Assisted Living in Cordova, Alaska
There are 0 assisted living facilities in Cordova, Alaska. The mean cost / day for assisted living in Alaska is about $183, with costs ranging between $113 and $250 daily. On a monthly basis, this equates to a mean expenditure of $5,500, with costs ranging from about $3,390 to $7,500. The mean annual cost is $66,000, which is over the nationwide average of $42,000.
SeniorScore™ for Cordova, Alaska
- Cordova scores lower than the Alaska average of 53.
- Cordova scores significantly lower than the national average of 72.
Health & Safety
- There is a low number of Medicare registered physicians within the city limits.
- There is 1 hospital within close range of the city (Cordova Comm Medical Center).
- There is 1 senior living facility in close proximity to the city (Cordova Community Medical Center LTC).
- There is a very low number of home healthcare providers operating in the city.
- There is a very low number of fire stations serving the city.
- The average life expectancy is 78.3, compared to the national average of 78.6.
- There are 5 pharmacies within close range of the city.
- The area has a very low property crime rate.
- The area has an average violent crime rate.
Recreation & Leisure
- The city has a low percentage of seniors in the population (25% of residents).
- There are no golf courses in or around the city.
- There are 5 parks near the city center, including Copper River Delta, US Forestry Department, and Fish & Wildlife Protection.
- There are 4 churches in or near the city, including Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church of God, and St George\'s Episcopal Church.
- There are no malls / shopping centers within close range of the city.
- There are no grocery stores within city.
- There are no movie theatres in or near the city.
- There are no gyms or health clubs in or near the city.
- The property taxes average 2.40% of total income, which is significantly lower than the national average of 2.79%.
- The property taxes average 1.10% of property value, which is significantly lower than the national average of 1.09%.
- The city sales taxes averages 3.75%, which is significantly lower than the national average of 6.97%.
- Alaska has an average state income tax of 0.00%, compared to the national average of 3.38%.
- The city's mean household income is $90,433, which is significantly higher than the national average of $64,580.
- The city's median household income is $78,813, which is significantly higher than the national median of $51,560.
- The city's per capita income is $34,049, which is significantly higher than the national average of $25,611.
- Assisted living costs average $70,230 per year, which are very high compared to national figures.
- Nursing home costs average $302,950 per year, which are very high compared to national costs.
- Adult daycare costs average $29,640 per year, which are very high compared to national numbers.
- Home healthcare costs average $57,200 annually, which are very high compared to national costs.
- The unemployment rate is about 11.78%, which is high compared to national averages.
- The overall cost of living is very high compared to national averages.
- 3% of the senior population are financially responsible for at least one grandchild.
General Quality of Life
- Cordova receives very high levels of rainfall each year.
- Cordova has very harsh mean temperatures, with very cold winters and pleasant summers.
- Cordova has a very sparse population density of 0.9 people per square mile.
- Residents of Cordova have a very short daily commute time.
- Cordova has a very low public school quality ranking.
- The city has a low public school safety rating.
- This city has a high graduation rate of 90.60%.
Cordova is a small municipality in Valdez-Cordova Census Area in Alaska. The encompassing area has 553,665 people, but there are just 2,348 living within the city itself. Approximately 25% of the population are over the age of 55.
Cordova has a low SeniorScore™ of 50. The city has an average per capita income of $34,000 and an average household income is $79,000 (the Alaska state average is $48,000). The current unemployment rate is roughly 11.78% and the mean housing price is $408,000, which is higher than the Alaska average of $219,000.
Cordova has very harsh average temperatures, with bitterly cold winters and calm summers. The city gets very high amounts of precipitation each year. In relation to similarly-sized cities, Cordova has a moderate rate of crime.