Assisted Living in West Jordan

50 Communities

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Legacy House of Taylorsville

6302 S Gold Medal Dr, West Jordan, UT
$$$$
11 reviews
Legacy House of Taylorsville is located in West Jordan, Utah, close to restaurants, shopping and Jordan Valley Hospital. Visitors note the facility's comfortable, cheery private rooms, and appreciate the peace of mind that comes with regular staff check-ins and an emergency paging system. Positive reviews also mention the facility's full schedule of activities which includes bingo, sing-alongs, visits from local musical artists and bus rides around the area. Residents at Lega... (read more)
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Sunridge Assisted Living and Memory Care

7037 S 4800 W, West Jordan, UT
$$$$
2 reviews
Sunridge Assisted Living and Memory Care is located in a quiet suburban neighborhood in West Jordan, Utah. Residents can choose from studio or one-bedroom apartments or a companion suite. Visitors are impressed with the comfortable rooms, which feature kitchens, bathrooms and living rooms. Residents and guests enjoy the wide range of activities like a game room, bingo, manicures, group games and outings to shops and restaurants. Amenities like a formal dining room, a lounge a... (read more)
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Beehive Homes

8912 South 2700 West, , West Jordan, UT
$$$$
8 reviews
Beehive Homes is an assisted living facility located in West Jordan, Utah. Seniors receive a private room with a private bathroom. Rooms come fully furnished, but residents are free to bring their own belongings, too. Residents appreciate that each home has a low staff-to-resident ratio, so the staff can spend quality time with each senior and get to know his or her personal needs. Family members give the facility high marks for the many activities on offer, such as bingo, li... (read more)
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Golden Living Taylorsville

2011 W 4700 S, Taylorsville, UT
$$$$
51 reviews
Golden Living Taylorsville is an assisted living facility centrally located in Taylorsville, UT. The community offers studio apartments equipped with in-room kitchenettes and cable television. The on-site experienced staff is available 24/7 to help with medication management, housekeeping and laundry services. The community encourages residents to live their lives to the fullest, scheduling regular social and physical activities like time outside in the community garden and b... (read more)
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Canyon Creek Senior Living

7235 Union Park Ave, Midvale, UT
$$$$
46 reviews
Canyon Creek Senior Living in Midvale, Utah, is situated with clear mountain views with a creek running next to the building. Residents like the secluded outdoor area, which is perfect for strolling or socializing with friends. The apartments are spacious, and residents can opt to bring their own furnishings and decorative items to feel at home. Resident units are also equipped with cable TV, internet connectivity, WiFi and an emergency call system. Special features at Canyon... (read more)
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Cedarwood at Sandy

10970 South 700 East, Sandy, UT
$$$$
26 reviews
Cedarwood is located in downtown Sandy, a suburb of Salt Lake City. It sits just a block away from three bus stops, providing residents with easy connections to the entire Salt Lake metropolitan area. Nearby off-site recreational options include the Porter Rockwell Trail for walking and biking and Crescent Community Park. Residents and visitors appreciate the roomy living areas and the ample parking, making it easy for residents to visit with their loved ones. Residents also ... (read more)
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The Wellington

4522 South 1300 East, Salt Lake City, UT
$$$$
29 reviews
The Wellington is a senior living facility located outside Salt Lake City, in the foothills of the Wasatch Mountains. It's conveniently located between I-15 and I-215 close to shopping centers, restaurants and St. Mark's and IMC hospitals. Family members praise the skilled nursing staff for the kind and consistent care. Visitors and residents enjoy the clean facility and well-maintained grounds. Residents give high marks for the large apartments that include a bedroom, bathro... (read more)
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Pacifica Senior Living Millcreek

777 East 3900 South, Salt Lake City, UT
$$$$
22 reviews
Pacifica Senior Living Millcreek is conveniently located in a suburb 15 minutes south of Salt Lake City. It is only a block from St. Mark's Hospital and is close to shopping centers, restaurants and parks. Families compliment the facility's spacious apartments and companion suites with living rooms and kitchenettes. When visitors tour the community, they appreciate being greeted by friendly and knowledgeable staff members, and they love the beautiful shady grounds with walkin... (read more)
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Sunrise at Holladay

4650 S. Highland Drive, Salt Lake City, UT
$$$$
24 reviews
Sunrise at Holladay is located south of Salt Lake City, off I-215. The location is convenient to shopping centers, restaurants and St. Mark's Hospital. Visitors love the warm and elegant decor, clean surroundings and beautiful flower gardens. They mention the lovely rooms and the well-planned community. Family members appreciate seasoned staff members who know and care about each patient. Residents enjoy spending time on scenic drives and lunch outings, as well as musical per... (read more)
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Cottonwood Creek

1245 E Murray Holladay Road, Salt Lake City, UT
$$$$
20 reviews
Cottonwood Creek senior living facility is located in beautiful Holladay, Utah. It is less than 20 minutes from Salt Lake City, and easily accessible from I-215. Residents enjoy the park-like surroundings with well-maintained landscaping and a circular walking path. They also appreciate activities, such as canyon drives, service opportunities and water aerobics. Families praise the kitchen staff for delicious, high-quality meals served restaurant-style in the spacious dining ... (read more)
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At A Glance

There are 50 assisted living communities in the city and surrounding suburbs to choose from. The average cost of assisted living in West Jordan is $3,100 per month, according to the latest estimates from Genworth.

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What to Consider About Assisted Living in West Jordan

West Jordan is a Salt Lake City suburb which ranked 13th in Sperling's "Best Cities for Seniors 2005." The study considered factors including the availability of medical services and senior living facilities. West Jordan is home to at least three assisted living facilities for seniors, with another 52 facilities close by in communities such as South Jordan, Sandy and Salt Lake City. Utah's Department of Health, Facility Licensing and Certifications, licenses these facilities and places them into two categories. Type I facilities are for residents who can safely exit the facility without assistance in an emergency. Type II facilities serve residents who need at least one person's help to evacuate. 

Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in West Jordan

  • In West Jordan, summers tend to be hot and dry, with highs around 92 degrees Fahrenheit. On average, the city receives 21 fewer inches of rain per year than the national median. Winters are usually cold, with an average low temperature of 21 degrees Fahrenheit.

  • The overall cost of living in West Jordan is 5.4 percent above the U.S. average, mainly due to high housing prices. In some categories, like health care and groceries, West Jordan is actually less expensive than the national average by 5 and 5.6 percent, respectively.

  • Tax policies in West Jordan and throughout Utah are "moderately" favorable toward retirees. The state fully taxes retirement account withdrawals and Social Security income but only partially taxes pension income.

  • Assisted living communities in West Jordan may choose to offer residents outings to local points of interest including Point Gardens, Leatherby's Family Creamery, Bingham Copper Mine, Monte L. Bean Life Science Museum and Gardner Village.

  • West Jordan's Utah Transit Authority provides fixed route and paratransit bus service. All routes connect with TRAX rail stations and seniors may qualify for reduced fares.

  • West Jordan has an array of community resources for seniors, including Salt Lake County Aging and Adult Services, an organization that promotes "independence through advocacy, engagement and access to resources," as well as one senior center.


Paying for Assisted Living in West Jordan

Average Monthly Costs

Cities in Utah

$4,000.00 US
$3,900.00 Draper
$3,741.00 South Jordan
$3,100.00 Sandy
$3,100.00 West Jordan
$2,978.00 Salt Lake City
$2,900.00 Lehi

Assisted Living costs in West Jordan start around $3,100 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of assisted living is $4,000 per month, according to the latest figures from Genworth’s Cost of Care Survey.

It’s important to note that assisted living rates in West Jordan and the surrounding suburbs can vary widely based on factors such as location, the level of care needed, apartment size and the types of amenities offered at each community.

Financial Assistance for Assisted Living in West Jordan

In West Jordan as in the rest of Utah, the state helps eligible seniors pay for assisted living facilities with the Medicaid New Choices 1915(c) Waiver program. Utah does not offer a Supplemental Security Income (SSI) payment for assisted living facilities. 

Learn more about these programs, plus who’s eligible, on our Assisted Living in Utah page.

More Ways to Pay for Assisted Living

While many families use their own funds or personal assets to pay for assisted living, there are plenty of additional options to cover these costs. Some additional ways to finance assisted living costs include:

  • Veterans Benefits
  • Life Insurance Policy
  • Long-Term Care Insurance
  • Reverse Mortgage

For more information about different ways to finance assisted living, visit our Assisted Living in Utah page.


Free Assisted Living Resources in West Jordan

West Jordan and the surrounding area are home to numerous government agencies and non-profit organizations offering help for seniors searching for or currently residing in an assisted living community. These organizations can also provide assistance in a number of other eldercare services such as geriatric care management, elder law advice, estate planning, finding home care and health and wellness programs.


Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in West Jordan

West Jordan-area assisted living communities must adhere to the comprehensive set of state laws and regulations that all assisted living communities in Utah are required to follow. Visit our Assisted Living in Utah page for more information about these laws.