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San Francisco Senior Living Resources

San Francisco is an iconic West Coast city that is home to world-class medical facilities, a diverse cultural scene and an enviable year-round coastal climate. Those who are looking for senior living in San Francisco will find options ranging from affordable group settings to high-end, resort style adult communities. With its distinctive neighborhoods, abundance of public parks and natural beauty, San Francisco is the perfect place to call home.

Cost of Senior Living in San Francisco, CA

Despite being one of the most expensive cities in the world to live, San Francisco hosts surprisingly affordable senior living...at least when compared to other cities in its metropolitan area. Senior living costs are highest in Lafayette, where the median income is three times the national average. San Carlos, an affluent suburb to the north of Redwood City, is the second most expensive. The rest of the top five most expensive cities for senior living are similarly affluent Bay Area suburbs, according to the Senior Living Cost Index at A Place for Mom.

Oakland is the fifth least expensive city for senior living in the area in spite of recent economic growth. The progressive city of Berkeley comes in second, followed by Emeryville - another outlying city experiencing healthy job growth. San Pablo boast the least expensive assisted living costs in the metro region, but only marginally behind Berkeley.

How Senior Living Costs Compare to Residential Real Estate

  • Home prices in the San Francisco area increased by 14.8% from 2014 to 2015 according to Redfin, a national real estate brokerage.
  • Senior living costs increased by 3.6% in the state of California during that same period.
  • Homes in the San Francisco area stayed on market for an average of 19 days in 2015.

Median Monthly Senior Living Costs In San Francisco, California

Independent Living

Assisted Living

Memory Care

San Francisco

$2,887
$4,415
$5,634

Five Most Expensive Cities for Senior Living in the San Francisco Area (Monthly)

Independent Living

Assisted Living

Memory Care

Lafayette
$3,343
$5,136
$6,548
San Carlos
$3,297
$5,116
$6,501
Danville
$3,331
$5,109
$6,597
Mill Valley
$3,271
$5,058
$6,461
Moraga
$3,238
$5,056
$6,388

Five Least Expensive Cities for Senior Living in the San Francisco Area (Monthly)

Independent Living

Assisted Living

Memory Care

San Pablo
$2,588
$4,028
$5,135
Berkeley
$2,590
$4,016
$5,183
Emeryville
$2,667
$4,131
$5,211
Hayward
$2,706
$4,168
$5,342
Oakland
$2,766
$4,246
$5,425

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Median Senior Living Costs

San Francisco, CA

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Senior Living in San Francisco, CA is:

  • 0.3% less expensive than the state of California
  • 9.7% more expensive than the West region
  • 10.1% more expensive than the nation as a whole
Use our Senior Living Cost Index to learn more about senior living costs in your area.

Local Senior Marketplace

Explore the Marketplace to find local senior products and services that meet the needs of you and your family.

Elder Law Attorneys

Edelman Krasin and Jaye

EDELMAN KRASIN & JAYE
ekjlaw.com
(516) 742-9200
info@ekjlaw.com

If you suspect that your loved one has been abused, filing a nursing home abuse lawsuit against the administration and staff of the facility is a way to recoup compensation for medical bills, pain and suffering, and, in the worst cases, wrongful death. More importantly, successful litigation can help victims achieve some measure of justice.

Eisbrouch Marsh LLC

EISBROUCH MARSH, LLC
emlawoffices.com
(201) 342-5545
info@emlawoffices.com

If you are ready to begin the process of holding your loved one’s nursing home liable for perpetuating physical, emotional or financial abuse, contact Eisbrouch Marsh right away. We proudly serve Bergen County, including Hackensack & Paramus, the Northern New Jersey counties of Morris, Middlesex, Essex, Hudson, and Passaic, as well as the five boroughs of New York City, Long Island, Westchester and Rockland.

ESTATE PLANNING & ELDER LAW CENTER OF THE GOIDEL LAW GROUP, PLLC
goidellawgroup.com
(631) 390-5600

We recognize that estate planning and elder law involve difficult issues and discussions regarding disability and death. We strive to eliminate stress and make the process as easy and seamless as possible for you and your loved ones.

GARLAND LAW OFFICES, P.A.
www.njelders.com
(732) 972-6700
pia@njelders.com

With offices in New York and New Jersey, Garland Law Offices is headed by Gary B. Garland, one of 43 Certified Elder Law Attorneys in the State of New Jersey and New York, as certified by the National Elder Law Association as accredited by the American Bar Association. We help families save assets from Medicaid, estate taxes, and other estate planning and elder law needs. We have a social worker on staff to assist families.

LOUIS LEPORE, ESQ.
www.leporelaw.com
(718) 354-8646

Louis Lepore provides skilled legal representation in important decisions regarding real estate investments, finances, and planning for your future.

RONALD FATOULLAH & ASSOCIATES
www.elderlaw-newyork.com
(877) 353-3752

For more than 30 years, the law firm of Ronald Fatoullah & Associates has been guiding New Yorkers with unparalleled legal advice, planning and care. In addition to our mastery of the law, what distinguishes us from other firms, is our caring and our humanity.

THE LAW OFFICE OF PETER A. HURWITZ
www.phurwitzlaw.com
(845) 634-4966
hurwitzlawfirm@gmail.com

Our Firm focuses on the elderly with the understanding that each client has his or her own unique financial, physical and emotional concerns. Our goal is to provide the best advice with long term solutions. We specialize in estate planning, wills, trusts and estates, guardianship proceedings, and probate and estate administration.

THE LAW OFFICE OF TULLY AND WINKELMAN
www.elderlaw.pro
(631) 424-2800

The Elder Law Office of Tully & Winkelman, P.C. has specialized in assisting Long Island families in finding peace of mind since 1998. By utilizing our unique and comprehensive Life Care Planning approach, our attorneys work to improve the quality of life of the seniors and families they serve.

Located in Walnut Creek, our East Bay Elder Law firm specializes in Conservatorships, Trusts and Estates, Long term care planning, and Elder Abuse matters.​ ​

Real Estate Services

Bay Area Properties Realty and Finance

BAY AREA PROPERTIES, REALTY & FINANCE, INC.
www.baprealty.com
(650) 532-3680
Mitchreservices@gmail.com

I help seniors with their living situation when selling or downsizing of their home is in order. The two biggest concerns when looking for a place to live are size and location, and regardless of why you're selling or downsizing, there are ways I can make your move easy. I can help connect you with the reputable service providers, help with taking detailed inventory, sort and give suggestions on creative ways to store your personal items. Communicate all steps and help you stay organized throughout the process.

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