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34 Independent Living Facilities near Newton, IL

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If you’re looking for independent living in the Newton 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 Newton. 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 34 independent living facilities in Newton, A Place for Mom makes it easier to find your new, maintenance-free home.

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Independent Living Facilities near Newton, IL

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Villas of Holly Brook- Newton

101 South Gregory Dr., Newton, IL 62448

4.5
(1 review)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

Heritage Woods of Charleston

480 W. Polk Ave, Charleston, IL 61920

3.7
(14 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed

Heritage Woods of Charleston is a quaint set of senior living apartments located in the heart of Charleston, Illinois.It offers a home for aging loved ones who want to maintain their independence with just a little help. At Heritage Woods of Charleston, we pride ourselves in providing a safe...

Villas of Holly Brook - Shelbyville

2201 West Main Street, Shelbyville, IL 62565

3.6
(13 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

The Villas of Holly Brook is an assisted living community. We offer microwaves and full refrigerators in each apartment and our apartments are 1 or 2 bedroom with a large walk-in closet. You do not need to leave your furry friend behind, pets are welcome! We offer transportation to and from in...

The Oaks Manor

111 S Walnut St, Oakland, IL 61943

5.0
(4 reviews)

1 Bed, Semi-Private

The Oaks Manor was built in 2008, by and for the community by local business professionals. You will receive high-quality support when dealing with life’s many challenges. Your safety and security is our first goal followed closely by our goals to meet all your expectations, so you can live in...

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Brookstone Of Mattoon North

1920 Brookstone Lane, Mattoon, IL 61938

4.7
(7 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...

Brookstone Estates of Charleston

300 Lincoln Highway Road, Charleston, IL 61920

4.7
(3 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Opened in 2001 and recently renovated in 2011, Brookstone Estates of Charleston is a premier residential community offering Charleston, IL Independent Living and Memory Care. Located in Charleston, Illinois, our community is designed to promote creativity and independence within a safe and loving...

Carriage Crossing Arcola

909 Green Mill Road, Arcola, IL 61910

4.3
(5 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Carriage Crossing Senior Living is your premier choice for assisted living in seven beautiful locations, Arcola and Champaign, Decatur, Bloomington,Rochester Illinois. We are committed to providing our residents a safe and meaningful lifestyle.Our vibrant assisted living apartments offer you...

Heritage Woods of Flora

1003 W. 4th Street, Flora, IL 62839

5.0
(2 reviews)

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 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...

Villas of Holly Brook - Marshall

17050 N. Quality Lime Rd., Marshall, IL 62441

5.0
(2 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Cougill Senior Apartments

500 W Polk Ave, Charleston, IL 61920

(0 review)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

Senior, 55+ Years or Older,Section 8 & Tax Credit PropertyRent Based On IncomeIncome Limit Restrictions ApplyFloor Plan1 Bedroom, 1 BathAmenities and FeaturesAppliances IncludedBarber ShopCommunity RoomGazeboLaundry FacilityLibraryOff-Street ParkingEqual Housing Opportunity.

Villas of Holly Brook - Effingham

904 West Evergreen, Effingham, IL 62401

4.8
(2 reviews)

1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Villas of Holly Brook & Reflections - Charleston

738 N 18th St, Charleston, IL 61920

4.8
(2 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

At the Villas of Holly Brook and Reflections Memory Care, you will have the perfect balance of independence and living the standard you need, want and deserve. We ca do it ALL! We cook! We clean! We do the laundry! We also take care of the yard. We are here to serve our residents 24 hours a...

Villas of Holly Brook and Reflections Memory Care of Mt Carmel

928 Enterprise Lane, Mount Carmel, IL 62863

4.5
(2 reviews)

1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

The Villas of Holly Brook and Reflections Memory Care will accommodate both your individualized needs and your budget. You will receive customized quality care and service from our dedicated staff and trained professionals. Our communities feature a variety of gathering rooms and communal spaces...

Emerald Glen Olney

1301 North East Street, Olney, IL 62450

5.0
(1 review)

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...

Timber Creek Village Assisted Living of Robinson

1302 W. Highland Ave., Robinson, IL 62454

4.5
(2 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Timber Creek Village of Robinson is a family-owned, assisted living community located in Robinson, IL. The city of Robinson is located in Crawford County and is home to about 7,800 people. Robinson is a quaint town with beautiful views. Residents can enjoy spending time with friends, going out...

Arbor Rose of Arcola

106 East 2nd Street South, Arcola, IL 61910

(0 review)

1 Bed, Semi-Private

Brookstone Of Mattoon South

2008 South 9th Street, Mattoon, IL 61938

(0 review)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

All Brookstone Estates independent living communities are modern, attractive and impeccably maintained, offering gracious ambiance while meeting the unique needs of each individual resident. The facilities offer a full range of services and amenities for a single, all-inclusive, yet affordable...

Brookstone Estates of Olney

1110 North East Street, Olney, IL 62450

4.0
(1 review)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Brookstone communities are all nestled in small Illinois towns of 10,000 to 20,000 residents where families can feel satisfied their loved ones are receiving high quality care in a stress-free environment. Brookstone Estates independent living communities are modern, attractive and impeccably...

Arbor Rose of Charleston

1911 18th St, Charleston, IL 61920

(0 review)

1 Bed, Semi-Private

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Cost of independent living in Newton, IL

The average cost of senior living in Newton is $2,665 per month. Cheaper nearby regions include Mattoon, IL with an average of $2,100 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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Newton, Illinois

Independent Living

An Independent Living Community allows residents the choice to continue to live an independent lifestyle while making sure their care requirements have been met. You or your loved one can continue to use their free time as they see fit while their food is cooked by a professionall chef, housekeeping and laundry duties are handled by staff, and social activities are organized and scheduled. Along with their daily needs being met, residents can enjoy the opportunity to live among peers, surrounded by others of similar ages and backgrounds. Residents’ quarters consist of private living spaces, each with their own kitchen. The independence of apartment life is still enjoyed, offering opportunities to socialize with guests and visitors in a private and personal setting. While policies differ between communities, many residences allow cats and dogs as well. If residents decide they would like to utilize the services of independent health care professionalls, they may always do so. There are a number of expenses and advantages to balance when choosing an independent living community. It is important to figure out if these amenities are covered in your care plan: internet access, transportation, parking, initial assessment fee, utilities, meals, field trips, and cable TV. The amenities associated with independent living include community activities, healthcare center, golf course, laundry service, restaurant-style dining hall, private rental hall, beauty salon & barber shop, and transportation.

Cost of Living

The price of a care community is affected by the neighborhood in which it is located. The rent burden for Newton is about 12.0% of the average person’s monthly income. Monthly, the median rent in Newton is $524 and the median home value in Newton is about $74,899.

Demographics and Values

In Newton, 6.7% of the population are veterans of the United States military. Of the population of Newton 5.4% have a graduate degree, 40.6% have a high-school diploma, and 14.8% have a college degree. Out of the total city population, 42.1% are male and 57.9% are female. The median age of Newton is 46 years old. Racially, the population of Newton is 98.5% white, 0.0% Native American, 0.0% mixed race, 1.0% black, 0.0% Asian, 0.5% other or not specified, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, and 1.7% Hispanic. In Newton, 23.4% have some form of disability, 55.5% participate in the labor force, 23.1% live in poverty, and 10.7% are widowed. Newton has a population density of 527 people per square mile.

State Information

An overview of Illinois

Residents of Illinois enjoy its natural beauty which ranks 43rd in the United States. The quality of life enjoyed by the average Illinois citizen is ranked 35th nation-wide. Additionally, Illinois is ranked 22nd by standards of 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. In total, Illinois has 199 general hospitals and 383 health centers that provide care for 12,696,123 citizens. The three highest ranked hospitals in Illinois are Sherman Hospital, Sam Health St. Mary’s Hospital – Centralia, and And Midwestern Region Medical Center.

Social demographics of the state

In Illinois, 34% of the population attend some form of religious service and there are 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. In terms of diversity, Illinois ranks 10th in the nation and is considered LGBTQ friendly. In the last presidential election 56% of Illinois residents voted Democrat and 39% voted Republican. In Illinois, 29% of the population is over the age of 55. The median age in the state is 38.

State-wide weather information

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. On average, the humidity rating for Illinois is around 71%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 78% in the month of December. 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. 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. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 10F during the month of January. On average, Illinois has an air quality index rating of around 37.7 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of May with a rating of 54.5 AQI. 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 bird’s foot violet, bee balm, bloodroot, and black eyedSusan. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the eastern red bat, the cougar, the big brown bat, or the American black bear. The state animal of Illinois is the white-tailed deer.

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Emerald Glen Olney, Heritage Woods of Flora and Villas of Holly Brook - Marshall are the top rated independent living facilities near Newton, Illinois. See full list of communities.

There are 34 independent living facilities near Newton, Illinois. See the full list.

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