Cibolo, Texas, is part of the greater San Antonio-New Braunfels metro area, a family-friendly suburb located on the northeast outskirts of the metro area. Outdoor enthusiasts have plenty of options to enjoy the long, warm, Texas summers, including Crescent Bend Nature Park. The San Antonio Riverwalk and the historic Alamo are also popular spots for residents and visitors alike. The population of Cibolo is 31,000, but only 8% of these people are seniors aged 65 and older. Many of these individuals may be considering transitioning into one of the area’s many assisted living communities. 

Assisted living communities are group homes designed for seniors who are unable to continue living independently in their own homes. Trained, compassionate caretakers are available night and day to help with personal needs such as bathing and grooming, mobility and lifts, light medical care and medication management. These communities also provide meals and scheduled activities throughout the week, as well as community gathering spaces. The average monthly cost for Cibolo assisted living is $3,599

This guide covers the costs for assisted living and other elder care options, and it provides free resources for seniors and their families, as well as more information about the city of Cibolo. 

Directory of Assisted Living Facilities in Cibolo, TX

The Brooks of Cibolo

816 Everyday Way, Cibolo, TX, 78108

My mother has lived at The Brooks since they opened in May, overall she has received great care. There has been a few hiccups that they fixed right away. Staff is very attentive to my mother’s needs … (read more)
My mother has lived at The Brooks since they opened in May, overall she has received great care. There has been a few hiccups that they fixed right away. Staff is very attentive to my mother’s needs … (read more)

Casa Care Assisted Living

224 Grooms Rd, Cibolo, TX, 78108


Esplanade Gardens

10790 Toepperwein Rd, Converse, TX, 78109

Esplanade Gardens is located in Converse, Texas, near I-35 and close to hospitals and medical offices, restaurants and shopping venues. Residents and family members give the facility excellent reviews … (read more)
Esplanade Gardens is located in Converse, Texas, near I-35 and close to hospitals and medical offices, restaurants and shopping venues. Residents and family members give the facility excellent reviews … (read more)

Elmcroft of Windcrest

6849 Crestway, San Antonio, TX, 78239

Elmcroft of Windcrest is located in Schertz, Texas, a short drive away from Live Oak’s Main City Park and Interstate 35, northeast of San Antonio. The community is settled in a residential neighborh … (read more)
Elmcroft of Windcrest is located in Schertz, Texas, a short drive away from Live Oak’s Main City Park and Interstate 35, northeast of San Antonio. The community is settled in a residential neighborh … (read more)

Legacy at Forest Ridge

5001 Schertz Parkway, Schertz, TX, 78154

Legacy at Forest Ridge is located in Schertz, Texas, near Forest Ridge Park and Interstate 35. Relatives have said the staff is passionate about providing the best possible care to the residents. Gues … (read more)
Legacy at Forest Ridge is located in Schertz, Texas, near Forest Ridge Park and Interstate 35. Relatives have said the staff is passionate about providing the best possible care to the residents. Gues … (read more)

Sodalis at Garden Ridge

19095 FM 2252, San Antonio, TX, 78266

Sodalis at Garden Ridge is a home-style assisted living and memory care facility located close to northern San Antonio, Texas. The secure community is surrounded by lush landscaping and has a 24-hour … (read more)
Sodalis at Garden Ridge is a home-style assisted living and memory care facility located close to northern San Antonio, Texas. The secure community is surrounded by lush landscaping and has a 24-hour … (read more)

Serenity Oaks Assisted Living And Memory Care

6684 Randolph Blvd, Live Oak, TX, 78233

I chose Serenity Oaks Assisted Living and Memory Care for my wife. The owner showed me around and did a very good job of that. I found the people there were very friendly, and the nursing care staff w … (read more)
I chose Serenity Oaks Assisted Living and Memory Care for my wife. The owner showed me around and did a very good job of that. I found the people there were very friendly, and the nursing care staff w … (read more)

New Haven Assisted Living and Memory Care – Schertz

2300 FM 3009, Schertz, TX, 78154

New Haven Assisted Living and Memory Care-Schertz is located in Schertz, Texas, a suburb of boomtown San Antonio. Housing options at this facility include studio and two-bedroom apartments with kitche … (read more)
New Haven Assisted Living and Memory Care-Schertz is located in Schertz, Texas, a suburb of boomtown San Antonio. Housing options at this facility include studio and two-bedroom apartments with kitche … (read more)


Miramar Home Care

8662 Gavel Drive, Converse, TX, 78109



What to Consider About Assisted Living in Cibolo

The Texas Department of Health licenses and regulates nursing homes in Cibolo. Each facility must meet certain standards of cleanliness and accessibility, and the staff must have correct and current certifications and training. To retain their licenses, assisted living communities must pass regular inspections. 

Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Cibolo

  • The overall cost of living is just 2.9% above the national average. Health care, however, is 14.9% higher than the national average, which some seniors on a budget may wish to consider.  
  • Cibolo’s long, hot summers may be comfortable for so-called snowbirds and people who have health conditions aggravated by colder weather. The city has July highs of 94 degrees and 223 days of sunshine per year, compared to the national average of 205. Winters have no snow, and January sees low temperatures of 40 degrees. 
  • Cibolo, as part of the greater San Antonio metro area, is a member of the AARP Network of Liveable Cities, a designation that notes how senior-friendly a particular community is, including the availability of resources and accessibility. 
  • The air and water quality in Cibolo are both above the U.S. average, with a water quality rating of 88 out of 100 and an air quality rating of 69 out of 100. The national averages for air and water are 55 out of 100 and 58 out of 100, respectively. 
  • Seniors may feel more secure in Cibolo due to very low crime rates. Violent crime rates are just 8.7, compared to the national average of 22.7, while property crimes are 20.4, compared to 35.4 for the nation overall. 
  • Texas seniors receive a homestead exemption under Texas law, and the state doesn’t levy a state income tax, which puts a little more money in the pockets of Cibolo seniors. 

Paying for Assisted Living in Cibolo

The average monthly cost for assisted living in Cibolo is $3,599, which is considerably less than the Texas average of $3,998, and even lower than the national average of $4,300, according to the Genworth Financial Cost of Care Survey 2020

The Cost of Nursing Home Care in Nearby Cities

Cibolo’s costs for assisted living are lower than those of many other large Texas metro areas. Dallas, in the northern part of the state, runs nearly $1,000 more than Cibolo, at $4,400 per month for assisted living. Austin, the state’s capital, is also considerably more expensive than Cibolo, at $4,250 per month. Nearby College Station is $5,355 per month, while MIdland, far to the west, is $5,250. 

$3599

Cibolo

$3998

Texas

$4300

The United Statess

$4400

Dallas

$4250

Austin

$5355

College Station

$5250

Midland

The Cost of Other Types of Senior Care

Assisted living isn’t the only choice of long-term care for Cibolo residents. Adult day health care offers many of the same amenities and services as assisted living, but is considerably less per month at $795, and seniors return to their own homes at night. Some individuals may choose to age in place in their own homes, hiring a home health care aide for $4,385 to help with light medical care or homemaker services at $4,290 per month. Nursing home care is the most expensive option at $5,338 for a semi-private room and $6,737 for a private one. 

$4290

Homemaker Services

$4385

Home Health Aide

$795

Adult Day Health Care

$3599

Assisted Living Facility

$5338

Nursing Home Facility (semiprivate room)

$6737

Nursing Home Facility (private room)

Note: Data for Cibolo was unavailable, so data for the nearest city, San Antonio, was used instead. 

Financial Assistance for Assisted Living in Cibolo

The Texas Department of Health and Human Services can help seniors find assisted living homes in Cibolo, Texas, within their budget and that provide the level of care they require. Those with Medicaid, Medicare or SSI income, may be eligible for assisted living financing. The STAR+PLUS serves specific areas of the state, providing an alternative to nursing facility placement and covering the cost of assisted living.

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

Financial Assistance for Assisted Living in Cibolo

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 Texas page.

Free Assisted Living Resources in Cibolo

The community of Cibolo offers many free resources for seniors and their families, from financial planning to nutrition and assistance accessing Medicaid and Social Security benefits. Caretakers and loved ones of seniors also have resources available to them, such as caregiver training and respite services. 

ResourceContactDescription
Office of the Long-Term Care Ombudsman(800) 252-2412The Long Term Care Ombudsman agency is a resource for seniors living in assisted living. Seniors may receive assistance finding the right community for their needs, with a fair assessment from Ombudsmen. Seniors living in long-term care homes can also file complaints with this agency, which then finds the appropriate oversight agency to address the complaints.
Alamo Area Agency on Aging(210) 362-5200The regional Agency on Aging administers several programs to help area seniors maintain their independence and enhance their lives. Nutrition education and meal delivery programs help seniors stay properly nourished, while other programs address topics pertinent to the elderly, including how to spot internet fraud, fall prevention, financial planning, and how to report elder abuse or neglect.
San Antonio Disabled American Veterans(210) 699-5064The city’s DAV is an organization that helps disabled military veterans obtain the health care and pensions they’re entitled to. Some transportation to VA clinics may be provided, along with volunteer escorts if needed. The agency also helps veterans file claims and appeal decisions with the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs. Volunteers also visit residents in long-term care homes, including assisted living.
San Antonio Senior Services(210) 207-8198The metro area’s Senior Services agency operates many programs for seniors, including a nutrition and meal planning education program, transportation for seniors, and assistance applying for government benefits. Several social programs help seniors meet new friends and engage in their favorite activities.
AGE of Central Texas Health Equipment Lending Program(512) 451-4611Many assisted living communities don’t provide private durable medical equipment for residents, and often, insurance plans don’t cover things such as mobility aids or shower chairs. This organization lends durable medical equipment to seniors at no charge, based on their needs.

Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Cibolo

Cibolo-area assisted living communities must adhere to the comprehensive set of state laws and regulations that all assisted living communities in Texas are required to follow. Visit our Assisted Living in Texas page for more information about these laws.

Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Cibolo