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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 39 Independent Living communities in Las Cruces 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 Las Cruces, New Mexico

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Solstice Senior Living at Las Cruces

151 North Roadrunner Parkway, Las Cruces, NM 88011

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Located an hour from El Paso, Solstice Senior Living at Las Cruces offers a tropical mirage atmosphere with desert landscape for our residents to enjoy easy access to adventure, entertainment and the beautiful outdoors. Family members and caregivers find comfort in the availability of on-site...

The Village at Northrise

2880 N Roadrunner Pkwy, Las Cruces, NM 88011

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The Village at Northrise is a Genesis senior community sitting on 16 acres in Las Cruces, New Mexico. The city of Las Cruces is vibrant and growing, offering world class cultural and recreational experiences. With a choice of museums, the Branigan Cultural Center, our downtown Main Street, the...

Royal Estates of El Paso

435 S Mesa Hills Dr, El Paso, TX 79912

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Royal Estates of El Paso is located on El Paso's beautiful west side. All apartments have a kitchen area and private baths, as well as emergency pendant systems. Thermostat is controlled individually. Amenities include three restaurant style meals daily,weekly housekeeping, laundry service,...

Solstice Senior Living at Rio Norte

1941 Saul Kleinfeld Drive, El Paso, TX 79936

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Solstice Senior Living at Rio Norte is nestled in fashionable and culture-filled east El Paso, where our residents enjoy easy access to adventure, entertainment and shopping. Family members and caregivers find comfort in the availability of on-site personal care professionals and our proximity to...

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Brookdale Valencia

300 Valencia Drive Southeast, Albuquerque, NM 87108

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Premium Senior Living in AlbuquerqueIt’s time to trade the stress and hassle that often comes from living at home for relaxation and a full social calendar. It’s time to give up the isolation that often comes from living on your own and get in return a life full of interesting things to do and...

Sandia Vista Senior Living

500 Paisano St NE, Albuquerque, NM 87123

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Welcome to Sandia Vista Senior Living, a Stellar Living community. Sandia Vista is an independent living community located in the heart of the 'Land of Enchantment' near the Sandia Mountains. It's a community filled with friendship, sunshine, and lots of ways to enjoy a life full of...

Morada Albuquerque

1620 Indian School Rd NE, Albuquerque, NM 87102

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At Morada Albuquerque, you'll find a tightly knit community with the support you need to lead an independent life. Enjoy a family-style environment that fosters physical activity and social engagements, including yoga, bridge, educational seminars and a resident-led arts and crafts group. Morada...

Bear Canyon Estates

4440 Morris Street Northeast, Albuquerque, NM 87111

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Bear Canyon Estates provides a fulfilling, independent lifestyle in a welcoming environment. Situated on beautiful grounds in the Northeast Heights of Albuquerque, you'll love the splendor of the rugged landscape, the coziness of our facilities and the nearby city's convenience. We're just...

Coronado Villa

6900 San Vincente Ave NE, Albuquerque, NM 87109

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Coronado Villa in Albuquerque, New Mexico is an independent living community that offers luxury apartments for your enjoyment. Albuquerque is a part of Bernalillo County. Living in an area where the sun shines 310 days of the year gives you the opportunity to pursue golf, tennis, and local...

Overture Albuquerque 55+ Apartment Homes NOW OPEN

6441 Palomas Ave. NE, Albuquerque, NM 87109

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NOW OPEN! MOVE IN TODAY!Welcome to a vibrant 55+ world full of endless freedom and luxury at Overture in scenic Albuquerque, New Mexico. Whether you’re downsizing or rightsizing, you’ll experience carefree and maintenance-free living like never before. Have your choice of spacious and...

Paloma Landing

8301 Paloma Ave NE, Albuquerque, NM 87109

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We believe that Paloma Landing Retirement Community is so much more than walls and windows - it's a place to enjoy home-cooked meals, game night, or a quiet evening with family and friends. It's where you always feel comfortable, safe, and secure.At Paloma Landing Retirement Community, our...

Palmilla Senior Living

10301 Golf Course Rd NW, Albuquerque, NM 87114

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In order to prevent the spread of COVID-19 within our communities, we are not accepting visitors at this time. However, we’d still love to talk with you! Reach out to schedule a virtual tour or e-meeting with a sales representative to learn more about our community. Palmilla Senior Living puts...

Affinity at Albuquerque

10700 Fineland Dr NW, Albuquerque, NM 87114

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At Affinity at Albuquerque we’ve created a new kind of 55+ lifestyle community for people who are ambitious about the years ahead and aren’t willing to compromise their freedom.Rents start at $1,285, which includes everything: utilities, WiFi, expanded television services, swimming pool, hot...

The Rio Grande

2331 Westside Boulevard Southeast, Rio Rancho, NM 87124

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At The Rio Grande, we have an abundance of heart, and we can’t wait to share it with you. Our caring management team is here for you any time, day or night, because we live here too. We participate in activities +pour coffee at mealtime and take time to get to know each of our residents. Plus,...

Fairwinds - Rio Rancho

920 Riverview Dr SE, Rio Rancho, NM 87124

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Fairwinds - Rio Rancho offers luxurious apartment homes in a fun and active retirement community. We are proud to be managed by Leisure Care who leads the industry in the development and management of elegant retirement communities that are all about Five-Star Fun. At Fairwinds - Rio...

Avamere at Rio Rancho

1000 Riverview Dr SE, Rio Rancho, NM 87124

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Avamere at Rio Rancho offers personalized retirement living options to seniors in the greater Sandoval County, New Mexico area. Rio Rancho is known for its annual Balloon Fiesta as well as other festivals and celebrations, all of which are favorite activities for our residents. Our community is...

Neighborhood in Rio Rancho Life Plan Community

900 Loma Colorado Blvd NE, Rio Rancho, NM 87124

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Supportive Care at The Neighborhood in Rio Rancho is a Premier Full Service Health Care Community where extra support is available at one location. There is no entry fee or long term contract to move directly into Supportive Care at The Neighborhood in Rio Ranchoand features both private studio...

Mountain View Gardens

3477 Rodeo Drive, Sierra Vista, AZ 85635

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At Mountain View Gardens we have an abundance of heart, and we can’t wait to share it with you. Our caring management team is here for you any time, day or night, because we live here too. We participate in activities +pour coffee at mealtime and take time to get to know each of our residents....

Landmark at Desert Gardens

200 S Linam St, Hobbs, NM 88240

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Our mission is simple: creating environments where moments of joy, independence, and wellness are the focus each and every day. We believe in an Eden Alternative model, where elders are learning, growing, and contributing to the environment of the community. Located in the nostalgic downtown...

Las Soleras Senior Living

5011 Las Soleras Drive, Santa Fe, NM 87505

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In order to prevent the spread of COVID-19 within our communities, we are not accepting visitors at this time. However, we’d still love to talk with you! Reach out to schedule a virtual tour or e-meeting with a sales representative to learn more about our community. Life at Las SolerasLas Soleras...

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Las Cruces, New Mexico


Independent Living

If you or your loved one would like the convenience of having your housekeeping handled by professionalls while living at your own pace, consider an Independent Living Community. Residents can continue to live their lives as they see fit while their meals are prepared by a professionall chef, housekeeping and laundry duties are taken care of by staff, and recreational activities are scheduled and organized. Along with their daily needs being met, residents can enjoy an opportunity to be among peers, surrounded by others of similar age groups and backgrounds. Residents’ quarters consist of private living spaces, each with their own kitchen. The independence of apartment life is still enjoyed, offering opportunities to socialize with guests and visitors in a private and personal setting. While policies differ between locations, a number of 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 a variety of expenses and advantages to consider while selecting an independent living community. It is important to learn if these services are covered in your service plan: cable TV, private phone, Waiting list deposit, laundry, initial assessment fee, wellness program, move-in fee, and parking. The conveniences associated with independent living include healthcare center, fitness center & swimming pool, laundry service, security guards, concierge services, transportation, private rental hall, and community activities.


Regional Climate and Weather Information

The humidity, air quality, and air temperature of a location can have a serious effect on the well-being of your loved one. The average air quality index rating in Las Cruces is about 63.3. The average air quality conditions are rated as moderate. This means that those who are unusually sensitive should consider limiting the amount of time spent on outdoor exertion. The air quality index rating is at its highest in December at around 90.8. 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. In the summer months, the temperature in Las Cruces is around 81F. The summer high temperature is at about 97F in the month of June. The lowest summer temperature is around 66F in the month of June. In the wintertime, the average temperature drops to approximately 46F. The highest winter temperature is roughly 65F during the month of February. The lowest winter temperature is about 31 F during the month of January. Las Cruces has a cold desert type of climate. Monthly, Las Cruces measures approximately 1 inches of precipitation. The most rain historically occurs in July with an average of 2 inches during the month. For snowfall, Las Cruces receives on average 2.20 inches of snow. The average humidity rating for Las Cruces is approximately 29%. The average humidity levels peak in the month of August at roughly 35%.


Demographics and Values

Demographically, Las Cruces is 87.1% white, 4.2% other or not specified, 58.6% Hispanic, 2.9% mixed race, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 1.7% Asian, 2.6% black, and 1.5% Native American. Las Cruces has a population density of 510 people per square mile. The current population of Las Cruces is growing at a rate of 0.009%. In the previous presidential election, 35.9% voted Republican, 53.7% voted Democrat, and 10.4% voted for a third party candidate in the county. Out of the total city population, 51.0% are female and 49.0% are male. The median age of Las Cruces is 33 years old. In Las Cruces, 25.1% of the population are over the age of 55, 9.8% are over the age of 60, 6.1% are over the age of 70, and 4.1% are over the age of 80. In Las Cruces, 10.5% of the population are veterans. Las Cruces is considered neutral to members of the LGBTQ+ community. In terms of Christian denominations, out of the total population of Las Cruces 33.0% practice Catholicism, 5.4% are Baptists, and 2.8% practice Pentecostalism. In terms of non-Christian denominations in Las Cruces, out of the total population 0.3% practice Judaism, 0.2% practice an Eastern religion, and 0.3% practice Islam. In Las Cruces, 49.3% are nonbelievers. Out of the total population of Las Cruces, 10.4% do not have health insurance, 60.3% participate in the labor force, 5.4% consider themselves widows, and 24.4% live in poverty. In terms of crime, Las Cruces has 5.7 violent crimes per 1000 residents and 36.8 property crimes per 1000 residents. In terms of education, 20.4% have a high-school diploma, 13.3% have a graduate degree, and 33.0% have a college degree.


Cost of Living

The total cost of living can be a motivating factor when selecting which community works for you or your loved one’s needs. The rent burden for Las Cruces is around 16.2% of the average monthly income. Per month, the median cost of rent in Las Cruces is around $821 and the median value of a house in Las Cruces costs around $147,373. Las Cruces has a cost of living index of 91.4 based on an average score of 100, where anything lower than 100 is less pricey than said average. Las Cruces has a grocery price index of about 96.2.


Local Hospitals and Health Care Providers

For many seniors, primarily those with chronic disease or those needing long-term treatment, access to medical communities might be a significant component while deciding which care option best meets their needs. In total, there are 3 hospitals located in Las Cruces which offer emergency services and other healthcare. The top hospitals in Las Cruces include Memorial Medical Center, Mountain View Regional Medical Center, and Bhc Mesilla Valley Hospital.


State Information

An overview of New Mexico

In total, New Mexico has 47 general hospitals and 137 health centers that provide care for 2,097,463 citizens. Christus St Vincent Regional Medical Center, Lovelace Medical Center, and Presbyterian Espanola Hospital are among the top three highest ranked hospitals in the state. Based on natural beauty, New Mexico ranks 23rd in the nation. In terms of resources, New Mexico has a cost of living index of 92.8, a grocery index rating of 92.8, and a housing index rating of 100.9. 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. New Mexico is ranked 46th in quality of life and 34th in healthcare.


Social demographics of the state

The median age in the state is 38, and 31% of the population is over the age of 55. The state of New Mexico ranks 6th in the country for diversity, and the state is considered LGBTQ friendly. Thirty-six percent of New Mexico residents regularly attend a religious service from one of the state’s 2,447 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-23%, Mainline Protestant-14%, and Historically Black Protestant-1%. In New Mexico there are 57 masonic lodges. In the last presidential election 48% of New Mexico residents voted Democrat and 40% voted Republican.


State-wide weather information

The average humidity across the state is 46%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of August at around 56%. On average, New Mexico has an air quality index rating of around 45.5 AQI. The average air quality index rating peaks in the month of July with a rating of around 61.7 AQI. During the summer, the average temperature in New Mexico is around 71F. The average high summer temperature is around 98F in the month of June. The average low summer temperature is around 36F in the month of June. The average temperature in the winter falls to around 36F. The average high winter temperature is around 65F in the month of February. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 2F during the month of January. The average monthly precipitation for the state of New Mexico is around 1.22 inches. The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of July at around 5.98 inches. While residents of New Mexico mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it’s important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in New Mexico can include earthquakes (moderate) and floods.


Wildlife to be found in New Mexico

The state of New Mexico has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of evergreen conifers, sagebrush, arizona cypress, and shadescale. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the porcupines, the bighorn sheep, the elk, or the javelina. The state animal of New Mexico is the roadrunner.

Frequently asked questions about Independent Living facilities in New Mexico

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