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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 595 Independent Living communities in Cedar Rapids 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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Independent Living near Cedar Rapids, Iowa

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Cottage Grove Place, a CCRC

2115 1st Ave SE, Cedar Rapids, IA 52402

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Cottage Grove Place is a continuing care retirement community dedicated to providing the highest-quality care to our residents. Our community offers independent living, assisted living, assisted living memory care, skilled nursing care, rehabilitation and low stimulus care; the right kind of care...

The Views of Cedar Rapids

3005 F Avenue Northwest, Cedar Rapids, IA 52405

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The Views Senior Living is proud to be locally owned! For the last 14 years, The Views has built a reputation of trusted quality care as the premier assisted living provider in Cedar Rapids and innovative leaders in a one-of-a-kind healing design memory care program. Their current locations,...

Garnett Place

202 35th Street Dr SE, Cedar Rapids, IA 52403

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Garnett Place Retirement Community offers the best of both worlds! While close to shopping, medical services and entertainment, the community sits in a quiet, wooded area with natural surroundings and wildlife to view. Friendly, compassionate, and dedicated staff make Garnett Place easy to call...

Westover Manor

205 40th Street Dr SE, Cedar Rapids, IA 52403

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Westover Manor is centrally located in a beautiful part of southeast Cedar Rapids, shaded by trees, occupied with wildlife and is close to a shopping and dining district. Westover Manor offers a variety of activities such as bingo, cards, senior friendly exercises, sewing, potlucks and occasional...

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The Views of Marion (Now Open)

720 Oakbrook Dr, Marion, IA 52302

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The Views Senior Living of Marion is a locally owned and Iowa managed community. When we open in 2019 we will be the only full continuum of care in Marion, IA. This includes independent and assisted living apartments, our well-known healing design memory care, skilled rehabilitation, and...

The Villages of Marion

365 Marion Blvd, Marion, IA 52302

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The Villages at Marion offer a peaceful atmosphere for residents. Village Place, the Independent Living Facility, provides carefree living and a community of friends. While at Village Ridge, the Assisted Living Facility, you will be able to maintain an independent lifestyle with the individual...

Village Place

345 Marion Blvd, Marion, IA 52302

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The Villages at Marion features three types of apartment living.  Located near shopping and restaurants, Village Place Independent Living is next to Thomas Park, in Marion, Iowa.  This peaceful setting offers residents casual living and an opportunity to maintain long-term friendships and...

The Keystones of Cedar Rapids

6325 Rockwell Dr NE, Cedar Rapids, IA 52402

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Keystone Cedars is a beautiful senior living community located in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. We pride ourselves in being one of the most up-to-date and active communities available for independent seniors in the state. We ensure that everyone who lives with us gets the best possible care that they can...

Keystone Place at Forevergreen

1275 W Forevergreen Rd, North Liberty, IA 52317

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Discover Keystone Place at Forevergreen, a new rental independent living and assisted living community:* Monthly rental with no large entrance fee or buy in* Spacious, well-appointed one and two bedroom/two bathroom independent living apartment homes complete with full kitchens* Exceptional...

Brown Deer Place

1500 1st Ave, Coralville, IA 52241

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We want to make sure you feel comfortable and at home when you live with us at Brown Deer Place. Our Life Enrichment Program offers fun, engaging and purposeful activities that our residents want to participate in. Just ask us about Live 2B Healthy, Music Speaks or our other special events! ...

The Estates of North Liberty (Opening Summer 2021)

303 5th St, Ste 103, Coralville, IA 52241

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Woodland Park Assisted Living

1207 E 3rd St, Anamosa, IA 52205

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Walden Place

2423 Walden Road, Iowa City, IA 52246

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Walden Place provides a fulfilling, independent lifestyle in a welcoming environment. Situated on a hill overlooking the famous Mormon Trek Road, Walden Place offers you a scenic and vibrant community to explore and share. We are minutes away from downtown, outlet shopping, casinos and several...

Legacy Pointe

1020 S Scott Blvd, Iowa City, IA 52240

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The Legacy Community is a retirement community that is located in Iowa City, Iowa and opened in 2001. We have three different communities located on our campus Independent Living, Assisted Living, & Memory Care. The retirement home is a beautiful graceful building that is admired by many in the...

Ellen Kennedy Living Center a CCRC

1177 7th Street SW, Dyersville, IA 52040

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The Ellen Kennedy Living Center is an assisted living community located in the picturesque Midwestern town of Dyersville, Iowa. Outside the immediate vicinity of large cities like Cedar Rapids and Des Moines, Ellen Kennedy Living Center residents enjoy the charming view of unbroken plains with...

Birkwood Village (Opening Fall 2021)

308 2nd Ave, Toledo, IA 52342

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Rosewood Estate

1117 Maxhelen Blvd, Waterloo, IA 50701

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Hotel President Apartments

500 Sycamore St, Waterloo, IA 50703

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Senior Living 55 and BetterHotel President Apartments is a senior 55+ community located in downtown Waterloo, Iowa. Hotel President is a nine story historical building built in 1929 and offers affordable studio and one bedroom apartments. Features include a community room with a small library,...

Arlington Place at Oelwein

1101 3rd Street SW, Oelwein, IA 50662

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Arlington Place at Oelwein is located in beautiful Northeast Iowa and offers Independent Living Townhomes, Assisted Living and Memory Care apartments. Positioned on the West side of Oelwein near secluded woodlands and peaceful residential neighborhoods. Arlington Place has been providing...

Bridges

214 Washington St, Waterloo, IA 50701

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Bridges is an independent living community based in the calm neighborhoods of Waterloo in Black Hawk County, IA. The lovely terrain and fresh atmosphere in which our community is located gives our residents a beautiful place to lead an independent life. Discover convenience and accessibility...

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Cedar Rapids, Iowa


Independent Living

If you or your loved one would benefit from the convenience of having your housekeeping handled while living at your own pace, consider an Independent Living Community. Residents can live their lives as they desire while their meals are prepared by a professionall chef, housekeeping and laundry duties are handled by staff, and social activities are scheduled and organized. 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. Within the individual units, residents have access to a private living space and a full kitchen, and can even live with a companion if they choose. While policies vary between locations, numerous residences allow pets as well. If residents decide they would like to employ the services of independent medical professionalls, they always have the option. There are a variety of expenses and benefits to consider when selecting an independent living community. It is important to learn if these amenities are covered in the care plan: transportation, parking, cable TV, field trips, move-in fee, initial assessment fee, Waiting list deposit, and utilities. The conveniences that pertain to independent living include private rental hall, beauty salon & barber shop, healthcare center, restaurant-style dining hall, concierge services, fitness center & swimming pool, security guards, and laundry service.


Demographics and Values

The current population of Cedar Rapids is growing at a rate of 0.006%. Cedar Rapids has a population density of 720 people per square mile. In terms of non-Christian denominations in Cedar Rapids, out of the total population 0.1% practice Judaism, 0.4% practice an Eastern religion, and 0.7% practice Islam. In Cedar Rapids, 46.3% are nonbelievers. In terms of Christian denominations, out of the total population of Cedar Rapids 20.0% practice Catholicism, 9.8% are Lutherans, and 7.5% are Methodists. In terms of education, 26.6% have a high-school diploma, 9.5% have a graduate degree, and 31.9% have a college degree. Demographically, Cedar Rapids is 0.1% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 0.2% Native American, 3.8% Hispanic, 85.8% white, 1.2% other or not specified, 3.2% mixed race, 3.0% Asian, and 6.4% black. In terms of crime, Cedar Rapids has 37.5 property crimes per 1000 residents and 2.8 violent crimes per 1000 residents. In Cedar Rapids, 8.0% of the population are veterans. Cedar Rapids is considered very friendly to members of the LGBTQ+ community. Based on gender, 51.4% are female and 48.6% are male. The median age of Cedar Rapids is 36 years old. In Cedar Rapids, 26.0% of the population are over the age of 55, 10.1% are over the age of 60, 5.8% are over the age of 70, and 4.1% are over the age of 80. Out of the total population of Cedar Rapids, 11.4% live in poverty, 6.0% consider themselves widows, 10.4% have some form of disability, and 70.6% participate in the labor force. During the last presidential election, 50.3% voted Democrat, 41.3% voted Republican, and 8.3% voted for a third party candidate in Linn county.


Cost of Living

Cost of living is a major factor when choosing which care choice is best for your family. The rent burden for Cedar Rapids is around 17.5% of the average monthly income. Cedar Rapids has a median home value of $137,690 and the median cost of rent is $1,021 per month per month. Cedar Rapids has a grocery index rating of 90.4 and a cost of living index of around 87.0. These index ratings are founded on a scale where 100 is the average score and anything below 100 is considered cheaper than the national average.


Regional Climate and Weather Information

The air temperature, humidity, and air quality of a destination can have a profound influence on the overall health of senior citizens. On average, Cedar Rapids has a humidity level of around 60%. The average humidity levels are highest in December at about 65%. In the summertime, Cedar Rapids is around 72F. The low summer temperature drops to roughly 60F in June. The summer high temperature peaks at roughly 84F in July. In the wintertime, the average air temperature sinks to about 23F. The high winter temperature gets to roughly 33F during the month of December. The low winter temperature will rise to about 12 F during the month of January. Cedar Rapids has a hot-summer humid continental type of climate. On average, the air quality index rating in Cedar Rapids is about 44.6. The average air quality conditions are rated as good. The air quality index score is at its peak level during the month of December at around 63.6. During this time, the average air quality conditions are rated moderate. This means that those who are unusually sensitive should consider limiting the amount of time spent on outdoor exertion. Monthly, Cedar Rapids measures approximately 3 inches of precipitation. The most precipitation historically occurs in June with an average of 7 inches in a month. For snowfall, Cedar Rapids receives on average 28.30 inches of snow per year.


Local Hospitals and Health Care Providers

Proximity to hospitals might be a major consideration when choosing the most suitable choice for you or your loved one. The top hospitals that service Cedar Rapids include St Lukes Hospital and Mercy Medical Center – Cedar Rapids. In total, there are 2 hospitals located in Cedar Rapids which offer emergency services and other healthcare.


State Information

An overview of Iowa

In terms of resources, Iowa has a cost of living index of 91.8, a grocery index rating of 95.9, and a housing index rating of 79.6. 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. The quality of life enjoyed by the average Iowa citizen is ranked 14th nation-wide. Additionally, Iowa is ranked 20th by standards of healthcare. There are 120 general hospitals and 75 health centers that provide care for 3,168,703 Iowa residents. The top three hospitals in the state are considered to be Mercy Hospital, St. Lukes Hospital, and And Mercy Medical Center – Cedar Rapids. Residents of Iowa enjoy its natural beauty which ranks 32nd in the United States.


Social demographics of the state

The median age in the state is 38, and 30% of the population is over the age of 55. In the last presidential election 42% of Iowa residents voted Democrat and 51% voted Republican. In terms of diversity, Iowa ranks 43rd in the nation and is considered LGBTQ friendly. Thirty-six percent of Iowa residents regularly attend a religious service from one of the state’s 5,107 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-28%, Mainline Protestant-30%, and Historically Black Protestant-2%. In Iowa there are 289 masonic lodges.


State-wide weather information

During the summer, the average temperature in Iowa is around 72F. The average high summer temperature is around 88F in the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 55F in the month of June. During the winter, the average temperature in Iowa drops to around 22F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 40F during the month of February. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around 4F in the month of January. The average air quality index rating in Iowa is 41.2 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of May with a rating of 53.8 AQI. On average, the humidity rating for Iowa is around 72%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 78% in the month of December. On average, the state receives 2.93 inches of precipitation a month. The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of July at around 6.46 inches. While residents of Iowa mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it’s important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Iowa can include floods and earthquakes (high).


Wildlife to be found in Iowa

The state of Iowa has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of western beard-tongue, prickly pear cactus, dryflower, and pink lady’s slipper. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the elk, the gray wolf, the bear, or the black wolf. The state animal of Iowa is the eastern goldfinch.

Frequently asked questions about Independent Living facilities in Iowa

There are 20 independent living facilities near Cedar Rapids, Iowa. See the full list.

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