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Assisted Living in Missouri

The state of Missouri has 839 assisted living facilities, with 1,447 total senior care providers serving the state. According to information collected by Medicare, the median cost of assisted living communities in Missouri is $30,000 yearly, with costs typically ranging between $1,095 and $6,780 per month. The nationwide average cost for all 50 states is about $3,500 monthly.

The St. Louis metropolitan area has the highest assisted living costs in the state of Missouri, with prices ranging from $1,829 per month up to $8,500 per month and an average yearly cost of about $44,040. The lowest assisted living prices in Missouri are around the Springfield area, where they average approximately $23,940 yearly and range from $1,500 to $4,740 per month.

Missouri has a very high SeniorScore™ of 74. The state ranks as the 18th biggest state in the country. It has a total population of around 5,989,128. Of this populace, approximately 29% are seniors. The average life expectancy is approximately 77.5.

The average per capita wages in Missouri are about $25,418, with an average household income of $63,318, and a median income of approximately $50,595. The general cost of living in the state is low. It presently has an unemployment rate of about 8.16%.

Average temperatures in Missouri typically range between 43 and 65.7 degrees Fahrenheit. Overall, it has a mild climate, with an average annual temperature of approximately 54.8 degrees.

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