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Thunderbird Senior Living

5401 W Dailey St, Glendale, AZ 85306

4.1
(95 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

When you think of retirement living, what do you see? If cookie-cutter apartments, quiet hallways, bland food and stereotypical activities come to mind, then think again. Over twenty years of experience have taught us that today's seniors want more choices and are leading a more active lifestyle...

MorningStar Assisted Living & Memory Care at Arrowhead

21432 N 75th Ave, Glendale, AZ 85308

4.6
(29 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

MorningStar at Arrowhead offers premier assisted living and memory care for adults 62 years and older who need some measure of help with the activities of daily living. While its subtle elegance and features are reminiscent of a luxurious resort, every detail of MorningStar at Arrowhead is...

Brookdale Arrowhead Ranch

5861 West Beverly Lane, Glendale, AZ 85306

3.5
(32 reviews)

Studio, Semi-Private

Home Sweet HomeOur assisted living and memory care community in Glendale, Arizona doesn’t require you to choose between independence and assistance. We think you deserve both, which is our community is made up of offer cozy apartment homes that give you the freedom of independent living combined...

Westgate Village

8847 W Glendale Ave, Glendale, AZ 85305

4.2
(17 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

Experience the best of the Arizona lifestyle with Westgate Village. Conveniently located in Glendale, Westgate Village offers year-round sunshine and resort-like amenities, all within 30 minutes of downtown Phoenix. This brand new independent senior living community is close to the Westgate...

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Glencroft

8611 North 67th Avenue, Glendale, AZ 85302

4.7
(13 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Glencroft is an assisted living community located in the city of Glendale, Arizona in the county of Maricopa. Glendale is a city that is absolutely filled with both natural and architectural beauty. Glendale homes magnify the natural beauty of the desert landscape that surrounds the area. Nearby...

Inspira Arrowhead

20240 N 78th Ave, Glendale, AZ 85308

4.8
(6 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

Inspira Arrowhead will be a state of the art senior living community with Independent Living, Assisted Living and Memory Care resident options. Inspira Arrowhead will be located in a campus environment including restaurants such as Kneader’s Bakery and Starbucks, The Church of Joy and a future...

Orchard Pointe at Arrowhead

17200 N 67th Ave, Glendale, AZ 85308

(0 review)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Welcome to Orchard Pointe at Arrowhead, an Assisted Living and Memory Care community in Glendale, Arizona, that embraces individuality, encourages independence, and provides the care you need to live the life you want. Enjoy thoughtfully-designed living spaces, delicious meals served...

Beehive Homes of Arrowhead

17202 N 69th Ave, Glendale, AZ 85308

4.5
(1 review)

Studio, 1 Bed

Fellowship Square Brown and Center

35 West Brown Rd (Brown and Center), Mesa, AZ 85201

4.4
(136 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

Fellowship Square~Brown and Center is a faith-based, not-for-profit, retirement community located just north of historic downtown Mesa on the southwest corner of Brown Road and Center Street. Cultural and sporting events, movies, shopping, churches, the main library and Senior Center are all just...

Palos Verdes Senior Living

18441 North 87th Avenue, Peoria, AZ 85382

4.5
(120 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

In order to prevent the spread of COVID-19 within our communities, we are not accepting visitors at this time. However, we’d still love to talk with you! Reach out to schedule a virtual tour or e-meeting with a sales representative to learn more about our community. Palos Verdes is the premier...

Atria Chandler Villas

101 South Yucca Street, Chandler, AZ 85224

4.5
(123 reviews)

1 Bed, 2 Bed

At Atria Chandler Villas, you'll enjoy the convenience and comfort of senior living in a peaceful neighborhood just outside Phoenix. Among the community's many amenities are a heated pool, spa, library, putting green, bocce ball courts and scenic walking paths. Just 12 miles from the city center,...

The Woodmark at Sun City

17207 North Boswell Boulevard, Sun City, AZ 85373

4.5
(105 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Our community of Independent Living, Assisted Living, and Memory Care residents is spread across six acres of beautifully landscaped property. With over 100 apartments available for Independent and Assisted Living, and more than 30 single-story Memory Care suites designed to promote mental...

The Citadel

520 S Higley Rd, Mesa, AZ 85206

4.1
(104 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

The Citadel Senior Living Community allows seniors to maintain their independence with access to assistance and support services when needed. We offer both Assisted and Independent Living.The Citadel is unique in that independent residents can live together in a community that is geared toward...

Bella Vista Retirement Living, LLC

1825 W Emelita Ave, Mesa, AZ 85202

4.2
(104 reviews)

1 Bed, 2 Bed

Remodeling all apartments with beautiful ceramic tile, ceiling fans, stainless steel appliances, private patios and so much more. Hurry they are going fast!

Garden Ridge

18170 N 91st Ave, Peoria, AZ 85382

4.0
(90 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

The Amethyst Gardens offers a plethora of activities that range from daily exercise classes and pool activities to mall shopping, casino day trips, and cultural events. Join us for bingo, bridge, or live musical entertainment in our spacious, formal great room. The Amethyst Garden's mission is to...

The Palazzo

6250 North 19th Avenue, Phoenix, AZ 85015

4.0
(89 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

The Palazzo is a full Continuing Care Community offering Independent Living, Assisted Living, Memory Care and Skilled Nursing. At The Palazzo, we are able to cater to your needs whether you are looking for independence in an environment with social activities, wonderful meals, housekeeping and...

Vista del Rio

13619 North 94th Drive, Peoria, AZ 85381

4.0
(87 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Vista del Rio provides a fulfilling, independent lifestyle in a welcoming environment. Situated on a quiet campus in the heart of Peoria, a beautiful northwestern suburb of Phoenix, we offer a peaceful environment with access to all the convenience of a major metropolitan area. We're just...

Courtyard Towers

22 North Robson Street, Mesa, AZ 85201

3.6
(91 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Courtyard Towers, located in the historic town center of Mesa, Arizona, offers luxurious apartments in a high-rise retirement community featuring panoramic views of the East Valley and mountains beyond. You will find that life at Courtyard Towers is comparable to living in a fine hotel with many...

Arbor Ridge

9257 West Union Hills, Peoria, AZ 85382

4.0
(80 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Located in the heart of Peoria with proximity to the Center for the Performing  Arts, Amethyst Senior Living Community offers the lifestyle that's just right for you. With beautifully landscaped grounds and stunning Spanish-style architecture, this peaceful and picturesque community is an...

Brookdale Springs Mesa

6220 East Broadway Road, Mesa, AZ 85206

4.3
(71 reviews)

1 Bed, 2 Bed

Luxury Living, Resort SettingsWhen you walk through the front door of your new independent and assisted living community in Mesa, Arizona, you might feel relief wash over you. You may even feel a little giddy. Maybe it’s the stunning resort-like environment, the warmth and friendly nature of the...

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Cost of independent living in Glendale, AZ

Independent Living costs differ by location and facility, as many communities offer different levels of care, amenities, and activities. Prices also vary based on how much — or how little — assistance a senior needs.

Monthly average independent living cost comparisons
  • $3,257
    National
  • $3,179
    State
  • $3,253
    Glendale, AZ
  • $2,896
    Goodyear, AZ
  • $3,149
    Chandler, AZ
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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 is independent living?

Independent living offers a stress-free lifestyle for older adults. Independent living communities don’t provide personal care or supervision, but do offer generally healthy adults opportunities for socialization and hassle-free living. Independent living services often include:

  • Nutritious meals and snacks
  • Housekeeping
  • Laundry
  • Home maintenance and repairs
  • Social activities and outings
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Learn More About Memory Care in Glendale, AZ

This expansive suburb of Phoenix is known for its variety of outdoor recreation opportunities. Popular parks and natural areas in and around Glendale include Sahuaro Ranch Park, Thunderbird Park, and White Tank Mountain Regional Park.

In Glendale, memory care communities — sometimes called Alzheimer’s care or dementia care facilities — provide specialized care for seniors who have Alzheimer’s, dementia, or other forms of memory loss. These communities offer personalized cognitive rehabilitation programs alongside assistance with activities of daily living (ADLs). Memory care usually includes 24-hour supervision and unique design elements, like outdoor gardens and color-coded walls, to help ease anxiety, agitation, and other symptoms of dementia.

Cost of Memory Care in Glendale, AZ

The median monthly cost of memory care is about $4,800 in Glendale and $5,300 within the Phoenix metropolitan area. The median monthly cost of memory care in the state of Arizona is around $5,200.

Learn More About Glendale, AZ

Cost of Living

The total household expenses associated with living in Glendale are rated three points above the national average. Grocery and other essential costs are also rated close to 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
103 109 94 99 104 99

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
$61,363 per year $37,971 per year $47,979 per year $22,395 per year $42,566 per year $1,538 per year $757 per month

Local Hospitals

The main hospital that services Glendale is:

Banner Thunderbird Medical Center

  • Facility type: short-term acute care
  • Bed count: 550+
  • Specialties: Level I trauma center, emergency department

Weather and Climate

Glendale’s climate is classified as steppe, which means a hot, arid climate between desert and humid. The average humidity level is 31%, and humidity levels are often highest during January at about 41%.

Seasonal Temperatures

January Average January Maximum January Minimum
55°F 68°F 41°F

July Average July Maximum July Minimum
94°F 108°F 79°F

Air Quality

  • Relative Air Quality Index: 165

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: 9″

Demographics and Values

Population Statistics

Median Age Percent of Population Over 65 Population Population Density Average Household Size
34.3 11.7% 247,556 4,089 per square mile 2.8

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)
1.6% 4.2% 6.8% 38.2% 0.2% 3.9% 47.2%

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 Glendale: 10/30
  • Overall inclusivity: 72/100

2016 Presidential Election Results for Maricopa County

Democratic Republican Other
50.3% 48.1% 1.6%

Arts, Culture, Entertainment, and Recreation

Glendale is a suburb of Phoenix located near a number of great destinations for outdoor recreation. Some of the most popular spots in and around the city include:

  • Wildlife World Zoo, Aquarium & Safari Park
  • Sahuaro Ranch Park
  • White Tank Mountain Regional Park
  • Deer Valley Petroglyph Preserve
  • Thunderbird Conservation Park

Transportation

Glendale offers the free and wheelchair-accessible Glendale Urban Shuttle (GUS), which operates three fixed routes throughout the city.

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