8 Memory Care Facilities near Davenport, IA
Also serving communities of Bettendorf.
There are 8 Memory Care Facilities in the Davenport area, with 5 in Davenport and 3 nearby.
The average cost of memory care in Davenport is $4,876 per month. This is lower than the national median of $4,925. Cheaper nearby regions include Muscatine with an average starting cost of $4,288.
To help you with your search, browse the 13 reviews below for memory care facilities in Davenport. On average, consumers rate memory care in Davenport 4.4 out of 5 stars.
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Top 5 Memory Care Facilities in Davenport, IA
What to Consider About Memory Care in Davenport
Situated along the banks of the Mississippi River and part of the Quad Cities Metropolitan Area, Davenport offers seniors with Alzheimer's disease and other forms of dementia a total of 31 memory care facilities with another 20 located throughout Scott County. The area has a growing senior population with 13.5 percent of residents aged 65 and older, and the Alzheimer's Association projects a 14.1 increase in individuals with Alzheimer's over the next 10 years throughout Iowa.
Iowa licenses two types of facilities for memory care individuals, Assisted Living Programs and Residential Care Facilities. Each has their own set of state required procedures and building codes.
- The climate in Davenport, Iowa provides plenty of diversity. While the winters may be cold, with up to 30 inches of snow, the summers are warm with highs reaching the 80s by mid-July. Seniors can appreciate the 203 sunny days per year, right on par with the national average of 205.
- Although the city of Davenport does not have a sales tax, Scott County adds another one percent to the state's six percent rate, giving residents a total sales tax of seven percent. Iowa does not tax Social Security payments, and the state allows seniors to deduct a portion of their yearly annuity and pension income from each year's federal tax return.
- The average cost of health care is slightly higher than the national average with Davenport scoring 111 as compared to the standard of 100. But the overall cost of living (87) is less than the national standard and that of the state in general (90). The low cost of housing may help those that want to live near family members in memory care facilities, and seniors can enjoy lower than average prices for groceries and transportation.
- Davenport rests about mid-point for crime rates. On a scale of one to 100 the city rates 55.9 in violent crime and 57 in property crime. The U.S. average is less at 31.1 and 38.1, but most of Davenport's crimes are shown to occur in the downtown areas
Paying for Memory Care in Davenport
Average Monthly Costs
Cities in Iowa
Memory Care costs in Davenport start around $4,876 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $4,999 per month.
It’s important to note that memory care rates in Davenport 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 Davenport
Learn more about these programs, plus who’s eligible, on our Memory Care in Iowa 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 Iowa page.
Free Memory Care Resources in Davenport
Davenport 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 Davenport, please visit our Memory Care in Iowa page.
Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Davenport
Davenport-area memory care communities must adhere to the comprehensive set of state laws and regulations that all memory care communities in Iowa are required to follow. Visit our Memory Care in Iowa page for more information about these laws.
Other Options in Davenport, IA
Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Davenport
Review of Country Manor
We chose Country Manor for my mother because it's closest to her children and because of the affordability. We haven't been back to visit her since we took her because of the virus, but I haven't h... Read more
Review of Country Manor
Country Manor is very friendly and clean, and the people are easy to work with. They were able to show us around both buildings and the courtyard. They said that even when you're there for the day ... Read more
Review of Senior Star at Elmore Place
My husband is living at Senior Star at Elmore Place. There are three different big buildings for memory care, assisted living, and independent living. My husband is in memory care. They take excell... Read more