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Assisted Living in Aurora, Illinois

Aurora is approximately 40 miles away from downtown Chicago, and it has the second-highest population in Illinois. Despite its size, it retains a suburban feel, and it’s a popular location among families and young professionals. The city is ideal for individuals who prefer a mild climate and like to avoid excessive heat in the summer, with average temperatures of 68.9 degrees Fahrenheit in June and chilly winters, averaging 20.1 degrees Fahrenheit in January. Although the population of older adults is just 15%, there are still plenty of sights to see and attractions to visit, including zoos, water parks and botanical gardens. Older adults who adore the outdoors can make the most of the various hiking trails and nature centers. 

Seniors can expect to pay around $4,950 for assisted living in Aurora, but prices vary depending on what the facility offers and where it’s located.

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

6 Assisted Living communities in Aurora, IL | 20 nearby communities

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1. Sunnymere

925 6th Avenue, Aurora, IL, 60505

Assisted Living

Call for Pricing (866) 882-3746

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2. Bickford of Aurora

7 South Orchard Road, Aurora, IL, 60506

Assisted Living

Call for Pricing (866) 946-6888

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3. Alden Gardens of Waterford

1955 Randi Drive, Aurora, IL, 60504

Assisted Living

Call for Pricing (866) 956-0235

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Bright Oaks of Aurora, Aurora, IL

4. Bright Oaks of Aurora

1340 River Street, Aurora, IL, 60506

Assisted Living

Call for Pricing (866) 975-4278

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5. Jennings Terrace – Assisted Living

275 S. LaSalle Street, Aurora, IL, 60505

Assisted Living

Call for Pricing (866) 981-1799

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Ascension Living Fox Knoll Village, Aurora, IL

6. Ascension Living Fox Knoll Village

421 N Lake Street, Aurora, IL, 60506

Assisted Living

Call for Pricing (866) 983-0331

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20 matching communities nearby Aurora

1. Brookdale Lisle

1700 Robin Lane, Lisle, IL, 60532

Assisted Living

Call for Pricing (866) 882-3746

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2. Villa St. Benedict

1920 Maple Ave., Lisle, IL, 60532

Assisted Living

Call for Pricing (866) 946-6888

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3. Belmont Village Geneva Road

545 Belmont Lane, Carol Stream, IL, 60188

Assisted Living

Call for Pricing (866) 956-0235

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4. Brighton Gardens of St. Charles

600 Dunham Road, St. Charles, IL, 60174

Assisted Living

Call for Pricing (866) 975-4278

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5. Bickford of St. Charles

2875 Campton Hills Road, St. Charles, IL, 60175

Assisted Living

Call for Pricing (866) 981-1799

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6. StoryPoint Naperville

504 N River Rd, Naperville, IL, 60563

Assisted Living

Call for Pricing (866) 983-0331

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7. Sunrise of Naperville

960 East Chicago Avenue, Naperville, IL, 60540

Assisted Living

Call for Pricing (866) 984-3845

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8. Brighton Gardens of Wheaton

831 East Butterfield Road, Wheaton, IL, 60187

Assisted Living, Assisted Living

Call for Pricing (877) 828-9665

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9. Sunrise of Naperville North

535 West Ogden Avenue, Naperville, IL, 60563

Assisted Living

Call for Pricing (877) 843-7557

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10. American House Cedarlake

14804 S. Van Dyke Road, Plainfield, IL, 60544

Assisted Living

Call for Pricing (877) 853-5446

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11. Bickford of Oswego

3712 Grove Road, Oswego, IL, 60543

Assisted Living

Call for Pricing (877) 867-8105

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12. HarborChase of Plainfield

12446 S. Van Dyke Rd., Plainfield, IL, 60585

Assisted Living

Call for Pricing (877) 874-4734

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13. Cedarhurst of Naperville/Woodridge

3333 75th Street, Woodridge, IL, 60517

Assisted Living

Call for Pricing (877) 876-4096

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14. GreenFields of Geneva

0N801 Friendship Way, Geneva, IL, 60134

Assisted Living

Call for Pricing (877) 881-2933

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15. HarborChase of Naperville

1619 N Mill Street, Naperville, IL, 60563

Assisted Living

Call for Pricing (877) 892-7839

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16. Atria at River Trail

370 North Weber Road, Bolingbrook, IL, 60440

Assisted Living

Call for Pricing (877) 897-5038

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17. Heritage Woods of Plainfield

14731 S. Van Dyke Road, Plainfield, IL, 60544

Assisted Living

Call for Pricing (877) 949-3278

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18. Franciscan Court

1996 Franciscan Way, West Chicago, IL, 60185

Assisted Living

Call for Pricing (877) 987-3784

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19. Cedarhurst of Yorkville

4040 Cannonball Trail, Yorkville, IL, 60560

Assisted Living

Call for Pricing (877) 996-2447

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20. Anthology of Wheaton

219 East Parkway Drive, Wheaton, IL, 60187

Assisted Living

Call for Pricing (866) 882-3746

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What is Assisted Living?

Hundreds of thousands of American seniors utilize assisted living, a figure that is only growing. For these seniors, assisted living combines residential housing,assistance in daily activities, and some healthcare. These communities also strive to provide an atmosphere that is comfortable and engaging for their residents… Read More >

Paying for Assisted Living in Aurora, Illinois

The Cost of Assisted Living in Aurora

The cost of assisted living in Aurora is $4,950, which is around $400 more expensive than the Illinois median of $4,575. It also costs significantly more than the overall U.S. average of $4,300. Seniors looking for more affordable senior living facilities might be happier with the prices in neighboring Indiana, although Missouri and Kentucky are much cheaper than the state and national costs. Wisconsin is priced in between the U.S. and Illinois averages, at $4,400.

$4950

Aurora

$4575

Illinois

$4300

The United States

$4400

Wisconsin

$3000

Missouri

$3699

Kentucky

$4382

Indiana

Throughout the cities in Illinois, there’s quite a lot of variation when it comes to the costs of assisted living facilities. Rockford is one of the most expensive areas, with a median monthly price of $5,113, while Carbondale costs significantly less, at $3,750. In Springfield, seniors can expect to pay $4,860, which is more than the state and Aurora average, while in Peoria, the average cost of assisted living is $3,800.

$4950

Aurora

$4575

Illinois

$5113

Rockford

$3750

Carbondale

$4860

Springfield

$3800

Peoria

Aurora Assisted Living Financial Assistance

The Illinois Department of Healthcare and Family Services have developed the Illinois Supportive Living Program to help low-income older adults and those with disabilities to get the costs of care covered by Medicaid. The resident is responsible for paying the accommodation costs, but the waiver covers services such as homemaking, laundry, recreation and medication assistance.  

Learn more about the financial assistance programs available to seniors in Aurora, including information regarding eligibility, on our Assisted Living in Illinois page.

Aurora Assisted Living Resources



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City of Aurora Senior Assistance



(630) 256-4636The City of Aurora has a dedicated page for seniors, which provides useful information about special opening hours in the city’s shops that are in place for keeping seniors safe. It also lists resources for older adults and operates a helpline to provide guidance and support to Aurora citizens. The website includes all the city services, including library listings, community service, parking and special events.
Illinois Department on Aging


(800) 252-8966The Illinois Department of Aging has an array of resources to help ensure that seniors in Aurora get the most out of the local area. From opportunities to volunteer to free transport, camping discounts, senior passes to national parks and reduced rate fishing — there are lots of things for older adults to do. It also offers advice about insurance, health care, legal services and elder rights. 
Senior Services Aurora, Kane County


(800) 942-1724The Senior Services Associates of Aurora, Kane County is a nonprofit organization that’s dedicated to ensuring older adults over age 60 get access to the benefits and resources they’re entitled to. There’s an emergency helpline with trained staff members who can provide information and assistance on the line 24 hours a day. The friendly staff can help with caregiver assistance, access to adult protective services, friendly visiting, transportation services and volunteer opportunities. There are also courses for healthy aging, bingo, birthday parties and a knitting club. 
Aurora Senior Center


(786) 469-4851Seniors over the age of 55 can connect with like-minded individuals in the local area or simply take part in activities and events solo. Some of the services offered include weekly get-togethers, themed meetings, health seminars, fitness programs, luxury bus trips, potlucks, bingo, tea parties and dance parties. 
Older Women’s League(305) 375-5648The majority of the Older Women’s League members are women over the age of 50, but the group is open to anyone who wishes to join. It offers advocacy for older women and holds regular chapter meetings. The main focal points of the organization include financial security, health care, employment, personal growth and ending violence against women and the elderly.

Aurora Assisted Living Laws and Regulations

Every assisted living facility in Aurora is bound by law to comply with state and federal regulations. Strict measures are in place to ensure that health and safety, medication administration, staffing and room standards are in place. Visit our Assisted Living in Illinois page for more information about these laws and regulations.