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Best Cities for Successful Aging | Napa, CA
#49
OVERALL RANKING

Napa, CA


SCORE: 84.05

#55
FOR AGES 65-79
SCORE: 84.41
 
#23
FOR AGES 80+
SCORE: 86.68
 
Percent of Population 65+:  15.99%
Population 65+:  22,210
Total Population:  138,916

Indicator Rank Score Average
Score
Percent
+/-
General 7 84.99 75.28 12.90 %
Health Care 11 64.06 42.45 50.91 %
Wellness 10 92.63 81.88 13.13 %
Financial 198 73.20 77.72 -5.82 %
Living ArrangementsArrange-
ments
246 51.51 69.85 -26.26 %
Employment / Education 171 52.44 59.20 -11.42 %
Transportation/
Convenience
Transport-
ation
53 69.35 64.90 6.86 %
Community EngagementEngage-
ment
156 49.81 54.20 -8.10 %
(Three-tier color code: 1-25 Green, 26-75 Black, 76+ Red)
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General Indicators

Indicator Rank Score Average
Score
Cost of Living 246 24.65 52.43
Crime Rate 39 62.42 47.77
Employment Growth (2007-2012) 90 81.11 80.02
Unemployment Rate 144 37.94 41.03
Income Distribution 137 85.18 85.72
Weather 4 71.80 49.12
Fatal Car Crashes 12 21.66 11.85

Health-Care Indicators

Indicator Rank Score Average
Score
Number of Doctors 43 18.60 15.54
Number of hospital beds 1 100.00 34.20
% of Hospitals with JCAHO Accreditation 1 100.00 79.23
Expenses per Inpatient Day 224 40.50 60.11
Number of Long-Term Hospitals 13 49.07 9.41
Number of Hospitals with Geriatric Services 121 22.56 25.35
% of Hospitals with Rehabilitation Services 102 37.47 36.38
Number of Hospitals with Alzheimer's units 252 .00 5.73
Number of Hospitals with Hospice Services 252 .00 15.76
% of Hospitals with Medical School Affiliation 80 33.33 26.90
% of Magnet Hospitals 252 .00 6.41
Number of Orthopedic Surgeons 73 14.66 13.47
Number of psychologists 9 48.90 21.04
Number of nurses 53 28.77 24.33
Number of Physical Therapists 62 44.26 35.67
ER Wait Times 9 53.57 27.98
 

Wellness Indicators

Indicator Rank Score Average
Score
Medicare Enrollment 135 91.18 90.82
Obesity rate, population 65+ 28 60.66 50.43
Diabetes Rate 16 63.23 46.23
Alzheimer's Cases 188 77.38 81.94
Number of Caregivers 224 59.22 71.15
Life Expectancy at 65 38 86.45 81.36
Number of Fitness Centers 17 63.41 40.35
Number of fast food outlets 25 78.49 64.16
Sugary drink consumption 40 91.11 74.11
Number of Golf courses, skiing, marinas, bowling 74 26.01 22.34

Financial Indicators

Indicator Rank Score Average
Score
Number of banks and financial institutions 102 58.57 55.90
Total bank deposits 49 1.54 1.72
Tax burden 223 53.21 72.59
Dependency Ratio 161 59.46 63.45
Index Growth of Small Businesses (2006-2011) 116 70.92 71.00
% of 65+ population below poverty 46 46.43 37.11
Capital Gains as % of AGI 50 56.77 43.03
Income Growth (2007-2012) 157 61.32 62.83
Amount of Reverse Mortgages 249 2.38 20.25
 

Living Arrangements Indicators

Indicator Rank Score Average
Score
Median House Price 248 15.05 47.00
Median Rental Price 250 39.77 69.66
% of Houses with 65+ Residents 17 60.71 49.14
Number of Nursing Beds 194 15.74 26.73
Cost of Semi-private nursing room 196 56.63 70.35
Number of home health-care service providers 228 2.29 9.48
Continuing Care Facilities 29 30.04 15.92
Cost of assisted living 213 60.90 70.12
Nursing-home rating 57 44.44 34.13
% of seniors living in family households 195 80.89 84.74
Cost of adult day services 168 51.32 61.47

Employment/Education Indicators

Indicator Rank Score Average
Score
Percent of 65+ Employed 130 56.76 57.95
65+ Unemployment Rate 218 4.10 12.33
Employment growth in health,education,leisure and hospitality 171 67.54 69.72
Output of service sector/manufacturing 181 4.12 9.69
College Enrollment 130 23.21 29.22
 

Transportation/Convenience Indicators

Indicator Rank Score Average
Score
Average commute time to work 210 63.18 71.39
Number of Passenger Trips 114 7.97 11.53
Investment in Public/Senior Transportation 85 64.84 64.25
% of commuters who walk to work 34 27.22 17.90
Number of Grocery, etc. 36 66.16 55.19
% of Seniors near grocery 88 87.84 84.52

Community Engagement Indicators

Indicator Rank Score Average
Score
% of population 65+ 63 44.34 39.94
Number of arts, entertainment, and recreation facilities 109 16.13 18.61
Senior Volunteer Rates 169 55.71 63.01
Number of Public Libraries 203 13.95 25.07
Number of YMCAs 45 18.93 12.40
Funding for Seniors 176 23.33 25.37