Expert Senior Living Advisors from A Place for Mom can help direct you to Assisted Living communities. Together, we will find the perfect fit for your loved one, and we will provide direction and support as needed. We partner with 1 Assisted Living facilities in Valley City 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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The Legacy Place has been open since 2009. We are a member of the ND Long Term Care Association and National Center for Assisted Living. We are located near the Hi-Line Bridge in Valley City, ND. The Legacy Place is one level that houses 43 licensed assisted living apartments.
An assisted living community is a residential community which provides supervision, care, and assistance to healthy seniors who are not in need of skilled nursing care. Assisted living communities frequently offer help with transit and appointments, support with the activities of daily life, and chances for social activity. In certain instances, communities may offer respite, “aging in place”, or hospice. The state of North Dakota maintains a number of provisions related to this type of community. Department of Human Services regulates this community type. Staff must receive training in a variety of fields. These areas include psychical health, mental health, accident response, and infection control. This type of community is required to offer a number of services. These include coordinated individualized support services, preventative health services, and ADLs assistance. In total, there can be no more than 2 residents to a room. There must be one toilet for every 1 residents and one bath or shower for every 1 residents. The minimum number of residents for this community type is 5.
Cost of living is a major factor when selecting what community meets the needs of you or your loved one. Monthly, the median cost of rent in Valley City is $559 per month and the median home value in Valley City is about $107,285. The rent burden for Valley City is about 10.1% of the average person’s monthly income.
Valley City has a population density of 603 people per square mile. Based on gender, 46.9% are male and 53.1% are female. The median age of Valley City is 44 years old. In Valley City, 10.5% of the citizens are veterans of the United States armed forces. Racially, the population of Valley City is 1.2% other or not specified, 0.8% Asian, 1.3% black, 1.8% Native American, 2.4% mixed race, 2.5% Hispanic, 92.3% white, and 0.2% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian. In terms of education, 8.7% have a graduate degree, 26.5% have a high-school diploma, and 27.6% have a college degree. Out of the total population of Valley City, 65.5% participate in the labor force, 14.8% have some form of disability, 11.4% live in poverty, and 5.5% do not have health insurance.
Based on natural beauty, North Dakota ranks 28th in the nation. In total, North Dakota has 48 general hospitals and 23 health centers that provide care for 765,010 citizens. Essentia Health Fargo and Health Center and Carrington Health Center are among the top three highest ranked hospitals in the state. Out of a national average of 100, North Dakota has a cost of living index rating of 99, a grocery index rating of 108, and a housing index rating of 90. North Dakota is ranked 15th in quality of life and 38th in healthcare.
In the most recent presidential election, 63% of North Dakota residents voted Republican and 27% voted Democrat. The state of North Dakota ranks 38th in the country for diversity. In terms of religious values, 33% of North Dakota’s population regularly attend some form of service and there are in total 1,498 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-22%, Mainline Protestant-28%, and Historically Black Protestant-1%. In North Dakota there are 45 masonic lodges. The median age in the state is 35, and 28% of the population is over the age of 55.
During the summer, the average temperature in North Dakota is around 67F. The average high summer temperature is around 87F in the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 48F in the month of June. During the winter, the average temperature in North Dakota drops to around 13F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 34F during the month of February. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around -10F in the month of January. The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of July at around 4.61 inches. The average monthly precipitation for the state of North Dakota is around 1.52 inches. On average, North Dakota has an air quality index rating of around 37.6 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of August with a rating of 56.9 AQI. North Dakota experiences an average humidity rating of about 71%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 78% in the month of December. While residents of North Dakota mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it’s important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in North Dakota can include floods.
The state of North Dakota has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of Box Elder, Cranberry, Raspberry, and Balsam Popular. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the Gray Wolves, the The American Marten, the Mountain Lions, or the Mink. The state animal of North Dakota is the Sturnella Neglecta, A Meadowlark.