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Assisted Living in Bloomington, Illinois

The city of Bloomington is the county seat of McLean County and the fifth most populous city in Illinois outside of the Chicago metropolitan area. With just over 77,000 residents, 12.1% of its population is over the age of 65. The city has a wealth of well-preserved architecture and a number of institutions that showcase the region’s diverse cultural heritage, such as the McClean County Museum of History and the David Davis Mansion State Historic Site. Outdoor enthusiasts can enjoy activities such as boating, fishing and cross country skiing in picturesque state parks, including the Moraine View State Recreation Area, just a half hour drive from the city center. The region has a continental climate with warm summers, cold winters and temperate springs and autumns.

Residents of Bloomington pay an average of $4,340 per month on assisted living. Prices vary depending on location, amenities and the type of care needed.

6 Assisted Living communities in Bloomington, IL | 2 nearby communities

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1. Bickford of Bloomington

14 Heartland Dr., Bloomington, IL, 61704

Assisted Living

Call for Pricing (866) 882-3746

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2. Luther Oaks

601 Lutz Rd, Bloomington, IL, 61704

Assisted Living, Assistive Living, Respite Care-Short Term Stay, Supportive living

Call for Pricing (866) 946-6888

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3. Carriage Crossing of Bloomington

1402 Leslie Dr, Bloomington, IL, 61704

Assisted Living, Assistive Living, Respite Care-Short Term Stay, Supportive living

Call for Pricing (866) 956-0235

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4. Bloomington Towanda Barnes Villas and Reflections

1815 Towanda Barnes Road, Bloomington, IL, 61701

Assisted Living

Call for Pricing (866) 975-4278

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5. Bloomington Fox Creek Villas and Reflections

2016 Fox Creek Road, Bloomington, IL, 61701

Assisted Living

Call for Pricing (866) 981-1799

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Lincoln Towers in Bloomington, Bloomington, IL

6. Lincoln Towers in Bloomington

202 S Roosevelt Ave, Bloomington, IL, 61701

Assisted Living, Assistive Living, Respite Care-Short Term Stay, Supportive living

Call for Pricing (866) 983-0331

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2 matching communities nearby Bloomington

1. Village at Mercy Creek

1501 Mercy Creek Dr,, Normal, IL, 61761

Assisted Living, Assistive Living, Respite Care-Short Term Stay, Supportive living

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2. Evergreen Place Assisted Living

801 Gregory St, Normal, IL, 61761

Assisted Living

Call for Pricing (866) 946-6888

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What is Assisted Living?

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Paying for Assisted Living in Bloomington, Illinois

The Cost of Assisted Living in Bloomington

With an average monthly cost of $4,340, assisted living costs in Bloomington are markedly higher than the statewide average of $4,170. On average, residents of Bloomington pay $289 more than the national figure of $4,051. Comparatively, the average cost of assisted living is similar in neighboring Wisconsin ($4,350) but cheaper in all other adjacent states, including Iowa ($4,078), Missouri ($2,881) and Kentucky ($3,497).

$4340

Bloomington

$4170

Illinois

$4051

The United States

$4350

Wisconsin

$4078

Iowa

$2881

Missouri

$3497

Kentucky

$4100

Indiana

Within Illinois, assisted living costs vary significantly from one city to the next. With the exception of Kankakee ($4,000), assisted living costs are highest in the northern portion of the state, with Peoria reporting a figure of $4,533 a month, Chicago reporting $4,740, and Rockford $4,759. At $4,340 a month, Bloomington’s assisted living costs remain very affordable by comparison.  However, there is a noticeable decrease in monthly costs further south, with Carbondale reporting a low average of $3,500 a month for assisted living.

$4340

Bloomington

$4170

Illinois

$4000

Kankakee

$4533

Peoria

$4740

Chicago

$4759

Rockford

$3500

Carbondale

Assisted Living Financial Assistance

Illinois Medicaid operates the Supportive Living Program (SLP), with which senior citizens can partially cover their assisted living costs, excluding room and board. Eligibility is determined based on age and income, and it must be established that the applicant is in need of assisted living due to their physical or mental condition. Seniors benefiting from this program can retain $90 per month as an allowance to cover any personal expenses.

Learn more about applying for the Supportive Living Program on our Assisted Living in Illinois page.

Assisted Living Resources



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Illinois Department on Aging(800) 252-8966The Illinois Department on Aging is an administrative department that operates a range of programs and services for seniors to improve their quality of life. Seniors in long-term care have access to the Illinois Long-Term Care Ombudsman Program (LTCOP). Under this program, a designated ombudsman will be assigned to review and investigate any complaints of elder abuse in long-term care facilities. In addition, the organization helps seniors to access various discounts to cover the costs of transportation.
Illinois Department of Veteran’s Affairs(309) 827-5811The Bloomington division of the Illinois Department of Veteran’s Affairs connects retired military service members with a number of resources and services, including wellness programs, VA health benefits and financial assistance for long-term care. Furthermore, it helps veterans to navigate any challenges with regards to housing, finances or mental health.
Miller Park Adult Center
(309) 434-2255
Based in the Miller Park Pavilion in southwest Bloomington, the Miller Park Adult Center provides local seniors with various amenities and scheduled activities to enrich their physical and mental health. The center has an IT room, a well-stocked lending library, pool tables and a television area. Additionally, it frequently organizes tournaments and social events.
Prairie State Legal Services(309) 827-5021Prairie State Legal Services is a nonprofit organization providing low-income citizens and seniors with equal access to legal representation. The organization can provide an attorney for consultation, mediation or litigation services in any proceedings concerning elder abuse, loss or denial of medical benefits, identity theft or guardianship.
YWCA McClean County Retired and Senior Volunteer Program(309) 662-0461 ext. 249The McClean County YWCA helps seniors to remain active and find a sense of purpose in their community with its Retired and Senior Volunteer Program. All seniors over the age of 55 are welcome to apply for the program. Applicants are provided with a suitable match based on their skills and experiences, and the program ensures that participants are provided with regular follow-up support.

Assisted Living Laws and Regulations

Assisted living communities in Illinois are subject to strict regulations concerning staffing, food service and medication administration. These are enforced by the Illinois Department of Public Health. To learn more about these laws and regulations, visit our Assisted Living in Illinois page.