31 Assisted Living Facilities near Macedonia, OH
Also serving communities of Sagamore Hills.
There are 31 Assisted Living Facilities in the Macedonia area, with 2 in Macedonia and 29 nearby.
The average cost of assisted living in Macedonia is $4,565 per month. This is higher than the national median of $3,465. Cheaper nearby regions include Bedford with an average starting cost of $2,257.
To help you with your search, browse the 196 reviews below for assisted living facilities in Macedonia. On average, consumers rate assisted living in Macedonia 4.3 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include Richfield with an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars.
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Top 10 Assisted Living Facilities in Macedonia, OH
What to Consider About Assisted Living in Macedonia
Macedonia, Ohio, is part of the Akron metropolitan area. Of the total population, 8.3 percent is in the 65 to 74 age range, which is a higher percentage than the state as a whole. To accommodate the senior population, there are two assisted living facilities in Macedonia and 47 in nearby areas such as Bedford, Twinsburg and Sagamore Hills. In Macedonia and the rest of the state, assisted living communities are regulated by the Ohio Department of Health. The minimum number of residents accommodated at these residential care facilities (RCFs) depends on the level of care required.
Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Macedonia
- Seniors can feel safe in Macedonia because the violent crime rate is 20.9, lower than the U.S. average of 31.1. Property crime is also substantially lower at 18.4 as compared to the national ranking of 38.1.
- The air quality in Macedonia is ranked 67 out of 100, which is better than the national ranking of 58. These statistics are based on the EPA’s National Air Toxics Assessment, which measures pollutants at the zip code level.
- Macedonia is a tax-friendly city for seniors. In this city and the rest of Ohio, Social Security benefits are tax exempt. Pension accounts are subject to taxes, but credits are available.
- Seniors in Macedonia can navigate the city and the surrounding area via public transportation. Riders 62 and over are eligible for reduced rates with valid identification.
- Macedonia winters may be harsh for seniors who enjoy the sunshine. January lows can reach 19 degrees, and there are only 167 sunny days per year in Macedonia; the U.S. average is 205 sunny days.
- Macedonia has few facilities from which to choose in the event of a medical emergency or illness, with the nearest major hospital located in Twinsburg.
Paying for Assisted Living in Macedonia
Average Monthly Costs
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Assisted Living costs in Macedonia start around $4,565 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 Macedonia 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 Macedonia
In Macedonia, as well as in the rest of Ohio, two Medicaid waivers help cover the costs of assisted living. Ohio also has a Residential State Supplement (RSS) program for eligible Macedonia seniors that also helps make expenses more manageable.
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 Macedonia
Macedonia 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 Macedonia, please visit our Assisted Living in Ohio page.
Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Macedonia
Macedonia-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.
Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Macedonia
Review of American House Macedonia
The hook promises lots! It’s a beautiful facility. The communication is terrible. My dad was there 4 days and we never had anything communicated to us. I called randomly on the 5 th night and was t... Read more
Review of Summit Point
Summit Point is beautiful. It was excellent. The person who helped me during the visit was Sherry, I think, and she was very helpful. We had lunch there and the food was very good. The dining area ... Read more
Review of American House Macedonia
We had a brief visit with Vista Springs. It was clean, and service oriented. We would have considered them, but they would not accept Medicaid. They had rooms available and they were comparable. Read more