55 + Senior Apartments near Aurora, CO

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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 18 Senior Apartment communities in CO 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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  • Pinewood Lodge

    Pinewood Lodge

    200 South Ironton St, Aurora, CO 80012
    (7)
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    Pinewood Lodge offers the ambiance and comfort of a luxury mountain resort style community with convenience of an urban lifestyle – and all for people 62 years of age or older (income limits apply). The development features generously sized one and two bedroom apartments filled with amenities and...

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  • Bella Vita

    Bella Vita

    1470 S Havana St, Aurora, CO 80012
    (4)
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    Luxurious apartment living for those 55 and better. Whether you're still in the workforce or you've retired, enjoy a home without headaches. Let us introduce you to a new level of luxury senior living at Bella Vita. Convenience is Included at Bella Vita Simple is beautiful. Every day living is...

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  • V-Esprit

    V-Esprit

    5240 South Shalom Park Circle, Aurora, CO 80015
    (2)
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    Discover maintenance free living at V-Esprit active adult community . Located in the Centennial, Parker and South East Aurora area (close to Cherry Creek State Park), V-Esprit offers apartments and patio homes for lease on a beautiful 14-acre campus with walking paths with amazing mountain views....

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  • Affinity at Copperleaf (Opening Early 2021)

    22000 E Quincy Ave, Aurora, CO 80015
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    At Affinity at Copperleaf we’ve created a new kind of 55+ lifestyle community for people who are ambitious about the years ahead and aren’t willing to compromise their freedom. Rent includes everything: utilities, WiFi, expanded television services, swimming pool, hot tub, community garden, dog...

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  • Residences at University Hills, Senior Residences for those 62+

    Residences at University Hills, Senior Residences for those 62+

    2775 South Brook Drive, Denver, CO 80222
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    Greetings! Thank you so much for your interest in our community! One person in the household has to be 62 years of age and some of our apartments are income restricted. Our property is brand new and just opened April 2, 2014, we are an Independent community with 101 new and modern apartments. Our...

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  • The Grove at Stapleton

    The Grove at Stapleton

    2980 N Syracuse St, Denver, CO 80238
    (1)
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    Limited availability on luxury active living senior homes. Experience a nationally recognized lifestyle offering, the SUN Program, with refreshing and unique amenity spaces. Steps away from Stapleton's Founder's Green, top eateries, and local parks, the Grove at Stapleton is premier living in a...

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  • Vita Littleton

    Vita Littleton

    2100 West Littleton Blvd, Littleton, CO 80120
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    Vita Littleton features one and two bedroom apartment homes with luxury amenities for adults 55+. Our brand gorgeous apartments in Littleton feature designer finishes, quartz countertops, high-end kitchens with gas ranges, energy efficient stainless steel appliances and private balconies or patios...

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  • Westhaven Apartment Homes

    Westhaven Apartment Homes

    1430 Nelson Street, Lakewood, CO 80215
    (10)
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    Something special has arrived... Lakewood's best kept secret for ages 55 and better! Nestled in the heart of Lakewood... Located in a quiet friendly residential neighborhood with a wealth of amenities, The Westhaven Apartment Homes place you within minutes of everything the Greater Metro area has...

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  • Clear Creek Commons - 55 or Better

    Clear Creek Commons - 55 or Better

    1027 Washington Ave, Golden, CO 80401
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    Best Senior 55 or Better Property, located in the heart of downtown Golden, Colorado. Where the team goes above and beyond to make your home the best. The team has over 30 years combined in senior care. Clear Creek Commons was nominated for best Senior Property in 2019 Nationally. We deliver...

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  • Affinity at Lafayette

    Affinity at Lafayette

    860 West Baseline Rd, Lafayette, CO 80026
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    At Affinity at Lafayette we’ve created a new kind of 55+ lifestyle community for people who are ambitious about the years ahead and aren’t willing to compromise their freedom. Rents start at $1,342, which includes everything: utilities, WiFi, expanded television services, swimming pool, hot tub,...

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  • Affinity at Loveland

    Affinity at Loveland

    3415 N. Lincoln Avenue, Loveland, CO 80538
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    At Affinity at Loveland we’ve created a new kind of 55+ lifestyle community for people who are ambitious about the years ahead and aren’t willing to compromise their freedom. Rent includes everything: utilities, WiFi, expanded television services, swimming pool, hot tub, community garden, dog park,...

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  • The Belcaro

    3475 American Drive, Colorado Springs, CO 80917
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    Downsize on Responsibility NOT Fun! Enjoy Independent Senior (55+) Living at its best at The Belcaro Senior Apartment Homes. Prices for these spacious homes are extremely affordable allowing you the flexibility to contract only the services you need. You may choose vendors from our list of special...

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  • Affinity at Colorado Springs

    Affinity at Colorado Springs

    3755 Tutt Blvd, Colorado Springs, CO 80922
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    At Affinity at Colorado Springs we’ve created a new kind of 55+ lifestyle community for people who are ambitious about the years ahead and aren’t willing to compromise their freedom. Rents start at $1,460, which includes everything: utilities, WiFi, expanded television services, swimming pool, hot...

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  • Affinity at Fort Collins

    Affinity at Fort Collins

    4201 Corbett Drive, Fort Collins, CO 80525
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    At Affinity at Fort Collins we’ve created a new kind of 55+ lifestyle community for people who are ambitious about the years ahead and aren’t willing to compromise their freedom. Rents start at $1,474, which includes everything: utilities, WiFi, expanded television services, swimming pool, hot tub,...

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  • Kings Point Apartments

    3500 S Lowell Blvd # 320, Denver, CO 80236
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    Kings Point Apartments is a senior housing building in the beautiful and refreshing city of Denver, Colorado. Kings Point Apartments if the perfect choice if you are looking for a safe and comfortable place to call home. Denver is truly a city for everyone. Surrounded by glorious views of the Rocky...

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  • Mount Massive Manor Apartments

    131 West 12th, Leadville, CO 80461
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    Mount Massive Manor is a smaller 24 unit assisted living senior residence situated in historic Leadville Colorado. With fantastic views of the Colorado Mountains, and steps from the Mineral Belt trail, we are a perfect place to put your feet up or to get out for some fresh mountain air. We are a...

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  • Sunrise Manor

    Sunrise Manor

    301 Alsina St, Buena Vista, CO 81211
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  • 16 Penn Residences

    1615 N Pennsylvania St., Denver, CO 80203
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Senior Apartments in Aurora, CO

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.

The median monthly cost for senior apartments in Aurora is about $1,600 in the city proper and $1,860 within the metropolitan area. When it comes to senior apartments, Aurora, CO offers many great options, and A Place for Mom can help you find the right one.

Cost of Living in Aurora, CO

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 Medical Providers

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.

Climate and Weather

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.

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