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If you’re considering moving your loved one into a Biloxi nursing home, our senior living advisors can help. The term “nursing home” is often used interchangeably with assisted living or other senior housing options; but a nursing home is a skilled nursing facility for individuals with serious, debilitating short- or long-term health issues. So even the best nursing homes in Biloxi, MS may not be right for seniors who don’t require round-the-clock care.

We can help you determine if a skilled nursing facility in Biloxi or another care type is right for you. Browse 13 senior living options near you to see the variety available, or contact us to learn more about elderly homes in Biloxi.

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Brookdale Biloxi

2120 Enterprise Drive, Biloxi, MS 39531

3.9
(30 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Round-the-Clock CareFrom the moment you walk through our front door, you may find yourself thinking you stumbled upon a family reunion instead of an assisted living and memory care community. We can’t blame you. From the warmth and friendliness of the care team to the sound of residents laughing...

Bay Cove

670 Bay Cove Dr, Biloxi, MS 39532

4.4
(9 reviews)

Studio, Semi-Private

Tucked away on a secluded peninsula of Back Bay Biloxi is a gated Assisted Living getaway, a premier waterfront development for those who savor quality and embrace a panoramic view of nature's wonder and beauty. Wake up to the whisper of the bay breeze or say goodnight to the moonlit ripples from...

Bay Cove Assisted Living

680 Bay Cove Dr, Biloxi, MS 39532

4.2
(11 reviews)

1 Bed, 2 Bed

Somerby of Mobile

901 Somerby Drive, Mobile, AL 36695

4.8
(37 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

Are All Mobile-Area Retirement Communities Alike? Somerby Is Truly Something Special. It's The Somerby Spark that does it. Visit Somerby of Mobile, and you'll find beautiful rental apartment homes — in an active, vibrant retirement community just minutes from everything you love in Mobile...

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Truewood by Merrill, Ocean Springs

1260 Ocean Springs Rd, Ocean Springs, MS 39564

4.4
(30 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

Truewood by Merrill, Ocean Springs is a premier personal care community along the Mississippi Gulf Coast. It’s a community you’ll be proud to call home. Here, you can center yourself and focus on living the good life, and we will take care of the rest. We offer world-class personal care for...

Elmcroft of Heritage Woods

3440 Hillcrest Rd., Mobile, AL 36695

3.6
(19 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Lease by October 29 and get $1,000 off your rent for the first three months. THAT’S A SAVINGS OF $3,000!*We are continuing to admit new Residents, where possible and appropriate, to help residents and families in need. We will do all we can to help those who are in need of our services now and...

Knollwood Pointe

5601 Girby Rd, Mobile, AL 36693

4.4
(15 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

Situated in the heart of thriving Mobile, Knollwood Pointe Assisted Living & Memory Care community offers the lifestyle that's just right for you. With proximity to the historic USS Battleship Alabama and the sandy-white beaches of Dauphin Island, this charming community is an ideal place to call...

Atria Regency

4720 Morrison Drive, Mobile, AL 36609

4.3
(14 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

At Atria Regency, you'll experience southern living with grace and charm, and enjoy an active lifestyle with all the comforts of home. Exciting activities contribute to the social atmosphere at Atria Regency. Chat with old friends or meet new ones in this home-style community.Atria Senior Living...

Summerfield Senior Living of Gulfport NOW OPEN

14744 N Swan Rd, Gulfport, MS 39503

(0 review)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

The Claiborne at Gulfport Highlands (Now Open)

11837 Highland Circle, Gulfport, MS 39503

(0 review)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

The Claiborne at Gulfport Highlands is a family-owned and operated senior living community in beautiful Gulfport, Mississippi. Offering a comforting blend of Southern hospitality and vacation-caliber amenities, our senior care community is a place where you or your loved one can experience joy...

Crowne Place

3720 Dauphin St., Mobile, AL 36608

2.5
(2 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed

Crowne Place is an assisted living community located in the prestigious Spring Hill area of Mobile, Alabama. There are several beautifully appointed living rooms that include tables for playing games or hosting bridge clubs. Three meals a day with choice of entrees are served in the elegant...

Gordon Oaks Senior Living Community

3145 Knollwood Dr, Mobile, AL 36693

3.0
(1 review)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Gordon Oaks offers a wide variety of services designed with you in mind. We make everyday life simple. Independent Living residents can relax pool side, participate in our activities program, and enjoy our dining room with the purchase of a meal plan. Assisted Living and Memory Care residents...

Beehive Homes of Picayune

4000 Wildwood Drive, Picayune, MS 39466

(0 review)

Studio

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What are nursing homes?

Nursing homes, also called skilled nursing facilities, provide long-term care for seniors with significant physical or mental health conditions, and short-term care to people recovering from an injury or hospital stay. Nursing homes provide personal assistance and medical care from licensed professionals. Services in skilled nursing facilities often include:

  • Help with personal care
  • Rehabilitation care, including physical and speech therapy
  • Mobility assistance
  • Palliative and hospice care
  • Health care services
  • Complimentary transportation
  • 24-hour care and supervision
Complete guide to nursing homes

Biloxi, Mississippi

Nursing Homes

A nursing home is a building that houses two or more seniors who are not related by blood or by marriage to the administrator. A nursing home facility provides its occupants with care administered by on-site nurses. These caregivers offer specialized care for those who are unable to take care of themselves because of their aging.

Nursing homes can be a familiar and easy living option for individuals 65 years or older, however nursing homes will usually individuals 55 and greater which is uncommon for other senior care types.There are some services that may come at a cost to residents which can include personal reading materials, special care services not included in the facility’s Medicaid payment, and flowers and plants. Types of amenities and servicesoffered at nursing homes can include adult day health care (which offers nursing and therapy) , 24-hour emergency care, care coordination and case management, and monitoring of medication. As a resident of a nursing home, you can expect the right to to manage your money, have your representative notified about your care, make complaints, and be free from discrimination. A significant amount of occupants are single women with smaller social support groups, and almost fifty percent of nursing home residents are older than 85 years old. Nursing homes are required to provide dietary services, pharmaceutical services, specialized rehabilitative services (treatment for mental illness or intellectual disability), and a professionallly directed program of activities to residents.

Local Hospitals and Health Care Providers

Proximity to medical facilities can be a significant consideration when determining the right community for you or your loved one. The top hospitals that service Biloxi include Merit Health Biloxi and Gulf Oaks Behaviorial Hospital Of Biloxi. In total, there are 2 hospitals located in Biloxi which offer emergency services and other healthcare.

Cost of Living

Cost of living is a big influence when selecting which destination is best for your family. In terms of resources, Biloxi has a grocery index rating of 92.9 and a cost-of-living index of around 87.6. These index scores are founded on a scale where 100 is considered the national average and any amount below 100 is considered less costly than the national average. The sales tax in Biloxi is 7.00%.

Regional Climate and Weather Information

Weather and climate is a significant factor in determining which city meets the needs of your loved one. On average, the air quality index rating in Biloxi is around 42.7. The average AQI conditions are rated as good. This means that there is no health advisory associated with the air quality for this destination. The air quality index score reaches its peak in the month of December at around 57.2. 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. Biloxi has a humid subtropical type of climate. On average, the humidity rating for Biloxi is around 76%. The average humidity levels reach their peak in the month of July at about 78%. In the summer, Biloxi is about 82F. The low summer temperature drops to about 73F in June. The summer high temperature rises to approximately 91F in August. During the winter months, the average temperature sinks to roughly 56F. The highest winter temperature will rise to roughly 65F in the month of December. The low winter temperature is around 47 F in the month of February. Monthly, Biloxi receives around 10 inches of precipitation. The most precipitation historically falls in April with an average of 23 inches in a month. Biloxi receives on average 0.20 inches of snow.

Demographics and Values

In Biloxi, 15.9% of the citizens are veterans of the United States military. Biloxi is considered very unfriendly to members of the LGBTQ+ community. In terms of crime, Biloxi has 64.5 property crimes per 1000 residents and 3.9 violent crimes per 1000 residents. Demographically, Biloxi is 65.9% white, 4.7% mixed race, 0.3% Native American, 8.0% Hispanic, 4.7% Asian, 2.2% other or not specified, 0.1% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, and 22.1% black. Based on gender, 53.1% are male and 46.9% are female. The median age of Biloxi is 35 years old. In Biloxi, 25.9% of the population are over the age of 55, 9.9% are over the age of 60, 5.8% are over the age of 70, and 4.0% are over the age of 80. Out of the total population of Biloxi, 17.6% do not have health insurance, 65.3% participate in the labor force, 15.2% have some form of disability, and 22.7% live in poverty. In terms of Christian denominations, out of the total population of Biloxi 18.8% are Baptists, 16.9% practice Catholicism, and 5.7% are Methodists. In terms of non-Christian denominations in Biloxi, out of the total population 0.1% practice Judaism, 0.0% practice an Eastern religion, and 0.1% practice Islam. In Biloxi, 48.8% are nonbelievers. Biloxi has a population density of 412 people per square mile. The current population of Biloxi is growing at a rate of 0.002%. Currently, the population of Biloxi consists of 45,908 people. In the previous presidential election, 2.8% voted for a third party candidate, 33.4% voted Democrat, and 63.7% voted Republican in Harrison county. Of the population of Biloxi 8.1% have a graduate degree, 27.4% have a high-school diploma, and 23.4% have a college degree.

State Information

An overview of Mississippi

Out of a national average of 100, Mississippi has a cost of living index rating of 86, a grocery index rating of 92, and a housing index rating of 70. Mississippi is ranked 48th in quality of life and 50th in healthcare. The state of Mississippi has 105 hospitals and 247 health centers, providing care to a population of 2,983,400. Baptist Memorial Hospital Union County, Beacham Memorial Hospital, and Ochsner Medical Center-hancock are among the top three highest ranked hospitals in the state. The natural beauty of Mississippi is ranked 11th in the nation.

Social demographics of the state

In the last presidential election 40% of Mississippi residents voted Democrat and 58% voted Republican. The state of Mississippi ranks 30th in the country for diversity. In terms of religious values, 49% of Mississippi’s population regularly attend some form of service and there are in total 6,765 different congregations. The top three Christian denominations in the state are Evangelical Protestant-41%, Mainline Protestant-12%, and Historically Black Protestant-24%. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-<1%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%. In Mississippi there are 604 masonic lodges. The median age in the state is 38, and 29% of the population is over the age of 55.

State-wide weather information

During the winter, the average temperature in Mississippi drops to around 46F. The average high winter temperature is around 67F in the month of February. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around 27F in the month of January. The average temperature in the summer rises to around 80F. The average high summer temperature is around 94F in the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 63F during the month of June. On average, the humidity rating for Mississippi is around 74%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 76% in the month of July. The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of July at around 7.60 inches. The average monthly precipitation for the state of Mississippi is around 4.85 inches. The average air quality index rating in Mississippi is 39.2 AQI. The average air quality index rating peaks in the month of May with a rating of around 49.3 AQI. While residents of Mississippi mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it’s important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Mississippi can include hurricanes, tornados, and and earthquakes (moderate).

Wildlife to be found in Mississippi

The state of Mississippi has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of mayapple, virginia waterleaf, dutchman’s breeches, and wild geranium. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the cormorant, the mountain lions, the mountain lions, or the crow. The state animal of Mississippi is the white-tailed deer.

Disclosure: A Place for Mom refers to "nursing home" here generally as an umbrella term to include assisted living facilities. It is not used to indicate that the facility meets official state requirements for level of care of a skilled nursing facility, as defined in that particular jurisdiction.

Frequently asked questions about Nursing Homes in Mississippi

Somerby of Mobile, Bay Cove and Truewood by Merrill, Ocean Springs are the top rated nursing homes near Biloxi, Mississippi. See full list of communities.

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