1 Memory Care Facility in Midland, TX
The average cost of memory care in Midland is $4,500 per month. This is lower than the national median of $4,800. Cheaper nearby regions include Odessa with an average starting cost of $3,622.
To help you with your search, browse the 2 reviews below for memory care facilities in Midland. On average, consumers rate memory care in Midland 4.5 out of 5 stars.
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What to Consider About Memory Care in Midland
Throughout Texas, an estimated 380,000 seniors have been diagnosed with some form of dementia and in Midland, Texas, where more than 10 percent of the population is 65 years of age or older, there is a need for high-level care facilities for those with dementia. This need is met by the city's three memory care facilities, which are officially known as assisted living facilities (ALFs) throughout the state. The Texas Department of Aging and Disability Services closely regulates ALFs in Texas and provides strict regulations for those providing assisted living and memory care services, which are often offered by the same facility.
- The cost of living in Midland is only 1 percent above the average U.S. city, making it one of the more affordable cities for memory care in the state. If seniors and their families have limited funds to pay for the cost of memory care, Midland is an excellent location to consider. Transportation and grocery costs in the city are both more than 10 percent below national averages, which may be a big benefit for family members living in the city to support their loved one.
- Summers are dry and hot in Midland. The city gets only 13 inches of rain per year, which is half the national average, and in July, the average high temperature is 95 degrees. Seniors who are sensitive to high temperatures may find living in Midland uncomfortable.
- There is no state income tax in Texas, which means that social security income, pension and retirement savings are all tax-free. That may be another important consideration for families who are on a tight budget.
- The Midland area is home to world-class medical facilities, including those that specialize in brain health and dementia care such as Midland Memorial Hospital, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
Paying for Memory Care in Midland
Average Monthly Costs
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Memory Care costs in Midland start around $4,500 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $4,921 per month.
It’s important to note that memory care rates in Midland 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 Midland
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 Midland
Midland 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 Midland, please visit our Memory Care in Texas page.
Directory of Winners in the Midland Area
Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Midland
Midland-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.
Other Options in Midland, TX
Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Midland
Review of Legacy Ranch Memory Care
Legacy Ranch Memory Care is going well. The staff is amazing, and I think my mom would be very happy there. The staff is friendly and very loving, and the activities director is amazing. The place ... Read more
Review of Legacy Ranch Memory Care
Legacy Ranch Memory Care was fine and clean. The staff was very friendly, answered all of our questions and asked a lot of questions. They had just come back from a field trip and had a great time. Read more