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Senior housing types near West Des Moines, 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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  • Marcella Manor LLC

    Marcella Manor LLC

    228 19 ST SW, Rochester, MN 55902
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    Marcella Manor started as a vision while Shannon's grandmother was experiencing signs of aging and later developed Alzheimers, leading to a move from the family farm to a secured assisted living facility. Shannon played an important role in both her grandmother's and grandfather's medical cares as...

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  • Sunny Meadows Living Center

    Sunny Meadows Living Center

    419 N Prospect Ave, Sedalia, MO 65301
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    SUNNY MEADOWS LIVING CENTER IS LOCATED IN SEDALIA, MISSOURI. IT IS APPROXIMATELY A TOWN OF 20,000 PEOPLE. WE HAVE ALL THE SHOPS YOU WILL EVER NEED IN OUR AREA. A FEW TO NAME ARE WAL MART, KMART, DOLLAR TREE, DOLLAR GENERAL, BINGS, WOODS, CASEYS. OUR FACILITY IS LOCATIED IN A RESIDENTIAL COMMUNITY....

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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Collier Care Home

    3001 NW Vesper St, Blue Springs, MO 64015
    (1)
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  • Willows & Water

    707 Upper Meadow Lane NW, Rochester, MN 55901
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West Des Moines, Iowa

Care Homes

Care homes offer seniors with a close sense of community minus the agitation of other types of facilities. Services provided might include food service, laundry services, and transit. This type of facility is resembles a single-family home. In Iowa, the annual median cost for an assisted living facility is around $48,933. Iowa maintains specific rules associated with this type of facility. The Department of Inspections and Appeals and Health Facilities Division regulates this type of facility.

Cost of Living

Cost of living can be a major factor when determining which location works best. The rent burden for West Des Moines is about 15.4% of the average person's monthly income. Monthly, the median rent in West Des Moines is about $1,266 and the median price for a house for West Des Moines costs around $202,601.

Demographics and Values

In West Des Moines, 5.7% of the people are veterans of the United States armed forces. Out of the total population of West Des Moines, 74.9% participate in the labor force, 3.4% do not have health insurance, 7.8% have some form of disability, and 4.3% consider themselves widows. Out of the total city population, 48.9% are male and 51.1% are female. The median age of West Des Moines is 35 years old. West Des Moines has a population density of 537 people per square mile. The current population of West Des Moines consists of 65,608 people. Racially, the population of West Des Moines is 5.5% Hispanic, 86.4% white, 3.8% black, 0.7% other or not specified, 0.1% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 0.1% Native American, 7.1% Asian, and 1.8% mixed race. In terms of education, 18.7% have a graduate degree, 55.2% have a college degree, and 13.4% have a high-school diploma.

State Information

An overview of Iowa

In terms of resources, Iowa has a cost of living index of 91.8, a grocery index rating of 95.9, and a housing index rating of 79.6. These index ratings are based on a system where 100 is considered the national average and anything below 100 is considered less expensive than the national average. In terms of personal well-being, Iowa ranks 20th in healthcare and 14th in quality of life compared to other states. In total, Iowa has 120 general hospitals and 75 health centers that provide care for 3,168,703 citizens. Mercy Hospital, St. Lukes Hospital, and And Mercy Medical Center ¢– Cedar Rapids are among the top three highest ranked hospitals in the state. Based on natural beauty, Iowa ranks 32nd in the nation.

Social demographics of the state

In terms of diversity, Iowa ranks 43rd in the nation and is considered LGBTQ friendly. Thirty-six percent of Iowa residents regularly attend a religious service from one of the state's 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 has a median age of 38 and 30% of its population being over the age of 55. In the most recent presidential election, 51% of Iowa residents voted Republican and 42% voted Democrat.

State-wide weather information

The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of July at around 6.46 inches. On average, the state receives 2.93 inches of precipitation a month. On average, the humidity rating for Iowa is around 72%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of December at around 78%. The average air quality index rating in Iowa is 41.2 AQI. The average air quality index rating peaks in the month of May with a rating of around 53.8 AQI. During the winter, the average temperature in Iowa drops 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. During the summer, the average temperature in Iowa is around 72°F. The average high summer temperature is around 88°F in the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 55°F in the month of June. 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 twinleaf, dryflower, pink lady's slipper, and bunchberry. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the mountain lion, the elk, the porcupine, or the gray wolf. The state animal of Iowa is the eastern goldfinch.