2 Memory Care Facilities in Martin County, TX
The average cost of memory care in Martin County is $4,537 per month. This is lower than the national median of $4,790.
To help you with your search, browse the 6 reviews below for memory care facilities in Martin County. On average, consumers rate memory care in Martin County 3.7 out of 5 stars.
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What to Consider About Memory Care in Martin County
Situated just north of Midland-Odessa in West Texas, Martin County has a population of 5,600 residents, nearly 12 percent of whom are 65 years or older. The county is home to three memory care facilities serving its older residents who have Alzheimer's disease and other forms of dementia.
In Martin County and everywhere in Texas, memory care facilities are housed within assisted living facilities (ALFs). They are required to carry Type B licenses, issued by the Texas Department of Aging and Disability Services.
- Martin County has a dry climate with hot summers, cool winters and abundant sunshine. Summer highs in the area average 95 degrees. The average January low is 30. The area gets much less rain than the average U.S. city, and with its more than 260 annual sunny days, memory care residents who enjoy spending supervised time outside have plenty of chances to do so.
- Memory care residents looking for an affordable place to live can find it in Martin County, where the cost of living is 12 percent lower than the national average. Family members who want to be close to their loved ones in memory care can find housing in Martin County for an average of 29 percent less than what it costs in a typical U.S. city.
- Martin County retirees pay no state taxes on Social Security benefits or private retirement income. For memory care residents, this favorable tax treatment may mean more money available to spend on healthcare. However, newcomers to Texas are often surprised by the state's high sales and property taxes.
- The violent and property crime rates of 40.5 and 40.3 in Martin County are slightly higher than the national rates of 38.1 and 31.1. Memory care residents do not have much cause for concern when it comes to safety, however, as most facilities offer a host of security features that include cameras, guards and locking exterior doors.
Paying for Memory Care in Martin County
Average Monthly Costs
County in Texas
Memory Care costs in Martin County start around $4,537 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $4,871 per month.
It’s important to note that memory care rates in Martin 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 Martin County
Learn more about these programs, plus who’s eligible, on our Memory Care in Texas 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 Texas page.
Free Memory Care Resources in Martin County
Martin 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 Martin County, please visit our Memory Care in Texas page.
Directory of Winners in the Martin County Area
Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Martin County
Martin County-area memory care communities must adhere to the comprehensive set of state laws and regulations that all memory care communities in Texas are required to follow. Visit our Memory Care in Texas page for more information about these laws.
Memory Care near Martin County, TX
Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Martin County
Review of Amore' Dementia Care
Amore' Dementia Care was full and had no room. They didn't have private rooms but I saw shared rooms. The place looked tired and the people looked like they were half-dead. They were just sitting i... Read more
Review of Symphony at Stuart
My brother is at Symphony at Stuart. Everything is fine so far. Theyre doing a nice job. Hes in a shared apartment and the dining area is very nice, very comfortable, and set up like a restaurant... Read more
Review of Symphony at Stuart
Symphony at Stuart was OK. It was very nice. I had a very nice tour, the place was relatively new, and only about a year old. I really have nothing negative to say about them. The dining area looke... Read more