Why is Cleveland, TN an excellent place to retire?

In today’s connected world, living in a place where you can be comfortable and enjoy your life after retirement is easier than ever. You can experience true independence while having a community to support you. The growing city of Cleveland, TN can provide what you desire.

What makes a city good for retirement?

In 1995, most people were looking to retire at the age of 60. In 2020 that number rose to 66. What that tells us is that people are looking for a place to stretch their retirement dollars.

In addition to affordability, seniors are looking to improve their quality of life through activities while also having access to proper health care to maintain their level of independence. Let’s take a look at where to find these features in Cleveland.


Cleveland, TN boasts that the cost of living is 13 percent lower than the national average. So, if you’re considering moving from Chattanooga to Cleveland, expect nearly 30 percent lower housing costs and a 10 percent lower overall cost of living.


Folks over 65 make up about 16 percent of the population here, and finding things to do is easy in Cleveland. Fans of locally made dairy products can enjoy tours of Mayfield Dairy Farms, and the Ocoee River scenic byway is a great way to admire the beauty of the area. To continue your education, the Museum Center at 5ive Points hosts cultural events, concerts and seminars.

Health Care

Tennova Healthcare is the leading provider of medical services in the area and is only 10 minutes away from Avail Senior Living. Should your needs change while living independently, Avail offers the services you’ll need to continue enjoying living in Cleveland.

What are the benefits of Avail Senior Living?

Located directly across from First Baptist Cleveland, Avail Senior Living is Cleveland’s newest assisted living and memory care community.

Assisted Living

Expert associates and trusted third-party practitioners providing round the clock care:

  • Licensed Practical Nurse on-site 24/7
  • Medication management and administration
  • Physical and occupational therapy
  • Assistance with daily living activities like bathing and dressing

Memory Care

People living with Alzheimer’s and other forms of dementia receive assisted living services from team members specializing in memory loss. In addition to the services listed above, memory care includes a secure environment, mind-enhancing activities and purpose-driven structure.

Avail Senior Living | Senior woman and her dog sitting on the couch
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What makes senior living a good option for retirement?

The same reasons a city is excellent for retirement are the same factors we incorporate into Avail Senior Living. As mentioned above, moving from a bigger market to Cleveland for assisted living can save you hundreds of dollars per month.

We’re close to the best health care in town, provide community transportation to appointments and our activities are endless. Our calendar of activities includes wellness classes, hobbies, events, and community outings:


Enjoy Life at Avail Senior Living

Learn more about how continuing your retirement in Cleveland can change your life. Contact us or call (423) 505-5998 to arrange a tour of Avail Senior Living.

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