcomes pets. A calendar packed with fun-filled activities encourages socialization through wine-and-cheese parties, movie matinees, dances and excursions to the nearby Heard Natural Science Museum & Wildlife Sanctuary. Seniors choose from four studio apartment floor plans, some with private patios. The elegant dining room contains a grand piano and a double-faced fireplace, while other on-site amenities include a library, beauty and barber salon, game room and fitness center.

Call (855) 655-1212 to learn more.

The Ivy of McKinney

The Ivy of McKinney

3392 Medical Center Dr.
McKinney, TX 75069

Gracious hospitality welcomes seniors to The Ivy. Each oversized, thoughtfully designed apartment in the assisted living neighborhood comes equipped with a full kitchen, washer and dryer. Two studio floor plans and three one-bedroom models, the largest measuring 815 square feet, provide plentiful options to suit various needs. Three daily meals featuring chef-prepared seasonal cuisine are served restaurant-style, and nutritious snacks are available throughout the day. On-site conveniences include a well-stocked library with a computer workstation, a fitness center, a full-service beauty and barber salon and an outdoor patio with seating areas.

Call (855) 655-1212 to learn more.

The Village at Stonebridge

The Village at Stonebridge

3300 S. Stonebridge Dr.
McKinney, TX 75070

This pet-friendly community is located in a peaceful setting and provides seniors with a luxurious lifestyle in the private residences and elegant common areas. Seniors live in one- or two-bedroom apartments with many upgrades, including stainless steel appliances, granite countertops, spacious closets and large bathrooms. An arts and crafts room inspires self-expression, and a well-equipped fitness area encourages daily exercise. We chose The Village at Stonebridge for the top 10 because it’s visually appealing, the mealtime menu offers numerous choices and the dining room is beautiful and welcoming.

Call (855) 655-1212 to learn more.

Legend of McKinney

Legend of McKinney

220 S. Crutcher Crossing
McKinney, TX 75070

Legend of McKinney is a two-story community that’s conveniently located near historic downtown McKinney and a few minutes from Baylor Hospital. Seniors can enjoy a therapeutic whirlpool and a new hairdo at the Harmony Day Spa or take in a full-length film in the Oscars Theater. The Bistro offers casual dining and coffee, while the Gold Leaf Dining program consists of nutritious meals served restaurant-style. The community’s personal-care suite enables residents to consult with the health care team in a comfortable private setting. One- and two-bedroom apartments with kitchenettes are equipped with emergency call systems with speaker response and water-resistant pendants.

Call (855) 655-1212 to learn more.

Stonefield

Stonefield

2701 Alma Rd.
McKinney, TX 75072

A Capital Senior Living property, Stonefield accommodates 74 residents and their pets in a ranch-style community where pet care assistance is provided. Residents can relax with an in-room manicure, a visit to the spa or by taking advantage of the many outdoor seating areas, including the tranquil courtyard, oversized covered patio or screened-in porch. One- and two-bedroom open floor plans boast wall-to-wall carpeting, walk-in closets, personal security systems and emergency call buttons. Courtesy transportation for shopping and dining outings and a variety of social, educational and recreational programs keep residents busy.

Call (855) 655-1212 to learn more.

Alpha & Omega Residential Care Home

Alpha & Omega Residential Care Home

9604 Log Run Ct.
McKinney, TX 75070

Seniors who prefer an intimate, home-like setting instead of a large assisted living community may find comfort at this six-bed residential care home. Alpha & Omega was specially designed to accommodate the needs of older adults with extra-wide bedroom doors, a handicapped bathroom and a WanderGuard alarm system. Residents live in private or semi-private bedrooms and gather for meals in the open kitchen and dining room area.

Call (855) 655-1212 to learn more.

HarborChase of McKinney

HarborChase of McKinney

265 Plateau Dr.
McKinney, TX 75069

HarborChase welcomes seniors with the community’s signature brand of Texas-flavored Southern hospitality. An evolving calendar of social events and a life-enrichment program with over 21 daily experiences to choose from ensure that residents stay connected. Apartments open onto the landscaped courtyard with a putting green, and residents visit with neighbors at the grab-and-go bistro, full bar and lounge and gather in front of the fireplace on the outdoor covered patio. HarborChase of McKinney makes our list for the caring, compassionate staff with a clear passion for providing exceptional care for seniors.

Call (855) 655-1212 to learn more.

Cariad at North Brook

Cariad at North Brook

2301 N. Brook Dr.
McKinney, TX 75070

Clean, crisp and contemporary surroundings are what seniors find at this Cariad community, which offers an all-inclusive pricing structure. A full-time registered nurse coordinates with each resident’s family and personal physician to design an individualized care plan. Community events and outings along with a stimulating calendar of daily activities help seniors stay socially, physically, intellectually and spiritually healthy. Studio and one-bedroom residences feature kitchenettes and generous storage space.

Call (855) 655-1212 to learn more.

Redbud Place

Redbud Place

101 W. Wilson Creek Pkwy.
McKinney, TX 75069

Combining retirement living with comfort and luxury, Redbud Place cares for 48 seniors in an upbeat, energizing environment. Studio and one-bedroom apartments feature illuminated entryways, kitchenettes and spacious closets. A registered dietitian oversees the daily menu that includes three nutritious meals plus snacks. Residents participate in a variety of social, recreational and wellness programs along with community outings to local points of interest.

Call (855) 655-1212 to learn more.

The Oxford Grand at McKinney

The Oxford Grand at McKinney

2851 Orchid Dr.
McKinney, TX 75072

Resort-style amenities and a bright, cheerful environment make Oxford Grand’s state-of-the-art, high-tech facility a great choice for discerning seniors. The flexible dining program includes fireside meals in the Grand Dining Room, grab-and-go snacks from the Grand Lobby’s coffee shop and meals for private dining in resident apartments. Seniors have five floor plans to consider, from spacious studios to two-bedroom, two-bath suites. Residents enjoy a great deal of input into the daily schedule of activities and outings, which is one reason why Oxford Grand makes our “best of” list. 

Call (855) 655-1212 to learn more.

 Is McKinney the Right Choice for You?

While seniors can reach downtown Dallas within a half-hour’s drive, there’s plenty to do in McKinney. They can take in one of the many fun festivals or parades in the Historic Downtown McKinney Cultural District. Music lovers enjoy the McKinney Philharmonic Orchestra, just one offering at the McKinney Performing Arts Center at the historic Collin County courthouse. The McKinney Parks & Recreation Department offers a 16,000-square-foot Senior Recreation Center with classes, programs and seminars. The facility features an exercise room, indoor pool and a hike-and-bike trail from the town center to the 108-acre Towne Lake Recreation Area.

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