25 Memory Care Facilities near West Jordan, UT
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There are 25 Memory Care Facilities in the West Jordan area, with 2 in West Jordan and 23 nearby.
The average cost of memory care in West Jordan is $4,800 per month. This is higher than the national median of $4,790. Cheaper nearby regions include Taylorsville with an average starting cost of $4,750.
To help you with your search, browse the 33 reviews below for memory care facilities in West Jordan. Better rated regions include South Jordan with an average rating of 4.0 out of 5 stars.
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2 Memory Care Facilities in West Jordan, UT
23 Memory Care Facilities near West Jordan, UT
What to Consider About Memory Care in West Jordan
West Jordan is located in the north-central region of Utah, a state where the Alzheimer's Association reports that 31,000 seniors have Alzheimer's disease, a form of dementia predominantly found in older adults age 65 and over. West Jordan's senior community makes up about 7 percent of the population of 114,000 people.
While the region's senior population is relatively small, families seeking memory care have over two dozen options to choose from. There are two memory care facilities in West Jordan and another 23 in the surrounding region.
- Utah is among the handful of states that fully taxes all sources of retirement income, including Social Security benefits. Families who are helping their senior loved one relocate to memory care in West Jordan may wish to speak to a tax professional to determine how the state's income tax affects their memory care budget.
- West Jordan's air quality is poor, which may be a consideration for those whose loved one has cardiovascular disease or respiratory illnesses. The county was given an F for ozone pollution and an F for short-term particle pollution from the American Lung Association.
- While the rate of property crime in West Jordan is a little higher than the national average, its violent crime rate is considerably lower, which may provide peace of mind for families whose senior loved one resides in memory care here. On a 100-point scale, on which a lower score indicates less crime, the city's property crime rate is 40.9 and the violent crime rate is 16.7. This is compared to the respective national averages of 38.1 and 31.1.
- West Jordan is prone to extreme seasonal temperatures, with July highs in the 90s and January lows in the 20s. The area receives about 61 inches of annual snowfall, which is more than double the U.S. average of 26 inches. This may be a concern for families who travel locally to visit with their loved ones in memory care.
Paying for Memory Care in West Jordan
Average Monthly Costs
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Memory Care costs in West Jordan start around $4,400 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $4,863 per month.
It’s important to note that memory care rates in West Jordan 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 West Jordan
Learn more about these programs, plus who’s eligible, on our Memory Care in Utah 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 Utah page.
Free Memory Care Resources in West Jordan
West Jordan 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 West Jordan, please visit our Memory Care in Utah page.
Directory of Winners in the West Jordan Area
Memory Care Laws and Regulations in West Jordan
West Jordan-area memory care communities must adhere to the comprehensive set of state laws and regulations that all memory care communities in Utah are required to follow. Visit our Memory Care in Utah page for more information about these laws.