Grand Blanc 55+ Active Adult Retirement Communities
Grand Blanc is a suburb of Flint in the southeastern part of the state. Active adults looking for 55+ communities in Grand Blanc will enjoy a small town vibe that is still close to larger city amenities. Outdoor enthusiasts will enjoy the area’s many parks, hiking trails, and golf courses. For those willing to travel a bit farther out there are opportunities for skiing, auto racing, and enjoying beaches at Lake St. Clair and Lake Huron.
Cost of Living & Taxes
Grand Blanc cost of living is low as compared to the rest of the state and to the country as a whole.
Grand Blanc sales tax is 6% all of which is state sales tax as Michigan has no city, local or county sales tax. Groceries, prescription medications, newspapers and medical devices are exempt. The average property tax in Grand Blanc is 1.65%. Michigan does have a state income tax of 4.25% but social security benefits are not taxed.
Recreation, Culture & Entertainment
There are a variety of leisure options for active adults in the Grand Blanc area, including:
Art & performances
- James Conner Gallery
Historical sites and museums
- Grand Blanc Heritage Museum
- Davison Historical Society & Museum
- Warwick Hills Golf & Country Club
- Copper Ridge Golf Course
The Grand Blanc area sees about 26 inches of rain per year, much of it falling during the month of May. Average winter temperatures range from 16° to 27°. Summer in Grand Blanc is mild but humid with summer temperatures averaging between 61° and 79° with 80% humidity. Average snowfall in Grand Blanc is 22 inches with the highest chance of snow during the month of February.
The closest hospitals to Grand Blanc are:
Ascension Genesys Hospital is a 410 Level II trauma center located in Grand Blanc. They have are regionally ranked as the #15 hospital in Michigan as well as ranking as high performing in eight procedures and conditions.
Hurley Medical Center in Flint is 7.5 miles from Grand Blanc. Hurley Medical Center is a 443 bed Level I trauma center. It is a teaching hospital which is rated as high performing in heart failure treatment, diabetes care, kidney failure treatment, stroke care, and pulmonology.
McLaren Flint Hospital is a 378 bed hospital located 7.9 miles from Grand Blanc. They are regionally ranked as #20 in Michigan by U.S. News & World Report, they also rank as high performing in heart care, diabetes care, kidney failure treatment, and stroke care.