3 Assisted Living Facilities near Needville, TX
There are 3 Assisted Living Facilities in the Needville area, with 2 in Needville and 1 nearby.
The average cost of assisted living in Needville is $4,200 per month. This is higher than the national median of $3,400. Cheaper nearby regions include Richmond with an average starting cost of $3,310.
To help you with your search, browse the 3 reviews below for assisted living facilities in Needville. Better rated regions include Richmond with an average rating of 4.1 out of 5 stars.
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2 Assisted Living Facilities in Needville, TX
1 Assisted Living Facility near Needville, TX
What to Consider About Assisted Living in Needville
Needville, Texas, is a tiny community located in the greater Houston metro area. Residents enjoy special events like the annual golf tournament or the Brisket and Bake Sale held in the quaint downtown square. Needville's population is just over 3,000, 18% of whom are seniors aged 65 and older. Many of these seniors will need housing in an assisted living facility. To accommodate them, Needville is home to two assisted living facilities, with dozens more in the nearby Houston area.
Assisted living facilities are regulated by the Texas Department of Health and Senior Services in Needville and throughout the state. Facilities are issued licenses based on the level of care that residents need, specifically assistance evacuating in an emergency and overnight supervision. Assisted living facilities are considered the more independent, Type A facilities.
Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Needville
Cost of living in Needville is 14 compared to the U.S. average of 100. Housing costs are twenty points lower, which may make the operating costs, and thus fees, of assisted living facilities less than in other parts of Texas. This may be important to seniors on a budget.
- Texas has no state income tax, which may free up a little more money for seniors to pay for assisted living. Income derived from Social Security and retirement accounts is also exempt.
Needville's climate includes hot summers with highs regularly in the high 90s, sometimes offset by breezes from the nearby Gulf of Mexico. Winters are mild with no snow, which may bring relief to seniors with certain health conditions.
- Needville is served by the Houston Metro light rail and bus lines. Seniors over 65 and those with a qualifying disability may be eligible for reduced rates.
- Needville is home to world-class medical facilities, including Memorial Hermann Hospital Needville and Oak Bend Medical Center Jacksonville Street Hospital, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
- Needville, as a suburb of Houston, is a member of the AARP Network of Age-Friendly Communities, meaning that its elected leadership “has made the commitment to actively work toward making their town, city or county a great place for people of all ages,” according to AARP.
Note: Data reported on this page was updated in 2019 and based on the latest 2018 figures.
Paying for Assisted Living in Needville
Average Monthly Costs
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Assisted Living costs in Needville start around $4,200 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 Needville 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 Needville
Seniors in Texas may be eligible for the STAR+PLUS program, open to those who receive Medicaid, Medicare, or Social Security. The Texas Department of Health and Human Services executes this program; however, it has a limit for enrollees and is not available in all areas of 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 Needville
Needville 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 Needville, please visit our Assisted Living in Texas page.
Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Needville
Needville-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.