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Expert Senior Living Advisors from A Place for Mom can help direct you to Independent Living communities. Together, we will find the perfect fit for your loved one, and we will provide direction and support as needed. We partner with 261 Independent Living communities in Los Angeles and the surrounding area, so there are many options to choose from. A Place for Mom is the largest senior living referral service in North America, and we can help you make a good choice at no cost to you.

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The Posada at Whittier

8120 Painter Avenue, Whittier, CA 90602

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At Posada Whittier we encourage and support independence while offering assisted living in Whittier California with services personalized to meet individual needs. We believe that our residents deserve the very best personalized care possible.Lively, fun and full of surprises are how residents,...

Holiday Villa East

1447 17th Street, Santa Monica, CA 90404

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Re- Discover fresh air and sunny days in Santa Monica at The Holiday Villas. Family owned and operated means exceptional retirement living with personalized service. Since 1972, The Holiday Villas have been a leading provider of high-quality senior housing serving the Santa Monica and West Los...

Sunrise of Santa Monica

1312 15th Street, Santa Monica, CA 90404

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Step into a Sunrise Assisted Living community and you can't help but feel at home. We stop at nothing to make your experience warm and inviting, from our homelike exterior architecture, to our comfortable community areas and choice of suites to our exceptional outdoor gardens and landscaping....

Brookdale Ocean House

2107 Ocean Avenue, Santa Monica, CA 90405

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Brookdale Ocean House is an ocean-side assisted living community in Santa Monica. Many of our apartments have amazing ocean views. If food is important to you, you won’t be disappointed. Our Director of Dining Services, Joe Saldana, won best Chef de Cuisine in Southern California two years in a...

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Henriettas' Leven Oaks

120 S. Myrtle Ave., Monrovia, CA 91016

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Brookdale Monrovia

201 East Foothill Boulevard, Monrovia, CA 91016

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Redefine your independence with assistance when you need it. If you are looking for fun and freedom in senior living, then our assisted living community in Monrovia, California, might be the right fit for you. Whether it’s connecting with new friends or learning something new, you have choices...

Valley Vista Senior Living

7040 Van Nuys Blvd, Van Nuys, CA 91405

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Bentley Suites by Serenity Care Health

851 4th St, Santa Monica, CA 90403

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Bentley Suites by Serenity Care Health Bentley Suites offers highly trained professionals, including an RN, Medical Director, Pharmacy Consultant, Nutrition Director, and Activity Director 24/7. The facility also offers all of the amenities enjoyed in a modern Residential Care Facility for the...

Encino Terrace Senior Living

16025 Ventura Blvd, Encino, CA 91436

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Encino Terrace Senior Living strives to ease the life of each resident, providing a worry-free environment. Taking care of a home with all of this responsibilities, can become tiring and quite overwhelming. The goal of Encino Terrace Senior Living is that you enjoy your home and all of the...

Brookdale Santa Monica Gardens

851 2nd Street, Santa Monica, CA 90403

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Are you looking for an assisted living community where you can redefine your independence?At our community in Santa Monica, California, we can assist you with the little things — like simple housekeeping and meals — and with bathing and getting dressed, too. With assisted living, we customize...

The Gardens at Park Balboa

7046 Kester Avenue, Van Nuys, CA 91405

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Welcome to The Gardens at Park Balboa(G.P.B), an Independent, Assisted Living and Memory Care residence in Van Nuys, CA. Our California lifestyle community is located in the heart of the San Fernando Valley, just blocks away from 2 major hospitals, and convenient to all freeways. The Gardens has...

Meridian at Ocean Villa

413 Ocean Avenue, Santa Monica, CA 90402

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Preservation of Personal Dignity & Enhancement of Quality of Life is our Primary Goal.' Ocean Villa's purpose is to create an atmosphere as close to that which you or your loved one would enjoy at home. As a state-licensed Assisted Living Home for ambulatory and non-ambulatory seniors, we offer...

Carson Senior Assisted Living

345 East Carson Street, Carson, CA 90745

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Carson Senior Assisted Living Carson Senior Assisted Living is an assisted living community located in Carson, California, in Los Angeles County and home to over 91,000 people. Carson is a great shopping town, about 14-miles from LAX, and residents will find a lot of great stores, shops,...

The Palms

13001 La Mirada Boulevard, La Mirada, CA 90638

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The Palms provides a fulfilling, independent lifestyle in a welcoming environment. Bathed in the bright sun of southern California, The Palms is nestled in a very quiet suburb of Los Angeles, right next to Orange County. You'll love our friendly staff and everything there is to see and do just...

Bixby Knolls Towers

3747 Atlantic Avenue, Long Beach, CA 90807

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Bixby Knolls Towers is located in Long Beach, California and has the perfect outdoor setting for any senior who wants a relaxing environment, filled with wildlife sounds, large trees, and green grass. Residents can take a stroll through our spacious yard, enjoying the beauty that our assisted...

Royal Oaks

1763 Royal Oaks Dr N, Bradbury, CA 91008

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Royal Oaks offers a peaceful oasis for seniors looking to enjoy California retirement living at its finest. Tucked away in the foothills of the San Gabriel Mountains along historic Route 66, our community is just minutes from major freeways and all of the cultural and recreational attractions of...

Westminster Gardens

1420 Santo Domingo Ave, Duarte, CA 91010

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Westminster Gardens in Duarte, California is a beautiful, diverse senior living community. Westminster Gardens accommodates seniors at any stage in their lives from home care to assisted living they are able to cater to all of your needs. At Westminster Gardens, your loved ones will be able to...

Palmcrest Grand Retirement

3503 Cedar Avenue, Long Beach, CA 90807

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Palmcrest Grand is a private retirement and Assisted Living Residence, as well as a separate newly renovated Memory Care Community. It is spacious, modern, licensed and offers a complete range of facilities that provide for the necessities and pleasure which make life comfortable and exciting....

CityView Apartments

3333 Pacific Pl, Long Beach, CA 90806

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Merrill Gardens at West Covina NOW OPEN

1400 W West Covina Pkwy, West Covina, CA 91790

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Merrill Gardens at West Covina offers senior living just south of the foothills of the San Gabriel Mountains. Providing independent living, assisted living and memory care, this new community is located east of downtown Los Angeles, near shopping and dining.Merrill Gardens at West Covina is...

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Independent Living in Los Angeles, CA

Independent living communities, also known simply as retirement communities in Los Angeles, California, are geared towards seniors who are able to live on their own, without daily assistance, and prefer to live among people their age. This usually means residents are self-sufficient and do not require hands-on care. Think of Los Angeles retirement communities as age-restricted (typically 55+) complexes, which provide organized activities, meal services, and transportation.


Cost of Independent Living in Los Angeles, CA

The median monthly cost of independent living in Los Angeles is about $3,844 in the city proper, and $3,352 within the metropolitan area. The median monthly cost for independent living in the state of California is around $3,045.

For this type of senior living, Los Angeles, California offers many great options, and A Place for Mom can help you find the right one.


Learn More About Los Angeles, CA

Cost of Living

As one of the largest cities in the world and the cultural hub of the West Coast, living in Los Angeles can be extremely expensive. In terms of cost-of-living index scores, L.A. has nearly double the national average of 100 for cost of living. This is also reflected in the high property values as well as the high median rent. Nearly 30 percent of the population spends more than one-third of their income on housing alone.

Cost-of-living indexGrocery indexMedian rentRent burdenMedian home valueMedian family incomeEstate taxSales tax195100$2,08527%$549,600$54,501No estate or inheritance taxes7.25%

Local Hospitals

In total, there are 21 general hospitals that serve the greater Los Angeles metropolitan area. Three of the top hospitals in L.A. are:


Weather

L.A. has a hot-summer Mediterranean climate. This means that the city experiences very dry summers and mild winters. Recently, L.A. has been affected by severe droughts and wildfires that have ravaged the region. On average, the humidity level for Los Angeles is roughly 56%. The average humidity levels are highest during the month of June at roughly 63%.

Seasonal Temperatures

Average summer tempTypical summer highTypical summer lowAverage winter tempTypical winter highTypical winter low73°F84°F (August)61°F (August)59°70°F (January)48°F (January)

Air Quality

Average air quality index ratingAverage maximum air quality index rating86 (Moderate)119 in the month of December (Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups)

L.A. is a very large city with lots of traffic. This means that the air quality can suffer at times, especially during the winter months. During those times, those who are sensitive to particulates or suffer from upper respiratory conditions such as COPD should limit the amount of time that they spend outside.

Precipitation and Inclement Weather

Average monthly precipitationAverage maximum monthly precipitationAverage yearly snowfallInclement weather1”4” (January)0”earthquakes (high), floods, and tornadoes

Demographics and Values

2016 Presidential Election for Los Angeles county

DemocraticRepublicanThird Party71.76%22.41%5.83%

Population

Population city properPopulation metroPopulation densityPopulation trend12,815,4753,999,7593,295 people per square mileGrowing at a rate of 0.21%

Age

Median55+60+70+80+3522%9%5%3%

Education

High-school diplomaCollege degreeGraduate degree20%33%11%

Race

AsianBlackHispanicNative AmericanPacific Islander or Native HawaiianWhiteTwo or moreOther or Not Specified11.7%8.9%48.7%0.7%0.2%52.2%3.5%22.9%

Crime

Total crimesProperty crimes per 1,000 citizensViolent crimes per 1,000 citizens134,363268

Miscellaneous

UnemployedParticipate in the labor forceHave some form of disabilityLive in povertyWidowsVeterans8%66%10%20%5%3%

Los Angeles is considered very friendly to members of the LGBTQ+ community. This means that members of the community are accepted by the general public and can actively participate in public life without fear of bigotry.

Arts, Culture, Entertainment, and Recreation

As the largest city on the West Coast, Los Angeles is filled with arts and cultural opportunities that can be found nowhere else in the world. For film buffs, there is Hollywood, the walk of fame, and the iconic Griffith Observatory that overlooks the city. Some might remember this location from the fight scene in the classic film Rebel without a Cause with James Dean and Natalie Wood. While the Getty Center and The Broad are world-renowned, there are many smaller art galleries throughout L.A. that showcase the forefront of the contemporary art scene. Living in L.A. means that residents have to contend with the high amounts of traffic and limited public transportation options. For many, having a car is a must to get anywhere.

Frequently asked questions about Independent Living facilities in California

There are 20 independent living facilities near Los Angeles, California. See the full list.

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