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Nursing Homes near Sun Lakes, Arizona

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Pacifica Senior Living Peoria

9045 West Athens Street, Peoria, AZ 85382

4.8
(127 reviews)

Studio, Semi-Private

Situated in the North Phoenix area, our Pacifica Senior Living community offers full-service memory care programs, providing a warm, inviting and familiar environment for residents with Alzheimer's disease and other forms of dementia. Our community focuses on programs that help individuals with...

Palos Verdes Senior Living

18441 North 87th Avenue, Peoria, AZ 85382

4.5
(120 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

In order to prevent the spread of COVID-19 within our communities, we are not accepting visitors at this time. However, we’d still love to talk with you! Reach out to schedule a virtual tour or e-meeting with a sales representative to learn more about our community. Palos Verdes is the premier...

The Woodmark at Sun City

17207 North Boswell Boulevard, Sun City, AZ 85373

4.5
(104 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Our community of Independent Living, Assisted Living, and Memory Care residents is spread across six acres of beautifully landscaped property. With over 100 apartments available for Independent and Assisted Living, and more than 30 single-story Memory Care suites designed to promote mental...

The Citadel

520 S Higley Rd, Mesa, AZ 85206

4.1
(103 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

The Citadel Senior Living Community allows seniors to maintain their independence with access to assistance and support services when needed. We offer both Assisted and Independent Living.The Citadel is unique in that independent residents can live together in a community that is geared toward...

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Thunderbird Senior Living

5401 W Dailey St, Glendale, AZ 85306

4.1
(94 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

When you think of retirement living, what do you see? If cookie-cutter apartments, quiet hallways, bland food and stereotypical activities come to mind, then think again. Over twenty years of experience have taught us that today's seniors want more choices and are leading a more active lifestyle...

Garden Ridge

18170 N 91st Ave, Peoria, AZ 85382

4.0
(89 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

The Amethyst Gardens offers a plethora of activities that range from daily exercise classes and pool activities to mall shopping, casino day trips, and cultural events. Join us for bingo, bridge, or live musical entertainment in our spacious, formal great room. The Amethyst Garden's mission is to...

The Palazzo

6250 North 19th Avenue, Phoenix, AZ 85015

4.0
(87 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

The Palazzo is a full Continuing Care Community offering Independent Living, Assisted Living, Memory Care and Skilled Nursing. At The Palazzo, we are able to cater to your needs whether you are looking for independence in an environment with social activities, wonderful meals, housekeeping and...

Courtyard Towers

22 North Robson Street, Mesa, AZ 85201

3.6
(91 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Courtyard Towers, located in the historic town center of Mesa, Arizona, offers luxurious apartments in a high-rise retirement community featuring panoramic views of the East Valley and mountains beyond. You will find that life at Courtyard Towers is comparable to living in a fine hotel with many...

Arbor Ridge

9257 West Union Hills, Peoria, AZ 85382

4.0
(80 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Located in the heart of Peoria with proximity to the Center for the Performing  Arts, Amethyst Senior Living Community offers the lifestyle that's just right for you. With beautifully landscaped grounds and stunning Spanish-style architecture, this peaceful and picturesque community is an...

Brookdale Springs Mesa

6220 East Broadway Road, Mesa, AZ 85206

4.3
(71 reviews)

1 Bed, 2 Bed

Luxury Living, Resort SettingsWhen you walk through the front door of your new independent and assisted living community in Mesa, Arizona, you might feel relief wash over you. You may even feel a little giddy. Maybe it’s the stunning resort-like environment, the warmth and friendly nature of the...

Brookdale Chandler Regional

750 South Pennington Drive, Chandler, AZ 85224

4.1
(74 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Embrace Your CommunityIf you’re ready to shed the burdens of everyday life and focus on the activities and relationships that bring you joy, our vibrant and active assisted living community in Chandler, Arizona might be the place for you.Surrounded by warm and welcoming residents, you will...

Pacifica Senior Living Paradise Valley

16621 North 38th Street, Phoenix, AZ 85032

4.7
(58 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

We offer a distinctive approach to specialized memory care and assisted living, which builds on already more than ten years of dedicated service. Our grounds are beautifully manicured and maintained with walking paths, shaded seating areas, and views for enjoying the outdoors and seating areas...

Sun City West Assisted Living & Memory Care

13810 W Sandridge Dr, Sun City West, AZ 85375

4.6
(62 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Sun City West Assisted living provides personalized assisted living and memory care services for each individual resident. We are located in Sun City West, Arizona, nearby multiple country clubs, golf courses and restaurants!Our beautiful community features a large outdoor patio space...

Belmont Village Scottsdale

13850 North Frank Lloyd Wright Blvd., Scottsdale, AZ 85260

4.3
(62 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Belmont Village Scottsdale is conveniently situated in the center of several world-class health care facilities, including Scottsdale Healthcare Shea Medical Center, Scottsdale Healthcare Thompson Peak Hospital, Mayo Clinic, and Mayo Hospital in North Phoenix. Abundant shopping, restaurants and...

Brookdale Central Paradise Valley (New Memory Care Neighborhood Now Open)

13240 North Tatum Boulevard, Phoenix, AZ 85032

3.8
(73 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

At our independent, assisted living and memory care community in Phoenix, Arizona, you can enjoy all the comforts of retirement without the burdens of home ownership, cleaning, cooking, and more. Instead of wasting your energy on the responsibilities you’ve carried for decades, you can wake up...

Atria Park of Sierra Pointe

14500 N. Frank Lloyd Wright Blvd., Scottsdale, AZ 85260

3.9
(70 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Our luxurious, resort-style community is situated in a residential neighborhood in North Scottsdale with stunning mountain views and kaleidoscopic sunsets. We're within walking distance of shopping, dining and banking less than 20 miles from downtown Phoenix. Atria Park of Sierra Pointe has...

Brookdale North Scottsdale

15436 North 64th Street, Scottsdale, AZ 85254

4.4
(62 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Home Sweet HomeAre you ready to redefine independence? If so, our assisted living and memory care community in Scottsdale, Arizona is ready to welcome you with open arms. You’ll find that once you let go of the cumbersome chores like home maintenance and cleaning, you will have ample time to...

Mountain Park Senior Living

4475 East Knox Road, Phoenix, AZ 85044

4.4
(59 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Mountain Park Senior Living is the premier senior living community in Ahwatukee, Arizona. We offer independent living, assisted living and Dementia/Memory Care in Ahwatukee, a suburb of Phoenix, Arizona.Mountain Park Senior Living puts a new level of affordable luxury within your reach -...

Broadway Mesa Village

7231 E Broadway Rd, Mesa, AZ 85208

4.1
(64 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

Broadway Mesa Village is located nearby the Arizona Golf Resort, Mariposa Gardens Memorial Park, and multiple antique malls and other shopping venues! With our on-site Active Living Director and scheduled transportation, it's extremely easy for our residents to continue to live the lifestyle they...

Sunrise of Gilbert

580 South Gilbert Road, Gilbert, AZ 85296

4.1
(62 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

Sunrise of Gilbert is located in Gilbert, AZ, which was ranked 16th by Money Magazine as one of the Best Places to Live in 2006. With nearby restaurants, museums and golf courses, this site is located in the heart of Maricopa with easy access to major routes (Route 101 and of Route 60) and...

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What are nursing homes?

Nursing homes, also called skilled nursing facilities, provide long-term care for seniors with significant physical or mental health conditions, and short-term care to people recovering from an injury or hospital stay. Nursing homes provide personal assistance and medical care from licensed professionals. Services in skilled nursing facilities often include:

  • Help with personal care
  • Rehabilitation care, including physical and speech therapy
  • Mobility assistance
  • Palliative and hospice care
  • Health care services
  • Complimentary transportation
  • 24-hour care and supervision
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Learn More About Nursing Homes in Sun Lakes, AZ

Sun Lakes, a small community of primarily retirees, lies southwest of Phoenix and offers residents a spacious suburban layout with easy access to golf courses and parks with walking paths in a quiet retreat from city life. Though the city of Sun Lakes is mostly made up of homes and retirement communities, residents of Sun Lakes have access to nearby Chandler’s resources, like shopping centers and health care facilities.

Nursing homes — also called convalescent homes or skilled nursing facilities — in Sun Lakes are intended for seniors who require 24-hour monitoring and medical assistance. These communities are designed to promote independence among seniors who require constant nursing care to perform activities of daily living (ADLs), but do not require hospital-level care.

Cost of Nursing Homes in Sun Lakes, AZ

The median monthly cost of a private nursing home room in 2020 was about $10,600 in the Sun Lakes area and $8,200 in the state of Arizona, according to Genworth.

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Cost of Living

The total household expenses associated with living in Sun Lakes are rated 34 points below the national average. Grocery and other essential costs are also rated far below the average, indicating that Sun Lakes is an affordable senior living destination.

Index Scores

All index scores are based on a scale that has the national average set at 100. A score of 200 indicates that the cost is twice as expensive as the national average, while a score of 50 indicates that the cost is half as expensive.

Household Expenses Health Care Insurance Entertainment Groceries Clothing
66 78 67 62 65 54

Income and Housing

Median Income Age 45-64 Median Income Age 65+ Median Household Income Average Individual Income Median Employee Salary Average Property Tax One-bedroom Apartment Gross Rent Estimate
$69,506 per year $50,377 per year $53,236 per year $39,238 per year $41,705 per year $2,558 per year $757 per month

Local Hospitals

The top hospitals that service Sun Lakes include:

Chandler Regional Medical Center

  • Facility type: nonprofit, short-term acute care
  • Bed count: 330+
  • Specialties: emergency department, ICU, physical therapy

Arizona Specialty Hospital

  • Facility type: proprietary, short-term acute care
  • Bed count: 20+
  • Specialties: arthroscopy, joint replacement, spine surgery

Weather and Climate

Sun Lakes’s climate is classified as hot desert, meaning the city experiences short, mild winters and prolonged summers with exceptionally high temperatures and year-round low humidity. The average humidity level is 31%, and humidity levels are often highest during December at about 44%.

Seasonal Temperatures

January Average January Maximum January Minimum
52°F 66°F 37°F

July Average July Maximum July Minimum
90°F 105°F 75°F

Air Quality

  • Relative Air Quality Index: 167

This index is based on a scale that has the national average set at 100. A score of 200 indicates twice the presence of air pollutants than the national average, while a score of 50 indicates half the presence.

Precipitation

  • Average annual precipitation: 9″

Demographics and Values

Population Statistics

Median Age Percent of Population Over 65 Population Population Density Average Household Size
76 78.7% 15,093 2,804 per square mile 1.8

Race & Ethnicity

American Indian or Alaskan Native Asian Black Hispanic or Latino Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Two or More Races White (not Hispanic or Latino)
0.4% 0.3% 0.7% 2.3% <0.1% 1.1% 95.2%

These figures were taken from the most recent U.S. Census.

LGBTQ+ Inclusivity

These scores were taken from the 2019 Human Rights Campaign’s Municipal Equality Index.

  • Non-discrimination laws in Phoenix: 26/30
  • Overall inclusivity: 100/100

2016 Presidential Election Results for Maricopa County

Democratic Republican Other
45.7% 49.1% 5.2%

Arts, Culture, Entertainment, and Recreation

Some of the most popular museums and historic sites in Sun Lakes include:

  • Tumbleweed Ranch, Arizona Railway Museum, Chandler Museum

Outdoor attractions in Sun Lakes:

  • Sisk Park, Blue Heron Park, Snedigar East Park
  • South Mountain Park and Preserve, Estrella Mountain Regional Park
  • Desert Breeze Hummingbird Habitat

Sun Lakes’s top entertainment destinations and shopping districts are:

  • Alamo Drafthouse Cinema Chandler, Harkins Theatres
  • Ostrich Festival, Sun Lakes Spring Art and Craft Show
  • The Promenade at Fulton Ranch, Bealls Outlet

Transportation

Given the population size of Sun Lakes, the city currently does not have public transportation options. However, taxis and rideshare services, like Uber and Lyft, are available in the Chandler area.

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