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37 Independent Living Facilities near Harrisburg, IL

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If you’re looking for independent living in the Harrisburg area, our local senior living advisors can help you each step of the way. From affordable independent living for seniors to luxury options, we’ll work with you to understand the cost of independent living in Harrisburg. From there, we’ll show you the best independent living communities for your lifestyle, interests, and budget.

Discover unique independent living amenities, social activities, dining, and more independent living benefits. With 37 independent living facilities in Harrisburg, A Place for Mom makes it easier to find your new, maintenance-free home.

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Independent Living Facilities near Harrisburg, IL

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Brookstone of Harrisburg

165 Ron Morse Drive, Harrisburg, IL 62946

4.8
(4 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Good Neighbor Care carries on the Brookstone tradition, providing a senior care program that supports individual freedom and promotes the dignity of each resident. Brookstone communities are all nestled in small Illinois towns of 10,000 to 20,000 residents where families can feel satisfied their...

Villas of Holly Brook and Reflections Memory Care of Harrisburg

220 Ron Crank Dr, Harrisburg, IL 62946

3.9
(5 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

The Villas of Holly Brook is a leader in the development marketing and management of premiere assisted living communities, our award-winning team offers seniors independent living, assisted living and dementia specialty care services. Resident enjoy unparalleled luxury amenities including:...

Rivercrest Place

2121 New Holt Rd, Paducah, KY 42001

4.3
(17 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Exceptional Senior Living at Rivercrest PlaceIt’s time to upgrade your senior living, trading the worries and stress that come with home ownership for the relaxed retirement lifestyle you’ve always dreamed of. And we have just the place to do it at Rivercrest Place.We offer assisted living...

Jackson Oaks

2500 Marshall Avenue, Paducah, KY 42003

4.6
(14 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

Jackson Oaks provides a fulfilling, independent lifestyle in a welcoming environment. Jackson Oaks is a proud member of the Paducah Community. We're conveniently close to all that the city has to offer, with shopping, excellent healthcare and exciting restaurants just minutes from your door. ...

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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...

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...

Solarbron

1501 McDowell Road, Evansville, IN 47712

2.4
(6 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

Nestled in a quiet residential neighborhood on the west side of Evansville, Solarbron offers a variety of attractive and affordable senior living options. Our 64-acre campus invites residents and guests to stroll the grounds and enjoy rolling hills, natural woodlands, stocked fishing lakes and...

Brookstone Estates of Fairfield

315 North Market Street, Fairfield, IL 62837

5.0
(2 reviews)

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...

Heritage Landing

4260 Heritage Avenue, Mount Vernon, IL 62864

(0 review)

1 Bed, 2 Bed

Welcome Home to Heritage Landing 55+ Senior Apartments!Come and see our beautiful 1 and 2 bedroom apartment homes with many features designed specifically for seniors 55+. Our community offers a fitness room, laundry facilities and trash chutes on each floor, a computer center, a multi-purpose...

Three Oaks Community

2441 Homewood Avenue, Paducah, KY 42003

(0 review)

1 Bed, 2 Bed

The Landings at Reed Station Crossing

2100 Reed Station Pkwy, Carbondale, IL 62901

5.0
(2 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

The Neighborhood at Paducah

1700 Elmdale Rd, Paducah, KY 42003

4.7
(3 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Located in the Lone Oak area of Paducah, Morningside of Paducah offers assisted living services in a gracious home-like setting.  In addition to a variety of apartment styles in assisted living, we offer secure memory support services in apartments specifically built with the needs of our...

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...

Charles Ford Retirement Communities of New Harmony

920 S Main St, New Harmony, IN 47631

(0 review)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

The Lakes of Paducah

2265 Olivet Church Rd, Paducah, KY 42001

(0 review)

1 Bed, 2 Bed

The Independence of Home ~ The Care of FamilyThe Lakes of Paducah Assisted Living is a locally-owned and operated community of 42 apartments located on a beautiful 200 acre campus. We are fully licensed in the state of Kentucky as an Assisted Living Community, providing ADL & IADL assistance,...

Gaither Suites At West Park Assisted Living & Personal Care Home

4960 Village Square Dr, Paducah, KY 42001

4.5
(1 review)

1 Bed, 2 Bed, Studio

Gaither Suites at West Park is the only residential care home that offers both state license personal care and certified assisted living in Paducah KY.Single-story residential settingPrivate full baths and kitchenettesAll utilities, including basic cable TVDelicious meals served in the elegant...

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...

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...

Magnolia Manor Shelter Care

1100 Grant St, Eldorado, IL 62930

(0 review)

Studio

GreenTree at Mt. Vernon

208 Zachery Dr, Mount Vernon, IL 62864

4.2
(10 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

WELCOME TO GREENTREE AT MT. VERNONAt GreenTree at Mt. Vernon, residents enjoy an active, engaging lifestyle that promotes wellness and independence. It is our goal to keep our residents linked to resources and opportunities that will fulfill their needs and interests in the Mt. Vernon area....

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Cost of independent living in Harrisburg, IL

The average cost of senior living in Harrisburg is $2,718 per month. Cheaper nearby regions include Evansville, IN with an average of $2,150 per month.

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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
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Harrisburg, Illinois

Independent Living

If you would like the peace of mind of having many of your frequent tasks taken care of while living the way you desire, consider an Independent Living Community. Residents can continue to live their lives as they see fit while their meals are cooked by a professionall chef, housekeeping and laundry duties are taken care of by staff, and recreational activities are organized and scheduled. Along with their daily needs being met, residents can enjoy an opportunity to be among peers, in a community with others of similar ages and backgrounds. Typically comprised of a private living space and a full kitchen, these communities offer homes 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 tasks out of the way. While policies differ between locations, numerous residences allow pets as well. If medical or nursing assistance is desired, residents may always enlist the services of independent health care professionalls. There are a variety of benefits and expenditures to consider while choosing an independent living community. It is important to learn if these amenities are included in the plan: private phone, move-in fee, field trips, housekeeping, utilities, meals, initial assessment fee, and parking. The luxuries associated with independent living include private rental hall, community activities, security guards, transportation, concierge services, restaurant-style dining hall, fitness center & swimming pool, and game/TV room.

Cost of Living

The community in which a senior care community is based will have a big influence on the cost of care. The overall cost of living is a big influence in selecting which destination is best for your family. The rent burden for Harrisburg is around 12.4% of the average monthly income. Harrisburg has a median home value of $68,802 and the median cost of rent is $541 per month.

Demographics and Values

Out of the total population of Harrisburg, 9.2% are widowed, 21.6% have some form of disability, 54.2% participate in the labor force, and 6.4% do not have health insurance. Demographically, Harrisburg is 90.6% white, 3.3% mixed race, 0.1% other or not specified, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 4.3% black, 0.0% Native American, 2.3% Hispanic, and 1.7% Asian. In Harrisburg, 8.8% of the citizens are veterans. In terms of education, 5.9% have a graduate degree, 30.2% have a high-school diploma, and 15.7% have a college degree. Harrisburg has a population density of 513 people per square mile. Out of the total city population, 51.9% are female and 48.1% are male. The median age of Harrisburg is 40 years old.

State Information

An overview of Illinois

In total, Illinois has 199 general hospitals and 383 health centers that provide care for 12,696,123 citizens. Sherman Hospital, Sam Health St. Mary’s Hospital – Centralia, and And Midwestern Region Medical Center are among the top three highest ranked hospitals in the state. Overall, Illinois ranks 35th out of all states in quality of life and 22nd in healthcare. Out of a national average of 100, Illinois has a cost of living index rating of 96, a grocery index rating of 94, and a housing index rating of 87. Based on natural beauty, Illinois ranks 43rd in the nation.

Social demographics of the state

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

State-wide weather information

On average, the humidity rating for Illinois is around 71%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of December at around 78%. On average, Illinois has an air quality index rating of around 37.7 AQI. The average air quality index rating peaks in the month of May with a rating of around 54.5 AQI. During the winter, the average temperature in Illinois drops to around 28F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 49F during the month of February. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around 10F in the month of January. 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 monthly precipitation for the state of Illinois is around 3.33 inches. The most precipitation occurs in May with an average of 6.02 inches of precipitation a month. 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 aromatic aster, bird’s foot violet, viola pedata, and black eyedSusan. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the coyote, the eastern red bat, the cougar, or the big brown bat. The state animal of Illinois is the white-tailed deer.

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Fifth Season Residential, Fifth Season Residential and The Landings at Reed Station Crossing are the top rated independent living facilities near Harrisburg, Illinois. See full list of communities.

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