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Chelsea Place Memory Care

14055 E Quincy Avenue, Aurora, CO 80015

4.8
(57 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

Located in Aurora, Colorado, Chelsea Place is an Anthem Memory Care community. Anthem Memory Care is a company committed to addressing the needs of seniors afflicted by Alzheimer's and other dementias through focused and specialized care. Each Anthem Memory Care communities is strategically...

Juniper Village at Aurora

11901 East Mississippi Avenue, Aurora, CO 80012

4.5
(36 reviews)

Studio, Semi-Private

Our community is purposefully built for individuals with Alzheimer's disease and related Dementias. Our Wellspring Memory Care program offers a life-affirming, theraputic environment where we emphasize strengths and support wellness. Home to approximately 52 individuals. Each house opens on to...

Cherry Creek Retirement Village

14555 E Hampden Ave, Aurora, CO 80014

4.3
(38 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

"Committed to helping you live a vibrant, carefree lifestyle." At Cherry Creek, we are dedicated to providing our residents with five-star service, elegant amenities and the freedom to maintain an active lifestyle. Our caring professional staff is here to lavish you with attention while...

Cadence Aurora

1860 South Potomac, Aurora, CO 80012

3.9
(42 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

This Is The Good LifeWe may be an assisted living and memory care community in Aurora, Colorado. But we’re also a family. When you gather around the fireplace with your new friends to exchange stories, share a meal in the dining room, and participate in community events and activities together,...

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Belleview Heights Assisted Living and Memory Care

14500 E Belleview Ave, Aurora, CO 80015

4.3
(30 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

Belleview Heights is a memory care and assisted living community located in Aurora, Arapahoe County, Colorado. Aurora, which is located on the outskirts of Denver, is home to over 100 parks and six award-winning municipal golf courses. The city's stunning scenery, outstanding dining and shopping...

Garden Plaza of Aurora

14221 E Evans Ave, Aurora, CO 80014

3.9
(23 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

We offer a resort style worry free lifestyle. Complete with all day dining, events, concerts, educational programs, 24 hour staff and security, transportation, weekly housekeeping, basic cable, wifi, and phone service with free long distance. Our apartments range from studios up to two...

Peakview Assisted Living and Memory Care

6021 S. Liverpool Street, Centennial, CO 80016

4.4
(17 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Located in Centennial, Colorado, Peakview Assisted Living and Memory Care offers premium apartment homes and services in Assisted Living and Dementia/Memory Care. The brand new community has month-to-month rental pricing instead of expensive buy-in fees. Peakview opened in September of 2015 and...

St. Andrew's Village

13801 E Yale Ave, Aurora, CO 80014

4.5
(6 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

St. Andrew’s Village is a pet-friendly independent living and assisted living community for seniors age 62 and over in the Denver metropolitan area. We offer private one-bedroom, two-bedroom and three-bedroom apartments along with the security of knowing that our staff is available 24 hours a...

Renew Saddle Rock Memory Care

7475 S Shawnee St, Aurora, CO 80016

4.2
(9 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

What is Renew Saddle Rock?It's time to look beyond what is expected of a senior living and seek a truly remarkable experience. Renew Saddle Rock offers all the services and amenities that provide residents and families complete peace of mind, while transcending the status quo with experiential...

Harvard Square Retirement & Senior Living

10200 E Harvard Ave, Denver, CO 80231

4.1
(90 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Live at Harvard Square Retirement Community in Southeast Denver, and you will experience service beyond the expected. Way beyond in fact. Our friendly, experienced staff really goes the extra mile (or two, or twenty) whenever needed. You'll find examples of this in every area. So not only do we...

Brookdale Lowry

150 Quebec Street, Denver, CO 80230

4.1
(87 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Savor a Rich and Full LifeIf you’re looking for an assisted living and memory care community in Denver, Colorado, look no further. Nestled in the Lowry Air Force Base area, our community is convenient to the grocery stores, banks, the public library and VA hospital. But even though we’re in a...

Seven Lakes Memory Care

1990 Pikes Peak Dr, Loveland, CO 80538

4.8
(70 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

Seven Lakes Memory Care is located in beautiful Loveland, Colorado. We offer full memory care services to our residents experiencing Alzheimer's, dementia and memory loss. We provide a comfortable home-like community with four neighborhoods. Each neighborhood has 12 apartments, a large living...

Lakewood Reserve, A Juniper Senior Living Community

555 South Pierce Street, Lakewood, CO 80226

4.2
(70 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

A community in the mountainside city of Lakewood, Colorado, in Jefferson County.

Lincoln Meadows Senior Living

10001 South Oswego Street, Parker, CO 80134

4.0
(63 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Lincoln Meadows is the premier Senior Living community, Assisted Living and Memory Care community in Parker, Colorado. This elegant southeast Denver residential community puts a new level of affordable luxury within your reach. We know how difficult change can be, especially for seniors. Together...

Brookdale Parkplace

111 Emerson Street, Denver, CO 80218

4.3
(58 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Excellent Quality of LifeWith all the perks and conveniences of a resort, the seniors who call our community home enjoy a vast array of services while savoring the peace of mind that comes from knowing we provide a continuum of care. Whether you’re looking for an independent or assisted living...

Brookdale Arvada

7720 Allison Street, Arvada, CO 80005

4.2
(60 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

The Care You DeserveTucked within the beautiful town of Arvada, Colorado, our assisted living and memory care community offers you the opportunity to embrace the lifestyle you’ve always wanted. Whether that means giving you the tools you need to get your health back on track, offering a slew of...

Northglenn Heights

11475 Pearl Street, Northglenn, CO 80233

3.9
(64 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Set amidst Colorado's majestic mountains and ten miles north of Denver, Northglenn Heights Assisted Living and Memory Care Community offers a lifestyle that meets your unique needs. With proximity to an extensive Greenway trails and parks system, Webster Lake and the acclaimed Butterfly Pavilion,...

Applewood Place, A Juniper Senior Living Community

2800 Youngfield Street, Lakewood, CO 80215

4.3
(53 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Applewood Place, A Juniper Senior Living Community, provides assisted living and award winning Wellspring Memory Care. Located in a charming neighborhood just south of Golden and ten minutes from downtown Denver and the Rocky Mountain foothills, Applewood Place is a community where older adults...

Cadence Lakewood

3151 S Wadsworth Blvd, Lakewood, CO 80227

4.0
(53 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

Welcome to Cadence LakewoodDiscover a new independence at our beautiful assisted living and memory care community in Lakewood, Colorado. Here you will experience the tranquility of a boutique-style campus with smaller buildings for a cozy home like setting. Enjoy time in your spacious studio or...

HighPointe Assisted Living and Memory Care

6383 E. Girard Place, Denver, CO 80222

4.0
(51 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Welcome to HighPointe Assisted Living & Memory Care, a warm, welcoming retirement community with 97 senior apartments located in southeast Denver, CO. Here you or your loved one will receive help with daily living and any needed support for dementia—along with chef-prepared meals, concierge...

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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 Aurora, CO

Nursing homes — also called convalescent homes or skilled nursing facilities — are communities 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 are not in need of hospital-level care.

Cost of Nursing Homes in Aurora, CO

The median monthly cost for a private room in an Aurora nursing home is around $8,607, and the median monthly cost of a private room in a nursing home in the state of Colorado is about $6,980, according to Genworth.

For this type of elder care, Aurora, CO offers many great options, and A Place for Mom can help you find the right one.

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Cost of Living

The cost of living in Aurora is considered to me more expensive than the typical city in Colorado. The cost of living index is rated 30 points higher than the national average. However, the grocery index is four points lower than the national average. All index scores are based on a sliding scale with the national average set at 100. In Aurora, senior living costs can be affected by the overall cost of living for each individual neighborhood.

Cost-of-living index Grocery index Median rent Rent burden Median home value Median family income Estate tax
130 96 $1,285 20.4% spend over 30% of their income on rent $230,861 $58,343 None

Local Hospitals

The top hospitals in Aurora include:

  • Rocky Mountain Regional VA Medical Center – This tertiary care hospital provides medical services to veterans and their families. They offer emergency care and geriatric care among other services.
  • UCHealth University of Colorado Hospital – This 662-bed short term acute care community is one of the the top teaching hospitals in the state. They have a comprehensive cardiac center and offer a wide range of transplant services.
  • The Medical Center of Aurora – This 329-bed community has a comprehensive stroke center, a chest pain center, and a level II trauma center.

Weather and Climate

Aurora has a cold-semi arid type of climate. This means that the summers tend to be hot and dry. The winters are cold and cloudy with a high volume of annual snowfall due to the elevation. On average, the humidity level for Aurora is roughly 36%. The average humidity levels are highest during the month of December at roughly 52%.

Seasonal Temperatures

Average summer temp Typical summer high Typical summer low Average winter temp Typical winter high Typical winter low
72°F 89°F (July) 54°F (July) 33°F 46°F (February) 19°F (December)

Air Quality

Average air quality index rating Average maximum air quality index rating
69 (Moderate) 105 in December (Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups)

During peak season the average air quality conditions are rated unhealthy for sensitive groups. This means that persons with respiratory diseases such as asthma should avoid outdoor exposure and everyone should limit their exertion while outside.

Precipitation

Average monthly precipitation Average maximum monthly precipitation Average yearly snowfall
4” 6” (July) 62”

Demographics and Values

The city of Aurora and the surrounding Adams County tend to lean liberal. There are a lot of young families and young professionals living in the city that bring the median age down to 34.

2016 Presidential Election

Voted Democratic Voted Republican Voted Third Party
49.86% 41.35% 8.80%

Population Statistics

Total Population Population density Population trend
366,623 921 people per square mile Growing at a rate of 1.87%

Age

Median 55+ 60+ 70+ 80+
34 21% 9% 4% 2%

Highest Level of Education

High-school diploma College degree Graduate degree
26% 29% 9%

Race & Ethnicity

Asian Black Hispanic Native American Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian White Two or more
6.3% 16% 28.4% 0.9% 0.3% 45% 5.4%

Crime

Total crimes Property crimes per 1,000 citizens Violent crimes per 1,000 citizens
13,295 30 6

Miscellaneous

Unemployed Participate in the labor force Have some form of disability Live in poverty Widows Veterans
6% 71% 10% 14% 4% 9%

Aurora is considered friendly to members of the LGBTQ+ community. This means that members of the community can participate in public life without fear of bigotry or discrimination.

Arts, Culture, Entertainment, and Recreation

With the Rocky Mountains towering over the horizon Aurora is Aurora is a picturesque city located just outside of Denver. The third largest city in the state, Aurora has lots of opportunities for arts, culture, and entertainment. Within the city there are 27 historic buildings and landmarks. These include the Gully Homestead built in 1870, the Victorian-style Centennial House built in 1890, and the American War Mothers National Memorial Home. There is also the historic 245-seat Aurora Fox Theater located in the Aurora Cultural Arts District. For those who want to learn more about local history, the Aurora history museum, offers a permanent exhibition on local history and two rotating exhibits. For fans of the performing arts, the Aurora Symphony Orchestra offers annual full orchestra concerts and a number of smaller chamber performances.

For those interested in outdoor recreation the city of Aurora manages over 100 parks that cover more than 6,000 acres of public land. There are also six award-winning public golf courses located within the city including Aurora Hills, Meadow Hills, and Saddle Rock. The city also has a number of private golf courses such as Heather Ridge Country Club, Heritage Eagle Bend Golf Club, and Valley Country Club.

Transportation

Public transportation is provided by the Regional Transportation District of Denver which connects Aurora to the Denver metropolitan area.

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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