A Right Place for Seniors in Iowa

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Phone: 515.318.7250
Email: desmoines@arightplace.com

About Iowa


Assisted Living in Iowa

Genworth’s Cost of Care Survey 2021 estimated the average cost of assisted living in Iowa to be $4,525 a month, however it ranges between $4,148 to $4,803 depending on your location.

Memory care such as Alzheimer’s and dementia can be 30% more costly. Each senior care facility has its own way of assessing Activities of Daily Living (ADL) for each resident.

Home Care Costs in Iowa

As with living facilities, home care costs vary depending on location, ranging from $25 an hour to $29.25 an hour. The most affordable rates come from the Waterloo Area and Iowa City, while the most expensive are in the Des Moines Area.


Senior Care Facts

Information gathered from AHCA/NCAL

Assisted Living Residents


Are over the age of 85


Have Alzheimer’s disease or other form of dementia.

Assisted Living Providers

  • 50 assisted living communities
  • 1,700 beds/licensed max capacity
  • 23 average number of people served
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