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Rome Meadows

99 Rome Meadows, Dix, IL 62830

(0 review)

1 Bed

Rome Meadows is a beautiful, privately owned senior apartment community for adults 55 and up, or those with disabilities in Dix, Illinois. Located between Mt. Vernon, Centralia, and Salem, Rome Meadows is in walking distance of shops, nice restaurants for fine dining, and recreation facilities....

Villas of Holly Brook - Herrin

505 Rushing Drive, Carterville, IL 62918

4.9
(6 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

The Villas of Holly Brook is the premier assisted living community in Southern Illinois. We are managed by Meridian Senior Living, a national leader in providing quality care for seniors. The community offers 1BR, 2BR, and 2BR deluxe apartment floor plans. Our staffing includes a 40-hour /week RN...

Villas at St. James

14335 Jamestown Road, Breese, IL 62230

4.9
(7 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

WELCOME HOME. Located in rural, serene Breese, Illinois, The Villas at St. James is an independent & assisted-living community for seniors that has been serving Clinton County since 2004. We provide the ideal living arrangement for independent, active seniors who want to be healthy and happy and...

Heritage Woods of Mt Vernon

1033 S 42nd St, Mount Vernon, IL 62864

3.9
(5 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Heritage Woods is an affordable assisted living community for older adults and senior citizens, located in Mt. Vernon, Illinois. Here at Heritage Woods we pride ourselves in the ability to provide affordable senior care to those that require the service but can't always afford the high prices. We...

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Cedarhurst of Sparta

211 North Market Street, Sparta, IL 62286

5.0
(1 review)

1 Bed, 2 Bed

Cedarhurst of Sparta is an assisted living community located in the comfortable town of Sparta, IL. People who visit Sparta are immediately struck by how much it perfectly represents small town living and all of the benefits that come with that lifestyle. Relatives of Cedarhurst residents can...

Cedarhurst of Breese

13887 Progress Drive, Breese, IL 62230

(0 review)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Brookstone Estates of Fairfield

315 North Market Street, Fairfield, IL 62837

5.0
(1 review)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Opened in 2001 and recently remodeled in 2013, Brookstone Estates of Fairfield represents the finest in Independent Living and Supportive Living. Located in Fairfield, Illinois, our community is designed to promote creativity and independence within a safe and loving environment. We would love...

The Landings at Reed Station Crossing

2100 Reed Station Pkwy, Carbondale, IL 62901

5.0
(2 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

Heritage Woods of Flora

1003 W. 4th Street, Flora, IL 62839

(0 review)

Studio, 1 Bed

Heritage Woods of Flora is a large and active community of seniors located in Flora, Illinois that sits on a large lot of land, giving residents ample opportunities to explore the great outdoors. We believe that residents deserve options when it comes to where they live and what they do, and...

Brookstone Estates of Vandalia

1607 W Fillmore St, Vandalia, IL 62471

5.0
(1 review)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

Brookstone Estates was founded in 1996 because congregate care was hard to find in rural Southern Illinois. The creation of the first Brookstone community and subsequent quest for additional high quality senior care spawned a comfortable yet manageable 46-unit design that has...

Cedarhurst of Greenville

1200 E Harris Ave, Greenville, IL 62246

(0 review)

Studio, Semi-Private

Heritage Woods of Centralia

2049 East McCord Street, Centralia, IL 62801

5.0
(1 review)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

Located in a lovely suburban area of Centralia, Illinois, among parks and reservoirs, Heritage Woods is a community for senior living. Among the features of this fine establishment are apartments for independent seniors and assisted living apartments for those in need of a little extra care....

Heritage Woods of Benton

1305 Bailey Lane, Benton, IL 62812

4.5
(1 review)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

Heritage Woods of Benton is an assisted living community located in the town of Benton, IL. The residents of Benton like to keep life simple, and that is one of the big attractions to this area. Family members visiting residents at Heritage Woods can take walks through the nature trails outside...

Cedarhurst of Highland

220 Field Crossing Dr, Highland, IL 62249

5.0
(1 review)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Fifth Season Residential

401 N. DuQuoin Street, Benton, IL 62812

5.0
(1 review)

Studio, 1 Bed

Fifth Season Residential is an assisted living community located in Benton, Illinois in Franklin county. Benton may be a city hiding far away from most of the rest of the population of Illinois, but that doesn't mean it is a city devoid of culture. Quite the opposite. Benton has an excellent...

The Glenwood of Greenville

605 S. Dewey St., Greenville, IL 62246

(0 review)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

Glenwood of Greenville is an assisted living community located in Greenville, IL. The city of Greenville is located in Bond County and is home to about 7,000 people. Greenville is a quiet town with picturesque views from nearby Greenville Park. Residents can enjoy going on outings with friends,...

Fifth Season Residential

915 Radcliffe Street, Marion, IL 62959

5.0
(1 review)

Studio, 1 Bed

At Fifth Season, our facility design is smaller, in order to provide unique Personal Lifestyle Programs that are intended to instill a feeling of self worth and value to our residents. Specifically, our programming is designed to provide quality of life and slow the aging process. Alzheimer's...

Chestnut Corner Sheltered Care

905 W Chestnut St, Louisville, IL 62858

(0 review)

Studio

The Annex

930 W. Chestnut, Louisville, IL 62858

(0 review)

Studio

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What is independent living?

Independent living offers a stress-free lifestyle for older adults. Independent living communities don’t provide personal care or supervision, but do offer generally healthy adults opportunities for socialization and hassle-free living. Independent living services often include:

  • Nutritious meals and snacks
  • Housekeeping
  • Laundry
  • Home maintenance and repairs
  • Social activities and outings
Complete guide to independent living

Dix, Illinois

Independent Living

For seniors who wish to live primarily without personal care assistance but would like the assistance of having their household chores maintained by professionalls, an Independent Living Community may be the perfect option. Daily needs such as the scheduling of social activities and meal planning are taken care of, allowing residents more free time to live their lives as they desire. Along with their daily needs being met, residents can enjoy an opportunity to be among peers, surrounded by others of similar age groups and interests. Residents’ quarters consist of private living spaces, each with their own kitchen. The independence of apartment life is still enjoyed, offering opportunities to entertain guests and visitors in a private and personal setting. While policies differ between communities, numerous residences allow cats and dogs as well. If residents decide they would like to enlist the services of independent medical providers, they may always do so. There are an assortment of costs and advantages to consider while selecting an independent living community. It is important to learn if these amenities are covered in your plan: parking, wellness program, laundry, private phone, utilities, move-in fee, initial assessment fee, and field trips. The conveniences associated with independent living include healthcare center, golf course, restaurant-style dining hall, fitness center & swimming pool, security guards, game/TV room, community activities, and transportation.

Demographics and Values

Of the population of Dix 15.3% have a college degree, 5.4% have a graduate degree, and 35.7% have a high-school diploma. Racially, the population of Dix is 0.0% black, 0.5% Asian, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 0.0% other or not specified, 96.7% white, 2.8% mixed race, 1.5% Hispanic, and 0.0% Native American. Dix has a population density of 83 people per square mile. The current population of Dix consists of 450 people. In Dix, 38.5% participate in the labor force, 28.6% live in poverty, 11.0% are widows, and 7.1% do not have health insurance. Out of the total city population, 47.6% are male and 52.4% are female. The median age of Dix is 46 years old. In Dix, 10.5% of the citizens are veterans of the United States military.

Cost of Living

Senior community price is determined by the neighborhood in which it is located. The median home value in Dix is around $80,448 and the median rent is about $663 per month a month. The rent burden for Dix is around 16.8% of the average person’s monthly income.

State Information

An overview of Illinois

In terms of personal well-being, Illinois ranks 22nd in healthcare and 35th in quality of life compared to other states. There are 199 general hospitals and 383 health centers that provide care for 12,696,123 Illinois residents. The top three hospitals in the state are considered to be Sherman Hospital, Sam Health St. Mary’s Hospital – Centralia, and And Midwestern Region Medical Center. Residents of Illinois enjoy its natural beauty which ranks 43rd in the United States. In terms of resources, Illinois has a cost of living index of 95.7, a grocery index rating of 94.2, and a housing index rating of 87.2. 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.

Social demographics of the state

The state of Illinois ranks 10th in the country for diversity, and the state is considered LGBTQ friendly. In the last presidential election 56% of Illinois residents voted Democrat and 39% voted Republican. In terms of religious values, 34% of Illinois’s population regularly attend some form of service and there are in total 12,453 different congregations. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-2%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%, with the most common Christian denominations consisting of Evangelical Protestant-20%, Mainline Protestant-16%, and Historically Black Protestant-7%. In Illinois there are 518 masonic lodges. The state has a median age of 38 and 29% of its population being over the age of 55.

State-wide weather information

On average, the humidity rating for Illinois is around 71%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 78% in the month of December. The average monthly precipitation for the state of Illinois is around 3.33 inches. The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of May at around 6.02 inches. The average air quality index rating in Illinois is 37.7 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of May with a rating of 54.5 AQI. During the summer, the average temperature in Illinois is around 73F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 91F during the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 53F during the month of June. The average temperature in the winter falls to around 28F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 49F during the month of February. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 10F during the month of January. While residents of Illinois mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it’s important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Illinois can include floods, earthquakes (moderate), and and tornadoes.

Wildlife to be found in Illinois

The state of Illinois has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of bee balm, angelica, black snakeroot, and bird’s foot violet. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the eastern red bat, the American pygmy shrew, the American black bear, or the coyote. The state animal of Illinois is the white-tailed deer.

Frequently asked questions about Independent Living facilities in Illinois

Heritage Woods of Centralia, Fifth Season Residential and Brookstone Estates of Fairfield are the top rated independent living facilities near Dix, Illinois. See full list of communities.

There are 19 independent living facilities near Dix, Illinois. See the full list.

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