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  • The Wentworth at Parklane

    The Wentworth at Parklane

    680 East 100 South, Salt Lake City, UT 84102
    (13)
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    Retire in style at Parklane.  Located in beautiful downtown Salt Lake City, Parklane offers the finest in senior living.  Continue your education though our history, political science and specialty courses.  In addition, residents enjoy outings in the city including the symphony,...

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  • Chateau Brickyard

    Chateau Brickyard

    3080 South 1300 East, Salt Lake City, UT 84106
    (62)
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    Listening. Serving. Caring. These things matter to you, and to us. At Chateau Brickyard you'll discover a beautiful community with breathtaking mountain views and a dedicated, compassionate staff who are committed to meeting your needs and exceeding your expectations. Quality independent living...

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  • Pacifica Senior Living Millcreek

    Pacifica Senior Living Millcreek

    777 E 3900 S, Salt Lake City, UT 84107
    (31)
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    Pacifica Senior Living Millcreek is a full-service retirement community. With close access to medical care, shopping, dining and entertainment, Pacifica Senior Living Millcreek is the home for you. From studios to two-bedroom apartment homes, we have several options to fit your lifestyle and budget....

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  • Highland Cove Retirement

    Highland Cove Retirement

    3750 Highland Dr, Salt Lake City, UT 84106
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    With its 14 park-like acres and levels of care from assisted living in our "Hotel" to personal care options in retirement living to our completely independent Lane Apartments where you can choose only the amenities you want, Highland Cove has all of your Retirement Living options. Our spacious...

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  • Sunrise at Holladay

    Sunrise at Holladay

    4650 Highland Drive, Salt Lake City, UT 84117
    (23)
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    At Sunrise at Holladay, home should be a place full of possibility, a place to grow and a place you feel truly comfortable. After all, that's what Senior Living should be: life on your terms. Nestled on Salt Lake City's East benches, you'll enjoy beautiful views of the valley and downtown in one...

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  • St Joseph Senior Living

    425 E Bishop Federal Ln, Salt Lake City, UT 84115
    (2)
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    St Joseph Senior Living is an independent living community that is located in Salt Lake City, UT. Those who choose to make this community their own will enjoy all that the city of Salt Lake City has to offer. Located in Salt Lake County, Salt Lake City provides residents and guests with much to do...

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  • The Wentworth Coventry AL2

    6895 S Whitmore Way, Salt Lake City, UT 84121
    (7)
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    Coventry Retirement is an assisted living community located in Salt Lake City, UT in Salt Lake County and home to just over 191,000 people. Salt Lake City is a fun town with lots of shops, movie theaters, restaurants and shows. Residents will enjoy getting out to do their shopping, running their...

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  • Legacy Village of Sugar House

    Legacy Village of Sugar House

    1212 E Wilmington Ave, Salt Lake City, UT 84106
    (7)
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  • The Ridge Foothill Senior Living

    The Ridge Foothill Senior Living

    2363 S Foothill Dr, Salt Lake City, UT 84109
    (17)
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  • The Wentworth at Coventry

    The Wentworth at Coventry

    6898 South 2300 East, Salt Lake City, UT 84121
    (7)
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  • Olympus Ranch

    Olympus Ranch

    971 East 5600 South, Murray, UT 84121
    (41)
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    Olympus Ranch provides a fulfilling, independent lifestyle in a welcoming environment. Situated on beautiful grounds at the foot of Mount Olympus, you'll love our elegant facilities, breathtaking views and the convenience of nearby Salt Lake City. We're just minutes from shopping, healthcare,...

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  • The Ridge Cottonwood Senior Living

    The Ridge Cottonwood Senior Living

    5600 S Highland Dr, Holladay, UT 84121
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    At The Ridge Cottonwood Senior Living, we offer a variety of community features. Residents can enjoy regular off-site adventures and excursions. Cats and dogs are allowed in private quarters. We offer free wi-fi and high speed internet. All meals are provided to residents. We love to accommodate...

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  • Heritage Place

    Heritage Place

    1150 S Main St, Bountiful, UT 84010
    (40)
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    Listening. Serving. Caring. These things matter to you, and to us. At Heritage Place, you'll discover a vibrant community with a dedicated, compassionate staff who are committed to meeting your needs and exceeding your expectations. Quality assisted living, memory care and respite services....

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  • Legacy Retirement Residence

    Legacy Retirement Residence

    1617 W Temple Lane, South Jordan, UT 84095
    (17)
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    An active, independent lifestyle. Our Retirement Living Communities are designed for seniors who want to trade the responsibility of maintaining a home for a lifestyle of social, educational and leisure activities. We offer the best of both worlds: Private living along with services that make your...

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  • Sagewood at Daybreak

    Sagewood at Daybreak

    11289 S. Oakmond Rd., South Jordan, UT 84095
    (31)
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    Sagewood at Daybreak is a Kisco Senior Living community that opened in 2015. Our 6-acre, 235,000 square foot campus is only steps from restaurants, shops and walking paths. Types of living Independent Living - "Maintenance Free" Living with full kitchen and stack-able washer/dryer Assisted Living...

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  • South Jordan View Retirement Community (Opening Early 2022)

    South Jordan View Retirement Community (Opening Early 2022)

    11352 S Redwood Rd, South Jordan, UT 84095
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    South Jordan View, the luxurious Resort Lifestyle Community, is currently under construction on Redwood Road in South Jordan. We look forward to opening brand new during the Winter of 2021! River Valley will offer all of the comforts and conveniences of modern-day living that allow you to enjoy your...

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  • Solstice Senior Living at Sandy

    Solstice Senior Living at Sandy

    310 East 10600 South, Sandy, UT 84070
    (29)
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    The health and safety of our residents is always our top priority. At a time when many seniors are isolated at home. Here are a few ways we can care for them during this time: Solstice at Sandy we are: •Limiting visitors •Screening employees, residents and vendors •Sanitizing commonly touched...

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  • Cedarwood at Sandy

    Cedarwood at Sandy

    10970 S 700 E, Sandy, UT 84070
    (46)
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    Cedarwood at Sandy is an independent and assisted living community located in Sandy, UT in Salt Lake County. Sandy is a suburb of Salt Lake City, sitting just to the south of the city center. To the east of Sandy is the Wasatch Mountain Range, with the Twin Peaks at an elevation of 11,490 feet. To...

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  • Rose Cove Apartments

    Rose Cove Apartments

    847 Shepard Creek Parkway, Farmington, UT 84025
    (1)
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    Rose Cove is a beautiful senior community in the heart of Farmington, Utah. Located in a convenient area close to freeway access and next to Highway 89, residents can easily go shopping, dining and enjoy many forms of entertainment. We are located near the Lagoon Amusement Center which is attended...

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  • Country Pines Retirement Community

    Country Pines Retirement Community

    1706 W 1800 N, Clinton, UT 84015
    (7)
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    Country Pines combines the benefit of assisted living with the independence living in your own apartment. We offer all the amenities here at The Pines including: Meals, Housekeeping, Transportation, Activities, 24 Hour Staffing, Exercise Programs, Close to Medical Facility, Country Living, and most...

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  • The Harrison Regent

    The Harrison Regent

    4481 Harrison Boulevard, Ogden, UT 84403
    (37)
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    The Harrison Regent provides a fulfilling, independent lifestyle in a welcoming environment. You'll be delighted by our beautifully landscaped grounds, stunning mountain views and gorgeous sunsets. Residents appreciate being a member of Ogden's thriving community, which offers wonderful shopping,...

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  • Treeo South Ogden

    Treeo South Ogden

    6086 S Ridgeline Dr, South Ogden, UT 84405
    (9)
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    When you visit our retirement community in the Washington Terrace neighborhood of South Ogden, you'll notice something unexpected the minute you walk through the doors. You can see, hear, and feel the energy and vibrancy of our community. The lobby is bustling, people are laughing, and friends are...

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  • Fellowship Manor

    Fellowship Manor

    2334 Monroe Blvd, Ogden, UT 84401
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    Senior 55+; Market, Section 8, and Tax Credit Property Rent can be based on income. Floor Plan Studio, 1 Bath | 400 Sq. Ft. 1 Bedroom, 1 Bath | 592 Sq. Ft. 2 Bedroom, 2 Bath | 992 Sq. Ft. Amenities and Features Business Center Community Room Laundry Facility Library Picnic Area Resident Coordinator...

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  • The Seville

    The Seville

    325 West Center Street, Orem, UT 84057
    (20)
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    The Seville provides a fulfilling, independent lifestyle in a welcoming environment. Situated on beautifully landscaped grounds in a quiet corner of Orem, you'll love the quiet serenity of The Seville while enjoying the convenience of the nearby community. We're just minutes from shopping,...

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  • Treeo

    Treeo

    250 E Center St, Orem, UT 84057
    (16)
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    Treeo offers Independent Living in Orem, Utah. Treeo was designed specifically for smart cookies like you who know what you want. A smart apartment. A smart price. Smart design. And smart dining. Not a bunch of expensive services and amenities you won't use. All Treeo residents receive an iPad...

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  • Courtyard at Jamestown Assisted Living

    Courtyard at Jamestown Assisted Living

    3352 N. 100 East, Provo, UT 84604
    (18)
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    We are Utah's premier senior living community, offering Independent Living, Assisted Living, and Memory Care. For more than a decade we have maintained a reputation that is centered on quality care and services. During this time we have received multiple Best of State and Best of Utah Valley awards....

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  • Sunrise at Spanish Terrace

    Sunrise at Spanish Terrace

    215 E 100 N, Spanish Fork, UT 84660
    (7)
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    Located in Spanish Fork, Utah, Sunrise at Spanish Terrace allows you to enjoy the best years of your life without the typical stressors of maintaining a home and yard, cooking meals, and transportation. Come enjoy your golden years with us! Sunrise at Spanish Terrace not only provides socialization,...

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  • Creekside Senior Living

    Creekside Senior Living

    430 W 400 N, Bountiful, UT 84010
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  • The Lodge in North Ogden (Now Open)

    The Lodge in North Ogden (Now Open)

    204 East 1700 N, North Ogden, UT 84404
    (1)
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  • Country Pines Retirement Home

    1748 W 1800 N, Clinton, UT 84015
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Independent Living in Salt Lake City, UT

Independent living communities in Salt Lake City are housing arrangements designed exclusively for older adults. While residents live independently, most communities offer various amenities, activities, and other services. The median monthly cost for an independent living community in Salt Lake City is $2,017 for the city proper and $2,601 for the metropolitan area. The median monthly cost for the state of Utah is around $3,600. Let A Place for Mom help you or your loved one find the right Independent living community in Salt Lake City, Utah.

Cost of Living in Salt Lake City, UT

Since the city is both the capital of the state and Utah’s most populous city, the costs associated with living in Salt Lake City are rated over 25 points more expensive than the national average. However, compared to the overall cost of living in Salt Lake City, the cost of groceries and other necessities are much cheaper, with a rating nearly ten points below the national average. All index scores are based on a sliding scale with the national average set at 100.

Cost-of-living index Grocery index Median rent Rent burden Median home value Median family income Estate tax
127 91 $1,174 17.6% spend over 30% of their income on rent $266,711 $54,009 There are no estate or inheritance taxes

Local Medical Providers

There are 9 general hospitals in the city that provide emergency care and other medical services. The top hospitals in Salt Lake City include:

  • Utah Valley Hospital - A 395-bed, full-service tertiary and acute care referral center which offers level II trauma care to the surrounding Utah County.
  • LDS Hospital - This general hospital and surgical center offers care to a total of 262 staffed beds.
  • Lakeview Hospital - This acute care community is a 128-bed community hospital which provides orthopedic care, chest pain care, women's health services, behavioral health services, wound care, and emergency care.

Climate and Weather

Salt Lake City has a humid continental climate type. This means that the city experiences warm, temperate summers and snowy winters, with temperatures often dropping to freezing. On average, the humidity level for Salt Lake City is roughly 53%. The average humidity levels are highest during the month of December at about 75%.

Seasonal Temperatures

Average summer temp Typical summer high Typical summer low Average winter temp Typical winter high Typical winter low
78°F 96°F (July) 57°F (July) 32°F 47°F (February) 20°F (January)

Air Quality

Average air quality index rating Average maximum air quality index rating
63 (Moderate) 94 in December (Moderate)

During this time, the average air quality conditions are rated moderate. This means that people who are sensitive to particulates in the air should limit the amount of time spent on outdoor exertion.

Precipitation

Average monthly precipitation Average maximum monthly precipitation Average yearly snowfall
1” 2” (April) 54”

Demographics and Values

2016 Presidential Election for Salt Lake County

Voted Democratic Voted Republican Voted Third Party
41.5% 32.6% 25.9%

Population Statistics

Population metro area Population city proper Population density Population trend
1,098,400 200,544 696 people per square mile Growing at a rate of 0.01%

Age

Median 55+ 60+ 70+ 80+
32 20% 9% 4% 3%

Highest Level of Education

High-school diploma College degree Graduate degree
17% 45% 20%

Race & Ethnicity

Asian Black Hispanic Native American Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian White Two or more
5.4% 2.3% 21.6% 1.4% 1.5% 65.4% 3.4%

Crime

Total crimes Property crimes per 1,000 citizens Violent crimes per 1,000 citizens
17,984 81 9

Miscellaneous

Unemployed Participate in the labor force Have some form of disability Live in poverty Widows Veterans
5% 71% 11% 18% 4% 5%

Salt Lake City is considered friendly to members of the LGBTQ+ community. This means that members of the community can actively participate in public life without fear of discrminiation.

Arts, Culture, Entertainment, and Recreation

As both the capital of the state and its most populous city, Salt Lake City has much to offer in terms of sightseeing and entertainment. One popular destination is Temple Square which is home to the largest LDS church in the country. The towering temple dominates the city skyline and is an iconic piece of American architecture. for those interested in the performing arts, the nearby Salt Lake Tabernacle is home to the world famous Mormon Tabernacle Choir. There are also a number of museums in the city to satiate any curious mind. The Utah Museum of Fine Arts is the largest museum of its kind in the state and houses over 17,000 permanent works of art. The Utah Museum of Contemporary Art is located in downtown Salt Lake and showcases exhibitions from local, national, and international artists. The museum has 6 gallery spaces that change periodically based on which artist is being showcased. for those interested in the environment there is the Natural History Museum which contains exhibits on the biodiversity of Utah and the Intermountain West. If your interests fall among the stars then look no further than Clark Planetarium which houses both Imax and laser light shows within its large domed theater. Fans of local history may enjoy the fort Douglas Military Museum which is housed in a 19th century barracks. The museum has a number of exhibits on the history of Utah and the West. The museum also includes an outdoor cannon and military vehicle park. for outdoor recreation there is the Tracy Aviary and Botanical Gardens, and the Redbutte Gardens which is a one hundred acre arboretum.

Transportation

Public transportation in Salt Lake City is operated by the Utah Transit Authority. The transportation services offered include commuter trains, buses, and a light-rail known as TRAX, which provides access between the airport and the ski resorts on the other side of town. The commuter train is called FrontRunner and it provides transportation all the way from Ogden to Provo with limited stops.

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