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Assisted Living in Alaska

Alaska has 625 senior care providers, including 381 assisted living communities. With costs of assisted living communities in Alaska generally ranging from $3,390 to $7,500 per month, the average yearly cost runs around $66,000. The nationwide average cost for the entire country is approximately $3,500 monthly.

The highest assisted living costs in the state of Alaska are found in the Fairbanks metro area where prices range between $4,261 per month and $8,000 per month, with a median cost of approximately $85,500 yearly. The lowest assisted living prices in Alaska are in the Anchorage area, where they average approximately $66,000 yearly and range between $800 and $8,250 per month.

The SeniorScore™ for Alaska is 61. It contains a combined population of approximately 709,930, which makes it the 47th largest state in the country. Within this populace, about 21% are over the age of 55. Residents have an average life span of about 78.3 years.

The average per capita wages in Alaska are around $32,013, with a mean household income of $84,121, and a median income of around $70,433. The state has a very high overall cost of living and a current unemployment rate of around 8.35%.

Alaska typically has a harsh climate, with average annual temperatures of around 36.7 degrees Fahrenheit. The low temperature is about 29 and the high temperature averages 43.5 degrees.

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