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Pacifica Senior Living Calaroga Terrace

1400 NE 2nd Ave, Portland, OR 97232

4.6
(185 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

Award winning Independent & Assisted Living retirement community located in the heart of the Lloyd District in Portland, Pacifica Senior Living at Calaroga Terrace is the perfect setting for seniors who enjoy an urban lifestyle. A 17-story high-rise, Calaroga Terrace is a city within a city....

Russellville Park

20 SE 103rd Ave, Portland, OR 97216

4.2
(55 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Russellville Park Retirement Community, conveniently and centrally located near the I-5 & I-84 corridor of Portland, has beautifully-appointed independent, assisted living and memory care apartments, it's true. But what really sets us apart from other retirement communities is our absolute...

Summerfield Estates Retirement Community

11205 Southwest Summerfield Drive, Tigard, OR 97224

3.9
(37 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

Summerfield Estates is an affordable all-inclusive retirement community, located in beautiful Portland, Oregon, just minutes from shops, restaurants and local hospitals. A Sunshine Retirement Living Community, we offer a variety of amenities to simplify your life, including three chef-prepared...

CherryWood Village

1417 SE 107th Ave, Portland, OR 97216

4.2
(37 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

CherryWood Village is a retirement community located in Southeast Portland adjacent to the Adventist Medical Center. CherryWood Village offers Independent Living, Assisted Living, and Memory Care. Within half a mile of CherryWood are multiple dinning options, shopping, banking, and public...

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Courtyard at Mt. Tabor

6125 SE Division St, Portland, OR 97206

4.1
(32 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Courtyard at Mt. Tabor: Comfortable Senior LivingAssisted Living - Immediate OpeningsCourtyard at Mt. Tabor is a senior living community dedicated to providing extraordinary customer service in a luxuriously comfortable, home-like environment. Not part of a large chain, but instead privately...

Sellwood Senior Living

8517 SE 17th Ave, Portland, OR 97202

3.9
(21 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

Tucked in a charming residential setting in Portland, Oregon’s historic Sellwood-Moreland district, Sellwood Senior Living delivers a home like living experience for seniors. With a unique urban vibe and sophisticated atmosphere, our Assisted Living and Respite Care community provides a vibrant...

Hawthorne Gardens Senior Living

2828 SE Taylor, Portland, OR 97214

4.2
(21 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Welcome, Thank you for your interest in Hawthorne Gardens. Home is a place where you find comfort, a feeling of security, and a sense of belonging. We make it our goal to create just that. Hawthorne Gardens is nestled in the historic neighborhood of Southeast Portland, where there is a true...

The Ackerly at Timberland

11795 NW Cedar Falls Dr, Portland, OR 97229

4.2
(21 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Our community is clean and modern, but also warm and inviting, making our residents and their families feel right at home. From your first visit with us, you will notice that senior living at The Ackerly is full of fun and adventure. Our new community already has a strong sense of community and...

Hazelwood Community Apartments

11939 NE Davis St, Portland, OR 97220

4.3
(16 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Are you looking to become part of a thriving, active community full of opportunities to bring new meaning to your lifestyle?The Hazelwood Community Apartments is a vibrant community in NE Portland that offers independent living for people with disabilities and those 62 & better. Your apartment...

Brookdale Oswego Springs Portland

11552 Southwest Lesser Road, Portland, OR 97219

3.7
(21 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Exceptional Senior Living for Exceptional SeniorsTucked away in a wooded Portland suburb is Brookdale Oswego Springs, a personal care community serving seniors and their families from Portland and surrounding suburbs and towns in northwest Oregon. Residents here have traded the worries and stress...

Markham House

10606 Southwest Capitol Highway, Portland, OR 97219

3.9
(15 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

Markham House offers luxurious apartment homes in a fun and active retirement community. We are very proud to be managed by Leisure Care, who leads the industry in the development and management of retirement communities that are all about Five-Star Fun. At Markham House we have set colossal...

Fieldstone Cornell Landing

9860 NW Cornell Rd, Portland, OR 97229

5.0
(5 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Cornell Landing offers both memory care and assisted living services. Our memory care residents receive around-the-clock specialized care, dedicated staff, and access to our life enrichment program designed specifically around our residents’ needs and interests. Our assisted living residents...

Arcadia Senior Living

13031 SE Foster Rd, Portland, OR 97236

4.1
(7 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Arcadia Senior Living is a locally owned and operated assisted living community focused on personalized care, purposeful living, and happy residents. Our team of healthcare professionals determines a care plan for each person, which is personalized to meet each resident’s unique needs. We...

Senior Haven

12140 SE Foster Rd, Portland, OR 97266

2.8
(5 reviews)

Studio

Senior Haven is a residential care community that provides residents with the opportunity to enjoy their lives and appreciate all of the natural beauty around them. Located in Portland, OR this community offers much to its residents in terms of location, and family members of the residents will...

Woodland Heights

9355 SW McDonald Street, Tigard, OR 97224

3.8
(3 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Woodland Heights Assisted Living Residence is Tigard’s best kept secret. Nestled in majestic fir trees it is conveniently located to Highway 217 and just minutes from social business and Washington Square. The beauty of Woodlands Heights shines from withing; staff and management work together as...

The Canyons PDX

3450 N Williams Ave, Portland, OR 97227

(0 review)

1 Bed, 2 Bed

The Canyons introduces an entirely new way to live. It’s an entirely accessible, urban and modern apartment community in the heart of North Portland, Oregon — with a concierge and COVID-19 safety features designed right into the building. Perfect for active adults, anyone with limited mobility...

West Hills Village Senior Residence

5711 SW Multnomah Blvd, Portland, OR 97219

(0 review)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

West Hills Village is an elegant, yet charming, senior living community located in the heart of Portland's Multnomah Village neighborhood. Hidden away from the bustle of the city and surrounded by lush trees, gardens and flowers, you'll find a lifestyle focused on customer service and outstanding...

Rose Schnitzer Manor

6140 SW Boundary Street, Portland, OR 97221

5.0
(1 review)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

At Rose Schnitzer Manor, you’ll join a family of neighbors who love their home. We know because they keep telling their friends! You’ll love our staff, a talented and dedicated team who deliver care with heart. Join a community focused on enriching your journey.Our community is comprised of...

Bonaventure of Tigard

15000 SW Hall Blvd, Tigard, OR 97224

(0 review)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

King City Senior Village

11777 SW Queen Elizabeth, King City, OR 97224

4.0
(17 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

King City Senior Village is an independent living community located in King City, Oregon. Our community is located in the best area of Washington County's Pacific Northwest, with beautiful views Bull Mountain. We're also a short walking distance from prime shopping and dining, and a short drive...

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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

Learn More About Independent Living in Portland, OR

Independent living communities – also known simply as retirement communities – in Portland, Oregon are geared towards seniors who are able to 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 Portland retirement communities as age-restricted (typically 55+) complexes, which provide organized activities, meal services, and transportation.

Cost of Independent Living in Portland, OR

The median monthly cost of independent living in Portland is about $2,700 in the city proper, and $2,666 within the metropolitan area. The median monthly cost of independent living in the state of Oregon is around $2,437.

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

Learn More about Portland, OR

Cost of Living

As with most other major West Coast cities, Portland has a very high cost of living compared to other destinations. The cost-of-living index is rated at nearly 50 points higher than the national average of 100. However, many seniors find Portland to be a more affordable option than Seattle or the Bay Area due to the fact that the city has a comparatively low cost for consumer goods and groceries, coupled with zero sales tax.

Cost-of-living index Grocery index Median rent Rent burden Median home value Median family income Estate tax Sales tax
148 100 $1,563 21.5% $352,295 $61,532 Top estate tax rate is 16% with an exemption threshold of $1 million 0.0%

Local Hospitals

There are at least 8 general hospitals that provide emergency services to the city. Three of the highest rated hospitals in Portland are:

Weather and Climate

Portland has a warm-summer Mediterranean type climate. This means that the summers in the city are quite pleasant with lots of sunshine and cool breezes. The winters in the city are rainy with a majority of the days having overcast cloud cover. On average, the humidity level for Portland is roughly 71%. The average humidity levels are highest during the month of December at roughly 82%.

Seasonal Temperatures

Average summer temp Typical summer high Typical summer low Average winter temp Typical winter high Typical winter low
69°F 85°F (August) 53°F (August) 42°F 53°F (February) 34°F (January)

Air Quality

Average air quality index rating Average maximum air quality index rating
44 (Good) 71 in December (Moderate)

Moderate conditions mean that those who are sensitive to particulates in the air should consider limiting the amount of time they spend on outdoor exertion.

Precipitation and Inclement Weather

Average monthly precipitation Average maximum monthly precipitation Average yearly snowfall
3” 6” (November) 3”

Demographics and Values

2016 Presidential Election

Voted Democratic Voted Republican Voted Third Party
73.30% 17.03% 9.67%

Highest Level of Education

High-school diploma College degree Graduate degree
16% 48% 19%

Population Statistics

Population city metro Population city proper Population density Population trend
647,805 2,052,796 1,874 people per square mile Growing at a rate of 0.69%

Age

Median 55+ 60+ 70+ 80+
37 23% 10% 5% 3%

Race & Ethnicity

Asian Black Hispanic Native American Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian White Two or more Other or Not Specified
7.8% 5.7% 9.7% 0.8% 0.6% 77.4% 5.5% 2.3%

Crime

Total crimes Property crimes per 1,000 citizens Violent crimes per 1,000 citizens
41,111 58 5

Miscellaneous

Unemployed Participate in the labor force Have some form of disability Live in poverty Widows Veterans
7% 70% 13% 16% 4% 6%

Portland is considered very friendly to members of the LGBTQ+ community. This means that members of the community are accepted by the general public and can actively participate in public life without fear of bigotry.

Arts, Culture, Entertainment, and Recreation

The hip, urban heart of Oregon starts with Portland. There’s a world class music scene, a sparkling waterfront, world-class chefs – all in Oregon’s most diverse travel destination. It’s home to professional sporting teams such as the Portland Trailblazers (NBA) and Portland Timbers (MLS) as well as smaller professional leagues to enjoy.

While living in Portland, you can watch as cultural gems mingle with authentic history to create an atmosphere that inspires awe and adventure. There’s monthly art walks, microbreweries, coffeehouses, and museums that are peppered throughout the city. Visit one of the top-rated repertory theatres, see the amazing collection of indigenous art at the Portland Museum of Art, and groove with the Portland Jazz Festival.

If you love the outdoors, there are nature preserves you can hike through as Portland sits on the Columbia and Willamette rivers, in the shadow of snow-capped Mount Hood. It’s known for its parks, bridges, and bicycle paths, as well as its overall eco-friendliness.

Frequently asked questions about Independent Living facilities in Oregon

Rose Schnitzer Manor, Fieldstone Cornell Landing and Glenmoore are the top rated independent living facilities near Portland, Oregon. See full list of communities.

There are 138 independent living facilities near Portland, Oregon. See the full list.

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