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Assisted Living in Alabama

Alabama has 319 assisted living facilities, with 698 total senior housing providers operating in the state. With costs of assisted living facilities in Alabama generally ranging from $900 to $5,760 monthly, the average annual cost adds up to around $34,728. The national average cost for the entire country is around $3,500 per month.

The metro area of Decatur generally has the highest assisted living expenses in the state of Alabama, with prices ranging from $185 per month up to $221 per month and an average annual cost of about $73,365. The lowest assisted living costs in Alabama are in and around the Gadsden area, where they range between $1,750 and $3,075 per month. Here, the average yearly expense runs approximately $30,030.

The SeniorScore™ for Alabama is 72. The state ranks as the 23rd biggest state in the country. It has an aggregate population of approximately 4,779,588, 28% of which are over the age of 55. Residents have an average life expectancy of around 75.4 years.

The mean household income in Alabama is $59,062, with a median income of around $45,642. Those who reside in the state bring in roughly $23,585 on an individual basis. The state has a low general cost of living. Currently, it has an unemployment rate of around 9.72%.

Alabama typically has a warmer climate, with average temperatures near 62.7 degrees Fahrenheit. The low temperature is around 50.4 and the high temperature averages 74 degrees.

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