Elk Grove, CA 55+ Active Adult Retirement Communities

Elk Grove is a city in the Sacramento area of Northern California. The city’s beautiful sunsets and scenic views are enough to make anyone want to become a resident. The community encourages active lifestyles and hosts a variety of events, making it a desirable place for active adults.

Elk Grove is a city in the Sacramento area of Northern California. The city’s beautiful sunsets and scenic views are enough to make anyone want to become a resident. The community encourages active lifestyles and hosts a variety of events, making it a desirable place for active adults.

Climate & Geography

Elk Grove is situated on lower land in the Sacramento Valley, and Laguna Creek runs through the city. Residents of Elk Grove receive lower rainfall than the national average, no snow, and enjoy California's sunny weather. The hottest days in Elk Grove most often occur from June through October.

Recreation, Culture, & Entertainment

Elk Grove promotes healthy lifestyles with “Join the Elk Grove Movement” that offers tips, activities, and events. For those who love to be active, there are 90 parks, 18 miles of trails, fitness centers, and pools throughout the city. Visitors can observe native and flowering plants while viewing the art sculptures and water-harvesting technologies at Rain Garden Plaza.

Lange Twins Family Winery and Vineyard is a local winery which allows residents to become club members of the winery. The Winery offers a wine tasting and cheese pairing experience as well as private tours. Several organizations have recognized the venue as a great place for learning about wine.

The city hosts many annual events and festivals, including Bike Day, Dog Days of Summer, a multicultural festival, and more. Elk Grove is a short drive from Sacramento, making it easy to experience the bigger city life when desired.

Cost of Living & Taxes

While lower than the state average, the cost of living in Elk Grove exceeds the national average. The median home cost makes the biggest impact on the overall cost of living. Median home cost in Elk Grove is almost double the national average, but still lower than California’s state average. Grocery, health care, and utility costs are all around or below the national average.

The sales tax in Elk Grove is 7.75 percent. California does not tax Social Security income but other forms of retirement income are taxed.

Health Care

Residents of Elk Grove 55+ communities have many options when it comes to health care. There are multiple hospitals in the Sacramento area with a total high performing rank of 33 procedures and conditions.

UC Davis Medical Center is  is ranked as the No. 6 hospital in the region and boasts national rankings in 10 adult specialties, including cancer, cardiology, and neurology.

Kaiser Permanente South Sacramento Medical Center is high performing in heart failure, hip replacements, knee replacements, and lung cancer surgery.


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Glenbrooke - Elk Grove, CA

Glenbrooke

For Sale
  • Mid $500ks - High $600ks
  • 631 Homes (6 for sale)
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 2007 - 2014
  • 2 reviews
Heritage Lakeside - Elk Grove, CA

Heritage Lakeside

For Sale
  • High $400ks - Low $700ks
  • 269 Homes (2 for sale)
  • 55+ Age Restriction
  • Resale Homes Only
  • 1999 - 2004
  • 1 reviews

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1056 Southern Hills Drive, Banning, CA

Meadow Ranch Community

  • 3 bed
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  • 3 bath
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  • 2320 SqFt
MLS CV23099287
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