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Sunrise of Gurnee

500 North Hunt Club Road, Gurnee, IL 60031

4.5
(44 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

Sunrise of Gurnee has been established in the Gurnee community for providing exceptional care for seniors since 2002. Guided by our Principles of Service, Sunrise of Gurnee affords families peace of mind by providing their loved ones with a range of personalized care services as well as the...

Heritage Woods of Gurnee

3775 Grand Ave, Gurnee, IL 60031

3.3
(15 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed

The Heritage Woods of Gurnee assisted living facility is located in the gorgeous city of Gurnee, IL. For many years now, this city has been known for its astonishing natural beauty located near the banks of the Des Plaines River. There are also a number of places where residents can shop and dine...

Shepherd Premier Senior Living of Gurnee

5631 Manchester Drive, Gurnee, IL 60031

3.7
(3 reviews)

1 Bed

Clarendale of Algonquin

2001 W Algonquin Rd, Algonquin, IL 60102

4.8
(154 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

At Clarendale of Algonquin, we offer a variety of community features. Residents can enjoy regular off-site adventures and excursions. Cats and dogs are allowed in private quarters. Free resident parking available at our location. Our purpose-built community has the advantage of specialized care,...

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The Oaks at Bartlett

825 Carillon Dr, Bartlett, IL 60103

4.7
(156 reviews)

1 Bed, 2 Bed

Imagine a warm and friendly community with a small-town feel, where making friends is easy, and people care about and help each other. This is Clare Oaks and Assisi Healthcare, a Continuing Care Life Plan Retirement Community. Located in Bartlett, Illinois on 41 acres of wetlands and rolling...

Concord Place

401 W Lake St, Northlake, IL 60164

3.9
(117 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

EXPERIENCE THE DIFFERENCE AT CONCORD PLACE RETIREMENT COMMUNITY We are so much more than a senior community. Concord Place Retirement Community is home. For over 25 years we have prided ourselves in creating a culture and atmosphere of comfort and love. To that end, we have focused our efforts...

Brookdale Vernon Hills

145 North Milwaukee Avenue, Vernon Hills, IL 60061

4.5
(100 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Resort-Style Senior Living at Its FinestYou have options for senior living in the Chicago area. But none of them look like this. We provide a resort-like environment for independent senior living and assisted living. We are known for our indoor rainforest—at more than a football field long and...

Sunrise at Fountain Square

2210 Fountain Square Drive, Lombard, IL 60148

4.4
(85 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private, 2 Bed

Sunrise Senior Living introduces Fountain Square, a beautiful environment designed to fit your lifestyle...today and tomorrow! Located in Lombard, Illinois, about 20 miles west of downtown Chicago and offers assisted living, independent living, and 2 levels of memory care - Reminiscence and...

Brookdale Lake View

3121 North Sheridan Road, Chicago, IL 60657

4.4
(82 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

Healthier Life, Healthier YouHave you been on the hunt for an exceptional senior living experience that gives you the quality care you want without sacrificing the independence and freedom you crave? If so, look no further. Our independent and assisted living community is located within walking...

Lombard Place Assisted Living & Memory Care

300 West 22nd St., Lombard, IL 60148

4.1
(83 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

The new Lombard Place Assisted Living and Memory Care in Lombard, IL is the perfect alternative for seniors who value their independence but still need some help from time to time. Carefully designed and professionally managed, Lombard Place features beautiful apartments in a home-like setting....

StoryPoint Naperville

504 N River Rd, Naperville, IL 60563

4.4
(80 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Welcome to StoryPoint Naperville! This isn’t just a place to reside — it’s a place where our community members truly shine, and we are glad to share this experience with them. Our various senior living options include independent living, enhanced living, assisted living, memory care, and respite...

Brookdale Des Plaines

800 South River Road, Des Plaines, IL 60016

4.5
(78 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

It’s good to be home.Our community just outside of Chicago gives you the lifestyle you want, plus care if you need it with both independent living and assisted living on the same campus. With several floor plans to chose from, including studio, one-bedroom and two-bedroom options, you’ll be able...

Bridgeway of Bensenville a CCRC

303 E. Washington Street, Bensenville, IL 60106

4.2
(81 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Bridgeway of Bensenville features independent living homes and apartments offering a worry-free lifestyle. Additionally, Bridgeway of Bensenville offers various levels of assisted living and memory care to those that require more help with daily activities.Lifestyle Amenities:Choice of large...

Brookdale Lisle

1700 Robin Lane, Lisle, IL 60532

4.3
(79 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Good Times, Good PeopleAre you ready to enjoy everything senior living has to offer? At our continuing care retirement community (CCRC) in Lisle, Illinois, you can enjoy a beautiful and inviting environment with spacious common rooms, a fun-filled events calendar with a multitude of activities...

The Breakers at Edgewater Beach

5333 North Sheridan Road, Chicago, IL 60640

4.4
(75 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

At The Breakers, I have my choice of a quiet evening in my apartment home or spending time with my friends. There is fun and lively entertainment all in one spot. What's really special is that there is always someone to visit and talk with. It's a warm, friendly community where everyone feels...

Brookdale Hoffman Estates

1515 Barrington Road, Hoffman Estates, IL 60169

4.4
(78 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

When it comes to home upkeep, less is more.Our community, located next door to a golf course and across the street from Arthur L. Janura Forest Preserve, has both independent living and assisted living so you’ll have care options if you need more care later.  When something needs to be fixed,...

Atria Park of Glen Ellyn

95 Carleton Avenue, Glen Ellyn, IL 60137

4.3
(74 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Located in a residential neighborhood only minutes from Wheaton, Atria Park of Glen Ellyn offers all the benefits of living in a vibrant, supportive community, with the discreet support of a care staff close at hand. Without the worries of chores and home maintenance, residents are free to pursue...

Harbour Village

5700 Mockingbird Lane, Greendale, WI 53129

4.0
(76 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Harbour Village is a senior living community in Greendale, Wisconsin that provides independent living, assisted living and memory care services to senior citizens.With a convenient location just outside Milwaukee, Harbour Village retirement community in Greendale offers independent living,...

Franciscan Court

1996 Franciscan Way, West Chicago, IL 60185

4.2
(73 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

The Franciscan Court is an assisted living community found in West Chicago, Illinois. West Chicago is an urban city and is found in Dupage County in Illinois State. The city was established on the first rail junction in the state of Illinois. There are lots of sights to see because in this City...

Celebrate Senior Living of Niles

7000 North Newark Avenue, Niles, IL 60714

4.0
(78 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Elevate Saint Andrew is a close-knit continuing care senior retirement community with independent living, assisted living, memory care and skilled nursing rehabilitation care. Located in the Village of Niles, Cook County, Illinois, a peaceful suburb ten minutes from Chicago.As a member of the...

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Cost of independent living in Gurnee, IL

Independent Living costs differ by location and facility, as many communities offer different levels of care, amenities, and activities. Prices also vary based on how much — or how little — assistance a senior needs.

Monthly average independent living cost comparisons
  • $3,250
    National
  • $2,915
    State
  • $2,969
    Gurnee, IL
  • $2,268
    Oakbrook Terrace, IL
  • $5,171
    Wilmette, IL
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Planning ahead can better position you to make good choices for your loved one’s care in the future. But if your aging family member needs care now, there are ways to finance the cost of long-term care through a combination of approaches.

What is independent living?

Independent living offers a stress-free lifestyle for older adults. Independent living communities don’t provide personal care or supervision, but do offer generally healthy adults opportunities for socialization and hassle-free living. Independent living services often include:

  • Nutritious meals and snacks
  • Housekeeping
  • Laundry
  • Home maintenance and repairs
  • Social activities and outings
Complete guide to independent living

Gurnee, Illinois

Independent Living

An Independent Living Community provides residents the ability to live active lives while assuring their fundamental needs have been met. Residents can continue to use their free time as they wish while their meals are prepared by a professionall chef, housekeeping and laundry duties are handled by staff, and recreational activities are organized and scheduled. Along with their daily needs being met, residents can enjoy an opportunity to live among peers, in a community with others of similar age groups and backgrounds. Within the individual units, residents have access to a private living space and a full kitchen, and can even live with a companion if they choose. While policies vary between communities, a number of residences allow pets as well. If medical or nursing assistance is desired, residents may always enlist the services of independent health care professionalls. There are an assortment of costs and advantages to consider when deciding on an independent living community. It is important to figure out if these amenities are covered in the service plan: laundry, meals, utilities, private phone, internet access, cable TV, move-in fee, and field trips. The conveniences associated with independent living include game/TV room, security guards, private rental hall, transportation, healthcare center, laundry service, restaurant-style dining hall, and community activities.

Demographics and Values

Racially, the population of Gurnee is 0.5% Native American, 13.7% Hispanic, 11.3% Asian, 6.7% black, 2.8% other or not specified, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 3.9% mixed race, and 74.8% white. Out of the total city population, 51.6% are female and 48.4% are male. The median age of Gurnee is 39 years old. Out of the total population of Gurnee, 4.5% are widowed, 72.4% participate in the labor force, 7.7% have some form of disability, and 5.4% live in poverty. The current population of Gurnee consists of 30,767 people. Gurnee has a population density of 879 people per square mile. In Gurnee, 5.9% of the people are veterans of the United States armed forces. Of the population of Gurnee 19.4% have a graduate degree, 16.7% have a high-school diploma, and 51.1% have a college degree.

Cost of Living

Cost of living is a major factor in selecting which destination meets the needs of your family. Gurnee has a median home value of about $252,768 and the median cost of rent is $1,817 per month per month. The rent burden for Gurnee is around 20.3% of the average person’s monthly income.

State Information

An overview of Illinois

The quality of life enjoyed by the average Illinois citizen is ranked 35th nation-wide. Additionally, Illinois is ranked 22nd by healthcare standards. There are 199 general hospitals and 383 health centers that provide care for 12,696,123 Illinois residents. Sherman Hospital, Sam Health St. Mary’s Hospital – Centralia, and And Midwestern Region Medical Center are among the top three highest ranked hospitals in the state. Residents of Illinois enjoy its natural beauty which ranks 43rd in the United States. The state of Illinois has a cost of living index of 95.7 where a score of 100 is the national average, and anything below 100 is considered less expensive than the national average. The state has a grocery index rating of 94.2 and a housing index rating of 87.2.

Social demographics of the state

In terms of religion, 34% of Illinois residents attend religious services among the 12,453 different congregations that are available in the state. The top three Christian denominations in the state are Evangelical Protestant-20%, Mainline Protestant-16%, and Historically Black Protestant-7%. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-2%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%. In Illinois there are 518 masonic lodges. The state has a median age of 38 and 29% of its population being over the age of 55. The state of Illinois ranks 10th in the country for diversity, and the state is considered LGBTQ friendly. In the most recent presidential election, 39% of Illinois residents voted Republican and 56% voted Democrat.

State-wide weather information

During the winter, the average temperature in Illinois drops to around 28F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 49F during the month of February. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around 10F in the month of January. During the summer, the average temperature in Illinois is around 73F. The average high summer temperature is around 91F in the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 53F in the month of June. On average, Illinois has an air quality index rating of around 37.7 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of May with a rating of 54.5 AQI. The average humidity across the state is 71%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of December at around 78%. On average, the state receives 3.33 inches of precipitation a month. The most precipitation occurs in May with an average of 6.02 inches of precipitation a month. While residents of Illinois mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it’s important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Illinois can include floods, earthquakes (moderate), and and tornadoes.

Wildlife to be found in Illinois

The state of Illinois has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of angelica, blazing star, black snakeroot, and viola pedata. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the eastern red bat, the coyote, the cougar, or the American black bear. The state animal of Illinois is the white-tailed deer.

Frequently asked questions about Independent Living facilities in Illinois

Lakewood Tower, Arbor Terrace Highland Park and The Heathers - Ringwood are the top rated independent living facilities near Gurnee, Illinois. See full list of communities.

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