Assisted Living in Mississippi

The AgingCare.com Assisted Living Directory features consumer reviews, photos and descriptions of services offered by each facility in Mississippi in order to help you find the right accommodations and care for your loved one. AgingCare’s average customer rating for communities in Mississippi is 4.4 stars based on 81 consumer reviews.

There are over 160 assisted living facilities to choose from in Mississippi. The average cost for assisted living in Mississippi is $3,150 per month, which is below the national average of $3,892 per month.

Median Monthly Cost of Assisted Living in Mississippi

Mississippi$3,150
Columbus$2,555
Financial Assistance in MississippiFinancial Assistance Available Available
Cost Information Provided by Genworth 2015 Cost of Care Survey

Information and Resources for Assisted Living in Mississippi

Mississippi facilities listed in the AgingCare.com Assisted Living DirectoryCommunities 160
Assisted Living Regulating BodyMississippi State Department of Health, Division of Health Facilities Licensure and Certification
% of Population with Alzheimer's12%
2015 Alzheimer's Disease Facts and Figures

How Do You Pay For Assisted Living in Mississippi?

Care in a Mississippi assisted living community is typically paid for by a resident’s private funds (e.g. savings, 401(k), pension, Social Security, etc.), long-term care insurance, and in some cases, VA benefits.

Mississippi Assisted Living Licensing Regulations

Department Charged with Licensing and InspectionsMississippi State Department of Health, Division of Health Facilities Licensure and Certification
Required Employee ScreeningYes
Frequency of Inspections 
Upon Initial LicensingYes
AnnuallyYes
Various Intervals Depending on Facility PerformanceYes
Following a ComplaintYes