Expert Senior Living Advisors from A Place for Mom can help direct you to Residential Care Homes. Together, we will find the perfect fit for your loved one, and we will provide direction and support as needed. We partner with 4 Care Homes in Glenwood Springs 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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2800 Midland Ave, Glenwood Springs, CO 81601
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1250 Village Road, Carbondale, CO 81623
The Heritage Park Assisted Living ccommunity is located on a campus that also includes Heritage Park Care Center, a skilled nursing and rehabilitation center. If needed, assisted living residents can use these services, ensuring a smooth transition of care. Heritage Park Assisted Living offers a...
195 Freestone Rd, Eagle, CO 81631
Carefree living at Castle Peak means you no longer have the worries of home ownership. All housekeeping, personal laundry and flat linens, maintenance, repairs, snow removal and lawn care are done for you. Property taxes and all utilities are paid except phone and cable TV. Castle Peak will also...
A care home offers a home-like environment for seniors who are who do not require skilled nursing services. Services provided may include food service, laundry services, and transit. This type of community is resembles a single-family home. In Colorado, the annual median cost for an assisted living community is around $49,140. The state of Colorado has a number of provisions associated with this type of community. The Department of Public Health and Environment licenses care home residences supervises this community type.
The overall cost of living can be a big influence in deciding which community is the best fit for your loved one. The median monthly price for rent in Glenwood Springs is around $1,553 and the median value for a house for Glenwood Springs costs around $354,466. The rent burden for Glenwood Springs is around 22.4% of the average person’s monthly income.
Out of the total city population, 49.1% are male and 50.9% are female. The median age of Glenwood Springs is 38 years old. Glenwood Springs has a population density of 659 people per square mile. In terms of education, 12.6% have a graduate degree, 22.0% have a high-school diploma, and 37.4% have a college degree. In Glenwood Springs, 7.4% of the population are veterans. In Glenwood Springs, 6.2% consider themselves widows, 21.6% do not have health insurance, 9.4% have some form of disability, and 11.7% live in poverty. Racially, the population of Glenwood Springs is 28.1% Hispanic, 0.1% Native American, 0.2% black, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 2.7% mixed race, 1.5% Asian, 87.7% white, and 7.9% other or not specified.
Overall, Colorado ranks 10th in quality of life and 12th in healthcare compared to other US states. In terms of resources, Colorado has a cost of living index of 105.5, a grocery index rating of 102.5, and a housing index rating of 119.0. These index ratings are based on a system where 100 is considered the national average and anything above 100 is considered more expensive than said average. Based on natural beauty, Colorado ranks 31st in the nation. There are 92 general hospitals and 162 health centers that provide care for 5,776,356 Colorado residents. The three highest ranked hospitals in Colorado are Poudre Valley Hospital, Mercy Regional Medical Center, and Centura Health-Penrose St. Francis Health Services.
In terms of religious values, 30% of Colorado’s population regularly attend some form of service and there are in total 4,188 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-26%, Mainline Protestant-15%, and Historically Black Protestant-2%. In Colorado there are 148 masonic lodges. In the last presidential election 48% of Colorado residents voted Democrat and 43% voted Republican. In terms of diversity, Colorado ranks 18th in the nation and is considered LGBTQ friendly. The state has a median age of 37 and 27% of its population being over the age of 55.
Colorado experiences an average humidity rating of about 54%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of December at around 79%. The average monthly precipitation for the state of Colorado is around 1.32 inches. The most precipitation occurs in April with an average of 4.53 inches of precipitation a month. The average temperature in the summer rises to around 66F. The average high summer temperature is around 96F in the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 31F in the month of June. The average temperature in the winter falls to around 26F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 53F during the month of February. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around -8F during the month of January. On average, Colorado has an air quality index rating of around 44.4 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of July with a rating of 61.9 AQI. While residents of Colorado mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it’s important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Colorado can include earthquakes (moderate).
The state of Colorado has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of berry shrubs, conifers thrive, berry shrubs, and lilies. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the the lark bunting, the kokanee, the bullhead deers, or the salmon. The state animal of Colorado is the the rocky mountain bighorn sheep.
Casey's Pond Senior Living, Balfour Assisted Living & Memory Care Central Park and Assured Assisted Living 5 are the top rated care homes near Glenwood Springs, Colorado. See full list of communities.