Oceanside Retirement Communities
There are 3 Retirement Communities in Oceanside, CA and 3 Retirement Communities nearby.
Average Cost: $4,500
Set in the heart of beautiful Southern California, Merrill Gardens at Oceanside offers a range of senior living options from independent living to Alzheimer’s care.
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Reviews of Oceanside Retirement Communities
Merrill Gardens at Oceanside is a good facility but has room for improvement in many areas. What I did like about this facility was that it had a barber shop and beauty salon as well as a library area well stocked with books...Read more Merrill Gardens at Oceanside reviews
Prices up again...every year. We are now paying $1,000 more than 2 years ago. Almost $4,000. Promises of updated facilities have not been completed. They do not do a good job of cleaning the apartments, even when you pay for extra services; they always tell me I came on the day before the cleaning day...Read more Merrill Gardens at Oceanside reviews
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Information About Retirement Community in Oceanside
Oceanside retirement communities are located right on the southern coast about 40 minutes north of San Diego and within an hour's drive of the Mexican border. The location together with the c limate are major attractions for Oceanside, California's retirement communities. The average high temperatures vary from the mid 60s (Fahrenheit) during the winter months and the low 70s in late spring and summer. The climate is described as semi-arid with an average of 11 inches of rain each year. As of the 2010 census, the population density of Oceanside was slightly higher than that of San Diego, i.e., 3,961.8 people per square mile compared to 3,771.9 and 17,160 for San Francisco. The median ages of Oceanside residents is 35.2 years compared with a California statewide average of 45.6.
ATTRACTIONSIn terms of shopping, Oceanside residents want for nothing. Everything that Oceanside retirement communities need is close at hand, from discount stores to fine markets, from surf shops to pawnbrokers. Local mineral and rock shops reflects the area's proximity to rugged mountain wilderness. Wilderness Gardens Park and Palomar Mountain State Park are nearby. The Elfin Forest Recreational Reserve is run by the Olivenhain Municipal Water District and harbors a botanical trail where visitors may also enjoy bird watching. Nearby golf courses include Oceanside Golf Course and Marine Memorial Golf Course.
SENIOR ACTIVITIESThe El Corazon Senior Center was designed specifically to serve the needs of Oceanside retirement communities of people aged 55 and over. The center occupies 27,000 square feet of meeting rooms, classrooms, kitchen and dining space, a fitness room, large lobby and reception areas, a resource library and computing stations. A wide variety of classes are provided. For seniors who need a little more support, the Oceanside Senior Living and Assisted Living Community provides a range of services including:
- Retirement living
- Assisted living
- Short Stay/Respite Care
- Alzheimer's and memory care
- On-site rehabilitation