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Park Terrace

21952 Buena Suerte, Rancho Santa Margarita, CA 92688

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Park Terrace is Rancho Santa Margarita's only full-service rental retirement community. Your first indication of the excellence we promise comes the moment you set foot on our resort-like campus. Park Terrace is situated in the award winning master planned community of Rancho Santa Margarita,...

Overture Rancho Santa Margarita

30824 La Miranda, Rancho Santa Margarita, CA 92688

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Experience Orange County’s active adult, independent lifestyle at Overture Rancho Santa Margarita. This is where you can enjoy your lock and leave lifestyle to the fullest in our 55+ apartment homes. You’ll appreciate upscale amenities and a curated array of mind, body, and social programs at...

Atria Del Sol

23792 Marguerite Parkway, Mission Viejo, CA 92692

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Atria Del Sol is an inviting senior living residence serving active older adults. In addition to independent and assisted living options, our thoughtfully designed community now offers Life Guidance, Atria's innovative memory care program for residents with Alzheimer's or other forms of...

Sunrise of Mission Viejo

26151 Country Club Drive, Mission Viejo, CA 92691

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Located near the I-5 freeway, just east of the OSO Parkway, Sunrise of Mission Viejo is nestled in the heart of Mission Viejo adjacent to the Mission Viejo Country Club with a variety of suites that offer a wonderful view of the golf course and surrounding valley. We pride ourselves in...

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Meridian at Laguna Hills

24552 Paseo De Valencia, Laguna Hills, CA 92653

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Meridian at Laguna Hills is a full-service senior living community located in the heart of beautiful Laguna Hills in Orange County, California. We offer exceptional independent living and assisted living apartments, as well as skilled nursing care living options to those recovering from surgery...

Heritage Pointe

27356 Bellogente, Mission Viejo, CA 92691

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Heritage Pointe is a 188-unit retirement community dedicated to meeting the cultural, spiritual, religious and physical needs and desires of our residents. One monthly fee includes three Kosher meals daily, all utilities except telephone, basic cable television, weekly housekeeping, chauffeured...

San Sebastian

24299 Paseo De Valencia, Ste 1000, Laguna Woods, CA 92637

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Welcome to San Sebastian - an intimate enclave of brand new, finely appointed luxury condominiums for lease in an amenity-rich environment for those 55 and better. It's a destination for vibrant and engaging adults seeking a community of neighbors who appreciate sophistication and luxury.

Belmont Village Aliso Viejo

300 Freedom Ln, Aliso Viejo, CA 92656

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Belmont Village Aliso Viejo provides the perfect blend of comfort, care and active living. The three-story community is nestled in the heart of Aliso Viejo in Orange County. It is surrounded by premier dining, shopping and entertainment, and just a short drive from major healthcare facilities....

Capistrano Senior Living

31741 Rancho Viejo Rd, San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675

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Do more of what you love every day.Our community in San Juan Capistrano, California, is a continuing care retirement community or CCRC, which means 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.Along with our...

Crestavilla

30111 Niguel Rd, Laguna Niguel, CA 92677

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Now open in Laguna Niguel, California, Crestavilla – an Atria Signature Residence – is a modern senior living community designed to make it easier for older adults to fully enjoy the natural beauty, relaxed spirit and effortless luxury of coastal living. Crestavilla is pursuing LEED®...

Atria San Juan

32353 San Juan Creek Road, San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675

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Overlooking the San Juan Hills Golf Course, convenient to shopping, banks and excellent medical centers, Atria San Juan offers one of the most respected senior living communities in San Juan Capistrano. Whether dining alfresco on our patio, staying active in our customized fitness center, or...

Woodbridge Terrace of Irvine

1 Witherspoon, Irvine, CA 92604

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ASSISTED LIVING/ENHANCED CARE/ MEMORY CARElocated in Woodbridge Irvine, close to shopping and freeways.ASSISTED LIVINGEnjoy more of what you love with personalized care and professional support at Woodbridge Terrace of Irvine. Our attentive and dedicated caregivers understand that every resident...

Atria Golden Creek

33 Creek Road, Irvine, CA 92604

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What makes Atria Golden Creek the best senior living option in Irvine? It's our commitment to enhancing the lives of today's seniors and future generations with energy-saving renovations, including a pursuit of LEED certification. We offer a beautiful community where you'll find a friendly and...

Del Obispo Terrace

32200 Del Obispo St, San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675

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Del Obispo Terrace is a hidden gem in the heart of San Juan Capistrano known for its family-like and rural atmosphere. Because we are a relatively small community, we get to know our residents well, and they become part of our family. We take pride in the care and services we provide to our...

Aegis of Laguna Niguel

32170 Niguel Rd., Laguna Niguel, CA 92677

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At Aegis we know and care about our residents as unique individuals. We honor and affirm their past, present and future. And we believe that growing older is not something to be endured, it's something to be savored and celebrated like life itself. We are committed to knowing and caring for our...

Clearwater at North Tustin (Opening Fall 2021)

11901 Newport Ave, Santa Ana, CA 92705

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Our assisted living and memory care community in North Tustin, CA will be offering compassionate care and meaningful services in a beautiful as well as comfortable setting to support seniors of varying needs. Our resident-centered approach to care helps seniors live as active and engaged as they...

Estancia del Sol

2489 California Ave, Corona, CA 92881

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Estancia Del Sol, our picturesque senior living community in Corona, CA, is the perfect spot to enjoy the warm sunshine and blue skies of beautiful Southern California near the Santa Ana Mountains. Our gorgeous new community greets our Assisted Living, Short-Term Care, and Memory Care residents...

San Clemente Villas By the Sea

660 Camino De Los Mares, San Clemente, CA 92673

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A warm, safe, new retirement community built with you in mind. Conveniently located in the beach town of San Clemente, enjoy the sunsets, Beach and Harbor. Giving you peace of mind, and laughter in your heart. Within walking distance to a public golf course, 2 major grocery stores, movie theatre...

Brookdale Irvine

10 Marquette, Irvine, CA 92612

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Here you can do more of what you love.Located in Irvine, California, our assisted living community is where you can build friendships and redefine your independence.  You’ll have the care you need if you need it so you can go live your life to the fullest. Here are just a few fun ways you can...

The Groves of Tustin

1262 Bryan Avenue, Tustin, CA 92780

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Located in the heart of Tustin, the community offers spacious studio and one-bedroom apartments each with kitchenettes, private bathrooms, large walk-in closets and individual climate control.    Our Generations neighborhood for those with memory impairments offers both private and...

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Rancho Santa Margarita, California


Independent Living

For seniors who wish to live primarily without personal assistance but wish for the assistance of having daily tasks and responsibilities maintained by professionalls, an Independent Living Community could be the perfect option. You or your loved one can use their free time as they wish while their meals are prepared by a professionall chef, housekeeping and laundry duties are taken care of by staff, and recreational activities are scheduled and organized. Along with their daily needs being met, residents can enjoy the opportunity to be among peers, surrounded by others of similar age groups and interests. Residents’ quarters consist of private living spaces, each with their own kitchen. The independence of apartment life is still enjoyed, offering opportunities to socialize with guests and visitors in a private and personal setting. While policies vary between communities, many residences allow cats and dogs as well. Nursing and health care services can always be arranged for with private care providers if desired. There are a variety of costs and advantages to consider when determining an independent living community. It is important to learn if these amenities are included in your service plan: laundry, field trips, utilities, private phone, Waiting list deposit, housekeeping, cable TV, and internet access. The benefits and amenities associated with independent living include golf course, security guards, laundry service, concierge services, community activities, beauty salon & barber shop, game/TV room, and healthcare center.


Cost of Living

Cost of living is a big influence when determining which community works for your family. Per month, the median cost of rent in Rancho Santa Margarita is $2,609 and the median home value in Rancho Santa Margarita is about $619,267. The rent burden for Rancho Santa Margarita is about 23.8% of the average person’s monthly income.


Demographics and Values

Out of the total population of Rancho Santa Margarita, 2.5% are widows, 4.4% live in poverty, 5.3% do not have health insurance, and 5.1% have some form of disability. Racially, the population of Rancho Santa Margarita is 2.5% black, 0.1% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 10.7% Asian, 19.6% Hispanic, 0.2% Native American, 3.8% other or not specified, 4.9% mixed race, and 77.8% white. In Rancho Santa Margarita, 4.2% of the population are veterans. The current population of Rancho Santa Margarita consists of 48,793 people. Rancho Santa Margarita has a population density of 1,461 people per square mile. Out of the total city population, 50.8% are female and 49.2% are male. The median age of Rancho Santa Margarita is 37 years old. Of the population of Rancho Santa Margarita 16.1% have a graduate degree, 49.7% have a college degree, and 14.2% have a high-school diploma.


State Information

An overview of California

The state of California has a cost of living index of 138.7 where a score of 100 is the national average, and anything above 100 is considered more expensive than the average. The state has a grocery index rating of 121.4 and a housing index rating of 227.3. In total, California has 391 general hospitals and 1,108 health centers that provide care for 39,715,372 citizens. The three highest ranked hospitals in California are Mills-peninsula Medical Center, Alta Bates Summit Medical Center, and And Santa Monica’s UCLA Medical Center and Orthopedic Hospital. In terms of personal well-being, California ranks 7th in healthcare and 19th in quality of life compared to other states. Based on natural beauty, California ranks 5th in the nation.


Social demographics of the state

In terms of diversity, California ranks 1st in the nation and is considered very LGBTQ friendly. The state has a median age of 37 and 26% of its population being over the age of 55. In the most recent presidential election, 32% of California residents voted Republican and 62% voted Democrat. 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

The average humidity across the state is 61%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of July at around 81%. The most precipitation occurs in December with an average of 16.26 inches of precipitation a month. The average monthly precipitation for the state of California is around 2.04 inches. During the summer, the average temperature in California is around 71F. The average high summer temperature is around 116F in the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 34F during the month of June. The average temperature in the winter falls to around 47F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 76F during the month of February. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 8F during the month of January. On average, California has an air quality index rating of around 57.1 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of August with a rating of 83.0 AQI. 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 tornadoes.


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 redwood, Joshua tree, western cypress, and California poppy. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the whales, the black bears, the snakes, or the coyotes. The state animal of California is the California grizzly bear.

Frequently asked questions about Independent Living facilities in California

Belmont Village Aliso Viejo, Oakmont of Huntington Beach and Hamilton Home are the top rated independent living facilities near Rancho Santa Margarita, California. See full list of communities.

There are 226 independent living facilities near Rancho Santa Margarita, California. See the full list.

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