Denver Independent Living

There are 17 Independent Living Facilities in Denver, CO and 22 Independent Living Facilities nearby. The average cost of Independent Living in Denver, CO is $2,434 per month.

Average Cost: $2,434

Nearby Independent Living Facilities

  • The Courtyard at Lakewood

    The Courtyard at Lakewood

    Lakewood, CO 80214 4.9 miIndependent Living, Retirement Communities
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    Located in a peaceful suburb of Denver, The Courtyard at Lakewood offers every convenience of big-city life, as well as providing a relaxing residential retirement experience.

  • Atria Inn at Lakewood

    Atria Inn at Lakewood

    Lakewood, CO 80226 5.6 miAssisted Living, Independent Living, Memory Care, Respite Care, Retirement Communities
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    Located in a quiet residential neighborhood, Atria Inn at Lakewood offers a warm and caring environment for seniors needing extra levels of care during their retirement.

  • Lakewood Estates

    Lakewood Estates

    Lakewood, CO 80226 6.4 miIndependent Living, Retirement Communities
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    Enjoy active and fun-filled senior living at the friendly Lakewood Estates retirement community in the foothills of the Rocky Mountains.

  • The Meridian - Arvada

    The Meridian - Arvada

    Arvada, CO 80004 7.0 miIndependent Living, Retirement Communities
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    The Meridian - Arvada is an apartment-style independent living community set in a beautiful location 30 minutes northwest of downtown Denver, Colorado

  • Meridian Englewood

    Meridian Englewood

    Englewood, CO 80113 7.0 miContinuing Care, Independent Living, Memory Care, Nursing Homes, Retirement Communities
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    Meridian Englewood offers elegant retirement living with breathtaking views of both the surrounding mountain ranges and the city of Denver.

  • Meridian Westland

    Meridian Westland

    Lakewood, CO 80215 7.0 miIndependent Living, Retirement Communities
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    Beautiful grounds combined with top-notch services make Meridian Westland the perfect setting for excellent retirement living in Lakewood, Colorado.

  • Meridian Lakewood

    Meridian Lakewood

    Lakewood, CO 80232 7.3 miIndependent Living, Retirement Communities
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    Meridian Lakewood offers high-quality independent living with supportive services at the base of the Rocky Mountains close to Denver.

  • Canterbury Gardens

    Canterbury Gardens

    Aurora, CO 80012 8.0 miAssisted Living, Independent Living, Retirement Communities
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    Located minutes from Aurora Town Center Mall, Villas at Canterbury Gardens offers seniors convenience, carefree living and an active lifestyle in a friendly community.

  • Arvada Estates

    Arvada Estates

    Arvada, CO 80004 8.1 miIndependent Living, Retirement Communities
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    Nestled in the charming town of Arvada, residents of Arvada Estates love the tasteful coziness of our facilities while enjoying all the conveniences of the nearby town.

  • Bella Vita Senior Living

    Bella Vita Senior Living

    Aurora, CO 80012 8.1 miIndependent Living, Retirement Communities
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    Bella Vita Senior Living, located in Aurora, provides seniors with a selection of amenities to encourage an enjoyable senior living experience.

  • Lakeview Senior Living

    Lakeview Senior Living

    Lakewood, CO 80227 8.2 miIndependent Living, Respite Care, Retirement Communities
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    Nestled at the base of the Rocky Mountains just 15 minutes from Denver, Lakeview Senior Living offers Colorado seniors an affordable retirement living experience.

  • Atria Applewood

    Atria Applewood

    Lakewood, CO 80215 8.2 miAssisted Living, Independent Living, Memory Care, Retirement Communities
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    Atria Applewood is located in a residential neighborhood just 10 minutes from downtown Denver and the Rocky Mountain foothills.

  • Keystone Place at Legacy Ridge

    Keystone Place at Legacy Ridge

    Westminster, CO 80031 10.2 miAssisted Living, Independent Living, Memory Care, Respite Care, Retirement Communities
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    Keystone Place at Legacy Ridge is a Life Fulfilling Senior Community in Westminster, CO that provides exceptional independent living, assisted living ...

  • Highland Trail

    Highland Trail

    Broomfield, CO 80023 13.5 miIndependent Living, Retirement Communities
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    Situated on beautiful grounds in a charming suburb of Broomfield, Highland trail is just minutes from shopping, healthcare, golfing, dining and wonderful local entertainment.

  • Vi at Highlands Ranch

    Vi at Highlands Ranch

    Highlands Ranch, CO 80126 14.1 miAssisted Living, Independent Living, Nursing Homes, Retirement Communities
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    Located on 25 acres of sprawling hillside, Vi at Highlands Ranch offers spectacular mountain views with access to an array of cultural and recreational attractions in nearby Denver.

  • Sunrise at FlatIrons

    Sunrise at FlatIrons

    Broomfield, CO 80021 14.3 miAssisted Living, Hospice Care, Independent Living, Memory Care, Respite Care, Retirement Communities
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    Located between Denver and Boulder, Sunrise at Flatirons offers a worry-free lifestyle, an impressive collection of services and amenities, and a solid plan for the future.

  • Inglenook at Brighton

    Inglenook at Brighton

    Brighton, CO 80601 16.4 miIndependent Living, Retirement Communities
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    Inglenook At Brighton, located in Brighton, provides seniors with a selection of amenities to encourage an enjoyable senior living experience.

  • Lincoln Meadows Senior Living

    Lincoln Meadows Senior Living

    Parker, CO 80134 16.8 miAssisted Living, Independent Living, Memory Care, Respite Care, Retirement Communities
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    Boasting hotel-style hospitality and first-class senior services, Lincoln Meadows Senior Living offers an affordable luxury retirement experience.

  • Meridian Boulder

    Meridian Boulder

    Boulder, CO 80305 21.0 miIndependent Living, Retirement Communities
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    Residents of Meridian Boulder enjoy breath-taking landscaping and mountain views in a community where seniors are enabled to fully enjoy their retirement years.

  • The Carillon at Boulder Creek

    The Carillon at Boulder Creek

    Boulder, CO 80302 22.9 miAssisted Living, Independent Living, Retirement Communities
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    Located within easy walking distance of numerous shopping, dining and entertainment destinations in Boulder, The Carillon at Boulder Creek is an inviting senior community.

  • Brookdale North Boulder

    Brookdale North Boulder

    Boulder, CO 80301 23.9 miIndependent Living
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    Brookdale North Boulder is ideal for an active lifestyle enjoying all the excitement, cultural activity, stunning scenery and outdoor recreation that the town of Boulder offers.

  • Longmont Regent

    Longmont Regent

    Longmont, CO 80501 31.2 miIndependent Living, Retirement Communities
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    Located on beautifully landscaped grounds, Longmont Regent provides area seniors with the perfect option for engaging and fun-filled independent living.

Other Independent Living Facilities

  • 1375 High Street

    1375 High Street

    Denver, CO 80218 Independent Living, Retirement Communities
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    Located in the Cheesman Park neighborhood, 1375 High Street Apartments offers the best in city living for those 55 plus. The re-developed 10-story hig...

  • Allied Jewish Apartments

    Denver, CO 80209Assisted Living, Independent Living, Retirement Communities
  • Clermont Park

    Denver, CO 80222Assisted Living, Continuing Care, Independent Living, Nursing Homes, Retirement Communities
  • Franconia Apts

    Denver, CO 80218Independent Living, Retirement Communities, Senior Apartments
  • Harvard Square

    Harvard Square

    Denver, CO 80231 Assisted Living, Independent Living, Retirement Communities
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    Located close to area medical facilities and offering a wide range of on-site amenities, Harvard Square provides an inviting setting for retirement living.

  • Lowry Park: an Independent and Assisted Living Community

    Lowry Park: an Independent and Assisted Living Community

    Denver, CO 80230 Assisted Living, Independent Living, Respite Care
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    Whether you are looking for an independent lifestyle that is free from the hassle of home ownership or assisted living services, Lowry Park can accommodate your needs!

  • MorningStar at Dayton Place

    MorningStar at Dayton Place

    Denver, CO 80247 Adult Day Care, Assisted Living, Independent Living, Memory Care, Respite Care
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    MorningStar has become a landmark name in senior living, offering seven communities, each with the warmth of a real home.

  • Porter Place Retirement and Assisted Living

    Denver, CO 80210Assisted Living, Independent Living, Memory Care, Retirement Communities
  • Springbrooke

    Denver, CO 80224Assisted Living, Independent Living, Memory Care, Retirement Communities
  • The Argyle

    Denver, CO 80212Assisted Living, Independent Living, Retirement Communities
  • The Cottages at Dayton Place by MorningStar

    The Cottages at Dayton Place by MorningStar

    Denver, CO 80247 Independent Living, Retirement Communities
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    If anyone deserves honor and respect, it is our seniors. This is MorningStar's high and chosen calling.

  • The Gardens at St. Elizabeth Senior Living Community

    Denver, CO 80211Assisted Living, Independent Living, Memory Care, Retirement Communities

Reviews of Denver Independent Living Facilities

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    Brookdale Mountain View

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    Brookdale Mountain View Denver is concerned about addressing the residents individual health and social needs. These factors are designed to give everyone a choice of activities through a series of specialized programs such as: Exceptional Experiences Everyday, Independent Living, Personalized Assisted Living and Optimum Life. Each one of them encourage residents to celebrate the most of life.

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    Quincy Place

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    This location is focused on providing independent and retirement solutions to cliental. These objectives are achieved by offering the best of what Denver has to offer with state of the art services. The most notable include: 24 / 7 support, a choice of entertainment options and good food. The drawbacks are the large...

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    Brookdale Tamarac Square

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    The staff is very caring and professional. The facility has a variety of rooms to include spacious one and two bedroom apartments. They offer a number of services such as: a flexible food program, transportation for all residents, fitness / social events and specialized care. I was impressed, as the residents receive custom solutions in a supportive environment.

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    Brookdale Parkplace

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    The staff is very helpful in answering our questions. There are spacious rooms with lots of amenities. This made feel very comfortable in a relaxed setting. They specialize in meeting the needs of residents who are suffering from Alzheimer's and dementia using customizable programs such as: Memory Care. This helps...

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    Quincy Place

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    Everyone made my mom feel at home when she arrived. Staff is very friendly and always helpful. Location is easy to get to and located near shops and residences. Would pick this place again

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Information About Independent Living in Denver

Information About Independent Living in Denver

Denver Independent LivingDenver, Colorado, is the largest city in the state and also its capital. One thing that attracts seniors to the Mile-High City who are seeking Denver independent living is low costs. Rents are less than half what they are in New York City and food prices are lower, too. The population density over the total metropolitan area, including the airport, is around 3,700 per square mile, on a par with San Diego, California. Nestled in the shadow of the Rocky Mountains, Denver enjoys a semi-arid, continental climate with four distinct seasons. Summer temperatures reach 90 Fahrenheit while winter temperature lows reach 0 Fahrenheit.

Denver Attractions

Denver has more than 200 parks and 29 recreation centers providing its residents with relaxation and recreation. The largest of these parks is Genesee Park covering 2,413 acres and rising to 8,284 feet above sea level. Acquired in 1912, it is also the city’s oldest park. The first buffalo and elk herds were re-established here in 1914, providing Denver independent living for endangered cattle, as well as the city’s senior citizens. Denver’s recreation centers offer arts and culture as well as sporting activities. Adaptive recreation is offered for citizens with disabilities. The NFL football team, the Denver Broncos, attract crowds of 70,000. They have appeared in six Super Bowls, of which they have won two. Other local professional sports teams include the Colorado Rockies (Major League baseball), Colorado Avalanche (NHL hockey), the Denver Nuggets (NBA basketball), Colorado Rapids (soccer) and Furniture Row racing (NASACAR).

Denver Independent Living

Denver Senior Activities

There is an abundance of local resource aimed at the senior community. The Aurora Center for Active Adults is aimed specifically at those age 50 and over and offers dances, seminars, classes, sports leagues, tax assistance, visiting nurse clinic and more. The nearby City of Lakewood Older Adults Program and Services include the opportunity to learn and play bridge, line dancing, skiing, hiking and snowshoeing. Numerous branches of the YMCA give older adults engaged in Denver independent living a chance to remain active and grow in body, mind and spirit. Programs include fitness classes, potluck dinners, group trips and other social activities.

Denver Medical Facilities

Affiliated with the University of Colorado, Denver, Denver Health Medical Center is one of three primary teaching hospitals in the area. Formerly known as Denver General Hospital and located near Cherry Creek, its trauma center was rated by the American College of Surgeons as the best trauma center in the country. The University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus is the nation’s newest health sciences city. Here, patient care is integrated with research and education. The Spirit of Women is an elite hospital network with a mission to encourage Denver independent living through inspiring and motivating members to make positive health changes. The SOW hospital in Denver is the Swedish Medical Center. Specialties of particular interest to seniors include heart care, neurology, bone and joint care and stroke care.

Denver Transportation

With more than one thousand buses, operated and managed by the Regional Transportation District (RTD), seniors who reside in Denver independent living communities can be assured of easily traveling throughout the city. More than 10,000 bus stops in eight counties in the Denver and Boulder metropolitan areas, as well as the surrounding areas mean that more than 38 municipal jurisdictions are served.

Summing Up

Denver independent living has a lot to offer the over 50 who wants to enjoy an active retirement. If the beautiful scenery and attractive cost of living weren’t enough, the attractions, wide-ranging senior activities, world class medical services and excellent transportation facilities make the area an outstanding choice.

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Denver, CO Independent Living Costs

Denver, CO Independent Living Costs

The median cost of Independent Living in Denver for a single-occupancy apartment is $2,434/month (SeniorHomes.com - 2015). This monthly cost typically includes rent, utilities, dining, housekeeping and transportation.

Cost of Denver Independent Living Facilities

CommunityStarting Price
Quincy Place$1,799/month
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Brookdale Mountain ViewCall for pricing
Brookdale Tamarac SquareCall for pricing
Brookdale ParkplaceCall for pricing

Cost of Nearby Independent Living Facilities

CommunityCityStarting Price
The Courtyard at LakewoodLakewood$1,999/month
Atria Inn at LakewoodLakewood$2,803/month
Lakewood EstatesLakewood$1,924/month
Canterbury GardensAurora$1,395/month
Arvada EstatesArvada$1,899/month
Bella Vita Senior LivingAurora$1,345/month
Lakeview Senior LivingLakewood$2,570/month
Atria ApplewoodLakewood$4,767/month
Keystone Place at Legacy RidgeWestminster$4,400/month
Highland TrailBroomfield$2,374/month
Vi at Highlands RanchHighlands Ranch$3,240/month
Sunrise at FlatIronsBroomfield$4,000/month
Inglenook at BrightonBrighton$1,775/month
Lincoln Meadows Senior LivingParker$2,605/month
The Carillon at Boulder CreekBoulder$4,060/month
Longmont RegentLongmont$1,374/month
The Meridian - ArvadaArvadaCall us
Meridian EnglewoodEnglewoodCall us
Meridian WestlandLakewoodCall us
Meridian LakewoodLakewoodCall us
Meridian BoulderBoulderCall us
Brookdale North BoulderBoulderCall us
Cost data provided by senior living communities and compiled by SeniorHomes.com is subject to change without notice. This data is for informational purposes only and may contain inaccuracies. Your actual senior living costs may vary depending on your personal situation.