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Independent Living near Monona, Iowa

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Garden View Place

800 Darby Drive, Monona, IA 52159

(0 review)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Garden View Place Assisted Living and Memory Care Community is a staple in Northeast Iowa for seniors who value independence, freedom of choice, and the company of those who share common values and lifestyles. Our friendly and caring staff is here to make life a little easier and a lot more...

Eagle Pointe Place

2700 Matthew John Drive, Dubuque, IA 52002

4.1
(33 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Eagle Pointe Place is an Senior Living Community located in Dubuque, Iowa. We are on the end of a residential street in the northwest corner of town just south of the Dubuque Soccer Complex. We are minutes away from Dubuque's beautiful parks, accessible fishing piers and the Mississippi...

Oak Park Place - Dubuque

1381 Oak Park Place, Dubuque, IA 52002

4.4
(15 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

Here in Dubuque, Iowa lies a gem in senior living communities. Oak Park Place not only offers assisted living, but independent living, and memory care as well. Our goal here is to better the lives of our residents. Striving to keep them active, we offer countless opportunities to enhance and...

The Maples Assisted Living

98 Bolger Dr, Fayette, IA 52142

5.0
(1 review)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

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Arlington Place at Oelwein

1101 3rd Street SW, Oelwein, IA 50662

4.5
(2 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

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...

Prairie Hills at Independence

505 Enterprise Dr SW, Independence, IA 50644

4.5
(1 review)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Prairie Hills is conveniently located right off of Highway 20 in Independence. Our Assisted Living and Memory Care apartments offer comfort, privacy and available health care assistance during the many stages of retirement. We pride ourselves on providing a flexible Individualized Service Plan...

Harmony Place

455 Main St., Harmony, MN 55939

5.0
(1 review)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

Copper Creek Senior Living

609 Highway 150 N, West Union, IA 52175

4.0
(1 review)

1 Bed, 2 Bed, Studio, Semi-Private

Ellen Kennedy Living Center a CCRC

1177 7th Street SW, Dyersville, IA 52040

(0 review)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

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...

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Cost of independent living in Monona, IA

Independent Living costs differ by location and facility, as many communities offer different levels of care, amenities, and activities. Prices also vary based on how much — or how little — assistance a senior needs.

Monthly average independent living cost comparisons
  • $3,257
    National
  • $2,537
    State
  • $1,866
    Monona, IA
  • $2,500
    Oelwein, IA
  • $2,409
    Dubuque, IA
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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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Monona, Iowa

Independent Living

If you or your loved one would benefit from the peace of mind of having housekeeping and chores managed while living your life the way you desire, think about the option of an Independent Living Community. Food preparation, leisure activities and housekeeping are taken care of for you while you are unencumbered to use your time as you wish. Along with their daily needs being met, residents can enjoy the opportunity to be among peers, in a community with others of similar ages and interests. Within the individual units, residents have access to a private living space and a full kitchen, and can even live with a partner if they choose. While policies differ between locations, many residences allow cats and dogs as well. If medical or nursing support is desired, residents may always enlist the services of independent health care professionalls. There are a variety of expenses and benefits to balance while selecting an independent living community. It is important to determine if these amenities are included in your care plan: meals, parking, transportation, Waiting list deposit, laundry, private phone, housekeeping, and utilities. The luxuries that pertain to independent living include transportation, fitness center & swimming pool, healthcare center, restaurant-style dining hall, golf course, private rental hall, community activities, and security guards.

Demographics and Values

Monona has a population density of 492 people per square mile. Currently, the population of Monona consists of 1,488 people. Demographically, Monona is 0.0% Native American, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 1.0% Asian, 0.8% mixed race, 98.2% white, 0.0% black, 0.0% other or not specified, and 0.4% Hispanic. In terms of education, 20.8% have a college degree, 38.1% have a high-school diploma, and 3.0% have a graduate degree. In Monona, 10.2% of the people are veterans of the United States military. Out of the total population of Monona, 6.7% do not have health insurance, 10.0% live in poverty, 68.1% participate in the labor force, and 11.5% are widowed. Based on gender, 46.8% are male and 53.2% are female. The median age of Monona is 45 years old.

Cost of Living

The community where a senior care community is based can have a major impact on community price. Cost of living can be a major factor in selecting which community is the best fit for your family. The rent burden for Monona is about 18.1% of the average monthly income. Monona has a median home value of $111,539 and the median cost of rent is around $834 per month per month.

State Information

An overview of Iowa

Iowa is ranked 14th in quality of life and 20th in healthcare. The state of Iowa has a cost of living index of 91.8 where a score of 100 is the national average, and anything below 100 is considered less expensive than the national average. The state has a grocery index rating of 95.9 and a housing index rating of 79.6. There are 120 general hospitals and 75 health centers that provide care for 3,168,703 Iowa residents. Mercy Hospital, St. Lukes Hospital, and And Mercy Medical Center – Cedar Rapids are among the top three highest ranked hospitals in the state. 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 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. During the latest presidential election, 51% voted for the Republican candidate while 42% voted for the Democratic candidate.

State-wide weather information

The most precipitation occurs in July with an average of 6.46 inches of precipitation a month. On average, the state receives 2.93 inches of precipitation a month. The average temperature in the winter falls to around 22F. The average high winter temperature is around 40F in the month of February. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around 4F in the month of January. The average temperature in the summer rises to around 72F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 88F during the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 55F in the month of June. On average, Iowa has an air quality index rating of around 41.2 AQI. The average air quality index rating peaks in the month of May with a rating of around 53.8 AQI. The average humidity across the state is 72%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 78% in the month of December. 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 tumblegrass, bearberry, dryflower, and cinnamon ferns. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the coyote, the mountain lion, the elk, or the porcupine. The state animal of Iowa is the eastern goldfinch.

Frequently asked questions about Independent Living facilities in Iowa

The Maples Assisted Living, Harmony Place and Arlington Place at Oelwein are the top rated independent living facilities near Monona, Iowa. See full list of communities.

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