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Atria Valley View

1228 Rossmoor Parkway, Walnut Creek, CA 94595

4.5
(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...

Atria Walnut Creek

1400 Montego, Walnut Creek, CA 94598

4.3
(36 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

As one of the most trusted senior living providers in the East Bay, Atria Walnut Creek has served families like yours for more than 10 years.With a continued commitment to quality, they have just completed a full-scale renovation to enhance the beauty and functionality of the community, indoors...

Sunrise of Walnut Creek

2175 Ygnacio Valley Road, Walnut Creek, CA 94598

4.3
(26 reviews)

Studio, Semi-Private

About Sunrise of Walnut CreekCommunity & Location Highlights:Conveniently located in beautiful Walnut Creek, CANear Kaiser Permanente Medical Center and John Muir Medical CenterBeautiful views of expansive gardens and outdoor seating areasClose to shopping, pharmacies, dining and servicesLocated...

Byron Park

1700 Tice Valley Blvd, Walnut Creek, CA 94595

3.8
(11 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Nestled in the foothills of Walnut Creek, Byron Park is the premier choice for senior living in the East Bay. Since 1991, our dedicated staff has been serving the community with both independent and assisted living, creating a vibrant and safe atmosphere for residents to thrive. Invigorating...

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Pacifica Senior Living San Leandro

348 W Juana Ave, San Leandro, CA 94577

4.9
(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

4.8
(202 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...

Pacifica Senior Living Oakland Heights

2361 E 29th Street, Oakland, CA 94606

4.3
(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

4.8
(129 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

4.7
(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

4.7
(70 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...

Solano Life House

575 S. Jefferson Street, Dixon, CA 95620

4.8
(67 reviews)

Semi-Private

Welcome to Solano Life House. My name is Mary Felix, and I have been dedicated to senior care for eighteen years, and passionate about distinguishing Solano Life House as its Administrator since 2015, with award winning Memory Care. When considering care, you’ll have some key interests, so I’ll...

Atria Willow Glen

1660 Gaton Drive, San Jose, CA 95125

4.2
(77 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

4.1
(56 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

4.0
(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

4.2
(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

4.3
(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

4.1
(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...

Cogir of Manteca Senior Living

430 N Union Rd, Manteca, CA 95337

3.9
(50 reviews)

1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Cogir of Manteca is an exceptional senior living community in Manteca, California. Located in the heart of California's Central Valley, Manteca is a vibrant city just a short drive from Yosemite National Park, San Francisco, Wine Country and historic Gold Country. Residents enjoy our proximity to...

Atria Daly City

501 King Drive, Daly City, CA 94015

4.0
(50 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed

At Atria Daly City, you'll find a serene and welcoming senior community with all the comforts of home. Residents enjoy a diverse social calendar with an extensive continued learning program. Surrounded by beautiful wooded walkways, Atria Daly City provides views of the courtyard or of the...

Atria Evergreen Valley

4463 San Felipe Road, San Jose, CA 95135

4.5
(44 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...

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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 Walnut Creek, CA

Welcome to Walnut Creek, a close-knit, inland community in the San Francisco Bay Area. Garnished by its namesake waterway, Walnut Creek offers a variety of perks compatible with senior living.

Nursing homes — also called convalescent homes or skilled nursing facilities — 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 Walnut Creek, CA

The median monthly cost for a private room in a Walnut Creek nursing home is about $10,700, and the median monthly cost of a private room in a nursing home in the state of California is around $10,600, according to Genworth.

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Cost of Living

The overall cost of living in Walnut Creek hovers close to the national average. Walnut Creek is a very affordable option compared to other California cities.

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 two times greater than the national average, while a score of 50 indicates that the cost is half the average.

Household Expenses Health Care Insurance Entertainment Grocery Clothing
102 123 105 100 99 94

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
$129,393 per year $62,296 per year $88,741 per year $59,683 per year $56,316 per year $6,550 per year $1,723 per month

Local Hospitals

The top hospitals that service Walnut Creek include:

Walnut Creek Medical Center – Kaiser Permanente

  • Facility type: Nonprofit acute care
  • Bed count: 230+
  • Specialties: Primary care, emergency services

Walnut Creek Medical Center – John Muir

  • Facility type: Voluntary short-term acute care
  • Bed count: 550+
  • Specialties: Trauma care

John Muir Behavioral Health Center

  • Facility type: Nonprofit psychiatric
  • Bed count: 70+
  • Specialties: Behavioral healthcare, inpatient services

Weather and Climate

Walnut Creek’s climate is classified as Mediterranean, which consists of dry, warm summers and cool, wet winters. The average humidity level is 61%, and humidity levels are often highest during January at about 78%.

Seasonal Temperatures

January Average January Maximum January Minimum
48°F 56°F 39°F

July Average July Maximum July Minimum
72°F 85°F 60°F

Air Quality

  • Relative Air Quality Index: 72

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: 23.9”

Demographics and Values

Population Statistics

Median age Percent of population over 65 Population Population Density Average Household Size
48.4 29.1% 70,554 3,575.1 per square mile 2.1

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)
0.2% 14.8% 1.9% 9.8% 0.2% 5.4% 69%

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

LGBTQ+ Inclusivity

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

  • Non-discrimination laws in San Francisco: 30/30
  • Overall inclusivity: 100/100

2016 Presidential Election

Democratic Republican Other
68.9% 25.4% 5.7%

Arts, Culture, Entertainment, and Recreation

Free from the bustle of San Francisco, Walnut Creek lies 16 miles east of Oakland, just outside the foothills of Mount Diablo. With museums, wildlife experiences, art galleries, and easy access to the San Francisco metropolitan area, Walnut Creek is a community with something for everyone.

Walnut Creek offers a variety of natural beauty, made possible by its location near multiple regional parks, including Mount Diablo State Park, Briones Regional Park, and Las Trampas Regional Wilderness Park. A popular attraction in Walnut Creek is the Lindsay Wildlife Experience, where one can get up close and personal with native California wildlife. In addition to the regional parks, Walnut Creek has a number of manicured gardens, such as the Ruth Bancroft Garden and The Gardens at Heather Farm. For golf lovers, Walnut Creek is home to the stunning Boundary Oak Golf Course.

The city of Walnut Creek is also home to multiple must-see museums, including the Walnut Creek Model Railroad Society, the Bedford Art Gallery, and the Shadelands Ranch Museum – a historical, redwood-framed house built in 1903.

Transportation

Due to its close proximity to the city of San Francisco, Walnut Creek offers a number of public transit options. Walnut Creek has two BART (Bay Area Rapid Transit) stations – the Walnut Creek Station and the Pleasant Hill Station. In addition, the Central Contra Costa Transit Authority (CCCTA) provides bus services to Walnut Creek and surrounding areas. The city of Walnut Creek also operates a free weekday shuttle connecting cultural hubs in the city. Seniors are eligible for a reduced fare throughout all of the Bay Area transit options.

Disclosure: A Place for Mom refers to "nursing home" here generally as an umbrella term to include assisted living facilities. It is not used to indicate that the facility meets official state requirements for level of care of a skilled nursing facility, as defined in that particular jurisdiction.

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