AlzheimersNet is your comprehensive guide to memory care in Amarillo, TX. 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 secure environment. Our local Senior Living Advisors are widely knowledgeable about dementia care in Amarillo, TX and nearby cities. After an initial assessment, your advisor will send you a list of memory care communities that most closely match your loved one's essential requirements for care and living preferences, as well as your family's finances.Memory Care Costs in Amarillo, TX
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 Amarillo ranges from $3,045 to $7,440 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 Amarillo
The official website for the city of Amarillo is http://www.amarillo.gov.
Amarillo is represented by Commissioner Place 2 Elisha Demerson, Commissioner Place 4 Mark Nair, Commissioner Place 1 Randy Burkett, Commissioner Place 3 Brian J. Eades, and Mayor Paul Harpole.
Amarillo /Ã¦mÉ™ËˆrÉªlÉµ/ is the fourteenth most populous city in the state of Texas, also the largest city in the Texas Panhandle, and the seat of Potter County. A portion of the city extends into Randall County. The population was 190,695 at the 2010 census (105,486 in Potter County, and 85,209 in Randall). The Amarillo metropolitan area has an estimated population of 236,113 in four counties.Amarillo, originally named Oneida, is situated in the Llano Estacado region. The availability of the railroad and freight service provided by the Fort Worth and Denver City Railroad contributed to the city's growth as a cattle marketing center in the late 19th century.The city was once the self-proclaimed "Helium Capital of the World" for having one of the country's most productive helium fields. The city is also known as "The Yellow Rose of Texas" (as the city takes its name from the Spanish word for yellow), and most recently "Rotor City, USA" for its V-22 Osprey hybrid aircraft assembly plant. Amarillo operates one of the largest meat packing areas in the United States. Pantex, the only nuclear weapons assembly and disassembly facility in the country, is also a major employer. The location of this facility also gave rise to the nickname Bomb City. The attractions Cadillac Ranch and Big Texan Steak Ranch are located adjacent to Interstate 40. U.S. Highway 66 also passed through the city.