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You could search throughout the United States and it would be hard to find a more scenic locale for senior living than beautiful, sunny Santa Barbara, California. Nestled between the breathtaking Pacific Ocean and the snow-crested Santa Ynez mountains, Santa Barbara has been a popular vacation resort destination for Presidents, royalty, Hollywood celebrities, and tourists the world over. With an ideal temperate climate and pristine environment, Santa Barbara offers a gorgeous background for senior living.
Known as the American Riviera®, Santa Barbara has something to offer everyone, from great climate and culture to shopping, beachcombing, and fine dining. Seniors can enjoy dozens of popular attractions like the historic mission Santa Barbara and the Santa Barbara Presidio. Nature lovers can explore the Santa Barbara Botanical Gardens, visit dozens of exquisite beaches and parks, or just relax and savor the nightly sunsets and stars over the Pacific Ocean.
Located just 95 miles north of Los Angeles, Santa Barbara is easily accessible by bus, train, and airplane. It also makes a perfect jumping off point for day trips to the highly acclaimed local wine country or the quaint Danish community of Solvang, both less than one hour away.
Besides being one of the most gorgeous locations for senior living, Santa Barbara also offers a full complement of senior care facilities. There are retirement communities offering full independent living, adult apartments, and a host of amenities and activities. Many of those same facilities also offer assisted living, skilled nursing, and dementia care.
With more than forty facilities in the area, costs for senior living care in Santa Barbara are comparable with the median costs of elder care statewide, with assisted living options somewhat more affordable. Private, one bedroom units in an assisted living center run an average of $3700 per month, just under the median statewide cost of $3710 monthly. Nursing home costs range between $8517 for semi-private rooms, to $9038 for private accommodations. These costs are higher than the median for the state, which run $6996 per month for semi-private rooms, and $8152 a month for private.
Whether you are looking for senior care for yourself or a loved one, Santa Barbara has a lot to offer. To find out more about senior care facilities in another location, just enter a key word in our search box at the upper right of our page. You may enter a street name, city, state, or zip code. SeniorLiving.org, good information for a good decision.