10 Memory Care Facilities in Escambia County, FL

Top 10 Memory Care Facilities in Escambia County, FL

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The Waterford at Creekside

Provides: Memory Care
9015 University Parkway, Pensacola, FL 32514
"The Waterford at Creekside was really good. The staff was really friendly, and the place seemed well kept. It's at the top of my list. The person who did the tour was friendly and knowledgeable. It..." More

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Sodalis Pensacola

Provides: Memory Care
2310 Abbie Lane, Pensacola, FL 32514
"My overall experience with Elmcroft of Pensacola was very good. The rooms and the bathrooms were big, and it had a built-in closet. The dining area was very nice." More

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Sodalis Cantonment

Provides: Memory Care
150 Crossville, Cantonment, FL 32533
"We have chosen the Sabal House. We're actually moving in my mom today. They have assisted living as well as memory care. I'm getting actually two services in one, so I think I'm really getting more..." More

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Summer Vista Assisted Living

Provides: Memory Care
3450 Wimbledon Drive, Pensacola, FL 32504
"Summer Vista Assisted Living was a very comfortable, reassuring atmosphere with caring professionals. The gentleman who walked me around was very, very informative and gave me a lot of tips for..." More

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Noble Senior Living at Pensacola

Provides: Memory Care
4916 Mobile Highway, Pensacola, FL 32506
"I understand Noble Senior Living at Pensacola just took possession of this place, new ownership, in August of last year. I won't say that it was bad. It just needed some upgrading. They showed us..." More

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Homestead Village of Pensacola

Provides: Memory Care
7830 Pine Forest Road, Pensacola, FL 32526
"Homestead Village of Pensacola seemed pretty good, but they didn't have a yard and my mom likes to be outside with the flowers. They've had nice big porches, but there was no part where they can go..." More

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Inspiritas of Pensacola

Provides: Memory Care
8601 N. Davis Highway, Pensacola, FL 32514
"I visited a friend here, she had Alzheimer's. It's a nice community, and the staff was very helpful. The environment and surroundings was great, the whole place was very clean. The care that the..." More

Windermere Memory Care

Provides: Memory Care
7901 Kipling Street, Pensacola, FL 32514
"Windermere Memory Care was very good. The administrator is wonderful, letting us see the cameras in the rooms and stuff, explaining procedures and policies regarding COVID, and assuring us. They..." More

The Blake at Pensacola

Provides: Memory Care
428 Airport Boulevard, Pensacola, FL 32503
"I visited The Blake at Pensacola and it is beautiful. We liked it because it is a gated community. The rooms are beautiful. Everything in there is really nice. They have activities and all kinds of..." More

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The Residence - Covenant Memory Care ...

Provides: Memory Care
5041 North 12th Avenue, Pensacola, FL 32504
"The Residence is Covenant Care’s memory care community devoted to caring for those with Alzheimer’s and other forms of dementia. Our memory-care specialists care for your loved one in an intimate..." More

    What to Consider About Memory Care in Escambia County

    Escambia County, which is located at the western tip of the Florida Panhandle along the Gulf Coast, is home to over 300,000 people, including a senior community that's almost 17 percent of the population. According to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, roughly 13 percent of the county's Medicare beneficiaries aged 65 and over have Alzheimer's disease or dementia. 

    Local families find six memory care facilities in Escambia County, all of which are located in the city of Pensacola. While some of them have their own dedicated building that only accommodates those with dementia, others share campuses with assisted living facilities that specialize in dementia services. 

    • The cost of living in Escambia County is about 6 percent below the national average and 17 percent below the state average, making the county a good option for families and seniors with restrictive memory care budgets. 
    • Escambia County has a relatively high crime rate, with property crime and violent crime higher than state and national averages. On a 100-point index, where a higher score indicates more crime, violent crime in this county is rated 57.7, compared to the national average of 31.1, and the property crime rate is 55.8, compared to the national average of 38.1. To keep memory care residents safe, facilities are equipped with security features like surveillance cameras and alarm systems. 
    • On average, Escambia County has 228 sunny days annually and receives 66 inches of rain and no snow. July highs are warm with temperatures near 90 degrees, and winters are mild with lows near 40. The county is rated 72 out of 100 on Sperling's Comfort Index, which indicates a comfortable year-round climate, making the county a good option for seniors who enjoy being outdoors.
    • Florida does not have a state income tax, meaning that seniors are not taxed at the state level on any type of retirement income. This may leave more money toward memory care expenses in Escambia County. 


    Paying for Memory Care in Escambia County

    Average Monthly Costs

    Counties in Florida

    $5,622.00 Walton County
    $5,078.00 Okaloosa County
    $5,053.00 US
    $4,777.00 Mobile County
    $4,699.00 Baldwin County
    $4,127.00 Santa Rosa County
    $4,070.00 Escambia County
    $4,000.00 Coffee County

    Memory Care costs in Escambia County start around $4,070 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $5,053 per month.

    It’s important to note that memory care rates in Escambia County 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 Memory Care in Escambia County

    Learn more about these programs, plus who’s eligible, on our Memory Care in Florida page.

    More Ways to Pay for Memory Care

    While many families use their own funds or personal assets to pay for memory care, there are plenty of additional options to cover these costs. Some additional ways to finance memory care costs include:

    • Veterans Benefits
    • Life Insurance Policy
    • Long-Term Care Insurance
    • Reverse Mortgage

    For more information about different ways to finance memory care, visit our Memory Care in Florida page.


    Free Memory Care Resources in Escambia County

    Escambia County and the surrounding area are home to numerous government agencies and non-profit organizations offering help for seniors searching for or currently residing in a memory care 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 memory care resources in Escambia County, please visit our Memory Care in Florida page.

    Directory of Winners in the Escambia County Area


    Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Escambia County

    Escambia County-area memory care communities must adhere to the comprehensive set of state laws and regulations that all memory care communities in Florida are required to follow. Visit our Memory Care in Florida page for more information about these laws.

    Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Escambia County

    • Review of Summer Vista Assisted Living

      Summer Vista Assisted Living was a very comfortable, reassuring atmosphere with caring professionals. The gentleman who walked me around was very, very informative and gave me a lot of tips for que... Read more

      Eleanor
    • Review of Sodalis Pensacola

      Sodalis Pensacola was very good. It's something that I will consider. Unfortunately, they had no clue we were coming, so their financial person was not there. I was not able to get any financial in... Read more

      Cathy
    • Review of Noble Senior Living at Pensacola

      I understand Noble Senior Living at Pensacola just took possession of this place, new ownership, in August of last year. I won't say that it was bad. It just needed some upgrading. They showed us b... Read more

      Cathy
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