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Nursing Homes near West Fargo, North Dakota

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New Perspective Senior Living West Fargo

645 33rd Ave East, West Fargo, ND 58078

(8 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Offering: Independent Living, Assisted Living, Memory CareNew Perspective’s West Fargo senior living community serves seniors in the Fargo, Moorhead, and West Fargo areas. Residents are minutes away from shopping, parks and the new Sanford Hospital. Residents can drive or use our convenient...

Kind-er Care Assisted Living

2235 Shiloh St, West Fargo, ND 58078

(0 review)

Studio, 1 Bed

Riverview Place

5300 12th St S, Fargo, ND 58104

(9 reviews)

1 Bed, 2 Bed

Pioneer House

3540 University Dr S, Fargo, ND 58104

(6 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

Combining the best elements of our Midwest traditions, Pioneer House offers dignity to older adults who need assistance in their daily routine.  Walk through our front door and feel right at home with warm, gracious surroundings and a community of people who care.Our building features 48...

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River Pointe of Moorhead

2401 11th St South, Moorhead, MN 56560

(5 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

River Pointe of Moorhead is in the beautiful Minnesota, near the border of North Dakota. It has a beautiful court yard, and rooms custom designed to look and feel like a real home. They offer individualized plans for each resident, so no one pays for extra care and services that are not needed. ...

Maple View Memory Care

4552 36th Ave S, Fargo, ND 58104

(2 reviews)


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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
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West Fargo, North Dakota

Nursing Homes

A nursing home facility offers residence to at least two seniors who have no familial ties to the administrator. A nursing home facility provides its occupants with care administered by registered nurses. These caregivers provide specialized care for seniors who are unable to properly care for their own needs.

Nursing homes can be a convenient and easy living option for individuals 65 years and above, however nursing homes will frequently persons 55 and above (a rarity in the realm of senior care).The most frequent mental disease experienced by residents of nursing homes is dementia, which can hinder their decision making abilities, memory recall, and and their sense of familiarity with their surroundings. A large number of residents tend to be single women with less social support, and almost 50% of nursing home residents are older than the age of 85. A large number of nursing home occupants are seniors who have mental or physical disabilities, require assistance with daily tasks such as getting dressed, experience difficulty with hearing and sight, or have incontinence issues. As a resident of a nursing home, you can expect the right to get information on services and fees, spend time with visitors, be treated with respect, and participate in activities. Nursing homes are required to provide emergency dental services, routine personal hygiene items, medically-related social services, and dietary services to residents.

Cost of Living

The total cost of living can be a major factor when determining which destination is the best fit for you or your loved one’s needs. The median home value in West Fargo is about $218,479 and the median rent is about $1,359 per month a month. The rent burden for West Fargo is about 17.4% of the average person’s monthly income.

Demographics and Values

Based on gender, 50.2% are male and 49.8% are female. The median age of West Fargo is 34 years old. Out of the total population of West Fargo, 3.7% are widows, 9.1% have some form of disability, 6.0% do not have health insurance, and 6.9% live in poverty. Currently, the population of West Fargo consists of 35,708 people. West Fargo has a population density of 862 people per square mile. Of the population of West Fargo 12.1% have a graduate degree, 39.6% have a college degree, and 18.5% have a high-school diploma. In West Fargo, 7.0% of the citizens are veterans of the United States armed forces. Demographically, West Fargo is 91.7% white, 2.3% mixed race, 1.7% Hispanic, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 2.1% black, 2.0% Asian, 0.7% other or not specified, and 1.1% Native American.

State Information

An overview of North Dakota

The state of North Dakota has 48 hospitals and 23 health centers, providing care to a population of 765,010. The three highest ranked hospitals in North Dakota are Essentia Health Fargo and Health Center â Cah And Carrington Health Center. In terms of resources, North Dakota has a cost of living index of 98.7, a grocery index rating of 108.1, and a housing index rating of 90.3. 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. Overall, North Dakota ranks 15th out of all states in quality of life and 38th in healthcare. Based on natural beauty, North Dakota ranks 28th in the nation.

Social demographics of the state

In terms of diversity, North Dakota ranks 38th in the nation. The median age in the state is 35, and 28% of the population is over the age of 55. Thirty-three percent of North Dakota residents regularly attend a religious service from one of the state’s 1,498 different congregations. The top three Christian denominations in the state are Evangelical Protestant-22%, Mainline Protestant-28%, and Historically Black Protestant-1%. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-<1%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%. In North Dakota there are 45 masonic lodges. In the most recent presidential election, 63% of North Dakota residents voted Republican and 27% voted Democrat.

State-wide weather information

North Dakota experiences an average humidity rating of about 71%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of December at around 78%. On average, North Dakota has an air quality index rating of around 37.6 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of August with a rating of 56.9 AQI. The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of July at around 4.61 inches. On average, the state receives 1.52 inches of precipitation a month. During the winter, the average temperature in North Dakota drops to around 13F. The average high winter temperature is around 34F in the month of February. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around -10F during the month of January. During the summer, the average temperature in North Dakota is around 67F. The average high summer temperature is around 87F in the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 48F during the month of June. While residents of North Dakota mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it’s important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in North Dakota can include floods.

Wildlife to be found in North Dakota

The state of North Dakota has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of green ash, cranberry, balsam popular, and juneberry. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the river otters, the swift foxes, the mountain lions, or the eastern spotted skunk. The state animal of North Dakota is the sturnella neglecta, a meadowlark.

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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.

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Maple View Memory Care, Pioneer House and Riverview Place are the top rated nursing homes near West Fargo, North Dakota. See full list of communities.

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