Expert Senior Living Advisors from A Place for Mom can help direct you to Independent Living communities. Together, we will find the perfect fit for your loved one, and we will provide direction and support as needed. We partner with 1 Independent Living communities in Steamboat 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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2855 Owl Hoot Trail, Steamboat Springs, CO 80487
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Casey's Pond Senior Living is a boutique assisted living community nestled in beautiful Yampa Valley, Steamboat Springs, Routt County, Colorado. A picturesque community featuring rolling hills, scenic vistas, and stunning mountain views. Residents and their families can relax and feel at home...
If you would benefit from the peace of mind of having your chores managed by professionalls while living at your own pace, consider independent living. Basic tasks such as meal preparation and housekeeping are handled by staff and a calendar of recreational and leisure activities is maintained, allowing residents the autonomy to use their time as they see fit, free from daily obligations. Along with their daily needs being met, residents can enjoy an opportunity to live among peers, in a community with others of similar age groups and backgrounds. Typically consisting of a private living space and a full kitchen, these communities offer residences with many of the amenities of apartment life but without the hassle. Guests can be invited over and entertained, and there will be more time to spend with them with the basic maintenance of daily chores out of the way. While policies differ between communities, many residences allow pets as well. If medical or nursing care is desired, residents may always utilize the services of private care providers. There are a variety of advantages and expenses to consider when determining an independent living community. It is important to learn if these services are covered in your service plan: move-in fee, initial assessment fee, housekeeping, private phone, Waiting list deposit, wellness program, laundry, and transportation. The conveniences associated with independent living include golf course, restaurant-style dining hall, community activities, security guards, transportation, concierge services, fitness center & swimming pool, and healthcare center.
Out of the total population of Steamboat Springs, 2.7% consider themselves widows, 10.7% do not have health insurance, 76.4% participate in the labor force, and 4.0% have some form of disability. Steamboat Springs has a population density of 493 people per square mile. In Steamboat Springs, 4.0% of the population are veterans of the United States armed forces. Out of the total city population, 53.6% are male and 46.4% are female. The median age of Steamboat Springs is 37 years old. Racially, the population of Steamboat Springs is 9.3% Hispanic, 0.4% Native American, 0.3% mixed race, 2.5% other or not specified, 94.5% white, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 1.1% black, and 1.2% Asian. Of the population of Steamboat Springs 57.3% have a college degree, 17.4% have a high-school diploma, and 18.1% have a graduate degree.
Cost of living can be a big influence when determining which care option fits best. The rent burden for Steamboat Springs is around 23.6% of the average monthly income. Monthly, the median cost for rent in Steamboat Springs is $1,400 and the median price for a home for Steamboat Springs is approximately $518,872.
The state of Colorado has a cost of living index of 105.5 where a score of 100 is the national average, and anything above 100 is considered more expensive than the average. The state has a grocery index rating of 102.5 and a housing index rating of 119.0. In total, Colorado has 92 general hospitals and 162 health centers that provide care for 5,776,356 citizens. The top three hospitals in the state are considered to be Poudre Valley Hospital, Mercy Regional Medical Center, and Centura Health-Penrose St. Francis Health Services. Colorado is ranked 10th in quality of life and 12th in healthcare. Residents of Colorado enjoy its natural beauty which ranks 31st in the United States.
The median age in the state is 37, and 27% of the population is over the age of 55. The state of Colorado ranks 18th in the country for diversity, and the state is considered LGBTQ friendly. Thirty percent of Colorado residents regularly attend a religious service from one of the state’s 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 most recent presidential election, 43% of Colorado residents voted Republican and 48% voted Democrat.
On average, Colorado has an air quality index rating of around 44.4 AQI. The average air quality index rating peaks in the month of July with a rating of around 61.9 AQI. 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 humidity across the state is 54%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of December at around 79%. During the winter, the average temperature in Colorado drops to around 26F. The average high winter temperature is around 53F in the month of February. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around -8F during the month of January. During the summer, the average temperature in Colorado is 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. 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 lilies, berry shrubs, shrubs, and lichens. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the mule deers, the antelope, the the lark bunting, or the mountain lion. The state animal of Colorado is the the rocky mountain bighorn sheep.