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Independent Living near Hillside, New Jersey

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Bethany Residence

401 Rutgers Ave., Hillside, NJ 07205

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Amber Court of Elizabeth

1155 E Jersey St, Elizabeth, NJ 07201

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Amber Court of Elizabeth offers comfortable, caring and affordable Assisted Living choices for seniors. We are located in the thriving downtown area of Elizabeth. We are near many urban conveniences, such as restaurants, shopping, banking, entertainment, and much more. Major highways and public...

Winchester Gardens

333 Elmwood Ave, Maplewood, NJ 07040

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Since our beginning in the early 20th century as a not for profit community, we have provided a quality retirement experience. Now, as a Continuing Care Retirement Community, that retirement experience includes a gracious and elegant lifestyle augmented by highly professional staff, outstanding...

Atria Cranford

10 Jackson Drive, Cranford, NJ 07016

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Conveniently located just off the Garden State Parkway, down the road from Rahway River Park, Atria Cranford has served Union County families for more than 20 years. A friendly, tenured staff – including more than 60 employees with over a decade of experience at the community – is available 24/7....

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Sunrise of Westfield

240 Springfield Avenue, Westfield, NJ 07090

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In elegant, residential environments, we deliver the finest in senior care, and are recognized internationally for both quality and innovation. Guided by our Principles of Service, Sunrise affords families peace-of-mind by providing today's seniors with a range of personalized assisted living...

Arbor Terrace Mountainside

1050 Springfield Avenue, Mountainside, NJ 07092

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Arbor Terrace Mountainside provides the highest quality of geriatric care and assisted living in the Mountainside, New Jersey area, including innovative memory care designed specifically for those affected by Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias. Every resident will receive unique and...

Canterbury Village

33 Mount Pleasant Ave, West Orange, NJ 07052

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Established in 1921 in West Orange, NJ Canterbury Village is an experienced Assisted Living Residence. With only 53 residents we offer personalized assistance, support and healthcare services, available 24 hours a day. Our reasonable monthly service fee includes a spacious private studio with...

Brookdale West Orange

520 Prospect Avenue, West Orange, NJ 07052

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You’ll have the care you need if you need it so you can focus on having fun.With assisted living and memory care on one campus, we customize your care to your specific needs. And our community is just 30 minutes away from New York City so you can enjoy all the great shopping and restaurants that...

Brighton Gardens of Mountainside

1350 Route 22 West, Mountainside, NJ 07092

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Brighton Gardens of Mountainside offers personalized care for older adults in Union County, NJ. Our compassionate team, including our Designated Care Managers, provides individualized care to fit your unique needs and preferences. We work to promote your independence, while providing you the...

Sunrise of Summit NOW OPEN

26 River Road, Summit, NJ 07901

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Ideally located just down the road from the Village Green in Summit, New Jersey, and only 20 miles from Manhattan, Sunrise of Summit provides highly personalized care and services—including assisted living and memory care—to seniors in a bright, cheerful, and modern atmosphere. Our community...

The Brielle at Seaview

140 Friendship Ln, Staten Island, NY 10314

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The Brielle at Seaview, a non-profit community, is nestled in a natural wooded oasis right on Staten Island. We offer assisted living and memory care on a 10-acre campus that's comfortably removed from the surrounding noise and hectic pace. It's an idyllic setting where you can enjoy walking...

Spring Hills Livingston (Opening Fall 2021)

346 East Cedar Street, Livingston, NJ 07039

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CareOne at Livingston Assisted Living

76 Passaic Avenue, Livingston, NJ 07039

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CareOne at Livingston Assisted Living is conveniently located near major highways and sits between the Livingston Mall and Short Hills Mall on Passaic Avenue.  We take pride in providing a broad continuum of health care services in a Campus setting. Part of a CareOne Senior Care...

Brighton Gardens of West Orange

220 Pleasant Valley Way, West Orange, NJ 07052

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Brighton Gardens of West Orange is located in a beautiful suburban setting only 20 minutes from New York City amenities. We are nestled between a premier golf course and the historic South Mountain Reservation, which includes acres of protected land with parks, walkways and trails. We partner...

Park Lane at Sea View

460 N Brielle Ave, Staten Island, NY 10314

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Park Lane at Sea View sets a new standard in independent living for 62+ seniors in Staten Island, NY. Set in a lushly landscaped, park-like setting, Park Lane features two meticulously restored landmark buildings boasting every modern amenity and convenience. Our unique suite of services allows...

The Chelsea at Fanwood

295 South Ave., Fanwood, NJ 07023

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The Chelsea offers an attractive new lifestyle alternative for older adults who may be experiencing some difficulty managing on their own at home. The Chelsea offers a gracious environment with many beautiful common areas. It is conveniently located within a short distance of shops, restaurants,...

Sunrise of Staten Island

801 Narrows Road North, New York, NY 10304

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In elegant, residential environments, we deliver the finest in senior care, and are recognized internationally for both quality and innovation. Guided by our Principles of Service, Sunrise affords families peace-of-mind by providing today's seniors with a range of personalized assisted living...

Arbor Terrace Roseland

345 Eagle Rock Ave, Roseland, NJ 07068

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Arbor Terrace Roseland offers quality assisted living and dementia care in Essex County, New Jersey. We honor individuality and celebrate each person's unique life through deep connections with our residents and families. We create delightful surprises and meaningful moments within a safe and...

Alaris Health at The Atrium

330 Ninth Street, Jersey City, NJ 07302

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The Best of Everything under One Roof The Hamilton Park campus has been providing care to the Hudson County community since 1989. The Health center has been custom designed to fulfill the needs and wishes of those who share our values and our love of life. Our complete continuum of care provides...

Brookdale Florham Park

8 James Street, Florham Park, NJ 07932

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There’s a lot to love here, and redefined independence is just one of those things.With both assisted living and memory care, you’ll have the care you need, when you need it. Our memory care program is rooted in “a person-centered approach,” which means we help our residents find a sense of...

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Hillside, New Jersey


Independent Living

If you or your loved one want the convenience of having housekeeping and chores taken care of while living your life the way you want, you might consider the option of independent living. Occupants may continue to use their free time as they desire while their food is prepared by a professionall chef, housekeeping and laundry duties are taken care of by staff, and social activities are organized and scheduled. Along with their daily needs being met, residents can enjoy the opportunity to live among peers, in a community with others of similar age groups and interests. Within the individual units, residents have access to their own private living space and a full kitchen, and can even live with a companion if they choose. While policies differ between locations, many residences allow pets as well. If medical or nursing care is desired, residents may always utilize the services of private caregivers. There are an assortment of advantages and expenditures to balance while determining an independent living community. It is important to learn if these services are covered in your plan: private phone, move-in fee, laundry, initial assessment fee, meals, Waiting list deposit, field trips, and housekeeping. The amenities that pertain to independent living include transportation, concierge services, private rental hall, laundry service, golf course, community activities, game/TV room, and fitness center & swimming pool.


Demographics and Values

Demographically, Hillside is 17.3% Hispanic, 3.1% mixed race, 0.1% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 55.1% black, 4.2% Asian, 11.7% other or not specified, 0.1% Native American, and 25.8% white. Of the population of Hillside 8.4% have a graduate degree, 23.2% have a college degree, and 33.9% have a high-school diploma. In Hillside, 3.1% of the population are veterans. Based on gender, 52.9% are female and 47.1% are male. The median age of Hillside is 37 years old. In Hillside, 5.6% consider themselves widows, 71.0% participate in the labor force, 15.0% do not have health insurance, and 10.6% live in poverty. Hillside has a population density of 3,079 people per square mile. The total population of Hillside consists of 22,069 people.


Cost of Living

The total cost of living can be a motivating factor in deciding which care choice works for your loved one’s needs. The rent burden for Hillside is around 28.9% of the average monthly income. Hillside has a median home value of around $239,668 and the median cost of rent is $1,867 per month per month.


State Information

An overview of New Jersey

Residents of New Jersey enjoy its natural beauty which ranks 13th in the United States. The quality of life enjoyed by the average New Jersey citizen is ranked 12th nation-wide. Additionally, New Jersey is ranked 6th by standards of healthcare. There are 82 general hospitals and 119 health centers that provide care for 8,928,542 New Jersey residents. The three highest ranked hospitals in New Jersey are Morristown Medical Center, Deborah Heart And Lung Center, and Saint Clare’s Hospital/Denville Campus. In terms of resources, New Jersey has a cost of living index of 122.5, a grocery index rating of 109.5, and a housing index rating of 163.1. These index ratings are based on a system where 100 is considered the national average and anything above 100 is considered more expensive than said average.


Social demographics of the state

In terms of diversity, New Jersey ranks 4th in the nation and is considered LGBTQ friendly. In terms of religion, 35% of New Jersey residents attend religious services among the 6,114 different congregations that are available in the state. The top three Christian denominations in the state are Evangelical Protestant-13%, Mainline Protestant-12%, and Historically Black Protestant-6%. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-6%, Muslim-3%, and Hindu-3%. In New Jersey there are 178 masonic lodges. In the last presidential election 55% of New Jersey residents voted Democrat and 41% voted Republican. The median age in the state is 40, and 30% of the population is over the age of 55.


State-wide weather information

On average, New Jersey has an air quality index rating of around 41.4 AQI. The average air quality index rating peaks in the month of July with a rating of around 52.9 AQI. The average monthly precipitation for the state of New Jersey is around 3.94 inches. The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of July at around 5.51 inches. On average, the humidity rating for New Jersey is around 69%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of September at around 72%. The average temperature in the winter falls to around 33F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 47F during the month of December. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around 15F in the month of January. During the summer, the average temperature in New Jersey is around 73F. The average high summer temperature is around 88F in the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 54F in the month of June. While residents of New Jersey mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it’s important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in New Jersey can include hurricanes and floods.


Wildlife to be found in New Jersey

The state of New Jersey has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of dandelion, floating heart, black locust, and pennywort. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the woodchuck, the black bear, the woodpecker, or the wild turkey. The state animal of New Jersey is the horse.

Frequently asked questions about Independent Living facilities in New Jersey

The Chelsea at Fanwood, Clover Hill Senior Living and Laurel Circle are the top rated independent living facilities near Hillside, New Jersey. See full list of communities.

There are 237 independent living facilities near Hillside, New Jersey. See the full list.

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