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Senior housing types near Westwood, NJ

  • Sunrise of Cresskill

    Sunrise of Cresskill

    3 Tenakill Park Drive East, Cresskill, NJ 07626
    (19)
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    About Sunrise of Cresskill Community & Location Highlights: •Sunrise of Cresskill, NJ, offers a range of Bergen County senior living options, including independent living, assisted living, memory care and short-term stays •Shopping and recreation, including swimming, are less than a mile away...

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  • Atria Waldwick NOW OPEN

    Atria Waldwick NOW OPEN

    245 Wyckoff Ave, Waldwick, NJ 07463
    (1)
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    Located in a residential neighborhood in northern Bergen County, Atria Waldwick is a vibrant community designed to help older people enjoy the benefits of an active lifestyle – and experience greater well-being. This inviting residence offers a selection of private suite, one- and two- bedroom...

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  • Allendale Community for Senior Living

    Allendale Community for Senior Living

    85 Harreton Road, Allendale, NJ 07401
    (30)
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    The Allendale Community for Senior Living is Bergen County's premier continuum-of-care facility, comprised of three separate residences: The Atrium for residential living, Carlton Court for assisted living and the Allendale Nursing Home. This family-owned and operated community has earned a...

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  • The Esplanade at Palisades

    The Esplanade at Palisades

    640 Oak Tree Road, Palisades, NY 10964
    (15)
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    The Esplanade at Palisades is a beautiful and affordable senior community located on a lovely 22 acre campus in Rockland County. We are in close proximity to New York City, Bergen and Westchester Counties. Here, residents can retain their independence and privacy while also enjoying the peace of...

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  • Five Star Premier Residences of Teaneck

    Five Star Premier Residences of Teaneck

    655 Pomander Walk, Teaneck, NJ 07666
    (16)
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    Are you ready to embrace a whole new level of independence? Five Star Premier Residences of Teaneck, formerly Classic Residence by Hyatt, is the community where you'll find The Vital Elements that are important to living life to the fullest: Home, Wellness, Connection and Vitality. Enjoy the...

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  • Arbor Terrace Teaneck

    Arbor Terrace Teaneck

    600 Frank W. Burr Blvd, Teaneck, NJ 07666
    (11)
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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 of...

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  • Five Star Premier Residences of Yonkers

    Five Star Premier Residences of Yonkers

    537 Riverdale Avenue, Yonkers, NY 10705
    (64)
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    A charming neighborhood setting combined with a location convenient to the fabulous attractions of Manhattan and Westchester County. Located in Westchester County, Classic Residence is close to the historic attractions and cultural allure of Manhattan. #800-S-124 Memory Support #800-F-979

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  • Tappan Zee Manor LLC

    Tappan Zee Manor LLC

    51 Mountainview Avenue, Nyack, NY 10960
    (11)
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    Tappan Zee Manor, a licensed adult home, provides gracious living for seniors with all the luxuries of a hotel in a home-like setting. It offers residents companionship, comfort and security while retaining privacy and independence. High above the charming village of Nyack, NY, Tappan Zee Manor...

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  • Atria Woodlands

    Atria Woodlands

    1017 Saw Mill River Road, Ardsley, NY 10502
    (32)
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    At Atria Woodlands, you'll find an array of services and amenities to help you enjoy life and stay connected with your community. Whether it's a leisurely breakfast in the bistro, a workout in our state-of-the-art fitness center, or a stimulating educational seminar, you can be as busy or relaxed as...

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  • Kittay Senior Apartments

    Kittay Senior Apartments

    2550 Webb Avenue, Bronx, NY 10468
    (24)
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    Kittay - CHOSEN AS ONE OF THE "BEST OF SNEIOR LIVING 2020" BY SENIOR ADVISOR.COM - is an independent living community where tenants can live on their own, in a place that encourages their independence, creativity, vitality, and spunk – all with the level of support that’s right for them. Kittay...

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  • Horizon Manor North Residential Healthcare Facility

    Horizon Manor North Residential Healthcare Facility

    73 Overlook Road, Montclair, NJ 07043
    (3)
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           A beautiful Victorian Home in lovely Upper Montclair with Tudors and old oaks as your neighbors.  Spacious Veranda for quiet chats overlooking well maintained properties.          18th Century appointed private and...

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  • Hudson Hills

    Hudson Hills

    3505 Bergen Turnpike, North Bergen, NJ 07047
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    Hudson Hills Senior Living invites residents to a home of endless possibilities, growth and comfort. Residents choose from spacious studio, one and two bedroom apartments and live a maintenance-free lifestyle. All daily amenities are included in this North Bergen, New Jersey Independent Living...

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  • Garito Manor Senior Residence

    Garito Manor Senior Residence

    180 Union Ave, New Rochelle, NY 10801
    (18)
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    Garito Manor offers unfurnished spacious studio and one bedroom apartments; Garito Manor is a retirement residence with services but without the medical component. Our all-inclusive monthly fee includes: Rent, utilities and the following package of services: two (2) meals per day (lunch and dinner),...

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  • Willow Towers Assisted Living

    Willow Towers Assisted Living

    355 Pelham Road, New Rochelle, NY 10805
    (3)
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    Enjoy living in our brand new over-sized apartments with wonderful views of the Long Island Sound. Willow Towers is a not-for-profit Assisted Living community, licensed by the state of New York. Willow Towers provides an elegant lifestyle, which includes gourmet meals by our Johnson and Wales...

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  • The Club at Briarcliff Manor

    The Club at Briarcliff Manor

    25 Scarborough Rd, Briarcliff Manor, NY 10510
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    Unsurpassed luxury meets modern living in a community that is reimagining care. Experience the pinnacle of sophistication and service at The Club at Briarcliff Manor, New York’s premier senior living community. Enjoy life in an upscale setting with top-tier service and amenities from a professional...

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  • Atria On The Hudson

    Atria On The Hudson

    321 North Highland Avenue, Ossining, NY 10562
    (26)
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    Welcome to Atria on the Hudson, the next generation in thoughtful, purposeful community living for seniors. It's much more than a place to live; it's a safe, inviting community to call home. Atria on the Hudson is the newly renovated fourth member of the Atria family in Westchester County — which...

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  • Springvale Apartments

    Springvale Apartments

    2-T Skytop Dr, Croton-on-Hudson, NY 10520
    (18)
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    Springvale Apartments is a vibrant community for adults 55 and up. Independent Living in a Park-Like setting overlooking the Hudson River in the town of Cortlandt. We have thirty buildings located on thirty-five acres with river views and old growth trees. Our garden apartments, with private...

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  • Atria Rye Brook

    Atria Rye Brook

    1200 King Street, Rye Brook, NY 10573
    (26)
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    At Atria Rye Brook, you'll have countless opportunities to socialize and learn through a full calendar of activities. Visit our pottery studio complete with potter's wheel and kiln, on-site hair salon and barber shop, media room with large-screen TV and year-round indoor and outdoor pools. Atria...

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  • Brookdale Battery Park City

    Brookdale Battery Park City

    455 North End Avenue, New York, NY 10282
    (11)
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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 cultural...

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  • Chelsea at Bald Eagle

    Chelsea at Bald Eagle

    197 Cahill Cross Road, West Milford, NJ 07480
    (23)
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    The Chelsea at Bald Eagle is a beautiful assisted living community located beneath the picturesque Wyanokie Mountains in West Milford, Passaic County, New Jersey. Our safe and secure community provides various housing options depending on personal preference, from spacious suites and studio...

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  • The Mews

    The Mews

    1/2 Bolling Place, Greenwich, CT 06830
    (10)
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    The Mews is a private, non-profit 501 (c)(3) organization, dedicated to keeping senior citizens living independently in Greenwich as long as possible. We attract residents from close and far, including Greenwich, Cos Cob, Darien, Rye, and other communities throughout the Northeast. It is governed by...

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  • The Amsterdam at Harborside

    The Amsterdam at Harborside

    300 East Overlook, Port Washington, NY 11050
    (15)
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    The Amsterdam at Harborside, the first and only true life care community in Nassau County, opened in September, 2010 and is located on the North Shore of Long Island, adjacent to the Harbor Links Golf Course and Bar Beach and a 38 minute train ride to NYC. The community offers gracious, vibrant...

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  • Saint Francis Residential Community

    Saint Francis Residential Community

    122 Diamond Spring Road, Denville, NJ 07834
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    Saint Francis Residential Community, a non profit, senior living community, located in Denville, New Jersey in the heart of Morris County, provides comfortable, safe and affordable living that is free from worry, in a place that has a century of experience caring for people.

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  • Atria on Roslyn Harbor

    Atria on Roslyn Harbor

    100 Landing Road, Roslyn, NY 11576
    (15)
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    Atria on Roslyn Harbor is an independent senior living community in Roslyn, New York on Long Island. This luxury senior housing community has all the amenities of a resort retreat. The elegant Atria on Roslyn Harbor gives residents the freedom to explore diverse interests. Conveniently located on...

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  • Edgehill, a CCRC

    Edgehill, a CCRC

    122 Palmers Hill Road, Stamford, CT 06902
    (1)
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    Edgehill, a lifecare community by Benchmark Senior Living is conveniently located on the border of Stamford and Greenwich. We offer Independent Living, Assisted Living and Nursing Care. Our community features a comfortable lifestyle, superb amenities and the highest standards of hospitality and...

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  • Fountainview at College Road

    2000 Fountain View Dr., Monsey, NY 10952
    (5)
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    FountainView at College Road is Rockland's County's premier residential retirement community with spacious private apartments with services and amenities for independent service. The Springs features Assisted Living and is especially designed for residents who can benefit from more personal service....

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  • Promenade at Tuxedo Place

    40 Hospital Rd, Tuxedo Park, NY 10987
    (29)
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    Located in historic Tuxedo Park, New York in the Ramapo Mountains, Elant at Tuxedo Place offers residents a refreshing retirement alternative.  With 44 independent and 56 assistive living apartment homes, Tuxedo Place meets a variety of  lifestyle needs and preferences. Affordable...

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  • Drum Hill Senior Living

    90 Ringgold St, Peekskill, NY 10566
    (18)
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    Drum Hill Senior Living provides seniors with an independent living community in Peekskill, NY. This community is located in a beautiful area that is rich with history. Peekskill is a part of Westchester County, and it offers many opportunities for residents and visitors to get out and have fun....

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  • The Senior Residence at St. Peter the Apostle

    The Senior Residence at St. Peter the Apostle

    415 Fifth Avenue, River Edge, NJ 07661
    (9)
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  • Freedom Village

    Freedom Village

    69 Straight St, Paterson, NJ 07501
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  • The Society House

    328 E Mt. Pleasant Ave, Livingston, NJ 07039
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  • Villa St. Francis

    250 South St, Peekskill, NY 10566
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  • Bethany Residence

    401 Rutgers Ave., Hillside, NJ 07205
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Westwood, New Jersey

Independent Living

For seniors who would like to live primarily without personal care assistance but would like the convenience of having housekeeping maintained by professionals, an Independent Living Community may be the perfect option. Basic chores such as meal planning and housekeeping are handled by staff and a calendar of recreational and leisure activities is maintained, allowing residents an opportunity to use their time as they choose, free from daily obligations. Along with their daily needs being met, residents can enjoy the opportunity to live among peers, surrounded by 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 partner if they choose. While policies vary between communities, a number of residences allow pets as well. If medical or nursing support is desired, residents may always utilize the services of private health care professionals. There are a variety of expenditures and benefits to consider when determining an independent living community. It is important to learn if these amenities are covered in your plan: Waiting list deposit, housekeeping, field trips, internet access, cable TV, initial assessment fee, utilities, and move-in fee. The amenities associated with independent living include laundry service, healthcare center, private rental hall, golf course, beauty salon & barber shop, game/TV room, transportation, and fitness center & swimming pool.

Demographics and Values

The total population of Westwood consists of 11,326 people. Westwood has a population density of 1,936 people per square mile. Demographically, Westwood is 1.4% mixed race, 16.6% Hispanic, 4.3% other or not specified, 78.5% white, 0.0% Native American, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 8.8% Asian, and 6.9% black. Out of the total city population, 46.5% are male and 53.5% are female. The median age of Westwood is 43 years old. In terms of education, 17.8% have a graduate degree, 50.4% have a college degree, and 24.9% have a high-school diploma. In Westwood, 10.6% have some form of disability, 68.5% participate in the labor force, 7.9% live in poverty, and 7.9% are widowed. In Westwood, 4.4% of the people are veterans of the United States armed forces.

Cost of Living

Senior community price is determined by the destination in which it is located. The rent burden for Westwood is around 23.2% of the average monthly income. Monthly, the median rent in Westwood is about $2,334 and the median home value for Westwood is approximately $440,561.

State Information

An overview of New Jersey

Overall, New Jersey ranks 12th out of all states in quality of life and 6th in healthcare. Based on natural beauty, New Jersey ranks 13th in the nation. Out of a national average of 100, New Jersey has a cost of living index rating of 123, a grocery index rating of 110, and a housing index rating of 163. 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.

Social demographics of the state

In New Jersey, 35% of the population attend some form of religious service and there are 6,114 different congregations. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-6%, Muslim-3%, and Hindu-3%, with the most common Christian denominations consisting of Evangelical Protestant-13%, Mainline Protestant-12%, and Historically Black Protestant-6%. In New Jersey there are 178 masonic lodges. The state of New Jersey ranks 4th in the country for diversity, and the state is considered LGBTQ friendly. The median age in the state is 40, and 30% of the population is over the age of 55. During the latest presidential election, 41% voted for the Republican candidate while 55% voted for the Democratic candidate.

State-wide weather information

The average temperature in the winter falls to around 33°F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 47°F during the month of December. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 15°F during the month of January. During the summer, the average temperature in New Jersey is around 73°F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 88°F during the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 54°F in the month of June. The average air quality index rating in New Jersey is 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 humidity across the state is 69%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 72% in the month of September. 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. 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 red maple, candy's lobelia, hickory, and dandelion. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the coyote, the wild turkey, the beaver, or the woodpecker. The state animal of New Jersey is the horse.