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Senior housing types near Gretna, LA

  • West Bank Lighthouse in New Orleans

    West Bank Lighthouse in New Orleans

    1712 Holiday Dr, New Orleans, LA 70131
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    Your loved one deserves to have all the comforts of home- and that’s exactly where we’ll care for them. The Westbank Lighthouse is a licensed residential home for seniors with 7 individual bedrooms. We strive to provide exceptional care for our residents in a safe, loving and beautiful home. Our...

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  • Lake Villa House

    Lake Villa House

    4212 Lake Villa Drive, Metairie, LA 70002
    (3)
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    There is an alternative to 'nursing homes' and large 'assisted living' facilities for your loved one! Imagine a licensed assisted living facility in an ordinary-looking suburban home shared by only five or six residents! Small assisted living residences such as ours, now known in elder-care circles...

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  • Academy House

    Academy House

    4324 Academy Dr., Metairie, LA 70003
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    There is an alternative to 'nursing homes' and large 'assisted living' facilities for your loved one! Imagine a licensed assisted living facility in an ordinary-looking suburban home shared by only five residents! Small assisted living residences such as ours, now known in elder-care circles as...

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  • Schouest House

    Schouest House

    7004 Schouest St., Metairie, LA 70003
    (1)
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    There is an alternative to 'nursing homes' and large 'assisted living' facilities for your loved one! Imagine a licensed assisted living facility in an ordinary-looking suburban home shared by only six residents! Small assisted living residences such as ours, now known in elder-care circles as...

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  • House of Grace

    House of Grace

    32956 LA Highway 16, Denham Springs, LA 70706
    (7)
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    House of Grace is located in Denham Springs, LA in Livingston Parish. This residential care home offers the support that is right for your needs in an area that is beautiful and offers you the convenience of living in a small city. Those who spend time in Denham Springs appreciate all that it offers...

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  • Fidelis Care I

    916 Martin Behrman Walk, Metairie, LA 70006
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    Fidelis Care I Fidelis Care I is located in Metairie, LA in Jefferson Parish. Our residential care home is set in an area that is great to call home, and it provides you with the right care. Those who spend time in Metairie have much to see and do, and they enjoy checking out Zephyr Field, the...

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  • Fidelis Care II

    4000 Kent Ave, Metairie, LA 70006
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    Fidelis Care II Fidelis Care II is located in Metairie, LA in Jefferson Parish. This residential care home gives you support when you need it in an area that is part of the New Orleans Metropolitan Area. Those who spend time in the Metairie area enjoy all that it offers, including Lafreniere Park,...

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  • Fidelis Care IV

    4801 Tartan St, Metairie, LA 70003
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    Fidelis Care IV Fidelis Care IV is located in Metairie, LA in beautiful Jefferson Parish. Our residential care home offers the support that you are seeking in an area that will provide you with a comfortable and quiet place to live. Metairie provides residents and guests with the opportunity to...

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  • Fidelis Care V

    6543 East Anchord, Baton Rouge, LA 70816
    (1)
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    Fidelis Care V Fidelis Care V is located in Baton Rouge, LA in East Baton Rouge Parish. Our residential care home is available to you with the help that you are seeking in an area that is filled with adventure. Those who spend time in Baton Rouge find that the area offers much to both residents and...

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  • Fidelis Care III

    1732 Sherwood Forest Blvd, Baton Rouge, LA 70815
    (3)
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    Fidelis Care III Fidelis Care III is located in Baton Rouge, LA in East Baton Rouge Parish. This residential care home provides the help that you want each day in a location that is filled with things to do and see. Those who spend time in Baton Rouge appreciate all that the area offers, including...

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  • Blueberry Hill Personal Care Home

    1005 South Shivers St, Poplarville, MS 39470
    (1)
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    Blueberry Hill PCH is a senior care home found in the vibrant city of Poplaville, Mississippi in Pearl River County. Our home is easily accessible via road. There are various means of transport that one can use to access our home, but road remains the best and easiest since there is a great network...

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  • Extra Care

    354 Trace Rd, Laurel, MS 39443
    (3)
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    Extra Care is a warm and cozy senior care home located in the city of Laurel and Jones County. Extra Care insists in providing the seniors with a comfortable place to call home where they can receive the services they need to live as independent as medically possible. The group home setting provides...

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  • Serenity Senior Residence

    817 Aurora Ave, Metairie, LA 70005
    (1)
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  • Fidelis Scofield House

    3721Scofield Street, Metaire, LA 70002
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  • Serenity Senior Residence

    3949 Meadowdale St, Metairie, LA 70002
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  • Fidelis Janice House

    4421 Janice Ave, Metaire, LA 70003
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  • Fidelis Northshore II

    2045 Olene Drive, Mandeville, LA 70448
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  • Fidelis Northshore I

    5011 Sharp Rd., Mandeville, LA 70471
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  • Fidelis White Road - Level 2

    10359 White Road, Denham Springs, LA 70726
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  • Fidelis King Richard

    11710 King Richard Drive, Baton Rogue, LA 70815
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  • Laurelwood ALF

    1851 W Ten Mile Rd, Cantonment, FL 32533
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  • FL Memory Lane

    108 Louisiana Dr., Pensacola, FL 32505
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Gretna, Louisiana

Care Homes

Residential care homes provide seniors with an intimate sense of community without the agitation of other types of care facilities. Amenities offered can include regular dining options, washing clothes, and transportation. This type of facility is akin to a single-family home. In Louisiana, the annual median cost for an assisted living facility is around $43,800. Louisiana has a number of stipulations related to this kind of facility. The Department of Health and Hospitals and Health Standards Section governs this facility type.

Cost of Living

Cost of living is a major factor when deciding what care option is the best fit for your loved one. The median home value in Gretna is $175,611 and the median rent is around $909 per month a month. The rent burden for Gretna is about 19.4% of the average person's monthly income.

Demographics and Values

Gretna has a population density of 1,726 people per square mile. Currently, the population of Gretna consists of 17,935 people. In terms of education, 5.9% have a graduate degree, 18.5% have a college degree, and 33.9% have a high-school diploma. Based on gender, 50.6% are male and 49.4% are female. The median age of Gretna is 38 years old. In Gretna, 7.0% of the citizens are veterans of the United States military. In Gretna, 20.0% live in poverty, 6.9% consider themselves widows, 18.2% have some form of disability, and 58.4% participate in the labor force. Racially, the population of Gretna is 0.9% Asian, 0.7% Native American, 35.9% black, 6.3% other or not specified, 1.2% mixed race, 14.8% Hispanic, 54.5% white, and 0.5% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian.

State Information

An overview of Louisiana

Based on natural beauty, Louisiana ranks 50th in the nation. The state of Louisiana has a cost of living index of 93.6 where a score of 100 is the national average, and anything below 100 is considered less expensive than the national average. The state has a grocery index rating of 99.9 and a housing index rating of 86.6. The quality of life enjoyed by the average Louisiana citizen is ranked 50th nation-wide. Additionally, Louisiana is ranked 45th by standards of healthcare. The state of Louisiana has 158 hospitals and 178 health centers, providing care to a population of 4,649,163. Mercy Regional Medical Center, Park Place Surgical Hospital, and Central Louisiana Surgical Hospital are among the top three highest ranked hospitals in the state.

Social demographics of the state

In terms of religion, 46% of Louisiana residents attend religious services among the 5,841 different congregations that are available in the state. 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-27%, Mainline Protestant-8%, and Historically Black Protestant-22%. In Louisiana there are 421 masonic lodges. During the latest presidential election, 58% voted for the Republican candidate while 38% voted for the Democratic candidate. The state has a median age of 37 and 28% of its population being over the age of 55. In terms of diversity, Louisiana ranks 23rd in the nation.

State-wide weather information

The average monthly precipitation for the state of Louisiana is around 4.95 inches. The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of June at around 8.58 inches. During the summer, the average temperature in Louisiana is around 81°F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 94°F during the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 66°F in the month of June. The average temperature in the winter falls to around 51°F. The average high winter temperature is around 67°F in the month of February. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 31°F during the month of January. On average, Louisiana has an air quality index rating of around 37.2 AQI. The average air quality index rating peaks in the month of May with a rating of around 48.3 AQI. The average humidity across the state is 74%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of July at around 78%. While residents of Louisiana mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it's important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Louisiana can include hurricanes and floods.

Wildlife to be found in Louisiana

The state of Louisiana has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of hybrid louisiana iris, silverbell tree, louisiana phlox, and bald cypress. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the nutria, the quail, the turtles, or the mink.