3 Memory Care Facilities in San Angelo, TX
The average cost of memory care in San Angelo is $3,998 per month. This is lower than the national median of $4,750.
To help you with your search, browse the 4 reviews below for memory care facilities in San Angelo. On average, consumers rate memory care in San Angelo 4.8 out of 5 stars.
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What to Consider About Memory Care in San Angelo
San Angelo is a city of about 100,000 people, with a senior community that accounts for over 14 percent of the population. It is situated in west-central Texas, a state where it's projected that 380,000 people are living with Alzheimer's disease, which is the most common form of dementia. Families who are considering transferring their loved one to memory care will find three facilities in San Angelo. One of these facilities occupies its own dedicated building, while the others are located within Type B assisted living facilities. These types of assisted living facilities have designated dementia care staff, specialized staff training and security features to accommodate residents with dementia.
- The overall cost of living in San Angelo is relatively low compared to state and national medians, but this is mainly due to the low cost of real estate in the area. Healthcare expenses are about 16 percent higher than the national average and over 20 percent higher than the Texas average, which may be a consideration for seniors managing a chronic condition.
- Property crime rates in San Angelo are higher than average, but the rate of violent crime is lower than regional, state and U.S. averages, which may provide peace of mind for families helping their loved ones move to memory care in this city.
- San Angelo has a fairly comfortable year-round climate. According to Sperling's Comfort Index, on which a higher score indicates a more comfortable climate, the city rated 63 out of 100. This is compared to the national average of 54. Summers are warm with highs in the mid-90s, and winters are mild with lows in the 30s. The city gets 250 sunny days annually, which may appeal to seniors who enjoy being outdoors.
- Texas has no income tax, which means seniors hang on to the entirety of their Social Security benefits as well as any income from pensions and retirement accounts. This may allow seniors to budget more money towards memory care expenses.
Paying for Memory Care in San Angelo
Average Monthly Costs
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Memory Care costs in San Angelo start around $3,998 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $4,884 per month.
It’s important to note that memory care rates in San Angelo 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 San Angelo
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 San Angelo
San Angelo 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 San Angelo, please visit our Memory Care in Texas page.
Memory Care Laws and Regulations in San Angelo
San Angelo-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.
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Recent Reviews of Memory Care in San Angelo
Review of New Haven of San Angelo
New Haven of San Angelo memory care is very well-maintained and has a total of 15 residents per house. They have a lot more caregivers per patient than any of the other facilities, which is why we ... Read more
Review of The Springs Memory Care
The Springs Memory Care seemed really nice, but it was a lot bigger than other places. They have a lot more semi-private rooms so there are two people to each room, and less caregivers fomor re res... Read more
Review of The Springs Memory Care
My mother stayed at The Springs. She was put in a room with another tenant who was very quiet all day long, but at night was a screamer. So that scared my mother to death. Otherwise, the community ... Read more