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Senior housing types near Fairfield, IA

  • Asbury House, Senior Independent Living

    Asbury House, Senior Independent Living

    378 27th Ave SW, Cedar Rapids, IA 52404
    (3)
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    Asbury house is independent living, for seniors 50 years plus. We have fourteen apartments, which very in square footage. We have one-bedroom apartments, single efficiency, double efficiency and several suites. All the apartments are located on the first floor, all apartments have a full bath,...

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  • Cedar Village Senior Residences

    Cedar Village Senior Residences

    193 Jacolyn Dr NW, Cedar Rapids, IA 52405
    (4)
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    Designed for persons: 62+ At Cedar Village, you can't help but feel at home. The spacious one-bedroom apartments, adjacent to a park, are especially designed for seniors. Conveniently located, this apartment community offers off street parking, laundry facilities, an on-site beauty/barber shop, plus...

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  • Westover Manor

    Westover Manor

    205 40th Street Dr SE, Cedar Rapids, IA 52403
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    Westover Manor is centrally located in a beautiful part of southeast Cedar Rapids, shaded by trees, occupied with wildlife and is close to a shopping and dining district. Westover Manor offers a variety of activities such as bingo, cards, senior friendly exercises, sewing, potlucks and occasional...

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  • Oak Village Senior Residences

    Oak Village Senior Residences

    101 S 11th St, Marion, IA 52302
    (3)
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    Designed for persons: 62+ Oak Village offers a relaxed lifestyle yet is situated near downtown, shopping, restaurants, library and other conveniences. An on-site beauty/barber shop is available as are laundry facilities, a community room and patio area for your enjoyment. Utilities are included....

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  • East Town Apartments

    East Town Apartments

    400 East 8th Street South, Newton, IA 50208
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    Quiet Retirement Community for residents 55 and older.One and two bedroom spacious apartments. Safe, Fenced, well lite property. All Units come with Garage & Storage unit with all utilities included except electricity!

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  • Jefferson House

    900 E Jefferson St, Macomb, IL 61455
    (1)
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    Jefferson House is located at 900 East Jefferson in Macomb, Illinois and is privately owned and professionally managed by Urban Innovations.  You must be at least 62 years of age or older or disabled or handicapped to be eligible to live at Jefferson House. Rent, as set by HUD, will be approximately...

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  • The Tallcorn

    2 North 2nd Ave, Marshalltown, IA 50158
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    CommonBond builds stable homes, strong futures, and vibrant communities. The Tallcorn has 49 affordable unique 1 & 2 bedroom urban loft style apartments. (minimum & maximum income qualifications apply)

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  • Virginia Park

    Virginia Park

    2111 East Virginia Ave., Des Moines, IA 50320
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    Virginia Park Apartments is a lovely, contemporary two-story building surrounded by a spacious, open lawn, which boasts mature trees and colorful flower gardens. This community is located just minutes from downtown Des Moines. Within walking distance is a grocery store and convenience store. The...

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  • Ramsey Village

    Ramsey Village

    1611 27th Street, Des Moines, IA 50310
    (14)
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    Ramsey Village Continuing Care Retirement Community located on 10-acres of beautiful landscapped land provides a full range of choices for today's seniors. Choosing a senior living community represents a lifestyle choice and we understand that our residents are choosing much more than a comfortable...

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  • Thomas Place at Waukee

    Thomas Place at Waukee

    560 SE Brick Dr, Waukee, IA 50263
    (5)
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    Thomas Place at Waukee opened in March of 2011. We are a smoke free, pet free independent living apartment community. We offer many features in our building to help keep you independent such as indoor mailroom, indoor heated parking garage, exercise room, hair salon and more. Our grounds offer...

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  • Henry Stout

    Henry Stout

    125 W. Ninth Street, Dubuque, IA 52001
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    An affordable luxury apartment home community built on the promise of independent, carefree living for seniors 55 years and better. With many reasons to enjoy life and have peace of mind. Professionally managed by Horizon which develops, builds and manages apartment homes for seniors that are...

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  • B'Nai B'Rith Apartments

    B'Nai B'Rith Apartments

    415 W Sam J Stone Ave, Peoria, IL 61605
    (3)
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    B'Nai B'Rith Apartments is a senior living community in the beautiful city of Peoria, Illinois. Peoria, which is one of the state's oldest settlements, is the county seat of Peoria County. It is known for its vibrant culture, as it offers an abundance of museums, performing arts centers and...

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  • Lakeside Village

    Lakeside Village

    2067 Highway 4, Panora, IA 50216
    (5)
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    The Lakeside Village is an absolutely beautiful 64- apartment, senior living community located in Panora, Iowa right on the east side of Lake Panorama. The community is a wonderful choice for seniors who want to retain their much-needed independence, while not having to worry about the hassles of...

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  • Gentry Estates

    Gentry Estates

    4150 Bethel Street, Columbia, MO 65203
    (3)
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    Apartment Amenities -All electric -Full kitchen including: -Range and oven -Refrigerator with ice maker -Garbage disposal -Dishwasher -Ceiling fans -Full size stackable washer and dryer in each unit Community Amenities -Community room with full kitchen -Computer library -Fitness room -Billiards...

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  • Pilgrim Place

    Pilgrim Place

    741 S. Illinois Ave., Mason City, IA 50401
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    Current Description This is your current, live Community Page description. To view your current Community Page on the A Place For Mom website, click here. Please look through the list of amenities posted, and if you need to make any changes to your amenities list, please do so in your Community...

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  • Chapel Hill Commons III

    Chapel Hill Commons III

    3451 Chapel Hill Rd, Jefferson City, MO 65109
    (1)
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    Welcome home to Chapel Hill Commons III! We have beautiful 2 bedroom apartments available in our comfortable 62+ senior community. Spaces are limited so tour today!

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  • Asbury Village

    Asbury Village

    5201 Asbury Avenue, Godfrey, IL 62035
    (4)
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    The United Methodist Village is a 120-acre campus located in Godfrey, Illinois. Opened in late 1997, the community features 44 duplex Patio Homes referred to as Villas, as well as 64 Independent Living apartments, known as the Wiseman-Pollock Residence. There are also 44 Assisted Living apartments...

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  • Faust Landmark Apartments

    630 E State Street, Rockford, IL 61104
    (1)
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    Faust Landmark, located in Rockford, Illinois, is a high-rise affordable senior housing apartment community for independent-minded seniors, and those with physical limitations, on a fixed or low income. Faust Landmark is a beautifully renovated and remodeled historical building. At the Faust, you'll...

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  • Heritage Place

    Heritage Place

    10711 St. Cosmas Lane, Saint Louis, MO 63074
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    Heritage Place is an affordable independent living apartment community for individuals 55 years of age or older.

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  • The Community Apartments at Antioch Crossing

    The Community Apartments at Antioch Crossing

    5300 NE Chouteau Trafficway, Kansas City, MO 64119
    (1)
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    The Newest 55+ Apartment Community in North Kansas City! Move into your brand new home today! We have one bedrooms starting at $975 and two bedrooms staring at $1150! Restaurants and shopping at your door!

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  • Tiffany Springs Senior Living & Rehab

    Tiffany Springs Senior Living & Rehab

    9191 North Ambassador, Kansas City, MO 64154
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    Tiffany Springs offers upscale, luxury senior living with a variety of care options. By locating independent living, assisted living, memory care, and rehabilitation health care together on one campus in the Northland of Kansas City, we’re able to meet a variety of needs for individuals and couples....

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  • Mount Washington

    Mount Washington

    570 S Evanston Ave, Independence, MO 64053
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    Mount Washington Senior Apartments Offers a unique living experience with this historically restored building which was once the first elementary school of Independence. Mount Washington appreciates its historical roots with its warm designs, in-home chalkboards, restored hardwood floors, and large...

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  • House at Westminster

    House at Westminster

    3915 Olive St, Saint Louis, MO 63108
    (10)
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    Luxury Independent Living in The Central West End! Please let us introduce McCormack House at Westminster PL., an apartment community centrally located in St. Louis, MO, offering 1 and 2 bedroom apartment homes for mature adults 62+ !  Heat, water, sewer, trash, stove, refrigerator, carpeted...

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  • City Parc at Pine

    City Parc at Pine

    1531 Pine Street, Saint Louis, MO 63103
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    Beautiful newly renovated apartment homes in the heart of the city. Tired of the upkeep of home ownership and that high mortgage payment? City Parc at Pine is just the place for you to relax and unwind! These apartments are equipped with full kitchens including all new black refrigerators, flat top...

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  • Alexian Court Apartments

    Alexian Court Apartments

    2636 Chippewa, Saint Louis, MO 63118
    (4)
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    Alexian Court offers comfortable, carefree and affordable apartment living for seniors 62+ and mobility impaired persons. We are conveniently located on the Metro bus line. Alexian Court is perfect for persons with limited and fixed incomes. All utilities are included in rent. Free transportation...

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  • Bowen Tower Senior Independent Living Apts.

    Bowen Tower Senior Independent Living Apts.

    6140 Raytown Rd, Raytown, MO 64133
    (3)
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    Our Senior Independent Living is awaiting you today. The Owners' of Canyon View Capital, Regional Manager, full time Maintenance, & Marlina, the Community Manager take pride in the history and upkeep and maintaining of Bowen building. Our number one priority is to ensure Comfort Living in a quiet...

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  • Mt. Carmel Place

    Mt. Carmel Place

    1130 Troup, Kansas City, KS 66104
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    Affordable housing for seniors 62 or BETTER. Your rent and deposit will be based off of 30% of your income. This beautiful oasis is near downtown Kansas City, Kansas. Our beautiful community features fully shelved library, a comfortable community room complete with computer lounge with Wi-Fi access,...

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  • John Calvin Manor

    John Calvin Manor

    310 NW Murray Road, Lee's Summit, MO 64081
    (1)
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    Newly Remodeled Studio Apartment Homes John Calvin Manor is a premier independent senior apartment community located off 50 Highway, 1 block south of Chipman Road in Lee's Summit, Missouri. John Calvin is an ideal community for individuals 62 yrs of age and up or individuals under 62 with a...

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  • Westshire Village at the Lake

    Westshire Village at the Lake

    5477 Westshire Circle, Waunakee, WI 53597
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    The Stratford Building offers a variety of floor plans, ranging from our 870 square foot 1 bedroom and 1 bath to a 1334 square foot 2 bedroom and 2 baths. The homes in our Stratford Building include a full Frigidaire Brand appliance package; complete with stove, refrigerator, dishwasher AND full...

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  • Regency Manor

    Regency Manor

    128 Regency Park, O'Fallon, IL 62269
    (6)
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    Regency Manor is pleased to offer the 55+ community a new option for independent living. Privately owned and conveniently located in O’Fallon, IL, near I-64, we offer spacious studio and one-bedroom apartments. All utilities, including secured WiFi, cable, and phone are included with your rent! A...

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  • Benton Place Apartments

    520 Benton Ave W, Albia, IA 52531
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    Benton Place Apartments is an affordable and pleasant senior housing community located in the charming city of Albia in Monroe County, Iowa. Albia is a quiet but active community with friendly citizens. Albia hosts many different community events, such as shows and farmer's markets. Must-sees are...

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  • Prairie Gardens Co-Op

    Dean Road SW, Cedar Rapids, IA 52404
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    Community for the active senior 62 plus, that is looking for new friendships, no more loneliness, and no maintenance. Building starts in summer of 2018 and takes 10-12 months. A lot of amenities , like putting green, horseshoes, pub, sewing room, outdoor kitchen and more. Purchase a share in the...

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  • Galesburg Towers

    1384 N. Henderson Street, Galesburg, IL 61401
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    Galesburg Towers is a senior housing apartment complex for seniors 55 and older and disabled people of any age located in Galesburg, Knox County, Illinois. Galesburg Towers Apartments is located with easy access to nearby shopping centers, gas stations, public transportation lines, theatres, medical...

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  • Shelly Rose Estates

    3721 Indianola Rd, Des Moines, IA 50320
    (3)
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    Shelly Rose Estates is a high-quality senior housing community located in the Midwestern city of Des Moines, Polk County, Ohio. Des Moines offers many opportunities to experience cultural activities and events, such as attending the Des Moines Symphony and visiting the many local art galleries and...

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  • Oakwood Terrace

    400 West Elm, Princeton, MO 64673
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    Oakwood Terrace senior housing is in Princeton town, Mercer County, Missouri. The low-income housing is only a two-hour drive Northeast of Kansas City. The 55+ who are looking for convenient onsite accommodation will be attracted to our all bills paid 35 senior apartments. From our apartments, the...

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  • Hotel President

    500 Sycamore Street, Waterloo, IA 50703
    (1)
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    We have beautiful studio and 1 bedroom apartments completely renovated that feature new carpet, new hardwood floors, new cabinets, new stove, refrigerators, sinks, and microwaves. We offer a home buddy personal emergency response system that features no base station and does not require a landline...

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  • Heritage Senior Homes

    524 Carole Ave, Hanna City, IL 61536
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    Heritage senior homes are seniors Apartments' community located in Hanna City, Peoria County, Illinois. Hanna is a rural mining city in the county of Peoria, Illinois. There is a lot of history preserved in the city's museum and many natural features in its proximity. These features make the city an...

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  • The Center

    525 Jackson Street, Chillicothe, MO 64601
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    The Center senior Apartments is a 62+ residence located in the charming city of Chillicothe, Livingston County, Missouri. With comfortable and affordable units and friendly residents, The Center Apartments is a great choice for your new home. Known as 'The Home of Sliced Bread', Chillicothe is a...

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  • Hancock Apartments

    1130 Hancock Drive, Boone, IA 50036
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    Hancock Apartments is a senior housing complex located in the city of Boone which is the county seat of Boone County, Iowa. With a real community feel in a comfortable neighborhood, Hancock Apartments is a wonderful choice for your new place of residence. Boone is a small but interesting city with...

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  • Southside Manor Apartments

    915 S Helen St, Peoria, IL 61605
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    Located in Peoria, Peoria County, Illinois, Southside Apartments is a senior apartment provide you with the experience of neighborly community. The best part about Southside Apartments is that it is a small, cozy apartment community that is designed strategically for your needs. These apartments are...

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  • Kiwanis London House

    1408 E London Ave, Peoria, IL 61603
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    Kiwanis London House is a senior housing community located in the charming and historic city of Peoria, Peoria County, Illinois. Situated near picturesque sites, such as the tranquil and scenic waters of Peoria Lake, the pleasant Glen Oak Park and Peoria Zoo, Kiwanis London House is a wonderful...

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  • Galena Park Terrace Apartments

    5533 N Galena Rd, Peoria Heights, IL 61614
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    Galena Park Terrace Apartments is located in the beautiful town of Peoria Heights, Peoria County, Illinois. Peoria Heights is absolutely gorgeous with historic beauty and sights to see all through-out town. This is the perfect place for afternoon walks through the old world walkways with lusciously...

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  • Leisure Acres

    200 Carlson Ave, Washington, IL 61571
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    The Leisure Acres senior housing is located in serene and beautiful Washington, Tazewell County, IL. For most seniors finding a place to retire that is clean and safe is a top concern. The Washington area has a variety of different things to offer and is just right for a senior who is looking for...

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  • Sterling Towers

    2403 E 19th Street, Sterling, IL 61081
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    Sterling Towers is a senior housing community for residents over 62 years of age and those with disabilities. It is located in the quiet and cozy city of Sterling, Whiteside County, Illinois. Sterling is a small city of less than six square miles surrounded by fertile farmland with four distinct...

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  • Pontiac Towers

    1011 West Washington, Pontiac, IL 61764
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    Located in Pontiac, Livingston County, IL, Pontiac Towers provides senior housing done right and provides residents with a safe and secure place to call home. The location of this residence is superior thanks to its perfect weather, great location, proximity to shopping and entertainment, and...

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  • Spring Creek Towers

    2727 North Monroe Street, Decatur, IL 62526
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    Spring Creek Towers is an independent senior housing community situated in the peaceful city of Decatur, Macon County, IL. Spring Creek community is situated in a leafy green suburb that gives our residents the peace of mind they deserve. Discover a haven of convenience and comfort awaiting you at...

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  • Glendale at the Mansion

    16301 East 29th Street S, Independence, MO 64055
    (8)
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    Glendale at the Mansion is an affordable senior housing community located in the large city of Independence, Jackson County, MO. The community is conveniently local to nearby shopping and dining and in close proximity to the large Van Hook Park. It is also nearby many historical attractions,...

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  • Mound City Apartments

    4512 Northwest Greystone Court, Riverside, MO 64150
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    The Mound City Apartments are senior apartments located in the serene community of Mound City, Holt County , MI. When looking for an area with small town charm and lots of things to do, then the Mound City Area is the place for you. There is a very strong sense of community in here, which is why...

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  • Whitcomb Square Apartments

    4929 Whitcomb Dr., Madison, WI 53711
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    The Whitcomb Square Apartments are a senior housing community that is located in the large capital city of Madison, Dane County, WI. In fact, Madison is the second largest city in all of Wisconsin. The community is ideally located directly across from the Odanna Hills Golf Course and is conveniently...

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  • National Church Residences Telegraph Road

    6050 Telegraph Road, Saint Louis, MO 63129
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    The National Church Residences on Telegraph Road is a senior housing community located in the Oakville suburb of St. Louis, Clayton county, Missouri. Oakville is located between the Mississippi and Meramec rivers, which offer plenty of outdoor activities and sightseeing for when your friends and...

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Fairfield, Iowa

Cost of Living

Cost of living is a major influence when determining which care option is the best fit for your family. The median home value in Fairfield costs around $107,281 and the median rent is around $627 per month a month. The rent burden for Fairfield is around 14.5% of the average monthly income.

Demographics and Values

In Fairfield, 6.1% are widowed, 56.6% participate in the labor force, 9.2% have some form of disability, and 6.2% do not have health insurance. Based on gender, 52.9% are male and 47.1% are female. The median age of Fairfield is 36 years old. In Fairfield, 5.9% of the people are veterans of the United States military. Of the population of Fairfield 40.0% have a college degree, 20.7% have a high-school diploma, and 17.1% have a graduate degree. Fairfield has a population density of 614 people per square mile. Racially, the population of Fairfield is 3.9% Hispanic, 0.0% Native American, 74.1% white, 9.8% black, 6.4% mixed race, 2.5% other or not specified, 7.2% Asian, and 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian.

State Information

An overview of Iowa

There are 120 general hospitals and 75 health centers that provide care for 3,168,703 Iowa residents. Mercy Hospital, St. Lukes Hospital, and And Mercy Medical Center - Cedar Rapids are among the top three highest ranked hospitals in the state. Based on natural beauty, Iowa ranks 32nd in the nation. The state of Iowa has a cost of living index of 91.8 where a score of 100 is the national average, and anything below 100 is considered less expensive than the national average. The state has a grocery index rating of 95.9 and a housing index rating of 79.6. The quality of life enjoyed by the average Iowa citizen is ranked 14th nation-wide. Additionally, Iowa is ranked 20th by standards of healthcare.

Social demographics of the state

The state of Iowa ranks 43rd in the country for diversity, and the state is considered LGBTQ friendly. In terms of religious values, 36% of Iowa's population regularly attend some form of service and there are in total 5,107 different congregations. The top three Christian denominations in the state are Evangelical Protestant-28%, Mainline Protestant-30%, and Historically Black Protestant-2%. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-<1%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%. In Iowa there are 289 masonic lodges. The median age in the state is 38, and 30% of the population is over the age of 55. In the most recent presidential election, 51% of Iowa residents voted Republican and 42% voted Democrat.

State-wide weather information

During the winter, the average temperature in Iowa drops to around 22F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 40F during the month of February. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 4F during the month of January. The average temperature in the summer rises to around 72F. The average high summer temperature is around 88F in the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 55F during the month of June. Iowa experiences an average humidity rating of about 72%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 78% in the month of December. The average air quality index rating in Iowa is 41.2 AQI. The average air quality index rating peaks in the month of May with a rating of around 53.8 AQI. The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of July at around 6.46 inches. On average, the state receives 2.93 inches of precipitation a month. While residents of Iowa mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it's important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Iowa can include floods and earthquakes (high).

Wildlife to be found in Iowa

The state of Iowa has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of pink lady's slipper, western beard-tongue, bearberry, and arrowgrass. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the bison, the gray wolf, the black wolf, or the porcupine. The state animal of Iowa is the eastern goldfinch.