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About Assisted Living

Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.

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About Care Homes

Residential care homes are shared neighborhood homes for seniors who need a live-in caregiver to assist with activities of daily living, like dressing and bathing.

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Veterans Resources

VA benefits for long-term care, such as Aid and Attendance benefits, can help eligible veterans and their surviving spouses pay for senior care.

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About Home Care

Home care relies on trained aides to provide companionship and non-medical care for seniors living at home.

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About Independent Living

Independent living facilities offer convenient, hassle-free living in a social environment for seniors who are active, healthy, and able to live on their own.

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About Memory Care

Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.

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About Nursing Homes

Nursing homes provide short-and long-term care for seniors who have physical or mental health conditions that require 24-hour nursing and personal care.

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Senior apartments offer accessible, no-frills living for seniors who are generally active, healthy, and able to live on their own.

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Residential care homes in Vista may appeal to seniors who value smaller, more close-knit communities and many opportunities for socialization. Vista care homes typically take in fewer residents, meaning older adults know each resident in the home and develop strong friendships.

Older-adult care homes vary more than other options for senior living in Vista, so families can choose from a wide range of prices, amenities, and services. A Place for Mom will work with you to understand the cost of care homes. From there, we’ll help you find the right fit, whether you’re staying on a budget or searching for luxury retirement communities.

Residential Care Home Facilities in Vista, CA

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Our Family Care Home

810 Centennial Drive, Vista, CA 92081

4.8
(20 reviews)

Private, Semi-Private

Our Family Care Home Located in San Diego County, Our Family Care Home is a senior care home in Vista, California. Our well-cared for, modern property offers a group home setting for our residents in a spacious residential neighborhood. When you aren't spending time relaxing on the patio or...

Kings Care Assisted Living, LLC

247 Presley Place, Vista, CA 92083

4.0
(15 reviews)

Private, Semi-Private

King’s Care Assisted Living, LLC "will give quality care to your loved one fit for a King or a Queen”We are a licensed 14 bed facility with 9 bedrooms, 8 with their own private bathroom, each featuring an ADA approved roll in shower. A private exterior French door provides easy access to our...

Villa Adriana

1678 Sunset Drive, Vista, CA 92081

4.9
(7 reviews)

1 Bed, Private

Villa Adriana is a residential care home located in the serene town of Vista, California in San Diego County. Our community's location offers excellent space for our residents to experience the much-needed peace of mind. The picturesque horizons of our neighborhood offer nothing short of...

Angel's Touch

138 Bellerive Dr., Vista, CA 92084

4.5
(2 reviews)

Private, Semi-Private

We are located in a very nice and quiet neighborhood with the ambiance of nature. Our Residential-Christian home environment is tastefully decorated to make our residents peaceful, comfortable and at home. The family owner is dedicated to serve and work to this ministry. Our...

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Buena Creek Residential Care

3008 Buena Creek Road, Vista, CA 92084

5.0
(2 reviews)

Private, Semi-Private

Buena Creek Residential Care is a senior care home located in the city of Vista, California within San Diego County. The city of Vista, California has numerous recreational and cultural opportunities for all of the residents of the town to enjoy. There are several different parks to enjoy the...

Vista Sunrise Eldercare

1904 Cresthaven Drive, Vista, CA 92084

(0 review)

Private

Vista Sunrise Elder Care is a 6 bed residential care home for your loved ones who are at least 60 years young. We have private and semi-private bedrooms. We have an outdoor space where you can sit and relax or walk and enjoy the awesome views of the mountains or listen to the birds chirping away.

Splendor Valley

930 Rockwell Springs Ct, Escondido, CA 92025

5.0
(39 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Private, Semi-Private

Splendor Valley - Experience a Place You Can Call HomeSplendor Valley is a six-bed capacity licensed Residential Care Facility for the Elderly (RCFE) located in the heart of Escondido, just minutes away from healthcare, shopping centers, parks, and restaurants. Our community features a...

Blue Skies of San Marcos

1119 Via Vera Cruz, San Marcos, CA 92078

4.2
(10 reviews)

Private, Semi-Private, 1 Bed

Blue Skies of San Marcos is a Residential Care Facility for the Elderly, providing personal care services in the peaceful and secure Stone Canyon gated community. We have been licensed since 2006 to provide care for just six seniors, which promotes a more personal level of assistance than is...

Gold Canyon Care Home

6461 Quillan St, San Diego, CA 92111

4.1
(14 reviews)

Private, Semi-Private

Gold Canyon Care home is a residential care home located in picturesque San Diego, California. This community setting is designed in an apartment style and it is located in a quiet and safe neighborhood. The region enjoys pleasant warm weather most of the year. The San Diego community is...

Temple Court Senior Care

40009 Temple Court, Murrieta, CA 92563

4.6
(12 reviews)

Private, Semi-Private, 1 Bed

We are a licensed six bed residential board and care facility. We focus on individual care with emphasis on meeting ongoing daily needs and creating a home like environment for your family member. Our home is for people who need more assistance than is available in an independent living...

Adagio San Juan

31822 San Juan Creek Road, San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675

5.0
(1 review)

Private, Semi-Private

Adagio San Juan offers premium assisted living in beautiful San Juan Capistrano, CA. Our unique community is five-star, offering a premium location, compassionate care, excellent amenities, a lovely living space and an intimate setting. Adagio San Juan is committed to caring for those seniors...

Agape Home for the Elderly

22495 Spur Brook Dr, Wildomar, CA 92595

4.6
(10 reviews)

Studio, Private, Semi-Private

We have been a licensed RCFE facility since 1997. We are located in the Lake Elsinore/Murrieta, CA Area. We offer full time care for individuals with needs ranging from those needing help with daily chores to Alzheimer's and hospice patients. Because we are a small facility with a high staff to...

Serenity Haven

24300 Canyon Lake Drive North, Canyon Lake, CA 92587

3.8
(9 reviews)

Private, Semi-Private

We opened our business last May 2012, with a medical background. All our employees are trained by The administrator with rigorous orientation on policies and procedures. The administration also revives 40 hours of continuing education every 2 years in senior care and new bylaws. Serenity Haven...

Avocado Creek

1080 Avocado Ave, Escondido, CA 92026

4.6
(10 reviews)

Private, Semi-Private

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Alicia Care

29742 Ana Maria, Laguna Niguel, CA 92677

5.0
(9 reviews)

Private, Semi-Private

Alicia Care is a residential care home located in Laguna Niguel, CA in Orange County. This home provides a comfortable place to live in an area that offers breathtaking beauty. Laguna Niguel is filled with sites to see and things to do, and those visiting the area find that they have plenty to...

Lake Murray Healthcare

7867 Lake Andrita Ave., San Diego, CA 92119

4.3
(10 reviews)

Private, 1 Bed

Lake Murray Health Care Center provides quality care for persons who, in their golden years, are still capable of handling their physical needs but require assistance with the daily tasks of living. Our sincere concern for personal care, social interactions and spiritual well being of our...

Vintage Home and Residential Care

316 Crestview Drive, Bonita, CA 91902

4.9
(8 reviews)

Private, Semi-Private

Vintage Home and Residential Care was born out of a dream birthed in my heart while caring for my elderly family members. I have passed along my passion to those who are on our Care Team. Our home was acquired with seniors in mind, therefore we have furnished and landscaped to allow as much...

Pomerado Manor

16031 Pomerado Rd, Poway, CA 92064

4.1
(10 reviews)

Private, Semi-Private

Pomerado Manor is a senior care home which has been located in beautiful Poway, in San Diego County in California, since 1993. The grounds stretch over a full acre of land, which is rich with gardens and fruit trees, and surround a sprawling ranch-style home. The residence is private and...

Maple Guest Home

3485 Sugar Maple Court, Hemet, CA 92545

4.9
(8 reviews)

Private, Semi-Private

Maple Guest Home is a senior residential care home that is located in the unique city of Hemet, CA and in Riverside County. Hemet is situated in the San Jacinto Valley, with the city covering almost hAssisted Living of the valley. The other hAssisted Living of the valley is shared with the city...

Blue Skies of Oceanside

322 Keyport St, Oceanside, CA 92057

4.6
(5 reviews)

Private, Semi-Private

Blue Skies of Oceanside is a Residential Care Facility for the Elderly, providing personal care services in a peaceful and secure residential setting. We have been licensed since 2008 to provide care for just six seniors, which promotes a more personal level of assistance than is typically...

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Cost of care homes in Vista, CA

The average cost of senior living in Vista is $4,120 per month. Cheaper nearby regions include San Marcos, CA with an average of $3,583 per month.

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Discover the many ways to pay for senior living

Planning ahead can better position you to make good choices for your loved one’s care in the future. But if your aging family member needs care now, there are ways to finance the cost of long-term care through a combination of approaches.

What are care homes?

Residential care homes are houses in residential neighborhoods that are equipped, adapted, and staffed to care for a small number of residents, usually between two and 10. Like assisted living communities, staff at care homes typically help residents with activities of daily living, including bathing, dressing, and medication management. Although residential care homes vary significantly depending on the community, services usually include:

  • Help with personal care
  • Medication management
  • Mobility assistance
  • Nutritious meals
  • Social activities and outings
  • Housekeeping
  • Laundry
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Learn More About Care Homes in Vista, CA

This charming, scenic suburban city in the heart of sunny San Diego County is just a short drive away from some of the country’s best beaches. With plenty of options for outdoor recreation and exercise, Vista is a great destination for active seniors looking to get out into the sunshine.

In Vista, residential care homes — sometimes called care homes, board and care homes, group homes, or personal care homes — are often houses in residential neighborhoods that are adapted, equipped, and staffed to care for a small number of residents, usually 10 or less. Similar to assisted living but in a smaller, more residential setting, these homes provide supervision, organized events, and assistance with activities of daily living (ADLs). This means care homes can help with everyday routines but typically do not provide 24-hour skilled nursing assistance.

Cost of Care Homes in Vista, CA

The median monthly cost of a room in a care home in 2019 was about $3,800 in Vista and $3,500 in the state of California. However, the cost of living in a care home depends largely on location. Since the homes are private residences, costs are tied to real estate value and therefore may vary greatly.

Learn More About Vista, CA

Cost of Living

The total household expenses associated with living in Vista are rated 31 points above the national average. Grocery and other essential costs are also rated well above the average.

Index Scores

All index scores are based on a scale that has the national average set at 100. A score of 200 indicates that the cost is twice as expensive as the national average, while a score of 50 indicates that the cost is half as expensive.

Household Expenses Health Care Insurance Entertainment Groceries Clothing
131 140 121 130 131 125

Income and Housing

Median Income Age 45-64 Median Income Age 65+ Median Household Income Average Individual Income Median Employee Salary Average Property Tax One-bedroom Apartment Gross Rent Estimate
$69,603 per year $47,818 per year $56,854 per year $22,961 per year $44,744 per year $4,561 per year $1,342 per month

Local Hospitals

The top hospitals that service Vista include:

Tri-City Medical Center

  • Facility type: governmental, short-term acute care
  • Bed count: 300+
  • Specialties: emergency department, joint replacement, inpatient surgery

Scripps Memorial Hospital Encinitas

  • Facility type: nonprofit, short-term acute care
  • Bed count: 190+
  • Specialties: emergency department, ICU, hemodialysis

Aurora San Diego

  • Facility type: proprietary, psychiatric care
  • Bed count: 90+
  • Specialties: behavioral health care

Weather and Climate

Vista has a type of dry subtropical climate called Mediterranean. This means Vista has hot summers with very little rainfall, and cool but not cold winters with slightly more precipitation than during the summer months. The average humidity level in Vista is 70%, and humidity levels are often highest during July at about 73%.

Seasonal Temperatures

January Average January Maximum January Minimum
56°F 68°F 45°F

July Average July Maximum July Minimum
72°F 82°F 61°F

Air Quality

  • Relative Air Quality Index: 138

This index is based on a scale that has the national average set at 100. A score of 200 indicates twice the presence of air pollutants than the national average, while a score of 50 indicates half the presence.

Precipitation

  • Average annual precipitation: 13.7″

Demographics and Values

Population Statistics

Median Age Percent of Population Over 65 Population Population Density Average Household Size
34.5 10% 101,964 5,459 per square mile 3.1

Race & Ethnicity

American Indian or Alaskan Native Asian Black Hispanic or Latino Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Two or More Races White (not Hispanic or Latino)
0.6% 4.2% 3.1% 50.9% 0.4% 3.4% 39.6%

These figures were taken from the most recent U.S. Census.

LGBTQ+ Inclusivity

These scores were taken from the 2020 Human Rights Campaign’s Municipal Equality Index.

  • Non-discrimination laws in San Diego: 30/30
  • Overall inclusivity: 100/100

2016 Presidential Election Results for San Diego County

Democratic Republican Other
60.2% 37.5% 2.3%

Arts, Culture, Entertainment, and Recreation

Vista, located in the heart of San Diego County, is filled with interesting and unique attractions that are sure to keep anyone busy. Popular spots include:

  • Brengle Terrace Park
  • Boomers Vista
  • The Wave Waterpark

The city is also home to a number of historical sights and museums including:

  • Antique Gas & Steam Engine Museum
  • Leo Carrillo Ranch Historic Park
  • Rancho Buena Vista Adobe
  • Rancho Guajome Adobe

Transportation

Bus services are provided by the North County Transit District, which operates a fixed-route bus service, a light rail service, and the SPRINTER service. Stations are located at the Vista Transit Center and the Civic Center Drive station.

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Breeze Hill Care, New Dawn Eldercare and Rose Garden are the top rated care homes near Vista, California. See full list of communities.

There are 657 care homes near Vista, California. See the full list.

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