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 8 Independent Living communities in Dexter 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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1309 West Business Hwy 60, Dexter, MO 63841
Crossroads Court is a 55+ Senior Community.We have 1 bedroom and studio sizes apartments that are based on income. We have a Service Coordinator on-site to help residents with setting appointments, setting up transportation to and from appointments and home maker services and many other services....
2350 Kanell Blvd, Poplar Bluff, MO 63901
Cedargate is located in Poplar Bluff, MO. This community offers multiple levels of care, depending on the individual needs. The residents will enjoy the benefits of staff dedicated to serving their individual needs at any time, day or night. Cedargate provides three nutritious meals a day,...
28601 US Highway 61, Scott City, MO 63780
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Independent LivingExperience carefree living here in the country. The cottages is our community neighbors. Here, you plot out your own course through the day - whether it includes entertaining family, enjoying yourself with a night on the town or simply doing laundry in your own private cottage....
102 E Summit St, Doniphan, MO 63935
Because no two people are alike there are not one-size-fits-all situations, we offer the residents a variety of services and care options that provide solutions for today and security for changesthat develop tomorrow. We treat every individual according to their personal needs, and will adapt our...
817 Summit Terrace, Doniphan, MO 63935
Summit Terrace is a Senior Community, set in a small country community in Southeast Missouri.We are a National Church Residences community that is dedicated to Senior housing/care across the country. We have served Seniors since our company was founded in 1961. We have rivers, wildlife and nature...
Independent Living Communities offer seniors a convenient balance between an independent lifestyle and not having to worry about chores. Meals, leisure activities andhousekeeping are taken care of while you are able to use your time as you desire. Along with their daily needs being met, residents can enjoy the opportunity to be among peers, in a community with others of similar age groups and backgrounds. Within the individual units, residents have access to their own private living space and a full kitchen, and can even live with a partner if they choose. While policies vary between communities, a number of residences allow pets as well. If residents decide they would like to enlist the services of independent health care professionalls, they may always do so. There are a number of advantages and expenses to consider when choosing an independent living community. It is important to determine if these services are covered in the care plan: cable TV, wellness program, meals, Waiting list deposit, transportation, private phone, move-in fee, and laundry. The luxuries associated with independent living include community activities, game/TV room, transportation, laundry service, security guards, golf course, healthcare center, and fitness center & swimming pool.
Dexter has a population density of 420 people per square mile. In Dexter, 12.2% of the population are veterans of the United States armed forces. Out of the total city population, 47.4% are male and 52.6% are female. The median age of Dexter is 41 years old. In Dexter, 11.7% are widows, 25.7% have some form of disability, 22.2% live in poverty, and 57.2% participate in the labor force. Demographically, Dexter is 0.0% Asian, 0.1% other or not specified, 97.6% white, 0.4% Native American, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 1.9% Hispanic, 0.0% black, and 1.9% mixed race. Of the population of Dexter 35.1% have a high-school diploma, 6.3% have a graduate degree, and 14.7% have a college degree.
Cost of living can be the major factor when selecting what community fits best. The rent burden for Dexter is around 18.1% of the average monthly income. The median home value in Dexter is about $83,562 and the median price for rent is $657 per month a month.
Overall, Missouri ranks 28th out of all states in quality of life and 41st in healthcare. The natural beauty of Missouri is ranked 9th in the nation. The state of Missouri has a cost of living index of 88.8 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 96.6 and a housing index rating of 70.6. The state of Missouri has 128 hospitals and 212 health centers, providing care to a population of 6,144,344. The three highest ranked hospitals in Missouri are Mosaic Life Care At St Joseph, Mercy Hospital St Louis, and Mercy Hospital Springfield.
In the most recent presidential election, 57% of Missouri residents voted Republican and 38% voted Democrat. Thirty-seven percent of Missouri residents regularly attend a religious service from one of the state’s 9,001 different congregations. The top three Christian denominations in the state are Evangelical Protestant-36%, Mainline Protestant-16%, and Historically Black Protestant-6%. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-<1%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%. In Missouri there are 414 masonic lodges. The state has a median age of 39 and 30% of its population being over the age of 55. In terms of diversity, Missouri ranks 35th in the nation.
The average temperature in the winter falls to around 33F. The average high winter temperature is around 51F in the month of February. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 12F during the month of January. The average temperature in the summer rises to around 76F. The average high summer temperature is around 92F in the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 57F in the month of June. Missouri experiences an average humidity rating of about 69%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 75% in the month of December. The average air quality index rating in Missouri is 37.3 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of May with a rating of 48.7 AQI. The most precipitation occurs in June with an average of 6.57 inches of precipitation a month. On average, the state receives 3.63 inches of precipitation a month. While residents of Missouri mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it’s important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Missouri can include floods, earthquakes (moderate), and and tornadoes.
The state of Missouri has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of kentucky bluegrass, wild grape, poison ivy, and smooth brome. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the long-tailed weasel, the silver-haired bat, the mule deer, or the cougar. The state animal of Missouri is the the mule.
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