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Senior housing types near Brainerd, MN

  • Landings of Sauk Rapids

    Landings of Sauk Rapids

    1325 Summit Ave N, Sauk Rapids, MN 56379
    (7)
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    Landings of Sauk Rapids is located just three miles east of the Mississippi River and a short drive from many popular local parks. Sauk Rapids enjoys the benefits of small town living where neighbors are friends yet we are close enough for afternoon excursions to our larger neighboring cities such...

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  • Edgewood Senior Living Sartell

    Edgewood Senior Living Sartell

    677 & 673 Brianna Dr, Sartell, MN 56377
    (10)
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    Enjoy suburban Minnesota living at Edgewood’s new community. Edgewood is the ideal combination of living spaces, care and amenities to promote residents' health and well-being in assisted living and memory care. Visit Us! Come visit us at and see how you or your loved ones can make...

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  • Talamore Senior Living

    Talamore Senior Living

    215 37th Ave N, Saint Cloud, MN 56303
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    Talamore is a new community, just having opened in February 2020. We offer a full continuum of care: independent living, assisted living, enhanced assisted living and a secured memory care. Talamore is able to provide a high care level: ostomies, sliding scale insulin, catheter care, wound...

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  • Benedict Homes

    Benedict Homes

    1340 Minnesota Blvd SE, Saint Cloud, MN 56304
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    Memory Care St. Benedict's Senior Community is known for our pioneering approach to memory care programs and housing for individuals with dementia or Alzheimer’s disease. Our expertise in providing memory care is evident in every detail, feature and service offered in our beautifully designed home....

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  • Edgewood Vista-Alexandria

    Edgewood Vista-Alexandria

    1902 7th Ave E, Alexandria, MN 56308
    (4)
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    Enjoy northern Minnesota living at Edgewood in Alexandria. This home-like senior living community is the ideal combination of living spaces, care and amenities to promote residents' health and well being in assisted living and memory care.

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  • St. Benedict's Senior Community - Monticello

    1301 7th St E, Monticello, MN 55362
    (14)
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    St. Benedict's Senior Community - Monticello serves the housing needs of seniors with excellence. Along with our senior services in St. Cloud, we have earned our excellent reputation by providing superior service and housing options to seniors and their families for more than 30 years. Memory Care ...

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  • Encore at North Branch

    Encore at North Branch

    38610 14th Avenue, North Branch, MN 55056
    (4)
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    Encore at North Branch is a small senior living community located in North Branch, Minnesota. Here at Encore, we pride ourselves on being a a close knit family and provide our residents with the care and love that we would give to our own family. Our location is in a beautiful environment where...

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  • The Wellstead of Rogers & Diamondcrest

    The Wellstead of Rogers & Diamondcrest

    20500 South Diamond Lake Road, Rogers, MN 55374
    (54)
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    DIAMONDCREST at the Wellstead of Rogers is a beautiful four story private pay assisted living facility with an impressive stone exterior. The 'center' core of this state-of-the-art facility provides special resident amenities to include a dining room, Captain's lounge and bar, movie theater,...

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  • Stoney River Assisted Living and Memory Care

    Stoney River Assisted Living and Memory Care

    14401 Nowthen Blvd NW, Ramsey, MN 55303
    (12)
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    Dedicated to Good Living Our longstanding mission is to transform the way society thinks about aging and senior living. Our Stoney River of Ramsey community is an extension of that promise. We are steadfast in our commitment to cultivate a genuine home for you or your loved one. Above all else, this...

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  • New Perspective Senior Living | Cloquet/Barnum

    New Perspective Senior Living | Cloquet/Barnum

    706 Horizon Circle, Cloquet, MN 55720
    (6)
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    New Perspective Senior Living | Cloquet and New Perspective Senior Living | Barnum, nestled amid the pine trees of northern Minnesota just off Interstate 35, are a friendly community of three beautifully designed and custom built homes. Each building showcases a lovely, inviting living room with...

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  • The Homestead at Anoka

    The Homestead at Anoka

    3002 4th Ave, Anoka, MN 55303
    (16)
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    A Senior Living and Care Community At The Homestead at Anoka, your living experience is your choice. Spacious, well-appointed apartment homes within The Homestead offer you independent living, a variety of assisted-living services, and a comfortable memory support neighborhood. Just a few steps...

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  • Champlin Shores

    Champlin Shores

    119 East Hayden Lake Road, Champlin, MN 55316
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    Our Champlin, Minn., community, nestled in a beautiful wooded setting on a hill overlooking lovely Mill Pond, offers assisted living and Alzheimer’s and dementia care, so should your needs change over time, and you require memory care, you have the security of knowing you can remain here, in your...

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  • Autumn Glen Senior Living

    Autumn Glen Senior Living

    3715 Coon Rapids Blvd NW, Coon Rapids, MN 55433
    (9)
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    Step into Autumn Glen Senior Living and take comfort in knowing that you have come to the right place. The community opened in 2015 and has a focus on delivering a lifestyle of care, value and well-being amidst a beautiful setting. It is our commitment to help each resident lead a purposeful life...

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  • Encore at Champlin

    Encore at Champlin

    11469 Jefferson Court North, Champlin, MN 55316
    (8)
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    Encore at Champlin is a small senior living community located in Champlin, Minnesota. Here at Encore, we pride ourselves on being a a close knit family and provide our residents with the care and love that we would give to our own family. Our location is in a beautiful environment where residents...

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  • Rose Arbor & Wildflower Lodge

    Rose Arbor & Wildflower Lodge

    16500 92nd Avenue North, Maple Grove, MN 55311
    (43)
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    Relax and enjoy the finer things in life at Rose Arbor & Wildflower Lodge, offering Independent Living, Assisted Living and Memory Care services in Maple Grove, Minnesota. Our caring and professional staff provides a helping hand for residents who may appreciate assistance with activities of daily...

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  • Edgewood Senior Living

    Edgewood Senior Living

    12450 Cloud Drive NE, Blaine, MN 55449
    (22)
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    OPENED IN JANUARY 2014 . Edgewood Senior Living is a small one-level community that offers 34 assisted living apartments and 25 apartments designed with memory care programs and services. We have a combination of studio, one and two bedroom apartments. Care staff is on-site 24/7, all meals included...

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  • Okalee of Medina (Now Open)

    Okalee of Medina (Now Open)

    4350 Chippewa Ct, Medina, MN 55340
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    Carefree living at Okalee gives you time for the people you love and things you love to do, as the daily details can be done for you. A welcoming environment, exceptional hospitality and a full array of services create a joy-filled life at Okalee, a community that refreshes, revives and helps you...

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  • Edgemont Place Alzheimer's Special Care Center

    Edgemont Place Alzheimer's Special Care Center

    11748 Ulysses Lane NE, Blaine, MN 55434
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    Edgemont Place is a unique memory care community dedicated to residents who are living with Alzheimer's and related dementia. Edgemont Place is a member of JEA Senior Living's family of memory care communities which spans the United States from coast to coast and in to Canada. The dedicated staff of...

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  • Waterford Estates and Manor

    Waterford Estates and Manor

    6288 Louisiana Ct, Brooklyn Park, MN 55428
    (64)
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    The Waterford Manor has been carefully designed to reflect the warmth and personality of those who make it their home. Adjacent to a park, The Waterford campus encompasses a wildlife refuge, expansive grounds with paved walking paths and lovely gardens. The Waterford welcomes you with caring staff...

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  • Cornerstone Assisted Living

    Cornerstone Assisted Living

    3750 Lawndale Lane N, Plymouth, MN 55446
    (24)
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    If independent living is no longer possible for your elderly parents, we have the answer. Our facility dedicates itself to providing assistance that enables seniors to remain active. Across the road from our location in the city of Vacaville, CA is Diamond Grove Community that caters to seniors 55...

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  • Brookdale Plymouth

    Brookdale Plymouth

    15855 22nd Avenue North, Plymouth, MN 55447
    (27)
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    We understand your concerns for your loved one’s safety and well-being, along with the weight of the responsibility of caring for someone with dementia. At our community, in Plymouth, Minn., which offers Alzheimer’s and dementia care, we have the experience to understand the complexity of dementia...

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  • Brightondale Senior Campus

    Brightondale Senior Campus

    2700 Rice Creek Road, New Brighton, MN 55112
    (39)
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    Brightondale Senior Campus, part of the SilverCrest family, has been serving the north east suburbs for over 20 years. We are well established in the community, and work with our local partners to bring value to the community. Brightondale has been voted Best Retirement Community by Sun Times...

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  • The Harbors

    The Harbors

    5300 4th Street NE, Fridley, MN 55421
    (27)
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    Our memory care community provides assistance for seniors with memory loss issues. This special residence is designed to care exclusively for residents with Alzheimer’s Disease or other forms of memory impairments. Close supervision is provided 24 hours a day in a secure, friendly, residential...

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  • Golden Horizons of Crosslake

    13631 East Shore Road, Crosslake, MN 56442
    (1)
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    Golden Horizons of Crosslake Golden Horizons of Crosslake is a community that provides assisted living in serene Crosslake, MN. Seniors are allowed to live independently as possible at the same time receiving health services and personal care. The community's apartments and health care services come...

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  • Golden Horizons of Aitkin

    518 7th Avenue NE, Aitkin, MN 56431
    (2)
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    The Golden Horizons of Aitkin is a assisted living community located in the beautiful, rustic town of Aitkin, Aitkin County, Minnesota. Here you will get the chance to enjoy the great outdoors, with the various lakes, parks with walking trails, and recreational activities. Whether you love to fish,...

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  • Sophies Manor Assisted Living

    17500 Ranch Drive, Pine City, MN 55063
    (4)
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    Sophie's Manor Assisted Living is a residential care home located in the beautiful Pine City, Minnesota in Pine County. Our community is located in a beautiful, upscale neighborhood. Trees that bring in a cool breeze and a beautiful environment surround our home. We ensure a high-quality life for...

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  • Ashby Living Center

    112 Iverson Avenue, Ashby, MN 56309
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    The Ashby Living Center is an assisted living community conveniently located from the I-94, near Little Lake. Our campus is just minutes from a number of local restaurants and other services. We offer ample parking for residents and their guests. Our comfortable common areas feel like home because...

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  • Silver Creek on Main

    Silver Creek on Main

    8200 Main Street North, Maple Grove, MN 55369
    (15)
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  • Golden Horizons of Sandstone

    1109 Lundorff Dr, Sandstone, MN 55072
    (2)
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  • Maplewood Manor (Independent Living Now Open)

    1010 1st St NE, Elbow Lake, MN 56531
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  • Just Like Home AFH

    29288 Old Towne Rd, Chisago City, MN 55013
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Brainerd, Minnesota

Nursing Homes

A nursing home is a building that houses two or more persons who are not related by marriage or by blood to the administrator. This type of complex provides its occupants with around-the-clock care administered by on-site nurses. These nurses offer healthcare services for seniors who cannot care for their needs.

This type of facility is a helpful and comfy care choice for persons 65 years or older, however nursing homes will routinely allow persons 55 and above which is uncommon for other senior care types.A large number of occupants are single women with circles of support, and almost fifty percent of nursing home residents are over the age of 85. Some services come at an extra cost which can include cosmetic and grooming items, special care services not included in the facility's Medicaid payment, and personal reading materials. A large number of nursing home inhabitants are persons who experience difficulty with hearing and seeing, have mental or physical disabilities, require assistance with daily tasks such as getting dressed, or have incontinence issues. As a resident of a nursing home, you can expect the right to make complaints, get information on services and fees, have protections against involuntary transfer or discharge, and be treated with respect. Examples of amenities and servicesprovided at nursing homes can include care coordination and case management, 24-hour emergency care, monitoring of medication, and rehabilitation needed due to injury, disability, or illness.

Cost of Living

The total cost of living can be the major factor in selecting what location works best. The rent burden for Brainerd is around 18.7% of the average person's monthly income. Monthly, the median cost of rent in Brainerd is around $776 per month and the median home value in Brainerd is around $110,007.

Demographics and Values

Out of the total population of Brainerd, 8.2% are widows, 8.9% do not have health insurance, 16.4% live in poverty, and 62.9% participate in the labor force. In terms of education, 31.0% have a high-school diploma, 6.9% have a graduate degree, and 19.7% have a college degree. In Brainerd, 10.0% of the population are veterans. Brainerd has a population density of 426 people per square mile. Demographically, Brainerd is 2.0% Hispanic, 0.3% other or not specified, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 92.6% white, 2.6% mixed race, 2.0% Native American, 2.1% black, and 0.3% Asian. Out of the total city population, 53.3% are female and 46.7% are male. The median age of Brainerd is 34 years old.

State Information

An overview of Minnesota

Based on natural beauty, Minnesota ranks 3rd in the nation. In terms of resources, Minnesota has a cost of living index of 101.5, a grocery index rating of 106.7, and a housing index rating of 88.3. 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. There are 140 hospitals and 61 health centers that service a population of 5,654,535. Mayo Clinic Hospital Rochester, Mayo Clinic Health System - Red Wing, and Alomere Health are among the top three highest ranked hospitals in the state. Overall, Minnesota ranks 3rd in quality of life and 10th in healthcare compared to other US states.

Social demographics of the state

During the latest presidential election, 45% voted for the Republican candidate while 46% voted for the Democratic candidate. In Minnesota, 34% of the population attend some form of religious service and there are 5,953 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-19%, Mainline Protestant-29%, and Historically Black Protestant-2%. In Minnesota there are 170 masonic lodges. The state of Minnesota ranks 27th in the country for diversity, and the state is considered LGBTQ friendly. The state has a median age of 38 and 29% of its population being over the age of 55.

State-wide weather information

During the summer, the average temperature in Minnesota is around 67F. The average high summer temperature is around 86F in the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 42F during the month of June. During the winter, the average temperature in Minnesota drops to around 13F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 33F during the month of February. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around -11F in the month of January. The most precipitation occurs in June with an average of 5.59 inches of precipitation a month. On average, the state receives 2.37 inches of precipitation a month. The average humidity across the state is 70%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of December at around 80%. The average air quality index rating in Minnesota is 34.5 AQI. The average air quality index rating peaks in the month of May with a rating of around 42.7 AQI. While residents of Minnesota mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it's important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Minnesota can include floods and earthquakes (high).

Wildlife to be found in Minnesota

The state of Minnesota has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of wine, red, and black spine, pin cherry, black cherry, and black and white spruce. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the common loons, the black bears, the timber wolves, or the red-winged blackbird. The state animal of Minnesota is the eastern timber wolf.