37 Assisted Living Facilities near Victoria, MN
There are 37 Assisted Living Facilities in the Victoria area, with 2 in Victoria and 35 nearby.
To help you with your search, browse the 107 reviews below for assisted living facilities in Victoria. On average, consumers rate assisted living in Victoria 4.0 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include Mound with an average rating of 5.0 out of 5 stars.
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Top 10 Assisted Living Facilities in Victoria, MN
What to Consider About Assisted Living in Victoria
Surrounded by lakes, Victoria, Minnesota, is located about 20 miles west of the Wisconsin border and is known as The City of Lakes and Parks. The city prides itself on its rich history and thriving community of 7,345 residents, 8.5% of whom are seniors, and is dedicated to providing a "liveable, inclusive and connected community" for all of its residents.
Victoria has two assisted living facilities available for seniors who may require help with daily living activities, with an additional 34 facilities located in nearby areas. These facilities, known as Class A and Class F facilities in all of Minnesota including Victoria, are required to register annually with the Department of Health.
Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Victoria
- Victoria’s overall cost of living is 142.9, significantly higher than both the state average of 106.3 and the national average of 100. Seniors can expect to pay less for healthcare and groceries, which are both below the averages at 92.9 and 84.4, respectively. However, they can expect to pay more for transportation, which is higher than the state and national averages at 130.7, something area seniors who don’t drive their own vehicles may want to keep in mind.
- Minnesota partially taxes Social Security benefits and fully taxes both retirement savings account withdrawals and pensions, something that could impact seniors with tight budgets.
- The Victoria area has few facilities from which to choose in the event of a medical emergency or illness, with the nearest major hospital located in Maple Grove.
- On a 100-point scale where higher numbers indicate better air quality, Victoria has a score of 72, higher than the national average of 58, which could make this city an ideal retirement location for seniors with respiratory conditions.
- Victoria’s low crime rates may help area seniors feel safer at home and when traveling the city. The city has a violent crime rate of 6 and a property crime rate of 17.5, both considerably lower than the respective U.S. averages of 22.7 and 35.4.
- Victoria has a comfortable summer climate where temperatures reach 83 degrees and a chilly winter climate where temperatures drop down as low as 4 degrees. This city might be ideal for seniors who dislike muggy summer temperatures and who don’t mind the cold winters.
Note: Data reported on this page was updated in 2019 and based on the latest 2018 figures.
Paying for Assisted Living in Victoria
Average Monthly Costs
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Assisted Living costs in Victoria start around $0 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 Victoria 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 Victoria
Low-income Victoria seniors may be able to get financial assistance with their assisted living expenses through one of Minnesota’s three programs: the Elderly Waiver, the Community Access for Disability Inclusion (CADI) Waiver and the MSC+ & MSHO program.
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 Victoria
Victoria 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 Victoria, please visit our Assisted Living in Minnesota page.
Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Victoria
Victoria-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.
Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Victoria
Review of Emerald Crest of Shakopee
Emerald Crest of Shakopee was my second choice. It would be adequate for my brother. I met one accommodating lady who gave me the directions and showed me around. They had a library and a very larg... Read more
Review of Emerald Crest of Shakopee
We found Emerald Crest for my parent. They were very nice and very friendly. The rooms were good. The dining room was very nice. They had activities going on when we were there. Overall, the facili... Read more