Expert Senior Living Advisors from A Place for Mom can help direct you to Memory Care communities. Together, we will find the perfect fit for your loved one, and we will provide direction and support as needed. We partner with 3 Memory Care facilities in Watertown and the surrounding area, so there are many options to choose from. A Place for Mom is the largest senior living referral service in North America, and we can help you make a good choice at no cost to you.
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7731 East Rd, Lowville, NY 13367
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East Road Adult Home Inc. is a private facility owned by Jim Schlieder. The facility, which is located four miles north of Lowville on the East Road, has a 30+ year history of providing caring, professional service to the area's older population. The adult home offers many benefits to make its...
Memory care administers long-term medical care to seniors with physical and mental health problems in a specialized care community. This community utilizes staff members who have received annually trained in aiding individuals with cognitive impairments, Alzheimer’s, and dementia. Structured activities are delivered by staff members educated explicitly on providing aid for people with memory impairments. Persons have the option to reside in semi-private apartments or private rooms. Memory care provides 24-hour monitored care with recreational opportunities, meals, and health management for occupants. The monthly median cost for a private room is around $12,349 and the cost for a semi-private room is around $11,613 . New York maintains a number of stipulations related to this type of community.
The location in which a community is located will have a significant effect on the cost of care. Cost of living can be a major influence in choosing which destination is best for your loved one. Monthly, the median rent in Watertown is $886 and the median home value for Watertown is around $129,613. The rent burden for Watertown is about 17.5% of the average person’s monthly income.
Watertown has a population density of 1,098 people per square mile. In Watertown, 13.3% of the population are veterans of the United States armed forces. Demographically, Watertown is 0.1% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 1.0% Native American, 1.5% Asian, 7.4% black, 7.2% Hispanic, 83.3% white, 0.9% other or not specified, and 5.7% mixed race. In terms of education, 8.9% have a graduate degree, 31.8% have a high-school diploma, and 20.1% have a college degree. Out of the total city population, 49.7% are female and 50.3% are male. The median age of Watertown is 31 years old. In Watertown, 6.2% are widows, 16.2% have some form of disability, 24.7% live in poverty, and 64.7% participate in the labor force.
Out of a national average of 100, New York has a cost of living index rating of 136, a grocery index rating of 115, and a housing index rating of 204. The quality of life enjoyed by the average New York citizen is ranked 25th nation-wide. Additionally, New York is ranked 13th by healthcare standards. There are 205 general hospitals and 496 health centers that provide care for 19,493,819 New York residents. The top three hospitals in the state are considered to be Hospital For Special Surgery, Albany Memorial Hospital, and And Northern Duchess Hospital. The natural beauty of New York is ranked 24th in the nation.
In terms of religious values, 29% of New York’s population regularly attend some form of service and there are in total 14,110 different congregations. The top three Christian denominations in the state are Evangelical Protestant-10%, Mainline Protestant-11%, and Historically Black Protestant-5%. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-7%, Muslim-2%, and Buddhist-<1%. In New York there are 72 masonic lodges. In the last presidential election 59% of New York residents voted Democrat and 37% voted Republican. The median age in the state is 39, and 30% of the population is over the age of 55. In terms of diversity, New York ranks 5th in the nation and is considered very LGBTQ friendly.
The average air quality index rating in New York is 34.2 AQI. The average air quality index rating peaks in the month of May with a rating of around 44.5 AQI. The average temperature in the winter falls to around 25F. The average high winter temperature is around 25F in the month of December. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 2F during the month of January. The average temperature in the summer rises to around 68F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 86F during the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 48F during the month of June. The average humidity across the state is 71%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 77% in the month of December. On average, the state receives 3.54 inches of precipitation a month. The most precipitation occurs in October with an average of 6.10 inches of precipitation a month. While residents of New York mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it’s important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in New York can include floods, hurricanes, tornadoes, and and earthquakes (moderate).
The state of New York has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of northern blueflag, smooth blue aster, Canada anemone, and sneezeweed. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the gray fox, the red fox, the American marten, or the Canada lynx. The state animal of New York is the beaver.