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Page Reviewed / Updated – October 6, 2022

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The overall cost of living in Aurora, CO, is higher than both the state and national averages, but retirees still find financial benefits to living there. The costs of health care, groceries and utilities are all below both the Colorado and national averages, and Colorado is fairly tax-friendly for seniors. Low-income seniors may also qualify for Colorado’s Old Age Pension Health and Medicare Program. Residents of assisted living facilities in Aurora pay an average of $5,500 per month, although this may vary depending on the type and quality of amenities and services they provide and their location within the community. 

In addition to providing a list of the best assisted living facilities in Aurora, CO, this guide provides an overview of the cost of assisted living in Aurora, as well as average costs for other types of care. Additionally, find a list of free and low-cost services that provide seniors with a variety of assistance in their communities.

The Cost of Assisted Living Care in Aurora, CO

According to the 2021 Genworth Cost of Care Survey, the average cost of assisted living in Aurora is $5,500. This is several hundred dollars higher than the Colorado average of $4,750 and $1,000 higher than the national average of $4,500. Within Colorado, assisted living costs vary from a low of $3,800 in Pueblo to a high of $6,275 in Boulder. Those near the western border in Grand Junction pay $4,250.

  • Aurora: $5,500
  • Colorado: $4,750
  • United States: $4,500
  • Pueblo: $3,800
  • Boulder: 6,275
  • Grand Junction: $4,250

The Cost of Other Types of Care in Aurora, CO

Next to adult day health care, which averages $2,275 per month, assisted living is the most affordable senior care option in Aurora. Nursing home residents pay the highest costs at $8,669 for a semi-private room and $10,053 for a private one. The monthly average for in-home care is $6,769 and rises to $6,864 for home health care, which provides similar services as in-home care with the addition of clinical services. 

  • In-Home Care: $6,769
  • Home Health Care: $6,864
  • Adult Home Health Care: $2,275
  • Assisted Living Facility: $5,500
  • Nursing Home Facility (semi-private room): $8,669
  • Nursing Home Facility (private room): $10,053

Note: Data for Aurora was unavailable, so data for the nearest city, Denver, was used instead.

St. Andrew's Village

Situated in the heart of Aurora and designed with luxury living in mind, St. Andrew's Village provides a fun, friendly atmosphere featuring gourmet quality on-site dining, engaging classes and activities, customized care plans and floor plans ranging from studios to one-, two- and three-bedroom apartments. All units have large living spaces, spacious bathrooms and modern kitchens or kitchenettes. Companion suites are also available, and furry friends are welcome. With a resident capacity of just 58, this facility offers an intimate living experience. There is a big room for crafts and art projects, a heated swimming pool and beautifully kept grounds with walking trails. 

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Garden Plaza of Aurora

Residents of Garden Plaza of Aurora have access to customized personal care services, an on-site beauty salon and barbershop and on-site restaurant-style dining. Residents can also host private celebrations with family and friends in the designated party space or private dining room with customized catered food and beverage service. The on-site putting green and exercise classes provide plenty of opportunities to enjoy physical activities, and the massage suite and jacuzzi is a perfect way for residents to relax at the end of the day. This pet-friendly community offers studio, one-, two- and three-bedroom apartments as well as standalone cottages.

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  • Medication management and skilled nursing available
  • On-site ice cream parlor

Five Star Residences of Dayton Place

Residents of Five Star Residences of Dayton Place enjoy gracious living with amenities and programs designed to promote an optimal quality of life. There is an indoor swimming pool, an exercise room and a number of outdoor walking trails through well-landscaped grounds to help residents stay in shape. In-room kitchens and kitchenettes provide the opportunity to enjoy private snacks and meals, and residents also have the option of eating with friends in the facility's restaurant-style dining room. 

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Brookdale Lowry

This pet-friendly facility offers a wide range of amenities and services designed to provide each resident with a customized assisted living experience. This facility offers a choice of studio, one- and two-bedroom apartments equipped with kitchenettes. Besides preparing a meal or snack in their apartment, residents can visit the on-site restaurant-style dining room and share a delicious nutritionally balanced meal with friends. There is also a private dining room available for personal celebrations. Medication management is available, and there is a nurse on duty 24 hours per day.

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Sunrise at Orchard

We included Sunrise at Orchard on our top 10 list because of its whole-person centered, individualistic approach to care. Residents receive personalized programs designed to maximize their quality of life. All units are pet friendly and have kitchens or kitchenettes. The dining room serves three meals per day and offers a wide selection of menu items. There is a large wrap-around front porch equipped with comfortable seating areas where residents and their guests can sit and visit or simply relax with a good book. There is also an on-site library, a crafts room and an on-site chapel. 

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Brookdale University Park

Brookdale University Park is conveniently situated near numerous community amenities, including a theater, natural grocery stores, restaurants and retail shopping options. The on-site dining room offers all-day dining featuring a varied menu, daily specials and desserts that are prepared in-house. Special meals are served on holidays, and there is a private dining room and party space where residents can enjoy personal celebrations with friends and family. Physical and occupational therapy are available at this facility, and there is a nurse on staff at all times. 

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Montage Hills

Montage Hills made our list of top 10 assisted living facilities in Aurora because of its wide range of amenities and activities. This facility offers studio and one-bedroom apartments with easy-to-navigate floor plans, emergency call systems and kitchenettes. On-site activities include tai chi, book clubs, yoga, arts and crafts, music and games. Guests are welcome at meals and overnight, and there are designated guest parking spaces for convenience. Small pets are welcome at this facility. 

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Sunrise at Cherry Creek

Residents of Sunrise at Cherry Creek enjoy professionally prepared meals three times per day as well as around-the-clock snacks, fresh fruit and beverages. The skilled kitchen staff happily accommodates dietary restrictions as well as religious and personal preferences. Meals can be enjoyed with friends in the dining room, or residents can choose to have room service. There is a private dining room available for personal festivities. Other amenities include an on-site beauty parlor and barbershop, a library and well-tended garden and patio areas.

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Springbrooke Retirement & Assisted Living

Springbrooke Retirement & Assisted Living offers a resort-style ambiance that offers numerous amenities such as an on-site health and wellness center, activity rooms, on-site convenience store and complimentary laundry machines on every floor. Where this facility really shines, however, is in its outdoor living spaces where residents can enjoy the natural beauty of Colorado embellished by expert landscaping. The grounds feature mountain views, a pond surrounded by lush vegetation and a comfortable patio area and walking trails.

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Brookdale Parkplace

Surrounded by hiking trails, relaxing patio areas and lush gardens in the middle of a vibrant urban environment, Brookdale Parkplace offers a seamless combination of natural beauty and elegant amenities. The tastefully designed on-site dining room serves delicious and nutritious fare crafted by skilled culinary professionals, and residents can also choose to have meals delivered to their rooms or prepare something in their in-room kitchen or kitchenette. All units are equipped with Wi-Fi, cable and state-of-the-art emergency response systems. Brookdale Parkplace is pet-friendly and has studio, one- and two-bedroom apartments. 

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