AlzheimersNet is your guide to memory care in Walnut, CA. Memory care communities provide housing and care for older adults with Alzheimer's disease and other types of dementia. Memory care enables seniors who have memory loss to stay as active and engaged as they possibly can, while living in a dignified, comfortable and supervised setting. Our local Senior Living Advisors have local expertise in memory care in Walnut, CA and surrounding areas. After an initial assessment, your advisor will send you a list of memory care communities that fit your loved one's unique requirements for care and living preferences, as well as your family's budget.Memory Care Costs in Walnut, CA
Price varies widely depending on location, care required, size of the resident's living space and the level of luxury at the community. The price of memory care in Walnut ranges from $2,845 to $5,490 a month.
Memory Care Costs in Nearby Cities* The costs above represent the AVERAGE monthly cost of memory care for a one person bedroom in that city.
Facts about Walnut
The official website for the city of Walnut is http://www.ci.walnut.ca.us.
Walnut is represented by Mayor Antonio Cartagena, Council Member Mary Su, and Mayor Pro Tem Nancy Tragarz.
Walnut is a suburban, upper middle class city in the eastern part of Los Angeles County in California. Money's Best Places to Live ranked Walnut #70 in 2009 and #57 in 2011, the highest ranking for a Californian city both years.The greater Walnut Valley is located between the steep San Jose Hills mountain range to the north, and the gentle Puente Hills to the south. Quality housing consists of master-planned single family homes ranging in size from 1,800 to 11,200 square feet. The city hosts a highly ranked public school system - the prestigious Walnut Valley Unified School District, which has been ranked by numerous sources as one of the top public school districts in all of Southern California. as well as Mt. San Antonio Community College. Walnut is one of the cities with the lowest crime rates in the San Gabriel Valley.The city's name is derived from the Rancho Los Nogales Mexican land grant: nogales being the Spanish word for "walnut trees". The native California black walnut is a common tree of the San Jose Hills. The City of Walnut is a general law city incorporated on January 19, 1959. It is governed by the city council/city manager form of government. A five-member city council is elected by the residents, and a mayor is elected annually by the council to serve a twelve-month term. A city manager is appointed by the council to oversee the daily activities of the city. The city covers nearly nine square miles (23 km2) and is home to hundreds of businesses. Its 2012 population was estimated at 29,661 by the United States Census Bureau. Moreover, according to the 2010 United States Census - Walnut has a median household income at one of the top earning percentiles in the country at $101,250, with a mere 6.2% of the population living below the federal poverty line.