Considering the size of Granite City (population: 31,000), you may want to also look in the surrounding communities for more assisted living options. Currently, SeniorLiving.Org lists 15 assisted living facilities in Granite City. After a trauma, many Granite City seniors require a short stay in a skilled nursing facility before moving to an assisted living facility in Illinois. If you would like to see more assisted living options, you can expand your research to Bartlett, Orland Park and Oak Park. If you are a well-financed and proactive senior, a CCRC in Granite City allows you to live the rest of your life without ever needing to move. Some people call Illinois assisted living facilities by other names like residential care homes. For many IL seniors, assisted living is the best option for long-term care. The SeniorLiving.Org directory also includes at least 114 skilled nursing homes, 18 CCRCs, 10 independent living facilities, 40 hospice care providers, and 173 residential home care providers in Granite City.