10 Memory Care Facilities in St. Petersburg, FL
Grand Villa of St. Petersburg3600 34th Street South, St. Petersburg, FL
Bristol Court Assisted Living Facility3479 54th Avenue N., St. Petersburg, FL
2013, 2014, 2015
Inspired Living at Ivy Ridge7179 40th Ave N, St. Petersburg, FL
Grand Villa of Pinellas Park8980 49th Street North, Pinellas Park, FL
Bayside Terrace9381 US Highway 19, Pinellas Park, FL
Brentwood at St. Pete6280 Central Avenue, Saint Petersburg, FL
Bloom at St. Petersburg6775 40th Avenue North, Saint Petersburg, FL
The Fountains at Boca Ciega Bay1255 Pasadena Avenue South, Saint Petersburg, FL
Arbor Oaks at Tyrone1701 68th Street, North, Saint Petersburg, FL
2013, 2014, 2015
Palazzo Di Oro3600 34 STREET SOUTH, Saint Petersburg, FL
At A Glance
There are 10 Memory Care communities in the city and surrounding area to choose from, with an average cost of $3,445 per month.
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What to Consider About Memory Care in St Petersburg
Located just to the south of Tampa, Florida, St. Petersburg is home to more than 47,000 seniors over the age of 65, some of whom make up the 520,000 people in the state who have been diagnosed with Alzheimer’s or dementia. To care for these seniors, there are 11 memory care facilities located in St. Petersburg and surrounding cities like Pinellas Park.
In St. Petersburg and the state of Florida, memory care facilities are assisted living facilities (ALFs) that operate under a limited mental health license (LMH). These facilities must house at least three individuals who have been diagnosed with Alzheimer’s or dementia and who receive Social Security Disability Insurance or Supplemental Security Income (SSI) benefits.
- The overall crime rate in St. Petersburg is 83 percent higher than the national average, which can make the city a dangerous place for seniors to retire. An individual living in the area has a one in 20 chance of becoming a victim of any type of crime.
- St. Petersburg is home to world-class medical facilities, including those specializing in brain health and dementia care such as Bayfront Health, St. Petersburg General Hospital and St. Anthony’s Hospital, in the event of medical emergencies of illness.
- Seniors looking for a warm place to retire will likely find St. Petersburg’s climate acceptable. The average high in July is 90 degrees, while the average low In January is around 52. The city rarely gets any snowfall, but the area gets around 50 inches of rain per year, which is higher than the national average of 39 inches.
- The cost of living in St. Petersburg is 106.9, which is slightly lower than the state average of 111. It is higher than the national average of 100. Seniors looking to have more left over at the end of the month might find St. Petersburg to be an affordable option for the state.
Paying for Memory Care in St Petersburg
Average Monthly Costs
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Memory Care costs in St. Petersburg start around $3,445 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $4,723 per month.
It’s important to note that memory care rates in St. Petersburg 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 St Petersburg
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 St Petersburg
St Petersburg 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.
Memory Care Facilities in St Petersburg
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Memory Care Laws and Regulations in St Petersburg
St Petersburg-area assisted living communities must adhere to the comprehensive set of state laws and regulations that all assisted living communities in Florida are required to follow. Visit our Memory Care in Florida page for more information about these laws.