How many assisted living facilities are there in the U.S.?
More than 36,000.
There are more than 36,000 assisted living facilities all over the United States. This is according to the Assisted Living Federation of America in 2009. More than 1 million senior citizens are served by these assisted living facilities. A 2005 study published in the U.S. National Library of Medicine estimated that these facilities generate income of about $15 billion annually.