19 Assisted Living Facilities near North Mankato, MN

Top 10 Assisted Living Facilities in North Mankato, MN

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Oak Terrace Assisted Living of North ...

Provides: Assisted Living
1575 Hoover Drive, North Mankato, MN 56003
"As a resident, I must share my positive experience of living at Oak Terrace. From my first day, the staff has been amazing. I've always felt warmth and kindness living here. They have been so..." More

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Vista Prairie of Monarch Meadows

Provides: Assisted Living
2135 Lor Ray Dr, North Mankato, MN 56003
"I liked everything about Vista Prairie of Monarch Meadows. I loved the layout and I love the apartment. The only thing is that it would be more costly because they would only get assisted living...." More

Koppen Gardens

Provides: Assisted Living
615 NICOLLET AVENUE, North Mankato, MN 56003

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Ecumen Pathstone

Provides: Assisted Living
718 Mound Avenue, Mankato, MN 56001
"We're here in Ecumen Pathstone Living, and we're settled in. It all worked out very well. They are very caring. It's a warm place, and it's very attractive. Everything is handy for us; there's..." More

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Mankato Lodge Senior Living

Provides: Assisted Living
1360 Adams Street, Mankato, MN 56001
"I went to see Mankato Lodge Senior Living. I believe I visited both assisted living and independent living. The staff toured the whole place with me and I was very impressed. They seemed very..." More

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Old Main Village

Provides: Assisted Living
301 South 5th Street, Mankato, MN 56001
"We toured Old Main Village. It was beautiful. I would move in. It was fantastic. It's an older building. It used to be our college here in town, which they made into assisted living now. It is very..." More

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Brookdale Mankato

Provides: Assisted Living
100 Teton Lane, Mankato, MN 56001
"Brookdale Mankato looked wonderful. I saw a one-bedroom. The size and layout were wonderful. It was very clean, very open, and very well done. I saw the entrance, the community area, the library,..." More

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Water's Edge

Provides: Assisted Living
800 Agency Trail, Mankato, MN 56001
"Water's Edge was nice. They have smaller studio-sized apartments. It's a smaller community, which is nice. They have friendly staff. They have a common eating area. It was well-maintained, and..." More

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Autumn Grace

Provides: Assisted Living
118 Raven Court, Mankato, MN 56001
"Autumn Grace was clean. It just didn't look sharper as I expected it to be, and they have a shared bath, which I don't think would work for my brother. Laura, the director, was a really kind person..." More

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Crystal Seasons Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
222 S Murphy St, Lake Crystal, MN 56055
"Crystal Seasons units are very up-to-date as well as have an open floor plan. We also offer a wide range of services to make the transition from Independent Living to Assisted Living Care much..." More
-1 month free with sign-on lease agreement. -6% monthly discount for qualified veterans Ends in 30 days

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New Perspective | Mankato

Provides: Assisted Living
100 Dublin Road, Mankato, MN 56001
"New Perspective in Mankato was gorgeous and the staff was really friendly. The dining hall was beautiful and the food looked really good. It was the best one among those I have seen, but it was..." More

The Pillars of Mankato Senior Living

Provides: Assisted Living
3125 Prairie Rose Dr, Mankato, MN 56001
"My mom moved into The Pillars of Mankato Senior Living. The facility is all new, so it's all in beautiful shape. The staff members were really friendly. They get to know everybody's name right..." More

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Laurel's Edge Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
77 Stadium Road, Mankato, MN 56001
"Laurel's Edge Assisted Living was a very good place. They had activities for the residents like exercises, swimming, card games, and puzzles. They had good amenities and the staff was very cordial,..." More
-1 month free with sign on lease agreement -6% discount monthly for qualified Veterans Ends in 30 days

The Beacon at Lake Crystal

Provides: Assisted Living
511 West Blue Earth, Lake Crystal, MN 56055
"The staff were polite and friendly. Most were very helpful. Food was OK - nothing to write home about. Laundry facilities provided. Coordinated social activities were a little boring but are varied..." More

Lake Crystal Towers

Provides: Assisted Living
203 South Main Street, Lake Crystal, MN 56055

St Peter Hra Parkview Manor

Provides: Assisted Living
1010 SOUTH FOURTH STREET, St Peter, MN 56082

The Lutheran Home: Cedar Haven

Provides: Assisted Living
630 Reed Street, Mankato, MN 56001

The Salvation Army

Provides: Assisted Living
324 MAXFIELD STREET, Mankato, MN 56001

    What to Consider About Assisted Living in North Mankato

    North Mankato lies along the Minnesota River and hosts 23 assisted living facilities to accommodate its residents over 65, about 13 percent of the city’s population. Seniors in the area can enjoy water views while shopping or strolling through Sibley Park, one of the city’s many outdoor recreation areas.

    The Minnesota Department of Health governs the policies of assisted living facilities, which create a homelike setting for seniors and offer 24-hour support and other services, such as assistance with activities of daily living and prepared meals.

    Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in North Mankato

    • The North Mankato area is home to world-class medical facilities, including Mayo Clinic Health System, in the event of medical emergencies or illness. 

    • Seniors living in North Mankato can be at peace in the safety of their own homes, due to the low crime rates. Property crime has a national rating of 38.1, but in North Mankato, it’s only 27.4, which is a 32 percent decrease.

    • North Mankato has an array of community resources for seniors, including the Lutheran Social Service of Minnesota, an organization that works with local organizations geared toward senior health and well-being, as well as four other senior centers. 

    • Sibley Park gives seniors in North Mankato ample opportunities to play, socialize and enjoy the fresh air. The historic park is known for its beautiful gardens in addition to spots for fishing and tennis. 

    • Active seniors who enjoy the outdoors might not enjoy the weather in North Mankato. The average low reaches 6 degrees in January, and the annual snowfall is 39 inches. 

    • The national average cost of living scale is set at 100, and North Mankato’s cost of living score is 6 percent lower, at 94.1. Because of this, seniors on a tight budget may be able to afford better quality care.  


    Paying for Assisted Living in North Mankato

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in Minnesota

    $4,000.00 US
    $3,484.00 Mankato
    $3,330.00 North Mankato
    $2,170.00 Saint Peter
    $1,750.00 Le Sueur

    Assisted Living costs in North Mankato start around $3,330 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 North Mankato 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 North Mankato

    Seniors may be eligible for help covering assisted living costs through the state’s Managed Medicaid program, Minnesota Senior Health Options. The state of Minnesota also offers the Group Residential Housing (GRH) program, which offers aid for both personal care and assisted living expenses.

    Learn more about these programs, plus who’s eligible, on our Assisted Living in Minnesota page.

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    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 North Mankato

    North Mankato 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 North Mankato, please visit our Assisted Living in Minnesota page.


    Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in North Mankato

    North Mankato-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 North Mankato

    • Review of Vista Prairie of Monarch Meadows

      I liked everything about Vista Prairie of Monarch Meadows. I loved the layout and I love the apartment. The only thing is that it would be more costly because they would only get assisted living. A... Read more

      Ann
    • Review of Vista Prairie of Monarch Meadows

      My mom will be moving into Vista Prairie of Monarch Meadows. The experience was excellent. What grabbed my attention most was that the staff asked a lot of questions about my mom, like things that ... Read more

      Sandy
    • Review of Vista Prairie of Monarch Meadows

      My sister will be moving into Vista Prairie at Monarch Meadows. The people were very kind and very interested in my sister. They made her feel right at home and welcomed. We toured the whole place ... Read more

      Donna
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