Frequently Asked Questions
How many daycares are there in California?
There are 28,345 daycares in California, based on CareLuLu data. This includes 16,465 home-based programs and 11,880 centers.
How much does daycare cost in California?
The cost of daycare in California is $1,625 per month. This is the average price for full-time, based on CareLuLu data, including homes and centers.
How many daycares accept infants in California?
Based on CareLuLu data, 6,492 daycares care for infants (as well as toddlers). This includes 5,425 home-based programs and 1,067 centers.
How many daycares offer part-time care or drop-in care in California?
Based on CareLuLu data, 5,582 daycares offer part-time care or drop-in care in California.
How many daycares teach a foreign language in California (Spanish, French, Chinese, etc.)?
Based on CareLuLu data, 5,727 daycares speak at least one foreign language. Spoken languages include Spanish, Armenian, Russian, Chinese and Farsi.