9 Assisted Living Facilities near Waxahachie, TX

Top 5 Assisted Living Facilities in Waxahachie, TX

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Brookdale Waxahachie

Provides: Assisted Living
2250 Brown Street, Waxahachie, TX 75165
"Brookdale Waxahachie was very pleasant, and everyone was very sweet. The staff was very informative, courteous, and helpful. They had transportation. I liked the rooms because they were a good..." More

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Buffalo Creek

Provides: Assisted Living
1329 Brown St., Waxahachie, TX 75165
"My husband has been a resident at Buffalo Creek Assisted Living for 1.5 years. He needed a facility that offered safety for walking and we discovered that and much more...it has a wonderful..." More

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Covenant Place of Waxahachie

Provides: Assisted Living
401 Solon Road, Waxahachie, TX 75165
"Covenant Place of Waxahachie is a fantastic place. The lady in charge did everything that she could possibly do. They had an exercise activity. I can't say anything bad about it." More

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Midtowne Assisted Living and Memory Care

Provides: Assisted Living
910 South 9th Street, Midlothian, TX 76065
"Midtowne Assisted Living and Memory Care was very nice. The apartments were very clean and very nice. The person during the tour was exceptional. The dining area was nice." More

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Brookdale Ennis

Provides: Assisted Living
2500 Yorkstown Drive, Ennis, TX 75119
"Brookdale Ennis is very nice. The staff is very nice and very professional. It's a great place, and it's very clean." More

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A Daughter's Care - Cedarbrook House

Provides: Assisted Living
1237 Cedarbrook Trail, Lancaster, TX 75146
"A Daughter's Care - Cedarbrook House is a wonderful facility. The owner or the head administrator, Ms. Davis, was very caring and she did us a walkthrough and took that kind of time out to explain..." More

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Elshadai Care Home

Provides: Assisted Living
1225 Nutting Street, Cedar Hill, TX 75104
"At Elshadai Care Home our goal is to provide our residents with everything to make them feel completely at home. Through compassionate, meticulous assistive care and supportive services, we are..." More

Arabella of Red Oak

Provides: Assisted Living
200 Washington Street, Red Oak, TX 75154
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Springbrook House Assisted Living LLC

Provides: Assisted Living
824 Clearwater Drive, Midlothian, TX 76065
"Kept very clean and maintanced.... Residence get exercise and groomed frequently. Well fed and treated with dignity. Not to many residence so get more personal time. Guest welcome." More

    What to Consider About Assisted Living in Waxahachie

    Waxahachie is a southern suburb in the Dallas, Texas, metroplex. The small community is known for its Richardson Romanesque courthouse and restored Victorian and Queen Anne houses. The population of Waxahachie is 33,240, 13% of whom are seniors 65 years and older. This population may need to transition into an assisted living facility as they age. In order to accommodate these seniors, there are the facilities in Waxahachie and five more nearby. 

    In Waxahachie, as in all of Texas, assisted living communities are licensed and regulated by the state's Department of Health and Human Services.

    Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Waxahachie

    • Weather in Waxahachie includes long, hot summers, with July high temperatures reaching into the 90s. Winters are mild, with little snow and January lows in the high 30s. While seniors with health conditions aggravated by cold weather may find relief here, those sensitive to high heat might be uncomfortable.  
    • The cost of living in Waxahachie is 110.2, compared to the US average of 100. This is one of the more affordable Dallas suburbs, which is something that seniors on a budget may wish to consider. 
    • Violent crime rates in Waxahachie are lower than the national average, 13 compared to the US average of 22.7. Property crimes, however, are higher, rating at 40.1 compared to a US average of 35.4. While much of the property crime in the community is car break-ins and petty theft, seniors are still advised to use caution, especially when venturing into Dallas proper. 
    • Waxahachie residents are serviced by the Dallas Area Regional Transit (DART) system. It offers reduced rates for seniors aged 65 and over. 
    • The Waxahachie area is home to world-class medical facilities, including Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - Waxahachie, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
    • Waxahachie, as a suburb of Dallas, 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 Waxahachie

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in Texas

    $4,000.00 US
    $3,800.00 Midlothian
    $3,381.00 Waxahachie
    $3,231.00 Grand Prairie
    $3,150.00 Mansfield
    $2,848.00 Cedar Hill
    $2,670.00 Desoto
    $2,312.00 Lancaster

    Assisted Living costs in Waxahachie start around $3,381 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 Waxahachie 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 Waxahachie

    Seniors in Waxahachie may be eligible for assisted living placement services from the Texas Department of Health and Human Services, depending on the individual's budget and the level of care required. Seniors who receive  Medicaid, Medicare or SSI income, may also be eligible for assisted living financing. This STAR+PLUS program is available in specific areas of the state and includes partial payment for assisted living. 

    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 Waxahachie

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

    Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Waxahachie

    Waxahachie-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 Waxahachie, TX

    Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Waxahachie

    • Review of Buffalo Creek

      My husband has been a resident at Buffalo Creek Assisted Living for 1.5 years. He needed a facility that offered safety for walking and we discovered that and much more...it has a wonderful manag... Read more

      A Grateful Spouse
    • Review of Buffalo Creek

      My husband is doing OK in Buffalo Creek. It is very clean everywhere. They have bingo, country ride, popcorn and movies, fruit and vegetable dip, puzzles, and courtyard where you can go outside. Th... Read more

    • Review of Covenant Place of Waxahachie

      My mother is in Covenant Place of Waxahachie. They're very nice to her. It's a nice place, it's very clean, and they take care of the residents really well. I have no complaints. A lot of the peopl... Read more

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