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 3 Independent Living communities in Bozeman 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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3175 Graf Street, Bozeman, MT 59715
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Endless OpportunitiesTucked away on a gorgeous property in the popular city of Montana, Brookdale Springmeadows is a place where you can savor every single moment of your golden years in comfort, peace and beauty. From the spectacular views of the mountain ranges and fragrant, meandering trails...
1547 North Hunters Wy, Bozeman, MT 59718
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Live the way you choose - in style and comfort, surrounded by good friends and modern amenities in the beautiful Gallatin Valley. Bozeman Lodge is a warm and friendly community with a full range of amenities and a full schedule of social, educational, and recreational opportunities. We offer...
2632 Catron St, Bozeman, MT 59718
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Handcrafted for warmth and comfort, The Springs at Bozeman features chef-inspired dining, a swimming pool, theater and pub. Offering a choice of living options, The Springs at Bozeman is a perfect fit for individuals seeking an active and vibrant life.
For seniors who would like to live primarily without personal care assistance but would like the benefit of having housekeeping maintained by professionalls, an Independent Living Community might be the perfect fit. Meals, leisure activities andhousekeeping are handled for you while you are unrestricted to use your time as you choose. Along with their daily needs being met, residents can enjoy an opportunity to live among peers, surrounded by others of similar ages and backgrounds. Residents’ quarters consist of a private living space with their own kitchen. The independence of apartment life is still enjoyed, offering an opportunity to entertain guests and visitors in a private and personal setting. While policies vary between communities, a number of residences allow pets as well. If residents decide they would like to enlist the services of private health care professionalls, they may always do so. There are an assortment of expenses and advantages to balance while determining an independent living community. It is important to learn if these amenities are covered in your care plan: meals, housekeeping, field trips, wellness program, Waiting list deposit, internet access, parking, and initial assessment fee. The conveniences that pertain to independent living include golf course, security guards, transportation, healthcare center, concierge services, laundry service, game/TV room, and private rental hall.
For many seniors, climate and weather are often the most significant influence in selecting a care destination. Bozeman has a warm-summer humid continental type of climate. Monthly, Bozeman gets approximately 1 inches of precipitation. The most precipitation normally occurs in June with an average of 3 inches in a month. Bozeman receives on average 62.80 inches of snow per year. On average, the humidity rating for Bozeman is about 28%. Humidity ratings peak in December at around 38%. During the summer months, the temperature in Bozeman is about 66F. The low summer temperature is around 44F during June. The summer high temperature rises to around 90F in July. In wintertime, the average temp in Bozeman drops to roughly 24F. The winter high gets to approximately 39F in the month of February. The low winter temperature is approximately 9 F during the month of December. On average, the air quality index rating in Bozeman is around 29.8. The average air quality conditions are rated as good. The air quality index rating is at its highest during the month of December at approximately 63.9. 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.
The total cost of care for a community is determined by the community where it is located. The cost of living index for Bozeman is around 129.9 based on an average rating of 100, where anything higher than 100 is considered costlier than the national average. Bozeman has a grocery price index of about 106.8. The sales tax in Bozeman is 0.00%.
For many seniors, particularly those who live with chronic illnesses or those who require long-term therapy, proximity to hospitals is a significant factor in choosing what type of care is best. The top hospitals that service Bozeman include Bozeman Health Deaconess Hospital. In total, there is one hospital located in Bozeman which offer emergency services and other healthcare.
Demographically, Bozeman is 2.8% Hispanic, 2.3% Asian, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 2.4% mixed race, 93.1% white, 0.6% black, 0.4% other or not specified, and 1.2% Native American. In Bozeman, 5.2% of the people are veterans of the United States military. Bozeman is considered neutral to members of the LGBTQ+ community. The current population of Bozeman is growing at a rate of 0.034%. Bozeman has a population density of 894 people per square mile. Out of the total population of Bozeman, 20.5% live in poverty, 73.4% participate in the labor force, 7.7% do not have health insurance, and 2.9% are widows. During the last presidential election, 45.1% voted Democrat, 10.7% voted for a third party candidate, and 44.2% voted Republican in Gallatin county. In Bozeman, 67.0% are nonbelievers. In terms of Christian denominations, out of the total population of Bozeman 7.4% practice Catholicism, 7.0% practice another Chrisitan faith, and 4.1% worship the Church of Jesus Christ. In terms of non-Christian denominations in Bozeman, out of the total population 0.3% practice Judaism, 0.1% practice an Eastern religion, and 0.4% practice Islam. In terms of crime, Bozeman has 27.7 property crimes per 1000 residents and 3.0 violent crimes per 1000 residents. Out of the total city population, 52.3% are male and 47.7% are female. In Bozeman, 16.4% of the population are over the age of 55, 7.3% are over the age of 60, 3.3% are over the age of 70, and 2.6% are over the age of 80. The median age of Bozeman is 28 years old. Of the population of Bozeman 13.3% have a high-school diploma, 22.0% have a graduate degree, and 56.8% have a college degree.
There are 65 general hospitals and 64 health centers that provide care for 1,071,601 Montana residents. The top three hospitals in the state are considered to be St Patrick Hospital, St Vincent Healthcare, and Kalispell Regional Medical Center. The natural beauty of Montana is ranked 22nd in the nation. In terms of resources, Montana has a cost of living index of 104.0, a grocery index rating of 105.1, and a housing index rating of 111.6. These index ratings are based on a system where 100 is considered the national average and anything above 100 is considered more expensive than said average. Overall, Montana ranks 29th out of all states in quality of life and 28th in healthcare.
The state of Montana ranks 46th in the country for diversity. In the last presidential election 36% of Montana residents voted Democrat and 56% voted Republican. Thirty-one percent of Montana residents regularly attend a religious service from one of the state’s 1,778 different congregations. The top three Christian denominations in the state are Evangelical Protestant-28%, Mainline Protestant-14%, and Historically Black Protestant-1%. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-<1%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%. In Montana there are 94 masonic lodges. The state has a median age of 40 and 33% of its population being over the age of 55.
The average humidity across the state is 60%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of December at around 82%. The average temperature in the winter falls to around 23F. The average high winter temperature is around 44F in the month of February. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around -3F in the month of January. The average temperature in the summer rises to around 65F. The average high summer temperature is around 91F in the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 34F during the month of June. On average, Montana has an air quality index rating of around 37.0 AQI. The average air quality index rating peaks in the month of August with a rating of around 69.8 AQI. On average, the state receives 1.27 inches of precipitation a month. The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of June at around 4.69 inches. While residents of Montana mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it’s important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Montana can include floods and earthquakes (moderate) and tornadoes.
The state of Montana has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of sunflowers, bedstraws, adnate moonwort, and barberries. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the goats, the goldeyes, the pronghorn, or the mollies. The state animal of Montana is the grizzly bear.