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 2 Independent Living communities in Butte 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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300 Mount Highland Dr, Butte, MT 59701
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Just a few miles south of Butte's historic uptown district, The Springs at Butte delivers a spectacular setting for relaxation, security, healthy living, and fun. We offer a continuum of care that includes independent living, assisted living and memory care, each with personalized levels of...
2801 Colonial Drive, Helena, MT 59601
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Hunters Pointe provides a fulfilling, independent lifestyle in a welcoming environment. Hunters Pointe retirement community sits on 15 acres of beautiful countryside. Nestled in the Elkhorn Mountains of central Montana, our picturesque grounds are situated near the Missouri River and offer...
For many seniors, cost of owning a home and the maintenance of the property might deter them from enjoying an otherwise independent lifestyle. Independent Living Communities provide a great alternative to this situation. You or your loved one may live their lives as they wish while their meals are cooked by a professionall chef, housekeeping and laundry duties are handled by staff, and recreational 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. Within the individual units, residents have access to their own private living space and a full kitchen, and can even live with a companion if they prefer. While policies differ between communities, many residences allow cats and dogs as well. Nursing and health care services may always be arranged for with private care providers if desired. There are an assortment of advantages and expenditures to balance when deciding on an independent living community. It is important to determine if these amenities are included in your plan: transportation, field trips, Waiting list deposit, internet access, laundry, private phone, meals, and wellness program. The benefits associated with independent living include fitness center & swimming pool, healthcare center, security guards, laundry service, transportation, restaurant-style dining hall, private rental hall, and golf course.
The price of care for a community is affected by the destination in which it is located. Butte has a median home value of about $135,030 and the median cost of rent is around $658 per month. The rent burden for Butte is around 15.0% of the average monthly income.
In terms of education, 8.2% have a graduate degree, 26.1% have a college degree, and 33.1% have a high-school diploma. In Butte, 9.4% do not have health insurance, 18.4% have some form of disability, 8.5% consider themselves widows, and 61.3% participate in the labor force. In Butte, 9.9% of the population are veterans of the United States military. Racially, the population of Butte is 0.9% Asian, 2.3% Native American, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 0.5% black, 1.3% mixed race, 0.5% other or not specified, 4.2% Hispanic, and 94.5% white. Based on gender, 49.6% are female and 50.4% are male. The median age of Butte is 40 years old. The current population of Butte consists of 30,628 people and in total the Butte metro area has a population of 33,901. Butte has a population density of 18 people per square mile.
Based on natural beauty, Montana ranks 22nd in the nation. In terms of personal well-being, Montana ranks 28th in healthcare and 29th in quality of life compared to other states. 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. The state of Montana has 65 hospitals and 64 health centers, providing care to a population of 1,071,601. St Patrick Hospital, St Vincent Healthcare, and Kalispell Regional Medical Center are among the top three highest ranked hospitals in the state.
In terms of religious values, 31% of Montana’s population regularly attend some form of service and there are in total 1,778 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-14%, and Historically Black Protestant-1%. In Montana there are 94 masonic lodges. In terms of diversity, Montana ranks 46th in the nation. In the last presidential election 36% of Montana residents voted Democrat and 56% voted Republican. The state has a median age of 40 and 33% of its population being over the age of 55.
During the winter, the average temperature in Montana drops to around 23F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 44F during the month of February. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around -3F in the month of January. During the summer, the average temperature in Montana is around 65F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 91F during the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 34F in the month of June. The most precipitation occurs in June with an average of 4.69 inches of precipitation a month. On average, the state receives 1.27 inches of precipitation a month. Montana experiences an average humidity rating of about 60%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 82% in the month of December. On average, Montana has an air quality index rating of around 37.0 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of August with a rating of 69.8 AQI. 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 barberries, bedstraws, the bellflower family, and common moonwort. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the killfish, the pronghorn, the mollies, or the burbots. The state animal of Montana is the grizzly bear.
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