There are only 3 nursing homes in Pacific Grove, California, servicing a relatively small population of 15,046 people. We gave the nursing homes here a first-rate city grade of A-. Even with only a few nursing homes, this is still quite an accomplishment. This is a better score than most of the cities in the United States. Lastly, this city's category grades were every bit as strong as its overall city grade. You can read more about these in the next section.
In addition to performing well in its overall grade, most of the nursing homes in Pacific Grove performed especially well in terms of its nursing grade. We awarded Pacific Grove one of our highest ratings in that category with a grade of A. Nursing grades this high are a great sign for the staffing levels at the nursing homes in this city. We also wanted to point out that some of its facilities received nearly flawless health inspections in recent years. For this reason, we gave the city an A- for this category. Wrapping up its quality profile, Pacific Grove earned a grade of B+ for its short-term care score and a B+ for long-term care. We really found this city to be very competent everywhere we looked.