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Lyndale Abilene Senior Living

6565 Central Park Blvd, Abilene, TX 79606

(25 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Not only do Mike and Kathy Cauveaux from Abilene Physical Therapy refer clients from their physical therapy clinic to Lyndale Abilene, Kathy's mom is also a resident of the community. 'Mom wanted to live at Royal Estates and we were supportive of her decision. She is more active now than she has...

Chisholm Place

1450 E. North 10th St., Abilene, TX 79601

(25 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

Chisholm Place is located in the heart of Abilene, Texas. Our home is located in a quiet residential community one mile southeast of Abilene Christian University and just 1/2 mile from Woodrow Griffith Lake. Many residents can see our courtyard from their apartments and everyone enjoys walking or...

Lyndale Abilene Memory Care

6568 Central Park Blvd, Abilene, TX 79606

(2 reviews)

1 Bed, Semi-Private

Lyndale – Abilene Memory Care meets the dynamic needs of families and seniors dealing with dementia including Alzheimer’s, and other memory-related impairments. Our friendly, calming environment helps each resident feel at home. We provide consistent sights, sounds, aromas and experiences to...

Morada Abilene

3234 Buffalo Gap Rd, Abilene, TX 79605

(7 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed

Discover a vibrant community at Morada Abilene, offering Assisted Living services in Abilene, Texas. Our experienced staff and friendly residents make everyone feel at home, while our spacious apartment homes provide the perfect place to cozy up at the end of the day. Imagine an apartment home...

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Wisteria Place

3202 S Willis St, Abilene, TX 79605

(3 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed

Wisteria Place Senior Living and Memory Care Our Senior Living Community offers a full range of lifestyle options so you can live the way you want to live. Our active seniors get to enjoy a large variety of personalized services and exquisitely tailored amenities. We know you’ll feel right at...

Hoyt Place

1700 Hoyt Avenue, Sweetwater, TX 79556

(0 review)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

Hoyt Place is an assisted living community located in the small town of Sweetwater, Texas, less than a mile south of Santa Fe Lake. Our smaller size allows us to tailor our care to each individual's needs and preferences. Our house may be small but it holds a lot of love and laughter. Our...

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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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Learn More About Nursing Homes in Abilene, TX

Abilene’s residents enjoy its spacious, suburban layout which provides easy access to diverse shopping and dining options, as well as local city parks. Lovers of history can visit the walkable downtown area to explore the city’s past and view significant sites such as Fort Phantom Hill.

Nursing homes — also called convalescent homes or skilled nursing facilities — in Abilene are intended for seniors who require 24-hour monitoring and medical assistance. These communities are designed to promote independence among seniors who require constant nursing care to perform activities of daily living (ADLs), but do not require hospital-level care.

Cost of Nursing Homes in Abilene, TX

The median monthly cost of a private nursing home room is about $6,400 in both the Abilene area and the state of Texas, according to Genworth.

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Cost of Living

The total household expenses associated with living in Abilene are rated 17 points below the national average. Grocery and other essential costs are also rated below the average.

Index Scores

All index scores are based on a scale that has the national average set at 100. A score of 200 indicates that the cost is twice as expensive as the national average, while a score of 50 indicates that the cost is half as expensive.

Household Expenses Health Care Insurance Entertainment Groceries Clothing
83 77 82 84 80 86

Income and Housing

Median Income Age 45-64 Median Income Age 65+ Median Household Income Average Individual Income Median Employee Salary Average Property Tax One-bedroom Apartment Gross Rent Estimate
$57,054 per year $39,645 per year $45,040 per year $23,203 per year $40,397 per year $2,692 per year $617 per month

Local Hospitals

The top hospitals that service Abilene include:

Hendrick Medical Center

  • Facility type: faith-based, short-term acute care
  • Bed count: 380+
  • Specialties: emergency department, ICU, joint replacement

Hendrick Medical Center South

  • Facility type: corporate, short-term acute care
  • Bed count: 190+
  • Specialties: emergency department, ICU, physical therapy

Weather and Climate

Abilene lies on the border of humid subtropical and semi-arid climate zones. It experiences warm summers and milder winters with generally little snowfall. The average humidity level is 56%, and humidity levels are often highest during May at about 59%.

Seasonal Temperatures

January Average January Maximum January Minimum
44°F 55°F 32°F

July Average July Maximum July Minimum
84°F 95°F 72°F

Air Quality

  • Relative Air Quality Index: 109

This index is based on a scale that has the national average set at 100. A score of 200 indicates twice the presence of air pollutants than the national average, while a score of 50 indicates half the presence.


  • Average annual precipitation: 24″

Demographics and Values

Population Statistics

Median Age Percent of Population Over 65 Population Population Density Average Household Size
34 12.8% 119,669 1,121 per square mile 2.5

Race & Ethnicity

American Indian or Alaskan Native Asian Black Hispanic or Latino Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Two or More Races White (not Hispanic or Latino)
1.0% 2.4% 10.4% 26.7% <0.1% 3.3% 58.3%

These figures were taken from the most recent U.S. Census.

LGBTQ+ Inclusivity

These scores were taken from the Human Rights Campaign’s Municipal Equality Index.

  • Non-discrimination laws in Fort Worth: 30/30
  • Overall inclusivity: 100/100

2016 Presidential Election Results for Taylor County

Democratic Republican Other
22.2% 73.3% 4.5%

Arts, Culture, Entertainment, and Recreation

Some of the most popular museums and historic sites in Abilene include:

  • Center for Contemporary Arts
  • The Grace Museum
  • 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum
  • Swenson House
  • Fort Phantom Hill

Outdoor attractions in Abilene:

  • Red Bud Park
  • Arthur Sears Park
  • Scarborough Park
  • Abilene State Park
  • Nelson Park Festival Gardens
  • Abilene Zoological Park

Abilene’s top entertainment destinations and shopping districts are:

  • Cinemark Abilene
  • Century 12 Abilene
  • Back Porch of Texas
  • ArtWalk
  • Mall of Abilene
  • Shops at Abilene


CityLink offers intra-city transportation to Abilene residents, as well as paratransit services to eligible passengers. Taxis, and rideshare services like Uber and Lyft, are also available in Abilene.

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