Sacramento (CA) Senior Living Communities

On, hundreds of Sacramento senior living options await you. Before you start your search, find out what this city on two rivers has to offer from cultural attractions to cost of living.

Sitting on the Sacramento and American Rivers, the “River City” has all of the amenities you’d expect from a state capital. Some of the performing arts include the Sacramento Ballet, Sacramento Philharmonic Orchestra and the Sacramento Opera. There’s the Sacramento Shakespeare Festival held every summer along with popular theaters like Equity House, River City Theater Company, Flying Monkey Productions and Big Idea Theater.

Other sites to check out are the Governor’s Mansion State Historic Park, California Museum for History, Women and the Arts, and the California Hall of Fame. Then there’s Old Sacramento with its Gold Rush-era buildings, shops, and restaurants.

The city boasts a number of colleges and universities for seniors wanting to continue their education. Among the schools are Sacramento State, American River College, Sacramento City College, and Folsom Lake College among several others.

The City of Sacramento runs a 50+ Wellness Program, hosting a variety of classes at community centers throughout the city. Classes include Tai Chi, yoga, stretching, strength training, and the ancient art of Chi Gong. In addition, every May there is a Senior Adventure Camp held at Eldorado National Forest. Activities include hikes, nature walks, cycling, arts and crafts and camp socials.

By California standards, Sacramento is not expensive. For example, the overall cost of living is 16% above the national average. Here are some examples of Sacramento senior living costs: a one-bedroom in an assisted living facility averages $3,500 a month, according to a Genworth Financial survey on long-term care. A private room in a nursing home averages $260 a day, while a semi-private averages $225 a day.

To make sense of all the Sacramento senior living options, read “Senior Retirement Lifestyles” before you start your search.

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