55 + Senior Apartments near Seattle, WA

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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 21 Senior Apartment communities in WA 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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  • Reserve at SeaTac

    Reserve at SeaTac

    19707 International Blvd, SeaTac, WA 98188
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    Imagine living in a place where comfort and convenience are treated as essentials, not extras. The Reserve at SeaTac provides stylish, state-of-the-art housing for those who qualify. Explore our site to learn more about the wonderful amenities available to you when you call The Reserve at SeaTac...

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  • Marvelle at Southcenter

    Marvelle at Southcenter

    411 Baker Blvd., Tukwilla, WA 98188
    (1)
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    Marvelle Southcenter is raising the bar on the active adult experience so you can focus on living your best life. Our diverse assortment of special events and social activities are guaranteed to inspire and create a sense of belonging. Maximize your free time and let us take card of the details...

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  • Vintage at Seatac

    Vintage at Seatac

    21212 International Blvd, Seatac, WA 98198
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    Opening in April 2020! Vintage at Seatac is a brand new, modern 55+ independent senior living community located in Seatac, Washington that offers one and two bedroom apartment homes at affordable prices. Residents will enjoy an array of amazing amenities that include a movie theater, computer room,...

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  • Reserve at Lynnwood

    Reserve at Lynnwood

    19815 Scriber Lake Rd, Lynnwood, WA 98036
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    The Reserve at Lynnwood Brings Affordable 55+ Active Senior Living to Western Washington Come join us at The Reserve at Lynnwood, where comfort and convenience are treated as essentials, not extras. Our affordable community offers modern, state-of-the-art accommodations for active seniors 55+ who...

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  • Vintage at Mill Creek

    Vintage at Mill Creek

    4111 133rd Street SE, Mill Creek, WA 98012
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    Welcome to Vintage at Mill Creek a luxury 55+ apartment community located in beautiful Mill Creek, Washington. Currently offering spacious 1 and 2 bedroom apartment homes featuring modern appliances including a full-size washer and dryer, microwave, twelve place setting dishwasher and more. We are 5...

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  • Affinity at Covington

    Affinity at Covington

    27431 172nd Avenue SE, Covington, WA 98042
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    At Affinity at Covington 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 $1,380, which includes everything: utilities, WiFi, expanded television services, swimming pool, hot tub,...

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  • Reserve at Auburn

    Reserve at Auburn

    1107 A Street NE, Auburn, WA 98002
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    The Reserve at Auburn is bringing affordable, state-of-the-art housing to families in Puget Sound who meet LIHTC (Low Income Housing Tax Credit) criteria. Choose from well-appointed one- and two-bedroom apartments and find the perfect home to meet your needs. Located in downtown Auburn, your home at...

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  • Gibson Gardens

    Gibson Gardens

    5001 Pacific Ave, Tacoma, WA 98408
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    City of Tacoma Best Retirement Community 2018, 2019, and 2020! Senior living at its finest: Gibson Gardens is a charming community in the hills of Tacoma featuring 122 large apartments with full amenities. All apartment homes include full sized washers & dryers, microwave, oven and full sized...

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  • Vintage at Everett

    Vintage at Everett

    1001 E. Marine View Dr, Everett, WA 98201
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    Our apartments offer sought after features, such as a spacious kitchen, built in microwave, dishwasher, garbage disposal, space saver washer and dryer, patios or balconies, bright maple cabinetry, all in a wonderful open floor plan. Here at the Vintage at Everett, our residents enjoy great amenities...

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  • Affinity at Puyallup NOW OPEN

    Affinity at Puyallup NOW OPEN

    3909 5th St SE, Puyallup, WA 98374
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    At Affinity at Puyallup we’ve created a new kind of 62+ lifestyle community for people who are ambitious about the years ahead and aren’t willing to compromise their freedom. Rents start at $x,xxx, which includes everything: utilities, WiFi, expanded television services, swimming pool, hot tub,...

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  • Vintage at Lakewood

    Vintage at Lakewood

    2203 172nd St NE, Marysville, WA 98271
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    Welcome to Vintage at Lakewood a luxury 55+ apartment community located in beautiful Marysville, Washington. Currently offering spacious 1 and 2 bedroom apartment homes featuring modern appliances including a full-size washer and dryer, microwave, twelve place setting dishwasher and more. Vintage...

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  • The Vintage at Arlington

    The Vintage at Arlington

    625 S. Stillaguamish Ave, Arlington, WA 98223
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    Vintage at Arlington is for those that are 55 w Disability and 62 years and older.Our staff has over 20 years combined experience in senior care. Vintage at Arlington is a controlled access building conveniently located near shopping, medical facilities including a hospital, bus line and churches....

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  • Affinity at Lacey

    Affinity at Lacey

    6950 Birdseye Avenue NE, Lacey, WA 98516
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    Exciting news!! Affinity at Lacey is now offering virtual tours! At Affinity at Lacey, 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 $1,463, which includes everything: utilities,...

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  • Cedar Pointe

    Cedar Pointe

    17309 40th Ave NE, Arlington, WA 98223
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    Welcome to Cedar Pointe Apartments a 55+ apartment community located in beautiful Arlington, Washington. Just minutes from the Freeway, Tulalip Casino, Outlet Mall, and many other convenient shopping locations. Currently offering spacious new 1 and 2 bedroom apartment homes featuring granite...

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  • Affinity at Olympia

    Affinity at Olympia

    4701 7th Avenue SW, Olympia, WA 98502
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    At Affinity at Olympia 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 $1,345, which includes everything: utilities, WiFi, expanded television services, swimming pool, hot tub,...

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  • Affinity at Bellingham

    Affinity at Bellingham

    3930 Affinity Lane, Bellingham, WA 98226
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    At Affinity at Bellingham 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 $1,450, which includes everything: utilities, WiFi, expanded television services, swimming pool, hot tub,...

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  • Sun Tower

    6 North 6th Street, Yakima, WA 98901
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    Sun Tower is a non-profit community that has been serving the Yakima Valley for over 39 years, providing services to people 62 years of age and older without regard to race, color, sex, creed, disability or national origin. Located downtown, within walking distance of shopping, the theater, the...

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  • Affinity at Southridge

    Affinity at Southridge

    5207 W Hildebrand Ave, Kennewick, WA 99338
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    At Affinity at Southridge 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 $1,234, which includes everything: utilities, WiFi, expanded television services, swimming pool, hot tub,...

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  • Affinity at Vancouver NOW OPEN

    10500 NE 51st Circle, Vancouver, WA 98682
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    We are a brand new senior living apartment community in Vancouver WA for individuals 62+ and older. Affinity at Vancouver is a one of a kind option for the active adult wanting to pursue their own passions. Our communities are specifically designed to foster resident driven engagement through an...

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  • Vintage at Vancouver

    9001 NE 54th St, Vancouver, WA 98662
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    We invite you to visit The Vintage at Vancouver to truly appreciate our professionally decorated retirement facilities. Our Social Room is designed for large screen television viewing, playing bingo and cards, hosting potlucks and events and visiting with family, friends and residents. Additionally...

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  • Reserve at Lacey

    Reserve at Lacey

    6110 Pacific Ave SE, Lacey, WA 98503
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Senior Apartments in Seattle, WA

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 Seattle is about $1,972 in the city proper and $1,110 within the metropolitan area. In the state of Washington, the median monthly cost for a senior apartment is around $2,570.

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

Cost of Living in Seattle

The cost of living in Seattle, Washington has been on a rapid rise in recent years due to the success of locally based tech companies such as Amazon and Microsoft. Seattle has a cost-of-living index that is more than double the national average. These index ratings are based on a sliding scale where 100 is equal to the national average.

Cost-of-living index Grocery index Median rent Rent burden Median home value Median family income Estate tax Sales tax
205 100 $1,992 20.1% $537,711 $79,565 top estate tax rate is 20% with an exemption threshold of $2.193 million 6.5%

Local Hospitals

In total, there are 9 hospitals located in Seattle which offer emergency services and other healthcare to the metropolitan area. Top hospitals in Seattle include:

  • The University of Washington Medical Center Montlake
  • Virginia Mason Hospital and Seattle Medical Center
  • Swedish First Hill Campus

Weather and Climate

Seattle has a Mediterranean type of climate with oceanic and warm-summer weather. This means that the city tends to experience dry summers and extremely rainy winters with lots of overcast cloud cover. Seattle winters are renowned for their greyness, but the summers are beautiful and sunny and best spent on the shores of Lake Washington or Puget Sound. On average, the humidity level for Seattle is roughly 72%. The average humidity levels are highest during the month of December at roughly 81%.

Seasonal Temperatures

Average summer temp Typical summer high Typical summer low Average winter temp Typical winter high Typical winter low
67°F 79°F (July) 54°F (June) 43°F 52°F (February) 36 °F (January)

Air Quality

Average air quality index rating Average maximum air quality index rating
52.8 (Moderate) 94.3 (Moderate)

Moderate conditions mean that those who are sensitive to particulates in the air should consider limiting the amount of time they spend on outdoor exertion.

Precipitation

Average monthly precipitation Average maximum monthly precipitation Average yearly snowfall
3” 7” (November) 4.6”

Demographics and Values

2016 Presidential Election Results for King County

Voted Democratic Voted Republican Voted Third Party
69.8% 21.0% 9.1%

Population statistics

Density Rate of growth
3,336 people per square mile growing at a rate of 0.021%

Age

Median 55+ 60+ 70+ 80+
36 21.9% 9.8% 4.5% 3.3%

Highest Level of Education

High-school diploma College degree Graduate degree
10% 62% 26%

Race & Ethnicity

Asian Black Hispanic Native American Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian White Two or more Other or Not Specified
14.5% 7.1% 6.5% 6% 0.4% 68.6% 6.6% 2.2%

Religious Denominations

Nonbelievers, agnostic, or atheist Judaism Eastern religion Islam Catholicism Church of Jesus Christ Other Christian faith
61.3% 0.8% 1.5% 0.7% 15.5% 3.1% 7.4%

Crime

Total crimes Property crimes per 1,000 residents Violent crimes per 1,000 residents
43,947 54.3 6.3

Miscellaneous

Unemployed Participate in the labor force Have some form of disability Live in poverty Widows Veterans
5% 73% 9% 13% 4% 5%

Seattle 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, Cultures, Entertainment, and Recreation

Seattle is renowned for its proximity to nature and its vibrant arts and music scene. Whether you are hiking in Discovery Park or catching a show in Capitol Hill, the opportunities for fun are limitless. Local hotspots include the Pikes Place Market, the annual Seattle International Film Festival, Volunteer Park, and the iconic Space Needle. Some of the most-visited museums in the city include the Museum of Pop Culture, the Seattle Art Museum, and the Wing Luke Museum of the Asian Pacific American Experience.

The city has one of the largest international districts on the West Coast encompassing Chinatown, Japantown, and Little Saigon. Here you can find a plethora of different cuisine options with every block featuring a hidden gem. The Old Norwegian neighborhood of Ballard is also a popular destination. Both Ballard Avenue and the historic Market Street are filled with vintage stores and restaurants.

Transportation

Seattle has a number of different options to get around the city. Public transportation in Seattle is run by King County Metro, which operates the buses, and Sound Transit, which operates the light rail. The link light rail extends from the Seattle-Tacoma International Airport all the way north to the University of Washington. Currently, the light rail is being extended to Northgate and Ballard over the next decade. The streetcar runs from Capitol Hill, through Downtown, and into the SODO and International Districts. Seattle is also filled with tons of bike and walking trails that allow you to get anywhere in the city with ease.

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