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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 33 Independent Living communities in CA 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 Woodlake (Now Open)

    The Woodlake (Now Open)

    1445 Expo Pkwy, Sacramento, CA 95815
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    OPENING EARLY 2020. NOW TAKING RESERVATIONS. The Woodlake is a premier assisted living and memory care community in Sacramento, California. Our senior living community offers a different kind of retirement experience where residents receive holistic, person-centered care services. It’s a whole...

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  • The Village at Heritage Park

    The Village at Heritage Park

    2001 Rose Arbor Drive, Sacramento, CA 95835
    (8)
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    At The Village at Heritage Park residents enjoy an active and engaging lifestyle that promotes wellness and independence. It is our goal to keep our residents linked to resources and opportunities that will fulfill their needs and interests in the Natomas Area. Residents have many opportunities to...

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  • Carefree North Natomas

    5601 Natomas Blvd., Sacramento, CA 95835
    (37)
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    The BEST in SENIOR Apartments! Carefree Senior Living apartment communities are the ideal destination for adults looking to have FUN, enjoy life, and have new adventures. Whatever your definition of fun is, you will live the life you've always dreamed of and deserve at Carefree Senior Living...

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  • Golden Pond Retirement Community

    3415 Mayhew Rd, Sacramento, CA 95827
    (13)
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    Golden Pond was created to offer a very simple philosophy of service, to make life a little easier for seniors. We are known for our friendly, casual and home-like environment. Our Independent Living is often the perfect alternative for seniors who wish to enjoy an active, fulfilling life without...

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  • Regency Place Senior Living

    Regency Place Senior Living

    8190 Arroyo Vista Dr, Sacramento, CA 95823
    (9)
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    Regency Place Senior Living offers Memory Care, Assisted Living, and Independent Living options. This allows our residents to age in place for as long as they choose. Our staff is committed to providing our residents with the best quality of independent, assisted, and memory care personal care...

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  • Oakmont of Carmichael

    Oakmont of Carmichael

    4717 Engle Road, Carmichael, CA 95608
    (31)
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    Oakmont of Carmichael is a premier retirement community newly opened in September 2014. Features include industry renowned dining, and endless on-site amenities. If an active lifestyle is what you desire, you'll feel at home in our luxury retirement community where friends and neighbors enjoy our...

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  • Emerson Place Apartments

    Emerson Place Apartments

    5120 Marconi Ave, Carmichael, CA 95608
    (4)
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    This small 40 unit complex has been family built and managed since 1987! Gorgeous grounds complete with an outdoor heated spa and a lap pool located by the clubhouse, where there is always hot coffee and neighbors to chat with! Designed for active seniors, the apartments each have their own clothes...

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  • Atria El Camino Gardens

    Atria El Camino Gardens

    2426 Garfield Avenue, Carmichael, CA 95608
    (91)
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    At Atria El Camino Gardens, you'll find a new home that's warm and welcoming. Interesting social activities and morning exercise classes help residents thrive. Located in a quiet neighborhood in Carmichael, Atria El Camino Gardens is just a short distance from downtown Sacramento. Atria Senior...

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  • The Landing at Carmichael

    7125 Fair Oaks Blvd, Carmichael, CA 95608
    (19)
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    Easy living at The Landing at Carmichael. We offer Independent Living in the heart of Carmichael. Our accommodations include studio and one bedroom apartments. Entertainment is frequently scheduled as is a full schedule of activities, which are designed to promote socialization and help residents...

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  • The Atrium at Carmichael

    The Atrium at Carmichael

    5757 Cypress Ave, Carmichael, CA 95608
    (24)
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    Experience the richness of daily life at The Atrium of Carmichael with its beautifully manicured grounds and relaxed, friendly atmosphere. From thoughtfully designed floor plans to the world-class service and myriad recreational and social opportunities, residents may just find that we have thought...

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  • Atria Carmichael Oaks

    Atria Carmichael Oaks

    8350 Fair Oaks Blvd, Carmichael, CA 95608
    (59)
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    Atria Carmichael Oaks is a thoughtfully designed community offering lovely surroundings, personal service and just the right amount of support to live independently. Tree-lined outdoor areas are alive with color and beauty. Huge picture windows cast natural light indoors, and spacious common areas...

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  • Camden Springs

    Camden Springs

    8476 Sheldon Road, Elk Grove, CA 95624
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    We believe that Camden Springs 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 Camden Springs, our management teams live on-site, and are available...

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  • The Park at Laguna Springs (Opening in 2021)

    The Park at Laguna Springs (Opening in 2021)

    Laguna Springs Drive & Civic Center Dr., Elk Grove, CA 95757
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    Koelsch is a family owned and operated business since 1958, over 60 years in business! The Koelsch story is truly remarkable, and started with Emmett and Alice Koelsch who began working in senior living in a basement with their family in Kelso, Washington. From the moment you walk through our front...

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  • The Meadows Senior Living

    The Meadows Senior Living

    9325 Stockton Boulevard, Elk Grove, CA 95624
    (25)
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    At the Meadows you'll find good friends, pleasant surroundings and people who care about you! Our philosophy of service excellence includes programs that encourage residents to stay as active and independent as possible, while providing an array of personal support services, as needed. Residents can...

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  • Crosswood Oaks

    Crosswood Oaks

    6650 Crosswoods Circle, Citrus Heights, CA 95621
    (23)
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    Crosswood Oaks takes Independent Living in Citrus Heights to the next level with amenities and services desired by today's seniors. From thoughtfully designed floor plans to the world-class service and myriad recreational and social opportunities, residents may just find that we have thought of...

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  • Bruceville Point Senior Living (Opening Spring 2021)

    Bruceville Point Senior Living (Opening Spring 2021)

    9730 Backer Ranch Road, Elk Grove, CA 95757
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    Bruceville Point, a Tenfold Senior Living community in Elk Grove, CA is currently under construction. We hope to open our doors March, 2021. This is the second community for Tenfold Senior Living. We first began operation in February, 2017 with the opening of our Folsom, CA community, Prairie City...

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  • The Commons at Elk Grove

    The Commons at Elk Grove

    9564 Sabrina Lane, Elk Grove, CA 95758
    (13)
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    At The Commons at Elk Grove residents enjoy private, spacious studio, one and two- bedroom suites surrounded by their own furniture and personal treasures. A place to call their own. Our residents also find an array of choices the stay physically and mentally challenged. Enriching social programs...

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  • Cogir of Stock Ranch Senior Living

    Cogir of Stock Ranch Senior Living

    7418 Stock Ranch Road, Citrus Heights, CA 95621
    (41)
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    Stock Ranch Road Retirement Community is an independent living and assisted living community in Citrus Heights, California. Our community is located on a quiet, tree-lined street in the heart of the city near the Citrus Heights Community Garden, just a short drive from downtown Sacramento. Our...

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  • WellQuest of Elk Grove (Opening Late Summer 2020)

    WellQuest of Elk Grove (Opening Late Summer 2020)

    8871 E Stockton Blvd, Elk Grove, CA 95624
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    While aging is a reality, WellQuest believes in cultivating an ageless mindset. We are passionate about our mission to help our residents continue to live life to the fullest. WellQuest offers vibrant communities where we create meaningful and memorable experiences. We offer unparalleled care by...

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  • Sierra Regency

    Sierra Regency

    1015 Madden Lane, Roseville, CA 95661
    (25)
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    Amid the tree filled beauty and serenity of Roseville, California, Sierra Regency since 1988 has blended sophisticated services with resort style ambiance as Placer County's Gated Luxury Retirement Community.  We are committed to offering affordable luxury living, security and peace of mind in...

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  • Blossom Vale Senior Living

    Blossom Vale Senior Living

    6125 Hazel Ave, Orangevale, CA 95662
    (38)
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    Experience the Best of Senior Living Nestled in beautiful Orangevale, California, you will discover a warm and welcoming assisted living community full of fascinating residents who wake up each morning inspired to make the most of their golden years. Without responsibilities like cooking, cleaning...

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  • The Terraces of Roseville

    The Terraces of Roseville

    707 Sunrise Ave, Roseville, CA 95661
    (65)
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    INDEPENDENT LIVING & ASSISTED LIVING Discover boutique senior living at The Terraces of Roseville and put more life in your day. Enjoy fascinating companions and plenty to do; there's always a full calendar of scheduled activities, on-site entertainment and excursions. You'll find a lifestyle as...

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  • Mistywood

    Mistywood

    1275 Pleasant Grove Boulevard, Roseville, CA 95747
    (15)
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    Mistywood provides a fulfilling, independent lifestyle in a welcoming environment. Built on beautifully landscaped grounds in the quiet community of Roseville, you'll love our elegant facilities and the convenience of being centrally located between Reno, San Francisco and Sacramento. We're just...

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  • The Californian

    The Californian

    1224 Cottonwood St, Woodland, CA 95695
    (14)
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    The Californian is located in the beautiful community of Woodland, California, with its rich heritage of community spirit and neighborly charm. Our residents enjoy being minutes from the Woodland Opera House which serves as a center for visual and performing arts with activities and performances...

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  • Acacia Glen Senior Apartments

    Acacia Glen Senior Apartments

    615 Acacia Way, Woodland, CA 95695
    (3)
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    Acacia Glen is a recently built forty-one unit apartment complex for active, independent seniors.  Acacia Glen is designed for discerning senior citizens who desire high quality living with enhanced interior design features. For medical and dental care you couldn't ask for a more convenient...

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  • Prairie City Landing

    Prairie City Landing

    645 Willard Dr, Folsom, CA 95630
    (6)
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    When you retire, a world of choices opens up. How will you spend your time? Where will you live? What will keep you healthy? At Prairie City Landing, located in Folsom, we know the answers to these questions are as varied as our residents. That’s why we’ve created a senior apartment community that...

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  • Oakmont of Roseville

    Oakmont of Roseville

    1101 Secret Ravine Parkway, Roseville, CA 95661
    (19)
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    Oakmont of Roseville opened in August of 2013 and is innovative in its approach to senior living. Oakmont builds the finest communities in the industry. We pay exceptional attention to design, finish and detail and take great pride in creating attractive spaces that provide a safe, interesting and...

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  • Park Folsom

    Park Folsom

    255 Wales Dr., Folsom, CA 95630
    (16)
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    Welcome to Park Folsom retirement community living for seniors, where family is important. When your loved one moves into Park Folsom, your family becomes our family. We are committed to providing you the peace of mind in your decision to choose us, both for your loved one and for your family. We...

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  • Oakmont of Folsom

    Oakmont of Folsom

    1574 Creekside Drive, Folsom, CA 95630
    (21)
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    Oakmont of Folsom is a premier senior living community situated on a beautifully landscaped campus. Developed by Oakmont Senior Living, Oakmont of Folsom provides exceptional quality, comfort and care with five star services and amenities. Residents enjoy a rewarding lifestyle with individualized...

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  • Creekside Oaks

    Creekside Oaks

    1715 Creekside Drive, Folsom, CA 95630
    (14)
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    Creekside Oaks is an affordable all-inclusive retirement community, located in beautiful Northern California, just minutes from shops, restaurants and hospitals. A Sunshine Retirement Living Community, we offer a variety of amenities to simplify your life, including three chef-prepared meals daily,...

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  • Oakmont of El Dorado Hills (Now Open)

    Oakmont of El Dorado Hills (Now Open)

    2020 Town Center West Way, El Dorado Hills, CA 95762
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    Our world-class retirement community in El Dorado Hills is situated on a lush campus with industry-renowned dining, and endless on-site amenities. We are also very close to shopping, fine dining, the arts, and endless entertainment options. If an active lifestyle is what you desire, you’ll feel at...

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  • The Villas at Stanford Ranch

    The Villas at Stanford Ranch

    1430 W Stanford Ranch Rd, Rocklin, CA 95765
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  • El Dorado Estates

    4240 Town Center Blvd, El Dorado Hills, CA 95762
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Independent Living in Sacramento, CA

Independent living communities, also known simply as retirement communities in Sacramento, 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 Sacramento retirement communities as age-restricted (typically 55+) complexes, which provide organized activities, meal services, and transportation.

The median monthly cost for independent living in the state of California is about $3,045.

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

Cost of Living in Sacramento, CA

Sacramento, like many other West Coast cities, has a high cost of living that has become standard across California. Based on overall cost of living, Sacramento’s index score is 28 points higher than the national average of 100. The grocery index rating is four points higher than the national average.

Cost-of-living index Grocery index Median rent Rent burden Median home value Median family income Estate tax Sales tax
128 104 $1,349 20.8% $286,886 $54,615 No estate tax or inheritance tax 7.2%

Local Hospitals

Sacramento has 10 general hospitals that service the emergency needs of the city. Three of the top rated hospitals in the city are:

  • Sutter Medical Center, Sacramento
  • Mercy General Hospital
  • Methodist Hospital of Sacramento

Weather and Climate

A region’s climate can have a great effect on the health, mood, and well-being of those who take up residency there. Sacramento’s climate is considered to have a Mediterranean-like climate. This means that the summers can get extremely hot and humid with lots of direct sunlight. The winters tend to be mild to cool with lots of rain.

Seasonal Temperatures

Average summer temp Typical summer high Typical summer low Average winter temp Typical winter high Typical winter low
75°F 95°F 57°F 49°F 63°F 38°F

Air Quality

Average air quality index rating Average maximum air quality index rating
76 (Moderate) 107 in the month of December (Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups)

When the air quality index rating is at the level of unhealthy for sensitive groups the air quality is rated as dangerous for those who have upper respiratory issues like COPD. During these periods all persons should limit the amount of time spent on outdoor activities to a minimum, especially those who are at risk.

Precipitation

Yearly Rainfall Yearly Snowfall
38” 0”

Demographics and Values

2016 Presidential Election for Sacramento county

Voted Democratic Voted Republican Voted Third Party
57.98% 33.75% 8.27%

Population Statistics

Population city proper Population metro area
509,000 1,854,698

Age

Median 50-59 60-69 70-79 80+
34 23% 10% 5% 3%

Highest Level of Education

High-school diploma College degree Graduate degree
21% 32% 12%

Race & Ethnicity

Asian Black Hispanic Native American Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian White Two or more Other or Not Specified
18.7% 13.4% 28.3% 0.7% 1.6% 48.5% 6.8% 10.3%

Religious Denominations

Catholicism Judaism Unaffiliated
17% 0.3% 62.3%

Crime

Total crimes Property crimes per 1,000 citizens Violent crimes per 1,000 citizens
19,822 33 7

Miscellaneous

Unemployed Participate in the labor force Have some form of disability Live in poverty Widows Veterans
9% 63% 13% 20% 5% 6%

Sacramento 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

Sacramento is right in the heart of California and is full of energy and culture. The city is covered in beautiful murals, restaurants with farm-fresh ingredients, breweries, independent film, sports, and Gold Rush-era sites. Plus, the Sacramento Zoo has a long tradition of excellence and now boasts over 500 animals.

Sacramento has a renowned arts community where seniors can enjoy live opera, elegant dancing, and exceptional classical music.

There’s one major league team and a large selection of semi-professional sports to see in Sacramento. It’s home to several sports franchises, including:

  • Sacramento Kings (NBA)
  • Sacramento River Cats (PCL)
  • Sacramento Republic FC (USLC)

Sacramento is served by the Sacramento Regional Transit District, commonly referred to as SacRT, or simply, RT. SacRT has 70 bus lines and 3 light rail lines. They also offer a paratransit program for elderly and disabled residents called “The Neighborhood Ride” where large vans are used to help wheelchair passengers get around town. Passengers over 65, the disabled, and Medicare recipients get discounted rates.

Licensure Definitions for Assisted Living Sacramento, CA

A Residential Care community for the Elderly (RCFE) provides care, supervision, and assistance with activities of daily living, such as bathing and grooming. They may also provide incidental medical services under special care plans. The communities provide services to persons 60 years of age and over and persons under 60 with compatible needs. RCFEs may also be known as assisted living communities, retirement homes and board and care homes. The communities can range in size from six beds or fewer to over 100 beds. The residents in these communities require varying levels of personal care and protective supervision. Because of the wide range of services offered by RCFEs, consumers should look closely at the programs of each community to see if the services will meet their needs.

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