With its family-oriented, quiet suburban feel, abundance of neighborhood parks and easy-to-navigate roads, Pflugerville offers seniors a peaceful, relaxing lifestyle in the scenic Texas Hill Country. Less than 18 miles from the vibrant Austin capital, ranked by U.S. News as the number one best place to live in the nation, seniors in Pflugerville have easy access to year-round live music entertainment, world-class dining and cultural programs in and around the esteemed University of Texas. Seniors and their families can enjoy boating, dining and sunset views at beautiful Lake Travis or catch a Round Rock Express baseball game at the nearby Dell Diamond.
Within city limits, Lake Pflugerville offers swimming, fishing and picnicking for all generations, and the 52,000-square-foot Baylor Scott & White Health hospital provides excellent, full-spectrum medical care. The community senior services program strives to make seniors’ lives easier and more fulfilling through the Drive-a-Senior free transportation program, book delivery from the library and access to Pf Senior recreational activities and social events for an annual membership of $3. With all of these area perks, seniors who wish to move to an assisted living home in Pflugerville can find dozens of options. To help make the choice easier, we’ve included details about eight of our favorite Pflugerville facilities.
Graceland Senior Living
17228 Sandwick Dr., Pflugerville, TX 78660
Graceland Senior Living is a comfortable, intimate and pet-friendly 2,500 square foot assisted living home that serves up to eight seniors. Set in a quiet, residential neighborhood with easy access to I-10 and only 10 minutes from Stone Hill Town Center, the home offers complimentary moving services and a choice of private or semiprivate rooms with HD cable TV. Along with fun and informative daily activities, including karaoke, gardening and computer classes, residents enjoy an on-site barber and hair stylist and transportation services with weekly organized outings. Staff members also provide residents with daily meal plans and weekly laundry and housekeeping assistance.
North Austin Senior Living
728 Stansted Manor Dr., Pflugerville, TX 78660
Residents at North Austin Senior Living enjoy a peaceful, convenient location that’s less than one mile from Bohls Park and H-E-B. The pet-friendly assisted living home has a large back porch and yard that’s perfect for residents and their furry companions to relax, walk and enjoy the fresh air. Providing beds for up to 10 seniors aged 50 and older, this assisted living facility made our list of Pflugerville’s top eight for its high 1:3 staff to resident daytime ratio, sensor alarms and double-locked doors, ensuring residents receive personalized care while remaining safe and secure. Experienced, highly-trained care managers engage residents in stimulating bingo games, dancing and spiritual fellowship.
Spanish Oak Assisted Living
1417 E. Pfennig Ln., Pflugerville, TX 78660
Spanish Oak Assisted Living residents enjoy a private country setting on 1.5 acres of landscaped property, and it’s only minutes from area conveniences, including Walmart, shops at Stone Hill Town Center and Highway 130. An intimate, homelike facility, the community houses up to seven residents aged 60 and older. It has earned a spot on our list of Pflugerville’s top eight assisted living facilities for its abundance of outdoor amenities, including a colorful, cozy porch with hanging plants and rocking chairs for outdoor relaxation. The walking trails and raised planter beds provide ample opportunities for engaging strolls and satisfying, skill-building gardening activities. Inside, residents can participate in religious services, play video and memory care games or get a manicure from a professional beautician.
Knight’s Assisted Living, LLC
20816 Windmill Ridge St., Pflugerville, TX 78660
Knight’s Assisted Living is only a short walking distance from the Commons at Rowe Lane Amenity Center and Pool and less than 10 minutes from the Blackhawk Golf Club. Nestled on a quiet, manicured residential street, the attractive, elegant one-story home is well-decorated with high ceilings and arched doorways. In the fenced backyard, a large, shaded patio has potted plants, a barbeque grill and seating for residents and guests to visit. Staff members provide 24-hour assistance for up to nine residents with daily living activities, home-cooked meals and regular assessments of needs. Residents also enjoy on-site care from visiting nurses and physicians.
Family Tree Assisted Living
15309 Delahunty Ln., Pflugerville, TX 78660
At Family Tree Assisted Living, loving, highly trained certified nurse aids treat residents as family and are skilled in dementia care, geriatrics, emergency procedures and CPR. With an emphasis on residents’ safety and well-being, the community’s values are reflected in the 24-hour security monitoring system, fire sprinkler system and smoke alarms in each room. Additionally, a nurse is on-site or on-call seven days a week. Elegant, country-style furniture adorn each room, and the relaxing living areas offer space for socializing, dining and watching TV. Family Tree Assisted living is approximately five minutes from H-E-B, I-35 and Wells Point Park.
Serenity Senior Living – Pflugerville
900 Ramble Creek Dr., Pflugerville, TX 78660
The staff members at Serenity Senior Living provide residents with a full range of 24-hour coordinated care, including assistance with activities of daily living, individualized care plans and medication management. Set on two acres, the Texas ranch-style home has seven bedrooms, a large sunroom and a cozy living area with a fireplace. For nature lovers, ample shaded outdoor seating is accompanied by walking trails, a sprawling green lawn and a garden. This Type B assisted living facility is locally owned, and it’s close to a golf driving range, movie theater and Pfluger Park. The compassionate caregivers cook each meal from fresh ingredients and can accommodate special dietary needs.
Clare Creek Senior Living
2209 Terradyne Dr., Pflugerville, TX 78660
Clare Creek Senior Living provides assisted living and Alzheimer’s care to nine seniors in a peaceful, pet-friendly residential home. Staff members are trained in dementia care, and in addition to providing assistance with laundry, housekeeping and medication, they provide residents with regular wellness checks and have security in place to protect those prone to wandering. For residents and their loved ones who enjoy the outdoors, Mallard Pond Park, Falcon Point Slash Park and Blackhawk Golf Club are only minutes away.
Wells Point Lodge
401 S. Heatherwilde Blvd., Pflugerville, TX 78660
We included Wells Point Lodge in our list of Pflugerville’s top eight assisted living facilities for its upscale offerings, including spacious studio and one-bedroom apartments with kitchenettes and walk-in showers. The elegant living area boasts a cozy fireplace decorated with potted plants, while the shaded front porch has comfortable rocking chairs for residents who wish to relax and enjoy the sunny Texas weather. Seniors can easily find pampering in the on-site beauty salon and spa, and they’re welcome to use the complimentary wireless Internet and attend religious services and devotionals. The family-operated community has an in-house chef who prepares three healthy, delicious meals per day. Convenient neighborhood amenities include the Pflugerville Health Center and Wells Point Park.
Is Pflugerville the Right Choice for You?
With these eight elegant, comfortable and homelike assisted living facilities available, and more from which to choose, the 8.6% of the city’s population aged 65 and older are fortunate to call Pflugerville home. Those with an affinity for warm summers and cloud-free skies can appreciate the city’s 231 sunny days per year, and seniors engaged in spiritual practices feel very welcomed as they’re joining Pflugerville’s 48.3% of residents who consider themselves religious. As Niche.com’s second most diverse Austin-area suburb, seniors of all interests and backgrounds can find a lifestyle to enjoy.