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 5 Independent Living communities in Sioux Falls 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.
4000 S Westport Avenue, Sioux Falls, SD 57106
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Independent living communities – also known simply as retirement communities – in Sioux Falls, South Dakota are geared towards seniors who are able to live on their own, without daily assistance, and prefer to live among people their age. This usually means residents are self-sufficient and do not require hands-on care. Think of Sioux Falls retirement communities as age-restricted (typically 55+) complexes, which provide organized activities, meal services, and transportation.
The median monthly cost of independent living in Sioux Falls is about $2,375 in the city proper, and $2,275 within the metropolitan area. The median monthly cost for independent living in the state of Sioux Falls is around $2,315.
For this type of senior living, Sioux Falls, South Dakota offers many great options, and A Place for Mom can help you find the right one.
Living in Sioux Falls, SD is quite affordable, as the cost of living index is 11 points below the national average. All index ratings are based on a scale where 100 is equal to the national average.
There are at least five general hospitals that provide emergency services to the city. Top hospitals in Sioux Falls include:
Sioux Falls has a hot-summer humid continental type of climate according to the Koppen climate classification guide. The climate is characterized by hot and humid summers and cold winters. Sioux Falls receives above average amounts of snow like most of the upper-Midwest. On average, the humidity level for Sioux Falls is roughly 71%. The average humidity levels are highest during the month of December at roughly 75%.
The peak 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.
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Sioux Falls is considered friendly to members of the LGBTQ+ community. This means that members of the community are typically accepted by the general public and can actively participate in public life without fear of bigotry on a daily basis.
Located in the middle of the American heartland, Sioux Falls is one of the most culturally rich cities in the Midwest. The Sioux Empire Arts Council promotes the local arts scene and gives out the annual mayor’s award to up-and-coming local artists. The Northern Plains Tribal Arts Show (NPTA) is an annual event showcasing the works of indigenous artists from the region and it is one of the largest gatherings of its kind.
For music, there is the annual Sioux Falls Jazz and Blues Festival which runs for three days during the summer. The Great Plains Zoo & Delbridge Museum offer great insight into the local history, culture, and natural environment.
Public transit is provided by Sioux Area Metro which operates 16 bus routes across the city. There are also a number of taxi services in the city and the Jefferson Bus company runs long-distance routes to Minneapolis, Grand Forks, and Kansas City.