55 + Senior Apartments near Thornton, CO

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Senior housing types near Thornton, CO

  • 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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  • Affinity at Lafayette

    Affinity at Lafayette

    860 West Baseline Rd, Lafayette, CO 80026
    (1)
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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Clear Creek Commons - 55 or Better

    Clear Creek Commons - 55 or Better

    1027 Washington Ave, Golden, CO 80401
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    Your options for eats and treats are endless. Walk out our doors and be welcomed by many of Golden's fantastic eateries. Coffee, fine dining, ice cream and pizza, are just the beginning! The Golden farmer's market offers fresh produce as you take a bike ride or take a hike upward the Clear Creek....

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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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  • V-Esprit

    V-Esprit

    5240 South Shalom Park Circle, Aurora, CO 80015
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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 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • The Commons

    625 27 1/2 Road, Grand Junction, CO 81506
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    The Commons of Hilltop is a vibrant assisted and independent living community where seniors embrace life to the fullest. Here you will find gracious living and personalized care - Where neighbors become friends and everyone knows your name. Our dedicated staff ensure each resident receives the...

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  • The Fountains

    3203 North 15th Street, Grand Junction, CO 81506
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    The Fountains of Hilltop is a graceful assisted and independent living community where seniors discover the beauty of a world filled with possibilities. Here you will find gracious living and personalized care - Where neighbors become friends and everyone knows your name. Our dedicated staff ensure...

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  • Affinity at Copperleaf (Opening Fall 2020)

    2000 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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  • Kings Point Apartments

    3500 S Lowell Blvd # 320, Denver, CO 80236
    (2)
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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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Thornton, Colorado

Cost of Living

The community where a senior care community is based could have a huge influence on the cost of care. The overall cost of living is a big influence when selecting which care choice is best for you or your loved one's needs. The rent burden for Thornton is around 20.2% of the average person's monthly income. The median home value in Thornton costs around $261,074 and the median rent is $1,454 per month a month.

Demographics and Values

Racially, the population of Thornton is 0.9% Native American, 85.7% white, 5.0% Asian, 1.8% black, 3.1% other or not specified, 33.4% Hispanic, 3.4% mixed race, and 0.1% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian. Based on gender, 49.6% are female and 50.4% are male. The median age of Thornton is 34 years old. In Thornton, 7.4% of the citizens are veterans. In terms of education, 7.9% have a graduate degree, 27.4% have a college degree, and 27.3% have a high-school diploma. Out of the total population of Thornton, 73.7% participate in the labor force, 11.8% do not have health insurance, 8.5% live in poverty, and 9.9% have some form of disability. The total population of Thornton consists of 136,978 people. Thornton has a population density of 1,497 people per square mile.

State Information

An overview of Colorado

In total, Colorado has 92 general hospitals and 162 health centers that provide care for 5,776,356 citizens. The top three hospitals in the state are considered to be Poudre Valley Hospital, Mercy Regional Medical Center, and Centura Health-Penrose St. Francis Health Services. Based on natural beauty, Colorado ranks 31st in the nation. Out of a national average of 100, Colorado has a cost of living index rating of 106, a grocery index rating of 103, and a housing index rating of 119. Overall, Colorado ranks 10th in quality of life and 12th in healthcare compared to other US states.

Social demographics of the state

Thirty percent of Colorado residents regularly attend a religious service from one of the state's 4,188 different congregations. The top three Christian denominations in the state are Evangelical Protestant-26%, Mainline Protestant-15%, and Historically Black Protestant-2%. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-<1%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%. In Colorado there are 148 masonic lodges. In the last presidential election 48% of Colorado residents voted Democrat and 43% voted Republican. The state of Colorado ranks 18th in the country for diversity, and the state is considered LGBTQ friendly. The median age in the state is 37, and 27% of the population is over the age of 55.

State-wide weather information

During the summer, the average temperature in Colorado is around 66F.Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 96F during the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 31F in the month of June. The average temperature in the winter falls to around 26F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 53F during the month of February. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around -8F in the month of January. The average air quality index rating in Colorado is 44.4 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of July with a rating of 61.9 AQI. Colorado experiences an average humidity rating of about 54%.The highest monthly average humidity rating is 79% in the month of December. On average, the state receives 1.32 inches of precipitation a month. The most precipitation occurs in April with an average of 4.53 inches of precipitation a month. While residents of Colorado mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it's important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Colorado can include earthquakes (moderate).

Wildlife to be found in Colorado

The state of Colorado has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of lilies, aspen, conifers thrive, and berry shrubs. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the the lark bunting, the antelope, the mule deer, or the kokanee. The state animal of Colorado is the the rocky mountain bighorn sheep.