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 2 Memory Care facilities in Texarkana 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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4204 Moores Lane, Texarkana, TX 75503
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There’s a lot to love here—like care when you need and a worry-free lifestyle.Here at our assisted living community, you can focus on fun ways to spend your day and we’ll take care of the rest. So go ahead join your new friends for a card game or meet up for a shopping trip. Here you’ll have the...
1625 E 42nd St, Texarkana, AR 71854
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A great place to call "HOME"! The Gardens, an Independent and Residential Care Facility, in Texarkana offers a refreshing option for retirement living - all the comforts of home, without any of the hassles. Our campus includes private Independent living suites and private or semi-private...
Memory care services provide help to individuals who require specialized cognitive support. This style of care provides specialized assistance in a setting principally designed with various safety features. Memory care living homes maintain alarm systems to restrict roaming; a symptom of Dementia. Typically, residents in memory care need aid with bathing, eating, and grooming. Seniors reside in semi-private apartments or single rooms. The monthly median cost for a private room is around $6,418 and the cost for a semi-private room is around $4,867 . Texas maintains a number of stipulations related to this type of community. The The Texas Department of Aging and Disability Services (DADS) licenses several types of assisted living communities supervises this type of community.
The total cost of living is a motivating factor in determining which destination works best. The rent burden for Texarkana is about 16.6% of the average monthly income. The median home value in Texarkana is around $120,272 and the median cost for rent is about $858 a month.
Racially, the population of Texarkana is 56.2% white, 1.6% Asian, 8.3% Hispanic, 36.7% black, 3.1% mixed race, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 0.6% Native American, and 1.7% other or not specified. Based on gender, 47.5% are male and 52.5% are female. The median age of Texarkana is 37 years old. Texarkana has a population density of 496 people per square mile. In Texarkana, 10.0% of the people are veterans of the United States armed forces. Of the population of Texarkana 24.8% have a college degree, 6.8% have a graduate degree, and 31.1% have a high-school diploma. In Texarkana, 55.4% participate in the labor force, 24.9% live in poverty, 13.9% have some form of disability, and 7.7% consider themselves widows.
The state of Texas has a cost of living index of 91.3 where a score of 100 is the national average, and anything below 100 is considered less expensive than the national average. The state has a grocery index rating of 88.9 and a housing index rating of 85.3. The quality of life enjoyed by the average Texas citizen is ranked 38th nation-wide. Additionally, Texas is ranked 37th by healthcare standards. The natural beauty of Texas is ranked 40th in the nation. There are 468 general hospitals and 501 health centers that provide care for 28,701,845 Texas residents. The three highest ranked hospitals in Texas are Nix Health Care System, Grace Medical Center, and Houston Methodist Hospital.
In terms of diversity, Texas ranks 2nd in the nation. The state has a median age of 35 and 24% of its population being over the age of 55. In Texas, 42% of the population attend some form of religious service and there are 27,848 different congregations. The top three Christian denominations in the state are Evangelical Protestant-31%, Mainline Protestant-13%, and Historically Black Protestant-6%. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-<1%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%. In Texas there are 1,292 masonic lodges. During the latest presidential election, 52% voted for the Republican candidate while 43% voted for the Democratic candidate.
During the summer, the average temperature in Texas is around 82F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 102F during the month of June. The average low summer temperature is around 56F in the month of June. During the winter, the average temperature in Texas drops to around 48F. The average high winter temperature is around 75F in the month of February. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around 16F in the month of January. On average, the humidity rating for Texas is around 65%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of February at around 81%. On average, the state receives 31.68 inches of precipitation a month. The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of June at around 7.44 inches. The average air quality index rating in Texas is 36.8 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of July with a rating of 51.4 AQI. While residents of Texas mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it’s important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Texas can include tornadoes, hurricanes, and floods.
The state of Texas has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of guajillo, mesquite, huisache, and blackbrush. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the alligators, the whales, the coyotes, or the rattlesnake. The state animal of Texas is the nine-banded armadillo. Some of the plants species native to the Texas region include perennial bunchgrasses, post oak, and mesquite.