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Brookside Manor

1026 Line Road, Portage, PA 15946

4.0
(2 reviews)

Private, Semi-Private

Brookside Manor, open since 1997, is nestled in a woodland setting with a brook nearby, and located adjacent to Crichton McCormick Park. Country living with fresh air, privacy and peace and quiet. Within walking distance to banks, churches, stores, restaurants, post office and Portage Park. We...

Newhaven Court at Lindwood

100 Freedom Way, Greensburg, PA 15601

4.7
(15 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Greensburg, Pennsylvania is a beautiful place to live, offering old world charm with modern amenities. If you have been considering finding a place for your loved one to stay, you need look no further than New Haven Court at Lindwood. Located within the city, we pride ourselves on being able to...

Brookdale Latrobe

500 Brouwers Drive, Latrobe, PA 15650

4.6
(13 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Located in a valley surrounded by the scenic Laurel Mountains with great views of the countryside, we have both personal care home and memory care all on one campus, so you’ll have the care you need when you need it.  Here you have the freedom to experiment with new hobbies, re-ignite your sense...

Barnes Place

2021 James St., Latrobe, PA 15650

2.8
(19 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

At Barnes Place, our senior living community, residents are at the center of our small, homelike community. We develop individual care plans to meet the needs of each resident, and a full-time registered nurse is available 24 hours a day to provide clinical oversight and coordination of care. Our...

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Elmcroft of State College

150 Farmstead Lane, State College, PA 16803

4.5
(8 reviews)

Studio, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Lease by October 29 and get $1,000 off your rent for the first three months. THAT’S A SAVINGS OF $3,000!*We are continuing to admit new Residents, where possible and appropriate, to help residents and families in need. We will do all we can to help those who are in need of our services now and...

Elmcroft of Altoona

170 Red Fox Dr, Duncansville, PA 16635

4.0
(5 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

Lease by October 29 and get $1,000 off your rent for the first three months. THAT’S A SAVINGS OF $3,000!*We are continuing to admit new Residents, where possible and appropriate, to help residents and families in need. We will do all we can to help those who are in need of our services now and...

McCullough Place

500 Cheney Oak Dr., Johnstown, PA 15905

4.0
(7 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

McCullough Place is an assisted living community located in Johnstown, Pennsylvania. We are just south of Stackhouse Park and within easy driving distance of Palo Duro Canyon and Panhandle Plains Historical Museum. We offer sightseeing trips to both of those locations as well as transportation to...

Colonial Courtyard Tyrone

5546 East Pleasant Valley, Tyrone, PA 16686

3.5
(3 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

Colonial Courtyard at Tyrone calls the picturesque area of Blair County, between Altoona and State College, home. Just a few minutes off Interstate 99, our community is easily accessible to all of our visitors, Friends and Families. Bordered by charming woods, our facility has a variety...

Siemon's Heritage Personal Care Home

166 Siemon Drive, Somerset, PA 15501

(0 review)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

Siemon's Heritage Personal Care Home is a senior living community located in Somerset, PA, in Somerset County. Somerset is a small historic borough near Johnstown and home to about 6,300 people. Residents in this area will enjoy taking walks to run their errands and pay their bills, going to a...

Colonial Courtyard At Bedford

220 Donahue Manor Rd, Bedford, PA 15522

(0 review)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

The Colonial Courtyard at Bedford is ideally situated for senior citizens who are still young enough to enjoy what the great outdoors has to offer. Set against a lovely mountainous backdrop in central Pennsylvania, it is senior living for the nature lover at its very best! Known for gorgeous...

Colonial Courtyard at Clearfield

1300 Leonard St, Clearfield, PA 16830

3.0
(1 review)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

Colonial Courtyard at Clearfield assisted living residence is an excellent solution when living alone is no longer an option.Our community offers a dedicated team with experience and dedication to give you around-the-clock assistance if needed in a beautiful living environment. Our new community...

Moorehead Place

116 Madison Circle, Indiana, PA 15701

5.0
(1 review)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

Moorehead Place is located on the west edge of the small town of Indiana, Pennsylvania. We are two miles east of White Woods Nature Center and about a mile north of Indiana Mall. Our community offers individualized care in a warm and engaging environment. Residents enjoy many activities with us,...

Harmony at State College

121 Havershire Boulevard, State College, PA 16803

(0 review)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

Welcome to Harmony at State CollegePersonal Care | Memory CareIn our continued effort to meet the demand of seniors in State College, Pennsylvania, we are offering Virtual Tours, an enhanced screening procedure for new residents, along with the security, support, services and supplies needed to...

The Villa Personal Care Home

429 Napoleon Pl, Johnstown, PA 15901

5.0
(1 review)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

Located in the heart of Johnstown, PA, the Villa is locally owned and operated by Dr. Kastelic and family since 2010. We consider our residents part of our family and we treat them as such. We provide a comfortable environment for residents to socialize, enjoy activities, and live their best...

The Atrium, A Choice Community

216 Main St, Johnstown, PA 15901

3.3
(7 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

The Atrium, A Choice Community has been providing personal care services in the Johnstown area since 1985. We pride ourselves on providing exceptional care services and in creating and maintaining a homey atmosphere that is beautifully furnished for our residents and visitors to enjoy. Our staff...

Harmony House Manor

601 Lamberd Avenue, Johnstown, PA 15904

4.8
(2 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Situated in Johnstown, Pennsylvania Harmony House Manor senior living community is a haven of peace and tranquility. It is located in a safe area that is ideal for seniors. It is also located near Conemaugh Valley Memorial Hospital which is a top notch hospital in Pennsylvania. The residents...

Olivia Village Assisted Living Residence

13771 S. Eagle Valley Road, Tyrone, PA 16686

4.0
(2 reviews)

1 Bed, Semi-Private

Bethany Place

1305 Wayne Ave, Indiana, PA 15701

1.0
(1 review)

Studio, Semi-Private

The Village of Nanty Glo

628 Pike Rd, Johnstown, PA 15909

(0 review)

Studio, Semi-Private

Ligonier Gardens Personal Care

2018 Route 30 East, Ligonier, PA 15658

(0 review)

Studio, Semi-Private

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Cost of care homes in Portage, PA

Care Homes costs differ by location and facility, as many communities offer different levels of care, amenities, and activities. Prices also vary based on how much — or how little — assistance a senior needs.

Monthly average care homes cost comparisons
  • $3,790
    National
  • $1,706
    State
  • $1,838
    Portage, PA
  • $1,625
    New Stanton, PA
  • $2,050
    Portage, PA
Your actual costs may be higher or lower than the average.
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What are care homes?

Residential care homes are houses in residential neighborhoods that are equipped, adapted, and staffed to care for a small number of residents, usually between two and 10. Like assisted living communities, staff at care homes typically help residents with activities of daily living, including bathing, dressing, and medication management. Although residential care homes vary significantly depending on the community, services usually include:

  • Help with personal care
  • Medication management
  • Mobility assistance
  • Nutritious meals
  • Social activities and outings
  • Housekeeping
  • Laundry
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Portage, Pennsylvania

Care Homes

Care homes provide seniors with an intimate feeling of community without the commotion of larger nursing homes. Services provided can include three meals a day, washing clothes , and transit. This type of facility is resembles a single-family home. In Pennsylvania, the annual median cost for an assisted living facility is around $40,020. The state of Pennsylvania maintains a number of provisions associated with this kind of facility. The Department of Human Services and Bureau of Human Services Licensing governs this type of facility.

Cost of Living

The total cost of care for a community is determined by the neighborhood where it is located. The rent burden for Portage is around 11.4% of the average person’s monthly income. Monthly, the median rent in Portage is $498 and the median home value in Portage is around $72,456.

Demographics and Values

In Portage, 59.2% participate in the labor force, 2.2% do not have health insurance, 18.0% have some form of disability, and 13.9% live in poverty. Portage has a population density of 1,434 people per square mile. In terms of education, 44.8% have a high-school diploma, 18.7% have a college degree, and 7.0% have a graduate degree. In Portage, 9.8% of the citizens are veterans of the United States armed forces. Out of the total city population, 50.3% are male and 49.7% are female. The median age of Portage is 42 years old. Demographically, Portage is 0.0% other or not specified, 0.0% Native American, 0.0% Asian, 98.2% white, 0.8% black, 1.0% mixed race, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, and 0.0% Hispanic.

State Information

An overview of Pennsylvania

In terms of personal well-being, Pennsylvania ranks 21st in healthcare and 41st in quality of life compared to other states. Residents of Pennsylvania enjoy its natural beauty which ranks 38th in the United States. Out of a national average of 100, Pennsylvania has a cost of living index rating of 99, a grocery index rating of 107, and a housing index rating of 101. There are 201 hospitals and 273 health centers that service a population of 12,823,695. The top three hospitals in the state are considered to be Reading Hospital, Lancaster General Hospital, and And Main Line Hospital Bryn Mawr Campus.

Social demographics of the state

During the latest presidential election, 48% voted for the Republican candidate while 47% voted for the Democratic candidate. The state of Pennsylvania ranks 29th in the country for diversity, and the state is considered LGBTQ friendly. The median age in the state is 41, and 32% of the population is over the age of 55. Thirty-four percent of Pennsylvania residents regularly attend a religious service from one of the state’s 15,359 different congregations. The top three Christian denominations in the state are Evangelical Protestant-19%, Mainline Protestant-23%, and Historically Black Protestant-5%. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-<1%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%. In Pennsylvania there are 535 masonic lodges.

State-wide weather information

The average temperature in the summer rises to around 69F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 89F during the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 47F in the month of June. The average temperature in the winter falls to around 29F. The average high winter temperature is around 45F in the month of December. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 11F during the month of January. The average air quality index rating in Pennsylvania is 39.9 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of May with a rating of 49.0 AQI. The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of July at around 6.38 inches. On average, the state receives 3.64 inches of precipitation a month. The average humidity across the state is 70%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of January at around 75%. While residents of Pennsylvania mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it’s important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Pennsylvania can include floods, tornadoes, and and hurricanes.

Wildlife to be found in Pennsylvania

The state of Pennsylvania has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of weeping willow, wild ginger, walnut, and sassafras. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the white-tailed deer, the coyote, the black bears, or the red and gray foxes. The state animal of Pennsylvania is the the white-tailed deer.

Frequently asked questions about Care Homes in Pennsylvania

The Villa Personal Care Home, Moorehead Place and Harmony House Manor are the top rated care homes near Portage, Pennsylvania. See full list of communities.

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