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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 111 Independent Living communities in Aurora 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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Affinity at Copperleaf (Now Open)

22000 E Quincy Ave, Aurora, CO 80011

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we’ve created a new kind of 62+ lifestyle community for people who are ambitious about the years ahead and aren’t willing to compromise their freedom.Rent includes everything: utilities, WiFi, expanded television services, swimming pool, hot tub, community garden, dog park, workout facilities,...

Pinewood Lodge

200 South Ironton St, Aurora, CO 80012

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Pinewood Lodge offers the ambiance and comfort of a luxury mountain resort style community with convenience of an urban lifestyle – and all for people 62 years of age or older (income limits apply). The development features generously sized one and two bedroom apartments filled with amenities and...

Garden Plaza of Aurora

14221 E Evans Ave, Aurora, CO 80014

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We offer a resort style worry free lifestyle. Complete with all day dining, events, concerts, educational programs, 24 hour staff and security, transportation, weekly housekeeping, basic cable, wifi, and phone service with free long distance. Our apartments range from studios up to two...

Bella Vita

1470 S Havana St, Aurora, CO 80012

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Luxurious apartment living for those 55 and better. Whether you're still in the workforce or you've retired, enjoy a home without headaches. Let us introduce you to a new level of luxury senior living at Bella Vita. Convenience is Included at Bella Vita Simple is beautiful. Every day living is...

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St. Andrew's Village

13801 E Yale Ave, Aurora, CO 80014

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St. Andrew’s Village is a pet-friendly independent living and assisted living community for seniors age 62 and over in the Denver metropolitan area. We offer private one-bedroom, two-bedroom and three-bedroom apartments along with the security of knowing that our staff is available 24 hours a...

The Courtyards at Mountain View

8101 E Mississippi Ave, Denver, CO 80247

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IN TIMES OF UNCERTAINTY...Imagine a lifestyle with all the supportand stability that you could need!Welcome to The Courtyards at Mountain View.55-plus Independent Living, Assisted Living, and Memory Care in Denver, COIf you think senior living at The Courtyards is like a nursing home … think...

Harvard Square Retirement & Senior Living

10200 E Harvard Ave, Denver, CO 80231

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Live at Harvard Square Retirement Community in Southeast Denver, and you will experience service beyond the expected. Way beyond in fact. Our friendly, experienced staff really goes the extra mile (or two, or twenty) whenever needed. You'll find examples of this in every area. So not only do we...

Springbrooke Senior Living

6800 Leetsdale Drive, Denver, CO 80224

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Springbrooke Retirement and Assisted Living has a bold, updated look without sacrificing old fashioned values. LOCAL OWNERSHIP allows us to deliver first-class services and amenities at an affordable monthly fee! Offering 90 Independent Living, 37 Assisted Living and 15 secure Memory Care...

Modena Cherry Creek NOW OPEN

2440 S Wabash St, Denver, CO 80231

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Cherry Creek Retirement Village

14555 E Hampden Ave, Aurora, CO 80014

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"Committed to helping you live a vibrant, carefree lifestyle." At Cherry Creek, we are dedicated to providing our residents with five-star service, elegant amenities and the freedom to maintain an active lifestyle. Our caring professional staff is here to lavish you with attention while...

Brookdale Tamarac Square

8030 East Girard Avenue, Denver, CO 80231

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The Retirement of Your DreamsTucked in a neighborhood just minutes from bustling downtown Denver, Colorado, the beautiful grounds of our independent living community invite residents to exchange the burdens of home maintenance for the care-free lifestyle of a dream retirement. If you’re itching...

Overture 9th + Co 55+ Apartment Homes

4205 E. 10th Avenue, Denver, CO 80206

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NOW OPEN! MOVE IN TODAY! Your life is on track. Now’s the time to experience a carefree lifestyle that lets you do what you really want, when you want. That’s the true spirit of independence at Overture. Here, you can focus on your passions, discover new interests, bond with new friends and so...

The Carillon at Belleview Station

4855 S Niagara St, Denver, CO 80237

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The Carillon at Belleview Station has everything you would expect from a senior care community and more. Yes, we have assisted living, but it's a bit more personalized and flexible. And yes, we have memory care, but it's a bit more comprehensive and thoughtful. But to really see who we are, it's...

Parkside Village Retirement Resort

14501 E Crestline Dr, Aurora, CO 80015

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Engage, Enjoy and Live!Affordable, lavish & amenity filled independent living made simple. Let us take care of your needs, so you can enjoy the important things in life.Parkside Village Retirement Resort is a beautiful new Resort Lifestyle Community in Aurora,CO ea. Parkside Village offers an...

Brookdale University Park

2020 South Monroe Street, Denver, CO 80222

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Tucked between Englewood and Glendale on Denver’s southern edge, the independent and assisted living seniors at our community have decided to trade in the responsibilities of home maintenance for the retirement of their dreams. If you’re ready to give up your chores and let someone else take care...

V-Esprit

5240 South Shalom Park Circle, Aurora, CO 80015

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Discover maintenance free living at V-Esprit active adult community. Located in the Centennial, Parker and South East Aurora area (close to Cherry Creek State Park), V-Esprit offers apartments and patio homes for lease on a beautiful 14-acre campus with walking paths with amazing mountain...

Residences at University Hills, Senior Residences for those 62+

2775 South Brook Drive, Denver, CO 80222

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Greetings! Thank you so much for your interest in our community! One person in the household has to be 62 years of age and some of our apartments are income restricted. Our property is brand new and just opened April 2, 2014, we are an Independent community with 101 new and modern apartments....

Quincy Place

7200 East Quincy Avenue, Denver, CO 80237

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Quincy Place provides a fulfilling, independent lifestyle in a welcoming environment. Situated on picturesque grounds in a quiet corner of Denver, you'll love our elegant facilities, friendly staff and convenient location. We're close to shopping, healthcare, dining and all the amenities of the...

Brookdale Parkplace

111 Emerson Street, Denver, CO 80218

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Excellent Quality of LifeWith all the perks and conveniences of a resort, the seniors who call our community home enjoy a vast array of services while savoring the peace of mind that comes from knowing we provide a continuum of care. Whether you’re looking for an independent or assisted living...

16 Penn Residences

1615 N Pennsylvania St., Denver, CO 80203

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Learn More About Independent Living in Aurora, CO

Independent living communities, also known simply as retirement communities in Aurora, CO, are geared toward seniors who can 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 Aurora retirement communities as age-restricted (typically 55+) apartment complexes which provide organized activities, meal services, and transportation.


Cost of Independent Living in Aurora, CO

The median monthly cost of independent living in Aurora is about $3,800 in the city proper and $2,910 within the metropolitan area. The median monthly cost for independent living in the state of Colorado is around $2,286.

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


Learn More About Aurora, CO

Cost of Living

The cost of living in Aurora is considered to me more expensive than the typical city in Colorado. The cost of living index is rated 30 points higher than the national average. However, the grocery index is four points lower than the national average. All index scores are based on a sliding scale with the national average set at 100. In Aurora, senior living costs can be affected by the overall cost of living for each individual neighborhood.

Cost-of-living indexGrocery indexMedian rentRent burdenMedian home valueMedian family incomeEstate tax13096$1,28520.4% spend over 30% of their income on rent$230,861$58,343None

Local Hospitals

The top hospitals in Aurora include:

  • Rocky Mountain Regional VA Medical Center – This tertiary care hospital provides medical services to veterans and their families. They offer emergency care and geriatric care among other services.
  • UCHealth University of Colorado Hospital – This 662-bed short term acute care community is one of the the top teaching hospitals in the state. They have a comprehensive cardiac center and offer a wide range of transplant services.
  • The Medical Center of Aurora – This 329-bed community has a comprehensive stroke center, a chest pain center, and a level II trauma center.

Weather and Climate

Aurora has a cold-semi arid type of climate. This means that the summers tend to be hot and dry. The winters are cold and cloudy with a high volume of annual snowfall due to the elevation. On average, the humidity level for Aurora is roughly 36%. The average humidity levels are highest during the month of December at roughly 52%.

Seasonal Temperatures

Average summer tempTypical summer highTypical summer lowAverage winter tempTypical winter highTypical winter low72°F89°F (July)54°F (July)33°F46°F (February)19°F (December)

Air Quality

Average air quality index ratingAverage maximum air quality index rating69 (Moderate)105 in December (Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups)

During peak season the average air quality conditions are rated unhealthy for sensitive groups. This means that persons with respiratory diseases such as asthma should avoid outdoor exposure and everyone should limit their exertion while outside.

Precipitation

Average monthly precipitationAverage maximum monthly precipitationAverage yearly snowfall4”6” (July)62”

Demographics and Values

The city of Aurora and the surrounding Adams County tend to lean liberal. There are a lot of young families and young professionals living in the city that bring the median age down to 34.

2016 Presidential Election

Voted DemocraticVoted RepublicanVoted Third Party49.86%41.35%8.80%

Population Statistics

Total PopulationPopulation densityPopulation trend366,623921 people per square mileGrowing at a rate of 1.87%

Age

Median55+60+70+80+3421%9%4%2%

Highest Level of Education

High-school diplomaCollege degreeGraduate degree26%29%9%

Race & Ethnicity

AsianBlackHispanicNative AmericanPacific Islander or Native HawaiianWhiteTwo or more6.3%16%28.4%0.9%0.3%45%5.4%

Crime

Total crimesProperty crimes per 1,000 citizensViolent crimes per 1,000 citizens13,295306

Miscellaneous

UnemployedParticipate in the labor forceHave some form of disabilityLive in povertyWidowsVeterans6%71%10%14%4%9%

Aurora is considered friendly to members of the LGBTQ+ community. This means that members of the community can participate in public life without fear of bigotry or discrimination.

Arts, Culture, Entertainment, and Recreation

With the Rocky Mountains towering over the horizon Aurora is Aurora is a picturesque city located just outside of Denver. The third largest city in the state, Aurora has lots of opportunities for arts, culture, and entertainment. Within the city there are 27 historic buildings and landmarks. These include the Gully Homestead built in 1870, the Victorian-style Centennial House built in 1890, and the American War Mothers National Memorial Home. There is also the historic 245-seat Aurora Fox Theater located in the Aurora Cultural Arts District. For those who want to learn more about local history, the Aurora history museum, offers a permanent exhibition on local history and two rotating exhibits. For fans of the performing arts, the Aurora Symphony Orchestra offers annual full orchestra concerts and a number of smaller chamber performances.

For those interested in outdoor recreation the city of Aurora manages over 100 parks that cover more than 6,000 acres of public land. There are also six award-winning public golf courses located within the city including Aurora Hills, Meadow Hills, and Saddle Rock. The city also has a number of private golf courses such as Heather Ridge Country Club, Heritage Eagle Bend Golf Club, and Valley Country Club.

Transportation

Public transportation is provided by the Regional Transportation District of Denver which connects Aurora to the Denver metropolitan area.

Frequently asked questions about Independent Living facilities in Colorado

There are 20 independent living facilities near Aurora, Colorado. See the full list.

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