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The Rivers (Wisconsin)

601/621 Latton Lane, Portage, WI 53901

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Heritage of Portage

2685 Airport Road, Portage, WI 53901

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Heritage of Portage is an assisted living community located in the town of Portage, Wisconsin. Portage is practically the picture of a traditional mid western small town, where school aged kids enjoy little league baseball in the spring and soccer in the fall, families gather at the park for...

Hamilton Park Place

2525 Hamilton St, Portage, WI 53901

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Hamilton Park Place is an assisted living community in Portage, Columbia County, Wisconsin. Portage is a quiet historic town located north of Madison and right outside their metropolitan area. The area offers a large assortment of shopping centers and restaurants, and easy access to Interstate 39...

Greenbriar Apartments

1350 Jefferson St, Baraboo, WI 53913

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Greenbriar residents enjoy privacy in lovely apartments furnished with their own pssessions. All meals and social events are held in a pleasant dinning/community area. Our residents pursue an independent lifestyle with the comforts that Greenbriar has to offer. Greenbriar offers its unique...

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Artisan Senior Living Baraboo

1114 Silver Dr., Baraboo, WI 53913

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Artisan Senior Living provides quality care through our Assisted Living and Memory Care programs. All the Artisan communities are intimate with a friendly atmosphere and caring staff. Your monthly fee will include ; Three delicious home cooked meals per day , housekeeping and laundry services,...

Oak Park Place - Baraboo

800 Waldo Street, Baraboo, WI 53913

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Oak Park Place at Baraboo is an upscale senior living community also offering Assisted Living and Memory Care in Baraboo, Wisconsin. Short or long term stays, we provide quality care in a comfortable environment.

Sage Meadow De Forest

206 N Main St, Windsor, WI 53532

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Sage Meadow De Forest provides quality care through our Assisted Living and Memory Care programs. All the Artisan communities are intimate with a friendly atmosphere and caring staff.Your monthly fee will include ; Three delicious home cooked meals per day , housekeeping and laundry services,...

The Legacy of DeForest

6639 Pederson Crossing, DeForest, WI 53532

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The Legacy of DeForest, open since 2019, strives to provide each resident with a unique living environment that promotes and supports each resident's dignity, individuality, independence, self determination, privacy and choice.The community is located in a serene location in DeForest, Wisconsin,...

Parkside

6902 Parkside Circle, Deforest, WI 53532

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Parkside Independent and Assisted Living in De Forest, WI, is located just 10 minutes north of Madison, WI. With its rich farmland, and rolling hills, De Forest is an up and coming community that is experiencing continuous growth — making it a desirable area for families. Residents who live at...

The Meadows of Fall River

101 Hometown Ave., Fall River, WI 53932

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The quality of a care home all depends on the staff running it. Caring, compassionate staff should work around the clock to make sure that the resident is happy and healthy. The Meadows Assisted Living of Fall River, Wisconsin is one of the nicest care homes in the entire state. Fall River itself...

Sienna Crest - Waunakee

200 Cross Street, Waunakee, WI 53597

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Creekwood Assisted Living is a full service facility located in a small town of the heartland. We have caring staff with decades of combined experience that will treat your family like their own. Our friendly residents will welcome your loved one during our group activities and outings. Creekwood...

Waunakee Manor

801 S Klein Dr, Waunakee, WI 53597

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Welcome to Waunakee Manor, a Continuing Care Retirement Community serving the Greater Madison area since 1974. At Waunakee Manor, we strive to ensure that throughout all of life’s stages, we’ve got you covered. We offer senior living solutions across the Continuum of Care ranging from short term...

Brightstar Senior Living - Waunakee

1001 Quinn Dr, Waunakee, WI 53597

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Our newest community hugs the edge of several residential neighborhoods on the growing outskirts of Waunakee. Abutted next to a preserved wooded area of the village, the community offers a natural setting in suburban Dane County. The community will mimic its sister community in Madison with its...

Home Again Assisted Living - Waunakee

1120 Connery Cove, Waunakee, WI 53597

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Home Again's newest community in Waunakee is Now Open!This beautiful new location has many new unique features like an on-site chef, in-house beauty salon, movie theater, pub and entertainment center, lounge and coffee areas, private dining rooms, gourmet kitchen, wellness center, private meeting...

Markesan Resident Home/North Terrace

1130 N Margaret St, Markesan, WI 53946

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Home Again Assisted Living - Columbus

110 Stuart St, Columbus, WI 53925

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Our beautiful Columbus Assisted Living Facility is crafted in warm earthy colors in a beautiful Prairie style charm. This location has unique features like an on-site chef, in-house beauty salon, remote patient monitoring and security system, and the latest in assisted living...

Wickshire Madison

1601 Wheeler Rd, Madison, WI 53704

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We are continuing to Admit New Residents, where possible and appropriate, to help residents and families in need. We are offering Virtual Tours of our Community via Zoom, facetime, APFM community APP and Google Duo. If you're interested in learning more or want to get your Virtual tour set up let...

Sun Prairie Health Care Center

228 W Main St, Sun Prairie, WI 53590

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Located in the heart of Sun Prairie just 5 miles east of Madison, Sun Prairie Health Care Center is proud to have been a dedicated member of the Sun Prairie community for 40 years. Since our establishment in 1979, we’ve been providing all of the comforts of home in a vital, lively, downtown...

Prairie Gardens Assisted Living

900 O'Keeffe Ave, Sun Prairie, WI 53590

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Prairie Gardens Assisted Living for a Better Quality of Life Offering a Lifestyle Built on the Values of Personal Care, Comfort, and Security Services & Amenities Jerry & Suzy Harbort, RN, Owners / Managers of Prairie Gardens offers an array of amenities and services designed to provide an...

New Perspective Senior Living | Sun Prairie

222 South Bristol Street, Sun Prairie, WI 53590

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Offering: Independent Living, Assisted Living, Memory CareNew Perspective’s Sun Prairie senior living community is located outside of Madison, Wisconsin near Deansville, Marshall, and Token Creek. Nestled in town just off Main Street, shopping, parks and healthcare clinics are just minutes away....

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Portage, Wisconsin


Independent Living

For seniors who desire to live primarily without personal assistance but wish for the benefit of having daily tasks and responsibilities taken care of by professionalls, an Independent Living Community might be the perfect choice. Frequent needs such as housekeeping and the scheduling of social activities are accounted for, allowing residents more free time to live their lives as they see fit. 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 interests. Typically consisting of a private living area and a full kitchen, these communities offer residences with many of the amenities of apartment life but without the hassle. Guests can be invited over and entertained, and more time can be spent with them with the basic maintenance of daily chores out of the way. While policies differ between communities, a number of residences allow cats and dogs as well. If medical or nursing care is desired, residents may always enlist the services of private caregivers. There are an assortment of expenditures and benefits to keep in mind when determining an independent living community. It is important to learn if these services are covered in your plan: laundry, meals, field trips, cable TV, parking, wellness program, initial assessment fee, and move-in fee. The amenities that pertain to independent living include transportation, beauty salon & barber shop, game/TV room, golf course, private rental hall, laundry service, healthcare center, and fitness center & swimming pool.


Cost of Living

The location in which a senior care community is based might have a large effect on the overall price. The overall cost of living is a major factor in selecting which community works for your loved one. Per month, the median price of rent in Portage is $885 and the median home value in Portage is $118,122. The rent burden for Portage is about 16.1% of the average monthly income.


Demographics and Values

Portage has a population density of 453 people per square mile. In Portage, 14.7% have some form of disability, 7.7% do not have health insurance, 15.0% live in poverty, and 7.3% are widows. Racially, the population of Portage is 0.5% Asian, 4.7% Hispanic, 89.7% white, 2.8% mixed race, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 0.9% other or not specified, 1.3% Native American, and 4.8% black. Out of the total city population, 53.6% are male and 46.4% are female. The median age of Portage is 38 years old. In Portage, 9.5% of the population are veterans of the United States military. In terms of education, 42.4% have a high-school diploma, 14.2% have a college degree, and 4.2% have a graduate degree.


State Information

An overview of Wisconsin

The state of Wisconsin has 138 hospitals and 57 health centers, providing care to a population of 5,835,165. The three highest ranked hospitals in Wisconsin are Mayo Clinic Health System, Franciscan Medical Center, and Waukesha Memorial Hospital. Out of a national average of 100, Wisconsin has a cost of living index rating of 96, a grocery index rating of 101, and a housing index rating of 91. Residents of Wisconsin enjoy its natural beauty which ranks 10th in the United States. The quality of life enjoyed by the average Wisconsin citizen is ranked 11th nation-wide. Additionally, Wisconsin is ranked 14th by healthcare standards.


Social demographics of the state

In terms of religion, 180,800% of Wisconsin residents attend religious services among the 0 different congregations that are available in the state. 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-22%, Mainline Protestant-18%, and Historically Black Protestant-4%. In Wisconsin there are 6,078 masonic lodges. In the last presidential election 46% of Wisconsin residents voted Democrat and 47% voted Republican. The median age in the state is 40, and 31% of the population is over the age of 55. The state of Wisconsin ranks 37th in the country for diversity, and the state is considered LGBTQ friendly.


State-wide weather information

The average temperature in the summer rises to around 68F. The average high summer temperature is around 86F in the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 46F in the month of June. The average temperature in the winter falls to around 19F. The average high winter temperature is around 35F in the month of February. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around -2F in the month of January. The average monthly precipitation for the state of Wisconsin is around 2.78 inches. The most precipitation occurs in June with an average of 5.51 inches of precipitation a month. The average humidity across the state is 72%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of December at around 77%. On average, Wisconsin has an air quality index rating of around 39.5 AQI. The average air quality index rating peaks in the month of May with a rating of around 53.2 AQI. While residents of Wisconsin mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it’s important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Wisconsin can include floods.


Wildlife to be found in Wisconsin

The state of Wisconsin has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of sugar maple (the state tree), black, white and red bur, hickory, and white pine. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the river otter, the badger, the black bear, or the water shrew. The state animal of Wisconsin is the badger.

Frequently asked questions about Independent Living facilities in Wisconsin

Sun Prairie Health Care Center, Chamomile Assisted Living, LTD and Capitol Lakes Terraces are the top rated independent living facilities near Portage, Wisconsin. See full list of communities.

There are 77 independent living facilities near Portage, Wisconsin. See the full list.

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