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3 Senior Apartments near El Cajon, CA

If you’re an active, independent older adult looking for senior housing in El Cajon, senior citizen apartments in El Cajon might be the right fit. Apartments for seniors typically don’t include personal care services, but may offer amenities, activities, and maintenance for a stress-free, social lifestyle.

A Place for Mom can help older adults navigate how to apply for senior housing in El Cajon and consider their options. With 3 senior rentals in El Cajon, CA, we can help you find the right apartment for your budget and lifestyle. Whether you’re looking for upscale El Cajon 55-plus apartments or low-income senior apartments for rent in El Cajon, A Place for Mom can simplify your search.

We are also serving Senior Apartments facilities in surrounding neighborhoods like Rancho San Diego.
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Senior Apartments Facilities near El Cajon, CA

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Last Updated: 3/24/23
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Average starting price of Senior Apartments in El Cajon, CA is $1,247/month. Learn more
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Average starting price $1,247/month
Average starting price $5,150/month
Average starting price $9,859/month
Average starting price $5,174/month
Average starting price $4,709/month
Average starting price $3,511/month

Atria Collwood

5308 Monroe Avenue, San Diego, CA 92115

Starting at$X,XXX+ monthly
11 Photos available
3 Floor plans available
Provides: Assisted Living
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Atria Collwood is a senior residence located in the famous city of San Diego, California. Residents here enjoy access to highly qualified doctors, specialists, hospitals and medical centers. This active city features beautiful coastal views, great fishing, sailing, and many ways to stay active....

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Beauty Salon
Guest meals
4.3(89 reviews)

There were just a few issues that we had with them - but overall it was a great facility. Communication was the biggest problem that we had. She said there were lots of activities provided, but sometimes no...

Olivewood Garden Apartments

2865 55th St, San Diego, CA 92105

Starting at$X,XXX+ monthly
Provides: Senior Apartments

Lexington Senior Apt

250 E Lexington Ave, El Cajon, CA 92020

Provides: Senior Apartments

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Cost of senior apartments in El Cajon, CA

The average cost of senior living in El Cajon is 1,247 per month. Cheaper nearby regions include San Diego, CA with an average of 1,540 per month.

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In El Cajon, California, seniors have access to local offices and organizations that may help them obtain financial assistance for senior care, including:

Financial assistance

In El Cajon, California, seniors have access to local offices and organizations that may help them obtain financial assistance for senior care, including:


El Cajon is somewhat car dependent. Seniors can expect to need a car for most errands. Transit options in El Cajon include bus routes, light rail service, senior transportation, and a public paratransit service. Seniors may receive fare discounts. El Cajon has a limited biking infrastructure and is somewhat walkable.

Health care

El Cajon offers several health care providers for seniors wanting to be proactive about their health or for seniors seeking treatment for chronic conditions. The area has a few hospitals, including Grossmont Hospital and Alvarado Hospital Medical Center.

Senior activities

El Cajon, which means “the box,” got its name from the box-shaped valley surrounding this California city. Nature-loving seniors will enjoy visiting The Water Conservation Garden, which displays a variety of gardens across their six acres and also features a butterfly pavilion. Summers Past Farms offers another outdoor oasis where seniors can visit and hosts antique fairs during the year. The City of El Cajon Parks and Rec Department offers senior specific classes year round including water aerobics and dance.

What are senior apartments?

Senior apartments offer a no-frills housing option for active and independent seniors. Units are often designed with senior-friendly features for accessibility, such as elevators and wide doorways. In general, senior apartments don’t provide health care services or daily assistance. Many senior apartments include:

  • Utilities
  • Home maintenance and repairs
  • Security
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Morning View Terrace, Legacy Hills at Poway and Village North are the top rated senior apartments near El Cajon, California. See full list of communities.

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