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  • Garden Court Apartments

    Garden Court Apartments

    333 2nd Ave SW, Winnebago, MN 56098
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    Promoting a friendly, active community for seniors 62 and those with disabilities, the Garden Court Apartments invite you to come and enjoy carefree living at its finest. This charming community offers 1 and 2 bedroom apartment homes that are not only unique, but spacious. Featuring off-street...

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  • Chateau Waters

    Chateau Waters

    960 19th St S, Sartell, MN 56377
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    Retirement Living Never Looked Like This Today, seniors lead more active lives than ever. Yet many 55+ communities are still being designed like the senior retirement centers of old. At Chateau Waters, we've reimagined the senior living experience for a new generation. Rich with amenities, Chateau...

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  • Benedict Village

    Benedict Village

    2000 15th Ave SE, Saint Cloud, MN 56304
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    Retirement Apartments For the active adult 62 and better, Benedict Village is an opportunity to simplify your life and focus on the things you enjoy. These attractive and spacious apartment homes are for those who want a high level of independence combined with the abundance of services, benefits ...

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  • Barrington Apartments

    Barrington Apartments

    103 14th Street NE, Buffalo, MN 55313
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    One-level living in a lovely setting built for seniors and disabled persons. Controlled access entry, cozy community room, beautiful outside gardens, picnic and playground, plus a convenient parking lot with plug-ins for cold winter days.

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  • Sterling Ponds

    Sterling Ponds

    16315 Wagner Way, Eden Prairie, MN 55344
    (5)
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    Sterling Ponds Apartments in Eden Prairie, Minnesota is a remarkably unique community that features both a traditional apartment community and a 55 senior apartment community. Located in the desirable Eden Prairie neighborhood, Sterling Ponds Apartments is within walking distance to restaurants and...

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  • The Grainwood

    The Grainwood

    5119 Gateway Street SE, Prior Lake, MN 55372
    (6)
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    Welcome to The Grainwood - What we do hits HOME. The Grainwood Apartments brings the feel of a cozy lake place to the heart of Prior Lake! Conveniently located near parks, shopping and restaurants, The Grainwood Apartments offers the freedoms of contemporary maintenance-free living combined with...

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  • Carriage House

    3412 Village Green Blvd, Moorhead, MN 56560
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    If you're fifty-five or older, it's time to choose the care-free, maintenance-free lifestyle of retirement living at the Carriage House. Our friendly, hospitable community includes attached parking, an elevator, fitness room, community room, library, greenhouse, beauty/barber, scheduled activities...

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  • Affinity at Ramsey (Now Open)

    Affinity at Ramsey (Now Open)

    14529 Willemite Street NW, Ramsey, MN 55303
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    At Affinity at Ramsey we’ve created a new kind of 55+ lifestyle community for people who are ambitious about the years ahead and aren’t willing to compromise their freedom. Rents start at $x,xxx, which includes everything: utilities, WiFi, expanded television services, swimming pool, hot tub,...

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  • River North

    River North

    10940 Crooked Lake Blvd NW, Coon Rapids, MN 55433
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    Welcome Home to River North Apartments! We're 100% Occupied! Contact us to join our Interest List today & be notified when a apartment home becomes available! This is independent 55+ living at its best. Start an exciting, new chapter in a well-appointed, maintenance-free apartment home with all the...

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  • Augustana Apartments of Minneapolis

    1510 11th Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55404
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    Our Mission is to foster fullness of life for the older adult and other people in need through the provision of housing and health care in a Christian environment. Augustana Apartments, located conveniently close to downtown Minneapolis offers spacious apartments with fabulous views of the skyline...

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  • Riverside Apartments

    Riverside Apartments

    106 4th Ave. South, Princeton, MN 55371
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    If you are 62 or older or disabled then Riverside Senior Apartments is the place for you. Imagine lovely spring, summer and fall days sitting with friends in the screened porch enjoying the sights and the sounds of the beautiful Rum River. That's just one benefit of living at Riverside Senior...

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  • Peter Nasseff Home

    Peter Nasseff Home

    621 Second Street NE, Minneapolis, MN 55413
    (3)
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    Our Brand New Community is conveniently located in NE Minneapolis near shopping, dinning as well as social events. Close to downtown. The building is one year old. The people are very friendly. Close to area churches. Near bus line. Spacious 1 & 2 bedroom floor plans. Wheelchair accessible. Ample...

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  • Affinity at Eagan

    Affinity at Eagan

    4000 Eagan Outlets Parkway, Eagan, MN 55122
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    At Affinity at Eagan we’ve created a new kind of 55+ lifestyle community for people who are ambitious about the years ahead and aren’t willing to compromise their freedom. Rents start at $1,490, which includes everything: utilities, WiFi, expanded television services, swimming pool, hot tub,...

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  • Legends of Columbia Heights

    Legends of Columbia Heights

    3700 Huset Parkway, Columbia Heights, MN 55421
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    Welcome to The Legends of Columbia Heights! PAY NO RENT UNTIL APRIL 1ST: When you apply & move-in to one of our select gorgeous apartment homes today!* *Some income & other restrictions may apply. Please call for more details. Offer valid on select homes only until 2/29/2020. Welcome to The Legends...

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  • Falcon Heights Town Square Senior Apartments

    Falcon Heights Town Square Senior Apartments

    1530 Larpenteur Ave W, Falcon Heights, MN 55113
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    Falcon Heights Town Square Senior Apartments Falcon Heights Town Square Senior Apartments is a 55 and over senior housing community, located in the city of Falcon Heights, Ramsey County, MN. The community is located conveniently nearby local shopping and dining. Falcon Heights is the home to the...

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  • Blaine Town Square Senior Apartments

    Blaine Town Square Senior Apartments

    2401 108th Ln, Blaine, MN 55449
    (10)
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    This beautiful independent Senior Apartment Community is located in Blaine and offers one, one bedroom+den, two, & two bedroom+den units. Blaine Townsquare apartments are furnished with all appliances including dishwasher, refrigerator, electric range with self-cleaning oven, microwave, and...

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  • The Shores Senior Apartments

    The Shores Senior Apartments

    3150 Lexington Ave, Shoreview, MN 55126
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    The Shores is an independent 62+ senior living community located near Lake Josephine in Shoreview. The Shores offers one, one bed+den, and two-bedroom apartment homes. Conveniently located near walking trails, parks, shopping, restaurants, and entertainment, The Shores is the perfect place to call...

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  • Lyons Court Senior Apartments

    Lyons Court Senior Apartments

    510 Sibley Street, Saint Paul, MN 55101
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    Lyons Court Senior Apartments is a senior, 62 and over, income based living community located in the urban city of St. Paul, Ramsey County, MN. The community is located in the heart of St. Paul's historical community, next to Wacouta Commons Park and nearby many major freeways. It is also a short...

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  • The Lodge at Little Canada

    The Lodge at Little Canada

    2800 Rice Street, Little Canada, MN 55113
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    The Lodge at Little Canada is a 62+ Independent Senior Living Community located in the Village Square neighborhood of Little Canada, MN. The Lodge at Little Canada offers one bed, one bed+den, two bed and two bed+den apartment homes with many floor plan options. The Lodge is community-minded,...

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  • Phalen Senior Lofts

    Phalen Senior Lofts

    635 Phalen Blvd, Saint Paul, MN 55101
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    Phalen Senior Lofts is a 62+ Independent Senior Community, located in the vibrant Phalen Corridor of St. Paul, just north of Downtown. The lofts feature conscientious, generous floor plans, secured entrances and a recently upgraded community room. Phalen Senior Lofts has access to major highways and...

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  • Cambric

    Cambric

    720 E 7th St, Saint Paul, MN 55106
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    Downtown Views, Neighborhood Living - Welcome to The Cambric Senior Apartments! Located at the corner of 7th Street and Bates Avenue, right next door to the new Mississippi Market in East St. Paul, The Cambric 55+ independent senior apartments feature first-rate amenities and an amazing location....

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  • Rosoto Villa - RPS Legacy

    Rosoto Villa - RPS Legacy

    1901 Desoto St N, Maplewood, MN 55117
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    Rosoto Villa is conveniently located in Maplewood, Minnesota off Highway 35e and Roselawn Ave - Only 5 miles (8 minutes) to downtown St. Paul and 12 miles (15 minutes) to Minneapolis - Easy access to public transportation. Built in 2001 to serve the 55+ Independent Community of Maplewood and...

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  • Pathways On the Park

    Pathways On the Park

    170 North Ruth Street, Saint Paul, MN 55119
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    Pathways on the Park has everything you could want for independent living in a pleasant and friendly adult living community. Pathways is a sunny, tranquil apartment community where the living is easy and you're always surrounded by friends. if you want to put a different flair in your days, there's...

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  • Legends of Cottage Grove

    Legends of Cottage Grove

    6999 E Point Douglas Rd S, Cottage Grove, MN 55016
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    Welcome to The Legends of Cottage Grove - What we do hits HOME. HOLIDAY SPECIAL: Apply & move in to one of our gorgeous 2 bedroom apartment homes by December 31st & receive $500 OFF 1st month's rent!* *Some income & other restrictions may apply. Please call for more details. Offer valid on select...

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  • Lake Square Apartments

    2250 6th St, White Bear Lake, MN 55110
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    Lake Square Apartments is a lovely, three story Cape Cod building in a residential area adjacent to picturesque downtown White Bear Lake. Our apartment community is the ideal residence for active 55+adults, working or retired, and is complemented by a level of service that enables us to be the...

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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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  • Ashland-Willow Creek Apartments

    1520 3rd Ave SW #17, Watertown, SD 57201
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    Everyone wants to live in a clean, quiet and desirable neighborhood. This community has three buildings with eight apartment homes in each — plus spacious, beautifully maintained grounds with a playground and basketball court just for fun.

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  • Heartland Apartments

    18 East 8th Ave, Redfield, SD 57469
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    Heartland Senior Apartments offer quiet, comfortable, easy living for elderly seniors 62 and older or handicapped and the disabled in Redfield, MN. Everything is located right here in this delightful two-story building u2014 an on-site laundry, a community room where residents enjoy serving pot luck...

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  • River Buttes

    103 N. Club St., Chamberlain, SD 57325
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    Located in Chamberlain, South Dakota, the River Buttes Apartments offer fantastic 2 and 3 bedroom apartment homes. Enjoy all of the benefits of a home without any maintenance or up-keep. Offering off-street parking, on-site laundry, and air conditioning, affordable River Buttes Apartments is waiting...

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  • York Manor

    415 5th St S, Breckenridge, MN 56520
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    York Manor Senior Apartments is a premier community for residents 62 or older or for people with a disability. We provide affordable housing based on your monthly income to make it affordable to anyone. Located just a couple of blocks from the Breckenridge Senior Center and only minutes from...

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  • York Apartments

    405 S. 9th At., Breckenridge, MN 56520
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    Looking for a community that is dog & cat friendly and offers newly remodeled homes? You've found it with the York Apartments! Nestled in the quiet community of Breckenridge, the York Apartments offer spacious 2 bedroom floor plans, plenty of off-street parking and storage, and well-kept grounds....

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  • Bungalows

    1573 Aspen Dr., Saint Peter, MN 56082
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    How inviting to live in this peaceful community enhanced with beautifully landscaped courtyards and southern views of the quaint city of St. Peter. Even the name sounds cozy. Each unit features a private entry — plus a washer/dryer and single detached garage are included in the monthly rent.

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  • Pleasant View

    1095 Westside Dr., Fergus Falls, MN 56537
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    One- and two-bedroom apartment homes located in a small, controlled access building complete with an on-site laundry and convenient storage units. Heat, water and garbage are included with rent. There's even a small playground.

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  • Lakeview Manor

    904 E Milwaukee Ave, Storm Lake, IA 50588
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    Lakeview Manor is located in Indianapolis, Indiana and is a skilled nursing facility. It is our mission to provide our residents with the happiness and comfort they deserve. Our staff is very loving and caring and we offer a variety of special amenities to ensure our residents stay happy. Residents...

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  • River Oaks Heights

    100 River Oaks Dr., Cold Spring, MN 56320
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    River Oak Heights in Cold Spring, Minnesota is a prestigious address that offers you stunning views of the rolling greens of the River Oaks Golf Course. Easy access to Hwy 23 and just minutes from St. Cloud. Enjoy the convenience of being in walking distance from the Medical Clinic, the Elementary...

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  • Colonial Village

    1234 North Broadway, Fergus Falls, MN 56537
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    Colonial Village Apartments offer quiet residential living within walking distance to a city park. Each spacious floor plan features a private entrance and extras that include an on-site laundry, picnic and garden areas. Both individuals and families alike will appreciate the beautifully landscaped...

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  • Broadway

    623 West Fir, Fergus Falls, MN 56537
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    Broadway Apartments offers a quiet, peaceful lifestyle within a lovely community where you can walk to the city park. Here you will enjoy a spacious apartment with a microwave and dishwasher, California-style closets, new lighting fixures, vertical blinds and either a balcony or walkout patio....

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  • Centennial Plaza

    76 Lexington Ave, Le Center, MN 56057
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    A lovely three-story apartment building designed with every valued convenience for seniors or disabled persons, including controlled access, an elevator, laundry facilities, screened deck and a spacious community room with organized social activities and a Monday through Friday hot meal program.

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  • Hillside Terrace I & II

    207 E. 7th St, Monticello, MN 55362
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    Hillside Terrace I brings you spacious 2 and 3 bedroom townhomes, each with a private entrance and back patio. Every home has a walk-in storage room and washer/dryer hook-ups, plus access to our on-site laundry facilities. Spacious and airy, you are sure to feel right at home in these dazzling...

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  • Lake Hazeltine Woods

    3400 Autumn Woods Dr., Chaska, MN 55318
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    Lake Hazeltine Woods Townhomes, has dog and cat friendly townhomes for rent in Chaska, Minnesota. All of the luxury townhomes include private entries, spacious floor plans, lots of windows, fireplaces, attached garages, and in-unit washer and dryers. The beautifully landscaped grounds feature a...

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  • Maple River Manor

    230 6th Ave S, Enderlin, ND 58027
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    Nestled in quiet Enderlin, the Maple River Manor provides one-level living for seniors 62 and those with disabilities. Featuring one bedroom floor plans that are roomy and spacious, and with excellent kitchens some featuring pass-throughs you are sure to find yourself right at home at Maple River...

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  • Riva Ridge

    1224 Shakopee Ave, Shakopee, MN 55379
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    Now you can live in a community with personality and an apartment home with style. Just take a look at everything Riva Ridge has to offer: heated underground garage with car wash bay, basic cable, spacious community room, outdoor pool, volleyball and basketball courts, outdoor grills and play areas...

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  • Homestead

    861 Pine St., Winner, SD 57580
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    Two- and three-bedroom townhomes are ready for your personal touch. Newer windows, new furnaces, water heaters and central air make them extra cozy. Laundry hook-ups, off-street parking and a play area are all popular amenities.

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  • Buckman Apartments

    209 1st Street SE, Little Falls, MN 56345
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    Buckman Apartments is a senior apartments located in the picturesque coastal city of Portland, Multnomah County, OR. They have options for young professionals just starting out but they also have options for those who are nearing their golden years. Senior citizens will find these apartments to be...

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  • Pheasant Ridge

    5331-5337 Barthel Industrial Drive, Albertville, MN 55301
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    Enjoy the peace and quiet of this friendly residential community. Pheasant Ridge offers one- and two-bedroom apartments with laundry facilities on each floor, detached garages and a playground.

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  • Kimberly Meadows

    17363 County Rd 6, Plymouth, MN 55447
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    Friendly and affordable, Kimberly Meadows features amenities unheard of in other townhome communities, such as full basements with washer and dryer hook-ups and plenty of storage space. Each unit also has a cozy patio with a planting area to grow your favorite summer herbs and flowers. Be close to...

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  • Elk Ridge Manor

    847 Freeport Ave, Elk River, MN 55330
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    What a great opportunity to live within walking distance to so many small city attractions. Elk Ridge has apartments and townhouses that offer 24-hour maintenance, on-site management, detached garages, a playground and a picnic area.

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  • Somerset Oaks

    7400 Oak Park Village Dr., Saint Louis Park, MN 55426
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    You belong at Somerset Oaks; a unique collection of townhomes and flats in a residential environment. From the beauty of our interior designs to the peacefulness of our wooded surroundings, it won't take long for you to feel at home. As you stroll along Cedar Lake Trail (Three Rivers Park District...

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  • Plymouth Ponds

    4545 Nathan Lane, Plymouth, MN 55442
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    With patios on the first floor and balconies on the second and third, you'll be able to enjoy the lovely wooded landscape of Plymouth Ponds all year long. Summer is best, of course, with our inviting outdoor pool, private dog park, basketball court, picnic areas and shaded walking paths. As a...

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  • Harrison

    1615 E. Dakota, Pierre, SD 57501
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    Ideal for families, Harrison features two-level apartment homes with patios on the first floor and balconies on the second. The property includes a play area for the kids and the convenience of off-street parking.

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Brookings, South Dakota

Local Hospitals and Health Care Providers

For many seniors, especially those who live with chronic illnesses or those requiring long-term therapy, access to medical facilities could be a key component in determining which senior care facility is right for them. In total, there is one hospital located in Brookings which offer emergency services and other healthcare. The top hospitals in Brookings include Brookings Health System.

Cost of Living

The total cost of living is a major influence in determining which community works best. The sales tax in Brookings is 4.00%. The median home value in Brookings is $170,869 and the median rent is around $1,006 a month. The rent burden for Brookings is about 15.3% of the average person's monthly income.

Regional Climate and Weather Information

The air temperature, air quality, and humidity of a city can have a significant influence on the well-being of a senior citizen. In the summertime, the air temperature in Brookings is approximately 70°F. The low summer temperature is about 57°F during the month of June. The summer high rises to approximately 84°F in July. In wintertime, the average air temperature drops to around 19°F. The high winter temperature will rise to roughly 29°F in the month of February. The lowest winter temperature will rise to roughly 8 °F during the month of January. Brookings has a warm-summer mediterranean type of climate. On average, Brookings has a humidity rating of approximately 49%. Humidity levels peak in the month of December at approximately 57%. Monthly, Brookings measures around 4 inches of precipitation. The most rain normally happens in September with an average of 8 inches during the month. In terms of snow fall Brookings receives on average 34.60 inches of snow per year. The average air quality index rating in Brookings is around 38.4. The average AQI conditions are rated as good. The air quality index rating is at its max in the month of December at about 54.7. During this time, the average air quality conditions are rated moderate. This means that those who are unusually sensitive should consider limiting the amount of time spent on outdoor exertion.

Demographics and Values

Out of the total city population, 51.0% are male and 49.0% are female. In Brookings, 16.1% of the population are over the age of 55, 6.8% are over the age of 60, 3.5% are over the age of 70, and 2.6% are over the age of 80. The median age of Brookings is 24 years old. In terms of crime, Brookings has 1.6 violent crimes per 1000 residents and 15.5 property crimes per 1000 residents. In terms of Christian denominations, out of the total population of Brookings 21.2% are Lutherans, 15.5% practice Catholicism, and 6.3% practice another Chrisitan faith. In Brookings, 45.8% are nonbelievers. In terms of non-Christian denominations in Brookings, out of the total population 0.0% practice Judaism, 0.3% practice an Eastern religion, and 1.0% practice Islam. Out of the total population of Brookings, 19.5% live in poverty, 6.2% do not have health insurance, 9.0% have some form of disability, and 70.9% participate in the labor force. Demographically, Brookings is 2.2% Hispanic, 1.0% mixed race, 3.9% Asian, 2.1% black, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 0.5% other or not specified, 91.1% white, and 1.3% Native American. Brookings has a population density of 687 people per square mile. The current population of Brookings is growing at a rate of 0.012%. In Brookings, 4.9% of the people are veterans of the United States military. Brookings is considered very friendly to members of the LGBTQ+ community. During the previous presidential election, 38.5% voted Democrat, 53.2% voted Republican, and 8.3% voted for a third party candidate in Brookings county. Of the population of Brookings 45.0% have a college degree, 25.3% have a high-school diploma, and 18.1% have a graduate degree.

State Information

An overview of South Dakota

Based on natural beauty, South Dakota ranks 2nd in the nation. In terms of resources, South Dakota has a cost of living index of 98.5, a grocery index rating of 107.0, and a housing index rating of 109.8. 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, South Dakota ranks 20th out of all states in quality of life and 32nd in healthcare. There are 62 general hospitals and 52 health centers that provide care for 891,276 South Dakota residents. Dunes Surgical Hospital, Sioux Falls Specialty Hospital Llp, and Avera Heart Hospital Of South Dakota are among the top three highest ranked hospitals in the state.

Social demographics of the state

Thirty-six percent of South Dakota residents regularly attend a religious service from one of the state's 1,819 different congregations. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-<1%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%, with the most common Christian denominations consisting of Evangelical Protestant-25%, Mainline Protestant-32%, and Historically Black Protestant-1%. In South Dakota there are 83 masonic lodges. The state has a median age of 37 and 30% of its population being over the age of 55. In the last presidential election 32% of South Dakota residents voted Democrat and 62% voted Republican. In terms of diversity, South Dakota ranks 39th in the nation.

State-wide weather information

The average air quality index rating in South Dakota is 34.8 AQI. The average air quality index rating peaks in the month of August with a rating of around 47.9 AQI. On average, the humidity rating for South Dakota is around 66%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of December at around 77%. During the summer, the average temperature in South Dakota is around 70°F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 91°F during the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 47°F in the month of June. The average temperature in the winter falls to around 21°F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 44°F during the month of February. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around -1°F in the month of January. On average, the state receives 1.79 inches of precipitation a month. The most precipitation occurs in May with an average of 4.80 inches of precipitation a month. While residents of South Dakota mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it's important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in South Dakota can include earthquakes (high), floods, and and tornados.

Wildlife to be found in South Dakota

The state of South Dakota has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of plains coreopsis, prairie smoke, prairie smoke, and white prairieclover. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the townsend's big-eared bat, the virginia opossum, the canadian lynx, or the merriam's shrew. The state animal of South Dakota is the the coyote.