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Expert Senior Living Advisors from A Place for Mom can help direct you to Senior Apartment communities. Together, we will find the perfect fit for your loved one; and we will provide direction and support as needed. We partner with 11 Senior Apartment communities in CA and the surrounding area, so there are many options to choose from. A Place for Mom is the largest senior living referral service in North America, and we can help you make a good choice at no cost to you.

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  • Carefree North Natomas

    5601 Natomas Blvd., Sacramento, CA 95835
    (37)
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    The BEST in SENIOR Apartments! Carefree Senior Living apartment communities are the ideal destination for adults looking to have FUN, enjoy life, and have new adventures. Whatever your definition of fun is, you will live the life you've always dreamed of and deserve at Carefree Senior Living...

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  • Emerson Place Apartments

    Emerson Place Apartments

    5120 Marconi Ave, Carmichael, CA 95608
    (4)
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    This small 40 unit complex has been family built and managed since 1987! Gorgeous grounds complete with an outdoor heated spa and a lap pool located by the clubhouse, where there is always hot coffee and neighbors to chat with! Designed for active seniors, the apartments each have their own clothes...

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  • Acacia Glen Senior Apartments

    Acacia Glen Senior Apartments

    615 Acacia Way, Woodland, CA 95695
    (3)
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    Acacia Glen is a recently built forty-one unit apartment complex for active, independent seniors.  Acacia Glen is designed for discerning senior citizens who desire high quality living with enhanced interior design features. For medical and dental care you couldn't ask for a more convenient...

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  • Sycamore Hills By the Bay

    Sycamore Hills By the Bay

    1550 Sycamore Ave, Hercules, CA 94547
    (5)
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    Sycamore Hills by the Bay apartments is the San Francisco Bay Area's newest apartment community for the 55+ senior! Sycamore Hills By the Bay is located in Hercules, CA, and offers convenient access to pubic transportation, shopping, and dining.

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  • Walnut Grove

    3155 Smith Lane, Clearlake, CA 95422
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    With views of an orchard and a hillside vineyard, Walnut Grove Apartment Homes offers a beautiful park like setting for seniors 55 and older having limited income. This housing program is not connected with Section 8, although applicants with Section 8 vouchers and certificates may apply. We have an...

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  • Rose of Sharon

    Rose of Sharon

    1600 Lakeshore Ave, Oakland, CA 94606
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    Rose of Sharon Apartments is located in Oakland, California. It offers studio and 1 bedroom, section 8, tax credit, and market rate units. Rent can be based on 30% of income and income limits can apply. Floor Plan Studio, 1 Bath | 450 Sq. Ft. 1 Bedroom, 1 Bath | 640 Sq. Ft. Amenities and Features...

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  • The Broadmoor

    The Broadmoor

    1499 Sutter Street, San Francisco, CA 94109
    (8)
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    The Broadmoor offers the finest in senior living in San Francisco. We are centrally located in Cathedral Hill to shopping, banks, theatres, and the symphony. All our affordable rates include three meals per day prepared by our chef and served in our formal dining room, maid and linen service, on...

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  • Arbor Manor Senior Cottage Apartments

    Arbor Manor Senior Cottage Apartments

    140 W Minnesota Ave, Turlock, CA 95382
    (2)
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    Come home to Arbor Manor and enjoy the tranquility of this lovely community, our one bedroom one bath single story cottage style homes have plenty of closet space, washer and dryers, ceiling fans and private patios. Housekeeping is included twice per month at no extra charge! Our cottage style...

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  • Palo Alto Commons

    Palo Alto Commons

    4075 El Camino Way, Palo Alto, CA 94306
    (5)
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    Palo Alto Commons is family owned and has been operating since 1990. Providing premier assisted living, Alzheimer’s/dementia care and exclusive, specialized higher levels of care in a lovely, residential setting. A month to month rental structure allows for flexibility and peace of mind. Our...

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  • The Paloma at Oakland Hills

    The Paloma at Oakland Hills

    4690 Tompkins Ave, Oakland, CA 94619
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  • Civic Center at Santa Clara

    1375 Civic Center Dr, Santa Clara, CA 95050
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Senior Apartments in Sacramento, CA

Senior apartments are communities geared exclusively toward residents 55+, and offer amenities similar to a typical apartment complex. These communities offer older adults an easier lifestyle by taking care of tasks such as yard work and household repairs, but they typically provide limited organized social events and few additional services compared to those offered by independent or assisted living communities.

In the state of California, the median monthly cost of a senior apartment is about $1,519.

When it comes to senior apartments, Sacramento, California offers many great options, and A Place for Mom can help you find the right one.

Cost of Living in Sacramento, CA

Sacramento, like many other West Coast cities, has a high cost of living that has become standard across California. Based on overall cost of living, Sacramento’s index score is 28 points higher than the national average of 100. The grocery index rating is four points higher than the national average.

Cost-of-living index Grocery index Median rent Rent burden Median home value Median family income Estate tax Sales tax
128 104 $1,349 20.8% $286,886 $54,615 No estate tax or inheritance tax 7.2%

Local Hospitals

Sacramento has 10 general hospitals that service the emergency needs of the city. Three of the top rated hospitals in the city are:

  • Sutter Medical Center, Sacramento
  • Mercy General Hospital
  • Methodist Hospital of Sacramento

Weather and Climate

A region’s climate can have a great effect on the health, mood, and well-being of those who take up residency there. Sacramento’s climate is considered to have a Mediterranean-like climate. This means that the summers can get extremely hot and humid with lots of direct sunlight. The winters tend to be mild to cool with lots of rain.

Seasonal Temperatures

Average summer temp Typical summer high Typical summer low Average winter temp Typical winter high Typical winter low
75°F 95°F 57°F 49°F 63°F 38°F

Air Quality

Average air quality index rating Average maximum air quality index rating
76 (Moderate) 107 in the month of December (Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups)

When the air quality index rating is at the level of unhealthy for sensitive groups the air quality is rated as dangerous for those who have upper respiratory issues like COPD. During these periods all persons should limit the amount of time spent on outdoor activities to a minimum, especially those who are at risk.

Precipitation

Yearly Rainfall Yearly Snowfall
38” 0”

Demographics and Values

2016 Presidential Election for Sacramento county

Voted Democratic Voted Republican Voted Third Party
57.98% 33.75% 8.27%

Population Statistics

Population city proper Population metro area
509,000 1,854,698

Age

Median 50-59 60-69 70-79 80+
34 23% 10% 5% 3%

Highest Level of Education

High-school diploma College degree Graduate degree
21% 32% 12%

Race & Ethnicity

Asian Black Hispanic Native American Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian White Two or more Other or Not Specified
18.7% 13.4% 28.3% 0.7% 1.6% 48.5% 6.8% 10.3%

Religious Denominations

Catholicism Judaism Unaffiliated
17% 0.3% 62.3%

Crime

Total crimes Property crimes per 1,000 citizens Violent crimes per 1,000 citizens
19,822 33 7

Miscellaneous

Unemployed Participate in the labor force Have some form of disability Live in poverty Widows Veterans
9% 63% 13% 20% 5% 6%

Sacramento is considered very friendly to members of the LGBTQ+ community. This means that members of the community are accepted by the general public and can actively participate in public life without fear of bigotry.

Arts, Culture, Entertainment, and Recreation

Sacramento is right in the heart of California and is full of energy and culture. The city is covered in beautiful murals, restaurants with farm-fresh ingredients, breweries, independent film, sports, and Gold Rush-era sites. Plus, the Sacramento Zoo has a long tradition of excellence and now boasts over 500 animals.

Sacramento has a renowned arts community where seniors can enjoy live opera, elegant dancing, and exceptional classical music.

There’s one major league team and a large selection of semi-professional sports to see in Sacramento. It’s home to several sports franchises, including:

  • Sacramento Kings (NBA)
  • Sacramento River Cats (PCL)
  • Sacramento Republic FC (USLC)

Sacramento is served by the Sacramento Regional Transit District, commonly referred to as SacRT, or simply, RT. SacRT has 70 bus lines and 3 light rail lines. They also offer a paratransit program for elderly and disabled residents called “The Neighborhood Ride” where large vans are used to help wheelchair passengers get around town. Passengers over 65, the disabled, and Medicare recipients get discounted rates.

Licensure Definitions for Assisted Living Sacramento, CA

A Residential Care community for the Elderly (RCFE) provides care, supervision, and assistance with activities of daily living, such as bathing and grooming. They may also provide incidental medical services under special care plans. The communities provide services to persons 60 years of age and over and persons under 60 with compatible needs. RCFEs may also be known as assisted living communities, retirement homes and board and care homes. The communities can range in size from six beds or fewer to over 100 beds. The residents in these communities require varying levels of personal care and protective supervision. Because of the wide range of services offered by RCFEs, consumers should look closely at the programs of each community to see if the services will meet their needs.

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