In order to find the top assisted living communities in the Dayton area, our team of researchers:

  • Sorted through 47 communities using our unique methodology
  • Spent over 12 hours researching assisted living communities in Dayton
  • Read more than 125 reviews left by residents and their family members

After filtering out facilities that didn’t meet our high standards, we were left with 10 assisted living communities that earned our seal of approval. Through this process we discovered that the average cost of assisted living in the city of Dayton is $4,455, which is higher than the state average of $4,339 and the national average of $4,051.

Christina Drumm-Boyd
Certified Senior Advisor (CSA) and Geriatric Care Manager (GCM)
Christina Drumm-Boyd
Certified Senior Advisor (CSA) and Geriatric Care Manager (GCM)

Christina is a Certified Senior Advisor (CSA) and Geriatric Care Manager (GCM) who is passionate about seniors and their families. Along with her staff, Christina works hands-on with each client to find the best solutions for the challenges that often come with aging.

Read on for in-depth information about the top assisted living facilities in Dayton, a brief dive into our methodology for determining the best assisted living communities, and a searchable directory of 47 communities in the Dayton area. Trusted Communities spent dozens of hours researching the top assisted living communities in the Dayton area to allow seniors and their families to find the community that’s right for them. Click through the facilities listed below to read in-depth reviews, what residents are saying, and details such as base pricing, room types, and more.

10 Wilmington Place
Studios, 1-Bedroom Apartments, 2-Bedroom Apartments
Assisted Living, Independent Living, Memory Care, Skilled Nursing
Assisted Living: $3,460, Independent Living: $1,995, Memory Care: $6,025
Situated just a few blocks east of the University of Dayton, 10 Wilmington Place keeps residents close to the arts and culture opportunities the college offers as well as the nearby shopping and restaurant districts. This facility offers independent living, assisted living and memory care, so seniors can choose the level of care they need and stay at the same facility if those needs progress. This facility's unique amenities include professionally landscaped grounds, complete with a pond, gazebo and outdoor sitting areas, an amphitheater, two movie theaters, a community lounge and general store and a hospitality suite for guests who are staying overnight.
What Residents are Saying:
Visitors note the sheer number of activities on offer at the facility make it stand out from other places. "We visited three facilities, and my favorite was Wilmington Place. The staff seemed to be very caring. The facility had tons of stuff for people to do," one said.
4.07 out of 5 stars
(98) Reviews
10 Wilmington Ave. Dayton, OH 45420
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Spring Hills Singing Woods
Traditions of Beavercreek

Our Methodology

It’s not what we research, but the way we research that makes stand out. We start by identifying problems and challenges in the senior care industry by gaining insight from conversations with industry professionals, older adults, and those that care for them. Next, our research team led by industry experts apply our data-driven research techniques to understand the magnitude of the challenge and how to overcome it. Finally, we present our findings in easy-to-understand guides and studies and share our actionable results with influencers and caregivers, as well as the general public.

Facility Features (40%)

Facility Health Services Graded on health services provided
on the facility including, but not
limited to, on-site nursing,
pharmacy, skilled nursing,
medicine administration, etc

Facility Amenities Graded on the available

Affordability Financial assistance acceptance
and overall costs and value.

Residential Quality (40%)

Resident Satisfaction Polling & survey of overall facility satisfaction.

Facility Complaint and Violations Number of complaints and violations the facility had. Taking into account improvement over time.

Online Reviews Aggregated verified online reviews.

Location (20%)

Location-Based Benefits Including, but not limited to, proximity to
hospitals, ambulance response times, senior
resources available, and state and city
financial assistance.

Location Quality Local crime rates, incidents against older
adults, air quality, climate.

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