AlzheimersNet is your comprehensive guide to memory care in Shakopee, MN. Memory care facilities offer housing and care for people age 65 and older with Alzheimer's disease and other types of dementia. Memory care enables seniors with memory impairment to stay as active and engaged as they possibly can, while living in a dignified, comfortable and secure environment. Our local Senior Living Advisors have local expertise in memory care in Shakopee, MN and surrounding areas. After an initial assessment, your advisor will prepare a list of memory care communities that most closely match your loved one's unique imperatives for care and living preferences, as well as your family's budget.Memory Care Costs in Shakopee, MN
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 Shakopee ranges from $4,250 to $4,670 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 Shakopee
The official website for the city of Shakopee is http://www.ci.shakopee.mn.us.
Shakopee is represented by Mayor Brad Tabke.
Shakopee is a city southwest of downtown Minneapolis in the State of Minnesota and is the county seat of Scott County. Located on the south bank bend of the Minnesota River, Shakopee and nearby suburbs comprise the "southwest" portion of Minneapolis-Saint Paul, the sixteenth largest metropolitan area in the United States with 3.3 million people. The population of Shakopee was 37,076 at the 2010 census.The river bank's Shakopee Historic District contains burial mounds built by prehistoric cultures. In the 17th century, Chief Shakopee of the Mdewakanton Dakota established his village on the east end. Trading brought about the city's establishment in the 19th century and Shakopee boomed as a commerce exchange site between river and rail at Murphy's Landing. Once an isolated city competing in the Minnesota River Valley, by the 1960s its economy shifted to the expanding metropolitan area. Significant growth as a bedroom community occurred after U.S. Highway 169 was realigned in 1996 toward the new Bloomington Ferry Bridge.The city is currently known for the Valleyfair amusement park and the Canterbury Park horse racetrack. The Minnesota Renaissance Festival is associated with Shakopee though is located in nearby Louisville Township. Shakopee has an orderly annexation agreement for the entirety of the township with no definite timeline.