With a population of 171,802 people, Escondido, California is among is a fairly large city. Surprisingly, there are just 3 nursing homes in the city, which is fewer than we expected in a city of this size. We awarded the nursing homes here a superb city grade of A-. Even with a limited selection of facilities, this is still quite an accomplishment. Escondido is ranked number 247 on our list of the best cities to find nursing homes in the nation. This is impressive given that we ranked thousands of cities around the country. This place's strong profile was highlighted by its nursing homes' short-term care grades, which you can find in the next section.
In addition to performing well in its overall grade, most of the facilities in Escondido performed especially well in short-term care. We awarded it one of our highest scores in that area with a grade of A. Strong short-term care grades generally mean a city's nursing homes have favorable levels of physical therapy staffing. In addition, Escondido performed spectacularly well in the category of inspections as well. In fact, some of its facilities received nearly flawless inspection reports this year. As a result, we awarded it an A- in this area. Rounding out its top notch profile, Escondido received a grade of A- for its nursing grade and a grade of B+ in the area of long-term care.