The best senior community apartments are in 42 of the 50 states, according to SeniorAdvisor.com. The Senior Advisor Excellence Awards for 2013 and 2014 recognize outstanding senior living communities in every state except Alaska, Hawaii, Montana, North Dakota, South Dakota, Vermont, West Virginia and Wyoming.
The Excellence Award recognizes facilities nationwide that are in the top 1 percent of senior living communities according to consumer ratings. California and Texas both have many apartment communities with this award.
In California, Los Angeles County and Orange County are the most popular locations, with top-rated senior apartment communities in multiple cities. Other popular areas in California include San Diego, Sacramento, San Jose, Sunnyvale and Santa Clara. Texas has popular communities in Dallas, San Antonio and Houston.