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  • Solstice Senior Living at El Cajon

    444 Prescott Avenue, El Cajon, CA 92020
    (48)
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    Solstice Senior Living of El Cajon provides a fulfilling, independent lifestyle in a welcoming environment. Situated on beautiful grounds just outside of the beautiful San Diego Bay, you'll love our elegant and graceful facilities and caring staff. Residents also enjoy being close to world-class...

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  • Grossmont Gardens

    Grossmont Gardens

    5480 Marengo Ave, La Mesa, CA 91942
    (88)
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    Enjoy no increases to your base rent until 2021 when you lease by December 15th. In addition, we'll waive your New Resident Fee and January 2020 base rent. Save up to $2,000!*See our Sales Director for details. At Grossmont Gardens, we offer a variety of community features. Residents can enjoy...

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  • Waterford Terrace

    Waterford Terrace

    5580 Aztec Drive, La Mesa, CA 91942
    (22)
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    We believe that Waterford Terrace is so much more than walls and windows - it's a place to enjoy home-cooked meals, game night, or a quiet evening with family and friends. It's where you always feel comfortable, safe, and secure. At Waterford Terrace, our management teams live on-site, and are...

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  • Sungarden Terrace

    Sungarden Terrace

    2045 Skyline Drive, Lemon Grove, CA 91945
    (23)
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    Sungarden Terrace is family owned for over 19 years and takes great pride in providing excellent care in a warm, nuturing environment. Some of our staff have been with us since our doors opened. Our reviews are all 4 and 5 star reviews focusing on great care, a family-like atmosphere, excellent...

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  • Monte Vista Village & Lodge

    Monte Vista Village & Lodge

    2211 Massachusetts Avenue, Lemon Grove, CA 91945
    (30)
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    Monte Vista Village is a luxurious senior community in Lemon Grove, CA, in San Diego County, which offers excellent assisted living and independent living options. Located amongst 7.5 acres of land (including a stunning tiered waterfall), Monte Vista Village is the perfect place to kick back and...

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  • Paradise Village

    Paradise Village

    2700 E Fourth St, National City, CA 91950
    (44)
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    WELCOME TO PARADISE! Introducing Paradise Village, the newest retirement community located in San Diego's South Bay. Offering retirement and assisted living in a resort-style, gated community with a Mediterranean flair. One bedroom, one bedroom w/den, 2 bedroom, and penthouse options. Studio and...

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  • Merrill Gardens at Bankers Hill

    2567 Second Ave, San Diego, CA 92103
    (18)
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    Merrill Gardens at Bankers Hill gives discerning seniors a casual elegance and sophistication found only in the prestigious Bankers Hill neighborhood of downtown San Diego. Downtown retirement living has never been this good — or as much fun — as it can be at Merrill Gardens! Merrill...

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  • Pacific Pointe

    Pacific Pointe

    171 4th Avenue, Chula Vista, CA 91910
    (42)
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    Pacific Pointe is an affordable all-inclusive retirement community, located near the shores of the Pacific Ocean in beautiful Southern California, just minutes from shops, restaurants and hospitals. We offer a variety of amenities to simplify your life, including three chef-prepared meals daily,...

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  • Brookdale Clairemont

    Brookdale Clairemont

    5219 Clairemont Mesa Boulevard, San Diego, CA 92117
    (45)
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    Redefine your independence with more time for what you want to do. Here at our assisted living community, you get to redefine your independence, pursue your favorite hobbies and live your life your way. Whether that’s connecting with new friends or trying something new like yoga, you have choices...

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  • Belmont Village Sabre Springs

    Belmont Village Sabre Springs

    13075 South Evening Creek Drive, San Diego, CA 92129
    (44)
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    The Belmont Village facility at Sabre Springs is located in the attractive residential community of Poway. Situated in northeast San Diego County, Poway is known as 'The City in the Country' and prides itself on the fact that much of the area is preserved as dedicated open space. With great views of...

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  • Legacy Hills at Poway

    Legacy Hills at Poway

    12730 Monte Vista Road, Poway, CA 92064
    (2)
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    Legacy Hills at Poway Independent Senior Living, offers a quaint community nestled at the foothills of Twin Peaks Mountain for independent living and 55 plus residents who want to enjoy their retirement years and living life to the fullest. You’ll appreciate our life enrichment programs, on-site...

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  • The Gateway & Gateway Gardens

    The Gateway & Gateway Gardens

    12751 Gateway Park Road, Poway, CA 92064
    (9)
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    The Gateway - Gateway Gardens is located in Poway, CA. Poway is a part of San Diego County, and this independent living community provides seniors with a great location to call home. Poway offers much to do and see, so that residents and their guests always have entertainment options. Those who...

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  • Golden Living of Pt. Loma

    Golden Living of Pt. Loma

    3223 Duke St, San Diego, CA 92110
    (6)
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    Golden Living is located in the Loma Portal area of San Diego, just west of Mission Bay. Golden Living is conveniently located near several large shopping areas and numerous doctor's offices. Golden Living strives to make all of their residents feel at home by urging residents to decorate their...

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  • Atria La Jolla

    Atria La Jolla

    4025 Pulitzer Pl, San Diego, CA 92122
    (15)
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    Atria Senior Living is a leading operator of independent living, assisted living, supportive living and memory care communities in more than 200 locations in 26 states and seven Canadian provinces. Atria communities are home to more than 23,000 seniors and employ more than 14,000 people.

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  • Vi at La Jolla Village

    Vi at La Jolla Village

    8515 Costa Verde Blvd, San Diego, CA 92122
    (5)
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    Vi at La Jolla Village is a Life Plan Community, also known as Continuing Care Retirement Community (CCRC), located in San Diego, California, within the ‘Golden Triangle’. Our location offers spectacular views with access to high-end shopping, dining, parks, and walking trails. Our retirement...

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  • The Remington Club

    The Remington Club

    16925 Hierba Drive, San Diego, CA 92128
    (11)
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    Nestled in the exclusive community of Rancho Bernardo, The Remington Club strives to offers the finest in independent, assisted and skilled nursing services and outpatient therapy. Our close proximity to shopping, combined with our wonderful activities and social programs, make The Remington Club...

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  • Casa Aldea Senior Living

    Casa Aldea Senior Living

    14740 Via Fiesta, San Diego, CA 92127
    (2)
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    At Casa Aldea Senior Living, a beautifully designed boutique Assisted Living and Memory Care community uniquely located near the communities of Rancho Santa Fe and Santaluz in San Diego, CA, expect the extraordinary. Casa Aldea ensures senior living is firmly in the 21st Century with its beautifully...

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  • White Sands

    White Sands

    7450 Olivetas Ave, La Jolla, CA 92037
    (6)
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    Waking up each morning and taking a morning stroll along the coastline before joining friends for a round of golf at the Torrey Pine Golf Course or an outing to the Museum of Contemporary Art. End the day dining alfresco as you watch the sun set over the Pacific Ocean. For the residents of White...

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  • Brookdale Carmel Valley

    Brookdale Carmel Valley

    13101 Hartfield Avenue, San Diego, CA 92130
    (22)
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    Do more of what you love every day. At our continuing care retirement community (CCRC), you’ll have the lifestyle you want, plus care if you need it with assisted living, memory care and skilled nursing all on one campus. With several floorplans to choose from, including studio, one-bedroom and...

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  • Oakmont of Escondido Hills

    Oakmont of Escondido Hills

    3012 Bear Valley Parkway, Escondido, CA 92025
    (30)
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    Oakmont of Escondido Hills is a lovely retirement community situated on a lush six-acre campus with lovely views of the Escondido Hills and within walking distance of Westfield's North County Fair Shopping Mall. If an active lifestyle is what you desire, you'll feel at home in our retirement...

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  • Redwood Terrace

    710 W 13th Avenue, Escondido, CA 92025
    (22)
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    Redwood Terrace is a proud member of Human Good, a non-profit organization that is dedicated to providing quality living options and support services to Seniors.

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  • Belmont Village Cardiff

    Belmont Village Cardiff

    3535 Manchester Avenue, Cardiff-by-the-Sea, CA 92007
    (25)
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    The beautifully appointed senior living community of Belmont Village Cardiff by the Sea, California provides an exceptional level of service and support for independent living, assisted living, and Alzheimer's residents. Nestled in the hillside along Manchester Avenue with views of the San Elijo...

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  • Westmont Town Court

    500 E Valley Parkway, Escondido, CA 92025
    (32)
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    Westmont Town Court is centrally located in Escondido, within walking distance from the Historic Grand Avenue Downtown District where residents can enjoy unique shops, fine eateries and medical services as well as cultural performances and fine art at the nearby California Center for the Arts. Our...

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  • Atria Encinitas

    Atria Encinitas

    504 South El Camino Real, Encinitas, CA 92024
    (28)
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    Atria Encinitas offers older adults a comfortable, vibrant senior living community. Residents enjoy nearby shopping, beaches and attractions, as well as a spacious courtyard with colorful gardens and welcoming lounge and common areas for spending time with friends. Free from the concerns of...

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  • The Springs of Escondido

    The Springs of Escondido

    1261 East Washington Avenue, Escondido, CA 92027
    (50)
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    The Springs of Escondido provides a fulfilling, independent lifestyle in a welcoming environment. Located on charming, secluded grounds in central Escondido, you'll love our quiet country setting with the convenience of the city just minutes from your doorstep. We're within walking distance of...

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  • Cypress Court

    Cypress Court

    1255 N Broadway, Escondido, CA 92026
    (12)
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    Cypress Court embraces the wonderful climate North County San Diego has to offer. Nestled in Escondido, California, we are centrally located near shopping, entertainment, theaters, and all the conveniences of a thriving town. As you walk through our doors, you will feel an immediate sense of...

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  • Lantern Crest Senior Living

    800 Lantern Crest Way, Santee, CA 92071
    (21)
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    At Lantern Crest Senior Living, we offer a variety of community features. Residents can enjoy regular off-site adventures and excursions. Cats and dogs are allowed in private quarters. Our property is conveniently located near accessible public transportation. We offer free wi-fi and high speed...

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  • Westmont at San Miguel Ranch

    2325 Proctor Valley Rd., Chula Vista, CA 91914
    (11)
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    Westmont at San Miguel Ranch is a beautiful, scenic assisted living center located in beautiful Chula Vista, San Diego County, California. Nestled along the coast of Southern California, seniors can enjoy picturesque views of San Diego and the Pacific Ocean. Offering a small-town feel in a large...

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  • Plaza Village Senior Living

    950 L Avenue, National City, CA 91950
    (41)
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    PLAZA VILLAGE IS A UNIQUE APPROACH TO SENIOR LIVING From our innovative design to our resident centered approach to care and activities, you'll notice the difference. Our assisted living and memory care programs are designed to meet the individual care needs and social needs of each resident. The...

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  • Coronado Retirement Village

    299 Prospect Place, Coronado, CA 92118
    (15)
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    Welcome to Coronado's Luxurious Senior Living! Thank you for your interest in Coronado Retirement Village. We are a family owned & operated licensed community that offers high Secure (Memory) Care. With beautiful views of San Diego Bay and the historic Coronado Bridge, our residents enjoy the...

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  • Westmont of La Mesa

    Westmont of La Mesa

    9000 Murray Drive, La Mesa, CA 91942
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  • Oakmont of Pacific Beach

    955 Grand Ave, San Diego, CA 92109
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El Cajon, California

Independent Living

If you would benefit from the peace of mind of having your chores managed by professionals while living life at your own pace, you might consider the option of an Independent Living Community. Frequent needs such as meal planning and the scheduling of social activities are taken care of, which provides seniors more opportunities to live life as they wish. Along with their daily needs being met, residents can enjoy the opportunity to live among peers, surrounded by others of similar age groups and interests. Within the individual units, residents have access to a private living space and a full kitchen, and can even live with a partner if they choose. While policies vary between communities, a number of residences allow pets as well. If medical or nursing care is desired, residents may always enlist the services of independent care providers. There are an assortment of advantages and expenditures to keep in mind while selecting an independent living community. It is important to learn if these services are included in your care plan: housekeeping, internet access, move-in fee, Waiting list deposit, private phone, meals, wellness program, and transportation. The benefits associated with independent living include community activities, laundry service, transportation, game/TV room, healthcare center, security guards, beauty salon & barber shop, and private rental hall.

Cost of Living

Cost of living can be a major factor when deciding which care choice is the best fit for you or your loved one. The rent burden for El Cajon is around 22.7% of the average person's monthly income. Monthly, the median price of rent in El Cajon is $1,565 per month and the median home value in El Cajon costs around $389,263.

Demographics and Values

Out of the total city population, 49.3% are female and 50.7% are male. The median age of El Cajon is 34 years old. In El Cajon, 11.4% do not have health insurance, 23.0% live in poverty, 63.2% participate in the labor force, and 6.0% are widowed. The current population of El Cajon consists of 103,894 people. El Cajon has a population density of 2,769 people per square mile. Racially, the population of El Cajon is 9.9% other or not specified, 5.7% black, 0.8% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 6.9% mixed race, 72.8% white, 29.2% Hispanic, 0.5% Native American, and 3.4% Asian. Of the population of El Cajon 19.1% have a college degree, 28.9% have a high-school diploma, and 5.7% have a graduate degree. In El Cajon, 9.1% of the citizens are veterans of the United States armed forces.

State Information

An overview of California

The natural beauty of California is ranked 5th in the nation. Out of a national average of 100, California has a cost of living index rating of 139, a grocery index rating of 121, and a housing index rating of 227. The quality of life enjoyed by the average California citizen is ranked 19th nation-wide. Additionally, California is ranked 7th by standards of healthcare. There are 391 general hospitals and 1,108 health centers that provide care for 39,715,372 California residents. The three highest ranked hospitals in California are Mills-peninsula Medical Center, Alta Bates Summit Medical Center, and And Santa Monica ̢РUcla Medical Center &Amp; Orthopedic Hospital.

Social demographics of the state

During the latest presidential election, 32% voted for the Republican candidate while 62% voted for the Democratic candidate. In California, 26% of the population is over the age of 55. The median age in the state is 37. The state of California ranks 1st in the country for diversity and the state is considered very LGBTQ friendly. In terms of religious values, 31% of California's population regularly attend some form of service and there are in total 23,558 different congregations. The top three Christian denominations in the state are Evangelical Protestant-20%, Mainline Protestant-10%, and Historically Black Protestant-2%. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-2%, Buddhist-2%, and Hindu-2%. In California there are 395 masonic lodges.

State-wide weather information

During the summer, the average temperature in California is around 71°F. The average high summer temperature is around 116°F in the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 34°F in the month of June. The average temperature in the winter falls to around 47°F. The average high winter temperature is around 76°F in the month of February. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 8°F during the month of January. The average humidity across the state is 61%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 81% in the month of July. The average air quality index rating in California is 57.1 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of August with a rating of 83.0 AQI. The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of December at around 16.26 inches. The average monthly precipitation for the state of California is around 2.04 inches. While residents of California mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it's important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in California can include earthquakes (high), floods, and and tornados.

Wildlife to be found in California

The state of California has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of jojoba, redwood, california fan palm, and california poppy. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the black bears, the cougars, the coyotes, or the whales. The state animal of California is the california grizzly bear.