Portland ME Senior Living
Ranked by Forbes magazine as the United States’ most livable city in 2009, Portland, Maine boasts the perfect environment for enjoying your golden years.
In addition to the Forbes ranking, Portland has enjoyed a wealth of accolades during the last 10 years or so, including being named “America’s Foodiest Small Town” in 2009 and “Top City for Empty Nesters” in 2012. With all kinds of experts praising Portland, choosing to settle down in this Maine city is one of the easiest decisions you’ll ever make.
While within city limits numbers more than 65,000 in population, the immediate surrounding area is home to more than 200,000 people. Officially named a city in 1786, Portland brings a rich historical and cultural heritage to its identity.
In fact, tourists often find themselves in Portland’s Old Port district, admiring the historic buildings and storied harbor. For added culture, visit the Arts District on Congress Street. There, you’ll find places like the Portland Museum of Art, Portland Stage Company, Maine Historical Society & Museum, and more. Music lovers will enjoy hearing the Portland Symphony Orchestra or one of the many other talents that frequent the Miller Auditorium.
Portland, Maine is perhaps best known for its food culture. Currently home to about 230 restaurants, it’s widely speculated that Portland has the highest concentration of dining establishments per capita. And judging from the vast number of awards and recognition Portland receives for its food alone, it will be easy finding quality places to enjoy – or maybe it will be the opposite: too difficult to choose just one!
Portland is also widely regarded for its quality schools, transportation, and hospitals. It has everything a potential resident would ever need, including a nearby Holiday Retirement community. Stop by today and let us show you just how desirable life in Portland, Maine can be!
Senior Living Communities in Portland, ME