AlzheimersNet is your guide to memory care in Hico, TX. Memory care facilities offer housing and care for people age 65 and older with Alzheimer's disease and other types of dementia. Memory care empowers seniors who have memory loss to stay as active and engaged as possible, while living in a dignified, safe and secure setting. Our local Senior Living Advisors have local expertise in dementia care in Hico, TX and surrounding areas. After an initial assessment, your advisor will send you a list of memory care facilities that most closely match your loved one's specific needs for care and living preferences, as well as your family's budget.
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Facts about Hico
Hico is represented by Mayor Michael Price.
Hico is a small city located in Hamilton county in Central Texas. The population was 1,379 at the 2010 census. The town motto is "Where Everybody Is Somebody!"Hico was named by its founder for his unincorporated hometown in Calloway County in southwestern Kentucky near Murray, just north of the Tennessee state boundary. The original site was on Honey Creek, but when the Texas Central line part of the historic Katy Railroad was built nearby, the citizens moved two-and-a half miles to the rail line. Hico was incorporated in 1883 and became the Hamilton County shipping center. Over the years, it became a cattle and cotton market. Today ranching and tourism dominate the local economy.In 1903, Kentucky-based evangelist Mordecai Ham held the first of his seventy-five Texas revival meetings in Hico. There were 150 professions of faith in Jesus Christ.