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Brookdale Medi Park West

7404 Wallace Boulevard, Amarillo, TX 79106

4.3
(53 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Exceptional Living for Exceptional SeniorsIt’s time to put a little more life into your senior living. To escape the stress and hassles of living at home and embrace a truly redefined independence. That’s what you’ll find here at our luxury senior living community in Amarillo, Texas. We offer...

Brookdale Sleepy Hollow

7401 Seville Drive, Amarillo, TX 79121

4.5
(38 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Great Care for Now, Great Care for LaterIf you’re looking to put a little more life into your senior living, our community provides assisted living and memory care services to seniors in Amarillo. You’ll find us in a wonderful home-like property nestled in the beautiful neighborhood of Sleepy...

Plum Creek Place

6800 Plum Creek Drive, Amarillo, TX 79124

4.0
(41 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

Plum Creek Place is nestled in a quiet senior living community just down the street from Amarillo Diagnostic Clinic. We offer a warm, caring environment and we develop individual care plans to meet the needs of each resident. A full-time registered nurse is available 24 hours a day to provide...

Bristol Park at Amarillo

1610 Research St, Amarillo, TX 79124

3.7
(27 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Heartis Amarillo is an assisted living community located in Amarillo, Texas, in Potter County and home to over 191,000 people. Amarillo is a growing city where residents will find a lot of great shopping, movies, sporting events and restaurants. They can run their errands, do their banking, meet...

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The Cottages at Quail Creek

6811 Plum Creek Drive, Amarillo, TX 79124

4.0
(23 reviews)

Studio, Semi-Private

The Cottages at Quail Creek are newly renovated assisted living residences for people living with Alzheimer's disease and other memory disorders. Under the direction of our highly qualified, 24-hour staff and access to 7 days-a-week nursing, we provide personal care assistance, medications...

The Reserve at Amarillo

7480 Hillside Road, Amarillo, TX 79119

4.7
(13 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

At The Reserve at Amarillo, residents enjoy an active, engaging lifestyle that promotes wellness and independence. It is our goal to keep our residents linked to resources and opportunities that will fulfill their needs and interests in the Amarillo area. Residents have many opportunities to...

GoodLife Senior Living Amarillo

928 Westwood Drive, Amarillo, TX 79124

3.5
(14 reviews)

Studio, Semi-Private

Good Life Assisted Living is a 16 bed assisted living facility with a home-like atmosphere. We are big enough to offer everything a resident, or family needs, but small enough so that everyone knows everybody on a first name basis. Good Life has great food like most places claim, but maybe we are...

The Craig Senior Living, A Full Service Retirement Campus

5500 W 9th Ave, Amarillo, TX 79106

4.6
(9 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

The Craig Senior Living is the most reasonably priced community where you can enjoy all the freedoms you expect out of life without all the worries associated with traditional home ownership Located in one of Amarillo's most historic neighborhoods, we offer 1400 sq. ft. cottage homes, and 1 & 2...

The Legacy at Town Square

9700 Hillside Rd, Amarillo, TX 79119

4.7
(7 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed

Conner Place

2 Cottonwood Lane, Canyon, TX 79015

4.6
(10 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

Conner Place has been voted as one of the top assisted living communities in Canyon, Texas. We are located less than one mile south of Palo Duro Creek and two miles north of West Texas A&M University. Our dedicated staff goes out of the way to treat each resident like family and to enrich the...

Hudson House Canyon

3210 Russell Long Blvd, Canyon, TX 79015

5.0
(1 review)

Studio, 1 Bed

Childers Place

6600 Killgore Dr, Amarillo, TX 79106

(0 review)

BeeHive Homes of Amarillo

5800 SW 54th Street, Amarillo, TX 79109

(0 review)

Studio

Canyonview Estates

7404 Wallace Blvd, Amarillo, TX 79106-1818

(0 review)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

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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 Amarillo, TX

 

Amarillo, Texas is a great place for history buffs and outdoor-loving retirees alike. Attractions such as the Palo Duro Canyon State Park and the Amarillo Historical Museum offer residents immersive experiences of this city’s rugged landscape and storied past.

Nursing homes — also called convalescent homes or skilled nursing facilities — in Amarillo 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 Amarillo, TX

The median monthly cost of a private nursing home room is about $6,300 in the Amarillo area and $6,400 in the state of Texas, according to Genworth.

 

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Cost of Living

 

The total household expenses associated with living in Amarillo are rated 13 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 Grocery Clothing
87 82 85 85 86 87

 

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
$59,238 per year $40,108 per year $51,331 per year $27,111 per year $41,240 per year $2,865 per year $632 per month

 

 

Local Hospitals

 

The top hospitals that service Amarillo include:

Baptist Saint Anthony’s Hospital

  • Facility type: Corporation, short-term acute care
  • Bed count: 370+
  • Specialties: Emergency department, ICU, physical therapy

Northwest Texas Healthcare System

  • Facility type: Corporation, short-term acute care
  • Bed count: 440+
  • Specialties: Emergency department, ICU, joint replacement

 

 

Weather and Climate

 

Amarillo’s climate is classified as semi-arid. The city experiences volatile winters and generally dry, hot summers. The average humidity level is 53%, and humidity levels are often highest during September at about 57%.

 

Seasonal Temperatures

January Average January Maximum January Minimum
36°F 49°F 23°F

 

July Average July Maximum July Minimum
78°F 91°F 65°F

 

Air Quality

  • Relative Air Quality Index: 75

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.

Precipitation

  • Average Annual Precipitation: 20″

 

 

Demographics and Values

 

Population Statistics

Median age Percent of population over 65 Population Population Density Average Household Size
35 12.9% 200,919 1,969 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)
0.5% 4.0% 6.6% 32.3% 0.1% 3.6% 54.8%

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 Amarillo: 0/30
  • Overall inclusivity:

 

2016 Presidential Election Results for Potter County

Democratic Republican Other
26.9% 68.8% 4.3%

 

 

Arts, Culture, Entertainment, and Recreation

 

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

  • Amarillo Museum of Art
  • Amarillo Historical Museum
  • Kwahadi Museum of the American Indian
  • Harrington House Historic Home
  • Charles Goodnight Historical Center

Outdoor attractions in Amarillo:

  • Sanborn Park
  • Ellwood Park
  • Palo Duro Canyon State Park
  • Caprock Canyons State Park
  • Amarillo Botanical Gardens
  • Amarillo Zoo

Amarillo’s top entertainment destinations and shopping districts are:

  • Starlight Ranch Event Center
  • Chamber Music Amarillo
  • Amarillo ArtsFest
  • Westgate Mall
  • Wolflin Village

 

Transportation

Amarillo City Transit offers intra-city transportation and provides paratransit service to applicable residents. Taxis, as well as rideshare services such as Uber and Lyft, are also available in Amarillo.

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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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