AlzheimersNet is your comprehensive guide to memory care in Lexington, KY. Memory care communities provide housing and care for older adults with Alzheimer's disease and other types of dementia. Memory care enables seniors who have memory loss to stay as active and engaged as they possibly can, while living in a dignified, safe and supervised environment. Our local Senior Living Advisors have local expertise in memory care in Lexington, KY and nearby cities. After an initial assessment, your advisor will prepare a list of memory care communities that most closely match your loved one's individual requirements for care and living preferences, as well as your family's finances.Memory Care Costs in Lexington, KY
Price varies widely depending on location, care required, size of the resident's living space and the level of luxury at the community. The price of memory care in Lexington ranges from $3,800 to $6,500 a month.
Memory Care Costs in Nearby Cities* The costs above represent the AVERAGE monthly cost of memory care for a one person bedroom in that city.
Facts about Lexington
Neighborhoods in Lexington include: Cross Keys, Radcliffe, Claymont, Belleau Woods, Castlegate, Zandale, Northside, Beaumont Park, Brigadoon, Chevy Chase, South Point, Andover Hills, Bryan Station, Idle Hour, Liberty Heights, Highlands, Colony, Woodland Park, Andover Forest, and Melrose Park.
The official website for the city of Lexington is http://www.lexingtonky.gov.
Lexington is represented by Mayor Jim Gray.
Lexington, consolidated with Fayette County, is the second-largest city in Kentucky and the 61st largest in the United States. Known as the "Horse Capital of the World", it is located on the Kentucky River in the heart of the state's Bluegrass region. With a mayor-alderman form of government, it is one of two cities in Kentucky designated by the state as first-class; the other is the state's largest city of Louisville. In the 2014 U.S. Census Estimate, the city's population was 310,797, anchoring a metropolitan area of 489,435 people and a combined statistical area of 708,677 people.Lexington ranks tenth among US cities in college education rate, with 39.5% of residents having at least a bachelor's degree. It is the location of the Kentucky Horse Park, The Red Mile and Keeneland race courses, Rupp Arena, the world's largest basketball-specific arena, Transylvania University, the University of Kentucky and Bluegrass Community & Technical College.