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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 Battery Park City

455 North End Avenue, New York, NY 10282

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Brookdale Battery Park is the premiere senior living and assisted living community in New York, New York. With a prime location in Manhattan, Brookdale Battery Park offers upscale senior living right on the Hudson River, near the Statue of Liberty. Manhattan is often called the economic and...

Atria West 86

333 West 86th Street, New York, NY 10024

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Ideally situated and all-inclusive, this luxury residence is tailored exclusively to older New Yorkers – and makes it easier to live in the artistic and cultural heart of the City, just one block from scenic Riverside Park. Featuring handsome pre-war architecture, art deco-inspired finishes and...

Sunrise of Edgewater

351 River Road, Edgewater, NJ 07020

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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...

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Vista on 5th

1261 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY 10029

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Signature Senior Living

631 Foster Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11230

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At Signature Senior Living we provide our residents with a wide array of services and amenities to meet each individuals needs while providing a safe and pleasant environment.. We have beautiful rooms to accommodate every budget, starting with semi-privates, privates and even one bedroom...

The Belvedere

5110 19th Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11204

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The Belvedere This assisted living community, The Belvedere, is located in the heart of the peaceful and busy town of Brooklyn, Kings County, New York. The community home is situated at the hub of town surrounded by a cosmopolitan neighborhood where everything is easily available. This makes The...

Sunrise of Staten Island

801 Narrows Road North, Staten Island, 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...

Ateret Avot

1410 East 10th Street, Brooklyn, NY 11230

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Ateret Avot is a luxurious Jewish independent living community located in historic Brooklyn, New York. This community is located in Kings County. Our mission is to meet the physical, social and spiritual needs of Orthodox Jewish seniors in a luxurious environment, enhanced by the warmth and...

Queens Adult Care Center

8008 45th Avenue, Elmhurst, NY 11373

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New Broadview Home For Adults

70 Father Capodanno Blvd, Staten Island, NY 10305

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New South Shore Manor

1041 East 83rd Street, Brooklyn, NY 11236

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New South Shore ManorNew South Shore Manor is an assisted living community located in the bustling city of Brooklyn, NY. Brooklyn is located in Kings County, about 20-minutes from Manhattan, and home to about 2.7 million people. Brooklyn is home to lots of great shops, stores, and restaurants...

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...

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...

Bethany Residence

401 Rutgers Ave., Hillside, NJ 07205

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Brooklyn Adult Care Center

2830 Pitkin Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11208

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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...

Castle Senior Living at Forest Hills

108-25 Horace Harding Expy, Corona, NY 11368

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Castle Senior Living at Forest Hills offers a unique supportive living environment with all the comforts of home. Conveniently located off the Long Island Expressway, we offer elegant suites, 24-hour security, daily housekeeping, and linen service and three delicious kosher meals served daily in...

Sunrise of Mill Basin

5905 Strickland Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11234

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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 Teaneck

600 Frank W. Burr Blvd, Teaneck, NJ 07666

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Arbor Terrace Teaneck provides the highest quality of independent living in the Teaneck, New Jersey area. Every resident receives unique and personalized care and attention tailored to where they are and what they need most. At Arbor Terrace Teaneck, both residents and their families enjoy peace...

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Learn More About Independent Living in Jersey City, NJ

Independent living communities are also known as 55+ communities in Jersey City. These communities are designed for seniors who can live on their own, without any daily assistance, and want to live among people their age. These communities tend to be age-restricted (typically 55+) complexes that offer organized activities, meal services, and transportation.


Cost of Independent Living in Jersey City, NJ

The median monthly cost of independent living in Jersey City is $3,100 for the metropolitan area. The median monthly cost for independent living in the state of New Jersey is $2,800.


Learn More About Jersey City, NJ

Cost of Living

Jersey City is located within the New York City Metropolitan Area. This area is known for having an exceptionally high cost of living due to high real estate costs. The cost-of-living index is rated 63 points higher than the national average, and the grocery index is rated four points higher than the average. All index scores are based on a sliding scale with the national average set at 100.

Cost-of-living indexGrocery indexMedian rentRent burdenMedian home valueMedian family incomeEstate tax163104$2,16926.2% spend over 30% of their income on rent$345,221$62,739The top inheritance tax rate is 16% and there is no exemption threshold

Local Hospitals

There are two general hospitals in the city that provide emergency care and other medical services:

  • Christ Hospital – This 178-bed facility offers short-term acute care and emergency services. They also operate an urgent care department for non-emergency related medical issues.
  • Jersey City Medical Center – This 308-bed hospital is the area’s primary provider of emergency services and the largest hospital in the city.

Weather and Climate

Jersey city has a very moderate climate with warm summers and cold winters. The city experiences four distinct seasons with consistently average snowfall and average rainfall. The average humidity level in Jersey City is about 60%. The humidity levels are often highest during the month of September at around 63%.

Seasonal Temperatures

Average summer tempTypical summer highTypical summer lowAverage winter tempTypical winter highTypical winter low77°F90°F (July)63°F (July)36°F48°F (December)24°F (January)

Air Quality

Average air quality index ratingAverage maximum air quality index rating59 (Moderate)84 in December (Moderate)

Moderate air quality conditions mean that those who are unusually sensitive should consider limiting the amount of time spent on outdoor exertion.

Precipitation

Average monthly precipitationAverage maximum monthly precipitationAverage yearly snowfall4”6” (June)26”

Demographics and Values

2016 Presidential Election for Hudson County

Voted DemocraticVoted RepublicanVoted Third Party74.3%22.2%3.4%

Population Statistics

Population metro areaPopulation city properPopulation densityPopulation trend20.3 million270,7537,090 people per square mileGrowing at a rate of 0.82%

Age

Median55+60+70+80+3420%8%4%2%

Highest Level of Education

High-school diplomaCollege degreeGraduate degree24%45%18%

Race & Ethnicity

AsianBlackHispanicNative AmericanPacific Islander or Native HawaiianWhiteTwo or more25.1%23.9%29.1%0.5%0.1%21.0%3.3%

Crime

Total crimesProperty crimes per 1,000 citizensViolent crimes per 1,000 citizens6,211185

Miscellaneous

UnemployedParticipate in the labor forceHave some form of disabilityLive in povertyWidowsVeterans7%68%10%19%5%2%

Jersey City is considered very friendly to members of the LGBTQ+ community. This means that members of the LGBTQ+ community can participate in public life without fear of discrimination.

Arts, Culture, Entertainment, and Recreation

Surrounded on all sides by the New York Bay and the Hudson River, Jersey City offers panoramic views of the Manhattan skyline which is only a short drive or water taxi away. Also visible from the city is the iconic Statue of Liberty and historic Ellis Island. Both of these famous national landmarks can be visited by water taxi with guided tours available.

Jersey City is home to a vibrant arts and culture scene. The city has a number of exceptional performance art venues including the Loew’s Jersey Theater, which was originally built in the 1920’s. Another popular venue is the historic White Eagle Hall, which was built even earlier in the year 1910. Every summer the Hudson Shakespeare Company hosts the annual Shakespeare festival throughout the city’s various parks.

Jersey City boasts an extensive public library system known as the Five Corners Branch. The city’s library system maintains a number of permanent exhibits as well as space for the fine arts. Some of the permanent exhibitions featured at the libraries include the New Jersey Room, which contains an extensive archive on New Jersey state history, and the Afro-American Historical and Cultural Society Museum. There are also a number of museums in Jersey City related to local history and culture. The Liberty Science Center, located in Liberty State Park, is the state’s first science center and offers interactive exhibits that are fun for all ages. The Museum of Russian Art features a large collection of Soviet nonconformist art spanning from the 1950s to the 1990s.

Transportation

Transportation is abundantly available in Jersey City, with bus and rail lines connecting the region to the rest of the New York City metropolitan area. Rail travel is available through the Hudson-Bergen Light Rail which operates a 24-hour station in Jersey City. The PATH 24-hour rapid transit system also provides rail travel from Jersey City to New York City. Travel within the city limits is available through a number of fixed bus routes that connect to the major transit hubs at Journal Square Transportation Center, Exchange Place, and Hoboken Terminal.

Frequently asked questions about Independent Living facilities in New Jersey

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

There are 242 independent living facilities near Jersey City, New Jersey. See the full list.

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