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Country Cottage - Decatur

2515 Old Moulton Road Southwest, Decatur, AL 35603

4.1
(6 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed

Country Cottage — Decatur is an assisted living community located in Decatur, Alabama. Decatur is a city situated in Morgan and Limestone counties and is affectionately known as 'The River City.' As the largest city in Morgan County, it offers its residents a wide array of shopping, dining...

Thrive at Jones Farm

2238 Cecile Ashburn Dr SE, Huntsville, AL 35802

4.5
(41 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed

Welcome to Thrive and a fresh perspective on senior living. Over a decade ago we took a hard look at traditional senior living. We quickly knew we would not want to visit most of these places, let alone live there; so, we created communities where Elders would not only love to live, but...

Limestone Lodge

1532 W Hobbs St, Athens, AL 35611

4.9
(36 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

At Limestone Lodge, we provide a combination of traditional assisted living and specialty care assisted living for individuals in the beginning stages of memory loss and those with end stages of Alzheimer's disease. Our home-like environment allows residents with similar challenges and needs to...

Limestone Manor

600 US Highway 31 S, Athens, AL 35611

4.6
(38 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed

Welcome to Limestone Manor Assisted Living, a place for seniors to take part, a place to belong. We offer the personal attention and home-like environment your loved one deserves. Conveniently located off Highway 31, our assisted living community has 24 private apartments, spacious family-style...

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Gardens of Hazel Green

372 Jimmy Fisk Rd, Hazel Green, AL 35750

4.7
(34 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed

Friendly, southern and oh so charming, the Gardens of Hazel Green Assisted Living offers the personal attention and home-like environment your loved one deserves. From the rockers on the shady back porch to the spacious family-style dining room to the comfortable central common-area, our senior...

Elmcroft of Byrd Springs

8020 Benaroya Lane Southwest, Huntsville, AL 35802

4.3
(36 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Lease by October 29 and get $1,000 off your rent for the first three months. THAT’S A SAVINGS OF $3,000!*We are continuing to admit new Residents, where possible and appropriate, to help residents and families in need. We will do all we can to help those who are in need of our services now and...

HarborChase of Huntsville

4801 Whitesport Circle, Huntsville, AL 35801

4.0
(26 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

At HarborChase of Huntsville, our customized assisted living program tailors both care and life enriching programs to meet the unique needs and preferences of each resident. The moment you enter HarborChase, you will experience a true family feel. It is HarborChase of Huntsville's mission to care...

Merrill Gardens at Madison

121 Brookridge Drive, Madison, AL 35758

4.1
(21 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Merrill Gardens at Madison is situated between Athens and Huntsville in Madison county. Enjoy being near shopping, outdoor recreation areas, hospitals and high-quality medical practices. Merrill Gardens at Madison is classically designed and offer a wellness center, well-appointed library and...

Redstone Village

12000 Turnmeyer Drive SE, Huntsville, AL 35803

4.3
(18 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Huntsville Alabama's Premier Life Care Retirement Community offering Independent Living, Licensed Assisted Living, Licensed Specialty Care Assisted Living, and Licensed Skilled Nursing on a beautiful mountain top with scenic views.

Brookdale Jones Farm

2815 Carl T Jones Drive Southeast, Huntsville, AL 35802

4.5
(17 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

At our luxurious, private retirement community in Huntsville, Ala., offering independent and assisted living options for seniors, you’re in the right place to seize your new opportunities and make the most of them. For independent living residents, it might mean trading in the chores of home and...

Brookdale Hampton Cove

6379 Highway 431 South, Hampton Cove, AL 35763

3.9
(19 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

No matter where an individual is on life’s journey, each has the right to live in a dignified manner and to enjoy meaningful experiences every day. That’s why our community offers exceptional memory care for those with Alzheimer’s disease or other types of dementia. Located in an upscale area of...

Country Cottage - Huntsville

4200 Chris Drive Southwest, Huntsville, AL 35802

4.4
(14 reviews)

Studio

Because home is so important to all of us, the Cottage not only has wonderful cozy common areas where new and old friends can enjoy being together, but it offers different sizes and styles of room, and service programs tailored to perfectly suit the needs of each resident. Whether your loved one...

Columbia Cottage - Hartselle

1109 Sparkman St NW, Hartselle, AL 35640

4.6
(6 reviews)

Studio

Real Lifestyle ChoicesColumbia Cottage derives much of its design and decor from a Southern Living Idea Home.Each thoughtful layout has plenty of room to accommodate the treasures that grace your current home. Several apartments have special features like French doors, crown molding, and nine...

The Renaissance of Florence

3275 County Road 47, Florence, AL 35630

4.3
(8 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

IN TIMES OF UNCERTAINTY...Imagine a lifestyle with all the supportand stability that you could need.Welcome to The Renaissance of FlorenceAssisted Living in Florence, AlabamaOur Services: We are an award-winning assisted living community in Florence, AL. If you think senior living at The...

Columbia Cottage

2373 Roberts Lane, Florence, AL 35630

4.5
(6 reviews)

Studio

Real Service At the heart of Columbia Cottage is ~CareSteps~, an individualized service plan designed to solve the real, day-to-day issues that have threatened to destroy the independence you've worked so hard to achieve. ~CareSteps~ assures that you'll receive the right amount of help at the...

Madison at The Range

10801 County Line Rd, Madison, AL 35758

3.5
(11 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Traditions of Athens

22171 Traditions Way, Athens, AL 35613

4.4
(6 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

Traditions of Athens is committed to ensuring that every service and amenity helps create the enriched, active life you or your loved one deserve.Traditions specializes in independent and assisted living, that allows adults to be themselves and to experience a profound sense of belonging at any...

Bridgewood Gardens

151 Woodham Drive, Albertville, AL 35951

4.5
(6 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

If you think senior living at Bridgewood Gardens is like a nursing home … think again! We ensure residents are living an active and enriching lifestyle through our dedicated assisted living and memory care services. Come see how we can elevate your lifestyle with engaging and purposeful...

Country Cottage - Lawrenceburg

469 Weakley Creek Rd, Lawrenceburg, TN 38464

3.9
(5 reviews)

Studio

Because home is so important to all of us, the Cottage not only has wonderful cozy common areas where new and old friends can enjoy being together, but it offers different sizes and styles of room, and service programs tailored to perfectly suit the needs of each resident. Whether your loved one...

The Neighborhood at Cullman

2021 Dahlke Dr, Cullman, AL 35058

4.7
(5 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

Located one block from Cullman Regional Medical Center and 4 miles from Interstate 65, residents are conveniently located to their physicians, rehabilitation services, and more. Morningside of Cullman is licensed by the State of Alabama, is a trusted senior resource, and the Assisted Living of...

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Cost of assisted living in Decatur, AL

Assisted living costs differ by location and facility, as many communities offer different levels of care, amenities, and activities. Prices also vary based on how much — or how little — assistance a senior needs.

Monthly average assisted living cost comparisons
  • $4,202
    National
  • $3,743
    State
  • $3,506
    Decatur, AL
  • $2,669
    Fayetteville, AL
  • $2,620
    Decatur, AL
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What is assisted living?

Assisted living is long-term care for seniors who are generally active and independent, but who require increased supervision and help with some daily tasks. Staff can assist residents with activities of daily living like dressing, bathing, and medication management. Assisted living is also a good option for seniors seeking more socialization. Services and amenities in assisted living facilities often include:

  • Housekeeping
  • Nutritious meals and snacks
  • Help with personal care
  • Laundry
  • Social activities and outings
  • 24-hour emergency response
Complete guide to assisted living

Decatur, Alabama

Assisted Living

Assisted living communities have the luxury of a sense of community as well as personalized support. Services offered often include assistance with the activities of daily life. Residents may be kept under monitoring and assessment. Under certain circumstances, communities may provide respite, dementia care, or skilled nursing care. In Alabama, the annual median cost for an assisted living community is around $39,000 . Alabama maintains specific statutes associated with this kind of community. Department of Public Health, Bureau of Health Provider Standards supervises this community type. There must be one toilet for every 1 residents and one bath or shower for every 1 residents. This type of community is required to have a staff member on duty 24 hours a day. The minimum number of residents for this community type is 2. Before a resident is accepted, they must go through a service plan screening to ensure their needs are going to be met. This screening includes a number of areas of interest such as medical examination by a physician prior to admission and plan of care developed by the community in cooperation with the resident and, if appropriate, their representative. This community type has a number of provisions pertaining to medication assistance. These provisions include self-administration of medication if capable. This community has a number of provisions concerning food and diet which include meals must meet the Dietary Reference Intakes of the Food and Nutrition Board of the National Research Council, National Academy of Sciences, Snacks and beverages must be available throughout the day and after the evening meal, communities must serve daily at least three meals, and Alternate food selections must be available for residents on medically prescribed diets. Staff must receive training in a variety of areas. These include: applicable rules and statutes, signs and symptoms of dementia, identifying and reporting abuse, neglect and exploitation, and needs of the elderly, mentally ill, and intellectually disabled. This type of community is required to offer a number of services. These include coordination of medical transportation, social activities, housekeeping, and medication services.

Cost of Living

The overall cost of care for a community is influenced by the community in which it is located. Monthly, the median rent in Decatur is $741 and the median home value for Decatur costs around $130,546. The rent burden for Decatur is about 14.7% of the average person’s monthly income.

Demographics and Values

In terms of education, 26.1% have a high-school diploma, 6.8% have a graduate degree, and 24.7% have a college degree. Out of the total city population, 47.2% are male and 52.8% are female. The median age of Decatur is 40 years old. Racially, the population of Decatur is 2.8% mixed race, 0.4% Native American, 4.9% other or not specified, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 69.6% white, 21.8% black, 12.9% Hispanic, and 0.5% Asian. Decatur has a population density of 388 people per square mile. In Decatur, 13.3% do not have health insurance, 56.8% participate in the labor force, 21.8% live in poverty, and 17.3% have some form of disability. In Decatur, 8.6% of the people are veterans of the United States military.

State Information

An overview of Alabama

The state of Alabama has a cost of living index of 89.5 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 97.4 and a housing index rating of 71.5. In terms of personal well-being, Alabama ranks 46th in healthcare and 49th in quality of life compared to other states. There are 101 hospitals and 164 health centers that service a population of 4,900,655. The top three hospitals in the state are considered to be Marion Regional Medical Center, Fayette Medical Center, and And Lakeland Community Hospital. The natural beauty of Alabama is ranked 35th in the nation.

Social demographics of the state

In the last presidential election 34% of Alabama residents voted Democrat and 62% voted Republican. In Alabama, 30% of the population is over the age of 55. The median age in the state is 39. Fifty-one percent of Alabama residents regularly attend a religious service from one of the state’s 10,514 different congregations. The top three Christian denominations in the state are Evangelical Protestant-49%, Mainline Protestant-13%, and Historically Black Protestant-16%. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-<1%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%. In Alabama there are 892 masonic lodges. The state of Alabama ranks 31st in the country for diversity.

State-wide weather information

The average monthly precipitation for the state of Alabama is around 4.74 inches. The most precipitation occurs in July with an average of 8.15 inches of precipitation a month. On average, the humidity rating for Alabama is around 72%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 76% in the month of July. The average air quality index rating in Alabama is 38.4 AQI. The average air quality index rating peaks in the month of May with a rating of around 47.4 AQI. During the summer, the average temperature in Alabama is around 79F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 93F during the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 62F in the month of June. The average temperature in the winter falls to around 46F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 66F during the month of February. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around 66F in the month of February. While residents of Alabama mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it’s important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Alabama can include floods, hurricanes, tornadoes, and and earthquakes (moderate).

Wildlife to be found in Alabama

The state of Alabama has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of Downy Serviceberry, Many Varieties Of Azalea, Flowering Dogwood, and Southern Magnolia. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the The California Sea Lion, the Jaguarundi, the Feral Swine, or the Ring-tailed Cat. The state animal of Alabama is the Black Bear.

Frequently asked questions about Assisted Living facilities in Alabama

Madison Crossings (Opening Early 2021), The Madison Village and The Neighborhood at Madison are the top rated assisted living facilities near Decatur, Alabama. See full list of communities.

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