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7 Assisted Living Facilities near Aztec, NM

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If you’re looking for assisted living in Aztec, our local senior living advisors can help you find a safe, welcoming community for you or your loved one. Whether you’re searching for luxury assisted living in Aztec or sticking to a budget, we’ll work with you to understand the cost of assisted living in Aztec.

From there, we’ll show you the best assisted living communities in Aztec for your family member’s budget, lifestyle, and personal care needs. With 7 assisted living facilities in the Aztec area, A Place for Mom makes it easier to find a secure and social community for this next stage of life.

You may also consider nearby communities such as Cortez, Durango or Farmington.

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Madison House-Assisted Living

120 S Madison St, Cortez, CO 81321

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Provides: Assisted Living

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The Bridge at Farmington

1091 W Murray Drive, Farmington, NM 87401

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The Bridge at Farmington, New Mexico, gives residents the freedom to experience continued independence and an active lifestyle in a beautiful assisted living community.Friendly associates work to ensure each resident’s quality of life by offering a wide variety of services and amenities focused...

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Sunshine Gardens West

25 Sunshine Ct, Durango, CO 81301

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Beehive Homes Of Farmington

400 N Locke Ave, Farmington, NM 87401

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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care

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Life Care Ctr of Farmington

1101 W Murray Dr, Farmington, NM 87401

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Evenings Porch

42811 Highway 160, Bayfield, CO 81122

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Vista Mesa Assisted Living

1206 N Mildred Rd, Cortez, CO 81321

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Cost of assisted living in Aztec, NM

The average cost of senior living in Aztec is $4,444 per month. Cheaper nearby regions include Cortez, CO with an average of $3,362 per month.

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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
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Aztec, New Mexico

Assisted Living

Assisted living communities provide organized living communities and aid to your loved one who may need a helping hand with taking medication or dressing. Services provided often include help with ADLs. Residents may be kept under supervision and evaluation. Under certain circumstances, communities may provide hospice, respite, or Alzheimer’s care. In New Mexico, the annual median cost for an assisted living community is around $38,100 . The state of New Mexico maintains a number of stipulations related to this kind of community. New Mexico Department of Health, Division of Health Improvement, Health community Licensing and Certification Bureau regulates this type of community. Public assistance is available through 1115 Centennial Care waiver managed care demonstration program. This community type has a number of provisions pertaining to medication assistance. These provisions include a pharmacist must consult with the community quarterly, staff may assist in administering medication, and residents may self administer medication. This type of community is required to offer a number of services. These include recreational/social activities, transportation services, assist with medication administration, and laundry. There must be one bath or shower for every 8 residents and one toilet for every 8 residents. The maximum occupancy is 2 residents per room. This community has a number of provisions concerning food and diet which include provide three nutritionally balanced meals, provide evening snacks, staff must receive training in safe food handling, and provide therapeutic diets according the professionall orders. Staff must obtain training in a number of subjects. These include: transportation safety, first-aid, fire safety, and infection control.

Demographics and Values

Aztec has a population density of 201 people per square mile. In Aztec, 11.0% of the people are veterans of the United States armed forces. In terms of education, 7.4% have a graduate degree, 14.1% have a college degree, and 36.0% have a high-school diploma. Out of the total city population, 52.8% are female and 47.2% are male. The median age of Aztec is 33 years old. Out of the total population of Aztec, 15.7% have some form of disability, 8.3% are widows, 11.1% do not have health insurance, and 64.0% participate in the labor force. Racially, the population of Aztec is 0.1% Asian, 23.8% Hispanic, 8.2% other or not specified, 8.2% Native American, 78.9% white, 0.4% black, 0.2% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, and 4.0% mixed race.

Cost of Living

Senior living community price is determined by the city in which it is located. The rent burden for Aztec is around 12.8% of the average person’s monthly income. Per month, the median cost of rent in Aztec is about $667 per month and the median home value in Aztec is $155,725.

State Information

An overview of New Mexico

New Mexico is ranked 46th in quality of life and 34th in healthcare. There are 47 general hospitals and 137 health centers that provide care for 2,097,463 New Mexico residents. The three highest ranked hospitals in New Mexico are Christus St Vincent Regional Medical Center, Lovelace Medical Center, and Presbyterian Espanola Hospital. Based on natural beauty, New Mexico ranks 23rd in the nation. Out of a national average of 100, New Mexico has a cost of living index rating of 93, a grocery index rating of 93, and a housing index rating of 101.

Social demographics of the state

In New Mexico, 31% of the population is over the age of 55. The median age in the state is 38. In the most recent presidential election, 40% of New Mexico residents voted Republican and 48% voted Democrat. Thirty-six percent of New Mexico residents regularly attend a religious service from one of the state’s 2,447 different congregations. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-<1%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%, with the most common Christian denominations consisting of Evangelical Protestant-23%, Mainline Protestant-14%, and Historically Black Protestant-1%. In New Mexico there are 57 masonic lodges. The state of New Mexico ranks 6th in the country for diversity, and the state is considered LGBTQ friendly.

State-wide weather information

The most precipitation occurs in July with an average of 5.98 inches of precipitation a month. On average, the state receives 1.22 inches of precipitation a month. On average, New Mexico has an air quality index rating of around 45.5 AQI. The average air quality index rating peaks in the month of July with a rating of around 61.7 AQI. New Mexico experiences an average humidity rating of about 46%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 56% in the month of August. The average temperature in the summer rises to around 71F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 98F during the month of June. The average low summer temperature is around 36F in the month of June. The average temperature in the winter falls to around 36F. The average high winter temperature is around 65F in the month of February. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 2F during the month of January. While residents of New Mexico mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it’s important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in New Mexico can include earthquakes (moderate) and floods.

Wildlife to be found in New Mexico

The state of New Mexico has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of Aspen Trees, Shadescale, Spruce-fir, and Sagebrush. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the Javelina, the Coyotes, the Elk, or the Roadrunners. The state animal of New Mexico is the Roadrunner .

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Madison House-Assisted Living, Beehive Homes Of Farmington and Life Care Ctr of Farmington are the top rated assisted living facilities near Aztec, New Mexico. See full list of communities.

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