125 Assisted Living Facilities near Cypress, TX
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There are 125 Assisted Living Facilities in the Cypress area, with 8 in Cypress and 117 nearby.
The average cost of assisted living in Cypress is $4,620 per month. This is higher than the national median of $3,500. Cheaper nearby regions include Tomball with an average starting cost of $3,600.
To help you with your search, browse the 665 reviews below for assisted living facilities in Cypress. On average, consumers rate assisted living in Cypress 4.5 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include Bellaire with an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars.
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Top 10 Assisted Living Facilities in Cypress, TX
What to Consider About Assisted Living in Cypress
Situated approximately 25 miles northwest of Houston, Cypress is home to the Berry Center, a state-of-the-art entertainment and sports venue, as well as a thriving population of retirees. Altogether, about 10 percent of residents here are 65 years of age or older. Those who are considering assisted living have 112 facilities from which to choose in the Cypress area, including six in the city limits and 106 more in surrounding communities. The Texas Department of Health and Human Services licenses and regulates all of these communities as Assisted Living Facilities (ALFs).
Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Cypress
- Seniors in Cypress can benefit from several tax breaks, including not having to pay state income tax. Retirement income in Texas is not taxed either, which may allow retirees' more room in their budgets for assisted living costs.
- While winters in Cypress tend to be mild, with an average low temperature of 41 degrees, summers may be uncomfortably hot for some seniors, with high July temperatures in the 90s.
- The Cypress area is home to world-class medical facilities, including North Cypress Medical Center, Memorial Hermann Cypress Hospital, and Cypress Fairbanks Medical Center Hospital, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
- The crime rate in Cypress is around the national average and slightly below the Texas state average, with a rate of 15 crimes per 1,000 residents. Seniors seeking additional peace of mind may be able to install their own security cameras at the assisted living facility of their choice.
- Cypress has a cost of living that is 20 percent above the national average and 18 percent above the Texas state average, which may mean that seniors will have to stretch their budgets further to pay for assisted living services.
- When it comes to air quality for seniors, Cypress receives a rating of 64 on a scale of one to 100, which is slightly better than the U.S. average of 58.
Paying for Assisted Living in Cypress
Average Monthly Costs
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Assisted Living costs in Cypress start around $4,620 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 Cypress 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 Cypress
Eligible seniors who are age 65 or older or disabled may qualify for financial aid through the Texas Health and Human Services Commission's Medicaid waiver program, which is known as STAR+PLUS.
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 Cypress
Cypress 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 Cypress, please visit our Assisted Living in Texas page.
Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Cypress
Cypress-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.
Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Cypress
Review of Avanti Senior Living at Towne Lake
My mother has moved into Avanti Senior Living at Towne Lake. First off, it is beautiful, and their one-bedroom apartment, the bigger one, because they have a little one, has a very nice size for on... Read more
Review of Spring Cypress
Spring Cypress was a very beautiful facility. The staff was very sweet accommodating, and they provided us with lots of information. Read more
Review of Cypress Assisted Living 2
Excellent facility! Clean and caring! I recommend this company! Amazing people! Read more