4 Memory Care Facilities in Loudon County, TN
The average cost of memory care in Loudon County is $2,685 per month. This is lower than the national median of $4,795.
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What to Consider About Memory Care in Loudon County
Loudon County, home to more than 50,000 residents, has grown much faster than average during the 2010s, and more than a quarter of its population is 65 or older. For seniors with Alzheimer's disease and other forms of dementia, the county is home to four memory care facilities.
As with the rest of Tennessee, memory care facilities in Loudon County fall into two categories: assisted care living facilities and residential homes for the aged. The Tennessee Department of Health licenses both types of centers.
- Loudon County gets hot and humid during the summers, with highs near 90. Its winters, while usually short, can be cold, with nightly lows below 20 and six inches of snow per year. The area gets substantially more rain than average but also more than 200 annual sunny days, giving memory care residents ample time to enjoy supervised outdoor recreation.
- The cost of living in Loudon County is 3 percent higher than the national average, but health care is more than 25 percent more expensive than in a typical U.S. city. Memory care residents and their families with financial limitations may want to draw up a budget to ensure quality care will be affordable before moving to the area.
- Retirees enjoy highly favorable tax treatment in Tennessee, a state with no income tax and very low property taxes. Memory care residents who choose Loudon County will be able to keep all of their Social Security check as well as any other retirement income, giving them more money to put toward health care needs.
- Loudon County's violent crime rate of 30 out of 100 and property crime rate of 32 out of 100 are on par with the national averages of 31 and 38. In addition, most memory care facilities offer a plethora of security features to protect residents, including locking exterior doors, guards and cameras. Residents and their families should feel safe in Loudon County.
Paying for Memory Care in Loudon County
Average Monthly Costs
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Memory Care costs in Loudon County start around $2,685 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $4,900 per month.
It’s important to note that memory care rates in Loudon 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 Loudon County
Learn more about these programs, plus who’s eligible, on our Memory Care in Tennessee 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 Tennessee page.
Free Memory Care Resources in Loudon County
Loudon 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 Loudon County, please visit our Memory Care in Tennessee page.
Directory of Winners in the Loudon County Area
Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Loudon County
Loudon County-area memory care communities must adhere to the comprehensive set of state laws and regulations that all memory care communities in Tennessee are required to follow. Visit our Memory Care in Tennessee page for more information about these laws.