10 Assisted Living Facilities near Ripon, WI

5 Assisted Living Facilities in Ripon, WI

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Pleasant Park Place

Provides: Assisted Living
1450 Pleasant Street, Ripon, WI 54971
"Pleasant Park Place was small. It had only 10 residents on one side for the assisted living and 10 on the other side for Alzheimer's patients. The staff was very informative. She helped me with..." More

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Prairie Place Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
749 E Oshkosh Street, Ripon, WI 54971
"I didn’t like Prairie Place since you have to buy your own air conditioner. It was a nice place, though, that offered meals and other services according to how much assistance you need, but there..." More

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Whispering Pine Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
50 Sunset Avenue, Ripon, WI 54971
"Whispering Pines Assisted Living embraces and supports the local community and promotes a family and residential centered approach towards it care. Partnering with Whispering Pines Nursing ensures..." More

Maplecrest Manor

Provides: Assisted Living
150 N Douglas St, Ripon, WI 54971
"Maplecrest of Ripon has a great staff . Very caring to all residents that live there . The staff will go the extra mile for the resident + their families needs. Maplecrest has our 2 thumbs up. " More

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Copperleaf Village of Ripon

Provides: Assisted Living
1002 Eureka, Ripon, WI 54971
"At Copperleaf Village of Ripon, our philosophy of care is unique to Assisted Living and Memory Care. By providing the finest in personal care, supportive services, and leisure activities, we strive..." More

5 Assisted Living Facilities near Ripon, WI

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Marvin's Manor Brandon

Provides: Assisted Living
603 E. Clark Street, Brandon, WI 53919
"Marvin's Manor is locally owned assisted living community with 14 residents. Marvin's Manor is located in a beautiful quiet neighborhood. We aim to provide the highest quality of care to all..." More

Tower View Villa Corp

Provides: Assisted Living
401 N GRANT ST, Rosendale, WI 54974
"At Tower View the residents are given very good care and concern. The meals are great and activities are provided for those who can participate. " More

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KindredHearts of Green Lake Advanced ...

Provides: Assisted Living
860 Sunnyside Road, Green Lake, WI 54941
"KindredHearts seemed really nice. There were independent rooms with living rooms and a little kitchenette and a bedroom and bathroom that were on a lower level. It seemed like a really nice size...." More

Patriot Place Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
609 Broadway Street, Berlin, WI 54923
"We looked a MANY assisted living facilities for my Mom. By far the apartment she has at Patriot Place is the BEST we saw. Large one bedroom with full kitchen and a patio door that looks out to a..." More

American House Of Berlin

Provides: Assisted Living
123 S Pearl St, Berlin, WI 54923
"The head person was not all that nice and did not seem concerned. Another person is in charge at this time. I visited this place once a week minimum. There was always a new person hired. Rooms were..." More

    What to Consider About Assisted Living in Ripon

    Ripon is the home of the famous 1854 meeting in the Little White Schoolhouse that led to the founding of the Republican Party, earning the city the nickname of the "Birthplace of the Republican Party." Ripon has about 7,700 residents and a senior community that makes up nearly 21% of the population.  

    In Ripon, as in all of Wisconsin, assisted living facilities are divided into three categories, including community-based residential facilities, residential care apartment complexes and adult family homes. These facilities are licensed and regulated by the Department of Health Services. Ripon is home to five facilities, and there are five more in nearby cities.

    Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Ripon

    • Ripon seniors do not pay state income tax on income drawn from public pensions or on their Social Security benefits, but income from retirement savings accounts and private pensions are taxable in Wisconsin.
    • The Ripon area is home to world-class medical facilities, including Ripon Medical Center, in the event of medical emergencies or illness. 
    • Ripon's air quality is average, which may be a consideration for some seniors with conditions like COPD or heart disease. According to the American Lung Association, Fond du Lac County's ozone pollution level is rated a C, and the region is ranked 110 out of 228 metropolitan areas for high ozone days. 
    • With an overall cost of living that is 17% below the national average and 15% below the Wisconsin average, Ripon is an affordable place to live. While healthcare expenses are on par with the nationwide average, seniors can expect to spend about 10% less on groceries and 5% less on utilities, both of which may contribute to lower assisted living expenses. 
    • Ripon's crime rate is lower than the national average, making it a good option for seniors seeking out a safe community for their retirement years. On a scale of one to 100, with a lower score representing less crime, the city's violent crime rate is 8.6, and the property crime rate is 20.1, compared to respective national averages of 22.7 and 35.4.
    • Over the course of a year, temperatures in Ripon range between 7 and 81 degrees, and the region receives about 33 inches of yearly rainfall and 37 inches of annual snowfall. To ensure their comfort, seniors may want to find an assisted living facility that offers individual climate controls in private rooms. 

    Note: Data reported on this page was updated in 2019 and based on the latest 2018 figures.


    Paying for Assisted Living in Ripon

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in Wisconsin

    $4,000.00 US
    $3,465.00 Oshkosh
    $3,062.00 Beaver Dam
    $3,050.00 Horicon
    $2,846.00 Ripon

    Assisted Living costs in Ripon start around $2,846 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 Ripon 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 Ripon

    Seniors in Ripon who meet income and asset guidelines may qualify for financial assistance with assisted living expenses through Wisconsin's Medicaid Elderly and Physically Disabled waiver program.

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


    Free Assisted Living Resources in Ripon

    Ripon 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 Ripon, please visit our Assisted Living in Wisconsin page.


    Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Ripon

    Ripon-area assisted living communities must adhere to the comprehensive set of state laws and regulations that all assisted living communities in Wisconsin are required to follow. Visit our Assisted Living in Wisconsin page for more information about these laws.

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    Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Ripon

    • Review of Maplecrest Manor

      Maplecrest of Ripon has a great staff . Very caring to all residents that live there . The staff will go the extra mile for the resident + their families needs. Maplecrest has our 2 thumbs up. Read more

      buddy456
    • Review of Maplecrest Manor

      I liked Maplecrest. The apartment was very clean. The staff was very cordial. They had activities. I knew that the people were happy there. Read more

      Vickie305372
    • Review of Pleasant Park Place

      Pleasant Park Place was small. It had only 10 residents on one side for the assisted living and 10 on the other side for Alzheimer's patients. The staff was very informative. She helped me with som... Read more

      Vickie218176
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