With 5,967 people, Cresco, Iowa is a relatively small city. There are just 3 nursing homes in the city, which doesn't provide you with too many options. Despite only having a couple of nursing homes, this city's nursing homes received a strong city grade of B+. This is a better score than the average city in the United States. This place's nursing homes are stronger in some categories than others, but it didn't have any poor grades in any of the major areas discussed below. Additional information about its category grades is available in the next paragraph.
In addition to having quality nursing homes on the whole, this city's nursing homes really excelled in the area of long-term care where the city earned a grade of A-. Not many cities fared this well in this category. When nursing homes receive a grade in this range in long-term care it typically means it has plenty of staff and is an overall good place to reside on a permanent basis. In addition, we also awarded this city an A- in our inspections rating. Rounding out its top notch report card, the city received an A- in our nursing category and a B+ for short-term care.