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About Assisted Living

Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.

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About Care Homes

Residential care homes are shared neighborhood homes for seniors who need a live-in caregiver to assist with activities of daily living, like dressing and bathing.

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Veterans Resources

VA benefits for long-term care, such as Aid and Attendance benefits, can help eligible veterans and their surviving spouses pay for senior care.

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About Home Care

Home care relies on trained aides to provide companionship and non-medical care for seniors living at home.

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About Independent Living

Independent living facilities offer convenient, hassle-free living in a social environment for seniors who are active, healthy, and able to live on their own.

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About Memory Care

Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.

Complete guide to memory care
About Nursing Homes

Nursing homes provide short-and long-term care for seniors who have physical or mental health conditions that require 24-hour nursing and personal care.

Complete guide to nursing homes
About Senior Apartments

Senior apartments offer accessible, no-frills living for seniors who are generally active, healthy, and able to live on their own.

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If you’re an active, independent older adult looking for senior housing in Seattle, senior citizen apartments in Seattle 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 Seattle and consider their options. With 255 senior rentals in Seattle, WA, we can help you find the right apartment for your budget and lifestyle. Whether you’re looking for upscale Seattle 55-plus apartments or low-income senior apartments for rent in Seattle, A Place for Mom can simplify your search.

We are also serving top senior housing in surrounding neighborhoods like Capitol Hill, Highline, and Wedgewood. You may also consider nearby communities such as Arlington, Bellevue or Bremerton.

Senior Apartments Facilities near Seattle, WA

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The Gardens at Town Square

933 111th Avenue Northeast, Bellevue, WA 98004

4.5
(17 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Welcome to The Gardens at Town Square, an Era Living community. The Gardens offers a warm, vibrant lifestyle, a vast array of amenities, rich programming, and exceptional Independent Living, Assisted Living, and Memory Care. Located in the heart of downtown Bellevue, The Gardens is just steps...

Artesian Place

828 McPhee Rd SW, Olympia, WA 98502

4.1
(17 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

At Artesian Place, a small yet vibrant assisted living community, we offer thoughtful, compassionate care and stimulating activities that help our residents thrive. We develop individual care plans to meet the needs of each resident, and a full-time registered nurse is available 24 hours a day to...

Brookdale Allenmore AL

3615 South 23rd Street, Tacoma, WA 98405

4.1
(17 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

A Little Assistance. A Lot of Life.You deserve to upgrade your senior living, and this is a great place to do it. Our community is located in the beautiful city of Tacoma, surrounded by all the conveniences of shopping, fine dining, medical services and nearby entertainment. Our award-winning...

Sinclair Place

680 W. Prairie St, Sequim, WA 98382

4.1
(16 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Sinclair Place is an assisted living community located in the small town of Sequim, Washington. Sequim is known as the 'banana belt' of the Olympic Peninsula and, as such, has plenty of warm sunny days in which to enjoy the natural beauty in the area. We are located on the south end of town, two...

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Harbour Pointe Senior Living

10200 Harbour Pl, Mukilteo, WA 98275

4.2
(13 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

At Harbour Pointe Senior Living & Memory Care, we’re proud to be the small-town, local option. Many of our residents have lived in Mukilteo for all of their lives, and we’re happy to offer senior living options to them right here, in the town they’ve always called home. We have been in Mukilteo...

Brookdale Olympia East

616 Lilly Road Northeast, Olympia, WA 98506

4.0
(16 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

You worked hard, raised a family and earned a rewarding retirement. You spent decades taking care of others. Now, it’s your turn. You deserve a  lifestyle upgrade awaiting you at our community, where you can do more than live longer — you can live better. Our community offers independent living...

Regency on Whidbey

1040 SW Kimball Drive, Oak Harbor, WA 98277

4.5
(13 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Regency on Whidbey's assisted living options offer personalized assistance, supportive services and compassionate care in a professionally managed, carefully designed, retirement community setting. It's the perfect alternative for seniors who can no longer live on their own at home, yet don't...

Gibson Gardens

5001 Pacific Ave, Tacoma, WA 98408

4.7
(12 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

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...

Sunrise of Bellevue

15928 Northeast 8th Street, Bellevue, WA 98008

4.1
(14 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

In elegant, residential environments, we deliver the finest in senior care, and are recognized internationally for both quality and innovation. Guided by our Principles of Service, Sunrise affords families peace-of-mind by providing today's seniors with a range of personalized assisted living...

Fairwinds - Redmond

9988 Avondale Road NE, Redmond, WA 98052

4.6
(13 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Located minutes outside of Bellevue and downtown Redmond, Fairwinds Redmond offers luxurious apartment homes in a fun and active retirement community.We are very proud to be managed by Leisure Care, who, for over 30 years, has led the industry in the development and management of elegant...

Vintage at Lakewood

2203 172nd St NE, Marysville, WA 98271

3.8
(10 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

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. ...

Brookdale Everett

11333 3rd Place West, Everett, WA 98204

3.4
(17 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

A Little Help. A Lot of Great Senior Living.Our assisted living programs prioritize independence and maximize customization. In other words, you’ll only receive exactly the care you need, and that’s also what you’ll pay for. You’ll never be forced to pay for services you don’t use. Instead,...

Olympic Place Retirement and Assisted Living

20909 Olympic Place 55+, Arlington, WA 98223

3.4
(15 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Looking for an exceptional senior living community?Well, you’ve found it. When you combine an exceptional lifestyle, ready-made friends and outstanding service, the result is what we callRetirement Perfected™Welcome to Bonaventure Retirement and Assisted Living. Life is good here in our...

Regency Newcastle

7454 Newcastle Golf Club Road, Newcastle, WA 98059

4.2
(13 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Welcome home to Regency Newcastle Retirement and Assisted Living Community. Our newly renovated building offers studio, one and two bedrooms in a variety of floor plans. Regency Newcastle is an active community that features lovely common areas, including a TV/Media Room, Exercise/Fitness...

The Lodge at Mallard's Landing

7083 Wagner Way, Gig Harbor, WA 98335

4.9
(8 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Come enjoy the good life at The Lodge at Mallard's Landing!Our senior living lifestyle offerings provide you with the level of care you may need to live the life you love. Nestled in the greenery of the Pacific Northwest, our customized on-site services and impressive amenities truly set The...

Summer Hill

165 SW 6th Avenue, Oak Harbor, WA 98277

4.3
(9 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Summer Hill is a beautiful assisted living facility with 24 hour staff who encourage and promote your independence. Located on Whidbey Island in the heart of Oak Harbor, we are within walking distance of churches, pharmacies and shopping plazas. Summer Hill offers an extensive activity calendar...

Ida Culver House Ravenna

2315 NE 65th Street, Seattle, WA 98115

4.5
(11 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Welcome to Ida Culver House Ravenna, an Era Living community. Ida Culver House offers a warm, vibrant lifestyle, a vast array of amenities, rich programming, and exceptional Independent Living and Assisted Living care. Ida Culver House Ravenna is a community of 90 residences, nestled in the...

Laurel Cove

17201 15th Ave NE, Shoreline, WA 98155

4.4
(11 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

ANDERSON COMMUNITYVibrant Lifestyle * Exceptional Care * Amazing FriendshipsOur goal is to help residents stay active and involved, while supporting independence for as long as possible. Whether you’re a senior looking for a short-term stay or you’d like to settle down with us, we offer a wide...

Fountain Court

24200 224th Ave. SE., Maple Valley, WA 98038

4.2
(13 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Fountain Court is an assisted living community located near the foothills of Mount Rainier in Maple Valley, Washington. Our community offers residents beautiful scenery with our gardens. Maple Valley also has all of the beauty the Pacific Northwest has to offer, and it is only a short drive to...

Victoria Place

491 Discovery Rd, Port Townsend, WA 98368

4.3
(11 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Victoria Place is a place like no other. Our caring staff will give your loved one the time, attention and care they need to thrive in a comfortable home like setting. We are located in the quaint town of Port Townsend, Washington, just two miles from Puget Sound. Downtown Port Townsend is a...

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Cost of senior apartments in Seattle, WA

The average cost of senior living in Seattle is $1,644 per month. Cheaper nearby regions include Tukwilla, WA with an average of $2,451 per month.

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Discover the many ways to pay for senior living

Planning ahead can better position you to make good choices for your loved one’s care in the future. But if your aging family member needs care now, there are ways to finance the cost of long-term care through a combination of approaches.

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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Services for seniors in Seattle, Washington

Financial assistance

Transportation

Health care

Senior activities

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

Financial assistance

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

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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 bus system, and Sound Transit, which oversees 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. A 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, as well as dense, walkable neighborhoods, allowing you to get anywhere in the city with ease.

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Health care

The city of Seattle offers excellent access to healthcare, ranging from emergency room services to highly trained specialists utilizing cutting-edge technology. The area has several top-rated hospitals, including the University of Washington Medical Center, Virginia Mason Hospital and Seattle Medical Center, and Swedish First Hill Campus.

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Senior activities

Seattle is a hub of culture and innovation that is excellent for seniors who enjoy metropolitan amenities and proximity to nature. Residents of Seattle have a wide array of options for leisure and entertainment with numerous big-city attractions available, including performance centers, museums, galleries, and diverse shopping and dining experiences. Seattle is also renowned for its proximity to nature as well as 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 Pike 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 have numerous vintage stores, boutiques, and trendy restaurants.

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Learn More About 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.

Cost of Senior Apartments in Seattle, WA

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.

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Cost of Living

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:

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%

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.

Art, Culture, 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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