5 Assisted Living Facilities near Cleburne, TX
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There are 5 Assisted Living Facilities in the Cleburne area, with 3 in Cleburne and 2 nearby.
The average cost of assisted living in Cleburne is $2,691 per month. This is lower than the national median of $3,500.
To help you with your search, browse the 26 reviews below for assisted living facilities in Cleburne. On average, consumers rate assisted living in Cleburne 4.3 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include Keene with an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars.
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Top 5 Assisted Living Facilities in Cleburne, TX
What to Consider About Assisted Living in Cleburne
Cleburne, Texas, is a small community about an hour's drive from Dallas. The town is rich in Texas history, as part of the Chisolm Trail and currently home to Lake Cleburne, a popular outdoor destination. The population of Cleburne is 30,700, 15% of whom are seniors 65 and older. This is an age group where people often need accommodations in one of the area's assisted living facilities, of which Cleburne has 3.
In Cleburne, assisted living facilities are licensed and regulated by the Texas Department of Health and Human Services. Licenses are based on the residents' care level needs and supervision requirements.
Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Cleburne
- The cost of living in Cleburne is 97.7, just under the U.S. baseline of 100. Housing costs are significantly lower, at 65.7 compared to 100. Housing costs may affect the cost of operations for assisted living facilities; in this case, fees may be lower due to lower overhead for the care center.
- Weather in Cleburne means mild winters, with January highs in the low 40s and little snow. Summers, however, are long and hot, with July high temperatures in the high 90s. Seniors with arthritis or other skeletal issues may find relief in the warmer weather.
- The City of Cleburne provides an Interurban Transportation Service for Johnson County residents and those in the city itself. This bus line terminates in Fort Worth, and seniors may be eligible for reduced rates.
Violent crime rates in Cleburne are 16.2, compared to the U.S. average of 22.7. Property crimes are higher, at 41.2 compared to the national average of 35.4. Seniors are advised to use caution when out and about in the community.
- The Cleburne area is home to world-class medical facilities, including Texas Health Cleburne hospital branch, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
- The state of Texas does not levy a state income tax, including income derived from Social Security benefits and withdrawals from retirement accounts. The extra money may be helpful to seniors on a tight budget.
Note: Data reported on this page was updated in 2019 and based on the latest 2018 figures.
Paying for Assisted Living in Cleburne
Average Monthly Costs
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Assisted Living costs in Cleburne start around $2,873 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 Cleburne 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 Cleburne
Texas offers a Medicaid Waiver, called the STAR+PLUS program. It's available for Cleburne seniors who have Medicaid, Medicare or receive Social Security benefits, but it may not be available in all areas fo the state.
Learn more about these programs, plus who’s eligible, on our Assisted Living in Texas 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 Texas page.
Free Assisted Living Resources in Cleburne
Cleburne 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 Cleburne, please visit our Assisted Living in Texas page.
Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Cleburne
Cleburne-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.
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Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Cleburne
Review of Santa Fe Trails Assisted Living & Memory Care
A great assisted living community. Very clean environment and friendly staff! Highly recommend! Read more
Review of Wren Place
Overall, Wren Place has been excellent. They have adequate staff, quality service, the food's good, and the place is nice and clean. Right now, I don't have anything to say about it at all. It's pr... Read more
Review of Wren Place
My mother has been a resident of Wren Place over a year. Wren Place feels like home. The staff is loving and caring of all their residents. Families are always welcome and invited to special event... Read more