8 Assisted Living Facilities in Kerrville, TX

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Brookdale Guadalupe River Plaza

Provides: Assisted Living
135 Plaza Drive, Kerrville, TX 78028
"Brookdale Guadalupe River Plaza was very excellent. The staff was very nice and very informative. They showed us around the different rooms that they have, and showed us the cafeteria. We walked..." More

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River Point of Kerrville

Provides: Assisted Living
1441 Bandera Hwy, Kerrville, TX 78028
"My dad moved into River Point of Kerrville. I chose it because I personally walked through there before when my mom was alive, and I was very impressed with the staff, the whole ambience, and the..." More

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Brookdale Kerrville

Provides: Assisted Living
725 Leslie Drive, Kerrville, TX 78028
"Brookdale Kerrville was very nice. We were trying to get our sister in it. Everybody was very nice. The place was clean and well-organized. We were really impressed. We went in quite a few of the..." More

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220 Harper Assisted Residence

Provides: Assisted Living
220 Harper Rd, Kerrville, TX 78028
"Our mission is to create an affordable, home-like environment with a small number of residents and friendly caregivers that have the time and attention to devote to everyone. ..." More

Alpine Terrace

Provides: Assisted Living
746 ALPINE DR, Kerrville, TX 78028
"I went to Alpine Terrace. The place was very good, clean, and very well taken care of. Just going in, it was state-of-the-art. They had very nice facilities and accommodations. It's a very big..." More

Creekview Counseling

Provides: Assisted Living
404 Thompson Dr, Kerrville, TX 78028
"good ,friendly staff " More

Mountain Villa at Kerrville

Provides: Assisted Living
2201 Junction HWY, Kerrville, TX 78028

Serenity Gardens Personal Care

Provides: Assisted Living
600 Leslie Dr, Kerrville, TX 78028

    What to Consider About Assisted Living in Kerrville

    Kerrville, TX, is a still-partly rural town of 23,000 people in a fairly isolated part of Central Texas. Wide stretches of open land surround this city of 19 assisted living communities, where seniors can enjoy long evenings outdoors in the clear air and mild nighttime temperatures.

    Kerrville's residential care facilities are regulated as Type A long-term care communities by the Texas Department of Health and Human Services, which inspects for quality health care and safety. 

    Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Kerrville

    • The weather in Kerrville includes 32 inches of rain, 1 inch of snow and temperatures that range between 34 and 94 degrees Fahrenheit in the winter and summer averages. Seniors whose breathing issues are aggravated by dry, cold air may want to stay indoors during the cold months in Kerrville, though summers are generally hot and humid.

    • Cost of living in Kerrville is somewhat lower than is common for similar-sized cities in the United States. Seniors who shop for themselves pay just 87 percent the average for groceries here, while health care costs run to just 94 percent the national average.

    • There's no income tax in Texas, so wages and retirement income are not levied by the state. Texas does apply a sales tax of between 6.25 and 8.25 percent to most retail items, however, while a 20 cent gas tax can make driving more expensive for seniors who still have a car.

    • Crime is relatively low in Kerrville. Across most categories, violent and property crime rates are only around two-thirds the rate of similar cities in the United States.

    • Alamo Regional Transit provides paratransit services to Kerrville's seniors, local riders with disabilities and members of the general public on demand. Trips can be scheduled in advance, which travel planners at some assisted living communities are glad to do for senior residents who need to make a medical office visit or who need a day out for themselves.

    • The Kerrville area is home to world-class medical facilities, including Peterson Regional Medical Center, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.

    Paying for Assisted Living in Kerrville

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in Texas

    $4,000.00 US
    $3,647.00 Schertz
    $3,425.00 Fredericksburg
    $3,248.00 Kerrville
    $3,200.00 Horseshoe Bay
    $3,093.00 San Antonio
    $2,884.00 Boerne
    $2,646.00 Converse

    Assisted Living costs in Kerrville start around $3,248 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 Kerrville 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 Kerrville

    Low-income seniors can get help paying for their monthly assisted living costs through the STAR+PLUS program, a Medicaid waiver plan offered by the state of Texas.

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

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    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 Kerrville

    Kerrville 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 Kerrville, please visit our Assisted Living in Texas page.

    Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Kerrville

    Kerrville-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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    Assisted Living near Kerrville, TX

    Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Kerrville

    • Review of River Point of Kerrville

      My dad moved into River Point of Kerrville. I chose it because I personally walked through there before when my mom was alive, and I was very impressed with the staff, the whole ambience, and the p... Read more

    • Review of Brookdale Guadalupe River Plaza

      Brookdale Guadalupe River Plaza's staff just didn't seem as friendly and didn't seem very personal to me. I didn't like my gut feeling so I didn't choose them. Read more

    • Review of Brookdale Kerrville

      Our tour guide at Brookdale Kerrville was Theresa, and she was wonderful, very helpful, and has reached out to us more than once. The food was very average, and I really wouldn't have enjoyed it fo... Read more

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