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Page Reviewed / Updated – September 30, 2022

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The overall cost of living in Mission Viejo, CA, is substantially higher than state and national averages. However, health care costs are lower than the national norm. The biggest cost increase relates to housing, with housing costs in Mission Viejo more than 200% above the nationwide average. Assisted living may offer an affordable option for seniors to live and receive care in Mission Viejo; although California has relatively high tax rates, Social Security retirement income is exempt from taxation. The median monthly rate for assisted living is $5,250, which is on par with the statewide average. In addition to providing a list of the best assisted living facilities in Mission Viejo, CA, this guide provides an overview of the cost of assisted living in Mission Viejo, 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 in Mission Viejo, CA

Because of Mission Viejo’s proximity to Los Angeles, the cities share the same average monthly assisted living cost of $5,250, according to Genworth’s Cost of Care Survey 2021. This is higher than the U.S. average of $4,500 and identical to the median rate across California. Monthly assisted living costs range from $3,450 in Visalia to $7,048 in Santa Rosa. Seniors in Mission Viejo pay similar costs in the state capital of Sacramento, where assisted living averages $5,225 per month.   

  • Mission Viejo: $5,250
  • California: $5,250
  • United States: $4,500
  • Visalia: $3,450
  • Santa Rosa: $7,048
  • Sacramento: $5,225
  • San Diego: $5,475

The Cost of Other Types of Care in Mission Viejo, CA

Assisted living runs around $5,250 per month. In-home care and home health care each average $5,911. Individuals who only need daytime care and support can expect to pay $1,652 per month for adult day health care. Nursing homes provide 24/7 care and are the costliest choice, with a median monthly price of $9,125 for a semi-private room and $11,269 for a private room.  

  • Assisted Living Facility: $5,250
  • In-Home Care: $5,911
  • Home Health Care: $5,911
  • Adult Day Health Care: $2,795
  • Nursing Home Facility (semiprivate room): $9,125
  • Nursing Home Facility (private room): $11,269

Note: Data for Mission Viejo was unavailable, so data for the nearest city, Los Angeles, was used instead.

Atria Del Sol

Atria Del Sol is located near Casta Del Sol Golf Course and Calico Canyon in beautiful Mission Viejo. A library, fitness center and full-service salon are available on-site, and outdoors, the grounds feature a courtyard, flower gardens and walking paths. An array of studio floor plans are available, and some include kitchenettes, walk-in closets and a private patio or balcony. The facility provides housekeeping and laundry services, leaving seniors more time to enjoy aerobics classes, group outings and other scheduled activities.

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  • Special diets are available, including no-salt-added diets
  • Common areas have Wi-Fi

Heritage Pointe

Heritage Pointe is situated in a residential neighborhood in Mission Viejo, just down the road from Mission Hospital. This nonprofit facility incorporates Jewish traditions, and the facility’s rabbi leads worship services in the on-site synagogue. Seniors can enjoy healthy Kosher meals in the full-service dining room or even order room service. Some of the other amenities include a gift shop, putting green and swimming pool. We included Heritage Pointe because it was voted one of the county’s top three assisted living facilities by readers of The Orange County Register.

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  • Accommodations include studio, one and two-bedroom units
  • Offers physical and occupational therapy services


Crestavilla is located on one of Laguna Niguel’s main thoroughfares, centrally located to banks, restaurants and the city’s library. We included Crestavilla because Modern Luxury Orange County featured the facility on its coveted Luxe List. Seniors live in luxurious apartments with walk-in closets, in-unit laundry facilities and full kitchens with granite countertops and stainless steel appliances. In addition to a library, wellness center and movie theater, the community has a practice green and heated pool. As a pet-friendly facility, Crestavilla even has a dog park. 

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  • Dining options include a bistro, rooftop lounge and full-service restaurant
  • Chauffeured car service

La Vida at Mission Viejo

Located east of Interstate 5 near Mission Hospital, La Vida at Mission Viejo provides assisted living care in a comfortable environment. Residents live in homelike carpeted apartments with individual climate control and large bathrooms. Some floor plans come with convenient kitchenettes and private balconies where residents can relax with friends. The community’s on-site restaurant offers daily specials, as well as an evolving menu. For ice cream and snacks, residents can stop by the bistro. 

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  • Landscaped grounds feature fountains and rose gardens
  • Indoor amenities include a library, art room and media room

Meridian At Laguna Hills

This assisted living facility is located just off Interstate 5, a short drive away from Laguna Hills Mall and Saddleback Valley Medical Center. The putting green, walking paths and heated outdoor pool encourage seniors to get outside and enjoy southern California's beautiful weather. There are plenty of indoor common areas, too, including a library, beauty salon, sunroom and fitness center. The staff provides wellness checks and assistance with daily activities, and residents who are recovering from illnesses or surgeries have access to skilled nursing care.

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  • Various floor plans available, some with private balconies or patios
  • Month-to-month rent

Sunrise of Mission Viejo

Sunrise of Mission Viejo is nestled in an upscale residential neighborhood, right beside the Mission Viejo Country Club. We featured Sunrise of Mission Viejo because it received a silver National Quality Award from the American Health Care Association and the National Center for Assisted Living. Caregivers are available 24 hours a day, and the wellness office is staffed with licensed nurses. At mealtimes, seniors dine on healthy meals prepared with local ingredients. The facility can accommodate many special diets, from low-fat and low-sodium options to pureed meals. 

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  • Weekly housekeeping and personal laundry services
  • Dental care and physical therapy available on-site

Del Obispo Terrace

Del Obispo Terrace is nestled in a quiet residential neighborhood in San Juan Capistrano. The homelike facility offers four different apartment styles, some with kitchenettes and private balconies or patios. For safety, each apartment has an emergency call system. Some of the community’s amenities include a beauty salon, country store and library. There’s also a game room with a pool table. Residents and their families can take advantage of the facility’s full activity calendar, which includes exercise classes, scenic drives and fun social gatherings.

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Brookdale San Juan Capistrano

Located east of Interstate 5 near San Juan Hills Golf Club, Brookdale San Juan Capistrano helps seniors enjoy an active lifestyle. Dancing, yoga, gardening, ice cream socials and flower arranging classes are just a few of the fun activities that facility offers. On-site amenities include a beauty salon and fitness center, and there’s also a private dining room where residents can host parties. At mealtimes, residents have a choice of several entrées, from familiar favorites to international flavors. The weekly menu chats give residents an opportunity to make requests and share recipes.

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  • Continuum of care lets seniors age in place
  • Several floor plans to choose from, some with garden views

Belmont Village Aliso Viejo

Located in nearby Aliso Viejo, this senior living community serves Orange County seniors. Studio, one and two-bedroom apartments are available, and couples who need different levels of care are allowed to stay together. The on-site restaurant, Josephine’s Kitchen, offers 24 chef-prepared menu options every day, and between meals, seniors can enjoy snacks and hot beverages. Between the fitness center and the heated saltwater pool, seniors have plenty of opportunity to stay active. 

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  • Scheduled transportation for appointments and errands
  • Licensed nurse and caregivers on-site 24/7

Park Terrace

Park Terrace is located east of State Route 241 in Rancho Santa Margarita, just steps away from Central Park and the Rancho Santa Margarita Library. With several dining venues, the community is a great place for food lovers. Seniors can order daily specials in the main dining room or opt for Italian-inspired dishes at Luciano’s. The apartments have kitchens with full-size refrigerators and two-burner cook tops, giving seniors the option to prepare their own meals. Many of the floor plans have patios and walk-in closets, and some have wheelchair-accessible showers.

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  • Heated outdoor pool is kept at a comfortable 85 degrees
  • Resident-driven events calendar includes wine tastings and yoga classes