15 Assisted Living Facilities in Essex County, NJ
The average cost of assisted living in Essex County is $4,830 per month. This is higher than the national median of $3,415. Cheaper nearby regions include Richmond County with an average starting cost of $3,788.
To help you with your search, browse the 120 reviews below for assisted living facilities in Essex County. On average, consumers rate assisted living in Essex County 4.2 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include Hudson County with an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars.
Caring.com has helped 13 families in Essex County find high-quality senior care. To speak with one of our Family Advisors about assisted living options and costs in Essex County, call (855) 863-8283.
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Review of Canterbury Village of West Orange
The person who showed me around Canterbury Village of West Orange was very nice, helpful, and gave me all the information I needed. The facility was very nice. However, the rooms that I saw didn't ... Read more
Review of Brandywine Living at Livingston
Brandywine is incredible. It's very fancy. It almost looks like a cruise. My father-in-law chose it. The staff members were very nice people. There were lot of things to do. The gym alone is huge. ... Read more
Review of Brighton Gardens of West Orange
My experience with Brighton Gardens of West Orange has been nothing but positive. In 2010, my parents were living in Florida and my father reached out to us concerning my mother's mental decline an... Read more
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