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Senior housing types near Waukee, IA

  • Hansen House

    Hansen House

    2331 Nash Blvd, Council Bluffs, IA 51501
    (10)
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    Hansen house is a residential care home located in the serene city of Council Bluffs, Iowa which is the county seat for Pottawattamie County. Strategically located in close proximity to the home are a number of major healthcare providers in the area, as well as churches, parks and drug stores. The...

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  • Higley Mansion Care Center

    Higley Mansion Care Center

    860 17th St SE, Cedar Rapids, IA 52403
    (7)
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    Higley Mansion Care Center is a remarkably, beautiful senior citizen facility located in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. Our highly trained staff are available to assist those living in our facility. Our monthly fees include many services to our residents. These services would include furnished bedrooms with...

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  • Waterford at Wilderness Hills

    Waterford at Wilderness Hills

    8939 Keystone Drive, Lincoln, NE 68516
    (8)
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    The Waterford at Wilderness Hills is a family centered Memory Care community which specializes in Alzheimer's and Dementia related needs. We offer surroundings that feel like home. Our staff is committed to using their God given talents to serve the needs of your loved one. We value their life...

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  • Shirlee's Retirement Home

    1302 E 2nd Ave, Indianola, IA 50125
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    Shirlee's Retirement Home offers a lot of services for the elderly in Indianola, Iowa. Not only are they focused on their nursing home, but also have assisted living, senior community, and is a micro community. The nursing home facility of Shirlee's Retirement Home offers help to those in need on...

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  • Plummer Place

    1050 Plummer Circle, Rochester, MN 55902
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    At Plummer place, we know that when it comes to your senior loved one, that it's all about meeting and exceeding their needs, so that they can and will enjoy the best with their golden years. We are proud to be located in beautiful and wonderful Rochester, Minnesota, where your senior will enjoy...

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  • Sunset Home Assisted Living Company

    3686 Kenosha Dr. NW, Rochester, MN 55902
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    Welcome to Sunset Homes Assisted Living! This is a new home with a maximum occupancy of four residents. The home is located in the new development site of Badger Hills, northwest of Rochester city. It is only 5-7 minutes away from the Mayo Clinic. The location is new and has a quiet neighborhood...

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  • Blessed Homes

    305 E 63rd St, Kansas City, MO 64113
    (8)
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    Blessed Homes is a senior care home located in Jackson, Clay, Platte, and Cass counties, Kansas, MO. Loving caregivers provide assistance to seniors in a group home setting. Renowned musical styles Kansas City Jazz and Blues were created here in the 18th and Vine Neighborhood. Kansas City played a...

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  • An Angel's Touch, Inc.

    340 N 93rd St, Omaha, NE 68114
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  • Collier Care Home

    3001 NW Vesper St, Blue Springs, MO 64015
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  • Willows & Water

    707 Upper Meadow Lane NW, Rochester, MN 55901
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Waukee, Iowa

Care Homes

Care homes offer seniors with an intimate sense of community without the agitation of a larger nursing home. Amenities offered may include three meals a day, laundry services, and transportation. This type of community is like a single-family home. In Iowa, the annual median cost for an assisted living community is around $48,933. The state of Iowa has a number of provisions associated with this type of community. The Department of Inspections and Appeals and Health communities Division supervises this community type.

Cost of Living

Cost of living can be the major factor when selecting which care choice works best. The rent burden for Waukee is around 15.3% of the average monthly income. The median monthly rent in Waukee is about $1,378 and the median home value for Waukee is around $210,456.

Demographics and Values

Out of the total population of Waukee, 3.1% are widows, 79.8% participate in the labor force, 4.9% have some form of disability, and 3.5% live in poverty. In terms of education, 14.9% have a graduate degree, 16.2% have a high-school diploma, and 53.9% have a college degree. Currently, the population of Waukee consists of 20,649 people. Waukee has a population density of 384 people per square mile. In Waukee, 6.7% of the citizens are veterans. Racially, the population of Waukee is 0.0% Native American, 4.5% Hispanic, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 1.0% black, 3.2% mixed race, 92.5% white, 2.6% Asian, and 0.7% other or not specified. Out of the total city population, 48.9% are male and 51.1% are female. The median age of Waukee is 33 years old.

State Information

An overview of Iowa

The quality of life enjoyed by the average Iowa citizen is ranked 14th nation-wide. Additionally, Iowa is ranked 20th by standards of healthcare. Out of a national average of 100, Iowa has a cost of living index rating of 92, a grocery index rating of 96, and a housing index rating of 80. Based on natural beauty, Iowa ranks 32nd in the nation. In total, Iowa has 120 general hospitals and 75 health centers that provide care for 3,168,703 citizens. The top three hospitals in the state are considered to be Mercy Hospital, St. Lukes Hospital, and And Mercy Medical Center ¢– Cedar Rapids.

Social demographics of the state

In the most recent presidential election, 51% of Iowa residents voted Republican and 42% voted Democrat. In terms of religious values, 36% of Iowa's population regularly attend some form of service and there are in total 5,107 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-28%, Mainline Protestant-30%, and Historically Black Protestant-2%. In Iowa there are 289 masonic lodges. The state of Iowa ranks 43rd in the country for diversity, and the state is considered LGBTQ friendly. In Iowa, 30% of the population is over the age of 55. The median age in the state is 38.

State-wide weather information

Iowa experiences an average humidity rating of about 72%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of December at around 78%. The average temperature in the summer rises to around 72°F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 88°F during the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 55°F in the month of June. The average temperature in the winter falls to around 22°F. The average high winter temperature is around 40°F in the month of February. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 4°F during the month of January. The most precipitation occurs in July with an average of 6.46 inches of precipitation a month. On average, the state receives 2.93 inches of precipitation a month. On average, Iowa has an air quality index rating of around 41.2 AQI. The average air quality index rating peaks in the month of May with a rating of around 53.8 AQI. While residents of Iowa mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it's important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Iowa can include floods and earthquakes (high).

Wildlife to be found in Iowa

The state of Iowa has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of tumblegrass, arrowgrass, twinleaf, and bunchberry. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the elk, the bison, the porcupine, or the coyote. The state animal of Iowa is the eastern goldfinch.