34 Assisted Living Facilities near Austintown, OH
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There are 34 Assisted Living Facilities in the Austintown area, with 3 in Austintown and 31 nearby.
The average cost of assisted living in Austintown is $3,210 per month. This is lower than the national median of $3,400. Cheaper nearby regions include Niles with an average starting cost of $2,985.
To help you with your search, browse the 103 reviews below for assisted living facilities in Austintown. On average, consumers rate assisted living in Austintown 3.8 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include Niles with an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars.
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3 Assisted Living Facilities in Austintown, OH
31 Assisted Living Facilities near Austintown, OH
What to Consider About Assisted Living in Austintown
Austintown, located in northeastern Ohio, was founded in 1793 and named after a local judge, Calvin Austin. Today, the city has plenty to do for the area’s seniors, including activities at the 5,592-person senior community, visiting the race course, taking in the scenery at Mill Creek Metroparks or taking in some nostalgia at the old grist mill.
When Austintown's seniors need help with personal care, they can find help at one of the three assisted living facilities located within the city, or in 31 additional facilities located in nearby communities such as Poland, Warren and Niles. In Austintown, as is the case in all of Ohio, assisted living facilities are governed by the Ohio Department of Health and are known as residential care facilities.
Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Austintown
- The Austintown area has no facilities from which to choose in the event of a medical emergency or illness, with the nearest major hospital located in Beachwood.
- The violent crime rate in Austintown is 14.6, almost half of the national average of 22.7. The property crime rate, however, is 37.3, less than two points higher than the national average of 35.4. Although the property crime rate in the city is not alarming, it’s always a good idea to ask about security protocols when touring assisted living facilities.
- The air quality rating in Austintown is 63, five points higher than the national average of 58, which could make the city more appealing to seniors with respiratory or cardiovascular conditions.
- Social Security income is not taxed in Ohio, which might be good news for Austintown seniors with tight assisted living budgets.
- The cost of living in Austintown is 77.8, lower than both the Ohio average of 87.7 and the U.S. average of 100, which could appeal to seniors with tight assisted living budgets.
Summer highs in Austintown reach 83 degrees in July, and winter lows drop to 18 in January. The city receives 38 inches of rain per year, on par with the national average; and it also receives 43 inches of snow each year, which is almost twice the national average of 28 inches. Seniors may want to ensure that prospective facilities have individual climate controls in resident rooms.
Note: Data on this page was updated in 2019 and based on the latest 2018 figures.
Paying for Assisted Living in Austintown
Average Monthly Costs
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Assisted Living costs in Austintown start around $3,210 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 Austintown 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 Austintown
Ohio has two programs that might be able to offer financial support to Austintown seniors who need help with assisted living costs. These programs are called the Assisted Living Waiver Program and MyCare Ohio.
Learn more about these programs, plus who’s eligible, on our Assisted Living in Ohio 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 Ohio page.
Free Assisted Living Resources in Austintown
Austintown 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 Austintown, please visit our Assisted Living in Ohio page.
Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Austintown
Austintown-area assisted living communities must adhere to the comprehensive set of state laws and regulations that all assisted living communities in Ohio are required to follow. Visit our Assisted Living in Ohio page for more information about these laws.
Other Options in Austintown, OH
Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Austintown
Review of Briarfield Manor
When visiting I found my grandmother to be uncared-for and unchanged from the night before at 1 in the afternoon, including an adult diaper. I escalated this to the nursing director who failed to f... Read more
Review of Victoria House
We got our mother in Victoria House, and we're very pleased with it. They seem to be doing a good job, and she's doing as well as possible. The facility is very nice. She's a wanderer, so she's in ... Read more
Review of Briarfield Manor
My father has been in this facility 3 times over the past 6 or 7 years, with broken hip, knee surgery, And stroke, and i can say that each time they have worked hard and provided excellent com... Read more