53 Assisted Living Facilities near Midvale, UT
There are 53 Assisted Living Facilities in the Midvale area, with 2 in Midvale and 51 nearby.
The average cost of assisted living in Midvale is $2,425 per month. This is lower than the national median of $3,480.
To help you with your search, browse the 463 reviews below for assisted living facilities in Midvale. On average, consumers rate assisted living in Midvale 4.4 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include Cedar Hills with an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars.
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Top 10 Assisted Living Facilities in Midvale, UT
What to Consider About Assisted Living in Midvale
Midvale, located in the north-central region of Utah, is home to the popular Midvale Harvest Days, a celebration that draws hundreds of residents and visitors annually. The city has a population of a little over 33,000 people, about 8 percent of whom are aged 65 and over.
To support the local senior population, the Midvale region has 52 assisted living facilities, including two in the city proper. There are two types of assisted living facilities in Utah, including Type I facilities, for those who are capable of exiting a facility independently, and Type II facilities, for those who would require assistance in the event of an evacuation. These facilities are licensed by the Department of Health.
Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Midvale
- Utah is among the few states that tax Social Security benefits, and all other types of retirement income are subject to a flat five percent tax rate. To offset this expense, seniors may claim a small deduction, which may help leave more money toward assisted living expenses in Midvale.
- While Midvale's overall cost of living is a little over 15 percent higher than the national average, it is on par with the statewide average. Home costs, including buying and renting, are a little lower than the state average, and grocery and utility expenses are a little below the state median and about 10 percent below the national median, which may offset other expenses for seniors on a budget.
Safety in Midvale is rated 4 out of 100, indicating that the city is safer than 4 percent of cities of all sizes in the United States. When compared only to similarly sized cities, Midvale's combined property and violent crime rates are considerably higher than average. Seniors who enjoy their independence may want to ensure that they keep their belongings secure and are always aware of their surroundings.
- Midvale's air quality is very poor, which may be a concern for seniors with conditions like asthma or COPD. Salt Lake County was given an F for both ozone pollution and short-term particle pollution from the American Lung Association.
- The Midvale area is home to world-class medical facilities, including Greenwood Health Center, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
- Public transportation in Midvale is provided courtesy of UTA, which operates a shuttle service in the region. Seniors enjoy a reduced fare on all rides.
Paying for Assisted Living in Midvale
Average Monthly Costs
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Assisted Living costs in Midvale start around $2,525 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 Midvale 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 Midvale
Midvale seniors who qualify for Medicaid may have services in assisted living facilities paid for under the Medicaid New Choices 1915(c) Waiver program.
Learn more about these programs, plus who’s eligible, on our Assisted Living in Utah 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 Utah page.
Free Assisted Living Resources in Midvale
Midvale 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 Midvale, please visit our Assisted Living in Utah page.
The 10 Best Assisted Living Communities in Midvale Area
Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Midvale
Midvale-area assisted living communities must adhere to the comprehensive set of state laws and regulations that all assisted living communities in Utah are required to follow. Visit our Assisted Living in Utah page for more information about these laws.
Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Midvale
Review of Harmony Hills at Midvale
My mother is in Harmony Hills at Midvale. She was here for 5 days before she went to the hospital, and we just got back for a few days, and she's in hospice. They've been pretty good in accommodati... Read more
Review of Canyon Creek Senior Living
My mother is in Canyon Creek Senior Living. I don't have any complaints so far. The staff has been very polite and very cordial. They've addressed any concerns we've had very promptly. You always s... Read more
Review of Harmony Hills at Midvale
The building is new and attractive. It was too cold for my mom and they kept the heat near 70 in the dining and activities areas. The staff is young and for the most part not trained in elder car... Read more