7 Assisted Living Facilities near Newburgh, IN
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There are 7 Assisted Living Facilities in the Newburgh area, with 4 in Newburgh and 3 nearby.
The average cost of assisted living in Newburgh is $2,622 per month. This is lower than the national median of $3,450.
To help you with your search, browse the 32 reviews below for assisted living facilities in Newburgh. On average, consumers rate assisted living in Newburgh 4.2 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include Owensboro with an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars.
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Top 5 Assisted Living Facilities in Newburgh, IN
What to Consider About Assisted Living in Newburgh
Newburgh, located in southwest Indiana along the Ohio River, was settled by John Sprinkle in 1803, making it the first settled town in Warrick County. Besides being the first settled town, this small city is also known for being the first town north of the Mason-Dixon line captured during the Civil War. Today the city is home to a thriving and active senior population that makes up over 14% of its total population. To support these seniors, Newburgh has four assisted living facilities within the town limits, and there are two more located in the nearby town of Evansville.
Residential care facilities, as assisted living facilities are known in Newburgh and throughout the state, must register with the Family and Social Services Agency. Facilities that wish to administer medication must also be licensed by the Indiana State Department of Health.
Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Newburgh
Social Security income is not taxed in Indiana, which may leave more room in the assisted living budget for Newburgh seniors.
- Seniors can feel safe in Newburgh where the violent crime rate is only half of the national average of 22.7, and property crime rates are three points lower than the national average of 35.4. However, seniors may still want to ensure that facilities have security measures in place to keep them safe.
- Seniors with respiratory issues can enjoy the relatively clean air Newburgh has to offer. The city has an air quality rating that’s six points higher than the national average of 58.
- Seniors with restrictive budgets will be happy to know that Newburgh is an affordable city to reside in. The city’s cost of living is 94.6, and although that’s higher than the Indiana average of 87, it’s considerably lower than the U.S. average of 100. Seniors can expect to pay less for groceries, healthcare and transportation than they would in other cities throughout the state or the country.
- The Newburgh area is home to world-class medical facilities, including Deaconess Gateway Hospital, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
Temperatures in Newburgh range from 25 to 88 degrees, which may make the city an ideal location for seniors who mind extremely low temperatures.
Note: Data reported on this page was updated in 2019 and based on the latest 2018 figures.
Paying for Assisted Living in Newburgh
Average Monthly Costs
Cities in Indiana
Assisted Living costs in Newburgh start around $2,622 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of assisted living is $4,000 per month, according to the latest figures from Genworth’s Cost of Care Survey.
It’s important to note that assisted living rates in Newburgh and the surrounding suburbs can vary widely based on factors such as location, the level of care needed, apartment size and the types of amenities offered at each community.
Financial Assistance for Assisted Living in Newburgh
Indiana has a Medicaid waiver to help Newburgh seniors with assisted living expenses. This is known as the Aged and Disability Waiver. Qualifying seniors must be willing to live in an approved home, meet financial requirements and be a resident of the state.
Learn more about these programs, plus who’s eligible, on our Assisted Living in Indiana page.
More Ways to Pay for Assisted Living
While many families use their own funds or personal assets to pay for assisted living, there are plenty of additional options to cover these costs. Some additional ways to finance assisted living costs include:
- Veterans Benefits
- Life Insurance Policy
- Long-Term Care Insurance
- Reverse Mortgage
For more information about different ways to finance assisted living, visit our Assisted Living in Indiana page.
Free Assisted Living Resources in Newburgh
Newburgh and the surrounding area are home to numerous government agencies and non-profit organizations offering help for seniors searching for or currently residing in an assisted living community. These organizations can also provide assistance in a number of other eldercare services such as geriatric care management, elder law advice, estate planning, finding home care and health and wellness programs.
To see a list of free assisted living resources in Newburgh, please visit our Assisted Living in Indiana page.
Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Newburgh
Newburgh-area assisted living communities must adhere to the comprehensive set of state laws and regulations that all assisted living communities in Indiana are required to follow. Visit our Assisted Living in Indiana page for more information about these laws.
Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Newburgh
Review of Primrose Retirement Community of Newburgh
I toured Primrose Retirement Community of Newburgh, which seemed like a very nice community. I actually had a security deposit put down there. But for reasons I don't understand, the nurse rejected... Read more
Review of Bell Oaks Place
I have visited Bell Oaks Place. They were very professional and seemed to have nice facilities. I have visited five communities and I would rate this one in the middle. The staff who accommodated m... Read more
Review of Primrose Retirement Community of Newburgh
I am going to Primrose Retirement Community of Newburgh, IN. I will be in a one-bedroom apartment and it's all light, bright, and cheery and has not been lived in. The place is very quiet. They hav... Read more