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Oakmont of Mariner Point

2400 Mariner Sq. Drive, Alameda, CA 94501

(16 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Oakmont of Mariner Point assisted living community situated in Alameda, Alameda County, California provides seniors with a safe place to live. This community offers the memory care that seniors are looking for in a location that is peaceful and good. When a senior chooses this community they will...

Oakmont of Cardinal Point

2431 Mariner Square, Alameda, CA 94501

(6 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

Cardinal Point is a Continuing Care Retirement Community (CCRC) which means that our residents move in when they are independent and active, truly being able to participate in all we have to offer! Additionally, we are also licensed for Assisted Living, so as the years go on, the resident can...

Pacifica Senior Living San Leandro

348 W Juana Ave, San Leandro, CA 94577

(198 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

Welcome Home to Pacifica Senior Living of San Leandro! We are located in the cozy downtown section of San Leandro below the Oakland foothills. With the cool evening breeze off the San Francisco Bay, you can sit outside in the patio courtyard and enjoy a beautiful Bay Area evening.Pacifica Senior...

Pacifica Senior Living Union City

33883 Alvarado Niles Road, Union City, CA 94587

(192 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

Pacifica Senior Living Union City is an assisted living senior community that is located in Union City, California. What makes our community unique is its program that is designed to enrich the body, mind, and soul. For the mind, Pacifica Senior Living Union City offers services such as...

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Pacifica Senior Living Oakland Heights

2361 E 29th Street, Oakland, CA 94606

(122 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Pacifica Senior Living Oakland Heights provides a wide range of services to meet the needs of seniors in all stages of life. They offer everything from independent living to dementia care. They even offer support services for family members, including support groups for those interested. Elderly...

Pacifica Senior Living Mission Villa

995 East Market Street, Daly City, CA 94014

(128 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

Specialized Memory Care program uniquely designed to meet all of our residents’ cognitive, social and physical needs. Complimentary scheduled transportation, medication management, daily housekeeping and more! Pacifica Senior Living Mission Villa is strictly a Dementia and Alzheimer's Memory Care...

Atria Burlingame

250 Myrtle Road, Burlingame, CA 94010

(124 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed

Set within the City of Trees on the San Francisco Peninsula, Atria Burlingame offers a progressive senior living community for active adults. We're located across the street from Washington Park, which provides scenic views for nearly every apartment. We are also convenient to the shops and...

Pacifica Senior Living Vacaville

431 Nut Tree Road, Vacaville, CA 95687

(69 reviews)

Studio, Semi-Private

Pacifica Senior Living of Vacaville is a community specifically designed for the care of those with Alzheimer's Disease and other Dementia related conditions.Our unique community consists of five charming cottages, each with a maximum of 15 residents. Residents enjoy the comforts of home with a...

Atria Willow Glen

1660 Gaton Drive, San Jose, CA 95125

(76 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Atria Willow Glen provides all the comforts of home in a resort-like community. Invite family and friends to enjoy a walk through courtyards with lush landscaping and koi ponds, or take an outing to nearby downtown San Jose. Atria Willow Glen offers easy access to shopping, banks, medical...

The Village at Hayes Valley

624 Laguna Street, San Francisco, CA 94102

(55 reviews)

Studio, Semi-Private

The Village at Hayes Valley is a 47-bed community offering specialized care for high-needs assisted living as well as innovative dementia dementia care. Located in San Francisco's vibrant Hayes Valley neighborhood and set in a beautifully restored Victorian, The Village at Hayes Valley imbues a...

Atria Park of San Mateo

2883 South Norfolk Street, San Mateo, CA 94403

(57 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

For more than 20 years, Atria has served the families of San Mateo. With a continuing commitment to quality, the community is undergoing an extensive renovation to enhance its beauty and functionality. Once complete, residents will enjoy a host of exciting new spaces and amenities, including...

Atria Sunnyvale

175 East Remington Drive, Sunnyvale, CA 94087

(52 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

Atria Sunnyvale is a welcoming assisted living community in a lovely, quiet neighborhood situated close to downtown Sunnyvale, California. Residents and their families can enjoy a stroll along winding walkways or relax in the beautifully landscaped courtyard. Or they may prefer to entertain...

Belmont Village San Jose

500 South Winchester Boulevard, San Jose, CA 95128

(49 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

Belmont Village of San Jose, California is located in a city that is renowned for its quality of life, beautiful climate, and variety of exciting cultural, recreational, educational and entertainment opportunities. The facility is ideally situated directly across the street from the famed...

Brookdale Tracy

355 West Grant Line Road, Tracy, CA 95376

(49 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

When you join our assisted living and memory care community in Tracy, Calif., you, as an assisted living resident, can jump into a busy social calendar and a life of leisure and independence while still receiving the personal assistance you need. Should your needs change over time, and you...

Brookdale Redwood City

485 Woodside Road, Redwood City, CA 94061

(51 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Make the Most of Your Golden YearsOur warm and welcoming independent and assisted living community is nestled in one of the most scenic areas of the San Francisco Bay. With a convenient location between Palo Alto and San Mateo, you can embrace all the natural beauty and wonder California has to...

Atria Evergreen Valley

4463 San Felipe Road, San Jose, CA 95135

(42 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Atria Evergreen Valley provides a full range of choices for today's seniors. Choosing a senior living community represents a lifestyle choice and we understand that our residents are choosing much more than a comfortable living environment to call home. In choosing this community, our residents...

Parkrose Gardens of Fairfield

1095 E Tabor Ave, Fairfield, CA 94533

(44 reviews)

Studio, Semi-Private

Parkrose Gardens of Fairfield has been under new ownership & new management since April 1, 2021. We feature all-inclusive care at Parkrose Gardens, so there aren’t any costly levels of care to worry about paying each month: $3,950/mo for a Companion Studio (all-inclusive care). $4,950/mo for a...

Belmont Village Sunnyvale

1039 East El Camino Real, Sunnyvale, CA 94087

(39 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

The community of Belmont Village of Sunnyvale is conveniently located between San Jose and San Francisco, in the heart of Silicon Valley. The facility is situated in a prime residential area, assisted living residents have easy access to shopping, restaurants, healthcare facilities and places of...

Merrill Gardens at Willow Glen

1420 Curci Drive, San Jose, CA 95126

(39 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Set in San Jose's Willow Glen neighborhood, Merrill Gardens at Willow Glen offers easy senior living in a modern building with large apartments. Enjoy the small-town feel and being within walking distance of outdoor cafes, coffee shops, boutiques and bookstores. The high-ceilinged, airy building...

Atria Valley View

1228 Rossmoor Parkway, Walnut Creek, CA 94595

(35 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

With the classic California ambiance of a Mission-style lodge, Atria Valley View is a vibrant assisted living community nestled in the hills of Walnut Creek, conveniently located near downtown, shopping, banking and the John Muir Medical Center.Recently redeveloped to create strong indoor-outdoor...

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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 Alameda, CA

Nursing homes — also called convalescent homes or skilled nursing facilities — are intended for seniors who require 24-hour monitoring and medical assistance. These facilities 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 Alameda, CA

The median monthly cost for a private room in an Alameda nursing home is about $14,300, and the average cost of a private room in a nursing home in the state of California is about $9,800.

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Cost of Living

Regularly cited as one of the best areas to live in California, the island city of Alameda mixes a suburban feel with urban entertainment and amenities. The city, home to many families and young professionals, packs bars, restaurants, parks, and coffee shops within its limits. However, the city’s perks come at a price: like most of the Bay Area, Alameda’s cost of living is more than double the nation’s average. All index scores are based on a 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
242 111 $2,259 21.9% spend over 30% of their income on rent $728,036 $89,045 None

Local Hospitals

The Alameda region has several highly-rated hospitals, and the following are often ranked among the best in the area:

  • Mills-Peninsula Medical Center – This 241-bed community just opened in 2011, making it equipped with modern technology and treatment options. It has 24-hour emergency care, as well as unique features like family sleeping accommodations and advanced earthquake resources.
  • Alta Bates Summit Medical Center – This Berkeley hospital provides high-quality stroke care, receiving recognition as a Primary Stroke Center.
  • UCLA Medical Center & Orthopedic Hospital – This specialized care center is among the best orthopedic hospitals in the country, and strives to advance standards in musculoskeletal medicine.

Weather and Climate

Alameda’s climate is considered warm-summer Mediterrean, with temperate summers and mild winters. On average, the humidity level for Alameda is about 74%. This number peaks in July, around an extremely high 98% humidity.

Seasonal Temperatures

Average summer temp Typical summer high Typical summer low Average winter temp Typical winter high Typical winter low
64°F 73°F (July) 54°F (July) 51°F 62°F (February) 41°F (January)

Air Quality

Average air quality index rating Average maximum air quality index rating
56 (Moderate) 101 in November (Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups)

During this time, the average air quality conditions are rated unhealthy for sensitive groups. This means that people with respiratory diseases, such as asthma or COPD, should avoid prolonged outdoor exposure and exertion.


Average monthly precipitation Average maximum monthly precipitation Average yearly snowfall
2” 4” (December) 0”

Demographics and Values

The island city of Alameda leans strongly liberal, given that 78% of the population voted Democrat in the last election. The area’s economy centers mainly around healthcare, transportation, and fitness, with the region’s largest employers including Telecare Corporation, the civil construction firm Stacy & Witbeck, and various athletic clubs.

The Asian community is the fastest-growing population in Alameda, increasing by more than 6% in a single year. These numbers lead to greater representation of Asians and Asian Pacific Islanders within the local region. In 2002, the city founded the Asian Community Collaborative (ACC), a group of more than 30 community-based organizations serving and advocating for the community. The ACC aims to empower Asians in Alameda through its focus on language access, employment, and social services. The organization regularly hosts events, and general members meet quarterly.

Alameda is also notably climate-conscious. City officials stress the importance of public transportation, citing the high level of greenhouse gases that come from cars. In the same vein, the city prioritizes recycling, and recently reached 100% clean energy through its local utility provider.

2016 Presidential Election Results for Alameda County

Voted Democratic Voted Republican Voted Third Party
78.1% 14.5% 7.4%

Population Statistics

Population metro area Population city proper Population density Population trend
4,729,484 77,624 2,927 people per square mile Shrinking at a rate of 0.76% since 2010


Median 55+ 60+ 70+ 80+
41 28% 12% 6% 4%

Highest Level of Education

High-school diploma College degree Graduate degree
13% 51% 19%

Race & Ethnicity

Asian Black Hispanic Native American Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian White Two or more
31.5% 7.1% 12% 0.4% 0.5% 42.8% 8.2%


Property crimes per 1,000 citizens Violent crimes per 1,000 citizens
31 3


Unemployed Participate in the labor force Have some form of disability Live in poverty Widows Veterans
5% 68% 9% 9% 5% 6%

The city also expresses a strong support for the LGBTQ+ community. Officials appointed an LGBTQ Commission, and local resources include the Oakland LGTBQ Community Center, the Pacific Center, and many others. For LGBTQ+ seniors in particular, an organization called Lavender Seniors of the East Bay offers events, volunteer opportunities, and a newsletter.

Arts, Culture, Entertainment, and Recreation

Seniors eager to spend time outside will find plenty of opportunities in Alameda. As a popular vacation destination for San Fransiscans and other Bay Area residents, the city has many beaches. These include Alameda Beach and Robert W. Crown Memorial State Beach, which welcome visitors to enjoy beachside businesses and volleyball courts, in addition to warmth and relaxation. Along with these sunny spots, Alameda’s leisure opportunities stretch across 21 area parks. Among the most popular is Lincoln Park, with its tennis courts, pickleball communities, and rose garden. Meanwhile, Middle Harbor Shoreline Park boasts panoramic views of the beautiful Bay Area.

Alameda also claims an envious museum scene, inviting residents to learn about everything from history to art. The USS Hornet, an historic U.S. Navy vessel, is docked in Alameda, where it now houses historical artifacts and illustrates the legacy of the national landmark. History buffs can continue their tour and find similarly interesting delights at the Alameda Naval Air Museum. On the artistic side, seniors can stroll through galleries like the Alameda Art Association, or entertain younger family members at the Museum of Children’s Arts. Seniors qualify for discounts at most of these institutions.

As part of the region known as Wine Country, Alameda possesses an abundant winery and vineyard scene. Rock Wall Wine Company, Dashe Cellars, Rosenblum Cellars, and Building 43 Winery hold wine tastings for both the wine-curious and wine connoisseurs.


In an effort to reduce carbon emissions and promote accessibility on the island, Alameda focuses heavily on public transportation. The city manages nine bus and shuttle services, a ferry service, and four trains. Seniors and those with disabilities are eligible for discounts.

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