Expert Senior Living Advisors from A Place for Mom can help direct you to senior apartments. Together, we will find the perfect fit for your loved one, and we will provide direction and support as needed. We partner with 8 senior apartments in Mason City and the surrounding area, so there are many options to choose from. A Place for Mom is the largest senior living referral service in North America, and we can help you make a good choice at no cost to you.
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741 S. Illinois Ave., Mason City, IA 50401
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2501 W State St, Mason City, IA 50401
Close to the Minnesota border and 120 miles from Des Moines, Homestead of Mason City is a senior living community that offers residents high quality assisted living in Mason City, IA.What is assisted living? Assisted living is for those who can no longer live on their own, but do not require...
100 Poppe Lane, Nashua, IA 50658
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Cedar Vale Assisted Living opened it's doors in 2005 to serve those in Nashua, Iowa by providing them with a beautiful place to live set back off the road surrounded by trees in a more peaceful atmosphere.
1201 Garfield Ave, Albert Lea, MN 56007
For over 40 years, Thorne Crest has offered seniors the ability to create a lifestyle of their choosing. During that time we have developed programs and offered services to compliment the changing needs and lifestyles of residents and families. Today Thorne Crest continues a tradition of...
1615 Bridge Ave, Albert Lea, MN 56007
Oak Park Place Assisted Living Facility located in Albert Lea, Minnesota is a delightful place for seniors. Residents are presented with a variety of therapeutic activities to help them enjoy life to the fullest. While the main goal of Oak Park Place is to provide a place where residents can...
707 Highway 57, Parkersburg, IA 50665
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Parker Place is a vibrant community that feels like home. We are the perfect place for active individuals who simply want a comfortable, secure and enjoyable place to live. For those residents who require more personalized care, our staff can assist you so that you can still be part of an active...
The overall cost of living is a major influence when selecting what care choice is the best fit for you or your loved one. The rent burden for Mason City is around 15.0% of the average monthly income. The median home value in Mason City is about $108,112 and the median cost for rent is about $698 a month.
Based on gender, 48.1% are male and 51.9% are female. The median age of Mason City is 43 years old. In Mason City, 9.8% of the people are veterans of the United States armed forces. Mason City has a population density of 380 people per square mile. The current population of Mason City consists of 26,457 people and in total the Mason City metro area has a population of 27,399. In terms of education, 21.0% have a college degree, 6.3% have a graduate degree, and 30.8% have a high-school diploma. Racially, the population of Mason City is 5.6% Hispanic, 0.5% Native American, 2.1% black, 2.0% mixed race, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 1.2% Asian, 0.8% other or not specified, and 93.4% white. Out of the total population of Mason City, 7.0% do not have health insurance, 12.8% live in poverty, 14.8% have some form of disability, and 8.0% consider themselves widows.
The natural beauty of Iowa is ranked 32nd in the nation. Overall, Iowa ranks 14th out of all states in quality of life and 20th in healthcare. There are 120 general hospitals and 75 health centers that provide care for 3,168,703 Iowa residents. The three highest ranked hospitals in Iowa are Mercy Hospital, St. Lukes Hospital, and And Mercy Medical Center – Cedar Rapids. Out of a national average of 100, Iowa has a cost of living index rating of 92, a grocery index rating of 96, and a housing index rating of 80.
Thirty-six percent of Iowa residents regularly attend a religious service from one of the state’s 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. In the last presidential election 42% of Iowa residents voted Democrat and 51% voted Republican. In terms of diversity, Iowa ranks 43rd in the nation and is considered LGBTQ friendly. The median age in the state is 38, and 30% of the population is over the age of 55.
Iowa experiences an average humidity rating of about 72%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of December at around 78%. During the summer, the average temperature in Iowa is 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. 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. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around 4F in the month of January. The average air quality index rating in Iowa is 41.2 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of May with a rating of 53.8 AQI. The most precipitation occurs in July with an average of 6.46 inches of precipitation a month. 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).
The state of Iowa has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of bearberry, tumblegrass, dry flower, and prickly pear cactus. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the bison, the black wolf, the bear, or the porcupine. The state animal of Iowa is the eastern goldfinch.