AlzheimersNet is your guide to memory care in Bakersfield, CA. Memory care facilities offer housing and care for seniors with Alzheimer's disease and other kinds of dementia. Memory care enables seniors with memory impairment to stay as active and engaged as they possibly can, while living in a dignified, safe and supervised setting. Our local Senior Living Advisors understand dementia care in Bakersfield, CA and nearby cities. After an initial assessment, your advisor will prepare a list of memory care facilities that most closely match your loved one's individual imperatives for care and living preferences, as well as your family's budget.Memory Care Costs in Bakersfield, 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 Bakersfield ranges from $1,500 to $6,609 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 Bakersfield
Neighborhoods in Bakersfield include: East Bakersfield, Downtown Bakersfield, Buck Owens Boulevard, Westchester, Stockdale, Southwest Bakersfield, Northwest Bakersfield, Northeast Bakersfield, and Old Town Kern.
The official website for the city of Bakersfield is http://www.bakersfieldcity.us.
Bakersfield is represented by City Manager Alan Tandy, City clerk Nelson Smith, Mayor Harvey Hall, and Finance director Roberta Gafford.
Bakersfield is a city in Southern California, United States near the southern end of the San Joaquin Valley in Kern County. The city is 110 mi (180 km) north of Los Angeles and about the same distance south of Fresno. It is an inland city about 135 mi (217 km) east of Pismo Beach on the Pacific Ocean. Bakersfield's population is around 375,000, making it the 9th largest city in California and the 52nd largest city in the United States. The city is also the county seat for Kern County, which encompasses the entire MSA and is the third largest county in California by area. The total Bakersfield inner urban area, which includes East Bakersfield and Rosedale, has a population of about 464,000.Bakersfield is in Kern County which is generally considered part of Southern California and shares its southern border with Los Angeles County. However, many residents consider Bakersfield to be more a part of Central California as it is near Kings and Tulare counties and is a hub for agriculture and oil production.Bakersfield is the focal point of the larger Bakersfield-Delano, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area, which is coextensive with Kern County. In 2010, it had a population of 839,631, making it the 62nd largest metropolitan area in United States.Bakersfield has a very diverse economy. Kern County is the most productive oil producing county, and the fourth most productive agricultural county (by value) in the United States. Other industries include natural gas and other energy extraction, aerospace, mining, petroleum refining, manufacturing, distribution, food processing, and corporate/regional headquarters.