54 Assisted Living Facilities near Coon Rapids, MN
There are 54 Assisted Living Facilities in the Coon Rapids area, with 8 in Coon Rapids and 46 nearby.
The average cost of assisted living in Coon Rapids is $3,250 per month. This is lower than the national median of $3,500. Cheaper nearby regions include Champlin with an average starting cost of $2,922.
To help you with your search, browse the 246 reviews below for assisted living facilities in Coon Rapids. On average, consumers rate assisted living in Coon Rapids 3.4 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include Champlin with an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars.
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Top 10 Assisted Living Facilities in Coon Rapids, MN
What to Consider About Assisted Living in Coon Rapids
Minnesota is known as "the Land of 10,000 Lakes" and lies in the Upper Midwest region of the United States. Assisted Living Facilities (ALFs) in this state are also referred to as housing services and governed by the Minnesota Department of Health (MDH). Seniors and loved ones can view ALF regulations at the Office of the Revisor of Statutes' webpage. The Coon Rapids area is home to 61 of these communities, eight in the town itself and another 53 nearby.
Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Coon Rapids
- The cost of living in Coon Rapids is 4.3 percent higher than the national average. Seniors on a very tight budget should consider how this could affect their finances.
- The Coon Rapids area is home to world-class medical facilities, including Mercy Hospital, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
Metro Transit connects Minneapolis area residents from the northwest suburbs to downtown. Seniors can ride the Northstar Link train, or take advantage of the bus system. Metro Transit is accessible to those with limited mobility and offers reduced fare for seniors.
- With 53 inches of annual snowfall and a winter average low of six degrees, Coon Rapids has a comfort index of 38 out of 100 (100 being ideal). Seniors with limited mobility and those who cannot tolerate the cold may have trouble staying active in the winter season.
- Seniors with a respiratory illness or asthma can safely enjoy the fresh air in Anoka County. The American Lung Association gave this area's air quality a B ranking.
- The rate of property crime in Coon Rapids is relatively high at 51.1 out of 100 (1 is the safest), compared to the national average of 38.1. Violent crime, on the other hand, is very low at only 11.2, compared to the U. S. average of 31.1.
Paying for Assisted Living in Coon Rapids
Average Monthly Costs
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Assisted Living costs in Coon Rapids start around $3,250 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 Coon Rapids 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 Coon Rapids
Seniors in Minnesota who need help covering the cost of assisted living can apply to several different programs such as the Consumer Support Grant (CSG). Qualified seniors with Medical Assistance (MA), the state's Medicaid program, may also be covered for assistance through Medicaid waivers.
Learn more about these programs, plus who’s eligible, on our Assisted Living in Minnesota 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 Minnesota page.
Free Assisted Living Resources in Coon Rapids
Coon Rapids 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 Coon Rapids, please visit our Assisted Living in Minnesota page.
Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Coon Rapids
Coon Rapids-area assisted living communities must adhere to the comprehensive set of state laws and regulations that all assisted living communities in Minnesota are required to follow. Visit our Assisted Living in Minnesota page for more information about these laws.
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Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Coon Rapids
Review of The Homestead at Coon Rapids
Felt comfortable knowing our Mother was in a safe and caring environment. We chose the Homestead of Coon Rapids out of many others because they could meet all the current and future needs of out Mo... Read more
Review of Autumn Glen Senior Living
Autumn Glen Senior Living is a very nice place, new, everything looks up-to-date, and is very well kept up. The staff has been very helpful and very nice. The food is very good and Mom likes it as ... Read more
Review of Autumn Glen Senior Living
Terrible! The staff is not properly trained. They don't know how to clean rooms. My family member had pee smelling room and all of his laundry was ruined. They never fixed these issues. After two p... Read more