Nestled nearly 50 miles north of the Colorado State Capitol is the bustling bedroom suburb of Loveland, Colorado. With many senior care options, including both assisted living facilities and nursing homes, Loveland is a haven for both active seniors and elderly retirees looking for assisted care. Loveland assisted living facilities also offer options for in home senior care, for retirees looking for independent living options.
The cost of living in Loveland is just below average for the state of Colorado, which is only slightly above the national average. For a private, one-bedroom in a Loveland assisted living facility, the average cost is approximately $4,200. A private room in a nursing home would cost approximately $7,270, on average. For seniors interested in independent living in Loveland, the average cost of in home residential senior care is approximately $14 per hour. Loveland residents enjoy a low combined State/sales tax rate of just 6.7%, with the exception of the Promenade Shops at Centerra, where the tax rate is 7.8%. There is no inheritance tax in Loveland, however the estate tax is currently at 35%. Seniors in Loveland aged 55-64 can exempt up to $20,000 of military retirement pay, and seniors aged 65 or older can exempt up to $24,000 of military retirement pay for tax purposes.
While seniors in assisted living facilities receive help with Activities of Daily Living (ADLs), there are many activities and points of interest in Loveland for seniors to get out an enjoy. Loveland residents enjoy access to the Rocky Mountain National Park, Estes Park. Loveland has a variety of cultural amenities including the Loveland Museum and Gallery, Rialto Performing Arts Theatre, and the Historic McCreery House. The city also features five golf courses, ten parks including Boyd Lake State Park, two beautiful lakes and marinas, and six shopping centers. Excellent health care is guaranteed in Loveland, with ten hospitals in the city itself, and twenty-five hospitals within twenty miles of Loveland. Residents can also take a quiet walk through Historic Downtown area and learn about the history of the county. The Benson Sculpture Garden boasts an impressive collection of over 130 pieces of sculpture, aesthetically arranged throughout the park, and the annual Sculpture in the Park show adds even more art to be admired and enjoyed.
SeniorLiving.org can help you choose the best independent living or assisted living facility to fit your needs. You can browse through the many senior care options in Loveland, Colorado, read facility reviews written by other SeniorLiving.org users, and contact various assisted living centers, all from the comfort of your own home. Let us help you as you begin this next chapter of your life.