47 Assisted Living Facilities near Strongsville, OH
There are 47 Assisted Living Facilities in the Strongsville area, with 5 in Strongsville and 42 nearby.
The average cost of assisted living in Strongsville is $4,295 per month. This is higher than the national median of $3,500. Cheaper nearby regions include Middleburg Heights with an average starting cost of $3,000.
To help you with your search, browse the 212 reviews below for assisted living facilities in Strongsville. On average, consumers rate assisted living in Strongsville 4.5 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include Brunswick with an average rating of 4.9 out of 5 stars.
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Top 10 Assisted Living Facilities in Strongsville, OH
What to Consider About Assisted Living in Strongsville
John Strong founded Strongsville, OH, in the early 19th century, and in 1821 he sold the large downtown commons to the city fathers for just $1. Today, Strongsville has grown well beyond its original boundaries and contains 64 assisted living communities. Seniors who live in these communities get room and board for their monthly payments, as well as help with bathing, dressing and other activities of daily living (ADLs). All of Ohio's assisted living communities are regulated by Ohio Department of Health’s Office of Health Assurance and Licensing, which regularly inspects and enforces standards for properties across the state.
Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Strongsville
- Strongsville is part of the Cleveland metro area, and it shares much of Cleveland's weather. Here, winter lows drop to 20 degrees Fahrenheit, while summer highs reach 86 degrees Fahrenheit. Strongsville gets around 39 inches of rain a year, which can raise pollen and cause seasonal issues for seniors with allergies and asthma.
- The cost of living in Strongsville is somewhat higher than the national average. Seniors can expect to pay higher-than-average prices for things like groceries and health care.
- Taxes in Ohio can run from 0.495 to 4.997 percent. On top of this, local income tax in Ohio can run from 0 to 3 percent. Seniors who receive SSI and some types of retirement income may be exempt from both state and local taxes.
Crime rates are very low in Strongsville. Across almost all categories, this quiet suburb posts numbers close to one-third of the national crime rates.
- Public transportation in Strongsville is in the hands of the Greater Cleveland Regional Transit Authority (GCRTA). This service offers discount fares for seniors, and aging citizens who live in Strongsville can access the network from local stop 451, east of Pearl Rd.
- The Strongsville area is home to world-class medical facilities, including Southwest General Strongsville Medical Center, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
Paying for Assisted Living in Strongsville
Average Monthly Costs
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Assisted Living costs in Strongsville start around $4,295 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 Strongsville 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 Strongsville
Seniors in Ohio who need help paying assisted living costs can take advantage of Ohio's residential state supplement program, as well as the Assisted Living Waiver, which is a part of the state's Medicaid program.
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 Strongsville
Strongsville 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 Strongsville, please visit our Assisted Living in Ohio page.
Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Strongsville
Strongsville-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.
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Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Strongsville
Review of Vitalia Senior Residences at Strongsville
When we walked into Vitalia Senior Residences at Strongsville, it was like a five-star hotel. The assisted living rooms were like apartments that had wreaths hung out on their doors, and it was ver... Read more
Review of Cardinal Court Assisted Living and Memory Care
We went to see the assisted living at Cardinal Court Assisted Living and Memory Care, but the sign on the front of the place said 'Alzheimer's'. So, I think they specialize more in memory care, but... Read more
Review of Cardinal Court Assisted Living and Memory Care
My father moved into Cardinal Court. We like it. He seems fine. The staff is very caring and very patient. They have the residents' best interests in mind. The food is actually good because I was t... Read more