Frequently Asked Questions
How many daycares are there in California?
There are 28,294 daycares in California, based on CareLuLu data. This includes 16,405 home-based programs and 11,889 centers.
How much does daycare cost in California?
The cost of daycare in California is $812 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, 6,672 daycares care for infants (as well as toddlers). This includes 5,596 home-based programs and 1,076 centers.
How many daycares offer part-time care or drop-in care in California?
Based on CareLuLu data, 5,801 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, 5,902 daycares speak at least one foreign language. Spoken languages include Spanish, Armenian, Russian, Chinese and Farsi.