Assisted Living in Syracuse
BeeHive Homes of Syracuse, Utah1407 S. 2000 W, Syracuse, UT
RainTree Senior Living2063 W. 1900 S., Syracuse, UT
Chancellor Gardens1425 S 1500 East, Clearfield, UT
Fairfield Village of Layton1205 North Fairfield Road, Layton, UT
Legacy House of Ogden5526 Adams Ave Pkwy, Ogden, UT
Pheasant View Assisted Living1242 E Pheasant View Drive, Layton, UT
Apple Village Assisted Living2600 Hobbs View Circle, Layton, UT
Apple Tree Assisted Living565 North 300 West, Kaysville, UT
Country Pines1748 W 1800 N, Clinton, UT
Family Tree Assisted Living of West Point3150 West 421 North, West Point, UT
At A Glance
There are 13 assisted living communities in the city and surrounding suburbs to choose from. The average cost of assisted living in Syracuse is $3,012 per month, according to the latest estimates from Genworth.
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What to Consider About Assisted Living in Syracuse
Known as the Gateway to Antelope Island, Syracuse, Utah, offers scenic mountain views and close access to the Great Salt Lake for seniors who enjoy the outdoors. Two assisted living facilities house elderly residents within Syracuse limits, and there are 17 additional facilities in nearby cities. The Utah Department of Health has the Health Facility Licensing, Certification and Resident Assessment handle the regulation of these assisted living communities as well as others throughout Utah.
Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Syracuse
- The Syracuse area is home to world-class medical facilities, including ViewPoint Center, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
- Based on criteria from the National Air Toxics Assessment, Syracuse has less-polluted air than the national average. The city scored an 80 on a 100-point scale.
- Explore local parks or run errands with confidence in Syracuse, which is safer than approximately two out of three U.S. cities. Violent crimes are rare; the city averages just six assaults per year. Syracuse residents have a one in 2,367 risk of experiencing a violent crime, which is significantly better than Utah's overall rate of one in 412.
- Clocking in at 109.3, Syracuse's cost of living slightly exceeds the U.S. average of 100. It's higher than cities such as Price and Pleasant Grove but lower than Farmington, Eden and Enterprise. Expenses for groceries, utilities and transportation fall below the average.
- Seniors may want to choose indoor activities during July, as Syracuse temperatures nearly hit triple digits on hot summer days. In the winter, temperatures generally range from the teens to 40s, and the city does not experience significant amounts of snowfall.
- Utah charges a 5 percent tax for Social Security income, so seniors should plan accordingly for tax time. However, qualifying seniors can take advantage of Utah's retirement income tax credit of up to $450.
Paying for Assisted Living in Syracuse
Average Monthly Costs
Cities in Utah
Assisted Living costs in Syracuse start around $3,150 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 Syracuse 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 Syracuse
Seniors who wish to switch to a new facility or pay for an existing one may qualify for Medicaid's New Choices Waiver. Seniors who feel they may benefit from enrollment in an assisted living facility can apply for financial assistance via the Aging Waiver for Individuals Age 65 or Older.
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 Syracuse
Syracuse 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.
Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Syracuse
Syracuse-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.